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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 65 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 1 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.16% 1.10% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 1.44% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Average salary £80,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -15.29%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
511 554 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 83.36% 75.89% 83.22%
Number of salaries quoted 443 444 424
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 7 (63.64%) WAN
1 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) Network Security
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) BS25999
3 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) People Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Manager
1 7 (63.64%) Security Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Information Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Data Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Network Services Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Network Operations Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) People Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) BS25999
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco