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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 77 91 85
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 19 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.74% 1.41% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.68% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 7
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,352 £71,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
915 955 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.02% 84.36% 75.02%
Number of salaries quoted 795 824 676
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 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
Folkestone - 11 - -
Tunbridge Wells -19 3 £30,000 -50.00%
Maidstone +4 1 £46,174 -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 29 (67.44%) Finance
2 20 (46.51%) Management Information System
3 17 (39.53%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (27.91%) UNIX
5 12 (27.91%) Linux
5 12 (27.91%) SLA
5 12 (27.91%) Change Management
5 12 (27.91%) Knowledge Management
5 12 (27.91%) SDLC
6 11 (25.58%) Windows
7 10 (23.26%) ITIL
7 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity
8 9 (20.93%) Information Security
8 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (20.93%) Veritas
8 9 (20.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
9 8 (18.60%) CISSP
9 8 (18.60%) MCSE
9 8 (18.60%) AIX
9 8 (18.60%) Solaris
9 8 (18.60%) Perl
9 8 (18.60%) DNS
10 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
11 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
11 6 (13.95%) Project Management
11 6 (13.95%) SSCP

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) DNS
2 4 (9.30%) SAN
2 4 (9.30%) LDAP
2 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.30%) VPN
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
3 3 (6.98%) IPsec
3 3 (6.98%) WAN
3 3 (6.98%) DHCP
3 3 (6.98%) MPLS
4 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MySQL
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 29 (67.44%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) IT Security Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) Security Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Administrator
3 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Support
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Information Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Security Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) DBA
6 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Management Information System
2 17 (39.53%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) Clustering
4 4 (9.30%) HACMP
5 3 (6.98%) AS400
6 2 (4.65%) iSeries
7 1 (2.33%) Replication
7 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) UNIX
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
3 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (18.60%) AIX
3 8 (18.60%) Solaris
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) SUSE
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Change Management
1 12 (27.91%) Knowledge Management
1 12 (27.91%) SDLC
2 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity
3 9 (20.93%) Information Security
4 6 (13.95%) Project Management
4 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
4 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (13.95%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Data Security
5 5 (11.63%) Information Management
5 5 (11.63%) SIEM
5 5 (11.63%) Coaching
6 4 (9.30%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.30%) Security Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Security Management
7 3 (6.98%) ITSM
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) Perl
2 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.30%) Python
3 4 (9.30%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.65%) RPG
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (18.60%) CISSP
2 8 (18.60%) MCSE
3 6 (13.95%) SSCP
4 5 (11.63%) CHFI
5 4 (9.30%) MCP
6 3 (6.98%) CISM
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.98%) CCNA
7 2 (4.65%) Degree
8 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.33%) NVQ Level 4
8 1 (2.33%) MCSA
8 1 (2.33%) CCA
8 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.33%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) SLA
2 9 (20.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (13.95%) PCI DSS
4 5 (11.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (9.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (9.30%) NFS
2 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
1 4 (9.30%) Control-M
1 4 (9.30%) OpenView
1 4 (9.30%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.98%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Veritas
3 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.63%) VMware
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco
5 4 (9.30%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle
7 2 (4.65%) Symantec
7 2 (4.65%) Sun
7 2 (4.65%) MAPICS
7 2 (4.65%) Dell
7 2 (4.65%) IBM
7 2 (4.65%) Sybase
8 1 (2.33%) Websense