Period
to 23 February 2018

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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Data Protection Manager (DPM)
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1065 1115 1145
Rank change year-on-year +50 +30 -102
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 134 56 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.032% 0.067%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.81% 0.36% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 81 47 132
UK median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -15.56% +7.78%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,400 £26,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £50,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.86% -1.33% -3.85%

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 16,481 15,440 17,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.35% 8.80% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13,241 12,486 14,015
UK median annual salary £53,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.91% +3.00% +5.89%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% +4.88%

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 February 2018.

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 23 February 2018. 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 +61 104 £50,000 +31.58% 11
UK excluding London +49 71 £42,500 +14.86% 9
London +13 34 £52,500 +32.91% 2
Midlands +36 31 £50,000 +31.58%
West Midlands +23 25 £50,000 +53.85%
North of England +14 18 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Yorkshire - 15 £32,500 - 1
South West +14 10 £42,500 +21.43% 4
South East +5 9 £44,500 +4.71% 1
East Midlands +5 6 £50,000 +31.58%
North West -17 3 £70,000 +100.00% 1
East of England -5 2 £46,250 +15.63% 2
Wales - 1 £28,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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.

1 128 (95.52%) Microsoft
2 121 (90.30%) Windows
3 111 (82.84%) Active Directory
4 101 (75.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 98 (73.13%) VMware
6 94 (70.15%) Citrix
7 89 (66.42%) XenApp
7 89 (66.42%) XenDesktop
8 81 (60.45%) Office 365
9 80 (59.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 78 (58.21%) Hyper-V
10 78 (58.21%) Microsoft Office
10 78 (58.21%) Windows Server
11 76 (56.72%) SCOrch
11 76 (56.72%) Windows 10
12 74 (55.22%) Microsoft Intune
12 74 (55.22%) Microsoft App-V
13 72 (53.73%) SCCM
14 67 (50.00%) Presales
15 66 (49.25%) Customer Requirements
16 62 (46.27%) Windows Server 2008
17 52 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
17 52 (38.81%) MCSE
17 52 (38.81%) Microsoft Certification
18 51 (38.06%) Data Protection
19 48 (35.82%) Degree
19 48 (35.82%) VMware ESXi
20 47 (35.07%) Data Centre
21 46 (34.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
21 46 (34.33%) Application Packaging

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 17 (12.69%) Skype for Business
2 16 (11.94%) SharePoint
3 14 (10.45%) IIS
4 13 (9.70%) MS Exchange
5 11 (8.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 78 (58.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 101 (75.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (60.45%) Office 365
3 39 (29.10%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (5.97%) IaaS
5 3 (2.24%) PaaS
6 2 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (32.09%) NetScaler
2 32 (23.88%) Remote Desktop
3 31 (23.13%) DHCP
3 31 (23.13%) DNS
4 25 (18.66%) SAN
5 11 (8.21%) Firewall
6 10 (7.46%) LAN
7 9 (6.72%) VLAN
8 6 (4.48%) NAS
9 5 (3.73%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (3.73%) ISDN
9 5 (3.73%) VoIP
9 5 (3.73%) WAN
10 3 (2.24%) FTP
10 3 (2.24%) Network Security
10 3 (2.24%) Skype
10 3 (2.24%) SSL
10 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.24%) VPN
11 1 (0.75%) NaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.72%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.75%) MS Access
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 16 (11.94%) Finance
2 10 (7.46%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Electronics
4 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Marketing
4 1 (0.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (36.57%) Architect
2 35 (26.12%) Technical Architect
3 26 (19.40%) Consultant
4 21 (15.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 19 (14.18%) Technical Consultant
6 18 (13.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (11.19%) Windows Engineer
8 14 (10.45%) Analyst
8 14 (10.45%) Support Analyst
9 13 (9.70%) Server Engineer
9 13 (9.70%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (8.21%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (8.21%) Senior Support Analyst
11 10 (7.46%) Azure Engineer
11 10 (7.46%) Desktop Engineer
11 10 (7.46%) Desktop Support
11 10 (7.46%) PowerShell Engineer
11 10 (7.46%) Senior Desktop Engineer
11 10 (7.46%) Senior Server Engineer
11 10 (7.46%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.70%) .NET
2 10 (7.46%) WSH
3 1 (0.75%) COM
3 1 (0.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (35.07%) Data Centre
2 32 (23.88%) User Experience
3 12 (8.96%) Clustering
4 8 (5.97%) Private Cloud
5 7 (5.22%) PKI
5 7 (5.22%) Replication
6 5 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.99%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.24%) RSA SecurID
9 2 (1.49%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.75%) Fintech
10 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 121 (90.30%) Windows
2 80 (59.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 78 (58.21%) Windows Server
4 76 (56.72%) Windows 10
5 62 (46.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (9.70%) Linux
7 12 (8.96%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.73%) Unix
9 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.49%) CentOS
10 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.49%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (50.00%) Presales
2 66 (49.25%) Customer Requirements
3 51 (38.06%) Data Protection
4 46 (34.33%) Application Packaging
4 46 (34.33%) Time Management
5 44 (32.84%) Project Management
6 42 (31.34%) Business Development
6 42 (31.34%) Line Management
7 38 (28.36%) Service Delivery
8 32 (23.88%) Application Virtualisation
8 32 (23.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 32 (23.88%) Mobile Device Management
8 32 (23.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 22 (16.42%) Product Management
10 18 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (11.94%) ITSM
12 14 (10.45%) Coaching
12 14 (10.45%) Customer-Centricity
13 12 (8.96%) ITIL
14 11 (8.21%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.69%) PowerShell
2 13 (9.70%) C#
3 10 (7.46%) Perl
3 10 (7.46%) Python
4 9 (6.72%) SQL
5 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (38.81%) MCSE
1 52 (38.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (35.82%) Degree
3 35 (26.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 19 (14.18%) MCSA
5 12 (8.96%) Security Cleared
6 7 (5.22%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.73%) CCNA
7 5 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.73%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.75%) VCP5
8 1 (0.75%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.19%) SLA
2 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.75%) PMO
System Software
1 111 (82.84%) Active Directory
2 89 (66.42%) XenApp
2 89 (66.42%) XenDesktop
3 78 (58.21%) Hyper-V
4 74 (55.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 52 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 48 (35.82%) VMware ESXi
7 38 (28.36%) Virtual Machines
8 32 (23.88%) Virtual Desktop
9 14 (10.45%) BitLocker
10 13 (9.70%) XenServer
11 12 (8.96%) DFS Replication
12 10 (7.46%) Terminal Server
13 6 (4.48%) Firmware
14 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 76 (56.72%) SCOrch
2 74 (55.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 72 (53.73%) SCCM
4 46 (34.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 40 (29.85%) SCDPM
6 36 (26.87%) SCOM
7 33 (24.63%) SCVMM
8 32 (23.88%) SCSM
9 17 (12.69%) Backup Exec
10 10 (7.46%) ServiceCenter
10 10 (7.46%) WMI
11 5 (3.73%) vCenter Server
12 4 (2.99%) AirWatch
12 4 (2.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (2.24%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
15 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
15 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 128 (95.52%) Microsoft
2 98 (73.13%) VMware
3 94 (70.15%) Citrix
4 26 (19.40%) Apple
5 21 (15.67%) Dell
6 19 (14.18%) CommVault
6 19 (14.18%) Veeam
7 14 (10.45%) Cisco
7 14 (10.45%) HP
8 11 (8.21%) NVIDIA
9 8 (5.97%) NetApp
9 8 (5.97%) Symantec
10 6 (4.48%) McAfee
11 5 (3.73%) Huawei
12 4 (2.99%) Capita
12 4 (2.99%) MobileIron
12 4 (2.99%) Splunk
13 3 (2.24%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.49%) EqualLogic
14 2 (1.49%) SolarWinds