The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 133 139 137
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 47 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.41% 1.14% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.38% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 42 7 26
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +17.64%
Business Continuity
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2954 2688 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.36% 82.84% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2069 2061
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 Leeds

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Leeds

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Leeds

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 36 (42.35%) Cisco
2 31 (36.47%) Windows
2 31 (36.47%) OSPF
2 31 (36.47%) BGP
2 31 (36.47%) EIGRP
3 29 (34.12%) CheckPoint
3 29 (34.12%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (32.94%) ITIL
5 27 (31.76%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (30.59%) CCNP
7 23 (27.06%) Firewall
7 23 (27.06%) Load Balancing
8 22 (25.88%) High Availability
8 22 (25.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (24.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (23.53%) MPLS
11 19 (22.35%) LAN
11 19 (22.35%) WAN
11 19 (22.35%) Active Directory
12 18 (21.18%) HP
13 17 (20.00%) Network Architecture
14 16 (18.82%) CCDP
14 16 (18.82%) Capacity Management
15 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
15 15 (17.65%) SAN
15 15 (17.65%) Business Continuity Planning
16 14 (16.47%) BCP
17 13 (15.29%) Linux
17 13 (15.29%) Citrix
17 13 (15.29%) CCSE

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (7.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) Apache
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.47%) OSPF
1 31 (36.47%) BGP
1 31 (36.47%) EIGRP
2 29 (34.12%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (27.06%) Firewall
4 22 (25.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (23.53%) MPLS
6 19 (22.35%) LAN
6 19 (22.35%) WAN
7 15 (17.65%) SAN
8 13 (15.29%) HSRP
9 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
10 8 (9.41%) RIP
10 8 (9.41%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (8.24%) VPN
11 7 (8.24%) DNS
12 4 (4.71%) SSL
12 4 (4.71%) Internet
12 4 (4.71%) IPsec
12 4 (4.71%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.18%) OLAP
4 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.18%) Ingres
4 1 (1.18%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.06%) Finance
3 4 (4.71%) Games
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Back Office
4 3 (3.53%) Law
4 3 (3.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (15.29%) Consultant
2 12 (14.12%) Network Consultant
3 11 (12.94%) Support Engineer
3 11 (12.94%) Network Specialist
4 9 (10.59%) Architect
5 7 (8.24%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Technical Manager
6 6 (7.06%) Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.06%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Cisco Specialist
7 5 (5.88%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 4 (4.71%) Head of Information Security
8 4 (4.71%) Head of Security
8 4 (4.71%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Citrix Support
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Operations Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) WAP
1 1 (1.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (1.18%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Clustering
2 8 (9.41%) Replication
3 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.53%) PKI
5 2 (2.35%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.35%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (2.35%) CMDB
6 1 (1.18%) RMADS
6 1 (1.18%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.18%) Social Media
6 1 (1.18%) User Experience
6 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.18%) Handset
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.47%) Windows
2 13 (15.29%) Linux
3 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.06%) UNIX
6 5 (5.88%) Mac OS
6 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.35%) HPUX
7 2 (2.35%) Solaris
7 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) ITIL
2 23 (27.06%) Load Balancing
3 22 (25.88%) High Availability
4 21 (24.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (20.00%) Network Architecture
6 16 (18.82%) Capacity Management
7 15 (17.65%) Business Continuity Planning
8 14 (16.47%) BCP
9 11 (12.94%) Project Management
9 11 (12.94%) Information Security
9 11 (12.94%) Change Control
10 8 (9.41%) Risk Management
10 8 (9.41%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (9.41%) Network Design
11 7 (8.24%) TOGAF
11 7 (8.24%) Problem Management
11 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
11 7 (8.24%) Software Deployment
12 6 (7.06%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.24%) SQL
2 6 (7.06%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (31.76%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (30.59%) CCNP
3 16 (18.82%) CCDP
4 13 (15.29%) CCSE
5 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (10.59%) CCA
6 9 (10.59%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (10.59%) CCEA
6 9 (10.59%) CCAA
7 8 (9.41%) CCNA
8 7 (8.24%) CCIE
8 7 (8.24%) CISSP
8 7 (8.24%) CCSA
9 6 (7.06%) MCSE
9 6 (7.06%) MCSA
10 5 (5.88%) CCDA
10 5 (5.88%) VCP5
10 5 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (3.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) SLA
2 11 (12.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (22.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.59%) XenApp
3 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.71%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.53%) vSphere
7 1 (1.18%) Samba
7 1 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) XenMobile
2 7 (8.24%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (4.71%) EdgeSight
3 4 (4.71%) SCCM
4 2 (2.35%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.35%) Graphite
5 1 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.18%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (42.35%) Cisco
2 29 (34.12%) CheckPoint
3 18 (21.18%) HP
4 13 (15.29%) Citrix
5 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
6 11 (12.94%) VMware
7 9 (10.59%) NetApp
8 8 (9.41%) Oracle
9 7 (8.24%) McAfee
9 7 (8.24%) Symantec
10 6 (7.06%) Cyber-Ark
11 5 (5.88%) EMC
12 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.35%) Apple
13 1 (1.18%) Sage
13 1 (1.18%) Nortel
13 1 (1.18%) Remedy
13 1 (1.18%) Avaya
13 1 (1.18%) Juniper
13 1 (1.18%) Google
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsys
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience, plus excellent benefi
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