Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Data Protection Manager (DPM)
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1015 687 1000
Rank change year-on-year -328 +313 +127
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager 20 19 105
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.038% 0.075%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.096% 0.23% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 91
10th Percentile £27,696 £41,250 £28,946
25th Percentile £28,750 £42,750 £31,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £48,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -12.37% +14.12% +16.44%
75th Percentile £45,500 £74,375 £51,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £46,865 £42,500
% change year-on-year -25.32% +10.27% +16.44%

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 20,739 8,119 18,548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.01% 16.40% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13,346 6,754 14,121
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £48,500 £45,625 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £61,750 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.39% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in the UK

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager.

Salary trend for Microsoft Data Protection Manager in the UK

Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Data Protection Manager over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

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 21 September 2021. 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
UK excluding London -225 16 £35,000 -25.32% 4
England -324 14 £42,500 -9.31% 6
Midlands -123 10 £36,500 -18.89% 2
West Midlands -102 8 £30,500 -32.22% 2
Work from Home -280 7 £45,000 -30.77% 2
South East -159 2 £70,000 +40.00% 1
East Midlands - 2 £44,000 -
Wales - 2 £35,000 -
North of England -120 1 £25,481 -45.63% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £25,481 - 1
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
1 19 (95.00%) SCCM
2 18 (90.00%) Hyper-V
3 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
5 15 (75.00%) Azure
6 13 (65.00%) SCOM
6 13 (65.00%) Microsoft 365
6 13 (65.00%) VMware
7 12 (60.00%) WSUS
8 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (55.00%) Linux
8 11 (55.00%) MCSE
9 10 (50.00%) MCSA
9 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
10 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
10 9 (45.00%) WAN
10 9 (45.00%) SAN
10 9 (45.00%) LAN
11 8 (40.00%) Cisco
11 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (35.00%) Social Skills
12 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
13 6 (30.00%) NetApp
13 6 (30.00%) MCTS
13 6 (30.00%) MCITP
13 6 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (30.00%) Server Management

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 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 15 (75.00%) Azure
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) AWS
5 2 (10.00%) IaaS
6 1 (5.00%) Azure Storage
6 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) LAN
1 9 (45.00%) SAN
1 9 (45.00%) WAN
2 5 (25.00%) Network Security
2 5 (25.00%) VoIP
3 4 (20.00%) NAS
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) Skype
4 3 (15.00%) SNMP
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.00%) VSAN
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) DMZ
6 1 (5.00%) DNS
6 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.00%) Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) WLAN
General
1 7 (35.00%) Social Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (20.00%) Local Government
4 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.00%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Supervisor
4 3 (15.00%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (15.00%) Support Supervisor
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.00%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Unix
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Server Management
3 5 (25.00%) BCP
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Server Building
3 5 (25.00%) SIEM
4 3 (15.00%) Change Control
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) MCSE
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (50.00%) MCSA
3 6 (30.00%) MCITP
3 6 (30.00%) MCTS
4 5 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) Hyper-V
2 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) vSphere
6 1 (5.00%) XenApp
6 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (95.00%) SCCM
2 13 (65.00%) SCOM
3 12 (60.00%) WSUS
4 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (10.00%) SCDPM
5 2 (10.00%) SCOrch
6 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) Juniper
5 5 (25.00%) Nimble Storage
5 5 (25.00%) Veeam
6 3 (15.00%) EMC
6 3 (15.00%) Ivanti
6 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.00%) Remedy
6 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (10.00%) Acme Packet
7 2 (10.00%) GENBAND
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) Sonus
8 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.00%) Citrix
8 1 (5.00%) Meraki
8 1 (5.00%) Zscaler