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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 188 203 174
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 63 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.05% 0.43% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.52% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 29
Average salary £44,261 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.47% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £76,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,631 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +11.76%
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
5086 5022 4169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.05% 82.54% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4250 4068 3569
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Dorset +24 22 £42,500 -15.00%
Bristol -10 14 £47,500 -5.00%
Wiltshire +3 12 £47,131 -6.20% 2
Gloucestershire - 10 £38,750 -
Somerset -1 3 £51,085 -13.04% 2
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 63 (56.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 50 (45.05%) ITIL
3 36 (32.43%) Business Continuity Planning
4 35 (31.53%) Finance
5 34 (30.63%) Service Delivery
6 33 (29.73%) BCP
6 33 (29.73%) Information Security
7 30 (27.03%) VMware
8 28 (25.23%) MS Excel
8 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
9 26 (23.42%) Degree
10 24 (21.62%) Service Management
11 21 (18.92%) Oracle
11 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (18.02%) Linux
12 20 (18.02%) Management Information System
13 19 (17.12%) Project Management
13 19 (17.12%) Security Cleared
13 19 (17.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 19 (17.12%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (16.22%) Retail
14 18 (16.22%) UNIX
14 18 (16.22%) Active Directory
15 17 (15.32%) Citrix
15 17 (15.32%) Windows
15 17 (15.32%) SQL
15 17 (15.32%) Risk Management
16 15 (13.51%) Firewall
17 14 (12.61%) SLA
17 14 (12.61%) Supplier Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.60%) MQSeries
2 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.70%) SAS
4 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.80%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (1.80%) Lync
4 2 (1.80%) IIS
5 1 (0.90%) Drupal
5 1 (0.90%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (25.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.01%) MS Office
3 8 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.51%) Firewall
2 12 (10.81%) WAN
3 11 (9.91%) LAN
4 9 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 8 (7.21%) SAN
5 8 (7.21%) Network Security
6 7 (6.31%) DNS
6 7 (6.31%) Internet
7 6 (5.41%) VPN
8 5 (4.50%) FTP
9 4 (3.60%) HTTP
9 4 (3.60%) HTTPS
9 4 (3.60%) LDAP
9 4 (3.60%) NAS
9 4 (3.60%) IPsec
10 3 (2.70%) Wireless
11 2 (1.80%) Skype
11 2 (1.80%) MPLS
12 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.90%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) Data Mining
2 7 (6.31%) MySQL
3 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.70%) DB2
4 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
General
1 35 (31.53%) Finance
2 18 (16.22%) Retail
3 6 (5.41%) General Ledger
3 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.50%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.60%) Legal
5 4 (3.60%) Advertising
6 2 (1.80%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Law
7 1 (0.90%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (27.93%) Analyst
2 18 (16.22%) Service Manager
3 15 (13.51%) Consultant
4 11 (9.91%) Security Analyst
4 11 (9.91%) IT Security Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Architect
6 9 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) Security Consultant
7 8 (7.21%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Services Delivery Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Configuration Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Security Manager
9 6 (5.41%) IT Services Manager
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Security Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) XML
1 6 (5.41%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (3.60%) J2EE
3 1 (0.90%) COM
3 1 (0.90%) CSS
3 1 (0.90%) SOAP
3 1 (0.90%) HTML
3 1 (0.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.02%) Management Information System
2 19 (17.12%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (11.71%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.01%) Data Centre
5 8 (7.21%) Replication
5 8 (7.21%) Clustering
6 7 (6.31%) CMDB
7 6 (5.41%) SWIFT
8 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.60%) Internet of Things
8 4 (3.60%) BYOD
8 4 (3.60%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (2.70%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.70%) Equities
9 3 (2.70%) CESG
9 3 (2.70%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.90%) Social Media
11 1 (0.90%) User Experience
11 1 (0.90%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.02%) Linux
2 18 (16.22%) UNIX
3 17 (15.32%) Windows
4 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (56.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 50 (45.05%) ITIL
3 36 (32.43%) Business Continuity Planning
4 34 (30.63%) Service Delivery
5 33 (29.73%) BCP
5 33 (29.73%) Information Security
6 24 (21.62%) Service Management
7 19 (17.12%) Project Management
8 17 (15.32%) Risk Management
9 14 (12.61%) Supplier Management
9 14 (12.61%) Problem Management
10 13 (11.71%) Configuration Management
10 13 (11.71%) Change Management
11 11 (9.91%) Security Management
11 11 (9.91%) PRINCE2
12 10 (9.01%) Data Analysis
12 10 (9.01%) Incident Management
12 10 (9.01%) Load Balancing
13 9 (8.11%) Asset Management
14 8 (7.21%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.32%) SQL
2 10 (9.01%) C
2 10 (9.01%) Perl
3 4 (3.60%) Python
3 4 (3.60%) Java
4 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (23.42%) Degree
2 19 (17.12%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.81%) CISSP
4 10 (9.01%) CISA
4 10 (9.01%) CISM
5 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.41%) MCSE
6 4 (3.60%) HND
6 4 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.60%) CCA
6 4 (3.60%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (3.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.70%) CRISC
7 3 (2.70%) SSCP
8 2 (1.80%) MCSA
8 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.90%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (12.61%) SLA
3 9 (8.11%) PCI DSS
4 5 (4.50%) ISO 9001
5 4 (3.60%) COBIT
6 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.90%) HMG Infosec
7 1 (0.90%) BS7799
System Software
1 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (16.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.60%) Samba
3 4 (3.60%) vSphere
4 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.90%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.90%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) Control-M
1 6 (5.41%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.90%) WSUS
2 1 (0.90%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (27.03%) VMware
2 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
3 21 (18.92%) Oracle
4 17 (15.32%) Citrix
5 13 (11.71%) Symantec
6 10 (9.01%) NetApp
7 7 (6.31%) HP
8 6 (5.41%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.60%) Cisco
10 3 (2.70%) Sun
10 3 (2.70%) Sybase
11 2 (1.80%) Nortel
11 2 (1.80%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.90%) Veeam
12 1 (0.90%) Google
12 1 (0.90%) Apple
12 1 (0.90%) Sage
12 1 (0.90%) Avaya
12 1 (0.90%) Juniper
12 1 (0.90%) Adobe
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