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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 394 326 339
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +13
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 670 783 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.79% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.97% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 485 614 696
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.52%
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
87520 80865 87791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.06% 81.20% 79.24%
Number of salaries quoted 70546 67175 74865
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
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 23 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 23 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 -65 279 £55,000 - 37
South East -42 117 £51,250 +28.12% 25
Yorkshire +3 91 £45,000 +12.50% 9
North West -4 56 £47,500 +7.95% 10
East of England -43 46 £47,500 +18.75% 11
West Midlands -2 34 £45,000 -10.00% 7
South West -52 26 £50,000 -1.96% 8
East Midlands -11 18 £42,500 +41.66% 1
North East -10 10 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 640 (43.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 431 (29.28%) Finance
3 407 (27.65%) ITIL
4 375 (25.48%) Windows
5 340 (23.10%) Microsoft
6 333 (22.62%) Information Security
7 320 (21.74%) VMware
8 277 (18.82%) Business Continuity Planning
9 259 (17.60%) BCP
10 253 (17.19%) Firewall
11 242 (16.44%) Risk Management
12 241 (16.37%) SAN
13 239 (16.24%) VMware Infrastructure
14 238 (16.17%) Linux
15 230 (15.63%) SQL Server
16 228 (15.49%) SQL
17 223 (15.15%) Cisco
18 213 (14.47%) HP
19 212 (14.40%) Degree
20 208 (14.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 207 (14.06%) Project Management
22 172 (11.68%) Management Information System
23 171 (11.62%) Active Directory
24 164 (11.14%) Oracle
25 154 (10.46%) Service Management
26 146 (9.92%) MS Excel
27 144 (9.78%) UNIX
27 144 (9.78%) Service Delivery
28 140 (9.51%) MS Exchange
29 136 (9.24%) Analytical Skills

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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
1 140 (9.51%) MS Exchange
2 86 (5.84%) SharePoint
3 71 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 56 (3.80%) IIS
5 30 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (1.90%) WebLogic
6 28 (1.90%) Apache
7 20 (1.36%) WebSphere
8 18 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
8 18 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (0.95%) OpenStack
11 12 (0.82%) CMS
11 12 (0.82%) Lync
11 12 (0.82%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.68%) SAS
12 10 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
13 9 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 146 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 83 (5.64%) MS Office
3 23 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.61%) MS Project
5 5 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.34%) FastStats
6 4 (0.27%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.068%) Revit
Business Applications
1 21 (1.43%) Summit
2 15 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.48%) BASE24
5 3 (0.20%) Exchequer
5 3 (0.20%) Epicor Vantage
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.068%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.068%) HFM
7 1 (0.068%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.068%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (1.43%) Office 365
2 18 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.09%) SaaS
4 12 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.68%) IaaS
6 9 (0.61%) PaaS
7 5 (0.34%) Joyent
8 1 (0.068%) Heroku
8 1 (0.068%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 253 (17.19%) Firewall
2 241 (16.37%) SAN
3 135 (9.17%) DNS
4 112 (7.61%) TCP/IP
5 104 (7.07%) WAN
6 96 (6.52%) LAN
7 74 (5.03%) Internet
8 64 (4.35%) VPN
8 64 (4.35%) Network Security
9 61 (4.14%) DHCP
10 48 (3.26%) Wireless
11 41 (2.79%) NAS
11 41 (2.79%) Intranet
12 39 (2.65%) OSPF
13 35 (2.38%) BGP
14 34 (2.31%) VoIP
15 32 (2.17%) MPLS
15 32 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
16 31 (2.11%) EIGRP
17 27 (1.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 60 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 60 (4.08%) Oracle Database
