The first table below looks at the demand for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 87 136 139
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 52 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.08% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44 3 3
Average salary £65,000 £36,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.55% -52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1825 1441 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.12% 67.49% 72.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1103 1472
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Business Continuity
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Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Reading

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 76 (61.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 59 (47.97%) Degree
3 53 (43.09%) Computer Science
4 51 (41.46%) Apache Cassandra
4 51 (41.46%) NoSQL
4 51 (41.46%) Riak
4 51 (41.46%) Enterprise Software
4 51 (41.46%) Document Management
4 51 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (41.46%) Java
4 51 (41.46%) Linux
5 35 (28.46%) TDD
5 35 (28.46%) Unit Testing
6 29 (23.58%) Finance
7 25 (20.33%) Migration
8 24 (19.51%) VMware
9 22 (17.89%) Firewall
10 18 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (13.82%) Risk Management
12 16 (13.01%) Penetration Testing
12 16 (13.01%) COBIT
12 16 (13.01%) Python
12 16 (13.01%) Perl
12 16 (13.01%) C++
12 16 (13.01%) Active Directory
12 16 (13.01%) Test Automation
12 16 (13.01%) Manual Testing
12 16 (13.01%) QA
12 16 (13.01%) Stress Testing

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (8.13%) Lync
2 5 (4.07%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.94%) MS Office
3 6 (4.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.89%) Firewall
2 13 (10.57%) Frame Relay
2 13 (10.57%) ATM
2 13 (10.57%) LAN
2 13 (10.57%) WAN
2 13 (10.57%) Ethernet
2 13 (10.57%) VPN
3 5 (4.07%) Network Security
4 3 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (41.46%) Apache Cassandra
1 51 (41.46%) NoSQL
1 51 (41.46%) Riak
2 5 (4.07%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 29 (23.58%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Marketing
3 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (28.46%) Developer
1 35 (28.46%) Java Developer
2 26 (21.14%) Architect
2 26 (21.14%) Consultant
3 16 (13.01%) QA Tester
3 16 (13.01%) QA Engineer
3 16 (13.01%) Tester
4 14 (11.38%) Senior Developer
4 14 (11.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Principal Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 10 (8.13%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Architect
6 10 (8.13%) VMware Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Operations Consultant
7 8 (6.50%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
7 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Consultant
8 7 (5.69%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.63%) .NET
1 2 (1.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (43.09%) Computer Science
2 51 (41.46%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.44%) Replication
4 3 (2.44%) Clustering
4 3 (2.44%) FMCG
5 2 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.81%) Economics
6 1 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 51 (41.46%) Linux
2 11 (8.94%) Windows
3 5 (4.07%) VMS
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.63%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (61.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 51 (41.46%) Document Management
2 51 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (28.46%) TDD
3 35 (28.46%) Unit Testing
4 25 (20.33%) Migration
5 18 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (13.82%) Risk Management
7 16 (13.01%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (13.01%) Test Automation
7 16 (13.01%) Manual Testing
7 16 (13.01%) Stress Testing
7 16 (13.01%) User Stories
8 14 (11.38%) BCP
8 14 (11.38%) Business Continuity Planning
9 12 (9.76%) ITIL
10 10 (8.13%) Service Delivery
11 9 (7.32%) Operations Management
12 8 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (6.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.46%) Java
2 16 (13.01%) Python
2 16 (13.01%) Perl
2 16 (13.01%) C++
3 6 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.07%) SQL
5 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (47.97%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.44%) MCSE
4 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.81%) CISA
5 1 (0.81%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.01%) COBIT
1 16 (13.01%) QA
2 5 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.63%) BS25999
3 2 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (13.01%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.63%) XenApp
5 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) WSUS
2 2 (1.63%) SCCM
2 2 (1.63%) SCOM
2 2 (1.63%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.63%) SCSM
2 2 (1.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (19.51%) VMware
2 15 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.57%) 3PAR
3 13 (10.57%) Brocade
3 13 (10.57%) EMC
4 10 (8.13%) Citrix
5 8 (6.50%) Huawei
6 6 (4.88%) Cisco
7 3 (2.44%) Sage
8 2 (1.63%) Capita
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