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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 215 219 200
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1486 1644 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.41% 1.39% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.68% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 1326 1305
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
88868 97779 88218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.13% 82.70% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72292 79425 72637
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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
England +7 1396 £47,500 +5.55% 135
London +30 542 £54,100 +8.20% 34
South East -34 276 £45,000 +2.27% 43
City of London +44 152 £55,000 - 9
East of England +3 148 £45,000 -5.26% 14
North West +20 115 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Yorkshire +12 113 £37,500 -11.76% 13
West Yorkshire +15 94 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Hampshire +42 93 £47,000 +10.58% 9
East Midlands +10 76 £40,250 +23.84% 9
Leeds +29 71 £40,000 -8.04% 6
South West -10 66 £33,750 -25.00% 6
Manchester +43 62 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Berkshire -28 54 £45,750 -3.68% 12
West Midlands -48 49 £40,000 - 3
Hertfordshire -12 48 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Reading -11 44 £45,000 -7.21% 4
Scotland +14 43 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Essex +13 42 £47,500 -17.39%
Surrey -25 38 £46,750 +3.88% 7
Cheshire +12 35 £35,000 +6.06% 2
Southampton +24 34 £38,000 -5.00% 3
Bedfordshire +26 33 £55,000 +15.18% 4
West Sussex +14 28 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Birmingham -37 24 £39,000 -8.23% 2
Bedford +56 23 £55,000 - 2
Kent +6 23 £45,000 - 4
Bristol +1 23 £39,500 +23.43% 1
Northamptonshire -9 22 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Edinburgh +13 21 £52,500 +40.00% 7

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1378 (43.10%) Windows
2 1237 (38.69%) Microsoft
3 1023 (32.00%) VMware
4 902 (28.21%) Active Directory
5 851 (26.62%) SQL
6 836 (26.15%) SQL Server
7 774 (24.21%) ITIL
8 725 (22.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 722 (22.58%) Finance
10 703 (21.99%) SAN
11 663 (20.74%) Linux
12 652 (20.39%) Cisco
13 638 (19.96%) Business Continuity
14 583 (18.24%) Firewall
15 557 (17.42%) MS Excel
16 549 (17.17%) MS Exchange
17 513 (16.05%) Citrix
17 513 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
18 492 (15.39%) Oracle
19 483 (15.11%) WAN
20 481 (15.05%) Data Centre
21 451 (14.11%) LAN
22 448 (14.01%) DNS
23 406 (12.70%) Clustering
24 382 (11.95%) HP
25 373 (11.67%) Project Management
26 360 (11.26%) Degree
27 350 (10.95%) Performance Tuning
28 347 (10.85%) Replication
29 346 (10.82%) Windows Server 2012

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 549 (17.17%) MS Exchange
2 243 (7.60%) SharePoint
3 235 (7.35%) IIS
4 210 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 172 (5.38%) Lync
6 127 (3.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 121 (3.78%) Apache
8 108 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 103 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 97 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
11 61 (1.91%) Tomcat
12 44 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
13 40 (1.25%) WebSphere
14 35 (1.09%) JBoss
15 32 (1.00%) WebLogic
16 27 (0.84%) Confluence
17 26 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
18 25 (0.78%) OpenStack
18 25 (0.78%) nginx
18 25 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 557 (17.42%) MS Excel
2 189 (5.91%) MS Office
3 40 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 38 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.41%) MS Project
6 8 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
6 8 (0.25%) Solid Edge
7 3 (0.094%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
5 16 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
5 16 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
6 13 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 12 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
8 10 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.31%) RMDS
9 9 (0.28%) CA PPM
10 8 (0.25%) Maximo
11 7 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
12 6 (0.19%) Summit
12 6 (0.19%) Agresso
13 5 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 5 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
13 5 (0.16%) Endur
14 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 113 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (2.03%) Office 365
3 59 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (1.31%) PaaS
5 38 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (1.19%) SaaS
6 34 (1.06%) IaaS
7 22 (0.69%) Mimecast
8 18 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.22%) Joyent
12 6 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.16%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.16%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.16%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.094%) Google Compute Engine
14 3 (0.094%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.094%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.094%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 703 (21.99%) SAN
2 583 (18.24%) Firewall
3 483 (15.11%) WAN
4 451 (14.11%) LAN
5 448 (14.01%) DNS
6 332 (10.38%) TCP/IP
7 298 (9.32%) DHCP
8 271 (8.48%) VPN
9 208 (6.51%) Network Security
10 174 (5.44%) NAS
11 155 (4.85%) BGP
12 150 (4.69%) VoIP
13 137 (4.29%) MPLS
14 133 (4.16%) Internet
15 119 (3.72%) EIGRP
16 116 (3.63%) OSPF
17 107 (3.35%) LDAP
18 106 (3.32%) Cisco ASA
19 103 (3.22%) Wireless
20 98 (3.07%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 836 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 264 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 240 (7.51%) Oracle Database
4 200 (6.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 190 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 141 (4.41%) MySQL
7 138 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 135 (4.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 112 (3.50%) Relational Database
10 107 (3.35%) Oracle Database 11g
11 103 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
12 75 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
13 73 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 63 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
15 51 (1.60%) DB2
16 46 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
17 33 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
18 32 (1.00%) RDBMS
18 32 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
19 31 (0.97%) DTS
Development Applications
1 38 (1.19%) Jenkins
2 35 (1.09%) Git (software)
2 35 (1.09%) Subversion
3 29 (0.91%) JIRA
4 24 (0.75%) Maven
5 23 (0.72%) Hudson
5 23 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (0.72%) Ant
6 15 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
7 13 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (0.41%) Toad
8 12 (0.38%) Mercurial
9 11 (0.34%) LoadRunner
9 11 (0.34%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.34%) Eclipse
10 10 (0.31%) Rational Performance Tester
11 7 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.13%) Selenium
12 4 (0.13%) ProC
12 4 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 722 (22.58%) Finance
2 202 (6.32%) Banking
3 192 (6.01%) Retail
4 143 (4.47%) Telecoms
5 95 (2.97%) Back Office
6 91 (2.85%) Law
7 80 (2.50%) Legal
8 74 (2.31%) Financial Institution
9 54 (1.69%) Manufacturing
10 50 (1.56%) Advertising
11 48 (1.50%) Marketing
12 39 (1.22%) Publishing
13 33 (1.03%) Billing
14 26 (0.81%) Investment Banking
15 21 (0.66%) Front Office
16 13 (0.41%) Games
16 13 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.28%) Automotive
17 9 (0.28%) Local Government
18 6 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 447 (13.98%) Analyst
2 410 (12.82%) DBA
3 363 (11.35%) Administrator
4 255 (7.98%) SQL DBA
5 234 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 210 (6.57%) Consultant
7 198 (6.19%) Architect
8 167 (5.22%) Support Analyst
9 153 (4.79%) Support Engineer
10 152 (4.75%) Systems Engineer
11 125 (3.91%) Systems Administrator
12 113 (3.53%) SQL Server DBA
13 112 (3.50%) Network Engineer
14 108 (3.38%) Oracle DBA
15 92 (2.88%) Service Manager
16 90 (2.82%) Developer
17 76 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support
18 70 (2.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 70 (2.19%) Technical Support
19 67 (2.10%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (5.47%) .NET
2 131 (4.10%) Web Services
3 65 (2.03%) Middleware
4 52 (1.63%) XML
5 39 (1.22%) HTML
6 31 (0.97%) ASP.NET
7 29 (0.91%) J2EE
8 26 (0.81%) LAMP
9 25 (0.78%) SOAP
9 25 (0.78%) Software Packaging
10 24 (0.75%) SAML
11 23 (0.72%) CSS
12 22 (0.69%) JDBC
13 21 (0.66%) .NET Framework
14 20 (0.63%) Flash
15 18 (0.56%) RESTful
16 16 (0.50%) SAP Basis
17 13 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
17 13 (0.41%) JMS
17 13 (0.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 481 (15.05%) Data Centre
2 406 (12.70%) Clustering
3 347 (10.85%) Replication
4 326 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
5 278 (8.70%) Management Information System
6 103 (3.22%) Blackberry
7 91 (2.85%) Computer Science
8 65 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
9 59 (1.85%) Statistics
10 50 (1.56%) Public Cloud
11 46 (1.44%) AS400
11 46 (1.44%) iSeries
12 43 (1.35%) CMDB
13 42 (1.31%) Hedge funds
14 37 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
15 33 (1.03%) EqualLogic
16 30 (0.94%) Fat Client
16 30 (0.94%) Thin Client
17 29 (0.91%) Wiki
18 27 (0.84%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1378 (43.10%) Windows
2 663 (20.74%) Linux
3 513 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 346 (10.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 345 (10.79%) UNIX
6 323 (10.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 155 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 143 (4.47%) Windows 7
9 129 (4.04%) Solaris
10 109 (3.41%) Windows XP
11 103 (3.22%) AIX
12 74 (2.31%) CentOS
13 55 (1.72%) Ubuntu
14 41 (1.28%) Debian
15 38 (1.19%) Windows Vista
16 28 (0.88%) Windows 8
17 22 (0.69%) HPUX
18 19 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
19 18 (0.56%) Android
19 18 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 774 (24.21%) ITIL
2 638 (19.96%) Business Continuity
3 373 (11.67%) Project Management
4 350 (10.95%) Performance Tuning
5 296 (9.26%) Service Delivery
6 292 (9.13%) Change Management
7 285 (8.91%) Information Security
8 239 (7.48%) Migration
9 220 (6.88%) Capacity Planning
10 207 (6.47%) High Availability
11 191 (5.97%) Risk Management
12 182 (5.69%) Service Management
13 179 (5.60%) Load Balancing
14 166 (5.19%) Configuration Management
15 161 (5.04%) BCP
16 160 (5.00%) Mentoring
17 151 (4.72%) Performance Monitoring
17 151 (4.72%) Business Continuity Planning
18 150 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
19 147 (4.60%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 851 (26.62%) SQL
2 287 (8.98%) PowerShell
3 194 (6.07%) Java
4 192 (6.01%) T-SQL
5 186 (5.82%) Perl
6 147 (4.60%) Shell Script
7 119 (3.72%) Python
8 82 (2.56%) Bash Shell
9 72 (2.25%) C#
10 67 (2.10%) PL/SQL
11 53 (1.66%) PHP
12 50 (1.56%) VB
13 49 (1.53%) Ruby
14 47 (1.47%) VBScript
14 47 (1.47%) C
15 35 (1.09%) JavaScript
16 33 (1.03%) C++
17 26 (0.81%) VBA
18 22 (0.69%) RPG
19 20 (0.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 360 (11.26%) Degree
2 343 (10.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 287 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
4 215 (6.73%) CCNA
5 211 (6.60%) MCSE
6 187 (5.85%) Security Cleared
7 167 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 165 (5.16%) CCNP
9 160 (5.00%) CISSP
10 155 (4.85%) SC Cleared
11 100 (3.13%) MCSA
12 96 (3.00%) CISA
13 85 (2.66%) MCITP
14 76 (2.38%) MCP
15 71 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
16 60 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
16 60 (1.88%) CCA
17 59 (1.85%) CISM
18 53 (1.66%) DV Cleared
19 52 (1.63%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (8.32%) SLA
2 183 (5.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 127 (3.97%) PCI DSS
4 61 (1.91%) QA
5 58 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 50 (1.56%) COBIT
7 14 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.44%) BS25999
8 10 (0.31%) BS7799
9 8 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (0.13%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.094%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.094%) COSO
12 2 (0.063%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.031%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 902 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 725 (22.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 290 (9.07%) Hyper-V
4 194 (6.07%) vSphere
5 191 (5.97%) XenApp
6 179 (5.60%) VMware ESX
7 100 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
8 76 (2.38%) Terminal Services
9 61 (1.91%) XenServer
10 54 (1.69%) NFS
11 53 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
12 50 (1.56%) XenDesktop
13 44 (1.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 41 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
15 34 (1.06%) Samba
15 34 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 32 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
17 31 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 27 (0.84%) Terminal Server
19 26 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 199 (6.22%) SCCM
2 119 (3.72%) SCOM
3 97 (3.03%) Puppet
4 92 (2.88%) NetBackup
5 90 (2.82%) Data Guard
6 74 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
7 71 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
7 71 (2.22%) WSUS
8 42 (1.31%) ARCserve
9 39 (1.22%) Tivoli
10 37 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
11 35 (1.09%) Nagios
11 35 (1.09%) Backup Exec
12 30 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
13 28 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 21 (0.66%) ZABBIX
15 19 (0.59%) Control-M
16 17 (0.53%) SCSM
16 17 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 17 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1237 (38.69%) Microsoft
2 1023 (32.00%) VMware
3 652 (20.39%) Cisco
4 513 (16.05%) Citrix
5 492 (15.39%) Oracle
6 382 (11.95%) HP
7 209 (6.54%) Red Hat
8 199 (6.22%) NetApp
9 160 (5.00%) Symantec
10 159 (4.97%) EMC
11 120 (3.75%) Dell
12 118 (3.69%) IBM
13 101 (3.16%) Juniper
14 98 (3.07%) CheckPoint
15 95 (2.97%) SolarWinds
16 91 (2.85%) F5
17 75 (2.35%) Veritas
18 63 (1.97%) SAP
19 60 (1.88%) Avaya
20 52 (1.63%) Sun
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £34,000 to £50,000 per annum Great flexible benefits & Pension on
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £31200 per annum + Flexi Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + + Car (5K) + Bonus (7K) + On Call
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41225 - £56140 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41225 - £56140 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41225 - £56140 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-60k
Posted: Yesterday