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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 82 98 89
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 56 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.38% 1.38% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 1.69% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 19
Average salary £39,500 £44,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.73% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-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
1890 1713 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.39% 81.22% 70.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1543 1003
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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 30 September 2014.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 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 50 (55.56%) Windows
2 39 (43.33%) VMware
3 37 (41.11%) Microsoft
4 30 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 25 (27.78%) SQL
6 24 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 24 (26.67%) Finance
7 22 (24.44%) Firewall
7 22 (24.44%) ITIL
8 21 (23.33%) UNIX
8 21 (23.33%) Citrix
8 21 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 20 (22.22%) Cisco
10 19 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 18 (20.00%) VMware ESX
12 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (18.89%) Exchange Server 2007
13 16 (17.78%) XenApp
13 16 (17.78%) Business Continuity
14 15 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (16.67%) MCP
14 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
14 15 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (15.56%) Degree
15 14 (15.56%) PowerShell
15 14 (15.56%) VPN
16 13 (14.44%) TCP/IP
17 12 (13.33%) WAN
17 12 (13.33%) LAN

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 24 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 20 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (18.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
6 12 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
9 4 (4.44%) WebLogic
9 4 (4.44%) IIS
9 4 (4.44%) Apache
9 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.44%) Firewall
2 14 (15.56%) VPN
3 13 (14.44%) TCP/IP
4 12 (13.33%) LAN
4 12 (13.33%) WAN
5 11 (12.22%) DNS
6 10 (11.11%) SAN
6 10 (11.11%) IP Telephony
7 8 (8.89%) Multicast
8 6 (6.67%) LDAP
8 6 (6.67%) DHCP
8 6 (6.67%) VoIP
9 5 (5.56%) NAS
10 3 (3.33%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.22%) VLAN
11 2 (2.22%) Wireless
11 2 (2.22%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.22%) Internet
11 2 (2.22%) MPLS
11 2 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) KDB
3 2 (2.22%) MySQL
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
3 4 (4.44%) Back Office
4 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.22%) Law
5 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Front Office
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (20.00%) Analyst
2 11 (12.22%) Applications Support
3 10 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Consultant
4 9 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
5 8 (8.89%) Architect
6 6 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.56%) IT Support
7 5 (5.56%) Wintel Architect
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 4 (4.44%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.56%) HTML
2 4 (4.44%) JMS
3 2 (2.22%) Ajax
3 2 (2.22%) CSS
3 2 (2.22%) Web Services
3 2 (2.22%) XSL
3 2 (2.22%) XSLT
4 1 (1.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 10 (11.11%) Clustering
2 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.44%) Handset
3 4 (4.44%) Replication
4 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.11%) NHS
6 1 (1.11%) Equities
6 1 (1.11%) Derivative
6 1 (1.11%) Statistics
6 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 50 (55.56%) Windows
2 21 (23.33%) UNIX
3 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (12.22%) Linux
5 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.56%) AIX
7 5 (5.56%) Solaris
8 3 (3.33%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.33%) SUSE
9 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) ITIL
2 16 (17.78%) Business Continuity
3 12 (13.33%) Change Control
4 9 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (7.78%) Risk Management
6 7 (7.78%) Business Continuity Planning
7 6 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.67%) Web Development
8 4 (4.44%) Operations Management
8 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.44%) Security Management
8 4 (4.44%) Project Management
8 4 (4.44%) Quality Management
8 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.44%) Business Continuity Management
8 4 (4.44%) People Management
9 3 (3.33%) Coaching
9 3 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.78%) SQL
2 14 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.67%) Perl
4 5 (5.56%) VBScript
5 4 (4.44%) Java
5 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.44%) Korn
6 3 (3.33%) VB
7 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.11%) C
8 1 (1.11%) C#
8 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) MCP
1 15 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (15.56%) Degree
3 10 (11.11%) CCNA
3 10 (11.11%) CCNP
4 9 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.67%) CCIE
5 6 (6.67%) CCIP
6 3 (3.33%) MCSE
6 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.11%) OCA
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 21 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 16 (17.78%) XenApp
5 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 10 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 6 (6.67%) Terminal Services
7 4 (4.44%) vSphere
8 3 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.11%) SRDF
10 1 (1.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.44%) ARCserve
4 3 (3.33%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (3.33%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.33%) Netcool
4 3 (3.33%) Nagios
4 3 (3.33%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (2.22%) Control-M
5 2 (2.22%) Zenoss
5 2 (2.22%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (43.33%) VMware
2 37 (41.11%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.33%) Citrix
4 20 (22.22%) Cisco
5 8 (8.89%) Symantec
6 7 (7.78%) Sun
7 5 (5.56%) NetApp
7 5 (5.56%) SonicWALL
7 5 (5.56%) Kaseya
8 4 (4.44%) HP
9 2 (2.22%) EMC
9 2 (2.22%) IBM
9 2 (2.22%) CA
9 2 (2.22%) Kaspersky
9 2 (2.22%) Remedy
10 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.11%) Oracle
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