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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 350 345 333
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 833 789 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.76% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.93% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 648 583 708
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
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
87888 84474 86535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.29% 81.73% 79.56%
Number of salaries quoted 72759 69518 73927
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 November 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 25 November 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 -15 333 £55,000 +4.76% 39
South East -46 123 £47,500 -9.52% 37
Yorkshire +17 107 £40,000 +3.89% 9
North West +44 89 £47,500 +8.57% 5
West Midlands +20 59 £44,000 -4.86% 6
East of England +2 49 £49,000 +15.29% 16
South West -6 40 £50,000 +17.52% 3
East Midlands +16 27 £34,000 -8.10% 5
Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
North East -20 2 - - 1
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 643 (42.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 467 (31.07%) ITIL
3 452 (30.07%) Microsoft
4 431 (28.68%) Finance
5 391 (26.01%) Windows
6 381 (25.35%) VMware
7 310 (20.63%) Information Security
8 283 (18.83%) Business Continuity Planning
9 278 (18.50%) BCP
10 276 (18.36%) Degree
11 250 (16.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 247 (16.43%) Firewall
13 246 (16.37%) Cisco
14 245 (16.30%) SQL Server
15 238 (15.83%) SAN
16 234 (15.57%) Risk Management
17 229 (15.24%) Active Directory
18 222 (14.77%) SQL
18 222 (14.77%) Linux
19 221 (14.70%) HP
20 215 (14.30%) Project Management
21 207 (13.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 201 (13.37%) MS Excel
23 177 (11.78%) Citrix
24 167 (11.11%) Management Information System
25 162 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
26 152 (10.11%) SLA
26 152 (10.11%) Oracle
27 150 (9.98%) MS Exchange
28 143 (9.51%) Windows Server 2008

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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
1 150 (9.98%) MS Exchange
2 87 (5.79%) SharePoint
3 62 (4.13%) IIS
3 62 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 36 (2.40%) WebLogic
6 30 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (1.80%) Apache
8 26 (1.73%) WebSphere
9 25 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 19 (1.26%) Lync
12 14 (0.93%) SAS
13 12 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (0.67%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.67%) Tomcat
15 10 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.47%) WebLogic Portal
16 7 (0.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 201 (13.37%) MS Excel
2 106 (7.05%) MS Office
3 46 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.00%) MS Project
6 4 (0.27%) FastStats
6 4 (0.27%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.20%) Revit
8 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.67%) Summit
2 7 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.47%) Changepoint
3 6 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.40%) BASE24
4 4 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.13%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.13%) Agresso
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.067%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.067%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.067%) SAP xMII
6 1 (0.067%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.86%) Office 365
2 24 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (1.00%) SaaS
6 5 (0.33%) PaaS
7 4 (0.27%) IaaS
8 1 (0.067%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 247 (16.43%) Firewall
2 238 (15.83%) SAN
3 142 (9.45%) DNS
4 131 (8.72%) WAN
5 123 (8.18%) TCP/IP
6 122 (8.12%) LAN
7 86 (5.72%) Network Security
8 74 (4.92%) DHCP
9 63 (4.19%) Internet
10 61 (4.06%) VPN
11 53 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
12 43 (2.86%) Wireless
12 43 (2.86%) OSPF
12 43 (2.86%) BGP
13 42 (2.79%) Cisco Nexus
14 41 (2.73%) VoIP
15 38 (2.53%) SSL
16 36 (2.40%) MPLS
17 28 (1.86%) EIGRP
18 26 (1.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.52%) Oracle Database
3 49 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
4 43 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 28 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (1.86%) DB2
8 27 (1.80%) RDBMS
9 25 (1.66%) MySQL
9 25 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (1.40%) Oracle Exadata
11 19 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (0.93%) Hadoop
14 12 (0.80%) QlikView
14 12 (0.80%) Big Data
15 11 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
15 11 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (1.00%) Subversion
2 11 (0.73%) Git (software)
3 10 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.27%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.27%) JIRA
6 2 (0.13%) Maven
6 2 (0.13%) Ant
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.13%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.13%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.13%) Hudson
6 2 (0.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.067%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.067%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.067%) Selenium
7 1 (0.067%) TestNG
General
1 431 (28.68%) Finance
2 110 (7.32%) Banking
3 96 (6.39%) Telecoms
4 89 (5.92%) Legal
5 63 (4.19%) Law
6 47 (3.13%) Retail
7 34 (2.26%) Marketing
8 31 (2.06%) Back Office
9 30 (2.00%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.46%) Advertising
11 18 (1.20%) Front Office
12 17 (1.13%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.80%) Publishing
14 11 (0.73%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.60%) Electronics
16 8 (0.53%) Welsh Language
17 6 (0.40%) Games
18 5 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.33%) French Language
18 5 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 244 (16.23%) Analyst
2 121 (8.05%) Architect
3 100 (6.65%) Administrator
4 91 (6.05%) Consultant
5 78 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 72 (4.79%) Service Manager
7 70 (4.66%) Support Analyst
8 64 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
9 62 (4.13%) Infrastructure Manager
10 58 (3.86%) Security Analyst
10 58 (3.86%) Security Officer
11 54 (3.59%) Business Manager
12 53 (3.53%) Security Manager
12 53 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
13 46 (3.06%) Information Manager
14 43 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
15 41 (2.73%) Information Security Manager
16 40 (2.66%) DBA
17 37 (2.46%) Developer
18 36 (2.40%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (3.93%) Middleware
2 36 (2.40%) .NET
3 34 (2.26%) Web Services
4 32 (2.13%) HTML
5 29 (1.93%) CSS
6 21 (1.40%) WebSphere MQ
7 20 (1.33%) ASP.NET
8 18 (1.20%) XML
9 15 (1.00%) J2EE
10 14 (0.93%) SOAP
11 12 (0.80%) .NET Framework
12 11 (0.73%) MDX
12 11 (0.73%) jQuery
13 9 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (0.53%) HTML5
15 7 (0.47%) CSS3
15 7 (0.47%) JMS
16 6 (0.40%) JSP
16 6 (0.40%) Hibernate
17 5 (0.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 167 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 162 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (5.39%) Replication
4 80 (5.32%) Clustering
5 54 (3.59%) Computer Science
6 36 (2.40%) Blackberry
7 34 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
8 24 (1.60%) FlexPod
9 22 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.40%) Hedge funds
11 20 (1.33%) Fixed Income
12 19 (1.26%) CESG
12 19 (1.26%) Client/Server
13 15 (1.00%) CLARiiON
13 15 (1.00%) PKI
13 15 (1.00%) FMCG
13 15 (1.00%) Reference Data
14 14 (0.93%) RMADS
14 14 (0.93%) PMI
15 13 (0.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 391 (26.01%) Windows
2 222 (14.77%) Linux
3 143 (9.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 135 (8.98%) UNIX
5 92 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 74 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 70 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 56 (3.73%) Windows 7
9 52 (3.46%) Solaris
10 49 (3.26%) HPUX
11 27 (1.80%) AIX
12 26 (1.73%) SUSE
13 22 (1.46%) zOS
14 21 (1.40%) OS/400
15 16 (1.06%) Windows 8
16 11 (0.73%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.40%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.40%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 643 (42.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 467 (31.07%) ITIL
3 310 (20.63%) Information Security
4 283 (18.83%) Business Continuity Planning
5 278 (18.50%) BCP
6 234 (15.57%) Risk Management
7 215 (14.30%) Project Management
8 142 (9.45%) Service Delivery
9 128 (8.52%) Service Management
10 125 (8.32%) Change Management
11 124 (8.25%) Security Management
12 113 (7.52%) PRINCE2
13 109 (7.25%) Problem Management
14 105 (6.99%) Change Control
15 102 (6.79%) Capacity Management
16 95 (6.32%) Business Continuity Management
17 93 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
18 89 (5.92%) Data Protection
19 88 (5.85%) Coaching
20 84 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 222 (14.77%) SQL
2 47 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 47 (3.13%) Java
3 45 (2.99%) T-SQL
4 43 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 41 (2.73%) C
6 38 (2.53%) Python
7 29 (1.93%) C#
8 27 (1.80%) Perl
9 23 (1.53%) JavaScript
10 21 (1.40%) PHP
11 9 (0.60%) Bash Shell
12 8 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.53%) VBScript
13 7 (0.47%) VB
14 6 (0.40%) C++
14 6 (0.40%) Korn
15 4 (0.27%) Pig Latin
16 3 (0.20%) R
16 3 (0.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 276 (18.36%) Degree
2 111 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 108 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
4 107 (7.12%) CISSP
5 75 (4.99%) Security Cleared
6 73 (4.86%) CISM
7 70 (4.66%) MCSE
8 62 (4.13%) CCNA
9 60 (3.99%) ITIL Certification
10 51 (3.39%) SC Cleared
11 46 (3.06%) CISA
11 46 (3.06%) CCNP
12 40 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 39 (2.59%) MCSA
14 32 (2.13%) HND
15 26 (1.73%) ISEB
15 26 (1.73%) MCITP
16 22 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 19 (1.26%) PMI Certification
18 16 (1.06%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (13.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 152 (10.11%) SLA
3 85 (5.66%) PCI DSS
4 33 (2.20%) COBIT
4 33 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (1.93%) ISO 9001
6 25 (1.66%) BS25999
7 20 (1.33%) QA
8 9 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 9 (0.60%) COSO
9 6 (0.40%) GCP
10 5 (0.33%) CESG Infosec
11 4 (0.27%) GMP
11 4 (0.27%) GLP
12 3 (0.20%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.20%) BS7799
12 3 (0.20%) HL7
13 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.067%) Data Quality
14 1 (0.067%) TickIT
System Software
1 250 (16.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 229 (15.24%) Active Directory
3 106 (7.05%) XenApp
4 76 (5.06%) Hyper-V
5 75 (4.99%) vSphere
6 27 (1.80%) VMware ESX
7 25 (1.66%) MetaFrame
8 22 (1.46%) vCloud
9 21 (1.40%) KVM
9 21 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (1.26%) XenDesktop
11 12 (0.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 12 (0.80%) UAG
11 12 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 10 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
12 10 (0.67%) Terminal Services
13 9 (0.60%) Xen
13 9 (0.60%) VMware Server
14 8 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (0.53%) Samba
Systems Management
1 27 (1.80%) SCCM
1 27 (1.80%) Cisco UCCX
2 25 (1.66%) HP SIM
3 22 (1.46%) Tivoli
4 20 (1.33%) WSUS
5 19 (1.26%) Backup Exec
6 15 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 15 (1.00%) SCOM
6 15 (1.00%) Data Guard
7 12 (0.80%) Puppet
8 11 (0.73%) NetBackup
9 10 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
9 10 (0.67%) FortiGate
9 10 (0.67%) Ansible
10 9 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (0.60%) XenMobile
11 8 (0.53%) Nessus
12 7 (0.47%) Foglight
12 7 (0.47%) Cacti
13 6 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 452 (30.07%) Microsoft
2 381 (25.35%) VMware
3 246 (16.37%) Cisco
4 221 (14.70%) HP
5 177 (11.78%) Citrix
6 152 (10.11%) Oracle
7 105 (6.99%) NetApp
8 96 (6.39%) CheckPoint
9 95 (6.32%) EMC
10 69 (4.59%) Red Hat
11 64 (4.26%) Symantec
12 55 (3.66%) IBM
13 49 (3.26%) Juniper
14 41 (2.73%) Dell
15 36 (2.40%) SAP
16 34 (2.26%) SolarWinds
17 28 (1.86%) McAfee
18 27 (1.80%) CA
19 26 (1.73%) BMC
20 23 (1.53%) Brocade
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5k Travel Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £70,000 per annum plus excelle
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £52000 - £72000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £100000 - £105000 per annum + £7,000 car + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
University of Westminster
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Includes OTE + £4000 Car Allowance +
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago