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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 44 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 15 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.69% 1.00% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 1.17% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 10
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £44,500 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £56,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
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
274 257 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 85.63% 85.67% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 244 253 178
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2014.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Bedford

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) SAN
3 9 (56.25%) NetApp
3 9 (56.25%) Firmware
3 9 (56.25%) EMC
3 9 (56.25%) Replication
3 9 (56.25%) CLARiiON
3 9 (56.25%) EMC Centera
3 9 (56.25%) Degree
3 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
3 9 (56.25%) NAS
3 9 (56.25%) Symmetrix DMX
4 8 (50.00%) Asset Management
5 6 (37.50%) SLA
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) Change Control
7 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (18.75%) WAN
8 3 (18.75%) CCNP
8 3 (18.75%) CCDP
8 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
8 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
8 3 (18.75%) LAN
8 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
8 3 (18.75%) OSPF
8 3 (18.75%) BGP
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
2 9 (56.25%) NAS
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
4 3 (18.75%) tcpdump
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (18.75%) OSPF
4 3 (18.75%) BGP
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) FTP
5 1 (6.25%) HTTP
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Technical Specialist
1 9 (56.25%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Network Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Firmware
1 9 (56.25%) Replication
1 9 (56.25%) CLARiiON
1 9 (56.25%) EMC Centera
1 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
1 9 (56.25%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (31.25%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
4 3 (18.75%) Network Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
5 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
2 3 (18.75%) CCDP
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCSA
2 3 (18.75%) CCSE
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) VCP5
4 1 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) EMC
2 9 (56.25%) NetApp
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 2 (12.50%) Intel
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) HP