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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 368 419 329
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -90
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 737 663 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.61% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.74% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 564 491 653
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,143 £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
88161 90095 81343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.06% 82.88% 81.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73560 72570 67236
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 +13 258 £57,500 +4.54% 24
South East +50 172 £50,000 -4.76% 18
Yorkshire -2 82 £40,000 -15.78% 9
South West +22 67 £44,261 -11.47% 3
North West +4 53 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East of England -1 51 £50,000 +5.26% 5
West Midlands -5 31 £45,000 +2.27% 4
East Midlands +4 20 £21,000 -48.78% 1
Midlands -7 4 £95,000 -
North East -10 4 £50,000 +35.13%
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 606 (40.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 503 (33.62%) ITIL
3 495 (33.09%) Windows
4 415 (27.74%) Microsoft
5 371 (24.80%) Finance
6 350 (23.40%) Information Security
7 348 (23.26%) VMware
8 311 (20.79%) Business Continuity Planning
9 296 (19.79%) Active Directory
10 293 (19.59%) SQL Server
11 285 (19.05%) BCP
12 269 (17.98%) Linux
13 263 (17.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 261 (17.45%) VMware Infrastructure
15 258 (17.25%) SAN
16 250 (16.71%) Cisco
17 237 (15.84%) SQL
18 227 (15.17%) Project Management
19 224 (14.97%) Management Information System
20 220 (14.71%) Degree
21 217 (14.51%) Oracle
22 215 (14.37%) Firewall
23 214 (14.30%) Service Management
24 209 (13.97%) MS Excel
25 196 (13.10%) Service Delivery
26 188 (12.57%) HP
27 184 (12.30%) UNIX
28 183 (12.23%) Data Centre
29 178 (11.90%) Risk Management
30 171 (11.43%) CISSP

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 134 (8.96%) MS Exchange
2 75 (5.01%) IIS
3 64 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 61 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 59 (3.94%) Lync
6 33 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 31 (2.07%) WebLogic
7 31 (2.07%) WebSphere
8 25 (1.67%) Apache
9 23 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 19 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (1.07%) SAS
12 12 (0.80%) NetWeaver
13 9 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (0.40%) MQSeries
15 4 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
16 3 (0.20%) Tomcat
16 3 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
17 2 (0.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 2 (0.13%) WorkSite
Applications
1 209 (13.97%) MS Excel
2 100 (6.68%) MS Office
3 34 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (1.74%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.87%) MS Project
6 2 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.067%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.53%) SAP FI
2 8 (0.53%) SAP MM
3 7 (0.47%) Summit
4 6 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.13%) Epicor Vantage
8 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.13%) RMDS
8 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.067%) Bankmaster
9 1 (0.067%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.067%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.067%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.067%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.01%) Office 365
3 24 (1.60%) IBM PureFlex
4 21 (1.40%) SaaS
5 18 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
7 5 (0.33%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.20%) IaaS
10 2 (0.13%) PaaS
10 2 (0.13%) Yammer
11 1 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.067%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.067%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 258 (17.25%) SAN
2 215 (14.37%) Firewall
3 153 (10.23%) WAN
4 150 (10.03%) LAN
5 146 (9.76%) DNS
6 106 (7.09%) DHCP
7 101 (6.75%) VPN
8 91 (6.08%) TCP/IP
9 76 (5.08%) Internet
10 71 (4.75%) Network Security
11 68 (4.55%) VoIP
12 49 (3.28%) NAS
13 48 (3.21%) VLAN
14 40 (2.67%) Wireless
15 35 (2.34%) SSL
16 34 (2.27%) MPLS
16 34 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
17 31 (2.07%) iSCSI
17 31 (2.07%) BGP
18 29 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 71 (4.75%) Oracle Database
3 63 (4.21%) MySQL
4 56 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (3.68%) Relational Database
6 53 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 44 (2.94%) RDBMS
8 39 (2.61%) DB2
9 36 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 34 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 26 (1.74%) Big Data
13 24 (1.60%) Oracle Exadata
13 24 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
14 23 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 22 (1.47%) Riak
15 22 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
15 22 (1.47%) NoSQL
16 20 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
16 20 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (1.80%) Jenkins
2 22 (1.47%) Maven
2 22 (1.47%) Ant
3 10 (0.67%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.47%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (0.27%) Subversion
6 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.20%) JIRA
8 2 (0.13%) Toad
8 2 (0.13%) MSI
9 1 (0.067%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.067%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.067%) PVCS
9 1 (0.067%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.067%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.067%) GCC
General
1 371 (24.80%) Finance
2 93 (6.22%) Retail
3 83 (5.55%) Legal
4 75 (5.01%) Banking
5 52 (3.48%) Front Office
6 50 (3.34%) Financial Institution
7 49 (3.28%) Telecoms
8 42 (2.81%) Law
9 23 (1.54%) Investment Banking
10 20 (1.34%) Back Office
11 19 (1.27%) Manufacturing
12 15 (1.00%) Marketing
13 14 (0.94%) Welsh Language
13 14 (0.94%) Advertising
14 10 (0.67%) Military
15 8 (0.53%) Automotive
15 8 (0.53%) Japanese Language
16 6 (0.40%) German Language
16 6 (0.40%) General Ledger
17 5 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 251 (16.78%) Analyst
2 141 (9.43%) Architect
3 110 (7.35%) Consultant
4 94 (6.28%) Service Manager
5 86 (5.75%) Security Manager
6 70 (4.68%) Security Analyst
6 70 (4.68%) Infrastructure Architect
7 68 (4.55%) Administrator
8 58 (3.88%) Security Consultant
9 55 (3.68%) Information Manager
9 55 (3.68%) Information Security Manager
10 54 (3.61%) Applications Support
11 53 (3.54%) Support Analyst
12 50 (3.34%) Infrastructure Manager
12 50 (3.34%) Team Leader
13 44 (2.94%) Business Manager
14 42 (2.81%) Support Engineer
14 42 (2.81%) Developer
15 40 (2.67%) DBA
15 40 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (4.88%) Middleware
2 57 (3.81%) .NET
3 53 (3.54%) Web Services
4 25 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 24 (1.60%) XML
5 24 (1.60%) HTML
5 24 (1.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 22 (1.47%) FIX Protocol
7 21 (1.40%) ASP.NET
7 21 (1.40%) RESTful
8 15 (1.00%) Rendezvous
9 12 (0.80%) J2EE
10 8 (0.53%) SOAP
11 7 (0.47%) CSS
11 7 (0.47%) SAP Basis
12 5 (0.33%) MDX
12 5 (0.33%) XSLT
13 3 (0.20%) WSDL
13 3 (0.20%) JSON
13 3 (0.20%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 224 (14.97%) Management Information System
2 183 (12.23%) Data Centre
3 156 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
4 122 (8.16%) Clustering
5 96 (6.42%) Replication
6 76 (5.08%) Computer Science
7 44 (2.94%) Blackberry
8 33 (2.21%) Equities
9 29 (1.94%) Client/Server
10 27 (1.80%) FlexPod
11 23 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
12 22 (1.47%) PKI
12 22 (1.47%) CMDB
13 20 (1.34%) FMCG
14 18 (1.20%) Cryptography
15 17 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 15 (1.00%) EMC VNX
17 13 (0.87%) Freedom of Information
17 13 (0.87%) Mathematics
18 12 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 495 (33.09%) Windows
2 269 (17.98%) Linux
3 184 (12.30%) UNIX
4 109 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (4.95%) Windows 7
6 68 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 65 (4.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 52 (3.48%) Solaris
9 37 (2.47%) AIX
10 34 (2.27%) HPUX
11 32 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (1.94%) SUSE
13 26 (1.74%) Windows XP
14 24 (1.60%) OS/400
14 24 (1.60%) zOS
15 20 (1.34%) Windows 8
16 13 (0.87%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
18 9 (0.60%) Android
18 9 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 606 (40.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 503 (33.62%) ITIL
3 350 (23.40%) Information Security
4 311 (20.79%) Business Continuity Planning
5 285 (19.05%) BCP
6 227 (15.17%) Project Management
7 214 (14.30%) Service Management
8 196 (13.10%) Service Delivery
9 178 (11.90%) Risk Management
10 163 (10.90%) Security Management
11 153 (10.23%) Change Management
12 119 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
13 117 (7.82%) Mentoring
14 110 (7.35%) Load Balancing
15 101 (6.75%) Information Security Management
16 100 (6.68%) Incident Management
17 95 (6.35%) Coaching
18 94 (6.28%) Continuous Improvement
19 91 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
20 90 (6.02%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 237 (15.84%) SQL
2 70 (4.68%) C
3 55 (3.68%) PowerShell
4 45 (3.01%) T-SQL
5 43 (2.87%) Java
6 35 (2.34%) Perl
7 27 (1.80%) C#
8 26 (1.74%) Shell Script
9 21 (1.40%) JavaScript
9 21 (1.40%) Python
10 8 (0.53%) VBScript
11 7 (0.47%) PL/SQL
11 7 (0.47%) VBA
12 5 (0.33%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.27%) ABAP
13 4 (0.27%) C++
14 3 (0.20%) VB
15 2 (0.13%) PHP
15 2 (0.13%) X++
15 2 (0.13%) R
Qualifications
1 220 (14.71%) Degree
2 171 (11.43%) CISSP
3 137 (9.16%) Security Cleared
4 115 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 111 (7.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 102 (6.82%) CISA
7 98 (6.55%) CISM
8 80 (5.35%) MCSE
9 68 (4.55%) CCNA
10 65 (4.34%) CCNP
11 56 (3.74%) SC Cleared
12 42 (2.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 37 (2.47%) CCDP
14 31 (2.07%) SSCP
15 28 (1.87%) DV Cleared
16 26 (1.74%) HND
17 25 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 23 (1.54%) MCP
19 21 (1.40%) HNC
19 21 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (17.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 151 (10.09%) PCI DSS
3 142 (9.49%) SLA
4 37 (2.47%) COBIT
5 35 (2.34%) QA
6 33 (2.21%) ISO 9001
7 28 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 20 (1.34%) BS25999
9 9 (0.60%) BS7799
10 8 (0.53%) ISO 14001
11 7 (0.47%) COSO
12 4 (0.27%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
14 2 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
14 2 (0.13%) ISO 14000
14 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.067%) EFQM
15 1 (0.067%) Basel II
System Software
1 296 (19.79%) Active Directory
2 261 (17.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (4.95%) Hyper-V
4 55 (3.68%) VMware ESX
4 55 (3.68%) vSphere
5 42 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (2.14%) XenApp
7 25 (1.67%) KVM
8 21 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (1.14%) Firmware
9 17 (1.14%) Terminal Server
9 17 (1.14%) XenDesktop
10 16 (1.07%) Terminal Services
11 15 (1.00%) Samba
12 10 (0.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 7 (0.47%) vCloud
14 6 (0.40%) iptables
14 6 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 43 (2.87%) Hyperic
2 35 (2.34%) SCCM
3 25 (1.67%) Tivoli
3 25 (1.67%) WSUS
4 16 (1.07%) ITRS Geneos
5 15 (1.00%) SCOM
6 13 (0.87%) Backup Exec
7 11 (0.74%) Puppet
7 11 (0.74%) FortiGate
8 10 (0.67%) ARCserve
9 9 (0.60%) SCSM
9 9 (0.60%) Icinga
10 8 (0.53%) Check_MK
10 8 (0.53%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.47%) Nessus
11 7 (0.47%) Control-M
11 7 (0.47%) Nagios
12 6 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (0.27%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 415 (27.74%) Microsoft
2 348 (23.26%) VMware
3 250 (16.71%) Cisco
4 217 (14.51%) Oracle
5 188 (12.57%) HP
6 162 (10.83%) Citrix
7 116 (7.75%) NetApp
8 98 (6.55%) Symantec
9 84 (5.61%) EMC
10 67 (4.48%) Juniper
11 59 (3.94%) CheckPoint
12 58 (3.88%) SolarWinds
13 51 (3.41%) SAP
14 45 (3.01%) IBM
15 37 (2.47%) Avaya
15 37 (2.47%) Red Hat
16 36 (2.41%) Dell
17 30 (2.01%) CA
18 26 (1.74%) BMC
18 26 (1.74%) Brocade
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Salary: £0.00 per day + Neg
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
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Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Neg + benefits Packagr
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 65,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Send
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rubicon Consulting
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
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