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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 55 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 23 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.99% 1.88% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.87% 2.24% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 2
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
472 447 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 81.94% 84.18% 78.14%
Number of salaries quoted 378 313 209
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Watford

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (59.38%) Cisco
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
4 16 (50.00%) Windows
5 15 (46.88%) HP
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 10 (31.25%) SAN
6 10 (31.25%) Firewall
6 10 (31.25%) Migration
7 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
7 9 (28.13%) Oracle
7 9 (28.13%) Linux
7 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (28.13%) Problem Management
7 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (25.00%) LAN
8 8 (25.00%) Juniper
8 8 (25.00%) IBM
8 8 (25.00%) DNS
9 7 (21.88%) DHCP
9 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (21.88%) Capacity Management
10 6 (18.75%) Project Management
10 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
10 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
10 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 6 (18.75%) SQL
10 6 (18.75%) MPLS
11 5 (15.63%) Red Hat

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) PaaS
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SAN
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (25.00%) LAN
3 7 (21.88%) DHCP
4 6 (18.75%) MPLS
5 5 (15.63%) Wireless
5 5 (15.63%) VPN
5 5 (15.63%) VRRP
5 5 (15.63%) VLAN
5 5 (15.63%) HSRP
5 5 (15.63%) Multicast
6 4 (12.50%) GLBP
6 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (12.50%) BIG-IP
6 4 (12.50%) ADSL
6 4 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (15.63%) Games
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Operations Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) IT Operations Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Support
4 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Server Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Server Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Storage Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
2 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.50%) Replication
4 4 (12.50%) Celerra
4 4 (12.50%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (3.13%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.63%) UNIX
3 5 (15.63%) Solaris
4 4 (12.50%) AIX
4 4 (12.50%) HPUX
4 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Migration
2 9 (28.13%) Problem Management
3 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (21.88%) Capacity Management
4 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Service Management
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.63%) Information Security
5 5 (15.63%) BCP
5 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
5 5 (15.63%) Change Management
5 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
5 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
6 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 4 (12.50%) Data Management
6 4 (12.50%) Network Design
6 4 (12.50%) Validation
6 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VirtualBox
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) XenApp
4 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (3.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 4 (12.50%) Cacti
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 15 (46.88%) HP
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) Oracle
5 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
6 8 (25.00%) Juniper
6 8 (25.00%) IBM
7 5 (15.63%) EMC
7 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
8 4 (12.50%) Brocade
8 4 (12.50%) Crossbeam
8 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 4 (12.50%) 3PAR
8 4 (12.50%) F5
8 4 (12.50%) Citrix
8 4 (12.50%) Symantec
8 4 (12.50%) Hitachi
8 4 (12.50%) Sybase
8 4 (12.50%) Dell