The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 101 106 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 12 2 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.75% 0.14% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.17% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 14
Average salary £40,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Business Continuity
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1313 1190 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.71% 82.75% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 990 1062
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £55,000 £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 Cambridge

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Cambridge

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (50.00%) Network Security
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Internet
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Electronics
3 7 (35.00%) Internet of Things
4 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 6 (30.00%) Firewall
5 5 (25.00%) ASIC
5 5 (25.00%) BCP
5 5 (25.00%) Service Management
5 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) Back Office
5 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (25.00%) WAN
5 5 (25.00%) HTTP
5 5 (25.00%) HTTPS
5 5 (25.00%) SSL
5 5 (25.00%) LogRhythm
5 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (25.00%) Electronic Design Automation
5 5 (25.00%) Business Development
5 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) Management Information System

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) iPlanet
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Network Security
2 8 (40.00%) Internet
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 5 (25.00%) HTTP
4 5 (25.00%) HTTPS
4 5 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) SAN
6 2 (10.00%) DHCP
7 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.00%) DMZ
7 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 7 (35.00%) Electronics
2 5 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Network Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Security Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Internet of Things
2 5 (25.00%) ASIC
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) Clustering
5 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (25.00%) BCP
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 5 (25.00%) Business Development
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Perl
1 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) VCDX
4 1 (5.00%) NCDA
4 1 (5.00%) NCIE
4 1 (5.00%) VCAP
4 1 (5.00%) VTSP
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) NFS
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (5.00%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) LogRhythm
3 3 (15.00%) Veeam
3 3 (15.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Dell
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) Websense
4 2 (10.00%) Sun
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Vertica
5 1 (5.00%) FalconStor
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp