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 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 138 132 137
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 80 82 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.43% 1.52% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.89% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 72 69 68
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £28,700 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
4733 4342 4305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.47% 80.45% 79.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3874 3606 3659
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £60,000 £67,500
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 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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -3 38 £40,000 -1.23% 4
Warwickshire +3 14 £38,500 +2.66%
Solihull +10 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Staffordshire +2 4 £41,500 +5.06%
Coventry -22 4 £34,500 -10.38% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £48,750 -
Wolverhampton -9 1 £50,000 +50.37%
Shropshire - 1 £31,500 - 1
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 56 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 49 (36.57%) Windows
3 42 (31.34%) VMware
4 37 (27.61%) Finance
5 35 (26.12%) SQL
6 33 (24.63%) MS Excel
6 33 (24.63%) Active Directory
7 30 (22.39%) WAN
8 27 (20.15%) MS Exchange
9 26 (19.40%) LAN
10 25 (18.66%) Project Management
11 24 (17.91%) SQL Server
12 23 (17.16%) ITIL
12 23 (17.16%) Cisco
13 22 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (14.93%) Firewall
15 19 (14.18%) UNIX
15 19 (14.18%) Hyper-V
15 19 (14.18%) Problem Management
16 18 (13.43%) Linux
16 18 (13.43%) Business Continuity
17 17 (12.69%) Management Information System
17 17 (12.69%) SAN
18 16 (11.94%) Symantec
18 16 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
19 15 (11.19%) Data Centre
19 15 (11.19%) Service Delivery
19 15 (11.19%) DNS
20 14 (10.45%) Oracle
20 14 (10.45%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (20.15%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (6.72%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.99%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.24%) Apache
5 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.75%) Exstream Dialogue
7 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (24.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.49%) Agresso
5 1 (0.75%) Exstream
5 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.39%) WAN
2 26 (19.40%) LAN
3 20 (14.93%) Firewall
4 17 (12.69%) SAN
5 15 (11.19%) DNS
6 12 (8.96%) VPN
7 11 (8.21%) DHCP
8 9 (6.72%) TCP/IP
9 7 (5.22%) VoIP
10 5 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.99%) DMZ
11 4 (2.99%) OSPF
12 3 (2.24%) VLAN
12 3 (2.24%) Junos
12 3 (2.24%) PABX
12 3 (2.24%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.24%) Internet
12 3 (2.24%) MPLS
13 2 (1.49%) Network Security
14 1 (0.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.72%) RDBMS
3 9 (6.72%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.22%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.48%) MySQL
5 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (2.24%) ProClarity
8 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Subversion
1 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (27.61%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.48%) Retail
4 4 (2.99%) Military
4 4 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Front Office
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (14.93%) Analyst
1 20 (14.93%) DBA
2 16 (11.94%) Administrator
3 13 (9.70%) SQL DBA
4 12 (8.96%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (8.96%) Architect
5 10 (7.46%) IT Manager
5 10 (7.46%) Technical Architect
6 9 (6.72%) Network Analyst
6 9 (6.72%) Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (6.72%) Senior Network Analyst
7 8 (5.97%) IT Architect
7 8 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.97%) Senior Manager
8 7 (5.22%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (4.48%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.48%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.48%) Senior IT Manager
9 6 (4.48%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.22%) .NET
2 5 (3.73%) Middleware
3 3 (2.24%) XML
3 3 (2.24%) XSLT
4 2 (1.49%) HTML
4 2 (1.49%) Web Services
5 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.75%) CSS
5 1 (0.75%) EDI
5 1 (0.75%) JMS
5 1 (0.75%) LAMP
5 1 (0.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.19%) Data Centre
3 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (8.21%) Blackberry
5 8 (5.97%) EqualLogic
5 8 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (5.22%) Clustering
7 6 (4.48%) Statistics
7 6 (4.48%) Data Structures
8 5 (3.73%) Replication
9 4 (2.99%) Client/Server
10 3 (2.24%) FMCG
11 2 (1.49%) BYOD
11 2 (1.49%) SecurID
12 1 (0.75%) PMI
12 1 (0.75%) AS400
12 1 (0.75%) iSeries
12 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.57%) Windows
2 19 (14.18%) UNIX
3 18 (13.43%) Linux
4 16 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.97%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.22%) Apple iOS
7 7 (5.22%) Android
7 7 (5.22%) Solaris
8 5 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.99%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (2.99%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.49%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.49%) BlackBerry OS
10 2 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.66%) Project Management
2 23 (17.16%) ITIL
3 19 (14.18%) Problem Management
4 18 (13.43%) Business Continuity
5 15 (11.19%) Service Delivery
6 14 (10.45%) Information Security
6 14 (10.45%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (9.70%) Change Management
8 10 (7.46%) Load Balancing
9 8 (5.97%) Coaching
9 8 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (5.97%) Migration
10 7 (5.22%) Change Control
11 6 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (4.48%) Time Management
11 6 (4.48%) Configuration Management
11 6 (4.48%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.48%) Service Management
12 5 (3.73%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.73%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.12%) SQL
2 10 (7.46%) Shell Script
3 5 (3.73%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.99%) VB
4 4 (2.99%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.24%) Python
5 3 (2.24%) VBScript
6 2 (1.49%) C#
6 2 (1.49%) Perl
6 2 (1.49%) VBA
7 1 (0.75%) C
7 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (10.45%) Degree
2 11 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.46%) MCSE
4 9 (6.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.48%) MCP
5 6 (4.48%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.73%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.73%) MCITP
6 5 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.73%) MCSA
7 4 (2.99%) CCNA
8 3 (2.24%) CCNP
9 2 (1.49%) RHCE
9 2 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.49%) CISA
9 2 (1.49%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.75%) CRISC
10 1 (0.75%) CISM
10 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) SLA
1 5 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (24.63%) Active Directory
2 22 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (14.18%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.22%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.24%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.49%) vSphere
8 1 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.75%) XenApp
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (9.70%) NetBackup
2 8 (5.97%) Backup Exec
3 6 (4.48%) Data Guard
4 4 (2.99%) ARCserve
4 4 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.99%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (2.99%) Netcool
5 2 (1.49%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (1.49%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (1.49%) Nagios
5 2 (1.49%) Puppet
5 2 (1.49%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (1.49%) Ansible
6 1 (0.75%) Control-M
6 1 (0.75%) WMI
6 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 42 (31.34%) VMware
3 23 (17.16%) Cisco
4 16 (11.94%) Symantec
5 14 (10.45%) Oracle
6 10 (7.46%) Dell
7 9 (6.72%) Citrix
8 7 (5.22%) SAP
8 7 (5.22%) MobileIron
9 6 (4.48%) Remedy
9 6 (4.48%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.73%) HP
10 5 (3.73%) F5
11 4 (2.99%) BMC
12 3 (2.24%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.24%) IBM
12 3 (2.24%) Brocade
12 3 (2.24%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.49%) Nimsoft
13 2 (1.49%) ServiceNow
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