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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 353 344 325
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 761 760 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.75% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.92% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 563 588 667
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
87785 82919 84498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.14% 81.58% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71606 68904 71839
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 -45 305 £55,000 +1.85% 44
South East -40 114 £50,000 +12.35% 31
Yorkshire +5 99 £41,250 +17.85% 12
North West +23 78 £52,500 +36.36% 16
West Midlands +3 52 £50,000 +11.11% 15
East of England -32 40 £51,500 +28.75% 10
South West -15 37 £56,500 +31.85% 9
East Midlands +19 32 £28,500 -5.00% 5
North East -19 7 £40,000 -41.81%
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 613 (41.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 451 (30.58%) ITIL
3 407 (27.59%) Finance
4 380 (25.76%) Microsoft
5 373 (25.29%) Windows
6 342 (23.19%) VMware
7 298 (20.20%) Information Security
8 265 (17.97%) Business Continuity Planning
9 257 (17.42%) BCP
10 252 (17.08%) Firewall
11 251 (17.02%) Degree
12 248 (16.81%) SQL Server
13 246 (16.68%) VMware Infrastructure
14 239 (16.20%) Cisco
15 233 (15.80%) SAN
16 228 (15.46%) SQL
17 226 (15.32%) Linux
18 223 (15.12%) HP
19 220 (14.92%) Project Management
20 216 (14.64%) Risk Management
21 199 (13.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 190 (12.88%) Active Directory
23 164 (11.12%) Oracle
24 159 (10.78%) MS Excel
25 155 (10.51%) Management Information System
26 154 (10.44%) Citrix
27 148 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
28 147 (9.97%) UNIX
29 144 (9.76%) MS Exchange
30 135 (9.15%) Service Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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
1 144 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 88 (5.97%) SharePoint
3 65 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 52 (3.53%) IIS
5 33 (2.24%) WebLogic
6 31 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 31 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (1.83%) Apache
8 23 (1.56%) WebSphere
9 21 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (0.88%) Lync
12 13 (0.88%) OpenStack
13 12 (0.81%) SAS
14 11 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (0.68%) Tomcat
16 8 (0.54%) CMS
17 7 (0.47%) JBoss
18 6 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 159 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 100 (6.78%) MS Office
3 33 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.54%) MS Project
6 4 (0.27%) FastStats
6 4 (0.27%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) Revit
7 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.068%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (1.08%) Summit
2 11 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.41%) BASE24
5 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.14%) Epicor Vantage
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.068%) HFM
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.068%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.068%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.068%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.068%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.56%) Office 365
4 16 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.08%) SaaS
5 7 (0.47%) PaaS
6 6 (0.41%) IaaS
7 1 (0.068%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 252 (17.08%) Firewall
2 233 (15.80%) SAN
3 126 (8.54%) DNS
4 115 (7.80%) TCP/IP
5 113 (7.66%) WAN
6 102 (6.92%) LAN
7 73 (4.95%) Network Security
8 62 (4.20%) VPN
9 61 (4.14%) DHCP
10 60 (4.07%) Internet
11 41 (2.78%) OSPF
12 40 (2.71%) BGP
12 40 (2.71%) Cisco ASA
13 39 (2.64%) Wireless
14 36 (2.44%) MPLS
14 36 (2.44%) VoIP
15 35 (2.37%) Cisco Nexus
16 33 (2.24%) NAS
16 33 (2.24%) Intranet
17 30 (2.03%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 71 (4.81%) Oracle Database
3 56 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 48 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (2.51%) Relational Database
8 32 (2.17%) MySQL
8 32 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 31 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
11 27 (1.83%) DB2
12 24 (1.63%) RDBMS
13 17 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (1.15%) Oracle Exadata
14 14 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
15 13 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 12 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
17 11 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
17 11 (0.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (0.88%) Subversion
2 12 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (0.75%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (0.47%) JIRA
6 6 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.27%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.20%) Selenium
8 3 (0.20%) TestNG
8 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.14%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.14%) Maven
9 2 (0.14%) Ant
9 2 (0.14%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.14%) Hudson
9 2 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 407 (27.59%) Finance
2 96 (6.51%) Legal
3 90 (6.10%) Banking
4 82 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 57 (3.86%) Law
6 43 (2.92%) Retail
7 39 (2.64%) Investment Banking
8 32 (2.17%) Marketing
9 28 (1.90%) Back Office
10 24 (1.63%) Advertising
11 17 (1.15%) Front Office
12 9 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.54%) Welsh Language
14 7 (0.47%) Electronics
14 7 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.41%) Publishing
15 6 (0.41%) French Language
15 6 (0.41%) Local Government
16 5 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 216 (14.64%) Analyst
2 125 (8.47%) Architect
3 98 (6.64%) Consultant
3 98 (6.64%) Administrator
4 73 (4.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 69 (4.68%) Support Analyst
6 67 (4.54%) Infrastructure Manager
7 62 (4.20%) Service Manager
8 60 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
9 59 (4.00%) DBA
10 57 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
11 55 (3.73%) Security Officer
12 47 (3.19%) Business Manager
13 44 (2.98%) Security Manager
14 43 (2.92%) Security Analyst
15 41 (2.78%) Developer
16 39 (2.64%) Information Manager
17 37 (2.51%) Applications Support
17 37 (2.51%) Infrastructure Architect
18 33 (2.24%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (4.07%) Middleware
2 37 (2.51%) .NET
3 33 (2.24%) Web Services
4 30 (2.03%) HTML
5 26 (1.76%) CSS
6 22 (1.49%) ASP.NET
7 20 (1.36%) XML
8 17 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
9 14 (0.95%) J2EE
10 13 (0.88%) SOAP
10 13 (0.88%) jQuery
11 11 (0.75%) MDX
12 10 (0.68%) .NET Framework
13 9 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (0.54%) Hibernate
15 7 (0.47%) JMS
16 6 (0.41%) Spring
16 6 (0.41%) HTML5
17 5 (0.34%) CSS3
17 5 (0.34%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 155 (10.51%) Management Information System
2 148 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (5.63%) Replication
4 77 (5.22%) Clustering
5 54 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 37 (2.51%) Data Protection Act
7 30 (2.03%) Blackberry
8 21 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.36%) FlexPod
10 19 (1.29%) Hedge funds
11 18 (1.22%) Reference Data
11 18 (1.22%) Open Source
12 17 (1.15%) HP StorageWorks
12 17 (1.15%) PMI
12 17 (1.15%) CESG
12 17 (1.15%) Fixed Income
13 16 (1.08%) CLARiiON
14 13 (0.88%) Handset
14 13 (0.88%) Data Integration
14 13 (0.88%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 373 (25.29%) Windows
2 226 (15.32%) Linux
3 147 (9.97%) UNIX
4 129 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (5.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 71 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 68 (4.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (3.59%) Windows 7
9 50 (3.39%) HPUX
9 50 (3.39%) Solaris
10 22 (1.49%) SUSE
11 21 (1.42%) AIX
12 18 (1.22%) zOS
13 17 (1.15%) OS/400
14 14 (0.95%) Windows 8
15 13 (0.88%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.47%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.34%) Debian
17 5 (0.34%) CentOS
17 5 (0.34%) SVR4
Processes & Methodologies
1 613 (41.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 451 (30.58%) ITIL
3 298 (20.20%) Information Security
4 265 (17.97%) Business Continuity Planning
5 257 (17.42%) BCP
6 220 (14.92%) Project Management
7 216 (14.64%) Risk Management
8 135 (9.15%) Service Management
9 127 (8.61%) Service Delivery
10 115 (7.80%) Security Management
11 114 (7.73%) Change Management
12 111 (7.53%) Problem Management
13 106 (7.19%) PRINCE2
14 105 (7.12%) Business Continuity Management
15 100 (6.78%) Capacity Management
16 99 (6.71%) Performance Tuning
17 96 (6.51%) Data Protection
18 94 (6.37%) Change Control
19 92 (6.24%) Mentoring
20 81 (5.49%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 228 (15.46%) SQL
2 61 (4.14%) T-SQL
3 57 (3.86%) Shell Script
4 51 (3.46%) PowerShell
5 44 (2.98%) Java
6 38 (2.58%) C
7 37 (2.51%) Python
8 36 (2.44%) Perl
9 31 (2.10%) C#
10 22 (1.49%) PHP
10 22 (1.49%) JavaScript
11 13 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 12 (0.81%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.54%) VBScript
14 7 (0.47%) C++
15 6 (0.41%) Korn
16 5 (0.34%) Ruby
16 5 (0.34%) VB
17 3 (0.20%) VBA
17 3 (0.20%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 251 (17.02%) Degree
2 109 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 108 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
4 84 (5.69%) CISSP
5 70 (4.75%) MCSE
6 65 (4.41%) Security Cleared
7 61 (4.14%) CCNA
8 59 (4.00%) CISM
9 55 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
10 46 (3.12%) SC Cleared
11 45 (3.05%) CISA
12 39 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 36 (2.44%) CCNP
14 35 (2.37%) MCSA
15 34 (2.31%) HND
16 32 (2.17%) ISEB
17 31 (2.10%) MCITP
18 25 (1.69%) PMI Certification
19 20 (1.36%) HNC
20 19 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (13.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 133 (9.02%) SLA
3 85 (5.76%) PCI DSS
4 36 (2.44%) ISO 9001
5 30 (2.03%) COBIT
6 29 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 25 (1.69%) QA
8 21 (1.42%) BS25999
9 12 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 9 (0.61%) COSO
11 7 (0.47%) BS7799
12 6 (0.41%) GCP
13 5 (0.34%) CESG Infosec
14 4 (0.27%) GMP
14 4 (0.27%) GLP
14 4 (0.27%) ISO 9000
15 3 (0.20%) HL7
16 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
16 2 (0.14%) GPG13
17 1 (0.068%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 246 (16.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 190 (12.88%) Active Directory
3 93 (6.31%) XenApp
4 72 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 66 (4.47%) vSphere
6 27 (1.83%) VMware ESX
6 27 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (1.69%) vCloud
8 18 (1.22%) MetaFrame
8 18 (1.22%) Xen
9 17 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
9 17 (1.15%) KVM
10 16 (1.08%) XenDesktop
11 12 (0.81%) UAG
11 12 (0.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 12 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (0.75%) Veritas File System
13 8 (0.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (0.47%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 28 (1.90%) HP SIM
2 25 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
3 23 (1.56%) SCCM
4 21 (1.42%) Data Guard
5 20 (1.36%) Tivoli
6 19 (1.29%) Backup Exec
6 19 (1.29%) WSUS
7 17 (1.15%) SCOM
7 17 (1.15%) NetBackup
8 13 (0.88%) Nagios
8 13 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
9 10 (0.68%) Puppet
10 9 (0.61%) Nessus
10 9 (0.61%) Ansible
11 8 (0.54%) XenMobile
12 7 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
12 7 (0.47%) Foglight
12 7 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
13 6 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 380 (25.76%) Microsoft
2 342 (23.19%) VMware
3 239 (16.20%) Cisco
4 223 (15.12%) HP
5 164 (11.12%) Oracle
6 154 (10.44%) Citrix
7 91 (6.17%) NetApp
8 88 (5.97%) EMC
9 80 (5.42%) CheckPoint
10 72 (4.88%) Red Hat
11 55 (3.73%) IBM
11 55 (3.73%) Symantec
12 39 (2.64%) SolarWinds
13 38 (2.58%) Dell
13 38 (2.58%) Juniper
14 30 (2.03%) McAfee
15 27 (1.83%) BMC
16 25 (1.69%) Avaya
17 24 (1.63%) CA
17 24 (1.63%) Kaseya
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Excellent + 20% bonus + bens
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Banking Benefits + Bonus
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