Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England > North West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 161 155
Rank change year-on-year -20 -6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 205 234 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.67% 1.89% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.07% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 169 179 154
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,950 £31,075
90th Percentile £65,000 £88,000 £61,750
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 11,302 11,317 9,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.87% 91.52% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9,053 9,364 8,347
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,200
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -39 86 £45,000 - 14
Cheshire -11 73 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Lancashire +6 20 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Merseyside +6 17 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Cumbria -10 1 £25,250 -15.83%
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 90 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 76 (37.07%) Windows
3 66 (32.20%) SQL
3 66 (32.20%) Windows Server
4 60 (29.27%) Active Directory
4 60 (29.27%) Business Continuity
5 58 (28.29%) SQL Server
6 53 (25.85%) ITIL
7 52 (25.37%) VMware
7 52 (25.37%) Finance
8 45 (21.95%) Cisco
8 45 (21.95%) Hyper-V
9 40 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 38 (18.54%) Firewall
11 37 (18.05%) Information Security
12 36 (17.56%) Office 365
13 34 (16.59%) Microsoft Azure
13 34 (16.59%) VPN
14 32 (15.61%) T-SQL
15 31 (15.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 30 (14.63%) Veeam
17 29 (14.15%) Change Management
18 28 (13.66%) Management Information System
18 28 (13.66%) Replication
18 28 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 26 (12.68%) Configuration Management
19 26 (12.68%) Degree
20 24 (11.71%) Data Centre
20 24 (11.71%) Project Management
20 24 (11.71%) Oracle

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 22 (10.73%) IIS
2 17 (8.29%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.98%) Confluence
6 2 (0.98%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.49%) CICS
7 1 (0.49%) nginx
7 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (7.32%) Elite 3E
1 15 (7.32%) Workfront
2 3 (1.46%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (17.56%) Office 365
2 34 (16.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (7.32%) IaaS
5 8 (3.90%) PaaS
5 8 (3.90%) SaaS
6 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (18.54%) Firewall
2 34 (16.59%) VPN
3 23 (11.22%) WAN
4 21 (10.24%) LAN
4 21 (10.24%) SAN
5 18 (8.78%) DNS
5 18 (8.78%) Network Security
5 18 (8.78%) VLAN
6 13 (6.34%) Wireless
7 12 (5.85%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (5.37%) DHCP
9 9 (4.39%) Skype
9 9 (4.39%) TCP/IP
10 8 (3.90%) Internet
10 8 (3.90%) Wireless Security
11 6 (2.93%) VoIP
12 4 (1.95%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.95%) SSL
13 3 (1.46%) HTTP
13 3 (1.46%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (28.29%) SQL Server
2 31 (15.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (11.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.44%) MySQL
5 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.95%) DTS
6 4 (1.95%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.46%) Big Data
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.98%) OLTP
8 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.49%) DB2
9 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (8.29%) JIRA
2 3 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (25.37%) Finance
2 13 (6.34%) Banking
3 12 (5.85%) Retail
4 11 (5.37%) Legal
5 7 (3.41%) Advertising
5 7 (3.41%) Law
6 5 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.44%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.95%) Marketing
8 2 (0.98%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.98%) Publishing
8 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.49%) Electronics
9 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (9.76%) Applications Support
1 20 (9.76%) IT Manager
2 17 (8.29%) Analyst
2 17 (8.29%) Developer
3 16 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (7.32%) Applications Developer
4 15 (7.32%) DBA
5 14 (6.83%) Architect
6 13 (6.34%) SQL DBA
7 12 (5.85%) Administrator
7 12 (5.85%) Technical Analyst
8 11 (5.37%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (4.88%) Support Engineer
10 9 (4.39%) Head of Information Security
10 9 (4.39%) Head of Security
10 9 (4.39%) Infrastructure Manager
10 9 (4.39%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.39%) Technical Leader
10 9 (4.39%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.80%) .NET
2 15 (7.32%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.95%) Flash
4 3 (1.46%) Web Services
5 2 (0.98%) J2EE
5 2 (0.98%) Lambda Expressions
5 2 (0.98%) Spring Boot
5 2 (0.98%) Thymeleaf
6 1 (0.49%) COM
6 1 (0.49%) CSS
6 1 (0.49%) HTML
6 1 (0.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.66%) Management Information System
1 28 (13.66%) Replication
2 24 (11.71%) Data Centre
3 19 (9.27%) Clustering
4 14 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.85%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.93%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.93%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.95%) FlexPod
8 4 (1.95%) PKI
8 4 (1.95%) User Experience
9 3 (1.46%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.98%) Fintech
10 2 (0.98%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.98%) Wiki
11 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (37.07%) Windows
2 66 (32.20%) Windows Server
3 20 (9.76%) Linux
4 16 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.41%) Android
6 7 (3.41%) Windows 10
6 7 (3.41%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.93%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.93%) Unix
8 4 (1.95%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.49%) Solaris
9 1 (0.49%) SUSE
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.27%) Business Continuity
2 53 (25.85%) ITIL
3 37 (18.05%) Information Security
4 29 (14.15%) Change Management
5 26 (12.68%) Configuration Management
6 24 (11.71%) Project Management
7 22 (10.73%) Migration
8 21 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (10.24%) High Availability
8 21 (10.24%) Risk Management
9 20 (9.76%) Change Control
9 20 (9.76%) Service Management
10 18 (8.78%) Mentoring
11 17 (8.29%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (7.80%) CRM
12 16 (7.80%) DevOps
12 16 (7.80%) Statistics
12 16 (7.80%) Time Management
13 14 (6.83%) Incident Management
13 14 (6.83%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 66 (32.20%) SQL
2 32 (15.61%) T-SQL
3 15 (7.32%) VBA
4 9 (4.39%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.93%) C
5 6 (2.93%) Java
5 6 (2.93%) Python
6 4 (1.95%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.95%) Ruby
6 4 (1.95%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.98%) Java 8
7 2 (0.98%) Java 9
7 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.98%) Scala
8 1 (0.49%) JCL
8 1 (0.49%) Perl
8 1 (0.49%) REXX
Qualifications
1 28 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (12.68%) Degree
3 24 (11.71%) MCSE
4 23 (11.22%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (11.22%) MCSA
5 22 (10.73%) CCNA
6 20 (9.76%) CISSP
7 18 (8.78%) MCP
8 11 (5.37%) CCNP
9 5 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (2.44%) ISTQB
9 5 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.95%) NCDA
11 3 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.46%) VCAP
12 2 (0.98%) CEH
12 2 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.98%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.98%) TOGAF Certification
13 1 (0.49%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.37%) GDPR
2 11 (5.37%) QA
3 9 (4.39%) SLA
4 8 (3.90%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.93%) COBIT
6 5 (2.44%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.49%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.49%) PMO
System Software
1 60 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 45 (21.95%) Hyper-V
3 40 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (5.85%) XenApp
5 6 (2.93%) vSphere
6 5 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.95%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.98%) Firmware
9 2 (0.98%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.49%) NFS
10 1 (0.49%) Time Sharing Option
10 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (5.85%) Failover Clustering
2 10 (4.88%) SCCM
3 7 (3.41%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.93%) WSUS
5 5 (2.44%) vCenter Server
6 4 (1.95%) SCOM
7 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Sentry
8 2 (0.98%) Galera Cluster
8 2 (0.98%) Nagios
8 2 (0.98%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.49%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.49%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.49%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.49%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 90 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 52 (25.37%) VMware
3 45 (21.95%) Cisco
4 30 (14.63%) Veeam
5 24 (11.71%) Oracle
6 19 (9.27%) Citrix
7 15 (7.32%) Intapp
7 15 (7.32%) Reuters
7 15 (7.32%) SAP
8 13 (6.34%) NetApp
9 10 (4.88%) Dell
10 9 (4.39%) EMC
10 9 (4.39%) Symantec
11 8 (3.90%) IBM
11 8 (3.90%) Veritas
12 7 (3.41%) CommVault
12 7 (3.41%) HP
12 7 (3.41%) Mitel
13 6 (2.93%) Aruba
13 6 (2.93%) Lumension