Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 271 276 285
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 693 859 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.27% 1.27% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.37% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 540 716 802
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £81,125
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 50,928 62,857 69,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.12% 92.59% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 40,983 50,533 53,489
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in London

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in London

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in London over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in London

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the London region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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
Central London +8 129 £60,000 +9.09% 27
West London -16 30 £51,000 -7.27% 23
East London +36 24 £77,500 +47.62% 8
South London -14 21 £55,000 +15.79% 7
North London -3 6 £57,500 +62.74% 2
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 255 (36.80%) Windows
2 250 (36.08%) Finance
3 216 (31.17%) Business Continuity
4 211 (30.45%) Microsoft
5 188 (27.13%) SQL
6 183 (26.41%) Linux
7 162 (23.38%) Active Directory
7 162 (23.38%) VMware
8 145 (20.92%) AWS
9 140 (20.20%) Office 365
10 132 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 127 (18.33%) High Availability
12 124 (17.89%) Degree
12 124 (17.89%) Problem-Solving
13 121 (17.46%) Azure
14 120 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 116 (16.74%) ITIL
16 113 (16.31%) DNS
17 112 (16.16%) Windows Server
18 108 (15.58%) Change Management
19 105 (15.15%) Cisco
20 103 (14.86%) DevOps
20 103 (14.86%) Data Centre
21 97 (14.00%) Firewall
22 91 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
22 91 (13.13%) PowerShell
23 90 (12.99%) Cybersecurity
24 85 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
25 83 (11.98%) Opscode Chef
26 79 (11.40%) Ansible

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 51 (7.36%) SharePoint
2 38 (5.48%) MS Exchange
3 28 (4.04%) IIS
4 24 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.30%) Skype for Business
8 8 (1.15%) Apache
9 7 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.87%) Confluence
10 6 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.72%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.58%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.58%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.43%) nginx
13 3 (0.43%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.29%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 40 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.29%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.15%) Loan IQ
2 7 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.43%) SnowdropKCS
5 1 (0.14%) iTrent
5 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 145 (20.92%) AWS
2 140 (20.20%) Office 365
3 121 (17.46%) Azure
4 52 (7.50%) IaaS
5 50 (7.22%) SaaS
6 30 (4.33%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (4.04%) GCP
8 23 (3.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 21 (3.03%) OneDrive
10 20 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (2.74%) GitHub
12 18 (2.60%) PaaS
12 18 (2.60%) Power Platform
13 14 (2.02%) Amazon S3
13 14 (2.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 13 (1.88%) Serverless
15 12 (1.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 12 (1.73%) PowerApps
16 10 (1.44%) AWS Lambda
17 9 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 113 (16.31%) DNS
2 97 (14.00%) Firewall
3 68 (9.81%) DHCP
4 66 (9.52%) SAN
5 48 (6.93%) VPN
6 44 (6.35%) WAN
7 43 (6.20%) LAN
7 43 (6.20%) Network Security
8 39 (5.63%) TCP/IP
9 24 (3.46%) Internet
10 23 (3.32%) HTTP
11 20 (2.89%) MPLS
12 19 (2.74%) BGP
13 17 (2.45%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (2.45%) SNMP
14 16 (2.31%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (2.02%) EIGRP
15 14 (2.02%) VLAN
16 13 (1.88%) IPsec
16 13 (1.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 52 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 49 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
4 45 (6.49%) Relational Database
5 41 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (4.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 34 (4.91%) SQL Server 2016
9 30 (4.33%) RDBMS
10 29 (4.18%) Oracle Database
11 24 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (3.03%) MySQL
13 19 (2.74%) Oracle Exadata
14 17 (2.45%) Redis
15 16 (2.31%) Big Data
15 16 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
16 14 (2.02%) OLAP
16 14 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (1.88%) JIRA
2 12 (1.73%) TeamCity
3 10 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (1.30%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.87%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.87%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.72%) Subversion
7 4 (0.58%) GitLab
7 4 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.29%) LINQPad
10 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.14%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.14%) git-flow
10 1 (0.14%) Hudson
10 1 (0.14%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.14%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.14%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.14%) VersionOne
General
1 250 (36.08%) Finance
2 68 (9.81%) Banking
3 31 (4.47%) Law
4 27 (3.90%) Legal
5 25 (3.61%) Public Sector
6 19 (2.74%) Retail
7 17 (2.45%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.30%) German Language
9 8 (1.15%) Billing
10 7 (1.01%) Back Office
10 7 (1.01%) French Language
10 7 (1.01%) Marketing
10 7 (1.01%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.72%) Local Government
12 4 (0.58%) Games
13 3 (0.43%) Advertising
13 3 (0.43%) Publishing
14 2 (0.29%) Front Office
14 2 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (14.57%) DBA
2 81 (11.69%) Administrator
3 59 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 58 (8.37%) SQL DBA
5 53 (7.65%) Analyst
5 53 (7.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 52 (7.50%) Consultant
7 38 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
8 34 (4.91%) IT Manager
8 34 (4.91%) Security Consultant
9 32 (4.62%) Architect
10 31 (4.47%) Senior DevOps
10 31 (4.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 29 (4.18%) Network Engineer
12 28 (4.04%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 27 (3.90%) Developer
14 24 (3.46%) Oracle DBA
15 23 (3.32%) Compliance Specialist
15 23 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
16 22 (3.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (6.93%) .NET
2 47 (6.78%) Web Services
3 23 (3.32%) Node.js
4 22 (3.17%) Middleware
5 17 (2.45%) Flash
5 17 (2.45%) Kafka
6 16 (2.31%) ASP.NET
7 14 (2.02%) LAMP
7 14 (2.02%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (2.02%) XML
8 10 (1.44%) LDAP
9 8 (1.15%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.01%) RESTful
11 6 (0.87%) JSON
12 4 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
12 4 (0.58%) IBM Integration Bus
12 4 (0.58%) SOAP
13 3 (0.43%) AngularJS
13 3 (0.43%) HTML
14 2 (0.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 103 (14.86%) Data Centre
2 85 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (7.50%) Clustering
4 50 (7.22%) Management Information System
5 39 (5.63%) Public Cloud
6 37 (5.34%) Replication
7 18 (2.60%) Private Cloud
8 17 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
10 13 (1.88%) Algorithms
11 10 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 10 (1.44%) User Experience
12 9 (1.30%) CMDB
13 8 (1.15%) Virtual Team
14 7 (1.01%) Blog
14 7 (1.01%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.87%) Fat Client
15 6 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
15 6 (0.87%) Thin Client
15 6 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 255 (36.80%) Windows
2 183 (26.41%) Linux
3 112 (16.16%) Windows Server
4 43 (6.20%) Unix
4 43 (6.20%) Windows 10
5 32 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (2.02%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.88%) Windows 7
8 13 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.73%) Ubuntu
10 7 (1.01%) CentOS
10 7 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.43%) Android
11 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.29%) Debian
12 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.29%) Solaris
12 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (31.17%) Business Continuity
2 127 (18.33%) High Availability
3 124 (17.89%) Problem-Solving
4 116 (16.74%) ITIL
5 108 (15.58%) Change Management
6 103 (14.86%) DevOps
7 91 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
8 90 (12.99%) Cybersecurity
9 76 (10.97%) Project Management
10 74 (10.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 71 (10.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 67 (9.67%) Migration
13 64 (9.24%) Data Protection
14 62 (8.95%) Performance Tuning
15 58 (8.37%) Configuration Management
15 58 (8.37%) Technical Leadership
16 54 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
17 52 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
17 52 (7.50%) Service Management
18 50 (7.22%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 188 (27.13%) SQL
2 91 (13.13%) PowerShell
3 59 (8.51%) Bash Shell
4 51 (7.36%) Python
5 44 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 40 (5.77%) C#
7 33 (4.76%) Java
8 22 (3.17%) Go
9 19 (2.74%) JavaScript
9 19 (2.74%) VBA
10 18 (2.60%) Ruby
11 14 (2.02%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.44%) PHP
13 9 (1.30%) VBScript
14 8 (1.15%) VB
14 8 (1.15%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.01%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.72%) Korn
16 5 (0.72%) Perl
16 5 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 124 (17.89%) Degree
2 59 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (7.50%) CISSP
4 46 (6.64%) MCSE
5 42 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (5.05%) CCNA
7 31 (4.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
9 23 (3.32%) CISM
10 16 (2.31%) Security Cleared
11 14 (2.02%) MCSA
12 12 (1.73%) CCNP
12 12 (1.73%) CEH
13 11 (1.59%) AWS Certification
13 11 (1.59%) CISA
14 10 (1.44%) CRISC
14 10 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.15%) GSEC
15 8 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
16 7 (1.01%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (8.08%) SLA
2 26 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (3.32%) QA
4 18 (2.60%) GDPR
5 12 (1.73%) NIST
6 10 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 8 (1.15%) ISO 22301
8 7 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
8 7 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 7 (1.01%) ISO 31000
8 7 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 7 (1.01%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.43%) COBIT
9 3 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.43%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.29%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.29%) RMADS
11 1 (0.14%) ITGC
11 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 162 (23.38%) Active Directory
2 120 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (9.24%) Docker
4 41 (5.92%) vSphere
5 30 (4.33%) XenApp
6 19 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
8 17 (2.45%) Firmware
9 16 (2.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 15 (2.16%) Hyper-V
11 12 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
11 12 (1.73%) XenDesktop
12 9 (1.30%) etcd
13 4 (0.58%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.58%) vCloud
13 4 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.43%) KVM
14 3 (0.43%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.29%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 83 (11.98%) Opscode Chef
2 79 (11.40%) Ansible
3 76 (10.97%) Puppet
4 57 (8.23%) SCCM
5 47 (6.78%) Kubernetes
6 32 (4.62%) Terraform
7 19 (2.74%) Data Guard
8 17 (2.45%) Nagios
9 16 (2.31%) Consul
10 12 (1.73%) Istio
10 12 (1.73%) linkerd
10 12 (1.73%) SCOM
11 10 (1.44%) EdgeSight
11 10 (1.44%) Grafana
12 9 (1.30%) WSUS
13 8 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
13 8 (1.15%) Kibana
13 8 (1.15%) Prometheus
14 7 (1.01%) WMI
15 6 (0.87%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 211 (30.45%) Microsoft
2 162 (23.38%) VMware
3 105 (15.15%) Cisco
4 64 (9.24%) Oracle
5 55 (7.94%) Citrix
6 44 (6.35%) WorldPay
7 37 (5.34%) HP
8 34 (4.91%) Red Hat
9 24 (3.46%) NetApp
10 21 (3.03%) EMC
11 20 (2.89%) Dell
12 19 (2.74%) Nimble Storage
12 19 (2.74%) Symantec
13 16 (2.31%) SolarWinds
14 15 (2.16%) AppDynamics
14 15 (2.16%) CheckPoint
14 15 (2.16%) Meraki
15 14 (2.02%) EqualLogic
15 14 (2.02%) Google
16 12 (1.73%) SaltStack