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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Disaster Recovery
Rank 253 234 228
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1308 1509 1668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.35% 1.36% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.57% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1176 1343
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 £30,000 £32,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
85293 96198 103096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.88% 86.80% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71323 78610 83495
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 1189 £45,000 -5.26% 152
London -35 401 £55,000 - 61
South East -1 261 £43,750 +2.94% 23
Yorkshire +21 133 £40,000 - 13
West Yorkshire +20 109 £40,000 -9.70% 7
East of England -11 96 £42,500 -5.55% 7
East Midlands +33 95 £43,000 +7.50% 11
Berkshire +28 78 £50,000 - 5
City of London +8 74 £53,750 -2.27% 14
North West -7 70 £45,500 +1.11% 12
West Midlands -26 61 £44,500 +11.25% 11
South West -2 59 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Scotland +20 57 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Leeds -5 54 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Hampshire -17 52 £38,000 -24.00% 5
Surrey +14 48 £55,000 +25.00% 3
Reading +13 42 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Leicestershire +29 40 £43,500 +7.40% 3
Leicester +28 35 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hertfordshire +8 30 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +44 29 £41,500 -1.77% 1
East Sussex +34 29 £42,500 - 2
Edinburgh +22 28 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Manchester -17 28 £41,250 -13.15% 7
Cambridgeshire +5 27 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Bradford +20 26 £40,000 - 2
Northamptonshire +25 24 £39,250 +6.80% 4
Birmingham -9 24 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Glasgow -9 21 £23,500 -46.28% 3
Bristol +23 20 £67,500 +35.00% 3

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 1194 (40.27%) Windows
2 1029 (34.70%) Microsoft
3 818 (27.59%) VMware
4 768 (25.90%) SQL
5 736 (24.82%) ITIL
6 723 (24.38%) Windows Server
7 715 (24.11%) SQL Server
8 712 (24.01%) Finance
9 700 (23.61%) Active Directory
10 691 (23.31%) Linux
11 662 (22.33%) Firewall
12 586 (19.76%) VMware Infrastructure
13 584 (19.70%) Business Continuity
14 499 (16.83%) High Availability
15 497 (16.76%) Cisco
16 494 (16.66%) Oracle
17 467 (15.75%) SAN
18 435 (14.67%) MS Excel
19 384 (12.95%) Degree
20 375 (12.65%) Citrix
21 374 (12.61%) Data Centre
22 363 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
23 361 (12.18%) LAN
24 357 (12.04%) Unix
25 355 (11.97%) WAN
26 352 (11.87%) Performance Tuning
27 349 (11.77%) MS Exchange
28 338 (11.40%) DNS
29 334 (11.26%) Project Management
30 320 (10.79%) 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
1 349 (11.77%) MS Exchange
2 160 (5.40%) IIS
3 120 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 120 (4.05%) SharePoint
4 117 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 88 (2.97%) Apache
6 78 (2.63%) Skype for Business
7 71 (2.39%) Tomcat
8 63 (2.12%) OpenStack
8 63 (2.12%) WebSphere
9 62 (2.09%) WebLogic
10 60 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
11 56 (1.89%) JBoss
12 31 (1.05%) Confluence
13 30 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
14 29 (0.98%) CloudStack
15 27 (0.91%) nginx
15 27 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
16 26 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
16 26 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 435 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 197 (6.64%) MS Office
3 67 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 27 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.44%) MS Project
7 3 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.034%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.034%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 48 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.51%) Salerio
3 13 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.30%) SimCorp Dimension
6 6 (0.20%) SAP R/3
7 5 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.17%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.13%) Eikon
8 4 (0.13%) Maximo
8 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.13%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.13%) SAP SCM
9 3 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.10%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (0.10%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 216 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (5.63%) Office 365
3 101 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 85 (2.87%) IaaS
5 82 (2.77%) SaaS
6 76 (2.56%) PaaS
7 56 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
8 30 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.47%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.34%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.20%) Joyent
14 5 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.13%) Amazon Glacier
15 4 (0.13%) Google Apps
15 4 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
16 3 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 3 (0.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 662 (22.33%) Firewall
2 467 (15.75%) SAN
3 361 (12.18%) LAN
4 355 (11.97%) WAN
5 338 (11.40%) DNS
6 280 (9.44%) TCP/IP
7 230 (7.76%) VPN
8 203 (6.85%) VoIP
9 194 (6.54%) DHCP
10 170 (5.73%) Internet
11 164 (5.53%) Network Security
12 107 (3.61%) NAS
12 107 (3.61%) Wireless
13 89 (3.00%) OSPF
14 83 (2.80%) SSL
15 82 (2.77%) BGP
16 75 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
17 73 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
18 70 (2.36%) Unified Communications
19 67 (2.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 715 (24.11%) SQL Server
2 222 (7.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 214 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 195 (6.58%) Oracle Database
5 175 (5.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 168 (5.67%) MySQL
7 157 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 115 (3.88%) Relational Database
9 110 (3.71%) SQL Server 2014
10 100 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
11 91 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 86 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
13 83 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
14 68 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
15 53 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
16 45 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
16 45 (1.52%) RDBMS
17 39 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 29 (0.98%) Oracle9i Database
19 27 (0.91%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 117 (3.95%) Git (software)
2 68 (2.29%) Jenkins
3 58 (1.96%) JIRA
4 47 (1.59%) Subversion
5 45 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (1.28%) TeamCity
7 13 (0.44%) Vagrant
8 12 (0.40%) Visual Studio
9 10 (0.34%) Hudson
9 10 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (0.27%) IntelliJ
11 7 (0.24%) Toad
12 6 (0.20%) MSI
12 6 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (0.13%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.13%) Metasploit
13 4 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
14 3 (0.10%) FishEye
14 3 (0.10%) Gerrit
General
1 712 (24.01%) Finance
2 206 (6.95%) Banking
3 203 (6.85%) Telecoms
4 128 (4.32%) Retail
5 104 (3.51%) Legal
6 56 (1.89%) Law
7 50 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 46 (1.55%) Marketing
9 34 (1.15%) Back Office
10 33 (1.11%) Investment Banking
11 32 (1.08%) Billing
12 30 (1.01%) Games
13 25 (0.84%) Publishing
14 22 (0.74%) Advertising
14 22 (0.74%) Front Office
15 19 (0.64%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.51%) Automotive
16 15 (0.51%) Electronics
17 10 (0.34%) Local Government
18 9 (0.30%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 418 (14.10%) Analyst
2 408 (13.76%) DBA
3 389 (13.12%) Administrator
4 240 (8.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 228 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 225 (7.59%) Support Analyst
7 197 (6.64%) IT Manager
8 151 (5.09%) Systems Administrator
9 125 (4.22%) IT Support
10 124 (4.18%) Consultant
11 123 (4.15%) Support Engineer
12 118 (3.98%) Infrastructure Support
13 111 (3.74%) Architect
14 109 (3.68%) Developer
15 107 (3.61%) Windows Engineer
16 105 (3.54%) Oracle DBA
17 101 (3.41%) SQL Server DBA
18 99 (3.34%) 3rd Line Support
19 98 (3.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 92 (3.10%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (4.35%) .NET
2 118 (3.98%) Web Services
3 99 (3.34%) LAMP
4 63 (2.12%) Middleware
5 50 (1.69%) XML
6 47 (1.59%) HTML
7 40 (1.35%) CSS
8 29 (0.98%) REST
9 27 (0.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 24 (0.81%) ASP.NET
10 24 (0.81%) Software Packaging
11 22 (0.74%) EDI
11 22 (0.74%) Symfony
11 22 (0.74%) WCF
12 19 (0.64%) FIX Protocol
12 19 (0.64%) WPF
13 16 (0.54%) LEMP Stack
14 14 (0.47%) SOAP
15 12 (0.40%) LAPP Stack
15 12 (0.40%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 374 (12.61%) Data Centre
2 271 (9.14%) Replication
3 261 (8.80%) Clustering
4 236 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
5 235 (7.93%) Management Information System
6 152 (5.13%) Computer Science
7 64 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
8 61 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
8 61 (2.06%) Hedge funds
9 48 (1.62%) Blackberry
10 41 (1.38%) Mathematics
11 37 (1.25%) PKI
12 34 (1.15%) Fintech
13 31 (1.05%) Statistics
14 30 (1.01%) EMC VNX
15 29 (0.98%) IVR
16 27 (0.91%) Driving Licence
16 27 (0.91%) Fat Client
16 27 (0.91%) Thin Client
16 27 (0.91%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1194 (40.27%) Windows
2 723 (24.38%) Windows Server
3 691 (23.31%) Linux
4 363 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 357 (12.04%) Unix
6 306 (10.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 213 (7.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 178 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 138 (4.65%) Windows 7
10 91 (3.07%) AIX
11 71 (2.39%) Solaris
12 57 (1.92%) Windows 8
13 55 (1.85%) HPUX
14 40 (1.35%) Windows XP
15 39 (1.32%) Windows 10
16 35 (1.18%) CentOS
17 23 (0.78%) Android
18 19 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
19 17 (0.57%) Mac OS X
19 17 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 736 (24.82%) ITIL
2 584 (19.70%) Business Continuity
3 499 (16.83%) High Availability
4 352 (11.87%) Performance Tuning
5 334 (11.26%) Project Management
6 320 (10.79%) Information Security
7 260 (8.77%) Change Management
8 241 (8.13%) Service Delivery
9 218 (7.35%) Capacity Planning
10 206 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
11 193 (6.51%) Risk Management
12 185 (6.24%) Service Management
13 173 (5.83%) Migration
14 162 (5.46%) Load Balancing
15 157 (5.30%) Incident Management
16 151 (5.09%) Performance Monitoring
17 146 (4.92%) Mentoring
18 136 (4.59%) Change Control
19 131 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
20 129 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 768 (25.90%) SQL
2 249 (8.40%) PowerShell
3 195 (6.58%) Shell Script
4 184 (6.21%) T-SQL
5 145 (4.89%) Python
6 133 (4.49%) Bash Shell
7 105 (3.54%) Java
8 103 (3.47%) Perl
9 93 (3.14%) Ruby
10 76 (2.56%) PL/SQL
11 67 (2.26%) C
12 58 (1.96%) PHP
13 55 (1.85%) JavaScript
14 38 (1.28%) AWK
15 35 (1.18%) C#
16 27 (0.91%) VBA
17 23 (0.78%) VB
17 23 (0.78%) VBScript
18 19 (0.64%) Korn
19 18 (0.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 384 (12.95%) Degree
2 268 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 233 (7.86%) Cisco Certification
4 154 (5.19%) CCNP
5 151 (5.09%) MCSE
6 120 (4.05%) CCNA
7 113 (3.81%) CISSP
8 107 (3.61%) Security Cleared
9 97 (3.27%) MCSA
10 82 (2.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 72 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
12 67 (2.26%) SC Cleared
13 61 (2.06%) CISM
14 53 (1.79%) MCP
15 45 (1.52%) CISA
16 44 (1.48%) MCITP
17 34 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
18 31 (1.05%) CCDP
19 30 (1.01%) MCTS
20 25 (0.84%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 273 (9.21%) SLA
2 251 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 135 (4.55%) PCI DSS
4 58 (1.96%) QA
4 58 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 41 (1.38%) COBIT
6 27 (0.91%) ISO27002
7 20 (0.67%) ISO 9001
8 15 (0.51%) ISO22301
9 8 (0.27%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (0.20%) BS25999
12 5 (0.17%) SSAE 16
13 4 (0.13%) BS7799
13 4 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
14 3 (0.10%) HMG Infosec
15 2 (0.067%) COSO
15 2 (0.067%) GxP
15 2 (0.067%) ISO27005
15 2 (0.067%) JSP 440
System Software
1 700 (23.61%) Active Directory
2 586 (19.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 238 (8.03%) Hyper-V
4 225 (7.59%) vSphere
5 165 (5.56%) XenApp
6 101 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
7 63 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
8 62 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
9 60 (2.02%) Virtual Servers
10 55 (1.85%) XenServer
11 50 (1.69%) VMware ESX
12 47 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
13 45 (1.52%) Xen
14 43 (1.45%) NFS
15 40 (1.35%) Terminal Services
16 35 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
17 33 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 33 (1.11%) XenDesktop
18 30 (1.01%) Postfix
19 24 (0.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 157 (5.30%) SCOM
2 127 (4.28%) SCCM
3 126 (4.25%) Puppet
4 113 (3.81%) Nagios
5 93 (3.14%) Data Guard
6 85 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
7 65 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
8 62 (2.09%) Tivoli
9 60 (2.02%) Ansible
10 50 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
11 46 (1.55%) Backup Exec
12 39 (1.32%) NetBackup
13 37 (1.25%) EdgeSight
13 37 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
13 37 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 35 (1.18%) Cobbler
15 32 (1.08%) SCOrch
16 31 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
17 30 (1.01%) Terraform
18 26 (0.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 1029 (34.70%) Microsoft
2 818 (27.59%) VMware
3 497 (16.76%) Cisco
4 494 (16.66%) Oracle
5 375 (12.65%) Citrix
6 275 (9.27%) HP
7 258 (8.70%) Red Hat
8 162 (5.46%) NetApp
9 137 (4.62%) IBM
10 105 (3.54%) EMC
11 102 (3.44%) CheckPoint
12 91 (3.07%) Symantec
13 81 (2.73%) Dell
14 80 (2.70%) Juniper
15 76 (2.56%) Avaya
16 75 (2.53%) Veeam
17 69 (2.33%) 3PAR
18 60 (2.02%) SAP
19 56 (1.89%) F5
20 55 (1.85%) Veritas
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + on call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Inc Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Posted: 3 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-38,000 + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago