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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 342 338 331
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 798 796 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.78% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.95% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 630 562 705
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,398
10% offered a salary of more than £70,400 £77,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +17.64%
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
86422 83683 86901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.28% 81.85% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71808 67811 74641
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 -27 312 £55,000 +4.76% 39
South East -59 111 £47,500 -17.39% 20
Yorkshire +19 105 £40,000 +3.89% 7
North West +40 89 £47,500 - 11
West Midlands +16 61 £42,500 -8.10% 7
East of England +7 57 £46,250 -7.50% 12
South West -7 33 £50,000 +7.70% 1
East Midlands +20 23 £27,250 -42.63% 2
Midlands - 5 £35,000 -
North East -12 1 £45,000 +4.65%
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 638 (43.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 486 (33.40%) Microsoft
3 466 (32.03%) ITIL
4 413 (28.38%) Finance
5 392 (26.94%) Windows
6 388 (26.67%) VMware
7 293 (20.14%) Information Security
8 282 (19.38%) Business Continuity Planning
9 277 (19.04%) Degree
10 275 (18.90%) BCP
11 262 (18.01%) Cisco
12 261 (17.94%) SQL Server
13 247 (16.98%) Firewall
13 247 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
14 245 (16.84%) Active Directory
14 245 (16.84%) SAN
15 223 (15.33%) SQL
16 218 (14.98%) HP
16 218 (14.98%) MS Excel
17 215 (14.78%) Risk Management
18 211 (14.50%) Linux
19 206 (14.16%) Project Management
20 200 (13.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 182 (12.51%) Citrix
22 171 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
22 171 (11.75%) Management Information System
23 161 (11.07%) SLA
24 152 (10.45%) Oracle
25 150 (10.31%) DNS
25 150 (10.31%) MS Exchange

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 150 (10.31%) MS Exchange
2 75 (5.15%) SharePoint
3 63 (4.33%) IIS
4 59 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (2.75%) WebLogic
6 36 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 32 (2.20%) WebSphere
8 28 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 27 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
10 25 (1.72%) Apache
11 21 (1.44%) Lync
12 20 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (0.96%) SAS
14 12 (0.82%) Tomcat
15 10 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.62%) OpenStack
16 9 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
17 8 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
18 7 (0.48%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 218 (14.98%) MS Excel
2 107 (7.35%) MS Office
3 51 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.03%) MS Project
6 4 (0.27%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.21%) Revit
8 2 (0.14%) FastStats
8 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.14%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (0.48%) Changepoint
1 7 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.41%) BASE24
2 6 (0.41%) Summit
3 4 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.21%) Epicor Vantage
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.21%) Agresso
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.069%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.069%) SAP xMII
6 1 (0.069%) Line 50
6 1 (0.069%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.13%) Office 365
2 27 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (1.10%) SaaS
6 5 (0.34%) PaaS
7 4 (0.27%) IaaS
8 1 (0.069%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 247 (16.98%) Firewall
2 245 (16.84%) SAN
3 150 (10.31%) DNS
4 144 (9.90%) WAN
5 135 (9.28%) LAN
6 131 (9.00%) TCP/IP
7 91 (6.25%) Network Security
8 81 (5.57%) DHCP
9 64 (4.40%) VPN
9 64 (4.40%) Internet
10 61 (4.19%) Cisco ASA
11 53 (3.64%) Wireless
12 48 (3.30%) OSPF
12 48 (3.30%) BGP
13 44 (3.02%) VoIP
14 42 (2.89%) Cisco Nexus
15 41 (2.82%) SSL
16 39 (2.68%) MPLS
17 32 (2.20%) EIGRP
18 31 (2.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (17.94%) SQL Server
2 77 (5.29%) Oracle Database
3 48 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
5 41 (2.82%) Relational Database
6 38 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 32 (2.20%) DB2
10 31 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (1.86%) Oracle Exadata
12 25 (1.72%) MySQL
13 23 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (0.96%) Hadoop
17 13 (0.89%) QlikView
18 12 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
18 12 (0.82%) Big Data
19 11 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (1.10%) Subversion
2 11 (0.76%) Git (software)
2 11 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.27%) TeamCity
3 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.21%) CruiseControl
4 3 (0.21%) Ant
4 3 (0.21%) Maven
5 2 (0.14%) JIRA
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.14%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.14%) Hudson
5 2 (0.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.069%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.069%) PVCS
6 1 (0.069%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.069%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.069%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.069%) Selenium
General
1 413 (28.38%) Finance
2 101 (6.94%) Banking
3 94 (6.46%) Telecoms
4 72 (4.95%) Legal
5 52 (3.57%) Law
6 49 (3.37%) Retail
7 42 (2.89%) Marketing
8 33 (2.27%) Back Office
9 24 (1.65%) Advertising
9 24 (1.65%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.44%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.17%) Front Office
12 15 (1.03%) Electronics
13 12 (0.82%) Publishing
14 11 (0.76%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.55%) Welsh Language
16 5 (0.34%) French Language
16 5 (0.34%) German Language
16 5 (0.34%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 239 (16.43%) Analyst
2 122 (8.38%) Architect
3 99 (6.80%) Consultant
4 95 (6.53%) Administrator
5 76 (5.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 66 (4.54%) Service Manager
6 66 (4.54%) Systems Administrator
7 63 (4.33%) Support Analyst
8 60 (4.12%) Security Analyst
9 57 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
9 57 (3.92%) Security Manager
10 55 (3.78%) Infrastructure Manager
11 53 (3.64%) Security Officer
12 52 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
12 52 (3.57%) Business Manager
13 45 (3.09%) Information Manager
14 41 (2.82%) Information Security Manager
15 39 (2.68%) Network Engineer
16 38 (2.61%) DBA
17 35 (2.41%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (4.26%) Middleware
2 45 (3.09%) .NET
3 32 (2.20%) Web Services
4 27 (1.86%) CSS
4 27 (1.86%) HTML
4 27 (1.86%) WebSphere MQ
5 22 (1.51%) ASP.NET
6 15 (1.03%) J2EE
7 14 (0.96%) XML
8 12 (0.82%) SOAP
8 12 (0.82%) .NET Framework
9 11 (0.76%) MDX
9 11 (0.76%) jQuery
10 10 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (0.55%) HTML5
12 7 (0.48%) CSS3
12 7 (0.48%) Hibernate
12 7 (0.48%) JMS
12 7 (0.48%) JSP
13 5 (0.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 171 (11.75%) Management Information System
1 171 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (6.12%) Clustering
3 83 (5.70%) Replication
4 52 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 32 (2.20%) Blackberry
6 31 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
6 31 (2.13%) FlexPod
7 22 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (1.44%) Hedge funds
9 18 (1.24%) Fixed Income
10 17 (1.17%) CESG
10 17 (1.17%) Client/Server
11 14 (0.96%) RMADS
12 13 (0.89%) FMCG
13 12 (0.82%) Reference Data
13 12 (0.82%) Open Source
13 12 (0.82%) Handset
13 12 (0.82%) PKI
14 11 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 392 (26.94%) Windows
2 211 (14.50%) Linux
3 139 (9.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 129 (8.87%) UNIX
5 95 (6.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 73 (5.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 69 (4.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 57 (3.92%) Windows 7
9 55 (3.78%) Solaris
10 52 (3.57%) HPUX
11 32 (2.20%) AIX
11 32 (2.20%) SUSE
12 28 (1.92%) zOS
13 27 (1.86%) OS/400
14 15 (1.03%) Windows 8
15 12 (0.82%) Windows XP
16 11 (0.76%) CentOS
17 7 (0.48%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 638 (43.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 466 (32.03%) ITIL
3 293 (20.14%) Information Security
4 282 (19.38%) Business Continuity Planning
5 275 (18.90%) BCP
6 215 (14.78%) Risk Management
7 206 (14.16%) Project Management
8 138 (9.48%) Service Delivery
9 128 (8.80%) Security Management
10 119 (8.18%) Service Management
11 116 (7.97%) Change Management
12 112 (7.70%) PRINCE2
13 101 (6.94%) Coaching
14 99 (6.80%) Change Control
15 97 (6.67%) Problem Management
16 94 (6.46%) Performance Tuning
17 91 (6.25%) Capacity Management
18 86 (5.91%) Data Protection
19 83 (5.70%) Mentoring
20 76 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 223 (15.33%) SQL
2 50 (3.44%) Java
3 45 (3.09%) Shell Script
4 44 (3.02%) C
5 39 (2.68%) T-SQL
5 39 (2.68%) PowerShell
6 36 (2.47%) Python
7 30 (2.06%) C#
8 25 (1.72%) Perl
9 23 (1.58%) JavaScript
10 19 (1.31%) PHP
11 11 (0.76%) Bash Shell
12 10 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 10 (0.69%) VBScript
13 6 (0.41%) Korn
14 5 (0.34%) C++
15 4 (0.27%) VB
15 4 (0.27%) Pig Latin
16 3 (0.21%) R
16 3 (0.21%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 277 (19.04%) Degree
2 118 (8.11%) CISSP
3 116 (7.97%) Cisco Certification
4 114 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 75 (5.15%) CISM
5 75 (5.15%) Security Cleared
6 72 (4.95%) CCNA
7 71 (4.88%) MCSE
8 56 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
9 54 (3.71%) CCNP
10 52 (3.57%) CISA
11 46 (3.16%) SC Cleared
12 45 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 42 (2.89%) MCSA
14 29 (1.99%) HND
15 26 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 25 (1.72%) MCITP
17 21 (1.44%) CRISC
18 19 (1.31%) Citrix Certification
19 18 (1.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (13.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 161 (11.07%) SLA
3 86 (5.91%) PCI DSS
4 41 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 33 (2.27%) COBIT
6 23 (1.58%) ISO 9001
6 23 (1.58%) BS25999
7 18 (1.24%) QA
8 10 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 9 (0.62%) COSO
10 4 (0.27%) CESG Infosec
10 4 (0.27%) BS7799
11 3 (0.21%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.21%) GCP
11 3 (0.21%) HL7
12 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.069%) TickIT
13 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 12207
13 1 (0.069%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 247 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 245 (16.84%) Active Directory
3 103 (7.08%) XenApp
4 88 (6.05%) Hyper-V
5 70 (4.81%) vSphere
6 27 (1.86%) KVM
7 25 (1.72%) XenDesktop
7 25 (1.72%) MetaFrame
8 23 (1.58%) VMware ESX
8 23 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (1.37%) vCloud
10 15 (1.03%) Terminal Services
11 11 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
12 10 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 10 (0.69%) VMware Server
13 9 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (0.55%) Samba
15 7 (0.48%) Firmware
15 7 (0.48%) Nmap
15 7 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (2.20%) SCCM
2 28 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
2 28 (1.92%) Tivoli
3 24 (1.65%) HP SIM
4 23 (1.58%) WSUS
5 20 (1.37%) SCOM
6 19 (1.31%) Backup Exec
7 16 (1.10%) Data Guard
8 13 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
9 12 (0.82%) Puppet
10 10 (0.69%) FortiGate
10 10 (0.69%) Ansible
11 9 (0.62%) XenMobile
11 9 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (0.55%) Foglight
12 8 (0.55%) NetBackup
13 7 (0.48%) Cacti
14 6 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
14 6 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 5 (0.34%) OpenView
Vendors
1 486 (33.40%) Microsoft
2 388 (26.67%) VMware
3 262 (18.01%) Cisco
4 218 (14.98%) HP
5 182 (12.51%) Citrix
6 152 (10.45%) Oracle
7 113 (7.77%) NetApp
8 108 (7.42%) CheckPoint
9 87 (5.98%) EMC
10 74 (5.09%) Symantec
11 72 (4.95%) Red Hat
12 68 (4.67%) Juniper
13 58 (3.99%) IBM
14 45 (3.09%) Dell
15 38 (2.61%) SAP
16 34 (2.34%) SolarWinds
17 33 (2.27%) CA
18 29 (1.99%) BMC
19 28 (1.92%) Brocade
20 24 (1.65%) Kaseya
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