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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
UK
Rank 377 381 411
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +30
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 629 775 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.78% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.89% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 502 631 578
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,734 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.40%

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
73134 87529 90334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.13% 87.67% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60219 72776 74467
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +25 600 £50,110 +0.21% 68
London +56 270 £55,000 -8.33% 26
South East +15 106 £50,000 +17.64% 17
North West -16 53 £41,500 -17.00% 4
City of London +41 51 £62,500 +8.69% 5
Berkshire +44 49 £62,500 +8.69% 8
West Midlands +14 37 £45,000 +10.42% 4
East Midlands -3 37 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire +13 33 £55,000 -4.34% 6
South West -21 31 £47,750 +12.35% 2
West Yorkshire +19 30 £76,250 +27.08% 5
East of England -3 30 £60,000 +79.10% 6
Manchester -1 28 £41,500 -21.69% 2
Leicestershire +14 23 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Leicester +11 23 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Birmingham 0 19 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Leeds +22 18 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Essex +24 17 £63,000 +26.00% 1
Surrey +5 17 £50,000 +30.71% 1
Hampshire +27 16 £42,000 +4.99% 4
Scotland +18 15 £40,000 -42.85%
Reading +18 13 £62,500 +38.88% 5
Maidenhead +11 13 - -
Cheshire -1 13 £60,000 +23.07% 2
Edinburgh +15 11 £41,250 -41.07%
East Sussex +24 9 £46,250 +104.94%
Bradford -2 9 £80,000 +28.00% 1
Lancashire -3 9 £18,000 -57.39%
Gloucestershire -8 9 £30,500 -45.77% 1
Colchester - 9 £60,000 -

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 599 (45.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 364 (27.85%) ITIL
3 331 (25.33%) Finance
4 286 (21.88%) Firewall
5 281 (21.50%) Information Security
6 276 (21.12%) Microsoft
7 257 (19.66%) Windows
8 240 (18.36%) Degree
9 230 (17.60%) VMware
10 218 (16.68%) Cisco
11 215 (16.45%) Business Continuity Planning
12 212 (16.22%) Risk Management
13 207 (15.84%) LAN
14 204 (15.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 199 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
16 196 (15.00%) WAN
17 184 (14.08%) Management Information System
18 182 (13.93%) BCP
19 181 (13.85%) Data Centre
20 171 (13.08%) SQL
21 160 (12.24%) SQL Server
22 157 (12.01%) DNS
22 157 (12.01%) Active Directory
23 155 (11.86%) Project Management
24 153 (11.71%) Service Delivery
25 149 (11.40%) CISSP
26 139 (10.64%) Linux
27 135 (10.33%) CISM
28 134 (10.25%) VPN
29 133 (10.18%) Cisco Certification

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 59 (4.51%) IIS
2 58 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 47 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 31 (2.37%) Apache
5 20 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (1.30%) Skype for Business
8 14 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (0.92%) Alfresco
10 10 (0.77%) CMS
10 10 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (0.69%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.31%) nginx
13 3 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.23%) SAS
13 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 129 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 72 (5.51%) MS Office
3 11 (0.84%) MS Project
4 10 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.38%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.31%) Maximo
3 3 (0.23%) assyst
3 3 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.15%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.077%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.077%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.077%) Line 500
5 1 (0.077%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.077%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.077%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.077%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 85 (6.50%) Office 365
2 63 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (4.44%) SaaS
4 50 (3.83%) IaaS
5 46 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
6 36 (2.75%) PaaS
7 35 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (1.68%) Mimecast
9 17 (1.30%) IBM Cloud
10 12 (0.92%) G Suite
11 6 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.31%) Basecamp
13 3 (0.23%) GitHub
13 3 (0.23%) iPaaS
14 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
15 1 (0.077%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 286 (21.88%) Firewall
2 207 (15.84%) LAN
3 196 (15.00%) WAN
4 157 (12.01%) DNS
5 134 (10.25%) VPN
6 133 (10.18%) Network Security
7 116 (8.88%) TCP/IP
8 112 (8.57%) SAN
9 93 (7.12%) Wireless
10 80 (6.12%) OSPF
11 78 (5.97%) BGP
12 63 (4.82%) DHCP
13 59 (4.51%) RIP
14 56 (4.28%) VoIP
15 53 (4.06%) MPLS
16 52 (3.98%) Structured Cabling
16 52 (3.98%) VRRP
17 51 (3.90%) Unified Communications
18 49 (3.75%) HSRP
19 39 (2.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 56 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (3.37%) MySQL
5 35 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (1.68%) Oracle Database
8 17 (1.30%) QlikView
8 17 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (0.99%) Big Data
10 13 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (0.99%) DB2
10 13 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
11 12 (0.92%) NoSQL
11 12 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 18 (1.38%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.07%) Git (software)
4 11 (0.84%) Ant
4 11 (0.84%) JIRA
5 9 (0.69%) ERwin
6 8 (0.61%) Eclipse
6 8 (0.61%) Maven
6 8 (0.61%) XMLSpy
7 7 (0.54%) TeamCity
8 6 (0.46%) Subversion
9 5 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.31%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.31%) SonarQube
10 4 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.23%) Bundler
12 2 (0.15%) Bower
12 2 (0.15%) Capybara
12 2 (0.15%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.15%) RSpec
General
1 331 (25.33%) Finance
2 129 (9.87%) Telecoms
3 102 (7.80%) Legal
4 89 (6.81%) Retail
5 73 (5.59%) Banking
6 43 (3.29%) Marketing
7 33 (2.52%) Law
8 19 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.22%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.07%) Multimedia
11 13 (0.99%) Back Office
11 13 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.77%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.54%) Local Government
14 6 (0.46%) Advertising
14 6 (0.46%) Automotive
14 6 (0.46%) Publishing
15 5 (0.38%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.38%) Front Office
16 3 (0.23%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 154 (11.78%) Analyst
2 118 (9.03%) IT Manager
3 107 (8.19%) Architect
4 83 (6.35%) Consultant
5 82 (6.27%) Network Engineer
6 81 (6.20%) Security Manager
7 65 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 62 (4.74%) Service Manager
9 49 (3.75%) Information Manager
10 48 (3.67%) Information Security Manager
11 47 (3.60%) Support Analyst
12 46 (3.52%) Infrastructure Manager
13 41 (3.14%) Applications Support
14 40 (3.06%) Support Engineer
15 39 (2.98%) DBA
16 37 (2.83%) Business Manager
16 37 (2.83%) Security Consultant
17 36 (2.75%) Administrator
18 35 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery Manager
19 34 (2.60%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.60%) .NET
2 20 (1.53%) Web Services
3 19 (1.45%) HTML
4 16 (1.22%) XML
5 15 (1.15%) Middleware
6 11 (0.84%) JSON
7 9 (0.69%) LAMP
8 8 (0.61%) jQuery
9 7 (0.54%) SOAP
10 6 (0.46%) CSS
10 6 (0.46%) RESTful
11 5 (0.38%) EDI
12 4 (0.31%) Ajax
13 3 (0.23%) AngularJS
13 3 (0.23%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.23%) Ruby on Rails
13 3 (0.23%) WSDL
14 2 (0.15%) Classic ASP
14 2 (0.15%) LEMP Stack
14 2 (0.15%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 184 (14.08%) Management Information System
2 181 (13.85%) Data Centre
3 104 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
4 72 (5.51%) Computer Science
5 69 (5.28%) Data Protection Act
6 43 (3.29%) Statistics
7 32 (2.45%) Virtual Team
8 31 (2.37%) Driving Licence
9 27 (2.07%) Replication
10 26 (1.99%) BYOD
10 26 (1.99%) Client/Server
10 26 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.76%) Clustering
11 23 (1.76%) Private Cloud
11 23 (1.76%) User Experience
12 21 (1.61%) CESG
13 14 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
13 14 (1.07%) Security Operations Centre
14 13 (0.99%) Fixed Income
14 13 (0.99%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 257 (19.66%) Windows
2 139 (10.64%) Linux
3 126 (9.64%) Windows Server
4 59 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (3.90%) Unix
7 37 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (2.30%) Mac OS X
10 27 (2.07%) Windows 7
11 16 (1.22%) Windows 10
12 14 (1.07%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.92%) Debian
13 12 (0.92%) NetWare
13 12 (0.92%) SUSE
14 11 (0.84%) CentOS
15 9 (0.69%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.54%) Solaris
17 6 (0.46%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (45.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 364 (27.85%) ITIL
3 281 (21.50%) Information Security
4 215 (16.45%) Business Continuity Planning
5 212 (16.22%) Risk Management
6 182 (13.93%) BCP
7 155 (11.86%) Project Management
8 153 (11.71%) Service Delivery
9 133 (10.18%) Service Management
10 130 (9.95%) Data Protection
11 128 (9.79%) Continuous Improvement
12 115 (8.80%) Security Management
13 103 (7.88%) Incident Management
14 76 (5.81%) ITSM
15 75 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
16 73 (5.59%) Network Design
17 72 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
18 71 (5.43%) ITIL V3
18 71 (5.43%) Network Architecture
19 70 (5.36%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 171 (13.08%) SQL
2 51 (3.90%) C
3 45 (3.44%) Perl
3 45 (3.44%) Python
4 43 (3.29%) PowerShell
5 42 (3.21%) Java
6 29 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 28 (2.14%) T-SQL
8 25 (1.91%) C#
9 18 (1.38%) PHP
10 14 (1.07%) VB
11 13 (0.99%) JavaScript
12 12 (0.92%) Ruby
13 8 (0.61%) VBScript
14 6 (0.46%) C++
15 5 (0.38%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.31%) Groovy
16 4 (0.31%) VBA
17 2 (0.15%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 240 (18.36%) Degree
2 149 (11.40%) CISSP
3 135 (10.33%) CISM
4 133 (10.18%) Cisco Certification
5 93 (7.12%) CCNP
6 87 (6.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 83 (6.35%) Security Cleared
8 57 (4.36%) ITIL Certification
9 55 (4.21%) CCNA
10 47 (3.60%) CISA
11 40 (3.06%) MCSA
11 40 (3.06%) SC Cleared
12 29 (2.22%) MCSE
13 26 (1.99%) DV Cleared
14 20 (1.53%) MCP
15 15 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 14 (1.07%) CRISC
17 13 (0.99%) CESG Certified Professional
18 12 (0.92%) CCIE
19 11 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (15.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 126 (9.64%) PCI DSS
3 122 (9.33%) SLA
4 48 (3.67%) QA
5 36 (2.75%) ISO22301
6 23 (1.76%) BS25999
7 17 (1.30%) RMADS
7 17 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (1.22%) COBIT
8 16 (1.22%) JSP 440
9 14 (1.07%) Data Quality
9 14 (1.07%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.77%) GDPR
11 8 (0.61%) HMG Infosec
12 6 (0.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 5 (0.38%) SSAE 16
14 4 (0.31%) COSO
14 4 (0.31%) ISO19770
14 4 (0.31%) ISO27002
15 3 (0.23%) HIPAA
System Software
1 199 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 157 (12.01%) Active Directory
3 62 (4.74%) Hyper-V
4 50 (3.83%) vSphere
5 48 (3.67%) Virtual Servers
6 35 (2.68%) VMware ESX
7 28 (2.14%) XenApp
8 21 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 16 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
10 15 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (1.15%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.77%) NFS
12 9 (0.69%) iptables
13 8 (0.61%) Firmware
14 7 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
15 5 (0.38%) MetaFrame
16 4 (0.31%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 4 (0.31%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.31%) XenServer
17 3 (0.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 26 (1.99%) SCCM
2 21 (1.61%) Backup Exec
3 20 (1.53%) Nagios
4 17 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
5 16 (1.22%) Puppet
6 15 (1.15%) Perfmon
7 14 (1.07%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 12 (0.92%) EMC VPLEX
8 12 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (0.92%) Simpana
9 11 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
9 11 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (0.77%) WSUS
11 9 (0.69%) vMotion
12 6 (0.46%) AirWatch
12 6 (0.46%) Ansible
12 6 (0.46%) CFEngine
12 6 (0.46%) SCOrch
12 6 (0.46%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 276 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 230 (17.60%) VMware
3 218 (16.68%) Cisco
4 116 (8.88%) Oracle
5 89 (6.81%) Citrix
6 84 (6.43%) HP
7 61 (4.67%) Palo Alto
8 57 (4.36%) Juniper
9 42 (3.21%) Extreme Networks
10 41 (3.14%) Red Hat
11 37 (2.83%) EMC
12 36 (2.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 36 (2.75%) CheckPoint
13 33 (2.52%) Dell
14 32 (2.45%) Veeam
15 30 (2.30%) BMC
15 30 (2.30%) NetApp
16 27 (2.07%) Mitel
17 26 (1.99%) Avaya
18 24 (1.84%) Symantec
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 per annum + £10k OTE, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £550000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Colston Consulting
Salary: £3000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Good package + 28 days paid holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
London Borough of Enfield
Salary: From £32,307 to £34,935 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum OTE £40k, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £100000 - £101000 per annum + Annual bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£90,000 + 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45069.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum OTE £40k, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Southam, Warwickshire
Scholastic
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago