The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank - 75 61
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 0 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.15% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.18% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 14
Average salary - £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +17.64%
Business Continuity
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
494 542 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.59% 79.59% 81.57%
Number of salaries quoted 441 467 477
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Somerset

Business Continuity
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware