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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 83 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 16 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.44% 1.58% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.93% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 8
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 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £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
920 935 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.88% 81.95% 72.65%
Number of salaries quoted 797 830 666
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 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 3 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 3 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 - 8 - -
Tunbridge Wells -24 3 £30,000 -50.00%
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 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 28 (63.64%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Management Information System
3 17 (38.64%) UNIX
3 17 (38.64%) Linux
4 16 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
5 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (29.55%) Veritas
6 13 (29.55%) DNS
6 13 (29.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 12 (27.27%) AIX
7 12 (27.27%) Solaris
7 12 (27.27%) Perl
7 12 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 10 (22.73%) Project Management
9 10 (22.73%) MCSE
10 9 (20.45%) Windows
10 9 (20.45%) Shell Script
10 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
10 9 (20.45%) Information Security
11 8 (18.18%) Clustering
11 8 (18.18%) Change Management
11 8 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
11 8 (18.18%) CISSP
11 8 (18.18%) ITIL
11 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 8 (18.18%) SLA
11 8 (18.18%) SDLC

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 4 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) DNS
2 7 (15.91%) SAN
2 7 (15.91%) LDAP
2 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.64%) VPN
4 5 (11.36%) WAN
4 5 (11.36%) DHCP
4 5 (11.36%) MPLS
4 5 (11.36%) Firewall
4 5 (11.36%) IPsec
5 2 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (2.27%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 28 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) Administrator
3 6 (13.64%) Security Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Information Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Security Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 16 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (18.18%) Clustering
4 7 (15.91%) HACMP
5 5 (11.36%) AS400
6 2 (4.55%) iSeries
7 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) UNIX
1 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (27.27%) AIX
2 12 (27.27%) Solaris
3 9 (20.45%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Project Management
2 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
2 9 (20.45%) Information Security
3 8 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
3 8 (18.18%) ITIL
3 8 (18.18%) Change Management
3 8 (18.18%) SDLC
4 7 (15.91%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 6 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Information Management
6 5 (11.36%) Data Security
6 5 (11.36%) Coaching
6 5 (11.36%) SIEM
6 5 (11.36%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.09%) DevOps
7 4 (9.09%) Security Testing
8 3 (6.82%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Perl
2 9 (20.45%) Shell Script
3 7 (15.91%) Python
4 6 (13.64%) SQL
5 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.55%) RPG
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (22.73%) MCSE
3 8 (18.18%) CISSP
4 6 (13.64%) SSCP
5 5 (11.36%) CHFI
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (11.36%) CCNA
6 4 (9.09%) MCP
7 3 (6.82%) CISM
8 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (18.18%) SLA
3 6 (13.64%) PCI DSS
4 5 (11.36%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (15.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (15.91%) NFS
3 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.82%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) NetBackup
1 7 (15.91%) Puppet
1 7 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (13.64%) OpenView
2 6 (13.64%) Control-M
3 5 (11.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) Veritas
3 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (13.64%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) HP
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco
5 5 (11.36%) Citrix
6 4 (9.09%) Symantec
7 3 (6.82%) IBM
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle
7 3 (6.82%) Dell
7 3 (6.82%) Sun
8 2 (4.55%) Sybase
8 2 (4.55%) MAPICS
9 1 (2.27%) Hyperion
9 1 (2.27%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
9 1 (2.27%) SAP