Period
to 23 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Data Protection Manager (DPM)
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1034 1105 1123
Rank change year-on-year +71 +18 -67
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 159 74 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.043% 0.079%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.91% 0.49% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 73 63 136
UK median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -10.59% +1.19%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,249 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -9.64%

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 17,482 15,018 17,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.86% 8.77% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13,890 12,156 13,921
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,750 £30,061
90th Percentile £84,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%

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 April 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 April 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 +5 108 £50,000 +32.28% 11
UK excluding London -4 76 £47,500 +35.71% 11
Midlands +21 40 £50,000 +31.58% 3
West Midlands +34 34 £50,000 +48.15% 3
London +2 32 £50,000 +11.11%
North of England -12 18 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Yorkshire +25 16 £32,500 +47.73% 1
South East -19 10 £41,000 +8.47% 3
East Midlands 0 6 £50,000 +31.58%
East of England -13 5 £45,000 +16.88%
North West -14 2 £60,000 +71.43% 4
South West -15 2 - -
Wales - 1 £28,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 156 (98.11%) Microsoft
2 153 (96.23%) Windows
3 148 (93.08%) Active Directory
4 143 (89.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 133 (83.65%) VMware
6 122 (76.73%) XenApp
7 121 (76.10%) XenDesktop
8 116 (72.96%) Windows 10
9 113 (71.07%) Office 365
10 112 (70.44%) SCOrch
11 111 (69.81%) Microsoft Office
12 110 (69.18%) Citrix
13 106 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
13 106 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
14 94 (59.12%) Presales
15 93 (58.49%) Windows Server
16 92 (57.86%) Customer Requirements
17 91 (57.23%) Hyper-V
18 89 (55.97%) Microsoft Certification
19 86 (54.09%) MCSE
19 86 (54.09%) Windows Server 2012
20 80 (50.31%) SCCM
21 73 (45.91%) Windows Server 2008
22 67 (42.14%) Application Packaging
23 65 (40.88%) VMware Infrastructure
24 64 (40.25%) Data Centre
25 63 (39.62%) Data Protection
26 62 (38.99%) VMware ESXi
27 61 (38.36%) Line Management
27 61 (38.36%) Forefront Identity Manager

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 (10.69%) SharePoint
1 17 (10.69%) Skype for Business
2 14 (8.81%) MS Exchange
3 12 (7.55%) IIS
4 8 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.63%) CMS
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 111 (69.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 143 (89.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (71.07%) Office 365
3 51 (32.08%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (6.92%) IaaS
5 8 (5.03%) PaaS
6 6 (3.77%) SaaS
7 3 (1.89%) Mimecast
7 3 (1.89%) Yammer
8 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (1.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 61 (38.36%) NetScaler
2 47 (29.56%) Remote Desktop
3 26 (16.35%) DHCP
3 26 (16.35%) DNS
4 21 (13.21%) SAN
5 11 (6.92%) Firewall
6 8 (5.03%) LAN
7 6 (3.77%) Skype
7 6 (3.77%) VoIP
8 5 (3.14%) ISDN
8 5 (3.14%) VLAN
9 4 (2.52%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.89%) FTP
10 3 (1.89%) VPN
10 3 (1.89%) WAN
11 2 (1.26%) Network Security
11 2 (1.26%) SMTP
11 2 (1.26%) SSL
12 1 (0.63%) NaaS
12 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.92%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) MS Access
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.89%) Finance
3 2 (1.26%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Electronics
4 1 (0.63%) Legal
4 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.63%) Marketing
4 1 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 63 (39.62%) Architect
2 51 (32.08%) Technical Architect
3 45 (28.30%) Consultant
4 28 (17.61%) Technical Consultant
5 13 (8.18%) Analyst
5 13 (8.18%) Support Analyst
6 12 (7.55%) SCCM Engineer
6 12 (7.55%) Systems Support Analyst
7 11 (6.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (6.92%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (6.29%) Azure Engineer
9 8 (5.03%) Azure Consultant
9 8 (5.03%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.03%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Senior Support Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (5.03%) Systems Support
9 8 (5.03%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) JSON
2 3 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) COM
3 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 64 (40.25%) Data Centre
2 47 (29.56%) User Experience
3 18 (11.32%) Private Cloud
4 13 (8.18%) Clustering
5 8 (5.03%) Blackberry
5 8 (5.03%) PKI
5 8 (5.03%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.89%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (1.26%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
8 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 153 (96.23%) Windows
2 116 (72.96%) Windows 10
3 93 (58.49%) Windows Server
4 86 (54.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (45.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (10.06%) Linux
7 5 (3.14%) Unix
8 4 (2.52%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.26%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.63%) CentOS
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (59.12%) Presales
2 92 (57.86%) Customer Requirements
3 67 (42.14%) Application Packaging
4 63 (39.62%) Data Protection
5 61 (38.36%) Line Management
5 61 (38.36%) Project Management
6 60 (37.74%) Time Management
7 59 (37.11%) Business Development
8 47 (29.56%) Application Virtualisation
8 47 (29.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 47 (29.56%) Mobile Device Management
8 47 (29.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 43 (27.04%) Service Delivery
10 33 (20.75%) Product Management
11 14 (8.81%) Customer-Centricity
12 12 (7.55%) Coaching
12 12 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (6.92%) DevOps
14 8 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (5.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.43%) PowerShell
2 11 (6.92%) SQL
3 9 (5.66%) C#
4 6 (3.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.26%) Perl
7 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 89 (55.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (54.09%) MCSE
3 60 (37.74%) Degree
4 51 (32.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 39 (24.53%) MCSA
6 7 (4.40%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.14%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.26%) CCA
8 2 (1.26%) CCNA
8 2 (1.26%) CCNP
8 2 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.26%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.63%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.63%) VCP5
9 1 (0.63%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.81%) SLA
2 3 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.63%) PMO
3 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 148 (93.08%) Active Directory
2 122 (76.73%) XenApp
3 121 (76.10%) XenDesktop
4 106 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 91 (57.23%) Hyper-V
6 65 (40.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 62 (38.99%) VMware ESXi
8 49 (30.82%) Virtual Machines
9 47 (29.56%) Virtual Desktop
10 18 (11.32%) BitLocker
11 13 (8.18%) XenServer
12 2 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.63%) Firmware
13 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 112 (70.44%) SCOrch
2 106 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 80 (50.31%) SCCM
4 61 (38.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 54 (33.96%) SCDPM
6 53 (33.33%) SCSM
7 47 (29.56%) SCVMM
8 39 (24.53%) SCOM
9 16 (10.06%) Backup Exec
10 12 (7.55%) ServiceCenter
11 8 (5.03%) AirWatch
12 4 (2.52%) WSUS
13 3 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (1.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
15 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 156 (98.11%) Microsoft
2 133 (83.65%) VMware
3 110 (69.18%) Citrix
4 37 (23.27%) Apple
5 22 (13.84%) HP
6 21 (13.21%) Veeam
7 19 (11.95%) CommVault
8 18 (11.32%) Dell
9 11 (6.92%) NVIDIA
10 10 (6.29%) Cisco
11 9 (5.66%) NetApp
12 8 (5.03%) MobileIron
13 5 (3.14%) Huawei
13 5 (3.14%) Symantec
14 4 (2.52%) Capita
15 3 (1.89%) Avaya
15 3 (1.89%) CheckPoint
15 3 (1.89%) Fortinet
15 3 (1.89%) Sophos
16 2 (1.26%) Palo Alto