Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 268 245
Rank change year-on-year +21 -23 -14
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 2,069 2,227 2,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.40% 1.32% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.44% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,672 1,877 2,090
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £79,875 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +3.19% -1.05%

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 135,685 154,643 159,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.66% 91.92% 91.28%
Number of salaries quoted 108,414 123,778 133,783
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +8 802 £59,000 +2.61% 74
North of England +59 527 £45,000 - 58
South East +9 386 £47,500 +11.76% 47
North West +98 317 £45,000 - 27
Yorkshire -4 192 £41,000 -2.38% 20
Midlands +5 129 £42,000 +5.00% 26
East of England -49 129 £46,500 +3.33% 26
South West +5 90 £50,000 +17.65% 19
West Midlands -1 72 £42,500 +13.33% 12
East Midlands +34 57 £40,000 -11.11% 14
North East +11 18 £39,500 -50.63% 11
Disaster Recovery
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 883 (42.68%) Windows
2 796 (38.47%) Microsoft
3 652 (31.51%) SQL
4 625 (30.21%) VMware
5 589 (28.47%) Finance
6 587 (28.37%) Business Continuity
7 516 (24.94%) ITIL
8 512 (24.75%) Linux
9 507 (24.50%) Active Directory
10 489 (23.63%) SQL Server
11 458 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 442 (21.36%) Windows Server
13 438 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
14 370 (17.88%) Information Security
15 365 (17.64%) Cisco
16 360 (17.40%) Firewall
17 334 (16.14%) Office 365
18 317 (15.32%) Management Information System
19 309 (14.93%) High Availability
20 278 (13.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 274 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
22 266 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
23 253 (12.23%) Degree
24 252 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
25 247 (11.94%) LAN
26 245 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
27 242 (11.70%) GDPR
28 239 (11.55%) PowerShell
29 236 (11.41%) Data Protection
30 235 (11.36%) SAN

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
1 159 (7.68%) MS Exchange
2 137 (6.62%) SharePoint
3 85 (4.11%) Skype for Business
4 83 (4.01%) IIS
5 71 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 51 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (1.69%) Apache
8 31 (1.50%) WebLogic
9 30 (1.45%) JBoss
10 26 (1.26%) OpenStack
11 24 (1.16%) CMS
11 24 (1.16%) WebSphere
12 20 (0.97%) Tomcat
13 19 (0.92%) Confluence
14 16 (0.77%) Apache Spark
15 14 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (0.63%) MQSeries
17 12 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
17 12 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
17 12 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 113 (5.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 96 (4.64%) Microsoft Office
3 53 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.048%) Abaqus
7 1 (0.048%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.048%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.048%) Mathcad
7 1 (0.048%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.048%) Stata
7 1 (0.048%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 27 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.34%) Distributed Ledger
4 7 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.34%) Orchard Housing
4 7 (0.34%) Visualfiles
5 6 (0.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 6 (0.29%) Salerio
5 6 (0.29%) SAP MDG
5 6 (0.29%) SAP MM
5 6 (0.29%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.19%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.14%) HFM
7 3 (0.14%) ResourceLink
7 3 (0.14%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.097%) Magento
8 2 (0.097%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.048%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 438 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 334 (16.14%) Office 365
3 274 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
4 118 (5.70%) IaaS
5 116 (5.61%) SaaS
6 89 (4.30%) PaaS
7 71 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
8 42 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
9 39 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
10 38 (1.84%) Mimecast
11 36 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
12 33 (1.59%) GitHub
13 23 (1.11%) OpenShift
14 18 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 15 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
16 12 (0.58%) Amazon S3
17 10 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 9 (0.43%) Serverless
19 8 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
19 8 (0.39%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 360 (17.40%) Firewall
2 247 (11.94%) LAN
3 235 (11.36%) SAN
4 228 (11.02%) WAN
5 222 (10.73%) DNS
6 218 (10.54%) Network Security
7 174 (8.41%) VPN
8 161 (7.78%) TCP/IP
9 158 (7.64%) Wi-Fi
10 126 (6.09%) DHCP
11 84 (4.06%) Wireless
12 80 (3.87%) Internet
13 73 (3.53%) VoIP
14 71 (3.43%) NAS
15 66 (3.19%) VLAN
16 49 (2.37%) Skype
17 39 (1.88%) SSL
18 38 (1.84%) Fibre Channel
18 38 (1.84%) Intrusion Detection
19 36 (1.74%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 489 (23.63%) SQL Server
2 140 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 139 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 93 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 80 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
6 68 (3.29%) MySQL
7 67 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 67 (3.24%) SQL Server 2016
8 66 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
8 66 (3.19%) Oracle Database
9 62 (3.00%) RDBMS
10 52 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 49 (2.37%) NoSQL
12 46 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
13 40 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
14 28 (1.35%) MongoDB
15 26 (1.26%) DB2
15 26 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
16 25 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
17 23 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 86 (4.16%) Jenkins
2 68 (3.29%) Git (software)
3 38 (1.84%) JIRA
4 24 (1.16%) Subversion
5 17 (0.82%) Visual Studio
6 16 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (0.77%) Maven
7 15 (0.72%) Bitbucket
8 12 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
9 11 (0.53%) Cucumber
10 10 (0.48%) git-flow
11 9 (0.43%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.43%) Travis CI
12 8 (0.39%) CircleCI
12 8 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (0.29%) GitLab
13 6 (0.29%) Hudson
13 6 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 589 (28.47%) Finance
2 172 (8.31%) Legal
3 101 (4.88%) Retail
4 95 (4.59%) Banking
5 85 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 61 (2.95%) Marketing
7 38 (1.84%) Games
7 38 (1.84%) Law
8 37 (1.79%) Investment Banking
9 24 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.06%) Billing
11 19 (0.92%) French Language
12 18 (0.87%) Back Office
13 16 (0.77%) German Language
14 15 (0.72%) Publishing
15 13 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.58%) Advertising
17 11 (0.53%) Swedish Language
18 10 (0.48%) Electronics
19 9 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 341 (16.48%) Analyst
2 292 (14.11%) DBA
3 222 (10.73%) Administrator
4 192 (9.28%) SQL DBA
5 174 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 160 (7.73%) IT Manager
7 149 (7.20%) IT Analyst
7 149 (7.20%) Security Analyst
8 128 (6.19%) Senior Analyst
9 112 (5.41%) IT Security Analyst
10 111 (5.36%) Architect
11 105 (5.07%) Senior Security Analyst
12 103 (4.98%) Senior IT Security Analyst
13 95 (4.59%) DevOps Engineer
14 88 (4.25%) SQL Server DBA
15 81 (3.91%) Security Manager
16 78 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
17 75 (3.62%) Support Analyst
18 74 (3.58%) Support Engineer
19 70 (3.38%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (5.36%) .NET
2 77 (3.72%) Web Services
3 47 (2.27%) Middleware
4 39 (1.88%) LDAP
5 29 (1.40%) Node.js
6 23 (1.11%) ASP.NET
7 21 (1.01%) REST
7 21 (1.01%) SOAP
7 21 (1.01%) XML
8 20 (0.97%) LAMP
9 19 (0.92%) .NET Framework
10 18 (0.87%) HTML
11 16 (0.77%) Kafka
12 14 (0.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 13 (0.63%) EDI
13 13 (0.63%) Spring
14 12 (0.58%) Flash
14 12 (0.58%) Java EE
15 11 (0.53%) EJB 3.0
15 11 (0.53%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 317 (15.32%) Management Information System
2 266 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
3 228 (11.02%) Data Centre
4 178 (8.60%) Replication
5 148 (7.15%) Clustering
6 100 (4.83%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 89 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
8 73 (3.53%) Public Cloud
9 54 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
10 52 (2.51%) User Experience
11 40 (1.93%) Fintech
12 31 (1.50%) Virtual Team
13 30 (1.45%) CESG
14 29 (1.40%) Client/Server
14 29 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
14 29 (1.40%) PKI
15 23 (1.11%) Data Structures
15 23 (1.11%) Private Cloud
16 19 (0.92%) CMDB
16 19 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 883 (42.68%) Windows
2 512 (24.75%) Linux
3 442 (21.36%) Windows Server
4 197 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 189 (9.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 135 (6.52%) Unix
7 125 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 99 (4.78%) Windows 10
9 83 (4.01%) Windows 7
10 49 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 39 (1.88%) AIX
12 36 (1.74%) CentOS
13 33 (1.59%) Ubuntu
14 26 (1.26%) Solaris
15 21 (1.01%) Android
16 20 (0.97%) Apple iOS
17 18 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
18 11 (0.53%) Debian
18 11 (0.53%) Mac OS X
18 11 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 587 (28.37%) Business Continuity
2 516 (24.94%) ITIL
3 370 (17.88%) Information Security
4 309 (14.93%) High Availability
5 252 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
6 245 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
7 236 (11.41%) Data Protection
8 223 (10.78%) DevOps
9 220 (10.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 215 (10.39%) Mentoring
11 212 (10.25%) Service Management
12 198 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
13 192 (9.28%) Project Management
14 179 (8.65%) Incident Management
14 179 (8.65%) Migration
15 167 (8.07%) Vulnerability Management
16 164 (7.93%) Change Management
17 149 (7.20%) Risk Management
18 148 (7.15%) IT Strategy
19 147 (7.10%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 652 (31.51%) SQL
2 239 (11.55%) PowerShell
3 158 (7.64%) Python
4 115 (5.56%) Java
5 107 (5.17%) T-SQL
6 99 (4.78%) Bash Shell
7 69 (3.33%) C#
8 60 (2.90%) Shell Script
9 59 (2.85%) Perl
10 58 (2.80%) JavaScript
11 47 (2.27%) Ruby
12 45 (2.17%) PHP
13 44 (2.13%) PL/SQL
14 28 (1.35%) VB
15 22 (1.06%) C++
16 21 (1.01%) VBScript
17 16 (0.77%) C
18 14 (0.68%) AWK
18 14 (0.68%) Scala
19 12 (0.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 253 (12.23%) Degree
2 197 (9.52%) CISSP
3 143 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 127 (6.14%) CREST Certified
5 111 (5.36%) SANS
6 95 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
7 94 (4.54%) MCSE
8 70 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 66 (3.19%) CCNA
10 53 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
11 52 (2.51%) MCSA
12 49 (2.37%) CISA
13 48 (2.32%) Security Cleared
14 46 (2.22%) CISM
15 41 (1.98%) CCNP
16 32 (1.55%) SC Cleared
17 31 (1.50%) DV Cleared
17 31 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
18 27 (1.30%) AWS Certification
19 24 (1.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 278 (13.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 242 (11.70%) GDPR
3 182 (8.80%) PCI DSS
4 151 (7.30%) SLA
5 70 (3.38%) QA
6 39 (1.88%) Cyber Essentials
7 30 (1.45%) COBIT
8 27 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 25 (1.21%) PMO
10 15 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 14 (0.68%) ISO 22301
12 12 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 11 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 7 (0.34%) ISO 9001
15 4 (0.19%) HIPAA
15 4 (0.19%) NIST 800
16 2 (0.097%) Data Quality
16 2 (0.097%) Solvency II
17 1 (0.048%) FINRA
17 1 (0.048%) GPG13
System Software
1 507 (24.50%) Active Directory
2 458 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 177 (8.55%) Hyper-V
4 111 (5.36%) Docker
5 58 (2.80%) vSphere
6 55 (2.66%) VMware ESXi
7 50 (2.42%) XenApp
8 42 (2.03%) Virtual Machines
9 31 (1.50%) Firmware
9 31 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
10 27 (1.30%) XenDesktop
11 24 (1.16%) Terminal Services
12 23 (1.11%) NFS
13 18 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
14 16 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
15 14 (0.68%) GPFS
16 13 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 12 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
18 8 (0.39%) VMware Server
19 7 (0.34%) Samba
Systems Management
1 136 (6.57%) Ansible
2 128 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
3 119 (5.75%) Puppet
3 119 (5.75%) SCCM
4 69 (3.33%) Kubernetes
5 54 (2.61%) SCOM
6 49 (2.37%) Terraform
7 33 (1.59%) Data Guard
7 33 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
8 32 (1.55%) Microsoft Clustering
9 21 (1.01%) WSUS
10 20 (0.97%) AirWatch
10 20 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 19 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
11 19 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
12 18 (0.87%) NetBackup
13 17 (0.82%) vCenter Server
13 17 (0.82%) vRealize
14 15 (0.72%) SCOrch
15 13 (0.63%) Packer
Vendors
1 796 (38.47%) Microsoft
2 625 (30.21%) VMware
3 365 (17.64%) Cisco
4 201 (9.71%) Oracle
5 181 (8.75%) Citrix
6 142 (6.86%) Red Hat
7 105 (5.07%) HP
8 81 (3.91%) Dell
9 70 (3.38%) NetApp
10 59 (2.85%) EMC
10 59 (2.85%) Veeam
11 52 (2.51%) Google
12 50 (2.42%) CheckPoint
12 50 (2.42%) IBM
13 45 (2.17%) SolarWinds
14 42 (2.03%) Juniper
15 36 (1.74%) Mitel
15 36 (1.74%) ServiceNow
16 35 (1.69%) Avaya
17 33 (1.59%) CommVault