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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 140 133 129
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 72 78 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.34% 1.41% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.83% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 62 70 68
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +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
4123 4262 3643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.74% 77.21% 74.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3411 3612 3083
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 -19 32 £42,500 -9.57% 7
Coventry +14 16 £38,500 -34.46%
Warwickshire +18 6 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Staffordshire -11 6 £39,750 -11.66%
Wolverhampton - 4 £33,250 -
Worcestershire -1 2 £39,000 +25.80%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £29,750 -
Dudley - 2 £30,000 - 1
Solihull -9 1 £42,500 +16.43%
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 86 (48.31%) Windows
2 70 (39.33%) VMware
3 67 (37.64%) Microsoft
4 56 (31.46%) ITIL
5 52 (29.21%) Firewall
6 45 (25.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (24.16%) Finance
7 43 (24.16%) SQL Server
7 43 (24.16%) SQL
7 43 (24.16%) Active Directory
7 43 (24.16%) SAN
8 42 (23.60%) Business Continuity
9 38 (21.35%) MS Exchange
9 38 (21.35%) Cisco
10 36 (20.22%) Citrix
11 35 (19.66%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (16.29%) TCP/IP
13 28 (15.73%) Cisco Certification
14 26 (14.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 26 (14.61%) CCNA
15 25 (14.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 24 (13.48%) VMware ESX
16 24 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 24 (13.48%) MCSE
17 23 (12.92%) Linux
17 23 (12.92%) NetApp
18 22 (12.36%) DNS
18 22 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
18 22 (12.36%) NAS
19 21 (11.80%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 38 (21.35%) MS Exchange
2 21 (11.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2000
6 9 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (5.06%) IIS
7 7 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.37%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.25%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.25%) Apache
9 4 (2.25%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.12%) CMS
10 2 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.12%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.49%) Office 365
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (29.21%) Firewall
2 43 (24.16%) SAN
3 29 (16.29%) TCP/IP
4 22 (12.36%) DNS
4 22 (12.36%) NAS
5 20 (11.24%) VPN
6 18 (10.11%) WAN
7 17 (9.55%) LAN
8 15 (8.43%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (6.74%) NetScaler
10 11 (6.18%) DHCP
10 11 (6.18%) VoIP
10 11 (6.18%) Internet
11 9 (5.06%) iSCSI
11 9 (5.06%) IP Telephony
12 7 (3.93%) Multicast
13 4 (2.25%) LDAP
14 3 (1.69%) Ethernet
14 3 (1.69%) MPLS
14 3 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (24.16%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (7.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (7.30%) DTS
5 12 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (5.62%) OLAP
7 7 (3.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.93%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.69%) MySQL
11 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.56%) KDB
11 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 43 (24.16%) Finance
2 11 (6.18%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.37%) Legal
4 5 (2.81%) Retail
5 4 (2.25%) Banking
5 4 (2.25%) Marketing
5 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.25%) Back Office
6 3 (1.69%) Automotive
7 2 (1.12%) Law
7 2 (1.12%) Advertising
7 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (13.48%) Analyst
1 24 (13.48%) DBA
2 21 (11.80%) SQL DBA
3 20 (11.24%) Administrator
4 17 (9.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (7.87%) Support Engineer
6 13 (7.30%) SQL Server DBA
6 13 (7.30%) Team Leader
7 11 (6.18%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (6.18%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (6.18%) IT Manager
7 11 (6.18%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (6.18%) IT Support
8 9 (5.06%) Senior IT Support
8 9 (5.06%) Network Engineer
8 9 (5.06%) Support Analyst
8 9 (5.06%) Senior Support Engineer
9 7 (3.93%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 6 (3.37%) Storage Engineer
10 6 (3.37%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.37%) .NET
1 6 (3.37%) Web Services
2 5 (2.81%) HTML
3 3 (1.69%) XML
4 2 (1.12%) XSL
4 2 (1.12%) XSLT
4 2 (1.12%) CSS
4 2 (1.12%) Ajax
5 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (0.56%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.18%) Management Information System
1 11 (6.18%) Clustering
2 8 (4.49%) Blackberry
2 8 (4.49%) Replication
3 7 (3.93%) Data Extraction
4 5 (2.81%) CLARiiON
5 4 (2.25%) Handset
5 4 (2.25%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.69%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.69%) Statistics
7 2 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.56%) iSeries
8 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.56%) PKI
8 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.56%) NHS
8 1 (0.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 86 (48.31%) Windows
2 45 (25.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (12.92%) Linux
5 17 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (7.30%) SUSE
6 13 (7.30%) UNIX
7 6 (3.37%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.81%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.69%) AIX
9 3 (1.69%) Solaris
10 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (31.46%) ITIL
2 42 (23.60%) Business Continuity
3 22 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (10.67%) Change Management
5 15 (8.43%) Database Security
6 14 (7.87%) Project Management
7 13 (7.30%) Change Control
8 12 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (6.74%) Risk Management
9 11 (6.18%) Data Protection
10 10 (5.62%) Data Architecture
10 10 (5.62%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (5.62%) Time Management
10 10 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.62%) ETL
11 9 (5.06%) ERP
12 8 (4.49%) BCP
12 8 (4.49%) Security Management
12 8 (4.49%) Information Security
12 8 (4.49%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (24.16%) SQL
2 15 (8.43%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.93%) Perl
4 6 (3.37%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.81%) VBScript
6 4 (2.25%) VB
6 4 (2.25%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.69%) C#
8 2 (1.12%) Java
8 2 (1.12%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.12%) Korn
9 1 (0.56%) C
9 1 (0.56%) Ruby
9 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.56%) PHP
9 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (15.73%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (14.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (14.61%) CCNA
3 25 (14.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (13.48%) MCSE
5 16 (8.99%) Degree
6 12 (6.74%) MCP
7 10 (5.62%) MCSA
7 10 (5.62%) Security Cleared
8 9 (5.06%) CCA
8 9 (5.06%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (5.06%) CCNP
8 9 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (4.49%) SC Cleared
10 6 (3.37%) NCDA
11 4 (2.25%) CCIP
11 4 (2.25%) CCIE
12 3 (1.69%) MCITP
13 1 (0.56%) EMC Certification
13 1 (0.56%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (2.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) BS7799
2 1 (0.56%) COBIT
2 1 (0.56%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (24.16%) Active Directory
2 35 (19.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (13.48%) VMware ESX
4 20 (11.24%) XenApp
5 17 (9.55%) Hyper-V
5 17 (9.55%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (6.74%) XenDesktop
6 12 (6.74%) vSphere
7 8 (4.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.25%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (8.99%) Backup Exec
2 11 (6.18%) NetBackup
3 8 (4.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (3.93%) SCOM
5 6 (3.37%) SCCM
6 5 (2.81%) ARCserve
7 4 (2.25%) Control-M
7 4 (2.25%) Zenoss
8 3 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.69%) XenMobile
8 3 (1.69%) CA SiteMinder
8 3 (1.69%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.56%) Netcool
9 1 (0.56%) Nagios
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.56%) Puppet
9 1 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 70 (39.33%) VMware
2 67 (37.64%) Microsoft
3 38 (21.35%) Cisco
4 36 (20.22%) Citrix
5 23 (12.92%) NetApp
6 20 (11.24%) HP
6 20 (11.24%) EMC
7 17 (9.55%) IBM
8 14 (7.87%) Symantec
9 9 (5.06%) Mitel
9 9 (5.06%) Dell
9 9 (5.06%) Siemens
10 6 (3.37%) WatchGuard
11 5 (2.81%) Acronis
12 3 (1.69%) Nimsoft
12 3 (1.69%) Spiceworks
12 3 (1.69%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.69%) Remedy
12 3 (1.69%) Finjan
12 3 (1.69%) Kaspersky
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Sourceright
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasywebRecruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Baskerville House, Birmingham
Legal Ombudsman
Salary: £ 46,3000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £100k plus car allowance
Posted: 9 days ago