The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 195 273 226
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -47
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 114 68 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.08% 0.54% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.65% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 95 55 97
Average salary £48,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £84,500 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -1.08%
Business Continuity
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8977 10428 9652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.30% 82.83% 80.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7551 8692 8425
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in the City of London

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in the City of London

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 119 (56.40%) Microsoft
2 116 (54.98%) Finance
3 104 (49.29%) Windows
4 100 (47.39%) Active Directory
5 93 (44.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 88 (41.71%) ITIL
7 80 (37.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 77 (36.49%) Banking
9 67 (31.75%) Service Delivery
9 67 (31.75%) Information Security
10 66 (31.28%) Business Continuity Management
11 63 (29.86%) MCSE
12 59 (27.96%) Service Management
13 53 (25.12%) Windows 7
14 50 (23.70%) Blackberry
14 50 (23.70%) Financial Institution
15 49 (23.22%) Front Office
15 49 (23.22%) Investment Banking
15 49 (23.22%) MCP
15 49 (23.22%) ServiceNow
16 48 (22.75%) VMware
17 41 (19.43%) MS Excel
18 39 (18.48%) BCP
18 39 (18.48%) Business Continuity Planning
19 37 (17.54%) DNS
20 36 (17.06%) CISSP
20 36 (17.06%) VMware Infrastructure
21 35 (16.59%) Cisco
21 35 (16.59%) Firewall
22 33 (15.64%) DHCP

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 29 (13.74%) MS Exchange
2 18 (8.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (5.21%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (5.21%) IIS
4 9 (4.27%) Lync
5 5 (2.37%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.47%) GroupWise
Applications
1 41 (19.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.84%) MS Office
3 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.47%) Bankmaster
2 1 (0.47%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 37 (17.54%) DNS
2 35 (16.59%) Firewall
3 33 (15.64%) DHCP
4 30 (14.22%) SAN
5 21 (9.95%) VPN
6 15 (7.11%) LAN
7 11 (5.21%) WAN
7 11 (5.21%) Internet
8 9 (4.27%) Network Security
9 8 (3.79%) Wireless
10 7 (3.32%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (3.32%) VoIP
10 7 (3.32%) TCP/IP
11 6 (2.84%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (2.37%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (2.37%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (1.90%) OSPF
13 4 (1.90%) WLAN
13 4 (1.90%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.90%) Big Data
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.42%) MySQL
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
General
1 116 (54.98%) Finance
2 77 (36.49%) Banking
3 50 (23.70%) Financial Institution
4 49 (23.22%) Front Office
4 49 (23.22%) Investment Banking
5 20 (9.48%) Law
6 8 (3.79%) Publishing
6 8 (3.79%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.32%) Legal
8 5 (2.37%) Marketing
9 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.90%) Advertising
9 4 (1.90%) Electronics
10 3 (1.42%) German Language
11 2 (0.95%) Retail
12 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.47%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (45.02%) Analyst
2 51 (24.17%) Support Analyst
3 49 (23.22%) Desktop Support
3 49 (23.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 49 (23.22%) Desktop Analyst
4 33 (15.64%) Security Analyst
5 28 (13.27%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
6 16 (7.58%) Consultant
7 13 (6.16%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.16%) Information Security Analyst
7 13 (6.16%) Delivery Manager
7 13 (6.16%) Information Analyst
8 11 (5.21%) Software Manager
9 10 (4.74%) Information Security Officer
9 10 (4.74%) Security Officer
9 10 (4.74%) Project Engineer
9 10 (4.74%) Software Project Manager
10 9 (4.27%) Team Leader
11 7 (3.32%) Architect
11 7 (3.32%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.21%) .NET
2 3 (1.42%) HTML
3 1 (0.47%) CSS
3 1 (0.47%) XHTML
3 1 (0.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.70%) Blackberry
2 27 (12.80%) Management Information System
3 24 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.74%) Data Structures
4 10 (4.74%) Clustering
5 8 (3.79%) Cryptography
5 8 (3.79%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.84%) Replication
7 5 (2.37%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.37%) CMDB
8 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.90%) DTV
9 3 (1.42%) NHS
9 3 (1.42%) Handset
9 3 (1.42%) PKI
10 2 (0.95%) BBC
10 2 (0.95%) User Experience
11 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 104 (49.29%) Windows
2 53 (25.12%) Windows 7
3 18 (8.53%) Windows XP
3 18 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (8.06%) Windows Vista
5 16 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (5.69%) Linux
7 5 (2.37%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.90%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (1.90%) UNIX
8 4 (1.90%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.42%) CentOS
10 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.47%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (44.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 88 (41.71%) ITIL
3 67 (31.75%) Service Delivery
3 67 (31.75%) Information Security
4 66 (31.28%) Business Continuity Management
5 59 (27.96%) Service Management
6 39 (18.48%) BCP
6 39 (18.48%) Business Continuity Planning
7 28 (13.27%) Risk Management
8 24 (11.37%) Security Management
8 24 (11.37%) Cyber Security
9 23 (10.90%) Project Management
10 17 (8.06%) Information Security Management
10 17 (8.06%) ISMS
11 14 (6.64%) Change Management
12 13 (6.16%) Identity Management
12 13 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (6.16%) Incident Management
13 12 (5.69%) Security Architecture
13 12 (5.69%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.48%) SQL
2 12 (5.69%) Java
3 7 (3.32%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.84%) C
5 3 (1.42%) Perl
6 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.95%) VBScript
6 2 (0.95%) Python
7 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 80 (37.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (29.86%) MCSE
3 49 (23.22%) MCP
4 36 (17.06%) CISSP
5 24 (11.37%) Degree
6 22 (10.43%) CISA
7 21 (9.95%) CISM
8 19 (9.00%) Security+ Certification
8 19 (9.00%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (8.53%) CCNA
10 14 (6.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (6.16%) JNCIA
11 13 (6.16%) CRISC
11 13 (6.16%) CCA
11 13 (6.16%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (5.21%) MCSA
13 8 (3.79%) SSCP
13 8 (3.79%) GSEC
14 5 (2.37%) Security Cleared
15 4 (1.90%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (10.43%) PCI DSS
3 14 (6.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (5.69%) QA
5 10 (4.74%) COBIT
6 4 (1.90%) SLA
7 3 (1.42%) BS7799
7 3 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.47%) EMIR
8 1 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.47%) Basel II
8 1 (0.47%) MiFID
8 1 (0.47%) BS25999
System Software
1 100 (47.39%) Active Directory
2 36 (17.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (10.90%) Hyper-V
4 19 (9.00%) XenApp
5 17 (8.06%) Terminal Services
6 16 (7.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 10 (4.74%) vSphere
8 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.95%) Firmware
8 2 (0.95%) XenServer
9 1 (0.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (2.37%) DatAdvantage
1 5 (2.37%) AirWatch
2 4 (1.90%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.95%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.47%) SELinux
4 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.47%) Nessus
4 1 (0.47%) SCOM
4 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 119 (56.40%) Microsoft
2 49 (23.22%) ServiceNow
3 48 (22.75%) VMware
4 35 (16.59%) Cisco
5 24 (11.37%) Citrix
6 20 (9.48%) Juniper
6 20 (9.48%) Symantec
7 17 (8.06%) Oracle
8 11 (5.21%) Dell
9 9 (4.27%) CheckPoint
10 8 (3.79%) HP
11 6 (2.84%) SAP
12 5 (2.37%) Clearswift
12 5 (2.37%) Varonis
13 4 (1.90%) Aruba
13 4 (1.90%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.90%) CA
14 3 (1.42%) NetApp
15 2 (0.95%) Novell
15 2 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 17% pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
City, Leeds
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Negotiable, DOE. Plus Private Healthcare.
Posted: 13 days ago