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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 345 365 359
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 819 824 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.73% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.89% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 631 603 617
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £34,200 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,900 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
86364 92632 83663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.19% 82.13% 80.38%
Number of salaries quoted 70700 75133 69495
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +62 360 £55,000 -8.33% 31
South East -49 152 £52,500 +6.06% 24
North West +15 69 £51,250 +20.58% 6
Yorkshire +8 57 £37,000 -12.94% 6
East Midlands +31 48 £45,000 +24.13%
South West -11 47 £37,500 -26.47% 17
East of England +9 41 £47,500 +10.36% 6
West Midlands -23 36 £50,000 +31.57% 9
North East - 3 £31,250 - 1
Midlands - 1 £67,500 -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 668 (44.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 569 (37.51%) Microsoft
3 508 (33.49%) Windows
4 497 (32.76%) ITIL
5 402 (26.50%) Active Directory
6 396 (26.10%) Finance
7 392 (25.84%) VMware
8 326 (21.49%) Cisco
9 320 (21.09%) Information Security
10 281 (18.52%) Firewall
11 280 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 278 (18.33%) SAN
13 271 (17.86%) Business Continuity Planning
14 259 (17.07%) Degree
15 257 (16.94%) SQL Server
16 255 (16.81%) MS Excel
16 255 (16.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 252 (16.61%) BCP
18 227 (14.96%) SQL
18 227 (14.96%) Management Information System
19 222 (14.63%) Service Delivery
20 211 (13.91%) Citrix
21 202 (13.32%) Risk Management
22 200 (13.18%) Service Management
23 195 (12.85%) DNS
24 194 (12.79%) Linux
25 191 (12.59%) WAN
26 190 (12.52%) Project Management
27 188 (12.39%) HP
28 187 (12.33%) LAN

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 174 (11.47%) MS Exchange
2 80 (5.27%) IIS
3 68 (4.48%) Lync
4 62 (4.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 57 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 55 (3.63%) SharePoint
7 37 (2.44%) WebLogic
8 36 (2.37%) WebSphere
9 35 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
10 34 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
11 22 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 18 (1.19%) Apache
13 14 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.79%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.59%) GroupWise
16 7 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.46%) SAS
17 5 (0.33%) JBoss
17 5 (0.33%) OpenStack
18 4 (0.26%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 255 (16.81%) MS Excel
2 84 (5.54%) MS Office
3 50 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (1.65%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.79%) MS Project
6 3 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
7 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.066%) Revit
8 1 (0.066%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.59%) Summit
3 7 (0.46%) Changepoint
4 6 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.40%) Agresso
4 6 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.20%) Epicor Vantage
5 3 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.066%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.066%) Bankmaster
7 1 (0.066%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.066%) SAP xMII
7 1 (0.066%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.37%) Office 365
2 22 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.38%) SaaS
3 21 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.46%) Mimecast
6 5 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (0.33%) PaaS
7 4 (0.26%) IaaS
8 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.066%) Yammer
9 1 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.066%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 281 (18.52%) Firewall
2 278 (18.33%) SAN
3 195 (12.85%) DNS
4 191 (12.59%) WAN
5 187 (12.33%) LAN
6 139 (9.16%) TCP/IP
7 132 (8.70%) DHCP
8 112 (7.38%) VPN
9 100 (6.59%) Network Security
10 84 (5.54%) VoIP
11 74 (4.88%) Internet
12 67 (4.42%) Wireless
13 58 (3.82%) Cisco ASA
14 49 (3.23%) MPLS
15 48 (3.16%) SSL
15 48 (3.16%) NAS
16 40 (2.64%) BGP
17 37 (2.44%) OSPF
18 33 (2.18%) Cisco IOS
19 31 (2.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (16.94%) SQL Server
2 66 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 51 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 35 (2.31%) RDBMS
7 34 (2.24%) MySQL
8 33 (2.18%) DB2
9 32 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (1.98%) Oracle Exadata
12 20 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 19 (1.25%) Data Mining
13 19 (1.25%) Big Data
14 17 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
15 15 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (0.86%) OLTP
17 12 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (0.79%) Jenkins
2 11 (0.73%) Maven
2 11 (0.73%) Ant
3 8 (0.53%) Subversion
4 4 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.20%) JDeveloper
5 3 (0.20%) CruiseControl
5 3 (0.20%) PVCS
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.20%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.13%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.13%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.066%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.066%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.066%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.066%) PHPUnit
General
1 396 (26.10%) Finance
2 143 (9.43%) Banking
3 106 (6.99%) Retail
4 70 (4.61%) Financial Institution
5 66 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 65 (4.28%) Legal
7 60 (3.96%) Investment Banking
8 58 (3.82%) Front Office
9 53 (3.49%) Law
10 36 (2.37%) Marketing
11 30 (1.98%) Manufacturing
12 29 (1.91%) Back Office
13 16 (1.05%) Electronics
14 15 (0.99%) Advertising
14 15 (0.99%) Automotive
15 10 (0.66%) Publishing
16 7 (0.46%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.46%) Welsh Language
17 6 (0.40%) German Language
17 6 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 283 (18.66%) Analyst
2 126 (8.31%) Architect
3 118 (7.78%) Consultant
4 114 (7.51%) Security Manager
5 90 (5.93%) Support Analyst
6 73 (4.81%) Infrastructure Manager
7 69 (4.55%) Service Manager
8 66 (4.35%) Administrator
9 64 (4.22%) Security Analyst
10 63 (4.15%) Desktop Support
11 62 (4.09%) Information Manager
11 62 (4.09%) Information Security Manager
12 60 (3.96%) Network Engineer
13 59 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
14 58 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 57 (3.76%) Infrastructure Architect
16 54 (3.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 54 (3.56%) Desktop Analyst
17 53 (3.49%) Team Leader
18 47 (3.10%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (4.88%) .NET
2 45 (2.97%) Web Services
3 40 (2.64%) Middleware
4 30 (1.98%) HTML
4 30 (1.98%) WebSphere MQ
5 18 (1.19%) ASP.NET
6 16 (1.05%) CSS
7 10 (0.66%) J2EE
7 10 (0.66%) XML
8 8 (0.53%) .NET Framework
9 7 (0.46%) JSP
9 7 (0.46%) RESTful
10 6 (0.40%) JMS
11 5 (0.33%) XHTML
11 5 (0.33%) SOAP
11 5 (0.33%) COM
11 5 (0.33%) Hibernate
12 4 (0.26%) Spring
12 4 (0.26%) HTML5
12 4 (0.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 227 (14.96%) Management Information System
2 186 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (8.57%) Clustering
4 92 (6.06%) Replication
5 82 (5.41%) Blackberry
6 54 (3.56%) Computer Science
7 44 (2.90%) FMCG
8 38 (2.50%) FlexPod
9 29 (1.91%) Data Protection Act
10 25 (1.65%) Cryptography
11 18 (1.19%) PKI
11 18 (1.19%) Statistics
12 17 (1.12%) Private Cloud
13 15 (0.99%) Client/Server
13 15 (0.99%) Hedge funds
14 14 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.92%) NHS
15 13 (0.86%) CMDB
16 12 (0.79%) Handset
17 10 (0.66%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 508 (33.49%) Windows
2 194 (12.79%) Linux
3 145 (9.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 124 (8.17%) UNIX
5 106 (6.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 102 (6.72%) Windows 7
7 98 (6.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 56 (3.69%) Solaris
9 48 (3.16%) Windows XP
10 43 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 38 (2.50%) HPUX
12 37 (2.44%) AIX
13 35 (2.31%) Windows Vista
14 32 (2.11%) SUSE
15 30 (1.98%) zOS
15 30 (1.98%) OS/400
16 15 (0.99%) Windows 8
17 14 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
18 13 (0.86%) Android
19 11 (0.73%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 668 (44.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 497 (32.76%) ITIL
3 320 (21.09%) Information Security
4 271 (17.86%) Business Continuity Planning
5 252 (16.61%) BCP
6 222 (14.63%) Service Delivery
7 202 (13.32%) Risk Management
8 200 (13.18%) Service Management
9 190 (12.52%) Project Management
10 137 (9.03%) Business Continuity Management
11 128 (8.44%) Security Management
12 116 (7.65%) Change Management
13 111 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 109 (7.19%) Coaching
15 103 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
16 91 (6.00%) Incident Management
17 90 (5.93%) Load Balancing
18 89 (5.87%) Stakeholder Management
19 88 (5.80%) Infrastructure Management
20 79 (5.21%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 227 (14.96%) SQL
2 50 (3.30%) C
3 49 (3.23%) Java
4 44 (2.90%) PowerShell
5 32 (2.11%) T-SQL
6 27 (1.78%) JavaScript
7 23 (1.52%) C#
8 22 (1.45%) Shell Script
9 19 (1.25%) Perl
10 18 (1.19%) Python
11 16 (1.05%) PL/SQL
12 11 (0.73%) PHP
12 11 (0.73%) VBScript
13 8 (0.53%) VBA
14 7 (0.46%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.33%) APL
16 4 (0.26%) Pig Latin
17 3 (0.20%) VB
18 1 (0.066%) Korn
18 1 (0.066%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 259 (17.07%) Degree
2 183 (12.06%) CISSP
3 178 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 154 (10.15%) Cisco Certification
5 134 (8.83%) MCSE
6 118 (7.78%) CCNA
6 118 (7.78%) CISM
7 95 (6.26%) Security Cleared
8 78 (5.14%) CCNP
9 77 (5.08%) CISA
10 66 (4.35%) MCP
10 66 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 47 (3.10%) SC Cleared
12 46 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
13 36 (2.37%) CCA
14 34 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
15 30 (1.98%) CCDP
16 28 (1.85%) MCSA
16 28 (1.85%) JNCIA
17 23 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 255 (16.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 139 (9.16%) SLA
3 100 (6.59%) PCI DSS
4 48 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 43 (2.83%) COBIT
6 29 (1.91%) QA
7 27 (1.78%) ISO 9001
8 21 (1.38%) BS25999
9 9 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 9 (0.59%) BS7799
10 6 (0.40%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.13%) EMIR
12 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.13%) COSO
12 2 (0.13%) MiFID
12 2 (0.13%) Basel II
13 1 (0.066%) Solvency II
System Software
1 402 (26.50%) Active Directory
2 280 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 138 (9.10%) Hyper-V
4 86 (5.67%) XenApp
5 74 (4.88%) vSphere
6 42 (2.77%) Terminal Services
7 38 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 34 (2.24%) XenDesktop
9 30 (1.98%) KVM
9 30 (1.98%) VMware ESX
10 24 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 21 (1.38%) vCloud
12 16 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
12 16 (1.05%) Terminal Server
13 12 (0.79%) MetaFrame
13 12 (0.79%) XenServer
14 11 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (0.59%) VMware Server
16 8 (0.53%) NFS
16 8 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (2.83%) SCCM
2 32 (2.11%) SCOM
2 32 (2.11%) Tivoli
3 26 (1.71%) WSUS
4 18 (1.19%) Backup Exec
5 17 (1.12%) Hyperic
6 12 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
6 12 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (0.73%) ARCserve
7 11 (0.73%) Puppet
7 11 (0.73%) SCSM
8 8 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
8 8 (0.53%) Cisco UCCE
9 7 (0.46%) Data Guard
9 7 (0.46%) AirWatch
10 6 (0.40%) DatAdvantage
10 6 (0.40%) Ansible
10 6 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 569 (37.51%) Microsoft
2 392 (25.84%) VMware
3 326 (21.49%) Cisco
4 211 (13.91%) Citrix
5 188 (12.39%) HP
6 154 (10.15%) Oracle
7 130 (8.57%) NetApp
8 127 (8.37%) Symantec
9 110 (7.25%) CheckPoint
10 107 (7.05%) Juniper
11 71 (4.68%) EMC
12 54 (3.56%) ServiceNow
13 52 (3.43%) Dell
14 50 (3.30%) Red Hat
15 46 (3.03%) IBM
16 41 (2.70%) SolarWinds
17 39 (2.57%) Brocade
18 35 (2.31%) BMC
18 35 (2.31%) CA
19 34 (2.24%) SAP
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