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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning
Rank 763 738 718
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 138 206 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 102 148 162
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -0.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £90,000 £63,425
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.00%

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
92626 99355 89014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.23% 82.06% 80.16%
Number of salaries quoted 74985 79810 73029
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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
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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 -24 118 £50,000 -1.96% 24
London -15 39 £57,500 -20.68% 8
South East -22 19 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Yorkshire +14 17 £52,500 -4.54% 1
East of England +39 13 £45,000 -7.69%
City of London +22 12 £60,000 +11.11% 3
Leeds +20 12 £52,500 -4.54% 1
West Yorkshire +13 12 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Scotland +26 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 11 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands - 11 £28,428 -
Milton Keynes +1 10 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow +18 8 £42,000 -47.50% 1
South West -29 8 £36,250 -28.92% 5
Leicester - 8 £28,428 -
Leicestershire - 8 £28,428 -
Surrey +21 7 £45,000 +80.00% 3
Cheshire +13 7 £42,500 -22.72%
North West +7 7 £42,500 +117.94% 1
Wales +3 7 £100,000 +96.07%
South Wales -11 7 £100,000 +96.07%
Warrington - 7 £42,500 -
Watford +14 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire -3 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Bedfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
Bristol -13 4 £38,000 -25.49% 2
West Midlands -18 4 £40,000 -3.03%
Caerphilly - 4 - -
Edinburgh +10 3 £28,000 -20.00%
Cardiff 0 3 £100,000 +96.07%

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 297 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 249 (83.84%) BCP
3 179 (60.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 121 (40.74%) ITIL
5 111 (37.37%) Microsoft
6 97 (32.66%) Finance
7 89 (29.97%) Information Security
8 88 (29.63%) Degree
9 87 (29.29%) VMware
10 70 (23.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 69 (23.23%) Service Delivery
11 69 (23.23%) Windows
12 68 (22.90%) MS Excel
13 64 (21.55%) SLA
13 64 (21.55%) CISSP
14 62 (20.88%) SQL
14 62 (20.88%) Security Management
14 62 (20.88%) Analytical Skills
15 58 (19.53%) Firewall
16 56 (18.86%) Project Management
17 52 (17.51%) Risk Management
17 52 (17.51%) Active Directory
18 46 (15.49%) Management Information System
19 44 (14.81%) CISM
20 42 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
21 41 (13.80%) Cisco
21 41 (13.80%) SQL Server
21 41 (13.80%) MS PowerPoint
22 40 (13.47%) Coaching
23 36 (12.12%) Banking

