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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning
Rank 759 726 701
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -25
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 124 184 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 92 140 172
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,960
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £54,920
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.95%

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -25 109 £50,000 - 18
London +15 49 £58,750 +6.81% 8
Yorkshire +16 13 £50,000 -9.09% 1
City of London +34 12 £65,000 +36.84% 1
West Yorkshire +27 12 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Leeds +20 12 £51,250 -6.81% 1
South East -24 11 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East of England +14 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South West -18 10 £32,500 -36.27% 2
Scotland +22 9 £42,000 +12.00% 1
South Wales +10 8 - -
Wales +7 8 - -
Glasgow +7 7 £42,000 -11.57% 1
West Midlands -8 7 £40,000 +45.45% 1
East Midlands +12 6 £28,428 -26.63%
Bristol -9 6 £31,500 -38.23% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 5 £52,500 +39.07%
Cardiff +5 4 - -
North West -4 4 £43,750 +124.35% 1
Leicestershire - 4 £28,428 -
Caerphilly - 4 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
Leicester - 4 £28,428 -
West Bromwich +7 3 - -
Cheshire 0 3 £42,500 -22.72%
Hertfordshire -6 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Birmingham -11 3 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Milton Keynes -15 3 £50,000 -
Warrington - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey +17 2 £43,750 -12.50% 3

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 257 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 205 (79.77%) BCP
3 155 (60.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 98 (38.13%) ITIL
5 82 (31.91%) Information Security
6 78 (30.35%) Finance
7 77 (29.96%) Microsoft
8 70 (27.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 66 (25.68%) Degree
10 64 (24.90%) Windows
10 64 (24.90%) Analytical Skills
11 60 (23.35%) CISSP
12 58 (22.57%) Service Delivery
13 56 (21.79%) VMware
14 52 (20.23%) Firewall
14 52 (20.23%) Management Information System
14 52 (20.23%) Risk Management
15 51 (19.84%) Active Directory
16 49 (19.07%) Project Management
17 48 (18.68%) SQL
18 46 (17.90%) SLA
18 46 (17.90%) CISM
19 45 (17.51%) Security Management
20 40 (15.56%) MS Excel
20 40 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
21 39 (15.18%) SQL Server
22 38 (14.79%) Cisco
23 33 (12.84%) LAN
24 32 (12.45%) Service Management
25 30 (11.67%) CISA

Business Continuity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (9.73%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (3.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (3.11%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.95%) Apache
8 4 (1.56%) Lync
8 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.17%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.39%) IIS
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (4.28%) MS Office
4 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.95%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.78%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.95%) SaaS
1 5 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.56%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 52 (20.23%) Firewall
2 33 (12.84%) LAN
3 30 (11.67%) WAN
4 25 (9.73%) Network Security
4 25 (9.73%) TCP/IP
5 22 (8.56%) SAN
5 22 (8.56%) DNS
6 19 (7.39%) MPLS
7 18 (7.00%) Internet
8 15 (5.84%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (5.45%) VPN
9 14 (5.45%) SSL
10 11 (4.28%) IPsec
10 11 (4.28%) DMVPN
11 10 (3.89%) VPLS
11 10 (3.89%) EIGRP
11 10 (3.89%) BGP
12 9 (3.50%) VRRP
12 9 (3.50%) HSRP
12 9 (3.50%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.18%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.06%) SQL Server 2000
6 11 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.50%) OLAP
8 7 (2.72%) Big Data
9 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.95%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (1.95%) MySQL
10 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.56%) DTS
12 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.17%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (30.35%) Finance
2 23 (8.95%) Legal
3 20 (7.78%) Law
4 19 (7.39%) Telecoms
5 18 (7.00%) Banking
6 10 (3.89%) Retail
6 10 (3.89%) Marketing
7 8 (3.11%) Electronics
8 5 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.95%) Czech Language
9 3 (1.17%) Publishing
9 3 (1.17%) Games
10 2 (0.78%) Back Office
11 1 (0.39%) Advertising
11 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Local Government
11 1 (0.39%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (12.84%) Analyst
2 22 (8.56%) Consultant
3 19 (7.39%) DBA
3 19 (7.39%) Security Manager
4 17 (6.61%) SQL DBA
4 17 (6.61%) Information Manager
4 17 (6.61%) Information Security Manager
5 16 (6.23%) Service Manager
6 14 (5.45%) Customer Services Manager
7 13 (5.06%) Head of IT
8 12 (4.67%) Architect
8 12 (4.67%) Security Consultant
8 12 (4.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 11 (4.28%) Security Engineer
10 10 (3.89%) Project Manager
10 10 (3.89%) Delivery Manager
10 10 (3.89%) Network Engineer
11 9 (3.50%) Administrator
11 9 (3.50%) SQL Server DBA
12 7 (2.72%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.61%) .NET
2 5 (1.95%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.17%) CSS
4 2 (0.78%) Ajax
4 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.78%) HTML
4 2 (0.78%) XHTML
5 1 (0.39%) Middleware
5 1 (0.39%) EDI
5 1 (0.39%) COM
5 1 (0.39%) MDX
5 1 (0.39%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 64 (24.90%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (20.23%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.61%) Replication
3 17 (6.61%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.28%) Clustering
5 10 (3.89%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (3.89%) Blackberry
6 9 (3.50%) Internet of Things
7 8 (3.11%) Cryptography
8 6 (2.33%) Fat Client
8 6 (2.33%) NHS
8 6 (2.33%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.33%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.95%) ASIC
9 5 (1.95%) CESG
9 5 (1.95%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.95%) Statistics
10 4 (1.56%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.56%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.90%) Windows
2 28 (10.89%) Linux
3 23 (8.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (6.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (5.06%) UNIX
6 11 (4.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.50%) Mac OS
8 7 (2.72%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.39%) Solaris
10 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 205 (79.77%) BCP
3 155 (60.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 98 (38.13%) ITIL
5 82 (31.91%) Information Security
6 58 (22.57%) Service Delivery
7 52 (20.23%) Risk Management
8 49 (19.07%) Project Management
9 45 (17.51%) Security Management
10 40 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (12.45%) Service Management
12 26 (10.12%) Coaching
13 21 (8.17%) Capacity Planning
14 20 (7.78%) Incident Management
14 20 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (7.78%) Change Management
15 19 (7.39%) Cyber Security
16 18 (7.00%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (7.00%) PRINCE2
16 18 (7.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 48 (18.68%) SQL
2 19 (7.39%) T-SQL
3 9 (3.50%) Java
4 8 (3.11%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.33%) C
5 6 (2.33%) Python
6 5 (1.95%) APL
7 4 (1.56%) Perl
7 4 (1.56%) VBScript
7 4 (1.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.78%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.39%) C#
9 1 (0.39%) C++
9 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.39%) VBA
9 1 (0.39%) X++
Qualifications
1 66 (25.68%) Degree
2 60 (23.35%) CISSP
3 46 (17.90%) CISM
4 30 (11.67%) CISA
4 30 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (10.51%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (8.95%) CCNA
7 16 (6.23%) Security Cleared
7 16 (6.23%) MCSE
8 12 (4.67%) CCNP
9 11 (4.28%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (4.28%) CEH
10 9 (3.50%) CRISC
10 9 (3.50%) SC Cleared
11 8 (3.11%) CCSE
11 8 (3.11%) MCSA
11 8 (3.11%) CCDA
11 8 (3.11%) CCDP
11 8 (3.11%) CCSA
12 7 (2.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (27.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (17.90%) SLA
3 20 (7.78%) PCI DSS
3 20 (7.78%) COBIT
4 14 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (3.50%) ISO 9001
6 5 (1.95%) ISO 14001
6 5 (1.95%) QA
7 2 (0.78%) EMIR
7 2 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.78%) MiFID
7 2 (0.78%) Basel II
System Software
1 51 (19.84%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.45%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.50%) vSphere
5 7 (2.72%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.33%) NLBS
6 6 (2.33%) Xen
7 5 (1.95%) XenApp
8 4 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.56%) VMware Server
8 4 (1.56%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.39%) Samba
9 1 (0.39%) NFS
9 1 (0.39%) XenServer
9 1 (0.39%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 6 (2.33%) WSUS
2 5 (1.95%) Nagios
2 5 (1.95%) SCOM
3 4 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.17%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.78%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.39%) Nessus
6 1 (0.39%) Nmap
6 1 (0.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 77 (29.96%) Microsoft
2 56 (21.79%) VMware
3 38 (14.79%) Cisco
4 25 (9.73%) Oracle
5 24 (9.34%) CheckPoint
6 23 (8.95%) Citrix
7 16 (6.23%) HP
8 13 (5.06%) SAP
9 9 (3.50%) NetApp
10 7 (2.72%) SolarWinds
11 6 (2.33%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.56%) Postini
12 4 (1.56%) Qualys
12 4 (1.56%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.56%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (1.56%) Symantec
12 4 (1.56%) McAfee
12 4 (1.56%) Sophos
12 4 (1.56%) Juniper
13 2 (0.78%) Dell
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Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £125,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
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Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
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Posted: 19 days ago
London
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Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: Competitive
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Sutton, Surrey
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Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
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Cambridge
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