The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 74 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 19 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.69% 1.84% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 2.27% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 2
Average salary £32,750 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £27,483 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £58,000 £33,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +6.17%
Disaster Recovery
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
863 881 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.71% 81.12% 67.20%
Number of salaries quoted 756 790 539
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,148 £27,500 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in South Wales

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in South Wales

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Cardiff -1 9 £32,000 -17.94%
Newport +14 5 £47,500 +21.79%
Bridgend +4 1 £33,500 -4.28%
Disaster Recovery
Wales

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (73.33%) VMware
3 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
4 15 (50.00%) Windows
5 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 14 (46.67%) Service Delivery
6 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 11 (36.67%) SQL
8 10 (33.33%) Citrix
8 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
10 8 (26.67%) ITIL
10 8 (26.67%) SLA
10 8 (26.67%) BCP
10 8 (26.67%) Security Management
10 8 (26.67%) Business Continuity
10 8 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (26.67%) Degree
10 8 (26.67%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (26.67%) Coaching
11 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
11 7 (23.33%) DHCP
11 7 (23.33%) DNS
11 7 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (23.33%) XenApp
11 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (20.00%) MCP
12 6 (20.00%) Blackberry

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (23.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DHCP
1 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) MPLS
2 3 (10.00%) Wireless
2 3 (10.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (10.00%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) VoIP
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Welsh Language
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Service Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Customer Services Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Wintel Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) IT Director
4 3 (10.00%) Chief Information Officer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Architect
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Designer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (20.00%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 8 (26.67%) Security Management
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Business Continuity
2 8 (26.67%) BCP
2 8 (26.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 8 (26.67%) Coaching
3 6 (20.00%) Line Management
3 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (16.67%) Change Control
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.33%) ERP
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (20.00%) MCP
4 3 (10.00%) CCNP
4 3 (10.00%) CCNA
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) MCSE
6 1 (3.33%) MCSA
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (23.33%) XenApp
5 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (10.00%) vSphere
7 3 (10.00%) ProxySG
8 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) WSUS
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (73.33%) VMware
3 10 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) Juniper
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
5 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) McAfee
5 3 (10.00%) Mitel
5 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (10.00%) HP