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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Disaster Recovery
Rank 125 124 119
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 85 75 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.69% 1.70% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.14% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 83 63 67
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
4110 3510 3576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.86% 79.57% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3551 2845 3096
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 44 £37,500 -25.37% 5
Warwickshire -2 12 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire +13 11 £42,500 -12.82%
Coventry -9 6 £38,500 +18.46% 1
West Bromwich - 4 £58,500 -
Solihull -4 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Herefordshire -6 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Dudley - 1 £30,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £29,000 -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 95 (48.47%) Windows
2 90 (45.92%) VMware
3 82 (41.84%) Microsoft
4 62 (31.63%) ITIL
5 60 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 59 (30.10%) SQL
6 59 (30.10%) Active Directory
7 53 (27.04%) MS Exchange
8 45 (22.96%) Business Continuity
9 44 (22.45%) Finance
10 43 (21.94%) Citrix
11 42 (21.43%) MS Excel
12 39 (19.90%) SQL Server
12 39 (19.90%) UNIX
13 38 (19.39%) SLA
13 38 (19.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 37 (18.88%) Cisco
15 34 (17.35%) SAN
16 32 (16.33%) WAN
16 32 (16.33%) Degree
17 30 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2007
17 30 (15.31%) Linux
17 30 (15.31%) Firewall
18 29 (14.80%) XenApp
19 28 (14.29%) Service Delivery
20 26 (13.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 26 (13.27%) EMC
20 26 (13.27%) Hyper-V
21 25 (12.76%) Exchange Server 2010
22 24 (12.24%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 53 (27.04%) MS Exchange
2 30 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 25 (12.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2000
4 18 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (8.67%) SharePoint
6 14 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (6.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.04%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.04%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.53%) OpenEdge
9 3 (1.53%) IIS
10 2 (1.02%) Apache
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.04%) MS Project
4 3 (1.53%) MS Office
5 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.35%) SAN
2 32 (16.33%) WAN
3 30 (15.31%) Firewall
4 24 (12.24%) LAN
5 19 (9.69%) Network Security
6 14 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 13 (6.63%) NAS
8 9 (4.59%) VPN
8 9 (4.59%) DNS
8 9 (4.59%) VoIP
9 8 (4.08%) IP Telephony
10 6 (3.06%) Internet
10 6 (3.06%) DHCP
11 5 (2.55%) MPLS
12 4 (2.04%) BGP
12 4 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (2.04%) Multicast
13 3 (1.53%) LDAP
13 3 (1.53%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.90%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (5.10%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.04%) KDB
6 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.53%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.02%) MS Access
8 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (4.08%) Toad
General
1 44 (22.45%) Finance
2 10 (5.10%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.57%) Banking
4 4 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.53%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.53%) Automotive
6 2 (1.02%) Front Office
6 2 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (22.96%) Analyst
2 22 (11.22%) Architect
3 17 (8.67%) Support Engineer
4 16 (8.16%) Applications Support
5 15 (7.65%) DBA
6 14 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 13 (6.63%) Service Manager
8 11 (5.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 11 (5.61%) Customer Services Manager
9 10 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (5.10%) Oracle DBA
10 9 (4.59%) Infrastructure Manager
10 9 (4.59%) Operations Analyst
10 9 (4.59%) Wintel Architect
11 8 (4.08%) Wintel Consultant
11 8 (4.08%) Senior Support Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) Storage Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) Technical Architect
11 8 (4.08%) Consultant
12 7 (3.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.08%) .NET
2 5 (2.55%) JMS
3 4 (2.04%) Middleware
3 4 (2.04%) XML
4 3 (1.53%) Ajax
4 3 (1.53%) CSS
5 1 (0.51%) Web Services
5 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.51%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.20%) Clustering
2 13 (6.63%) Blackberry
3 12 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.08%) VAX
5 6 (3.06%) Replication
5 6 (3.06%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.55%) Handset
6 5 (2.55%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.55%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.04%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.53%) Statistics
8 3 (1.53%) CLARiiON
9 2 (1.02%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.02%) Equities
9 2 (1.02%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.02%) Derivative
9 2 (1.02%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 95 (48.47%) Windows
2 39 (19.90%) UNIX
3 38 (19.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (15.31%) Linux
5 16 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.59%) VMS
8 7 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.55%) CentOS
10 3 (1.53%) AIX
10 3 (1.53%) Solaris
11 2 (1.02%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (31.63%) ITIL
2 45 (22.96%) Business Continuity
3 28 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 23 (11.73%) Information Security
5 18 (9.18%) Security Management
5 18 (9.18%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (8.67%) Project Management
7 15 (7.65%) Data Protection
8 14 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
8 14 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 13 (6.63%) BCP
9 13 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (5.61%) Coaching
11 10 (5.10%) Change Control
11 10 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (5.10%) Change Management
12 9 (4.59%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (4.59%) Capacity Management
13 8 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (4.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (30.10%) SQL
2 20 (10.20%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.08%) PL/SQL
4 6 (3.06%) Java
5 5 (2.55%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.04%) Perl
6 4 (2.04%) VBScript
6 4 (2.04%) VB
7 3 (1.53%) C#
7 3 (1.53%) Korn
8 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.02%) VBA
9 1 (0.51%) C
9 1 (0.51%) C++
9 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (16.33%) Degree
2 26 (13.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (9.69%) MCP
3 19 (9.69%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (6.12%) SC Cleared
5 12 (6.12%) Security Cleared
6 11 (5.61%) MCSE
7 10 (5.10%) CCNP
8 9 (4.59%) CCNA
9 8 (4.08%) MCSA
9 8 (4.08%) MCITP
10 7 (3.57%) CISSP
11 6 (3.06%) CISM
12 5 (2.55%) CISA
13 4 (2.04%) CCIE
13 4 (2.04%) CCIP
14 3 (1.53%) CCA
14 3 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (1.53%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (19.39%) SLA
2 21 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.59%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 60 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (30.10%) Active Directory
3 29 (14.80%) XenApp
4 26 (13.27%) Hyper-V
5 19 (9.69%) VMware ESX
6 16 (8.16%) vSphere
7 12 (6.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (5.10%) Terminal Services
9 6 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.04%) RHEV
10 4 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.51%) SRDF
11 1 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 10 (5.10%) Control-M
2 9 (4.59%) Nagios
2 9 (4.59%) NetBackup
2 9 (4.59%) Netcool
2 9 (4.59%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (3.06%) ARCserve
3 6 (3.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.55%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.02%) SCCM
6 1 (0.51%) SCOM
6 1 (0.51%) Puppet
6 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.51%) WSUS
6 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.51%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 90 (45.92%) VMware
2 82 (41.84%) Microsoft
3 43 (21.94%) Citrix
4 37 (18.88%) Cisco
5 26 (13.27%) EMC
6 17 (8.67%) Oracle
7 13 (6.63%) Dell
8 12 (6.12%) Symantec
9 9 (4.59%) HP
10 8 (4.08%) Sun
10 8 (4.08%) NetApp
11 7 (3.57%) IBM
12 6 (3.06%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.55%) Juniper
13 5 (2.55%) SonicWALL
13 5 (2.55%) Kaseya
14 4 (2.04%) Hitachi
15 3 (1.53%) BMC
15 3 (1.53%) CheckPoint
16 2 (1.02%) Brocade
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Car, OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 15 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago