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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 218 166 155
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -11
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 26 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.87% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.06% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 58
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +32.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £38,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
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
5004 4133 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.05% 81.60% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4092 3558 3833
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 -6 10 £50,000 +20.48% 2
Bristol -26 8 £76,000 +38.18% 2
Somerset -15 4 £32,500 -19.75% 1
Dorset -8 2 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 29 (44.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (32.31%) Finance
3 17 (26.15%) ITIL
4 16 (24.62%) Information Security
5 15 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
6 12 (18.46%) BCP
7 11 (16.92%) Service Management
8 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 10 (15.38%) Symantec
8 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 10 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (13.85%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (13.85%) Risk Management
10 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
10 8 (12.31%) VMware
10 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (12.31%) Firewall
10 8 (12.31%) ITSM
11 7 (10.77%) Project Management
11 7 (10.77%) Degree
11 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (9.23%) CISA
12 6 (9.23%) CISSP
12 6 (9.23%) OO
13 5 (7.69%) Windows
13 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
13 5 (7.69%) Java
13 5 (7.69%) Oracle
13 5 (7.69%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Office
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) Firewall
2 4 (6.15%) Intranet
3 3 (4.62%) Internet
3 3 (4.62%) DHCP
3 3 (4.62%) DNS
4 1 (1.54%) VoIP
4 1 (1.54%) MPLS
4 1 (1.54%) DSL
4 1 (1.54%) Wireless
4 1 (1.54%) VPLS
4 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.69%) Legal
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
2 5 (7.69%) Retail
3 4 (6.15%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.08%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Consultant
2 11 (16.92%) Security Consultant
2 11 (16.92%) Information Security Consultant
3 7 (10.77%) Risk Manager
3 7 (10.77%) Service Manager
4 6 (9.23%) Audit Manager
4 6 (9.23%) IT Risk Manager
4 6 (9.23%) IT Audit Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Business Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Systems Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Performance Manager
7 3 (4.62%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Customer Services Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Service Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Spring
1 5 (7.69%) SailPoint
2 4 (6.15%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.08%) Middleware
4 1 (1.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) CESG
2 3 (4.62%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) RMADS
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) NHS
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) PKI
4 1 (1.54%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Vista
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.08%) Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (26.15%) ITIL
3 16 (24.62%) Information Security
4 15 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
5 12 (18.46%) BCP
6 11 (16.92%) Service Management
7 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 10 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (13.85%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (13.85%) Risk Management
9 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
9 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (12.31%) ITSM
10 7 (10.77%) Project Management
11 6 (9.23%) OO
12 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 5 (7.69%) Identity Management
12 5 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) CISA
2 6 (9.23%) CISSP
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.54%) HNC
5 1 (1.54%) HND
5 1 (1.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) BS7799
3 1 (1.54%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (1.54%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.62%) vSphere
3 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) WSUS
2 2 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 10 (15.38%) Symantec
2 8 (12.31%) VMware
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) Juniper
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
6 1 (1.54%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.54%) F5
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) HP
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Cross Train to SharePoint
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Salary: £Excellent
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
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