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 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
UK
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 242 232
Rank change year-on-year -17 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1093 1372 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.28% 1.40% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.57% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1073 1195
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 £32,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16%  

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 76365 87502 96258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.69% 89.09% 87.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62351 72887 78194
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -14 1019 £50,000 +11.11% 105
London +24 413 £59,000 +4.88% 31
South East -29 154 £48,000 +10.34% 21
North West +21 131 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Yorkshire -36 93 £40,000 - 8
East of England -22 91 £50,000 +2.04% 14
Manchester +26 77 £46,000 +17.94% 6
City of London +36 66 £62,500 +21.95% 6
West Yorkshire -22 66 £44,500 +11.25% 5
West Midlands -17 59 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Cheshire 0 44 £42,500 - 6
East Midlands -34 40 £39,500 -7.05% 7
Surrey +47 39 £57,500 +4.54% 5
South West -14 34 £40,000 - 4
Hertfordshire 0 33 £50,000 - 5
Leeds -13 30 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Berkshire -2 28 £57,500 +24.32% 6
Scotland -3 27 £48,750 +21.87% 2
Warrington +5 23 £36,250 -9.37% 3
Bradford -5 22 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham +1 21 £52,500 +10.52% 2
North Yorkshire +10 20 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Hampshire -12 20 £45,000 +14.64% 4
Essex +5 19 £55,000 +34.96%
Oxfordshire +19 18 £37,500 +5.63%
Kent +26 17 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Edinburgh -7 16 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Nottinghamshire +1 14 £27,500 -50.00% 2
Northamptonshire -19 14 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Suffolk +18 13 £42,000 -23.63% 2

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 926 (41.39%) Windows
2 844 (37.73%) Microsoft
3 675 (30.17%) VMware
4 639 (28.57%) ITIL
5 601 (26.87%) SQL
6 572 (25.57%) Windows Server
7 566 (25.30%) Active Directory
8 560 (25.03%) Linux
9 542 (24.23%) Finance
10 534 (23.87%) SQL Server
11 514 (22.98%) Business Continuity
12 473 (21.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 430 (19.22%) Firewall
14 402 (17.97%) Cisco
15 371 (16.58%) High Availability
16 356 (15.91%) SAN
17 352 (15.74%) MS Exchange
18 339 (15.15%) Data Centre
19 323 (14.44%) Oracle
20 305 (13.63%) Unix
21 302 (13.50%) Degree
22 284 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
23 283 (12.65%) Windows Server 2012
24 270 (12.07%) Hyper-V
25 269 (12.03%) Performance Tuning
26 266 (11.89%) DNS
27 259 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
28 225 (10.06%) WAN
29 219 (9.79%) Management Information System
30 218 (9.75%) 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
1 352 (15.74%) MS Exchange
2 152 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 138 (6.17%) SharePoint
4 111 (4.96%) IIS
5 101 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 64 (2.86%) Apache
7 55 (2.46%) JBoss
8 54 (2.41%) Skype for Business
9 52 (2.32%) WebLogic
10 50 (2.24%) OpenStack
11 46 (2.06%) WebSphere
12 42 (1.88%) Tomcat
13 30 (1.34%) CloudStack
13 30 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (0.72%) CMS
14 16 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (0.49%) nginx
16 11 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 150 (6.71%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.089%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 42 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.36%) Infor CRM
6 7 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.18%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 4 (0.18%) Cognos Controller
8 4 (0.18%) Infor CloudSuite
8 4 (0.18%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.13%) Retail-J
10 2 (0.089%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.089%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.089%) SAP APO
10 2 (0.089%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 192 (8.58%) Amazon AWS
2 174 (7.78%) Office 365
3 148 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 83 (3.71%) SaaS
5 76 (3.40%) IaaS
6 49 (2.19%) PaaS
7 42 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (0.49%) G Suite
9 10 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (0.40%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
11 8 (0.36%) OneDrive
12 7 (0.31%) SoftLayer
13 6 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 2 (0.089%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 1 (0.045%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 430 (19.22%) Firewall
2 356 (15.91%) SAN
3 266 (11.89%) DNS
4 225 (10.06%) WAN
5 215 (9.61%) LAN
6 186 (8.31%) VPN
7 184 (8.23%) TCP/IP
8 159 (7.11%) DHCP
9 152 (6.79%) VoIP
10 118 (5.27%) Network Security
11 114 (5.10%) Internet
12 105 (4.69%) NAS
13 87 (3.89%) Wireless
14 60 (2.68%) LDAP
15 59 (2.64%) VLAN
16 55 (2.46%) OSPF
17 51 (2.28%) MPLS
18 50 (2.24%) BGP
19 49 (2.19%) iSCSI
20 47 (2.10%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 534 (23.87%) SQL Server
2 203 (9.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 194 (8.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 185 (8.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 129 (5.77%) MySQL
6 117 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 100 (4.47%) SQL Server 2014
8 93 (4.16%) Oracle Database
9 88 (3.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 81 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
11 73 (3.26%) Relational Database
12 60 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
13 59 (2.64%) NoSQL
14 55 (2.46%) RDBMS
15 44 (1.97%) Hadoop
16 41 (1.83%) OLTP
17 38 (1.70%) MongoDB
17 38 (1.70%) SQL Server 2016
18 37 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
19 33 (1.48%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 68 (3.04%) Jenkins
2 43 (1.92%) TeamCity
3 37 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 31 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 21 (0.94%) Subversion
7 14 (0.63%) JIRA
8 13 (0.58%) Bitbucket
9 12 (0.54%) Selenium
10 10 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (0.31%) Maven
11 7 (0.31%) Vagrant
12 6 (0.27%) JMeter
12 6 (0.27%) PhantomJS
12 6 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.22%) Ant
13 5 (0.22%) FitNesse
14 4 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.18%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 542 (24.23%) Finance
2 107 (4.78%) Telecoms
3 105 (4.69%) Banking
4 72 (3.22%) Legal
5 58 (2.59%) Marketing
6 52 (2.32%) Retail
7 44 (1.97%) Advertising
8 34 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.07%) Automotive
9 24 (1.07%) Back Office
10 15 (0.67%) Law
11 13 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.58%) Investment Banking
12 12 (0.54%) Front Office
13 9 (0.40%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.31%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.27%) French Language
15 6 (0.27%) German Language
15 6 (0.27%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 292 (13.05%) DBA
2 266 (11.89%) Administrator
3 251 (11.22%) Analyst
4 218 (9.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 212 (9.48%) SQL DBA
6 169 (7.55%) IT Manager
7 114 (5.10%) Support Analyst
8 100 (4.47%) Consultant
9 96 (4.29%) Support Engineer
10 93 (4.16%) Architect
11 89 (3.98%) SQL Server DBA
12 86 (3.84%) VMware Engineer
13 84 (3.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 84 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
14 83 (3.71%) Network Engineer
15 76 (3.40%) Service Manager
16 74 (3.31%) Infrastructure Support
17 71 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
18 69 (3.08%) Security Manager
19 68 (3.04%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (3.13%) .NET
2 54 (2.41%) Web Services
3 39 (1.74%) Middleware
4 37 (1.65%) Software Packaging
5 29 (1.30%) XML
6 23 (1.03%) LAMP
7 21 (0.94%) HTML
8 13 (0.58%) JMS
8 13 (0.58%) REST
9 12 (0.54%) ASP.NET
10 11 (0.49%) .NET Framework
10 11 (0.49%) CSS
10 11 (0.49%) SOAP
11 10 (0.45%) ActiveMQ
11 10 (0.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 10 (0.45%) XML Messaging
12 9 (0.40%) J2EE
12 9 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (0.40%) RESTful
12 9 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 339 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 219 (9.79%) Management Information System
3 201 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
4 176 (7.87%) Clustering
5 142 (6.35%) Replication
6 131 (5.86%) Computer Science
7 42 (1.88%) Hedge funds
8 34 (1.52%) Fintech
9 32 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
10 31 (1.39%) PKI
11 29 (1.30%) Client/Server
12 28 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
13 23 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 22 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
14 22 (0.98%) Virtual Team
15 21 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
15 21 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
15 21 (0.94%) User Experience
16 20 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
17 19 (0.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 926 (41.39%) Windows
2 572 (25.57%) Windows Server
3 560 (25.03%) Linux
4 305 (13.63%) Unix
5 284 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 283 (12.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 165 (7.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 145 (6.48%) Windows 7
9 105 (4.69%) Solaris
10 95 (4.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 42 (1.88%) Windows 10
12 41 (1.83%) AIX
13 31 (1.39%) CentOS
14 30 (1.34%) Windows 8
15 27 (1.21%) Data ONTAP
16 19 (0.85%) Windows XP
17 16 (0.72%) HPUX
18 14 (0.63%) Android
19 12 (0.54%) Ubuntu
20 9 (0.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 639 (28.57%) ITIL
2 514 (22.98%) Business Continuity
3 371 (16.58%) High Availability
4 269 (12.03%) Performance Tuning
5 213 (9.52%) Information Security
6 197 (8.81%) Change Management
7 187 (8.36%) Service Management
8 181 (8.09%) Migration
9 171 (7.64%) Project Management
10 170 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
11 161 (7.20%) Capacity Planning
12 157 (7.02%) Service Delivery
13 156 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
14 148 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
15 147 (6.57%) DevOps
16 146 (6.53%) Mentoring
17 137 (6.12%) Risk Management
18 135 (6.03%) Configuration Management
19 125 (5.59%) BCP
20 121 (5.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 601 (26.87%) SQL
2 182 (8.14%) PowerShell
3 162 (7.24%) T-SQL
4 154 (6.88%) Python
5 124 (5.54%) Perl
6 116 (5.19%) Shell Script
7 112 (5.01%) Java
8 73 (3.26%) Ruby
9 56 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 53 (2.37%) Bash Shell
11 44 (1.97%) PHP
12 43 (1.92%) C
13 36 (1.61%) C#
14 27 (1.21%) VBScript
15 22 (0.98%) JavaScript
16 20 (0.89%) VB
17 14 (0.63%) AWK
17 14 (0.63%) VBA
18 12 (0.54%) C++
18 12 (0.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 302 (13.50%) Degree
2 259 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 192 (8.58%) Cisco Certification
4 145 (6.48%) CISSP
5 143 (6.39%) MCSE
6 121 (5.41%) CISM
7 120 (5.36%) CCNA
8 93 (4.16%) CCNP
9 79 (3.53%) MCSA
9 79 (3.53%) Security Cleared
10 76 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
11 71 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 70 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
13 66 (2.95%) MCP
14 61 (2.73%) MCITP
15 41 (1.83%) SC Cleared
16 38 (1.70%) MCTS
17 36 (1.61%) Master's Degree
18 33 (1.48%) CISA
19 28 (1.25%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (8.81%) SLA
2 117 (5.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 103 (4.60%) PCI DSS
4 57 (2.55%) QA
5 32 (1.43%) GDPR
6 28 (1.25%) Data Quality
7 26 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
8 21 (0.94%) COBIT
9 20 (0.89%) ISO 9001
10 17 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 14 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27002
12 12 (0.54%) ISO 22301
13 7 (0.31%) JSP 440
14 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 5 (0.22%) PMO
15 5 (0.22%) SSAE 16
16 4 (0.18%) BS25999
16 4 (0.18%) COSO
16 4 (0.18%) ISO 31000
16 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 566 (25.30%) Active Directory
2 473 (21.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 270 (12.07%) Hyper-V
4 155 (6.93%) vSphere
5 94 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
6 66 (2.95%) XenApp
7 58 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
8 51 (2.28%) NFS
9 43 (1.92%) XenServer
10 42 (1.88%) Xen
11 38 (1.70%) VMware Workstation
12 33 (1.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 33 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
13 28 (1.25%) Docker
13 28 (1.25%) XenDesktop
14 22 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
14 22 (0.98%) vCloud
15 17 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 17 (0.76%) Terminal Services
16 15 (0.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 138 (6.17%) Puppet
2 97 (4.34%) Ansible
3 93 (4.16%) Opscode Chef
4 86 (3.84%) SCCM
5 51 (2.28%) NetBackup
6 43 (1.92%) vCenter Server
7 40 (1.79%) Nagios
8 35 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
8 35 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
9 32 (1.43%) SCOM
10 31 (1.39%) Salt
11 25 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
12 22 (0.98%) Backup Exec
12 22 (0.98%) WSUS
13 21 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
14 20 (0.89%) Failover Clustering
14 20 (0.89%) Tivoli
15 19 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
15 19 (0.85%) Oracle ZFS
15 19 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 844 (37.73%) Microsoft
2 675 (30.17%) VMware
3 402 (17.97%) Cisco
4 323 (14.44%) Oracle
5 218 (9.75%) Citrix
6 170 (7.60%) Red Hat
7 167 (7.47%) HP
8 151 (6.75%) NetApp
9 83 (3.71%) EMC
10 69 (3.08%) Veeam
11 67 (3.00%) Juniper
12 61 (2.73%) CheckPoint
13 56 (2.50%) Veritas
14 54 (2.41%) Symantec
15 52 (2.32%) Avaya
16 45 (2.01%) SolarWinds
17 42 (1.88%) Dell
18 39 (1.74%) 3PAR
19 38 (1.70%) IBM
20 35 (1.56%) CommVault
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
F4P Recruitment Consultancy
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits+parking
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
F4P Recruitment Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + excellnt benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
F4P Recruitment Consultancy
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits+parking
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, 28 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + competitive shift allowance +bonus + benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oblix IT
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per day £35,000 plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Cloudscope
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + 125K OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago