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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 8 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 16 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.01% 2.29% 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.84% 2.72% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 11
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
101 147 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.11% 84.00% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 84 94 102
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 27 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (80.00%) Replication
3 23 (76.67%) Clustering
3 23 (76.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (76.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (76.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (76.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 23 (76.67%) PowerShell
3 23 (76.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (76.67%) Database Mirroring
3 23 (76.67%) Presales
3 23 (76.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (76.67%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) RPG
4 6 (20.00%) iSeries
4 6 (20.00%) AS400
4 6 (20.00%) High Availability
4 6 (20.00%) MQSeries
4 6 (20.00%) OS/400
4 6 (20.00%) IBM
4 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Optimisation

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (20.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Database Manager
2 6 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 6 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
2 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 6 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (3.33%) DBA
3 1 (3.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 24 (80.00%) Replication
2 23 (76.67%) Clustering
3 6 (20.00%) AS400
3 6 (20.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Database Mirroring
1 23 (76.67%) Performance Tuning
1 23 (76.67%) Presales
2 6 (20.00%) High Availability
2 6 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.33%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 23 (76.67%) PowerShell
4 6 (20.00%) RPG
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) IBM