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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 110 122
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 30 56 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.13% 1.96% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.14% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 27
Median salary £48,750 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.87% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,250 £60,000
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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2439 2617 2809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.49% 91.54% 89.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1562 1474 1762
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 22 June 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 22 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
Edinburgh -16 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Glasgow 0 7 £50,000 +112.76% 2
Fife - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £60,000 -
Disaster Recovery
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 23 (40.35%) ITIL
3 22 (38.60%) Business Continuity
4 18 (31.58%) Linux
4 18 (31.58%) Unix
5 16 (28.07%) Degree
5 16 (28.07%) High Availability
6 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 14 (24.56%) Service Management
7 14 (24.56%) Service Delivery
7 14 (24.56%) Data Centre
8 12 (21.05%) SAN
9 11 (19.30%) CISSP
9 11 (19.30%) Windows
10 10 (17.54%) VMware
10 10 (17.54%) AIX
10 10 (17.54%) Python
10 10 (17.54%) Perl
10 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
10 10 (17.54%) Puppet
10 10 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (17.54%) RHEV
10 10 (17.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (15.79%) Clustering
12 8 (14.04%) Banking
12 8 (14.04%) Replication
12 8 (14.04%) Identity Management
12 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
12 8 (14.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring 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%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) SAS
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
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%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) IaaS
1 5 (8.77%) PaaS
1 5 (8.77%) SaaS
2 4 (7.02%) Office 365
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) SAN
2 7 (12.28%) LAN
2 7 (12.28%) WAN
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
3 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.26%) Firewall
4 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.51%) DHCP
5 2 (3.51%) HTTP
5 2 (3.51%) Internet
5 2 (3.51%) NAS
5 2 (3.51%) SMTP
5 2 (3.51%) WLAN
6 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.75%) Network Security
6 1 (1.75%) PBX
6 1 (1.75%) Skype
6 1 (1.75%) TACACS
6 1 (1.75%) VoIP
6 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.75%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Back Office
4 2 (3.51%) Law
4 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Delivery Manager
1 11 (19.30%) Service Manager
1 11 (19.30%) Services Delivery Manager
2 8 (14.04%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Consultant
3 7 (12.28%) IT Manager
3 7 (12.28%) Linux Consultant
3 7 (12.28%) Unix Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Security Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 3 (5.26%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) RESTful
2 1 (1.75%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.79%) Clustering
3 8 (14.04%) Replication
4 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.75%) PMI
8 1 (1.75%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Linux
1 18 (31.58%) Unix
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
3 10 (17.54%) AIX
3 10 (17.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) ITIL
2 22 (38.60%) Business Continuity
3 16 (28.07%) High Availability
4 14 (24.56%) Service Delivery
4 14 (24.56%) Service Management
5 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
5 8 (14.04%) Identity Management
5 8 (14.04%) Programme Delivery
6 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.53%) ITSM
8 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery Management
9 4 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (7.02%) IT Strategy
9 4 (7.02%) Privileged Access Management
9 4 (7.02%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (7.02%) Security Testing
9 4 (7.02%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
9 4 (7.02%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) Perl
1 10 (17.54%) Python
2 8 (14.04%) C
2 8 (14.04%) PHP
3 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.77%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) Ruby
5 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Degree
2 11 (19.30%) CISSP
3 8 (14.04%) MCSE
3 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (10.53%) CISM
5 5 (8.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (8.77%) MCSA
6 3 (5.26%) CCNA
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.51%) CCNP
7 2 (3.51%) HND
7 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.51%) MCP
7 2 (3.51%) SAS Certification
7 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 4 (7.02%) COBIT
3 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.54%) RHEV
3 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.02%) Firmware
6 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.75%) KVM
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.75%) SRDF
7 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.75%) XenApp
7 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (17.54%) Puppet
2 8 (14.04%) Control-M
2 8 (14.04%) Rundeck
2 8 (14.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (3.51%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.75%) Ansible
4 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
1 10 (17.54%) VMware
2 8 (14.04%) EMC
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.77%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.75%) Charles River
6 1 (1.75%) Dell
6 1 (1.75%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.75%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.75%) McAfee
6 1 (1.75%) Reuters
6 1 (1.75%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.75%) Unisys
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
SEEMiS Group LLP
Salary: From £31,972 to £34,965 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago