The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 79 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 6 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.57% - 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% - 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 13
Average salary £46,250 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.28% -4.70%
Business Continuity
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
802 964 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.02% 79.74% 72.64%
Number of salaries quoted 696 864 652
Average salary £36,000 £35,065 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,186 £55,000
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 South Wales

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in South Wales

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in South Wales

Business Continuity
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Cardiff - 3 £32,500 -
Newport - 3 £52,500 -
Business Continuity
Wales

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (61.54%) BCP
1 8 (61.54%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) SLA
3 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) CISA
5 2 (15.38%) CISM
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
5 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
5 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Incident Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Customer Services Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Audit Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Audit Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Operations
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) BCP
1 8 (61.54%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Coaching
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) ITSM
3 3 (23.08%) Security Management
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) CISA
3 2 (15.38%) CISM
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000
4 1 (7.69%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) SAP