The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 99 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.29% 0.11% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.14% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £45,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Business Continuity
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
881 720 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.90% 75.95% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 722 597 603
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 Gloucestershire

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) SAN
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Clustering
2 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) High Availability
3 6 (54.55%) Hyperic
3 6 (54.55%) SolarWinds
3 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (54.55%) Replication
3 6 (54.55%) NetApp
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) Symantec
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) C
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (27.27%) Server Building
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Clustering
2 6 (54.55%) Replication
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
1 8 (72.73%) High Availability
2 6 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Server Building
4 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Hyperic
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) HP
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) SolarWinds
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) NetApp
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Symantec
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Apple
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Brocade