Period
to 18 August 2018

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 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England > North West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 176 209
Rank change year-on-year +14 +33 -21
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 242 229 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.98% 1.73% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 1.90% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 209 161 115
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,800 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,139 12,056 10,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.35% 91.32% 90.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8,961 9,725 8,777
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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 6 months to 18 August 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
Manchester +5 109 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Cheshire +15 91 £42,500 - 7
Lancashire +16 18 £29,250 -26.88% 3
Merseyside +8 18 £47,500 -36.67% 3
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 North West region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 100 (41.32%) Microsoft
2 93 (38.43%) Windows
3 86 (35.54%) SQL
4 81 (33.47%) Business Continuity
5 79 (32.64%) Active Directory
6 78 (32.23%) ITIL
7 76 (31.40%) VMware
8 62 (25.62%) Information Security
9 58 (23.97%) Windows Server
10 55 (22.73%) Firewall
10 55 (22.73%) Finance
11 49 (20.25%) Linux
11 49 (20.25%) Cisco
11 49 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 47 (19.42%) Office 365
13 46 (19.01%) Hyper-V
13 46 (19.01%) VPN
14 42 (17.36%) SQL Server
14 42 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (14.46%) CISSP
15 35 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
15 35 (14.46%) High Availability
16 34 (14.05%) Risk Management
17 33 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 32 (13.22%) Service Management
18 32 (13.22%) Management Information System
18 32 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
19 31 (12.81%) Change Management
19 31 (12.81%) GDPR
20 30 (12.40%) Network Security

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 26 (10.74%) MS Exchange
2 21 (8.68%) IIS
3 18 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (6.20%) SharePoint
5 12 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (3.31%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.48%) JBoss
7 6 (2.48%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.48%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.83%) Apache
8 2 (0.83%) Confluence
8 2 (0.83%) nginx
9 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.72%) Elite 3E
1 9 (3.72%) Workfront
2 2 (0.83%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 47 (19.42%) Office 365
2 32 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.20%) IaaS
4 13 (5.37%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (2.89%) PaaS
6 7 (2.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (22.73%) Firewall
2 46 (19.01%) VPN
3 30 (12.40%) Network Security
4 25 (10.33%) SAN
5 19 (7.85%) WAN
6 18 (7.44%) DNS
6 18 (7.44%) LAN
7 17 (7.02%) VLAN
8 16 (6.61%) TCP/IP
9 13 (5.37%) Remote Desktop
9 13 (5.37%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (4.96%) Skype
11 9 (3.72%) Wireless
12 8 (3.31%) Internet
13 7 (2.89%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (2.89%) SSL
14 6 (2.48%) DHCP
15 4 (1.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 4 (1.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 3 (1.24%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (7.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.37%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.48%) MySQL
7 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.83%) GIS
9 1 (0.41%) Big Data
9 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.41%) DTS
9 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.55%) JIRA
2 6 (2.48%) Bitbucket
2 6 (2.48%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 55 (22.73%) Finance
2 23 (9.50%) Legal
3 11 (4.55%) Banking
4 8 (3.31%) Law
5 5 (2.07%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.65%) Publishing
7 3 (1.24%) Retail
8 2 (0.83%) Advertising
8 2 (0.83%) Back Office
8 2 (0.83%) Billing
8 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.83%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Electronics
9 1 (0.41%) Games
9 1 (0.41%) Local Government
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (17.77%) Analyst
2 28 (11.57%) IT Manager
3 25 (10.33%) IT Analyst
4 19 (7.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 18 (7.44%) Developer
5 18 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (7.44%) Technical Analyst
6 16 (6.61%) Architect
6 16 (6.61%) Security Manager
7 15 (6.20%) DBA
7 15 (6.20%) Information Manager
7 15 (6.20%) Information Security Manager
7 15 (6.20%) Security Analyst
8 14 (5.79%) Security Engineer
