Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England > South East
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 263 251 248
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 279 346 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.07% 1.17% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.29% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 237 287 304
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £54,068 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.14% - +7.53%

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 23,603 26,725 26,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.78% 90.24% 90.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18,868 22,078 21,490
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,825 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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
Surrey +62 85 £60,000 +14.29% 10
Thames Valley -73 66 £42,500 -10.53% 15
Hampshire +18 63 £50,000 +17.65% 9
Berkshire -28 43 £43,250 -8.95% 7
West Sussex -9 26 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Kent +7 22 £37,500 -10.87% 1
East Sussex +15 12 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Buckinghamshire -59 12 £60,000 +30.43% 3
Oxfordshire +27 11 £42,500 -22.73% 5
Middlesex - 1 £110,000 -
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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.

1 144 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 129 (46.24%) Windows
3 102 (36.56%) VMware
4 92 (32.97%) Business Continuity
4 92 (32.97%) Azure
5 89 (31.90%) ITIL
5 89 (31.90%) Windows Server
6 88 (31.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 76 (27.24%) SQL
8 75 (26.88%) Linux
9 74 (26.52%) Cisco
9 74 (26.52%) HP
10 69 (24.73%) SQL Server
11 66 (23.66%) Firewall
12 63 (22.58%) AWS
13 62 (22.22%) Citrix
13 62 (22.22%) Data Centre
14 61 (21.86%) Active Directory
15 53 (19.00%) Unix
16 48 (17.20%) Cisco Certification
17 46 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
18 45 (16.13%) DNS
19 44 (15.77%) CCNA
20 41 (14.70%) NetApp
21 39 (13.98%) Dell
21 39 (13.98%) MCSE
22 38 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
23 37 (13.26%) High Availability
23 37 (13.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 36 (12.90%) Nimble Storage

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 22 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.09%) IIS
3 10 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.43%) Apache
5 4 (1.43%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.72%) CMS
7 2 (0.72%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.36%) Confluence
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.36%) JBoss
8 1 (0.36%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 92 (32.97%) Azure
2 63 (22.58%) AWS
3 28 (10.04%) Office 365
4 22 (7.89%) IaaS
4 22 (7.89%) SaaS
5 15 (5.38%) PaaS
6 8 (2.87%) GCP
7 7 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.79%) Mimecast
9 4 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.08%) Akamai
11 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.72%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (0.72%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.72%) BPaaS
11 2 (0.72%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.72%) Serverless
12 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.36%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 66 (23.66%) Firewall
2 45 (16.13%) DNS
3 36 (12.90%) WAN
4 35 (12.54%) DHCP
5 32 (11.47%) LAN
6 24 (8.60%) TCP/IP
7 17 (6.09%) SAN
7 17 (6.09%) Wireless
8 16 (5.73%) Cisco Firepower
9 14 (5.02%) Internet
10 13 (4.66%) VPN
11 10 (3.58%) Network Security
12 9 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (2.87%) IP Telephony
13 8 (2.87%) NAS
14 7 (2.51%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (2.15%) VoIP
16 5 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
16 5 (1.79%) VLAN
16 5 (1.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.24%) SQL Server 2016
3 20 (7.17%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (4.66%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (4.66%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (4.30%) MongoDB
8 11 (3.94%) MySQL
9 9 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.51%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.79%) OLTP
12 5 (1.79%) SQL Server 2017
13 4 (1.43%) Big Data
13 4 (1.43%) OLAP
14 3 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (1.08%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (1.43%) ER Studio
1 4 (1.43%) ERwin
1 4 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.08%) JIRA
3 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.36%) GitLab
4 1 (0.36%) Selenium
4 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (12.54%) Finance
2 7 (2.51%) Advertising
3 5 (1.79%) Aerospace
3 5 (1.79%) Retail
3 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.08%) Back Office
4 3 (1.08%) Public Sector
5 2 (0.72%) Billing
5 2 (0.72%) Legal
5 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Fire and Rescue
6 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (18.64%) DBA
2 47 (16.85%) Consultant
3 41 (14.70%) SQL DBA
4 31 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (10.04%) Administrator
6 21 (7.53%) SQL Server DBA
7 20 (7.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 20 (7.17%) Solutions Consultant
8 19 (6.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 18 (6.45%) Project Manager
10 17 (6.09%) Analyst
10 17 (6.09%) Cisco Consultant
10 17 (6.09%) Cisco Network Consultant
11 16 (5.73%) Agile Project Manager
11 16 (5.73%) Data Centre Consultant
11 16 (5.73%) Data Consultant
11 16 (5.73%) Enterprise Consultant
11 16 (5.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 16 (5.73%) Server Engineer
12 15 (5.38%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.87%) .NET
2 7 (2.51%) LDAP
2 7 (2.51%) Web Services
3 3 (1.08%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.72%) JSON
4 2 (0.72%) SOAP
4 2 (0.72%) WF
5 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.36%) HTML
5 1 (0.36%) LAMP
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 32 (11.47%) Replication
3 31 (11.11%) Clustering
4 22 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (7.53%) Public Cloud
6 13 (4.66%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.87%) Fat Client
9 8 (2.87%) Thin Client
10 6 (2.15%) Driving Licence
10 6 (2.15%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.79%) PKI
12 3 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.72%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.72%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.72%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 129 (46.24%) Windows
2 89 (31.90%) Windows Server
3 75 (26.88%) Linux
4 53 (19.00%) Unix
5 32 (11.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (9.32%) Windows 7
7 21 (7.53%) Windows 10
8 18 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (2.87%) CentOS
10 8 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.87%) Solaris
11 3 (1.08%) Debian
11 3 (1.08%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.72%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.36%) Fedora
13 1 (0.36%) SUSE
13 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (32.97%) Business Continuity
2 89 (31.90%) ITIL
3 38 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (13.26%) High Availability
4 37 (13.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 36 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
6 27 (9.68%) Computer Science
6 27 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
6 27 (9.68%) Project Management
7 26 (9.32%) Incident Management
8 24 (8.60%) DevOps
8 24 (8.60%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (8.24%) Proactive Monitoring
10 21 (7.53%) Project Delivery
11 19 (6.81%) Migration
12 18 (6.45%) Presales
12 18 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (6.45%) User Stories
13 17 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (6.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 76 (27.24%) SQL
2 29 (10.39%) T-SQL
3 23 (8.24%) PowerShell
4 14 (5.02%) Python
5 8 (2.87%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.51%) AWK
6 7 (2.51%) Bourne shell
6 7 (2.51%) Java
6 7 (2.51%) Korn
6 7 (2.51%) Perl
7 6 (2.15%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.79%) PHP
9 4 (1.43%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.43%) C#
9 4 (1.43%) Ruby
10 2 (0.72%) Go
10 2 (0.72%) Magik
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (17.20%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (15.77%) CCNA
4 39 (13.98%) MCSE
5 36 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 34 (12.19%) Degree
7 29 (10.39%) Security Cleared
8 26 (9.32%) CCNP
9 16 (5.73%) DV Cleared
10 15 (5.38%) SC Cleared
11 7 (2.51%) OCA
11 7 (2.51%) OCP
11 7 (2.51%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (2.51%) RHCE
11 7 (2.51%) RHCSA
12 6 (2.15%) CISSP
13 4 (1.43%) CISM
13 4 (1.43%) MCSA
14 3 (1.08%) CCDP
14 3 (1.08%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.81%) SLA
2 7 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.15%) ISO 22301
4 5 (1.79%) GDPR
5 4 (1.43%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.72%) COBIT
6 2 (0.72%) PMO
6 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.36%) IASME
7 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.36%) NCSC
7 1 (0.36%) NIST
7 1 (0.36%) QA
7 1 (0.36%) RMADS
System Software
1 88 (31.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (21.86%) Active Directory
3 26 (9.32%) Hyper-V
4 21 (7.53%) XenDesktop
5 18 (6.45%) XenApp
6 9 (3.23%) vSphere
7 8 (2.87%) DFS Replication
7 8 (2.87%) Docker
7 8 (2.87%) Terminal Server
8 7 (2.51%) GlusterFS
8 7 (2.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.72%) NFS
11 1 (0.36%) HDFS
11 1 (0.36%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (8.96%) SCCM
2 21 (7.53%) SCOM
2 21 (7.53%) WSUS
3 18 (6.45%) NetBackup
4 14 (5.02%) Microsoft Clustering
5 10 (3.58%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (3.58%) SCVMM
6 9 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (2.87%) BMC PATROL
7 8 (2.87%) Failover Clustering
8 7 (2.51%) Ansible
8 7 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.51%) Oracle ZFS
8 7 (2.51%) Red Hat Satellite
8 7 (2.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 7 (2.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 6 (2.15%) Kubernetes
10 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (1.43%) Puppet
11 4 (1.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 144 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 102 (36.56%) VMware
3 74 (26.52%) Cisco
3 74 (26.52%) HP
4 62 (22.22%) Citrix
5 41 (14.70%) NetApp
6 39 (13.98%) Dell
7 36 (12.90%) Nimble Storage
8 25 (8.96%) EMC
9 18 (6.45%) Oracle
10 16 (5.73%) Mitel
11 13 (4.66%) Symantec
12 12 (4.30%) ServiceNow
13 11 (3.94%) Red Hat
14 10 (3.58%) Palo Alto
15 8 (2.87%) BMC
15 8 (2.87%) Brocade
15 8 (2.87%) Google
15 8 (2.87%) Juniper
15 8 (2.87%) Veritas