Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 244 226
Rank change year-on-year -10 -18 -3
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2,168 2,323 3,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.33% 1.39% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.55% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,832 1,982 2,434
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 146,334 149,865 173,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.84% 89.54% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 118,375 124,866 145,152
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -11 882 £56,000 - 102
North of England -1 397 £42,500 +6.25% 64
South East +3 394 £42,500 -5.56% 57
Yorkshire +41 221 £41,500 +7.79% 26
East of England +30 219 £47,500 -5.00% 26
Midlands -12 176 £38,250 -4.38% 36
North West -39 163 £45,000 +8.43% 32
West Midlands +4 123 £37,500 -6.25% 28
South West -26 104 £42,500 +13.33% 14
East Midlands -16 51 £42,500 - 8
North East -9 13 £80,000 +128.57% 6
Disaster Recovery
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 770 (35.52%) Windows
2 740 (34.13%) Microsoft
3 619 (28.55%) Active Directory
4 612 (28.23%) VMware
5 607 (28.00%) SQL
6 587 (27.08%) SQL Server
7 524 (24.17%) ITIL
7 524 (24.17%) Finance
8 464 (21.40%) Business Continuity
9 462 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 455 (20.99%) Windows Server
11 442 (20.39%) Firewall
12 440 (20.30%) Linux
13 373 (17.20%) Cisco
14 328 (15.13%) Microsoft Azure
15 311 (14.35%) DNS
16 310 (14.30%) SAN
17 294 (13.56%) MS Exchange
18 289 (13.33%) Degree
19 280 (12.92%) Office 365
20 279 (12.87%) High Availability
21 275 (12.68%) Citrix
22 274 (12.64%) Oracle
23 264 (12.18%) Microsoft Certification
23 264 (12.18%) Hyper-V
24 255 (11.76%) Data Centre
25 254 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
26 234 (10.79%) Unix
27 233 (10.75%) Information Security
28 232 (10.70%) WAN

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
1 294 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 130 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 95 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 93 (4.29%) IIS
5 78 (3.60%) Skype for Business
6 62 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 61 (2.81%) Apache
8 37 (1.71%) OpenStack
9 30 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
10 24 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 20 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
11 20 (0.92%) SAS
11 20 (0.92%) WebSphere
12 19 (0.88%) CMS
13 14 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 13 (0.60%) Confluence
15 12 (0.55%) JBoss
15 12 (0.55%) Tomcat
16 11 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 127 (5.86%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.18%) AutoCAD
4 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.092%) CATIA
5 2 (0.092%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.092%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.046%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.37%) Eikon
3 7 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (0.18%) Magento
5 4 (0.18%) SAP BPC
5 4 (0.18%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.18%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.14%) SAP GRC
6 3 (0.14%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.092%) ENOVIA
7 2 (0.092%) Epicor Tropos
7 2 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.092%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 328 (15.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 280 (12.92%) Office 365
3 254 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
4 93 (4.29%) IaaS
5 65 (3.00%) PaaS
6 43 (1.98%) SaaS
7 36 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
8 32 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 27 (1.25%) Mimecast
10 26 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
11 20 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
11 20 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 15 (0.69%) Amazon S3
12 15 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
13 12 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 11 (0.51%) CloudFront
14 11 (0.51%) Google App Engine
15 10 (0.46%) Google Compute Engine
16 6 (0.28%) Akamai
16 6 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 442 (20.39%) Firewall
2 311 (14.35%) DNS
3 310 (14.30%) SAN
4 232 (10.70%) WAN
5 222 (10.24%) DHCP
6 220 (10.15%) LAN
6 220 (10.15%) VPN
7 179 (8.26%) TCP/IP
8 128 (5.90%) VoIP
9 106 (4.89%) Network Security
10 102 (4.70%) VLAN
11 88 (4.06%) SSL
12 85 (3.92%) Wireless
13 84 (3.87%) Internet
14 82 (3.78%) NAS
15 59 (2.72%) IPsec
16 56 (2.58%) MPLS
17 54 (2.49%) Wi-Fi
18 47 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
19 44 (2.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 208 (9.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 187 (8.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 140 (6.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 109 (5.03%) MySQL
6 108 (4.98%) Oracle Database
7 100 (4.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 98 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
9 94 (4.34%) SQL Server 2014
10 92 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 69 (3.18%) Relational Database
12 64 (2.95%) SQL Server 2016
13 57 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
14 49 (2.26%) Big Data
15 45 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
16 44 (2.03%) NoSQL
17 41 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
18 40 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
19 39 (1.80%) RDBMS
20 31 (1.43%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 51 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 44 (2.03%) JIRA
3 30 (1.38%) Git (software)
4 21 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 20 (0.92%) Visual Studio
6 18 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (0.74%) TeamCity
8 15 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 13 (0.60%) Hudson
10 8 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (0.37%) Subversion
11 5 (0.23%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.23%) Travis CI
12 4 (0.18%) Maven
13 3 (0.14%) AdminStudio
13 3 (0.14%) ClearCase
13 3 (0.14%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.14%) JUnit
13 3 (0.14%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.14%) MSI
General
1 524 (24.17%) Finance
2 125 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 123 (5.67%) Banking
4 87 (4.01%) Retail
5 70 (3.23%) Legal
6 46 (2.12%) Back Office
7 45 (2.08%) Marketing
8 37 (1.71%) Advertising
9 35 (1.61%) Investment Banking
9 35 (1.61%) Manufacturing
10 34 (1.57%) Law
11 20 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 18 (0.83%) Electronics
12 18 (0.83%) Front Office
13 17 (0.78%) Military
14 13 (0.60%) Games
15 12 (0.55%) International Banking
16 11 (0.51%) Publishing
17 9 (0.42%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 275 (12.68%) Analyst
2 272 (12.55%) DBA
3 266 (12.27%) Administrator
4 201 (9.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 189 (8.72%) SQL DBA
6 154 (7.10%) IT Manager
7 119 (5.49%) Support Analyst
8 102 (4.70%) Systems Administrator
9 96 (4.43%) Consultant
10 95 (4.38%) Architect
11 92 (4.24%) Support Engineer
12 88 (4.06%) IT Support
13 79 (3.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 67 (3.09%) DevOps Engineer
15 65 (3.00%) Applications Support
15 65 (3.00%) IT Analyst
15 65 (3.00%) SQL Server DBA
16 60 (2.77%) IT Engineer
17 57 (2.63%) Oracle DBA
18 56 (2.58%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (4.98%) Web Services
2 103 (4.75%) .NET
3 41 (1.89%) Middleware
4 34 (1.57%) XML
5 31 (1.43%) JSON
6 25 (1.15%) HTML
7 21 (0.97%) CSS
8 17 (0.78%) SOAP
9 16 (0.74%) LAMP
10 15 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
10 15 (0.69%) SAP Basis
11 12 (0.55%) .NET Framework
11 12 (0.55%) HTML5
11 12 (0.55%) WSDL
12 10 (0.46%) ASP.NET
13 8 (0.37%) Ajax
14 7 (0.32%) EDI
14 7 (0.32%) jQuery
15 6 (0.28%) POSIX
15 6 (0.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 255 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 205 (9.46%) Replication
3 197 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 190 (8.76%) Management Information System
5 136 (6.27%) Clustering
6 102 (4.70%) Computer Science
7 59 (2.72%) Private Cloud
8 43 (1.98%) Fintech
8 43 (1.98%) Public Cloud
9 30 (1.38%) Client/Server
10 29 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
11 25 (1.15%) NHS
12 21 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
13 18 (0.83%) Driving Licence
13 18 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
13 18 (0.83%) Mobile App
13 18 (0.83%) User Experience
14 17 (0.78%) CESG
15 16 (0.74%) Grid Computing
15 16 (0.74%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 770 (35.52%) Windows
2 455 (20.99%) Windows Server
3 440 (20.30%) Linux
4 234 (10.79%) Unix
5 185 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 172 (7.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 82 (3.78%) Windows 7
8 78 (3.60%) Windows 10
9 72 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 62 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 55 (2.54%) CentOS
12 46 (2.12%) Solaris
13 44 (2.03%) Ubuntu
14 29 (1.34%) Windows 8
15 28 (1.29%) AIX
16 25 (1.15%) VMS
16 25 (1.15%) Windows XP
17 23 (1.06%) Debian
17 23 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
18 22 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 524 (24.17%) ITIL
2 464 (21.40%) Business Continuity
3 279 (12.87%) High Availability
4 233 (10.75%) Information Security
5 229 (10.56%) Project Management
6 226 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
7 213 (9.82%) Performance Tuning
8 210 (9.69%) Change Management
9 166 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
10 162 (7.47%) DevOps
11 161 (7.43%) Incident Management
11 161 (7.43%) Service Management
12 152 (7.01%) Migration
13 150 (6.92%) Problem Management
14 127 (5.86%) Data Protection
14 127 (5.86%) Service Delivery
15 126 (5.81%) Risk Management
16 124 (5.72%) BCP
17 119 (5.49%) Configuration Management
18 116 (5.35%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 607 (28.00%) SQL
2 228 (10.52%) PowerShell
3 157 (7.24%) T-SQL
4 130 (6.00%) Python
5 93 (4.29%) Bash Shell
6 92 (4.24%) Shell Script
7 84 (3.87%) Java
8 66 (3.04%) Perl
9 53 (2.44%) C#
10 49 (2.26%) JavaScript
11 47 (2.17%) PL/SQL
12 42 (1.94%) Ruby
13 41 (1.89%) C
14 25 (1.15%) VBScript
15 20 (0.92%) C++
16 19 (0.88%) PHP
16 19 (0.88%) VB
17 10 (0.46%) AWK
17 10 (0.46%) VBA
18 8 (0.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 289 (13.33%) Degree
2 264 (12.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 179 (8.26%) MCSE
4 167 (7.70%) Cisco Certification
5 134 (6.18%) CCNA
6 95 (4.38%) MCSA
7 94 (4.34%) Security Cleared
8 64 (2.95%) MCP
9 59 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
10 57 (2.63%) CISSP
11 56 (2.58%) DV Cleared
12 54 (2.49%) CCNP
12 54 (2.49%) SC Cleared
13 52 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
14 47 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 38 (1.75%) CISM
16 31 (1.43%) MCITP
17 29 (1.34%) MCTS
18 23 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
19 18 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (8.53%) SLA
2 149 (6.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 71 (3.27%) PCI DSS
4 60 (2.77%) GDPR
5 57 (2.63%) QA
6 34 (1.57%) ISO 9001
7 32 (1.48%) COBIT
8 25 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
9 24 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 17 (0.78%) Data Quality
11 15 (0.69%) ISO 22301
11 15 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 15 (0.69%) PMO
12 11 (0.51%) ISO 14001
12 11 (0.51%) Solvency II
13 9 (0.42%) JSP 440
14 8 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 6 (0.28%) COSO
15 6 (0.28%) SAS 70
16 4 (0.18%) BS25999
System Software
1 619 (28.55%) Active Directory
2 462 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 264 (12.18%) Hyper-V
4 119 (5.49%) vSphere
5 112 (5.17%) XenApp
6 102 (4.70%) Virtual Machines
7 84 (3.87%) VMware ESXi
8 75 (3.46%) Docker
9 71 (3.27%) Virtual Servers
10 38 (1.75%) NFS
11 29 (1.34%) XenServer
12 26 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
12 26 (1.20%) XenDesktop
13 24 (1.11%) Firmware
14 19 (0.88%) Ceph
15 16 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 14 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
17 12 (0.55%) iptables
17 12 (0.55%) Terminal Services
18 9 (0.42%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 147 (6.78%) SCCM
2 107 (4.94%) Puppet
3 75 (3.46%) SCOM
4 72 (3.32%) Ansible
5 71 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
6 55 (2.54%) Nagios
7 47 (2.17%) Kubernetes
8 45 (2.08%) vCenter Server
9 38 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
10 30 (1.38%) Terraform
11 29 (1.34%) EdgeSight
11 29 (1.34%) Failover Clustering
12 28 (1.29%) Backup Exec
13 26 (1.20%) Data Guard
13 26 (1.20%) NetBackup
13 26 (1.20%) WSUS
14 25 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
15 22 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 22 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 15 (0.69%) Mesos
Vendors
1 740 (34.13%) Microsoft
2 612 (28.23%) VMware
3 373 (17.20%) Cisco
4 275 (12.68%) Citrix
5 274 (12.64%) Oracle
6 139 (6.41%) HP
7 114 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 105 (4.84%) NetApp
9 77 (3.55%) Veeam
10 68 (3.14%) EMC
11 63 (2.91%) IBM
12 59 (2.72%) Avaya
12 59 (2.72%) SAP
13 58 (2.68%) Dell
14 41 (1.89%) CommVault
15 35 (1.61%) Google
16 32 (1.48%) Sybase
17 31 (1.43%) SolarWinds
18 30 (1.38%) Symantec
19 29 (1.34%) Juniper