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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 217 219 199
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1513 1611 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.38% 1.37% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.65% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1289 1304
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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
92395 97415 87605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.57% 82.72% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 75495 78826 72238
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +6 1436 £46,000 +2.22% 164
London 0 513 £55,000 +10.00% 58
South East -11 319 £42,500 -5.55% 32
East of England +11 156 £42,500 -10.99% 11
Yorkshire +22 128 £42,500 - 18
City of London +5 118 £56,250 - 15
West Yorkshire +22 105 £45,000 +5.88% 13
North West +5 98 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Hampshire +40 85 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Leeds +40 79 £45,000 +3.44% 10
West Midlands -17 78 £41,500 +3.75% 11
Berkshire -18 75 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Surrey +5 74 £41,000 -8.88% 6
South West 0 72 £40,000 +23.07% 9
East Midlands -5 58 £39,750 +22.30% 6
Reading -3 50 £50,000 +4.71% 4
Hertfordshire -7 50 £46,250 -19.56% 6
Manchester +16 40 £47,500 +35.71% 10
Essex +12 40 £40,000 -17.94%
Scotland +4 40 £45,000 +28.57% 11
Birmingham +4 38 £40,000 -3.03% 6
Southampton +25 32 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Sussex +13 30 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Cambridgeshire +15 29 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Bedfordshire 0 29 £55,000 +15.18% 2
Cheshire -2 29 £38,750 +13.97% 4
Brentwood +15 25 £55,000 -
Merseyside +2 22 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Bristol -8 21 £50,000 +56.25%
Bedford +29 20 £55,000 +10.00% 1

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1393 (42.38%) Windows
2 1198 (36.45%) Microsoft
3 991 (30.15%) VMware
4 882 (26.83%) Active Directory
5 864 (26.29%) SQL
6 854 (25.98%) SQL Server
7 835 (25.40%) ITIL
8 757 (23.03%) Finance
9 707 (21.51%) SAN
10 698 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 656 (19.96%) Business Continuity
12 651 (19.81%) Cisco
12 651 (19.81%) Linux
13 612 (18.62%) Firewall
14 558 (16.98%) MS Excel
15 529 (16.09%) MS Exchange
15 529 (16.09%) Oracle
16 511 (15.55%) Windows Server 2008
17 509 (15.49%) Citrix
18 486 (14.79%) WAN
19 478 (14.54%) DNS
20 473 (14.39%) Data Centre
21 460 (13.99%) LAN
22 416 (12.66%) Project Management
23 395 (12.02%) Degree
24 386 (11.74%) Clustering
25 371 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
26 366 (11.13%) Replication
27 360 (10.95%) UNIX
28 351 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 529 (16.09%) MS Exchange
2 226 (6.88%) SharePoint
3 221 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 218 (6.63%) IIS
5 172 (5.23%) Lync
6 119 (3.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 117 (3.56%) Apache
8 97 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2007
9 96 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 77 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
11 56 (1.70%) Tomcat
12 40 (1.22%) WebSphere
13 37 (1.13%) WebLogic
14 35 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
15 34 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
16 28 (0.85%) JBoss
17 26 (0.79%) Confluence
17 26 (0.79%) nginx
18 22 (0.67%) MediaWiki
19 21 (0.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 558 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 192 (5.84%) MS Office
3 39 (1.19%) MS Visio
3 39 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.43%) MS Project
5 8 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
5 8 (0.24%) Solid Edge
6 2 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.030%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.030%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.030%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 36 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
5 15 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
6 14 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
6 14 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
8 11 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.21%) CA PPM
10 7 (0.21%) Maximo
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
11 6 (0.18%) RMDS
11 6 (0.18%) Agresso
12 5 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 4 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
13 4 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 108 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (2.10%) Office 365
3 60 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (1.28%) SaaS
5 38 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
6 36 (1.10%) PaaS
7 31 (0.94%) IaaS
8 21 (0.64%) Mimecast
9 13 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.15%) Joyent
13 4 (0.12%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
13 4 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
13 4 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.091%) AWS CloudTrail
14 3 (0.091%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.091%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.061%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 707 (21.51%) SAN
2 612 (18.62%) Firewall
3 486 (14.79%) WAN
4 478 (14.54%) DNS
5 460 (13.99%) LAN
6 340 (10.34%) TCP/IP
7 307 (9.34%) DHCP
8 288 (8.76%) VPN
9 217 (6.60%) Network Security
10 188 (5.72%) NAS
11 168 (5.11%) VoIP
12 154 (4.69%) BGP
13 153 (4.65%) Internet
14 135 (4.11%) MPLS
15 124 (3.77%) EIGRP
16 121 (3.68%) OSPF
17 108 (3.29%) VLAN
18 106 (3.22%) LDAP
19 104 (3.16%) Wireless
20 102 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 854 (25.98%) SQL Server
2 270 (8.21%) Oracle Database
3 263 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 212 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 207 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 149 (4.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 138 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
8 137 (4.17%) MySQL
9 135 (4.11%) Relational Database
10 120 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 91 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
12 88 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
13 82 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 63 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
15 47 (1.43%) DB2
16 44 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
17 41 (1.25%) RDBMS
18 37 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
19 35 (1.06%) OLAP
20 34 (1.03%) DTS
Development Applications
1 50 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 41 (1.25%) Subversion
3 38 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 29 (0.88%) Maven
5 28 (0.85%) JIRA
6 25 (0.76%) Hudson
7 24 (0.73%) Ant
8 21 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (0.30%) Visual Studio
10 10 (0.30%) Toad
11 9 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.21%) Mercurial
12 7 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.15%) Rational Performance Tester
13 5 (0.15%) LoadRunner
14 4 (0.12%) HP UFT
14 4 (0.12%) Selenium
14 4 (0.12%) Grunt
15 3 (0.091%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 757 (23.03%) Finance
2 231 (7.03%) Banking
3 202 (6.15%) Retail
4 161 (4.90%) Telecoms
5 100 (3.04%) Law
6 98 (2.98%) Legal
7 77 (2.34%) Financial Institution
8 76 (2.31%) Back Office
9 63 (1.92%) Manufacturing
10 49 (1.49%) Marketing
11 44 (1.34%) Advertising
12 42 (1.28%) Publishing
13 31 (0.94%) Billing
14 30 (0.91%) Investment Banking
15 20 (0.61%) Front Office
16 12 (0.37%) Games
17 11 (0.33%) Local Government
18 10 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.30%) Automotive
19 9 (0.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 460 (13.99%) Analyst
2 435 (13.23%) DBA
3 356 (10.83%) Administrator
4 263 (8.00%) SQL DBA
5 211 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 196 (5.96%) Consultant
7 193 (5.87%) Architect
8 172 (5.23%) Systems Engineer
9 163 (4.96%) Support Analyst
10 144 (4.38%) Support Engineer
11 130 (3.95%) Oracle DBA
12 119 (3.62%) Network Engineer
13 117 (3.56%) Systems Administrator
14 116 (3.53%) SQL Server DBA
15 103 (3.13%) Service Manager
16 89 (2.71%) Developer
17 87 (2.65%) Infrastructure Manager
18 83 (2.53%) 3rd Line Support
19 75 (2.28%) Applications Support
19 75 (2.28%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (4.62%) .NET
2 132 (4.02%) Web Services
3 63 (1.92%) Middleware
4 41 (1.25%) XML
5 33 (1.00%) HTML
6 28 (0.85%) JDBC
6 28 (0.85%) ASP.NET
6 28 (0.85%) SAML
7 25 (0.76%) LAMP
8 23 (0.70%) J2EE
8 23 (0.70%) .NET Framework
8 23 (0.70%) Software Packaging
9 20 (0.61%) SOAP
10 19 (0.58%) CSS
11 18 (0.55%) Flash
12 17 (0.52%) RESTful
13 15 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
13 15 (0.46%) JMS
13 15 (0.46%) SAP Basis
14 13 (0.40%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 473 (14.39%) Data Centre
2 386 (11.74%) Clustering
3 366 (11.13%) Replication
4 344 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
5 291 (8.85%) Management Information System
6 107 (3.26%) Computer Science
7 88 (2.68%) Blackberry
8 65 (1.98%) Statistics
9 59 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
10 46 (1.40%) Public Cloud
10 46 (1.40%) CMDB
11 41 (1.25%) iSeries
11 41 (1.25%) EqualLogic
12 40 (1.22%) AS400
13 37 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
14 36 (1.10%) Hedge funds
15 34 (1.03%) Wiki
16 31 (0.94%) Derivative
16 31 (0.94%) Fat Client
16 31 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1393 (42.38%) Windows
2 651 (19.81%) Linux
3 511 (15.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 360 (10.95%) UNIX
5 334 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 302 (9.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 146 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 140 (4.26%) Solaris
9 139 (4.23%) Windows 7
10 107 (3.26%) AIX
11 104 (3.16%) Windows XP
12 71 (2.16%) CentOS
13 55 (1.67%) Ubuntu
14 43 (1.31%) Debian
15 37 (1.13%) Windows 8
16 36 (1.10%) Windows Vista
17 31 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
18 26 (0.79%) HPUX
19 22 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
20 21 (0.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (25.40%) ITIL
2 656 (19.96%) Business Continuity
3 416 (12.66%) Project Management
4 371 (11.29%) Performance Tuning
5 322 (9.80%) Change Management
6 301 (9.16%) Service Delivery
7 294 (8.94%) Information Security
8 254 (7.73%) Migration
9 233 (7.09%) Capacity Planning
10 206 (6.27%) High Availability
10 206 (6.27%) Risk Management
11 192 (5.84%) Service Management
12 187 (5.69%) Load Balancing
13 180 (5.48%) BCP
14 170 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
15 169 (5.14%) Agile Software Development
16 164 (4.99%) Mentoring
17 161 (4.90%) Problem Management
18 159 (4.84%) Business Continuity Planning
19 148 (4.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 864 (26.29%) SQL
2 267 (8.12%) PowerShell
3 204 (6.21%) T-SQL
4 180 (5.48%) Java
5 176 (5.35%) Perl
6 112 (3.41%) Shell Script
7 105 (3.19%) Python
8 74 (2.25%) Bash Shell
9 73 (2.22%) C#
10 60 (1.83%) PL/SQL
11 51 (1.55%) VBScript
12 50 (1.52%) PHP
13 48 (1.46%) Ruby
14 46 (1.40%) C
15 43 (1.31%) VB
16 32 (0.97%) JavaScript
17 30 (0.91%) C++
18 28 (0.85%) VBA
19 16 (0.49%) RPG
20 14 (0.43%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 395 (12.02%) Degree
2 351 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 297 (9.04%) Cisco Certification
4 222 (6.75%) CCNA
5 214 (6.51%) MCSE
6 196 (5.96%) Security Cleared
7 161 (4.90%) CCNP
8 159 (4.84%) CISSP
9 156 (4.75%) SC Cleared
10 153 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 112 (3.41%) CISA
12 98 (2.98%) MCSA
13 95 (2.89%) MCITP
14 94 (2.86%) MCP
15 73 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
15 73 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
16 58 (1.76%) CCA
17 57 (1.73%) CISM
18 54 (1.64%) DV Cleared
19 49 (1.49%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 292 (8.88%) SLA
2 173 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 134 (4.08%) PCI DSS
4 62 (1.89%) QA
5 53 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 49 (1.49%) COBIT
7 14 (0.43%) BS25999
8 13 (0.40%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.33%) BS7799
10 7 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (0.12%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.091%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.091%) COSO
12 3 (0.091%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.030%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.030%) JSP 440
System Software
1 882 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 698 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 283 (8.61%) Hyper-V
4 176 (5.35%) XenApp
5 170 (5.17%) VMware ESX
6 158 (4.81%) vSphere
7 121 (3.68%) Oracle RAC
8 72 (2.19%) Terminal Services
9 65 (1.98%) XenServer
10 56 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
11 50 (1.52%) XenDesktop
11 50 (1.52%) NFS
12 41 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 39 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
14 38 (1.16%) Samba
15 36 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
16 30 (0.91%) Terminal Server
16 30 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 25 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 23 (0.70%) iptables
Systems Management
1 180 (5.48%) SCCM
2 106 (3.22%) Data Guard
3 104 (3.16%) SCOM
4 91 (2.77%) Puppet
5 88 (2.68%) NetBackup
6 73 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
7 66 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
8 58 (1.76%) WSUS
9 41 (1.25%) Backup Exec
9 41 (1.25%) ARCserve
10 36 (1.10%) Nagios
11 34 (1.03%) Tivoli
12 33 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
13 32 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
14 30 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 29 (0.88%) ZABBIX
16 24 (0.73%) Ansible
17 19 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
17 19 (0.58%) SnapMirror
18 18 (0.55%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1198 (36.45%) Microsoft
2 991 (30.15%) VMware
3 651 (19.81%) Cisco
4 529 (16.09%) Oracle
5 509 (15.49%) Citrix
6 349 (10.62%) HP
7 198 (6.02%) Red Hat
8 195 (5.93%) NetApp
9 155 (4.72%) Symantec
10 152 (4.62%) EMC
11 116 (3.53%) Dell
12 111 (3.38%) IBM
13 110 (3.35%) CheckPoint
14 98 (2.98%) F5
15 93 (2.83%) Juniper
16 91 (2.77%) SolarWinds
17 67 (2.04%) SAP
18 66 (2.01%) Veritas
19 64 (1.95%) Sun
20 58 (1.76%) Avaya
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: 1 hour ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per day + + Great Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Senseworks
Salary: £50k-£60k + Comm. £90k OTE
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Xchanging
Salary: Comms + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EveryCloud
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
SCC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago