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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 110 131 108
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 52 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.67% 1.07% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.33% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 33
Average salary £34,000 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +5.59%
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
2649 2641 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.15% 81.09% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1763 1676 1714
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Edinburgh +14 33 £30,000 -15.49%
Glasgow -2 10 £42,500 -15.00%
Stirling - 2 £46,750 -
Highlands - 2 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £30,000 -
Fife - 1 - -
Moray - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 55 (56.12%) Finance
2 40 (40.82%) Microsoft
3 37 (37.76%) VMware
3 37 (37.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (33.67%) SLA
5 32 (32.65%) Back Office
5 32 (32.65%) LAN
5 32 (32.65%) Wi-Fi
6 31 (31.63%) WAN
7 26 (26.53%) Active Directory
8 25 (25.51%) UNIX
9 24 (24.49%) Oracle
10 21 (21.43%) Windows
10 21 (21.43%) SQL
11 18 (18.37%) PL/SQL
12 17 (17.35%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (17.35%) Oracle Database
13 16 (16.33%) Oracle Database 10g
13 16 (16.33%) Oracle RMAN
14 15 (15.31%) Business Continuity
15 14 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
15 14 (14.29%) Degree
16 13 (13.27%) Linux
17 11 (11.22%) ITIL
18 10 (10.20%) Data Guard
19 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
19 9 (9.18%) Java
20 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
21 7 (7.14%) Toad
21 7 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (5.10%) IIS
1 5 (5.10%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.08%) Apache
3 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.04%) CICS
3 2 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.02%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.02%) Mule
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.02%) GemFire
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.02%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.02%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MultiFonds
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.65%) LAN
1 32 (32.65%) Wi-Fi
2 31 (31.63%) WAN
3 6 (6.12%) Firewall
4 5 (5.10%) NAS
5 4 (4.08%) VoIP
5 4 (4.08%) VPN
5 4 (4.08%) SAN
6 3 (3.06%) DNS
6 3 (3.06%) SSL
6 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.06%) IPsec
6 3 (3.06%) VLAN
7 2 (2.04%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.04%) DHCP
8 1 (1.02%) MPLS
8 1 (1.02%) H.323
8 1 (1.02%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.02%) Wireless
8 1 (1.02%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.35%) Oracle Database
2 16 (16.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.06%) MySQL
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.04%) DB2
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 55 (56.12%) Finance
2 32 (32.65%) Back Office
3 2 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (1.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.02%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (32.65%) Administrator
2 22 (22.45%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (21.43%) DBA
4 19 (19.39%) Analyst
5 17 (17.35%) Oracle DBA
6 16 (16.33%) Support Analyst
7 13 (13.27%) IT Support
8 11 (11.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 11 (11.22%) IT Support Analyst
8 11 (11.22%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.10%) Service Manager
10 4 (4.08%) UNIX Support
10 4 (4.08%) UNIX Support Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Delivery Manager
11 3 (3.06%) Development Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Server Technician
11 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Services Delivery Manager
11 3 (3.06%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) XML
1 3 (3.06%) LAMP
1 3 (3.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (1.02%) REST
2 1 (1.02%) Spring
2 1 (1.02%) JNDI
2 1 (1.02%) JSON
2 1 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.02%) JMS
2 1 (1.02%) Middleware
2 1 (1.02%) J2EE
2 1 (1.02%) JDBC
2 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.10%) Replication
3 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.06%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.06%) iPad
5 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.04%) Equities
5 2 (2.04%) Derivative
5 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.04%) Physics
5 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.04%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.04%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (2.04%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.04%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.02%) Clustering
6 1 (1.02%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.51%) UNIX
2 21 (21.43%) Windows
3 13 (13.27%) Linux
4 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.06%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.06%) Solaris
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.06%) CentOS
6 2 (2.04%) AIX
6 2 (2.04%) zOS
7 1 (1.02%) HPUX
7 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.35%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (15.31%) Business Continuity
3 11 (11.22%) ITIL
4 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
5 7 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 7 (7.14%) Project Management
6 6 (6.12%) CRM
6 6 (6.12%) Information Security
6 6 (6.12%) Asset Management
6 6 (6.12%) Change Control
7 5 (5.10%) Database Tuning
7 5 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.08%) Service Management
8 4 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.06%) Test Management
9 3 (3.06%) Investment Management
9 3 (3.06%) BCP
9 3 (3.06%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.06%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.43%) SQL
2 18 (18.37%) PL/SQL
3 9 (9.18%) Java
4 5 (5.10%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.04%) Perl
5 2 (2.04%) COBOL
5 2 (2.04%) REXX
6 1 (1.02%) Python
6 1 (1.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) RHCE
3 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.04%) MCP
4 2 (2.04%) MCSE
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.02%) ISEB
5 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) GIAC
5 1 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (33.67%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.06%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 37 (37.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (26.53%) Active Directory
3 16 (16.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 14 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.06%) vSphere
5 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.06%) Firmware
6 2 (2.04%) RACF
7 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.02%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (10.20%) Data Guard
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (5.10%) Nagios
3 5 (5.10%) Cacti
4 3 (3.06%) Munin
4 3 (3.06%) Puppet
4 3 (3.06%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.06%) Ansible
5 2 (2.04%) CA Endevor
5 2 (2.04%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (2.04%) Foglight
6 1 (1.02%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.02%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.02%) OpenView
6 1 (1.02%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.02%) MOM
6 1 (1.02%) Control-M
6 1 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.02%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 40 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.76%) VMware
3 24 (24.49%) Oracle
4 5 (5.10%) Cisco
5 4 (4.08%) BMC
5 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.06%) CA
6 3 (3.06%) HP
6 3 (3.06%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.04%) Imperva
7 2 (2.04%) EMC
7 2 (2.04%) IBM
7 2 (2.04%) SAP
7 2 (2.04%) Citrix
7 2 (2.04%) NetApp
7 2 (2.04%) Reuters
7 2 (2.04%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.02%) Symantec
8 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.02%) Informatica