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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 134 135 123
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 76 81 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.41% 1.45% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.90% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 70 75 65
Average salary £39,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,250 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.40%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4071 4271 3637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.66% 76.71% 74.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3609 3120
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,729 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 1 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 1 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 +1 33 £42,500 -9.57% 2
Coventry +11 15 £38,500 +12.04%
Warwickshire +18 7 £37,500 -13.29% 1
Staffordshire -13 6 £42,000 -6.66%
Worcestershire +5 5 £38,000 +32.17% 1
Wolverhampton - 4 £33,250 - 2
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £29,000 -
Solihull -13 1 £42,500 +33.85%
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 74 (41.57%) Windows
2 65 (36.52%) Microsoft
3 64 (35.96%) VMware
4 57 (32.02%) ITIL
5 49 (27.53%) SQL
5 49 (27.53%) Firewall
6 46 (25.84%) SAN
7 45 (25.28%) Business Continuity
8 42 (23.60%) SQL Server
9 40 (22.47%) Finance
10 37 (20.79%) Active Directory
11 36 (20.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (19.10%) Cisco
13 32 (17.98%) MS Exchange
13 32 (17.98%) Citrix
14 29 (16.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 24 (13.48%) Linux
18 23 (12.92%) Cisco Certification
18 23 (12.92%) NetApp
18 23 (12.92%) NAS
19 22 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (12.36%) CCNA
19 22 (12.36%) TCP/IP
19 22 (12.36%) Change Management
20 21 (11.80%) VMware ESX
20 21 (11.80%) EMC
20 21 (11.80%) Windows Server 2003
21 20 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 32 (17.98%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2000
5 9 (5.06%) IIS
6 7 (3.93%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.25%) Apache
9 4 (2.25%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.25%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.12%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.93%) Office 365
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (27.53%) Firewall
2 46 (25.84%) SAN
3 23 (12.92%) NAS
4 22 (12.36%) TCP/IP
5 17 (9.55%) DNS
6 16 (8.99%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (7.87%) VPN
8 13 (7.30%) WAN
9 12 (6.74%) LAN
10 11 (6.18%) NetScaler
10 11 (6.18%) Internet
11 9 (5.06%) VoIP
12 8 (4.49%) iSCSI
13 7 (3.93%) IP Telephony
13 7 (3.93%) DHCP
14 5 (2.81%) Multicast
15 4 (2.25%) LDAP
16 3 (1.69%) Wireless
16 3 (1.69%) VLAN
16 3 (1.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (9.55%) DTS
5 15 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (6.74%) OLAP
7 9 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (3.93%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.69%) MySQL
12 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (22.47%) Finance
2 9 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.37%) Legal
4 5 (2.81%) Retail
5 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.25%) Automotive
5 4 (2.25%) Back Office
5 4 (2.25%) Marketing
6 3 (1.69%) Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.12%) Law
7 2 (1.12%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (15.17%) Analyst
1 27 (15.17%) DBA
2 22 (12.36%) Administrator
2 22 (12.36%) SQL DBA
3 15 (8.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (7.87%) SQL Server DBA
5 13 (7.30%) Team Leader
6 12 (6.74%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (6.18%) IT Support
8 9 (5.06%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (4.49%) IT Manager
9 8 (4.49%) Storage Engineer
9 8 (4.49%) Senior Support Engineer
9 8 (4.49%) Backup Engineer
9 8 (4.49%) Senior IT Support
10 7 (3.93%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (3.93%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 7 (3.93%) Architect
10 7 (3.93%) 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%) CSS
4 2 (1.12%) XSL
4 2 (1.12%) XSLT
4 2 (1.12%) Ajax
5 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.56%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.74%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.62%) Replication
2 10 (5.62%) Clustering
3 7 (3.93%) Data Extraction
3 7 (3.93%) CLARiiON
4 5 (2.81%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.25%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.25%) Statistics
5 4 (2.25%) Handset
6 2 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) iSeries
7 1 (0.56%) AS400
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) PKI
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 74 (41.57%) Windows
2 36 (20.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (13.48%) Linux
4 21 (11.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (7.87%) SUSE
6 12 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (6.18%) UNIX
8 6 (3.37%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.81%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.69%) AIX
10 3 (1.69%) Solaris
11 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.02%) ITIL
2 45 (25.28%) Business Continuity
3 26 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (12.36%) Change Management
5 17 (9.55%) Database Security
6 16 (8.99%) Project Management
7 13 (7.30%) ETL
8 12 (6.74%) Risk Management
8 12 (6.74%) Data Architecture
8 12 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (6.18%) Data Protection
9 11 (6.18%) Time Management
10 10 (5.62%) Change Control
11 9 (5.06%) ERP
12 8 (4.49%) BCP
12 8 (4.49%) Security Management
12 8 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (4.49%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (4.49%) Business Continuity Management
12 8 (4.49%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (27.53%) SQL
2 12 (6.74%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.93%) Perl
3 7 (3.93%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.81%) VBScript
5 4 (2.25%) VB
5 4 (2.25%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.69%) C#
7 2 (1.12%) Java
7 2 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.12%) Korn
8 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.56%) Ruby
8 1 (0.56%) C
8 1 (0.56%) PHP
8 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (12.92%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (12.36%) CCNA
3 19 (10.67%) MCSE
3 19 (10.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (9.55%) Degree
5 12 (6.74%) Security Cleared
6 11 (6.18%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (5.62%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.06%) MCP
9 8 (4.49%) MCSA
9 8 (4.49%) CCA
9 8 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (3.93%) CCNP
11 5 (2.81%) NCDA
12 2 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (1.12%) CCIE
12 2 (1.12%) CCIP
13 1 (0.56%) OCP
13 1 (0.56%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) SLA
2 5 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.12%) BS7799
4 1 (0.56%) COBIT
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 37 (20.79%) Active Directory
2 29 (16.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (11.80%) VMware ESX
4 16 (8.99%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (8.99%) XenApp
5 12 (6.74%) Hyper-V
6 11 (6.18%) XenDesktop
6 11 (6.18%) vSphere
7 7 (3.93%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.69%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (8.99%) NetBackup
1 16 (8.99%) Backup Exec
2 8 (4.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (3.93%) SCOM
4 6 (3.37%) SCCM
5 5 (2.81%) ARCserve
6 4 (2.25%) Control-M
6 4 (2.25%) Zenoss
7 3 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.69%) XenMobile
7 3 (1.69%) CA SiteMinder
7 3 (1.69%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.56%) Puppet
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 65 (36.52%) Microsoft
2 64 (35.96%) VMware
3 34 (19.10%) Cisco
4 32 (17.98%) Citrix
5 23 (12.92%) NetApp
6 21 (11.80%) EMC
7 19 (10.67%) HP
7 19 (10.67%) Symantec
8 16 (8.99%) IBM
9 8 (4.49%) Siemens
9 8 (4.49%) Mitel
10 6 (3.37%) Dell
10 6 (3.37%) WatchGuard
11 5 (2.81%) Acronis
12 4 (2.25%) Cognos
12 4 (2.25%) Remedy
13 3 (1.69%) Kaspersky
13 3 (1.69%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.69%) Finjan
13 3 (1.69%) Spiceworks
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + OTE £80k - £100k Car Allowance £6k
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Wolverhampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago