The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 32 44 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +37
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.16% 0.70% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.79% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £50,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,506 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -5.26%
Business Continuity
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
170 253 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.89% 88.77% 82.49%
Number of salaries quoted 135 175 364
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Bedford region.

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Bedford

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Continuity.

1 4 (80.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Internal Audit
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) ISMS
3 2 (40.00%) QMS
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Continuity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Compliance Officer
1 4 (80.00%) Data Compliance Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (40.00%) ISMS
3 2 (40.00%) QMS
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware