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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 47 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 19 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.59% 1.55% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 2.00% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +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
407 451 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 76.94% 77.49% 79.43%
Number of salaries quoted 310 332 232
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 20 April 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Watford

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) LAN
2 15 (57.69%) WAN
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) Problem Management
2 15 (57.69%) Windows 7
3 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
4 12 (46.15%) Citrix
5 11 (42.31%) ITIL
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 10 (38.46%) Business Continuity
7 9 (34.62%) Asset Management
7 9 (34.62%) Service Management
7 9 (34.62%) Firewall
7 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (34.62%) Capacity Management
7 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
7 9 (34.62%) SAN
7 9 (34.62%) MPLS
8 8 (30.77%) Windows XP
8 8 (30.77%) Oracle
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 8 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (30.77%) IIS
8 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (30.77%) IBM
8 8 (30.77%) Performance Management
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 8 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (30.77%) IIS
1 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Maximo
2 7 (26.92%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) LAN
1 15 (57.69%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) SAN
2 9 (34.62%) MPLS
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 7 (26.92%) DSL
4 6 (23.08%) BIG-IP
5 5 (19.23%) DNS
6 3 (11.54%) LDAP
6 3 (11.54%) FTP
6 3 (11.54%) NAS
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (7.69%) HSRP
7 2 (7.69%) Multicast
7 2 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (7.69%) Wireless
7 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
7 2 (7.69%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Analyst
2 12 (46.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Solaris Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Blackberry
2 6 (23.08%) Thin Client
2 6 (23.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
1 15 (57.69%) Windows 7
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX
5 3 (11.54%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Problem Management
2 14 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 11 (42.31%) ITIL
4 10 (38.46%) Business Continuity
5 9 (34.62%) Asset Management
5 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
5 9 (34.62%) Service Management
5 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (34.62%) Capacity Management
6 8 (30.77%) Performance Management
7 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (26.92%) ITSM
7 7 (26.92%) BCP
7 7 (26.92%) Project Management
8 6 (23.08%) Facility Management
9 5 (19.23%) Validation
9 5 (19.23%) Change Management
9 5 (19.23%) Data Validation
9 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
10 2 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
1 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CCNP
1 2 (7.69%) CCNA
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Xen
2 6 (23.08%) NLBS
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) Samba
3 2 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) NFS
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) WSUS
2 5 (19.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Citrix
3 8 (30.77%) IBM
3 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
5 6 (23.08%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) Lotus
7 3 (11.54%) NetApp
7 3 (11.54%) Veritas
7 3 (11.54%) Sun
8 1 (3.85%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.85%) Wyse