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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 132 123 126
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 4 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.50% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 10
Average salary £62,250 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.07% +21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.82% +1.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1724 1590 1699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.17% 70.04% 76.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1235 1439
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Business Continuity
Berkshire

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 29 July 2014.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 26 (55.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) Degree
3 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
4 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
5 10 (21.28%) Citrix
5 10 (21.28%) Linux
5 10 (21.28%) Java
5 10 (21.28%) Risk Management
5 10 (21.28%) Finance
5 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
5 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.28%) Document Management
5 10 (21.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (21.28%) NoSQL
5 10 (21.28%) Lync
5 10 (21.28%) Riak
5 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (19.15%) TDD
6 9 (19.15%) Unit Testing
6 9 (19.15%) Marketing
6 9 (19.15%) COBIT
6 9 (19.15%) ITIL
7 7 (14.89%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (14.89%) BCP
8 6 (12.77%) Migration
8 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.77%) Business Continuity Management
9 5 (10.64%) High Availability
9 5 (10.64%) Network Security

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (21.28%) Lync
2 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
1 5 (10.64%) Network Security
2 3 (6.38%) Intranet
3 2 (4.26%) LAN
3 2 (4.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) DMZ
4 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (21.28%) NoSQL
1 10 (21.28%) Riak
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Marketing
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Consultant
2 10 (21.28%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (21.28%) Senior Consultant
2 10 (21.28%) Architect
2 10 (21.28%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 10 (21.28%) Senior Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) IT Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Business Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) Operations Consultant
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
1 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.64%) Replication
2 5 (10.64%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) FMCG
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (21.28%) Risk Management
2 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Document Management
3 9 (19.15%) TDD
3 9 (19.15%) ITIL
3 9 (19.15%) Unit Testing
4 7 (14.89%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (14.89%) BCP
5 6 (12.77%) Migration
5 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.77%) Business Continuity Management
6 5 (10.64%) High Availability
6 5 (10.64%) Product Marketing
6 5 (10.64%) Information Security
6 5 (10.64%) Data Management
7 4 (8.51%) Network Design
7 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.38%) MCSE
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) COBIT
2 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.26%) XenApp
3 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
1 3 (6.38%) SCOM
2 2 (4.26%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.26%) SCSM
2 2 (4.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) Citrix
3 4 (8.51%) Huawei
4 3 (6.38%) Sage
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) EMC
6 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) VMware