The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 96 98 89
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 24 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.33% 0.79% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.02% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 17
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Business Continuity
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1447 1182 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.99% 78.02% 71.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1017 1012
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Birmingham

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 30 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 29 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (48.28%) VMware
4 24 (41.38%) MS Excel
5 23 (39.66%) ITIL
6 21 (36.21%) SLA
6 21 (36.21%) Security Management
7 19 (32.76%) Business Continuity Planning
8 18 (31.03%) Service Delivery
9 17 (29.31%) Windows
10 16 (27.59%) SQL
10 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
10 16 (27.59%) vSphere
11 14 (24.14%) MS Exchange
11 14 (24.14%) BCP
12 13 (22.41%) SAN
12 13 (22.41%) Citrix
12 13 (22.41%) Degree
12 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 12 (20.69%) Information Security
13 12 (20.69%) WAN
14 11 (18.97%) LAN
14 11 (18.97%) MS PowerPoint
14 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (18.97%) Coaching
15 10 (17.24%) XenApp
15 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
16 9 (15.52%) Dell
16 9 (15.52%) SQL Server

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 14 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) SAN
2 12 (20.69%) WAN
3 11 (18.97%) LAN
4 8 (13.79%) Network Security
5 7 (12.07%) NAS
6 4 (6.90%) Firewall
7 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.72%) Internet
8 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.90%) MS Access
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 3 (5.17%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) Service Manager
3 11 (18.97%) Customer Services Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Security Officer
5 6 (10.34%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.90%) MI Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Compliance Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.17%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (5.17%) CESG
2 3 (5.17%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Handset
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) FMCG
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) Linux
4 4 (6.90%) CentOS
5 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.72%) SUSE
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (39.66%) ITIL
3 21 (36.21%) Security Management
4 19 (32.76%) Business Continuity Planning
5 18 (31.03%) Service Delivery
6 14 (24.14%) BCP
7 12 (20.69%) Information Security
8 11 (18.97%) Coaching
9 8 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (12.07%) Information Security Management
11 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
12 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity Management
12 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (6.90%) Six Sigma
12 4 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (6.90%) Service Management
12 4 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (6.90%) Time Management
12 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
13 3 (5.17%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.45%) C#
3 2 (3.45%) PHP
3 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) CISA
2 7 (12.07%) CISM
3 5 (8.62%) CISSP
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.17%) IRCA
6 2 (3.45%) CCNA
6 2 (3.45%) MCSA
6 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.72%) CCA
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.72%) CCEA
7 1 (1.72%) VCDX
7 1 (1.72%) CCAA
7 1 (1.72%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (36.21%) SLA
2 12 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.17%) COBIT
4 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
1 16 (27.59%) vSphere
2 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.24%) XenApp
4 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.72%) vCloud
5 1 (1.72%) XenServer
5 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.72%) SRDF
5 1 (1.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 28 (48.28%) VMware
3 13 (22.41%) Citrix
4 9 (15.52%) Dell
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco
6 7 (12.07%) EMC
7 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.90%) Juniper
9 3 (5.17%) HP
10 2 (3.45%) NetApp
11 1 (1.72%) Computacenter
11 1 (1.72%) Novell
11 1 (1.72%) Symantec
11 1 (1.72%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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