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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 150 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 60 68 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 1.62% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 2.03% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 54
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Disaster Recovery
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4129 3356 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.39% 80.15% 75.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3453 2671 3026
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Disaster Recovery Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -20 29 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Staffordshire +1 8 £72,500 +48.71% 1
Warwickshire -11 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Coventry -18 5 £38,500 +18.46% 1
West Bromwich - 5 £58,500 -
Solihull -4 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 79 (42.70%) Windows
2 78 (42.16%) VMware
3 73 (39.46%) Microsoft
4 59 (31.89%) SQL
5 58 (31.35%) ITIL
6 51 (27.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 47 (25.41%) Active Directory
7 47 (25.41%) Business Continuity
8 43 (23.24%) MS Exchange
9 41 (22.16%) Finance
10 40 (21.62%) Citrix
11 38 (20.54%) MS Excel
11 38 (20.54%) SLA
12 37 (20.00%) UNIX
13 35 (18.92%) SQL Server
13 35 (18.92%) Cisco
14 33 (17.84%) WAN
15 31 (16.76%) SAN
15 31 (16.76%) Service Delivery
15 31 (16.76%) Windows Server 2008
15 31 (16.76%) Degree
16 30 (16.22%) Firewall
16 30 (16.22%) Linux
17 26 (14.05%) EMC
18 23 (12.43%) XenApp
19 22 (11.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 22 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2007
19 22 (11.89%) Information Security
20 21 (11.35%) Network Security
21 20 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 43 (23.24%) MS Exchange
2 22 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (8.11%) SharePoint
5 13 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2000
5 13 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.70%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.16%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.62%) OpenEdge
10 3 (1.62%) IIS
10 3 (1.62%) Apache
11 1 (0.54%) GlassFish
Applications
1 38 (20.54%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.16%) MS Project
4 3 (1.62%) MS Office
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.84%) WAN
2 31 (16.76%) SAN
3 30 (16.22%) Firewall
4 21 (11.35%) Network Security
5 20 (10.81%) LAN
6 13 (7.03%) NAS
7 10 (5.41%) VoIP
8 7 (3.78%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.24%) MPLS
9 6 (3.24%) IP Telephony
10 4 (2.16%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (2.16%) BGP
10 4 (2.16%) Internet
10 4 (2.16%) DNS
11 3 (1.62%) VPN
11 3 (1.62%) DHCP
11 3 (1.62%) LDAP
11 3 (1.62%) Intranet
11 3 (1.62%) OSPF
11 3 (1.62%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.62%) KDB
6 3 (1.62%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.08%) MS Access
8 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (4.86%) Toad
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (22.16%) Finance
2 9 (4.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.24%) Banking
4 4 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.62%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.62%) Automotive
6 2 (1.08%) Front Office
6 2 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (23.78%) Analyst
2 21 (11.35%) Architect
3 17 (9.19%) DBA
4 15 (8.11%) Service Manager
5 14 (7.57%) Support Engineer
5 14 (7.57%) Applications Support
6 12 (6.49%) Support Analyst
7 11 (5.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 11 (5.95%) Customer Services Manager
8 10 (5.41%) Storage Engineer
8 10 (5.41%) Oracle DBA
8 10 (5.41%) Operations Analyst
9 8 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.32%) Wintel Architect
10 7 (3.78%) Senior Support Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Information Security Analyst
10 7 (3.78%) Security Analyst
10 7 (3.78%) Information Analyst
10 7 (3.78%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (3.78%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.78%) .NET
2 4 (2.16%) XML
2 4 (2.16%) JMS
2 4 (2.16%) Middleware
3 3 (1.62%) Ajax
3 3 (1.62%) CSS
4 1 (0.54%) Web Services
4 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.27%) Clustering
2 12 (6.49%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.86%) Blackberry
4 8 (4.32%) VAX
5 7 (3.78%) Replication
6 6 (3.24%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.70%) Handset
7 5 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.16%) CLARiiON
8 4 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.62%) Statistics
9 3 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.08%) Derivative
10 2 (1.08%) Equities
10 2 (1.08%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.08%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 79 (42.70%) Windows
2 37 (20.00%) UNIX
3 31 (16.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (16.22%) Linux
5 16 (8.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.41%) VMS
8 8 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.24%) CentOS
10 3 (1.62%) AIX
10 3 (1.62%) Solaris
11 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.35%) ITIL
2 47 (25.41%) Business Continuity
3 31 (16.76%) Service Delivery
4 22 (11.89%) Information Security
5 18 (9.73%) Security Management
5 18 (9.73%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (9.19%) Project Management
7 16 (8.65%) Data Protection
8 14 (7.57%) PRINCE2
9 13 (7.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (7.03%) Business Continuity Planning
10 12 (6.49%) Configuration Management
10 12 (6.49%) Change Management
11 11 (5.95%) BCP
11 11 (5.95%) Coaching
12 10 (5.41%) Capacity Management
12 10 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (4.86%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (4.86%) Network Monitoring
13 9 (4.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (31.89%) SQL
2 16 (8.65%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.86%) PL/SQL
4 7 (3.78%) Java
5 5 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.16%) Perl
7 3 (1.62%) Korn
7 3 (1.62%) VBScript
7 3 (1.62%) VB
8 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.08%) C#
8 2 (1.08%) VBA
9 1 (0.54%) C++
9 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.54%) PHP
9 1 (0.54%) C
9 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (16.76%) Degree
2 17 (9.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (7.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (7.03%) MCP
5 10 (5.41%) CCNP
5 10 (5.41%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.41%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.78%) CISSP
7 6 (3.24%) CCNA
7 6 (3.24%) MCSE
7 6 (3.24%) CISM
8 5 (2.70%) MCITP
8 5 (2.70%) MCSA
8 5 (2.70%) CISA
9 3 (1.62%) MCTS
9 3 (1.62%) VCP4
10 2 (1.08%) CCA
10 2 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (20.54%) SLA
2 22 (11.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.86%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.16%) COBIT
5 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (27.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (25.41%) Active Directory
3 23 (12.43%) XenApp
4 18 (9.73%) Hyper-V
5 17 (9.19%) vSphere
6 14 (7.57%) VMware ESX
7 9 (4.86%) Terminal Services
8 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.16%) RHEV
11 3 (1.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.54%) SRDF
12 1 (0.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (5.41%) Control-M
2 9 (4.86%) Nagios
2 9 (4.86%) NetBackup
3 8 (4.32%) Netcool
3 8 (4.32%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (2.70%) ARCserve
4 5 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.16%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.62%) SCCM
7 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.54%) SCOM
8 1 (0.54%) Opsview
8 1 (0.54%) WSUS
8 1 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.54%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 78 (42.16%) VMware
2 73 (39.46%) Microsoft
3 40 (21.62%) Citrix
4 35 (18.92%) Cisco
5 26 (14.05%) EMC
6 17 (9.19%) Oracle
7 12 (6.49%) Symantec
8 10 (5.41%) Dell
9 8 (4.32%) Sun
10 7 (3.78%) HP
10 7 (3.78%) NetApp
10 7 (3.78%) Red Hat
11 6 (3.24%) IBM
12 5 (2.70%) Juniper
13 4 (2.16%) Hitachi
14 3 (1.62%) BMC
14 3 (1.62%) Brocade
14 3 (1.62%) Fortinet
14 3 (1.62%) SonicWALL
14 3 (1.62%) Kaseya
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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