The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 127 131 112
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 38 44 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 1.20% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.42% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 32
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2739 3105 2644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.87% 84.60% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 2096 1727
Average salary £43,913 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.32% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Scotland

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Scotland

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 July 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
Edinburgh -3 15 £43,500 +27.94% 5
Glasgow +13 14 £43,750 +25.00% 1
North Lanarkshire - 4 £60,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £53,750 -
Argyll and Bute - 2 £37,500 -
Moray - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 27 (31.40%) Finance
2 26 (30.23%) ITIL
3 25 (29.07%) VMware
4 22 (25.58%) Windows
4 22 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (24.42%) Oracle
6 19 (22.09%) Project Management
7 17 (19.77%) Linux
7 17 (19.77%) Banking
7 17 (19.77%) Oracle Database
8 16 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (16.28%) SQL
9 14 (16.28%) Retail
9 14 (16.28%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (15.12%) Data Guard
10 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
10 13 (15.12%) Oracle RMAN
11 12 (13.95%) VMware ESX
11 12 (13.95%) SAN
11 12 (13.95%) NAS
12 11 (12.79%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (12.79%) PL/SQL
12 11 (12.79%) Risk Management
12 11 (12.79%) Information Security
12 11 (12.79%) Firewall
13 10 (11.63%) Configuration Management
13 10 (11.63%) Service Management
13 10 (11.63%) CISA
13 10 (11.63%) SQL Server

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.33%) Lync
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) PaaS
2 1 (1.16%) IaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) SAN
1 12 (13.95%) NAS
2 11 (12.79%) Firewall
3 10 (11.63%) DNS
3 10 (11.63%) LAN
4 8 (9.30%) WAN
5 6 (6.98%) SMTP
5 6 (6.98%) HTTP
5 6 (6.98%) SNMP
5 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.81%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (5.81%) Network Security
7 4 (4.65%) VPN
8 3 (3.49%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.49%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.33%) VLAN
9 2 (2.33%) DHCP
9 2 (2.33%) VoIP
10 1 (1.16%) ATM
10 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.77%) Oracle Database
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 8 (9.30%) Big Data
5 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.33%) MySQL
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Toad
General
1 27 (31.40%) Finance
2 17 (19.77%) Banking
3 14 (16.28%) Retail
4 4 (4.65%) Back Office
5 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.33%) Online Betting
7 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Local Government
7 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.16%) Law
7 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (17.44%) DBA
2 13 (15.12%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (12.79%) Service Manager
3 11 (12.79%) Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) Support Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) IT Services Manager
5 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (6.98%) Junior
6 4 (4.65%) Development Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Architect
6 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (4.65%) Administrator
6 4 (4.65%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Technical Development Manager
7 3 (3.49%) NetApp Specialist
8 2 (2.33%) Incident Manager
8 2 (2.33%) Major Incident Manager
8 2 (2.33%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.16%) JMS
2 1 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.98%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.81%) Replication
4 2 (2.33%) Clustering
4 2 (2.33%) IPTV
4 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.33%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) CCTV
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Windows
2 17 (19.77%) Linux
3 7 (8.14%) UNIX
4 5 (5.81%) Solaris
5 4 (4.65%) AIX
6 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.49%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.16%) CentOS
8 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) ITIL
2 19 (22.09%) Project Management
3 16 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (12.79%) Risk Management
5 11 (12.79%) Information Security
6 10 (11.63%) Configuration Management
6 10 (11.63%) Service Management
6 10 (11.63%) Business Analysis
6 10 (11.63%) Test Scripting
6 10 (11.63%) Cyber Security
7 9 (10.47%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (10.47%) Problem Management
7 9 (10.47%) Business Continuity
8 8 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (9.30%) Supplier Management
8 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.14%) Data Protection
9 7 (8.14%) Strategic Planning
9 7 (8.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) SQL
2 11 (12.79%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.16%) Java
3 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) CISSP
1 10 (11.63%) CISA
2 7 (8.14%) Degree
3 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) NCDA
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) OCP
6 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) PMP
6 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.16%) GIAC
6 1 (1.16%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.16%) HND
6 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 22 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (16.28%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (13.95%) VMware ESX
4 10 (11.63%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.33%) NFS
5 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (15.12%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (15.12%) Data Guard
2 6 (6.98%) Puppet
2 6 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.81%) SnapMirror
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (4.65%) Control-M
4 4 (4.65%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.65%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.33%) SnapVault
5 2 (2.33%) SCCM
6 1 (1.16%) SCOM
6 1 (1.16%) WSUS
6 1 (1.16%) Nagios
6 1 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.16%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (29.07%) VMware
2 21 (24.42%) Oracle
3 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.63%) Cisco
4 10 (11.63%) Veritas
5 6 (6.98%) NetApp
6 5 (5.81%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.65%) HP
7 4 (4.65%) BMC
8 3 (3.49%) SAP
8 3 (3.49%) EMC
9 2 (2.33%) Citrix
9 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.33%) F5
10 1 (1.16%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.16%) Isilon
10 1 (1.16%) Apple
10 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.16%) McAfee
10 1 (1.16%) Fortinet
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