Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 250 230
Rank change year-on-year -2 -20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2278 2477 3033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.35% 1.38% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.55% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2114 2448
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.53% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% +2.20% +1.11%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151759 160141 181584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.40% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 120765 134253 151176
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in England

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in England

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in England

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the England 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
London -10 951 £59,000 +7.27% 40
North of England +7 419 £44,750 +11.88% 30
South East +3 405 £42,500 -5.56% 27
East of England +69 244 £45,000 - 22
Yorkshire +30 221 £42,500 +6.25% 11
North West -15 186 £45,000 +8.43% 17
Midlands -59 164 £40,000 -5.88% 13
West Midlands -17 117 £37,500 -5.06% 5
South West -25 102 £42,500 +22.44% 6
East Midlands -52 46 £45,000 +4.65% 8
North East +9 12 £80,000 +113.33% 2
Disaster Recovery
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 856 (37.58%) Windows
2 765 (33.58%) Microsoft
3 667 (29.28%) VMware
4 658 (28.88%) SQL
5 640 (28.09%) SQL Server
6 629 (27.61%) Active Directory
7 571 (25.07%) ITIL
8 566 (24.85%) Finance
9 504 (22.12%) Business Continuity
10 492 (21.60%) Windows Server
11 487 (21.38%) Linux
12 486 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 464 (20.37%) Firewall
14 393 (17.25%) Cisco
15 355 (15.58%) SAN
16 322 (14.14%) DNS
17 319 (14.00%) MS Exchange
18 315 (13.83%) High Availability
19 295 (12.95%) Microsoft Certification
20 287 (12.60%) Data Centre
21 281 (12.34%) Performance Tuning
22 280 (12.29%) Microsoft Azure
22 280 (12.29%) Citrix
23 277 (12.16%) Oracle
24 269 (11.81%) Degree
25 259 (11.37%) Unix
25 259 (11.37%) Office 365
26 253 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
27 252 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
28 249 (10.93%) Information Security

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 319 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 131 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 108 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 100 (4.39%) IIS
5 88 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 73 (3.20%) Skype for Business
7 56 (2.46%) Apache
8 45 (1.98%) OpenStack
9 30 (1.32%) CMS
10 27 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 25 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
12 24 (1.05%) WebLogic
12 24 (1.05%) WebSphere
13 21 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
14 17 (0.75%) JBoss
15 15 (0.66%) SAS
16 14 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
17 12 (0.53%) CloudStack
17 12 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
17 12 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 115 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.088%) CATIA
7 2 (0.088%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.044%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.35%) Eikon
3 7 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.22%) Endur
5 5 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.13%) Epicor Tropos
6 3 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.13%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.13%) SAP GRC
6 3 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.088%) ENOVIA
7 2 (0.088%) Magento
7 2 (0.088%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 2 (0.088%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.088%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.044%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.044%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 280 (12.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 259 (11.37%) Office 365
3 253 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 99 (4.35%) IaaS
5 60 (2.63%) PaaS
6 44 (1.93%) SaaS
7 24 (1.05%) Mimecast
8 23 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
8 23 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 21 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 19 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
11 16 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.40%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (0.31%) GitHub
13 7 (0.31%) Google App Engine
13 7 (0.31%) OneDrive
14 6 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
15 5 (0.22%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 464 (20.37%) Firewall
2 355 (15.58%) SAN
3 322 (14.14%) DNS
4 234 (10.27%) VPN
5 231 (10.14%) WAN
6 225 (9.88%) LAN
7 217 (9.53%) DHCP
8 201 (8.82%) TCP/IP
9 151 (6.63%) VoIP
10 125 (5.49%) VLAN
11 114 (5.00%) Network Security
12 84 (3.69%) SSL
13 83 (3.64%) Internet
14 77 (3.38%) NAS
15 73 (3.20%) Wireless
16 72 (3.16%) MPLS
17 61 (2.68%) IPsec
18 53 (2.33%) iSCSI
19 49 (2.15%) OSPF
20 47 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 640 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 237 (10.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 234 (10.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 191 (8.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 145 (6.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 126 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 122 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
8 121 (5.31%) MySQL
9 106 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
10 100 (4.39%) Oracle Database
11 72 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
12 66 (2.90%) Relational Database
13 58 (2.55%) SQL Server 2016
14 52 (2.28%) NoSQL
15 41 (1.80%) Oracle Database 12c
16 40 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
16 40 (1.76%) RDBMS
17 34 (1.49%) OLAP
18 33 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
19 31 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 73 (3.20%) Jenkins
2 48 (2.11%) Git (software)
3 35 (1.54%) JIRA
4 33 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (1.45%) TeamCity
5 19 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 19 (0.83%) Visual Studio
6 17 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (0.66%) Subversion
8 14 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (0.57%) Hudson
10 10 (0.44%) Maven
11 8 (0.35%) LoadRunner
12 5 (0.22%) JUnit
12 5 (0.22%) Travis CI
12 5 (0.22%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.18%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.18%) Gatling
13 4 (0.18%) HP UFT
13 4 (0.18%) JMeter
General
1 566 (24.85%) Finance
2 153 (6.72%) Telecoms
3 126 (5.53%) Banking
4 93 (4.08%) Retail
5 77 (3.38%) Legal
6 50 (2.19%) Back Office
7 37 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 36 (1.58%) Marketing
9 35 (1.54%) Investment Banking
9 35 (1.54%) Law
10 31 (1.36%) Advertising
11 24 (1.05%) Front Office
12 22 (0.97%) Financial Institution
13 19 (0.83%) Military
14 18 (0.79%) Electronics
15 12 (0.53%) Games
15 12 (0.53%) Publishing
16 10 (0.44%) International Banking
16 10 (0.44%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 305 (13.39%) Administrator
2 287 (12.60%) DBA
3 261 (11.46%) Analyst
4 216 (9.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 199 (8.74%) SQL DBA
6 160 (7.02%) IT Manager
7 115 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
8 112 (4.92%) Consultant
9 109 (4.78%) Support Analyst
10 96 (4.21%) Support Engineer
11 93 (4.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 91 (3.99%) SQL Server DBA
13 79 (3.47%) IT Support
14 72 (3.16%) Developer
15 71 (3.12%) 3rd Line Support
15 71 (3.12%) DevOps Engineer
15 71 (3.12%) Infrastructure Manager
16 69 (3.03%) Architect
17 59 (2.59%) Infrastructure Support
17 59 (2.59%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (4.35%) Web Services
2 88 (3.86%) .NET
3 45 (1.98%) Middleware
4 25 (1.10%) HTML
4 25 (1.10%) JSON
5 21 (0.92%) XML
6 20 (0.88%) LAMP
7 17 (0.75%) ASP.NET
7 17 (0.75%) CSS
8 14 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
9 13 (0.57%) .NET Framework
10 12 (0.53%) jQuery
11 11 (0.48%) EDI
11 11 (0.48%) HTML5
11 11 (0.48%) SOAP
12 10 (0.44%) Node.js
13 9 (0.40%) Ajax
13 9 (0.40%) SAP Basis
14 7 (0.31%) EDIFACT
14 7 (0.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 287 (12.60%) Data Centre
2 209 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 181 (7.95%) Replication
4 176 (7.73%) Management Information System
5 154 (6.76%) Clustering
6 105 (4.61%) Computer Science
7 58 (2.55%) Client/Server
8 52 (2.28%) Private Cloud
9 39 (1.71%) Public Cloud
10 35 (1.54%) Fintech
11 33 (1.45%) User Experience
12 28 (1.23%) NHS
13 24 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
13 24 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
14 22 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
15 18 (0.79%) Driving Licence
15 18 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
16 17 (0.75%) Derivative
17 16 (0.70%) CESG
17 16 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 856 (37.58%) Windows
2 492 (21.60%) Windows Server
3 487 (21.38%) Linux
4 259 (11.37%) Unix
5 186 (8.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 182 (7.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 118 (5.18%) Windows 7
8 111 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 90 (3.95%) Windows 10
10 56 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 53 (2.33%) Solaris
12 51 (2.24%) CentOS
13 31 (1.36%) Windows 8
14 30 (1.32%) AIX
14 30 (1.32%) Ubuntu
15 24 (1.05%) Mac OS X
16 23 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
16 23 (1.01%) Windows XP
17 18 (0.79%) Debian
18 17 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 571 (25.07%) ITIL
2 504 (22.12%) Business Continuity
3 315 (13.83%) High Availability
4 281 (12.34%) Performance Tuning
5 252 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
6 249 (10.93%) Information Security
7 246 (10.80%) Project Management
8 222 (9.75%) Change Management
9 200 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
10 197 (8.65%) DevOps
11 168 (7.37%) Service Delivery
12 158 (6.94%) Risk Management
13 155 (6.80%) Service Management
14 154 (6.76%) Data Protection
15 140 (6.15%) Migration
16 139 (6.10%) Problem Management
17 133 (5.84%) Incident Management
18 131 (5.75%) BCP
19 126 (5.53%) Mentoring
20 124 (5.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 658 (28.88%) SQL
2 239 (10.49%) PowerShell
3 195 (8.56%) T-SQL
4 149 (6.54%) Python
5 95 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 91 (3.99%) Java
7 89 (3.91%) Bash Shell
8 86 (3.78%) Perl
9 73 (3.20%) Ruby
10 52 (2.28%) C#
11 47 (2.06%) PL/SQL
12 44 (1.93%) JavaScript
13 41 (1.80%) C
14 38 (1.67%) PHP
15 36 (1.58%) VBScript
16 26 (1.14%) VB
16 26 (1.14%) VBA
17 19 (0.83%) C++
18 8 (0.35%) AWK
19 7 (0.31%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 295 (12.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 269 (11.81%) Degree
3 186 (8.17%) Cisco Certification
4 183 (8.03%) MCSE
5 152 (6.67%) CCNA
6 110 (4.83%) MCSA
7 97 (4.26%) Security Cleared
8 66 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
9 64 (2.81%) CISSP
9 64 (2.81%) MCP
10 62 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 59 (2.59%) DV Cleared
12 52 (2.28%) SC Cleared
13 50 (2.19%) CCNP
14 48 (2.11%) MCITP
15 42 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
16 37 (1.62%) MCTS
17 36 (1.58%) CISM
18 35 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
19 28 (1.23%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (9.88%) SLA
2 166 (7.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 85 (3.73%) PCI DSS
4 62 (2.72%) QA
5 48 (2.11%) GDPR
6 41 (1.80%) ISO 9001
7 32 (1.40%) COBIT
8 31 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
9 25 (1.10%) Data Quality
10 22 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 16 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 16 (0.70%) PMO
12 14 (0.61%) ISO 22301
13 11 (0.48%) ISO 14001
14 10 (0.44%) JSP 440
15 9 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 6 (0.26%) COSO
16 6 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 6 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
16 6 (0.26%) SAS 70
System Software
1 629 (27.61%) Active Directory
2 486 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 236 (10.36%) Hyper-V
4 157 (6.89%) vSphere
5 116 (5.09%) XenApp
6 99 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
7 90 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
8 82 (3.60%) Virtual Servers
9 63 (2.77%) Docker
10 43 (1.89%) NFS
11 37 (1.62%) XenServer
12 28 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
13 26 (1.14%) XenDesktop
14 25 (1.10%) Firmware
15 20 (0.88%) iptables
15 20 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 13 (0.57%) Xen
17 12 (0.53%) Ceph
18 11 (0.48%) GlusterFS
18 11 (0.48%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 126 (5.53%) Puppet
1 126 (5.53%) SCCM
2 95 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 91 (3.99%) Ansible
4 71 (3.12%) SCOM
5 62 (2.72%) Nagios
6 46 (2.02%) vCenter Server
7 42 (1.84%) Terraform
8 41 (1.80%) NetBackup
9 40 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
10 39 (1.71%) Kubernetes
11 36 (1.58%) EdgeSight
11 36 (1.58%) WSUS
12 31 (1.36%) Backup Exec
13 30 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
14 27 (1.19%) Tivoli
15 26 (1.14%) Data Guard
15 26 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
16 22 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 22 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 765 (33.58%) Microsoft
2 667 (29.28%) VMware
3 393 (17.25%) Cisco
4 280 (12.29%) Citrix
5 277 (12.16%) Oracle
6 156 (6.85%) Red Hat
7 145 (6.37%) HP
8 105 (4.61%) NetApp
9 90 (3.95%) Veeam
10 71 (3.12%) EMC
11 67 (2.94%) IBM
12 62 (2.72%) Dell
13 59 (2.59%) Avaya
14 52 (2.28%) SAP
15 48 (2.11%) Sybase
16 45 (1.98%) Juniper
17 44 (1.93%) Symantec
18 43 (1.89%) EqualLogic
19 38 (1.67%) CheckPoint
20 36 (1.58%) Veritas