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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
UK
Rank 226 211 201
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1204 1621 1687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.45% 1.61% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.84% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1287 1375
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
73152 88032 90205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.12% 87.70% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 60235 73164 74344
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 22 January 2017 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -23 1093 £50,000 +5.26% 120
London -23 451 £57,500 +4.54% 50
South East +11 192 £47,500 +5.55% 26
North West -51 109 £40,750 -14.21% 12
East of England -8 101 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Yorkshire +32 92 £40,000 -20.00% 7
City of London +33 87 £63,750 +10.86% 11
West Yorkshire +34 74 £41,250 -17.50% 7
Surrey +55 66 £53,750 +34.37% 3
Manchester -34 59 £41,500 -12.63% 9
Leeds +31 55 £50,000 -9.09% 6
West Midlands -6 52 £43,000 +5.84% 7
South West -23 52 £45,000 +3.74% 6
East Midlands +12 37 £40,000 - 3
Berkshire +15 36 £49,500 -1.00% 9
Hampshire +15 36 £43,750 +4.98% 7
Scotland +22 32 £43,000 +7.50% 3
Essex +28 31 £62,750 +14.09%
Bedfordshire -1 25 £55,000 +12.24% 3
Cheshire -10 25 £51,250 +7.89% 3
Reading +41 23 £57,500 +35.29% 6
Woking +30 23 £50,000 +170.27%
Wales +8 21 £27,500 -26.66% 1
West Sussex +14 19 £57,500 +21.05%
Chelmsford - 19 £72,000 -
Southampton +20 18 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Bristol +4 18 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Hertfordshire -30 17 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Cambridgeshire +12 16 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Glasgow +30 15 £34,000 -2.85% 1

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 1064 (42.70%) Windows
2 919 (36.88%) Microsoft
3 759 (30.46%) VMware
4 689 (27.65%) SQL
5 655 (26.28%) Firewall
6 635 (25.48%) Linux
7 629 (25.24%) Windows Server
8 627 (25.16%) ITIL
9 614 (24.64%) SQL Server
10 603 (24.20%) Active Directory
11 595 (23.88%) Business Continuity
12 553 (22.19%) Finance
13 505 (20.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 499 (20.02%) Cisco
15 458 (18.38%) Data Centre
16 421 (16.89%) MS Excel
17 416 (16.69%) WAN
18 403 (16.17%) LAN
19 389 (15.61%) Degree
20 377 (15.13%) MS Exchange
21 376 (15.09%) SAN
22 361 (14.49%) High Availability
23 358 (14.37%) Unix
23 358 (14.37%) Oracle
24 347 (13.92%) DNS
25 329 (13.20%) Windows Server 2012
26 314 (12.60%) Windows Server 2008
27 312 (12.52%) TCP/IP
28 298 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
29 277 (11.12%) Performance Tuning

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
1 377 (15.13%) MS Exchange
2 226 (9.07%) SharePoint
3 139 (5.58%) IIS
4 117 (4.70%) Apache
5 116 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 94 (3.77%) JBoss
7 79 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 75 (3.01%) WebLogic
9 72 (2.89%) Tomcat
10 71 (2.85%) Skype for Business
11 68 (2.73%) WebSphere
12 55 (2.21%) OpenStack
13 46 (1.85%) CloudStack
14 39 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
15 29 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
16 28 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
17 26 (1.04%) nginx
18 20 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 18 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
19 18 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 421 (16.89%) MS Excel
2 129 (5.18%) MS Office
3 19 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.24%) MS Project
6 2 (0.080%) SPSS
7 1 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 35 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (0.44%) Infor CRM
6 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.16%) Cognos Controller
7 4 (0.16%) Infor CloudSuite
7 4 (0.16%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 4 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.080%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.080%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 2 (0.080%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.080%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.080%) Oracle Payroll
9 2 (0.080%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.080%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 223 (8.95%) Amazon AWS
2 196 (7.87%) Office 365
3 169 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (2.61%) SaaS
5 62 (2.49%) IaaS
6 48 (1.93%) PaaS
7 28 (1.12%) IBM Cloud
7 28 (1.12%) Mimecast
8 26 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (0.44%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.40%) SoftLayer
12 9 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 7 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 4 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (0.16%) Google Analytics
16 3 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 655 (26.28%) Firewall
2 416 (16.69%) WAN
3 403 (16.17%) LAN
4 376 (15.09%) SAN
5 347 (13.92%) DNS
6 312 (12.52%) TCP/IP
7 266 (10.67%) VPN
8 225 (9.03%) DHCP
9 189 (7.58%) Network Security
10 153 (6.14%) Wireless
11 135 (5.42%) VoIP
12 122 (4.90%) Internet
13 114 (4.57%) OSPF
14 109 (4.37%) BGP
15 102 (4.09%) NAS
16 91 (3.65%) SSL
17 87 (3.49%) VLAN
18 79 (3.17%) MPLS
19 77 (3.09%) LDAP
20 76 (3.05%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 614 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 198 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 163 (6.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 161 (6.46%) MySQL
4 161 (6.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 143 (5.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 117 (4.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 98 (3.93%) Oracle Database
8 97 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 78 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 71 (2.85%) OLTP
11 57 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
12 55 (2.21%) Relational Database
13 53 (2.13%) NoSQL
13 53 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
14 43 (1.73%) RDBMS
15 39 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 38 (1.52%) DB2
17 37 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
18 36 (1.44%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 110 (4.41%) Jenkins
2 87 (3.49%) Git (software)
3 57 (2.29%) TeamCity
4 45 (1.81%) Subversion
5 38 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 38 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 19 (0.76%) JIRA
7 10 (0.40%) Eclipse
7 10 (0.40%) Vagrant
8 8 (0.32%) ERwin
8 8 (0.32%) XMLSpy
9 6 (0.24%) Ant
9 6 (0.24%) Hudson
9 6 (0.24%) Maven
9 6 (0.24%) Selenium
10 5 (0.20%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.16%) Toad
General
1 553 (22.19%) Finance
2 149 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 134 (5.38%) Banking
4 102 (4.09%) Retail
5 62 (2.49%) Legal
6 45 (1.81%) Marketing
7 37 (1.48%) Advertising
8 33 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 32 (1.28%) Law
10 29 (1.16%) Back Office
11 17 (0.68%) Front Office
12 15 (0.60%) Aerospace
13 14 (0.56%) Multimedia
14 13 (0.52%) Military
15 11 (0.44%) Games
15 11 (0.44%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.32%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.32%) Publishing
17 7 (0.28%) German Language
18 6 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 334 (13.40%) Administrator
2 302 (12.12%) DBA
3 297 (11.92%) Analyst
4 257 (10.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 236 (9.47%) SQL DBA
6 166 (6.66%) IT Manager
7 133 (5.34%) Systems Administrator
8 127 (5.10%) Support Engineer
9 120 (4.82%) Support Analyst
10 115 (4.61%) Network Engineer
11 113 (4.53%) Consultant
12 105 (4.21%) Architect
13 96 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 86 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
15 85 (3.41%) Infrastructure Manager
16 83 (3.33%) Service Manager
17 79 (3.17%) IT Support
18 78 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support
19 74 (2.97%) VMware Engineer
20 73 (2.93%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (5.54%) Web Services
2 134 (5.38%) .NET
3 81 (3.25%) LAMP
4 59 (2.37%) Middleware
5 44 (1.77%) XML
6 35 (1.40%) HTML
7 30 (1.20%) ASP.NET
8 24 (0.96%) .NET Framework
8 24 (0.96%) SOAP
9 22 (0.88%) J2EE
10 20 (0.80%) Software Packaging
11 13 (0.52%) CSS
11 13 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
12 12 (0.48%) LAPP Stack
12 12 (0.48%) REST
12 12 (0.48%) XML Messaging
13 11 (0.44%) JDBC
13 11 (0.44%) JSON
13 11 (0.44%) LEMP Stack
14 10 (0.40%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 458 (18.38%) Data Centre
2 272 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 258 (10.35%) Management Information System
4 180 (7.22%) Clustering
5 157 (6.30%) Computer Science
6 128 (5.14%) Replication
7 68 (2.73%) Statistics
8 53 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
9 43 (1.73%) Driving Licence
9 43 (1.73%) PKI
10 35 (1.40%) Fintech
11 34 (1.36%) Client/Server
12 31 (1.24%) Private Cloud
13 30 (1.20%) Virtual Team
14 29 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
15 28 (1.12%) Mathematics
16 27 (1.08%) IVR
17 26 (1.04%) BYOD
18 25 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
19 23 (0.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1064 (42.70%) Windows
2 635 (25.48%) Linux
3 629 (25.24%) Windows Server
4 358 (14.37%) Unix
5 329 (13.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 314 (12.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 180 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 131 (5.26%) Windows 7
9 105 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 99 (3.97%) Solaris
11 46 (1.85%) AIX
12 35 (1.40%) Windows 10
12 35 (1.40%) Windows 8
13 32 (1.28%) CentOS
14 24 (0.96%) Ubuntu
15 23 (0.92%) Debian
15 23 (0.92%) Windows XP
16 18 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
17 15 (0.60%) SUSE
18 12 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (25.16%) ITIL
2 595 (23.88%) Business Continuity
3 361 (14.49%) High Availability
4 277 (11.12%) Performance Tuning
5 276 (11.08%) Project Management
6 240 (9.63%) Information Security
7 224 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
8 207 (8.31%) Risk Management
9 199 (7.99%) Change Management
10 192 (7.70%) Service Management
11 170 (6.82%) Service Delivery
12 166 (6.66%) Capacity Planning
13 165 (6.62%) Migration
14 148 (5.94%) BCP
15 144 (5.78%) Problem Management
16 136 (5.46%) DevOps
17 120 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
17 120 (4.82%) Change Control
18 117 (4.70%) Configuration Management
18 117 (4.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 689 (27.65%) SQL
2 230 (9.23%) PowerShell
3 174 (6.98%) T-SQL
4 155 (6.22%) Python
5 134 (5.38%) Perl
6 128 (5.14%) Java
7 125 (5.02%) Shell Script
8 91 (3.65%) Bash Shell
9 75 (3.01%) Ruby
10 58 (2.33%) C#
11 43 (1.73%) PHP
12 38 (1.52%) C
13 31 (1.24%) PL/SQL
14 29 (1.16%) VBScript
15 28 (1.12%) VB
16 17 (0.68%) JavaScript
17 12 (0.48%) AWK
18 9 (0.36%) VB.NET
19 7 (0.28%) Jython
20 6 (0.24%) sed
Qualifications
1 389 (15.61%) Degree
2 298 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 244 (9.79%) Cisco Certification
4 153 (6.14%) MCSE
5 141 (5.66%) CCNP
6 139 (5.58%) CCNA
7 131 (5.26%) MCSA
8 97 (3.89%) CISSP
8 97 (3.89%) Security Cleared
9 90 (3.61%) CISM
10 75 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
11 61 (2.45%) MCITP
12 60 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 59 (2.37%) SC Cleared
14 55 (2.21%) MCP
15 29 (1.16%) DV Cleared
16 24 (0.96%) MCTS
17 22 (0.88%) CISA
18 18 (0.72%) ISEB
19 17 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (8.27%) SLA
2 153 (6.14%) PCI DSS
3 126 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 50 (2.01%) QA
5 20 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 17 (0.68%) ISO22301
7 15 (0.60%) COBIT
8 12 (0.48%) BS25999
8 12 (0.48%) JSP 440
9 10 (0.40%) ISO 9001
9 10 (0.40%) RMADS
10 8 (0.32%) HMG Infosec
11 5 (0.20%) ISO19770
12 4 (0.16%) GDPR
13 2 (0.080%) ISO 8583
14 1 (0.040%) GMP
14 1 (0.040%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 1 (0.040%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.040%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 603 (24.20%) Active Directory
2 505 (20.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 251 (10.07%) Hyper-V
4 198 (7.95%) vSphere
5 84 (3.37%) VMware ESX
6 70 (2.81%) Virtual Servers
7 59 (2.37%) Firmware
7 59 (2.37%) XenApp
7 59 (2.37%) XenServer
8 57 (2.29%) Xen
9 53 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
10 38 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
11 37 (1.48%) VMware Workstation
12 34 (1.36%) iptables
12 34 (1.36%) vCloud
13 33 (1.32%) NFS
14 30 (1.20%) Terminal Services
15 27 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
16 24 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 24 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 163 (6.54%) Puppet
2 105 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
3 98 (3.93%) Ansible
4 86 (3.45%) SCCM
5 82 (3.29%) Nagios
6 59 (2.37%) NetBackup
6 59 (2.37%) Red Hat Satellite
7 51 (2.05%) SCOM
8 48 (1.93%) Microsoft Clustering
9 41 (1.65%) Salt
10 39 (1.57%) Tivoli
11 36 (1.44%) Failover Clustering
12 31 (1.24%) WSUS
13 28 (1.12%) Oracle ZFS
14 26 (1.04%) Backup Exec
15 22 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
16 20 (0.80%) Cobbler
16 20 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
16 20 (0.80%) Terraform
16 20 (0.80%) vMotion
Vendors
1 919 (36.88%) Microsoft
2 759 (30.46%) VMware
3 499 (20.02%) Cisco
4 358 (14.37%) Oracle
5 238 (9.55%) HP
6 211 (8.47%) Red Hat
7 201 (8.07%) Citrix
8 126 (5.06%) NetApp
9 115 (4.61%) Juniper
10 105 (4.21%) EMC
11 81 (3.25%) CheckPoint
12 71 (2.85%) IBM
13 70 (2.81%) CommVault
14 67 (2.69%) Palo Alto
15 65 (2.61%) Veeam
16 64 (2.57%) Avaya
17 60 (2.41%) Dell
18 48 (1.93%) Brocade
18 48 (1.93%) EnterpriseDB
19 46 (1.85%) Mitel
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Interesting work
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + On Call Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £53000 per annum + 6K car + 7K bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Dungannon, County Tyrone
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37960 - £38285 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red10
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Good package + 28 days paid holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 per annum + £10k OTE, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry and Warks Partnership Trust
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashtead, Surrey
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Bonus & Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago