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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 243 228 231
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1287 1560 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.35% 1.42% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.63% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 1247 1216
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +4.93%

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
84063 95842 96288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.50% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 69897 79175 77025
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 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -28 1158 £46,500 +3.33% 109
London +11 470 £56,080 +1.96% 29
South East -38 209 £45,000 - 20
Yorkshire -14 94 £37,500 -10.71% 6
North West +2 93 £44,000 +9.99% 12
West Midlands +3 92 £40,000 - 8
West Yorkshire -5 81 £37,500 -11.76% 5
City of London +18 80 £67,500 +12.50% 4
South West -21 76 £34,000 -17.57% 7
East of England -49 65 £42,250 -11.05% 17
East Midlands +17 60 £43,500 +10.82% 7
Manchester +10 54 £47,500 +15.15% 7
Hampshire +11 53 £38,750 -8.82% 6
Berkshire +16 50 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Leeds -16 40 £37,500 -12.79% 3
Birmingham -24 38 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Surrey -48 36 £46,500 +3.33% 2
Scotland +23 29 £40,000 +1.91% 6
Bristol +17 27 £35,936 -24.34%
Wales +16 25 £38,500 -3.75% 2
South Wales +18 23 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Reading +6 23 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Leicestershire -5 23 £43,500 +43.80%
West Sussex +24 22 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Leicester 0 21 £43,500 +55.35%
Edinburgh +20 20 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +18 20 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Hertfordshire -31 20 £42,000 -12.50% 5
Southampton +11 19 £45,000 +16.12%
Wakefield +4 19 £32,500 -

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1098 (42.15%) Windows
2 922 (35.39%) Microsoft
3 792 (30.40%) VMware
4 702 (26.95%) SQL
5 693 (26.60%) Active Directory
6 687 (26.37%) Firewall
7 671 (25.76%) ITIL
8 660 (25.34%) Windows Server
9 644 (24.72%) SQL Server
10 622 (23.88%) Business Continuity
11 593 (22.76%) Linux
12 589 (22.61%) Finance
13 537 (20.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 484 (18.58%) Cisco
15 449 (17.24%) LAN
16 443 (17.01%) WAN
17 434 (16.66%) MS Excel
17 434 (16.66%) SAN
18 412 (15.82%) MS Exchange
19 394 (15.12%) Oracle
20 371 (14.24%) Data Centre
21 363 (13.93%) Windows Server 2008
22 332 (12.74%) High Availability
23 326 (12.51%) Windows Server 2012
24 311 (11.94%) Citrix
25 309 (11.86%) Degree
26 302 (11.59%) DNS
27 281 (10.79%) Performance Tuning
28 279 (10.71%) Project Management
29 276 (10.60%) Unix

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
1 412 (15.82%) MS Exchange
2 196 (7.52%) SharePoint
3 147 (5.64%) IIS
4 120 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 97 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 89 (3.42%) Apache
7 74 (2.84%) Skype for Business
8 63 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 49 (1.88%) WebSphere
10 43 (1.65%) WebLogic
11 38 (1.46%) Tomcat
12 37 (1.42%) JBoss
13 36 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
14 29 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 29 (1.11%) OpenStack
15 28 (1.07%) nginx
16 27 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
17 26 (1.00%) CloudStack
18 24 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
19 20 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 434 (16.66%) MS Excel
2 177 (6.79%) MS Office
3 34 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.46%) MS Project
6 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.077%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.077%) SPSS
8 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 34 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.38%) SimCorp Dimension
3 9 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.27%) Salerio
5 6 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.19%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.19%) SAP R/3
7 4 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.15%) HFM
7 4 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.15%) SAP SCM
8 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.12%) Maximo
8 3 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.12%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.077%) assyst
9 2 (0.077%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 185 (7.10%) Office 365
2 178 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
3 156 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (2.42%) IaaS
5 56 (2.15%) SaaS
6 42 (1.61%) PaaS
7 33 (1.27%) Mimecast
8 24 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
10 15 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 14 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
12 13 (0.50%) Amazon S3
12 13 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
16 4 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
17 2 (0.077%) Azure Active Directory
17 2 (0.077%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 687 (26.37%) Firewall
2 449 (17.24%) LAN
3 443 (17.01%) WAN
4 434 (16.66%) SAN
5 302 (11.59%) DNS
6 273 (10.48%) VPN
7 230 (8.83%) TCP/IP
8 197 (7.56%) DHCP
9 164 (6.30%) VoIP
10 156 (5.99%) Wireless
11 147 (5.64%) Network Security
12 135 (5.18%) Internet
13 89 (3.42%) MPLS
13 89 (3.42%) VLAN
14 84 (3.22%) OSPF
15 82 (3.15%) Cisco ASA
16 77 (2.96%) NAS
16 77 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
17 74 (2.84%) BGP
18 63 (2.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 644 (24.72%) SQL Server
2 184 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 155 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 139 (5.34%) Oracle Database
5 138 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 136 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 133 (5.11%) MySQL
8 111 (4.26%) Relational Database
9 99 (3.80%) SQL Server 2014
10 90 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 71 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
12 67 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
13 55 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
14 53 (2.03%) RDBMS
15 51 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
16 49 (1.88%) OLTP
17 43 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 35 (1.34%) OLAP
19 34 (1.31%) MongoDB
20 31 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 108 (4.15%) Git (software)
2 58 (2.23%) Jenkins
3 40 (1.54%) Subversion
4 35 (1.34%) JIRA
5 34 (1.31%) TeamCity
6 33 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (0.46%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.38%) Vagrant
9 9 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (0.31%) IntelliJ
11 5 (0.19%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (0.19%) Toad
12 4 (0.15%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.12%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.12%) FishEye
13 3 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (0.077%) XMLSpy
General
1 589 (22.61%) Finance
2 184 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 148 (5.68%) Retail
4 135 (5.18%) Banking
5 70 (2.69%) Legal
6 56 (2.15%) Manufacturing
7 39 (1.50%) Marketing
8 35 (1.34%) Law
9 27 (1.04%) Back Office
10 19 (0.73%) Games
10 19 (0.73%) Investment Banking
11 17 (0.65%) Advertising
12 16 (0.61%) Electronics
13 15 (0.58%) Front Office
14 14 (0.54%) Automotive
15 13 (0.50%) Billing
15 13 (0.50%) Publishing
16 11 (0.42%) German Language
17 10 (0.38%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 362 (13.90%) Administrator
2 328 (12.59%) Analyst
3 319 (12.25%) DBA
4 273 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 225 (8.64%) SQL DBA
6 171 (6.56%) IT Manager
7 155 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
8 154 (5.91%) Support Analyst
9 136 (5.22%) Support Engineer
10 118 (4.53%) Windows Engineer
11 106 (4.07%) Infrastructure Support
12 101 (3.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 98 (3.76%) Architect
14 97 (3.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 96 (3.69%) Developer
16 95 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support
17 91 (3.49%) IT Support
18 88 (3.38%) Network Engineer
19 85 (3.26%) Infrastructure Manager
20 79 (3.03%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (4.22%) Web Services
2 101 (3.88%) LAMP
3 99 (3.80%) .NET
4 63 (2.42%) HTML
5 46 (1.77%) CSS
6 40 (1.54%) Middleware
7 34 (1.31%) Symfony
8 22 (0.84%) XML
9 21 (0.81%) ASP.NET
10 20 (0.77%) REST
11 18 (0.69%) Software Packaging
12 15 (0.58%) JSON
13 14 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
14 13 (0.50%) LEMP Stack
15 12 (0.46%) SOAP
15 12 (0.46%) WCF
15 12 (0.46%) WPF
16 10 (0.38%) J2EE
16 10 (0.38%) jQuery
17 9 (0.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 371 (14.24%) Data Centre
2 235 (9.02%) Management Information System
3 221 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
4 198 (7.60%) Clustering
5 170 (6.53%) Replication
6 115 (4.41%) Computer Science
7 63 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
8 53 (2.03%) Blackberry
9 48 (1.84%) Statistics
10 43 (1.65%) Hedge funds
11 42 (1.61%) PKI
12 37 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
13 36 (1.38%) Fintech
14 35 (1.34%) Driving Licence
15 34 (1.31%) Private Cloud
16 27 (1.04%) IVR
17 26 (1.00%) Client/Server
17 26 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
18 24 (0.92%) FMCG
19 23 (0.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1098 (42.15%) Windows
2 660 (25.34%) Windows Server
3 593 (22.76%) Linux
4 363 (13.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 326 (12.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 276 (10.60%) Unix
7 154 (5.91%) Windows 7
8 150 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 129 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 62 (2.38%) Solaris
11 53 (2.03%) Windows 10
12 52 (2.00%) AIX
13 51 (1.96%) Windows 8
14 31 (1.19%) Windows XP
15 30 (1.15%) CentOS
16 28 (1.07%) HPUX
16 28 (1.07%) Ubuntu
17 23 (0.88%) VMS
18 20 (0.77%) Mac OS X
19 17 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (25.76%) ITIL
2 622 (23.88%) Business Continuity
3 332 (12.74%) High Availability
4 281 (10.79%) Performance Tuning
5 279 (10.71%) Project Management
6 271 (10.40%) Information Security
7 220 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
7 220 (8.45%) Service Delivery
8 196 (7.52%) Risk Management
9 194 (7.45%) Change Management
10 171 (6.56%) Capacity Planning
10 171 (6.56%) Service Management
11 144 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
12 140 (5.37%) Change Control
13 126 (4.84%) Mentoring
14 123 (4.72%) BCP
15 121 (4.64%) Data Protection
16 118 (4.53%) Configuration Management
17 116 (4.45%) Supplier Management
18 112 (4.30%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 702 (26.95%) SQL
2 232 (8.91%) PowerShell
3 157 (6.03%) T-SQL
4 147 (5.64%) Python
5 114 (4.38%) Shell Script
6 112 (4.30%) Bash Shell
7 88 (3.38%) Ruby
8 69 (2.65%) Perl
9 66 (2.53%) PHP
10 64 (2.46%) Java
11 54 (2.07%) JavaScript
12 41 (1.57%) C#
13 40 (1.54%) PL/SQL
14 33 (1.27%) C
14 33 (1.27%) VB
15 27 (1.04%) VBScript
16 16 (0.61%) C++
17 11 (0.42%) Groovy
17 11 (0.42%) Scala
18 5 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 309 (11.86%) Degree
2 269 (10.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 215 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
4 148 (5.68%) MCSE
5 146 (5.60%) CCNA
6 133 (5.11%) CCNP
7 113 (4.34%) MCSA
8 109 (4.18%) Security Cleared
9 93 (3.57%) CISSP
10 66 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 64 (2.46%) MCITP
12 61 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
13 59 (2.26%) SC Cleared
14 58 (2.23%) CISM
15 50 (1.92%) MCP
16 36 (1.38%) CISA
17 34 (1.31%) Citrix Certification
18 26 (1.00%) MCTS
19 25 (0.96%) DV Cleared
20 19 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (8.94%) SLA
2 182 (6.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 141 (5.41%) PCI DSS
4 50 (1.92%) QA
5 45 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 26 (1.00%) ISO 9001
7 24 (0.92%) COBIT
8 21 (0.81%) ISO22301
9 19 (0.73%) ISO27002
10 11 (0.42%) Data Quality
11 8 (0.31%) ISO19770
12 6 (0.23%) BS25999
13 5 (0.19%) HMG Infosec
13 5 (0.19%) JSP 440
13 5 (0.19%) RMADS
14 4 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
15 2 (0.077%) ISO 8583
16 1 (0.038%) COSO
16 1 (0.038%) ISO 14001
16 1 (0.038%) ISO27005
System Software
1 693 (26.60%) Active Directory
2 537 (20.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 253 (9.71%) Hyper-V
4 199 (7.64%) vSphere
5 127 (4.88%) XenApp
6 90 (3.45%) VMware ESX
7 66 (2.53%) Virtual Servers
8 62 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
9 56 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
10 53 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
11 39 (1.50%) XenServer
12 36 (1.38%) Terminal Services
13 32 (1.23%) Firmware
14 29 (1.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 27 (1.04%) NFS
15 27 (1.04%) VMware Server
15 27 (1.04%) XenDesktop
16 26 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
16 26 (1.00%) Xen
17 19 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 120 (4.61%) SCCM
2 119 (4.57%) SCOM
3 115 (4.41%) Puppet
4 102 (3.92%) Nagios
5 90 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
6 73 (2.80%) Microsoft Clustering
7 68 (2.61%) Tivoli
8 66 (2.53%) Ansible
9 52 (2.00%) Failover Clustering
10 49 (1.88%) Backup Exec
11 46 (1.77%) NetBackup
12 35 (1.34%) Data Guard
13 31 (1.19%) Cisco UCCX
13 31 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
14 30 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
15 29 (1.11%) Cobbler
15 29 (1.11%) WSUS
16 26 (1.00%) Terraform
17 24 (0.92%) Salt
18 23 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 922 (35.39%) Microsoft
2 792 (30.40%) VMware
3 484 (18.58%) Cisco
4 394 (15.12%) Oracle
5 311 (11.94%) Citrix
6 259 (9.94%) HP
7 169 (6.49%) Red Hat
8 116 (4.45%) NetApp
9 101 (3.88%) EMC
10 94 (3.61%) IBM
11 87 (3.34%) Symantec
12 84 (3.22%) CheckPoint
13 76 (2.92%) Juniper
14 69 (2.65%) Dell
15 67 (2.57%) Avaya
16 66 (2.53%) Veeam
17 49 (1.88%) Mitel
18 48 (1.84%) CommVault
19 47 (1.80%) SAP
20 46 (1.77%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tony Timmins Associates
Salary: From £30,700 to £37,700 per annum + EXCELLENT Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 45k
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £70001 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum + £7,000 bonus paid quarterly and a car (value
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + overtime + 5k benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago