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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 350 365 348
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 772 794 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.72% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.88% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 598 593 616
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
83174 89930 81696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.46% 82.01% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68342 73659 67938
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +36 312 £55,000 -4.34% 29
South East -14 162 £50,000 +2.04% 21
North West +23 72 £45,000 +21.22% 14
Yorkshire -6 59 £36,000 -19.10% 5
South West -2 48 £40,000 -20.79% 9
East of England -7 46 £45,000 - 11
East Midlands +19 39 £31,250 -16.66% 1
West Midlands -19 37 £50,000 +33.33% 4
North East -1 2 £105,000 +228.12%
Midlands - 1 £67,500 -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 634 (43.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 511 (34.76%) Microsoft
3 503 (34.22%) Windows
4 495 (33.67%) ITIL
5 387 (26.33%) Active Directory
6 374 (25.44%) VMware
7 358 (24.35%) Finance
8 334 (22.72%) Cisco
9 328 (22.31%) Information Security
10 291 (19.80%) VMware Infrastructure
11 276 (18.78%) SQL Server
12 273 (18.57%) Firewall
13 270 (18.37%) SAN
14 264 (17.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 239 (16.26%) Management Information System
16 232 (15.78%) Business Continuity Planning
17 228 (15.51%) Service Delivery
18 227 (15.44%) Degree
19 225 (15.31%) MS Excel
20 224 (15.24%) Service Management
21 220 (14.97%) BCP
22 210 (14.29%) SQL
23 209 (14.22%) Project Management
24 196 (13.33%) HP
25 195 (13.27%) Citrix
26 193 (13.13%) WAN
26 193 (13.13%) Risk Management
27 189 (12.86%) LAN
28 186 (12.65%) DNS
29 182 (12.38%) CISSP

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (11.77%) MS Exchange
2 73 (4.97%) IIS
3 71 (4.83%) Lync
3 71 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 67 (4.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 51 (3.47%) SharePoint
6 36 (2.45%) WebSphere
7 35 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 31 (2.11%) WebLogic
9 26 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
10 19 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (0.95%) Apache
12 11 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (0.68%) Tomcat
14 9 (0.61%) GroupWise
14 9 (0.61%) SAS
15 5 (0.34%) NetWeaver
15 5 (0.34%) JBoss
16 4 (0.27%) OpenStack
16 4 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 225 (15.31%) MS Excel
2 72 (4.90%) MS Office
3 33 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.54%) MS Project
6 3 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.68%) Summit
3 7 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.27%) Agresso
4 4 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.20%) Epicor Vantage
5 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.14%) RMDS
7 1 (0.068%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.068%) Bankmaster
7 1 (0.068%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.068%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (1.84%) Office 365
2 22 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (1.50%) SaaS
3 11 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.61%) Mimecast
5 5 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (0.27%) PaaS
7 3 (0.20%) IaaS
8 2 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.14%) Yammer
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 273 (18.57%) Firewall
2 270 (18.37%) SAN
3 193 (13.13%) WAN
4 189 (12.86%) LAN
5 186 (12.65%) DNS
6 137 (9.32%) DHCP
7 117 (7.96%) VPN
8 114 (7.76%) TCP/IP
9 83 (5.65%) Internet
10 82 (5.58%) Network Security
11 78 (5.31%) VoIP
12 57 (3.88%) Wireless
13 56 (3.81%) NAS
14 53 (3.61%) MPLS
15 52 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
16 39 (2.65%) SSL
17 35 (2.38%) BGP
18 33 (2.24%) VLAN
19 31 (2.11%) OSPF
20 30 (2.04%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 67 (4.56%) Oracle Database
3 58 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (3.40%) Relational Database
5 45 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (2.72%) RDBMS
7 39 (2.65%) DB2
8 37 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (2.18%) MySQL
9 32 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 29 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (1.90%) Oracle Exadata
12 21 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 21 (1.43%) Data Mining
13 18 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
14 17 (1.16%) Big Data
15 16 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
16 15 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
17 14 (0.95%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 15 (1.02%) Jenkins
2 14 (0.95%) Ant
2 14 (0.95%) Maven
3 6 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.27%) Subversion
5 3 (0.20%) CruiseControl
5 3 (0.20%) JDeveloper
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.20%) PVCS
5 3 (0.20%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.068%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.068%) Toad
General
1 358 (24.35%) Finance
2 116 (7.89%) Banking
3 107 (7.28%) Retail
4 71 (4.83%) Financial Institution
5 66 (4.49%) Legal
6 60 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 60 (4.08%) Front Office
7 52 (3.54%) Law
8 51 (3.47%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.70%) Back Office
10 24 (1.63%) Marketing
11 22 (1.50%) Manufacturing
12 16 (1.09%) Advertising
13 14 (0.95%) Automotive
14 13 (0.88%) Electronics
15 7 (0.48%) Welsh Language
16 6 (0.41%) German Language
17 5 (0.34%) Czech Language
17 5 (0.34%) Aerospace
18 4 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 264 (17.96%) Analyst
2 132 (8.98%) Architect
3 128 (8.71%) Consultant
4 114 (7.76%) Security Manager
5 84 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 78 (5.31%) Infrastructure Manager
7 77 (5.24%) Service Manager
8 64 (4.35%) Security Analyst
9 63 (4.29%) Desktop Support
10 62 (4.22%) Infrastructure Architect
11 59 (4.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 58 (3.95%) Information Manager
12 58 (3.95%) Information Security Manager
12 58 (3.95%) Administrator
13 57 (3.88%) Desktop Analyst
13 57 (3.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 55 (3.74%) Security Consultant
14 55 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
15 52 (3.54%) Team Leader
16 46 (3.13%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (5.24%) .NET
2 45 (3.06%) Middleware
3 44 (2.99%) Web Services
4 28 (1.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 28 (1.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 24 (1.63%) HTML
6 22 (1.50%) ASP.NET
7 11 (0.75%) RESTful
7 11 (0.75%) XML
8 8 (0.54%) CSS
8 8 (0.54%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.34%) SAP Basis
9 5 (0.34%) SOAP
9 5 (0.34%) J2EE
9 5 (0.34%) WSDL
10 4 (0.27%) COM
10 4 (0.27%) JSP
10 4 (0.27%) MDX
11 3 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (0.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 239 (16.26%) Management Information System
2 157 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
3 128 (8.71%) Clustering
4 89 (6.05%) Replication
5 81 (5.51%) Blackberry
6 55 (3.74%) Computer Science
7 39 (2.65%) FlexPod
8 36 (2.45%) FMCG
9 34 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
10 26 (1.77%) Cryptography
11 25 (1.70%) Client/Server
12 21 (1.43%) CMDB
13 16 (1.09%) PKI
14 14 (0.95%) Private Cloud
14 14 (0.95%) NHS
15 13 (0.88%) Statistics
15 13 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
15 13 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (0.82%) Mathematics
17 11 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 503 (34.22%) Windows
2 171 (11.63%) Linux
3 134 (9.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 111 (7.55%) UNIX
5 103 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 102 (6.94%) Windows 7
7 99 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (3.33%) Solaris
9 48 (3.27%) Windows XP
10 37 (2.52%) AIX
11 35 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 34 (2.31%) HPUX
12 34 (2.31%) Windows Vista
13 28 (1.90%) SUSE
13 28 (1.90%) zOS
13 28 (1.90%) OS/400
14 13 (0.88%) Android
15 12 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
16 11 (0.75%) CentOS
16 11 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 634 (43.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 495 (33.67%) ITIL
3 328 (22.31%) Information Security
4 232 (15.78%) Business Continuity Planning
5 228 (15.51%) Service Delivery
6 224 (15.24%) Service Management
7 220 (14.97%) BCP
