Period
to 24 August 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 24 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Data Protection Manager (DPM)
UK
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1078 1080 1140
Rank change year-on-year +2 +60 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 97 165 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.084% 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.63% 0.98% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 77 135 142
UK median annual salary £41,500 £40,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.47% -6.36% +8.13%
10th Percentile £22,950 £31,250 £25,050
90th Percentile £54,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,650 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.88% +14.29% -6.67%

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 15357 16919 16510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.74% 8.62% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12424 13763 13190
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,625 £29,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -1 97 £41,500 +2.47% 3
UK excluding London +2 80 £39,650 -0.88% 3
South East +69 25 £35,000 -31.71%
Midlands +47 23 £42,500 +10.39%
West Midlands +53 21 £42,500 -
London +4 17 £45,000 -6.25% 1
North of England -9 14 £41,500 +25.76%
South West +16 11 £38,750 +19.23% 2
Yorkshire +7 9 £41,500 +25.76%
East of England -18 7 £22,950 -43.33%
North West -19 5 £42,500 +9.68%
East Midlands +10 2 £43,250 +12.34%

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 90 (92.78%) Windows
2 77 (79.38%) Active Directory
3 73 (75.26%) Microsoft
3 73 (75.26%) Windows Server
4 64 (65.98%) VMware
4 64 (65.98%) Hyper-V
5 61 (62.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 60 (61.86%) SAN
7 55 (56.70%) DNS
8 54 (55.67%) SCCM
9 50 (51.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 47 (48.45%) ITIL
10 47 (48.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (45.36%) DHCP
12 35 (36.08%) MS Exchange
12 35 (36.08%) PowerShell
12 35 (36.08%) SCOM
13 34 (35.05%) MCSE
14 33 (34.02%) Office 365
15 32 (32.99%) SQL Server
16 30 (30.93%) HP
16 30 (30.93%) WSUS
16 30 (30.93%) SCDPM
17 29 (29.90%) Dell
17 29 (29.90%) Citrix
17 29 (29.90%) Linux
18 28 (28.87%) Clustering
18 28 (28.87%) NAS
19 27 (27.84%) Microsoft Azure
20 26 (26.80%) SharePoint

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 35 (36.08%) MS Exchange
2 26 (26.80%) SharePoint
3 23 (23.71%) Skype for Business
4 13 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (13.40%) SAS
5 12 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (6.19%) IIS
8 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (3.09%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Workfront
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (34.02%) Office 365
2 27 (27.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (7.22%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (61.86%) SAN
2 55 (56.70%) DNS
3 44 (45.36%) DHCP
4 28 (28.87%) NAS
5 23 (23.71%) iSCSI
6 16 (16.49%) LAN
7 12 (12.37%) WAN
8 10 (10.31%) Skype
9 9 (9.28%) Firewall
9 9 (9.28%) VPN
10 8 (8.25%) IPv4
10 8 (8.25%) SNMP
10 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
10 8 (8.25%) VoIP
11 7 (7.22%) Software-Defined Networking
12 6 (6.19%) Network Security
13 4 (4.12%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (4.12%) VLAN
14 3 (3.09%) FTP
14 3 (3.09%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) JIRA
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Legal
3 2 (2.06%) Advertising
3 2 (2.06%) Billing
3 2 (2.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (36.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (20.62%) 3rd Line Support
3 17 (17.53%) Systems Support
4 15 (15.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 13 (13.40%) Analyst
5 13 (13.40%) Support Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Infrastructure Support
7 11 (11.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 11 (11.34%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (10.31%) Server Support
9 9 (9.28%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (9.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 9 (9.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (9.28%) Systems Support Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) Azure Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) Citrix Support
10 7 (7.22%) Technical Support
10 7 (7.22%) Wintel Support
11 6 (6.19%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) WAP
2 8 (8.25%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.06%) .NET
3 2 (2.06%) Web Services
4 1 (1.03%) JSON
4 1 (1.03%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.87%) Clustering
2 19 (19.59%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (6.19%) Replication
5 5 (5.15%) PKI
6 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.09%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.09%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.06%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 90 (92.78%) Windows
2 73 (75.26%) Windows Server
3 47 (48.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (29.90%) Linux
5 20 (20.62%) Windows 10
6 15 (15.46%) Windows 7
7 14 (14.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (10.31%) Windows 8
10 9 (9.28%) Apple iOS
11 8 (8.25%) Unix
12 7 (7.22%) CentOS
13 5 (5.15%) Android
14 4 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (2.06%) AIX
15 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
16 1 (1.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.45%) ITIL
2 24 (24.74%) Change Management
3 22 (22.68%) Data Protection
4 21 (21.65%) Service Management
5 14 (14.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (14.43%) Problem Management
5 14 (14.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (13.40%) Change Control
7 12 (12.37%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.34%) Migration
8 11 (11.34%) Virtual Environments
9 10 (10.31%) Customer Requirements
9 10 (10.31%) Presales
10 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (9.28%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 9 (9.28%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (9.28%) Project Management
10 9 (9.28%) Web Filtering
11 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Management
11 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.08%) PowerShell
2 21 (21.65%) SQL
3 8 (8.25%) Bash Shell
3 8 (8.25%) VBScript
4 3 (3.09%) VB
5 1 (1.03%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) Perl
5 1 (1.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (51.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (35.05%) MCSE
3 22 (22.68%) Degree
3 22 (22.68%) MCSA
4 16 (16.49%) MCITP
5 11 (11.34%) CCNA
5 11 (11.34%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (11.34%) Security Cleared
5 11 (11.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (10.31%) CCA
6 10 (10.31%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (8.25%) CCAA
7 8 (8.25%) MCP
7 8 (8.25%) MCTS
7 8 (8.25%) RHCE
8 6 (6.19%) VCP5
9 5 (5.15%) A+ Certification
9 5 (5.15%) DBS Check
9 5 (5.15%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.46%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.06%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 77 (79.38%) Active Directory
2 64 (65.98%) Hyper-V
3 61 (62.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (21.65%) XenApp
5 20 (20.62%) vSphere
6 13 (13.40%) XenDesktop
7 11 (11.34%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (9.28%) UAG
8 9 (9.28%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (8.25%) KVM
9 8 (8.25%) vCloud
9 8 (8.25%) XenServer
10 4 (4.12%) Firmware
10 4 (4.12%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (2.06%) DFS Replication
11 2 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (2.06%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.03%) Terminal Server
12 1 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 54 (55.67%) SCCM
2 35 (36.08%) SCOM
3 30 (30.93%) SCDPM
3 30 (30.93%) WSUS
4 21 (21.65%) Backup Exec
5 17 (17.53%) Failover Clustering
6 16 (16.49%) Norton AntiVirus
6 16 (16.49%) SCVMM
7 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (9.28%) SmoothWall
8 9 (9.28%) WMI
9 8 (8.25%) NetBackup
9 8 (8.25%) PowerCLI
10 4 (4.12%) SCOrch
10 4 (4.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (4.12%) vCenter Server
11 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (3.09%) Opsview
11 3 (3.09%) ServiceCenter
12 1 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 73 (75.26%) Microsoft
2 64 (65.98%) VMware
3 30 (30.93%) HP
4 29 (29.90%) Citrix
4 29 (29.90%) Dell
5 19 (19.59%) CommVault
5 19 (19.59%) NetApp
5 19 (19.59%) Veeam
6 18 (18.56%) Cisco
7 17 (17.53%) Symantec
8 11 (11.34%) Dell Compellent
9 10 (10.31%) 3PAR
9 10 (10.31%) Red Hat
10 9 (9.28%) Apple
10 9 (9.28%) Sophos
11 8 (8.25%) DataCore
11 8 (8.25%) EqualLogic
12 6 (6.19%) CheckPoint
12 6 (6.19%) LANDesk
12 6 (6.19%) Remedy