The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 67 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 28 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.05% 1.93% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 2.31% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 7
Average salary £32,000 £35,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.48% -20.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Disaster Recovery
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1149 1125 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.30% 83.46% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 738 616
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 52 (83.87%) Finance
2 41 (66.13%) VMware
2 41 (66.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 35 (56.45%) SLA
4 35 (56.45%) LAN
4 35 (56.45%) Back Office
5 34 (54.84%) Wi-Fi
5 34 (54.84%) WAN
6 23 (37.10%) UNIX
7 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
8 14 (22.58%) Windows
9 13 (20.97%) Linux
10 10 (16.13%) Business Continuity
10 10 (16.13%) SQL
11 9 (14.52%) Asset Management
12 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
12 7 (11.29%) BMC
13 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
13 6 (9.68%) AIX
13 6 (9.68%) Solaris
14 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
14 5 (8.06%) Java
14 5 (8.06%) Control-M
14 5 (8.06%) HP
14 5 (8.06%) SolarWinds
15 4 (6.45%) HP SIM
15 4 (6.45%) Change Control
15 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (6.45%) Cisco

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (3.23%) CICS
1 2 (3.23%) Apache
1 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.61%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) JBoss
2 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (56.45%) LAN
2 34 (54.84%) Wi-Fi
2 34 (54.84%) WAN
3 2 (3.23%) NAS
3 2 (3.23%) VPN
3 2 (3.23%) VoIP
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) IPsec
3 2 (3.23%) VLAN
4 1 (1.61%) SSL
4 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (3.23%) DB2
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
General
1 52 (83.87%) Finance
2 35 (56.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Administrator
2 22 (35.48%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (33.87%) Analyst
4 18 (29.03%) Support Analyst
5 14 (22.58%) IT Support
6 13 (20.97%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 13 (20.97%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (20.97%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) DBA
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Development Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.23%) DB2 DBA
10 1 (1.61%) Business Continuity Specialist
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle Team Leader
10 1 (1.61%) Information Security Specialist
10 1 (1.61%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.61%) LAMP
2 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Replication
2 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.23%) Physics
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.61%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.61%) iPad
4 1 (1.61%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) UNIX
2 14 (22.58%) Windows
3 13 (20.97%) Linux
4 6 (9.68%) AIX
4 6 (9.68%) Solaris
5 2 (3.23%) CentOS
5 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.23%) zOS
5 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) Business Continuity
2 9 (14.52%) Asset Management
3 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.45%) Change Control
4 4 (6.45%) Project Management
4 4 (6.45%) ITIL
4 4 (6.45%) Information Security
4 4 (6.45%) Release Management
5 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.84%) Investment Management
5 3 (4.84%) Operations Management
5 3 (4.84%) Database Tuning
6 2 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.23%) Database Security
6 2 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.23%) Test Strategy
6 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (3.23%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) Java
3 2 (3.23%) REXX
3 2 (3.23%) Perl
3 2 (3.23%) COBOL
4 1 (1.61%) C++
4 1 (1.61%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (1.61%) GIAC
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (56.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (66.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.84%) Firmware
5 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.23%) RACF
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.61%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Control-M
2 4 (6.45%) HP SIM
2 4 (6.45%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.84%) Nagios
3 3 (4.84%) Data Guard
3 3 (4.84%) Cacti
4 2 (3.23%) Foglight
4 2 (3.23%) CA Endevor
4 2 (3.23%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.61%) Ansible
5 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.61%) Puppet
5 1 (1.61%) Munin
Vendors
1 41 (66.13%) VMware
2 36 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) BMC
4 5 (8.06%) HP
4 5 (8.06%) SolarWinds
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco
5 4 (6.45%) Veritas
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle
7 2 (3.23%) Imperva
7 2 (3.23%) Rackspace
7 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.23%) CA
7 2 (3.23%) IBM
7 2 (3.23%) SAP
8 1 (1.61%) Brocade
8 1 (1.61%) EMC
8 1 (1.61%) Intel
8 1 (1.61%) Informatica
8 1 (1.61%) NetApp