Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 159 123
Rank change year-on-year +21 -36 -29
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 53 59 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.37% 1.24% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.40% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 70
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £50,750 £58,750 £60,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +3.90%

Disaster Recovery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3494 4225 3458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.21% 88.76% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 3095 2895
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £67,575 £69,600
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in Birmingham

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 27 (50.94%) Business Continuity
2 24 (45.28%) Firewall
3 23 (43.40%) VMware
3 23 (43.40%) Windows
4 22 (41.51%) ITIL
4 22 (41.51%) Windows Server
5 21 (39.62%) Finance
6 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
7 18 (33.96%) SAN
8 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
8 17 (32.08%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (30.19%) Business Continuity Planning
9 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
10 15 (28.30%) Project Management
10 15 (28.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (26.42%) PRINCE2
11 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
12 13 (24.53%) WAN
12 13 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (24.53%) CCNA
12 13 (24.53%) Information Security
12 13 (24.53%) IT Strategy
13 12 (22.64%) Cisco
13 12 (22.64%) LAN
14 11 (20.75%) SQL
15 10 (18.87%) MCSE
15 10 (18.87%) ISMS
16 9 (16.98%) Contingency Planning

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.21%) Apache
2 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.77%) SAS
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) G Suite
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (45.28%) Firewall
2 18 (33.96%) SAN
3 13 (24.53%) WAN
4 12 (22.64%) LAN
5 9 (16.98%) IPsec
5 9 (16.98%) SSL
5 9 (16.98%) VoIP
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (7.55%) DHCP
6 4 (7.55%) DNS
6 4 (7.55%) MPLS
7 1 (1.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.66%) KDB
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Maven
2 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.77%) JUnit
2 2 (3.77%) Mockito
General
1 21 (39.62%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Front Office
2 4 (7.55%) Investment Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Support Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.32%) Security Specialist
6 5 (9.43%) Network Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Head of IT
7 4 (7.55%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (7.55%) Information Specialist
7 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Java Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Hibernate
1 4 (7.55%) Java SE
1 4 (7.55%) JPA
1 4 (7.55%) Spring
2 3 (5.66%) JMS
3 2 (3.77%) Java RMI
3 2 (3.77%) JDBC
3 2 (3.77%) JSP
3 2 (3.77%) OSGi
3 2 (3.77%) REST
3 2 (3.77%) Servlets
3 2 (3.77%) SOAP
3 2 (3.77%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Clustering
1 7 (13.21%) Handset
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Derivative
4 1 (1.89%) Equities
4 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) Windows Server
3 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (13.21%) CentOS
4 7 (13.21%) Linux
5 6 (11.32%) Unix
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 10
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Business Continuity
2 22 (41.51%) ITIL
3 16 (30.19%) Business Continuity Planning
4 15 (28.30%) Project Management
5 14 (26.42%) PRINCE2
6 13 (24.53%) Information Security
6 13 (24.53%) IT Strategy
7 10 (18.87%) ISMS
8 9 (16.98%) BCP
8 9 (16.98%) Contingency Planning
8 9 (16.98%) Network Design
8 9 (16.98%) Six Sigma
8 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (16.98%) Translating Business Requirements
9 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
11 6 (11.32%) Business Development
11 6 (11.32%) Information Security Management
11 6 (11.32%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
2 7 (13.21%) Java
2 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.77%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (24.53%) CCNA
2 13 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (18.87%) MCSE
4 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (7.55%) Degree
6 3 (5.66%) MCSA
7 1 (1.89%) CCNP
7 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.89%) MCITP
7 1 (1.89%) MCP
7 1 (1.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (16.98%) COBIT
3 5 (9.43%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
2 17 (32.08%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (13.21%) vSphere
5 5 (9.43%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) vCenter Server
2 4 (7.55%) WSUS
3 3 (5.66%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (5.66%) Nagios
3 3 (5.66%) Netcool
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) VMware
2 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
3 12 (22.64%) Cisco
4 7 (13.21%) Juniper
4 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.55%) EqualLogic
5 4 (7.55%) Nimble Storage
5 4 (7.55%) Synology
5 4 (7.55%) Veeam
6 1 (1.89%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) Sun