Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 182 186
Rank change year-on-year -59 +4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 164 292 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.06% 1.61% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.81% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 137 267 251
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,750 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.53% +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 13716 16147 16392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.82% 89.02% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11166 12662 13421
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,333 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in the Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in the Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -17 117 £37,500 -5.06% 6
East Midlands -52 46 £45,000 +4.65% 10
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 77 (46.95%) Windows
2 71 (43.29%) Microsoft
3 56 (34.15%) Firewall
4 53 (32.32%) Active Directory
5 51 (31.10%) VMware
6 49 (29.88%) ITIL
6 49 (29.88%) Windows Server
7 44 (26.83%) Business Continuity
8 37 (22.56%) SQL Server
9 36 (21.95%) SQL
9 36 (21.95%) Finance
10 35 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (20.12%) SAN
12 31 (18.90%) MS Exchange
13 30 (18.29%) LAN
14 27 (16.46%) WAN
14 27 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
15 25 (15.24%) PRINCE2
15 25 (15.24%) Linux
16 24 (14.63%) Project Management
17 23 (14.02%) vSphere
18 22 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (12.80%) Management Information System
19 21 (12.80%) SLA
19 21 (12.80%) Hyper-V
20 20 (12.20%) Data Centre
20 20 (12.20%) Cisco
21 19 (11.59%) CCNA
21 19 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
21 19 (11.59%) VoIP

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 31 (18.90%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.15%) Apache
3 11 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (6.10%) Tomcat
5 9 (5.49%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.27%) Skype for Business
6 7 (4.27%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (3.05%) JBoss
9 4 (2.44%) CloudStack
9 4 (2.44%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.44%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.83%) SAS
11 2 (1.22%) CMS
11 2 (1.22%) Drupal
11 2 (1.22%) IIS
11 2 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.22%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.22%) CATIA
4 2 (1.22%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) ENOVIA
1 2 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.37%) Office 365
2 16 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.22%) GitHub
5 2 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.22%) IaaS
5 2 (1.22%) Linode
6 1 (0.61%) G Suite
6 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 56 (34.15%) Firewall
2 33 (20.12%) SAN
3 30 (18.29%) LAN
4 27 (16.46%) WAN
5 19 (11.59%) VoIP
6 15 (9.15%) DNS
7 14 (8.54%) DHCP
8 11 (6.71%) SSL
9 9 (5.49%) IPsec
9 9 (5.49%) MPLS
10 7 (4.27%) ISDN
10 7 (4.27%) VLAN
11 6 (3.66%) NAS
12 5 (3.05%) VPN
13 4 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (2.44%) DMZ
13 4 (2.44%) TCP/IP
14 3 (1.83%) PBX
14 3 (1.83%) Unified Communications
15 2 (1.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (6.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (5.49%) MySQL
4 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.44%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.83%) KDB
6 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.22%) DB2
7 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.22%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (1.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (3.66%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.05%) TeamCity
3 4 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.44%) Maven
3 4 (2.44%) Subversion
4 3 (1.83%) JIRA
5 2 (1.22%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.22%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.22%) JUnit
5 2 (1.22%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.22%) Mockito
5 2 (1.22%) PEAR
5 2 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
General
1 36 (21.95%) Finance
2 15 (9.15%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.93%) Retail
4 7 (4.27%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.05%) Banking
5 5 (3.05%) Law
6 4 (2.44%) Front Office
6 4 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.83%) Back Office
7 3 (1.83%) Billing
7 3 (1.83%) Legal
8 2 (1.22%) Electronics
8 2 (1.22%) Marketing
9 1 (0.61%) Automotive
9 1 (0.61%) Games
9 1 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 36 (21.95%) Analyst
2 18 (10.98%) IT Manager
3 17 (10.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (9.76%) Support Analyst
5 12 (7.32%) Administrator
6 11 (6.71%) DBA
7 10 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (6.10%) Consultant
7 10 (6.10%) Support Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) IT Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (4.88%) Applications Support
10 7 (4.27%) Business Manager
10 7 (4.27%) IT Support
10 7 (4.27%) Service Manager
10 7 (4.27%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (4.27%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.66%) Security Specialist
12 5 (3.05%) Business Continuity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.88%) .NET
2 4 (2.44%) Hibernate
2 4 (2.44%) Java SE
2 4 (2.44%) JPA
2 4 (2.44%) LAMP
2 4 (2.44%) Spring
3 3 (1.83%) JMS
3 3 (1.83%) Web Services
4 2 (1.22%) EDI
4 2 (1.22%) Java RMI
4 2 (1.22%) JDBC
4 2 (1.22%) JSP
4 2 (1.22%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (1.22%) OSGi
4 2 (1.22%) REST
4 2 (1.22%) Servlets
4 2 (1.22%) SOAP
4 2 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.80%) Management Information System
2 20 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 15 (9.15%) Clustering
4 14 (8.54%) Replication
5 13 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.27%) Handset
7 6 (3.66%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.66%) Fat Client
7 6 (3.66%) Thin Client
8 4 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.22%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.22%) Blog
9 2 (1.22%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Derivative
10 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.61%) Equities
10 1 (0.61%) Fintech
10 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 77 (46.95%) Windows
2 49 (29.88%) Windows Server
3 25 (15.24%) Linux
4 17 (10.37%) Unix
5 14 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.71%) Windows 7
7 10 (6.10%) Windows 10
8 7 (4.27%) CentOS
8 7 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.66%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.83%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (1.83%) HPUX
10 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.83%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.22%) AIX
11 2 (1.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (29.88%) ITIL
2 44 (26.83%) Business Continuity
3 25 (15.24%) PRINCE2
4 24 (14.63%) Project Management
5 22 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (11.59%) Business Continuity Planning
7 17 (10.37%) Information Security
8 16 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (9.15%) IT Strategy
10 14 (8.54%) High Availability
11 13 (7.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (7.32%) BCP
12 12 (7.32%) ISMS
13 11 (6.71%) Performance Management
13 11 (6.71%) Security Management
14 10 (6.10%) Change Management
14 10 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (6.10%) DevOps
15 9 (5.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.95%) SQL
2 17 (10.37%) Shell Script
3 15 (9.15%) PowerShell
4 12 (7.32%) Bash Shell
5 9 (5.49%) Java
6 6 (3.66%) Python
6 6 (3.66%) Ruby
7 4 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.83%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 3 (1.83%) PHP
9 2 (1.22%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.61%) C
10 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.61%) VB
10 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (11.59%) CCNA
2 19 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (9.76%) MCSE
4 12 (7.32%) Degree
5 7 (4.27%) MCSA
6 5 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.44%) CCNP
7 4 (2.44%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.83%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.22%) MCITP
9 2 (1.22%) MCTS
10 1 (0.61%) CISSP
10 1 (0.61%) CITP
10 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.61%) MCP
10 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.80%) SLA
2 18 (10.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (6.71%) COBIT
4 7 (4.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.83%) GDPR
5 3 (1.83%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.22%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 53 (32.32%) Active Directory
2 35 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (14.02%) vSphere
4 21 (12.80%) Hyper-V
5 17 (10.37%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (8.54%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.44%) Xen
8 4 (2.44%) XenServer
9 3 (1.83%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.83%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.22%) Gluster
11 1 (0.61%) Firmware
11 1 (0.61%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.88%) SCCM
2 7 (4.27%) Ansible
2 7 (4.27%) vCenter Server
3 6 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.66%) Terraform
4 5 (3.05%) Nagios
4 5 (3.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (3.05%) WSUS
5 4 (2.44%) Cobbler
5 4 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.44%) Puppet
5 4 (2.44%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.83%) Data Guard
6 3 (1.83%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (1.83%) Netcool
6 3 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.22%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (1.22%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.22%) Packer
Vendors
1 71 (43.29%) Microsoft
2 51 (31.10%) VMware
3 20 (12.20%) Cisco
4 15 (9.15%) Oracle
4 15 (9.15%) Red Hat
5 13 (7.93%) Veeam
6 12 (7.32%) Juniper
7 9 (5.49%) HP
8 8 (4.88%) Citrix
8 8 (4.88%) EqualLogic
8 8 (4.88%) NetApp
9 6 (3.66%) Dell
10 4 (2.44%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (2.44%) EnterpriseDB
10 4 (2.44%) McAfee
10 4 (2.44%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (2.44%) Synology
11 3 (1.83%) Google
11 3 (1.83%) Intel
11 3 (1.83%) Sun