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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 89 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 16 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.12% 1.88% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 2.17% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 2
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £49,000 £71,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1251 1338 1002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.73% 86.60% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 783 877 605
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) VMware
2 15 (32.61%) Banking
3 14 (30.43%) ITIL
4 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (26.09%) Retail
6 11 (23.91%) Information Security
6 11 (23.91%) Risk Management
6 11 (23.91%) Project Management
7 10 (21.74%) CISA
7 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (21.74%) Windows
7 10 (21.74%) CISSP
7 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
7 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
7 10 (21.74%) Cyber Security
8 9 (19.57%) Problem Management
8 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
9 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
9 8 (17.39%) Linux
9 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (15.22%) SQL
10 7 (15.22%) Service Management
11 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
11 6 (13.04%) SLA
11 6 (13.04%) Supplier Management
12 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
12 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
12 5 (10.87%) Oracle
12 5 (10.87%) SQL Server

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LAN
1 5 (10.87%) WAN
2 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (6.52%) SAN
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) NAS
4 2 (4.35%) VLAN
4 2 (4.35%) Network Security
4 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) VoIP
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) Banking
3 12 (26.09%) Retail
4 4 (8.70%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Service Manager
3 6 (13.04%) IT Services Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Junior
5 4 (8.70%) Development Manager
5 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Development Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.52%) DBA
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Operations Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Replication
2 2 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) CCTV
3 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.17%) iPad
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Solaris
4 4 (8.70%) AIX
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.35%) UNIX
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) CentOS
7 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Risk Management
2 11 (23.91%) Project Management
2 11 (23.91%) Information Security
3 10 (21.74%) Business Analysis
3 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
3 10 (21.74%) Cyber Security
4 9 (19.57%) Problem Management
5 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (15.22%) Service Management
7 6 (13.04%) Supplier Management
8 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
8 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.70%) Patch Management
9 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.70%) Operations Management
9 4 (8.70%) Release Management
9 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) CISSP
1 10 (21.74%) CISA
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) GIAC
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.04%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Control-M
1 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
1 4 (8.70%) HP SIM
2 3 (6.52%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) Cacti
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) VMware
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) HP
4 4 (8.70%) BMC
4 4 (8.70%) Veritas
4 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
6 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.17%) Apple
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix
7 1 (2.17%) Isilon
7 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
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