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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 222 227 203
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1514 1517 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.41% 1.30% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.58% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1200 1236 1286
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,275 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,400 £62,500
UK excluding London average 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
91567 96317 88175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.79% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 75321 76881 72152
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 August 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 August 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 +12 1436 £45,000 -0.96% 145
London -17 479 £55,000 +4.76% 48
South East +31 338 £44,000 -7.36% 42
East of England +38 152 £47,500 - 8
Yorkshire +43 151 £42,500 +6.25% 18
West Yorkshire +45 118 £42,750 +6.87% 9
Surrey +50 116 £43,250 -3.88% 12
City of London +10 106 £57,500 -4.16% 7
South West +4 90 £42,250 +19.01% 3
Leeds +54 82 £43,000 +7.50% 7
West Midlands +4 81 £40,000 +3.89% 8
North West -10 77 £40,000 +5.96% 11
Berkshire +9 75 £47,500 +7.34% 9
Hampshire +30 60 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Hertfordshire +26 60 £50,000 -9.09% 4
East Midlands 0 51 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Reading +6 46 £50,000 +40.84% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 39 £43,750 -12.50% 5
Scotland +3 39 £42,500 - 8
Birmingham +19 37 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Manchester +17 31 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Essex +6 31 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Milton Keynes -5 31 £41,250 -12.23% 3
Wiltshire +13 29 £44,261 -7.30% 2
Cambridgeshire +20 28 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Guildford +30 26 £45,000 +1.12% 2
Bedfordshire -12 25 £55,000 +10.00%
Edinburgh -7 22 £42,000 +40.00% 4
Cambridge +26 20 £38,750 +4.72% 3
Dorset +25 20 £42,500 +13.33%

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1267 (41.22%) Windows
2 1079 (35.10%) Microsoft
3 905 (29.44%) VMware
4 808 (26.28%) SQL
5 794 (25.83%) ITIL
6 754 (24.53%) Active Directory
7 748 (24.33%) SQL Server
8 715 (23.26%) Finance
9 641 (20.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 622 (20.23%) Business Continuity
10 622 (20.23%) Linux
11 585 (19.03%) Firewall
12 576 (18.74%) Cisco
13 568 (18.48%) SAN
14 485 (15.78%) Oracle
14 485 (15.78%) MS Excel
15 464 (15.09%) MS Exchange
16 437 (14.22%) Windows Server 2008
17 435 (14.15%) LAN
17 435 (14.15%) DNS
18 429 (13.96%) WAN
19 407 (13.24%) Project Management
20 403 (13.11%) Data Centre
21 398 (12.95%) Citrix
22 375 (12.20%) Degree
23 345 (11.22%) Performance Tuning
24 339 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
25 338 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
25 338 (11.00%) UNIX
26 318 (10.34%) Change Management

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 464 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 231 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 202 (6.57%) SharePoint
4 150 (4.88%) IIS
5 138 (4.49%) Lync
6 113 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 112 (3.64%) Apache
8 91 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
9 69 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 66 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
11 48 (1.56%) Tomcat
12 47 (1.53%) WebLogic
13 33 (1.07%) WebSphere
14 32 (1.04%) nginx
15 27 (0.88%) OpenStack
16 25 (0.81%) Confluence
16 25 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
17 23 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
17 23 (0.75%) MediaWiki
18 21 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 485 (15.78%) MS Excel
2 184 (5.99%) MS Office
3 46 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 37 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.52%) MS Project
6 6 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.13%) Solid Edge
7 4 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.033%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 31 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 21 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
5 14 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
5 14 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
6 12 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
8 7 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
8 7 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.20%) RMDS
9 6 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.16%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 5 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (0.13%) SAP SCM
11 4 (0.13%) Maximo
11 4 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
