The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 185 203 206
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1716 1505 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.60% 1.43% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.73% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1195 1236
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%

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
88688 86784 85798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.86% 82.37% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72364 68812 71587
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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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 +7 1620 £47,500 +5.55% 190
London +73 676 £57,500 +15.00% 54
South East -47 310 £47,500 +7.95% 38
East of England +29 204 £45,000 +7.14% 16
City of London +51 200 £60,000 +20.00% 13
Berkshire -25 115 £53,750 +19.44% 12
Yorkshire +32 104 £37,500 -16.66% 20
East Midlands +27 97 £36,000 +10.76% 18
North West +7 96 £42,000 +5.00% 24
West Yorkshire +47 86 £35,000 -17.15% 17
Reading -28 69 £57,500 +9.00% 6
Bedfordshire +46 64 £42,500 - 6
West Midlands -20 62 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hertfordshire 0 60 £45,000 +12.50% 5
South West -22 60 £40,000 -14.43% 15
Essex +10 58 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Leicestershire +50 52 £42,000 +12.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +29 50 £50,000 +14.28% 6
Leeds +18 49 £40,000 -6.97% 10
Surrey -28 48 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Manchester +18 47 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Hampshire -16 45 £40,000 +1.26% 7
Scotland -18 38 £34,000 -5.55% 8
Cheshire -11 33 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Leicester +40 31 £42,000 +12.00% 6
Milton Keynes +14 30 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Birmingham -22 30 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Northamptonshire -9 29 £34,750 +15.83% 2
Bedford - 27 £43,750 - 4
Edinburgh -5 26 £32,000 -15.78% 3

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1519 (43.95%) Windows
2 1408 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 1149 (33.25%) VMware
4 965 (27.92%) Active Directory
5 948 (27.43%) SQL
6 912 (26.39%) SQL Server
7 911 (26.36%) Finance
8 797 (23.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 766 (22.16%) ITIL
10 739 (21.38%) Linux
11 698 (20.20%) Business Continuity
12 673 (19.47%) SAN
13 646 (18.69%) Firewall
14 644 (18.63%) MS Excel
15 639 (18.49%) MS Exchange
16 610 (17.65%) Cisco
17 604 (17.48%) Citrix
18 559 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
19 531 (15.36%) WAN
20 488 (14.12%) Oracle
21 484 (14.00%) LAN
22 461 (13.34%) DNS
23 456 (13.19%) HP
24 452 (13.08%) UNIX
25 446 (12.91%) Clustering
26 429 (12.41%) Degree
27 387 (11.20%) Performance Tuning
28 382 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
29 377 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
30 374 (10.82%) TCP/IP

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 639 (18.49%) MS Exchange
2 279 (8.07%) SharePoint
3 278 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 259 (7.49%) IIS
5 188 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 177 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 162 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 158 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 133 (3.85%) Apache
10 126 (3.65%) Lync
11 77 (2.23%) Tomcat
12 57 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2000
13 45 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
14 39 (1.13%) WebSphere
15 33 (0.95%) JBoss
16 30 (0.87%) WebLogic
17 28 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
18 27 (0.78%) nginx
19 24 (0.69%) Confluence
20 22 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 644 (18.63%) MS Excel
2 251 (7.26%) MS Office
3 68 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 50 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.58%) MS Project
6 18 (0.52%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.12%) Solid Edge
8 3 (0.087%) SPSS
9 2 (0.058%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.029%) Maya
10 1 (0.029%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.029%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.029%) Revit
Business Applications
1 23 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 12 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.26%) CA PPM
6 7 (0.20%) SalesLogix
6 7 (0.20%) Maximo
7 6 (0.17%) Summit
7 6 (0.17%) Agresso
7 6 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.14%) Endur
8 5 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.14%) Retail-J
9 4 (0.12%) GoldMine
9 4 (0.12%) Magento
9 4 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (0.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 101 (2.92%) Office 365
2 87 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (0.98%) IaaS
5 29 (0.84%) PaaS
6 18 (0.52%) SaaS
6 18 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.17%) Joyent
8 5 (0.14%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.14%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.14%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.087%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.087%) Google Compute Engine
9 3 (0.087%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.029%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.029%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 673 (19.47%) SAN
2 646 (18.69%) Firewall
3 531 (15.36%) WAN
4 484 (14.00%) LAN
5 461 (13.34%) DNS
6 374 (10.82%) TCP/IP
7 304 (8.80%) VPN
8 274 (7.93%) DHCP
9 216 (6.25%) Network Security
10 179 (5.18%) Internet
11 172 (4.98%) VoIP
12 156 (4.51%) NAS
13 153 (4.43%) Wireless
14 146 (4.22%) MPLS
15 143 (4.14%) BGP
16 121 (3.50%) iSCSI
17 103 (2.98%) Fibre Channel
17 103 (2.98%) EIGRP
17 103 (2.98%) LDAP
18 100 (2.89%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 912 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 309 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 224 (6.48%) Oracle Database
4 214 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 202 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 181 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 155 (4.48%) MySQL
8 153 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
9 130 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 125 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
11 103 (2.98%) Relational Database
12 91 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 89 (2.58%) Oracle Database 10g
14 74 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
15 64 (1.85%) DB2
16 52 (1.50%) OLTP
17 45 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
17 45 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
18 43 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
19 41 (1.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (0.98%) JIRA
1 34 (0.98%) Git (software)
2 27 (0.78%) Subversion
3 26 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (0.58%) Mercurial
4 20 (0.58%) Hudson
4 20 (0.58%) Visual Studio
5 18 (0.52%) LoadRunner
6 17 (0.49%) Jenkins
7 16 (0.46%) Toad
8 12 (0.35%) Eclipse
8 12 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (0.32%) Maven
9 11 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (0.32%) Rational Performance Tester
10 10 (0.29%) Ant
11 8 (0.23%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.20%) JProfiler
12 7 (0.20%) JMeter
General
1 911 (26.36%) Finance
2 190 (5.50%) Banking
3 180 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 137 (3.96%) Retail
5 126 (3.65%) Back Office
6 90 (2.60%) Law
7 86 (2.49%) Legal
8 77 (2.23%) Financial Institution
9 60 (1.74%) Advertising
10 55 (1.59%) Manufacturing
11 49 (1.42%) Marketing
12 41 (1.19%) Billing
13 36 (1.04%) Investment Banking
14 25 (0.72%) Publishing
15 19 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (0.49%) Games
17 16 (0.46%) Front Office
18 15 (0.43%) Automotive
19 10 (0.29%) French Language
20 9 (0.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 495 (14.32%) Analyst
2 458 (13.25%) DBA
3 431 (12.47%) Administrator
4 259 (7.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 250 (7.23%) SQL DBA
6 241 (6.97%) Consultant
7 219 (6.34%) Architect
8 216 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 212 (6.13%) Systems Administrator
10 207 (5.99%) Support Engineer
11 138 (3.99%) SQL Server DBA
12 127 (3.67%) Network Engineer
13 117 (3.39%) Oracle DBA
14 105 (3.04%) Systems Engineer
15 95 (2.75%) Applications Support
16 91 (2.63%) Developer
17 88 (2.55%) 3rd Line Support
17 88 (2.55%) Server Engineer
18 87 (2.52%) IT Support
19 85 (2.46%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (5.18%) .NET
2 143 (4.14%) Web Services
3 72 (2.08%) HTML
4 70 (2.03%) XML
5 54 (1.56%) Middleware
6 41 (1.19%) CSS
7 39 (1.13%) ASP.NET
8 37 (1.07%) J2EE
9 32 (0.93%) LAMP
10 31 (0.90%) Software Packaging
11 27 (0.78%) REST
11 27 (0.78%) SOAP
12 24 (0.69%) Application Packaging
13 20 (0.58%) HTML5
13 20 (0.58%) jQuery
14 19 (0.55%) .NET Framework
14 19 (0.55%) Spring
15 17 (0.49%) JMS
16 15 (0.43%) Flash
17 14 (0.41%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 446 (12.91%) Clustering
2 382 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
3 335 (9.69%) Replication
4 273 (7.90%) Management Information System
5 168 (4.86%) Blackberry
6 101 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 66 (1.91%) Statistics
8 61 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
9 56 (1.62%) Hedge funds
10 52 (1.50%) Open Source
11 46 (1.33%) Mainframe
12 43 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
13 41 (1.19%) iSeries
14 34 (0.98%) AS400
15 32 (0.93%) iPad
16 31 (0.90%) Client/Server
17 29 (0.84%) FMCG
17 29 (0.84%) Mathematics
18 23 (0.67%) Wiki
19 22 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1519 (43.95%) Windows
2 739 (21.38%) Linux
3 559 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 452 (13.08%) UNIX
5 377 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 332 (9.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 190 (5.50%) Windows 7
8 167 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 137 (3.96%) Solaris
10 126 (3.65%) Windows XP
11 102 (2.95%) AIX
12 70 (2.03%) Windows 8
13 54 (1.56%) CentOS
14 47 (1.36%) Windows Vista
15 45 (1.30%) Android
16 44 (1.27%) Windows 2000
17 31 (0.90%) Debian
17 31 (0.90%) Ubuntu
18 25 (0.72%) HPUX
19 17 (0.49%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 766 (22.16%) ITIL
2 698 (20.20%) Business Continuity
3 387 (11.20%) Performance Tuning
4 335 (9.69%) Service Delivery
5 304 (8.80%) Change Management
6 268 (7.75%) Information Security
7 261 (7.55%) Project Management
8 238 (6.89%) Migration
9 211 (6.11%) Load Balancing
10 209 (6.05%) BCP
11 202 (5.84%) Capacity Planning
12 186 (5.38%) High Availability
13 175 (5.06%) Business Continuity Planning
14 171 (4.95%) Configuration Management
15 167 (4.83%) Problem Management
16 156 (4.51%) Incident Management
17 154 (4.46%) Service Management
18 150 (4.34%) Change Control
19 148 (4.28%) Performance Monitoring
20 147 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 948 (27.43%) SQL
2 342 (9.90%) PowerShell
3 210 (6.08%) Java
4 195 (5.64%) T-SQL
5 183 (5.30%) Perl
6 171 (4.95%) Shell Script
7 129 (3.73%) Python
8 87 (2.52%) PL/SQL
9 85 (2.46%) Bash Shell
10 77 (2.23%) C#
11 53 (1.53%) PHP
12 52 (1.50%) JavaScript
13 51 (1.48%) C
14 50 (1.45%) VB
15 41 (1.19%) Ruby
16 39 (1.13%) VBA
17 36 (1.04%) C++
18 27 (0.78%) VBScript
19 18 (0.52%) COBOL
19 18 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 429 (12.41%) Degree
2 366 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 285 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
4 221 (6.39%) MCSE
5 190 (5.50%) Security Cleared
5 190 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 183 (5.30%) CCNA
7 172 (4.98%) CCNP
8 141 (4.08%) SC Cleared
9 125 (3.62%) CISSP
10 120 (3.47%) MCP
11 100 (2.89%) MCITP
12 93 (2.69%) MCSA
13 74 (2.14%) CISM
14 58 (1.68%) DV Cleared
15 53 (1.53%) MCTS
15 53 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
15 53 (1.53%) CISA
16 50 (1.45%) VCP4
17 49 (1.42%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 322 (9.32%) SLA
2 212 (6.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 129 (3.73%) PCI DSS
4 56 (1.62%) QA
5 54 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 44 (1.27%) COBIT
7 21 (0.61%) BS25999
8 16 (0.46%) ISO 9001
9 10 (0.29%) BS7799
9 10 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 8 (0.23%) Solvency II
11 6 (0.17%) COSO
12 3 (0.087%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.087%) GCP
13 2 (0.058%) GMP
13 2 (0.058%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 2 (0.058%) GAMP
System Software
1 965 (27.92%) Active Directory
2 797 (23.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 297 (8.59%) Hyper-V
4 271 (7.84%) XenApp
5 241 (6.97%) vSphere
6 216 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 103 (2.98%) Terminal Services
8 95 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
9 80 (2.31%) Oracle RMAN
10 64 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 62 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
12 57 (1.65%) XenServer
13 51 (1.48%) VMware Workstation
14 48 (1.39%) XenDesktop
15 40 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 40 (1.16%) Xen
16 31 (0.90%) NFS
17 27 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 26 (0.75%) VMware Server
18 26 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 201 (5.82%) SCCM
2 141 (4.08%) SCOM
3 100 (2.89%) NetBackup
4 89 (2.58%) Data Guard
4 89 (2.58%) Puppet
5 79 (2.29%) WSUS
6 70 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
7 60 (1.74%) Backup Exec
8 59 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
9 44 (1.27%) Nagios
10 36 (1.04%) Tivoli
11 30 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
12 27 (0.78%) HP SIM
12 27 (0.78%) ARCserve
13 25 (0.72%) Control-M
14 24 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 24 (0.69%) Cisco Prime
15 23 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
16 20 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 20 (0.58%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 1408 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 1149 (33.25%) VMware
3 610 (17.65%) Cisco
4 604 (17.48%) Citrix
5 488 (14.12%) Oracle
6 456 (13.19%) HP
7 219 (6.34%) Red Hat
8 206 (5.96%) EMC
9 185 (5.35%) NetApp
10 170 (4.92%) Symantec
11 158 (4.57%) IBM
12 125 (3.62%) Dell
13 124 (3.59%) Juniper
14 103 (2.98%) CheckPoint
15 98 (2.84%) SolarWinds
16 80 (2.31%) F5
17 75 (2.17%) Veritas
18 65 (1.88%) Avaya
19 63 (1.82%) SAP
20 60 (1.74%) Veeam
London
Capita
Posted: 2 hours ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tring, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £4k Car Allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus Package
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Great Package
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday