The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 375 396 314
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -82
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 705 703 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.64% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.78% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 523 532 679
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Business Continuity
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86640 90513 82524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71744 73516 68202
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in England

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in England

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in England

Business Continuity
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 245 £57,500 +4.54% 28
South East +44 174 £47,500 -5.00% 25
Yorkshire -20 73 £40,000 -13.97% 3
North West +16 68 £45,000 +18.42% 10
East of England +2 56 £50,000 +5.26% 7
South West +15 51 £49,500 -1.00% 11
West Midlands -24 28 £50,000 +16.27% 3
East Midlands -6 14 £21,000 -48.14% 3
North East -21 1 £105,000 +215.78% 3
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 618 (39.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 534 (34.39%) Windows
3 531 (34.19%) ITIL
4 474 (30.52%) Microsoft
5 373 (24.02%) VMware
6 370 (23.82%) Information Security
7 363 (23.37%) Finance
8 357 (22.99%) Active Directory
9 295 (19.00%) Cisco
9 295 (19.00%) SQL Server
10 292 (18.80%) Business Continuity Planning
11 289 (18.61%) VMware Infrastructure
12 283 (18.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 267 (17.19%) SAN
14 262 (16.87%) BCP
15 258 (16.61%) Firewall
16 242 (15.58%) SQL
17 239 (15.39%) Linux
18 237 (15.26%) Project Management
19 234 (15.07%) Degree
20 233 (15.00%) Management Information System
21 232 (14.94%) Service Management
22 228 (14.68%) MS Excel
23 224 (14.42%) Service Delivery
24 204 (13.14%) Oracle
25 200 (12.88%) HP
26 198 (12.75%) Risk Management
26 198 (12.75%) Data Centre
27 189 (12.17%) CISSP
28 181 (11.65%) Citrix

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 154 (9.92%) MS Exchange
2 82 (5.28%) IIS
3 67 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 66 (4.25%) Lync
5 58 (3.73%) SharePoint
6 54 (3.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 30 (1.93%) WebLogic
7 30 (1.93%) WebSphere
8 28 (1.80%) Apache
9 24 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
10 17 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (1.03%) SAS
12 12 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (0.58%) NetWeaver
14 6 (0.39%) MQSeries
15 5 (0.32%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.26%) GroupWise
16 4 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
17 3 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 228 (14.68%) MS Excel
2 100 (6.44%) MS Office
3 36 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.84%) MS Project
6 3 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.52%) Summit
4 7 (0.45%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.45%) SAP MM
5 5 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.19%) Epicor Vantage
6 3 (0.19%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.13%) RMDS
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.064%) Orchard Housing
8 1 (0.064%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.064%) Agresso
8 1 (0.064%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.06%) Office 365
3 24 (1.55%) IBM PureFlex
4 21 (1.35%) SaaS
5 19 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.39%) Mimecast
6 6 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.32%) IaaS
8 4 (0.26%) PaaS
8 4 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.13%) Yammer
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 267 (17.19%) SAN
2 258 (16.61%) Firewall
3 181 (11.65%) WAN
4 178 (11.46%) LAN
5 170 (10.95%) DNS
6 128 (8.24%) VPN
7 121 (7.79%) DHCP
8 106 (6.83%) TCP/IP
9 87 (5.60%) Network Security
10 80 (5.15%) Internet
11 77 (4.96%) VoIP
12 58 (3.73%) NAS
13 51 (3.28%) VLAN
14 46 (2.96%) MPLS
15 43 (2.77%) Wireless
16 38 (2.45%) SSL
17 35 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
18 34 (2.19%) Fibre Channel
19 33 (2.12%) BGP
20 31 (2.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (19.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (4.64%) Oracle Database
3 56 (3.61%) Relational Database
4 54 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 53 (3.41%) MySQL
5 53 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (2.77%) RDBMS
7 40 (2.58%) DB2
8 37 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (1.55%) Oracle Exadata
12 22 (1.42%) Big Data
12 22 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 22 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 19 (1.22%) OLAP
14 18 (1.16%) Riak
14 18 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
15 17 (1.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (1.48%) Jenkins
2 18 (1.16%) Ant
2 18 (1.16%) Maven
3 8 (0.52%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.19%) Subversion
6 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.13%) JIRA
7 2 (0.13%) Toad
8 1 (0.064%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.064%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.064%) PVCS
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.064%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.064%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.064%) GCC
General
1 363 (23.37%) Finance
2 103 (6.63%) Retail
3 89 (5.73%) Banking
4 79 (5.09%) Legal
5 65 (4.19%) Front Office
6 59 (3.80%) Financial Institution
7 52 (3.35%) Law
8 48 (3.09%) Telecoms
9 41 (2.64%) Investment Banking
10 25 (1.61%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.35%) Back Office
12 16 (1.03%) Marketing
13 14 (0.90%) Welsh Language
13 14 (0.90%) Automotive
14 13 (0.84%) Advertising
15 8 (0.52%) Japanese Language
16 6 (0.39%) German Language
16 6 (0.39%) Military
17 5 (0.32%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.32%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 269 (17.32%) Analyst
2 152 (9.79%) Architect
3 126 (8.11%) Consultant
4 112 (7.21%) Security Manager
5 87 (5.60%) Service Manager
6 70 (4.51%) Security Analyst
7 68 (4.38%) Support Analyst
8 67 (4.31%) Information Manager
8 67 (4.31%) Information Security Manager
9 66 (4.25%) Administrator
9 66 (4.25%) Infrastructure Architect
10 62 (3.99%) Infrastructure Manager
10 62 (3.99%) Security Consultant
11 56 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 53 (3.41%) Team Leader
13 49 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
14 47 (3.03%) Support Engineer
15 44 (2.83%) Desktop Support
16 43 (2.77%) DBA
16 43 (2.77%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (4.57%) Middleware
2 63 (4.06%) .NET
3 55 (3.54%) Web Services
4 30 (1.93%) HTML
5 24 (1.55%) WebSphere MQ
5 24 (1.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 21 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 18 (1.16%) XML
8 17 (1.09%) RESTful
9 15 (0.97%) FIX Protocol
10 12 (0.77%) Rendezvous
11 11 (0.71%) J2EE
12 7 (0.45%) SAP Basis
13 6 (0.39%) CSS
14 3 (0.19%) JSP
14 3 (0.19%) SOAP
14 3 (0.19%) COM
14 3 (0.19%) WSDL
14 3 (0.19%) XMPP
14 3 (0.19%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 233 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 198 (12.75%) Data Centre
3 147 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 137 (8.82%) Clustering
5 92 (5.92%) Replication
6 71 (4.57%) Computer Science
7 63 (4.06%) Blackberry
8 31 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
8 31 (2.00%) FlexPod
9 29 (1.87%) FMCG
9 29 (1.87%) Client/Server
10 27 (1.74%) Equities
11 21 (1.35%) Cryptography
11 21 (1.35%) PKI
12 20 (1.29%) CMDB
13 18 (1.16%) EMC VNX
14 16 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (0.97%) NHS
16 14 (0.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 534 (34.39%) Windows
2 239 (15.39%) Linux
3 161 (10.37%) UNIX
4 122 (7.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (6.12%) Windows 7
6 83 (5.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 78 (5.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (3.28%) Solaris
9 40 (2.58%) Windows XP
10 36 (2.32%) AIX
11 33 (2.12%) HPUX
11 33 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (1.87%) SUSE
13 24 (1.55%) OS/400
13 24 (1.55%) zOS
14 22 (1.42%) Windows 8
15 18 (1.16%) Windows Vista
16 15 (0.97%) Mac OS X
17 13 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
18 10 (0.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (39.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 531 (34.19%) ITIL
3 370 (23.82%) Information Security
4 292 (18.80%) Business Continuity Planning
5 262 (16.87%) BCP
6 237 (15.26%) Project Management
7 232 (14.94%) Service Management
8 224 (14.42%) Service Delivery
9 198 (12.75%) Risk Management
10 154 (9.92%) Security Management
11 137 (8.82%) Change Management
12 127 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
13 124 (7.98%) Business Continuity Management
14 121 (7.79%) Mentoring
15 114 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
16 110 (7.08%) Load Balancing
17 108 (6.95%) Coaching
18 107 (6.89%) Incident Management
19 91 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
20 90 (5.80%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 242 (15.58%) SQL
2 62 (3.99%) C
3 57 (3.67%) PowerShell
4 45 (2.90%) Java
5 42 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 31 (2.00%) Perl
7 28 (1.80%) Shell Script
8 27 (1.74%) JavaScript
8 27 (1.74%) C#
9 15 (0.97%) Python
10 10 (0.64%) VBScript
11 9 (0.58%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.39%) VBA
13 5 (0.32%) PHP
13 5 (0.32%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.32%) APL
14 3 (0.19%) VB
14 3 (0.19%) C++
15 2 (0.13%) X++
16 1 (0.064%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 234 (15.07%) Degree
2 189 (12.17%) CISSP
3 133 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 133 (8.56%) Security Cleared
4 128 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
5 119 (7.66%) CISM
6 106 (6.83%) MCSE
7 100 (6.44%) CISA
8 86 (5.54%) CCNA
9 71 (4.57%) CCNP
10 61 (3.93%) SC Cleared
11 52 (3.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 43 (2.77%) MCP
13 40 (2.58%) CCDP
14 32 (2.06%) SSCP
15 30 (1.93%) Citrix Certification
15 30 (1.93%) DV Cleared
16 25 (1.61%) PCI QSA
17 23 (1.48%) CEH
17 23 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 283 (18.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 152 (9.79%) PCI DSS
3 134 (8.63%) SLA
4 44 (2.83%) COBIT
5 42 (2.70%) QA
6 37 (2.38%) ISO 9001
7 27 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 24 (1.55%) BS25999
9 11 (0.71%) BS7799
10 8 (0.52%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.19%) Basel II
11 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.19%) MiFID
11 3 (0.19%) COSO
11 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.19%) EMIR
11 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
12 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 357 (22.99%) Active Directory
2 289 (18.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 63 (4.06%) vSphere
5 57 (3.67%) VMware ESX
6 46 (2.96%) XenApp
7 45 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (1.80%) Terminal Services
9 25 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
9 25 (1.61%) KVM
10 23 (1.48%) Terminal Server
11 20 (1.29%) XenDesktop
12 19 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 16 (1.03%) Samba
13 16 (1.03%) Firmware
14 12 (0.77%) vCloud
15 10 (0.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 8 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
17 7 (0.45%) NFS
18 6 (0.39%) iptables
Systems Management
1 43 (2.77%) SCCM
2 36 (2.32%) Hyperic
3 29 (1.87%) WSUS
4 26 (1.67%) Tivoli
5 21 (1.35%) SCOM
6 14 (0.90%) ARCserve
7 13 (0.84%) Backup Exec
7 13 (0.84%) SCSM
8 12 (0.77%) ITRS Geneos
9 10 (0.64%) FortiGate
10 9 (0.58%) Puppet
11 8 (0.52%) Check_MK
12 7 (0.45%) Icinga
12 7 (0.45%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (0.39%) Nessus
13 6 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (0.39%) EMC VPLEX
14 5 (0.32%) Nagios
14 5 (0.32%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 474 (30.52%) Microsoft
2 373 (24.02%) VMware
3 295 (19.00%) Cisco
4 204 (13.14%) Oracle
5 200 (12.88%) HP
6 181 (11.65%) Citrix
7 118 (7.60%) NetApp
8 105 (6.76%) Symantec
9 81 (5.22%) Juniper
9 81 (5.22%) EMC
10 69 (4.44%) CheckPoint
11 56 (3.61%) SolarWinds
12 47 (3.03%) SAP
13 40 (2.58%) Red Hat
13 40 (2.58%) ServiceNow
14 39 (2.51%) IBM
15 35 (2.25%) Dell
15 35 (2.25%) Avaya
16 29 (1.87%) BMC
16 29 (1.87%) CA
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Advantage XPO
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 80000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + generous bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Salary: From £18,500 to £23,000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Shares
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