The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity Planning over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning
Rank 218 198 194
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 8 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.28% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 10
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Business Continuity Planning
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4820 4304 4322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.77% 80.10% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3928 3562 3659
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,891 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Business Continuity Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Continuity Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Continuity Planning
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Continuity Planning Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Continuity Planning
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Sutton Coldfield - 4 - -
West Bromwich -7 1 - -
Business Continuity Planning
England

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Continuity Planning 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 Planning.

1 15 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (26.67%) Strategic Management
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) BCP
4 4 (26.67%) Military
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) Apache
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security

Business Continuity Planning
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Business Continuity Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Military
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Integration Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Memcached
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
1 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) CentOS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) BCP
4 4 (26.67%) Strategic Management
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (13.33%) APMP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CISMP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) logstash
2 1 (6.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
3 2 (13.33%) New Relic
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) IronPort