The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Disaster Recovery
UK / Scotland
Rank 118 129 116
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 23 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.00% 1.23% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.35% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 23
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,200 £63,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.40% +4.41%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2101 2659 2772
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.39% 90.53% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1716 1690
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in Scotland

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in Scotland

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Edinburgh -7 12 £47,500 -
Glasgow +28 10 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £53,000 - 1
Disaster Recovery
UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Windows
3 17 (29.82%) Degree
4 14 (24.56%) ITIL
5 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
6 11 (19.30%) Business Continuity
6 11 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (19.30%) IT Strategy
7 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (17.54%) VMware
7 10 (17.54%) Service Management
8 9 (15.79%) Service Delivery
8 9 (15.79%) CISSP
8 9 (15.79%) Unix
8 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
9 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (14.04%) SQL
9 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
9 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
10 7 (12.28%) CISM
10 7 (12.28%) LAN
10 7 (12.28%) Linux
10 7 (12.28%) WAN
10 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
10 7 (12.28%) Hyper-V
10 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (10.53%) COBIT
11 6 (10.53%) Computer Science

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (5.26%) SAS
2 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Confluence
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.75%) IaaS
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
1 1 (1.75%) OneDrive
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) LAN
1 7 (12.28%) WAN
2 5 (8.77%) WLAN
3 2 (3.51%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) Network Security
3 2 (3.51%) SAN
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.75%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) HTTP
4 1 (1.75%) SMTP
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
4 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.51%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Selenium
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (12.28%) Analyst
1 7 (12.28%) Architect
1 7 (12.28%) IT Manager
2 4 (7.02%) Administrator
2 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery Manager
2 4 (7.02%) Head of IT
2 4 (7.02%) IT Security Manager
2 4 (7.02%) Security Manager
2 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
3 3 (5.26%) Senior Technician
3 3 (5.26%) Service Manager
3 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
3 3 (5.26%) Technical Leader
3 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
3 3 (5.26%) Technology Architect
4 2 (3.51%) DBA
4 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
4 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst
4 2 (3.51%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Middleware
2 2 (3.51%) XML
3 1 (1.75%) ISPF
3 1 (1.75%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.02%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.02%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.75%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.75%) Replication
6 1 (1.75%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Unix
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.28%) Linux
5 3 (5.26%) AIX
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Business Continuity
2 11 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (19.30%) IT Strategy
3 10 (17.54%) Service Management
4 9 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
6 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (10.53%) ITSM
8 5 (8.77%) CRM
8 5 (8.77%) ERP
8 5 (8.77%) Information Security
8 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
8 5 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (7.02%) Data Security
9 4 (7.02%) Network Design
9 4 (7.02%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (7.02%) Security Management
9 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.51%) Perl
3 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.75%) C
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) JCL
4 1 (1.75%) Python
4 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Degree
2 9 (15.79%) CISSP
3 7 (12.28%) CISM
4 2 (3.51%) HND
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.51%) MCSE
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.51%) SAS Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CCNP
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) MBA
5 1 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) COBIT
1 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.75%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.28%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.51%) Firmware
4 2 (3.51%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.51%) NDS
4 2 (3.51%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 2 (3.51%) RHEV
4 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.75%) SRDF
5 1 (1.75%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.75%) XenApp
5 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.51%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.51%) Puppet
2 2 (3.51%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.75%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) VMware
3 6 (10.53%) SAP
4 4 (7.02%) HP
5 3 (5.26%) Citrix
6 2 (3.51%) IBM
6 2 (3.51%) NetIQ
6 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.75%) Charles River
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco
7 1 (1.75%) CommVault
7 1 (1.75%) FactSet
7 1 (1.75%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.75%) NetApp
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle
7 1 (1.75%) Reuters
Perth & Kinross
Spring Technology
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £65000 - £74000 per annum + benefits, flexible working, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago