Period
to 24 September 2018

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

Disaster Recovery
England > London
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 279 284
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 862 891 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.26% 1.20% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.30% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 713 782 766
London median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,775 £38,750 £33,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% +0.90%

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 62,772 68,761 72,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.73% 92.77% 92.17%
Number of salaries quoted 50,262 52,679 62,538
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,575
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 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
Central London -46 137 £57,500 -8.73% 22
West London +20 64 £55,000 +4.76% 18
South London +5 29 £50,000 +33.33% 2
East London -23 23 £52,500 -12.50% 1
North London -1 11 £35,332 -11.67%
Disaster Recovery
England

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

1 353 (40.95%) Windows
2 295 (34.22%) Microsoft
3 278 (32.25%) SQL
4 275 (31.90%) Finance
5 261 (30.28%) Active Directory
6 254 (29.47%) SQL Server
7 223 (25.87%) VMware
8 220 (25.52%) Linux
9 215 (24.94%) ITIL
10 204 (23.67%) Business Continuity
11 203 (23.55%) Windows Server
12 200 (23.20%) Microsoft Azure
13 175 (20.30%) High Availability
14 161 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 146 (16.94%) Amazon AWS
16 140 (16.24%) Degree
17 137 (15.89%) Office 365
17 137 (15.89%) Firewall
18 134 (15.55%) PowerShell
19 126 (14.62%) DevOps
20 112 (12.99%) Project Management
21 111 (12.88%) SAN
22 109 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
23 107 (12.41%) MS Exchange
24 102 (11.83%) DNS
24 102 (11.83%) Citrix
24 102 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
25 100 (11.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 99 (11.48%) Cisco
27 97 (11.25%) Oracle

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
1 107 (12.41%) MS Exchange
2 66 (7.66%) SharePoint
3 58 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 54 (6.26%) IIS
5 44 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 36 (4.18%) Skype for Business
7 21 (2.44%) Confluence
8 18 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (2.09%) OpenStack
9 14 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (1.16%) Apache
12 9 (1.04%) CMS
12 9 (1.04%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2000
13 8 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
13 8 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.81%) Drupal
Applications
1 63 (7.31%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.23%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.12%) Maya
7 1 (0.12%) Revit
7 1 (0.12%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 9 (1.04%) Orchard Housing
2 7 (0.81%) Distributed Ledger
3 6 (0.70%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 6 (0.70%) SAP MDG
3 6 (0.70%) SAP MM
3 6 (0.70%) SAP SRM
4 5 (0.58%) Documaker
5 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.35%) Endur
5 3 (0.35%) IntelliMatch
5 3 (0.35%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.23%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.23%) Magento
6 2 (0.23%) Maximo
6 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 200 (23.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 146 (16.94%) Amazon AWS
3 137 (15.89%) Office 365
4 34 (3.94%) IaaS
5 31 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (3.13%) PaaS
6 27 (3.13%) SaaS
7 20 (2.32%) GitHub
8 18 (2.09%) AWS CloudFormation
8 18 (2.09%) Azure Active Directory
9 12 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (1.39%) OpenShift
10 10 (1.16%) OneDrive
11 7 (0.81%) G Suite
11 7 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.70%) Mimecast
13 5 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
16 2 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 137 (15.89%) Firewall
2 111 (12.88%) SAN
3 102 (11.83%) DNS
4 86 (9.98%) VPN
5 75 (8.70%) LAN
6 74 (8.58%) WAN
7 67 (7.77%) DHCP
8 57 (6.61%) TCP/IP
9 48 (5.57%) NAS
10 30 (3.48%) Wi-Fi
11 26 (3.02%) Skype
12 22 (2.55%) Wireless
13 21 (2.44%) VLAN
14 20 (2.32%) SNMP
15 19 (2.20%) VoIP
16 18 (2.09%) Network Security
17 17 (1.97%) SSL
18 16 (1.86%) BGP
18 16 (1.86%) Internet
18 16 (1.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (29.47%) SQL Server
2 77 (8.93%) Relational Database
3 76 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
4 66 (7.66%) Oracle Database
5 56 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (5.34%) RDBMS
6 46 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 44 (5.10%) MySQL
8 34 (3.94%) SQL Server 2016
9 28 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (3.25%) MongoDB
10 26 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (2.55%) SQL Server 2014
13 16 (1.86%) Azure SQL Database
14 15 (1.74%) Blockchain
15 14 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (1.39%) Oracle Exadata
16 12 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (4.64%) Git (software)
2 37 (4.29%) Jenkins
3 29 (3.36%) JIRA
4 28 (3.25%) Subversion
5 14 (1.62%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (1.04%) Gerrit
7 6 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (0.70%) GitLab
7 6 (0.70%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.70%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.58%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.46%) Maven
9 4 (0.46%) Selenium
9 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.35%) git-flow
10 3 (0.35%) Travis CI
10 3 (0.35%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.23%) CircleCI
11 2 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 275 (31.90%) Finance
2 75 (8.70%) Banking
3 42 (4.87%) Telecoms
4 40 (4.64%) Games
5 35 (4.06%) Investment Banking
6 26 (3.02%) Retail
7 21 (2.44%) Legal
8 20 (2.32%) Front Office
9 18 (2.09%) Marketing
10 13 (1.51%) Law
11 7 (0.81%) Advertising
12 6 (0.70%) Publishing
13 5 (0.58%) Back Office
14 4 (0.46%) French Language
14 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.35%) German Language
15 3 (0.35%) International Banking
15 3 (0.35%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.23%) Automotive
16 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 148 (17.17%) DBA
2 127 (14.73%) Administrator
3 88 (10.21%) Analyst
4 83 (9.63%) SQL DBA
5 82 (9.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 72 (8.35%) IT Manager
7 53 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
8 48 (5.57%) DevOps Engineer
9 47 (5.45%) Developer
10 42 (4.87%) Senior DBA
11 39 (4.52%) Support Engineer
12 38 (4.41%) Architect
13 36 (4.18%) Oracle DBA
13 36 (4.18%) SQL Server DBA
13 36 (4.18%) Support Analyst
14 32 (3.71%) Azure Engineer
14 32 (3.71%) Consultant
14 32 (3.71%) PostgreSQL DBA
15 31 (3.60%) Applications Support
16 28 (3.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (7.19%) Web Services
2 34 (3.94%) .NET
3 21 (2.44%) Middleware
4 18 (2.09%) SOAP
4 18 (2.09%) XML
5 17 (1.97%) LDAP
6 15 (1.74%) Kafka
6 15 (1.74%) LAMP
7 14 (1.62%) Node.js
8 11 (1.28%) .NET Framework
8 11 (1.28%) Flash
9 9 (1.04%) REST
10 8 (0.93%) Sinatra
11 7 (0.81%) ASP.NET
11 7 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (0.70%) CSS
12 6 (0.70%) HTML
12 6 (0.70%) JSON
12 6 (0.70%) SAPUI5
13 5 (0.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 102 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (11.14%) Replication
3 95 (11.02%) Clustering
4 92 (10.67%) Data Centre
5 79 (9.16%) Computer Science
6 78 (9.05%) Management Information System
7 45 (5.22%) Self-Motivation
8 38 (4.41%) Public Cloud
9 36 (4.18%) Fintech
10 25 (2.90%) User Experience
10 25 (2.90%) Virtual Team
11 18 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
12 17 (1.97%) Private Cloud
13 14 (1.62%) CMDB
13 14 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.62%) iPhone
14 11 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
15 10 (1.16%) EPoS
15 10 (1.16%) Hedge funds
16 9 (1.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 353 (40.95%) Windows
2 220 (25.52%) Linux
3 203 (23.55%) Windows Server
4 82 (9.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 76 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (8.70%) Unix
7 61 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 60 (6.96%) Windows 10
9 48 (5.57%) Windows 7
10 28 (3.25%) Android
11 22 (2.55%) CentOS
12 13 (1.51%) Oracle Linux
13 12 (1.39%) Solaris
14 11 (1.28%) Ubuntu
15 10 (1.16%) Apple iOS
15 10 (1.16%) Debian
15 10 (1.16%) FreeNAS
16 8 (0.93%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
17 7 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (24.94%) ITIL
2 204 (23.67%) Business Continuity
3 175 (20.30%) High Availability
4 126 (14.62%) DevOps
5 112 (12.99%) Project Management
6 109 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
7 100 (11.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 96 (11.14%) Capacity Planning
9 93 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
10 88 (10.21%) Performance Tuning
11 86 (9.98%) Information Security
12 75 (8.70%) Migration
13 69 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
13 69 (8.00%) Change Management
14 68 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
15 64 (7.42%) Proactive Monitoring
16 63 (7.31%) Configuration Management
16 63 (7.31%) Service Delivery
17 59 (6.84%) Cybersecurity
18 58 (6.73%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 278 (32.25%) SQL
2 134 (15.55%) PowerShell
3 91 (10.56%) Python
4 66 (7.66%) T-SQL
5 52 (6.03%) Bash Shell
6 39 (4.52%) C#
7 37 (4.29%) Java
8 31 (3.60%) PL/SQL
9 30 (3.48%) Perl
9 30 (3.48%) Ruby
10 25 (2.90%) PHP
11 24 (2.78%) Shell Script
12 22 (2.55%) JavaScript
12 22 (2.55%) VB
13 20 (2.32%) VBA
14 18 (2.09%) VBScript
15 8 (0.93%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.81%) Korn
17 6 (0.70%) Groovy
18 3 (0.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 140 (16.24%) Degree
2 62 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (4.99%) MCSE
4 38 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 33 (3.83%) MCSA
6 32 (3.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (2.44%) CISSP
9 19 (2.20%) CCNA
10 17 (1.97%) MCP
11 13 (1.51%) CISM
12 12 (1.39%) CISA
13 11 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.81%) CCNP
14 7 (0.81%) CISMP
14 7 (0.81%) ISACA
14 7 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (0.81%) MCITP
14 7 (0.81%) Security Cleared
14 7 (0.81%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.54%) SLA
2 53 (6.15%) QA
3 42 (4.87%) GDPR
4 37 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 35 (4.06%) PCI DSS
6 21 (2.44%) COBIT
7 11 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 5 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 4 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.35%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.23%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 261 (30.28%) Active Directory
2 161 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (6.73%) Hyper-V
4 57 (6.61%) Docker
5 28 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
6 24 (2.78%) vSphere
7 20 (2.32%) XenApp
8 19 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (1.97%) iptables
10 15 (1.74%) Firmware
11 14 (1.62%) Virtual Servers
12 11 (1.28%) NFS
12 11 (1.28%) Terminal Services
12 11 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
13 9 (1.04%) DFS Replication
14 8 (0.93%) XenDesktop
15 7 (0.81%) KVM
15 7 (0.81%) QEMU
16 5 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 88 (10.21%) Opscode Chef
2 86 (9.98%) Ansible
3 58 (6.73%) Puppet
4 40 (4.64%) SCCM
5 39 (4.52%) Kubernetes
6 36 (4.18%) Failover Clustering
7 18 (2.09%) Terraform
8 15 (1.74%) Data Guard
9 13 (1.51%) Microsoft Clustering
9 13 (1.51%) SCOM
10 12 (1.39%) Docker Swarm
11 11 (1.28%) WSUS
12 10 (1.16%) HP UCMDB
12 10 (1.16%) Nagios
12 10 (1.16%) Sysdig
13 9 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
14 8 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 7 (0.81%) AirWatch
15 7 (0.81%) Control-M
15 7 (0.81%) Rancher
Vendors
1 295 (34.22%) Microsoft
2 223 (25.87%) VMware
3 102 (11.83%) Citrix
4 99 (11.48%) Cisco
5 97 (11.25%) Oracle
6 72 (8.35%) HP
7 71 (8.24%) Red Hat
8 37 (4.29%) Dell
9 34 (3.94%) Google
9 34 (3.94%) ServiceNow
10 25 (2.90%) CommVault
11 24 (2.78%) IBM
12 20 (2.32%) NetApp
13 19 (2.20%) BMC
13 19 (2.20%) Veeam
14 18 (2.09%) AppDynamics
14 18 (2.09%) Mitel
14 18 (2.09%) Symantec
15 16 (1.86%) Avaya
15 16 (1.86%) Ivanti