The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 252 247
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1144 1327 1515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.29% 1.35% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.51% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1063 1178
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.70% -  

Disaster Recovery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79702 87753 97622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.97% 88.01%
Number of salaries quoted 64312 73316 79772
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in the UK

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in the UK

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in the UK

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 1067 £50,000 +11.11% 133
London +38 446 £60,000 +9.09% 38
South East -47 151 £45,000 - 32
North West +10 129 £45,000 - 8
East of England +7 106 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Yorkshire -18 106 £42,000 +5.00% 15
West Yorkshire -8 79 £44,000 +10.00% 12
Manchester +14 71 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Midlands +16 65 £45,000 - 10
City of London +15 65 £64,000 +21.90% 7
Surrey +44 48 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Hertfordshire +21 48 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Cheshire +2 48 £42,500 -8.10% 5
Leeds -11 33 £45,000 +5.88% 7
South West -18 33 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Scotland -12 30 £48,750 +21.87% 4
East Midlands -39 29 £45,000 +4.65% 8
Bradford +2 28 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Warrington +7 24 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Birmingham +12 23 £52,500 +10.52% 3
North Yorkshire +6 22 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Kent +28 21 £35,000 +40.00%
Berkshire -28 21 £57,500 +15.00% 9
Essex +3 20 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Welwyn Garden City +13 19 £32,000 -46.66%
Edinburgh -16 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hampshire -8 18 £37,500 -1.31% 12
Suffolk +19 17 £42,000 -23.63%
Ipswich +24 15 £42,000 -16.00%
Oxfordshire +16 15 £37,500 -16.66% 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 979 (42.27%) Windows
2 862 (37.22%) Microsoft
3 712 (30.74%) VMware
4 657 (28.37%) ITIL
5 630 (27.20%) SQL
6 603 (26.04%) Active Directory
7 589 (25.43%) Windows Server
8 578 (24.96%) Linux
9 571 (24.65%) Finance
10 570 (24.61%) SQL Server
11 539 (23.27%) Business Continuity
12 506 (21.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 443 (19.13%) Firewall
14 403 (17.40%) Cisco
15 381 (16.45%) High Availability
16 374 (16.15%) SAN
17 361 (15.59%) MS Exchange
18 348 (15.03%) Data Centre
19 327 (14.12%) Oracle
20 296 (12.78%) Unix
21 295 (12.74%) Degree
22 285 (12.31%) Hyper-V
22 285 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
23 279 (12.05%) Windows Server 2012
24 273 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
25 272 (11.74%) Microsoft Certification
26 269 (11.61%) DNS
27 232 (10.02%) Information Security
28 229 (9.89%) WAN
29 228 (9.84%) Citrix

Disaster Recovery
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:

Application Platforms
1 361 (15.59%) MS Exchange
2 154 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 132 (5.70%) SharePoint
4 118 (5.09%) IIS
5 112 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 61 (2.63%) Apache
7 56 (2.42%) JBoss
8 55 (2.37%) Skype for Business
9 51 (2.20%) OpenStack
10 46 (1.99%) WebSphere
11 45 (1.94%) WebLogic
12 36 (1.55%) Tomcat
13 30 (1.30%) CloudStack
14 26 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
15 22 (0.95%) CMS
15 22 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
16 17 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
17 10 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 9 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
18 9 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 149 (6.43%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 3 (0.13%) Cognos Controller
5 3 (0.13%) Infor CloudSuite
5 3 (0.13%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 3 (0.13%) Infor CRM
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.13%) Retail-J
5 3 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.086%) Eikon
6 2 (0.086%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 2 (0.086%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 200 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
2 189 (8.16%) Office 365
3 166 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 90 (3.89%) IaaS
4 90 (3.89%) SaaS
5 48 (2.07%) PaaS
6 40 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.65%) G Suite
8 13 (0.56%) Mimecast
9 11 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (0.47%) OneDrive
10 10 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.086%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.086%) SoftLayer
14 2 (0.086%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.086%) Yammer
15 1 (0.043%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 443 (19.13%) Firewall
2 374 (16.15%) SAN
3 269 (11.61%) DNS
4 229 (9.89%) WAN
5 219 (9.46%) LAN
6 198 (8.55%) VPN
7 177 (7.64%) TCP/IP
8 170 (7.34%) DHCP
9 165 (7.12%) VoIP
10 118 (5.09%) Network Security
11 114 (4.92%) Internet
12 96 (4.15%) NAS
13 81 (3.50%) Wireless
14 68 (2.94%) VLAN
15 65 (2.81%) LDAP
16 56 (2.42%) iSCSI
17 53 (2.29%) MPLS
18 48 (2.07%) OSPF
19 45 (1.94%) SSL
19 45 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 570 (24.61%) SQL Server
2 216 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 211 (9.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 201 (8.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 131 (5.66%) MySQL
6 123 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 110 (4.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 102 (4.40%) SQL Server 2014
9 92 (3.97%) Oracle Database
10 77 (3.32%) Relational Database
11 75 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 63 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
13 55 (2.37%) RDBMS
14 53 (2.29%) NoSQL
15 47 (2.03%) Hadoop
16 41 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
17 40 (1.73%) OLTP
18 39 (1.68%) MongoDB
19 38 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
20 36 (1.55%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 69 (2.98%) Jenkins
2 43 (1.86%) TeamCity
3 37 (1.60%) Git (software)
4 34 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (1.08%) Visual Studio
6 19 (0.82%) Subversion
7 16 (0.69%) JIRA
8 13 (0.56%) Bitbucket
9 12 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (0.47%) Selenium
11 9 (0.39%) Maven
12 8 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 7 (0.30%) Vagrant
14 6 (0.26%) JMeter
14 6 (0.26%) PhantomJS
15 5 (0.22%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.22%) FitNesse
15 5 (0.22%) HP UFT
15 5 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
16 4 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 571 (24.65%) Finance
2 108 (4.66%) Banking
3 106 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 89 (3.84%) Legal
5 63 (2.72%) Retail
6 60 (2.59%) Marketing
7 38 (1.64%) Advertising
8 34 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.21%) Back Office
10 27 (1.17%) Automotive
11 17 (0.73%) Law
12 11 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.47%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.43%) Front Office
13 10 (0.43%) Games
14 9 (0.39%) Aerospace
15 8 (0.35%) French Language
16 7 (0.30%) Billing
16 7 (0.30%) German Language
16 7 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 303 (13.08%) DBA
2 274 (11.83%) Administrator
3 248 (10.71%) Analyst
4 233 (10.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 225 (9.72%) SQL DBA
6 170 (7.34%) IT Manager
7 108 (4.66%) Support Analyst
8 105 (4.53%) SQL Server DBA
9 103 (4.45%) Support Engineer
10 102 (4.40%) Consultant
11 88 (3.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 88 (3.80%) Architect
12 85 (3.67%) VMware Engineer
13 83 (3.58%) Developer
13 83 (3.58%) Systems Administrator
14 78 (3.37%) Infrastructure Support
14 78 (3.37%) Service Manager
15 77 (3.32%) Security Manager
16 75 (3.24%) Network Engineer
17 74 (3.20%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (3.02%) .NET
2 52 (2.25%) Web Services
3 38 (1.64%) Middleware
4 31 (1.34%) Software Packaging
5 25 (1.08%) HTML
6 20 (0.86%) LAMP
6 20 (0.86%) XML
7 16 (0.69%) .NET Framework
8 14 (0.60%) ASP.NET
8 14 (0.60%) CSS
9 13 (0.56%) JMS
10 12 (0.52%) EDI
10 12 (0.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 11 (0.47%) Node.js
11 11 (0.47%) SAP Basis
12 10 (0.43%) 802.1X
12 10 (0.43%) ActiveMQ
12 10 (0.43%) EDIFACT
13 9 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (0.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 348 (15.03%) Data Centre
2 223 (9.63%) Management Information System
3 212 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
4 198 (8.55%) Clustering
5 155 (6.69%) Replication
6 131 (5.66%) Computer Science
7 42 (1.81%) Client/Server
8 36 (1.55%) Hedge funds
9 32 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
9 32 (1.38%) PKI
10 31 (1.34%) Fintech
11 27 (1.17%) User Experience
12 26 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 25 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
14 24 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
15 23 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
16 22 (0.95%) Private Cloud
17 21 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
18 20 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
19 19 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 979 (42.27%) Windows
2 589 (25.43%) Windows Server
3 578 (24.96%) Linux
4 296 (12.78%) Unix
5 279 (12.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 273 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 183 (7.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 151 (6.52%) Windows 7
9 100 (4.32%) Solaris
10 84 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 52 (2.25%) Windows 10
12 42 (1.81%) AIX
13 31 (1.34%) CentOS
13 31 (1.34%) Windows 8
14 28 (1.21%) Data ONTAP
15 17 (0.73%) HPUX
16 14 (0.60%) Android
16 14 (0.60%) Ubuntu
16 14 (0.60%) Windows XP
17 10 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (28.37%) ITIL
2 539 (23.27%) Business Continuity
3 381 (16.45%) High Availability
4 285 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
5 232 (10.02%) Information Security
6 212 (9.15%) Change Management
7 195 (8.42%) Project Management
8 194 (8.38%) Agile Software Development
9 187 (8.07%) Service Management
10 182 (7.86%) Migration
11 177 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
12 168 (7.25%) Service Delivery
13 163 (7.04%) DevOps
14 161 (6.95%) Capacity Planning
15 160 (6.91%) Mentoring
16 158 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
17 146 (6.30%) Configuration Management
18 139 (6.00%) Risk Management
19 129 (5.57%) BCP
20 125 (5.40%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 630 (27.20%) SQL
2 196 (8.46%) PowerShell
3 179 (7.73%) T-SQL
4 168 (7.25%) Python
5 125 (5.40%) Perl
6 114 (4.92%) Java
6 114 (4.92%) Shell Script
7 89 (3.84%) Ruby
8 55 (2.37%) PL/SQL
9 54 (2.33%) Bash Shell
10 53 (2.29%) PHP
11 48 (2.07%) C
12 41 (1.77%) C#
13 27 (1.17%) JavaScript
13 27 (1.17%) VB
14 24 (1.04%) VBScript
15 21 (0.91%) VBA
16 18 (0.78%) C++
17 14 (0.60%) AWK
18 12 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 295 (12.74%) Degree
2 272 (11.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 193 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 157 (6.78%) MCSE
5 153 (6.61%) CISSP
6 134 (5.79%) CCNA
7 122 (5.27%) CISM
8 89 (3.84%) MCSA
9 83 (3.58%) CCNP
10 77 (3.32%) Security Cleared
11 74 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 72 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
13 71 (3.07%) MCP
14 70 (3.02%) MCITP
15 66 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
16 42 (1.81%) MCTS
17 40 (1.73%) SC Cleared
18 39 (1.68%) CISA
19 32 (1.38%) Master's Degree
20 30 (1.30%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (9.41%) SLA
2 136 (5.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 103 (4.45%) PCI DSS
4 66 (2.85%) QA
5 34 (1.47%) GDPR
6 28 (1.21%) Cyber Essentials
7 27 (1.17%) Data Quality
8 25 (1.08%) ISO 9001
9 20 (0.86%) COBIT
10 19 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 14 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 13 (0.56%) ISO 22301
13 8 (0.35%) JSP 440
14 7 (0.30%) PMO
15 6 (0.26%) BS25999
15 6 (0.26%) SSAE 16
16 4 (0.17%) COSO
16 4 (0.17%) ISO 31000
16 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
17 3 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 603 (26.04%) Active Directory
2 506 (21.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 285 (12.31%) Hyper-V
4 165 (7.12%) vSphere
5 102 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
6 80 (3.45%) XenApp
7 64 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
8 55 (2.37%) NFS
9 45 (1.94%) XenServer
10 38 (1.64%) Xen
11 35 (1.51%) Virtual Servers
12 34 (1.47%) Docker
12 34 (1.47%) XenDesktop
13 32 (1.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 32 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
14 18 (0.78%) iptables
14 18 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
15 17 (0.73%) Terminal Services
16 16 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 14 (0.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 141 (6.09%) Puppet
2 97 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
3 95 (4.10%) SCCM
4 92 (3.97%) Ansible
5 60 (2.59%) NetBackup
6 44 (1.90%) Nagios
6 44 (1.90%) SCOM
7 43 (1.86%) vCenter Server
8 40 (1.73%) Red Hat Satellite
9 30 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
10 29 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
11 28 (1.21%) WSUS
12 26 (1.12%) Backup Exec
12 26 (1.12%) Salt
13 25 (1.08%) Tivoli
14 24 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 23 (0.99%) Oracle ZFS
16 22 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
16 22 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
17 21 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 862 (37.22%) Microsoft
2 712 (30.74%) VMware
3 403 (17.40%) Cisco
4 327 (14.12%) Oracle
5 228 (9.84%) Citrix
6 192 (8.29%) Red Hat
7 186 (8.03%) HP
8 148 (6.39%) NetApp
9 83 (3.58%) EMC
10 81 (3.50%) Veeam
11 67 (2.89%) Symantec
12 66 (2.85%) Juniper
13 63 (2.72%) CheckPoint
14 58 (2.50%) Avaya
14 58 (2.50%) Veritas
15 53 (2.29%) SolarWinds
16 48 (2.07%) Dell
17 45 (1.94%) IBM
18 42 (1.81%) 3PAR
19 34 (1.47%) CommVault
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Westbury-On-Severn, Gloucestershire
Aceo Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Smarterways Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago