The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 242 229 225
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1375 1532 1696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.40% 1.42% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.64% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1174 1366
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86262 93359 103515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.85% 86.36% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 71870 75862 84172
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in the UK

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 within the UK.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in the UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 1277 £45,250 -4.73% 124
London -34 443 £55,000 - 48
South East +4 271 £43,500 -3.33% 30
Yorkshire +22 135 £40,000 +6.66% 11
West Yorkshire +25 110 £40,000 - 9
East of England -6 108 £48,000 +6.66% 4
East Midlands +22 92 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Midlands +19 84 £45,000 +12.50% 5
North West -21 75 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Berkshire +30 65 £47,500 +3.82% 3
City of London -38 63 £51,250 -6.81% 7
South West +2 62 £40,000 +5.96% 15
Leeds -12 57 £40,000 - 4
Hampshire -29 54 £38,250 -17.74% 3
Surrey +22 47 £55,000 +17.64% 13
Buckinghamshire +54 43 £40,250 -5.29% 3
Scotland +1 43 £41,000 -8.88% 3
Northamptonshire +31 38 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Northampton +23 34 £38,500 +10.00%
East Sussex +50 32 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Hertfordshire +11 32 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Birmingham +3 32 £47,500 +21.79% 3
Cambridgeshire +17 31 £42,500 +10.38%
Bedfordshire +6 31 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Bradford +21 29 £40,000 -17.20% 3
Reading -3 28 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Bristol +8 24 £45,000 +13.92% 7
Manchester -31 24 £39,000 -17.89%
Edinburgh +1 23 £40,000 -23.80%
Liverpool +17 22 £60,000 +33.33% 1

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 1229 (40.15%) Windows
2 1043 (34.07%) Microsoft
3 843 (27.54%) VMware
4 806 (26.33%) SQL
5 774 (25.29%) Finance
6 751 (24.53%) SQL Server
7 742 (24.24%) ITIL
8 731 (23.88%) Windows Server
9 714 (23.33%) Linux
10 710 (23.20%) Active Directory
11 664 (21.69%) Firewall
12 619 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 586 (19.14%) Business Continuity
14 542 (17.71%) High Availability
15 517 (16.89%) Oracle
16 498 (16.27%) Cisco
17 476 (15.55%) SAN
18 451 (14.73%) MS Excel
19 407 (13.30%) Degree
20 391 (12.77%) Unix
21 379 (12.38%) Citrix
21 379 (12.38%) Data Centre
22 372 (12.15%) LAN
23 362 (11.83%) WAN
23 362 (11.83%) Performance Tuning
24 359 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
25 346 (11.30%) Project Management
26 340 (11.11%) DNS
27 338 (11.04%) MS Exchange
28 337 (11.01%) Information Security

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 338 (11.04%) MS Exchange
2 150 (4.90%) IIS
3 116 (3.79%) SharePoint
4 115 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 113 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 99 (3.23%) Apache
7 83 (2.71%) Tomcat
8 78 (2.55%) Skype for Business
9 66 (2.16%) OpenStack
9 66 (2.16%) WebLogic
10 63 (2.06%) WebSphere
11 59 (1.93%) JBoss
12 58 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
13 30 (0.98%) CloudStack
14 28 (0.91%) Confluence
14 28 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
15 26 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
15 26 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
15 26 (0.85%) nginx
16 24 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 451 (14.73%) MS Excel
2 201 (6.57%) MS Office
3 74 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.42%) MS Project
7 4 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.098%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.065%) MicroStation
9 2 (0.065%) ProjectWise
9 2 (0.065%) Revit
10 1 (0.033%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
3 16 (0.52%) Salerio
4 10 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.29%) SimCorp Dimension
6 7 (0.23%) thinkFolio
7 6 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.16%) SAP R/3
9 4 (0.13%) Eikon
9 4 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.13%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.098%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.098%) Maximo
10 3 (0.098%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.098%) SAP SCM
10 3 (0.098%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.098%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.065%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.065%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 234 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
2 166 (5.42%) Office 365
3 95 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 88 (2.87%) IaaS
5 79 (2.58%) PaaS
6 78 (2.55%) SaaS
7 58 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
8 38 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.33%) Joyent
10 10 (0.33%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.13%) Amazon Glacier
13 4 (0.13%) Google Apps
13 4 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
14 3 (0.098%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.065%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 664 (21.69%) Firewall
2 476 (15.55%) SAN
3 372 (12.15%) LAN
4 362 (11.83%) WAN
5 340 (11.11%) DNS
6 294 (9.60%) TCP/IP
7 225 (7.35%) VPN
8 202 (6.60%) VoIP
9 190 (6.21%) DHCP
10 170 (5.55%) Network Security
11 167 (5.46%) Internet
12 132 (4.31%) NAS
13 97 (3.17%) OSPF
13 97 (3.17%) Wireless
14 93 (3.04%) BGP
15 92 (3.01%) SSL
16 81 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
17 71 (2.32%) Unified Communications
18 67 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
19 66 (2.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 751 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 241 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 228 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 199 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 189 (6.17%) Oracle Database
6 168 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 167 (5.46%) MySQL
8 128 (4.18%) Relational Database
9 112 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 101 (3.30%) SQL Server 2014
11 99 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
12 97 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
13 89 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
14 65 (2.12%) Oracle Database 10g
15 55 (1.80%) RDBMS
16 52 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
17 50 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 42 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
19 33 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
20 30 (0.98%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 113 (3.69%) Git (software)
2 71 (2.32%) Jenkins
3 63 (2.06%) JIRA
4 51 (1.67%) Subversion
5 48 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 39 (1.27%) TeamCity
7 14 (0.46%) Vagrant
8 12 (0.39%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.36%) Toad
10 10 (0.33%) Hudson
10 10 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (0.26%) IntelliJ
12 8 (0.26%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.20%) MSI
13 6 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (0.16%) Metasploit
15 4 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
15 4 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 774 (25.29%) Finance
2 223 (7.29%) Banking
3 194 (6.34%) Telecoms
4 119 (3.89%) Retail
5 114 (3.72%) Legal
6 51 (1.67%) Law
6 51 (1.67%) Marketing
7 47 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 40 (1.31%) Back Office
9 39 (1.27%) Games
10 37 (1.21%) Investment Banking
11 32 (1.05%) Billing
12 31 (1.01%) Front Office
13 29 (0.95%) Advertising
14 28 (0.91%) Publishing
15 27 (0.88%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.49%) Electronics
17 12 (0.39%) Automotive
18 11 (0.36%) Local Government
19 10 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 456 (14.90%) Analyst
2 432 (14.11%) DBA
3 412 (13.46%) Administrator
4 238 (7.78%) SQL DBA
5 237 (7.74%) Support Analyst
6 213 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 187 (6.11%) IT Manager
8 164 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
9 138 (4.51%) Consultant
10 133 (4.34%) IT Support
11 125 (4.08%) Support Engineer
12 123 (4.02%) Architect
13 112 (3.66%) Oracle DBA
14 107 (3.50%) Infrastructure Support
15 104 (3.40%) Developer
16 101 (3.30%) SQL Server DBA
17 100 (3.27%) 3rd Line Support
18 96 (3.14%) Windows Engineer
19 93 (3.04%) Network Engineer
20 86 (2.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (4.61%) .NET
2 126 (4.12%) Web Services
3 93 (3.04%) LAMP
4 74 (2.42%) Middleware
5 55 (1.80%) XML
6 40 (1.31%) HTML
7 30 (0.98%) CSS
7 30 (0.98%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 28 (0.91%) Software Packaging
9 27 (0.88%) REST
10 26 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
11 24 (0.78%) ASP.NET
11 24 (0.78%) EDI
12 19 (0.62%) WCF
13 15 (0.49%) Symfony
13 15 (0.49%) WPF
14 14 (0.46%) LEMP Stack
14 14 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
14 14 (0.46%) POSIX
14 14 (0.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 379 (12.38%) Data Centre
2 296 (9.67%) Replication
3 275 (8.98%) Clustering
4 267 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
5 248 (8.10%) Management Information System
6 161 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 70 (2.29%) Hedge funds
8 64 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
9 62 (2.03%) Data Protection Act
10 48 (1.57%) Blackberry
11 46 (1.50%) Mathematics
12 37 (1.21%) PKI
13 36 (1.18%) EqualLogic
14 32 (1.05%) EMC VNX
15 30 (0.98%) Driving Licence
15 30 (0.98%) IVR
16 29 (0.95%) Fintech
17 27 (0.88%) Client/Server
17 27 (0.88%) Online Games
17 27 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1229 (40.15%) Windows
2 731 (23.88%) Windows Server
3 714 (23.33%) Linux
4 391 (12.77%) Unix
5 359 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 297 (9.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 214 (6.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 180 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 137 (4.48%) Windows 7
10 91 (2.97%) AIX
11 72 (2.35%) Solaris
12 53 (1.73%) HPUX
12 53 (1.73%) Windows 8
13 40 (1.31%) CentOS
13 40 (1.31%) Windows XP
14 35 (1.14%) Windows 10
15 31 (1.01%) Android
16 20 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
16 20 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 19 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 742 (24.24%) ITIL
2 586 (19.14%) Business Continuity
3 542 (17.71%) High Availability
4 362 (11.83%) Performance Tuning
5 346 (11.30%) Project Management
6 337 (11.01%) Information Security
7 277 (9.05%) Change Management
8 227 (7.42%) Service Delivery
9 220 (7.19%) Capacity Planning
10 208 (6.80%) Agile Software Development
11 192 (6.27%) Service Management
12 187 (6.11%) Incident Management
13 184 (6.01%) Migration
14 181 (5.91%) Risk Management
15 177 (5.78%) Load Balancing
16 157 (5.13%) Mentoring
17 152 (4.97%) Performance Monitoring
18 151 (4.93%) Change Control
19 133 (4.34%) Configuration Management
20 130 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 806 (26.33%) SQL
2 271 (8.85%) PowerShell
3 204 (6.66%) Shell Script
4 201 (6.57%) T-SQL
5 148 (4.84%) Python
6 139 (4.54%) Bash Shell
7 136 (4.44%) Java
8 131 (4.28%) Perl
9 97 (3.17%) Ruby
10 88 (2.87%) PL/SQL
11 74 (2.42%) C
12 50 (1.63%) PHP
13 46 (1.50%) AWK
14 42 (1.37%) C#
15 41 (1.34%) JavaScript
16 33 (1.08%) VBA
17 22 (0.72%) VBScript
18 21 (0.69%) Korn
19 20 (0.65%) sed
20 18 (0.59%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 407 (13.30%) Degree
2 268 (8.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 236 (7.71%) Cisco Certification
4 155 (5.06%) CCNP
4 155 (5.06%) MCSE
5 131 (4.28%) CISSP
6 112 (3.66%) CCNA
7 108 (3.53%) MCSA
8 100 (3.27%) Security Cleared
9 83 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 73 (2.38%) CISM
10 73 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
11 63 (2.06%) SC Cleared
12 54 (1.76%) CISA
13 52 (1.70%) MCP
14 48 (1.57%) MCITP
15 40 (1.31%) CCDP
16 29 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
16 29 (0.95%) MCTS
17 28 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 264 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 254 (8.30%) SLA
3 133 (4.34%) PCI DSS
4 66 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 62 (2.03%) QA
6 54 (1.76%) COBIT
7 28 (0.91%) ISO27002
8 16 (0.52%) ISO22301
9 15 (0.49%) ISO 9001
10 11 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 9 (0.29%) BS25999
11 9 (0.29%) SSAE 16
12 6 (0.20%) Data Quality
13 5 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
14 4 (0.13%) BS7799
15 3 (0.098%) ISO 9000
16 2 (0.065%) COSO
16 2 (0.065%) GxP
16 2 (0.065%) HIPAA
16 2 (0.065%) ISO27005
System Software
1 710 (23.20%) Active Directory
2 619 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 241 (7.87%) Hyper-V
4 230 (7.51%) vSphere
5 162 (5.29%) XenApp
6 112 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
7 66 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
8 62 (2.03%) VMware ESX
9 58 (1.89%) XenServer
10 52 (1.70%) Xen
11 45 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
12 44 (1.44%) NFS
13 39 (1.27%) Terminal Services
13 39 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
14 32 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 32 (1.05%) Postfix
15 29 (0.95%) XenDesktop
16 23 (0.75%) Firmware
16 23 (0.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 20 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 144 (4.70%) SCOM
2 134 (4.38%) Puppet
3 123 (4.02%) SCCM
4 111 (3.63%) Nagios
5 105 (3.43%) Data Guard
6 89 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
7 69 (2.25%) Tivoli
8 61 (1.99%) Ansible
9 55 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
10 45 (1.47%) Backup Exec
11 42 (1.37%) NetBackup
12 41 (1.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 35 (1.14%) Cobbler
13 35 (1.14%) EdgeSight
14 34 (1.11%) Terraform
15 31 (1.01%) SCOrch
16 29 (0.95%) Salt
17 28 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
18 27 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
19 24 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1043 (34.07%) Microsoft
2 843 (27.54%) VMware
3 517 (16.89%) Oracle
4 498 (16.27%) Cisco
5 379 (12.38%) Citrix
6 279 (9.11%) HP
7 267 (8.72%) Red Hat
8 168 (5.49%) NetApp
9 148 (4.84%) IBM
10 113 (3.69%) EMC
11 111 (3.63%) CheckPoint
12 87 (2.84%) Symantec
13 84 (2.74%) Dell
14 82 (2.68%) Avaya
15 78 (2.55%) Juniper
16 73 (2.38%) 3PAR
17 69 (2.25%) Veeam
18 58 (1.89%) F5
19 54 (1.76%) SAP
19 54 (1.76%) Veritas
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: car + healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Discount
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
H&R Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum This is a starting salary and will go up after
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43.28 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £42,000 per annum plus overtime and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33991.50 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 3 days ago