The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 382 312 314
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +2
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 714 834 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.82% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.04% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 539 679 756
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88420 80219 86231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.74% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 71927 66287 74078
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Business Continuity
UK

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 July 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 July 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 -90 290 £57,500 +10.57% 26
South East -72 127 £50,000 +25.00% 13
Yorkshire +34 96 £46,000 +2.22% 11
East of England -16 60 £47,500 +11.76% 6
North West -30 46 £38,000 -24.00% 9
West Midlands +17 40 £39,500 -12.22% 12
South West -29 25 £50,000 -1.96% 6
East Midlands -4 20 £40,000 +14.28% 4
North East -2 10 £32,250 +11.20% 4
Midlands +10 1 - - 1
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 684 (45.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 458 (30.39%) Finance
3 419 (27.80%) Windows
4 355 (23.56%) ITIL
5 351 (23.29%) Microsoft
6 313 (20.77%) Business Continuity Planning
7 310 (20.57%) VMware
8 308 (20.44%) Information Security
9 282 (18.71%) BCP
10 271 (17.98%) Linux
11 266 (17.65%) SAN
12 258 (17.12%) Firewall
13 246 (16.32%) SQL
14 241 (15.99%) VMware Infrastructure
15 229 (15.20%) Risk Management
16 226 (15.00%) Project Management
17 218 (14.47%) SQL Server
18 211 (14.00%) Cisco
19 193 (12.81%) Active Directory
20 181 (12.01%) Degree
21 180 (11.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 168 (11.15%) Service Management
22 168 (11.15%) Management Information System
23 166 (11.02%) HP
24 161 (10.68%) DNS
25 160 (10.62%) Oracle
26 156 (10.35%) Service Delivery
27 154 (10.22%) MS Excel
28 150 (9.95%) Citrix
29 141 (9.36%) MS Exchange

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 141 (9.36%) MS Exchange
2 85 (5.64%) SharePoint
3 82 (5.44%) IIS
4 74 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 32 (2.12%) Apache
7 26 (1.73%) Lync
8 20 (1.33%) WebSphere
9 18 (1.19%) WebLogic
10 15 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 14 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 14 (0.93%) Tomcat
11 14 (0.93%) CMS
12 13 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (0.86%) OpenStack
13 12 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (0.66%) SAS
16 9 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
16 9 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 154 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 73 (4.84%) MS Office
3 20 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.73%) MS Project
5 7 (0.46%) FastStats
6 6 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.066%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 25 (1.66%) Summit
2 20 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.27%) BASE24
7 3 (0.20%) Exchequer
7 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.20%) Epicor Vantage
8 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.066%) Global One
9 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.066%) HFM
9 1 (0.066%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.066%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.066%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.99%) SaaS
2 25 (1.66%) Office 365
3 20 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.73%) IaaS
6 10 (0.66%) PaaS
7 7 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.33%) Joyent
9 1 (0.066%) Heroku
9 1 (0.066%) Trello
9 1 (0.066%) GitHub
9 1 (0.066%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 266 (17.65%) SAN
2 258 (17.12%) Firewall
3 161 (10.68%) DNS
4 108 (7.17%) WAN
5 105 (6.97%) TCP/IP
6 103 (6.83%) LAN
7 88 (5.84%) Internet
8 68 (4.51%) DHCP
9 67 (4.45%) VPN
10 59 (3.92%) Network Security
10 59 (3.92%) Wireless
11 45 (2.99%) NAS
12 40 (2.65%) Intranet
13 35 (2.32%) OSPF
14 33 (2.19%) MPLS
15 31 (2.06%) VoIP
16 29 (1.92%) EIGRP
