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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 54 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.86% - 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 3
Average salary £72,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
409 386 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 76.02% 77.20% 79.48%
Number of salaries quoted 356 333 334
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 4 March 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram 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 4 March 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £72,500 -
Business Continuity
West Midlands

Business Continuity
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 7 (46.67%) Network Security
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Information Security
5 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (26.67%) BS25999
6 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
6 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) MS Project
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) VCP4
7 2 (13.33%) People Management
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 1 (6.67%) Finance
8 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Network Security
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Security Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Network Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Information Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Project Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Network Services Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Data Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
3 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) People Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) BS25999
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix