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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 155 189 135
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -54
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 102 57 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.39% 0.85% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.07% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 85 51 98
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.11% -
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
6178 5330 5730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.35% 79.56% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5091 4475 4898
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 -2 38 £37,000 -7.50% 9
Cheshire +13 37 £34,000 -2.85% 8
Merseyside +18 14 £47,500 +37.68% 2
Lancashire -1 7 £38,230 +14.97% 1
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 72 (35.64%) Microsoft
2 66 (32.67%) Windows
3 65 (32.18%) ITIL
4 62 (30.69%) SQL Server
5 58 (28.71%) SQL
6 56 (27.72%) VMware
7 55 (27.23%) Finance
8 53 (26.24%) SLA
9 51 (25.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 38 (18.81%) Business Continuity
11 37 (18.32%) Active Directory
11 37 (18.32%) SAN
12 34 (16.83%) NetApp
13 31 (15.35%) Replication
14 28 (13.86%) Linux
15 27 (13.37%) Change Management
15 27 (13.37%) SQL Server 2008
15 27 (13.37%) Performance Tuning
16 26 (12.87%) Degree
17 25 (12.38%) NAS
17 25 (12.38%) UNIX
17 25 (12.38%) Firmware
17 25 (12.38%) Cisco
18 24 (11.88%) HP
18 24 (11.88%) EMC
18 24 (11.88%) WAN
19 23 (11.39%) LAN
19 23 (11.39%) DNS
19 23 (11.39%) .NET
19 23 (11.39%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 18 (8.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (3.96%) TIBCO EMS
2 8 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.47%) Apache
3 7 (3.47%) IIS
4 6 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.48%) Lync
5 5 (2.48%) nginx
6 4 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.50%) SAS
8 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (3.96%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.99%) Magento
3 2 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.44%) Office 365
2 8 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.32%) SAN
2 25 (12.38%) NAS
3 24 (11.88%) WAN
4 23 (11.39%) LAN
4 23 (11.39%) DNS
5 20 (9.90%) Wi-Fi
6 19 (9.41%) TCP/IP
7 17 (8.42%) DHCP
8 13 (6.44%) Firewall
9 10 (4.95%) VPN
9 10 (4.95%) Internet
10 6 (2.97%) iSCSI
10 6 (2.97%) Wireshark
11 5 (2.48%) SMTP
11 5 (2.48%) tcpdump
12 4 (1.98%) IPsec
12 4 (1.98%) MPLS
12 4 (1.98%) SNMP
13 3 (1.49%) SSL
13 3 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (30.69%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (9.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (9.90%) Oracle Database
3 20 (9.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (6.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (6.93%) DB2
6 12 (5.94%) MySQL
7 10 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (4.46%) Big Data
8 9 (4.46%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.97%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (2.97%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.48%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (2.48%) DTS
10 5 (2.48%) OLTP
10 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (3.47%) JIRA
2 2 (0.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (0.99%) NUnit
2 2 (0.99%) Subversion
2 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (27.23%) Finance
2 23 (11.39%) Back Office
3 9 (4.46%) Advertising
4 8 (3.96%) Publishing
5 7 (3.47%) Legal
6 6 (2.97%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.48%) Local Government
8 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.49%) Banking
9 2 (0.99%) Billing
10 1 (0.50%) Front Office
10 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (18.32%) Administrator
2 32 (15.84%) DBA
3 31 (15.35%) Analyst
4 20 (9.90%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (7.92%) SQL DBA
6 14 (6.93%) Developer
7 12 (5.94%) Storage Specialist
7 12 (5.94%) Technical Specialist
7 12 (5.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 11 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (4.95%) SQL Server DBA
9 10 (4.95%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.46%) Oracle DBA
11 8 (3.96%) Team Leader
12 7 (3.47%) Storage Analyst
13 6 (2.97%) IT Support
13 6 (2.97%) Service Desk Technician
13 6 (2.97%) Support Engineer
13 6 (2.97%) 3rd Line Support
13 6 (2.97%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.39%) .NET
2 16 (7.92%) .NET Framework
2 16 (7.92%) Web Services
3 11 (5.45%) ASP.NET
4 9 (4.46%) WCF
5 8 (3.96%) JMS
6 7 (3.47%) HTML
6 7 (3.47%) WF
6 7 (3.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (2.48%) XML
7 5 (2.48%) Middleware
8 2 (0.99%) WPF
8 2 (0.99%) CSS
9 1 (0.50%) XHTML
9 1 (0.50%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.35%) Replication
2 23 (11.39%) Computer Science
3 21 (10.40%) CLARiiON
4 19 (9.41%) EMC Centera
4 19 (9.41%) Symmetrix DMX
5 16 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (5.94%) Clustering
7 10 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.97%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.48%) Statistics
10 4 (1.98%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.98%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.98%) FMCG
11 3 (1.49%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.49%) iPhone
11 3 (1.49%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.49%) Kindle
11 3 (1.49%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.99%) iSeries
12 2 (0.99%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 66 (32.67%) Windows
2 28 (13.86%) Linux
3 25 (12.38%) UNIX
4 19 (9.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (6.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (6.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.96%) Windows 2000
8 7 (3.47%) Windows XP
8 7 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.47%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.47%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.48%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.49%) Android
11 2 (0.99%) Debian
11 2 (0.99%) AIX
12 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (32.18%) ITIL
2 38 (18.81%) Business Continuity
3 27 (13.37%) Change Management
3 27 (13.37%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (10.89%) Asset Management
5 21 (10.40%) Change Control
6 18 (8.91%) Database Security
6 18 (8.91%) Configuration Management
7 17 (8.42%) Capacity Management
8 16 (7.92%) Incident Management
8 16 (7.92%) Project Management
8 16 (7.92%) Migration
9 15 (7.43%) Problem Management
10 13 (6.44%) EAI
10 13 (6.44%) SOA
11 10 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (4.46%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (3.96%) High Availability
14 7 (3.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (28.71%) SQL
2 16 (7.92%) T-SQL
3 13 (6.44%) Java
3 13 (6.44%) Ruby
4 11 (5.45%) C#
5 8 (3.96%) Shell Script
5 8 (3.96%) Python
6 6 (2.97%) PHP
7 5 (2.48%) Perl
8 4 (1.98%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.49%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.50%) VB
10 1 (0.50%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 26 (12.87%) Degree
2 17 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.46%) MCITP
3 9 (4.46%) MCTS
4 8 (3.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (3.96%) MCSE
5 6 (2.97%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.48%) CCNP
6 5 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.98%) CISM
7 4 (1.98%) CISSP
7 4 (1.98%) CCNA
7 4 (1.98%) MCP
8 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.49%) NCDA
8 3 (1.49%) NCIE
8 3 (1.49%) VCAP
8 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (26.24%) SLA
2 11 (5.45%) QA
3 8 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.98%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.50%) BS7799
System Software
1 51 (25.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (18.32%) Active Directory
3 25 (12.38%) Firmware
4 13 (6.44%) Hyper-V
5 11 (5.45%) vSphere
6 9 (4.46%) VMware ESX
7 8 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.48%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (2.48%) Squid
8 5 (2.48%) Varnish
9 4 (1.98%) vCloud
10 3 (1.49%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.50%) SpamAssassin
12 1 (0.50%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (4.95%) SCOM
2 8 (3.96%) OpenView
2 8 (3.96%) TIBCO Hawk
3 7 (3.47%) Nagios
3 7 (3.47%) Puppet
3 7 (3.47%) Data Guard
3 7 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.97%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.97%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.48%) Foglight
6 4 (1.98%) OpenNMS
6 4 (1.98%) SCCM
7 3 (1.49%) WSUS
7 3 (1.49%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 72 (35.64%) Microsoft
2 56 (27.72%) VMware
3 34 (16.83%) NetApp
4 25 (12.38%) Cisco
5 24 (11.88%) HP
5 24 (11.88%) EMC
6 23 (11.39%) Oracle
7 12 (5.94%) Red Hat
8 10 (4.95%) TIBCO
8 10 (4.95%) Citrix
8 10 (4.95%) Dell
8 10 (4.95%) IBM
9 7 (3.47%) Remedy
9 7 (3.47%) RainStor
10 6 (2.97%) SAP
11 5 (2.48%) Imperva
12 4 (1.98%) Veeam
12 4 (1.98%) Acronis
12 4 (1.98%) Symantec
13 3 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
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