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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning
Rank 758 778 668
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -110
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 147 169 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 109 129 179
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,920
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

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
92318 99153 88437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.54% 82.71% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 75379 80339 72907
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 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 2 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 +32 135 £50,000 - 19
London +25 66 £60,000 - 11
Yorkshire +21 22 £42,500 -19.04% 4
West Yorkshire +24 19 £47,500 -9.52% 4
South West -6 18 £41,250 -19.11%
City of London +48 16 £67,500 +12.50% 3
Leeds +23 16 £50,000 -4.76% 3
South East -16 15 £47,500 +15.85% 4
Scotland +9 10 £42,000 +20.00% 1
Bristol -15 9 £50,000 -1.96%
Glasgow +7 8 £42,000 -11.57%
West Midlands -12 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Berkshire -2 6 £50,000 -28.57% 2
East of England +9 5 £70,000 +40.00%
South Wales +3 5 - -
Wales -5 5 - -
Dorset - 5 - -
Cardiff -6 4 - -
Bournemouth - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +16 3 £70,000 +154.54%
West Bromwich +5 3 - -
Surrey +4 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Hampshire +1 3 £55,000 +48.64% 1
Birmingham -11 3 £40,000 +45.45%
Huntingdon - 3 £70,000 -
North West -3 2 £53,750 +53.57%
Hertfordshire -11 2 £47,500 -5.00%
North Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £52,500 -

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 287 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 221 (77.00%) BCP
3 160 (55.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 107 (37.28%) ITIL
5 95 (33.10%) Information Security
6 87 (30.31%) Finance
7 78 (27.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 70 (24.39%) Degree
9 68 (23.69%) Microsoft
10 65 (22.65%) Windows
10 65 (22.65%) Analytical Skills
11 60 (20.91%) CISSP
12 57 (19.86%) Service Delivery
13 56 (19.51%) Management Information System
14 55 (19.16%) Firewall
14 55 (19.16%) SQL
15 51 (17.77%) Risk Management
15 51 (17.77%) VMware
16 50 (17.42%) CISM
16 50 (17.42%) Linux
17 49 (17.07%) Project Management
18 48 (16.72%) Security Management
18 48 (16.72%) Active Directory
19 44 (15.33%) Continuous Improvement
20 40 (13.94%) SLA
20 40 (13.94%) SQL Server
21 39 (13.59%) MS Excel
21 39 (13.59%) Cisco
22 37 (12.89%) Network Security
23 35 (12.20%) CISA

Business Continuity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 20 (6.97%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.79%) Apache
3 8 (2.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.39%) Lync
4 4 (1.39%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.39%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.05%) IIS
5 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.35%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.35%) CMS
7 1 (0.35%) Drupal
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.35%) SAS
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (3.83%) MS Office
4 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.70%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.09%) SaaS
2 5 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.05%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (19.16%) Firewall
2 37 (12.89%) Network Security
3 30 (10.45%) LAN
4 27 (9.41%) TCP/IP
5 25 (8.71%) WAN
6 23 (8.01%) DNS
7 22 (7.67%) VPN
8 18 (6.27%) MPLS
9 17 (5.92%) Internet
10 16 (5.57%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (5.23%) IPsec
11 15 (5.23%) SAN
12 14 (4.88%) SSL
13 11 (3.83%) DMVPN
14 10 (3.48%) HSRP
14 10 (3.48%) Spanning Tree
14 10 (3.48%) VPLS
14 10 (3.48%) BGP
14 10 (3.48%) VRRP
14 10 (3.48%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.94%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (6.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (4.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (4.18%) OLAP
8 10 (3.48%) Big Data
9 8 (2.79%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.09%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.74%) MySQL
12 5 (1.74%) OLAP Cube
13 4 (1.39%) DTS
14 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
15 2 (0.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (2.09%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.74%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
General
1 87 (30.31%) Finance
2 29 (10.10%) Legal
3 25 (8.71%) Law
4 18 (6.27%) Retail
5 15 (5.23%) Telecoms
6 13 (4.53%) Banking
7 10 (3.48%) Marketing
8 8 (2.79%) Front Office
9 6 (2.09%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.74%) Czech Language
11 4 (1.39%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.05%) Back Office
12 3 (1.05%) Electronics
12 3 (1.05%) Games
13 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.35%) Local Government
13 1 (0.35%) Advertising
13 1 (0.35%) Publishing
13 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (11.50%) Analyst
2 24 (8.36%) DBA
3 23 (8.01%) Consultant
4 20 (6.97%) SQL DBA
5 19 (6.62%) Security Manager
6 17 (5.92%) Information Manager
6 17 (5.92%) Information Security Manager
7 16 (5.57%) Administrator
8 15 (5.23%) Security Consultant
9 13 (4.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 13 (4.53%) Service Manager
9 13 (4.53%) Security Engineer
9 13 (4.53%) Head of IT
10 12 (4.18%) Architect
11 11 (3.83%) Network Engineer
11 11 (3.83%) Applications Support
11 11 (3.83%) SQL Server DBA
12 9 (3.14%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (3.14%) Business Manager
12 9 (3.14%) Customer Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.83%) .NET
2 9 (3.14%) Middleware
3 6 (2.09%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (1.74%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.74%) Rendezvous
5 4 (1.39%) CSS
5 4 (1.39%) J2EE
6 3 (1.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.05%) HTML
6 3 (1.05%) LINQ
6 3 (1.05%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.70%) Memcached
7 2 (0.70%) MDX
7 2 (0.70%) Ajax
7 2 (0.70%) XHTML
8 1 (0.35%) EDI
8 1 (0.35%) COM
8 1 (0.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 65 (22.65%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (19.51%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.27%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.92%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.88%) Replication
6 12 (4.18%) Data Protection Act
7 11 (3.83%) Cryptography
8 10 (3.48%) Clustering
9 8 (2.79%) Blackberry
10 7 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (2.09%) Fat Client
11 6 (2.09%) NHS
11 6 (2.09%) Thin Client
11 6 (2.09%) Equities
11 6 (2.09%) BYOD
12 5 (1.74%) PKI
12 5 (1.74%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.74%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.74%) Statistics
12 5 (1.74%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 65 (22.65%) Windows
2 50 (17.42%) Linux
3 27 (9.41%) UNIX
4 19 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (4.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.14%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.44%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.05%) CentOS
10 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 221 (77.00%) BCP
3 160 (55.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 107 (37.28%) ITIL
5 95 (33.10%) Information Security
6 57 (19.86%) Service Delivery
7 51 (17.77%) Risk Management
8 49 (17.07%) Project Management
9 48 (16.72%) Security Management
10 44 (15.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 30 (10.45%) Service Management
12 28 (9.76%) Incident Management
13 25 (8.71%) SIEM
13 25 (8.71%) Cyber Security
14 23 (8.01%) Risk Assessment
14 23 (8.01%) Change Management
14 23 (8.01%) Coaching
15 21 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
16 20 (6.97%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 55 (19.16%) SQL
2 24 (8.36%) T-SQL
3 13 (4.53%) Python
4 11 (3.83%) Perl
5 10 (3.48%) C
5 10 (3.48%) Java
6 8 (2.79%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.74%) APL
7 5 (1.74%) VBScript
8 3 (1.05%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.05%) VBA
8 3 (1.05%) C++
9 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.70%) X++
9 2 (0.70%) C#
10 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 70 (24.39%) Degree
2 60 (20.91%) CISSP
3 50 (17.42%) CISM
4 35 (12.20%) CISA
5 29 (10.10%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (8.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (7.67%) CCNA
8 15 (5.23%) MCSE
8 15 (5.23%) CCNP
9 13 (4.53%) Security Cleared
10 12 (4.18%) CEH
11 10 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (3.48%) HND
11 10 (3.48%) CCDA
11 10 (3.48%) CRISC
12 8 (2.79%) CCDP
12 8 (2.79%) CCSE
12 8 (2.79%) CCSA
13 7 (2.44%) SC Cleared
14 6 (2.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (27.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (13.94%) SLA
3 30 (10.45%) PCI DSS
4 21 (7.32%) COBIT
5 14 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (2.79%) ISO 9001
7 6 (2.09%) QA
8 4 (1.39%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.70%) MiFID
9 2 (0.70%) Basel II
9 2 (0.70%) BS7799
9 2 (0.70%) BS25999
9 2 (0.70%) EMIR
9 2 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 48 (16.72%) Active Directory
2 30 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.83%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.09%) vSphere
5 5 (1.74%) Xen
5 5 (1.74%) NLBS
5 5 (1.74%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.74%) Samba
6 3 (1.05%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.05%) Squid
7 2 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.70%) XenApp
8 1 (0.35%) XenServer
8 1 (0.35%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.35%) NFS
8 1 (0.35%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 6 (2.09%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (1.74%) WSUS
3 4 (1.39%) SCOM
3 4 (1.39%) Nagios
4 3 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.05%) Nessus
4 3 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.05%) Puppet
5 2 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.70%) logstash
5 2 (0.70%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.35%) Nmap
6 1 (0.35%) Cacti
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 68 (23.69%) Microsoft
2 51 (17.77%) VMware
3 39 (13.59%) Cisco
4 29 (10.10%) Oracle
5 23 (8.01%) Citrix
5 23 (8.01%) CheckPoint
6 16 (5.57%) HP
7 13 (4.53%) SAP
8 10 (3.48%) NetApp
9 7 (2.44%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.74%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (1.05%) Qualys
12 3 (1.05%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.05%) Postini
12 3 (1.05%) Symantec
12 3 (1.05%) McAfee
12 3 (1.05%) Sophos
12 3 (1.05%) Rackspace
12 3 (1.05%) WorldPay
London
Lockton Companies
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Horniman Museum Gardens
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance, bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000.0000000 - £46000.0000000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago