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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
England / South West
Rank 209 194 211
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 20 60 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 1.05% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.18% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 54 24
Median salary £36,913 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.11% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,506 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.74% -5.54%

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
4510 5090 5137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 89.08% 88.71% 87.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3681 4198 4311
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,461 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -3 8 £30,250 -58.98%
Bristol -5 5 £43,000 +3.61%
Avon - 4 - -
Devon - 2 £42,663 - 1
Wiltshire -10 1 £43,750 -5.20%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 28 (45.16%) Information Security
2 27 (43.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (33.87%) Security Cleared
4 20 (32.26%) Service Delivery
5 19 (30.65%) Degree
6 18 (29.03%) Information Assurance
6 18 (29.03%) Security Management
7 17 (27.42%) Management Information System
8 16 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (22.58%) Digital Forensics
9 14 (22.58%) Protective Monitoring
9 14 (22.58%) CESG
10 13 (20.97%) Finance
10 13 (20.97%) Business Continuity Planning
11 12 (19.35%) ISMS
11 12 (19.35%) Incident Management
11 12 (19.35%) ITIL
12 11 (17.74%) VoIP
12 11 (17.74%) Risk Management
12 11 (17.74%) Service Management
12 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
12 11 (17.74%) DV Cleared
12 11 (17.74%) JSP 440
12 11 (17.74%) CESG Certified Professional
12 11 (17.74%) Security Auditing
13 10 (16.13%) NICE Systems
13 10 (16.13%) CISM
13 10 (16.13%) Quality Management
13 10 (16.13%) Aerospace
13 10 (16.13%) CMS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.13%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Infor CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Line 500
1 1 (1.61%) Maximo
1 1 (1.61%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) VoIP
2 7 (11.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (8.06%) Firewall
4 4 (6.45%) LAN
4 4 (6.45%) WAN
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (3.23%) HTTP
5 2 (3.23%) IMAP
5 2 (3.23%) MPLS
5 2 (3.23%) Network Security
5 2 (3.23%) POP3
5 2 (3.23%) Skype
5 2 (3.23%) SMTP
5 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.23%) Unified Communications
5 2 (3.23%) Wireless
6 1 (1.61%) GSM
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (3.23%) MySQL
2 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (1.61%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Aerospace
3 9 (14.52%) Legal
4 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
5 6 (9.68%) Banking
6 5 (8.06%) Advertising
7 2 (3.23%) Marketing
8 1 (1.61%) Back Office
8 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Consultant
2 11 (17.74%) Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) IT Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 6 (9.68%) Principal Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) Head of Digital
6 5 (8.06%) Information Governance Officer
6 5 (8.06%) Information Officer
6 5 (8.06%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Chief Information Officer
7 3 (4.84%) Chief Information Security Officer
7 3 (4.84%) Chief Security Officer
7 3 (4.84%) CIO
7 3 (4.84%) Information Security Officer
7 3 (4.84%) IT Operations Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Operations Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Security Officer
8 2 (3.23%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Ajax
1 2 (3.23%) CSS
1 2 (3.23%) Doctrine
1 2 (3.23%) HTML
1 2 (3.23%) Symfony
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Management Information System
2 14 (22.58%) CESG
3 9 (14.52%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.06%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (8.06%) Virtual Team
6 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.84%) Replication
7 3 (4.84%) User Experience
8 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
8 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.61%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.61%) EPoS
9 1 (1.61%) NHS
9 1 (1.61%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
2 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Information Security
2 27 (43.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (32.26%) Service Delivery
4 18 (29.03%) Information Assurance
4 18 (29.03%) Security Management
5 14 (22.58%) Digital Forensics
5 14 (22.58%) Protective Monitoring
6 13 (20.97%) Business Continuity Planning
7 12 (19.35%) Incident Management
7 12 (19.35%) ISMS
7 12 (19.35%) ITIL
8 11 (17.74%) Risk Management
8 11 (17.74%) Security Auditing
8 11 (17.74%) Service Management
9 10 (16.13%) BCP
9 10 (16.13%) Quality Management
10 9 (14.52%) Information Management
10 9 (14.52%) Security Operations
11 8 (12.90%) Business Development
11 8 (12.90%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) C
2 3 (4.84%) Java
2 3 (4.84%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) Ruby
4 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Security Cleared
2 19 (30.65%) Degree
3 11 (17.74%) CESG Certified Professional
3 11 (17.74%) DV Cleared
3 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
4 10 (16.13%) CISM
4 10 (16.13%) CISSP
5 7 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (9.68%) CCNP
7 3 (4.84%) CREST Certified
8 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.23%) MCSE
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (17.74%) JSP 440
3 7 (11.29%) HMG Infosec
4 6 (9.68%) RMADS
4 6 (9.68%) SLA
5 2 (3.23%) COBIT
6 1 (1.61%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.61%) NEBOSH
6 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Avaya
1 10 (16.13%) NICE Systems
2 8 (12.90%) Cisco
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.84%) HP
3 3 (4.84%) Veeam
4 2 (3.23%) Dell
4 2 (3.23%) Intel
4 2 (3.23%) ProCurve
4 2 (3.23%) Rackspace
4 2 (3.23%) RedGate
4 2 (3.23%) Sophos
4 2 (3.23%) Tableau
4 2 (3.23%) Veritas
4 2 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) Apple
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) Remedy
5 1 (1.61%) Sage
5 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow