The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 63 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 11 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.29% 1.83% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.23% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 2
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -42.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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 North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
640 539 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 75.21% 82.04% 69.86%
Number of salaries quoted 453 446 459
Average salary £37,050 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in the North East

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in the North East

Business Continuity
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -3 11 £40,000 +37.93%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 11 (73.33%) SQL
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
1 11 (73.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) DHCP
3 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (33.33%) MySQL
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) UNIX
4 5 (33.33%) Replication
4 5 (33.33%) Clustering
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (33.33%) WSUS
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DHCP
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
1 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) DBA
2 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Progress DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Replication
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Progress
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Dell