The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 85 84 90
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.47% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.48% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £52,500 £37,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.89% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
Business Continuity
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
690 623 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.66% 75.70% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 607 593 691
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Southampton region.

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Southampton

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (61.54%) BCP
1 8 (61.54%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Clustering
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) SLA
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 3 (23.08%) Security Management
6 3 (23.08%) Service Management
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Coaching
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (15.38%) Mac OS

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DBA
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Customer Services Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ICT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) BCP
1 8 (61.54%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Pegasus
3 2 (15.38%) Apple