The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity 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 over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 166 163 158
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 41 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 0.79% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.00% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 30
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,250 £30,875
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,250 £50,150
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Business Continuity
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
4110 3510 3576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.86% 79.57% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3551 2845 3096
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Continuity
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Birmingham +1 27 £50,000 -
Staffordshire +8 5 £72,500 +3.57%
Coventry -7 3 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Walsall -1 1 £82,500 +50.00%
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 45 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 37 (41.11%) VMware
2 37 (41.11%) ITIL
3 35 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 26 (28.89%) Windows
5 24 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 23 (25.56%) SLA
6 23 (25.56%) Active Directory
6 23 (25.56%) Service Delivery
7 21 (23.33%) Security Management
7 21 (23.33%) Citrix
8 20 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
9 18 (20.00%) Cisco
10 17 (18.89%) WAN
10 17 (18.89%) Degree
11 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (17.78%) vSphere
11 16 (17.78%) MS Exchange
11 16 (17.78%) SQL
11 16 (17.78%) SAN
12 15 (16.67%) BCP
13 14 (15.56%) Finance
13 14 (15.56%) Information Security
13 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (14.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 13 (14.44%) LAN
15 12 (13.33%) Dell
15 12 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
16 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 16 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.22%) Apache
6 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.44%) MS Project
4 2 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
1 1 (1.11%) PaaS
1 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.89%) WAN
2 16 (17.78%) SAN
3 13 (14.44%) LAN
4 9 (10.00%) Network Security
4 9 (10.00%) NAS
4 9 (10.00%) Firewall
5 5 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.22%) Internet
7 2 (2.22%) Symposium
8 1 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.44%) MS Access
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.11%) QlikView
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (15.56%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.44%) Legal
4 3 (3.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Automotive
5 1 (1.11%) Law
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (25.56%) Analyst
2 14 (15.56%) Service Manager
3 12 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Customer Services Manager
5 8 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Architect
6 7 (7.78%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
7 6 (6.67%) Security Officer
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Head of Operations
9 4 (4.44%) Project Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) MI Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Security Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Compliance Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.33%) CESG
2 3 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.22%) CMDB
3 2 (2.22%) Handset
3 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Replication
4 1 (1.11%) FMCG
4 1 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.89%) Windows
2 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.67%) Linux
4 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.44%) CentOS
5 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.22%) Android
6 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.11%) SUSE
7 1 (1.11%) AIX
7 1 (1.11%) HPUX
7 1 (1.11%) Solaris
7 1 (1.11%) UNIX
7 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 37 (41.11%) ITIL
3 23 (25.56%) Service Delivery
4 21 (23.33%) Security Management
5 20 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
6 15 (16.67%) BCP
7 14 (15.56%) Information Security
8 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
8 11 (12.22%) Coaching
9 10 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (10.00%) Service Management
11 8 (8.89%) Project Management
11 8 (8.89%) Risk Management
12 7 (7.78%) Information Security Management
13 6 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
13 6 (6.67%) People Management
14 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
15 4 (4.44%) Project Planning
15 4 (4.44%) Supplier Management
15 4 (4.44%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.78%) SQL
2 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.22%) C#
3 2 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) CISA
2 7 (7.78%) CISM
3 5 (5.56%) CISSP
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.44%) CCNA
5 3 (3.33%) IRCA
6 2 (2.22%) MCSA
7 1 (1.11%) CCNP
7 1 (1.11%) HND
7 1 (1.11%) MCSE
7 1 (1.11%) CCA
7 1 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.11%) CCEA
7 1 (1.11%) CCDP
7 1 (1.11%) MOS
7 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.56%) SLA
2 13 (14.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.33%) COBIT
4 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (25.56%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.78%) vSphere
3 10 (11.11%) XenApp
4 5 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.11%) XenServer
6 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.11%) SRDF
6 1 (1.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (1.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (41.11%) VMware
2 35 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.33%) Citrix
4 18 (20.00%) Cisco
5 12 (13.33%) Dell
6 7 (7.78%) EMC
6 7 (7.78%) HP
7 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.44%) Juniper
8 4 (4.44%) NetApp
9 1 (1.11%) Novell
9 1 (1.11%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.11%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.11%) RedPrairie
9 1 (1.11%) Sun
9 1 (1.11%) IBM
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle
9 1 (1.11%) SAP
9 1 (1.11%) Symantec
9 1 (1.11%) Toshiba
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 14 hours ago