The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 62 54 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.40% 2.63% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 3.22% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 8
Average salary - £27,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Disaster Recovery
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
420 497 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 83.67% 81.74% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 379 414 553
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Somerset region.

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Somerset

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 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
Axbridge - 2 - -
Disaster Recovery
South West

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (59.38%) MS Exchange
2 19 (59.38%) Degree
3 18 (56.25%) VMware
4 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 12 (37.50%) Project Management
5 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (34.38%) Mathematics
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (28.13%) ITIL
9 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (25.00%) Oracle
9 8 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
9 8 (25.00%) IIS
9 8 (25.00%) HTML
9 8 (25.00%) IBM
10 7 (21.88%) SCCM
10 7 (21.88%) SCOM
10 7 (21.88%) Nagios
10 7 (21.88%) DNS
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
11 6 (18.75%) Cisco
12 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
12 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (15.63%) Build Automation
12 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 19 (59.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
2 8 (25.00%) IIS
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Help Desk Support
3 10 (31.25%) Consultant
4 8 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 8 (25.00%) Technical Support
5 6 (18.75%) Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Server Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Help Desk Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Build Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Server Support
6 5 (15.63%) Author
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Author
7 4 (12.50%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Mathematics
2 5 (15.63%) Client/Server
3 4 (12.50%) FMCG
3 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Project Management
2 9 (28.13%) ITIL
3 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.63%) Build Automation
5 4 (12.50%) ERP
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (12.50%) Coaching
6 2 (6.25%) SOA
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.25%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
2 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) VB
2 5 (15.63%) Perl
3 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
1 7 (21.88%) SCOM
1 7 (21.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) VMware
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 8 (25.00%) IBM
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco