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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 200 211 184
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 50 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.85% 0.41% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.49% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 17
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,390 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
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
4923 5072 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.02% 82.77% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4148 4138 3667
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 July 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 July 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 +19 22 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Wiltshire +1 11 £50,000 -3.84% 2
Bristol -20 8 £50,000 +29.87% 3
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
Somerset +11 1 - - 1
Devon - 1 - - 1
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 47 (46.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 35 (34.31%) Information Security
3 33 (32.35%) ITIL
4 26 (25.49%) Service Delivery
5 25 (24.51%) Finance
5 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
5 25 (24.51%) Degree
6 24 (23.53%) VMware
6 24 (23.53%) Business Continuity Planning
7 22 (21.57%) BCP
8 21 (20.59%) Windows
9 20 (19.61%) Active Directory
9 20 (19.61%) CISSP
9 20 (19.61%) Risk Management
10 18 (17.65%) Firewall
10 18 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 17 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 17 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 17 (16.67%) Oracle
12 16 (15.69%) Linux
12 16 (15.69%) Retail
13 15 (14.71%) SQL
13 15 (14.71%) Project Management
13 15 (14.71%) Management Information System
14 14 (13.73%) Service Management
14 14 (13.73%) UNIX
14 14 (13.73%) WAN
15 13 (12.75%) LAN
15 13 (12.75%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.92%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.94%) SAS
3 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (0.98%) CMS
5 1 (0.98%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.84%) MS Office
3 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.65%) Firewall
2 14 (13.73%) WAN
3 13 (12.75%) LAN
3 13 (12.75%) TCP/IP
4 11 (10.78%) Network Security
5 10 (9.80%) Internet
6 9 (8.82%) SAN
7 7 (6.86%) VPN
8 6 (5.88%) DNS
9 4 (3.92%) HTTPS
9 4 (3.92%) VoIP
9 4 (3.92%) FTP
9 4 (3.92%) HTTP
9 4 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (3.92%) LDAP
9 4 (3.92%) IPsec
9 4 (3.92%) NAS
10 2 (1.96%) Wireless
10 2 (1.96%) MPLS
10 2 (1.96%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) MySQL
3 5 (4.90%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.94%) DB2
5 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
General
1 25 (24.51%) Finance
2 16 (15.69%) Retail
3 5 (4.90%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.94%) General Ledger
4 3 (2.94%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (27.45%) Analyst
2 17 (16.67%) Consultant
3 15 (14.71%) Security Analyst
3 15 (14.71%) Service Manager
4 10 (9.80%) Security Consultant
4 10 (9.80%) IT Security Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Senior Security Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) Architect
6 8 (7.84%) Security Manager
7 7 (6.86%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (6.86%) Junior
7 7 (6.86%) Junior Consultant
7 7 (6.86%) Services Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Configuration Manager
9 5 (4.90%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) HTML
1 4 (3.92%) J2EE
2 3 (2.94%) XML
2 3 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.98%) Middleware
3 1 (0.98%) COM
3 1 (0.98%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.78%) Data Centre
3 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.82%) Clustering
4 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.84%) Replication
6 5 (4.90%) CMDB
7 4 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.92%) Internet of Things
7 4 (3.92%) BYOD
8 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.94%) SWIFT
8 3 (2.94%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.94%) Equities
8 3 (2.94%) CESG
9 2 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.98%) Social Media
10 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.98%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.59%) Windows
2 16 (15.69%) Linux
3 14 (13.73%) UNIX
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.94%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (46.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 35 (34.31%) Information Security
3 33 (32.35%) ITIL
4 26 (25.49%) Service Delivery
5 24 (23.53%) Business Continuity Planning
6 22 (21.57%) BCP
7 20 (19.61%) Risk Management
8 15 (14.71%) Project Management
9 14 (13.73%) Service Management
10 12 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 12 (11.76%) Supplier Management
11 11 (10.78%) Load Balancing
12 9 (8.82%) Business Continuity Management
12 9 (8.82%) Asset Management
13 8 (7.84%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (7.84%) Cyber Security
14 7 (6.86%) Data Protection
14 7 (6.86%) Incident Management
14 7 (6.86%) High Availability
14 7 (6.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) SQL
2 10 (9.80%) C
3 7 (6.86%) Perl
4 4 (3.92%) Java
4 4 (3.92%) Python
5 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (24.51%) Degree
2 20 (19.61%) CISSP
3 17 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 12 (11.76%) CISM
5 9 (8.82%) CISA
6 8 (7.84%) SSCP
7 4 (3.92%) MCP
7 4 (3.92%) HND
8 3 (2.94%) MCSE
8 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.96%) MCSA
9 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.96%) CRISC
10 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.98%) CCA
10 1 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (10.78%) SLA
3 8 (7.84%) PCI DSS
4 4 (3.92%) COBIT
5 3 (2.94%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.98%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.98%) BS7799
System Software
1 20 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 18 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.92%) vSphere
3 4 (3.92%) Samba
4 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.98%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.98%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) Hyperic
2 3 (2.94%) Control-M
3 1 (0.98%) WSUS
3 1 (0.98%) SCCM
3 1 (0.98%) SCOM
3 1 (0.98%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
2 24 (23.53%) VMware
3 17 (16.67%) Oracle
4 12 (11.76%) Citrix
5 11 (10.78%) Symantec
6 10 (9.80%) NetApp
7 8 (7.84%) HP
8 6 (5.88%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.90%) Cisco
10 4 (3.92%) Apple
11 3 (2.94%) Sybase
12 2 (1.96%) Nortel
12 2 (1.96%) Fortinet
13 1 (0.98%) Google
13 1 (0.98%) Brocade
13 1 (0.98%) Avaya
13 1 (0.98%) Juniper
13 1 (0.98%) SAP
13 1 (0.98%) Adobe
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + £400pm car allowance, £5k bonus
Posted: 20 days ago