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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 102 91 100
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.28% 0.69% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.90% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
1163 996 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.54% 76.15% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 977 872 888
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -13 4 £28,000 -34.11%
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (84.62%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security
3 8 (61.54%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (61.54%) Risk Management
3 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (61.54%) CISSP
3 8 (61.54%) CISA
3 8 (61.54%) CISM
3 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (53.85%) BCP
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Service Management
6 5 (38.46%) ITSM
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) COBIT
7 4 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (30.77%) GSEC
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
7 4 (30.77%) Network Security
7 4 (30.77%) Product Marketing
7 4 (30.77%) ISMS
7 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
7 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Security Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Service Improvement Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) BYOD
2 4 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (30.77%) Internet of Things
3 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security
3 8 (61.54%) Risk Management
3 8 (61.54%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (53.85%) BCP
5 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) ITSM
6 5 (38.46%) Service Management
7 4 (30.77%) Benchmarking
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
7 4 (30.77%) Product Marketing
7 4 (30.77%) ISMS
7 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
7 4 (30.77%) OWASP
7 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance
7 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
7 4 (30.77%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
1 8 (61.54%) CISA
1 8 (61.54%) CISM
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) CRISC
3 4 (30.77%) GSEC
3 4 (30.77%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (30.77%) COBIT
2 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) Sophos
3 2 (15.38%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (15.38%) Kaspersky