The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 63 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 5 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.82% 1.67% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 2.22% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 13
Average salary £75,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
Disaster Recovery
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
480 405 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 78.95% 75.14% 83.49%
Number of salaries quoted 429 340 377
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 1 £72,500 +38.09%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £25,000 -
Disaster Recovery
West Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (20.00%) MS Project
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (20.00%) Network Security
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
8 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (13.33%) Network Design
8 2 (13.33%) Ajax

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Project
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) IPv4
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Data Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Network Services Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Blog
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) People Management
4 2 (13.33%) Time Management
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya