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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning
Rank 739 787 670
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -117
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 176 145 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 135 111 174
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -3.88%

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
92977 96911 88131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.84% 82.75% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 76104 78052 72123
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +67 167 £50,000 +2.56% 38
London +65 83 £60,000 - 10
South East +3 28 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Yorkshire +12 26 £40,000 -20.79%
City of London +43 24 £67,500 +12.50% 5
West Yorkshire +9 18 £41,500 -19.41%
Leeds +8 14 £46,250 -11.90%
South West -1 14 £50,000 +13.63% 7
Berkshire +17 10 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 9 £37,500 +41.50% 3
East of England +5 8 £70,000 +40.00% 4
Scotland +10 7 £42,000 +29.23%
Milton Keynes -8 7 £37,500 +41.50% 2
Glasgow +19 6 £42,000 +1.81%
North Yorkshire 0 6 £40,000 -
West Midlands -8 6 £50,000 +30.71% 2
Harrogate - 6 £40,000 -
Bristol - 6 £50,000 - 2
Dorset - 6 - - 1
Hampshire +6 5 £42,500 +14.86%
Cambridgeshire +14 4 £70,000 - 1
Hertfordshire 0 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Reading - 4 £62,500 -
Bournemouth - 4 - -
West Bromwich -1 3 - -
Huntingdon - 3 £70,000 -
Surrey +7 2 £40,000 -20.00% 2
North West 0 2 £60,000 +71.42% 5
Wales 0 2 - - 1
South Wales -4 2 - - 1

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 316 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 233 (73.73%) BCP
3 165 (52.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 105 (33.23%) ITIL
5 103 (32.59%) Information Security
6 87 (27.53%) Finance
7 86 (27.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 75 (23.73%) Microsoft
9 69 (21.84%) Linux
10 68 (21.52%) Degree
11 65 (20.57%) Windows
12 63 (19.94%) SQL
13 62 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
14 61 (19.30%) CISSP
14 61 (19.30%) Firewall
15 60 (18.99%) Service Delivery
16 59 (18.67%) Management Information System
17 55 (17.41%) VMware
18 53 (16.77%) Security Management
19 52 (16.46%) Active Directory
20 51 (16.14%) CISM
21 48 (15.19%) Risk Management
22 47 (14.87%) Continuous Improvement
23 46 (14.56%) Project Management
23 46 (14.56%) MS Excel
24 44 (13.92%) SLA
25 40 (12.66%) Network Security
25 40 (12.66%) PCI DSS
26 37 (11.71%) Cisco
27 36 (11.39%) SQL Server

Business Continuity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (5.06%) Apache
2 15 (4.75%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.85%) IIS
4 7 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.22%) Lync
4 7 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.58%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.27%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.63%) SAS
8 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.32%) Drupal
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.32%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.32%) CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 46 (14.56%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.75%) MS Office
3 13 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.63%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.90%) SaaS
2 4 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.95%) Office 365
3 3 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 61 (19.30%) Firewall
2 40 (12.66%) Network Security
3 29 (9.18%) DNS
3 29 (9.18%) LAN
4 25 (7.91%) TCP/IP
4 25 (7.91%) VPN
5 24 (7.59%) WAN
6 20 (6.33%) Internet
7 17 (5.38%) MPLS
7 17 (5.38%) SSL
8 15 (4.75%) IPsec
8 15 (4.75%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (3.80%) DMVPN
9 12 (3.80%) SAN
10 11 (3.48%) BGP
10 11 (3.48%) EIGRP
10 11 (3.48%) HSRP
10 11 (3.48%) Spanning Tree
10 11 (3.48%) VRRP
10 11 (3.48%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (4.75%) OLAP
4 14 (4.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (3.80%) MySQL
6 11 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.48%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.48%) Big Data
7 10 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (3.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (2.85%) Oracle OLAP
8 9 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.53%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.22%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.58%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Visual Studio
1 6 (1.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
General
1 87 (27.53%) Finance
2 31 (9.81%) Legal
3 23 (7.28%) Law
4 18 (5.70%) Retail
5 15 (4.75%) Front Office
6 13 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 13 (4.11%) Banking
7 10 (3.16%) Marketing
8 7 (2.22%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.90%) Back Office
10 5 (1.58%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.58%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.32%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 42 (13.29%) Analyst
2 25 (7.91%) Administrator
3 22 (6.96%) Consultant
4 21 (6.65%) DBA
5 17 (5.38%) Applications Support
5 17 (5.38%) SQL DBA
5 17 (5.38%) Security Manager
6 16 (5.06%) Service Manager
7 15 (4.75%) Information Manager
7 15 (4.75%) Information Security Manager
8 14 (4.43%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (4.43%) Security Engineer
8 14 (4.43%) Security Consultant
8 14 (4.43%) Network Engineer
9 12 (3.80%) Services Delivery Manager
9 12 (3.80%) Security Analyst
9 12 (3.80%) Security Officer
10 11 (3.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 11 (3.48%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (3.48%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.75%) Middleware
2 12 (3.80%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (3.16%) Rendezvous
4 6 (1.90%) .NET
5 5 (1.58%) HTML
6 4 (1.27%) CSS
6 4 (1.27%) J2EE
7 3 (0.95%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.95%) LINQ
7 3 (0.95%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.63%) MDX
8 2 (0.63%) Memcached
8 2 (0.63%) Ajax
8 2 (0.63%) XHTML
9 1 (0.32%) EDI
9 1 (0.32%) COM
9 1 (0.32%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.32%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 62 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (18.67%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.06%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.75%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.80%) Equities
6 11 (3.48%) Cryptography
6 11 (3.48%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (2.85%) Clustering
8 8 (2.53%) PKI
8 8 (2.53%) Replication
9 7 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.90%) BYOD
10 6 (1.90%) NHS
11 5 (1.58%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.58%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.58%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (1.58%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.27%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 69 (21.84%) Linux
2 65 (20.57%) Windows
3 35 (11.08%) UNIX
4 10 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.22%) Mac OS X
5 7 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.58%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.58%) Debian
7 4 (1.27%) CentOS
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 233 (73.73%) BCP
3 165 (52.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 105 (33.23%) ITIL
5 103 (32.59%) Information Security
6 60 (18.99%) Service Delivery
7 53 (16.77%) Security Management
8 48 (15.19%) Risk Management
9 47 (14.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 46 (14.56%) Project Management
11 31 (9.81%) Risk Assessment
12 30 (9.49%) Incident Management
12 30 (9.49%) Service Management
12 30 (9.49%) Change Management
13 27 (8.54%) Coaching
14 26 (8.23%) SIEM
15 25 (7.91%) Cyber Security
16 23 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (7.28%) Data Security
16 23 (7.28%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 63 (19.94%) SQL
2 22 (6.96%) T-SQL
3 15 (4.75%) Python
4 11 (3.48%) Perl
5 10 (3.16%) Java
6 9 (2.85%) C
7 8 (2.53%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.58%) APL
8 5 (1.58%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.58%) VBScript
9 3 (0.95%) C#
9 3 (0.95%) C++
9 3 (0.95%) VBA
9 3 (0.95%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.63%) X++
10 2 (0.63%) PHP
11 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (21.52%) Degree
2 61 (19.30%) CISSP
3 51 (16.14%) CISM
4 35 (11.08%) CISA
5 31 (9.81%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (6.33%) CCNA
7 19 (6.01%) Security Cleared
8 18 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (5.06%) CCNP
10 13 (4.11%) MCSE
11 11 (3.48%) CCDA
11 11 (3.48%) SC Cleared
11 11 (3.48%) CEH
12 10 (3.16%) CRISC
12 10 (3.16%) HND
12 10 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (2.85%) CCDP
13 9 (2.85%) CCSE
13 9 (2.85%) CCSA
14 4 (1.27%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (27.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (13.92%) SLA
3 40 (12.66%) PCI DSS
4 16 (5.06%) COBIT
5 12 (3.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (2.53%) ISO 9001
7 7 (2.22%) QA
8 4 (1.27%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.63%) MiFID
9 2 (0.63%) Basel II
9 2 (0.63%) BS7799
9 2 (0.63%) BS25999
9 2 (0.63%) EMIR
9 2 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 52 (16.46%) Active Directory
2 34 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.53%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.90%) Samba
5 5 (1.58%) iptables
6 4 (1.27%) vSphere
6 4 (1.27%) Squid
7 3 (0.95%) Xen
7 3 (0.95%) NLBS
7 3 (0.95%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.63%) NFS
8 2 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.32%) XenApp
9 1 (0.32%) XenServer
9 1 (0.32%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 12 (3.80%) ITRS Geneos
2 6 (1.90%) Nessus
3 4 (1.27%) Puppet
3 4 (1.27%) WSUS
4 3 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.63%) logstash
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.63%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.32%) Nagios
6 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.32%) Nmap
6 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 75 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 55 (17.41%) VMware
3 37 (11.71%) Cisco
4 32 (10.13%) Oracle
5 25 (7.91%) Citrix
6 20 (6.33%) CheckPoint
7 16 (5.06%) HP
8 14 (4.43%) SAP
9 9 (2.85%) NetApp
9 9 (2.85%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.27%) Computacenter
10 4 (1.27%) WorldPay
11 3 (0.95%) SolarWinds
11 3 (0.95%) Ariba
12 2 (0.63%) Juniper
12 2 (0.63%) Novell
12 2 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (0.63%) Dell
12 2 (0.63%) EMC
12 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
Liverpool, Merseyside
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Salary: From £18,500 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Somerset
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive Salary + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Mandara Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus training and development support
Posted: 14 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Derbyshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Suffolk
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum + 29 days + Share ops scheme + Pensi
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago