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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 47 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 19 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.70% 1.31% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 1.69% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 12
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £29,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +2.38%
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
406 413 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.14% 77.05% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 299 297 273
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in Watford

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (60.87%) LAN
2 14 (60.87%) WAN
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) Problem Management
3 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
3 13 (56.52%) Windows
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) Citrix
4 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
5 11 (47.83%) ITIL
6 9 (39.13%) Linux
6 9 (39.13%) Firewall
6 9 (39.13%) Business Continuity
7 8 (34.78%) Performance Management
7 8 (34.78%) MPLS
7 8 (34.78%) SAN
8 7 (30.43%) CheckPoint
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (30.43%) BCP
8 7 (30.43%) Project Management
8 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
8 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (30.43%) IIS
8 7 (30.43%) IBM
8 7 (30.43%) MS Excel

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (30.43%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (30.43%) IIS
1 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
2 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Maximo
1 7 (30.43%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) LAN
1 14 (60.87%) WAN
2 9 (39.13%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) SAN
3 8 (34.78%) MPLS
4 6 (26.09%) DSL
4 6 (26.09%) BIG-IP
5 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 3 (13.04%) FTP
7 2 (8.70%) HTTP
7 2 (8.70%) SNMP
7 2 (8.70%) VPN
7 2 (8.70%) VoIP
7 2 (8.70%) LDAP
7 2 (8.70%) ATM
7 2 (8.70%) SSL
7 2 (8.70%) DHCP
7 2 (8.70%) OSPF
7 2 (8.70%) BGP
7 2 (8.70%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Support
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Thin Client
1 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
1 6 (26.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
1 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX
5 2 (8.70%) Solaris
6 1 (4.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Problem Management
2 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
3 11 (47.83%) ITIL
4 9 (39.13%) Business Continuity
5 8 (34.78%) Performance Management
6 7 (30.43%) Data Protection
6 7 (30.43%) Asset Management
6 7 (30.43%) BCP
6 7 (30.43%) ITSM
6 7 (30.43%) Project Management
6 7 (30.43%) Service Management
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (30.43%) Capacity Management
6 7 (30.43%) Business Continuity Planning
7 6 (26.09%) Facility Management
8 5 (21.74%) Change Management
8 5 (21.74%) Validation
8 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
8 5 (21.74%) Data Validation
9 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
1 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CCNP
1 2 (8.70%) CCNA
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Xen
2 6 (26.09%) NLBS
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas File System
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) Samba
3 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) WSUS
2 5 (21.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) Citrix
4 7 (30.43%) IBM
4 7 (30.43%) CheckPoint
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle
5 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 5 (21.74%) Lotus
7 3 (13.04%) NetApp
8 2 (8.70%) Veritas
8 2 (8.70%) Sun
9 1 (4.35%) HP
9 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.35%) Wyse