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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 190 191 167
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 49 46 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 0.79% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.97% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 49
Average salary £40,000 £51,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,300 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
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
5000 4740 4306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.35% 81.78% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4085 3939 3782
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Wiltshire +7 16 £50,000 - 8
Bristol -4 13 £35,000 -31.37% 2
Gloucestershire -16 6 £37,500 -24.24%
Dorset -14 4 £40,000 -15.78%
Devon -10 2 - -
Cornwall - 2 £25,750 - 1
Somerset - 2 £47,500 -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 31 (38.27%) Information Security
2 27 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
4 22 (27.16%) Finance
5 21 (25.93%) Risk Management
6 20 (24.69%) Active Directory
6 20 (24.69%) ITIL
6 20 (24.69%) Windows
7 18 (22.22%) CISSP
8 15 (18.52%) VMware
8 15 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
10 13 (16.05%) Business Continuity Planning
10 13 (16.05%) LAN
10 13 (16.05%) WAN
11 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
11 12 (14.81%) BCP
11 12 (14.81%) Service Delivery
11 12 (14.81%) Firewall
11 12 (14.81%) Retail
12 11 (13.58%) Citrix
12 11 (13.58%) SAN
13 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
13 10 (12.35%) Oracle
13 10 (12.35%) Management Information System
13 10 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (12.35%) Change Management
13 10 (12.35%) CISM
13 10 (12.35%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 7 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.64%) MS Project
2 7 (8.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) LAN
1 13 (16.05%) WAN
2 12 (14.81%) Firewall
3 11 (13.58%) SAN
4 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.64%) Internet
6 6 (7.41%) DNS
6 6 (7.41%) Network Security
7 5 (6.17%) VoIP
8 4 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.70%) VPN
10 2 (2.47%) MPLS
10 2 (2.47%) DMZ
10 2 (2.47%) DHCP
11 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) MySQL
3 3 (3.70%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
General
1 22 (27.16%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Retail
3 5 (6.17%) Legal
4 4 (4.94%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.70%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.47%) Marketing
7 1 (1.23%) Banking
7 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) Consultant
2 15 (18.52%) Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Security Consultant
4 10 (12.35%) Security Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Junior Consultant
5 9 (11.11%) Junior
6 7 (8.64%) Service Manager
7 6 (7.41%) Change Manager
7 6 (7.41%) Information Security Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Business Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Support Manager
9 4 (4.94%) IT Support
9 4 (4.94%) Head of Security
10 3 (3.70%) Head of Information Security
10 3 (3.70%) Cyber Security Consultant
10 3 (3.70%) Designer
10 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (1.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Management Information System
1 10 (12.35%) Clustering
2 8 (9.88%) Replication
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) Internet of Things
4 3 (3.70%) BYOD
4 3 (3.70%) CMDB
4 3 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.23%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.69%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Linux
3 6 (7.41%) UNIX
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) Information Security
2 27 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (25.93%) Risk Management
4 20 (24.69%) ITIL
5 13 (16.05%) Business Continuity Planning
6 12 (14.81%) BCP
6 12 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 10 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (12.35%) Change Management
8 9 (11.11%) People Management
8 9 (11.11%) Service Management
8 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.88%) Project Management
9 8 (9.88%) Change Control
9 8 (9.88%) Load Balancing
9 8 (9.88%) High Availability
10 7 (8.64%) Incident Management
10 7 (8.64%) Asset Management
10 7 (8.64%) Configuration Management
11 6 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) C
1 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) CISSP
2 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.35%) CISM
3 10 (12.35%) Degree
4 7 (8.64%) CISA
5 6 (7.41%) SSCP
6 4 (4.94%) MCP
6 4 (4.94%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.47%) MCSE
7 2 (2.47%) MCSA
8 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.41%) SLA
2 6 (7.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.70%) COBIT
4 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (24.69%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.94%) vSphere
4 2 (2.47%) Terminal Server
4 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Hyperic
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) SCOM
3 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.52%) VMware
3 11 (13.58%) Citrix
4 10 (12.35%) Oracle
5 9 (11.11%) Symantec
6 8 (9.88%) HP
7 6 (7.41%) Cisco
7 6 (7.41%) NetApp
7 6 (7.41%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.70%) Apple
9 2 (2.47%) Nortel
9 2 (2.47%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.47%) Brocade
10 1 (1.23%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 3 days ago
Calne, Wiltshire
IT Support 365 Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
CPS Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £78000 per annum + Includes Car and Bonus (10%)
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol, South West
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago