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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 88 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 22 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.40% 1.77% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 2.09% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 7
Average salary £42,000 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £29,500 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £48,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
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
1390 1242 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.25% 84.60% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 881 819 639
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (34.88%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Banking
3 12 (27.91%) Retail
3 12 (27.91%) VMware
4 11 (25.58%) Finance
4 11 (25.58%) Oracle
5 10 (23.26%) Problem Management
6 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
6 9 (20.93%) Information Security
6 9 (20.93%) Project Management
7 8 (18.60%) CISSP
7 8 (18.60%) SQL
7 8 (18.60%) Windows
7 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (18.60%) CISA
7 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
7 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
7 8 (18.60%) Supplier Management
7 8 (18.60%) Cyber Security
8 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (16.28%) Service Management
9 6 (13.95%) Replication
9 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.95%) Linux
9 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
10 5 (11.63%) SLA
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.63%) SAN
11 4 (9.30%) NFS

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.33%) Lync
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) SAN
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 4 (9.30%) NAS
3 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
3 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.98%) DNS
4 2 (4.65%) VPN
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
4 2 (4.65%) SSH
4 2 (4.65%) Network Security
5 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.33%) SMTP
5 1 (2.33%) HTTP
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) VoIP
5 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.98%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) OLTP
4 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (32.56%) Banking
2 12 (27.91%) Retail
3 11 (25.58%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Back Office
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Service Manager
2 6 (13.95%) DBA
2 6 (13.95%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Junior
3 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (6.98%) Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.65%) Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Operations Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.65%) MySQL DBA
5 2 (4.65%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
1 2 (4.65%) CSS
1 2 (4.65%) XML
1 2 (4.65%) Ajax
1 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.65%) JSON
1 2 (4.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Replication
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (2.33%) UNIX
5 1 (2.33%) CentOS
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Problem Management
3 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
3 9 (20.93%) Project Management
3 9 (20.93%) Information Security
4 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
4 8 (18.60%) Supplier Management
4 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
4 8 (18.60%) Cyber Security
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (16.28%) Service Management
6 4 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.65%) Electronic Design Automation
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
2 2 (4.65%) C#
2 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) CISSP
1 8 (18.60%) CISA
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) MCSA
3 2 (4.65%) HND
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCTS
3 2 (4.65%) MCITP
4 1 (2.33%) GIAC
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) CCNA
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.30%) NFS
4 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.65%) Samba
5 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.33%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) VMware
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.98%) Isilon
6 2 (4.65%) NetApp
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) Perforce
7 1 (2.33%) EMC
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (2.33%) Juniper
7 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.33%) Polycom
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