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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 101 97 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 7 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.64% 0.72% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.84% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 10
Average salary £47,500 £33,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.79% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £26,500 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Business Continuity
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
928 949 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.52% 84.88% 70.67%
Number of salaries quoted 821 809 448
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Kent

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Kent

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
West Malling - 5 £47,500 -
Tonbridge - 2 £25,750 -
Business Continuity
South East

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (58.82%) Information Security
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (52.94%) Management Information System
4 7 (41.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
6 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) SLA
8 3 (17.65%) BCP
9 2 (11.76%) TACACS
9 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco
9 2 (11.76%) VPN
9 2 (11.76%) Windows
9 2 (11.76%) CCNA
9 2 (11.76%) CCDA
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (11.76%) SQL
9 2 (11.76%) VBScript
9 2 (11.76%) VB
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) PrintSoft PReS
2 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
1 2 (11.76%) TACACS
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) Wireless
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Information Manager
1 10 (58.82%) Information Security Manager
1 10 (58.82%) Security Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Trainee
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Network Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Trainee Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Director
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) NOC Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Production Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
1 10 (58.82%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (58.82%) Information Security
2 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
3 3 (17.65%) BCP
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Document Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) Network Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
1 2 (11.76%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) CCDA
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (41.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
4 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) VMware