The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 83 87 95
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 9 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.89% 0.89% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.06% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 7
Average salary £51,500 £30,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.66% -35.48%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Business Continuity
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
804 850 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.45% 84.08% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 696 769 820
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 7 £51,500 -
Dunstable - 1 - -
Business Continuity
East of England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (46.67%) OO
3 7 (46.67%) HPUX
3 7 (46.67%) Solaris
3 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
3 7 (46.67%) J2EE
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) UNIX
3 7 (46.67%) JMS
3 7 (46.67%) SOA
3 7 (46.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 7 (46.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (46.67%) Change Management
3 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) FMCG
3 7 (46.67%) CSS3
3 7 (46.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
1 7 (46.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) DMZ
1 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
1 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Storage Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.67%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
1 7 (46.67%) JMS
1 7 (46.67%) HTML5
1 7 (46.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) FMCG
2 5 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) UNIX
2 7 (46.67%) HPUX
2 7 (46.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (46.67%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) SOA
2 7 (46.67%) Change Management
2 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
2 7 (46.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (13.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (20.00%) MCTS
2 3 (20.00%) MCITP
2 3 (20.00%) VCDX
2 3 (20.00%) NCDA
2 3 (20.00%) NCIE
2 3 (20.00%) VCAP
2 3 (20.00%) VTSP
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) VCP5
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) VMFS
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) NetApp
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Veeam
4 2 (13.33%) Dell