The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 65 57 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 25 45 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.60% 3.91% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 4.78% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 13
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £37,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
Disaster Recovery
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
816 942 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.91% 81.84% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 722 790 735
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -1 13 £65,000 +30.00%
Luton +1 6 £55,000 -15.38%
Dunstable -15 3 £52,500 -15.32%
Disaster Recovery
East of England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 41 (69.49%) Microsoft
2 33 (55.93%) ITIL
3 28 (47.46%) Windows
4 25 (42.37%) Network Security
5 24 (40.68%) Active Directory
6 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
6 22 (37.29%) Cisco
6 22 (37.29%) VMware
7 21 (35.59%) Firewall
7 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (35.59%) MCSA
7 21 (35.59%) CCNP
7 21 (35.59%) Citrix
7 21 (35.59%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (35.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (33.90%) VCP5
8 20 (33.90%) XenApp
8 20 (33.90%) vSphere
8 20 (33.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 20 (33.90%) Server Building
8 20 (33.90%) Intel
8 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (33.90%) MCSE
8 20 (33.90%) MCP
8 20 (33.90%) MS Exchange
8 20 (33.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (33.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (33.90%) Exchange Server 2003

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 20 (33.90%) MS Exchange
1 20 (33.90%) Exchange Server 2003
1 20 (33.90%) Exchange Server 2007
1 20 (33.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Visio
2 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
3 8 (13.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (42.37%) Network Security
2 21 (35.59%) Firewall
3 19 (32.20%) OSPF
3 19 (32.20%) BGP
4 18 (30.51%) TCP/IP
5 14 (23.73%) LAN
5 14 (23.73%) WAN
6 13 (22.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (22.03%) Spanning Tree
7 8 (13.56%) tcpdump
7 8 (13.56%) Wireshark
8 6 (10.17%) Wireless
8 6 (10.17%) SSL
8 6 (10.17%) DWDM
8 6 (10.17%) MPLS
8 6 (10.17%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (8.47%) HSRP
9 5 (8.47%) VPN
9 5 (8.47%) DNS
9 5 (8.47%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) OLAP
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Publishing
4 2 (3.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Local Government
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Consultant
2 11 (18.64%) Network Consultant
2 11 (18.64%) Security Consultant
2 11 (18.64%) Network Security Consultant
3 10 (16.95%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 7 (11.86%) Team Leader
5 6 (10.17%) Network Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) AWS Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Service Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Network Specialist
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) FMCG
4 1 (1.69%) iSeries
4 1 (1.69%) LPAR
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) Windows
2 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) ITIL
2 20 (33.90%) Server Building
3 16 (27.12%) Network Management
4 13 (22.03%) Load Balancing
5 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
6 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
7 7 (11.86%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (10.17%) Network Design
9 5 (8.47%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (8.47%) Change Management
9 5 (8.47%) Coaching
10 4 (6.78%) Project Management
10 4 (6.78%) Time Management
11 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.08%) Information Security
11 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
11 3 (5.08%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (5.08%) DevOps
11 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) MCSA
1 21 (35.59%) CCNP
1 21 (35.59%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (35.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (33.90%) MCP
2 20 (33.90%) MCSE
2 20 (33.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 20 (33.90%) VCP5
3 16 (27.12%) CCDP
4 14 (23.73%) CCSA
4 14 (23.73%) CCSE
5 12 (20.34%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (6.78%) CCNA
7 1 (1.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) COBIT
2 2 (3.39%) COSO
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (40.68%) Active Directory
2 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (33.90%) VMware ESX
3 20 (33.90%) XenApp
3 20 (33.90%) vSphere
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) HP NNM
2 3 (5.08%) SCCM
2 3 (5.08%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) Puppet
3 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.29%) Cisco
2 22 (37.29%) VMware
3 21 (35.59%) Citrix
4 20 (33.90%) Intel
5 15 (25.42%) CheckPoint
6 9 (15.25%) F5
7 6 (10.17%) Juniper
8 5 (8.47%) Akamai
8 5 (8.47%) HP
9 2 (3.39%) Tableau
10 1 (1.69%) Lotus