Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Data Protection Manager (DPM)
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1090 1115 1152
Rank change year-on-year +25 +37 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 95 105 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.056% 0.065%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.60% 0.65% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 68 88 129
UK median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -15.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,425 £30,653 £23,750
90th Percentile £107,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%

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 15904 16143 16542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.83% 8.68% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13023 13055 13522
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in the UK

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Top 13 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 13 December 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 +16 84 £42,500 +11.84% 9
UK excluding London +44 62 £40,000 +6.67% 7
Midlands +35 23 £41,628 +9.55% 1
London -24 23 £90,000 +89.47% 1
West Midlands - 20 £42,500 - 1
South West -1 13 £42,500 +30.77%
South East +39 11 £44,000 -1.12% 3
North of England +1 9 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Yorkshire +27 8 £32,500 -13.33%
East of England +13 5 £22,950 -49.00%
East Midlands +21 3 £36,250 -4.61%
North West -28 1 £70,000 +100.00% 3
Wales - 1 £28,500 -

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 88 (92.63%) Microsoft
2 82 (86.32%) Windows
3 63 (66.32%) Hyper-V
4 62 (65.26%) Active Directory
4 62 (65.26%) Windows Server
5 59 (62.11%) SCCM
6 56 (58.95%) VMware
7 52 (54.74%) Citrix
8 47 (49.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (48.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 44 (46.32%) Microsoft Azure
11 42 (44.21%) DNS
12 41 (43.16%) DHCP
13 37 (38.95%) Office 365
14 36 (37.89%) XenDesktop
14 36 (37.89%) Microsoft Certification
15 35 (36.84%) XenApp
15 35 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
16 33 (34.74%) SCOM
17 32 (33.68%) SAN
17 32 (33.68%) Windows 10
18 31 (32.63%) MCSE
19 30 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
20 29 (30.53%) VMware ESXi
21 28 (29.47%) PowerShell
21 28 (29.47%) Degree
22 27 (28.42%) SCOrch
23 26 (27.37%) Data Protection
23 26 (27.37%) SCDPM
24 25 (26.32%) Microsoft Intune

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 16 (16.84%) SharePoint
2 13 (13.68%) Skype for Business
3 10 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 9 (9.47%) IIS
5 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.05%) CMS
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.05%) SAS
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 44 (46.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (38.95%) Office 365
3 12 (12.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (9.47%) IaaS
5 5 (5.26%) OneDrive
6 3 (3.16%) PaaS
7 2 (2.11%) SaaS
8 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (44.21%) DNS
2 41 (43.16%) DHCP
3 32 (33.68%) SAN
4 19 (20.00%) NAS
5 18 (18.95%) NetScaler
6 13 (13.68%) VLAN
7 9 (9.47%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (9.47%) Firewall
8 7 (7.37%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
9 6 (6.32%) VoIP
10 5 (5.26%) LAN
11 4 (4.21%) Network Security
11 4 (4.21%) VPN
11 4 (4.21%) WAN
12 3 (3.16%) Skype
13 2 (2.11%) NaaS
13 2 (2.11%) SSL
14 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (1.05%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.16%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.05%) MS Access
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 21 (22.11%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.11%) Legal
3 2 (2.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
4 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (24.21%) Architect
1 23 (24.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (16.84%) SCCM Engineer
2 16 (16.84%) Technical Architect
3 15 (15.79%) Server Engineer
4 14 (14.74%) Server Support
5 13 (13.68%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Desktop Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Desktop Support
6 11 (11.58%) PowerShell Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Senior SCCM Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Senior Server Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 10 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (9.47%) Support Engineer
8 9 (9.47%) Systems Support
9 8 (8.42%) Analyst
9 8 (8.42%) Server Support Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.74%) .NET
2 11 (11.58%) WSH
3 9 (9.47%) WAP
4 2 (2.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.26%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.84%) Clustering
3 11 (11.58%) Replication
4 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.37%) PKI
5 7 (7.37%) User Experience
6 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) Fintech
7 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.05%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 82 (86.32%) Windows
2 62 (65.26%) Windows Server
3 47 (49.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (48.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (33.68%) Windows 10
6 15 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (9.47%) Linux
9 5 (5.26%) Android
10 4 (4.21%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.11%) CentOS
12 2 (2.11%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.37%) Data Protection
2 24 (25.26%) Presales
3 23 (24.21%) Customer Requirements
3 23 (24.21%) Time Management
4 22 (23.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (22.11%) Project Management
6 20 (21.05%) Application Packaging
7 19 (20.00%) Line Management
7 19 (20.00%) Service Management
8 18 (18.95%) Business Development
9 17 (17.89%) Service Delivery
10 16 (16.84%) ITIL
11 15 (15.79%) ITSM
12 13 (13.68%) Problem Management
13 12 (12.63%) Proactive Management
13 12 (12.63%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (11.58%) Change Management
14 11 (11.58%) Low Latency
14 11 (11.58%) Patch Management
15 10 (10.53%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.47%) PowerShell
2 14 (14.74%) C#
3 11 (11.58%) Perl
3 11 (11.58%) Python
4 8 (8.42%) SQL
5 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (37.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (32.63%) MCSE
3 28 (29.47%) Degree
4 20 (21.05%) MCSA
5 16 (16.84%) Security Cleared
5 16 (16.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (10.53%) DV Cleared
7 9 (9.47%) CCNA
7 9 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (6.32%) MCITP
8 6 (6.32%) MCP
9 5 (5.26%) A+ Certification
9 5 (5.26%) DBS Check
9 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.05%) PMO
System Software
1 63 (66.32%) Hyper-V
2 62 (65.26%) Active Directory
3 36 (37.89%) XenDesktop
4 35 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (36.84%) XenApp
5 29 (30.53%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (17.89%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (13.68%) DFS Replication
9 11 (11.58%) Terminal Server
10 10 (10.53%) Firmware
11 9 (9.47%) UAG
12 7 (7.37%) BitLocker
12 7 (7.37%) Virtual Desktop
12 7 (7.37%) XenServer
13 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (2.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (62.11%) SCCM
2 33 (34.74%) SCOM
3 27 (28.42%) SCOrch
4 26 (27.37%) SCDPM
5 25 (26.32%) Microsoft Intune
6 22 (23.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 14 (14.74%) Backup Exec
8 11 (11.58%) WMI
8 11 (11.58%) WSUS
9 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Clustering
9 9 (9.47%) vCenter Server
10 8 (8.42%) SCVMM
11 7 (7.37%) SCSM
12 5 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
13 3 (3.16%) NetBackup
14 2 (2.11%) AirWatch
14 2 (2.11%) McAfee ePO
14 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 1 (1.05%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 88 (92.63%) Microsoft
2 56 (58.95%) VMware
3 52 (54.74%) Citrix
4 19 (20.00%) Dell
5 15 (15.79%) Cisco
6 14 (14.74%) Veeam
7 12 (12.63%) CommVault
8 11 (11.58%) Apple
9 10 (10.53%) HP
10 6 (6.32%) McAfee
10 6 (6.32%) NetApp
11 5 (5.26%) NVIDIA
11 5 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (5.26%) Symantec
12 3 (3.16%) AppSense
13 2 (2.11%) 3PAR
13 2 (2.11%) Capita
13 2 (2.11%) EqualLogic
13 2 (2.11%) Palo Alto
13 2 (2.11%) Trustwave