3 58 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (2.51%) MySQL
7 36 (2.45%) Relational Database
8 33 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 31 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (1.63%) DB2
12 21 (1.43%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
15 15 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 13 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
17 11 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
17 11 (0.75%) DTS
Development Applications
1 11 (0.75%) JIRA
2 10 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (0.61%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.61%) Subversion
4 8 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.27%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.20%) Selenium
7 3 (0.20%) TestNG
7 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.20%) Hudson
8 2 (0.14%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.068%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 431 (29.28%) Finance
2 106 (7.20%) Legal
3 91 (6.18%) Banking
4 85 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 45 (3.06%) Law
6 41 (2.79%) Retail
7 38 (2.58%) Investment Banking
8 33 (2.24%) Marketing
9 32 (2.17%) Back Office
10 20 (1.36%) Advertising
11 12 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.54%) Local Government
13 7 (0.48%) Games
13 7 (0.48%) Front Office
13 7 (0.48%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.41%) Electronics
14 6 (0.41%) Publishing
14 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.41%) French Language
15 5 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 206 (13.99%) Analyst
2 129 (8.76%) Consultant
3 128 (8.70%) Architect
4 92 (6.25%) Administrator
5 73 (4.96%) DBA
6 63 (4.28%) Service Manager
7 58 (3.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 58 (3.94%) Security Officer
8 55 (3.74%) Support Analyst
9 54 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 48 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
11 47 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
11 47 (3.19%) Business Manager
12 43 (2.92%) SQL DBA
13 41 (2.79%) Security Manager
14 39 (2.65%) Security Analyst
15 37 (2.51%) Information Manager
16 35 (2.38%) Developer
17 34 (2.31%) Systems Engineer
18 33 (2.24%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (3.94%) Middleware
2 42 (2.85%) .NET
3 31 (2.11%) XML
4 26 (1.77%) HTML
5 24 (1.63%) ASP.NET
6 23 (1.56%) CSS
7 22 (1.49%) Web Services
8 13 (0.88%) SOAP
8 13 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
8 13 (0.88%) jQuery
9 10 (0.68%) JSON
10 9 (0.61%) JMX
11 8 (0.54%) COM
12 6 (0.41%) LAMP
13 5 (0.34%) Hibernate
13 5 (0.34%) Spring
13 5 (0.34%) Ajax
13 5 (0.34%) J2EE
13 5 (0.34%) SailPoint
13 5 (0.34%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 172 (11.68%) Management Information System
2 136 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (6.79%) Replication
4 77 (5.23%) Clustering
5 47 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 40 (2.72%) Data Protection Act
7 25 (1.70%) Blackberry
8 22 (1.49%) PMI
8 22 (1.49%) Open Source
8 22 (1.49%) HP StorageWorks
9 20 (1.36%) Hedge funds
10 18 (1.22%) Reference Data
10 18 (1.22%) CLARiiON
11 17 (1.15%) CESG
11 17 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (1.09%) FlexPod
12 16 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
13 14 (0.95%) RMADS
14 12 (0.82%) Statistics
14 12 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 375 (25.48%) Windows
2 238 (16.17%) Linux
3 144 (9.78%) UNIX
4 118 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (5.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 74 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 62 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 44 (2.99%) HPUX
9 44 (2.99%) Solaris
10 22 (1.49%) SUSE
11 17 (1.15%) AIX
12 14 (0.95%) zOS
13 13 (0.88%) OS/400
14 11 (0.75%) Windows XP
15 10 (0.68%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.61%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.61%) Debian
16 9 (0.61%) SVR4
17 7 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 640 (43.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 407 (27.65%) ITIL
3 333 (22.62%) Information Security
4 277 (18.82%) Business Continuity Planning
5 259 (17.60%) BCP
6 242 (16.44%) Risk Management
7 207 (14.06%) Project Management
8 154 (10.46%) Service Management
9 144 (9.78%) Service Delivery
10 130 (8.83%) Business Continuity Management
11 123 (8.36%) Change Management
12 116 (7.88%) Security Management
13 109 (7.40%) Mentoring
14 100 (6.79%) Data Protection
15 94 (6.39%) Incident Management
16 92 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
17 89 (6.05%) Problem Management
18 88 (5.98%) PRINCE2
19 80 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
20 79 (5.37%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 228 (15.49%) SQL
2 67 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 59 (4.01%) Shell Script
4 55 (3.74%) PowerShell
5 44 (2.99%) Perl
6 39 (2.65%) Java
7 34 (2.31%) C
8 31 (2.11%) C#
9 24 (1.63%) Python
10 22 (1.49%) JavaScript
11 18 (1.22%) PHP
12 17 (1.15%) Bash Shell
13 13 (0.88%) PL/SQL
14 12 (0.82%) VBScript
15 10 (0.68%) C++
16 7 (0.48%) VBA
16 7 (0.48%) Ruby
17 6 (0.41%) COBOL
18 5 (0.34%) VB
19 4 (0.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 212 (14.40%) Degree
2 113 (7.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 109 (7.40%) Cisco Certification
4 94 (6.39%) CISSP
5 78 (5.30%) MCSE
6 65 (4.42%) CCNA
7 61 (4.14%) Security Cleared
8 51 (3.46%) CISM
9 50 (3.40%) CISA
10 49 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
11 42 (2.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 39 (2.65%) MCSA
13 38 (2.58%) SC Cleared
14 37 (2.51%) CCNP
15 34 (2.31%) ISEB
16 33 (2.24%) MCITP
17 32 (2.17%) HND
18 30 (2.04%) PMI Certification
19 23 (1.56%) HNC
20 17 (1.15%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (14.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 129 (8.76%) SLA
3 101 (6.86%) PCI DSS
4 43 (2.92%) ISO 9001
5 41 (2.79%) COBIT
6 31 (2.11%) QA
7 25 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 15 (1.02%) BS25999
10 13 (0.88%) ISO 9000
11 10 (0.68%) BS7799
12 9 (0.61%) COSO
13 6 (0.41%) GCP
14 5 (0.34%) CESG Infosec
15 4 (0.27%) GMP
15 4 (0.27%) GLP
16 3 (0.20%) HL7
17 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
17 2 (0.14%) GPG13
18 1 (0.068%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 239 (16.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 171 (11.62%) Active Directory
3 77 (5.23%) Hyper-V
4 76 (5.16%) XenApp
5 62 (4.21%) vSphere
6 30 (2.04%) VMware ESX
7 29 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
9 23 (1.56%) vCloud
10 21 (1.43%) Xen
11 16 (1.09%) KVM
12 14 (0.95%) XenDesktop
13 13 (0.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 13 (0.88%) UAG
14 12 (0.82%) Terminal Services
15 11 (0.75%) MetaFrame
15 11 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
15 11 (0.75%) Veritas File System
16 9 (0.61%) XenServer
16 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 28 (1.90%) HP SIM
2 26 (1.77%) Data Guard
3 21 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
3 21 (1.43%) Backup Exec
4 20 (1.36%) Nagios
4 20 (1.36%) SCOM
5 19 (1.29%) SCCM
6 18 (1.22%) WSUS
7 17 (1.15%) NetBackup
7 17 (1.15%) Tivoli
7 17 (1.15%) Puppet
8 12 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (0.68%) Nessus
9 10 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
11 7 (0.48%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.41%) OpenView
13 5 (0.34%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 340 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 320 (21.74%) VMware
3 223 (15.15%) Cisco
4 213 (14.47%) HP
5 164 (11.14%) Oracle
6 133 (9.04%) Citrix
7 91 (6.18%) EMC
8 90 (6.11%) NetApp
9 83 (5.64%) Red Hat
10 61 (4.14%) CheckPoint
11 53 (3.60%) IBM
12 48 (3.26%) Symantec
13 40 (2.72%) SolarWinds
14 35 (2.38%) Dell
15 34 (2.31%) Juniper
16 25 (1.70%) BMC
16 25 (1.70%) McAfee
17 23 (1.56%) Bloomberg
17 23 (1.56%) CA
18 22 (1.49%) Avaya
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + ACCOMMODATION + SCHOOLING + BONUS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
PULSE
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits inc. pension and 25 days holiday
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
RecruitX
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £75000.00 per annum + ACCOMMODATION + SCHOOLING + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Salt
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + + Competitive Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago