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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 69 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 66 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.27% 1.59% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 1.99% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 61 22 29
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £41,000 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,000 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +6.17%
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
1674 1456 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.87% 79.78% 72.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1280 1047
Average salary £43,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,650 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 65 (55.56%) Windows
2 62 (52.99%) Microsoft
3 55 (47.01%) VMware
4 41 (35.04%) SQL
5 39 (33.33%) ITIL
5 39 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 33 (28.21%) UNIX
7 32 (27.35%) MS Exchange
7 32 (27.35%) SLA
7 32 (27.35%) Business Continuity
7 32 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (23.08%) Citrix
8 27 (23.08%) Degree
9 26 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 25 (21.37%) Linux
10 25 (21.37%) Exchange Server 2007
10 25 (21.37%) XenApp
11 23 (19.66%) Finance
12 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (17.95%) Service Delivery
13 21 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
14 19 (16.24%) Cisco
15 18 (15.38%) LAN
15 18 (15.38%) WAN
15 18 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 17 (14.53%) MCP
16 17 (14.53%) Firewall
16 17 (14.53%) VMware ESX
16 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2000
16 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2003

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (27.35%) MS Exchange
2 25 (21.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 21 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2000
4 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (10.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (6.84%) Tomcat
7 8 (6.84%) SharePoint
8 6 (5.13%) Apache
9 4 (3.42%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.71%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 26 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.38%) LAN
1 18 (15.38%) WAN
2 17 (14.53%) Firewall
3 16 (13.68%) SAN
4 8 (6.84%) Network Security
5 7 (5.98%) NAS
5 7 (5.98%) LDAP
5 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.13%) VPN
7 5 (4.27%) DNS
7 5 (4.27%) IP Telephony
7 5 (4.27%) Multicast
7 5 (4.27%) VoIP
8 3 (2.56%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.71%) Internet
10 1 (0.85%) MPLS
10 1 (0.85%) DSL
10 1 (0.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.42%) KDB
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.71%) MySQL
5 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 23 (19.66%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Front Office
4 2 (1.71%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (26.50%) Analyst
2 15 (12.82%) Applications Support
3 13 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 13 (11.11%) Architect
4 12 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 11 (9.40%) Service Manager
5 11 (9.40%) Customer Services Manager
6 8 (6.84%) Wintel Consultant
6 8 (6.84%) Wintel Architect
6 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (6.84%) Consultant
7 7 (5.98%) Technical Architect
7 7 (5.98%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (5.98%) Senior Support Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Applications Support Specialist
8 6 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Applications Specialist
8 6 (5.13%) DBA
8 6 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) HTML
1 5 (4.27%) JMS
2 2 (1.71%) Ajax
2 2 (1.71%) CSS
2 2 (1.71%) Web Services
2 2 (1.71%) XSL
2 2 (1.71%) XSLT
3 1 (0.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Clustering
2 12 (10.26%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.98%) Handset
4 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.56%) VAX
5 3 (2.56%) Replication
6 2 (1.71%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.71%) Equities
6 2 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.71%) Derivative
6 2 (1.71%) Statistics
6 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (55.56%) Windows
2 33 (28.21%) UNIX
3 25 (21.37%) Linux
4 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (9.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (9.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.13%) AIX
6 6 (5.13%) Solaris
7 5 (4.27%) CentOS
8 4 (3.42%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.56%) VMS
9 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.56%) SUSE
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.33%) ITIL
2 32 (27.35%) Business Continuity
3 21 (17.95%) Service Delivery
4 15 (12.82%) Business Continuity Planning
5 12 (10.26%) Security Management
5 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (9.40%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (9.40%) BCP
6 11 (9.40%) Coaching
7 10 (8.55%) Change Control
8 8 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (6.84%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (5.98%) Incident Management
9 7 (5.98%) Web Development
10 6 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.27%) Migration
11 5 (4.27%) Information Security
11 5 (4.27%) Data Protection
11 5 (4.27%) Capacity Management
11 5 (4.27%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.04%) SQL
2 16 (13.68%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.84%) Shell Script
4 7 (5.98%) Perl
5 5 (4.27%) VBScript
5 5 (4.27%) Java
5 5 (4.27%) Korn
6 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.56%) VB
7 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.85%) C
8 1 (0.85%) C#
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (23.08%) Degree
2 18 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (14.53%) MCP
4 12 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (8.55%) SC Cleared
5 10 (8.55%) Security Cleared
6 7 (5.98%) CCNA
7 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (4.27%) CCIE
8 5 (4.27%) CCNP
8 5 (4.27%) CCIP
9 3 (2.56%) MCSA
10 2 (1.71%) MCTS
10 2 (1.71%) MCITP
11 1 (0.85%) CCA
11 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.85%) MCSE
11 1 (0.85%) OCA
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (27.35%) SLA
2 5 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 32 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (21.37%) XenApp
4 17 (14.53%) VMware ESX
5 15 (12.82%) vSphere
6 12 (10.26%) Hyper-V
7 11 (9.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 9 (7.69%) Terminal Services
9 5 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.85%) SRDF
11 1 (0.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) Netcool
1 8 (6.84%) Nagios
1 8 (6.84%) ITRS Geneos
2 6 (5.13%) Control-M
3 5 (4.27%) ARCserve
3 5 (4.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.27%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.56%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.85%) WSUS
5 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (52.99%) Microsoft
2 55 (47.01%) VMware
3 27 (23.08%) Citrix
4 19 (16.24%) Cisco
5 11 (9.40%) Sun
5 11 (9.40%) EMC
6 7 (5.98%) Dell
6 7 (5.98%) Oracle
7 6 (5.13%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.13%) Symantec
8 5 (4.27%) SonicWALL
8 5 (4.27%) Kaseya
8 5 (4.27%) Juniper
9 2 (1.71%) CA
9 2 (1.71%) NetApp
10 1 (0.85%) BMC
10 1 (0.85%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago