The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 91 101 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 10 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.77% 0.077% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.099% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 13
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -53.57%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Business Continuity
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
973 1011 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.79% 77.47% 71.04%
Number of salaries quoted 817 902 665
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Wales

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Wales

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 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
South Wales - 7 £45,000 - 1
North Wales -3 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Business Continuity 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.

1 9 (50.00%) BCP
1 9 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) CISSP
5 5 (27.78%) Change Management
6 4 (22.22%) ITSM
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Service Management
6 4 (22.22%) CISA
6 4 (22.22%) SLA
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) Coaching
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (16.67%) SAP
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security
7 3 (16.67%) Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (11.11%) Firewall

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Business Continuity 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.56%) VPLS
2 1 (5.56%) VLAN
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) OSPF
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) RIP
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Audit Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Customer Services Manager
2 3 (16.67%) IT Audit Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Operations
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Storage Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) DTV
2 2 (11.11%) Firmware
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) BCP
1 9 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
3 5 (27.78%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) ITSM
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Service Management
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.11%) Data Management
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) CISSP
3 4 (22.22%) CISA
4 2 (11.11%) CISM
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) CCSP
5 1 (5.56%) CCNP
5 1 (5.56%) CCIP
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) CCDA
5 1 (5.56%) CCDP
5 1 (5.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.56%) ISO 9000
4 1 (5.56%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix