The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 52 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 17 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.26% 1.23% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 1.52% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £41,250 £38,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -24.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Business Continuity
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
465 328 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 89.25% 80.79% 70.89%
Number of salaries quoted 351 241 188
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Bradford

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 23 (85.19%) UNIX
1 23 (85.19%) TCP/IP
1 23 (85.19%) DNS
1 23 (85.19%) HP
1 23 (85.19%) SAN
1 23 (85.19%) Shell Script
1 23 (85.19%) Disaster Recovery
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 22 (81.48%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (81.48%) Performance Monitoring
3 20 (74.07%) Service Management
4 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) Replication
5 13 (48.15%) VMware
5 13 (48.15%) Capacity Management
5 13 (48.15%) Windows
5 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
5 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
6 12 (44.44%) Oracle
6 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (44.44%) VMware ESX
7 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
7 10 (37.04%) HPUX
7 10 (37.04%) Linux
7 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
8 8 (29.63%) 3PAR
9 5 (18.52%) HP StorageWorks
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) TCP/IP
1 23 (85.19%) DNS
1 23 (85.19%) SAN
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) OLAP
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
1 13 (48.15%) Technical Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (37.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (37.04%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (33.33%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) HPUX Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.70%) DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Replication
2 5 (18.52%) HP StorageWorks
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) UNIX
2 13 (48.15%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) HPUX
3 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (81.48%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (81.48%) Performance Monitoring
3 20 (74.07%) Service Management
4 13 (48.15%) Capacity Management
5 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Benchmarking
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) Logistics
6 3 (11.11%) Dependency Management
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.70%) Change Data Capture
7 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) VMware ESX
2 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) HP
2 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) VMware
4 12 (44.44%) Oracle
5 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
6 8 (29.63%) 3PAR
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco
8 3 (11.11%) SAP