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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 209 192 160
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -32
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 26 34 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.62% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.75% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 74
Average salary £48,000 £51,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £52,550 £57,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
4992 4506 4503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.21% 81.79% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4188 3798 3969
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Gloucestershire +3 11 £50,000 +100.00%
Wiltshire +4 9 £45,000 +11.80% 2
Bristol -18 4 £46,250 -9.31% 1
Dorset -17 2 £23,500 -54.36% 1
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (37.70%) ITIL
2 21 (34.43%) Finance
3 19 (31.15%) Information Security
4 17 (27.87%) Risk Management
4 17 (27.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (27.87%) People Management
5 16 (26.23%) Change Management
5 16 (26.23%) VMware
6 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
6 15 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (22.95%) Degree
7 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (18.03%) Performance Management
9 10 (16.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (16.39%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (16.39%) Business Continuity Planning
9 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
9 10 (16.39%) Linux
10 9 (14.75%) UNIX
10 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
10 9 (14.75%) Change Control
10 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
10 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
11 8 (13.11%) Resource Management
11 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity Management
11 8 (13.11%) Security Management
11 8 (13.11%) Windows
11 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
11 8 (13.11%) SLA
11 8 (13.11%) BCP

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (14.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.56%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.28%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
1 7 (11.48%) Firewall
2 6 (9.84%) HTTPS
3 5 (8.20%) SAN
3 5 (8.20%) VPN
4 4 (6.56%) DNS
4 4 (6.56%) FTP
4 4 (6.56%) HTTP
4 4 (6.56%) LDAP
4 4 (6.56%) LAN
4 4 (6.56%) WAN
4 4 (6.56%) Wireshark
4 4 (6.56%) Network Security
4 4 (6.56%) NAS
4 4 (6.56%) tcpdump
4 4 (6.56%) IPsec
5 2 (3.28%) SSH
5 2 (3.28%) Internet
5 2 (3.28%) PuTTY
5 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Subversion
1 2 (3.28%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Legal
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Business Manager
2 11 (18.03%) Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) Security Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) Change Manager
6 7 (11.48%) Information Security Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Support Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Security Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Junior
9 3 (4.92%) Junior Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Designer
9 3 (4.92%) IT Support
9 3 (4.92%) Designer
10 2 (3.28%) Risk Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) Information Specialist
10 2 (3.28%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) J2EE
2 2 (3.28%) CSS
2 2 (3.28%) JDBC
2 2 (3.28%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) CGI
2 2 (3.28%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.28%) DAO
2 2 (3.28%) Laravel
2 2 (3.28%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
2 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (8.20%) Clustering
5 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.92%) Replication
6 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.28%) RMADS
7 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) UNIX
3 8 (13.11%) Windows
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) ITIL
2 19 (31.15%) Information Security
3 17 (27.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (27.87%) Risk Management
3 17 (27.87%) People Management
4 16 (26.23%) Change Management
5 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.03%) Performance Management
7 10 (16.39%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (16.39%) Business Continuity Planning
8 9 (14.75%) Change Control
8 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
9 8 (13.11%) Resource Management
9 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.11%) BCP
9 8 (13.11%) Security Management
9 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity Management
10 7 (11.48%) Budget Control
10 7 (11.48%) Information Security Management
10 7 (11.48%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) C
1 6 (9.84%) Java
1 6 (9.84%) Perl
2 4 (6.56%) Python
3 3 (4.92%) SQL
4 2 (3.28%) Korn
4 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.28%) PHP
4 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) CISA
2 7 (11.48%) CISM
2 7 (11.48%) CISSP
3 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) HND
5 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.11%) SLA
3 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.64%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.56%) Samba
4 2 (3.28%) NFS
4 2 (3.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.64%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Hyperic
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) VMware
2 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.48%) NetApp
4 5 (8.20%) HP
4 5 (8.20%) Citrix
4 5 (8.20%) F5
5 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.92%) Symantec
6 3 (4.92%) Oracle
6 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Juniper
8 1 (1.64%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.64%) Capita
8 1 (1.64%) Brocade
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 20 hours ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £42,319 per annum and up to £50,248 for exceptional candidates + benefits + Market Forces payment of £5,000 (applicable after probationary period)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Calne, Wiltshire
IT Support 365 Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
IT Support 365 Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 18 days ago