The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 22 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 17 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.39% - 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.18% - 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £24,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -1.17%
Disaster Recovery
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
152 126 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 83.98% 79.25% 66.27%
Number of salaries quoted 72 95 77
Average salary £32,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.47% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £24,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 Northern Ireland

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
County Antrim - 17 £24,000 -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 36 (97.30%) ITIL
1 36 (97.30%) DNS
2 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Firewall
3 24 (64.86%) VMware
3 24 (64.86%) VMware ESX
3 24 (64.86%) NetBackup
3 24 (64.86%) Sophos
3 24 (64.86%) DHCP
3 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
3 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
3 24 (64.86%) Veritas
3 24 (64.86%) Security Cleared
4 23 (62.16%) SC Cleared
5 19 (51.35%) NAS
5 19 (51.35%) vSphere
5 19 (51.35%) ITIL V3
5 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (51.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 19 (51.35%) Citrix
5 19 (51.35%) SAN
5 19 (51.35%) IIS
5 19 (51.35%) Symantec
5 19 (51.35%) Backup Exec
5 19 (51.35%) Clustering
6 14 (37.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
6 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2007

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 19 (51.35%) IIS
2 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (32.43%) FileNet
3 12 (32.43%) IBM HTTP Server
3 12 (32.43%) Apache
4 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
4 6 (16.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 36 (97.30%) DNS
2 25 (67.57%) Firewall
3 24 (64.86%) DHCP
4 19 (51.35%) SAN
4 19 (51.35%) NAS
5 13 (35.14%) HTTP
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security
6 1 (2.70%) Intranet
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2000
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) DB2
General
1 4 (10.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Specialist
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Support Specialist
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (10.81%) Cognos Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Cognos Support
6 2 (5.41%) Server Support
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Cognos Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Clustering
2 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
3 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (18.92%) NHS
5 1 (2.70%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) ITIL
2 19 (51.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 19 (51.35%) ITIL V3
3 12 (32.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (32.43%) Change Management
3 12 (32.43%) Data Security
4 8 (21.62%) Compatibility Testing
4 8 (21.62%) Capacity Management
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) Security Management
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security
6 1 (2.70%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (2.70%) SIEM
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) Shell Script
1 12 (32.43%) Jython
2 8 (21.62%) Java
2 8 (21.62%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Security Cleared
2 23 (62.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.70%) CISA
3 1 (2.70%) CISM
3 1 (2.70%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
1 24 (64.86%) VMware ESX
2 19 (51.35%) vSphere
3 8 (21.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (64.86%) NetBackup
2 19 (51.35%) Backup Exec
3 14 (37.84%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (13.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
1 24 (64.86%) Veritas
1 24 (64.86%) Sophos
1 24 (64.86%) VMware
2 19 (51.35%) Symantec
2 19 (51.35%) Citrix
3 12 (32.43%) IBM
4 10 (27.03%) Cognos
5 5 (13.51%) CommVault