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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 381 300 308
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +8
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 683 837 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.82% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.05% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 518 679 774
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87953 80082 86084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.81% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71376 66038 73828
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 £31,250 £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 31 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 31 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 -102 267 £55,000 +6.79% 28
South East -61 118 £50,000 +25.00% 18
Yorkshire +28 95 £46,250 +2.77% 9
East of England -19 59 £47,500 +18.75% 9
North West -29 48 £38,000 -24.00% 7
West Midlands -1 40 £43,000 -4.44% 11
South West -23 25 £50,000 -1.96% 5
East Midlands -9 21 £40,500 +15.71% 3
North East -5 10 £37,000 +27.58% 2
Midlands +12 1 - -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 672 (45.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 442 (29.68%) Finance
3 420 (28.21%) Windows
4 359 (24.11%) ITIL
5 345 (23.17%) Microsoft
6 312 (20.95%) VMware
7 307 (20.62%) Business Continuity Planning
8 302 (20.28%) Information Security
9 277 (18.60%) BCP
10 266 (17.86%) Firewall
11 265 (17.80%) Linux
12 260 (17.46%) SAN
13 243 (16.32%) SQL
14 240 (16.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 224 (15.04%) Project Management
16 222 (14.91%) Risk Management
17 217 (14.57%) SQL Server
18 212 (14.24%) Cisco
19 195 (13.10%) Active Directory
20 179 (12.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 178 (11.95%) Degree
22 177 (11.89%) HP
23 167 (11.22%) Service Management
24 163 (10.95%) Management Information System
25 161 (10.81%) DNS
26 158 (10.61%) Oracle
27 155 (10.41%) Citrix
28 154 (10.34%) Service Delivery
29 151 (10.14%) MS Excel
30 143 (9.60%) MS Exchange

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 143 (9.60%) MS Exchange
2 85 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 80 (5.37%) IIS
4 74 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (2.15%) Apache
5 32 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (1.75%) Lync
7 21 (1.41%) WebLogic
8 20 (1.34%) WebSphere
9 15 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (0.94%) Tomcat
10 14 (0.94%) CMS
10 14 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (0.87%) OpenStack
12 12 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (0.67%) SAS
14 9 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
14 9 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 151 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 72 (4.84%) MS Office
3 18 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.74%) MS Project
5 6 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.40%) FastStats
6 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (1.68%) Summit
2 19 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.27%) BASE24
6 3 (0.20%) Epicor Vantage
6 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.20%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.067%) HFM
8 1 (0.067%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.067%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.067%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.95%) SaaS
2 26 (1.75%) Office 365
3 20 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.74%) IaaS
6 10 (0.67%) PaaS
7 8 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.34%) Joyent
9 1 (0.067%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.067%) Trello
9 1 (0.067%) GitHub
9 1 (0.067%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 266 (17.86%) Firewall
2 260 (17.46%) SAN
3 161 (10.81%) DNS
4 109 (7.32%) TCP/IP
5 108 (7.25%) WAN
6 102 (6.85%) LAN
7 87 (5.84%) Internet
8 71 (4.77%) DHCP
9 69 (4.63%) VPN
10 59 (3.96%) Network Security
11 58 (3.90%) Wireless
12 43 (2.89%) NAS
13 42 (2.82%) Intranet
14 39 (2.62%) OSPF
15 33 (2.22%) EIGRP
16 32 (2.15%) MPLS
17 31 (2.08%) VoIP
18 29 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
19 28 (1.88%) VLAN
20 25 (1.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 69 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (3.49%) Oracle Database
5 41 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (2.48%) MySQL
7 35 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 31 (2.08%) Relational Database
9 29 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (1.34%) DB2
12 20 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
14 18 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
14 18 (1.21%) RDBMS
15 11 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 11 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (0.74%) DTS
16 10 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (0.94%) Visual Studio
3 13 (0.87%) Subversion
3 13 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.81%) JIRA
5 10 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (0.47%) CruiseControl
7 6 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.40%) NUnit
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.20%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.13%) TestNG
10 2 (0.13%) Hudson
10 2 (0.13%) Selenium
11 1 (0.067%) FogBugz
11 1 (0.067%) PhoneGap
11 1 (0.067%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 442 (29.68%) Finance
2 104 (6.98%) Legal
3 93 (6.25%) Banking
4 75 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 44 (2.96%) Investment Banking
6 43 (2.89%) Retail
7 37 (2.48%) Back Office
8 36 (2.42%) Law
9 35 (2.35%) Marketing
10 22 (1.48%) Advertising
11 16 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.67%) Local Government
13 7 (0.47%) Front Office
14 6 (0.40%) Games
15 5 (0.34%) French Language
15 5 (0.34%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.27%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.27%) German Language
17 3 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 171 (11.48%) Analyst
2 147 (9.87%) Consultant
3 131 (8.80%) Architect
4 94 (6.31%) Administrator
5 81 (5.44%) DBA
6 73 (4.90%) Service Manager
7 57 (3.83%) Infrastructure Manager
8 54 (3.63%) Developer
9 53 (3.56%) Security Officer
10 51 (3.43%) SQL DBA
11 50 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 47 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
13 42 (2.82%) Support Analyst
13 42 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
14 39 (2.62%) Support Engineer
15 38 (2.55%) Security Manager
16 36 (2.42%) Systems Engineer
17 35 (2.35%) Business Manager
18 34 (2.28%) Head of Security
18 34 (2.28%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (3.90%) .NET
1 58 (3.90%) Middleware
2 41 (2.75%) Web Services
2 41 (2.75%) XML
3 29 (1.95%) HTML
4 28 (1.88%) CSS
5 26 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 18 (1.21%) jQuery
7 17 (1.14%) SOAP
8 12 (0.81%) COM
9 10 (0.67%) .NET Framework
10 9 (0.60%) JSON
10 9 (0.60%) JMX
11 7 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (0.40%) J2EE
12 6 (0.40%) JMS
12 6 (0.40%) XHTML
12 6 (0.40%) LAMP
12 6 (0.40%) Ajax
12 6 (0.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 163 (10.95%) Management Information System
2 114 (7.66%) Replication
3 75 (5.04%) Clustering
4 43 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 31 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
6 27 (1.81%) Open Source
6 27 (1.81%) Statistics
7 25 (1.68%) Blackberry
8 23 (1.54%) CLARiiON
9 21 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.28%) HP StorageWorks
11 18 (1.21%) PMI
12 16 (1.07%) Reference Data
12 16 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
13 15 (1.01%) EqualLogic
14 14 (0.94%) CESG
15 13 (0.87%) Hedge funds
16 11 (0.74%) Social Media
16 11 (0.74%) Data Integration
16 11 (0.74%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 420 (28.21%) Windows
2 265 (17.80%) Linux
3 136 (9.13%) UNIX
4 120 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (4.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 68 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 56 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (3.43%) Solaris
9 49 (3.29%) Windows 7
10 35 (2.35%) HPUX
11 20 (1.34%) SUSE
12 15 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 15 (1.01%) Windows XP
13 13 (0.87%) Windows 8
14 12 (0.81%) AIX
15 10 (0.67%) Debian
16 9 (0.60%) SVR4
17 8 (0.54%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.47%) CentOS
18 7 (0.47%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 672 (45.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 359 (24.11%) ITIL
3 307 (20.62%) Business Continuity Planning
4 302 (20.28%) Information Security
5 277 (18.60%) BCP
6 224 (15.04%) Project Management
7 222 (14.91%) Risk Management
8 167 (11.22%) Service Management
9 154 (10.34%) Service Delivery
10 128 (8.60%) Business Continuity Management
11 120 (8.06%) Change Management
12 93 (6.25%) Problem Management
13 86 (5.78%) Performance Tuning
14 85 (5.71%) Incident Management
15 84 (5.64%) Continuous Improvement
16 81 (5.44%) Security Management
17 80 (5.37%) Configuration Management
18 78 (5.24%) Data Protection
19 74 (4.97%) Change Control
20 72 (4.84%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 243 (16.32%) SQL
2 77 (5.17%) T-SQL
3 67 (4.50%) PowerShell
4 46 (3.09%) Java
5 45 (3.02%) Shell Script
6 44 (2.96%) Perl
7 38 (2.55%) C#
8 29 (1.95%) JavaScript
9 27 (1.81%) C
10 22 (1.48%) Bash Shell
11 19 (1.28%) Python
12 18 (1.21%) VBScript
13 16 (1.07%) PHP
14 14 (0.94%) PL/SQL
15 13 (0.87%) VB
16 11 (0.74%) VBA
17 7 (0.47%) Ruby
17 7 (0.47%) C++
18 5 (0.34%) COBOL
19 3 (0.20%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 178 (11.95%) Degree
2 129 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 115 (7.72%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (6.78%) CISSP
5 87 (5.84%) MCSE
6 74 (4.97%) CCNA
7 55 (3.69%) Security Cleared
8 53 (3.56%) CISA
9 48 (3.22%) MCSA
10 45 (3.02%) CCNP
11 44 (2.96%) CISM
12 40 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 38 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
14 33 (2.22%) ISEB
14 33 (2.22%) SC Cleared
15 31 (2.08%) MCITP
16 26 (1.75%) PMI Certification
17 24 (1.61%) HND
18 16 (1.07%) HNC
19 15 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (12.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 115 (7.72%) SLA
3 79 (5.31%) PCI DSS
4 45 (3.02%) ISO 9001
5 40 (2.69%) COBIT
6 34 (2.28%) QA
7 18 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 14 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 11 (0.74%) BS7799
10 10 (0.67%) ISO 9000
11 9 (0.60%) BS25999
12 5 (0.34%) CESG Infosec
12 5 (0.34%) GCP
13 4 (0.27%) GMP
13 4 (0.27%) GLP
14 3 (0.20%) HL7
15 2 (0.13%) GPG13
15 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
16 1 (0.067%) Data Quality
16 1 (0.067%) FATCA
System Software
1 240 (16.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 195 (13.10%) Active Directory
3 85 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 76 (5.10%) vSphere
5 61 (4.10%) XenApp
6 31 (2.08%) VMware ESX
7 29 (1.95%) Oracle RAC
8 26 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (1.54%) XenServer
10 22 (1.48%) vCloud
11 18 (1.21%) Xen
12 14 (0.94%) XenDesktop
13 13 (0.87%) UAG
13 13 (0.87%) Terminal Services
14 12 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 11 (0.74%) KVM
15 11 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 11 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
16 9 (0.60%) Veritas File System
17 6 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 35 (2.35%) SCCM
2 31 (2.08%) SCOM
3 26 (1.75%) Data Guard
4 23 (1.54%) NetBackup
4 23 (1.54%) Nagios
5 21 (1.41%) Backup Exec
6 18 (1.21%) HP SIM
7 17 (1.14%) WSUS
7 17 (1.14%) Puppet
8 16 (1.07%) Tivoli
9 13 (0.87%) Nessus
10 12 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
10 12 (0.81%) ZABBIX
10 12 (0.81%) SCVMM
10 12 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
11 10 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
13 7 (0.47%) SCOrch
13 7 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
14 6 (0.40%) OpenView
Vendors
1 345 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 312 (20.95%) VMware
3 212 (14.24%) Cisco
4 177 (11.89%) HP
5 158 (10.61%) Oracle
6 155 (10.41%) Citrix
7 97 (6.51%) NetApp
8 95 (6.38%) EMC
9 71 (4.77%) Red Hat
10 56 (3.76%) CheckPoint
11 54 (3.63%) Symantec
12 51 (3.43%) IBM
13 46 (3.09%) Dell
14 34 (2.28%) Juniper
15 30 (2.01%) SolarWinds
16 28 (1.88%) McAfee
17 24 (1.61%) Computacenter
18 19 (1.28%) Veeam
18 19 (1.28%) 3PAR
18 19 (1.28%) BMC
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £15,000 to £21,000 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stephenson Group Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exponential-e
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exponential-e
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £52000 - £72000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ECS
Posted: 2 days ago