The first table below looks at the demand for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 46 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 24 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.76% 0.33% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 0.41% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 16
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,310 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.15% +3.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
525 482 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.16% 79.41% 69.06%
Number of salaries quoted 438 418 433
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Disaster Recovery
North West

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Merseyside

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Liverpool +24 24 £52,500 -
Disaster Recovery
North West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 42 (71.19%) ITIL
2 37 (62.71%) Degree
3 35 (59.32%) Computer Science
4 29 (49.15%) SQL
5 25 (42.37%) Firmware
6 24 (40.68%) EAI
6 24 (40.68%) SOA
6 24 (40.68%) SLA
6 24 (40.68%) Java
6 24 (40.68%) DB2
6 24 (40.68%) Linux
6 24 (40.68%) SAN
6 24 (40.68%) Change Management
7 21 (35.59%) CLARiiON
7 21 (35.59%) EMC Centera
7 21 (35.59%) NetApp
7 21 (35.59%) Cisco
7 21 (35.59%) EMC
7 21 (35.59%) NAS
7 21 (35.59%) Symmetrix DMX
8 20 (33.90%) Asset Management
8 20 (33.90%) Windows
9 17 (28.81%) TIBCO
9 17 (28.81%) QA
9 17 (28.81%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (27.12%) Web Services
11 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
11 15 (25.42%) .NET
11 15 (25.42%) Shell Script
12 14 (23.73%) Middleware

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (20.34%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (6.78%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (20.34%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.68%) SAN
2 21 (35.59%) NAS
3 4 (6.78%) IP Telephony
4 3 (5.08%) DHCP
4 3 (5.08%) VPN
4 3 (5.08%) DNS
4 3 (5.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) DB2
2 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Subversion
2 2 (3.39%) NUnit
General
1 7 (11.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Team Leader
2 14 (23.73%) Technical Specialist
2 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 14 (23.73%) Storage Specialist
3 12 (20.34%) Release Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Test Manager
5 8 (13.56%) Technical Team Leader
5 8 (13.56%) Integration Manager
6 7 (11.86%) Test Team Leader
6 7 (11.86%) Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Storage Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Testing Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Developer
8 3 (5.08%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) Web Services
2 15 (25.42%) .NET
3 14 (23.73%) Middleware
4 12 (20.34%) JMS
5 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.39%) WCF
6 2 (3.39%) WPF
6 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (59.32%) Computer Science
2 25 (42.37%) Firmware
3 21 (35.59%) CLARiiON
3 21 (35.59%) EMC Centera
3 21 (35.59%) Symmetrix DMX
4 17 (28.81%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (22.03%) Replication
6 3 (5.08%) Fat Client
6 3 (5.08%) Thin Client
7 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Linux
2 20 (33.90%) Windows
3 12 (20.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (71.19%) ITIL
2 24 (40.68%) EAI
2 24 (40.68%) SOA
2 24 (40.68%) Change Management
3 20 (33.90%) Asset Management
4 13 (22.03%) Change Control
5 12 (20.34%) Software Testing
5 12 (20.34%) Project Management
6 9 (15.25%) Integration Testing
6 9 (15.25%) Release Management
7 5 (8.47%) Load Testing
7 5 (8.47%) Use Case
7 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.78%) Process Management
9 3 (5.08%) Database Security
9 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.08%) MVC
10 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.39%) Refactoring
11 1 (1.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) SQL
2 24 (40.68%) Java
3 15 (25.42%) Shell Script
4 12 (20.34%) Ruby
4 12 (20.34%) Python
5 3 (5.08%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (62.71%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.78%) MCP
2 4 (6.78%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (40.68%) SLA
2 17 (28.81%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) XenApp
2 4 (6.78%) XenServer
2 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (5.08%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) TIBCO Hawk
2 4 (6.78%) SCCM
3 3 (5.08%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) NetApp
1 21 (35.59%) Cisco
1 21 (35.59%) EMC
2 17 (28.81%) TIBCO
3 12 (20.34%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.47%) Citrix
5 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.78%) LANDesk
6 3 (5.08%) ProCurve
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle
6 3 (5.08%) HP
6 3 (5.08%) VMware