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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
UK
Rank 408 412 409
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 567 740 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.72% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.82% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 421 597 567
Median salary £52,500 £47,835 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,325
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,506 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.74% -10.51%

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
74798 90228 92581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.80% 88.29% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61505 74906 75759
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 February 2017 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +6 533 £55,000 +10.00% 55
London +60 246 £55,000 -4.34% 19
South East +17 113 £50,000 +8.69% 12
Berkshire +47 62 £52,500 -8.69% 3
City of London +37 39 £57,500 - 4
North West -26 35 £41,500 +3.75% 5
West Midlands +38 34 £46,000 -8.00% 2
Yorkshire -9 33 £45,000 -18.18% 6
West Yorkshire -3 27 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East Midlands -8 25 £67,500 +68.75% 2
Hampshire +42 23 £42,000 +4.99% 1
East of England -7 22 £60,000 +60.00% 5
South West -33 21 £36,913 -11.05% 2
Scotland +14 19 £41,250 -5.17% 1
Leicestershire +6 18 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Leicester +5 18 £67,500 +74.19%
Manchester -14 18 £41,500 -17.82% 3
Reading +38 17 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Leeds +11 17 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Surrey +20 15 £61,250 +33.41% 2
Birmingham +15 15 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Maidenhead +16 14 £70,000 -6.66%
Hertfordshire -2 11 £42,500 +25.92% 2
Glasgow +5 10 £32,500 -23.52%
Cheshire -1 10 £60,000 +84.61%
Warwickshire +30 9 £45,500 -24.16%
Edinburgh +8 9 £42,500 -26.08%
Gloucestershire -3 9 £30,250 -66.38%
Coventry - 8 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +22 7 £45,000 +37.40% 3

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 593 (47.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 348 (28.06%) ITIL
3 324 (26.13%) Finance
4 266 (21.45%) Microsoft
5 265 (21.37%) Information Security
6 243 (19.60%) Firewall
7 240 (19.35%) Windows
8 235 (18.95%) Degree
9 212 (17.10%) VMware
10 203 (16.37%) Cisco
11 197 (15.89%) Risk Management
12 192 (15.48%) Business Continuity Planning
13 183 (14.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 181 (14.60%) VMware Infrastructure
15 173 (13.95%) Data Centre
16 166 (13.39%) Management Information System
16 166 (13.39%) BCP
17 161 (12.98%) CISSP
18 156 (12.58%) LAN
19 147 (11.85%) WAN
20 145 (11.69%) CISM
21 144 (11.61%) SQL
22 140 (11.29%) Active Directory
23 139 (11.21%) Service Delivery
23 139 (11.21%) Continuous Improvement
24 134 (10.81%) DNS
25 132 (10.65%) Service Management
26 131 (10.56%) SQL Server
27 130 (10.48%) Cisco Certification
28 129 (10.40%) Linux

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 52 (4.19%) IIS
2 48 (3.87%) MS Exchange
3 44 (3.55%) SharePoint
4 23 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 19 (1.53%) Apache
6 18 (1.45%) Skype for Business
7 17 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (1.13%) Alfresco
10 13 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (0.81%) CMS
13 8 (0.65%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.24%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.24%) SAS
15 3 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.24%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 122 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 75 (6.05%) MS Office
3 9 (0.73%) MS Project
3 9 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.24%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.24%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.24%) assyst
2 3 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.16%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.16%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.081%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.081%) Line 500
4 1 (0.081%) Maximo
4 1 (0.081%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.081%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.081%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 92 (7.42%) Office 365
2 63 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (4.60%) SaaS
4 54 (4.35%) IaaS
5 48 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
6 44 (3.55%) PaaS
7 40 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (1.85%) Mimecast
9 14 (1.13%) G Suite
10 7 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
11 5 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.32%) Basecamp
12 4 (0.32%) iPaaS
13 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.081%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 243 (19.60%) Firewall
2 156 (12.58%) LAN
3 147 (11.85%) WAN
4 134 (10.81%) DNS
5 125 (10.08%) VPN
6 120 (9.68%) TCP/IP
7 118 (9.52%) Network Security
8 99 (7.98%) SAN
9 91 (7.34%) Wireless
10 79 (6.37%) OSPF
11 71 (5.73%) BGP
12 64 (5.16%) RIP
13 52 (4.19%) VoIP
13 52 (4.19%) VRRP
14 49 (3.95%) DHCP
14 49 (3.95%) HSRP
14 49 (3.95%) Structured Cabling
15 43 (3.47%) Unified Communications
16 36 (2.90%) MPLS
16 36 (2.90%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 48 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (3.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (3.47%) MySQL
5 33 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (2.10%) Oracle Database
6 26 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (1.29%) QlikView
8 15 (1.21%) Big Data
8 15 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (1.05%) NoSQL
11 12 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (0.97%) DB2
12 11 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 17 (1.37%) Visual Studio
3 10 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.65%) Ant
4 8 (0.65%) ERwin
5 7 (0.56%) Eclipse
5 7 (0.56%) TeamCity
5 7 (0.56%) XMLSpy
6 6 (0.48%) JIRA
7 5 (0.40%) Maven
8 4 (0.32%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.16%) Subversion
11 1 (0.081%) Toad
11 1 (0.081%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 324 (26.13%) Finance
2 122 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 101 (8.15%) Legal
4 74 (5.97%) Banking
5 67 (5.40%) Retail
6 40 (3.23%) Marketing
7 32 (2.58%) Law
8 14 (1.13%) Multimedia
9 13 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.81%) Aerospace
10 10 (0.81%) Back Office
10 10 (0.81%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.65%) Automotive
12 6 (0.48%) Advertising
12 6 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.32%) Local Government
15 3 (0.24%) Arabic Language
15 3 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 132 (10.65%) Analyst
2 117 (9.44%) IT Manager
3 99 (7.98%) Architect
3 99 (7.98%) Security Manager
4 85 (6.85%) Consultant
5 81 (6.53%) Network Engineer
6 65 (5.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 62 (5.00%) Service Manager
8 59 (4.76%) Information Manager
9 58 (4.68%) Information Security Manager
10 39 (3.15%) Support Analyst
11 38 (3.06%) Business Manager
11 38 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery Manager
12 34 (2.74%) DBA
12 34 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
13 33 (2.66%) Applications Support
14 31 (2.50%) IT Services Manager
14 31 (2.50%) Support Engineer
15 30 (2.42%) Administrator
15 30 (2.42%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.34%) .NET
2 19 (1.53%) Web Services
3 15 (1.21%) XML
4 12 (0.97%) HTML
5 8 (0.65%) Middleware
6 7 (0.56%) RESTful
6 7 (0.56%) SOAP
7 5 (0.40%) Ajax
7 5 (0.40%) CSS
7 5 (0.40%) EDI
7 5 (0.40%) jQuery
7 5 (0.40%) JSON
8 4 (0.32%) LAMP
9 3 (0.24%) WSDL
10 2 (0.16%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.16%) Classic ASP
10 2 (0.16%) COM
10 2 (0.16%) WAMP
10 2 (0.16%) WCF
10 2 (0.16%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 173 (13.95%) Data Centre
2 166 (13.39%) Management Information System
3 93 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (6.61%) Computer Science
5 63 (5.08%) Data Protection Act
6 30 (2.42%) Driving Licence
7 28 (2.26%) Clustering
8 26 (2.10%) BYOD
9 25 (2.02%) Virtual Team
10 24 (1.94%) CESG
10 24 (1.94%) Replication
11 22 (1.77%) Private Cloud
12 19 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
13 17 (1.37%) Client/Server
13 17 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (1.29%) EMC VNX
14 16 (1.29%) Security Operations Centre
14 16 (1.29%) User Experience
15 13 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 13 (1.05%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 240 (19.35%) Windows
2 129 (10.40%) Linux
2 129 (10.40%) Windows Server
3 57 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (4.19%) Unix
5 47 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (2.42%) Mac OS X
7 30 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (1.94%) Windows 7
9 16 (1.29%) Windows 10
10 15 (1.21%) Debian
10 15 (1.21%) Ubuntu
11 14 (1.13%) NetWare
11 14 (1.13%) SUSE
12 11 (0.89%) Solaris
13 9 (0.73%) CentOS
13 9 (0.73%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.56%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.40%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 593 (47.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 348 (28.06%) ITIL
3 265 (21.37%) Information Security
4 197 (15.89%) Risk Management
5 192 (15.48%) Business Continuity Planning
6 166 (13.39%) BCP
7 139 (11.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 139 (11.21%) Service Delivery
8 132 (10.65%) Service Management
9 125 (10.08%) Security Management
10 120 (9.68%) Project Management
11 112 (9.03%) Data Protection
12 97 (7.82%) Incident Management
13 79 (6.37%) ITSM
14 74 (5.97%) Network Architecture
15 72 (5.81%) ITIL V3
16 71 (5.73%) Network Design
17 70 (5.65%) High Availability
18 69 (5.56%) Change Management
19 67 (5.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (11.61%) SQL
2 43 (3.47%) C
3 38 (3.06%) Java
3 38 (3.06%) Perl
4 33 (2.66%) PowerShell
5 30 (2.42%) Python
6 27 (2.18%) T-SQL
7 20 (1.61%) Bash Shell
8 17 (1.37%) C#
8 17 (1.37%) VB
9 12 (0.97%) PHP
10 10 (0.81%) JavaScript
11 9 (0.73%) Ruby
12 5 (0.40%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.24%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.24%) VBScript
14 2 (0.16%) C++
14 2 (0.16%) VB6
14 2 (0.16%) VBA
15 1 (0.081%) Jython
Qualifications
1 235 (18.95%) Degree
2 161 (12.98%) CISSP
3 145 (11.69%) CISM
4 130 (10.48%) Cisco Certification
5 92 (7.42%) CCNP
6 87 (7.02%) Security Cleared
7 74 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 59 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
9 46 (3.71%) SC Cleared
10 45 (3.63%) CCNA
11 33 (2.66%) CISA
12 32 (2.58%) MCSA
13 30 (2.42%) MCSE
14 26 (2.10%) DV Cleared
15 20 (1.61%) MCP
16 15 (1.21%) CESG Certified Professional
17 12 (0.97%) CCIE
17 12 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 11 (0.89%) CompTIA Security+
18 11 (0.89%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (14.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 110 (8.87%) PCI DSS
3 104 (8.39%) SLA
4 55 (4.44%) QA
5 27 (2.18%) ISO22301
6 18 (1.45%) BS25999
7 17 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (1.21%) GDPR
8 15 (1.21%) JSP 440
9 14 (1.13%) Data Quality
10 13 (1.05%) COBIT
10 13 (1.05%) RMADS
11 9 (0.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 8 (0.65%) ISO 9001
13 7 (0.56%) HMG Infosec
14 6 (0.48%) ISO27002
14 6 (0.48%) SSAE 16
15 2 (0.16%) COSO
16 1 (0.081%) HIPAA
16 1 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 181 (14.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 140 (11.29%) Active Directory
3 56 (4.52%) Hyper-V
4 47 (3.79%) vSphere
5 35 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
6 31 (2.50%) XenApp
7 23 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 21 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
8 21 (1.69%) VMware ESX
9 16 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.97%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.73%) NFS
12 8 (0.65%) Firmware
12 8 (0.65%) iptables
13 7 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 5 (0.40%) MetaFrame
15 5 (0.40%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.32%) DFS Replication
16 4 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (2.50%) SCCM
2 24 (1.94%) Nagios
3 23 (1.85%) Backup Exec
4 17 (1.37%) Puppet
5 16 (1.29%) EMC VPLEX
5 16 (1.29%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 16 (1.29%) Simpana
6 15 (1.21%) Cisco UCCX
7 12 (0.97%) vMotion
8 9 (0.73%) AirWatch
8 9 (0.73%) WSUS
9 8 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
9 8 (0.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 8 (0.65%) Red Hat Satellite
9 8 (0.65%) SCOM
10 7 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
10 7 (0.56%) Perfmon
11 6 (0.48%) Ansible
11 6 (0.48%) CFEngine
11 6 (0.48%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 266 (21.45%) Microsoft
2 212 (17.10%) VMware
3 203 (16.37%) Cisco
4 97 (7.82%) Citrix
4 97 (7.82%) Oracle
5 66 (5.32%) HP
6 62 (5.00%) Palo Alto
7 58 (4.68%) Juniper
8 45 (3.63%) Red Hat
9 36 (2.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 36 (2.90%) Extreme Networks
10 35 (2.82%) CheckPoint
11 31 (2.50%) EMC
11 31 (2.50%) NetApp
12 27 (2.18%) Dell
13 25 (2.02%) Google
14 24 (1.94%) Avaya
14 24 (1.94%) CommVault
15 22 (1.77%) BMC
16 21 (1.69%) Veeam
York, North Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £6000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Morson International
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000 per annum + Pension Helathcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: $50,000 - $70,000 + bonuses, overtime, TAX FREE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Falkirk, Stirlingshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Car + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum OTE £40k, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package and bonus sche
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Good package + 28 days paid holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HCA Hospitals
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent bens incl. private health
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent, please discuss
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrow, Middlesex
Accord
Salary: £125k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits and career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 8 days ago
North West
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38538.00 - £40518 per annum + flexible working, pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago