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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 376 374 328
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -46
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 731 762 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.69% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.84% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 550 574 692
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
86254 90952 83241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.49% 82.73% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71278 74182 69352
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +4 263 £57,500 - 39
South East +34 175 £50,000 - 17
North West +40 73 £45,000 +21.22% 7
Yorkshire -16 67 £38,000 -17.39% 11
South West +20 62 £44,500 -10.55% 5
East of England -5 48 £49,000 +10.63% 7
West Midlands -21 38 £50,000 +33.33% 8
East Midlands -11 11 £21,000 -48.14%
North East -18 2 £105,000 +225.58% 1
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 645 (41.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 552 (35.25%) Windows
3 527 (33.65%) ITIL
4 495 (31.61%) Microsoft
5 385 (24.58%) Active Directory
5 385 (24.58%) VMware
6 375 (23.95%) Finance
7 362 (23.12%) Information Security
8 324 (20.69%) Cisco
9 307 (19.60%) SQL Server
10 305 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 285 (18.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 283 (18.07%) SAN
13 276 (17.62%) Firewall
14 260 (16.60%) Business Continuity Planning
15 246 (15.71%) BCP
16 243 (15.52%) Degree
17 239 (15.26%) SQL
18 235 (15.01%) Project Management
19 234 (14.94%) Management Information System
20 233 (14.88%) Service Delivery
20 233 (14.88%) Service Management
21 228 (14.56%) MS Excel
22 215 (13.73%) HP
23 214 (13.67%) Linux
24 213 (13.60%) Data Centre
25 202 (12.90%) Risk Management
26 200 (12.77%) Oracle
27 196 (12.52%) Citrix
28 193 (12.32%) CISSP

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 174 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 81 (5.17%) IIS
3 72 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 71 (4.53%) Lync
5 69 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 61 (3.90%) SharePoint
7 32 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 30 (1.92%) WebSphere
9 29 (1.85%) WebLogic
10 23 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 20 (1.28%) Apache
12 17 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (0.96%) SAS
14 8 (0.51%) NetWeaver
15 6 (0.38%) MQSeries
16 5 (0.32%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.32%) GroupWise
17 4 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
17 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
18 3 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 228 (14.56%) MS Excel
2 85 (5.43%) MS Office
3 34 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.70%) MS Project
6 3 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.64%) Summit
3 9 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.19%) Epicor Vantage
5 3 (0.19%) IntelliMatch
5 3 (0.19%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.19%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.19%) Agresso
6 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.13%) RMDS
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.064%) Orchard Housing
7 1 (0.064%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.064%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.04%) Office 365
3 24 (1.53%) IBM PureFlex
4 20 (1.28%) SaaS
5 19 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.51%) Mimecast
7 7 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.26%) PaaS
9 4 (0.26%) IaaS
10 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.13%) Yammer
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 283 (18.07%) SAN
2 276 (17.62%) Firewall
3 193 (12.32%) WAN
4 190 (12.13%) LAN
5 182 (11.62%) DNS
6 136 (8.68%) VPN
7 132 (8.43%) DHCP
8 123 (7.85%) TCP/IP
9 86 (5.49%) Network Security
10 79 (5.04%) Internet
11 74 (4.73%) VoIP
12 61 (3.90%) NAS
13 53 (3.38%) Wireless
14 48 (3.07%) MPLS
15 45 (2.87%) VLAN
16 38 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
16 38 (2.43%) SSL
17 37 (2.36%) BGP
18 30 (1.92%) OSPF
19 29 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (19.60%) SQL Server
2 70 (4.47%) Oracle Database
3 58 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (3.38%) Relational Database
4 53 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (2.81%) MySQL
6 41 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (2.55%) DB2
8 38 (2.43%) RDBMS
9 34 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 33 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (1.53%) Oracle Exadata
12 23 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
13 22 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (1.34%) Big Data
15 19 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
16 18 (1.15%) OLAP
17 17 (1.09%) OLTP
17 17 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 22 (1.40%) Jenkins
2 17 (1.09%) Maven
2 17 (1.09%) Ant
3 8 (0.51%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (0.32%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.19%) Subversion
7 2 (0.13%) JIRA
8 1 (0.064%) GCC
8 1 (0.064%) PVCS
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.064%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.064%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.064%) Toad
8 1 (0.064%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.064%) CruiseControl
General
1 375 (23.95%) Finance
2 109 (6.96%) Retail
3 102 (6.51%) Banking
4 82 (5.24%) Legal
5 71 (4.53%) Financial Institution
6 70 (4.47%) Front Office
7 55 (3.51%) Law
7 55 (3.51%) Investment Banking
8 50 (3.19%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 21 (1.34%) Back Office
11 19 (1.21%) Marketing
12 14 (0.89%) Automotive
13 11 (0.70%) Advertising
13 11 (0.70%) Welsh Language
14 6 (0.38%) German Language
15 5 (0.32%) Japanese Language
15 5 (0.32%) Czech Language
15 5 (0.32%) Military
15 5 (0.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 273 (17.43%) Analyst
2 153 (9.77%) Architect
3 138 (8.81%) Consultant
4 117 (7.47%) Security Manager
5 85 (5.43%) Service Manager
6 81 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 69 (4.41%) Security Analyst
8 67 (4.28%) Infrastructure Manager
8 67 (4.28%) Security Consultant
9 66 (4.21%) Infrastructure Architect
10 64 (4.09%) Information Manager
10 64 (4.09%) Information Security Manager
11 63 (4.02%) Administrator
12 59 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 58 (3.70%) Desktop Support
13 58 (3.70%) Team Leader
14 51 (3.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 51 (3.26%) Desktop Analyst
15 50 (3.19%) Support Engineer
16 49 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (4.92%) .NET
2 60 (3.83%) Middleware
3 57 (3.64%) Web Services
4 28 (1.79%) HTML
5 25 (1.60%) ASP.NET
6 24 (1.53%) WebSphere MQ
6 24 (1.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 17 (1.09%) XML
8 16 (1.02%) RESTful
9 11 (0.70%) J2EE
10 10 (0.64%) FIX Protocol
11 8 (0.51%) Rendezvous
12 7 (0.45%) SAP Basis
13 6 (0.38%) .NET Framework
13 6 (0.38%) CSS
14 3 (0.19%) JSP
14 3 (0.19%) SOAP
14 3 (0.19%) COM
14 3 (0.19%) WSDL
14 3 (0.19%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 234 (14.94%) Management Information System
2 213 (13.60%) Data Centre
3 148 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
4 141 (9.00%) Clustering
5 98 (6.26%) Replication
6 77 (4.92%) Blackberry
7 73 (4.66%) Computer Science
8 34 (2.17%) FMCG
8 34 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
9 33 (2.11%) FlexPod
10 28 (1.79%) Client/Server
11 25 (1.60%) Cryptography
12 21 (1.34%) PKI
12 21 (1.34%) CMDB
13 20 (1.28%) Equities
14 17 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (0.96%) NHS
15 15 (0.96%) EMC VNX
16 14 (0.89%) Freedom of Information
16 14 (0.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 552 (35.25%) Windows
2 214 (13.67%) Linux
3 156 (9.96%) UNIX
4 137 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 104 (6.64%) Windows 7
6 99 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 92 (5.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (3.38%) Windows XP
9 50 (3.19%) Solaris
10 34 (2.17%) AIX
11 33 (2.11%) HPUX
12 32 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 30 (1.92%) Windows Vista
14 28 (1.79%) SUSE
15 24 (1.53%) OS/400
15 24 (1.53%) zOS
16 19 (1.21%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
17 13 (0.83%) Android
18 10 (0.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 645 (41.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 527 (33.65%) ITIL
3 362 (23.12%) Information Security
4 260 (16.60%) Business Continuity Planning
5 246 (15.71%) BCP
6 235 (15.01%) Project Management
7 233 (14.88%) Service Management
7 233 (14.88%) Service Delivery
8 202 (12.90%) Risk Management
9 147 (9.39%) Security Management
10 140 (8.94%) Business Continuity Management
11 133 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
12 126 (8.05%) Change Management
13 122 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
14 113 (7.22%) Mentoring
15 112 (7.15%) Incident Management
16 111 (7.09%) Load Balancing
17 107 (6.83%) Coaching
