The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 86 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 48 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.94% 1.55% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.05% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 19
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.11% -
Disaster Recovery
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1922 1758 1489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.69% 75.68% 76.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1359 1215
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,675
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 Reading

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Reading

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Reading

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 70 (67.96%) Microsoft
2 69 (66.99%) Windows
3 55 (53.40%) VMware
4 54 (52.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (44.66%) Security Cleared
6 42 (40.78%) SC Cleared
7 40 (38.83%) Active Directory
8 36 (34.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (33.98%) MS Exchange
10 34 (33.01%) Linux
10 34 (33.01%) Clustering
11 31 (30.10%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (29.13%) DV Cleared
12 30 (29.13%) Exchange Server 2003
13 29 (28.16%) Exchange Server 2010
14 28 (27.18%) EMC
15 27 (26.21%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (25.24%) Citrix
16 26 (25.24%) MCP
16 26 (25.24%) Hyper-V
17 25 (24.27%) Exchange Server 2000
17 25 (24.27%) Exchange Server 2007
18 24 (23.30%) EMC NetWorker
18 24 (23.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 23 (22.33%) Exchange Server 2013
20 22 (21.36%) VMware ESX
20 22 (21.36%) XenApp
21 20 (19.42%) Performance Monitoring
21 20 (19.42%) SQL
22 19 (18.45%) SQL Server

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 35 (33.98%) MS Exchange
2 30 (29.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 29 (28.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (24.27%) Exchange Server 2000
4 25 (24.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (22.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (17.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (10.68%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 4 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.94%) Lync
9 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.97%) CMS
10 1 (0.97%) IIS
10 1 (0.97%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.97%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) SaaS
1 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.50%) SAN
2 7 (6.80%) DNS
3 5 (4.85%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (3.88%) NAS
5 3 (2.91%) Firewall
5 3 (2.91%) LAN
5 3 (2.91%) WAN
6 1 (0.97%) Wireless
6 1 (0.97%) DMZ
6 1 (0.97%) MPLS
6 1 (0.97%) DHCP
6 1 (0.97%) VPN
6 1 (0.97%) Network Security
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.80%) MySQL
4 6 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.91%) MS Access
7 1 (0.97%) DB2
General
1 6 (5.83%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Back Office
3 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.91%) French Language
4 2 (1.94%) Marketing
4 2 (1.94%) Front Office
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
5 1 (0.97%) Billing
5 1 (0.97%) German Language
Job Titles
1 32 (31.07%) Support Engineer
2 23 (22.33%) Consultant
3 16 (15.53%) Server Engineer
3 16 (15.53%) Wintel Consultant
4 15 (14.56%) Server Support Engineer
4 15 (14.56%) Server Support
5 10 (9.71%) Architect
6 9 (8.74%) Administrator
7 7 (6.80%) Wintel Architect
8 6 (5.83%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Consultant
8 6 (5.83%) Storage Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (5.83%) SQL DBA
8 6 (5.83%) DBA
9 5 (4.85%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) Designer
9 5 (4.85%) VMware Support Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) SAN Storage Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) HTML
2 1 (0.97%) Classic ASP
2 1 (0.97%) CSS
2 1 (0.97%) Web Services
2 1 (0.97%) JSON
2 1 (0.97%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.97%) Symfony
2 1 (0.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 34 (33.01%) Clustering
2 31 (30.10%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (17.48%) Blackberry
4 15 (14.56%) Replication
5 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.91%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.94%) Open Source
8 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.97%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.97%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 69 (66.99%) Windows
2 36 (34.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (33.01%) Linux
4 27 (26.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (14.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (13.59%) UNIX
7 5 (4.85%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.85%) Windows 2000
8 4 (3.88%) Solaris
9 3 (2.91%) SUSE
9 3 (2.91%) AIX
9 3 (2.91%) HPUX
9 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.91%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.91%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.42%) Performance Monitoring
2 18 (17.48%) Change Control
3 13 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (10.68%) Change Management
5 10 (9.71%) ITIL
6 7 (6.80%) Business Continuity
6 7 (6.80%) Migration
7 5 (4.85%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.85%) Project Management
7 5 (4.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.88%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.88%) High Availability
8 4 (3.88%) Software Distribution
8 4 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.88%) Workflow
8 4 (3.88%) Validation
8 4 (3.88%) Information Security
9 3 (2.91%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.91%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (1.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.42%) SQL
2 15 (14.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.85%) Perl
3 5 (4.85%) Korn
4 3 (2.91%) VBScript
4 3 (2.91%) VB
5 2 (1.94%) PHP
5 2 (1.94%) C
6 1 (0.97%) C#
6 1 (0.97%) Java
6 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (44.66%) Security Cleared
2 42 (40.78%) SC Cleared
3 30 (29.13%) DV Cleared
4 26 (25.24%) MCP
5 24 (23.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (5.83%) MCSE
8 5 (4.85%) MCTS
9 4 (3.88%) SCSE
9 4 (3.88%) SCSA
10 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 2 (1.94%) MOS
10 2 (1.94%) OCA
10 2 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.97%) CCNA
11 1 (0.97%) VCP4
11 1 (0.97%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) SLA
1 5 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 54 (52.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (38.83%) Active Directory
3 26 (25.24%) Hyper-V
4 22 (21.36%) VMware ESX
4 22 (21.36%) XenApp
5 18 (17.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (8.74%) vSphere
7 8 (7.77%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (7.77%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.88%) Firmware
9 3 (2.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.97%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (23.30%) EMC NetWorker
2 16 (15.53%) WSUS
3 11 (10.68%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.88%) SCCM
4 4 (3.88%) SCOM
4 4 (3.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (3.88%) ARCserve
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (2.91%) NSN NetAct
6 2 (1.94%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (1.94%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (1.94%) Unicenter
6 2 (1.94%) Tivoli NetView
6 2 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.94%) MOM
6 2 (1.94%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.94%) Control-M
7 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 70 (67.96%) Microsoft
2 55 (53.40%) VMware
3 28 (27.18%) EMC
4 26 (25.24%) Citrix
5 15 (14.56%) HP
5 15 (14.56%) Oracle
6 9 (8.74%) Sun
7 8 (7.77%) Symantec
8 7 (6.80%) Hitachi
9 5 (4.85%) IBM
10 4 (3.88%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.88%) Brocade
10 4 (3.88%) StorageTek
10 4 (3.88%) Sage
11 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.91%) Dell
11 3 (2.91%) Greenplum
11 3 (2.91%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 3 (2.91%) Velocent
11 3 (2.91%) Cerion
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