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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 69 106 87
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -19
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 75 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.20% 1.09% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 1.32% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 67 20 23
Average salary £37,500 £44,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.20% -10.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £69,500 £73,500
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
1929 1739 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.19% 82.42% 71.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1712 1584 988
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 30 October 2014.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 58 (53.21%) Windows
2 49 (44.95%) Microsoft
3 48 (44.04%) VMware
4 34 (31.19%) Active Directory
4 34 (31.19%) SQL
5 30 (27.52%) UNIX
6 29 (26.61%) ITIL
7 28 (25.69%) MS Exchange
7 28 (25.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (22.94%) Citrix
8 25 (22.94%) Finance
9 24 (22.02%) Business Continuity
10 22 (20.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (19.27%) XenApp
11 21 (19.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
12 20 (18.35%) Degree
13 19 (17.43%) Firewall
14 18 (16.51%) Linux
14 18 (16.51%) SLA
14 18 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2003
14 18 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2010
15 17 (15.60%) Cisco
16 16 (14.68%) LAN
16 16 (14.68%) WAN
16 16 (14.68%) VMware ESX
16 16 (14.68%) SAN
17 15 (13.76%) MCP
17 15 (13.76%) Exchange Server 2000
17 15 (13.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 28 (25.69%) MS Exchange
2 21 (19.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (13.76%) Exchange Server 2000
5 13 (11.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (8.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (7.34%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.67%) WebLogic
8 4 (3.67%) Apache
8 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.75%) IIS
10 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.43%) Firewall
2 16 (14.68%) SAN
2 16 (14.68%) LAN
2 16 (14.68%) WAN
3 11 (10.09%) VPN
4 10 (9.17%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.26%) DNS
5 9 (8.26%) IP Telephony
6 7 (6.42%) NAS
6 7 (6.42%) LDAP
6 7 (6.42%) Multicast
7 6 (5.50%) VoIP
8 5 (4.59%) Network Security
9 4 (3.67%) DHCP
9 4 (3.67%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.83%) Internet
11 1 (0.92%) MPLS
11 1 (0.92%) Wireless
11 1 (0.92%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) KDB
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Toad
General
1 25 (22.94%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Banking
3 3 (2.75%) Retail
3 3 (2.75%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.75%) Back Office
3 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Front Office
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (22.02%) Analyst
2 13 (11.93%) Support Analyst
2 13 (11.93%) Applications Support
3 11 (10.09%) Support Engineer
3 11 (10.09%) Architect
4 8 (7.34%) Consultant
4 8 (7.34%) Network Engineer
4 8 (7.34%) Wintel Consultant
5 7 (6.42%) Technical Support
6 6 (5.50%) Technical Architect
6 6 (5.50%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Technical Support Analyst
6 6 (5.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (5.50%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (5.50%) Wintel Architect
6 6 (5.50%) Senior Support Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) Customer Services Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) IT Support
7 5 (4.59%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) HTML
1 5 (4.59%) JMS
2 2 (1.83%) Ajax
2 2 (1.83%) CSS
2 2 (1.83%) Web Services
2 2 (1.83%) XSL
2 2 (1.83%) XSLT
3 1 (0.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Blackberry
1 9 (8.26%) Clustering
2 6 (5.50%) Handset
3 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.75%) Replication
5 2 (1.83%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.83%) Equities
5 2 (1.83%) VAX
5 2 (1.83%) Derivative
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.92%) NHS
6 1 (0.92%) Statistics
6 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 58 (53.21%) Windows
2 30 (27.52%) UNIX
3 22 (20.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (16.51%) Linux
5 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.50%) AIX
7 6 (5.50%) Solaris
8 4 (3.67%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.75%) SUSE
10 2 (1.83%) VMS
11 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) ITIL
2 24 (22.02%) Business Continuity
3 11 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (9.17%) Business Continuity Planning
5 9 (8.26%) Change Control
5 9 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (8.26%) Service Delivery
6 8 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (6.42%) Web Development
7 7 (6.42%) Security Management
7 7 (6.42%) Risk Management
7 7 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.50%) BCP
8 6 (5.50%) Coaching
9 5 (4.59%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (4.59%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.67%) Operations Management
10 4 (3.67%) Project Management
10 4 (3.67%) Change Management
10 4 (3.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.19%) SQL
2 14 (12.84%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.42%) Perl
4 5 (4.59%) Java
4 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.59%) Korn
5 4 (3.67%) VBScript
6 2 (1.83%) VB
6 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.92%) C
7 1 (0.92%) C#
7 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (18.35%) Degree
2 15 (13.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (13.76%) MCP
3 14 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (8.26%) CCNP
4 9 (8.26%) SC Cleared
4 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.26%) CCNA
5 6 (5.50%) CCIE
5 6 (5.50%) CCIP
6 2 (1.83%) MCSE
6 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.92%) OCA
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.51%) SLA
2 3 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (31.19%) Active Directory
2 28 (25.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (19.27%) XenApp
4 16 (14.68%) VMware ESX
5 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 9 (8.26%) Hyper-V
6 8 (7.34%) vSphere
7 7 (6.42%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.92%) SRDF
9 1 (0.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) Netcool
1 6 (5.50%) Nagios
1 6 (5.50%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (3.67%) Control-M
2 4 (3.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.75%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.75%) CA SiteMinder
3 3 (2.75%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.92%) Puppet
5 1 (0.92%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (44.95%) Microsoft
2 48 (44.04%) VMware
3 25 (22.94%) Citrix
4 17 (15.60%) Cisco
5 11 (10.09%) Sun
6 9 (8.26%) EMC
7 5 (4.59%) Kaseya
7 5 (4.59%) SonicWALL
7 5 (4.59%) Symantec
8 4 (3.67%) Oracle
8 4 (3.67%) Dell
9 3 (2.75%) NetApp
10 2 (1.83%) CA
10 2 (1.83%) HP
10 2 (1.83%) IBM
11 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.92%) Remedy
11 1 (0.92%) Kaspersky
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Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: Yesterday
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