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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 107 112 115
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 47 46 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.51% 1.40% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.71% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 23
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 £28,300 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
2638 2689 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.91% 81.56% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 1733 1614
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £27,775
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +7 29 £32,000 -10.48% 1
Glasgow +3 14 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Stirling - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Moray - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 60 (59.41%) Finance
2 45 (44.55%) VMware
2 45 (44.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
4 36 (35.64%) SLA
4 36 (35.64%) LAN
5 35 (34.65%) WAN
5 35 (34.65%) Back Office
6 34 (33.66%) Wi-Fi
7 27 (26.73%) Oracle
7 27 (26.73%) UNIX
8 24 (23.76%) SQL
8 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
9 23 (22.77%) PL/SQL
10 22 (21.78%) Windows
10 22 (21.78%) Oracle Database
11 21 (20.79%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (20.79%) Oracle RMAN
11 21 (20.79%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (18.81%) Oracle RAC
13 16 (15.84%) Linux
14 14 (13.86%) Data Guard
14 14 (13.86%) Business Continuity
14 14 (13.86%) Degree
15 12 (11.88%) ITIL
16 10 (9.90%) Asset Management
17 9 (8.91%) Configuration Management
18 8 (7.92%) BMC
18 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
18 8 (7.92%) Oracle Reports

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.98%) CICS
2 2 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.98%) IIS
2 2 (1.98%) Apache
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.99%) Mule
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.99%) GemFire
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.99%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.99%) JBoss
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (35.64%) LAN
2 35 (34.65%) WAN
3 34 (33.66%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (5.94%) SAN
4 6 (5.94%) Firewall
5 5 (4.95%) NAS
6 3 (2.97%) DNS
6 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.98%) VPN
7 2 (1.98%) VoIP
7 2 (1.98%) SMTP
7 2 (1.98%) HTTP
7 2 (1.98%) SNMP
7 2 (1.98%) IPsec
7 2 (1.98%) VLAN
8 1 (0.99%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.99%) Wireless
8 1 (0.99%) SSL
8 1 (0.99%) MPLS
8 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.78%) Oracle Database
2 21 (20.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.92%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.98%) DB2
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.98%) Big Data
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.99%) MySQL
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Toad
General
1 60 (59.41%) Finance
2 35 (34.65%) Back Office
3 1 (0.99%) Games
3 1 (0.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) Administrator
2 25 (24.75%) Analyst
2 25 (24.75%) DBA
3 23 (22.77%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (21.78%) Support Analyst
4 22 (21.78%) Oracle DBA
5 14 (13.86%) IT Support
6 13 (12.87%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 13 (12.87%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (12.87%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (3.96%) Technical Manager
7 4 (3.96%) UNIX Support
7 4 (3.96%) UNIX Support Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Server Technician
8 3 (2.97%) Service Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Test Manager
9 2 (1.98%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (1.98%) Support Engineer
9 2 (1.98%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (1.98%) XML
2 2 (1.98%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.99%) LAMP
3 1 (0.99%) Spring
3 1 (0.99%) JNDI
3 1 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.99%) JMS
3 1 (0.99%) Middleware
3 1 (0.99%) J2EE
3 1 (0.99%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.97%) Replication
4 2 (1.98%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.98%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.98%) Physics
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.99%) iPad
5 1 (0.99%) Clustering
5 1 (0.99%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.73%) UNIX
2 22 (21.78%) Windows
3 16 (15.84%) Linux
4 7 (6.93%) Solaris
5 6 (5.94%) AIX
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.98%) zOS
7 2 (1.98%) CentOS
8 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.99%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.79%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (13.86%) Business Continuity
3 12 (11.88%) ITIL
4 10 (9.90%) Asset Management
5 9 (8.91%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.94%) Information Security
6 6 (5.94%) Release Management
7 5 (4.95%) Project Management
7 5 (4.95%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.96%) Service Management
8 4 (3.96%) Operations Management
8 4 (3.96%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.96%) Change Control
9 3 (2.97%) Test Management
9 3 (2.97%) Investment Management
9 3 (2.97%) Data Protection
9 3 (2.97%) Database Tuning
9 3 (2.97%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.97%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.76%) SQL
2 23 (22.77%) PL/SQL
3 6 (5.94%) Java
4 5 (4.95%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.98%) Perl
5 2 (1.98%) COBOL
5 2 (1.98%) REXX
6 1 (0.99%) Python
6 1 (0.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.98%) MCP
4 2 (1.98%) MCSE
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.99%) OCP
5 1 (0.99%) ISEB
5 1 (0.99%) RHCE
5 1 (0.99%) GIAC
5 1 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (35.64%) SLA
2 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 45 (44.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
3 21 (20.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 19 (18.81%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (6.93%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.97%) Firmware
7 2 (1.98%) RACF
7 2 (1.98%) vSphere
7 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.99%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (13.86%) Data Guard
2 8 (7.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (4.95%) Control-M
4 4 (3.96%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.96%) HP SIM
5 3 (2.97%) Puppet
5 3 (2.97%) Cacti
5 3 (2.97%) Nagios
5 3 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.98%) Foglight
6 2 (1.98%) CA Endevor
6 2 (1.98%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (0.99%) SCOM
7 1 (0.99%) Munin
7 1 (0.99%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.99%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.99%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.99%) OpenView
7 1 (0.99%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 45 (44.55%) VMware
2 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
3 27 (26.73%) Oracle
4 8 (7.92%) BMC
5 7 (6.93%) HP
6 6 (5.94%) Veritas
7 5 (4.95%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.96%) Cisco
9 3 (2.97%) CA
9 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.98%) Imperva
10 2 (1.98%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.98%) Citrix
10 2 (1.98%) NetApp
10 2 (1.98%) IBM
10 2 (1.98%) SAP
10 2 (1.98%) EMC
11 1 (0.99%) Intel
11 1 (0.99%) Informatica
11 1 (0.99%) AppSense
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