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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 172 204 180
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 66 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 0.52% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.60% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 53 18 27
Median salary £44,500 £47,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -5.26%
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
5330 5160 4387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.01% 87.21% 83.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4149 4200 3635
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +15 31 £60,500 +21.00% 5
Staffordshire +10 13 £30,000 -62.50% 3
Warwickshire +12 7 £38,500 -35.83%
Solihull +15 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Shropshire -15 3 £42,500 -5.55%
West Bromwich -1 2 £48,750 -
Worcestershire - 2 £37,500 -
Coventry +3 1 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 47 (46.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 41 (40.59%) ITIL
3 26 (25.74%) Incident Management
4 24 (23.76%) Problem Management
5 23 (22.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (22.77%) Remedy
6 22 (21.78%) Service Delivery
6 22 (21.78%) Information Security
6 22 (21.78%) SLA
6 22 (21.78%) assyst
6 22 (21.78%) Service Desk Management
7 21 (20.79%) SQL
7 21 (20.79%) Risk Management
8 20 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (17.82%) Microsoft
10 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 17 (16.83%) Mentoring
11 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
11 16 (15.84%) Firewall
11 16 (15.84%) BCP
12 15 (14.85%) Windows
12 15 (14.85%) PCI DSS
12 15 (14.85%) People Management
12 15 (14.85%) Business Continuity Planning
13 14 (13.86%) IT Audit
13 14 (13.86%) Manufacturing
14 13 (12.87%) Data Centre
15 12 (11.88%) Relational Database
15 12 (11.88%) Cybersecurity
15 12 (11.88%) Life Science

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.93%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.97%) IIS
2 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.99%) Apache
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (21.78%) assyst
2 2 (1.98%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.84%) Firewall
2 6 (5.94%) VPN
3 5 (4.95%) LAN
3 5 (4.95%) WAN
4 4 (3.96%) Network Security
5 3 (2.97%) IPv4
5 3 (2.97%) IPv6
5 3 (2.97%) SAN
6 2 (1.98%) Internet
7 1 (0.99%) 3G
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.99%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.99%) IPsec
7 1 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.99%) SSL
7 1 (0.99%) VLAN
7 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.88%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.95%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.95%) Siebel EIM
5 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.97%) Datazen
5 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Power View
5 3 (2.97%) OLAP
5 3 (2.97%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (2.97%) Power BI
5 3 (2.97%) PowerPivot
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.99%) Big Data
6 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) ERwin
1 4 (3.96%) JIRA
1 4 (3.96%) Subversion
1 4 (3.96%) TeamCity
2 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (13.86%) Manufacturing
2 11 (10.89%) Retail
3 8 (7.92%) Finance
4 5 (4.95%) Legal
5 3 (2.97%) Banking
5 3 (2.97%) Law
6 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (15.84%) IT Manager
1 16 (15.84%) Security Manager
2 11 (10.89%) IT Security Manager
3 10 (9.90%) Developer
4 8 (7.92%) Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) Administrator
6 6 (5.94%) Information Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (5.94%) IT Technician
6 6 (5.94%) Problem Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Senior Manager
7 5 (4.95%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Technician
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Problem Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Siebel Developer
8 4 (3.96%) DBA
8 4 (3.96%) Service Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Technical Support
9 3 (2.97%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) .NET
2 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (4.95%) CSS
2 5 (4.95%) EDI
2 5 (4.95%) jQuery
3 3 (2.97%) MDX
4 1 (0.99%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.87%) Data Centre
3 12 (11.88%) Life Science
4 8 (7.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.96%) Replication
5 4 (3.96%) Statistics
6 3 (2.97%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.98%) CESG
7 2 (1.98%) FMCG
8 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.99%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.99%) EFT
8 1 (0.99%) EPoS
8 1 (0.99%) Handset
8 1 (0.99%) PKI
8 1 (0.99%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.85%) Windows
2 6 (5.94%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.97%) Linux
4 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.98%) Unix
5 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.99%) CentOS
6 1 (0.99%) Solaris
6 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (46.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 41 (40.59%) ITIL
3 26 (25.74%) Incident Management
4 24 (23.76%) Problem Management
5 22 (21.78%) Information Security
5 22 (21.78%) Service Delivery
5 22 (21.78%) Service Desk Management
6 21 (20.79%) Risk Management
7 17 (16.83%) Mentoring
7 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 16 (15.84%) BCP
9 15 (14.85%) Business Continuity Planning
9 15 (14.85%) People Management
10 14 (13.86%) IT Audit
11 12 (11.88%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (11.88%) Performance Management
12 11 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (9.90%) Change Control
14 9 (8.91%) Data Management
14 9 (8.91%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.79%) SQL
2 9 (8.91%) C#
2 9 (8.91%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.95%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.95%) VBScript
4 1 (0.99%) C
4 1 (0.99%) Korn
4 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) Degree
2 9 (8.91%) CISSP
3 8 (7.92%) CISM
4 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.98%) CCNA
6 2 (1.98%) CISA
6 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.98%) IISP
6 2 (1.98%) MCSE
6 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.99%) CCNP
7 1 (0.99%) CRISC
7 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.99%) MCP
7 1 (0.99%) MCSA
7 1 (0.99%) PCI QSA
7 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.99%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (21.78%) SLA
3 15 (14.85%) PCI DSS
4 9 (8.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (6.93%) COBIT
6 5 (4.95%) ISO22301
7 2 (1.98%) BS25999
7 2 (1.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.99%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.97%) vSphere
2 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.99%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.99%) Control-M
2 1 (0.99%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.99%) logstash
2 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (22.77%) Remedy
2 18 (17.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.92%) Oracle
4 6 (5.94%) Siebel
5 5 (4.95%) Cisco
6 3 (2.97%) SAP
6 3 (2.97%) VMware
7 2 (1.98%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.98%) Citrix
7 2 (1.98%) HP
7 2 (1.98%) IBM
7 2 (1.98%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.99%) Aruba
8 1 (0.99%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.99%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.99%) Cognos
8 1 (0.99%) Informatica
8 1 (0.99%) Kofax
8 1 (0.99%) Mercator
8 1 (0.99%) Veritas
Coventry
Montash Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + car , up to 20% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago