The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 86 70 86
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 18 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.68% 2.49% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 3.08% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 12
Average salary £30,000 £57,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +34.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £29,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.16%
Disaster Recovery
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
957 778 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.19% 80.79% 86.80%
Number of salaries quoted 826 703 858
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,700 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Kent

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Kent

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
West Malling - 7 £42,500 -
Rochester - 1 £30,000 -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) Firewall
3 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
4 15 (48.39%) SharePoint
5 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
7 12 (38.71%) DNS
7 12 (38.71%) Citrix
8 11 (35.48%) VPN
8 11 (35.48%) SQL
8 11 (35.48%) Terminal Services
9 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
10 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
10 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
11 8 (25.81%) Degree
11 8 (25.81%) VMware
11 8 (25.81%) SAN
11 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.81%) MS Office
11 8 (25.81%) DHCP
12 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
12 7 (22.58%) IIS
12 7 (22.58%) ISA Server
12 7 (22.58%) WatchGuard
12 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (22.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (22.58%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (48.39%) SharePoint
2 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
3 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (22.58%) IIS
3 7 (22.58%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (22.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) DNS
3 11 (35.48%) VPN
4 8 (25.81%) DHCP
4 8 (25.81%) SAN
5 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.68%) LDAP
7 2 (6.45%) VLAN
8 1 (3.23%) FCoE
8 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.23%) NAS
8 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Exchange Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) IT Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) IT Support
5 7 (22.58%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior IT Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior IT Support
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Support Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Field Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Network Field Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Server Support
8 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Support
8 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) HACMP
3 2 (6.45%) iPad
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
5 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
6 5 (16.13%) Unix
7 3 (9.68%) AIX
7 3 (9.68%) Linux
7 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.68%) Solaris
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.68%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Change Control
5 2 (6.45%) Line Management
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) High Availability
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Perl
2 3 (9.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCNP
3 2 (6.45%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) HNC
4 1 (3.23%) HND
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Terminal Services
2 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (22.58%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (22.58%) ISA Server
4 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
4 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (12.90%) NFS
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (9.68%) vCloud
6 3 (9.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (6.45%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (6.45%) vSphere
8 1 (3.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (12.90%) SCOM
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Citrix
3 8 (25.81%) VMware
4 7 (22.58%) WatchGuard
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco
6 4 (12.90%) HP
7 3 (9.68%) Dell
7 3 (9.68%) Veritas
8 2 (6.45%) EMC
9 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.23%) Veeam