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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 87 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.76% 0.51% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.61% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
941 816 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.68% 82.93% 74.90%
Number of salaries quoted 814 689 689
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
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 6 May 2015. 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 +5 4 - -
Caerphilly - 4 - -
Glamorgan - 1 £50,000 -
Business Continuity
Wales

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (64.29%) Risk Management
2 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (64.29%) Information Security
3 8 (57.14%) CISA
3 8 (57.14%) CISM
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) CISSP
3 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) BCP
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (42.86%) SAP
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) Network Security
6 5 (35.71%) Product Marketing
6 5 (35.71%) ISMS
6 5 (35.71%) Marketing
6 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
6 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
7 4 (28.57%) CRISC
7 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) OWASP
7 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Security Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Customer Services Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) BYOD
2 4 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (28.57%) Internet of Things
3 2 (14.29%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (64.29%) Risk Management
2 9 (64.29%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (64.29%) Information Security
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) BCP
4 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
6 5 (35.71%) Product Marketing
6 5 (35.71%) ISMS
7 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
7 4 (28.57%) OWASP
7 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
7 4 (28.57%) Cyber Security
7 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
7 4 (28.57%) ITSM
7 4 (28.57%) Service Management
7 4 (28.57%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 8 (57.14%) CISA
2 8 (57.14%) CISM
3 4 (28.57%) GSEC
3 4 (28.57%) SAP Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 4 (28.57%) COBIT
3 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
4 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) SAP
3 4 (28.57%) HP