The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 38 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 16 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.81% 2.42% 6.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 2.72% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 18
Average salary £28,000 £43,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +15.13%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Disaster Recovery
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
387 404 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 92.14% 88.79% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 306 343 288
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Leicester

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Leicester

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (93.55%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
3 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (74.19%) Change Management
5 22 (70.97%) Clustering
5 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (67.74%) Problem Management
6 21 (67.74%) Incident Management
7 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
8 15 (48.39%) Linux
8 15 (48.39%) VMware
8 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
9 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
9 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
10 13 (41.94%) HP
10 13 (41.94%) Dell
10 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
10 13 (41.94%) IIS
10 13 (41.94%) Data Protection
10 13 (41.94%) SCCM
11 12 (38.71%) SCOM
11 12 (38.71%) Altiris
12 10 (32.26%) SAN
12 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
13 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (25.81%) CTI
14 8 (25.81%) PBX
14 8 (25.81%) VoIP

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
2 10 (32.26%) SAN
3 8 (25.81%) CTI
3 8 (25.81%) PBX
3 8 (25.81%) VoIP
4 4 (12.90%) WAN
4 4 (12.90%) LAN
5 3 (9.68%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (51.61%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) VoIP Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior VoIP Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Manager
8 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Trainee
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Head of IT
8 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (48.39%) Linux
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.68%) CentOS
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.23%) UNIX
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Change Management
2 21 (67.74%) Incident Management
2 21 (67.74%) Problem Management
3 13 (41.94%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Line Management
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) People Management
5 1 (3.23%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.81%) MCP
2 8 (25.81%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
2 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) SCCM
2 12 (38.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 13 (41.94%) HP
3 13 (41.94%) Dell
4 12 (38.71%) Altiris
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle
6 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) Veeam
8 1 (3.23%) Google
8 1 (3.23%) Cognos
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco
8 1 (3.23%) IBM
8 1 (3.23%) EMC
8 1 (3.23%) Citrix
8 1 (3.23%) NetApp
8 1 (3.23%) Veritas