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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 87 81 77
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 5 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.46% 0.62% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.78% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.42% -0.58%
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
856 773 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 79.48% 79.86% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 617 646 581
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 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 16 (69.57%) HP
2 15 (65.22%) ITIL
3 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) Service Management
5 10 (43.48%) Capacity Management
6 9 (39.13%) Business Continuity Planning
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 8 (34.78%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (34.78%) NetApp
7 8 (34.78%) HND
7 8 (34.78%) Change Management
7 8 (34.78%) VMware
7 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (34.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (34.78%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (21.74%) Computacenter
8 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity Management
8 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (21.74%) Replication
8 5 (21.74%) Summit
8 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (21.74%) McAfee
8 5 (21.74%) EMC
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (17.39%) SLA
9 4 (17.39%) SQL

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WLAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Service Continuity Manager
3 3 (13.04%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Junior
4 2 (8.70%) DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Junior DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Junior SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) SecurID
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Service Management
3 10 (43.48%) Capacity Management
4 9 (39.13%) Business Continuity Planning
5 8 (34.78%) Change Management
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (34.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (34.78%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity Management
6 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (17.39%) Cyber Security
8 3 (13.04%) Service Continuity Management
8 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
8 3 (13.04%) Information Security
9 2 (8.70%) Migration
9 2 (8.70%) Security Management
9 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
9 2 (8.70%) High Availability
9 2 (8.70%) Database Tuning
9 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (34.78%) HND
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.04%) VCAP
5 3 (13.04%) VTSP
5 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (13.04%) MCTS
5 3 (13.04%) MCITP
5 3 (13.04%) VCDX
5 3 (13.04%) NCDA
5 3 (13.04%) NCIE
5 3 (13.04%) MCSE
6 2 (8.70%) OCP
6 2 (8.70%) OCA
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
7 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) HP
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) NetApp
3 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Computacenter
4 5 (21.74%) McAfee
4 5 (21.74%) EMC
5 3 (13.04%) Veeam
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Juniper