The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 70 77 70
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 8 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.11% 0.94% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.26% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £52,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +46.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Business Continuity
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
550 717 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.39% 74.61% 73.66%
Number of salaries quoted 470 628 535
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,000
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 Oxford

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Oxford

Business Continuity
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 13 (72.22%) BCP
1 13 (72.22%) Business Continuity Planning
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Open Source
3 9 (50.00%) Computer Security
3 9 (50.00%) Stress Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Service Management
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) Network Security
4 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
4 4 (22.22%) Business Development
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) SUSE
6 1 (5.56%) Debian
6 1 (5.56%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) Data Security
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Operations Support Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Network Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Services Delivery Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Open Source
2 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) SUSE
2 1 (5.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) BCP
1 13 (72.22%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 9 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 9 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
3 4 (22.22%) Business Development
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Security
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning