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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 96 92 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 10 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.73% 0.58% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.72% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £44,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £51,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
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
1123 975 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.44% 80.78% 74.94%
Number of salaries quoted 928 825 830
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 -6 9 £75,000 +47.05%
Mid Wales - 1 £25,000 -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Business Continuity Planning
2 11 (68.75%) Degree
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (50.00%) Information Security
5 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 8 (50.00%) BCP
6 7 (43.75%) CISSP
6 7 (43.75%) CISA
6 7 (43.75%) CISM
6 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (37.50%) SAP
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (31.25%) Marketing
8 5 (31.25%) Security Architecture
8 5 (31.25%) Network Security
8 5 (31.25%) Product Marketing
8 5 (31.25%) ISMS
8 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
8 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) SLA
8 5 (31.25%) Security Management
8 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
8 5 (31.25%) Coaching
9 4 (25.00%) CRISC

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Network Security
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
General
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Customer Services Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) BYOD
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (18.75%) Internet of Things
3 2 (12.50%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Business Continuity Planning
2 10 (62.50%) ITIL
3 8 (50.00%) BCP
3 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (50.00%) Information Security
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 5 (31.25%) Security Management
5 5 (31.25%) Coaching
5 5 (31.25%) Product Marketing
5 5 (31.25%) ISMS
5 5 (31.25%) Security Architecture
6 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
6 4 (25.00%) ITSM
7 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
7 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) CISSP
2 7 (43.75%) CISA
2 7 (43.75%) CISM
3 4 (25.00%) GSEC
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Certification
3 4 (25.00%) CRISC
4 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) SLA
3 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (18.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 4 (25.00%) HP