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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 173 195 195
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 61 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.05% 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.66% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 53 18 27
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £32,296
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £46,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,261 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.97% -6.81%
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
5080 4845 4552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.47% 87.08% 83.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4003 3953 3782
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,350
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £62,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -10 24 £52,500 +25.00%
Staffordshire +5 10 £37,500 -53.12% 2
Coventry +10 7 £32,500 -7.14%
Warwickshire - 4 £37,250 -
Solihull +20 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Shropshire -5 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Worcestershire - 3 £37,500 -
West Bromwich +5 2 £48,750 - 1
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 48 (43.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 41 (37.27%) ITIL
3 31 (28.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (26.36%) Information Security
5 25 (22.73%) Incident Management
5 25 (22.73%) PCI DSS
6 24 (21.82%) Problem Management
7 23 (20.91%) SLA
7 23 (20.91%) Risk Management
7 23 (20.91%) Business Continuity Planning
8 22 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
8 22 (20.00%) Remedy
8 22 (20.00%) assyst
9 21 (19.09%) Service Delivery
10 20 (18.18%) SQL
10 20 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (17.27%) Microsoft
11 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 18 (16.36%) Firewall
12 18 (16.36%) BCP
13 17 (15.45%) Windows
13 17 (15.45%) Mentoring
14 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
15 15 (13.64%) Manufacturing
15 15 (13.64%) People Management
16 14 (12.73%) Data Centre
17 13 (11.82%) IT Audit
18 12 (10.91%) CISM
18 12 (10.91%) CISSP
18 12 (10.91%) Retail

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 8 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.73%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.82%) Apache
3 2 (1.82%) IIS
3 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (20.00%) assyst
2 2 (1.82%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.36%) Firewall
2 8 (7.27%) VPN
3 7 (6.36%) LAN
3 7 (6.36%) WAN
4 5 (4.55%) Network Security
4 5 (4.55%) SAN
5 3 (2.73%) IPv4
5 3 (2.73%) IPv6
6 2 (1.82%) Internet
6 2 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.82%) SSL
6 2 (1.82%) VLAN
6 2 (1.82%) Wireless
7 1 (0.91%) 3G
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.91%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.91%) IPsec
7 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.55%) Siebel EIM
5 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.73%) Datazen
5 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Power View
5 3 (2.73%) OLAP
5 3 (2.73%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (2.73%) Power BI
5 3 (2.73%) PowerPivot
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.91%) Big Data
6 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) ERwin
1 3 (2.73%) JIRA
1 3 (2.73%) Subversion
1 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 12 (10.91%) Retail
3 11 (10.00%) Finance
4 7 (6.36%) Legal
5 3 (2.73%) Law
5 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.82%) Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Automotive
7 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (15.45%) IT Manager
1 17 (15.45%) Security Manager
2 12 (10.91%) Analyst
3 11 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
4 10 (9.09%) Developer
5 7 (6.36%) Administrator
5 7 (6.36%) Information Manager
5 7 (6.36%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Problem Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Senior Manager
7 5 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Technician
7 5 (4.55%) IT Technician
7 5 (4.55%) Senior Problem Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Siebel Developer
8 4 (3.64%) Consultant
8 4 (3.64%) IT Analyst
8 4 (3.64%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.18%) .NET
2 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (4.55%) CSS
2 5 (4.55%) jQuery
3 4 (3.64%) EDI
4 3 (2.73%) MDX
5 1 (0.91%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.73%) Data Centre
3 12 (10.91%) Life Science
4 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.73%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (2.73%) FMCG
6 3 (2.73%) Replication
6 3 (2.73%) Statistics
6 3 (2.73%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.82%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.91%) EFT
8 1 (0.91%) EPoS
8 1 (0.91%) PKI
8 1 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.45%) Windows
2 5 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.73%) Linux
4 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.91%) CentOS
6 1 (0.91%) Unix
6 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (43.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 41 (37.27%) ITIL
3 29 (26.36%) Information Security
4 25 (22.73%) Incident Management
5 24 (21.82%) Problem Management
6 23 (20.91%) Business Continuity Planning
6 23 (20.91%) Risk Management
7 22 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
8 21 (19.09%) Service Delivery
9 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 18 (16.36%) BCP
11 17 (15.45%) Mentoring
12 15 (13.64%) People Management
13 13 (11.82%) IT Audit
14 12 (10.91%) Performance Management
15 11 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
16 10 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (8.18%) Change Control
17 9 (8.18%) Security Management
18 8 (7.27%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.18%) SQL
2 9 (8.18%) T-SQL
3 8 (7.27%) C#
4 5 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.55%) VBScript
5 2 (1.82%) C
6 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) CISM
1 12 (10.91%) CISSP
1 12 (10.91%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) CISA
4 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.73%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) MCSE
6 1 (0.91%) CCNA
6 1 (0.91%) CCNP
6 1 (0.91%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.91%) CRISC
6 1 (0.91%) MCP
6 1 (0.91%) PCI QSA
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.91%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (28.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (22.73%) PCI DSS
3 23 (20.91%) SLA
4 10 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (4.55%) COBIT
6 3 (2.73%) ISO22301
7 2 (1.82%) RMADS
8 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.91%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.91%) logstash
2 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.91%) SCCM
2 1 (0.91%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.91%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (20.00%) Remedy
2 19 (17.27%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.36%) Cisco
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle
4 6 (5.45%) Siebel
5 5 (4.55%) SAP
6 4 (3.64%) HP
6 4 (3.64%) IBM
6 4 (3.64%) VMware
7 3 (2.73%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.82%) Citrix
8 2 (1.82%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.91%) Aruba
9 1 (0.91%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.91%) Brocade
9 1 (0.91%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.91%) Mercator
9 1 (0.91%) Symantec
9 1 (0.91%) Veeam
9 1 (0.91%) Veritas
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