The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 152 165 163
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 45 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.96% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 22
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,250 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,225 £69,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Business Continuity
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -4 13 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Coventry - 8 £37,500 -
Warwickshire +6 6 £35,000 -36.36%
Staffordshire 0 6 £33,000 -22.35%
Worcestershire - 3 £42,500 -
West Bromwich -1 2 - -
Walsall - 2 £40,750 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £42,500 -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 38 (48.72%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (29.49%) SQL
3 22 (28.21%) Windows
4 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 19 (24.36%) Firewall
7 18 (23.08%) VMware
8 17 (21.79%) ITIL
9 15 (19.23%) SAN
9 15 (19.23%) Finance
9 15 (19.23%) Project Management
10 14 (17.95%) Information Security
10 14 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
11 13 (16.67%) NetApp
11 13 (16.67%) Linux
11 13 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
12 12 (15.38%) Cisco
12 12 (15.38%) Risk Management
12 12 (15.38%) Telecoms
13 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
14 10 (12.82%) .NET
14 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (12.82%) DNS
14 10 (12.82%) SUSE
14 10 (12.82%) Network Design
14 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (12.82%) Degree
14 10 (12.82%) QA
14 10 (12.82%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.28%) Resin
3 1 (1.28%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Trello
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) Firewall
2 15 (19.23%) SAN
3 10 (12.82%) DNS
4 5 (6.41%) LAN
4 5 (6.41%) VoIP
5 4 (5.13%) WAN
6 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.56%) Symposium
7 2 (2.56%) NAS
7 2 (2.56%) Internet
7 2 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.28%) MPLS
8 1 (1.28%) BGP
8 1 (1.28%) CTI
8 1 (1.28%) HTTP
8 1 (1.28%) PBX
8 1 (1.28%) VPN
8 1 (1.28%) IPv4
8 1 (1.28%) IPv6
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.85%) QlikView
5 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.56%) DTS
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.28%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Subversion
1 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.28%) FogBugz
2 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.28%) Ant
2 1 (1.28%) Hudson
2 1 (1.28%) Maven
General
1 15 (19.23%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 9 (11.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.28%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (14.10%) Analyst
2 10 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (12.82%) Administrator
3 9 (11.54%) Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Security Officer
5 5 (6.41%) IT Security Officer
5 5 (6.41%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.13%) SQL DBA
6 4 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) DBA
6 4 (5.13%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) IT Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) QA Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Security Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Senior QA Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) .NET
2 6 (7.69%) JSP
3 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.28%) J2EE
4 1 (1.28%) Servlets
4 1 (1.28%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.69%) RMADS
3 3 (3.85%) Clustering
3 3 (3.85%) Replication
4 1 (1.28%) Open Source
4 1 (1.28%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.28%) Statistics
4 1 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Windows
2 13 (16.67%) Linux
3 10 (12.82%) SUSE
4 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (21.79%) ITIL
3 15 (19.23%) Project Management
4 14 (17.95%) Information Security
5 13 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 12 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 10 (12.82%) Network Design
7 10 (12.82%) Time Management
7 10 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (11.54%) Security Management
8 9 (11.54%) Information Security Management
9 7 (8.97%) Data Protection
10 6 (7.69%) Information Assurance
10 6 (7.69%) BCP
11 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.41%) ISMS
11 5 (6.41%) Web Development
11 5 (6.41%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.49%) SQL
2 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.41%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) C
4 1 (1.28%) C++
4 1 (1.28%) Java
4 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (12.82%) Degree
1 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) CISSP
2 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) CCNA
4 5 (6.41%) CISM
4 5 (6.41%) MCSE
4 5 (6.41%) MCP
4 5 (6.41%) MCITP
5 4 (5.13%) ISEB
6 3 (3.85%) MCSA
7 2 (2.56%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.28%) CCSP
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.28%) VTSP
8 1 (1.28%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (12.82%) QA
3 4 (5.13%) BS25999
3 4 (5.13%) BS7799
4 3 (3.85%) SLA
5 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.28%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.28%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.28%) Nagios
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.28%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.08%) VMware
3 13 (16.67%) NetApp
4 12 (15.38%) Cisco
5 9 (11.54%) HP
6 6 (7.69%) IBM
7 5 (6.41%) Dell
8 3 (3.85%) WatchGuard
8 3 (3.85%) Acronis
9 2 (2.56%) Citrix
9 2 (2.56%) EMC
10 1 (1.28%) Meru Networks
10 1 (1.28%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.28%) Symantec
10 1 (1.28%) Remedy
10 1 (1.28%) McAfee
10 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.28%) CA
10 1 (1.28%) Oracle
10 1 (1.28%) Splunk
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