Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 243 240
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 382 396 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.33% 1.28% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.43% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 310 353 390
South East median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,200 £28,450
90th Percentile £75,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 25,972 27,620 31,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.33% 89.59% 89.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21,366 22,788 25,950
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +58 200 £45,000 +5.88% 21
Berkshire +20 91 £43,500 -3.33% 9
Buckinghamshire +67 88 £42,500 +10.39% 8
Surrey -15 63 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Hampshire -16 60 £45,000 +5.88% 8
West Sussex +21 43 £56,000 +20.43% 6
Oxfordshire +7 21 £75,000 +100.00% 4
Kent +4 11 £41,000 +13.89% 5
East Sussex -8 4 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Middlesex -12 1 £42,500 -43.33%
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 147 (38.48%) Windows
2 127 (33.25%) Microsoft
3 107 (28.01%) SQL
4 93 (24.35%) SQL Server
5 91 (23.82%) Active Directory
6 87 (22.77%) Business Continuity
7 83 (21.73%) VMware
8 81 (21.20%) ITIL
9 80 (20.94%) Windows Server
10 68 (17.80%) Linux
11 65 (17.02%) Finance
12 60 (15.71%) High Availability
13 59 (15.45%) Microsoft Azure
14 58 (15.18%) Performance Tuning
15 54 (14.14%) Office 365
16 52 (13.61%) Information Security
17 50 (13.09%) Firewall
17 50 (13.09%) Management Information System
17 50 (13.09%) VMware Infrastructure
18 49 (12.83%) Degree
19 45 (11.78%) LAN
19 45 (11.78%) DNS
20 44 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
21 42 (10.99%) TCP/IP
21 42 (10.99%) PowerShell
21 42 (10.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 40 (10.47%) Unix
22 40 (10.47%) DHCP
22 40 (10.47%) Project Management
22 40 (10.47%) Risk Management

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 32 (8.38%) MS Exchange
2 25 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.40%) IIS
4 8 (2.09%) Apache
5 7 (1.83%) Confluence
5 7 (1.83%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.57%) JBoss
7 5 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.31%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.05%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.79%) Smallworld
9 3 (0.79%) WordPress
10 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.52%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.26%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (6.54%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.40%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.26%) Mathcad
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.83%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.52%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 59 (15.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (14.14%) Office 365
3 22 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (5.50%) IaaS
5 18 (4.71%) Mimecast
6 16 (4.19%) SaaS
7 13 (3.40%) PaaS
8 8 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (2.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.83%) Amazon ELB
9 7 (1.83%) Amazon Glacier
9 7 (1.83%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.57%) Serverless
11 5 (1.31%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (1.31%) G Suite
12 4 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (1.05%) AWS CodePipeline
12 4 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (13.09%) Firewall
2 45 (11.78%) DNS
2 45 (11.78%) LAN
3 42 (10.99%) TCP/IP
4 40 (10.47%) DHCP
5 38 (9.95%) SAN
5 38 (9.95%) WAN
6 30 (7.85%) VPN
7 18 (4.71%) Internet
7 18 (4.71%) iSCSI
7 18 (4.71%) Network Security
8 15 (3.93%) NAS
9 13 (3.40%) VLAN
9 13 (3.40%) Wireless
10 12 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
11 11 (2.88%) Unified Communications
12 10 (2.62%) Ethernet
13 9 (2.36%) IPsec
14 8 (2.09%) PBX
15 7 (1.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (24.35%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (4.71%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.93%) RDBMS
7 12 (3.14%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.62%) Oracle Database
10 8 (2.09%) NoSQL
10 8 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (2.09%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (2.09%) Qlik Sense
11 7 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.83%) MariaDB
11 7 (1.83%) MySQL
12 6 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.57%) GIS
12 6 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.66%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.14%) JIRA
3 11 (2.88%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (1.05%) AutoIt
6 3 (0.79%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.52%) Maven
7 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.26%) Ant
8 1 (0.26%) Hudson
8 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.26%) NUnit
8 1 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.26%) TestRail
General
1 65 (17.02%) Finance
2 14 (3.66%) Banking
2 14 (3.66%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.88%) Legal
4 6 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.31%) Advertising
5 5 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.05%) Marketing
7 3 (0.79%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Military
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (15.45%) DBA
2 50 (13.09%) Analyst
3 39 (10.21%) Administrator
4 38 (9.95%) SQL DBA
5 37 (9.69%) IT Manager
6 33 (8.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (5.50%) Support Analyst
8 20 (5.24%) Systems Administrator
9 19 (4.97%) Applications Support
9 19 (4.97%) Support Engineer
10 18 (4.71%) SQL Server DBA
11 17 (4.45%) Security Manager
12 16 (4.19%) Architect
13 15 (3.93%) DevOps Engineer
14 13 (3.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 13 (3.40%) IT Support
15 12 (3.14%) Applications Support Analyst
15 12 (3.14%) IT Analyst
16 11 (2.88%) Head of IT
16 11 (2.88%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.33%) .NET
2 14 (3.66%) ASP.NET
3 9 (2.36%) LDAP
3 9 (2.36%) Middleware
4 8 (2.09%) .NET Framework
4 8 (2.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 8 (2.09%) REST
4 8 (2.09%) Velocity
5 7 (1.83%) SOAP
6 6 (1.57%) HTML
6 6 (1.57%) LAMP
7 5 (1.31%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (1.31%) OAuth
7 5 (1.31%) SAML
7 5 (1.31%) Web Services
7 5 (1.31%) WF
8 4 (1.05%) CSS
8 4 (1.05%) HTML5
9 3 (0.79%) XML
10 2 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.09%) Management Information System
2 38 (9.95%) Replication
3 37 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (8.90%) Data Centre
5 30 (7.85%) Clustering
6 23 (6.02%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.36%) HACMP
7 9 (2.36%) PKI
8 8 (2.09%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.09%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.83%) iSeries
9 7 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.57%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (1.57%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.31%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.31%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.05%) Cyber Defence
12 4 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.05%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 147 (38.48%) Windows
2 80 (20.94%) Windows Server
3 68 (17.80%) Linux
4 42 (10.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (10.47%) Unix
6 28 (7.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (6.28%) Windows 10
7 24 (6.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (5.76%) AIX
9 16 (4.19%) Windows 7
10 13 (3.40%) CentOS
10 13 (3.40%) Solaris
11 6 (1.57%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.05%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.52%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.26%) MVS
14 1 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (22.77%) Business Continuity
2 81 (21.20%) ITIL
3 60 (15.71%) High Availability
4 58 (15.18%) Performance Tuning
5 52 (13.61%) Information Security
6 44 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
7 40 (10.47%) Project Management
7 40 (10.47%) Risk Management
8 38 (9.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 35 (9.16%) CRM
10 34 (8.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 32 (8.38%) Change Management
12 31 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (8.12%) Change Control
12 31 (8.12%) Incident Management
13 30 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (7.07%) DevOps
14 27 (7.07%) Migration
15 26 (6.81%) Data Protection
16 25 (6.54%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 107 (28.01%) SQL
2 42 (10.99%) PowerShell
3 25 (6.54%) C#
4 23 (6.02%) Python
5 22 (5.76%) Java
6 20 (5.24%) Shell Script
7 19 (4.97%) T-SQL
8 16 (4.19%) Bash Shell
8 16 (4.19%) Perl
9 12 (3.14%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.36%) JavaScript
11 7 (1.83%) Ruby
12 4 (1.05%) AWK
12 4 (1.05%) Bourne shell
12 4 (1.05%) Korn
13 3 (0.79%) C
13 3 (0.79%) Magik
14 2 (0.52%) JCL
14 2 (0.52%) REXX
15 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (12.83%) Degree
2 27 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (5.76%) MCSE
3 22 (5.76%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.71%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.93%) CISSP
6 11 (2.88%) CEH
6 11 (2.88%) CISA
6 11 (2.88%) RHCSA
7 10 (2.62%) MCSA
8 9 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.83%) CCNA
11 6 (1.57%) CISM
11 6 (1.57%) HND
11 6 (1.57%) RHCE
12 5 (1.31%) OCP
12 5 (1.31%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.42%) SLA
2 25 (6.54%) GDPR
2 25 (6.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (4.19%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.88%) PMO
5 7 (1.83%) QA
6 6 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.05%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.52%) COBIT
8 2 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 91 (23.82%) Active Directory
2 50 (13.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (8.38%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.45%) vSphere
5 11 (2.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 11 (2.88%) XenDesktop
6 10 (2.62%) NFS
7 9 (2.36%) GPFS
7 9 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.36%) XenApp
8 8 (2.09%) Docker
8 8 (2.09%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (1.83%) Samba
9 7 (1.83%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (1.05%) GlusterFS
12 3 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.79%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.52%) Time Sharing Option
14 1 (0.26%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 25 (6.54%) Puppet
2 24 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (5.76%) Ansible
4 13 (3.40%) SCCM
5 12 (3.14%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (3.14%) SCOM
5 12 (3.14%) Terraform
6 11 (2.88%) vRealize
7 10 (2.62%) Data Guard
8 8 (2.09%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (2.09%) NetBackup
9 7 (1.83%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 5 (1.31%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (1.31%) Failover Clustering
10 5 (1.31%) Graylog
10 5 (1.31%) PingFederate
10 5 (1.31%) Red Hat Satellite
10 5 (1.31%) WSUS
11 4 (1.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 4 (1.05%) WMI
Vendors
1 127 (33.25%) Microsoft
2 83 (21.73%) VMware
3 34 (8.90%) Oracle
4 33 (8.64%) Red Hat
5 31 (8.12%) Citrix
6 30 (7.85%) Cisco
7 23 (6.02%) EMC
8 20 (5.24%) HP
9 16 (4.19%) NetApp
10 14 (3.66%) IBM
11 11 (2.88%) Centrify
12 10 (2.62%) Google
12 10 (2.62%) SAP
12 10 (2.62%) SolarWinds
13 9 (2.36%) Dell
13 9 (2.36%) Veritas
14 8 (2.09%) Brocade
15 6 (1.57%) Capita
15 6 (1.57%) Mitel
15 6 (1.57%) Nimble Storage