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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 128 135 157
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 117 108 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.92% 1.60% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.94% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 88 91 79
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £52,500 £60,000
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
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 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +41 63 £47,500 +17.28% 9
Cheshire +11 37 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Merseyside -11 15 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Lancashire -12 4 £22,500 -39.38% 2
Cumbria - 1 £30,157 -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 100 (46.73%) Windows
2 94 (43.93%) Microsoft
3 71 (33.18%) SQL
4 69 (32.24%) SQL Server
5 59 (27.57%) ITIL
6 57 (26.64%) VMware
7 55 (25.70%) Active Directory
8 53 (24.77%) Finance
8 53 (24.77%) Business Continuity
9 45 (21.03%) Cisco
10 44 (20.56%) LAN
11 43 (20.09%) WAN
11 43 (20.09%) T-SQL
12 38 (17.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 38 (17.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 36 (16.82%) DHCP
13 36 (16.82%) MS Exchange
13 36 (16.82%) Performance Tuning
14 35 (16.36%) SLA
15 33 (15.42%) SAN
16 32 (14.95%) Replication
16 32 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
17 31 (14.49%) Migration
17 31 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 31 (14.49%) DNS
17 31 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
18 30 (14.02%) Clustering
19 29 (13.55%) MS Excel
20 26 (12.15%) HP
20 26 (12.15%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (16.82%) MS Exchange
2 23 (10.75%) SharePoint
3 22 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (7.01%) IIS
5 12 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.34%) NetWeaver
9 4 (1.87%) CMS
10 3 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.93%) Lync
11 2 (0.93%) Apache
Applications
1 29 (13.55%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.35%) MS Office
3 4 (1.87%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.40%) MS Project
5 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.34%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.94%) Office 365
2 3 (1.40%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (20.56%) LAN
2 43 (20.09%) WAN
3 36 (16.82%) DHCP
4 33 (15.42%) SAN
5 31 (14.49%) DNS
6 26 (12.15%) Firewall
7 25 (11.68%) VPN
8 20 (9.35%) Wireless
9 18 (8.41%) NAS
10 16 (7.48%) VLAN
11 15 (7.01%) Internet
12 13 (6.07%) TCP/IP
13 12 (5.61%) iSCSI
14 10 (4.67%) VoIP
15 8 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (3.74%) MPLS
16 7 (3.27%) DECT
16 7 (3.27%) Ethernet
16 7 (3.27%) Network Security
17 6 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (32.24%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.14%) DB2
5 11 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (4.21%) MySQL
7 8 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.27%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.80%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.80%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (2.34%) OLAP
10 5 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.34%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.34%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (1.87%) DTS
12 3 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (24.77%) Finance
2 18 (8.41%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.41%) Retail
3 16 (7.48%) Banking
4 10 (4.67%) Legal
5 9 (4.21%) Back Office
6 7 (3.27%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.27%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.34%) Local Government
8 4 (1.87%) Publishing
9 3 (1.40%) Law
10 2 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 58 (27.10%) DBA
2 50 (23.36%) Administrator
3 37 (17.29%) SQL DBA
4 24 (11.21%) Analyst
5 14 (6.54%) Architect
6 13 (6.07%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (5.14%) Developer
8 8 (3.74%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (3.74%) Support Engineer
8 8 (3.74%) Server Administrator
8 8 (3.74%) Senior DBA
9 7 (3.27%) Technical Architect
9 7 (3.27%) SQL Developer
9 7 (3.27%) Security Manager
10 6 (2.80%) IT Operations Manager
10 6 (2.80%) Operations Manager
10 6 (2.80%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (2.80%) Service Analyst
