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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 338 362 365
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 776 743 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.71% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.87% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 591 539 600
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,710 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
83355 85730 81990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.07% 82.27% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68281 69393 68373
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,063
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.11%
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 £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 March 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 March 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 +74 354 £55,000 -4.34% 26
South East -66 134 £50,500 +6.31% 17
North West +18 72 £52,500 +28.04% 5
Yorkshire +18 53 £42,500 +1.79% 12
East of England +3 42 £50,000 - 7
East Midlands +35 40 £47,500 -5.00% 5
South West -18 39 £38,750 -24.01% 7
West Midlands -39 28 £43,507 +11.55% 2
North East - 3 £31,250 - 2
Midlands - 2 £58,750 - 2
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 665 (43.01%) Disaster Recovery
2 596 (38.55%) Microsoft
3 523 (33.83%) ITIL
3 523 (33.83%) Windows
4 408 (26.39%) Active Directory
5 403 (26.07%) VMware
6 400 (25.87%) Finance
7 324 (20.96%) Cisco
8 294 (19.02%) Information Security
9 285 (18.43%) Degree
10 284 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 280 (18.11%) SAN
12 277 (17.92%) Firewall
13 276 (17.85%) SQL Server
13 276 (17.85%) Business Continuity Planning
14 264 (17.08%) MS Excel
15 258 (16.69%) BCP
16 246 (15.91%) SQL
17 239 (15.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 229 (14.81%) Citrix
19 218 (14.10%) Management Information System
20 208 (13.45%) Service Delivery
21 204 (13.20%) Project Management
22 202 (13.07%) HP
23 199 (12.87%) Linux
23 199 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
24 194 (12.55%) Risk Management
25 192 (12.42%) WAN
25 192 (12.42%) DNS
26 189 (12.23%) Service Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 181 (11.71%) MS Exchange
2 77 (4.98%) IIS
3 65 (4.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 56 (3.62%) SharePoint
5 55 (3.56%) Lync
5 55 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 42 (2.72%) WebLogic
7 41 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 38 (2.46%) WebSphere
9 34 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 23 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
11 20 (1.29%) Apache
12 14 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.84%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.58%) GroupWise
15 8 (0.52%) SAS
16 7 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
16 7 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
17 6 (0.39%) IBM Notes
18 5 (0.32%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 264 (17.08%) MS Excel
2 95 (6.14%) MS Office
3 54 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.91%) MS Project
6 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.13%) Revit
6 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.52%) Summit
3 7 (0.45%) Changepoint
4 6 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.39%) Agresso
4 6 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.19%) Epicor Vantage
6 3 (0.19%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.065%) BASE24
8 1 (0.065%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.065%) Bankmaster
8 1 (0.065%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.065%) SAP xMII
8 1 (0.065%) Line 50
8 1 (0.065%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.39%) Office 365
2 32 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.29%) SaaS
4 18 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.39%) PaaS
7 5 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.26%) IaaS
9 1 (0.065%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 280 (18.11%) SAN
2 277 (17.92%) Firewall
3 192 (12.42%) DNS
3 192 (12.42%) WAN
4 188 (12.16%) LAN
5 138 (8.93%) TCP/IP
6 128 (8.28%) DHCP
7 107 (6.92%) VPN
8 98 (6.34%) Network Security
9 77 (4.98%) VoIP
10 75 (4.85%) Internet
11 70 (4.53%) Wireless
12 58 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
13 48 (3.10%) MPLS
14 47 (3.04%) NAS
15 43 (2.78%) SSL
16 42 (2.72%) OSPF
17 40 (2.59%) BGP
18 36 (2.33%) LDAP
19 35 (2.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (17.85%) SQL Server
2 74 (4.79%) Oracle Database
3 51 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (2.72%) Relational Database
6 40 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 37 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (2.26%) DB2
9 34 (2.20%) RDBMS
10 32 (2.07%) Oracle Exadata
11 31 (2.01%) MySQL
12 24 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (1.16%) Data Mining
14 15 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
15 14 (0.91%) Big Data
16 13 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (0.84%) QlikView
16 13 (0.84%) OLTP
17 12 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (0.65%) Subversion
2 8 (0.52%) Maven
2 8 (0.52%) Ant
3 7 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.45%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.19%) JDeveloper
5 3 (0.19%) CruiseControl
5 3 (0.19%) PVCS
5 3 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.19%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.13%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.13%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.065%) Visual Studio
General
1 400 (25.87%) Finance
2 143 (9.25%) Banking
3 103 (6.66%) Retail
4 73 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 67 (4.33%) Legal
6 66 (4.27%) Financial Institution
7 61 (3.95%) Front Office
7 61 (3.95%) Investment Banking
8 57 (3.69%) Law
9 38 (2.46%) Marketing
10 28 (1.81%) Manufacturing
11 27 (1.75%) Back Office
12 18 (1.16%) Advertising
13 16 (1.03%) Electronics
14 14 (0.91%) Automotive
15 9 (0.58%) Publishing
16 8 (0.52%) Welsh Language
17 7 (0.45%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.39%) German Language
19 5 (0.32%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 298 (19.28%) Analyst
2 123 (7.96%) Architect
3 112 (7.24%) Consultant
4 105 (6.79%) Security Manager
5 98 (6.34%) Support Analyst
6 80 (5.17%) Administrator
7 77 (4.98%) Infrastructure Manager
8 69 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 65 (4.20%) Service Manager
10 61 (3.95%) Security Analyst
10 61 (3.95%) Desktop Support
11 59 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
12 58 (3.75%) Information Manager
12 58 (3.75%) Information Security Manager
13 56 (3.62%) Support Engineer
14 55 (3.56%) Network Engineer
15 52 (3.36%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 52 (3.36%) Infrastructure Architect
15 52 (3.36%) Desktop Analyst
16 51 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (4.66%) .NET
2 44 (2.85%) Middleware
3 43 (2.78%) Web Services
4 34 (2.20%) HTML
5 32 (2.07%) WebSphere MQ
6 24 (1.55%) ASP.NET
7 21 (1.36%) CSS
8 14 (0.91%) J2EE
9 13 (0.84%) .NET Framework
10 10 (0.65%) MDX
11 9 (0.58%) XML
11 9 (0.58%) JMS
12 7 (0.45%) JSP
12 7 (0.45%) Hibernate
12 7 (0.45%) HTML5
12 7 (0.45%) CSS3
13 6 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (0.32%) Spring
14 5 (0.32%) SOAP
14 5 (0.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 218 (14.10%) Management Information System
2 199 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (7.57%) Clustering
4 95 (6.14%) Replication
5 82 (5.30%) Blackberry
6 52 (3.36%) Computer Science
7 43 (2.78%) FMCG
8 40 (2.59%) FlexPod
9 28 (1.81%) Data Protection Act
10 22 (1.42%) Cryptography
11 20 (1.29%) PKI
12 19 (1.23%) Statistics
13 18 (1.16%) Hedge funds
14 17 (1.10%) Fixed Income
14 17 (1.10%) Client/Server
15 15 (0.97%) NHS
16 13 (0.84%) Handset
16 13 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (0.71%) CESG
18 10 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 523 (33.83%) Windows
2 199 (12.87%) Linux
3 157 (10.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 130 (8.41%) UNIX
5 111 (7.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 102 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 100 (6.47%) Windows 7
8 60 (3.88%) Solaris
9 48 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 47 (3.04%) Windows XP
11 45 (2.91%) HPUX
12 38 (2.46%) AIX
13 34 (2.20%) SUSE
13 34 (2.20%) Windows Vista
14 32 (2.07%) zOS
14 32 (2.07%) OS/400
15 17 (1.10%) Windows 8
16 12 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
16 12 (0.78%) NetWare
17 11 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (43.01%) Disaster Recovery
2 523 (33.83%) ITIL
3 294 (19.02%) Information Security
4 276 (17.85%) Business Continuity Planning
5 258 (16.69%) BCP
6 208 (13.45%) Service Delivery
7 204 (13.20%) Project Management
8 194 (12.55%) Risk Management
9 189 (12.23%) Service Management
10 134 (8.67%) Business Continuity Management
11 117 (7.57%) Security Management
12 111 (7.18%) Change Management
13 110 (7.12%) Coaching
14 105 (6.79%) Continuous Improvement
15 98 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
16 91 (5.89%) PRINCE2
17 89 (5.76%) Problem Management
18 87 (5.63%) Infrastructure Management
19 85 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
20 83 (5.37%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 246 (15.91%) SQL
2 53 (3.43%) C
3 52 (3.36%) Java
4 41 (2.65%) PowerShell
5 38 (2.46%) T-SQL
6 30 (1.94%) JavaScript
7 29 (1.88%) C#
8 28 (1.81%) Python
9 25 (1.62%) Shell Script
10 20 (1.29%) Perl
11 15 (0.97%) PHP
12 13 (0.84%) PL/SQL
13 11 (0.71%) VBScript
14 9 (0.58%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.45%) VBA
16 5 (0.32%) APL
17 4 (0.26%) Pig Latin
17 4 (0.26%) VB
18 2 (0.13%) R
18 2 (0.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 285 (18.43%) Degree
2 185 (11.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 165 (10.67%) CISSP
4 144 (9.31%) Cisco Certification
5 133 (8.60%) MCSE
6 111 (7.18%) CISM
7 109 (7.05%) CCNA
8 86 (5.56%) Security Cleared
9 66 (4.27%) CCNP
9 66 (4.27%) CISA
10 64 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 61 (3.95%) MCP
12 50 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
13 48 (3.10%) SC Cleared
14 42 (2.72%) CCA
15 41 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
16 31 (2.01%) MCSA
17 27 (1.75%) JNCIA
18 26 (1.68%) CRISC
18 26 (1.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (15.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 138 (8.93%) SLA
3 90 (5.82%) PCI DSS
4 51 (3.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 41 (2.65%) COBIT
6 27 (1.75%) QA
7 21 (1.36%) ISO 9001
8 20 (1.29%) BS25999
9 10 (0.65%) BS7799
9 10 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (0.26%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.13%) Basel II
11 2 (0.13%) MiFID
11 2 (0.13%) EMIR
11 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.065%) COSO
12 1 (0.065%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.065%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.065%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.065%) GAMP
System Software
1 408 (26.39%) Active Directory
2 284 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 140 (9.06%) Hyper-V
4 107 (6.92%) XenApp
5 77 (4.98%) vSphere
6 39 (2.52%) Terminal Services
7 37 (2.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 36 (2.33%) XenDesktop
9 32 (2.07%) KVM
10 25 (1.62%) VMware ESX
11 20 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
12 19 (1.23%) vCloud
13 17 (1.10%) MetaFrame
14 15 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
15 14 (0.91%) Terminal Server
16 12 (0.78%) XenServer
17 10 (0.65%) VMware Server
18 8 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
18 8 (0.52%) Xen
19 7 (0.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 39 (2.52%) SCCM
2 34 (2.20%) Tivoli
3 31 (2.01%) SCOM
4 26 (1.68%) WSUS
5 15 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
6 14 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
6 14 (0.91%) Backup Exec
7 13 (0.84%) Hyperic
8 12 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (0.58%) ARCserve
9 9 (0.58%) Puppet
9 9 (0.58%) SCSM
9 9 (0.58%) XenMobile
10 8 (0.52%) Ansible
10 8 (0.52%) Cisco UCCE
11 7 (0.45%) Data Guard
11 7 (0.45%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (0.39%) HP SIM
12 6 (0.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 596 (38.55%) Microsoft
2 403 (26.07%) VMware
3 324 (20.96%) Cisco
4 229 (14.81%) Citrix
5 202 (13.07%) HP
6 157 (10.16%) Oracle
7 132 (8.54%) NetApp
8 127 (8.21%) Symantec
9 111 (7.18%) CheckPoint
10 110 (7.12%) Juniper
11 80 (5.17%) EMC
12 55 (3.56%) Red Hat
13 53 (3.43%) IBM
14 51 (3.30%) ServiceNow
15 50 (3.23%) Dell
16 41 (2.65%) Brocade
17 40 (2.59%) SolarWinds
18 36 (2.33%) BMC
19 35 (2.26%) CA
20 32 (2.07%) SAP
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: Excellent
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Salary: £60,000- £80,000 Plus attractive package
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Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £1 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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