The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 51 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.79% 2.20% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 2.52% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +2.40%
Disaster Recovery
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
276 317 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 82.14% 87.33% 92.23%
Number of salaries quoted 267 271 174
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Bedford region.

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Bedford

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Bedford

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery.

1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) SAN
3 11 (55.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (40.00%) NetApp
4 8 (40.00%) Firmware
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) EMC
4 8 (40.00%) Replication
4 8 (40.00%) CLARiiON
4 8 (40.00%) EMC Centera
4 8 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (40.00%) Network Security
4 8 (40.00%) NAS
4 8 (40.00%) Symmetrix DMX
5 7 (35.00%) WAN
5 7 (35.00%) LAN
6 6 (30.00%) CCDP
6 6 (30.00%) CCNP
6 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (30.00%) SLA
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) CCSA
6 6 (30.00%) CCSE
6 6 (30.00%) Change Control
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) SAN
2 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (40.00%) Network Security
2 8 (40.00%) NAS
3 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) Firewall
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (25.00%) OSPF
5 5 (25.00%) BGP
6 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (15.00%) tcpdump
7 2 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) FTP
7 2 (10.00%) HTTP
7 2 (10.00%) VoIP
8 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
1 8 (40.00%) Storage Specialist
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Network Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Support
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Replication
1 8 (40.00%) CLARiiON
1 8 (40.00%) EMC Centera
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (40.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 6 (30.00%) Change Control
4 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (20.00%) Network Management
5 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Logistics
6 2 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) High Availability
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) CCSA
2 6 (30.00%) CCSE
2 6 (30.00%) CCNP
2 6 (30.00%) CCDP
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) MCP
4 2 (10.00%) MCSE
4 2 (10.00%) MCSA
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (10.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Firmware
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) EMC
2 8 (40.00%) NetApp
3 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Intel
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) F5