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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disaster Recovery
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 176 168
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 66 67 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.28% 1.08% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.21% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 58
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £25,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £61,200 £60,550
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

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 4568 5517 4995
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.30% 88.65% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3790 4286 4129
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +10 24 £51,250 +7.89% 3
Staffordshire +18 8 £66,250 +165.00% 2
Wolverhampton +16 8 £42,500 -
Walsall +12 6 £63,500 +41.11%
Shropshire +1 5 £85,000 +100.00% 1
Warwickshire +9 4 £30,000 -50.00% 2
Solihull - 2 £36,250 -
Worcestershire - 1 £33,000 - 1
Disaster Recovery
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 35 (30.70%) ITIL
2 32 (28.07%) Microsoft
3 29 (25.44%) Cisco
4 27 (23.68%) Windows
5 24 (21.05%) Business Continuity
6 23 (20.18%) Linux
7 22 (19.30%) Firewall
7 22 (19.30%) Management Information System
7 22 (19.30%) VMware
7 22 (19.30%) Data Centre
8 21 (18.42%) SQL
9 20 (17.54%) PRINCE2
9 20 (17.54%) Project Management
10 18 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (15.79%) High Availability
11 17 (14.91%) Data Protection
11 17 (14.91%) WAN
11 17 (14.91%) Finance
11 17 (14.91%) Information Security
11 17 (14.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 16 (14.04%) Windows Server
13 14 (12.28%) Active Directory
14 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (11.40%) SAN
14 13 (11.40%) SLA
14 13 (11.40%) MS Exchange
14 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
15 12 (10.53%) Oracle
15 12 (10.53%) Client/Server
15 12 (10.53%) DHCP

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 13 (11.40%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.75%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) Office 365
2 8 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.63%) G Suite
5 2 (1.75%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.30%) Firewall
2 17 (14.91%) WAN
3 13 (11.40%) SAN
4 12 (10.53%) DHCP
4 12 (10.53%) DNS
5 11 (9.65%) Internet
5 11 (9.65%) Intranet
5 11 (9.65%) Network Security
6 7 (6.14%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (6.14%) VoIP
7 6 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (5.26%) DMVPN
7 6 (5.26%) EIGRP
7 6 (5.26%) LAN
7 6 (5.26%) RIP
7 6 (5.26%) SNMP
8 5 (4.39%) DMZ
8 5 (4.39%) OSPF
8 5 (4.39%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.26%) MySQL
2 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.75%) DB2
6 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.88%) JUnit
1 1 (0.88%) Maven
1 1 (0.88%) Mockito
General
1 17 (14.91%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Retail
3 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.39%) Advertising
4 5 (4.39%) Legal
5 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.75%) Banking
6 2 (1.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) Automotive
7 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (7.89%) DBA
1 9 (7.89%) Delivery Manager
1 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (7.02%) IT Manager
3 7 (6.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (5.26%) Auditor
4 6 (5.26%) IT Auditor
4 6 (5.26%) Security Manager
4 6 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 5 (4.39%) Administrator
5 5 (4.39%) Consultant
5 5 (4.39%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (4.39%) SQL DBA
6 4 (3.51%) Architect
6 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 4 (3.51%) IT Engineer
6 4 (3.51%) PCI DSS Auditor
6 4 (3.51%) Service Manager
6 4 (3.51%) Team Leader
6 4 (3.51%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) Web Services
2 2 (1.75%) Flash
2 2 (1.75%) JMS
2 2 (1.75%) Middleware
2 2 (1.75%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.88%) .NET
3 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.88%) HTML
3 1 (0.88%) Java RMI
3 1 (0.88%) Java SE
3 1 (0.88%) JDBC
3 1 (0.88%) JPA
3 1 (0.88%) JSP
3 1 (0.88%) OSGi
3 1 (0.88%) REST
3 1 (0.88%) Servlets
3 1 (0.88%) SOAP
3 1 (0.88%) Spring
3 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.30%) Data Centre
1 22 (19.30%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 10 (8.77%) Replication
4 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.26%) Clustering
5 6 (5.26%) PKI
6 5 (4.39%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.51%) NHS
8 3 (2.63%) EMC VNX
8 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.88%) Blog
10 1 (0.88%) Celerra
10 1 (0.88%) CMDB
10 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.88%) iSeries
10 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.68%) Windows
2 23 (20.18%) Linux
3 16 (14.04%) Windows Server
4 11 (9.65%) Unix
5 8 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.26%) HPUX
8 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.51%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.63%) Solaris
10 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.75%) CentOS
11 2 (1.75%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.70%) ITIL
2 24 (21.05%) Business Continuity
3 20 (17.54%) PRINCE2
3 20 (17.54%) Project Management
4 18 (15.79%) High Availability
5 17 (14.91%) Data Protection
5 17 (14.91%) Information Security
6 12 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (9.65%) Risk Management
8 10 (8.77%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (8.77%) Incident Management
8 10 (8.77%) Migration
8 10 (8.77%) Security Management
9 9 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.89%) Benchmarking
9 9 (7.89%) Information Security Management
9 9 (7.89%) ISMS
10 8 (7.02%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (7.02%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.42%) SQL
2 9 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.39%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.51%) Java
4 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.88%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (0.88%) Perl
5 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.53%) CCNA
3 12 (10.53%) CISM
3 12 (10.53%) CISSP
4 10 (8.77%) CCNP
5 8 (7.02%) Degree
5 8 (7.02%) MCSE
6 7 (6.14%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (5.26%) CISA
7 6 (5.26%) CRISC
8 5 (4.39%) CCDP
9 3 (2.63%) DBS Check
9 3 (2.63%) MCP
9 3 (2.63%) MCSA
10 2 (1.75%) CCDA
10 2 (1.75%) CCIE
10 2 (1.75%) CCIP
10 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.75%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (11.40%) SLA
3 12 (10.53%) PCI DSS
4 7 (6.14%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (3.51%) COBIT
5 4 (3.51%) GDPR
6 2 (1.75%) PMO
6 2 (1.75%) QA
7 1 (0.88%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 14 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.39%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (4.39%) vSphere
4 4 (3.51%) NFS
4 4 (3.51%) XenServer
5 3 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.75%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.88%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.63%) Ansible
3 3 (2.63%) SCCM
4 2 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.75%) NetVault Backup
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (1.75%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.75%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.88%) Control-M
5 1 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.88%) Puppet
5 1 (0.88%) SCOM
5 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 29 (25.44%) Cisco
3 22 (19.30%) VMware
4 12 (10.53%) Oracle
5 8 (7.02%) NetApp
6 7 (6.14%) HP
7 6 (5.26%) 3PAR
7 6 (5.26%) Citrix
7 6 (5.26%) Juniper
7 6 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.51%) Brocade
8 4 (3.51%) EMC
8 4 (3.51%) IBM
9 3 (2.63%) Google
9 3 (2.63%) Intel
9 3 (2.63%) McAfee
9 3 (2.63%) Veeam
10 2 (1.75%) iManage
10 2 (1.75%) Isilon
10 2 (1.75%) Nimble Storage
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