18 95 (6.07%) Stakeholder Management
19 89 (5.68%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 239 (15.26%) SQL
2 59 (3.77%) C
3 55 (3.51%) PowerShell
4 44 (2.81%) T-SQL
5 43 (2.75%) Java
6 31 (1.98%) Perl
7 30 (1.92%) C#
8 25 (1.60%) JavaScript
8 25 (1.60%) Shell Script
9 13 (0.83%) Python
10 10 (0.64%) VBScript
11 9 (0.57%) PL/SQL
12 8 (0.51%) VBA
13 5 (0.32%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.32%) APL
14 4 (0.26%) PHP
15 3 (0.19%) VB
15 3 (0.19%) C++
16 2 (0.13%) X++
17 1 (0.064%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 243 (15.52%) Degree
2 193 (12.32%) CISSP
3 159 (10.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 144 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
5 127 (8.11%) MCSE
6 124 (7.92%) Security Cleared
7 119 (7.60%) CISM
8 106 (6.77%) CCNA
9 98 (6.26%) CISA
10 71 (4.53%) CCNP
11 61 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 57 (3.64%) MCP
13 56 (3.58%) SC Cleared
14 38 (2.43%) Citrix Certification
15 34 (2.17%) CCDP
16 31 (1.98%) DV Cleared
17 28 (1.79%) SSCP
18 26 (1.66%) CCA
19 25 (1.60%) PCI QSA
20 24 (1.53%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (18.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 141 (9.00%) PCI DSS
3 127 (8.11%) SLA
4 51 (3.26%) COBIT
5 43 (2.75%) QA
6 36 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 34 (2.17%) ISO 9001
8 28 (1.79%) BS25999
9 15 (0.96%) BS7799
10 7 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 6 (0.38%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.19%) Basel II
12 3 (0.19%) MiFID
12 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.19%) EMIR
12 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
13 2 (0.13%) COSO
13 2 (0.13%) ISO 14000
13 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 385 (24.58%) Active Directory
2 305 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (7.02%) Hyper-V
4 69 (4.41%) vSphere
5 62 (3.96%) XenApp
6 55 (3.51%) VMware ESX
7 38 (2.43%) Terminal Services
7 38 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
8 29 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 27 (1.72%) XenDesktop
10 25 (1.60%) KVM
11 22 (1.40%) Terminal Server
12 15 (0.96%) Samba
13 14 (0.89%) vCloud
14 13 (0.83%) Firmware
15 10 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
16 7 (0.45%) XenServer
16 7 (0.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 6 (0.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 44 (2.81%) SCCM
2 34 (2.17%) Hyperic
3 30 (1.92%) SCOM
3 30 (1.92%) WSUS
4 26 (1.66%) Tivoli
5 16 (1.02%) ARCserve
5 16 (1.02%) SCSM
6 11 (0.70%) Backup Exec
7 8 (0.51%) Puppet
8 7 (0.45%) NetBackup
8 7 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
8 7 (0.45%) FortiGate
8 7 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (0.45%) AirWatch
9 6 (0.38%) EMC VPLEX
9 6 (0.38%) DatAdvantage
9 6 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.38%) Nagios
9 6 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 495 (31.61%) Microsoft
2 385 (24.58%) VMware
3 324 (20.69%) Cisco
4 215 (13.73%) HP
5 200 (12.77%) Oracle
6 196 (12.52%) Citrix
7 126 (8.05%) NetApp
8 121 (7.73%) Symantec
9 94 (6.00%) Juniper
10 79 (5.04%) EMC
11 76 (4.85%) CheckPoint
12 59 (3.77%) SolarWinds
13 53 (3.38%) ServiceNow
14 42 (2.68%) Dell
15 41 (2.62%) IBM
16 35 (2.23%) Avaya
16 35 (2.23%) Red Hat
17 33 (2.11%) Brocade
17 33 (2.11%) SAP
18 29 (1.85%) CA
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Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £40k - 60k per year + £400pm car allowance, £5k bonus
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £44000 - £54000 per annum + Package + Bonus
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Salford, Lancashire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Outsourcery
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
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Bishop Auckland, County Durham
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus profit related bonus
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Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
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Salary: £47000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: excellent benefits
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New Look
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000- £80,000 Plus attractive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Barclay Anderson Limited
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Sussex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good range
Posted: 2 days ago