The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 387 390 394
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 730 822 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.74% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.85% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 585 607 643
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%

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
85293 96198 103096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.88% 86.80% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71323 78610 83495
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Continuity
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the UK.

Business Continuity Salary Trend in the UK

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 683 £50,000 - 85
London -30 208 £57,500 +2.67% 29
South East +41 183 £50,000 - 20
Yorkshire +32 74 £41,250 +10.00% 9
West Yorkshire +31 68 £40,000 +5.26% 7
West Midlands -2 59 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Berkshire +39 58 £52,500 -19.23% 8
East Midlands +43 56 £42,500 +25.88% 4
Surrey +46 52 £40,000 +3.89% 2
South West +1 43 £40,000 - 3
Leeds +14 36 £51,250 +33.98% 3
East of England +22 33 £42,500 -13.26% 4
Birmingham +18 33 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Hampshire +12 30 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Scotland -4 30 £48,750 +14.70% 2
Leicestershire +37 29 £43,500 +31.29% 2
City of London +20 28 £57,500 -4.16% 7
North West -28 26 £47,500 +2.70% 5
Leicester +34 25 £43,500 +33.84% 2
Reading +20 23 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Wiltshire +23 21 £41,250 -17.50%
Bradford +13 19 £40,000 +5.26% 3
Hertfordshire +22 16 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Reigate +6 16 £37,500 +7.14%
Edinburgh +4 15 £51,250 +2.50%
Manchester -15 13 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Halifax +17 12 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Staffordshire +8 12 £27,500 -65.62%
Glasgow -19 12 £55,000 +30.95% 1
Bristol +22 11 £45,000 -10.00% 1

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 584 (40.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 424 (29.24%) ITIL
3 389 (26.83%) Information Security
4 376 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 351 (24.21%) Windows
6 308 (21.24%) Finance
7 296 (20.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 269 (18.55%) Active Directory
9 267 (18.41%) Project Management
10 258 (17.79%) Risk Management
11 253 (17.45%) Management Information System
12 240 (16.55%) Firewall
13 223 (15.38%) VMware
14 197 (13.59%) Linux
14 197 (13.59%) SQL Server
15 187 (12.90%) Cisco
16 186 (12.83%) Windows Server
17 184 (12.69%) CISSP
18 182 (12.55%) Degree
19 179 (12.34%) BCP
19 179 (12.34%) Business Continuity Planning
20 177 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
21 164 (11.31%) SQL
22 155 (10.69%) SAN
23 154 (10.62%) SLA
23 154 (10.62%) Service Management
24 150 (10.34%) Security Management
25 141 (9.72%) PCI DSS
26 140 (9.66%) HP
27 135 (9.31%) LAN

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 86 (5.93%) MS Exchange
2 49 (3.38%) IIS
3 41 (2.83%) SharePoint
4 23 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 11 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.55%) nginx
8 8 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.48%) Apache
9 7 (0.48%) CMS
9 7 (0.48%) SAS
9 7 (0.48%) Skype for Business
9 7 (0.48%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.28%) IBM Domino
11 4 (0.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 132 (9.10%) MS Excel
2 91 (6.28%) MS Office
3 17 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.97%) MS Project
5 11 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.21%) SPSS
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.31%) assyst
2 15 (1.03%) SAP BPC
3 12 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.41%) SAP HR
5 5 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.28%) Eikon
7 2 (0.14%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.14%) FastStats
7 2 (0.14%) HFM
7 2 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.069%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.069%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.069%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (3.59%) Office 365
3 42 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
4 36 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (1.72%) SaaS
6 21 (1.45%) IaaS
7 12 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.48%) PaaS
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.14%) GitHub
9 2 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.14%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.14%) Route 53
9 2 (0.14%) SoftLayer
9 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.069%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.069%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 240 (16.55%) Firewall
2 155 (10.69%) SAN
3 135 (9.31%) LAN
4 133 (9.17%) WAN
5 130 (8.97%) DNS
6 88 (6.07%) TCP/IP
7 76 (5.24%) Network Security
8 70 (4.83%) VPN
9 65 (4.48%) DHCP
10 50 (3.45%) Internet
11 43 (2.97%) VoIP
12 41 (2.83%) Wireless
13 39 (2.69%) NAS
14 34 (2.34%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
15 26 (1.79%) Intranet
16 20 (1.38%) IPsec
17 18 (1.24%) Extranet
17 18 (1.24%) VLAN
18 17 (1.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 43 (2.97%) MySQL
3 42 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 37 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (1.66%) Oracle Database
9 20 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
9 20 (1.38%) OLAP
10 19 (1.31%) Big Data
10 19 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (1.10%) OLTP
11 16 (1.10%) SAP BW
11 16 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (1.03%) SAP BI
13 14 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (0.83%) RDBMS
15 11 (0.76%) SAP HANA
16 9 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (1.24%) JIRA
2 14 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 13 (0.90%) Subversion
4 12 (0.83%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.48%) Ant
6 7 (0.48%) Maven
7 6 (0.41%) Metasploit
7 6 (0.41%) SonarQube
7 6 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (0.28%) ERwin
8 4 (0.28%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.21%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.14%) FogBugz
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.069%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.069%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.069%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.069%) Toad
General
1 308 (21.24%) Finance
2 111 (7.66%) Telecoms
3 102 (7.03%) Legal
3 102 (7.03%) Retail
4 59 (4.07%) Banking
4 59 (4.07%) Marketing
5 38 (2.62%) Back Office
6 36 (2.48%) Law
7 24 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.97%) Investment Banking
9 12 (0.83%) Publishing
10 11 (0.76%) Billing
10 11 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.62%) Games
12 8 (0.55%) Front Office
12 8 (0.55%) Local Government
12 8 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.48%) Automotive
14 6 (0.41%) German Language
14 6 (0.41%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 176 (12.14%) Analyst
2 141 (9.72%) IT Manager
3 110 (7.59%) Architect
4 102 (7.03%) Consultant
5 98 (6.76%) Security Manager
6 94 (6.48%) Administrator
7 68 (4.69%) Information Manager
7 68 (4.69%) Information Security Manager
8 67 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
9 66 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 59 (4.07%) Security Analyst
11 51 (3.52%) Infrastructure Manager
12 50 (3.45%) DBA
13 47 (3.24%) Senior Manager
14 45 (3.10%) Developer
15 44 (3.03%) Support Analyst
16 42 (2.90%) Linux Administrator
17 41 (2.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 40 (2.76%) Project Manager
19 39 (2.69%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.48%) HTML
2 29 (2.00%) .NET
3 25 (1.72%) Web Services
4 24 (1.66%) CSS
5 23 (1.59%) XML
6 19 (1.31%) Middleware
7 16 (1.10%) REST
8 15 (1.03%) jQuery
9 12 (0.83%) JSON
9 12 (0.83%) SOAP
10 11 (0.76%) HTML5
11 9 (0.62%) ASP.NET
11 9 (0.62%) COM
12 7 (0.48%) EDI
12 7 (0.48%) MDX
12 7 (0.48%) WCF
13 6 (0.41%) AngularJS
14 5 (0.34%) 802.1X
14 5 (0.34%) WF
14 5 (0.34%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 253 (17.45%) Management Information System
2 135 (9.31%) Data Centre
3 112 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
4 58 (4.00%) Replication
5 48 (3.31%) Clustering
6 46 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 31 (2.14%) Client/Server
8 29 (2.00%) CESG
9 25 (1.72%) Statistics
10 21 (1.45%) Cryptography
11 18 (1.24%) Public Cloud
12 16 (1.10%) BBC
12 16 (1.10%) Fat Client
12 16 (1.10%) Thin Client
13 15 (1.03%) Driving Licence
13 15 (1.03%) HP Storage
14 14 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
14 14 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 351 (24.21%) Windows
2 197 (13.59%) Linux
3 186 (12.83%) Windows Server
4 111 (7.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 105 (7.24%) Unix
6 89 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (3.17%) Windows 7
9 38 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (2.14%) HPUX
11 22 (1.52%) Android
11 22 (1.52%) Windows 8
12 19 (1.31%) Apple iOS
12 19 (1.31%) Windows 10
13 15 (1.03%) AIX
14 11 (0.76%) Data ONTAP
15 9 (0.62%) CentOS
16 8 (0.55%) Solaris
17 6 (0.41%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 584 (40.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 424 (29.24%) ITIL
3 389 (26.83%) Information Security
4 267 (18.41%) Project Management
5 258 (17.79%) Risk Management
6 179 (12.34%) BCP
6 179 (12.34%) Business Continuity Planning
7 154 (10.62%) Service Management
8 150 (10.34%) Security Management
9 131 (9.03%) Data Protection
10 128 (8.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 124 (8.55%) Information Security Management
12 116 (8.00%) Service Delivery
13 114 (7.86%) Business Continuity Management
14 104 (7.17%) High Availability
15 98 (6.76%) Cybersecurity
16 97 (6.69%) Change Management
17 96 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
18 95 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
19 94 (6.48%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 164 (11.31%) SQL
2 65 (4.48%) C
3 42 (2.90%) Shell Script
4 39 (2.69%) PowerShell
5 35 (2.41%) C#
6 33 (2.28%) JavaScript
7 31 (2.14%) Python
8 28 (1.93%) Perl
9 23 (1.59%) Java
10 22 (1.52%) Bash Shell
10 22 (1.52%) PHP
11 20 (1.38%) T-SQL
12 18 (1.24%) VBScript
13 15 (1.03%) C++
14 11 (0.76%) Ruby
15 8 (0.55%) VBA
16 7 (0.48%) Groovy
17 2 (0.14%) Korn
17 2 (0.14%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 184 (12.69%) CISSP
2 182 (12.55%) Degree
3 104 (7.17%) Cisco Certification
4 100 (6.90%) CISM
5 92 (6.34%) Security Cleared
6 90 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 82 (5.66%) CISA
8 62 (4.28%) CCNA
8 62 (4.28%) CCNP
9 50 (3.45%) SC Cleared
10 43 (2.97%) MCSE
11 36 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
12 29 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 24 (1.66%) MCSA
14 20 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
15 19 (1.31%) CCNP Voice
15 19 (1.31%) CRISC
15 19 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 15 (1.03%) RHCE
17 14 (0.97%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 296 (20.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 154 (10.62%) SLA
3 141 (9.72%) PCI DSS
4 73 (5.03%) ISO22301
5 68 (4.69%) ISO 9001
6 50 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 49 (3.38%) COBIT
7 49 (3.38%) QA
8 25 (1.72%) ISO27002
9 21 (1.45%) ISO 14001
10 17 (1.17%) BS25999
11 13 (0.90%) Data Quality
12 12 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 11 (0.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 5 (0.34%) RMADS
15 4 (0.28%) BS7799
15 4 (0.28%) ISAE 3402
15 4 (0.28%) SSAE 16
16 2 (0.14%) JSP 440
16 2 (0.14%) Val IT
System Software
1 269 (18.55%) Active Directory
2 177 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (4.21%) Hyper-V
4 52 (3.59%) vSphere
5 22 (1.52%) XenApp
6 20 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
7 17 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (0.90%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.55%) Samba
11 6 (0.41%) NFS
11 6 (0.41%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.41%) vCloud
11 6 (0.41%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.34%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.34%) XenServer
13 4 (0.28%) Firmware
14 3 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.21%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 44 (3.03%) SCCM
2 21 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 20 (1.38%) Hyperic
3 20 (1.38%) Puppet
4 16 (1.10%) SCOM
5 12 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.69%) Cisco Prime
6 10 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
6 10 (0.69%) Nessus
7 9 (0.62%) Nagios
8 8 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
8 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (0.55%) SCDPM
9 6 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.41%) QRadar
9 6 (0.41%) RSA Archer
10 5 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.34%) WSUS
11 4 (0.28%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 376 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 223 (15.38%) VMware
3 187 (12.90%) Cisco
4 140 (9.66%) HP
5 132 (9.10%) Oracle
6 92 (6.34%) Citrix
7 71 (4.90%) Red Hat
8 64 (4.41%) Dell
9 61 (4.21%) NetApp
10 55 (3.79%) Symantec
11 51 (3.52%) CheckPoint
12 41 (2.83%) Remedy
13 36 (2.48%) SAP
13 36 (2.48%) SolarWinds
14 33 (2.28%) 3PAR
14 33 (2.28%) IBM
15 32 (2.21%) Veritas
16 31 (2.14%) Juniper
17 23 (1.59%) EMC
18 21 (1.45%) Avaya
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 55-65k
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
H&R Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £70000 - £75000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bellshill, Lanarkshire
RM plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + training, progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Code IT Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum leading benefits & bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 2 days ago