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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 383 397 352
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -45
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 735 684 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.70% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.82% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 605 542 555
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,506 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -10.00%
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
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -9 278 £60,000 +9.09% 30
South East +33 160 £45,000 -5.26% 10
South West +23 65 £41,500 -9.78% 12
Yorkshire +10 62 £55,000 +37.50% 9
North West -6 55 £45,000 +2.85% 11
East of England +6 50 £37,500 -6.25% 7
East Midlands +38 46 £40,000 -30.43% 6
West Midlands -16 32 £42,000 -16.00% 6
Midlands +9 1 £95,000 +171.42%
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (42.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 456 (30.44%) ITIL
3 419 (27.97%) Windows
4 350 (23.36%) Microsoft
5 349 (23.30%) Finance
6 339 (22.63%) Information Security
7 327 (21.83%) Active Directory
8 296 (19.76%) VMware
9 272 (18.16%) Linux
10 270 (18.02%) SQL Server
11 265 (17.69%) Management Information System
12 249 (16.62%) Degree
13 239 (15.95%) VMware Infrastructure
14 235 (15.69%) Windows Server
15 234 (15.62%) Business Continuity Planning
16 214 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 212 (14.15%) Project Management
18 211 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
19 198 (13.22%) BCP
20 190 (12.68%) SQL
21 187 (12.48%) Cisco
21 187 (12.48%) Risk Management
22 184 (12.28%) Oracle
23 182 (12.15%) MS Excel
24 180 (12.02%) Firewall
25 179 (11.95%) HP
26 178 (11.88%) SAN
27 169 (11.28%) Service Management
28 166 (11.08%) Unix
29 165 (11.01%) CISSP

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 72 (4.81%) MS Exchange
2 59 (3.94%) SharePoint
3 53 (3.54%) IIS
4 34 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (2.20%) Lync
6 22 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (1.40%) WebSphere
8 19 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (1.13%) WebLogic
10 11 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.60%) Apache
12 8 (0.53%) SAS
13 6 (0.40%) NetWeaver
13 6 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
14 5 (0.33%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.33%) Confluence
14 5 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.27%) JBoss
15 4 (0.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 182 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 96 (6.41%) MS Office
3 26 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.54%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.53%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.27%) MS Project
6 4 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.27%) Eikon
4 4 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.20%) FLEXCUBE
5 3 (0.20%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.067%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.067%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.067%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.067%) Misys Equation
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.067%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.067%) SunGard AvantGard
7 1 (0.067%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 53 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (2.47%) Office 365
3 31 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (1.47%) SaaS
5 15 (1.00%) IBM PureFlex
6 9 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.40%) PaaS
7 6 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.33%) IaaS
9 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.13%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.067%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 180 (12.02%) Firewall
2 178 (11.88%) SAN
3 104 (6.94%) WAN
4 102 (6.81%) LAN
5 88 (5.87%) DNS
6 80 (5.34%) TCP/IP
7 69 (4.61%) VPN
8 51 (3.40%) Internet
8 51 (3.40%) Network Security
9 46 (3.07%) VoIP
10 41 (2.74%) Wireless
11 39 (2.60%) DHCP
12 30 (2.00%) NAS
13 25 (1.67%) SSL
14 22 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
15 21 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (1.27%) BGP
17 16 (1.07%) DEFINITY
18 14 (0.93%) OSPF
19 13 (0.87%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 86 (5.74%) MySQL
3 53 (3.54%) Oracle Database
4 52 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 46 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 41 (2.74%) Big Data
8 39 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 35 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
11 31 (2.07%) Relational Database
12 26 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
13 25 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
14 23 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
15 21 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
15 21 (1.40%) RDBMS
16 20 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
17 18 (1.20%) OLAP
17 18 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
17 18 (1.20%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 17 (1.13%) Visual Studio
2 12 (0.80%) Maven
3 11 (0.73%) Ant
4 9 (0.60%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.53%) JIRA
6 6 (0.40%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.33%) FogBugz
7 5 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.27%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.27%) Metasploit
8 4 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.27%) Subversion
9 3 (0.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.20%) Moq
9 3 (0.20%) NUnit
9 3 (0.20%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (0.13%) AdminStudio
10 2 (0.13%) MSTest
10 2 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 349 (23.30%) Finance
2 98 (6.54%) Legal
3 84 (5.61%) Retail
4 72 (4.81%) Banking
5 64 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.34%) Law
6 35 (2.34%) Marketing
7 22 (1.47%) Financial Institution
8 19 (1.27%) Front Office
9 16 (1.07%) Local Government
10 15 (1.00%) Back Office
10 15 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.93%) Welsh Language
12 10 (0.67%) Advertising
13 8 (0.53%) General Ledger
14 6 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.40%) Publishing
14 6 (0.40%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.33%) Billing
16 4 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 228 (15.22%) Analyst
2 132 (8.81%) IT Manager
3 126 (8.41%) Architect
4 84 (5.61%) DBA
5 82 (5.47%) Infrastructure Architect
6 81 (5.41%) Administrator
6 81 (5.41%) Service Manager
7 79 (5.27%) Consultant
8 69 (4.61%) Security Manager
9 66 (4.41%) Developer
10 62 (4.14%) Security Analyst
11 60 (4.01%) Business Manager
12 50 (3.34%) Systems Administrator
13 49 (3.27%) Support Analyst
14 47 (3.14%) Security Officer
15 46 (3.07%) Information Manager
16 44 (2.94%) Information Security Manager
17 43 (2.87%) Infrastructure Manager
17 43 (2.87%) SQL DBA
18 42 (2.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (3.34%) .NET
2 34 (2.27%) Web Services
3 33 (2.20%) ASP.NET
4 31 (2.07%) Middleware
5 29 (1.94%) HTML
6 25 (1.67%) CSS
6 25 (1.67%) XML
7 24 (1.60%) SOAP
8 19 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
9 18 (1.20%) jQuery
10 16 (1.07%) JSON
11 15 (1.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 14 (0.93%) CSS3
12 14 (0.93%) HTML5
13 12 (0.80%) WCF
14 11 (0.73%) MDX
14 11 (0.73%) XSLT
15 10 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
15 10 (0.67%) REST
16 8 (0.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 265 (17.69%) Management Information System
2 211 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
3 146 (9.75%) Data Centre
4 106 (7.08%) Replication
5 76 (5.07%) Clustering
6 72 (4.81%) Computer Science
7 32 (2.14%) Data Protection Act
8 30 (2.00%) Driving Licence
9 25 (1.67%) Smart Meter
10 21 (1.40%) Security Operations Centre
11 20 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 18 (1.20%) FlexPod
13 17 (1.13%) Equities
13 17 (1.13%) Statistics
14 16 (1.07%) Data Integration
14 16 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (1.00%) CMDB
15 15 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (1.00%) VCE vBlock
16 11 (0.73%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 419 (27.97%) Windows
2 272 (18.16%) Linux
3 235 (15.69%) Windows Server
4 166 (11.08%) Unix
5 98 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 92 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 48 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (2.74%) Windows 7
9 26 (1.74%) Solaris
10 24 (1.60%) HPUX
10 24 (1.60%) Windows 8
11 19 (1.27%) Android
12 18 (1.20%) AIX
12 18 (1.20%) Windows 10
13 17 (1.13%) Apple iOS
13 17 (1.13%) Data ONTAP
13 17 (1.13%) SUSE
14 15 (1.00%) OS/400
14 15 (1.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 638 (42.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 456 (30.44%) ITIL
3 339 (22.63%) Information Security
4 234 (15.62%) Business Continuity Planning
5 212 (14.15%) Project Management
6 198 (13.22%) BCP
7 187 (12.48%) Risk Management
8 169 (11.28%) Service Management
9 140 (9.35%) High Availability
10 137 (9.15%) Security Management
11 134 (8.95%) Change Management
12 123 (8.21%) Service Delivery
13 118 (7.88%) Incident Management
14 103 (6.88%) Load Balancing
15 99 (6.61%) PRINCE2
16 96 (6.41%) Data Protection
16 96 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
17 95 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
18 92 (6.14%) Information Security Management
19 88 (5.87%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (12.68%) SQL
2 105 (7.01%) C
3 45 (3.00%) PowerShell
4 38 (2.54%) C#
5 34 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 33 (2.20%) JavaScript
7 28 (1.87%) Python
8 26 (1.74%) Java
9 18 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 13 (0.87%) Perl
11 11 (0.73%) PHP
12 10 (0.67%) VBA
13 9 (0.60%) VBScript
14 8 (0.53%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.53%) C++
14 8 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (0.40%) ABAP
16 5 (0.33%) Ruby
17 4 (0.27%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.27%) VC++
Qualifications
1 249 (16.62%) Degree
2 165 (11.01%) CISSP
3 131 (8.74%) Security Cleared
4 122 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 111 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
6 106 (7.08%) CISM
7 103 (6.88%) CISA
8 76 (5.07%) CCNA
9 64 (4.27%) MCSE
10 43 (2.87%) SC Cleared
11 42 (2.80%) DV Cleared
12 34 (2.27%) CCNP
13 29 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 28 (1.87%) HND
15 26 (1.74%) HNC
16 22 (1.47%) MCSA
17 21 (1.40%) SSCP
18 16 (1.07%) Avaya Certification
18 16 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
19 15 (1.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 214 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 135 (9.01%) SLA
3 99 (6.61%) PCI DSS
4 61 (4.07%) COBIT
5 40 (2.67%) ISO 9001
6 38 (2.54%) QA
7 36 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 30 (2.00%) ISO22301
9 24 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 17 (1.13%) ISO27002
11 12 (0.80%) Data Quality
11 12 (0.80%) SSAE 16
12 10 (0.67%) BS25999
12 10 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 6 (0.40%) COSO
14 5 (0.33%) ISO 14001
15 4 (0.27%) HIPAA
16 3 (0.20%) GPG13
16 3 (0.20%) ISAE 3402
17 2 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 327 (21.83%) Active Directory
2 239 (15.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (5.94%) Hyper-V
4 42 (2.80%) vSphere
5 29 (1.94%) VMware ESX
6 18 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
7 16 (1.07%) KVM
8 12 (0.80%) XenApp
9 8 (0.53%) VMware Server
10 7 (0.47%) Samba
11 6 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.40%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (0.33%) NFS
12 5 (0.33%) vCloud
13 4 (0.27%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.20%) ACF2
14 3 (0.20%) Xen
14 3 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 59 (3.94%) Hyperic
2 28 (1.87%) Backup Exec
3 27 (1.80%) SCCM
4 18 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
5 17 (1.13%) Data Guard
5 17 (1.13%) Tivoli
6 15 (1.00%) SCOM
7 11 (0.73%) Foglight
8 9 (0.60%) AirWatch
9 8 (0.53%) NetBackup
10 7 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 7 (0.47%) Nagios
11 6 (0.40%) Control-M
11 6 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
11 6 (0.40%) Nessus
11 6 (0.40%) Puppet
11 6 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (0.33%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 350 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 296 (19.76%) VMware
3 187 (12.48%) Cisco
4 184 (12.28%) Oracle
5 179 (11.95%) HP
6 135 (9.01%) NetApp
7 124 (8.28%) Citrix
8 112 (7.48%) Symantec
9 87 (5.81%) SolarWinds
10 59 (3.94%) Dell
11 52 (3.47%) Red Hat
12 44 (2.94%) CheckPoint
12 44 (2.94%) IBM
13 41 (2.74%) EMC
13 41 (2.74%) Juniper
14 33 (2.20%) SAP
15 31 (2.07%) Avaya
16 23 (1.54%) CA
16 23 (1.54%) Sun
17 22 (1.47%) Palo Alto
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £650000 - £651000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 27k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MidlandHR
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance, bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £25k OTE £40k, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novo Search & Selection
Salary: An excellent salary with flexible benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum plus benefits package and great office envir
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Briswin
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago