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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
England / West Midlands
Rank 177 184 168
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 36 33 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 0.65% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.74% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 42
Median salary £45,000 £40,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -11.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £37,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £42,506 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.28%

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
4328 4436 4234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.71% 86.91% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3369 3677 3685
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,902
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,728 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +4 17 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Coventry - 10 £32,500 -
Warwickshire +20 4 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Solihull - 3 £37,750 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £36,750 -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 26 (33.77%) ITIL
2 23 (29.87%) Information Security
3 20 (25.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (24.68%) Management Information System
4 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
5 16 (20.78%) Business Continuity Planning
6 15 (19.48%) SLA
6 15 (19.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 14 (18.18%) Finance
7 14 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 13 (16.88%) Incident Management
8 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (16.88%) Risk Management
9 12 (15.58%) Cisco
9 12 (15.58%) HP
9 12 (15.58%) Data Centre
9 12 (15.58%) PCI DSS
10 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (14.29%) VMware
11 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
11 10 (12.99%) Windows
12 9 (11.69%) CISSP
12 9 (11.69%) Trend Analysis
13 8 (10.39%) Degree
13 8 (10.39%) QA
13 8 (10.39%) Marketing
13 8 (10.39%) Unified Communications
13 8 (10.39%) Citrix
13 8 (10.39%) ITIL Certification

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 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Office
2 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) assyst
2 1 (1.30%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Office 365
2 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Unified Communications
2 6 (7.79%) LAN
2 6 (7.79%) SAN
3 5 (6.49%) Firewall
3 5 (6.49%) VoIP
4 4 (5.19%) Network Security
4 4 (5.19%) VPN
4 4 (5.19%) WAN
5 3 (3.90%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (3.90%) Wireless
6 2 (2.60%) Skype
6 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.30%) DHCP
7 1 (1.30%) DNS
7 1 (1.30%) HTTP
7 1 (1.30%) ICMP
7 1 (1.30%) SMTP
7 1 (1.30%) SSL
7 1 (1.30%) Telnet
7 1 (1.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (18.18%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.39%) Legal
3 8 (10.39%) Marketing
4 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.90%) Automotive
5 3 (3.90%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (16.88%) Security Manager
2 8 (10.39%) Analyst
2 8 (10.39%) Technical Manager
3 7 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 7 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
3 7 (9.09%) QA Manager
3 7 (9.09%) Quality Manager
3 7 (9.09%) Sales Executive
3 7 (9.09%) Software QA Manager
3 7 (9.09%) Support Manager
3 7 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 7 (9.09%) Technical Support Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Internal Sales Executive
4 6 (7.79%) IT Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Software Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Architect
6 4 (5.19%) Administrator
6 4 (5.19%) Coordinator
6 4 (5.19%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Management Information System
2 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.58%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) FMCG
5 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.60%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.30%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.30%) Derivative
6 1 (1.30%) Economics
6 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Equities
6 1 (1.30%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.30%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.30%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) ITIL
2 23 (29.87%) Information Security
3 16 (20.78%) Business Continuity Planning
4 15 (19.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 14 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 13 (16.88%) Incident Management
6 13 (16.88%) Risk Management
7 9 (11.69%) Trend Analysis
8 8 (10.39%) ITSM
9 7 (9.09%) BCP
9 7 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (9.09%) Project Management
9 7 (9.09%) Security Operations
9 7 (9.09%) Service Management
10 6 (7.79%) Problem Management
11 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.49%) ISMS
11 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.49%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) CISSP
2 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 8 (10.39%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.79%) CISM
4 5 (6.49%) HNC
4 5 (6.49%) HND
5 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.60%) APMP
7 2 (2.60%) CISMP
7 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.30%) CISA
8 1 (1.30%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (19.48%) SLA
3 12 (15.58%) PCI DSS
4 8 (10.39%) QA
5 6 (7.79%) RMADS
6 3 (3.90%) ISO 9001
7 2 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (1.30%) ISO22301
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) SCCM
1 4 (5.19%) WSUS
2 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) Cisco
2 12 (15.58%) HP
3 11 (14.29%) VMware
4 8 (10.39%) Citrix
5 5 (6.49%) SAP
6 3 (3.90%) 3PAR
6 3 (3.90%) EMC
6 3 (3.90%) Remedy
7 2 (2.60%) IBM
8 1 (1.30%) Actuate
8 1 (1.30%) Brocade
8 1 (1.30%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.30%) Symantec
8 1 (1.30%) Veeam
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