The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Disaster Recovery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 144 165
Rank change year-on-year -11 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 52 107 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.09% 1.73% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.96% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 39 75 45
Median salary £48,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.86% +11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,600 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.55% +5.29%  

Disaster Recovery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4292 5449 4295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.00% 88.26% 83.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3504 4384 3593
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Disaster Recovery
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Disaster Recovery as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Disaster Recovery in the West Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Disaster Recovery in the West Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Disaster Recovery in the West Midlands

Disaster Recovery
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -28 11 £60,000 +27.65% 5
Warwickshire +22 10 £50,000 +4.16% 2
Shropshire +3 9 £49,500 +32.00% 2
Worcestershire - 7 £37,500 - 2
Coventry +20 5 £48,000 +43.28% 1
Wolverhampton - 3 £35,500 -
Herefordshire -19 2 £50,000 -
Walsall +12 1 £63,500 +41.11% 1
Staffordshire +12 1 - -
Solihull -16 1 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Disaster Recovery
England

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Disaster Recovery.

1 47 (43.12%) Windows
2 44 (40.37%) Linux
3 42 (38.53%) Cisco
4 41 (37.61%) Data Centre
5 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
6 34 (31.19%) Windows Server
7 31 (28.44%) VMware
8 27 (24.77%) Unix
9 24 (22.02%) DHCP
9 24 (22.02%) Firewall
10 20 (18.35%) Active Directory
10 20 (18.35%) MS Excel
10 20 (18.35%) ITIL
11 19 (17.43%) Internet
11 19 (17.43%) Network Security
12 18 (16.51%) TCP/IP
12 18 (16.51%) MS Exchange
12 18 (16.51%) WAN
13 17 (15.60%) Management Information System
13 17 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (14.68%) Intranet
14 16 (14.68%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (13.76%) CCNA
15 15 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (12.84%) DNS
16 14 (12.84%) High Availability
17 13 (11.93%) SAN
17 13 (11.93%) Finance
17 13 (11.93%) Business Continuity
18 12 (11.01%) Project Management

Disaster Recovery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 18 (16.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.83%) CMS
3 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (18.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.83%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.92%) G Suite
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.02%) DHCP
1 24 (22.02%) Firewall
2 19 (17.43%) Internet
2 19 (17.43%) Network Security
3 18 (16.51%) TCP/IP
3 18 (16.51%) WAN
4 16 (14.68%) Intranet
5 14 (12.84%) DNS
6 13 (11.93%) SAN
7 10 (9.17%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (9.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (9.17%) DMVPN
7 10 (9.17%) EIGRP
7 10 (9.17%) RIP
7 10 (9.17%) SNMP
8 8 (7.34%) OSPF
9 7 (6.42%) BGP
9 7 (6.42%) HTTP
9 7 (6.42%) LAN
10 6 (5.50%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) MySQL
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.83%) DB2
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 13 (11.93%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Advertising
3 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.59%) Legal
5 4 (3.67%) Retail
6 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.83%) Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Automotive
8 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Military
8 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (16.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (8.26%) Support Engineer
3 7 (6.42%) DBA
3 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 7 (6.42%) Security Engineer
3 7 (6.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (6.42%) Senior Security Engineer
4 6 (5.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (5.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (5.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (5.50%) Analyst
4 6 (5.50%) Architect
5 5 (4.59%) Administrator
5 5 (4.59%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (4.59%) NetApp Engineer
5 5 (4.59%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (4.59%) VMware Support Engineer
6 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (3.67%) IT Engineer
6 4 (3.67%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) .NET
2 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 2 (1.83%) HTML
2 2 (1.83%) JMS
2 2 (1.83%) Middleware
2 2 (1.83%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (1.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.61%) Data Centre
2 17 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (15.60%) Management Information System
3 11 (10.09%) Client/Server
4 10 (9.17%) PKI
5 9 (8.26%) Replication
6 5 (4.59%) Virtual Team
7 4 (3.67%) Clustering
7 4 (3.67%) NHS
8 2 (1.83%) AS400
8 2 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.83%) iSeries
8 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.92%) FMCG
9 1 (0.92%) Handset
9 1 (0.92%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.92%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.92%) User Experience
9 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.12%) Windows
2 44 (40.37%) Linux
3 34 (31.19%) Windows Server
4 27 (24.77%) Unix
5 8 (7.34%) AIX
5 8 (7.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (6.42%) SUSE
6 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.50%) HPUX
7 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.67%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.83%) CentOS
10 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.35%) ITIL
2 14 (12.84%) High Availability
3 13 (11.93%) Business Continuity
4 12 (11.01%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (11.01%) Project Management
5 11 (10.09%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (10.09%) Project Planning
6 10 (9.17%) Regulatory Compliance
7 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.34%) PRINCE2
8 8 (7.34%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.42%) Change Control
9 7 (6.42%) Logistics
10 6 (5.50%) Coaching
10 6 (5.50%) Information Security
11 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.59%) Data Protection
11 5 (4.59%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.59%) Service Management
11 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.01%) SQL
2 4 (3.67%) Java
2 4 (3.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.75%) C#
3 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (13.76%) CCNA
3 6 (5.50%) Degree
3 6 (5.50%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.59%) CCNP
4 5 (4.59%) CISSP
5 4 (3.67%) CCDA
5 4 (3.67%) CCIE
5 4 (3.67%) CCIP
6 3 (2.75%) CISM
6 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.83%) CISA
7 2 (1.83%) CISMP
7 2 (1.83%) CRISC
7 2 (1.83%) PMP
8 1 (0.92%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.92%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.92%) MCP
8 1 (0.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) SLA
2 9 (8.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.67%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.83%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.83%) PMO
4 2 (1.83%) QA
5 1 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.92%) ISO22301
System Software
1 20 (18.35%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.67%) vSphere
4 4 (3.67%) XenServer
5 3 (2.75%) NFS
5 3 (2.75%) XenApp
6 1 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.92%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.92%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (9.17%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (3.67%) Ansible
3 3 (2.75%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.83%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.92%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.92%) Puppet
5 1 (0.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (38.53%) Cisco
2 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
3 31 (28.44%) VMware
4 11 (10.09%) NetApp
5 10 (9.17%) Citrix
6 8 (7.34%) Juniper
7 7 (6.42%) Oracle
8 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.59%) 3PAR
9 5 (4.59%) HP
10 4 (3.67%) SAP
11 2 (1.83%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.83%) iManage
11 2 (1.83%) Intel
11 2 (1.83%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.83%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.83%) Meraki
11 2 (1.83%) Symantec
11 2 (1.83%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.92%) Nimble Storage
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