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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 103 134 138
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 125 82 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.21% 1.55% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 1.98% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 108 70 55
Average salary £36,750 £40,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,350 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-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
4641 4138 3485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.94% 78.12% 75.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4076 3525 3016
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +37 79 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Warwickshire +5 18 £35,750 -10.62%
Staffordshire +2 7 £25,000 -44.44% 3
Coventry -12 7 £38,500 -18.94% 2
Halesowen 0 4 £29,000 -17.14%
Dudley - 3 £30,000 -
Herefordshire -4 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 98 (50.26%) Windows
2 89 (45.64%) VMware
3 76 (38.97%) Microsoft
4 65 (33.33%) ITIL
5 62 (31.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 54 (27.69%) SQL
6 54 (27.69%) Active Directory
7 47 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (23.59%) Business Continuity
9 45 (23.08%) Finance
9 45 (23.08%) Citrix
10 39 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 39 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 35 (17.95%) UNIX
11 35 (17.95%) XenApp
12 34 (17.44%) SQL Server
13 33 (16.92%) EMC
13 33 (16.92%) SAN
14 32 (16.41%) Cisco
15 30 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 28 (14.36%) Linux
17 27 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2007
18 25 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
18 25 (12.82%) Degree
18 25 (12.82%) Firewall
19 24 (12.31%) VMware ESX
19 24 (12.31%) LAN
19 24 (12.31%) WAN
19 24 (12.31%) SLA
19 24 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 39 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 27 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (8.21%) SharePoint
5 15 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
6 13 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (3.08%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.56%) IIS
10 4 (2.05%) Apache
10 4 (2.05%) Tomcat
10 4 (2.05%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.51%) CMS
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.05%) MS Project
4 3 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.08%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.92%) SAN
2 25 (12.82%) Firewall
3 24 (12.31%) LAN
3 24 (12.31%) WAN
4 22 (11.28%) TCP/IP
5 18 (9.23%) Network Security
5 18 (9.23%) NAS
6 11 (5.64%) VPN
6 11 (5.64%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (5.13%) DNS
8 9 (4.62%) iSCSI
8 9 (4.62%) IP Telephony
8 9 (4.62%) NetScaler
9 8 (4.10%) Internet
10 7 (3.59%) LDAP
11 6 (3.08%) DHCP
12 5 (2.56%) VoIP
12 5 (2.56%) Multicast
13 3 (1.54%) Intranet
13 3 (1.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.59%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.05%) KDB
5 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.03%) MySQL
6 2 (1.03%) MS Access
7 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.51%) DTS
7 1 (0.51%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (3.59%) Toad
General
1 45 (23.08%) Finance
2 7 (3.59%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.59%) Banking
3 4 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.54%) Automotive
4 3 (1.54%) Retail
4 3 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Front Office
6 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (20.00%) Analyst
2 23 (11.79%) Support Engineer
3 20 (10.26%) Architect
4 16 (8.21%) Senior Support Engineer
5 15 (7.69%) IT Support
6 14 (7.18%) IT Support Engineer
6 14 (7.18%) DBA
6 14 (7.18%) Applications Support
6 14 (7.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 12 (6.15%) Service Manager
9 9 (4.62%) Customer Services Manager
9 9 (4.62%) Senior IT Support
10 8 (4.10%) Wintel Consultant
10 8 (4.10%) Technical Support
10 8 (4.10%) Consultant
11 7 (3.59%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (3.59%) Security Analyst
11 7 (3.59%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.10%) .NET
2 5 (2.56%) HTML
2 5 (2.56%) JMS
3 4 (2.05%) Middleware
3 4 (2.05%) Ajax
3 4 (2.05%) CSS
3 4 (2.05%) Web Services
4 3 (1.54%) XML
5 2 (1.03%) XSL
5 2 (1.03%) XSLT
6 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.18%) Clustering
2 10 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.62%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.59%) VAX
5 5 (2.56%) Handset
5 5 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.05%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.05%) Statistics
7 3 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.54%) Replication
7 3 (1.54%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.03%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.03%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.03%) Derivative
8 2 (1.03%) Equities
9 1 (0.51%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 98 (50.26%) Windows
2 47 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (17.95%) UNIX
4 28 (14.36%) Linux
5 25 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.59%) VMS
8 6 (3.08%) AIX
8 6 (3.08%) Solaris
9 5 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.05%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.54%) SUSE
11 3 (1.54%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.03%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.33%) ITIL
2 46 (23.59%) Business Continuity
3 20 (10.26%) Security Management
4 17 (8.72%) Service Delivery
5 15 (7.69%) Information Security
6 14 (7.18%) Change Management
6 14 (7.18%) Business Continuity Planning
7 13 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 13 (6.67%) BCP
8 11 (5.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (5.13%) Web Development
9 10 (5.13%) Project Management
9 10 (5.13%) PRINCE2
9 10 (5.13%) Risk Management
10 9 (4.62%) Change Control
10 9 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (4.62%) Coaching
11 8 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (4.10%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (27.69%) SQL
2 21 (10.77%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.62%) Perl
4 7 (3.59%) Java
4 7 (3.59%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.56%) Korn
6 4 (2.05%) VBScript
6 4 (2.05%) C#
7 2 (1.03%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.03%) VB
7 2 (1.03%) VBA
8 1 (0.51%) PHP
8 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 25 (12.82%) Degree
3 21 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (8.21%) MCP
5 16 (8.21%) MCSE
5 16 (8.21%) CCNA
6 12 (6.15%) Security Cleared
7 10 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 10 (5.13%) CCA
7 10 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (3.08%) CISSP
8 6 (3.08%) CCNP
8 6 (3.08%) NCDA
9 5 (2.56%) MCITP
9 5 (2.56%) CISA
9 5 (2.56%) CISM
9 5 (2.56%) CCIP
9 5 (2.56%) MCSA
9 5 (2.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.31%) SLA
2 14 (7.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.62%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.05%) COBIT
5 1 (0.51%) QA
5 1 (0.51%) BS7799
System Software
1 62 (31.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (27.69%) Active Directory
3 35 (17.95%) XenApp
4 24 (12.31%) VMware ESX
4 24 (12.31%) Hyper-V
5 19 (9.74%) vSphere
6 10 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (4.62%) XenDesktop
8 7 (3.59%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.05%) RHEV
10 2 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.51%) SRDF
11 1 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 10 (5.13%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.59%) Netcool
2 7 (3.59%) Nagios
2 7 (3.59%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (2.56%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.05%) SCCM
4 4 (2.05%) Control-M
5 3 (1.54%) CA SiteMinder
5 3 (1.54%) ARCserve
5 3 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.54%) SCOM
6 1 (0.51%) Puppet
6 1 (0.51%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 89 (45.64%) VMware
2 76 (38.97%) Microsoft
3 45 (23.08%) Citrix
4 33 (16.92%) EMC
5 32 (16.41%) Cisco
6 16 (8.21%) IBM
7 15 (7.69%) HP
8 13 (6.67%) NetApp
8 13 (6.67%) Oracle
9 11 (5.64%) Dell
9 11 (5.64%) Sun
10 9 (4.62%) Siemens
10 9 (4.62%) Mitel
11 6 (3.08%) Symantec
12 5 (2.56%) SonicWALL
12 5 (2.56%) Kaseya
13 4 (2.05%) Hitachi
14 2 (1.03%) Brocade
14 2 (1.03%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.03%) Nimsoft
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35 days A/L, 5% Pension, Life Assura
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + £6K Car, 25 Days, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 45000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependant upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependant upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Dependant upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
trakm8
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago