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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 71 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 3 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.42% 1.28% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.74% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.42% -0.58%
Business Continuity
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
572 461 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.44% 74.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 455 370 345
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Tamworth - 2 £25,000 -
Lichfield - 1 £21,000 -
Business Continuity
West Midlands

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Database Security
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) .NET

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) DTS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Database Security
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft