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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning
Rank 782 682 674
Rank change year-on-year
-100 -8
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 120 197 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 95 146 184
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 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%

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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -93 114 £50,000 - 19
London -82 32 £57,500 -4.16% 8
South East -22 31 £52,500 +44.82% 3
Yorkshire -24 20 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Yorkshire -24 15 £45,000 +13.92% 4
Surrey +7 13 £52,500 +56.71% 1
West Midlands -12 10 £50,000 +14.28% 1
City of London -14 9 £53,750 -2.27% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 8 £26,500 -33.75% 1
Milton Keynes -1 8 £26,500 -33.75%
Leeds -22 8 £48,750 +23.41% 3
East of England -34 8 £75,000 +130.76% 1
Berkshire - 7 £46,700 -
Birmingham - 7 £52,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -6 5 - - 1
Guildford +12 4 £61,250 -
South West -30 4 £42,500 -16.66% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Wakefield - 4 - -
Wiltshire +5 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Swindon +4 3 £42,500 -5.55%
East Midlands 0 3 £50,000 -25.92%
Hampshire -16 3 £52,500 +40.00%
Reigate - 3 £45,000 -
Selby - 3 £40,000 -
Southampton - 3 £52,500 -
Newbury - 3 £37,573 -
Newport - 3 £52,500 -
Wales - 3 £52,500 -
Scotland - 3 £30,000 - 1

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 297 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 237 (79.80%) BCP
3 153 (51.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 113 (38.05%) Finance
5 83 (27.95%) ITIL
6 77 (25.93%) Firewall
7 76 (25.59%) Windows
8 69 (23.23%) Information Security
9 61 (20.54%) Microsoft
10 60 (20.20%) Linux
11 58 (19.53%) SQL
12 54 (18.18%) Project Management
13 51 (17.17%) TCP/IP
14 46 (15.49%) Security Management
14 46 (15.49%) VMware
15 45 (15.15%) Degree
16 44 (14.81%) Service Delivery
17 43 (14.48%) Active Directory
18 42 (14.14%) DNS
19 41 (13.80%) Service Management
20 37 (12.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 36 (12.12%) Management Information System
21 36 (12.12%) VPN
22 35 (11.78%) Risk Management
23 34 (11.45%) CISSP
23 34 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
24 33 (11.11%) WAN
24 33 (11.11%) MS Excel
24 33 (11.11%) Change Management
25 31 (10.44%) LAN

Business Continuity Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 22 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (4.71%) Apache
4 12 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (3.37%) IIS
7 9 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (3.03%) Adobe CQ
8 6 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.68%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 27 (9.09%) MS Office
3 18 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.35%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.67%) MS Project
6 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.36%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.01%) Office 365
3 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (25.93%) Firewall
2 51 (17.17%) TCP/IP
3 42 (14.14%) DNS
4 36 (12.12%) VPN
5 33 (11.11%) WAN
6 31 (10.44%) LAN
6 31 (10.44%) SAN
7 29 (9.76%) DHCP
8 28 (9.43%) Internet
9 25 (8.42%) Network Security
10 21 (7.07%) NAS
11 15 (5.05%) VLAN
11 15 (5.05%) Wireless
11 15 (5.05%) IPsec
11 15 (5.05%) SNMP
12 13 (4.38%) LDAP
13 12 (4.04%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (3.70%) VoIP
15 10 (3.37%) SSL
15 10 (3.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 9 (3.03%) MySQL
3 7 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.68%) OLAP
5 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.35%) PerformancePoint
6 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (3.03%) JIRA
2 5 (1.68%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.68%) Subversion
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 113 (38.05%) Finance
2 20 (6.73%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.72%) Banking
4 13 (4.38%) Back Office
5 8 (2.69%) Legal
6 7 (2.36%) Marketing
7 5 (1.68%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.35%) Publishing
9 3 (1.01%) Advertising
9 3 (1.01%) Retail
9 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.67%) Electronics
10 2 (0.67%) Automotive
10 2 (0.67%) Law
10 2 (0.67%) Games
10 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.67%) French Language
10 2 (0.67%) German Language
10 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (16.84%) Analyst
2 28 (9.43%) Architect
3 24 (8.08%) Security Officer
4 22 (7.41%) Service Manager
5 19 (6.40%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (5.72%) Consultant
6 17 (5.72%) Security Analyst
7 15 (5.05%) Information Security Officer
8 14 (4.71%) Customer Services Manager
9 12 (4.04%) Support Analyst
10 11 (3.70%) Server Engineer
11 10 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.03%) Audit Manager
12 9 (3.03%) Developer
12 9 (3.03%) Information Analyst
12 9 (3.03%) IT Audit Manager
12 9 (3.03%) Security Architect
12 9 (3.03%) Information Security Analyst
13 8 (2.69%) Network Architect
13 8 (2.69%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.05%) HTML
2 14 (4.71%) .NET
3 11 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.03%) JMX
5 7 (2.36%) XML
6 5 (1.68%) CSS
6 5 (1.68%) Ajax
6 5 (1.68%) JSON
6 5 (1.68%) jQuery
7 4 (1.35%) Middleware
8 2 (0.67%) J2EE
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.67%) ServiceStack
9 1 (0.34%) Grails
9 1 (0.34%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 34 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.73%) Replication
4 18 (6.06%) Clustering
4 18 (6.06%) Hedge funds
5 14 (4.71%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.70%) Blackberry
7 9 (3.03%) PMI
7 9 (3.03%) Handset
7 9 (3.03%) Streaming Media
7 9 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (2.69%) Statistics
9 7 (2.36%) RMADS
9 7 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.36%) Open Source
10 6 (2.02%) PKI
11 5 (1.68%) CESG
11 5 (1.68%) LIMS
11 5 (1.68%) Informatics
12 3 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 76 (25.59%) Windows
2 60 (20.20%) Linux
3 23 (7.74%) UNIX
4 16 (5.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (4.04%) Solaris
7 9 (3.03%) SVR4
7 9 (3.03%) Debian
8 6 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.35%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.35%) CentOS
10 2 (0.67%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.67%) SELinux
11 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 237 (79.80%) BCP
3 153 (51.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 83 (27.95%) ITIL
5 69 (23.23%) Information Security
6 54 (18.18%) Project Management
7 46 (15.49%) Security Management
8 44 (14.81%) Service Delivery
9 41 (13.80%) Service Management
10 35 (11.78%) Risk Management
11 33 (11.11%) Change Management
12 27 (9.09%) ITSM
13 24 (8.08%) PRINCE2
13 24 (8.08%) Mentoring
14 21 (7.07%) Coaching
14 21 (7.07%) Incident Management
15 20 (6.73%) Load Balancing
15 20 (6.73%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (5.72%) Asset Management
16 17 (5.72%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 58 (19.53%) SQL
2 27 (9.09%) Perl
3 17 (5.72%) PowerShell
4 16 (5.39%) Bash Shell
5 15 (5.05%) Python
6 13 (4.38%) Java
7 12 (4.04%) C#
8 11 (3.70%) VBScript
9 8 (2.69%) C
9 8 (2.69%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.02%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.68%) PHP
12 4 (1.35%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.01%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 45 (15.15%) Degree
2 34 (11.45%) CISSP
3 18 (6.06%) CISA
4 15 (5.05%) Security Cleared
5 14 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (4.04%) CISM
6 12 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (3.70%) PMI Certification
8 9 (3.03%) HND
8 9 (3.03%) CEH
8 9 (3.03%) SC Cleared
9 8 (2.69%) CCNA
10 7 (2.36%) CCNP
11 5 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.68%) CCIE
11 5 (1.68%) CRISC
12 3 (1.01%) PCI QSA
12 3 (1.01%) CCSE
12 3 (1.01%) IRCA
12 3 (1.01%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (12.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (9.43%) SLA
3 16 (5.39%) COBIT
4 6 (2.02%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (1.68%) CESG Infosec
6 4 (1.35%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.67%) QA
8 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.34%) BS7799
8 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 43 (14.48%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.05%) XenApp
4 13 (4.38%) vSphere
5 11 (3.70%) MetaFrame
6 10 (3.37%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (3.37%) Hyper-V
7 7 (2.36%) Xen
8 4 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.34%) UAG
10 1 (0.34%) XenServer
10 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.34%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 15 (5.05%) Backup Exec
2 13 (4.38%) Nagios
3 10 (3.37%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (2.36%) Nessus
4 7 (2.36%) Data Guard
5 5 (1.68%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.01%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.67%) Puppet
7 2 (0.67%) Cacti
8 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (20.54%) Microsoft
2 46 (15.49%) VMware
3 27 (9.09%) Oracle
4 24 (8.08%) HP
5 21 (7.07%) Cisco
6 17 (5.72%) Citrix
7 13 (4.38%) Symantec
8 11 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 11 (3.70%) JBoss
9 9 (3.03%) SolarWinds
9 9 (3.03%) Adobe
9 9 (3.03%) Sun
10 7 (2.36%) NetApp
10 7 (2.36%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.68%) Mitel
11 5 (1.68%) Aruba
11 5 (1.68%) Fortinet
11 5 (1.68%) Dell
12 4 (1.35%) SAP
12 4 (1.35%) Huawei
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Building Society
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 5 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: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £80000 - £81000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago