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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning
Rank 692 794 673
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -121
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 204 122 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 165 93 174
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.88%

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
91567 96317 88175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.79% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 75321 76881 72152
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +94 199 £50,000 - 14
London +82 85 £62,500 +4.16% 8
South East +20 44 £52,500 +5.00% 3
City of London +46 32 £65,000 +8.33% 2
South West +19 26 £40,000 -7.51% 1
Yorkshire +17 24 £40,000 -16.23% 1
West Yorkshire +14 15 £41,750 -17.32% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 14 £37,500 +41.50% 1
Berkshire +20 13 £61,250 +19.42% 1
Leeds +18 11 £46,250 -5.12% 1
Milton Keynes -14 11 £37,500 +41.50% 1
Surrey +13 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East of England +19 9 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Bristol - 9 £50,000 -
Dorset - 9 - -
West Midlands -9 8 £45,000 +15.38%
Reading - 8 £62,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +7 7 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 7 £38,750 -
Harrogate - 7 £40,000 -
Cheltenham - 6 £38,750 -
Hampshire +23 5 £42,500 -19.04%
Hertfordshire +1 5 £27,000 -36.47% 1
Weymouth - 5 - -
Scotland +13 4 £42,000 +40.00%
Glasgow +13 4 £42,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 4 - -
Bournemouth - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +11 3 £70,000 -
North West -1 3 £60,000 +126.41%

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 337 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 242 (71.81%) BCP
3 172 (51.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 101 (29.97%) ITIL
5 97 (28.78%) Information Security
6 93 (27.60%) Finance
7 85 (25.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 78 (23.15%) Linux
8 78 (23.15%) Microsoft
9 69 (20.47%) Analytical Skills
10 66 (19.58%) SQL
11 63 (18.69%) Service Delivery
11 63 (18.69%) Degree
12 62 (18.40%) Management Information System
13 61 (18.10%) Windows
14 58 (17.21%) CISSP
15 56 (16.62%) Security Management
16 53 (15.73%) Firewall
17 52 (15.43%) VMware
18 49 (14.54%) MS Excel
19 46 (13.65%) Project Management
20 45 (13.35%) SLA
20 45 (13.35%) PCI DSS
21 43 (12.76%) Active Directory
21 43 (12.76%) Change Management
21 43 (12.76%) CISM
22 39 (11.57%) SQL Server
22 39 (11.57%) Incident Management
23 38 (11.28%) Risk Management
23 38 (11.28%) Continuous Improvement

Business Continuity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (5.34%) Apache
2 14 (4.15%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.26%) IIS
4 10 (2.97%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.67%) Lync
5 9 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.78%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.19%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.59%) SAS
8 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.30%) CMS
9 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.30%) Drupal
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.30%) WorkSite
Applications
1 49 (14.54%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.93%) MS Office
3 12 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.59%) MS Project
6 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.19%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.78%) SaaS
2 5 (1.48%) Office 365
2 5 (1.48%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (15.73%) Firewall
2 34 (10.09%) Network Security
3 28 (8.31%) DNS
4 26 (7.72%) LAN
5 25 (7.42%) VPN
6 23 (6.82%) TCP/IP
7 21 (6.23%) WAN
8 20 (5.93%) SSL
9 19 (5.64%) Internet
10 14 (4.15%) IPsec
11 13 (3.86%) MPLS
11 13 (3.86%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (3.26%) DMVPN
13 10 (2.97%) HSRP
13 10 (2.97%) Spanning Tree
13 10 (2.97%) VPLS
13 10 (2.97%) SAN
13 10 (2.97%) BGP
13 10 (2.97%) EIGRP
13 10 (2.97%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (5.34%) MySQL
4 13 (3.86%) Big Data
4 13 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (3.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (3.56%) OLAP
6 11 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.26%) Oracle Database
7 10 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.67%) Oracle OLAP
8 9 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (2.67%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.37%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.59%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.78%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
General
1 93 (27.60%) Finance
2 33 (9.79%) Legal
3 20 (5.93%) Law
4 19 (5.64%) Front Office
5 18 (5.34%) Retail
6 13 (3.86%) Banking
6 13 (3.86%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.97%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.37%) Marketing
9 7 (2.08%) Back Office
9 7 (2.08%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.48%) Military
11 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.30%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.30%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.30%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (13.65%) Analyst
2 26 (7.72%) Administrator
3 21 (6.23%) DBA
3 21 (6.23%) Applications Support
4 18 (5.34%) Consultant
4 18 (5.34%) Security Analyst
4 18 (5.34%) Service Manager
4 18 (5.34%) SQL DBA
5 14 (4.15%) Security Engineer
6 13 (3.86%) Delivery Manager
6 13 (3.86%) Support Manager
6 13 (3.86%) Security Manager
6 13 (3.86%) Security Consultant
7 12 (3.56%) IT Manager
7 12 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (3.56%) Architect
7 12 (3.56%) Services Delivery Manager
8 11 (3.26%) Network Engineer
8 11 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (3.26%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.64%) Middleware
2 16 (4.75%) FIX Protocol
3 13 (3.86%) Rendezvous
4 7 (2.08%) .NET
5 4 (1.19%) J2EE
6 3 (0.89%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.89%) HTML
6 3 (0.89%) LINQ
6 3 (0.89%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.59%) MDX
7 2 (0.59%) Memcached
7 2 (0.59%) CSS
8 1 (0.30%) SOAP
8 1 (0.30%) EDI
8 1 (0.30%) CGI
8 1 (0.30%) COM
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.30%) WCF
8 1 (0.30%) WPF
8 1 (0.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 69 (20.47%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (18.40%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.34%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.75%) Equities
5 13 (3.86%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.26%) Cryptography
7 9 (2.67%) PKI
8 8 (2.37%) Replication
9 6 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.78%) Clustering
9 6 (1.78%) Performance Metrics
9 6 (1.78%) BYOD
10 5 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.48%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.19%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.19%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.89%) NHS
12 3 (0.89%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.89%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 78 (23.15%) Linux
2 61 (18.10%) Windows
3 37 (10.98%) UNIX
4 9 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.37%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.78%) Debian
6 6 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (1.19%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.19%) CentOS
8 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.59%) Solaris
9 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.59%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 242 (71.81%) BCP
3 172 (51.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 101 (29.97%) ITIL
5 97 (28.78%) Information Security
6 63 (18.69%) Service Delivery
7 56 (16.62%) Security Management
8 46 (13.65%) Project Management
9 43 (12.76%) Change Management
10 39 (11.57%) Incident Management
11 38 (11.28%) Risk Management
11 38 (11.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 35 (10.39%) Risk Assessment
13 32 (9.50%) Service Management
14 30 (8.90%) Coaching
15 28 (8.31%) SIEM
16 27 (8.01%) Data Protection
16 27 (8.01%) Information Security Management
17 26 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (7.12%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 66 (19.58%) SQL
2 22 (6.53%) T-SQL
3 21 (6.23%) Python
4 13 (3.86%) Perl
5 12 (3.56%) C
6 11 (3.26%) PowerShell
7 9 (2.67%) Java
8 5 (1.48%) VBScript
9 4 (1.19%) C++
10 3 (0.89%) VBA
10 3 (0.89%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.89%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.89%) C#
11 2 (0.59%) X++
11 2 (0.59%) R
11 2 (0.59%) PHP
12 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.30%) APL
12 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (18.69%) Degree
2 58 (17.21%) CISSP
3 43 (12.76%) CISM
4 31 (9.20%) CISA
5 28 (8.31%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (5.93%) Security Cleared
7 17 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (4.75%) CCNP
8 16 (4.75%) CCNA
9 12 (3.56%) SC Cleared
10 11 (3.26%) CCDA
11 10 (2.97%) CRISC
12 9 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (2.37%) SSCP
13 8 (2.37%) CCDP
13 8 (2.37%) CCSA
13 8 (2.37%) CCSE
14 7 (2.08%) CEH
14 7 (2.08%) HND
14 7 (2.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (25.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (13.35%) SLA
2 45 (13.35%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.56%) COBIT
4 10 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (2.37%) ISO 9001
6 6 (1.78%) QA
7 4 (1.19%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.89%) BS25999
9 2 (0.59%) BS7799
10 1 (0.30%) Basel II
10 1 (0.30%) MiFID
10 1 (0.30%) EMIR
10 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 43 (12.76%) Active Directory
2 31 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.67%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.78%) iptables
4 6 (1.78%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.78%) Samba
5 5 (1.48%) Squid
6 4 (1.19%) vSphere
7 2 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.59%) NFS
7 2 (0.59%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.30%) XenServer
8 1 (0.30%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 16 (4.75%) ITRS Geneos
2 7 (2.08%) Nessus
3 5 (1.48%) Puppet
4 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.59%) logstash
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.59%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.59%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.30%) Nmap
5 1 (0.30%) WMI
5 1 (0.30%) WSUS
5 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 78 (23.15%) Microsoft
2 52 (15.43%) VMware
3 31 (9.20%) Oracle
4 29 (8.61%) Cisco
5 19 (5.64%) Citrix
6 14 (4.15%) CheckPoint
7 12 (3.56%) HP
8 10 (2.97%) SAP
9 9 (2.67%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.08%) NetApp
11 5 (1.48%) Ariba
11 5 (1.48%) Computacenter
11 5 (1.48%) WorldPay
12 3 (0.89%) Juniper
13 2 (0.59%) Dell
13 2 (0.59%) Novell
13 2 (0.59%) Reuters
13 2 (0.59%) Bloomberg
13 2 (0.59%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.59%) New Relic
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000 + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £90,000 to £140,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 13 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £41535 - £53073 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago