The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank - 49 58
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.84% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.03% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £43,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Business Continuity
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
420 290 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 83.17% 80.78% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 372 232 350
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Dell