The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 183 213 191
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -22
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 64 34 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.13% 0.56% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.65% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 57 24 30
Average salary £41,500 £46,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.78% -9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,506 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -10.00%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4979 5212 4546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.61% 86.56% 84.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4143 4393 3849
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in the South West

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in the South West

Business Continuity
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Wiltshire +18 33 £47,304 +5.12% 7
Bristol +3 10 £41,500 -6.74% 2
Somerset - 10 £32,500 -
Dorset +11 7 £26,396 +12.32%
Gloucestershire -6 2 £73,750 +47.50% 2
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 75 (43.86%) ITIL
2 58 (33.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 54 (31.58%) Finance
4 47 (27.49%) Information Security
5 44 (25.73%) Management Information System
5 44 (25.73%) Service Management
6 38 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 34 (19.88%) Change Management
8 33 (19.30%) Risk Management
8 33 (19.30%) Retail
9 32 (18.71%) MS Excel
10 29 (16.96%) Project Management
10 29 (16.96%) Degree
10 29 (16.96%) Business Continuity Planning
10 29 (16.96%) Business Continuity Management
11 28 (16.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 27 (15.79%) VMware
13 26 (15.20%) BCP
14 25 (14.62%) Unix
15 23 (13.45%) SQL
15 23 (13.45%) WAN
15 23 (13.45%) ITSM
15 23 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (12.87%) Firewall
16 22 (12.87%) ISO 9001
16 22 (12.87%) LAN
17 21 (12.28%) Problem Management
18 20 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (11.70%) MS Office
18 20 (11.70%) Quality Management

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 9 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.09%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.92%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (2.92%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.34%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.75%) IBM Domino
5 3 (1.75%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (18.71%) MS Excel
2 20 (11.70%) MS Office
3 15 (8.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (4.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.51%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.09%) Office 365
2 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.45%) WAN
2 22 (12.87%) Firewall
2 22 (12.87%) LAN
3 9 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.68%) Internet
5 7 (4.09%) Network Security
6 6 (3.51%) DNS
6 6 (3.51%) FTP
6 6 (3.51%) Wireless
7 5 (2.92%) Skype
7 5 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.34%) HTTP
8 4 (2.34%) HTTPS
8 4 (2.34%) IPsec
8 4 (2.34%) LDAP
8 4 (2.34%) NAS
8 4 (2.34%) VPN
9 3 (1.75%) Extranet
9 3 (1.75%) Intranet
10 1 (0.58%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.53%) Big Data
2 8 (4.68%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.51%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 54 (31.58%) Finance
2 33 (19.30%) Retail
3 14 (8.19%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.26%) Legal
5 8 (4.68%) Banking
5 8 (4.68%) General Ledger
6 5 (2.92%) Advertising
6 5 (2.92%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.75%) Law
8 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (13.45%) Consultant
2 21 (12.28%) Business Manager
3 18 (10.53%) Business Relationship Manager
3 18 (10.53%) Relationships Manager
3 18 (10.53%) Security Officer
3 18 (10.53%) Service Manager
4 17 (9.94%) Analyst
4 17 (9.94%) Senior Manager
5 15 (8.77%) Senior Business Manager
5 15 (8.77%) Senior Relationships Manager
6 14 (8.19%) Compliance Officer
7 13 (7.60%) Information Officer
7 13 (7.60%) Information Security Officer
8 10 (5.85%) Business Consultant
8 10 (5.85%) Business Continuity Consultant
8 10 (5.85%) IT Support
9 9 (5.26%) Head of Infrastructure
9 9 (5.26%) Information Security Compliance Officer
9 9 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.26%) Security Compliance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.34%) J2EE
2 3 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (1.75%) XML
3 2 (1.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.73%) Management Information System
2 23 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (10.53%) Smart Meter
4 9 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.09%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.51%) CESG
6 6 (3.51%) CMDB
6 6 (3.51%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.34%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.75%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.17%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.17%) PMI
9 2 (1.17%) Statistics
10 1 (0.58%) Clustering
10 1 (0.58%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.62%) Unix
2 17 (9.94%) Linux
3 16 (9.36%) Windows
4 11 (6.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (43.86%) ITIL
2 58 (33.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 47 (27.49%) Information Security
4 44 (25.73%) Service Management
5 34 (19.88%) Change Management
6 33 (19.30%) Risk Management
7 29 (16.96%) Business Continuity Management
7 29 (16.96%) Business Continuity Planning
7 29 (16.96%) Project Management
8 26 (15.20%) BCP
9 23 (13.45%) ITSM
10 21 (12.28%) Problem Management
11 20 (11.70%) Quality Management
12 18 (10.53%) Analytics
12 18 (10.53%) Predictive Analytics
12 18 (10.53%) PRINCE2
13 14 (8.19%) Incident Management
14 13 (7.60%) Service Delivery
15 11 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (6.43%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.45%) SQL
2 7 (4.09%) Perl
3 6 (3.51%) C
4 4 (2.34%) Java
4 4 (2.34%) Python
5 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (16.96%) Degree
2 10 (5.85%) CISSP
3 9 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (4.68%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.09%) CISM
6 6 (3.51%) MCP
7 5 (2.92%) CISA
8 4 (2.34%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (2.34%) HND
8 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.75%) CCA
9 3 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.75%) MCSE
9 3 (1.75%) SSCP
10 2 (1.17%) MBCS
10 2 (1.17%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (12.87%) ISO 9001
3 18 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 18 (10.53%) SLA
4 13 (7.60%) QA
5 6 (3.51%) COBIT
5 6 (3.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (1.75%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.58%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.19%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.34%) Samba
3 4 (2.34%) VMware Server
4 3 (1.75%) ACF2
5 2 (1.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.58%) KVM
6 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) Control-M
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 38 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.79%) VMware
3 16 (9.36%) Citrix
4 15 (8.77%) Oracle
5 12 (7.02%) Cisco
6 9 (5.26%) NetApp
7 8 (4.68%) HP
7 8 (4.68%) Sun
8 6 (3.51%) Symantec
9 5 (2.92%) F5
9 5 (2.92%) Sophos
10 4 (2.34%) Avaya
10 4 (2.34%) NICE Systems
11 3 (1.75%) Lotus
12 2 (1.17%) Altiris
12 2 (1.17%) Remedy
13 1 (0.58%) Juniper
13 1 (0.58%) Sage
13 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.58%) Veeam
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: An excellent salary with flexible benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £44000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £29905 - £38212 per annum + benefits
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EE
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £41535 - £53073 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago