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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 71 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.30% - 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £80,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
571 549 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.04% 75.41% 81.74%
Number of salaries quoted 483 435 466
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 £28,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (40.00%) BS25999
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Network Manager
3 4 (40.00%) Information Manager
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Operations Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Data Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Network Operations Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Network Services Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (40.00%) BS25999
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco