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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 63 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 8 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.28% 1.02% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.34% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Average salary £59,253 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.55% -22.35%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
495 447 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.33% 76.02% 81.64%
Number of salaries quoted 448 364 388
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Business Continuity
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) BS25999
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) MS Project
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) People Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
1 7 (53.85%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Manager
1 7 (53.85%) Security Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Information Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Network Services Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Project Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) People Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (30.77%) BS25999
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) VMware