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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 106 127 110
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 55 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.71% 0.91% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 1.12% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 27
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +2.40%
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
2728 2667 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.88% 81.24% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 1698 1692
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +18 35 £30,000 -14.89% 5
Glasgow -1 11 £42,500 +10.38% 2
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 27 November 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 56 (53.85%) Finance
2 42 (40.38%) Microsoft
3 37 (35.58%) VMware
3 37 (35.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (30.77%) LAN
4 32 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
5 31 (29.81%) SLA
6 30 (28.85%) Back Office
7 29 (27.88%) WAN
8 28 (26.92%) Active Directory
9 27 (25.96%) Windows
10 25 (24.04%) UNIX
11 22 (21.15%) SQL
12 21 (20.19%) Oracle
13 17 (16.35%) Business Continuity
13 17 (16.35%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (15.38%) PL/SQL
15 15 (14.42%) Linux
16 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database 10g
16 14 (13.46%) Oracle RMAN
16 14 (13.46%) Degree
16 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database
17 12 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
17 12 (11.54%) ITIL
18 11 (10.58%) Service Delivery
19 10 (9.62%) Project Management
19 10 (9.62%) CRM
20 9 (8.65%) Cisco
20 9 (8.65%) Java
20 9 (8.65%) Data Guard

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 7 (6.73%) IIS
1 7 (6.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.85%) Apache
2 4 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.92%) CICS
3 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.96%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.96%) Mule
4 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.96%) GemFire
4 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.96%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.96%) JBoss
4 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.92%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.77%) LAN
1 32 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
2 29 (27.88%) WAN
3 8 (7.69%) VPN
3 8 (7.69%) Firewall
4 7 (6.73%) VoIP
4 7 (6.73%) NAS
5 5 (4.81%) DNS
5 5 (4.81%) SAN
5 5 (4.81%) IPsec
5 5 (4.81%) VLAN
6 4 (3.85%) DHCP
7 3 (2.88%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.88%) SSL
7 3 (2.88%) IP Telephony
7 3 (2.88%) H.323
8 1 (0.96%) Wireless
8 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.96%) MPLS
8 1 (0.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (13.46%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.88%) MySQL
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.92%) DB2
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Toad
General
1 56 (53.85%) Finance
2 30 (28.85%) Back Office
3 3 (2.88%) Games
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.96%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 31 (29.81%) Administrator
2 22 (21.15%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (19.23%) Analyst
4 19 (18.27%) DBA
5 17 (16.35%) Support Analyst
6 14 (13.46%) Oracle DBA
7 13 (12.50%) IT Support
8 11 (10.58%) IT Support Analyst
9 9 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 8 (7.69%) Service Manager
11 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (3.85%) Services Delivery Manager
12 4 (3.85%) UNIX Support
12 4 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
12 4 (3.85%) UNIX Support Analyst
13 3 (2.88%) IT Services Manager
13 3 (2.88%) Server Technician
13 3 (2.88%) Development Engineer
13 3 (2.88%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) XML
1 3 (2.88%) LAMP
1 3 (2.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (0.96%) REST
2 1 (0.96%) Spring
2 1 (0.96%) JNDI
2 1 (0.96%) JSON
2 1 (0.96%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.96%) JMS
2 1 (0.96%) Middleware
2 1 (0.96%) J2EE
2 1 (0.96%) JDBC
2 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.77%) iPad
3 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.81%) Replication
4 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.88%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.88%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.92%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.92%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.92%) Equities
6 2 (1.92%) Derivative
6 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.92%) Physics
6 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.96%) Windows
2 25 (24.04%) UNIX
3 15 (14.42%) Linux
4 8 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.81%) CentOS
6 3 (2.88%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.88%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.88%) Solaris
7 2 (1.92%) AIX
7 2 (1.92%) zOS
8 1 (0.96%) HPUX
8 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.35%) Business Continuity
1 17 (16.35%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (11.54%) ITIL
3 11 (10.58%) Service Delivery
4 10 (9.62%) Project Management
4 10 (9.62%) CRM
5 9 (8.65%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 8 (7.69%) Change Control
7 7 (6.73%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.77%) Information Security
9 5 (4.81%) BCP
9 5 (4.81%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (4.81%) Database Tuning
10 4 (3.85%) Service Management
10 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (2.88%) Risk Management
11 3 (2.88%) Incident Management
11 3 (2.88%) Load Balancing
11 3 (2.88%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (21.15%) SQL
2 16 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 9 (8.65%) Java
4 6 (5.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.88%) Perl
6 2 (1.92%) COBOL
6 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.92%) REXX
7 1 (0.96%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.96%) sed
7 1 (0.96%) AWK
7 1 (0.96%) Korn
7 1 (0.96%) Python
7 1 (0.96%) C
7 1 (0.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.88%) MCP
3 3 (2.88%) MCSE
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.88%) RHCE
3 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.96%) GIAC
4 1 (0.96%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.96%) ISEB
4 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (29.81%) SLA
2 6 (5.77%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.96%) COBIT
4 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 37 (35.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 14 (13.46%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (4.81%) vSphere
5 5 (4.81%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.88%) Firmware
7 2 (1.92%) RACF
8 1 (0.96%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) Data Guard
2 6 (5.77%) Cacti
2 6 (5.77%) Nagios
3 5 (4.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.88%) Munin
4 3 (2.88%) Puppet
4 3 (2.88%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.88%) Ansible
5 2 (1.92%) CA Endevor
5 2 (1.92%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (1.92%) Foglight
6 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.96%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.96%) OpenView
6 1 (0.96%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.96%) MOM
6 1 (0.96%) Control-M
6 1 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.96%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 42 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 37 (35.58%) VMware
3 21 (20.19%) Oracle
4 9 (8.65%) Cisco
5 6 (5.77%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.81%) Rackspace
7 4 (3.85%) BMC
8 3 (2.88%) CA
8 3 (2.88%) HP
9 2 (1.92%) EMC
9 2 (1.92%) IBM
9 2 (1.92%) SAP
9 2 (1.92%) Citrix
9 2 (1.92%) NetApp
9 2 (1.92%) Reuters
9 2 (1.92%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.92%) Imperva
10 1 (0.96%) Twitter
10 1 (0.96%) AppSense
10 1 (0.96%) Brocade
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