The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 88 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 11 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.83% 1.78% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 2.35% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 4
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £35,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
Business Continuity
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1118 1065 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 84.57% 75.64% 73.82%
Number of salaries quoted 904 866 606
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,525 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Essex region.

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Essex

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Essex

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
Chelmsford 0 1 £47,500 +33.80%
Brentwood -11 1 - -
Colchester -15 1 £80,000 +39.13%
Business Continuity
East of England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 14 (60.87%) Management Information System
2 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
3 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (47.83%) ITIL
5 10 (43.48%) Resource Management
6 9 (39.13%) Strategic Planning
6 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (34.78%) Coaching
7 8 (34.78%) Data Security
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Linux
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
8 5 (21.74%) Citrix
8 5 (21.74%) SAN
8 5 (21.74%) NetApp
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 4 (17.39%) HP
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (17.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (17.39%) Symantec
9 4 (17.39%) BCP
9 4 (17.39%) Sun
9 4 (17.39%) DHCP
9 4 (17.39%) DNS
9 4 (17.39%) MCSE
9 4 (17.39%) Solaris
9 4 (17.39%) Change Management
9 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
9 4 (17.39%) Statistics

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) DHCP
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless Security
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Head of IT
2 4 (17.39%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Account Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Officer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Director
4 1 (4.35%) Report Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Life Science
3 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Solaris
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
2 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (47.83%) ITIL
4 10 (43.48%) Resource Management
5 9 (39.13%) Strategic Planning
5 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (34.78%) Coaching
6 8 (34.78%) Data Security
7 4 (17.39%) BCP
7 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.35%) Time Management
8 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Data Management
8 1 (4.35%) Information Management
8 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) GCED
2 1 (4.35%) SSCP
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) GCIA
2 1 (4.35%) GSEC
2 1 (4.35%) GCIH
2 1 (4.35%) GCWN
2 1 (4.35%) CISA
2 1 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 5 (21.74%) Citrix
1 5 (21.74%) NetApp
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 4 (17.39%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) Symantec
2 4 (17.39%) Sun
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Websense
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) VMware