Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft Data Protection Manager skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Data Protection Manager over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Data Protection Manager (DPM)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1086 1101 1161
Rank change year-on-year +15 +60 +33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 92 121 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.063% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.60% 0.73% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 74 103 130
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +10.43%
10th Percentile £24,224 £30,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £107,500 £55,000 £63,075
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +7.79% +1.32% +1.33%

Microsoft Data Protection Manager is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15415 16525 16789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.86% 8.65% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12597 13351 13567
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,950
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in the UK

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager.

Salary trend for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in the UK

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in the UK

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 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 +34 92 £42,500 - 3
UK excluding London +43 70 £41,500 +7.79% 2
London +6 22 £90,000 +87.50% 1
Midlands +46 19 £42,064 +3.86%
South East +47 17 £32,500 -39.53%
West Midlands +32 17 £42,500 -
South West +6 16 £42,500 +30.77%
North of England +13 12 £41,500 +25.76% 2
Yorkshire +22 8 £41,500 +25.76%
East of England +14 6 £22,950 -36.25%
North West -15 4 £36,250 -6.45% 2
East Midlands +34 2 £40,000 +3.90%

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 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 Microsoft Data Protection Manager.

1 80 (86.96%) Windows
2 76 (82.61%) Microsoft
3 67 (72.83%) Windows Server
4 61 (66.30%) Hyper-V
5 60 (65.22%) SCCM
6 59 (64.13%) Active Directory
7 53 (57.61%) DNS
7 53 (57.61%) VMware
8 49 (53.26%) DHCP
9 48 (52.17%) SAN
10 46 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 44 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 42 (45.65%) Citrix
13 37 (40.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (38.04%) PowerShell
15 34 (36.96%) SCOM
16 31 (33.70%) ITIL
17 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (31.52%) SCDPM
18 28 (30.43%) SQL Server
18 28 (30.43%) NAS
19 27 (29.35%) MCSE
19 27 (29.35%) Dell
20 26 (28.26%) Office 365
21 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Azure
22 24 (26.09%) MS Exchange
23 22 (23.91%) Linux
23 22 (23.91%) SharePoint
23 22 (23.91%) Cisco
23 22 (23.91%) Windows 7

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
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 24 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 22 (23.91%) SharePoint
3 17 (18.48%) Skype for Business
4 14 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (8.70%) IIS
7 7 (7.61%) SAS
8 4 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (3.26%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 26 (28.26%) Office 365
2 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.52%) IaaS
5 5 (5.43%) OneDrive
6 3 (3.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.17%) SaaS
8 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (57.61%) DNS
2 49 (53.26%) DHCP
3 48 (52.17%) SAN
4 28 (30.43%) NAS
5 12 (13.04%) iSCSI
6 11 (11.96%) LAN
7 10 (10.87%) Firewall
7 10 (10.87%) VLAN
8 9 (9.78%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (9.78%) VPN
9 8 (8.70%) VoIP
9 8 (8.70%) WAN
10 6 (6.52%) Skype
10 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
11 4 (4.35%) Network Security
12 3 (3.26%) IPv4
12 3 (3.26%) ISDN
12 3 (3.26%) NetScaler
12 3 (3.26%) SNMP
12 3 (3.26%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.43%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Billing
4 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (14.13%) Server Engineer
2 13 (14.13%) Server Support
2 13 (14.13%) Support Engineer
3 12 (13.04%) SCCM Engineer
3 12 (13.04%) Systems Support
3 12 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (11.96%) PowerShell Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Desktop Support
5 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support
5 10 (10.87%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Senior Server Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) .NET
2 10 (10.87%) WSH
3 9 (9.78%) WAP
4 4 (4.35%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.17%) Web Services
6 1 (1.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Clustering
2 18 (19.57%) Data Centre
3 13 (14.13%) Replication
4 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.43%) PKI
6 3 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Fintech
7 1 (1.09%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 80 (86.96%) Windows
2 67 (72.83%) Windows Server
3 44 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (23.91%) Linux
5 22 (23.91%) Windows 7
6 18 (19.57%) Windows 10
7 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (9.78%) Windows 8
9 8 (8.70%) Unix
10 6 (6.52%) Apple iOS
11 5 (5.43%) Android
12 3 (3.26%) CentOS
12 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.70%) ITIL
2 21 (22.83%) Data Protection
2 21 (22.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (21.74%) Service Management
4 14 (15.22%) Change Management
4 14 (15.22%) ITSM
4 14 (15.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (14.13%) Problem Management
6 12 (13.04%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 12 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
7 11 (11.96%) Customer Requirements
7 11 (11.96%) ITIL V3
7 11 (11.96%) Service Delivery
8 10 (10.87%) Change Control
8 10 (10.87%) Low Latency
8 10 (10.87%) Mentoring
8 10 (10.87%) Patch Management
8 10 (10.87%) Presales
9 9 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (8.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.04%) PowerShell
2 12 (13.04%) SQL
3 11 (11.96%) C#
4 10 (10.87%) Perl
4 10 (10.87%) Python
5 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.43%) VBScript
6 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (40.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (29.35%) MCSE
3 19 (20.65%) Degree
4 18 (19.57%) Security Cleared
5 17 (18.48%) MCSA
6 13 (14.13%) CCNA
6 13 (14.13%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (13.04%) MCITP
8 11 (11.96%) DV Cleared
9 9 (9.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (8.70%) MCP
11 6 (6.52%) CCA
11 6 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (5.43%) A+ Certification
12 5 (5.43%) DBS Check
12 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
13 4 (4.35%) CCAA
13 4 (4.35%) MCTS
14 3 (3.26%) RHCE
15 1 (1.09%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.30%) SLA
2 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 61 (66.30%) Hyper-V
2 59 (64.13%) Active Directory
3 46 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (21.74%) XenApp
5 16 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (17.39%) XenDesktop
6 13 (14.13%) DFS Replication
6 13 (14.13%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (13.04%) vSphere
8 10 (10.87%) Terminal Server
9 9 (9.78%) Firmware
9 9 (9.78%) UAG
10 5 (5.43%) XenServer
11 4 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (3.26%) KVM
12 3 (3.26%) vCloud
13 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 60 (65.22%) SCCM
2 34 (36.96%) SCOM
3 29 (31.52%) SCDPM
4 22 (23.91%) WSUS
5 18 (19.57%) Backup Exec
6 13 (14.13%) WMI
7 10 (10.87%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (9.78%) SCVMM
8 9 (9.78%) vCenter Server
9 7 (7.61%) SCOrch
10 6 (6.52%) Failover Clustering
10 6 (6.52%) SmoothWall
11 5 (5.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (5.43%) NetBackup
12 3 (3.26%) Opsview
12 3 (3.26%) PowerCLI
12 3 (3.26%) ServiceCenter
13 2 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 76 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 53 (57.61%) VMware
3 42 (45.65%) Citrix
4 27 (29.35%) Dell
5 22 (23.91%) Cisco
6 21 (22.83%) Veeam
7 18 (19.57%) HP
8 16 (17.39%) CommVault
9 14 (15.22%) NetApp
10 13 (14.13%) Symantec
11 6 (6.52%) 3PAR
11 6 (6.52%) Apple
11 6 (6.52%) Dell Compellent
11 6 (6.52%) McAfee
11 6 (6.52%) Sophos
12 5 (5.43%) EqualLogic
12 5 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (4.35%) CheckPoint
13 4 (4.35%) DataCore
14 3 (3.26%) Lumension