Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England > South East
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 236 226
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 398 431 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.26% 1.38% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.58% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 326 323 490
South East median annual salary £42,857 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.83% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,400 £27,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 27,739 27,286 35,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.65% 87.20% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22,915 22,340 30,193
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in the South East

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in the South East

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the South East over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in the South East

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Thames Valley +35 172 £44,250 -6.84% 22
Berkshire +32 110 £47,500 -9.52% 7
Hampshire -27 91 £42,500 - 12
Surrey -45 65 £46,000 -10.24% 6
Buckinghamshire +16 36 £40,000 -8.05% 10
Oxfordshire -9 26 £37,000 -1.33% 5
West Sussex -16 23 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Middlesex - 16 £65,000 -
Kent +15 15 £36,000 +44.00% 2
East Sussex -21 11 £45,000 - 1
Sussex - 3 - -
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 150 (37.69%) Windows
1 150 (37.69%) Active Directory
2 133 (33.42%) Microsoft
3 126 (31.66%) VMware
4 117 (29.40%) Firewall
5 107 (26.88%) SQL Server
6 102 (25.63%) ITIL
7 96 (24.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 90 (22.61%) Windows Server
9 89 (22.36%) Office 365
10 86 (21.61%) SQL
11 76 (19.10%) PowerShell
12 75 (18.84%) Cisco
13 74 (18.59%) Linux
14 65 (16.33%) DNS
14 65 (16.33%) Business Continuity
14 65 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 57 (14.32%) Information Security
15 57 (14.32%) WAN
16 54 (13.57%) TCP/IP
17 51 (12.81%) VPN
18 50 (12.56%) DHCP
18 50 (12.56%) Oracle
19 49 (12.31%) Finance
19 49 (12.31%) Hyper-V
19 49 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
20 48 (12.06%) LAN
21 47 (11.81%) SAN
22 45 (11.31%) Citrix
22 45 (11.31%) High Availability

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 42 (10.55%) MS Exchange
2 24 (6.03%) IIS
3 15 (3.77%) Apache
4 13 (3.27%) JBoss
5 12 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (3.02%) WebSphere
5 12 (3.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (2.26%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (2.26%) Skype for Business
6 9 (2.26%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.51%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.75%) Confluence
8 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.75%) lighttpd
8 3 (0.75%) nginx
9 2 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.50%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.25%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.50%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.25%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 89 (22.36%) Office 365
2 65 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (4.52%) IaaS
5 13 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (3.27%) PaaS
6 12 (3.02%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (3.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 11 (2.76%) Mimecast
8 10 (2.51%) SaaS
9 9 (2.26%) Bluemix
9 9 (2.26%) IBM Cloud
10 4 (1.01%) Akamai
10 4 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.50%) G Suite
12 2 (0.50%) GitHub
12 2 (0.50%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.25%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 117 (29.40%) Firewall
2 65 (16.33%) DNS
3 57 (14.32%) WAN
4 54 (13.57%) TCP/IP
5 51 (12.81%) VPN
6 50 (12.56%) DHCP
7 48 (12.06%) LAN
8 47 (11.81%) SAN
9 29 (7.29%) VoIP
10 28 (7.04%) Network Security
11 27 (6.78%) Internet
11 27 (6.78%) VLAN
12 23 (5.78%) Fibre Channel
13 22 (5.53%) NAS
14 21 (5.28%) HTTP
14 21 (5.28%) Wi-Fi
15 20 (5.03%) IPsec
16 19 (4.77%) Wireless
17 18 (4.52%) Cisco ASA
18 17 (4.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (5.03%) Oracle Database
6 19 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (4.27%) Power BI
8 13 (3.27%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (3.02%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (3.02%) OLAP
9 12 (3.02%) Relational Database
10 10 (2.51%) Big Data
10 10 (2.51%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (2.01%) DB2
12 8 (2.01%) Oracle OLAP
12 8 (2.01%) QlikView
12 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (1.51%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (3.02%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (2.76%) Hudson
3 5 (1.26%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.50%) AdminStudio
5 2 (0.50%) JIRA
5 2 (0.50%) MSI
5 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.50%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.25%) MSTest
6 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
General
1 49 (12.31%) Finance
2 23 (5.78%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.02%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.76%) Banking
5 7 (1.76%) Retail
6 6 (1.51%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.51%) Legal
6 6 (1.51%) Marketing
7 4 (1.01%) Automotive
8 3 (0.75%) Electronics
9 2 (0.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 61 (15.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 60 (15.08%) Administrator
3 52 (13.07%) Analyst
4 46 (11.56%) DBA
5 37 (9.30%) SQL DBA
6 29 (7.29%) Support Engineer
7 25 (6.28%) Architect
8 24 (6.03%) IT Support
8 24 (6.03%) Systems Administrator
9 22 (5.53%) Support Analyst
10 21 (5.28%) SQL Server DBA
11 19 (4.77%) IT Manager
11 19 (4.77%) Network Engineer
12 17 (4.27%) Infrastructure Support
12 17 (4.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
14 14 (3.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
14 14 (3.52%) Linux Administrator
14 14 (3.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 14 (3.52%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.53%) Middleware
2 19 (4.77%) LDAP
3 18 (4.52%) Web Services
4 12 (3.02%) .NET
5 11 (2.76%) JSON
6 10 (2.51%) .NET Framework
7 9 (2.26%) Ajax
7 9 (2.26%) CSS
7 9 (2.26%) HTML
8 7 (1.76%) LAMP
8 7 (1.76%) POSIX
9 4 (1.01%) XML
10 3 (0.75%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (0.75%) REST
11 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.25%) COM
11 1 (0.25%) Elastic Stack
11 1 (0.25%) Flash
11 1 (0.25%) LEMP Stack
11 1 (0.25%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 49 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (9.80%) Clustering
3 38 (9.55%) Data Centre
4 33 (8.29%) Replication
5 32 (8.04%) Management Information System
6 30 (7.54%) Private Cloud
7 26 (6.53%) Computer Science
8 24 (6.03%) Public Cloud
9 13 (3.27%) Mainframe
10 11 (2.76%) Fintech
10 11 (2.76%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (2.51%) PMI
12 9 (2.26%) IBM Mainframe
12 9 (2.26%) PDA
13 8 (2.01%) Reinsurance
14 6 (1.51%) N-Tier
15 4 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (1.01%) HACMP
15 4 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
16 3 (0.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 150 (37.69%) Windows
2 90 (22.61%) Windows Server
3 74 (18.59%) Linux
4 39 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (9.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (8.54%) Unix
7 29 (7.29%) Windows 7
8 28 (7.04%) Windows 10
9 15 (3.77%) Solaris
10 14 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (3.27%) CentOS
12 12 (3.02%) Windows 8
13 10 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (2.01%) Mac OS X
15 4 (1.01%) AIX
15 4 (1.01%) MVS
16 3 (0.75%) Android
16 3 (0.75%) FreeBSD
17 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (25.63%) ITIL
2 65 (16.33%) Business Continuity
3 57 (14.32%) Information Security
4 45 (11.31%) High Availability
5 38 (9.55%) Project Management
6 37 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
7 33 (8.29%) Migration
8 30 (7.54%) Incident Management
8 30 (7.54%) Problem Management
9 29 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (7.29%) Change Management
10 28 (7.04%) Capacity Planning
11 25 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (6.03%) Root Cause Analysis
13 23 (5.78%) Risk Management
14 22 (5.53%) Data Security
15 21 (5.28%) Collaborative Working
15 21 (5.28%) DevOps
15 21 (5.28%) Proactive Monitoring
16 20 (5.03%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 86 (21.61%) SQL
2 76 (19.10%) PowerShell
3 40 (10.05%) Bash Shell
4 21 (5.28%) Perl
5 20 (5.03%) Python
6 19 (4.77%) T-SQL
7 9 (2.26%) C
7 9 (2.26%) JavaScript
8 8 (2.01%) VB
9 7 (1.76%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.01%) JCL
10 4 (1.01%) R
11 3 (0.75%) AWK
11 3 (0.75%) Bourne shell
11 3 (0.75%) Korn
12 2 (0.50%) C#
12 2 (0.50%) C++
12 2 (0.50%) VBScript
13 1 (0.25%) Java
13 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (11.06%) Degree
2 42 (10.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (9.05%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (7.29%) MCSA
5 27 (6.78%) CCNA
6 19 (4.77%) MCSE
7 18 (4.52%) CCNP
8 15 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
9 14 (3.52%) CISSP
9 14 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (3.27%) CISM
11 10 (2.51%) CCIE
11 10 (2.51%) MCTS
11 10 (2.51%) PMI Certification
12 9 (2.26%) Security Cleared
13 8 (2.01%) CRISC
14 6 (1.51%) MCITP
14 6 (1.51%) RHCE
14 6 (1.51%) RHCSA
14 6 (1.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.78%) SLA
2 17 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.51%) PMO
4 6 (1.51%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.26%) GDPR
5 5 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (1.26%) QA
6 4 (1.01%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.50%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.50%) NIST 800
8 2 (0.50%) TickIT
9 1 (0.25%) COBIT
9 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 150 (37.69%) Active Directory
2 96 (24.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (12.31%) Hyper-V
4 21 (5.28%) NFS
5 16 (4.02%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (3.02%) Docker
8 10 (2.51%) vSphere
9 9 (2.26%) VMware NSX
10 6 (1.51%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.01%) Firmware
11 4 (1.01%) GPFS
11 4 (1.01%) XenApp
12 3 (0.75%) GlusterFS
12 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.75%) Postfix
12 3 (0.75%) Varnish
12 3 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 44 (11.06%) SCCM
2 19 (4.77%) Failover Clustering
2 19 (4.77%) Puppet
3 18 (4.52%) SCOM
4 17 (4.27%) Microsoft Clustering
5 15 (3.77%) Ansible
5 15 (3.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 12 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (3.02%) Terraform
7 11 (2.76%) Kubernetes
7 11 (2.76%) Mesos
7 11 (2.76%) rkt
8 10 (2.51%) Nessus
8 10 (2.51%) vCenter Server
9 9 (2.26%) OPNET
9 9 (2.26%) WSUS
10 7 (1.76%) FortiGate
11 6 (1.51%) Red Hat Satellite
12 5 (1.26%) NetBackup
12 5 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 133 (33.42%) Microsoft
2 126 (31.66%) VMware
3 75 (18.84%) Cisco
4 50 (12.56%) Oracle
5 45 (11.31%) Citrix
6 23 (5.78%) SolarWinds
7 20 (5.03%) F5
7 20 (5.03%) Red Hat
8 17 (4.27%) Palo Alto
8 17 (4.27%) Riverbed
9 15 (3.77%) CommVault
9 15 (3.77%) Juniper
10 13 (3.27%) Intel
10 13 (3.27%) Veeam
11 12 (3.02%) HP
11 12 (3.02%) IBM
12 11 (2.76%) CheckPoint
12 11 (2.76%) Ivanti
13 10 (2.51%) Avaya
13 10 (2.51%) EMC