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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 69 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 24 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.42% 0.65% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 0.78% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 3
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-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
827 893 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.28% 82.46% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 681 779 553
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 - 5 £47,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +26 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Rochester - 1 £31,500 -
Disaster Recovery
South East

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) VMware
3 18 (40.00%) Cisco
3 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (37.78%) CCNA
4 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (33.33%) CCNP
5 15 (33.33%) LAN
5 15 (33.33%) WAN
5 15 (33.33%) Finance
6 14 (31.11%) Firewall
6 14 (31.11%) DNS
6 14 (31.11%) Oracle
6 14 (31.11%) ITIL
7 12 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (24.44%) Load Balancing
8 11 (24.44%) Tomcat
8 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
9 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (22.22%) MCSE
9 10 (22.22%) SQL
9 10 (22.22%) SAN
9 10 (22.22%) Project Management
10 9 (20.00%) Linux
10 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 9 (20.00%) IBM
10 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 11 (24.44%) Tomcat
1 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.78%) IIS
2 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (13.33%) Apache
4 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) WAN
1 15 (33.33%) LAN
2 14 (31.11%) DNS
2 14 (31.11%) Firewall
3 10 (22.22%) SAN
4 8 (17.78%) MPLS
4 8 (17.78%) OSPF
4 8 (17.78%) BGP
4 8 (17.78%) DHCP
5 7 (15.56%) SNMP
5 7 (15.56%) LDAP
5 7 (15.56%) Network Security
6 6 (13.33%) VPN
7 5 (11.11%) BIG-IP
8 4 (8.89%) VLAN
8 4 (8.89%) Internet
9 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (2.22%) Wireless Security
11 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) MySQL
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.11%) OLAP
4 5 (11.11%) OLTP
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.22%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (2.22%) PVCS
2 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Legal
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Consultant
2 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 7 (15.56%) Security Specialist
2 7 (15.56%) Network Specialist
2 7 (15.56%) Network Security Specialist
2 7 (15.56%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (13.33%) Senior DBA
3 6 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) DBA
3 6 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.11%) Information Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Security Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) YAML
2 2 (4.44%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) EDI
3 1 (2.22%) EDIFACT
3 1 (2.22%) Spring
3 1 (2.22%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) Statistics
3 6 (13.33%) Replication
4 5 (11.11%) Clustering
5 3 (6.67%) HACMP
5 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.22%) AS400
7 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (17.78%) AIX
3 8 (17.78%) Solaris
3 8 (17.78%) UNIX
3 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.22%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Load Balancing
3 10 (22.22%) Project Management
4 7 (15.56%) Migration
4 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity
4 7 (15.56%) WAN Optimisation
4 7 (15.56%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (13.33%) DevOps
6 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (11.11%) Information Security
6 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.89%) Line Management
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.44%) B2B
9 2 (4.44%) OO
9 2 (4.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) Perl
3 6 (13.33%) Java
4 5 (11.11%) PHP
5 4 (8.89%) C
5 4 (8.89%) C++
5 4 (8.89%) Python
5 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.89%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.22%) RPG IV
6 1 (2.22%) RPG
6 1 (2.22%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) CCNA
1 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (33.33%) CCNP
3 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (22.22%) MCSE
4 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.44%) MCITP
5 2 (4.44%) MCSA
6 1 (2.22%) CISSP
6 1 (2.22%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.78%) XenApp
3 8 (17.78%) XenDesktop
3 8 (17.78%) vSphere
4 7 (15.56%) NFS
5 4 (8.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (15.56%) Puppet
2 7 (15.56%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (15.56%) OpenView
2 7 (15.56%) Control-M
2 7 (15.56%) NetBackup
3 5 (11.11%) Foglight
4 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.44%) SCCM
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) VMware
2 18 (40.00%) Cisco
2 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) Oracle
4 9 (20.00%) IBM
5 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix
5 8 (17.78%) Veritas
5 8 (17.78%) SolarWinds
6 7 (15.56%) Riverbed
6 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
6 7 (15.56%) Mitel
6 7 (15.56%) Sun
6 7 (15.56%) HP
6 7 (15.56%) Dell
7 5 (11.11%) F5
8 4 (8.89%) SunGard
8 4 (8.89%) JBoss
9 2 (4.44%) Apple
9 2 (4.44%) Avaya