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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 85 82 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 16 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.61% 2.09% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.44% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 18
Average salary £49,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
826 985 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.10% 85.95% 73.72%
Number of salaries quoted 746 808 508
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,425 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Sittingbourne - 2 £43,250 -
Tunbridge Wells +10 1 £45,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £31,500 -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) UNIX
2 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
3 12 (38.71%) DNS
4 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (32.26%) MCSE
5 10 (32.26%) ITIL
5 10 (32.26%) AIX
5 10 (32.26%) Solaris
5 10 (32.26%) Perl
5 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (32.26%) Veritas
5 10 (32.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (32.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 9 (29.03%) Firewall
6 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
6 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
6 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (29.03%) Cisco
6 9 (29.03%) CCNA
7 8 (25.81%) SAN
7 8 (25.81%) VMware
7 8 (25.81%) Business Continuity
7 8 (25.81%) Information Security
7 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (22.58%) Project Management
8 7 (22.58%) MPLS
8 7 (22.58%) Active Directory

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) DNS
2 9 (29.03%) Firewall
3 8 (25.81%) SAN
4 7 (22.58%) WAN
4 7 (22.58%) MPLS
5 6 (19.35%) LDAP
5 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
5 6 (19.35%) VPN
6 5 (16.13%) DHCP
6 5 (16.13%) IPsec
7 4 (12.90%) Internet
8 2 (6.45%) LAN
8 2 (6.45%) OSPF
8 2 (6.45%) BGP
9 1 (3.23%) TACACS
9 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.23%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (3.23%) PVCS
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Information Manager
1 8 (25.81%) Information Security Manager
1 8 (25.81%) Security Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) UNIX Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) UNIX Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
3 6 (19.35%) HACMP
3 6 (19.35%) Clustering
4 3 (9.68%) AS400
5 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) UNIX
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) AIX
2 10 (32.26%) Solaris
2 10 (32.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Windows
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Business Continuity
2 8 (25.81%) Information Security
3 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.68%) DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.45%) Release Management
7 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.45%) TDD
7 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Perl
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
3 5 (16.13%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) MCSE
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (29.03%) CCNA
2 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.45%) MCITP
4 2 (6.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
2 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (19.35%) NFS
3 6 (19.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
6 2 (6.45%) XenApp
6 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.45%) vSphere
7 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) NetBackup
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
1 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) OpenView
2 5 (16.13%) Control-M
3 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.23%) Foglight
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) Veritas
3 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco
4 8 (25.81%) VMware
5 7 (22.58%) Citrix
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle
7 5 (16.13%) IBM
7 5 (16.13%) HP
8 4 (12.90%) Dell
8 4 (12.90%) Sun
9 3 (9.68%) Symantec
10 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
10 2 (6.45%) Avaya
10 2 (6.45%) Apple
10 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
11 1 (3.23%) Infoblox
11 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
11 1 (3.23%) F5
11 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards