The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 55 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 11 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.74% 0.51% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 0.58% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Median salary £42,500 £31,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.00% -43.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,123
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.44%  

Disaster Recovery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 350 342 392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 87.06% 87.92% 85.22%
Number of salaries quoted 320 283 330
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in Lancashire

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in Lancashire

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Lancashire over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in Lancashire

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 4 £45,000 -
Chorley +9 3 £25,000 -
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
Disaster Recovery
North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 14 (58.33%) VMware
3 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
4 13 (54.17%) Unix
5 12 (50.00%) Oracle
6 11 (45.83%) Solaris
6 11 (45.83%) LAN
6 11 (45.83%) WAN
6 11 (45.83%) Cisco
6 11 (45.83%) Firewall
6 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
7 7 (29.17%) Clustering
7 7 (29.17%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
10 4 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
10 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
10 4 (16.67%) High Availability
10 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
10 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
1 11 (45.83%) LAN
1 11 (45.83%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.33%) MySQL
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 14 (58.33%) Support Analyst
3 10 (41.67%) IT Analyst
3 10 (41.67%) IT Support
3 10 (41.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) DBA
4 4 (16.67%) MongoDB DBA
4 4 (16.67%) SQL DBA
5 3 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Clustering
2 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Unix
2 11 (45.83%) Solaris
3 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) AIX
8 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
1 4 (16.67%) High Availability
1 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.33%) Change Control
2 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.33%) Project Management
2 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (4.17%) Data Security
3 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) NVQ Level 4
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (12.50%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) Oracle
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Veritas
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Mitel
6 1 (4.17%) Panasonic
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec