The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 207 188 204
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1593 1609 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.36% 1.48% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.88% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 1336 1316
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,600 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93970 85629 89328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.52% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 75904 70453 76213
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 9 July 2014 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 9 July 2014. 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 -23 1469 £45,000 - 131
London -51 552 £50,000 - 41
South East +5 338 £45,000 +1.12% 36
East of England -4 147 £47,750 +19.37% 14
City of London -35 144 £57,500 +4.54% 14
Yorkshire -35 104 £41,250 +8.55% 8
Berkshire +30 95 £46,500 +16.25% 6
North West +4 94 £40,000 - 6
West Yorkshire +8 90 £42,500 +11.84% 6
West Midlands +8 87 £39,500 +5.33% 10
Surrey +7 86 £45,000 -18.18% 9
South West +11 66 £32,500 -23.07% 7
East Midlands -7 63 £32,500 -14.47% 6
Hertfordshire +3 54 £57,500 +27.77% 5
Reading +28 49 £46,500 +6.89% 3
Scotland -21 45 £35,000 -17.64% 8
Hampshire -14 42 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Leeds -22 42 £43,500 +22.53% 3
Bedfordshire +11 39 £47,750 -20.41% 5
Buckinghamshire +17 38 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Birmingham +1 35 £41,250 -8.33% 4
Cheshire +20 32 £34,000 -2.85% 3
Merseyside +26 30 £52,500 +31.25%
Liverpool +25 30 £52,500 +31.25%
Edinburgh +3 30 £34,000 -43.33% 8
Milton Keynes +28 29 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Essex -27 28 £45,000 +12.50%
Northamptonshire +7 27 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Watford +2 27 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Manchester -25 26 £35,000 -19.54% 3

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 1459 (43.51%) Windows
2 1132 (33.76%) Microsoft
3 973 (29.02%) SQL
4 902 (26.90%) VMware
5 875 (26.10%) SQL Server
6 819 (24.43%) Finance
7 818 (24.40%) ITIL
8 811 (24.19%) Linux
9 779 (23.23%) Active Directory
10 768 (22.90%) Business Continuity
11 662 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 647 (19.30%) SAN
13 577 (17.21%) MS Exchange
14 534 (15.93%) Firewall
15 528 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
16 498 (14.85%) Oracle
17 494 (14.73%) MS Excel
18 475 (14.17%) Degree
19 474 (14.14%) Cisco
20 457 (13.63%) UNIX
21 425 (12.68%) Replication
22 424 (12.65%) DNS
23 420 (12.53%) Performance Tuning
24 413 (12.32%) Citrix
25 411 (12.26%) Clustering
26 397 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
27 381 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
28 341 (10.17%) HP
29 321 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
30 297 (8.86%) TCP/IP

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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
1 577 (17.21%) MS Exchange
2 247 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 227 (6.77%) SharePoint
4 207 (6.17%) IIS
5 161 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 156 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 131 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 115 (3.43%) Apache
9 87 (2.59%) Lync
10 70 (2.09%) Tomcat
11 60 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 57 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
13 49 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2000
14 44 (1.31%) WebLogic
15 31 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
16 28 (0.84%) Exchange Server 5.5
17 24 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
17 24 (0.72%) MS Project Server
17 24 (0.72%) WebSphere
18 19 (0.57%) nginx
Applications
1 494 (14.73%) MS Excel
2 179 (5.34%) MS Office
3 27 (0.81%) MS Project
4 26 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.42%) Mingle
7 8 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.089%) SPSS
9 1 (0.030%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.030%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.030%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 69 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
2 40 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 34 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
4 28 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 19 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
6 15 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
7 11 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
7 11 (0.33%) SunGard AvantGard
8 8 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
9 6 (0.18%) Sage 200
10 5 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.15%) Sage 1000
11 4 (0.12%) SAP FI
11 4 (0.12%) BASE24
11 4 (0.12%) Agresso
11 4 (0.12%) ResourceLink
11 4 (0.12%) Compiere
12 3 (0.089%) SAP Retail
12 3 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 3 (0.089%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 69 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (1.67%) Office 365
3 54 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (1.28%) IaaS
5 39 (1.16%) SaaS
6 26 (0.78%) PaaS
7 25 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (0.30%) Google App Engine
10 6 (0.18%) Joyent
10 6 (0.18%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.089%) GitHub
11 3 (0.089%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.060%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 647 (19.30%) SAN
2 534 (15.93%) Firewall
3 424 (12.65%) DNS
4 297 (8.86%) TCP/IP
5 280 (8.35%) LAN
6 275 (8.20%) WAN
7 214 (6.38%) NAS
8 213 (6.35%) Internet
8 213 (6.35%) VPN
9 190 (5.67%) DHCP
10 136 (4.06%) VoIP
11 91 (2.71%) Wireless
12 89 (2.65%) Network Security
13 75 (2.24%) VLAN
14 60 (1.79%) MPLS
15 53 (1.58%) SSL
15 53 (1.58%) LDAP
16 51 (1.52%) iSCSI
17 47 (1.40%) Intranet
18 46 (1.37%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 875 (26.10%) SQL Server
2 381 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 278 (8.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 271 (8.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 226 (6.74%) MySQL
6 214 (6.38%) Oracle Database
7 179 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 163 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 146 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
10 139 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 123 (3.67%) Relational Database
12 117 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
13 89 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
14 76 (2.27%) DTS
15 69 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
15 69 (2.06%) RDBMS
16 64 (1.91%) Oracle Database 10g
17 57 (1.70%) DB2
18 50 (1.49%) OLTP
19 39 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (1.31%) JIRA
2 27 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 23 (0.69%) Subversion
5 14 (0.42%) Bugzilla
5 14 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
6 13 (0.39%) Git (software)
7 9 (0.27%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (0.24%) Selenium
9 7 (0.21%) Toad
9 7 (0.21%) MSI
9 7 (0.21%) AdminStudio
10 5 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.15%) JMeter
11 4 (0.12%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.089%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.089%) Bitbucket
General
1 819 (24.43%) Finance
2 149 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 136 (4.06%) Banking
4 107 (3.19%) Retail
5 103 (3.07%) Legal
6 77 (2.30%) Back Office
7 73 (2.18%) Advertising
8 67 (2.00%) Marketing
9 65 (1.94%) Financial Institution
10 58 (1.73%) Law
11 34 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 33 (0.98%) Publishing
13 32 (0.95%) Investment Banking
13 32 (0.95%) Billing
14 21 (0.63%) Games
14 21 (0.63%) Front Office
15 20 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (0.45%) Electronics
17 10 (0.30%) Automotive
17 10 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 503 (15.00%) DBA
2 462 (13.78%) Administrator
3 401 (11.96%) Analyst
4 304 (9.07%) SQL DBA
5 247 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
6 239 (7.13%) Support Engineer
7 235 (7.01%) Consultant
8 229 (6.83%) Architect
9 195 (5.82%) Support Analyst
10 171 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 159 (4.74%) SQL Server DBA
12 121 (3.61%) Oracle DBA
13 113 (3.37%) IT Support
14 107 (3.19%) Systems Engineer
14 107 (3.19%) Service Manager
15 106 (3.16%) Developer
16 94 (2.80%) Applications Support
17 81 (2.42%) 3rd Line Support
18 80 (2.39%) Team Leader
19 79 (2.36%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (6.47%) .NET
2 149 (4.44%) Web Services
3 82 (2.45%) Middleware
4 55 (1.64%) XML
5 53 (1.58%) HTML
6 46 (1.37%) ASP.NET
7 37 (1.10%) LAMP
8 36 (1.07%) Software Packaging
9 35 (1.04%) COM
9 35 (1.04%) CSS
10 32 (0.95%) .NET Framework
11 31 (0.92%) J2EE
12 29 (0.86%) SOAP
13 18 (0.54%) JMS
13 18 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
13 18 (0.54%) HTML5
14 16 (0.48%) MDX
15 15 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (0.45%) Ajax
16 14 (0.42%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 425 (12.68%) Replication
2 411 (12.26%) Clustering
3 267 (7.96%) Management Information System
4 205 (6.11%) Computer Science
5 79 (2.36%) Firmware
6 76 (2.27%) Statistics
7 75 (2.24%) Blackberry
8 72 (2.15%) CLARiiON
9 61 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
10 54 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
11 53 (1.58%) Open Source
12 51 (1.52%) Client/Server
13 48 (1.43%) Hedge funds
14 46 (1.37%) Mathematics
15 42 (1.25%) Symmetrix DMX
16 39 (1.16%) EMC Centera
17 30 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
18 27 (0.81%) NHS
19 26 (0.78%) EqualLogic
20 25 (0.75%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1459 (43.51%) Windows
2 811 (24.19%) Linux
3 528 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 457 (13.63%) UNIX
5 321 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 261 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 189 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 157 (4.68%) Windows 7
9 137 (4.09%) Solaris
10 90 (2.68%) Windows XP
11 66 (1.97%) HPUX
12 62 (1.85%) Windows 8
13 50 (1.49%) Windows 2000
14 46 (1.37%) AIX
15 40 (1.19%) CentOS
16 36 (1.07%) Ubuntu
17 35 (1.04%) SUSE
18 27 (0.81%) Debian
19 19 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
20 18 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 818 (24.40%) ITIL
2 768 (22.90%) Business Continuity
3 420 (12.53%) Performance Tuning
4 278 (8.29%) Project Management
5 252 (7.52%) Service Delivery
6 217 (6.47%) Capacity Planning
7 216 (6.44%) Service Management
8 215 (6.41%) Change Management
9 207 (6.17%) Problem Management
10 198 (5.91%) High Availability
11 192 (5.73%) Information Security
12 183 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
13 182 (5.43%) Risk Management
14 181 (5.40%) Migration
15 178 (5.31%) Business Continuity Planning
16 166 (4.95%) Configuration Management
16 166 (4.95%) Change Control
17 164 (4.89%) BCP
18 147 (4.38%) Asset Management
19 143 (4.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 973 (29.02%) SQL
2 280 (8.35%) T-SQL
3 258 (7.69%) Java
4 217 (6.47%) PowerShell
5 210 (6.26%) Perl
6 189 (5.64%) Shell Script
7 103 (3.07%) PL/SQL
8 77 (2.30%) Python
9 75 (2.24%) C#
10 74 (2.21%) JavaScript
11 67 (2.00%) PHP
12 64 (1.91%) Ruby
13 47 (1.40%) Bash Shell
14 45 (1.34%) C
15 44 (1.31%) VBScript
16 40 (1.19%) VB
17 23 (0.69%) AWK
18 22 (0.66%) VBA
19 21 (0.63%) C++
20 18 (0.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 475 (14.17%) Degree
2 397 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 224 (6.68%) Security Cleared
4 220 (6.56%) MCSE
5 219 (6.53%) Cisco Certification
6 187 (5.58%) SC Cleared
7 177 (5.28%) CCNA
8 146 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 131 (3.91%) MCSA
10 118 (3.52%) MCP
11 96 (2.86%) MCITP
12 92 (2.74%) CISSP
13 85 (2.54%) CCNP
14 79 (2.36%) DV Cleared
15 56 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
16 54 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
17 49 (1.46%) MCTS
18 48 (1.43%) CISM
19 42 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
20 31 (0.92%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (6.95%) SLA
2 149 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 122 (3.64%) QA
4 59 (1.76%) COBIT
5 58 (1.73%) PCI DSS
6 35 (1.04%) ISO 9001
7 31 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 19 (0.57%) BS25999
9 11 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 11 (0.33%) BS7799
10 6 (0.18%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.15%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.060%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.060%) GxP
12 2 (0.060%) HL7
13 1 (0.030%) FATCA
13 1 (0.030%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 779 (23.23%) Active Directory
2 662 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 278 (8.29%) Hyper-V
4 211 (6.29%) vSphere
5 198 (5.91%) VMware ESX
6 187 (5.58%) XenApp
7 107 (3.19%) Oracle RAC
8 98 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
9 95 (2.83%) XenDesktop
10 87 (2.59%) Oracle RMAN
11 51 (1.52%) Terminal Services
12 50 (1.49%) XenServer
13 47 (1.40%) KVM
14 40 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
15 39 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 34 (1.01%) NFS
17 31 (0.92%) Xen
18 18 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
19 16 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
20 14 (0.42%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 130 (3.88%) NetBackup
2 115 (3.43%) Backup Exec
3 92 (2.74%) Data Guard
4 91 (2.71%) SCCM
5 77 (2.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 77 (2.30%) SCOM
6 69 (2.06%) Puppet
7 63 (1.88%) WSUS
8 62 (1.85%) Nagios
9 45 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
10 42 (1.25%) ARCserve
11 34 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 33 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
13 28 (0.84%) HP SIM
14 23 (0.69%) Foglight
15 19 (0.57%) OpenView
16 14 (0.42%) TIBCO Hawk
16 14 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
17 12 (0.36%) HP NNM
18 11 (0.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1132 (33.76%) Microsoft
2 902 (26.90%) VMware
3 498 (14.85%) Oracle
4 474 (14.14%) Cisco
5 413 (12.32%) Citrix
6 341 (10.17%) HP
7 229 (6.83%) Red Hat
8 227 (6.77%) EMC
9 183 (5.46%) NetApp
10 153 (4.56%) Symantec
11 116 (3.46%) IBM
12 88 (2.62%) Dell
13 79 (2.36%) Sun
14 63 (1.88%) Veritas
15 58 (1.73%) Juniper
16 47 (1.40%) Brocade
17 45 (1.34%) Veeam
18 44 (1.31%) CheckPoint
19 43 (1.28%) SolarWinds
20 41 (1.22%) SAP
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to 40K plus Bonus plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + Much more benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 to £36000 per annum - generous benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum C£55k + 30% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday