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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 97 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 30 49 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.38% 2.29% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.89% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28 43 20
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £54,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +1.19%
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
1680 1693 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.38% 79.00% 71.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1508 1029
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 43 (58.11%) Windows
2 30 (40.54%) VMware
3 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
4 25 (33.78%) Active Directory
4 25 (33.78%) Firewall
5 22 (29.73%) Finance
5 22 (29.73%) Cisco
6 19 (25.68%) MS Exchange
7 18 (24.32%) Citrix
8 17 (22.97%) DNS
8 17 (22.97%) Business Continuity
9 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (20.27%) VPN
11 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
12 13 (17.57%) VMware ESX
13 11 (14.86%) UNIX
13 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
13 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (13.51%) Change Control
14 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (13.51%) SAN
14 10 (13.51%) Project Management
15 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
15 9 (12.16%) IP Telephony
15 9 (12.16%) SQL
15 9 (12.16%) XenApp
16 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2000

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (25.68%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2000
6 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (5.41%) WebLogic
7 4 (5.41%) IIS
7 4 (5.41%) Apache
7 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.78%) Firewall
2 17 (22.97%) DNS
3 15 (20.27%) VPN
4 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
5 10 (13.51%) SAN
6 9 (12.16%) IP Telephony
7 8 (10.81%) WAN
7 8 (10.81%) LAN
8 7 (9.46%) Multicast
9 6 (8.11%) DHCP
10 5 (6.76%) NAS
11 4 (5.41%) LDAP
11 4 (5.41%) VoIP
12 3 (4.05%) Wireless
12 3 (4.05%) MPLS
12 3 (4.05%) Ethernet
12 3 (4.05%) Internet
12 3 (4.05%) NetScaler
12 3 (4.05%) VLAN
13 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) MySQL
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 4 (5.41%) Back Office
5 3 (4.05%) Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Legal
6 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (20.27%) Analyst
2 11 (14.86%) Team Leader
3 9 (12.16%) Network Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Operations Team Leader
7 4 (5.41%) Wintel Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Wintel Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.41%) Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.05%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) HTML
2 2 (2.70%) Ajax
2 2 (2.70%) CSS
2 2 (2.70%) Web Services
2 2 (2.70%) XSL
2 2 (2.70%) XSLT
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
1 6 (8.11%) Blackberry
1 6 (8.11%) Clustering
2 4 (5.41%) Handset
2 4 (5.41%) Replication
3 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.35%) Statistics
5 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.11%) Windows
2 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (14.86%) UNIX
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.76%) Linux
6 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.05%) AIX
6 3 (4.05%) Solaris
6 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Business Continuity
2 10 (13.51%) Change Control
2 10 (13.51%) Project Management
3 8 (10.81%) ITIL
4 7 (9.46%) Risk Management
5 6 (8.11%) Time Management
5 6 (8.11%) Network Design
5 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.41%) Web Development
7 4 (5.41%) Operations Management
7 4 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (5.41%) ERP
7 4 (5.41%) Change Management
7 4 (5.41%) Quality Management
8 3 (4.05%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.16%) SQL
3 4 (5.41%) VBScript
3 4 (5.41%) Perl
4 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.70%) Korn
5 2 (2.70%) VB
5 2 (2.70%) Java
5 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) C#
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.81%) MCP
2 8 (10.81%) CCNA
2 8 (10.81%) CCNP
2 8 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) Degree
4 4 (5.41%) CCIE
4 4 (5.41%) CCIP
5 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.05%) MCSE
6 1 (1.35%) OCA
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (33.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (17.57%) VMware ESX
3 9 (12.16%) XenApp
4 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.41%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.05%) vSphere
6 3 (4.05%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (6.76%) NetBackup
2 5 (6.76%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.41%) Zenoss
3 4 (5.41%) Control-M
3 4 (5.41%) ARCserve
4 3 (4.05%) CA SiteMinder
4 3 (4.05%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (40.54%) VMware
2 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
3 22 (29.73%) Cisco
4 18 (24.32%) Citrix
5 8 (10.81%) Symantec
6 5 (6.76%) HP
6 5 (6.76%) NetApp
7 3 (4.05%) Remedy
7 3 (4.05%) Sun
7 3 (4.05%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.70%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.70%) Kaseya
8 2 (2.70%) CA
8 2 (2.70%) IBM
9 1 (1.35%) EMC
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