The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 55 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 8 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.61% 3.76% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 4.55% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 5
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £50,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Disaster Recovery
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
387 505 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 77.71% 82.65% 81.38%
Number of salaries quoted 272 380 189
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,066 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Watford region.

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Watford

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Watford

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 17 (58.62%) Problem Management
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 15 (51.72%) LAN
3 15 (51.72%) WAN
3 15 (51.72%) Windows 7
4 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management
5 13 (44.83%) ITIL
6 12 (41.38%) Citrix
7 11 (37.93%) Firewall
7 11 (37.93%) Linux
8 10 (34.48%) Business Continuity
8 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (31.03%) Capacity Management
9 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
9 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database
9 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
9 9 (31.03%) Asset Management
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (31.03%) Service Management
9 9 (31.03%) Oracle
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
9 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
9 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
9 9 (31.03%) SAN
9 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
9 9 (31.03%) MPLS
10 8 (27.59%) BCP

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (27.59%) IIS
2 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
3 7 (24.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Maximo
2 7 (24.14%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) LAN
1 15 (51.72%) WAN
2 11 (37.93%) Firewall
3 9 (31.03%) SAN
3 9 (31.03%) MPLS
4 7 (24.14%) DSL
5 6 (20.69%) BIG-IP
6 4 (13.79%) DNS
7 3 (10.34%) FTP
7 3 (10.34%) NAS
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (6.90%) HSRP
8 2 (6.90%) Multicast
8 2 (6.90%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (6.90%) Wireless
8 2 (6.90%) VLAN
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.90%) EIGRP
8 2 (6.90%) ICMP
8 2 (6.90%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) OLAP
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Support
5 2 (6.90%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Network Support
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 7 (24.14%) Blackberry
3 6 (20.69%) Fat Client
3 6 (20.69%) Thin Client
4 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows 7
3 11 (37.93%) Linux
4 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
5 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) UNIX
6 2 (6.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Problem Management
2 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management
3 13 (44.83%) ITIL
4 10 (34.48%) Business Continuity
4 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (31.03%) Capacity Management
5 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
5 9 (31.03%) Service Management
5 9 (31.03%) Asset Management
6 8 (27.59%) Project Management
6 8 (27.59%) BCP
6 8 (27.59%) Performance Management
6 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (24.14%) Change Management
7 7 (24.14%) ITSM
7 7 (24.14%) Incident Management
8 6 (20.69%) Facility Management
9 5 (17.24%) Validation
9 5 (17.24%) Data Validation
10 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
1 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
2 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) CCNA
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.69%) Xen
3 6 (20.69%) NLBS
4 2 (6.90%) VirtualBox
5 1 (3.45%) NFS
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.45%) Samba
5 1 (3.45%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas File System
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) WSUS
2 5 (17.24%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Citrix
3 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
4 8 (27.59%) VMware
4 8 (27.59%) IBM
5 5 (17.24%) Lotus
6 3 (10.34%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) NetApp
7 2 (6.90%) Veritas
7 2 (6.90%) Sun
7 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.45%) Wyse