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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 195 191 123
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -68
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 35 34 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.64% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.78% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 91
Average salary £42,500 £51,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £38,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,450 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
4974 4383 4261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.30% 81.94% 78.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4160 3657 3763
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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
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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 +16 16 £55,000 +44.73% 2
Gloucestershire 0 8 £37,500 -24.24%
Bristol -25 4 £47,250 -7.35% 3
Devon - 3 - -
Dorset -24 2 £23,500 -54.36%
Somerset - 1 £45,000 - 1
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 23 (32.39%) Finance
1 23 (32.39%) Information Security
2 18 (25.35%) Risk Management
2 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
3 17 (23.94%) ITIL
3 17 (23.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (22.54%) Change Management
4 16 (22.54%) CISSP
5 15 (21.13%) People Management
6 14 (19.72%) Degree
6 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (19.72%) VMware
7 13 (18.31%) Windows
7 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (16.90%) Business Continuity Management
8 12 (16.90%) Firewall
9 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
9 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
9 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
9 11 (15.49%) Performance Management
10 10 (14.08%) Load Balancing
10 10 (14.08%) Business Continuity Planning
10 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
10 10 (14.08%) BCP
10 10 (14.08%) Linux
10 10 (14.08%) CISM
11 9 (12.68%) UNIX
11 9 (12.68%) SharePoint
11 9 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (12.68%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (12.68%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.63%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Project
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
3 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) Firewall
2 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
3 8 (11.27%) Network Security
4 7 (9.86%) LAN
4 7 (9.86%) WAN
5 6 (8.45%) VPN
5 6 (8.45%) HTTPS
5 6 (8.45%) SAN
6 5 (7.04%) DNS
7 4 (5.63%) FTP
7 4 (5.63%) HTTP
7 4 (5.63%) VoIP
7 4 (5.63%) LDAP
7 4 (5.63%) Internet
7 4 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (5.63%) IPsec
7 4 (5.63%) NAS
7 4 (5.63%) tcpdump
7 4 (5.63%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.82%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Subversion
1 2 (2.82%) PHPUnit
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Legal
4 3 (4.23%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.23%) Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Law
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Analyst
1 13 (18.31%) Business Manager
2 10 (14.08%) Consultant
3 9 (12.68%) Security Consultant
3 9 (12.68%) Security Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Change Manager
5 7 (9.86%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (7.04%) Support Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Junior Consultant
6 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Junior
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.23%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (4.23%) IT Support
8 3 (4.23%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) HTML
2 4 (5.63%) J2EE
3 2 (2.82%) CSS
3 2 (2.82%) JDBC
3 2 (2.82%) Web Services
3 2 (2.82%) CGI
3 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.82%) DAO
3 2 (2.82%) Laravel
4 1 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.45%) Clustering
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.23%) Replication
6 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.41%) NHS
7 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Linux
3 9 (12.68%) UNIX
4 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Information Security
2 18 (25.35%) Risk Management
3 17 (23.94%) ITIL
3 17 (23.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (22.54%) Change Management
5 15 (21.13%) People Management
6 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (16.90%) Business Continuity Management
8 11 (15.49%) Performance Management
9 10 (14.08%) Load Balancing
9 10 (14.08%) Business Continuity Planning
9 10 (14.08%) BCP
10 9 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (12.68%) Change Control
11 8 (11.27%) Resource Management
11 8 (11.27%) Configuration Management
11 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
11 8 (11.27%) Security Management
12 7 (9.86%) Information Security Management
12 7 (9.86%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) SQL
2 6 (8.45%) C
2 6 (8.45%) Java
2 6 (8.45%) Perl
3 5 (7.04%) PHP
4 4 (5.63%) Python
5 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.82%) Korn
6 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) CISSP
2 14 (19.72%) Degree
3 10 (14.08%) CISM
4 7 (9.86%) CISA
5 6 (8.45%) SSCP
6 4 (5.63%) MCP
6 4 (5.63%) HND
6 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.82%) VCP4
9 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (11.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.63%) Samba
4 2 (2.82%) NFS
4 2 (2.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Hyperic
2 2 (2.82%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) VMware
3 7 (9.86%) NetApp
4 6 (8.45%) HP
4 6 (8.45%) Citrix
5 5 (7.04%) F5
6 4 (5.63%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.23%) Symantec
7 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.23%) Cisco
7 3 (4.23%) Apple
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle
8 2 (2.82%) Brocade
9 1 (1.41%) Capita
9 1 (1.41%) SAP
9 1 (1.41%) Juniper
9 1 (1.41%) Ericsson
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