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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 126 136 110
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 36 40 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.14% 1.09% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.30% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 37
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 £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £57,000 £47,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
2798 3082 2673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.38% 83.80% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2049 1746
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 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 31 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 -6 16 £42,000 +21.73% 6
Glasgow +16 11 £43,750 -9.32%
North Lanarkshire - 4 £60,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £53,750 -
Argyll and Bute - 2 £37,500 -
Falkirk - 1 £27,500 -
Moray - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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 25 (32.05%) ITIL
2 21 (26.92%) Finance
3 20 (25.64%) VMware
4 19 (24.36%) Oracle
5 18 (23.08%) Windows
5 18 (23.08%) Project Management
6 17 (21.79%) Banking
7 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (19.23%) Retail
9 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database
9 14 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 12 (15.38%) SQL
11 12 (15.38%) SAN
11 12 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (14.10%) Data Guard
12 11 (14.10%) Information Security
12 11 (14.10%) Problem Management
12 11 (14.10%) Risk Management
12 11 (14.10%) Linux
13 10 (12.82%) DNS
13 10 (12.82%) CISSP
13 10 (12.82%) Service Management
13 10 (12.82%) CISA
13 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
13 10 (12.82%) Oracle RAC
13 10 (12.82%) Test Scripting
13 10 (12.82%) Cyber Security
14 9 (11.54%) NAS
14 9 (11.54%) Supplier Management

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.56%) Lync
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) PaaS
2 1 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) SAN
2 10 (12.82%) DNS
3 9 (11.54%) Firewall
3 9 (11.54%) NAS
4 8 (10.26%) LAN
5 6 (7.69%) WAN
5 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.41%) Network Security
7 4 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (5.13%) VPN
7 4 (5.13%) SMTP
7 4 (5.13%) HTTP
7 4 (5.13%) SNMP
8 3 (3.85%) DHCP
8 3 (3.85%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.56%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.56%) VoIP
10 1 (1.28%) SSL
10 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database
2 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (7.69%) Big Data
5 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.56%) MySQL
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Toad
2 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (26.92%) Finance
2 17 (21.79%) Banking
3 15 (19.23%) Retail
4 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.56%) Online Betting
5 2 (2.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Local Government
6 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (15.38%) DBA
2 11 (14.10%) Service Manager
3 10 (12.82%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (8.97%) Analyst
4 7 (8.97%) IT Services Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Junior
6 4 (5.13%) Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.85%) IT Operations Manager
7 3 (3.85%) NetApp Specialist
7 3 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.85%) Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Operations Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Development Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Security Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Ajax
2 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.28%) JSON
2 1 (1.28%) jQuery
2 1 (1.28%) HTML
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.28%) CSS
2 1 (1.28%) XML
2 1 (1.28%) JMS
2 1 (1.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Replication
1 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.85%) Clustering
5 2 (2.56%) IPTV
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) CCTV
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) UNIX
4 4 (5.13%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.56%) Solaris
7 1 (1.28%) AIX
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) ITIL
2 18 (23.08%) Project Management
3 14 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (14.10%) Risk Management
5 11 (14.10%) Information Security
5 11 (14.10%) Problem Management
6 10 (12.82%) Test Scripting
6 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
6 10 (12.82%) Service Management
6 10 (12.82%) Cyber Security
7 9 (11.54%) Business Continuity
7 9 (11.54%) Supplier Management
8 8 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.97%) Data Protection
9 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) SQL
2 7 (8.97%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.28%) C#
3 1 (1.28%) Java
3 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) CISSP
1 10 (12.82%) CISA
2 6 (7.69%) Degree
3 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) NCDA
5 2 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) HND
6 1 (1.28%) ISEB
6 1 (1.28%) GIAC
6 1 (1.28%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.28%) OCP
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.28%) PMP
6 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (11.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (8.97%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.13%) NFS
6 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.28%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (14.10%) Data Guard
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (6.41%) SnapMirror
4 4 (5.13%) Puppet
4 4 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (3.85%) SCCM
6 2 (2.56%) WSUS
6 2 (2.56%) SnapVault
7 1 (1.28%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.28%) SCOM
7 1 (1.28%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.28%) Control-M
7 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) VMware
2 19 (24.36%) Oracle
3 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (11.54%) Cisco
5 7 (8.97%) NetApp
6 5 (6.41%) Veritas
7 3 (3.85%) SAP
7 3 (3.85%) EMC
8 2 (2.56%) Citrix
8 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.56%) F5
9 1 (1.28%) Isilon
9 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.28%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.28%) Apple
9 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.28%) McAfee
9 1 (1.28%) BMC
9 1 (1.28%) Informatica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago