Period
to 26 November 2021

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 26 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England > South East
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 227 194 272
Rank change year-on-year -33 +78 -36
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 245 109 257
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.32% 1.25% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.36% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 211 82 222
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,750 £31,325
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,525
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £84,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 17,320 7,991 22,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.57% 91.43% 91.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11,647 6,639 18,711
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the South East over the 6 months to 26 November 2021.

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 26 November 2021. 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 -60 73 £42,325 -15.35% 14
Surrey -24 65 £57,500 +31.43% 5
Hampshire -74 45 £50,000 -28.57% 7
Berkshire -53 43 £43,663 -5.08% 10
Kent -35 24 £42,500 -5.56% 8
West Sussex -2 21 £45,000 -35.71% 4
Oxfordshire -17 19 £36,000 -13.77% 4
East Sussex -28 14 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Buckinghamshire -54 11 £57,500 +15.00%
Home Counties - 2 £80,000 -
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2021, 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.

1 114 (46.53%) Windows
1 114 (46.53%) Microsoft
2 103 (42.04%) Azure
3 78 (31.84%) Active Directory
4 71 (28.98%) Windows Server
5 64 (26.12%) SQL
6 62 (25.31%) Linux
6 62 (25.31%) VMware
7 60 (24.49%) Social Skills
8 59 (24.08%) SQL Server
9 58 (23.67%) Microsoft 365
9 58 (23.67%) DevOps
10 55 (22.45%) Degree
11 53 (21.63%) AWS
11 53 (21.63%) ITIL
12 52 (21.22%) Firewall
12 52 (21.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 48 (19.59%) Business Continuity
13 48 (19.59%) SLA
14 45 (18.37%) Cybersecurity
15 41 (16.73%) DNS
15 41 (16.73%) Finance
15 41 (16.73%) Data Centre
15 41 (16.73%) Problem-Solving
16 38 (15.51%) IaaS
16 38 (15.51%) PaaS
17 37 (15.10%) High Availability
18 36 (14.69%) WAN
19 35 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
20 34 (13.88%) Information Security

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 24 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 16 (6.53%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.86%) IIS
4 4 (1.63%) SAS
5 3 (1.22%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.41%) JBoss
7 1 (0.41%) Liferay
7 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (9.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Cognos Controller
1 4 (1.63%) Infor CloudSuite
1 4 (1.63%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 4 (1.63%) Infor CRM
2 3 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.41%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 103 (42.04%) Azure
2 58 (23.67%) Microsoft 365
3 53 (21.63%) AWS
4 38 (15.51%) IaaS
4 38 (15.51%) PaaS
5 28 (11.43%) SaaS
6 18 (7.35%) Azure Service Bus
7 16 (6.53%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (3.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (2.45%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (2.45%) AWS CodePipeline
9 6 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (2.45%) OneDrive
10 5 (2.04%) GCP
10 5 (2.04%) HP Helion
10 5 (2.04%) IBM Cloud
10 5 (2.04%) SoftLayer
11 4 (1.63%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.63%) Serverless
11 4 (1.63%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 52 (21.22%) Firewall
2 41 (16.73%) DNS
3 36 (14.69%) WAN
4 31 (12.65%) DHCP
5 29 (11.84%) LAN
6 19 (7.76%) Internet
6 19 (7.76%) SAN
7 18 (7.35%) VPN
8 17 (6.94%) TCP/IP
9 15 (6.12%) Network Security
9 15 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (5.71%) VLAN
11 10 (4.08%) VoIP
12 9 (3.67%) HTTP
13 8 (3.27%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (3.27%) SSL
14 7 (2.86%) Wireless
15 6 (2.45%) iSCSI
15 6 (2.45%) SMTP
15 6 (2.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (24.08%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (2.86%) MySQL
5 7 (2.86%) OLAP
5 7 (2.86%) OLTP
5 7 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (1.63%) QlikView
7 4 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.82%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.82%) Big Data
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (4.49%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.45%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.63%) Bitbucket
3 4 (1.63%) JIRA
3 4 (1.63%) Snyk
4 3 (1.22%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 60 (24.49%) Social Skills
2 41 (16.73%) Finance
3 18 (7.35%) Banking
4 17 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (6.53%) Telecoms
6 15 (6.12%) Legal
7 13 (5.31%) Law
8 12 (4.90%) Manufacturing
9 10 (4.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 9 (3.67%) Presentation Skills
11 8 (3.27%) Back Office
12 7 (2.86%) Organisational Skills
13 6 (2.45%) Retail
14 5 (2.04%) Marketing
15 4 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (1.22%) Billing
16 3 (1.22%) Influencing Skills
17 2 (0.82%) Documentation Skills
17 2 (0.82%) Public Sector
18 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (15.10%) Analyst
2 31 (12.65%) DBA
3 26 (10.61%) Support Engineer
4 25 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (8.16%) Cloud Engineer
6 19 (7.76%) IT Manager
7 14 (5.71%) Administrator
7 14 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
7 14 (5.71%) Security Analyst
7 14 (5.71%) SQL DBA
7 14 (5.71%) Support Analyst
8 13 (5.31%) IT Analyst
8 13 (5.31%) Network Engineer
9 12 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (4.90%) Infrastructure Support
9 12 (4.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 12 (4.90%) IT Support
10 11 (4.49%) CloudOps Engineer
10 11 (4.49%) IT Engineer
11 10 (4.08%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.08%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (2.45%) ARM Templates
3 5 (2.04%) Web Services
4 4 (1.63%) WSH
5 3 (1.22%) REST
6 2 (0.82%) Node.js
6 2 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.41%) .NET
7 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.41%) CSS
7 1 (0.41%) Kafka
7 1 (0.41%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.41%) Middleware
7 1 (0.41%) OAuth
7 1 (0.41%) SAML
7 1 (0.41%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.41%) SOAP
7 1 (0.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.73%) Data Centre
2 29 (11.84%) Clustering
3 24 (9.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 23 (9.39%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (6.94%) Management Information System
6 14 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (4.90%) Replication
8 9 (3.67%) Online Banking
9 8 (3.27%) Driving Licence
9 8 (3.27%) SCADA
10 6 (2.45%) Reinsurance
11 5 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.63%) Legacy Systems
12 4 (1.63%) Video\Live Streaming
12 4 (1.63%) Virtual Team
13 3 (1.22%) CMDB
13 3 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.82%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 114 (46.53%) Windows
2 71 (28.98%) Windows Server
3 62 (25.31%) Linux
4 16 (6.53%) Unix
4 16 (6.53%) Windows 10
5 13 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.67%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (3.27%) Windows Server 2019
8 7 (2.86%) VMS
9 6 (2.45%) Android
10 4 (1.63%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.63%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.22%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.22%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.82%) CentOS
12 2 (0.82%) Solaris
12 2 (0.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (23.67%) DevOps
2 53 (21.63%) ITIL
3 48 (19.59%) Business Continuity
4 45 (18.37%) Cybersecurity
5 41 (16.73%) Problem-Solving
6 37 (15.10%) High Availability
7 35 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (13.88%) Information Security
9 30 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 27 (11.02%) Data Security
11 25 (10.20%) Change Management
11 25 (10.20%) Statistics
12 24 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
12 24 (9.80%) Project Management
13 23 (9.39%) Migration
14 22 (8.98%) Service Delivery
15 21 (8.57%) Cloud Operations
15 21 (8.57%) Non-Functional Testing
15 21 (8.57%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (26.12%) SQL
2 30 (12.24%) PowerShell
3 27 (11.02%) T-SQL
4 26 (10.61%) Python
5 19 (7.76%) C#
6 15 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.67%) Go
7 9 (3.67%) Java
7 9 (3.67%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.04%) Perl
9 4 (1.63%) VBScript
10 3 (1.22%) X++
11 2 (0.82%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.82%) PHP
12 1 (0.41%) ABAP
12 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (22.45%) Degree
2 15 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (4.08%) HNC
5 9 (3.67%) DBS Check
6 8 (3.27%) CCNP
6 8 (3.27%) HND
6 8 (3.27%) MCSA
7 7 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.86%) MCSE
8 6 (2.45%) FFIEC
8 6 (2.45%) MCP
9 5 (2.04%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.22%) CCNA
10 3 (1.22%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.22%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.22%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.82%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (19.59%) SLA
2 25 (10.20%) Cyber Essentials
2 25 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.67%) GDPR
3 9 (3.67%) NIST
4 7 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.45%) PCI DSS
6 5 (2.04%) NCSC
7 4 (1.63%) GRC
7 4 (1.63%) GxP
7 4 (1.63%) ISO 22301
7 4 (1.63%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.63%) QA
8 3 (1.22%) COBIT
8 3 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.41%) GAMP
9 1 (0.41%) ITGC
9 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 78 (31.84%) Active Directory
2 52 (21.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (13.47%) Hyper-V
4 14 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (4.08%) XenApp
6 9 (3.67%) vSphere
7 8 (3.27%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.86%) Docker
9 6 (2.45%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.63%) BitLocker
10 4 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.63%) OpenSSH
10 4 (1.63%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (1.22%) Firmware
11 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.82%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.82%) NFS
12 2 (0.82%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 16 (6.53%) Ansible
2 15 (6.12%) Terraform
3 13 (5.31%) SCCM
4 10 (4.08%) Puppet
4 10 (4.08%) Single Sign-On
5 9 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (2.04%) vCenter Server
7 4 (1.63%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.63%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (1.63%) IBM BigFix
7 4 (1.63%) Jamf Pro
7 4 (1.63%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.22%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.22%) SCOM
8 3 (1.22%) WSUS
9 2 (0.82%) Consul
9 2 (0.82%) Grafana
9 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 114 (46.53%) Microsoft
2 62 (25.31%) VMware
3 33 (13.47%) Cisco
4 25 (10.20%) Oracle
5 18 (7.35%) IFS
6 17 (6.94%) Citrix
7 11 (4.49%) Dell Compellent
8 10 (4.08%) Dell
9 9 (3.67%) Google
9 9 (3.67%) SolarWinds
10 8 (3.27%) Avaya
11 7 (2.86%) EMC
11 7 (2.86%) Juniper
11 7 (2.86%) Palo Alto
11 7 (2.86%) SAP
11 7 (2.86%) Symantec
12 6 (2.45%) Blue Coat
12 6 (2.45%) Veeam
13 5 (2.04%) HP
13 5 (2.04%) Mitel