The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 28 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.77% - 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £67,500 - £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Business Continuity
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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 114 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 87.69% 72.61% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 86 92 123
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in the Midlands

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) NCIE
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) VCP5
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Expert
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) NCIE
1 1 (33.33%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Brocade