9 13 (5.37%) Applications Support
9 13 (5.37%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.96%) IT Support
10 12 (4.96%) Support Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) Technical Architect
11 11 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.72%) .NET
1 9 (3.72%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.24%) Web Services
3 2 (0.83%) Flash
3 2 (0.83%) J2EE
3 2 (0.83%) Middleware
3 2 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (0.83%) Spring Boot
3 2 (0.83%) Thymeleaf
4 1 (0.41%) CSS
4 1 (0.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.22%) Management Information System
2 25 (10.33%) Data Centre
3 20 (8.26%) Clustering
3 20 (8.26%) Replication
4 14 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.31%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.31%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 7 (2.89%) CESG
7 5 (2.07%) Smart Meter
7 5 (2.07%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.24%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.83%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.83%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (0.83%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.83%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.83%) User Experience
10 2 (0.83%) Wiki
11 1 (0.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 93 (38.43%) Windows
2 58 (23.97%) Windows Server
3 49 (20.25%) Linux
4 35 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.31%) Android
6 8 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.31%) Unix
7 7 (2.89%) Windows 10
8 6 (2.48%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.83%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (33.47%) Business Continuity
2 78 (32.23%) ITIL
3 62 (25.62%) Information Security
4 42 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (14.46%) High Availability
6 34 (14.05%) Risk Management
7 33 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 32 (13.22%) Service Management
9 31 (12.81%) Change Management
10 28 (11.57%) Configuration Management
10 28 (11.57%) Data Protection
11 27 (11.16%) Mentoring
12 25 (10.33%) Incident Management
13 22 (9.09%) SIEM
14 21 (8.68%) Vulnerability Management
15 20 (8.26%) Process Improvement
15 20 (8.26%) Project Management
16 19 (7.85%) Cybersecurity
16 19 (7.85%) Service Delivery
16 19 (7.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (35.54%) SQL
2 22 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 16 (6.61%) Java
4 13 (5.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.72%) VBA
6 7 (2.89%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.48%) Python
8 4 (1.65%) Perl
9 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.24%) Ruby
10 2 (0.83%) C
10 2 (0.83%) Java 9
10 2 (0.83%) PHP
11 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (14.46%) CISSP
2 25 (10.33%) Degree
3 22 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (8.68%) MCSE
5 17 (7.02%) CREST Certified
6 16 (6.61%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (5.79%) CCNA
7 14 (5.79%) MCP
7 14 (5.79%) MCSA
8 11 (4.55%) CISA
8 11 (4.55%) SANS
9 10 (4.13%) CCNP
10 8 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (2.89%) CEH
12 5 (2.07%) RHCSA
13 4 (1.65%) ISTQB
13 4 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.24%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.83%) CISM
15 2 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.81%) GDPR
2 30 (12.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (5.79%) PCI DSS
3 14 (5.79%) SLA
4 8 (3.31%) QA
5 6 (2.48%) ISO 22301
6 3 (1.24%) COBIT
7 2 (0.83%) PMO
8 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.41%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (32.64%) Active Directory
2 49 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (19.01%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.96%) XenApp
5 6 (2.48%) Docker
5 6 (2.48%) vSphere
5 6 (2.48%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.24%) Firmware
9 1 (0.41%) NFS
9 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.41%) vCloud
9 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (5.79%) Failover Clustering
2 11 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
3 9 (3.72%) Backup Exec
4 8 (3.31%) AirWatch
5 6 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.48%) Packer
5 6 (2.48%) SCCM
6 4 (1.65%) Foglight
6 4 (1.65%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Sentry
7 3 (1.24%) WSUS
8 2 (0.83%) Nagios
8 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.83%) SCOM
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 100 (41.32%) Microsoft
2 76 (31.40%) VMware
3 49 (20.25%) Cisco
4 29 (11.98%) Veeam
5 26 (10.74%) Oracle
6 22 (9.09%) Citrix
7 13 (5.37%) SolarWinds
8 9 (3.72%) Intapp
8 9 (3.72%) NetApp
8 9 (3.72%) Reuters
8 9 (3.72%) SAP
9 8 (3.31%) Blue Coat
9 8 (3.31%) HP
9 8 (3.31%) Mitel
10 7 (2.89%) Symantec
11 6 (2.48%) Aquila
11 6 (2.48%) Dell
11 6 (2.48%) EMC
11 6 (2.48%) Lumension
11 6 (2.48%) Red Hat