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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning
Rank 761 688 646
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -42
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 135 194 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 113 147 198
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

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
93506 88688 89250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.05% 81.54% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75545 72933 75228
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014 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 24 October 2014. 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 -63 130 £50,000 - 26
London -19 52 £57,500 +9.52% 11
South East -32 29 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire -35 19 £43,000 +37.60% 1
West Yorkshire -25 14 £43,500 +42.62%
Surrey -8 12 £46,250 -11.90% 1
City of London +9 11 £55,000 +4.76% 2
South West -17 9 £42,500 -16.66% 2
West Midlands -22 9 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Birmingham - 8 £52,500 - 3
Leeds -16 7 £30,750 +0.81%
Hampshire -15 6 £52,500 +40.00%
Southampton - 6 £52,500 -
Berkshire - 6 £45,850 - 1
Buckinghamshire -3 4 - -
Guildford -4 4 £61,250 -5.76%
Milton Keynes -10 4 - -
East of England -17 4 £56,250 +40.62%
North West -27 4 £32,250 -35.50% 5
North Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Dorset - 4 - -
Selby - 4 £40,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Manchester -5 3 £26,500 -51.81% 5
Reigate - 3 £45,000 -
Newbury - 3 £37,573 -
Newport - 3 £52,500 - 1
Swindon - 3 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £42,500 -

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 281 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 234 (83.27%) BCP
3 134 (47.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 100 (35.59%) ITIL
5 98 (34.88%) Finance
6 76 (27.05%) Firewall
7 74 (26.33%) Microsoft
8 70 (24.91%) Windows
9 64 (22.78%) Information Security
10 62 (22.06%) VMware
11 57 (20.28%) SQL
12 53 (18.86%) Linux
12 53 (18.86%) Degree
13 50 (17.79%) Security Management
14 47 (16.73%) Project Management
15 46 (16.37%) Service Delivery
16 45 (16.01%) TCP/IP
17 44 (15.66%) MS Excel
18 40 (14.23%) VPN
18 40 (14.23%) Active Directory
19 39 (13.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 36 (12.81%) Risk Management
21 35 (12.46%) MS Office
22 33 (11.74%) DNS
22 33 (11.74%) SLA
23 32 (11.39%) MS Exchange
24 31 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
25 30 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
26 29 (10.32%) Network Security
26 29 (10.32%) SAN

Business Continuity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 32 (11.39%) MS Exchange
2 24 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (5.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (3.91%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.91%) Apache
7 10 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.49%) JBoss
9 6 (2.14%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.78%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.78%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (1.78%) Adobe CQ
10 5 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.42%) IIS
11 4 (1.42%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.36%) Drupal
13 1 (0.36%) Documentum
Applications
1 44 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 35 (12.46%) MS Office
3 26 (9.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.42%) PowerPivot
4 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.71%) MS Project
6 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.36%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) Line 50
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.34%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.71%) Office 365
4 1 (0.36%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (27.05%) Firewall
2 45 (16.01%) TCP/IP
3 40 (14.23%) VPN
4 33 (11.74%) DNS
5 29 (10.32%) SAN
5 29 (10.32%) Network Security
6 28 (9.96%) LAN
6 28 (9.96%) WAN
7 24 (8.54%) DHCP
7 24 (8.54%) Internet
8 21 (7.47%) NAS
9 18 (6.41%) IPsec
10 15 (5.34%) VoIP
11 13 (4.63%) SSL
11 13 (4.63%) VLAN
12 12 (4.27%) LDAP
13 11 (3.91%) Intranet
13 11 (3.91%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (3.20%) IP Telephony
14 9 (3.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.20%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.78%) OLAP
4 5 (1.78%) MySQL
5 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.42%) PerformancePoint
5 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.07%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.36%) Ingres
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Subversion
1 5 (1.78%) JIRA
1 5 (1.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 98 (34.88%) Finance
2 20 (7.12%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.76%) Banking
4 13 (4.63%) Front Office
5 8 (2.85%) Legal
5 8 (2.85%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.49%) Back Office
7 6 (2.14%) Retail
8 3 (1.07%) Games
8 3 (1.07%) Marketing
8 3 (1.07%) Advertising
9 2 (0.71%) Publishing
9 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.71%) French Language
9 2 (0.71%) German Language
9 2 (0.71%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.71%) Electronics
9 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.71%) Law
10 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 59 (21.00%) Analyst
2 27 (9.61%) Service Manager
3 24 (8.54%) Security Officer
4 22 (7.83%) Security Analyst
5 20 (7.12%) Customer Services Manager
6 16 (5.69%) Information Security Officer
6 16 (5.69%) Server Engineer
7 15 (5.34%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (4.63%) Senior Manager
8 13 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (4.27%) Support Analyst
9 12 (4.27%) Project Manager
10 11 (3.91%) Architect
11 10 (3.56%) Administrator
11 10 (3.56%) Information Analyst
11 10 (3.56%) Information Security Analyst
12 9 (3.20%) Developer
13 8 (2.85%) Support Manager
14 7 (2.49%) Risk Manager
14 7 (2.49%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.20%) HTML
2 7 (2.49%) .NET
3 6 (2.14%) J2EE
4 5 (1.78%) CSS
4 5 (1.78%) JMX
4 5 (1.78%) Ajax
4 5 (1.78%) JSON
4 5 (1.78%) jQuery
5 4 (1.42%) Middleware
5 4 (1.42%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.71%) XML
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.36%) Grails
7 1 (0.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.61%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.05%) Blackberry
3 17 (6.05%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.05%) Hedge funds
4 15 (5.34%) Clustering
5 12 (4.27%) Replication
6 11 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.56%) Fixed Income
8 8 (2.85%) Handset
9 7 (2.49%) PKI
10 6 (2.14%) RMADS
11 5 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.78%) Informatics
11 5 (1.78%) CESG
11 5 (1.78%) Streaming Media
11 5 (1.78%) LIMS
12 4 (1.42%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.07%) Statistics
13 3 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 70 (24.91%) Windows
2 53 (18.86%) Linux
3 25 (8.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (8.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (7.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (7.12%) UNIX
6 8 (2.85%) Solaris
6 8 (2.85%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.78%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.78%) CentOS
7 5 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.78%) SVR4
7 5 (1.78%) Debian
8 3 (1.07%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.71%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.71%) SELinux
10 1 (0.36%) Android
10 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 234 (83.27%) BCP
3 134 (47.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 100 (35.59%) ITIL
5 64 (22.78%) Information Security
6 50 (17.79%) Security Management
7 47 (16.73%) Project Management
8 46 (16.37%) Service Delivery
9 36 (12.81%) Risk Management
10 27 (9.61%) Change Management
11 23 (8.19%) Service Management
11 23 (8.19%) Coaching
12 22 (7.83%) PRINCE2
13 20 (7.12%) Load Balancing
14 18 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (6.05%) Risk Assessment
16 16 (5.69%) Incident Management
17 15 (5.34%) Capacity Management
18 14 (4.98%) Root Cause Analysis
18 14 (4.98%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 57 (20.28%) SQL
2 20 (7.12%) Perl
2 20 (7.12%) Python
3 13 (4.63%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.63%) Java
4 9 (3.20%) C
5 8 (2.85%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.49%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.49%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.78%) C#
7 5 (1.78%) PHP
8 4 (1.42%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.42%) VBScript
9 3 (1.07%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.36%) Groovy
10 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (18.86%) Degree
2 16 (5.69%) CISSP
3 14 (4.98%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.63%) HND
4 13 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (4.27%) CISM
6 10 (3.56%) CISA
7 9 (3.20%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.14%) CCNA
10 5 (1.78%) CCIE
10 5 (1.78%) CRISC
11 4 (1.42%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.42%) CCNP
12 3 (1.07%) IRCA
12 3 (1.07%) ISEB
12 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.07%) CCSA
12 3 (1.07%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (11.74%) SLA
3 7 (2.49%) COBIT
4 5 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (1.78%) CESG Infosec
4 5 (1.78%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.42%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.36%) QA
6 1 (0.36%) BS7799
6 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
System Software
1 40 (14.23%) Active Directory
2 30 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.90%) XenApp
4 15 (5.34%) MetaFrame
5 13 (4.63%) Hyper-V
6 9 (3.20%) vSphere
7 7 (2.49%) XenDesktop
7 7 (2.49%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (1.78%) Samba
8 5 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.42%) Xen
10 3 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.07%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.36%) XenServer
12 1 (0.36%) NFS
12 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (4.63%) Backup Exec
2 10 (3.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (3.20%) Nagios
4 7 (2.49%) Nessus
5 6 (2.14%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.42%) Data Guard
6 4 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (1.07%) Cacti
7 3 (1.07%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.71%) Puppet
8 2 (0.71%) SCCM
9 1 (0.36%) SCOM
9 1 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.36%) WSUS
9 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.36%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.36%) DameWare
9 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 74 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 62 (22.06%) VMware
3 26 (9.25%) Citrix
4 25 (8.90%) Cisco
5 21 (7.47%) Oracle
5 21 (7.47%) HP
6 14 (4.98%) NetApp
6 14 (4.98%) CheckPoint
7 13 (4.63%) Symantec
8 11 (3.91%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.78%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.78%) AppSense
9 5 (1.78%) Dell
9 5 (1.78%) Adobe
9 5 (1.78%) Sun
9 5 (1.78%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.78%) Rackspace
10 4 (1.42%) F5
10 4 (1.42%) Aruba
10 4 (1.42%) Meru Networks
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 6k Car Allowance, 15% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 4 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to 40K plus Bonus plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 11 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: 12 days ago