Period
to 8 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England > Midlands
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 201 160 153
Rank change year-on-year -41 -7 +103
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 131 70 218
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.23% 1.46% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.57% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 119 62 182
10th Percentile £30,300 £29,474 £31,375
25th Percentile £38,750 £33,879 £35,859
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.76%
75th Percentile £58,750 £51,938 £51,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £68,845
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,005 4,451 10,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 93.64% 92.63% 92.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7,318 3,634 8,588
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,287
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in the Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in the Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the Midlands over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in the Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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
West Midlands -56 76 £45,000 +12.50% 24
East Midlands -42 53 £52,500 +31.25% 15
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 56 (42.75%) Windows
2 51 (38.93%) Microsoft
3 47 (35.88%) Windows Server
4 42 (32.06%) Azure
4 42 (32.06%) Active Directory
5 38 (29.01%) Microsoft 365
6 34 (25.95%) Business Continuity
7 32 (24.43%) SQL
8 30 (22.90%) Social Skills
9 26 (19.85%) WAN
9 26 (19.85%) DHCP
9 26 (19.85%) DNS
9 26 (19.85%) VMware
10 25 (19.08%) LAN
10 25 (19.08%) IaaS
11 24 (18.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 24 (18.32%) SAN
11 24 (18.32%) ITIL
12 23 (17.56%) PaaS
13 22 (16.79%) Data Centre
13 22 (16.79%) Windows Server 2019
13 22 (16.79%) SQL Server
14 21 (16.03%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (15.27%) Firewall
15 20 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (14.50%) DevOps
17 18 (13.74%) Mentoring
17 18 (13.74%) SaaS
17 18 (13.74%) Replication
18 17 (12.98%) Change Management

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 13 (9.92%) IIS
2 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Synapse
3 1 (0.76%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.76%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.76%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 42 (32.06%) Azure
2 38 (29.01%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (19.08%) IaaS
4 23 (17.56%) PaaS
5 18 (13.74%) SaaS
6 14 (10.69%) AWS
7 8 (6.11%) Google Workspace
7 8 (6.11%) Power Platform
8 4 (3.05%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (2.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (2.29%) AWS CloudTrail
9 3 (2.29%) Fivetran
9 3 (2.29%) Snowflake
10 2 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.76%) Amazon EKS
11 1 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.76%) Azure Stack
11 1 (0.76%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 1 (0.76%) Cohesity
11 1 (0.76%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.85%) DHCP
1 26 (19.85%) DNS
1 26 (19.85%) WAN
2 25 (19.08%) LAN
3 24 (18.32%) SAN
4 20 (15.27%) Firewall
5 17 (12.98%) Remote Desktop
6 11 (8.40%) Wireless
7 10 (7.63%) Network Security
8 9 (6.87%) VLAN
9 8 (6.11%) TCP/IP
10 7 (5.34%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (4.58%) VPN
12 5 (3.82%) MPLS
12 5 (3.82%) NAS
13 4 (3.05%) WLAN
14 3 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (2.29%) DMVPN
14 3 (2.29%) IKE
14 3 (2.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.11%) Power BI
4 7 (5.34%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.82%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2019
7 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.05%) MySQL
7 4 (3.05%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.05%) Tableau
8 3 (2.29%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.29%) Looker
8 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.53%) DTS
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) GitLab
1 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (22.90%) Social Skills
2 14 (10.69%) Presentation Skills
3 11 (8.40%) Finance
3 11 (8.40%) Retail
4 9 (6.87%) Influencing Skills
4 9 (6.87%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.34%) Games
6 7 (5.34%) Law
7 6 (4.58%) Back Office
8 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
9 4 (3.05%) Police
10 2 (1.53%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.76%) Automotive
11 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.76%) French Language
11 1 (0.76%) German Language
11 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (9.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (9.16%) IT Support
3 11 (8.40%) DBA
3 11 (8.40%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (7.63%) Analyst
4 10 (7.63%) Infrastructure Support
4 10 (7.63%) Server Engineer
4 10 (7.63%) Support Engineer
5 9 (6.87%) Consultant
6 8 (6.11%) Azure Consultant
6 8 (6.11%) Cloud Consultant
6 8 (6.11%) IT Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) IT Manager
7 7 (5.34%) Administrator
7 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Support Manager
7 7 (5.34%) Network Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Senior Server Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Support Manager
8 6 (4.58%) IT Technician
8 6 (4.58%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.58%) ARM Templates
2 5 (3.82%) .NET
2 5 (3.82%) Middleware
3 3 (2.29%) Web Services
4 2 (1.53%) XML
5 1 (0.76%) Ajax
5 1 (0.76%) jQuery
5 1 (0.76%) JSON
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.76%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.76%) SOAP
5 1 (0.76%) Spring
5 1 (0.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.79%) Data Centre
2 18 (13.74%) Replication
3 16 (12.21%) Clustering
4 13 (9.92%) Management Information System
5 10 (7.63%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.29%) User Experience
7 2 (1.53%) CCTV
7 2 (1.53%) Cyberattack
7 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.53%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.53%) NHS
7 2 (1.53%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.53%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.76%) FMCG
8 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.75%) Windows
2 47 (35.88%) Windows Server
3 22 (16.79%) Windows Server 2019
4 21 (16.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (9.92%) Linux
5 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2016
6 9 (6.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.58%) Windows 10
7 6 (4.58%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.05%) Android
8 4 (3.05%) Unix
9 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.76%) AIX
10 1 (0.76%) CentOS
10 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.95%) Business Continuity
2 24 (18.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 24 (18.32%) ITIL
3 20 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.50%) DevOps
5 18 (13.74%) Mentoring
6 17 (12.98%) Change Management
6 17 (12.98%) Patch Management
7 16 (12.21%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (11.45%) Risk Management
9 14 (10.69%) Project Delivery
9 14 (10.69%) Project Management
10 13 (9.92%) High Availability
11 11 (8.40%) CRM
11 11 (8.40%) Incident Management
12 10 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (7.63%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (7.63%) Server Management
12 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery
13 9 (6.87%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.43%) SQL
2 13 (9.92%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.87%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.82%) Python
5 4 (3.05%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.29%) C#
6 3 (2.29%) Java
7 2 (1.53%) C
7 2 (1.53%) C++
7 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.76%) Perl
8 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (7.63%) Degree
2 9 (6.87%) MCP
3 7 (5.34%) CCNA
3 7 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.34%) MCSE
3 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.58%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.82%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.82%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.29%) CRISC
7 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.53%) MCSA
8 1 (0.76%) CCNP
8 1 (0.76%) CISSP
8 1 (0.76%) MCITP
8 1 (0.76%) MCTS
8 1 (0.76%) MySQL Certification
8 1 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.40%) SLA
2 7 (5.34%) PMO
3 4 (3.05%) Accessibility
3 4 (3.05%) GDPR
3 4 (3.05%) ISO 22301
4 3 (2.29%) NIST 800
5 2 (1.53%) HL7
6 1 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.76%) GRC
6 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.76%) NIST
6 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (32.06%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.40%) vSphere
4 10 (7.63%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.82%) Docker
5 5 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (8.40%) Kubernetes
1 11 (8.40%) Terraform
2 9 (6.87%) WSUS
3 7 (5.34%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 7 (5.34%) Single Sign-On
4 6 (4.58%) SCCM
5 3 (2.29%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.29%) Opsgenie
6 2 (1.53%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.76%) Ansible
7 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.76%) Proxmox
7 1 (0.76%) Puppet
7 1 (0.76%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 51 (38.93%) Microsoft
2 26 (19.85%) VMware
3 17 (12.98%) Cisco
4 14 (10.69%) Dell
5 11 (8.40%) Citrix
6 9 (6.87%) SolarWinds
7 6 (4.58%) HP
7 6 (4.58%) Palo Alto
7 6 (4.58%) Veeam
8 5 (3.82%) ServiceNow
8 5 (3.82%) Zerto
9 4 (3.05%) Apple
9 4 (3.05%) Isilon
9 4 (3.05%) New Relic
9 4 (3.05%) Oracle
9 4 (3.05%) SAP
10 3 (2.29%) Google
10 3 (2.29%) Meraki
11 2 (1.53%) McAfee
11 2 (1.53%) Sophos