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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 74 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 29 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.09% 2.05% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.42% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 6
Average salary £38,250 £45,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £32,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,875 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
1186 1322 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.63% 84.69% 78.49%
Number of salaries quoted 700 865 534
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 36 (59.02%) Finance
2 31 (50.82%) VMware
2 31 (50.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
4 25 (40.98%) LAN
5 24 (39.34%) WAN
5 24 (39.34%) Wi-Fi
6 23 (37.70%) SLA
6 23 (37.70%) Back Office
7 18 (29.51%) UNIX
8 15 (24.59%) ITIL
9 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
10 13 (21.31%) Linux
11 12 (19.67%) SQL
11 12 (19.67%) Project Management
11 12 (19.67%) Banking
12 11 (18.03%) Windows
12 11 (18.03%) Risk Management
12 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (18.03%) Information Security
12 11 (18.03%) Retail
13 10 (16.39%) CISSP
13 10 (16.39%) CISA
13 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
13 10 (16.39%) Test Scripting
13 10 (16.39%) Cyber Security
14 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
15 8 (13.11%) Asset Management
16 7 (11.48%) BMC
16 7 (11.48%) Business Continuity

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.64%) JBoss
1 1 (1.64%) Apache
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.64%) CICS
1 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.98%) LAN
2 24 (39.34%) Wi-Fi
2 24 (39.34%) WAN
3 3 (4.92%) VoIP
3 3 (4.92%) VLAN
3 3 (4.92%) NAS
4 2 (3.28%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) IPsec
4 2 (3.28%) VPN
4 2 (3.28%) SAN
5 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.64%) DB2
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 36 (59.02%) Finance
2 23 (37.70%) Back Office
3 12 (19.67%) Banking
4 11 (18.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Analyst
2 17 (27.87%) Support Analyst
3 14 (22.95%) Administrator
4 13 (21.31%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (18.03%) IT Support Analyst
5 11 (18.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 11 (18.03%) IT Support
5 11 (18.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.20%) Junior
7 4 (6.56%) DBA
7 4 (6.56%) Development Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Development Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.28%) Service Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.28%) IT Services Manager
10 1 (1.64%) IT Operations Manager
10 1 (1.64%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) XML
1 1 (1.64%) Middleware
1 1 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) iPad
2 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.28%) Replication
2 2 (3.28%) Clustering
2 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.28%) Physics
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.64%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.64%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (1.64%) CCTV
3 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.64%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) UNIX
2 13 (21.31%) Linux
3 11 (18.03%) Windows
4 6 (9.84%) AIX
4 6 (9.84%) Solaris
5 2 (3.28%) CentOS
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) zOS
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) ITIL
2 12 (19.67%) Project Management
3 11 (18.03%) Risk Management
3 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (18.03%) Information Security
4 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
4 10 (16.39%) Test Scripting
4 10 (16.39%) Cyber Security
5 8 (13.11%) Asset Management
6 7 (11.48%) Business Continuity
7 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Release Management
7 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.56%) Operations Management
8 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.92%) Service Management
10 2 (3.28%) CRM
10 2 (3.28%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) Java
3 2 (3.28%) Perl
4 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.64%) C++
4 1 (1.64%) COBOL
4 1 (1.64%) Python
4 1 (1.64%) REXX
4 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) CISSP
1 10 (16.39%) CISA
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (37.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (50.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (22.95%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.84%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.28%) Firmware
4 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.64%) RACF
5 1 (1.64%) Squid
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Control-M
2 5 (8.20%) NetBackup
2 5 (8.20%) HP SIM
3 3 (4.92%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.28%) Cacti
4 2 (3.28%) Nagios
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.64%) CA Endevor
5 1 (1.64%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.64%) SCCM
5 1 (1.64%) SCOM
5 1 (1.64%) Foglight
Vendors
1 31 (50.82%) VMware
2 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.48%) BMC
4 6 (9.84%) HP
4 6 (9.84%) SolarWinds
5 5 (8.20%) Veritas
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle
6 4 (6.56%) Cisco
7 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.28%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.64%) Imperva
8 1 (1.64%) Apple
8 1 (1.64%) Brocade
8 1 (1.64%) CA
8 1 (1.64%) Informatica
8 1 (1.64%) NetApp
8 1 (1.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.64%) SAP
8 1 (1.64%) EMC
8 1 (1.64%) Intel
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