The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 76 67 78
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 10 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.94% 1.18% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.50% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 8
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.28% -4.70%
Business Continuity
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
857 732 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.62% 78.71% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 611 621 545
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 20 (66.67%) ITIL
2 16 (53.33%) HP
3 15 (50.00%) Service Management
4 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
5 11 (36.67%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
7 9 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 9 (30.00%) Business Continuity Management
7 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (30.00%) Cisco
7 9 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (26.67%) Change Management
8 8 (26.67%) VMware
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 8 (26.67%) NetApp
8 8 (26.67%) HND
8 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (26.67%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
10 5 (16.67%) Replication
10 5 (16.67%) Summit
10 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 5 (16.67%) Finance
10 5 (16.67%) McAfee
10 5 (16.67%) SLA
10 5 (16.67%) EMC
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WLAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Service Continuity Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Junior DBA
5 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Junior
5 2 (6.67%) DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Replication
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) ITIL
2 15 (50.00%) Service Management
3 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 9 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (30.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 9 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (26.67%) Change Management
5 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 5 (16.67%) Service Continuity Management
7 5 (16.67%) Information Security
8 4 (13.33%) Cyber Security
9 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.67%) Database Tuning
9 2 (6.67%) High Availability
9 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (26.67%) HND
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (10.00%) MCSE
5 3 (10.00%) VCAP
5 3 (10.00%) VTSP
5 3 (10.00%) NCDA
5 3 (10.00%) NCIE
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (10.00%) MCTS
5 3 (10.00%) MCITP
5 3 (10.00%) VCDX
6 2 (6.67%) Degree
6 2 (6.67%) OCP
6 2 (6.67%) OCA
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) HP
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco
3 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) NetApp
4 5 (16.67%) McAfee
4 5 (16.67%) EMC
4 5 (16.67%) Computacenter
5 3 (10.00%) Veeam
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) F5