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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 88 105 90
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 15 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.15% 0.44% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.52% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,506 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -10.00%
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
1024 1143 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.71% 83.25% 83.35%
Number of salaries quoted 885 979 762
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,030 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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 +13 15 £40,000 -17.94%
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (33.33%) Information Security
4 5 (27.78%) CISMP
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) IBM
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
4 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
4 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (22.22%) Statistics
5 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) BCP
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Advertising
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) PHP

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) GroupWise
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Intranet
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) FTP
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Junior
2 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Junior PHP Developer
2 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Statistics
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (33.33%) Information Security
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
5 4 (22.22%) BCP
5 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 3 (16.67%) System Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Line Management
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (5.56%) Change Control
8 1 (5.56%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (5.56%) People Management
8 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CISMP
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
2 3 (16.67%) SLA
3 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Apple
3 2 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (11.11%) Kaspersky
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Sage
3 2 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (5.56%) Mitel
4 1 (5.56%) Novell
4 1 (5.56%) Toshiba