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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 88 108 87
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 42 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.03% 0.74% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 0.93% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 37 7 17
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £33,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £112,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +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
1711 1502 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.86% 79.89% 73.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1329 1065
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
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 19 December 2014.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 33 (53.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 27 (43.55%) VMware
4 23 (37.10%) MS Excel
4 23 (37.10%) ITIL
5 21 (33.87%) Security Management
5 21 (33.87%) Business Continuity Planning
5 21 (33.87%) SLA
6 19 (30.65%) Service Delivery
7 18 (29.03%) Windows
8 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
9 16 (25.81%) SQL
10 15 (24.19%) vSphere
11 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
11 14 (22.58%) Degree
12 13 (20.97%) SAN
12 13 (20.97%) Information Security
13 12 (19.35%) BCP
13 12 (19.35%) Citrix
13 12 (19.35%) WAN
13 12 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (17.74%) LAN
14 11 (17.74%) MS PowerPoint
14 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (17.74%) Coaching
15 10 (16.13%) XenApp
15 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (16.13%) CISM
16 9 (14.52%) CISA

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (37.10%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
1 1 (1.61%) PaaS
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) SAN
2 12 (19.35%) WAN
3 11 (17.74%) LAN
4 8 (12.90%) Network Security
5 7 (11.29%) NAS
6 5 (8.06%) Firewall
7 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.61%) VPN
8 1 (1.61%) DNS
8 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.45%) MS Access
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Legal
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Law
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Analyst
2 12 (19.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Service Manager
3 11 (17.74%) Customer Services Manager
4 8 (12.90%) Information Security Officer
4 8 (12.90%) Security Officer
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) MI Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Handset
3 2 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) CESG
4 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.61%) FMCG
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) Linux
4 4 (6.45%) CentOS
5 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (37.10%) ITIL
3 21 (33.87%) Security Management
3 21 (33.87%) Business Continuity Planning
4 19 (30.65%) Service Delivery
5 13 (20.97%) Information Security
6 12 (19.35%) BCP
7 11 (17.74%) Coaching
8 8 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (9.68%) Information Security Management
9 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.06%) Business Continuity Management
11 4 (6.45%) Time Management
11 4 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (6.45%) Six Sigma
11 4 (6.45%) Service Management
11 4 (6.45%) Line Management
12 3 (4.84%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
2 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) PHP
4 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 10 (16.13%) CISM
3 9 (14.52%) CISA
4 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.06%) IRCA
5 4 (6.45%) CISSP
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.23%) MCSA
6 2 (3.23%) CCNA
6 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.61%) MCSE
7 1 (1.61%) CCAA
7 1 (1.61%) CCA
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.61%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.87%) SLA
2 12 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
2 15 (24.19%) vSphere
3 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (16.13%) XenApp
5 5 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.61%) SRDF
6 1 (1.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 27 (43.55%) VMware
3 12 (19.35%) Citrix
4 9 (14.52%) Dell
5 7 (11.29%) EMC
5 7 (11.29%) Cisco
6 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.45%) Juniper
8 3 (4.84%) HP
9 2 (3.23%) NetApp
10 1 (1.61%) IBM
10 1 (1.61%) Sun
10 1 (1.61%) Symantec
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car + Package
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