The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 321 285 258
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -27
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 125 148 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.71% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.91% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 103 124 174
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £43,296
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £65,000 £57,500
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17582 16244 17531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.92% 78.17% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13568 13272 14843
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in the South East

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in the South East

Business Continuity
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Surrey -20 36 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Berkshire +2 29 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Buckinghamshire -6 17 £51,250 +20.58% 4
Kent +10 12 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Hampshire -34 11 £47,000 +20.51% 2
West Sussex -18 8 £60,000 +23.71% 2
Oxfordshire -2 5 - -
East Sussex -29 4 £52,500 +61.53%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

1 127 (44.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 91 (31.82%) ITIL
3 85 (29.72%) Information Security
4 72 (25.17%) BCP
5 68 (23.78%) Business Continuity Planning
6 65 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 64 (22.38%) Finance
8 58 (20.28%) VMware
9 50 (17.48%) SQL Server
10 49 (17.13%) SQL
10 49 (17.13%) Microsoft
11 48 (16.78%) Risk Management
11 48 (16.78%) Service Management
12 45 (15.73%) Management Information System
12 45 (15.73%) Windows
13 40 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 39 (13.64%) SAN
14 39 (13.64%) Service Delivery
15 37 (12.94%) Change Management
15 37 (12.94%) Telecoms
16 34 (11.89%) HP
16 34 (11.89%) Degree
16 34 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (11.54%) Business Continuity Management
18 32 (11.19%) Security Cleared
19 31 (10.84%) MS Excel
19 31 (10.84%) Project Management
20 30 (10.49%) SLA
21 28 (9.79%) Active Directory
21 28 (9.79%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (6.99%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.50%) SAS
5 7 (2.45%) IIS
6 5 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.75%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.05%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.70%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.70%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.35%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.85%) MS Office
3 6 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.75%) FastStats
5 3 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.10%) Summit
2 3 (1.05%) Exchequer
2 3 (1.05%) Epicor Vantage
3 2 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.40%) Office 365
2 2 (0.70%) SaaS
2 2 (0.70%) IaaS
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (13.64%) SAN
2 28 (9.79%) LAN
3 27 (9.44%) Firewall
4 25 (8.74%) WAN
5 22 (7.69%) Wireless
6 21 (7.34%) Internet
7 15 (5.24%) Network Security
8 14 (4.90%) DNS
9 11 (3.85%) VPN
10 9 (3.15%) VLAN
11 8 (2.80%) TCP/IP
12 6 (2.10%) Broadband
13 5 (1.75%) WLAN
13 5 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.40%) BGP
14 4 (1.40%) OSPF
14 4 (1.40%) SSL
15 3 (1.05%) Multicast
15 3 (1.05%) RFID
15 3 (1.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.50%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.15%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (3.15%) Star Schema
7 7 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.05%) OLTP
8 3 (1.05%) VLDB
8 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.05%) CorVu
8 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.70%) MySQL
9 2 (0.70%) DB2
10 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (22.38%) Finance
2 37 (12.94%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.34%) Legal
4 12 (4.20%) Marketing
5 7 (2.45%) Retail
6 6 (2.10%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.10%) Advertising
7 5 (1.75%) Banking
8 4 (1.40%) Electronics
9 3 (1.05%) Publishing
10 2 (0.70%) French Language
10 2 (0.70%) German Language
10 2 (0.70%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 38 (13.29%) Analyst
2 30 (10.49%) Consultant
3 24 (8.39%) Information Manager
4 19 (6.64%) Administrator
5 18 (6.29%) Security Manager
5 18 (6.29%) Service Manager
6 17 (5.94%) Information Security Manager
7 16 (5.59%) DBA
8 11 (3.85%) IT Manager
9 10 (3.50%) Data Manager
9 10 (3.50%) Architect
10 9 (3.15%) SQL DBA
11 8 (2.80%) Head of Security
11 8 (2.80%) UNIX Administrator
11 8 (2.80%) Compliance Specialist
12 7 (2.45%) Head of Information Security
12 7 (2.45%) Security Specialist
12 7 (2.45%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (2.45%) Compliance Manager
12 7 (2.45%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.50%) XML
1 10 (3.50%) SOAP
2 7 (2.45%) .NET
2 7 (2.45%) Web Services
3 6 (2.10%) COM
4 5 (1.75%) HTML
4 5 (1.75%) Middleware
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.70%) jQuery
5 2 (0.70%) J2EE
5 2 (0.70%) CSS
6 1 (0.35%) WSDL
6 1 (0.35%) XSD
6 1 (0.35%) COM+
6 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.35%) XHTML
6 1 (0.35%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.73%) Management Information System
2 34 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.29%) Clustering
4 13 (4.55%) Replication
5 12 (4.20%) Data Integration
6 8 (2.80%) Statistics
7 7 (2.45%) Open Source
7 7 (2.45%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (2.10%) CESG
9 5 (1.75%) NHS
9 5 (1.75%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.40%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.05%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.05%) Social Media
12 2 (0.70%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.70%) DTV
12 2 (0.70%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.70%) Firmware
12 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.73%) Windows
2 27 (9.44%) Linux
3 23 (8.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (5.94%) UNIX
5 11 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.50%) Solaris
7 5 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.40%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (44.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 91 (31.82%) ITIL
3 85 (29.72%) Information Security
4 72 (25.17%) BCP
5 68 (23.78%) Business Continuity Planning
6 48 (16.78%) Risk Management
6 48 (16.78%) Service Management
7 39 (13.64%) Service Delivery
8 37 (12.94%) Change Management
9 33 (11.54%) Business Continuity Management
10 31 (10.84%) Project Management
11 23 (8.04%) Data Protection
12 22 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (7.69%) Security Management
13 21 (7.34%) Mentoring
14 19 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (6.64%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (6.64%) Knowledge Management
15 18 (6.29%) Root Cause Analysis
15 18 (6.29%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.13%) SQL
2 18 (6.29%) T-SQL
3 9 (3.15%) C#
4 7 (2.45%) C
5 6 (2.10%) VBA
6 5 (1.75%) Java
6 5 (1.75%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.05%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.05%) Perl
7 3 (1.05%) VB
7 3 (1.05%) Python
8 2 (0.70%) Bourne shell
8 2 (0.70%) Korn
8 2 (0.70%) Ruby
8 2 (0.70%) AWK
8 2 (0.70%) PHP
8 2 (0.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (11.89%) Degree
2 32 (11.19%) Security Cleared
3 26 (9.09%) CISSP
4 18 (6.29%) SC Cleared
4 18 (6.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (5.94%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (5.59%) CISA
7 13 (4.55%) CISM
8 10 (3.50%) HND
9 9 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (2.80%) MCSE
11 7 (2.45%) CCNA
12 6 (2.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.75%) Sun Certification
13 5 (1.75%) SCSA
14 4 (1.40%) ISACA
14 4 (1.40%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.40%) MCITP
14 4 (1.40%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (10.49%) SLA
3 17 (5.94%) PCI DSS
4 13 (4.55%) ISO 9001
5 12 (4.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (4.20%) ISO 9000
6 11 (3.85%) COBIT
7 4 (1.40%) COSO
7 4 (1.40%) QA
8 1 (0.35%) GPG13
8 1 (0.35%) TickIT
8 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 40 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (9.79%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.15%) vSphere
5 8 (2.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (2.80%) Veritas File System
6 7 (2.45%) XenApp
6 7 (2.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.40%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.05%) KVM
9 3 (1.05%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.70%) SRDF
10 2 (0.70%) XenServer
10 2 (0.70%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.35%) NFS
11 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (4.20%) NetBackup
2 6 (2.10%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (1.40%) ZABBIX
4 4 (1.40%) SCCM
5 3 (1.05%) SCOM
6 2 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.70%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.70%) Nagios
6 2 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.35%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.35%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.35%) Icinga
7 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.35%) Nessus
7 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.35%) Cacti
Vendors
1 58 (20.28%) VMware
2 49 (17.13%) Microsoft
3 34 (11.89%) HP
4 24 (8.39%) Cisco
5 21 (7.34%) NetApp
6 19 (6.64%) Oracle
6 19 (6.64%) Citrix
7 14 (4.90%) EMC
8 10 (3.50%) SolarWinds
8 10 (3.50%) CheckPoint
9 9 (3.15%) SAP
10 8 (2.80%) Sun
10 8 (2.80%) Veritas
11 7 (2.45%) 3PAR
11 7 (2.45%) Veeam
12 6 (2.10%) Computacenter
12 6 (2.10%) McAfee
12 6 (2.10%) BMC
12 6 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.75%) Neolane
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Posted: Yesterday
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