Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 97 123
Rank change year-on-year -31 +26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 49 52 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.60% 2.30% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 2.62% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 57
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -28.42% +35.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year +8.43% -6.21% +15.75%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2726 1981 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.74% 87.46% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2052 1675 2416
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Cheshire

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in Cheshire

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in Cheshire

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +13 22 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Knutsford -42 16 £65,000 -
Crewe 0 4 £55,000 +50.68%
Runcorn -5 2 £31,250 -3.85% 1
Northwich +7 1 £23,500 +20.51%
Chester -6 1 £50,000 +122.22%
Disaster Recovery
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 22 (44.90%) Windows
1 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 20 (40.82%) VMware
4 16 (32.65%) Finance
4 16 (32.65%) Citrix
4 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
5 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
5 15 (30.61%) DNS
5 15 (30.61%) SQL
6 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
6 13 (26.53%) Banking
6 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (24.49%) Veeam
8 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
8 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
9 10 (20.41%) ITIL
9 10 (20.41%) VPN
9 10 (20.41%) Information Security
9 10 (20.41%) XenApp
9 10 (20.41%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (18.37%) High Availability
10 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
11 8 (16.33%) SAN

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.08%) CICS
6 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) DNS
2 10 (20.41%) Remote Desktop
2 10 (20.41%) VPN
3 8 (16.33%) SAN
4 7 (14.29%) LAN
4 7 (14.29%) WAN
5 4 (8.16%) DHCP
5 4 (8.16%) Firewall
6 2 (4.08%) Intranet
6 2 (4.08%) MPLS
6 2 (4.08%) VoIP
7 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.12%) GIS
4 3 (6.12%) OLAP
4 3 (6.12%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (4.08%) DB2
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) XPEDITER
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 13 (26.53%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Law
4 5 (10.20%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (10.20%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.12%) Publishing
5 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.08%) Legal
7 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (18.37%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix Support
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Developer
3 6 (12.24%) VMware Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) IT Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Replication
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 3 (6.12%) Contactless
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.12%) Social Media
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.08%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.04%) Life Science
6 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) Linux
5 3 (6.12%) Unix
6 1 (2.04%) Android
6 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
2 10 (20.41%) Information Security
2 10 (20.41%) ITIL
3 9 (18.37%) High Availability
3 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
4 8 (16.33%) IT Strategy
5 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.29%) Coaching
5 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (12.24%) Database Tuning
6 6 (12.24%) ETL
6 6 (12.24%) Load Balancing
6 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.20%) Wealth Management
8 4 (8.16%) Capacity Management
8 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
8 4 (8.16%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.12%) Java
3 3 (6.12%) Perl
3 3 (6.12%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.08%) Assembly Language
4 2 (4.08%) COBOL
4 2 (4.08%) JCL
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.08%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) CCA
1 5 (10.20%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (10.20%) MCSE
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (6.12%) ISEB
2 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.08%) CCNA
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) CISM
4 1 (2.04%) CISSP
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.61%) Hyper-V
3 10 (20.41%) XenApp
4 7 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.08%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.82%) VMware
3 16 (32.65%) Citrix
4 12 (24.49%) Veeam
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco
6 4 (8.16%) Symantec
7 3 (6.12%) Dell
7 3 (6.12%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (6.12%) EqualLogic
8 2 (4.08%) arcserve
8 2 (4.08%) IBM
8 2 (4.08%) McAfee
8 2 (4.08%) NetApp
8 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.08%) Sophos
9 1 (2.04%) CA
9 1 (2.04%) EMC
9 1 (2.04%) Lumension
9 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL