The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 81 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 51 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.24% 2.04% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.52% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 21
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -3.52%
Disaster Recovery
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1823 1746 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.10% 80.98% 69.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1573 1015
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 Birmingham

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 53 (56.38%) Windows
2 44 (46.81%) VMware
3 39 (41.49%) Microsoft
4 34 (36.17%) Active Directory
5 27 (28.72%) MS Exchange
6 26 (27.66%) Citrix
6 26 (27.66%) Finance
7 25 (26.60%) Firewall
8 23 (24.47%) SQL
8 23 (24.47%) Cisco
8 23 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 21 (22.34%) VMware ESX
10 21 (22.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 20 (21.28%) UNIX
11 20 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (20.21%) Exchange Server 2007
13 18 (19.15%) ITIL
14 17 (18.09%) Business Continuity
14 17 (18.09%) XenApp
15 16 (17.02%) MCP
15 16 (17.02%) VPN
15 16 (17.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2000
16 15 (15.96%) TCP/IP
16 15 (15.96%) PowerShell
16 15 (15.96%) Change Control
17 14 (14.89%) DNS
18 13 (13.83%) Cisco Certification
19 12 (12.77%) LAN

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 27 (28.72%) MS Exchange
2 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (22.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (20.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2000
6 12 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (12.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.26%) WebLogic
7 4 (4.26%) IIS
7 4 (4.26%) Apache
7 4 (4.26%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.60%) Firewall
2 16 (17.02%) VPN
3 15 (15.96%) TCP/IP
4 14 (14.89%) DNS
5 12 (12.77%) LAN
5 12 (12.77%) WAN
6 11 (11.70%) SAN
7 10 (10.64%) IP Telephony
8 8 (8.51%) Multicast
9 7 (7.45%) DHCP
10 5 (5.32%) VoIP
10 5 (5.32%) NAS
10 5 (5.32%) LDAP
11 3 (3.19%) Wireless
11 3 (3.19%) VLAN
11 3 (3.19%) Ethernet
11 3 (3.19%) MPLS
11 3 (3.19%) NetScaler
12 2 (2.13%) Internet
12 2 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) KDB
3 2 (2.13%) MySQL
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 26 (27.66%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Banking
3 5 (5.32%) Retail
3 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.26%) Back Office
5 2 (2.13%) Law
5 2 (2.13%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Legal
6 1 (1.06%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (19.15%) Analyst
2 11 (11.70%) Applications Support
3 10 (10.64%) Network Engineer
3 10 (10.64%) Team Leader
4 9 (9.57%) Consultant
4 9 (9.57%) Support Analyst
4 9 (9.57%) Wintel Consultant
5 8 (8.51%) Architect
6 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 6 (6.38%) Wintel Architect
7 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.32%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.32%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) IT Support
9 4 (4.26%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) HTML
2 4 (4.26%) JMS
3 2 (2.13%) Ajax
3 2 (2.13%) CSS
3 2 (2.13%) Web Services
3 2 (2.13%) XSL
3 2 (2.13%) XSLT
4 1 (1.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Blackberry
1 12 (12.77%) Clustering
2 5 (5.32%) Replication
3 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.26%) Handset
4 3 (3.19%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.06%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.06%) NHS
5 1 (1.06%) Equities
5 1 (1.06%) Derivative
5 1 (1.06%) Statistics
5 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (56.38%) Windows
2 20 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (21.28%) UNIX
3 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (9.57%) Linux
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.26%) AIX
6 4 (4.26%) Solaris
7 3 (3.19%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.19%) SUSE
7 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.15%) ITIL
2 17 (18.09%) Business Continuity
3 15 (15.96%) Change Control
4 9 (9.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (7.45%) Risk Management
5 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.38%) Project Management
6 6 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.32%) Web Development
8 4 (4.26%) Operations Management
8 4 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.26%) Quality Management
8 4 (4.26%) People Management
8 4 (4.26%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (3.19%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (3.19%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.19%) Change Management
9 3 (3.19%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.47%) SQL
2 15 (15.96%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.38%) VBScript
4 5 (5.32%) Perl
5 4 (4.26%) VB
5 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.19%) Korn
6 3 (3.19%) Java
7 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.06%) C
8 1 (1.06%) C#
8 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) MCP
1 16 (17.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (13.83%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (11.70%) Degree
3 11 (11.70%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.70%) Security Cleared
4 9 (9.57%) CCNA
4 9 (9.57%) CCNP
5 5 (5.32%) CCIP
5 5 (5.32%) CCIE
6 3 (3.19%) MCSE
6 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.06%) OCA
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (36.17%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (22.34%) VMware ESX
4 17 (18.09%) XenApp
5 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 12 (12.77%) Hyper-V
6 7 (7.45%) Terminal Services
7 5 (5.32%) vSphere
8 4 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (3.19%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.06%) SRDF
10 1 (1.06%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (8.51%) NetBackup
3 7 (7.45%) ARCserve
4 6 (6.38%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.19%) Zenoss
5 3 (3.19%) Netcool
5 3 (3.19%) Control-M
5 3 (3.19%) Nagios
5 3 (3.19%) CA SiteMinder
5 3 (3.19%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (3.19%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (46.81%) VMware
2 39 (41.49%) Microsoft
3 26 (27.66%) Citrix
4 23 (24.47%) Cisco
5 12 (12.77%) Symantec
6 6 (6.38%) NetApp
7 5 (5.32%) Sun
7 5 (5.32%) HP
8 4 (4.26%) SonicWALL
8 4 (4.26%) Kaseya
9 3 (3.19%) Kaspersky
9 3 (3.19%) Remedy
10 2 (2.13%) EMC
10 2 (2.13%) IBM
10 2 (2.13%) CA
11 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle
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Salary: £ 46,3000 per annum
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