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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 113 124 130
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 110 85 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.02% 1.71% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 2.20% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 100 69 65
Average salary £37,500 £41,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% +19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +5.59%
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
4511 3868 3606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.83% 77.97% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3947 3222 3147
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +27 66 £36,000 -28.00% 4
Warwickshire -3 13 £35,500 -11.25%
Staffordshire +9 10 £38,750 -13.88% 3
Coventry -15 8 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Halesowen - 4 £29,000 -
Dudley - 2 £30,000 -
Herefordshire -5 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 106 (53.00%) Windows
2 96 (48.00%) VMware
3 83 (41.50%) Microsoft
4 67 (33.50%) ITIL
5 65 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 61 (30.50%) Active Directory
7 56 (28.00%) SQL
8 49 (24.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 48 (24.00%) Business Continuity
10 47 (23.50%) Citrix
10 47 (23.50%) MS Exchange
11 44 (22.00%) Finance
12 39 (19.50%) MS Excel
13 38 (19.00%) SQL Server
13 38 (19.00%) UNIX
14 37 (18.50%) Cisco
15 35 (17.50%) SAN
15 35 (17.50%) SLA
16 34 (17.00%) XenApp
16 34 (17.00%) Linux
17 30 (15.00%) EMC
17 30 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 29 (14.50%) Firewall
18 29 (14.50%) Exchange Server 2007
19 28 (14.00%) Degree
20 27 (13.50%) Hyper-V
21 26 (13.00%) WAN
22 25 (12.50%) LAN
22 25 (12.50%) Service Delivery
23 24 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 47 (23.50%) MS Exchange
2 29 (14.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (8.50%) SharePoint
5 17 (8.50%) Exchange Server 2000
6 14 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (6.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (4.00%) Tomcat
9 6 (3.00%) Apache
9 6 (3.00%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.50%) IIS
11 4 (2.00%) WebLogic
12 2 (1.00%) OpenEdge
13 1 (0.50%) CMS
13 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 39 (19.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.00%) MS Project
3 4 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.00%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.50%) SAN
2 29 (14.50%) Firewall
3 26 (13.00%) WAN
4 25 (12.50%) LAN
5 22 (11.00%) TCP/IP
6 20 (10.00%) Network Security
7 18 (9.00%) NAS
8 11 (5.50%) VPN
9 10 (5.00%) DNS
10 9 (4.50%) IP Telephony
10 9 (4.50%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (3.50%) NetScaler
11 7 (3.50%) LDAP
11 7 (3.50%) Internet
11 7 (3.50%) iSCSI
12 6 (3.00%) DHCP
13 5 (2.50%) VoIP
13 5 (2.50%) Multicast
14 3 (1.50%) Intranet
14 3 (1.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.00%) KDB
6 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.00%) MySQL
7 2 (1.00%) MS Access
7 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (3.50%) Toad
General
1 44 (22.00%) Finance
2 9 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.50%) Banking
4 4 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.50%) Automotive
5 3 (1.50%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.00%) Front Office
7 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (22.00%) Analyst
2 22 (11.00%) Support Engineer
3 21 (10.50%) Architect
4 15 (7.50%) Applications Support
5 14 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (7.00%) Service Manager
5 14 (7.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 13 (6.50%) Support Analyst
6 13 (6.50%) IT Support
7 12 (6.00%) DBA
7 12 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (5.50%) Customer Services Manager
9 10 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (4.00%) Technical Support
10 8 (4.00%) Security Analyst
10 8 (4.00%) Consultant
10 8 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (4.00%) Wintel Consultant
10 8 (4.00%) Wintel Architect
11 7 (3.50%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.50%) .NET
2 6 (3.00%) HTML
3 5 (2.50%) Ajax
3 5 (2.50%) JMS
3 5 (2.50%) CSS
4 4 (2.00%) Web Services
4 4 (2.00%) XML
4 4 (2.00%) Middleware
5 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.00%) XSL
5 2 (1.00%) XSLT
6 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.50%) Clustering
2 12 (6.00%) Blackberry
3 10 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.50%) Handset
4 7 (3.50%) VAX
5 5 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.00%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.00%) Statistics
6 4 (2.00%) Replication
7 3 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.00%) Derivative
8 2 (1.00%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.00%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.00%) Equities
8 2 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 106 (53.00%) Windows
2 49 (24.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (19.00%) UNIX
4 34 (17.00%) Linux
5 24 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.50%) VMS
8 6 (3.00%) AIX
8 6 (3.00%) Solaris
9 5 (2.50%) CentOS
10 4 (2.00%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.00%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.50%) SUSE
12 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (33.50%) ITIL
2 48 (24.00%) Business Continuity
3 25 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 22 (11.00%) Security Management
5 16 (8.00%) Information Security
5 16 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 14 (7.00%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (7.00%) Data Protection
7 13 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (6.50%) BCP
8 12 (6.00%) Change Management
9 11 (5.50%) Project Management
9 11 (5.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (5.50%) Coaching
10 10 (5.00%) Change Control
10 10 (5.00%) Web Development
10 10 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 10 (5.00%) Incident Management
11 9 (4.50%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (28.00%) SQL
2 23 (11.50%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 8 (4.00%) Perl
3 8 (4.00%) Java
4 7 (3.50%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.50%) VBScript
5 5 (2.50%) Korn
6 4 (2.00%) C#
7 3 (1.50%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.50%) VB
8 2 (1.00%) VBA
8 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.50%) PHP
9 1 (0.50%) C
9 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 28 (14.00%) Degree
3 21 (10.50%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (9.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (9.00%) MCP
6 16 (8.00%) CCNA
7 14 (7.00%) MCSE
8 12 (6.00%) Security Cleared
9 10 (5.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (4.00%) CCA
10 8 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (3.50%) MCSA
11 7 (3.50%) MCITP
12 6 (3.00%) NCDA
12 6 (3.00%) CCNP
12 6 (3.00%) CISSP
13 5 (2.50%) CISA
13 5 (2.50%) CISM
13 5 (2.50%) CCIP
13 5 (2.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (17.50%) SLA
2 16 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (5.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.50%) COBIT
5 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 65 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (30.50%) Active Directory
3 34 (17.00%) XenApp
4 27 (13.50%) Hyper-V
5 24 (12.00%) VMware ESX
6 22 (11.00%) vSphere
7 12 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (4.50%) Terminal Services
10 7 (3.50%) XenDesktop
11 4 (2.00%) RHEV
12 3 (1.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.50%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.50%) SRDF
13 1 (0.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 10 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 8 (4.00%) Netcool
2 8 (4.00%) Nagios
2 8 (4.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (3.50%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.00%) Control-M
5 5 (2.50%) ARCserve
5 5 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.00%) SCCM
7 3 (1.50%) SCOM
7 3 (1.50%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (0.50%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.50%) WSUS
8 1 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 96 (48.00%) VMware
2 83 (41.50%) Microsoft
3 47 (23.50%) Citrix
4 37 (18.50%) Cisco
5 30 (15.00%) EMC
6 15 (7.50%) Oracle
7 14 (7.00%) HP
8 13 (6.50%) Dell
8 13 (6.50%) NetApp
9 12 (6.00%) IBM
10 11 (5.50%) Sun
11 8 (4.00%) Symantec
12 7 (3.50%) Siemens
12 7 (3.50%) Mitel
13 6 (3.00%) Red Hat
14 5 (2.50%) SonicWALL
14 5 (2.50%) Kaseya
14 5 (2.50%) Juniper
15 4 (2.00%) Hitachi
16 2 (1.00%) CA
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 per annum dependin
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bilston, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £37500 per annum + Bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Salary: Pension, healthcare, child care vouchers
Posted: 23 days ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 45000 Per Annum
Posted: 25 days ago