The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 131 150 144
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 117 111 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.81% 1.56% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.90% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 95 87 93
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5433 5856 5892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.83% 82.49% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4331 4729 4868
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in the North West

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in the North West

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Manchester +31 68 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Cheshire +20 38 £40,000 +15.10% 6
Lancashire +9 6 £55,000 +48.15%
Merseyside -15 4 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cumbria - 3 £30,157 -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 102 (46.79%) Windows
2 99 (45.41%) Microsoft
3 76 (34.86%) SQL Server
3 76 (34.86%) SQL
4 67 (30.73%) VMware
5 56 (25.69%) Active Directory
6 54 (24.77%) Finance
7 52 (23.85%) ITIL
8 50 (22.94%) Business Continuity
9 49 (22.48%) T-SQL
10 48 (22.02%) WAN
11 47 (21.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 45 (20.64%) LAN
13 44 (20.18%) Cisco
14 42 (19.27%) Performance Tuning
15 40 (18.35%) MS Exchange
16 37 (16.97%) Replication
17 36 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
18 35 (16.06%) DHCP
19 34 (15.60%) SLA
20 32 (14.68%) MS Excel
20 32 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
21 30 (13.76%) DNS
22 29 (13.30%) Migration
22 29 (13.30%) Firewall
22 29 (13.30%) Office 365
23 28 (12.84%) Information Security
23 28 (12.84%) HP
23 28 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
24 27 (12.39%) SQL Server Integration Services

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 40 (18.35%) MS Exchange
2 23 (10.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (9.63%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.50%) IIS
4 12 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.83%) CMS
8 3 (1.38%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.38%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.92%) Apache
10 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.46%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (14.68%) MS Excel
2 24 (11.01%) MS Office
3 6 (2.75%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) SAP xMII
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.30%) Office 365
2 6 (2.75%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (22.02%) WAN
2 45 (20.64%) LAN
3 35 (16.06%) DHCP
4 30 (13.76%) DNS
5 29 (13.30%) Firewall
6 24 (11.01%) SAN
7 23 (10.55%) VPN
8 21 (9.63%) Wireless
9 16 (7.34%) Internet
10 15 (6.88%) TCP/IP
10 15 (6.88%) VLAN
10 15 (6.88%) NAS
11 14 (6.42%) iSCSI
12 10 (4.59%) VoIP
12 10 (4.59%) Ethernet
12 10 (4.59%) DECT
13 9 (4.13%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (3.67%) MPLS
15 7 (3.21%) Network Security
16 4 (1.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (34.86%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (11.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (6.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.67%) MySQL
7 8 (3.67%) DB2
8 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (3.21%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.75%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.75%) DTS
10 5 (2.29%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (2.29%) OLAP
10 5 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (2.29%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (24.77%) Finance
2 18 (8.26%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.26%) Retail
3 16 (7.34%) Banking
4 9 (4.13%) Back Office
5 8 (3.67%) Legal
6 7 (3.21%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.29%) Local Government
8 3 (1.38%) Publishing
8 3 (1.38%) Law
9 2 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 58 (26.61%) DBA
2 51 (23.39%) Administrator
3 40 (18.35%) SQL DBA
4 18 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (6.88%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (6.42%) Architect
6 14 (6.42%) Analyst
7 11 (5.05%) SQL Server DBA
8 10 (4.59%) Consultant
8 10 (4.59%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (4.59%) Support Engineer
8 10 (4.59%) Developer
9 9 (4.13%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 9 (4.13%) SAP Consultant
9 9 (4.13%) Server Administrator
10 8 (3.67%) Senior DBA
10 8 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (3.21%) Operations Manager
11 7 (3.21%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.21%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.13%) SAP Basis
2 8 (3.67%) .NET
3 3 (1.38%) XML
3 3 (1.38%) NHibernate
3 3 (1.38%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.38%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (0.92%) EDI
4 2 (0.92%) Middleware
5 1 (0.46%) J2EE
5 1 (0.46%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.97%) Replication
2 23 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (10.09%) Clustering
4 15 (6.88%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.59%) Life Science
5 10 (4.59%) FlexPod
6 8 (3.67%) Statistics
6 8 (3.67%) NHS
7 7 (3.21%) User Experience
8 4 (1.83%) Open Source
8 4 (1.83%) Social Media
8 4 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.83%) IVR
9 2 (0.92%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.92%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.92%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.92%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.92%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.92%) iSeries
9 2 (0.92%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 102 (46.79%) Windows
2 36 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (9.63%) Windows XP
6 15 (6.88%) UNIX
7 12 (5.50%) Windows 7
8 11 (5.05%) Windows Vista
8 11 (5.05%) Linux
9 7 (3.21%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.29%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.38%) Solaris
11 3 (1.38%) AIX
12 2 (0.92%) HPUX
12 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.46%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.85%) ITIL
2 50 (22.94%) Business Continuity
3 42 (19.27%) Performance Tuning
4 29 (13.30%) Migration
5 28 (12.84%) Information Security
6 23 (10.55%) Risk Management
7 22 (10.09%) Performance Management
8 21 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (9.63%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (9.17%) Performance Monitoring
10 19 (8.72%) Service Delivery
10 19 (8.72%) Project Management
11 18 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (7.80%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (6.88%) Business Analysis
13 15 (6.88%) Change Management
14 14 (6.42%) Database Mirroring
15 13 (5.96%) Cyber Security
15 13 (5.96%) BCP
15 13 (5.96%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (34.86%) SQL
2 49 (22.48%) T-SQL
3 16 (7.34%) C
4 15 (6.88%) PowerShell
5 11 (5.05%) Java
6 7 (3.21%) ABAP
7 4 (1.83%) VB
8 3 (1.38%) Python
8 3 (1.38%) C++
8 3 (1.38%) Perl
8 3 (1.38%) PHP
8 3 (1.38%) VBScript
9 2 (0.92%) C#
9 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (10.55%) CISSP
3 16 (7.34%) MCSE
4 15 (6.88%) Degree
5 14 (6.42%) Security Cleared
6 12 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (5.05%) CISA
7 11 (5.05%) NCDA
8 9 (4.13%) MCTS
8 9 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (3.67%) CISM
10 7 (3.21%) MCITP
11 6 (2.75%) CCNP
12 5 (2.29%) CCNA
12 5 (2.29%) MCSA
13 4 (1.83%) SC Cleared
14 3 (1.38%) NCIE
14 3 (1.38%) VCAP
14 3 (1.38%) CCA
14 3 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.60%) SLA
2 15 (6.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.13%) QA
4 3 (1.38%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (25.69%) Active Directory
2 47 (21.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (11.93%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.05%) vSphere
5 10 (4.59%) XenApp
6 9 (4.13%) Terminal Server
7 5 (2.29%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.38%) MetaFrame
8 3 (1.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.92%) Samba
10 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.46%) Firmware
10 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.46%) NFS
10 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.75%) WMI
1 6 (2.75%) WSUS
2 4 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.83%) SCCM
3 3 (1.38%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.38%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.92%) Foglight
4 2 (0.92%) XenMobile
4 2 (0.92%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 99 (45.41%) Microsoft
2 67 (30.73%) VMware
3 44 (20.18%) Cisco
4 28 (12.84%) HP
5 21 (9.63%) Oracle
5 21 (9.63%) Symantec
6 20 (9.17%) Citrix
7 17 (7.80%) NetApp
8 13 (5.96%) EMC
9 10 (4.59%) Veeam
10 9 (4.13%) Avaya
10 9 (4.13%) SAP
11 8 (3.67%) WatchGuard
12 7 (3.21%) Sophos
13 4 (1.83%) 3PAR
14 3 (1.38%) Kaspersky
14 3 (1.38%) Vertica
14 3 (1.38%) McAfee
14 3 (1.38%) Lotus
14 3 (1.38%) Dell
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £23 - £24 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 per year plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 25 days ago