Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 263 235
Rank change year-on-year +8 -28 -8
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2,136 2,185 2,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.31% 1.34% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.48% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,747 1,776 2,195
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 147,411 147,579 170,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.69% 90.57% 90.01%
Number of salaries quoted 119,115 121,047 143,530
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +1.06%

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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 2018. 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 -5 870 £57,500 -4.17% 89
North of England +17 457 £42,500 -5.03% 55
South East -2 344 £47,500 - 54
Yorkshire +46 221 £40,000 -5.88% 17
North West -9 214 £45,000 - 33
Midlands +12 203 £40,000 -9.09% 35
East of England -10 172 £50,000 +5.26% 22
West Midlands +22 136 £40,000 -15.79% 16
South West -2 88 £40,000 +6.67% 13
East Midlands -9 67 £42,500 +8.97% 18
North East -1 22 £42,000 +18.31% 5
Disaster Recovery
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 850 (39.79%) Windows
2 842 (39.42%) Microsoft
3 670 (31.37%) SQL Server
4 641 (30.01%) SQL
5 628 (29.40%) Active Directory
6 621 (29.07%) VMware
7 589 (27.57%) ITIL
8 568 (26.59%) Finance
9 552 (25.84%) Windows Server
10 491 (22.99%) Business Continuity
11 476 (22.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 453 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
13 413 (19.34%) Firewall
14 407 (19.05%) Linux
15 352 (16.48%) Data Centre
16 349 (16.34%) High Availability
17 333 (15.59%) Cisco
18 332 (15.54%) Amazon AWS
19 320 (14.98%) SAN
20 306 (14.33%) DNS
21 302 (14.14%) Degree
22 300 (14.04%) Oracle
23 294 (13.76%) Project Management
24 293 (13.72%) Office 365
25 281 (13.16%) WAN
26 275 (12.87%) PowerShell
27 268 (12.55%) MS Exchange
28 264 (12.36%) Management Information System
29 259 (12.13%) Hyper-V
30 251 (11.75%) LAN

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
1 268 (12.55%) MS Exchange
2 171 (8.01%) SharePoint
3 116 (5.43%) IIS
4 113 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 87 (4.07%) Skype for Business
6 83 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 54 (2.53%) WebLogic
8 49 (2.29%) Apache
9 42 (1.97%) OpenStack
10 38 (1.78%) WebSphere
11 33 (1.54%) Confluence
12 30 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
13 28 (1.31%) JBoss
14 21 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
16 18 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 18 (0.84%) SAS
17 17 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
17 17 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
18 16 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 106 (4.96%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.094%) Revit
7 2 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.047%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.047%) LibreOffice
8 1 (0.047%) Maya
8 1 (0.047%) Mozilla Thunderbird
8 1 (0.047%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 21 (0.98%) Elite 3E
2 18 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 17 (0.80%) Documaker
4 16 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (0.70%) Workfront
6 9 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
8 6 (0.28%) IntelliMatch
8 6 (0.28%) Temenos T24
9 5 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.19%) Sage 200
11 3 (0.14%) Endur
12 2 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.094%) Maximo
12 2 (0.094%) NetSuite
12 2 (0.094%) SAP BPC
12 2 (0.094%) SAP CO
12 2 (0.094%) SAP FI
12 2 (0.094%) SAP FI/CO
12 2 (0.094%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 453 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 332 (15.54%) Amazon AWS
3 293 (13.72%) Office 365
4 132 (6.18%) IaaS
5 73 (3.42%) PaaS
6 69 (3.23%) SaaS
7 47 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
8 33 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 32 (1.50%) GitHub
10 26 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
11 25 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 20 (0.94%) Amazon S3
12 20 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
12 20 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 17 (0.80%) IBM Cloud
14 15 (0.70%) Mimecast
15 13 (0.61%) OneDrive
16 11 (0.51%) Serverless
17 9 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
18 8 (0.37%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 413 (19.34%) Firewall
2 320 (14.98%) SAN
3 306 (14.33%) DNS
4 281 (13.16%) WAN
5 251 (11.75%) LAN
6 222 (10.39%) DHCP
7 194 (9.08%) VPN
8 190 (8.90%) TCP/IP
9 118 (5.52%) VoIP
10 105 (4.92%) Network Security
11 101 (4.73%) NAS
12 90 (4.21%) Internet
13 83 (3.89%) SSL
14 64 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
15 61 (2.86%) IPsec
16 59 (2.76%) Skype
16 59 (2.76%) VLAN
16 59 (2.76%) Wireless
17 53 (2.48%) HTTP
18 40 (1.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 670 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 183 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 148 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 136 (6.37%) Oracle Database
5 95 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 92 (4.31%) MySQL
7 89 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 77 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 75 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
10 69 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
11 66 (3.09%) SQL Server 2016
12 59 (2.76%) Big Data
13 52 (2.43%) SQL Server 2014
14 51 (2.39%) RDBMS
15 45 (2.11%) MongoDB
16 40 (1.87%) Power BI
17 36 (1.69%) Hadoop
18 33 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
18 33 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
19 32 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 74 (3.46%) JIRA
2 71 (3.32%) Git (software)
3 40 (1.87%) Jenkins
4 19 (0.89%) Visual Studio
5 18 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
6 17 (0.80%) Gerrit
6 17 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 15 (0.70%) Subversion
8 12 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (0.51%) Bitbucket
10 9 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.37%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.23%) AdminStudio
12 5 (0.23%) Buildbot
12 5 (0.23%) Liquibase
12 5 (0.23%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.23%) MSI
12 5 (0.23%) Wise Package Studio
13 4 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 568 (26.59%) Finance
2 97 (4.54%) Retail
3 94 (4.40%) Banking
4 68 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 60 (2.81%) Advertising
5 60 (2.81%) Legal
6 39 (1.83%) Marketing
7 34 (1.59%) Law
8 33 (1.54%) Games
9 22 (1.03%) Billing
10 21 (0.98%) Front Office
10 21 (0.98%) Investment Banking
11 17 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 15 (0.70%) Back Office
13 14 (0.66%) Publishing
14 12 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.56%) German Language
15 6 (0.28%) International Banking
16 5 (0.23%) French Language
16 5 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 299 (14.00%) DBA
2 253 (11.84%) Analyst
3 241 (11.28%) Administrator
4 201 (9.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 199 (9.32%) SQL DBA
6 147 (6.88%) IT Manager
7 118 (5.52%) Architect
8 106 (4.96%) Support Engineer
9 104 (4.87%) Support Analyst
10 101 (4.73%) Developer
11 88 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
12 84 (3.93%) Applications Support
13 82 (3.84%) Senior DBA
14 79 (3.70%) IT Engineer
15 71 (3.32%) SQL Server DBA
16 69 (3.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 68 (3.18%) Oracle DBA
18 67 (3.14%) Infrastructure Manager
19 65 (3.04%) DevOps Engineer
20 62 (2.90%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (6.84%) .NET
2 113 (5.29%) Web Services
3 69 (3.23%) Middleware
4 46 (2.15%) HTML
5 44 (2.06%) XML
6 42 (1.97%) .NET Framework
6 42 (1.97%) LDAP
7 39 (1.83%) CSS
8 33 (1.54%) SOAP
9 30 (1.40%) Ajax
9 30 (1.40%) LAMP
10 25 (1.17%) ASP.NET
11 18 (0.84%) JSON
11 18 (0.84%) RESTful
12 17 (0.80%) Kafka
12 17 (0.80%) YAML
13 15 (0.70%) WSDL
14 14 (0.66%) HTML5
15 13 (0.61%) REST
16 11 (0.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 352 (16.48%) Data Centre
2 264 (12.36%) Management Information System
3 243 (11.38%) Replication
4 190 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
5 183 (8.57%) Clustering
6 124 (5.81%) Computer Science
7 82 (3.84%) Self-Motivation
8 81 (3.79%) Public Cloud
9 60 (2.81%) Private Cloud
10 45 (2.11%) Fintech
11 39 (1.83%) Driving Licence
12 38 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
13 36 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
14 27 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
15 25 (1.17%) Mainframe
15 25 (1.17%) Virtual Team
16 24 (1.12%) Client/Server
17 23 (1.08%) IBM Mainframe
18 21 (0.98%) iPhone
18 21 (0.98%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 850 (39.79%) Windows
2 552 (25.84%) Windows Server
3 407 (19.05%) Linux
4 203 (9.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 189 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 146 (6.84%) Unix
7 93 (4.35%) Windows 10
8 90 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 68 (3.18%) Android
10 63 (2.95%) Windows 7
11 56 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 53 (2.48%) CentOS
13 47 (2.20%) Solaris
14 39 (1.83%) Ubuntu
15 27 (1.26%) Apple iOS
16 19 (0.89%) Debian
17 18 (0.84%) Windows 8
18 16 (0.75%) VMS
19 15 (0.70%) Windows XP
20 13 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 589 (27.57%) ITIL
2 491 (22.99%) Business Continuity
3 349 (16.34%) High Availability
4 294 (13.76%) Project Management
5 240 (11.24%) Information Security
6 239 (11.19%) Problem-Solving
7 222 (10.39%) Performance Tuning
8 213 (9.97%) Change Management
8 213 (9.97%) Migration
9 181 (8.47%) DevOps
10 178 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 166 (7.77%) Capacity Planning
12 165 (7.72%) Problem Management
13 150 (7.02%) Incident Management
14 147 (6.88%) Service Delivery
15 146 (6.84%) Service Management
16 129 (6.04%) Configuration Management
16 129 (6.04%) Stakeholder Management
17 127 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
17 127 (5.95%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 641 (30.01%) SQL
2 275 (12.87%) PowerShell
3 175 (8.19%) T-SQL
4 128 (5.99%) Python
5 114 (5.34%) Bash Shell
6 78 (3.65%) Java
7 77 (3.60%) JavaScript
8 70 (3.28%) C#
9 65 (3.04%) Shell Script
10 51 (2.39%) PL/SQL
11 41 (1.92%) PHP
12 40 (1.87%) Perl
13 35 (1.64%) Ruby
14 32 (1.50%) VBA
15 21 (0.98%) VB
16 20 (0.94%) C
17 19 (0.89%) VBScript
18 16 (0.75%) C++
19 8 (0.37%) AWK
20 5 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 302 (14.14%) Degree
2 249 (11.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 158 (7.40%) MCSE
4 113 (5.29%) MCSA
5 97 (4.54%) Cisco Certification
6 75 (3.51%) CCNA
7 71 (3.32%) CISSP
8 59 (2.76%) MCP
9 47 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
10 45 (2.11%) Security Cleared
10 45 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 44 (2.06%) CCNP
12 39 (1.83%) CISM
13 36 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
14 33 (1.54%) SC Cleared
15 27 (1.26%) CISA
16 26 (1.22%) TOGAF Certification
17 21 (0.98%) VCDX
18 20 (0.94%) MCITP
19 18 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (10.63%) SLA
2 153 (7.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 102 (4.78%) GDPR
4 77 (3.60%) QA
5 72 (3.37%) PCI DSS
6 62 (2.90%) COBIT
7 27 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.70%) ISO 22301
8 15 (0.70%) ISO 9001
9 10 (0.47%) PMO
10 8 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
10 8 (0.37%) Data Quality
11 7 (0.33%) GCP
12 4 (0.19%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 1 (0.047%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.047%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.047%) MiFID
System Software
1 628 (29.40%) Active Directory
2 476 (22.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 259 (12.13%) Hyper-V
4 96 (4.49%) Docker
5 82 (3.84%) VMware ESXi
6 81 (3.79%) Virtual Machines
7 77 (3.60%) vSphere
8 67 (3.14%) XenApp
9 40 (1.87%) VMware NSX
10 37 (1.73%) Firmware
11 36 (1.69%) NFS
12 29 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
13 27 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
14 21 (0.98%) iptables
14 21 (0.98%) Samba
14 21 (0.98%) XenDesktop
15 17 (0.80%) VirtualBox
16 16 (0.75%) DFS Replication
16 16 (0.75%) Terminal Services
17 15 (0.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 106 (4.96%) SCCM
2 95 (4.45%) Puppet
3 85 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
4 72 (3.37%) Failover Clustering
5 68 (3.18%) Ansible
6 55 (2.57%) SCOM
7 45 (2.11%) vCenter Server
8 40 (1.87%) Nagios
9 36 (1.69%) Kubernetes
10 35 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
11 30 (1.40%) WSUS
12 28 (1.31%) Backup Exec
13 24 (1.12%) NetBackup
13 24 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 19 (0.89%) OPNET
14 19 (0.89%) vRealize
15 18 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 18 (0.84%) Sysdig
16 17 (0.80%) Data Guard
16 17 (0.80%) Rancher
Vendors
1 842 (39.42%) Microsoft
2 621 (29.07%) VMware
3 333 (15.59%) Cisco
4 300 (14.04%) Oracle
5 195 (9.13%) Citrix
6 152 (7.12%) HP
7 119 (5.57%) Veeam
8 112 (5.24%) Red Hat
9 85 (3.98%) EMC
10 82 (3.84%) Google
11 80 (3.75%) IBM
12 72 (3.37%) CommVault
13 71 (3.32%) NetApp
14 60 (2.81%) CheckPoint
14 60 (2.81%) Dell
15 55 (2.57%) SolarWinds
16 53 (2.48%) Intel
17 52 (2.43%) SAP
18 49 (2.29%) Symantec
19 44 (2.06%) ServiceNow