The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 103 135 123
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 101 67 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.04% 1.34% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 1.74% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 95 57 61
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +4.93%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Disaster Recovery
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +30 49 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Staffordshire -2 13 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Coventry +9 9 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Warwickshire -3 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Shropshire - 4 £47,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £29,000 -
Worcestershire 0 2 £51,125 +46.07%
Wolverhampton -10 2 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Walsall - 2 £46,250 -
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 70 (41.18%) Windows
2 65 (38.24%) VMware
3 64 (37.65%) Microsoft
4 56 (32.94%) SQL
5 50 (29.41%) SAN
6 45 (26.47%) Active Directory
7 41 (24.12%) MS Exchange
8 38 (22.35%) Business Continuity
9 35 (20.59%) ITIL
10 34 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (19.41%) Finance
12 31 (18.24%) Firewall
12 31 (18.24%) SQL Server
12 31 (18.24%) Linux
13 26 (15.29%) Citrix
13 26 (15.29%) WAN
14 25 (14.71%) Cisco
14 25 (14.71%) LAN
14 25 (14.71%) Degree
15 23 (13.53%) Symantec
15 23 (13.53%) Project Management
16 22 (12.94%) MS Excel
17 21 (12.35%) NetApp
17 21 (12.35%) NetBackup
18 19 (11.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
19 18 (10.59%) Perl
19 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
20 17 (10.00%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 41 (24.12%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 14 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2000
6 8 (4.71%) Apache
6 8 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.12%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.53%) WebLogic
8 6 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.35%) IIS
9 4 (2.35%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.18%) CMS
10 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.18%) Lync
10 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.59%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.76%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.59%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Office 365
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (29.41%) SAN
2 31 (18.24%) Firewall
3 26 (15.29%) WAN
4 25 (14.71%) LAN
5 17 (10.00%) Internet
6 15 (8.82%) DNS
7 12 (7.06%) NAS
8 11 (6.47%) VoIP
9 10 (5.88%) VPN
10 9 (5.29%) TCP/IP
11 8 (4.71%) Wireless
11 8 (4.71%) VLAN
11 8 (4.71%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (3.53%) LDAP
12 6 (3.53%) MPLS
13 5 (2.94%) HTTP
14 4 (2.35%) DHCP
15 3 (1.76%) Intranet
16 2 (1.18%) Broadband
16 2 (1.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.24%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (8.82%) DTS
5 14 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (6.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.71%) OLAP
7 8 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (2.35%) MySQL
9 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.59%) WinDbg
General
1 33 (19.41%) Finance
2 13 (7.65%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.29%) Banking
4 6 (3.53%) Automotive
5 5 (2.94%) Legal
6 4 (2.35%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.18%) Retail
7 2 (1.18%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Law
8 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (15.88%) Analyst
2 17 (10.00%) Consultant
2 17 (10.00%) Administrator
3 16 (9.41%) DBA
4 14 (8.24%) SQL DBA
5 11 (6.47%) SQL Server DBA
5 11 (6.47%) Team Leader
5 11 (6.47%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
7 9 (5.29%) Data Centre Consultant
7 9 (5.29%) Infrastructure Manager
7 9 (5.29%) Architect
8 8 (4.71%) Applications Support
8 8 (4.71%) Network Analyst
8 8 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (4.71%) Data Consultant
8 8 (4.71%) Wintel Architect
8 8 (4.71%) Backup Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.12%) HTML
1 7 (4.12%) Web Services
2 6 (3.53%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (2.35%) CSS
3 4 (2.35%) XSL
3 4 (2.35%) XSLT
3 4 (2.35%) Ajax
4 3 (1.76%) XML
5 2 (1.18%) .NET
6 1 (0.59%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.24%) Clustering
2 12 (7.06%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.88%) Replication
4 8 (4.71%) CLARiiON
5 6 (3.53%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.94%) Statistics
7 3 (1.76%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.76%) iSeries
8 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.18%) CESG
8 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.59%) Informatics
9 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.59%) AS400
9 1 (0.59%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 70 (41.18%) Windows
2 31 (18.24%) Linux
3 17 (10.00%) UNIX
3 17 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (7.06%) SUSE
5 9 (5.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.76%) Solaris
7 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) CentOS
8 1 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.35%) Business Continuity
2 35 (20.59%) ITIL
3 23 (13.53%) Project Management
4 19 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (10.00%) Change Control
6 14 (8.24%) Time Management
7 13 (7.65%) Change Management
8 12 (7.06%) Business Development
8 12 (7.06%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (6.47%) ETL
10 10 (5.88%) Network Design
10 10 (5.88%) Database Security
11 8 (4.71%) Asset Management
11 8 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (4.71%) Data Architecture
12 7 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.12%) Problem Management
12 7 (4.12%) BCP
12 7 (4.12%) ERP
13 6 (3.53%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 56 (32.94%) SQL
2 18 (10.59%) Perl
3 10 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 8 (4.71%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.12%) VBScript
6 6 (3.53%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.35%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.76%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.76%) VB
8 3 (1.76%) Python
9 2 (1.18%) C
9 2 (1.18%) Java
9 2 (1.18%) Korn
9 2 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (14.71%) Degree
2 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (9.41%) Security Cleared
3 16 (9.41%) MCP
4 13 (7.65%) SC Cleared
4 13 (7.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (7.65%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (7.06%) CCNA
6 9 (5.29%) MCSA
7 7 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.53%) MCSE
9 5 (2.94%) MCITP
10 2 (1.18%) OCP
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (1.18%) CISSP
10 2 (1.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) SLA
1 6 (3.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.18%) CESG Infosec
4 1 (0.59%) BS7799
System Software
1 45 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 34 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 14 (8.24%) Hyper-V
5 10 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 10 (5.88%) XenApp
6 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.35%) vSphere
8 3 (1.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.18%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.18%) Cronacle
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (12.35%) NetBackup
2 7 (4.12%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.94%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.94%) Control-M
3 5 (2.94%) ARCserve
4 4 (2.35%) SCOM
5 3 (1.76%) SCCM
5 3 (1.76%) Zenoss
5 3 (1.76%) CA SiteMinder
5 3 (1.76%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.18%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.18%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.18%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.59%) Munin
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 65 (38.24%) VMware
2 64 (37.65%) Microsoft
3 26 (15.29%) Citrix
4 25 (14.71%) Cisco
5 23 (13.53%) Symantec
6 21 (12.35%) NetApp
7 17 (10.00%) HP
8 15 (8.82%) EMC
9 11 (6.47%) Dell
9 11 (6.47%) IBM
10 6 (3.53%) Juniper
10 6 (3.53%) CommVault
11 5 (2.94%) Acronis
12 4 (2.35%) Cognos
12 4 (2.35%) Oracle
12 4 (2.35%) Netezza
12 4 (2.35%) WatchGuard
13 3 (1.76%) Brocade
13 3 (1.76%) Remedy
14 2 (1.18%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 44,000 plus Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago