Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 268 262
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6 -21
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2,113 2,223 2,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.35% 1.34% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.46% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,726 1,868 2,035
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.53% +0.35%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -1.10%

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 142,078 152,036 167,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.08% 91.53% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 113,972 120,821 141,154
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +18 871 £59,000 -1.67% 67
North of England +39 515 £44,000 -2.22% 61
South East -6 347 £47,500 +11.76% 33
North West +40 261 £45,000 - 22
Yorkshire +31 229 £40,000 -5.88% 35
Midlands +1 155 £40,000 -5.88% 27
East of England -53 142 £46,500 +3.33% 24
West Midlands +8 101 £40,000 - 17
South West -7 82 £42,500 - 22
East Midlands +2 54 £40,000 -11.11% 10
North East -4 25 £42,500 +30.77% 4
Disaster Recovery
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 867 (41.03%) Windows
2 784 (37.10%) Microsoft
3 648 (30.67%) SQL
4 597 (28.25%) Finance
4 597 (28.25%) VMware
5 590 (27.92%) Active Directory
6 559 (26.46%) SQL Server
7 544 (25.75%) Business Continuity
8 542 (25.65%) ITIL
9 502 (23.76%) Linux
10 497 (23.52%) Windows Server
11 438 (20.73%) Microsoft Azure
12 426 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
13 380 (17.98%) Firewall
14 360 (17.04%) High Availability
15 311 (14.72%) Cisco
16 303 (14.34%) Information Security
17 299 (14.15%) Degree
18 298 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
19 297 (14.06%) Office 365
20 288 (13.63%) Management Information System
21 280 (13.25%) DNS
22 272 (12.87%) PowerShell
23 265 (12.54%) Problem-Solving
24 262 (12.40%) SAN
25 258 (12.21%) Data Centre
26 244 (11.55%) MS Exchange
27 240 (11.36%) Oracle
28 232 (10.98%) Project Management
29 229 (10.84%) DevOps

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
1 244 (11.55%) MS Exchange
2 141 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 109 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 91 (4.31%) IIS
5 79 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 71 (3.36%) Skype for Business
7 57 (2.70%) WebLogic
8 47 (2.22%) OpenStack
9 44 (2.08%) WebSphere
10 40 (1.89%) Confluence
11 38 (1.80%) Apache
12 29 (1.37%) JBoss
13 22 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
14 19 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
15 17 (0.80%) Apache Spark
16 15 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 15 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
16 15 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.57%) SAS
18 11 (0.52%) MQSeries
Applications
1 111 (5.25%) Microsoft Office
2 64 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 56 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.14%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.047%) Abaqus
9 1 (0.047%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.047%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.047%) Maya
9 1 (0.047%) Revit
9 1 (0.047%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 21 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.76%) Documaker
3 9 (0.43%) Orchard Housing
4 8 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
6 6 (0.28%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 6 (0.28%) SAP MDG
6 6 (0.28%) SAP MM
6 6 (0.28%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.19%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.14%) Endur
8 3 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.14%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.14%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.095%) Magento
9 2 (0.095%) Maximo
9 2 (0.095%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.095%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 438 (20.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 298 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
3 297 (14.06%) Office 365
4 132 (6.25%) IaaS
5 91 (4.31%) SaaS
6 90 (4.26%) PaaS
7 62 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
8 39 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 39 (1.85%) GitHub
9 23 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
10 22 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
11 19 (0.90%) Mimecast
12 17 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
12 17 (0.80%) Amazon S3
12 17 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 16 (0.76%) OpenShift
14 14 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 12 (0.57%) G Suite
16 11 (0.52%) OneDrive
17 10 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 380 (17.98%) Firewall
2 280 (13.25%) DNS
3 262 (12.40%) SAN
4 222 (10.51%) WAN
5 221 (10.46%) LAN
6 202 (9.56%) VPN
7 190 (8.99%) TCP/IP
8 164 (7.76%) DHCP
9 145 (6.86%) Network Security
10 114 (5.40%) Wi-Fi
11 92 (4.35%) VoIP
12 89 (4.21%) Internet
13 81 (3.83%) NAS
14 77 (3.64%) Wireless
15 65 (3.08%) SSL
16 61 (2.89%) VLAN
17 49 (2.32%) Intrusion Detection
18 48 (2.27%) Skype
19 47 (2.22%) IPsec
20 37 (1.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 559 (26.46%) SQL Server
2 146 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 120 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 112 (5.30%) Oracle Database
5 103 (4.87%) Relational Database
6 93 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
7 85 (4.02%) MySQL
8 70 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 69 (3.27%) RDBMS
9 69 (3.27%) SQL Server 2016
10 65 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
11 54 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 47 (2.22%) MongoDB
13 42 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
14 35 (1.66%) NoSQL
15 33 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
16 31 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
17 30 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
17 30 (1.42%) Hadoop
17 30 (1.42%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 86 (4.07%) Git (software)
2 66 (3.12%) Jenkins
3 61 (2.89%) JIRA
4 29 (1.37%) Subversion
5 25 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 20 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 20 (0.95%) Gerrit
7 18 (0.85%) Bitbucket
8 16 (0.76%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.52%) Maven
9 11 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (0.38%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (0.33%) Selenium
13 6 (0.28%) GitLab
14 5 (0.24%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.24%) WebDriver
15 4 (0.19%) Vagrant
General
1 597 (28.25%) Finance
2 102 (4.83%) Banking
2 102 (4.83%) Legal
3 95 (4.50%) Retail
4 84 (3.98%) Telecoms
5 43 (2.04%) Games
6 40 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 34 (1.61%) Marketing
8 32 (1.51%) Advertising
9 22 (1.04%) Law
10 21 (0.99%) Front Office
11 15 (0.71%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.71%) Publishing
12 14 (0.66%) Billing
13 13 (0.62%) German Language
14 11 (0.52%) Back Office
14 11 (0.52%) French Language
15 9 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.38%) Swedish Language
17 6 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 310 (14.67%) DBA
2 281 (13.30%) Analyst
3 263 (12.45%) Administrator
4 183 (8.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 181 (8.57%) SQL DBA
6 167 (7.90%) IT Manager
7 103 (4.87%) Support Engineer
8 101 (4.78%) Architect
9 99 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
9 99 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
10 89 (4.21%) IT Analyst
11 83 (3.93%) Support Analyst
12 82 (3.88%) Developer
13 80 (3.79%) Security Analyst
14 71 (3.36%) SQL Server DBA
15 69 (3.27%) IT Engineer
16 68 (3.22%) Senior DBA
17 63 (2.98%) Security Manager
18 62 (2.93%) Consultant
18 62 (2.93%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (5.49%) Web Services
2 105 (4.97%) .NET
3 59 (2.79%) Middleware
4 39 (1.85%) LDAP
5 37 (1.75%) XML
6 36 (1.70%) SOAP
7 33 (1.56%) LAMP
8 30 (1.42%) ASP.NET
9 24 (1.14%) Node.js
10 23 (1.09%) HTML
11 22 (1.04%) .NET Framework
11 22 (1.04%) REST
12 20 (0.95%) Kafka
13 19 (0.90%) CSS
14 18 (0.85%) RESTful
15 16 (0.76%) YAML
16 15 (0.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 12 (0.57%) .NET Core
18 11 (0.52%) Ajax
18 11 (0.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 288 (13.63%) Management Information System
2 258 (12.21%) Data Centre
3 220 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
4 216 (10.22%) Replication
5 169 (8.00%) Clustering
6 133 (6.29%) Computer Science
7 89 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
8 78 (3.69%) Public Cloud
9 42 (1.99%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 42 (1.99%) Hybrid Cloud
10 39 (1.85%) Fintech
11 37 (1.75%) User Experience
12 32 (1.51%) Private Cloud
13 31 (1.47%) Driving Licence
14 30 (1.42%) Virtual Team
15 28 (1.33%) Client/Server
16 25 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
17 21 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
17 21 (0.99%) Mainframe
17 21 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 867 (41.03%) Windows
2 502 (23.76%) Linux
3 497 (23.52%) Windows Server
4 215 (10.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 187 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 176 (8.33%) Unix
7 145 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 96 (4.54%) Windows 10
9 80 (3.79%) Windows 7
10 59 (2.79%) CentOS
11 58 (2.74%) Android
12 46 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 43 (2.04%) Solaris
14 37 (1.75%) Ubuntu
15 33 (1.56%) AIX
16 23 (1.09%) Apple iOS
17 22 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
18 16 (0.76%) Windows XP
19 14 (0.66%) Debian
20 13 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 544 (25.75%) Business Continuity
2 542 (25.65%) ITIL
3 360 (17.04%) High Availability
4 303 (14.34%) Information Security
5 265 (12.54%) Problem-Solving
6 232 (10.98%) Project Management
7 229 (10.84%) DevOps
7 229 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 223 (10.55%) Performance Tuning
9 217 (10.27%) Agile Software Development
10 196 (9.28%) Migration
11 165 (7.81%) Capacity Planning
12 164 (7.76%) Change Management
13 158 (7.48%) Incident Management
14 157 (7.43%) Data Protection
15 155 (7.34%) Service Management
16 153 (7.24%) Mentoring
17 146 (6.91%) Risk Management
18 142 (6.72%) Problem Management
18 142 (6.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 648 (30.67%) SQL
2 272 (12.87%) PowerShell
3 161 (7.62%) Python
4 132 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 113 (5.35%) Bash Shell
6 110 (5.21%) Java
7 85 (4.02%) JavaScript
8 80 (3.79%) C#
9 77 (3.64%) Shell Script
10 64 (3.03%) Perl
11 52 (2.46%) PL/SQL
12 51 (2.41%) PHP
13 48 (2.27%) Ruby
14 30 (1.42%) VBScript
15 28 (1.33%) VB
16 20 (0.95%) VBA
17 14 (0.66%) C++
18 11 (0.52%) AWK
18 11 (0.52%) C
19 10 (0.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 299 (14.15%) Degree
2 156 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 133 (6.29%) CISSP
4 107 (5.06%) MCSE
5 79 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
6 68 (3.22%) MCSA
7 65 (3.08%) CCNA
8 59 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
9 58 (2.74%) CREST Certified
10 48 (2.27%) SANS
11 46 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 44 (2.08%) Security Cleared
13 43 (2.04%) CISM
14 42 (1.99%) CISA
15 33 (1.56%) SC Cleared
16 32 (1.51%) MCP
17 28 (1.33%) CCNP
18 27 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
19 22 (1.04%) CEH
20 20 (0.95%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (10.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 189 (8.94%) SLA
3 173 (8.19%) GDPR
4 130 (6.15%) PCI DSS
5 76 (3.60%) QA
6 45 (2.13%) COBIT
7 27 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 25 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
9 19 (0.90%) ISO 22301
10 15 (0.71%) PMO
11 10 (0.47%) ISO 9001
12 9 (0.43%) GCP
12 9 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 8 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 7 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
16 3 (0.14%) NIST 800
17 2 (0.095%) Solvency II
18 1 (0.047%) GPG13
18 1 (0.047%) IASME
System Software
1 590 (27.92%) Active Directory
2 426 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 184 (8.71%) Hyper-V
4 103 (4.87%) Docker
5 67 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
6 63 (2.98%) vSphere
7 62 (2.93%) Virtual Machines
8 44 (2.08%) Firmware
9 40 (1.89%) XenApp
10 35 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
11 27 (1.28%) Samba
12 21 (0.99%) NFS
12 21 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
13 20 (0.95%) iptables
13 20 (0.95%) Terminal Services
14 16 (0.76%) VirtualBox
15 15 (0.71%) XenDesktop
16 14 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 13 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
18 11 (0.52%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 148 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
2 129 (6.11%) Ansible
3 124 (5.87%) Puppet
4 112 (5.30%) SCCM
5 55 (2.60%) Failover Clustering
6 44 (2.08%) Kubernetes
7 43 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
8 40 (1.89%) SCOM
9 36 (1.70%) Terraform
10 31 (1.47%) Data Guard
11 29 (1.37%) WSUS
12 28 (1.33%) vCenter Server
13 27 (1.28%) vRealize
14 25 (1.18%) Nagios
15 23 (1.09%) AirWatch
15 23 (1.09%) NetBackup
16 21 (0.99%) Sysdig
17 18 (0.85%) Backup Exec
17 18 (0.85%) Rancher
18 16 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 784 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 597 (28.25%) VMware
3 311 (14.72%) Cisco
4 240 (11.36%) Oracle
5 189 (8.94%) Citrix
6 162 (7.67%) Red Hat
7 141 (6.67%) HP
8 96 (4.54%) Veeam
9 67 (3.17%) EMC
10 64 (3.03%) Dell
11 62 (2.93%) IBM
12 57 (2.70%) ServiceNow
13 56 (2.65%) Google
14 54 (2.56%) CheckPoint
15 53 (2.51%) NetApp
16 52 (2.46%) CommVault
17 49 (2.32%) Intel
18 47 (2.22%) SolarWinds
19 44 (2.08%) Avaya
20 38 (1.80%) BMC