Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Disaster Recovery Manager was £55,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery Manager
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1189 1182 1278
Rank change year-on-year -7 +96 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Disaster Recovery Manager 14 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.022% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.023% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 6
UK median annual salary £55,250 £53,000 £64,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.25% -17.83% +12.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,450 £47,000
90th Percentile £74,875 £69,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.20% -6.82% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Disaster Recovery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Disaster Recovery Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery Manager in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery Manager in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery Manager in the UK

Disaster Recovery Manager
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
England +35 14 £55,250 +4.25%
UK excluding London +22 8 £45,000 -12.20%
London +6 6 £66,250 +22.69%
East Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
East of England +3 2 £60,000 -2.44%
South East +37 1 - -

Disaster Recovery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Disaster Recovery Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Disaster Recovery Manager in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (85.71%) Business Continuity
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE
4 3 (21.43%) BCP
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) ISO 22301
6 1 (7.14%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Process Management
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management

Disaster Recovery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) MPLS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (85.71%) Business Continuity
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) BCP
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (7.14%) Marketing Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) COBIT
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 22301
1 1 (7.14%) SLA