8 209 (14.22%) Project Management
9 193 (13.13%) Risk Management
10 138 (9.39%) Business Continuity Management
11 133 (9.05%) Security Management
12 119 (8.10%) Continuous Improvement
13 115 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
14 109 (7.41%) Change Management
15 105 (7.14%) Coaching
16 100 (6.80%) Incident Management
17 92 (6.26%) Load Balancing
18 91 (6.19%) Mentoring
19 87 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
20 83 (5.65%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 210 (14.29%) SQL
2 43 (2.93%) C
3 42 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 39 (2.65%) Java
5 35 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 25 (1.70%) C#
7 23 (1.56%) JavaScript
8 20 (1.36%) Shell Script
9 18 (1.22%) Perl
10 13 (0.88%) PL/SQL
11 11 (0.75%) VBScript
12 9 (0.61%) VBA
13 7 (0.48%) Python
14 5 (0.34%) PHP
14 5 (0.34%) APL
15 4 (0.27%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.14%) VB
17 1 (0.068%) X++
17 1 (0.068%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.068%) C++
Qualifications
1 227 (15.44%) Degree
2 182 (12.38%) CISSP
3 171 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 147 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 135 (9.18%) MCSE
6 115 (7.82%) CCNA
7 113 (7.69%) CISM
8 95 (6.46%) Security Cleared
9 82 (5.58%) CISA
10 68 (4.63%) CCNP
11 67 (4.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 63 (4.29%) MCP
13 45 (3.06%) SC Cleared
14 44 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
15 34 (2.31%) CCA
16 28 (1.90%) CCDP
16 28 (1.90%) JNCIA
17 27 (1.84%) PCI QSA
18 26 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
19 25 (1.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 264 (17.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 123 (8.37%) SLA
3 122 (8.30%) PCI DSS
4 47 (3.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 46 (3.13%) COBIT
6 36 (2.45%) QA
7 31 (2.11%) ISO 9001
8 23 (1.56%) BS25999
9 11 (0.75%) BS7799
10 9 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 7 (0.48%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.20%) MiFID
12 3 (0.20%) Basel II
12 3 (0.20%) EMIR
12 3 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.14%) COSO
14 1 (0.068%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.068%) HMG Infosec
14 1 (0.068%) ISO 14000
System Software
1 387 (26.33%) Active Directory
2 291 (19.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (8.50%) Hyper-V
4 75 (5.10%) vSphere
5 70 (4.76%) XenApp
6 44 (2.99%) VMware ESX
7 42 (2.86%) Terminal Services
8 34 (2.31%) XenDesktop
8 34 (2.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 29 (1.97%) KVM
10 28 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
11 26 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
12 19 (1.29%) Terminal Server
13 18 (1.22%) vCloud
14 13 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
15 10 (0.68%) XenServer
16 8 (0.54%) NFS
16 8 (0.54%) Firmware
16 8 (0.54%) Samba
16 8 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (3.20%) SCCM
2 36 (2.45%) SCOM
3 33 (2.24%) WSUS
4 30 (2.04%) Tivoli
5 20 (1.36%) Hyperic
6 15 (1.02%) Backup Exec
6 15 (1.02%) ARCserve
6 15 (1.02%) SCSM
7 9 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
7 9 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.48%) Puppet
8 7 (0.48%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.48%) AirWatch
9 6 (0.41%) DatAdvantage
9 6 (0.41%) Nagios
10 5 (0.34%) SCDPM
11 4 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.27%) Ansible
11 4 (0.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 511 (34.76%) Microsoft
2 374 (25.44%) VMware
3 334 (22.72%) Cisco
4 196 (13.33%) HP
5 195 (13.27%) Citrix
6 161 (10.95%) Oracle
7 129 (8.78%) NetApp
8 121 (8.23%) Symantec
9 98 (6.67%) Juniper
10 87 (5.92%) CheckPoint
11 80 (5.44%) EMC
12 57 (3.88%) ServiceNow
13 49 (3.33%) Dell
13 49 (3.33%) IBM
14 46 (3.13%) SolarWinds
15 42 (2.86%) Red Hat
16 38 (2.59%) Brocade
17 37 (2.52%) Veeam
18 33 (2.24%) BMC
18 33 (2.24%) CA
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £DOE + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £125,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Anantha Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £32.7k - 37.5k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Really Good !
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 3 days ago