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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.68% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
139 141 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 85.28% 77.47% 71.65%
Number of salaries quoted 87 99 89
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) NetApp
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) XenServer
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) CCA
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Support Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Sales Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Sales Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) NCIE
2 1 (16.67%) VCP5
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCA
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
1 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (16.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) NetApp
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade