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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 90 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 5 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.40% 1.19% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.61% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 18
Average salary £46,174 £75,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.43% +62.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,235 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,235 £95,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
983 806 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.58% 73.61% 82.00%
Number of salaries quoted 719 626 720
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
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 3 September 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
Brentwood -8 2 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £46,174 -
Business Continuity
East of England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Data Security
4 2 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (10.00%) PKI
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SUSE
5 1 (10.00%) E-Learning
5 1 (10.00%) GCIA

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Head of IT
2 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Service Continuity Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Head of ICT
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Director
3 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) SUSE
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) SSCP
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
1 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (10.00%) GCIA
1 1 (10.00%) GSEC
1 1 (10.00%) GCIH
1 1 (10.00%) GCWN
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) NVQ Level 4
1 1 (10.00%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle