The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 60 68 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 43 31 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.40% 2.36% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 3.14% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 42
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Disaster Recovery
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1051 987 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.08% 75.29% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 784 821 698
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 Essex

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Essex

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Essex

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +16 28 £55,000 -15.38%
Basildon -3 4 £50,000 +81.81%
Colchester -8 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £38,500 -
Disaster Recovery
East of England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 70 (66.04%) Windows
2 55 (51.89%) Citrix
3 54 (50.94%) Microsoft
4 51 (48.11%) Finance
5 49 (46.23%) ITIL
6 39 (36.79%) Active Directory
7 37 (34.91%) DNS
7 37 (34.91%) VMware
7 37 (34.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (33.96%) SQL
9 35 (33.02%) DHCP
10 34 (32.08%) SolarWinds
11 31 (29.25%) SLA
12 30 (28.30%) LDAP
12 30 (28.30%) Change Management
12 30 (28.30%) CMDB
12 30 (28.30%) Security Patching
13 26 (24.53%) iSeries
13 26 (24.53%) AS400
14 25 (23.58%) UNIX
15 24 (22.64%) Linux
16 22 (20.75%) Oracle
17 20 (18.87%) SAN
18 19 (17.92%) NetApp
18 19 (17.92%) Data Centre
19 17 (16.04%) IBM
19 17 (16.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
20 16 (15.09%) MS Office
21 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
21 15 (14.15%) MS Exchange

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 15 (14.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.83%) Lync
4 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) MS Office
2 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
3 13 (12.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.94%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (34.91%) DNS
2 35 (33.02%) DHCP
3 30 (28.30%) LDAP
4 20 (18.87%) SAN
5 12 (11.32%) Firewall
6 4 (3.77%) VPN
6 4 (3.77%) NetScreen
6 4 (3.77%) LAN
7 2 (1.89%) Internet
8 1 (0.94%) MPLS
8 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.94%) Wireless
8 1 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.94%) Network Security
8 1 (0.94%) Wireless Security
8 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.26%) DB2
2 13 (12.26%) MS Access
3 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.94%) MySQL
7 1 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (48.11%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Legal
3 10 (9.43%) Law
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (12.26%) Technical Support
1 13 (12.26%) AS400 Support
2 12 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (9.43%) Server Support
3 10 (9.43%) DBA
4 9 (8.49%) Storage Specialist
5 8 (7.55%) Analyst
5 8 (7.55%) SQL DBA
5 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (6.60%) Administrator
7 5 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Capacity Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Head of Operations
8 4 (3.77%) Capacity Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Head of Infrastructure
8 4 (3.77%) Head of Network Operations
9 3 (2.83%) Network Administrator
9 3 (2.83%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.32%) Flash
2 1 (0.94%) Spring
2 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.94%) Spring MVC
2 1 (0.94%) Backbone.js
2 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.30%) CMDB
2 26 (24.53%) AS400
2 26 (24.53%) iSeries
3 19 (17.92%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.72%) Replication
5 4 (3.77%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.83%) Clustering
7 2 (1.89%) Social Network
7 2 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.89%) FMCG
8 1 (0.94%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.94%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 70 (66.04%) Windows
2 25 (23.58%) UNIX
3 24 (22.64%) Linux
4 13 (12.26%) AIX
4 13 (12.26%) Solaris
4 13 (12.26%) Data ONTAP
5 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (46.23%) ITIL
2 30 (28.30%) Change Management
2 30 (28.30%) Security Patching
3 14 (13.21%) Time Management
4 13 (12.26%) Performance Management
4 13 (12.26%) Configuration Management
5 10 (9.43%) Project Management
6 9 (8.49%) Supplier Management
7 6 (5.66%) Change Control
7 6 (5.66%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.72%) Data Centre Operations
8 5 (4.72%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.72%) High Availability
8 5 (4.72%) Service Management
8 5 (4.72%) Quality Management
9 4 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (3.77%) Load Balancing
9 4 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (3.77%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (33.96%) SQL
2 13 (12.26%) COBOL
2 13 (12.26%) RPG
3 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) CCNP
1 5 (4.72%) CCNA
1 5 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.77%) CCSA
3 3 (2.83%) Degree
4 1 (0.94%) GCED
4 1 (0.94%) GCIA
4 1 (0.94%) GSEC
4 1 (0.94%) GCIH
4 1 (0.94%) GCWN
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.94%) SSCP
4 1 (0.94%) CISA
4 1 (0.94%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (0.94%) CISSP
4 1 (0.94%) MCP
4 1 (0.94%) MCSE
4 1 (0.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (29.25%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (36.79%) Active Directory
2 37 (34.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.89%) vSphere
5 1 (0.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (16.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 15 (14.15%) SCOM
3 13 (12.26%) Tivoli
4 12 (11.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (51.89%) Citrix
2 54 (50.94%) Microsoft
3 37 (34.91%) VMware
4 34 (32.08%) SolarWinds
5 22 (20.75%) Oracle
6 19 (17.92%) NetApp
7 17 (16.04%) IBM
8 13 (12.26%) BMC
9 6 (5.66%) Cisco
10 4 (3.77%) Avaya
10 4 (3.77%) Juniper
10 4 (3.77%) Nortel
10 4 (3.77%) Blue Coat
10 4 (3.77%) Infoblox
10 4 (3.77%) F5
10 4 (3.77%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.83%) BT
12 2 (1.89%) WatchGuard
12 2 (1.89%) Kaspersky
12 2 (1.89%) Veeam