The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity Planning over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning
Rank 736 724 724
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 134 168 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 108 109 137
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £94,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +2.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88402 87972 86598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.84% 82.36% 80.04%
Number of salaries quoted 72008 69893 72211
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Continuity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning within the UK.

Business Continuity Planning Salary Trend in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 within the UK.

Business Continuity Planning Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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
England -23 125 £50,000 -1.96% 30
London -29 41 £67,500 -6.89% 7
South East -36 32 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Surrey +14 16 £45,500 +40.00% 2
East of England +12 15 £43,750 -15.86% 5
Yorkshire +3 14 £51,250 +48.55% 4
City of London +13 11 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 10 £50,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 10 £50,000 - 2
Leeds -2 9 £51,250 - 3
West Yorkshire -6 9 £51,250 - 4
West Midlands -26 7 £50,000 -4.53% 1
Watford - 7 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Birmingham -14 6 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 6 £28,500 - 2
Scotland +12 5 £28,000 -6.66% 2
Cambridge +12 5 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +10 5 - - 1
South West -36 5 £44,500 -12.74% 4
Berkshire -3 4 £57,500 -17.85%
North West -13 4 £38,750 +80.23% 2
Leicestershire - 4 - - 2
Cheshire - 4 £38,750 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £42,500 -
Warrington - 4 £38,750 - 1
Leicester - 4 - - 2
Edinburgh +8 3 £28,000 -6.66% 1
Bristol -24 3 £44,500 -12.74% 1
Camberley - 3 £42,500 -

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Business Continuity Planning 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 Planning.

1 313 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 270 (86.26%) BCP
3 178 (56.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 132 (42.17%) ITIL
5 126 (40.26%) Microsoft
6 99 (31.63%) Finance
7 98 (31.31%) VMware
8 87 (27.80%) Degree
9 79 (25.24%) Windows
10 76 (24.28%) MS Excel
11 75 (23.96%) Information Security
12 72 (23.00%) Service Delivery
13 71 (22.68%) SQL
14 66 (21.09%) SLA
15 64 (20.45%) Security Management
16 63 (20.13%) Firewall
17 60 (19.17%) Project Management
18 53 (16.93%) Active Directory
18 53 (16.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 49 (15.65%) MS PowerPoint
20 46 (14.70%) CISSP
20 46 (14.70%) Risk Management
21 45 (14.38%) Coaching
22 43 (13.74%) SQL Server
23 42 (13.42%) Linux
23 42 (13.42%) Banking
23 42 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
24 41 (13.10%) Cisco
25 40 (12.78%) TCP/IP
26 39 (12.46%) Microsoft Certification

Business Continuity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Business Continuity Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (10.86%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (4.15%) SharePoint
7 11 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.28%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.96%) Apache
11 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.64%) Documentum
12 2 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 76 (24.28%) MS Excel
2 49 (15.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 33 (10.54%) MS Office
4 5 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.96%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.64%) Revit
6 2 (0.64%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.64%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.64%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.32%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.47%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 63 (20.13%) Firewall
2 40 (12.78%) TCP/IP
3 32 (10.22%) LAN
4 31 (9.90%) WAN
4 31 (9.90%) SAN
5 30 (9.58%) DNS
6 25 (7.99%) Network Security
7 23 (7.35%) Internet
8 22 (7.03%) VPN
9 21 (6.71%) IPsec
10 17 (5.43%) SSL
10 17 (5.43%) DHCP
11 13 (4.15%) MPLS
12 11 (3.51%) VoIP
12 11 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (2.56%) NAS
13 8 (2.56%) Unified Communications
13 8 (2.56%) FTP
13 8 (2.56%) ADSL
13 8 (2.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (5.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.83%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (2.88%) OLAP
8 8 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.92%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (1.28%) MySQL
10 4 (1.28%) DTS
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.96%) PerformancePoint
12 2 (0.64%) DataEase
12 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.32%) Ingres
13 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 99 (31.63%) Finance
2 42 (13.42%) Banking
3 28 (8.95%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.47%) Front Office
5 13 (4.15%) Legal
6 10 (3.19%) Retail
7 9 (2.88%) Publishing
7 9 (2.88%) Law
8 8 (2.56%) Electronics
9 7 (2.24%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.60%) Czech Language
11 4 (1.28%) Marketing
12 3 (0.96%) Games
12 3 (0.96%) Back Office
13 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.32%) Local Government
14 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 64 (20.45%) Analyst
2 42 (13.42%) Service Manager
3 38 (12.14%) Customer Services Manager
4 24 (7.67%) Security Analyst
5 20 (6.39%) Project Manager
6 15 (4.79%) DBA
6 15 (4.79%) Security Manager
6 15 (4.79%) Server Engineer
6 15 (4.79%) Delivery Manager
7 14 (4.47%) Architect
7 14 (4.47%) Consultant
7 14 (4.47%) SQL DBA
7 14 (4.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 13 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (3.83%) Information Manager
9 12 (3.83%) Information Security Manager
10 11 (3.51%) Information Security Analyst
10 11 (3.51%) Software Manager
10 11 (3.51%) Information Analyst
10 11 (3.51%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.39%) .NET
2 5 (1.60%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.28%) J2EE
4 3 (0.96%) HTML
5 2 (0.64%) CSS
5 2 (0.64%) XHTML
5 2 (0.64%) Ajax
5 2 (0.64%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.32%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (12.14%) Management Information System
3 23 (7.35%) Blackberry
4 20 (6.39%) Computer Science
5 16 (5.11%) Replication
6 14 (4.47%) Hedge funds
7 12 (3.83%) Fixed Income
7 12 (3.83%) Client/Server
8 11 (3.51%) Clustering
9 10 (3.19%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.24%) CESG
11 6 (1.92%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.92%) Fat Client
12 5 (1.60%) RMADS
12 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.60%) Internet of Things
12 5 (1.60%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.60%) ASIC
13 4 (1.28%) CESG CLAS
13 4 (1.28%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 79 (25.24%) Windows
2 42 (13.42%) Linux
3 37 (11.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (9.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (7.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (6.07%) UNIX
7 10 (3.19%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.88%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.28%) CentOS
10 3 (0.96%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.96%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.64%) Solaris
12 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 270 (86.26%) BCP
3 178 (56.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 132 (42.17%) ITIL
5 75 (23.96%) Information Security
6 72 (23.00%) Service Delivery
7 64 (20.45%) Security Management
8 60 (19.17%) Project Management
9 46 (14.70%) Risk Management
10 45 (14.38%) Coaching
11 28 (8.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (6.71%) Change Management
12 21 (6.71%) PRINCE2
13 20 (6.39%) Service Management
13 20 (6.39%) Problem Management
13 20 (6.39%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (6.07%) Capacity Planning
15 14 (4.47%) Data Protection
15 14 (4.47%) Change Control
15 14 (4.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 71 (22.68%) SQL
2 17 (5.43%) T-SQL
2 17 (5.43%) Java
3 13 (4.15%) C
4 12 (3.83%) Python
5 7 (2.24%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.60%) APL
7 4 (1.28%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.28%) VB
7 4 (1.28%) Perl
8 3 (0.96%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.64%) VBScript
9 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.32%) Groovy
10 1 (0.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 87 (27.80%) Degree
2 46 (14.70%) CISSP
3 39 (12.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (8.31%) CISM
5 20 (6.39%) MCSA
6 18 (5.75%) CISA
7 17 (5.43%) Security Cleared
8 16 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (4.79%) CCNA
10 14 (4.47%) MCSE
11 12 (3.83%) HND
11 12 (3.83%) SC Cleared
12 11 (3.51%) VCP4
12 11 (3.51%) Security+ Certification
13 9 (2.88%) CEH
13 9 (2.88%) CCNP
13 9 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (2.24%) CCDA
14 7 (2.24%) CCDP
14 7 (2.24%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (21.09%) SLA
2 53 (16.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (5.43%) COBIT
4 14 (4.47%) PCI DSS
5 8 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.96%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.64%) QA
8 1 (0.32%) MiFID
8 1 (0.32%) Basel II
8 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.32%) EMIR
8 1 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 53 (16.93%) Active Directory
2 30 (9.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (7.03%) Hyper-V
3 22 (7.03%) XenApp
4 14 (4.47%) MetaFrame
5 7 (2.24%) Terminal Services
5 7 (2.24%) VMware Server
5 7 (2.24%) XenDesktop
5 7 (2.24%) vSphere
6 6 (1.92%) Xen
6 6 (1.92%) NLBS
7 5 (1.60%) Samba
7 5 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.96%) DFS Replication
8 3 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.32%) NFS
9 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (2.56%) FortiGate
2 7 (2.24%) WSUS
3 6 (1.92%) SCOM
3 6 (1.92%) Nagios
4 4 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.96%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.64%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.64%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.64%) Cacti
7 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.32%) SCCM
7 1 (0.32%) Puppet
7 1 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.32%) SELinux
7 1 (0.32%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.32%) DameWare
Vendors
1 126 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 98 (31.31%) VMware
3 41 (13.10%) Cisco
4 32 (10.22%) Citrix
4 32 (10.22%) CheckPoint
5 27 (8.63%) Oracle
6 20 (6.39%) NetApp
7 13 (4.15%) HP
8 9 (2.88%) SAP
9 6 (1.92%) Blue Coat
9 6 (1.92%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.92%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.92%) Qualys
9 6 (1.92%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.60%) Veritas
10 5 (1.60%) Symantec
11 4 (1.28%) McAfee
11 4 (1.28%) Sophos
11 4 (1.28%) LANDesk
11 4 (1.28%) AppSense
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