17 26 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (1.66%) LDAP
18 25 (1.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 72 (4.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (3.72%) Oracle Database
5 43 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (2.52%) MySQL
7 34 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 33 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 33 (2.19%) Relational Database
9 28 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 20 (1.33%) DB2
11 20 (1.33%) RDBMS
11 20 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
13 14 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (0.86%) NoSQL
14 13 (0.86%) Riak
15 11 (0.73%) DTS
Development Applications
1 16 (1.06%) Visual Studio
2 15 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (0.86%) Subversion
3 13 (0.86%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.80%) JIRA
5 10 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (0.53%) CruiseControl
7 7 (0.46%) NUnit
7 7 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.20%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.13%) Hudson
10 2 (0.13%) TestNG
10 2 (0.13%) Selenium
11 1 (0.066%) WebLogic Workshop
11 1 (0.066%) FogBugz
11 1 (0.066%) PhoneGap
General
1 458 (30.39%) Finance
2 103 (6.83%) Legal
3 97 (6.44%) Banking
4 73 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 47 (3.12%) Investment Banking
6 42 (2.79%) Retail
7 39 (2.59%) Back Office
8 36 (2.39%) Law
8 36 (2.39%) Marketing
9 23 (1.53%) Advertising
10 19 (1.26%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.60%) Local Government
12 7 (0.46%) Front Office
13 6 (0.40%) Games
14 5 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.33%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.33%) French Language
15 4 (0.27%) German Language
15 4 (0.27%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 178 (11.81%) Analyst
2 151 (10.02%) Consultant
3 132 (8.76%) Architect
4 94 (6.24%) Administrator
5 86 (5.71%) DBA
6 71 (4.71%) Service Manager
7 58 (3.85%) Developer
8 56 (3.72%) SQL DBA
9 53 (3.52%) Infrastructure Manager
10 50 (3.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 50 (3.32%) Security Officer
11 49 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
12 42 (2.79%) Security Manager
13 41 (2.72%) Support Analyst
14 40 (2.65%) Systems Administrator
15 39 (2.59%) Support Engineer
16 38 (2.52%) Business Manager
17 37 (2.46%) SQL Server DBA
18 36 (2.39%) Systems Engineer
19 35 (2.32%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (4.05%) .NET
1 61 (4.05%) Middleware
2 45 (2.99%) Web Services
3 42 (2.79%) XML
4 29 (1.92%) HTML
4 29 (1.92%) CSS
5 26 (1.73%) ASP.NET
6 19 (1.26%) jQuery
7 18 (1.19%) SOAP
8 12 (0.80%) .NET Framework
8 12 (0.80%) COM
9 9 (0.60%) JMX
10 8 (0.53%) JSON
11 7 (0.46%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (0.46%) JMS
11 7 (0.46%) XHTML
12 6 (0.40%) REST
12 6 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (0.40%) Ajax
12 6 (0.40%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 168 (11.15%) Management Information System
2 122 (8.10%) Replication
3 76 (5.04%) Clustering
4 44 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 30 (1.99%) Data Protection Act
6 29 (1.92%) Statistics
7 27 (1.79%) Open Source
8 25 (1.66%) Blackberry
9 24 (1.59%) CLARiiON
10 23 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (1.26%) HP StorageWorks
12 18 (1.19%) Reference Data
12 18 (1.19%) PMI
13 16 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
14 14 (0.93%) EqualLogic
14 14 (0.93%) Hedge funds
14 14 (0.93%) CESG
15 12 (0.80%) Symmetrix DMX
15 12 (0.80%) Device Driver
15 12 (0.80%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 419 (27.80%) Windows
2 271 (17.98%) Linux
3 134 (8.89%) UNIX
4 117 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 68 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 53 (3.52%) Solaris
6 53 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (3.19%) Windows 7
8 34 (2.26%) HPUX
9 20 (1.33%) SUSE
10 15 (1.00%) Windows XP
10 15 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 15 (1.00%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.73%) AIX
12 10 (0.66%) Debian
13 9 (0.60%) SVR4
14 8 (0.53%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.46%) zOS
15 7 (0.46%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 684 (45.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 355 (23.56%) ITIL
3 313 (20.77%) Business Continuity Planning
4 308 (20.44%) Information Security
5 282 (18.71%) BCP
6 229 (15.20%) Risk Management
7 226 (15.00%) Project Management
8 168 (11.15%) Service Management
9 156 (10.35%) Service Delivery
10 130 (8.63%) Business Continuity Management
11 119 (7.90%) Change Management
12 94 (6.24%) Problem Management
13 91 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
14 86 (5.71%) Configuration Management
15 84 (5.57%) Incident Management
16 82 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
17 80 (5.31%) Security Management
18 77 (5.11%) Data Protection
19 71 (4.71%) PRINCE2
20 68 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 246 (16.32%) SQL
2 85 (5.64%) T-SQL
3 72 (4.78%) PowerShell
4 50 (3.32%) Java
4 50 (3.32%) Perl
5 44 (2.92%) Shell Script
6 39 (2.59%) C#
7 30 (1.99%) JavaScript
8 27 (1.79%) C
9 22 (1.46%) Bash Shell
10 21 (1.39%) Python
11 17 (1.13%) VBScript
12 15 (1.00%) PHP
13 14 (0.93%) PL/SQL
13 14 (0.93%) VB
14 11 (0.73%) VBA
15 7 (0.46%) C++
15 7 (0.46%) Ruby
16 5 (0.33%) COBOL
17 4 (0.27%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 181 (12.01%) Degree
2 127 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 111 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
4 106 (7.03%) CISSP
5 83 (5.51%) MCSE
6 72 (4.78%) CCNA
7 57 (3.78%) Security Cleared
8 55 (3.65%) CISA
9 45 (2.99%) CISM
10 44 (2.92%) MCSA
11 42 (2.79%) CCNP
12 38 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 35 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
14 34 (2.26%) SC Cleared
15 33 (2.19%) ISEB
16 30 (1.99%) MCITP
17 26 (1.73%) PMI Certification
18 23 (1.53%) HND
19 16 (1.06%) HNC
20 15 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (11.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 113 (7.50%) SLA
3 77 (5.11%) PCI DSS
4 45 (2.99%) ISO 9001
5 42 (2.79%) COBIT
6 36 (2.39%) QA
7 18 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 14 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 12 (0.80%) BS7799
10 10 (0.66%) BS25999
10 10 (0.66%) ISO 9000
11 5 (0.33%) GCP
11 5 (0.33%) CESG Infosec
12 4 (0.27%) GMP
12 4 (0.27%) GLP
13 3 (0.20%) HL7
14 2 (0.13%) GPG13
14 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
14 2 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
15 1 (0.066%) TickIT
System Software
1 241 (15.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 193 (12.81%) Active Directory
3 84 (5.57%) Hyper-V
4 76 (5.04%) vSphere
5 57 (3.78%) XenApp
6 30 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
6 30 (1.99%) VMware ESX
7 26 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (1.53%) XenServer
9 22 (1.46%) vCloud
10 19 (1.26%) Xen
11 14 (0.93%) XenDesktop
12 13 (0.86%) Terminal Services
13 12 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 12 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
14 11 (0.73%) UAG
14 11 (0.73%) KVM
15 10 (0.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 8 (0.53%) Veritas File System
17 7 (0.46%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 31 (2.06%) SCCM
1 31 (2.06%) SCOM
2 27 (1.79%) Data Guard
3 24 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 23 (1.53%) Nagios
5 21 (1.39%) Backup Exec
6 18 (1.19%) Tivoli
7 17 (1.13%) Puppet
8 16 (1.06%) HP SIM
8 16 (1.06%) WSUS
9 14 (0.93%) Nessus
10 12 (0.80%) ZABBIX
10 12 (0.80%) SCVMM
11 11 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
12 10 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
13 7 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
13 7 (0.46%) SCOrch
14 6 (0.40%) OpenView
Vendors
1 351 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 310 (20.57%) VMware
3 211 (14.00%) Cisco
4 166 (11.02%) HP
5 160 (10.62%) Oracle
6 150 (9.95%) Citrix
7 100 (6.64%) NetApp
8 97 (6.44%) EMC
9 71 (4.71%) Red Hat
10 57 (3.78%) Symantec
11 55 (3.65%) CheckPoint
12 52 (3.45%) IBM
13 44 (2.92%) Dell
14 34 (2.26%) Juniper
15 28 (1.86%) SolarWinds
15 28 (1.86%) McAfee
16 24 (1.59%) Computacenter
17 19 (1.26%) BMC
17 19 (1.26%) Bloomberg
17 19 (1.26%) Veeam
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