10 6 (2.80%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.21%) SAP Basis
2 8 (3.74%) .NET
3 4 (1.87%) EDI
4 3 (1.40%) XML
4 3 (1.40%) NHibernate
4 3 (1.40%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.40%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (0.47%) Middleware
5 1 (0.47%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.95%) Replication
2 30 (14.02%) Clustering
3 24 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (9.35%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.07%) FlexPod
6 9 (4.21%) Open Source
7 8 (3.74%) Statistics
7 8 (3.74%) NHS
8 7 (3.27%) Life Science
9 6 (2.80%) User Experience
10 5 (2.34%) IVR
11 4 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.87%) Social Media
12 3 (1.40%) CLARiiON
12 3 (1.40%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.93%) Symmetrix DMX
13 2 (0.93%) HP Superdome
13 2 (0.93%) iSeries
13 2 (0.93%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.93%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 100 (46.73%) Windows
2 38 (17.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (8.88%) Windows XP
6 15 (7.01%) UNIX
7 12 (5.61%) Windows 7
8 10 (4.67%) Linux
9 8 (3.74%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (3.27%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.87%) Solaris
12 3 (1.40%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.93%) AIX
13 2 (0.93%) HPUX
14 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.57%) ITIL
2 53 (24.77%) Business Continuity
3 36 (16.82%) Performance Tuning
4 31 (14.49%) Migration
5 25 (11.68%) Information Security
6 24 (11.21%) Project Management
7 23 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (10.75%) Risk Management
8 19 (8.88%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (7.48%) Performance Monitoring
11 15 (7.01%) Performance Management
11 15 (7.01%) Business Analysis
11 15 (7.01%) Service Delivery
11 15 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (6.54%) Change Management
13 13 (6.07%) BCP
13 13 (6.07%) Cyber Security
14 12 (5.61%) Database Mirroring
15 11 (5.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 71 (33.18%) SQL
2 43 (20.09%) T-SQL
3 13 (6.07%) C
4 11 (5.14%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.74%) Java
6 4 (1.87%) ABAP
7 3 (1.40%) Python
7 3 (1.40%) C++
7 3 (1.40%) Perl
7 3 (1.40%) PHP
7 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.40%) VBScript
7 3 (1.40%) VB
8 2 (0.93%) C#
8 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (9.81%) CISSP
3 18 (8.41%) Degree
4 16 (7.48%) MCSE
5 12 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (5.14%) CISA
6 11 (5.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (5.14%) Security Cleared
6 11 (5.14%) NCDA
7 9 (4.21%) CCNP
7 9 (4.21%) MCTS
8 8 (3.74%) MCITP
8 8 (3.74%) CCNA
9 6 (2.80%) CISM
9 6 (2.80%) MCSA
10 4 (1.87%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.40%) OCP
11 3 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (1.40%) CCA
11 3 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.36%) SLA
2 13 (6.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.27%) QA
4 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 55 (25.70%) Active Directory
2 38 (17.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (10.28%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.67%) vSphere
4 10 (4.67%) Terminal Server
5 7 (3.27%) XenApp
5 7 (3.27%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.87%) Firmware
7 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.93%) Samba
7 2 (0.93%) NFS
8 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.27%) WSUS
1 7 (3.27%) SCCM
2 3 (1.40%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (1.40%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (1.40%) SCOM
2 3 (1.40%) WMI
2 3 (1.40%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.93%) Foglight
4 1 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.47%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.47%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 94 (43.93%) Microsoft
2 57 (26.64%) VMware
3 45 (21.03%) Cisco
4 26 (12.15%) HP
5 21 (9.81%) NetApp
6 19 (8.88%) Oracle
7 18 (8.41%) Symantec
8 16 (7.48%) Citrix
9 10 (4.67%) Veeam
10 9 (4.21%) SAP
11 7 (3.27%) EMC
12 5 (2.34%) IBM
12 5 (2.34%) Avaya
12 5 (2.34%) WatchGuard
13 4 (1.87%) 3PAR
14 3 (1.40%) Sophos
14 3 (1.40%) Dell
14 3 (1.40%) Riverbed
14 3 (1.40%) Meraki
15 2 (0.93%) Vertica
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