The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 164 149
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 127 70 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.88% 1.26% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.43% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 84 54 83
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,750 £25,833
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.70% -  

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6066 4892 5725
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.80% 88.29% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4907 4132 4653
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in the North West

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in the North West

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Manchester +21 70 £45,000 +9.09% 4
Cheshire +3 48 £42,500 -10.52% 5
Merseyside -21 6 £75,000 +20.00%
Lancashire +4 2 - -
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 114 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 90 (36.44%) VMware
3 88 (35.63%) Windows
4 83 (33.60%) SQL Server
5 82 (33.20%) Active Directory
6 78 (31.58%) SQL
7 68 (27.53%) ITIL
8 65 (26.32%) Finance
9 57 (23.08%) Windows Server
10 56 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
11 55 (22.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 48 (19.43%) Hyper-V
13 47 (19.03%) Cisco
14 44 (17.81%) MS Exchange
15 43 (17.41%) T-SQL
16 42 (17.00%) Citrix
17 41 (16.60%) Business Intelligence
17 41 (16.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 41 (16.60%) Firewall
18 40 (16.19%) Data Centre
19 36 (14.57%) Windows Server 2012
19 36 (14.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 36 (14.57%) WAN
20 34 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
20 34 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
20 34 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2013
21 33 (13.36%) Performance Tuning
21 33 (13.36%) Legal
22 32 (12.96%) Business Continuity
22 32 (12.96%) ETL

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 44 (17.81%) MS Exchange
2 34 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 34 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.43%) IIS
5 5 (2.02%) JBoss
5 5 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.02%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.02%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.81%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.40%) Apache
9 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (2.02%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (2.02%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.81%) SAP APO
3 2 (0.81%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.40%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.34%) Office 365
2 18 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.83%) IaaS
5 6 (2.43%) PaaS
6 4 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.62%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.81%) G Suite
7 2 (0.81%) SaaS
8 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.40%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 41 (16.60%) Firewall
2 36 (14.57%) WAN
3 31 (12.55%) DNS
4 19 (7.69%) LAN
5 18 (7.29%) SAN
6 17 (6.88%) Remote Desktop
7 15 (6.07%) DHCP
8 14 (5.67%) VPN
9 10 (4.05%) TCP/IP
10 8 (3.24%) Internet
10 8 (3.24%) VoIP
11 6 (2.43%) Network Security
11 6 (2.43%) VLAN
12 5 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (2.02%) MPLS
12 5 (2.02%) NetScaler
12 5 (2.02%) Unified Communications
13 4 (1.62%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (1.62%) NAS
14 3 (1.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 41 (16.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (14.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 34 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (6.88%) MySQL
7 9 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.24%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.24%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.24%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.24%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.83%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (2.43%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.02%) OLTP
12 4 (1.62%) GIS
13 3 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.81%) IDOL
14 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.02%) Bitbucket
3 4 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.40%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 65 (26.32%) Finance
2 33 (13.36%) Legal
3 14 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.26%) Banking
5 7 (2.83%) Marketing
6 6 (2.43%) Back Office
6 6 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.62%) Retail
8 3 (1.21%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.21%) Law
9 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.81%) Publishing
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (14.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 34 (13.77%) Developer
3 30 (12.15%) DBA
4 28 (11.34%) SQL Developer
5 24 (9.72%) Analyst
6 22 (8.91%) T-SQL Developer
7 21 (8.50%) SQL DBA
7 21 (8.50%) SQL Server Developer
8 20 (8.10%) Administrator
9 16 (6.48%) Head of IT
10 15 (6.07%) Head of IT Operations
10 15 (6.07%) Head of Operations
10 15 (6.07%) IT Manager
10 15 (6.07%) VMware Engineer
11 13 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (4.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 11 (4.45%) Server Engineer
13 11 (4.45%) Support Engineer
13 11 (4.45%) Windows Engineer
14 9 (3.64%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.43%) XML
2 4 (1.62%) .NET
3 2 (0.81%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.40%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.40%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.19%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.29%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.88%) Replication
4 16 (6.48%) Clustering
5 8 (3.24%) iPad
6 7 (2.83%) FlexPod
6 7 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.43%) Life Science
8 5 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.02%) HP Storage
9 4 (1.62%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.21%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.81%) EMV
11 2 (0.81%) FMCG
11 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.81%) User Experience
12 1 (0.40%) CESG
12 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 88 (35.63%) Windows
2 57 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 36 (14.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (10.93%) Linux
6 16 (6.48%) Unix
7 12 (4.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.43%) Solaris
9 5 (2.02%) AIX
9 5 (2.02%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.81%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (27.53%) ITIL
2 56 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (16.60%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (13.36%) Performance Tuning
5 32 (12.96%) Business Continuity
5 32 (12.96%) ETL
6 28 (11.34%) High Availability
7 26 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 26 (10.53%) Service Management
8 24 (9.72%) Migration
9 21 (8.50%) SQL Optimisation
10 20 (8.10%) Change Control
11 18 (7.29%) IT Strategy
12 17 (6.88%) Configuration Management
12 17 (6.88%) Root Cause Analysis
13 16 (6.48%) Service Delivery
14 15 (6.07%) Information Security
14 15 (6.07%) Risk Management
14 15 (6.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (5.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (31.58%) SQL
2 43 (17.41%) T-SQL
3 25 (10.12%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.05%) Java
5 9 (3.64%) Perl
5 9 (3.64%) Python
6 3 (1.21%) C
6 3 (1.21%) PHP
6 3 (1.21%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.40%) R
8 1 (0.40%) Ruby
8 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (6.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (5.67%) MCSE
5 13 (5.26%) CISSP
6 12 (4.86%) CCNA
6 12 (4.86%) Degree
6 12 (4.86%) MCSA
7 10 (4.05%) MCP
8 7 (2.83%) CCNP
8 7 (2.83%) CISM
8 7 (2.83%) NCDA
9 6 (2.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (2.43%) MCITP
10 5 (2.02%) CCA
10 5 (2.02%) CCIE
10 5 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (2.02%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.21%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.81%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.07%) SLA
2 11 (4.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.64%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.83%) QA
5 3 (1.21%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 82 (33.20%) Active Directory
2 55 (22.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (19.43%) Hyper-V
4 29 (11.74%) XenApp
5 17 (6.88%) vSphere
6 13 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 8 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.02%) Docker
8 5 (2.02%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.40%) Firmware
9 1 (0.40%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.24%) Puppet
3 6 (2.43%) Nagios
3 6 (2.43%) SCOM
4 5 (2.02%) EdgeSight
4 5 (2.02%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (2.02%) Packer
4 5 (2.02%) vCenter Server
5 4 (1.62%) AirWatch
5 4 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.62%) SCCM
6 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (1.21%) WSUS
7 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 114 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 90 (36.44%) VMware
3 47 (19.03%) Cisco
4 42 (17.00%) Citrix
5 27 (10.93%) Veeam
6 21 (8.50%) Oracle
7 19 (7.69%) HP
7 19 (7.69%) NetApp
8 13 (5.26%) EMC
9 10 (4.05%) Symantec
10 8 (3.24%) Juniper
10 8 (3.24%) Palo Alto
11 7 (2.83%) CommVault
12 6 (2.43%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.43%) Zerto
13 5 (2.02%) 3PAR
13 5 (2.02%) Aquila
13 5 (2.02%) F5
13 5 (2.02%) Nimble Storage
13 5 (2.02%) Riverbed
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