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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 171 167 171
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 87 87 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.27% 1.17% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.40% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 72 72 66
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,163 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
5885 6212 5530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.92% 83.56% 79.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4882 4949 4701
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,204
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £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 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +20 35 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Cheshire -18 22 £42,500 +25.00% 7
Cumbria - 17 £32,500 - 1
Merseyside -6 8 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Lancashire +3 2 £41,750 +9.20% 1
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 93 (46.50%) Windows
2 87 (43.50%) SQL
3 82 (41.00%) SQL Server
4 75 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 64 (32.00%) ITIL
6 51 (25.50%) Clustering
7 47 (23.50%) VMware
8 44 (22.00%) Finance
9 43 (21.50%) Business Continuity
10 42 (21.00%) SLA
11 41 (20.50%) Cisco
11 41 (20.50%) Oracle
11 41 (20.50%) Active Directory
11 41 (20.50%) SAN
12 37 (18.50%) T-SQL
13 34 (17.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 33 (16.50%) Project Management
15 32 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 30 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 30 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 30 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
16 30 (15.00%) Linux
17 29 (14.50%) WAN
17 29 (14.50%) LAN
18 28 (14.00%) Oracle Database
19 27 (13.50%) Windows Server 2003
19 27 (13.50%) Microsoft Certification
20 26 (13.00%) VPN
21 25 (12.50%) DHCP
21 25 (12.50%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 22 (11.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.00%) WebLogic
2 14 (7.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 13 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (6.00%) IIS
5 11 (5.50%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.50%) NetWeaver
7 6 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.50%) CMS
9 4 (2.00%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.00%) Lync
9 4 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.00%) Apache
11 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.00%) MS Office
3 6 (3.00%) MS Project
4 5 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (7.00%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.50%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.00%) Office 365
3 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (20.50%) SAN
2 29 (14.50%) LAN
2 29 (14.50%) WAN
3 26 (13.00%) VPN
4 25 (12.50%) DHCP
5 24 (12.00%) DNS
5 24 (12.00%) Firewall
6 17 (8.50%) Wireless
7 16 (8.00%) NAS
8 15 (7.50%) VLAN
9 11 (5.50%) Internet
10 7 (3.50%) TCP/IP
11 6 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (3.00%) IPsec
12 5 (2.50%) SSL
12 5 (2.50%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.50%) HTTP
12 5 (2.50%) MPLS
13 4 (2.00%) DSL
13 4 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (41.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (17.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (14.00%) Oracle Database
5 24 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (10.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (10.50%) Oracle9i Database
7 18 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (7.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 13 (6.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (4.50%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (4.00%) MySQL
13 8 (4.00%) DB2
14 5 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (2.00%) OLAP
15 4 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (2.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.50%) tSQLt
General
1 44 (22.00%) Finance
2 18 (9.00%) Banking
2 18 (9.00%) Retail
3 11 (5.50%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.00%) Local Government
4 8 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.50%) Legal
5 7 (3.50%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.00%) Publishing
7 5 (2.50%) Back Office
8 2 (1.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (28.00%) DBA
2 43 (21.50%) Administrator
3 42 (21.00%) SQL DBA
4 30 (15.00%) Analyst
5 17 (8.50%) Oracle DBA
6 12 (6.00%) Developer
7 11 (5.50%) Junior
7 11 (5.50%) Architect
7 11 (5.50%) Team Leader
7 11 (5.50%) Infrastructure Manager
8 10 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
9 9 (4.50%) SQL Developer
10 8 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
10 8 (4.00%) Junior DBA
10 8 (4.00%) Head of IT
10 8 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.50%) Junior Oracle DBA
12 6 (3.00%) Consultant
12 6 (3.00%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.00%) Trainee Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.50%) EDI
2 8 (4.00%) SAP Basis
3 4 (2.00%) Middleware
3 4 (2.00%) Web Services
3 4 (2.00%) XML
4 3 (1.50%) .NET
4 3 (1.50%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.50%) COM
5 1 (0.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.50%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 51 (25.50%) Clustering
2 25 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 24 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 24 (12.00%) Replication
4 17 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.00%) User Experience
6 6 (3.00%) IVR
7 5 (2.50%) CLARiiON
7 5 (2.50%) EMC Centera
7 5 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.50%) Symmetrix DMX
7 5 (2.50%) Social Media
8 3 (1.50%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.50%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.50%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.00%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.00%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.00%) NHS
9 2 (1.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 93 (46.50%) Windows
2 32 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (15.00%) Linux
4 27 (13.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (12.50%) UNIX
6 20 (10.00%) Solaris
6 20 (10.00%) AIX
7 12 (6.00%) Windows 7
8 10 (5.00%) Windows XP
9 9 (4.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.00%) Debian
10 4 (2.00%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.00%) HPUX
11 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (32.00%) ITIL
2 43 (21.50%) Business Continuity
3 33 (16.50%) Project Management
4 30 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (10.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (10.00%) Change Control
7 20 (10.00%) Change Management
7 20 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 19 (9.50%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (7.50%) CRM
11 14 (7.00%) Service Management
11 14 (7.00%) Migration
12 13 (6.50%) Information Security
13 12 (6.00%) ETL
14 11 (5.50%) Problem Management
15 10 (5.00%) Load Balancing
15 10 (5.00%) Data Protection
15 10 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 87 (43.50%) SQL
2 37 (18.50%) T-SQL
3 13 (6.50%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.00%) Java
6 3 (1.50%) C++
6 3 (1.50%) VBScript
6 3 (1.50%) VB
6 3 (1.50%) Perl
6 3 (1.50%) PHP
6 3 (1.50%) Python
7 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.00%) C
8 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.50%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (13.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (9.50%) Degree
3 18 (9.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.00%) Security Cleared
4 16 (8.00%) MCITP
5 10 (5.00%) MCSE
5 10 (5.00%) MCSA
5 10 (5.00%) CISSP
6 8 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.00%) MCTS
7 7 (3.50%) CCNA
8 6 (3.00%) CCNP
8 6 (3.00%) CISA
8 6 (3.00%) OCP
8 6 (3.00%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.00%) MCP
10 2 (1.00%) CCIE
10 2 (1.00%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.50%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (21.00%) SLA
2 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.00%) QA
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (20.50%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (10.50%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.00%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (5.50%) Terminal Server
6 7 (3.50%) Firmware
7 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.00%) pfSense
8 4 (2.00%) XenApp
9 3 (1.50%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.50%) vSphere
10 2 (1.00%) Samba
10 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (8.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (7.50%) Data Guard
3 10 (5.00%) SCCM
4 8 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (3.00%) WSUS
6 4 (2.00%) SCOM
6 4 (2.00%) SCVMM
6 4 (2.00%) ZABBIX
6 4 (2.00%) ARCserve
7 3 (1.50%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 75 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 47 (23.50%) VMware
3 41 (20.50%) Oracle
3 41 (20.50%) Cisco
4 17 (8.50%) IBM
5 16 (8.00%) Sun
5 16 (8.00%) HP
6 14 (7.00%) Citrix
6 14 (7.00%) NetApp
7 8 (4.00%) EMC
7 8 (4.00%) SAP
7 8 (4.00%) Symantec
8 6 (3.00%) WatchGuard
9 4 (2.00%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.50%) Hitachi
10 3 (1.50%) Dell
10 3 (1.50%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.50%) Meraki
11 2 (1.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.00%) webMethods
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