The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 23 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.65% - 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% - 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Disaster Recovery
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 115 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 87.60% 72.33% 79.81%
Number of salaries quoted 85 93 117
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £56,000
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 the Midlands

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in the Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (85.71%) Replication
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (85.71%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Database Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Replication
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (85.71%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenServer
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp
1 1 (14.29%) VMware