Business Continuity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 32 (10.77%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (4.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.35%) Lync
7 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.01%) Apache
8 3 (1.01%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.34%) Documentum
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 68 (22.90%) MS Excel
2 41 (13.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (6.73%) MS Office
4 5 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.67%) PrintSoft PReS
5 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.34%) Revit
6 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.67%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.35%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.01%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 58 (19.53%) Firewall
2 35 (11.78%) TCP/IP
3 33 (11.11%) LAN
4 31 (10.44%) WAN
5 30 (10.10%) Network Security
6 26 (8.75%) DNS
7 25 (8.42%) SAN
8 19 (6.40%) SSL
8 19 (6.40%) VPN
9 18 (6.06%) IPsec
9 18 (6.06%) Internet
9 18 (6.06%) MPLS
10 15 (5.05%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (3.70%) VPLS
11 11 (3.70%) DMVPN
11 11 (3.70%) BGP
11 11 (3.70%) EIGRP
11 11 (3.70%) DHCP
12 10 (3.37%) VoIP
13 9 (3.03%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (13.80%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (7.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (2.36%) OLAP
7 7 (2.36%) Big Data
8 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.68%) MySQL
8 5 (1.68%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (1.35%) DTS
10 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.34%) DataEase
11 1 (0.34%) Ingres
11 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
General
1 97 (32.66%) Finance
2 36 (12.12%) Banking
3 23 (7.74%) Telecoms
4 19 (6.40%) Legal
5 18 (6.06%) Law
6 10 (3.37%) Marketing
7 9 (3.03%) Publishing
7 9 (3.03%) Retail
8 8 (2.69%) Electronics
9 5 (1.68%) Czech Language
10 4 (1.35%) Front Office
10 4 (1.35%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.01%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.67%) Games
12 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.34%) Back Office
13 1 (0.34%) Local Government
13 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 53 (17.85%) Analyst
2 34 (11.45%) Service Manager
3 31 (10.44%) Customer Services Manager
4 19 (6.40%) Consultant
5 17 (5.72%) Security Analyst
6 16 (5.39%) DBA
6 16 (5.39%) Security Manager
7 15 (5.05%) Project Manager
7 15 (5.05%) SQL DBA
8 14 (4.71%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (4.71%) Information Manager
8 14 (4.71%) Information Security Manager
9 13 (4.38%) Architect
10 12 (4.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 12 (4.04%) Head of IT
11 11 (3.70%) Software Manager
12 10 (3.37%) Software Project Manager
12 10 (3.37%) Network Engineer
13 9 (3.03%) Team Leader
13 9 (3.03%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.40%) .NET
2 5 (1.68%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.01%) HTML
4 2 (0.67%) Ajax
4 2 (0.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (0.67%) CSS
4 2 (0.67%) XHTML
5 1 (0.34%) EDI
5 1 (0.34%) J2EE
5 1 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 62 (20.88%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (15.49%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.06%) Replication
4 17 (5.72%) Computer Science
5 16 (5.39%) Blackberry
6 12 (4.04%) Clustering
7 10 (3.37%) Data Structures
8 9 (3.03%) Cryptography
9 8 (2.69%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.69%) Hedge funds
9 8 (2.69%) Private Cloud
10 7 (2.36%) Internet of Things
10 7 (2.36%) CESG
11 6 (2.02%) Thin Client
11 6 (2.02%) Fat Client
11 6 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (1.68%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.68%) RMADS
12 5 (1.68%) NHS
12 5 (1.68%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 69 (23.23%) Windows
2 35 (11.78%) Linux
3 26 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (5.39%) UNIX
6 15 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (3.70%) Mac OS
8 7 (2.36%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.01%) CentOS
10 1 (0.34%) Android
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.34%) Solaris
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 249 (83.84%) BCP
3 179 (60.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 121 (40.74%) ITIL
5 89 (29.97%) Information Security
6 69 (23.23%) Service Delivery
7 62 (20.88%) Security Management
8 56 (18.86%) Project Management
9 52 (17.51%) Risk Management
10 40 (13.47%) Coaching
11 33 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 33 (11.11%) Service Management
12 23 (7.74%) Change Management
13 22 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (6.40%) Capacity Planning
15 18 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
15 18 (6.06%) PRINCE2
16 17 (5.72%) Incident Management
16 17 (5.72%) Cyber Security
17 16 (5.39%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 62 (20.88%) SQL
2 16 (5.39%) T-SQL
3 13 (4.38%) Java
4 10 (3.37%) Python
4 10 (3.37%) C
5 7 (2.36%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.02%) VBScript
7 5 (1.68%) Perl
7 5 (1.68%) APL
8 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.01%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.01%) VB
9 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 88 (29.63%) Degree
2 64 (21.55%) CISSP
3 44 (14.81%) CISM
4 42 (14.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (8.75%) CISA
6 23 (7.74%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (6.73%) MCSA
8 19 (6.40%) CCNA
8 19 (6.40%) Security Cleared
9 17 (5.72%) MCSE
10 14 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (4.38%) CCNP
11 13 (4.38%) SC Cleared
12 12 (4.04%) CEH
13 11 (3.70%) Security+ Certification
13 11 (3.70%) CRISC
14 10 (3.37%) CCSA
14 10 (3.37%) CCSE
14 10 (3.37%) CCDA
14 10 (3.37%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (23.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 64 (21.55%) SLA
3 19 (6.40%) COBIT
3 19 (6.40%) PCI DSS
4 12 (4.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (3.03%) ISO 9001
6 5 (1.68%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.67%) QA
8 1 (0.34%) Basel II
8 1 (0.34%) EMIR
8 1 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.34%) MiFID
System Software
1 52 (17.51%) Active Directory
2 28 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.72%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.37%) vSphere
5 9 (3.03%) XenApp
5 9 (3.03%) Terminal Services
6 8 (2.69%) MetaFrame
7 7 (2.36%) VMware Server
8 6 (2.02%) Xen
8 6 (2.02%) NLBS
9 4 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.67%) Samba
11 1 (0.34%) NFS
11 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.02%) WSUS
2 5 (1.68%) Nagios
2 5 (1.68%) SCOM
2 5 (1.68%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.67%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.67%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.34%) SELinux
6 1 (0.34%) Puppet
6 1 (0.34%) Cacti
6 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.34%) SCCM
6 1 (0.34%) DameWare
Vendors
1 111 (37.37%) Microsoft
2 87 (29.29%) VMware
3 41 (13.80%) Cisco
4 30 (10.10%) CheckPoint
5 26 (8.75%) Oracle
6 24 (8.08%) Citrix
7 17 (5.72%) HP
8 14 (4.71%) NetApp
9 13 (4.38%) SAP
10 7 (2.36%) SolarWinds
11 6 (2.02%) Blue Coat
11 6 (2.02%) Qualys
12 5 (1.68%) Symantec
12 5 (1.68%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.35%) Juniper
13 4 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
13 4 (1.35%) McAfee
13 4 (1.35%) Sophos
13 4 (1.35%) Postini
14 3 (1.01%) EMC
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Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days. Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 17% pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS, PENSION
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum
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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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Cornwall
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, South West
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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