The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Disaster Recovery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 64 50 30
Rank change year-on-year -14 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 38 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.93% 4.69% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 5.03% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 38 51
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.40% +4.41%  

Disaster Recovery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 575 755 980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.56% 93.21% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 426 611 733
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £68,900 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in Bedfordshire

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -11 5 £65,000 -2.98%
Disaster Recovery
East of England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 27 (52.94%) Cisco
2 23 (45.10%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (39.22%) CCNP
3 20 (39.22%) OSPF
3 20 (39.22%) BGP
3 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
3 20 (39.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (35.29%) Firewall
5 17 (33.33%) WAN
5 17 (33.33%) LAN
6 15 (29.41%) Network Management
7 14 (27.45%) High Availability
7 14 (27.45%) Spanning Tree
7 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
7 14 (27.45%) Wireshark
7 14 (27.45%) Network Security
7 14 (27.45%) tcpdump
7 14 (27.45%) CheckPoint
7 14 (27.45%) CCDP
7 14 (27.45%) CCSA
7 14 (27.45%) CCSE
8 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
8 13 (25.49%) ITIL
8 13 (25.49%) Unix
9 12 (23.53%) SAN
9 12 (23.53%) Shell Script
9 12 (23.53%) F5
10 11 (21.57%) Linux
10 11 (21.57%) MS Visio
11 10 (19.61%) Presales

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Visio
2 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (39.22%) BGP
1 20 (39.22%) Cisco Nexus
1 20 (39.22%) OSPF
1 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
2 18 (35.29%) Firewall
3 17 (33.33%) LAN
3 17 (33.33%) WAN
4 14 (27.45%) Network Security
4 14 (27.45%) Spanning Tree
4 14 (27.45%) tcpdump
4 14 (27.45%) Wireshark
5 12 (23.53%) SAN
6 7 (13.73%) Wireless
7 6 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (11.76%) DWDM
7 6 (11.76%) HSRP
7 6 (11.76%) MPLS
7 6 (11.76%) RIP
7 6 (11.76%) VoIP
7 6 (11.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) OLAP
4 1 (1.96%) OLTP
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Back Office
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Consultant
2 14 (27.45%) Network Consultant
3 13 (25.49%) Network Security Consultant
3 13 (25.49%) Security Consultant
4 9 (17.65%) Administrator
5 8 (15.69%) DBA
6 6 (11.76%) Check Point Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Cisco Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Network Specialist
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 4 (7.84%) Network Support
8 4 (7.84%) Network Support Specialist
8 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Support Specialist
9 3 (5.88%) IT Manager
9 3 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Flash
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
2 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.76%) Driving Licence
4 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (5.88%) LPAR
5 3 (5.88%) Replication
6 2 (3.92%) iSeries
6 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.96%) AS400
7 1 (1.96%) CMDB
7 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.96%) HACMP
7 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Unix
2 11 (21.57%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Solaris
4 3 (5.88%) AIX
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) OS/400
5 1 (1.96%) Windows
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Network Management
2 14 (27.45%) High Availability
3 13 (25.49%) ITIL
4 10 (19.61%) Presales
5 9 (17.65%) DevOps
5 9 (17.65%) Load Balancing
6 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
6 8 (15.69%) Performance Management
7 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (9.80%) Data Management
10 4 (7.84%) Capacity Management
10 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.84%) IT Strategy
10 4 (7.84%) Project Governance
10 4 (7.84%) SDLC
11 3 (5.88%) Change Management
11 3 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (3.92%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) Shell Script
2 5 (9.80%) AWK
2 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
2 5 (9.80%) C-shell
2 5 (9.80%) Perl
3 3 (5.88%) SQL
4 2 (3.92%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (39.22%) CCNP
3 14 (27.45%) CCDP
3 14 (27.45%) CCSA
3 14 (27.45%) CCSE
4 4 (7.84%) CCNA
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.88%) LPIC
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.92%) MCSA
6 2 (3.92%) VCP6
6 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.96%) CCIE
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
7 1 (1.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 7 (13.73%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) PowerHA
2 3 (5.88%) SRDF
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Data Guard
2 6 (11.76%) HP NNM
3 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Cisco
2 14 (27.45%) CheckPoint
3 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
4 12 (23.53%) F5
5 8 (15.69%) HP
5 8 (15.69%) Oracle
6 7 (13.73%) EMC
6 7 (13.73%) IBM
7 6 (11.76%) Juniper
8 5 (9.80%) Brocade
8 5 (9.80%) CA
8 5 (9.80%) Hitachi
9 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.92%) 3Com
10 2 (3.92%) VMware
11 1 (1.96%) Apple
11 1 (1.96%) FalconStor
11 1 (1.96%) NetApp
11 1 (1.96%) Veeam