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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 125 118 120
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 40 49 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.21% 1.33% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.59% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 29
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
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
2928 3074 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.54% 83.56% 83.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1832 1990 1631
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -9 22 £42,000 +40.00% 4
Glasgow +9 13 £42,500 - 4
North Lanarkshire - 3 £60,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £53,750 -
Falkirk - 1 £27,500 -
Moray - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (30.12%) ITIL
2 23 (27.71%) Oracle
2 23 (27.71%) Finance
3 19 (22.89%) Windows
3 19 (22.89%) VMware
4 18 (21.69%) SQL
5 16 (19.28%) Banking
5 16 (19.28%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (18.07%) Project Management
7 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
7 14 (16.87%) Retail
8 13 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (15.66%) Oracle Database
9 12 (14.46%) Linux
10 11 (13.25%) DNS
10 11 (13.25%) SAN
10 11 (13.25%) Service Management
11 10 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (12.05%) Firewall
11 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
11 10 (12.05%) Problem Management
11 10 (12.05%) Data Guard
11 10 (12.05%) NAS
12 9 (10.84%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (10.84%) Replication
12 9 (10.84%) Information Security
12 9 (10.84%) SharePoint
12 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
12 9 (10.84%) Risk Management
12 9 (10.84%) SLA

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (10.84%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.41%) IIS
3 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.20%) JBoss
4 1 (1.20%) Apache
4 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.20%) nginx
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.20%) Lync
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Office
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) PaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.20%) IaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) DNS
1 11 (13.25%) SAN
2 10 (12.05%) Firewall
2 10 (12.05%) NAS
3 7 (8.43%) Network Security
3 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.23%) LAN
5 5 (6.02%) WAN
5 5 (6.02%) VPN
6 4 (4.82%) SMTP
6 4 (4.82%) HTTP
6 4 (4.82%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (3.61%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.61%) SNMP
7 3 (3.61%) DHCP
7 3 (3.61%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.41%) VoIP
8 2 (2.41%) SSL
8 2 (2.41%) SSH
9 1 (1.20%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.66%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (6.02%) MySQL
4 5 (6.02%) Big Data
5 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.41%) OLTP
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.41%) Toad
2 2 (2.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 16 (19.28%) Banking
3 14 (16.87%) Retail
4 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.41%) Electronics
5 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.41%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Local Government
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Advertising
6 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.20%) Law
6 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (20.48%) DBA
2 12 (14.46%) Service Manager
3 9 (10.84%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (8.43%) IT Services Manager
5 6 (7.23%) Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) Junior
7 4 (4.82%) Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.61%) NetApp Specialist
9 2 (2.41%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.41%) NetApp Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Major Incident Manager
9 2 (2.41%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) X-Windows
1 3 (3.61%) WSH
2 2 (2.41%) Ajax
2 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.41%) JSON
2 2 (2.41%) jQuery
2 2 (2.41%) HTML
2 2 (2.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.41%) CSS
2 2 (2.41%) XML
3 1 (1.20%) JMS
3 1 (1.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Replication
1 9 (10.84%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) Clustering
3 3 (3.61%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.41%) IPTV
4 2 (2.41%) Statistics
4 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.41%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.20%) DTV
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Windows
2 12 (14.46%) Linux
3 6 (7.23%) UNIX
4 4 (4.82%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.20%) CentOS
7 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) ITIL
2 16 (19.28%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (18.07%) Project Management
4 11 (13.25%) Service Management
5 10 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.05%) Problem Management
6 9 (10.84%) Risk Management
6 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.84%) Information Security
7 8 (9.64%) Business Analysis
7 8 (9.64%) Supplier Management
7 8 (9.64%) Test Scripting
7 8 (9.64%) Cyber Security
8 7 (8.43%) Data Protection
8 7 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (7.23%) Business Continuity
10 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.02%) Data Management
10 5 (6.02%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.41%) C#
4 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) Java
5 1 (1.20%) Python
5 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) CISSP
1 8 (9.64%) CISA
2 7 (8.43%) Degree
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.82%) MCTS
4 4 (4.82%) MCITP
4 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.61%) NCDA
5 3 (3.61%) HND
5 3 (3.61%) MCSE
6 2 (2.41%) MCSA
6 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.20%) GIAC
7 1 (1.20%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.20%) CCNP
7 1 (1.20%) CCNA
7 1 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) SLA
2 4 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.23%) NFS
5 5 (6.02%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.41%) Samba
8 1 (1.20%) vSphere
8 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) Data Guard
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (6.02%) SnapMirror
3 5 (6.02%) Puppet
4 4 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.41%) SnapVault
5 2 (2.41%) WSUS
5 2 (2.41%) SCCM
6 1 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Oracle
2 19 (22.89%) VMware
3 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.84%) Cisco
5 8 (9.64%) NetApp
6 4 (4.82%) SAP
6 4 (4.82%) EMC
6 4 (4.82%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.61%) Veritas
7 3 (3.61%) Isilon
8 2 (2.41%) F5
8 2 (2.41%) Citrix
9 1 (1.20%) Avaya
9 1 (1.20%) Juniper
9 1 (1.20%) Informatica
9 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.20%) Symantec
9 1 (1.20%) McAfee
9 1 (1.20%) Perforce
9 1 (1.20%) Fortinet
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