The table below looks at the statistics for the Disaster Recovery Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery Manager
Rank 891 858 888
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Disaster Recovery Manager 11 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.017% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.018% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 12
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,240 £48,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £51,250 £48,250
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +6.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Disaster Recovery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Disaster Recovery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager within the UK.

Disaster Recovery Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Disaster Recovery Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
England -25 10 £60,000 +3.44% 1
London -33 6 £60,000 - 1
South East -12 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Berkshire - 3 £35,000 -
City of London +7 2 £60,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £60,000 -
Essex - 1 £60,000 -
Reading - 1 £35,000 -

Disaster Recovery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Disaster Recovery Manager in their job title 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 with Disaster Recovery Manager in their job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (65.52%) Business Continuity
3 12 (41.38%) Law
4 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (31.03%) Finance
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
6 8 (27.59%) BS25999
7 7 (24.14%) UNIX
8 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
8 6 (20.69%) Citrix
9 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
9 5 (17.24%) Line Management
9 5 (17.24%) Software Asset Management
10 4 (13.79%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
10 4 (13.79%) Information Security
10 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
10 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle
10 4 (13.79%) Solaris
10 4 (13.79%) Linux
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (10.34%) DNS
11 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
11 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Management
12 2 (6.90%) Release Management
12 2 (6.90%) Degree
12 2 (6.90%) Problem Management

Disaster Recovery Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Disaster Recovery Manager in their job title 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 with Disaster Recovery Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
General
1 12 (41.38%) Law
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) UNIX
3 4 (13.79%) Solaris
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (65.52%) Business Continuity
3 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
3 5 (17.24%) Line Management
3 5 (17.24%) Software Asset Management
4 4 (13.79%) Information Security
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Release Management
6 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
7 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (27.59%) BS25999
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Citrix
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle