Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Data Protection Manager (DPM)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 971 1102 1112
Rank change year-on-year +131 +10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 106 69 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.042% 0.059%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.58% 0.40% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 90 31 82
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,814
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.64% +3.89%
10th Percentile £28,946 £26,750 £22,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +5.42% +7.79%

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 18,304 17,368 15,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.07% 10.51% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13,755 13,829 12,792
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 23 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in the UK

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Top 11 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 23 September 2019. 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 +144 105 £42,500 -5.56% 17
UK excluding London +114 95 £42,500 -2.86% 15
South West - 52 £44,500 - 1
Midlands +55 20 £42,500 - 3
West Midlands +51 20 £42,500 - 3
North of England +24 16 £30,894 -9.14% 9
North West +30 12 £30,894 -9.14% 1
London +79 10 £41,250 +17.86% 2
South East +30 6 £31,500 -30.00% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £33,500 - 8
East of England +65 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 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 with a requirement for Microsoft Data Protection Manager.

1 100 (94.34%) Windows
2 99 (93.40%) Active Directory
3 92 (86.79%) SCCM
4 88 (83.02%) Azure
5 85 (80.19%) ITIL
6 84 (79.25%) VMware
6 84 (79.25%) Office 365
7 82 (77.36%) SCOM
8 76 (71.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 76 (71.70%) Hyper-V
9 75 (70.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 64 (60.38%) TCP/IP
11 62 (58.49%) SQL
11 62 (58.49%) Cisco
12 61 (57.55%) SharePoint
13 60 (56.60%) Linux
14 58 (54.72%) DNS
15 57 (53.77%) Citrix
15 57 (53.77%) SCOrch
16 55 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (49.06%) Skype
18 51 (48.11%) XenApp
18 51 (48.11%) NetScaler
18 51 (48.11%) SQL Server
19 50 (47.17%) Visual Studio
19 50 (47.17%) CRM
19 50 (47.17%) Microsoft App-V
20 49 (46.23%) Unix
20 49 (46.23%) Mac OS
20 49 (46.23%) OneDrive

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 61 (57.55%) SharePoint
2 28 (26.42%) Confluence
3 15 (14.15%) IIS
4 12 (11.32%) Skype for Business
5 8 (7.55%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (21.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 88 (83.02%) Azure
2 84 (79.25%) Office 365
3 49 (46.23%) Azure Stack
3 49 (46.23%) OneDrive
4 11 (10.38%) AWS
5 9 (8.49%) IaaS
6 6 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (4.72%) PaaS
8 4 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (3.77%) G Suite
9 1 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 64 (60.38%) TCP/IP
2 58 (54.72%) DNS
3 52 (49.06%) Skype
4 51 (48.11%) NetScaler
5 47 (44.34%) DHCP
6 23 (21.70%) LAN
6 23 (21.70%) WAN
7 16 (15.09%) SAN
8 12 (11.32%) NAS
9 11 (10.38%) DMZ
9 11 (10.38%) Firewall
9 11 (10.38%) VPN
10 8 (7.55%) IP Telephony
10 8 (7.55%) Network Security
11 4 (3.77%) Ethernet
11 4 (3.77%) FTP
11 4 (3.77%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.77%) SMTP
11 4 (3.77%) Telnet
11 4 (3.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (48.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.94%) OLTP
2 1 (0.94%) Redis
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (47.17%) Visual Studio
2 43 (40.57%) JIRA
3 40 (37.74%) TestRail
3 40 (37.74%) Zephyr
General
1 39 (36.79%) Public Sector
2 24 (22.64%) Finance
3 15 (14.15%) Telecoms
4 11 (10.38%) Electronics
4 11 (10.38%) Fire and Rescue
4 11 (10.38%) Manufacturing
4 11 (10.38%) Marketing
4 11 (10.38%) Police
Job Titles
1 74 (69.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (13.21%) Analyst
3 13 (12.26%) Architect
4 12 (11.32%) Support Analyst
4 12 (11.32%) Support Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Desktop Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Desktop Support
6 8 (7.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) Apache Flex
1 4 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.30%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.32%) e-Learning
4 11 (10.38%) Data Protection Act
4 11 (10.38%) Mobile Computing
5 8 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.94%) Clustering
6 1 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 100 (94.34%) Windows
2 60 (56.60%) Linux
3 49 (46.23%) Mac OS
3 49 (46.23%) Unix
4 37 (34.91%) Windows Server
5 18 (16.98%) Windows 10
6 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.55%) Windows Vista
8 5 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (80.19%) ITIL
2 75 (70.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 55 (51.89%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (47.17%) CRM
5 39 (36.79%) PRINCE2
6 35 (33.02%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (26.42%) Kanban
7 28 (26.42%) MODAF
7 28 (26.42%) Scrum
8 15 (14.15%) Migration
9 14 (13.21%) Data Protection
10 13 (12.26%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (12.26%) Service Management
11 12 (11.32%) Problem Management
12 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (10.38%) Configuration Management
12 11 (10.38%) Data Security
12 11 (10.38%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (10.38%) Identity Management
12 11 (10.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (58.49%) SQL
2 47 (44.34%) PowerShell
3 43 (40.57%) JavaScript
3 43 (40.57%) PHP
3 43 (40.57%) Python
4 3 (2.83%) VBScript
5 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (41.51%) Security Cleared
2 41 (38.68%) Degree
3 35 (33.02%) DV Cleared
4 32 (30.19%) MCP
5 28 (26.42%) CCA
5 28 (26.42%) RHCE
6 27 (25.47%) CCNA
6 27 (25.47%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (21.70%) Citrix Certification
8 23 (21.70%) MCSA
9 19 (17.92%) MCSE
10 8 (7.55%) SC Cleared
11 5 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.83%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.94%) MCDBA
13 1 (0.94%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (40.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 99 (93.40%) Active Directory
2 76 (71.70%) Hyper-V
2 76 (71.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (48.11%) XenApp
4 50 (47.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 48 (45.28%) XenDesktop
6 11 (10.38%) VMware Workstation
7 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (8.49%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (6.60%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.77%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 92 (86.79%) SCCM
2 82 (77.36%) SCOM
3 57 (53.77%) SCOrch
4 11 (10.38%) Backup Exec
4 11 (10.38%) NetBackup
4 11 (10.38%) SCVMM
4 11 (10.38%) WSUS
5 8 (7.55%) AirWatch
6 3 (2.83%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 84 (79.25%) VMware
2 62 (58.49%) Cisco
3 57 (53.77%) Citrix
4 47 (44.34%) Microsoft
5 43 (40.57%) Splunk
6 26 (24.53%) Atlassian
7 12 (11.32%) CommVault
7 12 (11.32%) NetApp
8 11 (10.38%) Ivanti
8 11 (10.38%) Palo Alto
8 11 (10.38%) Remedy
8 11 (10.38%) SAP
8 11 (10.38%) ServiceNow
8 11 (10.38%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.72%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.77%) HP
10 4 (3.77%) Intel
10 4 (3.77%) Spiceworks
10 4 (3.77%) Veeam
11 1 (0.94%) RedGate