12 3 (0.098%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 121 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (3.09%) Office 365
3 72 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (1.59%) SaaS
5 48 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (0.94%) PaaS
7 27 (0.88%) IaaS
8 20 (0.65%) Mimecast
9 14 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.26%) Sumo Logic
12 7 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
13 5 (0.16%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.13%) Joyent
14 4 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 3 (0.098%) AWS CloudTrail
15 3 (0.098%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 2 (0.065%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 585 (19.03%) Firewall
2 568 (18.48%) SAN
3 435 (14.15%) DNS
3 435 (14.15%) LAN
4 429 (13.96%) WAN
5 303 (9.86%) TCP/IP
6 266 (8.65%) DHCP
7 264 (8.59%) VPN
8 189 (6.15%) VoIP
9 188 (6.12%) Network Security
10 164 (5.34%) NAS
11 151 (4.91%) Internet
12 140 (4.55%) BGP
13 139 (4.52%) Wireless
14 121 (3.94%) OSPF
15 115 (3.74%) MPLS
16 105 (3.42%) EIGRP
17 94 (3.06%) VLAN
18 89 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
19 88 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 748 (24.33%) SQL Server
2 240 (7.81%) Oracle Database
3 236 (7.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 196 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 181 (5.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 147 (4.78%) MySQL
7 139 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 137 (4.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 133 (4.33%) Relational Database
10 111 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 78 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
11 78 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
12 75 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 65 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
14 45 (1.46%) RDBMS
15 39 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
15 39 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
15 39 (1.27%) NoSQL
16 37 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
16 37 (1.20%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 64 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 50 (1.63%) Subversion
3 48 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 38 (1.24%) Maven
5 30 (0.98%) JIRA
6 29 (0.94%) Hudson
7 27 (0.88%) Ant
8 24 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.36%) Visual Studio
10 10 (0.33%) Toad
11 8 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (0.26%) Grunt
12 6 (0.20%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.20%) ERwin
13 3 (0.098%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.098%) Yeoman
14 2 (0.065%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.065%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.065%) Oracle APEX
General
1 715 (23.26%) Finance
2 244 (7.94%) Banking
3 178 (5.79%) Telecoms
4 175 (5.69%) Retail
5 80 (2.60%) Legal
6 72 (2.34%) Law
7 66 (2.15%) Financial Institution
8 63 (2.05%) Manufacturing
9 49 (1.59%) Marketing
10 46 (1.50%) Back Office
11 38 (1.24%) Front Office
12 34 (1.11%) Advertising
12 34 (1.11%) Publishing
13 32 (1.04%) Investment Banking
14 24 (0.78%) Billing
15 19 (0.62%) Local Government
16 17 (0.55%) Games
17 11 (0.36%) General Ledger
18 9 (0.29%) Aerospace
19 7 (0.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 430 (13.99%) Analyst
2 384 (12.49%) DBA
3 353 (11.48%) Administrator
4 215 (6.99%) SQL DBA
5 177 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
6 165 (5.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 160 (5.20%) Consultant
8 153 (4.98%) Architect
9 151 (4.91%) Support Analyst
10 142 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
11 129 (4.20%) Oracle DBA
12 117 (3.81%) Support Engineer
13 113 (3.68%) Network Engineer
14 102 (3.32%) Service Manager
15 95 (3.09%) SQL Server DBA
16 92 (2.99%) Infrastructure Manager
17 85 (2.77%) Applications Support
18 82 (2.67%) Developer
19 78 (2.54%) 3rd Line Support
20 75 (2.44%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (4.20%) Web Services
2 117 (3.81%) .NET
3 52 (1.69%) Middleware
4 42 (1.37%) XML
5 36 (1.17%) LAMP
6 33 (1.07%) HTML
7 26 (0.85%) ASP.NET
8 21 (0.68%) Software Packaging
8 21 (0.68%) RESTful
9 20 (0.65%) JDBC
10 19 (0.62%) J2EE
11 17 (0.55%) CSS
11 17 (0.55%) .NET Framework
12 16 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
12 16 (0.52%) SAML
13 15 (0.49%) jQuery
14 14 (0.46%) EDI
14 14 (0.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 13 (0.42%) SOAP
16 12 (0.39%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 403 (13.11%) Data Centre
2 339 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
3 318 (10.34%) Replication
4 310 (10.08%) Clustering
5 266 (8.65%) Management Information System
6 101 (3.29%) Computer Science
7 78 (2.54%) Blackberry
8 58 (1.89%) Statistics
9 47 (1.53%) Enterprise Storage
10 42 (1.37%) CMDB
11 38 (1.24%) IVR
12 35 (1.14%) EqualLogic
13 33 (1.07%) Wiki
14 30 (0.98%) Hedge funds
15 29 (0.94%) Public Cloud
16 28 (0.91%) EMC VNX
16 28 (0.91%) Derivative
17 26 (0.85%) iSeries
18 24 (0.78%) Fat Client
18 24 (0.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1267 (41.22%) Windows
2 622 (20.23%) Linux
3 437 (14.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 338 (11.00%) UNIX
5 290 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 250 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 125 (4.07%) Windows 7
8 115 (3.74%) Solaris
9 95 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 80 (2.60%) AIX
11 68 (2.21%) CentOS
12 57 (1.85%) Ubuntu
13 55 (1.79%) Debian
14 54 (1.76%) Windows XP
15 45 (1.46%) Windows 8
16 24 (0.78%) Android
17 23 (0.75%) HPUX
18 20 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
19 19 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
20 17 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 794 (25.83%) ITIL
2 622 (20.23%) Business Continuity
3 407 (13.24%) Project Management
4 345 (11.22%) Performance Tuning
5 318 (10.34%) Change Management
6 299 (9.73%) Information Security
7 264 (8.59%) Service Delivery
8 227 (7.38%) Capacity Planning
9 207 (6.73%) BCP
10 206 (6.70%) Migration
11 184 (5.99%) Problem Management
12 178 (5.79%) Risk Management
13 177 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
14 172 (5.60%) Business Continuity Planning
15 169 (5.50%) Service Management
16 163 (5.30%) High Availability
17 156 (5.07%) Load Balancing
18 147 (4.78%) Mentoring
19 144 (4.68%) Incident Management
20 135 (4.39%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 808 (26.28%) SQL
2 232 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 193 (6.28%) T-SQL
4 173 (5.63%) Java
5 166 (5.40%) Perl
6 106 (3.45%) Python
7 86 (2.80%) Shell Script
8 83 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 75 (2.44%) C#
10 59 (1.92%) PHP
11 53 (1.72%) Ruby
12 48 (1.56%) VBScript
13 39 (1.27%) C
14 38 (1.24%) PL/SQL
15 33 (1.07%) VB
16 30 (0.98%) JavaScript
17 28 (0.91%) VBA
18 22 (0.72%) C++
19 10 (0.33%) AWK
20 9 (0.29%) Go
Qualifications
1 375 (12.20%) Degree
2 338 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 260 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
4 199 (6.47%) MCSE
4 199 (6.47%) Security Cleared
5 175 (5.69%) CCNA
6 172 (5.60%) CISSP
7 160 (5.20%) CCNP
8 147 (4.78%) SC Cleared
9 133 (4.33%) MCP
10 121 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 117 (3.81%) CISA
12 98 (3.19%) MCSA
13 82 (2.67%) MCITP
14 75 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
15 61 (1.98%) CISM
16 46 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
16 46 (1.50%) MCTS
17 45 (1.46%) HND
18 44 (1.43%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 313 (10.18%) SLA
2 197 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 133 (4.33%) PCI DSS
4 60 (1.95%) QA
5 43 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 37 (1.20%) COBIT
7 14 (0.46%) BS25999
8 13 (0.42%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.16%) BS7799
10 3 (0.098%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.098%) COSO
10 3 (0.098%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.033%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.033%) JSP 440
System Software
1 754 (24.53%) Active Directory
2 641 (20.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 257 (8.36%) Hyper-V
4 137 (4.46%) VMware ESX
5 125 (4.07%) XenApp
6 123 (4.00%) vSphere
7 110 (3.58%) Oracle RAC
8 47 (1.53%) XenServer
8 47 (1.53%) Terminal Services
8 47 (1.53%) NFS
9 40 (1.30%) Samba
10 39 (1.27%) XenDesktop
10 39 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
11 35 (1.14%) Firmware
12 31 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
13 30 (0.98%) iptables
14 28 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
14 28 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 26 (0.85%) Terminal Server
16 23 (0.75%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 124 (4.03%) SCCM
2 102 (3.32%) Puppet
3 100 (3.25%) Data Guard
4 69 (2.24%) Oracle RMAN
5 68 (2.21%) NetBackup
6 65 (2.11%) SCOM
7 64 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
8 55 (1.79%) Backup Exec
9 53 (1.72%) Ansible
10 39 (1.27%) ZABBIX
11 37 (1.20%) ARCserve
12 33 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
13 31 (1.01%) WSUS
13 31 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
14 27 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
15 25 (0.81%) Salt
15 25 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 24 (0.78%) Nagios
16 24 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
17 19 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1079 (35.10%) Microsoft
2 905 (29.44%) VMware
3 576 (18.74%) Cisco
4 485 (15.78%) Oracle
5 398 (12.95%) Citrix
6 255 (8.30%) HP
7 160 (5.20%) NetApp
8 149 (4.85%) Red Hat
9 128 (4.16%) EMC
10 110 (3.58%) Symantec
11 108 (3.51%) CheckPoint
12 104 (3.38%) Dell
13 95 (3.09%) F5
14 78 (2.54%) Juniper
15 75 (2.44%) IBM
16 71 (2.31%) Sun
17 66 (2.15%) SolarWinds
18 64 (2.08%) Avaya
19 53 (1.72%) SAP
20 49 (1.59%) Brocade
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