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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 365 335 360
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +25
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 710 753 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.77% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.93% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 552 548 609
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
82712 80785 80914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.90% 82.42% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 68126 64784 68263
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +7 322 £55,000 -4.34% 26
South East -90 117 £47,500 -5.00% 28
North West -2 67 £52,500 +25.00% 12
Yorkshire +16 58 £40,000 - 5
East of England +5 44 £50,000 - 6
West Midlands -16 36 £50,000 +6.38% 8
South West -15 34 £42,500 -16.66% 7
East Midlands +16 18 £57,500 +15.00% 6
North East - 4 £31,750 -
Midlands - 2 £62,500 -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 667 (43.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 576 (37.57%) Microsoft
3 487 (31.77%) Windows
4 485 (31.64%) ITIL
5 418 (27.27%) Finance
6 405 (26.42%) VMware
7 376 (24.53%) Active Directory
8 313 (20.42%) Cisco
9 302 (19.70%) Information Security
10 299 (19.50%) Degree
11 289 (18.85%) Business Continuity Planning
12 278 (18.13%) BCP
13 277 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
14 275 (17.94%) SQL Server
15 274 (17.87%) SAN
15 274 (17.87%) Firewall
16 260 (16.96%) MS Excel
17 236 (15.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 234 (15.26%) SQL
19 224 (14.61%) Citrix
20 203 (13.24%) Management Information System
20 203 (13.24%) Risk Management
21 198 (12.92%) Service Delivery
22 195 (12.72%) Project Management
23 194 (12.65%) HP
24 191 (12.46%) Linux
25 190 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
26 185 (12.07%) DNS
27 176 (11.48%) WAN
28 175 (11.42%) LAN

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 173 (11.29%) MS Exchange
2 75 (4.89%) IIS
3 66 (4.31%) SharePoint
4 64 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 53 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 40 (2.61%) WebLogic
6 40 (2.61%) Lync
7 39 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 34 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 33 (2.15%) WebSphere
10 21 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
11 19 (1.24%) Apache
12 13 (0.85%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
13 9 (0.59%) GroupWise
14 8 (0.52%) SAS
15 7 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
16 6 (0.39%) OpenStack
16 6 (0.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 260 (16.96%) MS Excel
2 97 (6.33%) MS Office
3 56 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.78%) MS Project
6 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.13%) Revit
7 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.46%) Changepoint
3 6 (0.39%) Agresso
3 6 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.33%) Summit
4 5 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.20%) BASE24
6 2 (0.13%) Epicor Vantage
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.065%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.065%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.065%) SAP xMII
7 1 (0.065%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.61%) Office 365
2 37 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (0.98%) SaaS
5 14 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.33%) PaaS
7 4 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 274 (17.87%) SAN
1 274 (17.87%) Firewall
2 185 (12.07%) DNS
3 176 (11.48%) WAN
4 175 (11.42%) LAN
5 144 (9.39%) TCP/IP
6 118 (7.70%) DHCP
7 97 (6.33%) VPN
8 96 (6.26%) Network Security
9 71 (4.63%) Internet
10 64 (4.17%) Wireless
11 63 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
12 59 (3.85%) VoIP
13 51 (3.33%) MPLS
14 44 (2.87%) NAS
15 42 (2.74%) OSPF
16 41 (2.67%) BGP
17 39 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
18 38 (2.48%) SSL
19 34 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (17.94%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.96%) Oracle Database
3 52 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 40 (2.61%) Relational Database
6 40 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (2.28%) RDBMS
8 32 (2.09%) DB2
9 30 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
10 29 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (1.76%) MySQL
12 18 (1.17%) Data Mining
12 18 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
13 17 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (1.04%) QlikView
15 13 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (0.78%) OLAP
17 11 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (0.65%) Subversion
3 5 (0.33%) Maven
3 5 (0.33%) Ant
4 4 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.26%) CruiseControl
4 4 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.20%) JDeveloper
5 3 (0.20%) ClearCase
5 3 (0.20%) PVCS
6 2 (0.13%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.13%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.13%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.065%) Hudson
7 1 (0.065%) TeamCity
General
1 418 (27.27%) Finance
2 129 (8.41%) Banking
3 91 (5.94%) Retail
4 84 (5.48%) Telecoms
5 68 (4.44%) Legal
6 63 (4.11%) Law
7 51 (3.33%) Front Office
8 48 (3.13%) Investment Banking
9 46 (3.00%) Financial Institution
10 42 (2.74%) Marketing
11 31 (2.02%) Back Office
12 22 (1.44%) Manufacturing
13 21 (1.37%) Advertising
14 18 (1.17%) Electronics
15 10 (0.65%) Automotive
16 9 (0.59%) Publishing
17 7 (0.46%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.39%) Games
18 6 (0.39%) Retail Banking
19 5 (0.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 286 (18.66%) Analyst
2 123 (8.02%) Architect
3 113 (7.37%) Consultant
4 98 (6.39%) Security Manager
5 90 (5.87%) Support Analyst
5 90 (5.87%) Administrator
6 74 (4.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 67 (4.37%) Security Analyst
8 66 (4.31%) Infrastructure Manager
9 62 (4.04%) Service Manager
10 58 (3.78%) Systems Administrator
11 57 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
12 56 (3.65%) Information Manager
13 54 (3.52%) Information Security Manager
13 54 (3.52%) Network Engineer
14 52 (3.39%) Support Engineer
15 49 (3.20%) Infrastructure Architect
16 46 (3.00%) Security Officer
17 45 (2.94%) Desktop Support
18 44 (2.87%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (4.31%) .NET
2 44 (2.87%) Middleware
3 40 (2.61%) Web Services
4 30 (1.96%) HTML
4 30 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
5 25 (1.63%) ASP.NET
6 21 (1.37%) CSS
7 16 (1.04%) .NET Framework
8 15 (0.98%) J2EE
9 14 (0.91%) MDX
10 9 (0.59%) JMS
10 9 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (0.52%) XML
11 8 (0.52%) Hibernate
12 7 (0.46%) SOAP
12 7 (0.46%) HTML5
12 7 (0.46%) CSS3
13 5 (0.33%) JSP
13 5 (0.33%) XHTML
13 5 (0.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 203 (13.24%) Management Information System
2 190 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
3 106 (6.91%) Clustering
4 97 (6.33%) Replication
5 65 (4.24%) Blackberry
6 48 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 37 (2.41%) FlexPod
8 36 (2.35%) FMCG
9 31 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
10 21 (1.37%) Hedge funds
11 19 (1.24%) Statistics
11 19 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 18 (1.17%) Fixed Income
13 17 (1.11%) Cryptography
13 17 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.91%) PKI
15 13 (0.85%) CESG
16 11 (0.72%) NHS
17 10 (0.65%) Handset
18 9 (0.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 487 (31.77%) Windows
2 191 (12.46%) Linux
3 157 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 131 (8.55%) UNIX
5 106 (6.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 104 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 83 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 59 (3.85%) Solaris
9 53 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 44 (2.87%) HPUX
11 38 (2.48%) Windows XP
12 36 (2.35%) AIX
13 34 (2.22%) SUSE
14 31 (2.02%) zOS
14 31 (2.02%) Windows Vista
15 30 (1.96%) OS/400
16 17 (1.11%) Windows 8
17 12 (0.78%) NetWare
18 11 (0.72%) CentOS
19 10 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 667 (43.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 485 (31.64%) ITIL
3 302 (19.70%) Information Security
4 289 (18.85%) Business Continuity Planning
5 278 (18.13%) BCP
6 203 (13.24%) Risk Management
7 198 (12.92%) Service Delivery
8 195 (12.72%) Project Management
9 149 (9.72%) Service Management
10 124 (8.09%) Security Management
11 111 (7.24%) Coaching
12 108 (7.05%) Change Management
13 106 (6.91%) Business Continuity Management
14 105 (6.85%) PRINCE2
15 104 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
16 100 (6.52%) Problem Management
17 85 (5.54%) Data Protection
17 85 (5.54%) Agile Software Development
18 83 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
18 83 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 234 (15.26%) SQL
2 49 (3.20%) Java
3 48 (3.13%) C
4 41 (2.67%) T-SQL
5 37 (2.41%) PowerShell
6 33 (2.15%) Shell Script
7 30 (1.96%) Python
8 29 (1.89%) C#
9 25 (1.63%) JavaScript
10 18 (1.17%) Perl
11 16 (1.04%) PHP
12 15 (0.98%) PL/SQL
13 11 (0.72%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.46%) VBA
15 6 (0.39%) VBScript
16 5 (0.33%) APL
17 4 (0.26%) Pig Latin
17 4 (0.26%) Korn
17 4 (0.26%) VB
18 3 (0.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 299 (19.50%) Degree
2 171 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 158 (10.31%) CISSP
4 135 (8.81%) Cisco Certification
5 119 (7.76%) MCSE
6 107 (6.98%) CISM
7 99 (6.46%) CCNA
8 83 (5.41%) Security Cleared
9 66 (4.31%) CISA
10 61 (3.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 58 (3.78%) CCNP
12 49 (3.20%) MCP
13 46 (3.00%) SC Cleared
14 41 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
15 40 (2.61%) CCA
16 38 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
17 30 (1.96%) MCSA
18 28 (1.83%) HND
18 28 (1.83%) VCP4
19 27 (1.76%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (15.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 137 (8.94%) SLA
3 90 (5.87%) PCI DSS
4 50 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 44 (2.87%) COBIT
6 31 (2.02%) QA
7 27 (1.76%) BS25999
8 21 (1.37%) ISO 9001
9 10 (0.65%) BS7799
9 10 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 3 (0.20%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.20%) COSO
11 1 (0.065%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.065%) EMIR
11 1 (0.065%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.065%) MiFID
11 1 (0.065%) Basel II
11 1 (0.065%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.065%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.065%) GAMP
System Software
1 376 (24.53%) Active Directory
2 277 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (8.35%) Hyper-V
4 110 (7.18%) XenApp
5 79 (5.15%) vSphere
6 37 (2.41%) Terminal Services
7 35 (2.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 33 (2.15%) XenDesktop
9 30 (1.96%) KVM
10 24 (1.57%) VMware ESX
11 20 (1.30%) MetaFrame
12 17 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
12 17 (1.11%) vCloud
13 14 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
14 12 (0.78%) XenServer
15 10 (0.65%) VMware Server
15 10 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
16 8 (0.52%) Xen
17 7 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
17 7 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 36 (2.35%) SCCM
2 31 (2.02%) Tivoli
3 30 (1.96%) SCOM
4 29 (1.89%) WSUS
5 20 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
6 14 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
6 14 (0.91%) Backup Exec
7 12 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (0.78%) HP SIM
7 12 (0.78%) Data Guard
8 10 (0.65%) Ansible
9 9 (0.59%) XenMobile
10 8 (0.52%) Cisco UCCE
10 8 (0.52%) SCSM
10 8 (0.52%) FortiGate
10 8 (0.52%) Puppet
10 8 (0.52%) ARCserve
11 7 (0.46%) Foglight
11 7 (0.46%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.46%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 576 (37.57%) Microsoft
2 405 (26.42%) VMware
3 313 (20.42%) Cisco
4 224 (14.61%) Citrix
5 194 (12.65%) HP
6 144 (9.39%) Oracle
7 123 (8.02%) NetApp
8 113 (7.37%) CheckPoint
8 113 (7.37%) Symantec
9 108 (7.05%) Juniper
10 76 (4.96%) EMC
11 57 (3.72%) Red Hat
12 51 (3.33%) IBM
13 46 (3.00%) Dell
14 41 (2.67%) SolarWinds
15 39 (2.54%) Brocade
16 36 (2.35%) ServiceNow
17 35 (2.28%) SAP
18 33 (2.15%) BMC
18 33 (2.15%) CA
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £4k Car Allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
De Monfort Univeristy
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Circa £40,000 DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40k OTE £70k, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £82000 per annum + £6,500 Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus attractive package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £64,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £60 to £75k + Bonus, Car Allowance,
Posted: Yesterday
London
Wavex
Salary: Competitive + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago