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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 388 329 338
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +9
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 697 775 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.78% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.95% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 500 603 692
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
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
87531 81269 87492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.11% 81.29% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70660 67401 74411
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 £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -66 295 £55,000 - 41
South East -37 118 £50,000 +25.00% 20
Yorkshire +2 90 £42,500 +6.25% 9
North West +11 59 £47,500 +18.75% 15
East of England -46 44 £47,500 +18.75% 11
West Midlands +7 41 £45,000 - 9
South West -40 29 £56,500 +10.78% 8
East Midlands -5 20 £42,500 +32.81% 2
North East -11 8 £40,000 +15.94%
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 644 (43.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 440 (29.47%) Finance
3 426 (28.53%) ITIL
4 379 (25.39%) Windows
5 353 (23.64%) Microsoft
6 328 (21.97%) VMware
7 327 (21.90%) Information Security
8 281 (18.82%) Business Continuity Planning
9 264 (17.68%) BCP
10 253 (16.95%) Firewall
11 245 (16.41%) SAN
12 244 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
13 241 (16.14%) SQL Server
14 238 (15.94%) Linux
15 237 (15.87%) Risk Management
16 233 (15.61%) SQL
17 228 (15.27%) Cisco
17 228 (15.27%) Degree
18 221 (14.80%) Project Management
19 215 (14.40%) HP
20 211 (14.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 174 (11.65%) Active Directory
22 171 (11.45%) Management Information System
23 167 (11.19%) Oracle
24 152 (10.18%) Service Management
25 148 (9.91%) MS Excel
26 145 (9.71%) MS Exchange
27 143 (9.58%) UNIX
27 143 (9.58%) Service Delivery
28 140 (9.38%) Analytical Skills

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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
1 145 (9.71%) MS Exchange
2 92 (6.16%) SharePoint
3 72 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 56 (3.75%) IIS
5 31 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (2.01%) Apache
7 29 (1.94%) WebLogic
8 21 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (1.41%) WebSphere
9 19 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (0.94%) Lync
13 13 (0.87%) Tomcat
14 12 (0.80%) OpenStack
15 11 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.74%) CMS
16 10 (0.67%) SAS
17 9 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
17 9 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 148 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 88 (5.89%) MS Office
3 26 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.60%) MS Project
5 5 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.33%) FastStats
6 4 (0.27%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.067%) Revit
Business Applications
1 19 (1.27%) Summit
2 14 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.47%) BASE24
5 3 (0.20%) Exchequer
5 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.13%) Epicor Vantage
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.067%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.067%) HFM
7 1 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.067%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.067%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (1.41%) Office 365
3 19 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.07%) SaaS
5 13 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.67%) IaaS
7 9 (0.60%) PaaS
8 4 (0.27%) Joyent
9 1 (0.067%) Heroku
9 1 (0.067%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 253 (16.95%) Firewall
2 245 (16.41%) SAN
3 134 (8.98%) DNS
4 115 (7.70%) TCP/IP
5 108 (7.23%) WAN
6 97 (6.50%) LAN
7 71 (4.76%) Internet
8 65 (4.35%) VPN
9 63 (4.22%) DHCP
9 63 (4.22%) Network Security
10 48 (3.22%) Wireless
11 42 (2.81%) NAS
11 42 (2.81%) OSPF
12 40 (2.68%) Intranet
13 38 (2.55%) BGP
14 36 (2.41%) MPLS
15 34 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
15 34 (2.28%) VoIP
16 32 (2.14%) EIGRP
17 28 (1.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (16.14%) SQL Server
2 66 (4.42%) Oracle Database
3 64 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 53 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (2.48%) MySQL
7 37 (2.48%) Relational Database
8 36 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 35 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 28 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (1.67%) DB2
12 22 (1.47%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
14 19 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 14 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
18 13 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
19 11 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (0.74%) JIRA
2 10 (0.67%) Subversion
2 10 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.27%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.20%) Hudson
7 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.20%) Selenium
7 3 (0.20%) TestNG
8 2 (0.13%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.067%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.067%) Maven
9 1 (0.067%) Ant
9 1 (0.067%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 440 (29.47%) Finance
2 105 (7.03%) Legal
3 86 (5.76%) Banking
4 82 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 49 (3.28%) Law
6 43 (2.88%) Retail
7 35 (2.34%) Investment Banking
8 32 (2.14%) Marketing
8 32 (2.14%) Back Office
9 21 (1.41%) Advertising
10 10 (0.67%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.67%) Front Office
11 8 (0.54%) Local Government
12 7 (0.47%) Games
12 7 (0.47%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.40%) Electronics
13 6 (0.40%) Publishing
13 6 (0.40%) French Language
14 5 (0.33%) German Language
14 5 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 214 (14.33%) Analyst
2 132 (8.84%) Architect
3 121 (8.10%) Consultant
4 95 (6.36%) Administrator
5 71 (4.76%) DBA
6 67 (4.49%) Service Manager
7 62 (4.15%) Support Analyst
8 60 (4.02%) Infrastructure Manager
9 59 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 54 (3.62%) Security Officer
11 51 (3.42%) Systems Administrator
12 49 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
13 47 (3.15%) Business Manager
14 44 (2.95%) SQL DBA
15 42 (2.81%) Security Manager
16 40 (2.68%) Security Analyst
16 40 (2.68%) Developer
17 38 (2.55%) Information Manager
18 35 (2.34%) Infrastructure Architect
19 34 (2.28%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (4.09%) Middleware
2 42 (2.81%) .NET
3 29 (1.94%) XML
4 26 (1.74%) ASP.NET
5 25 (1.67%) HTML
6 22 (1.47%) CSS
7 21 (1.41%) Web Services
8 14 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (0.87%) SOAP
9 13 (0.87%) jQuery
10 9 (0.60%) JSON
10 9 (0.60%) JMX
11 8 (0.54%) .NET Framework
11 8 (0.54%) MDX
12 7 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (0.40%) Spring
13 6 (0.40%) Hibernate
13 6 (0.40%) COM
13 6 (0.40%) J2EE
14 5 (0.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 171 (11.45%) Management Information System
2 140 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (6.70%) Replication
4 79 (5.29%) Clustering
5 49 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 39 (2.61%) Data Protection Act
7 27 (1.81%) Blackberry
8 23 (1.54%) PMI
9 22 (1.47%) Open Source
10 21 (1.41%) HP StorageWorks
11 20 (1.34%) Hedge funds
12 19 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (1.21%) Reference Data
14 17 (1.14%) FlexPod
14 17 (1.14%) CESG
14 17 (1.14%) CLARiiON
15 16 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
16 14 (0.94%) RMADS
17 13 (0.87%) Data Integration
18 12 (0.80%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 379 (25.39%) Windows
2 238 (15.94%) Linux
3 143 (9.58%) UNIX
4 122 (8.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (5.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 77 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (3.22%) Windows 7
8 45 (3.01%) Solaris
9 44 (2.95%) HPUX
10 23 (1.54%) SUSE
11 18 (1.21%) AIX
12 15 (1.00%) zOS
13 14 (0.94%) OS/400
14 12 (0.80%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.60%) Debian
15 9 (0.60%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.60%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.60%) SVR4
16 7 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 644 (43.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 426 (28.53%) ITIL
3 327 (21.90%) Information Security
4 281 (18.82%) Business Continuity Planning
5 264 (17.68%) BCP
6 237 (15.87%) Risk Management
7 221 (14.80%) Project Management
8 152 (10.18%) Service Management
9 143 (9.58%) Service Delivery
10 127 (8.51%) Business Continuity Management
11 119 (7.97%) Change Management
12 116 (7.77%) Security Management
13 105 (7.03%) Mentoring
14 100 (6.70%) Data Protection
15 98 (6.56%) PRINCE2
16 95 (6.36%) Problem Management
17 91 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
18 90 (6.03%) Incident Management
19 83 (5.56%) Change Control
20 82 (5.49%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 233 (15.61%) SQL
2 71 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 58 (3.88%) Shell Script
4 55 (3.68%) PowerShell
5 43 (2.88%) Perl
6 40 (2.68%) Java
7 35 (2.34%) C
8 34 (2.28%) C#
9 27 (1.81%) Python
10 21 (1.41%) JavaScript
11 19 (1.27%) PHP
12 16 (1.07%) Bash Shell
13 12 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 11 (0.74%) VBScript
15 10 (0.67%) C++
16 7 (0.47%) Ruby
17 6 (0.40%) COBOL
18 5 (0.33%) VB
18 5 (0.33%) VBA
19 4 (0.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 228 (15.27%) Degree
2 114 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 110 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
4 92 (6.16%) CISSP
5 78 (5.22%) MCSE
6 63 (4.22%) CCNA
7 61 (4.09%) Security Cleared
8 51 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
8 51 (3.42%) CISM
9 47 (3.15%) CISA
10 40 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 39 (2.61%) SC Cleared
12 38 (2.55%) MCSA
12 38 (2.55%) CCNP
13 34 (2.28%) HND
13 34 (2.28%) ISEB
14 33 (2.21%) MCITP
15 31 (2.08%) PMI Certification
16 24 (1.61%) HNC
17 17 (1.14%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (14.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 131 (8.77%) SLA
3 98 (6.56%) PCI DSS
4 42 (2.81%) ISO 9001
4 42 (2.81%) COBIT
5 33 (2.21%) QA
6 27 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (1.21%) BS25999
8 16 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 12 (0.80%) ISO 9000
10 11 (0.74%) BS7799
11 9 (0.60%) COSO
12 6 (0.40%) GCP
13 5 (0.33%) CESG Infosec
14 4 (0.27%) GMP
14 4 (0.27%) GLP
15 3 (0.20%) HL7
16 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
16 2 (0.13%) GPG13
17 1 (0.067%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 244 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 174 (11.65%) Active Directory
3 79 (5.29%) XenApp
4 74 (4.96%) Hyper-V
5 60 (4.02%) vSphere
6 29 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (1.94%) VMware ESX
7 23 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
7 23 (1.54%) vCloud
8 21 (1.41%) Xen
9 14 (0.94%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.94%) KVM
10 13 (0.87%) UAG
11 12 (0.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 12 (0.80%) MetaFrame
12 11 (0.74%) Terminal Services
12 11 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (0.74%) Veritas File System
13 8 (0.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 8 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (1.88%) HP SIM
2 25 (1.67%) Data Guard
3 21 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
3 21 (1.41%) Backup Exec
4 20 (1.34%) Nagios
5 19 (1.27%) SCOM
6 18 (1.21%) WSUS
7 17 (1.14%) Tivoli
7 17 (1.14%) SCCM
8 16 (1.07%) NetBackup
8 16 (1.07%) Puppet
9 12 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (0.67%) Nessus
11 9 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
11 9 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
12 7 (0.47%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.40%) OpenView
14 5 (0.33%) Foglight
Vendors
1 353 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 328 (21.97%) VMware
3 228 (15.27%) Cisco
4 215 (14.40%) HP
5 167 (11.19%) Oracle
6 137 (9.18%) Citrix
7 90 (6.03%) NetApp
8 89 (5.96%) EMC
9 82 (5.49%) Red Hat
10 64 (4.29%) CheckPoint
11 54 (3.62%) IBM
12 48 (3.22%) Symantec
13 40 (2.68%) SolarWinds
14 37 (2.48%) Dell
14 37 (2.48%) Juniper
15 25 (1.67%) BMC
15 25 (1.67%) McAfee
16 23 (1.54%) Bloomberg
16 23 (1.54%) Avaya
16 23 (1.54%) CA
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 41 minutes ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33250 per annum + (package)+ben
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + ACCOMMODATION + SCHOOLING + BONUS
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
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Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + options + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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LV=
Salary: Competitive
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Manchester, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
Xchanging
Salary: Bens + Bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £47k per year + bonus + package
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Salary: Competitive
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