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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 189 182 185
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 31 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.60% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.75% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
4810 4384 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.58% 80.09% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3933 3633 3710
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,119 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 10 £42,000 -18.44% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 4 - -
Shropshire -6 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Solihull - 2 £45,000 - 1
Coventry -15 1 £35,000 -26.31%
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - - 1
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
1 18 (27.27%) Information Security
2 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (22.73%) Business Continuity Planning
3 14 (21.21%) Project Management
3 14 (21.21%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) ITIL
4 13 (19.70%) Finance
4 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
5 12 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 12 (18.18%) Validation
5 12 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 10 (15.15%) Windows
7 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
7 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (15.15%) Degree
8 9 (13.64%) Analytics
8 9 (13.64%) Military
9 8 (12.12%) Firewall
9 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
9 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (10.61%) Coaching
10 7 (10.61%) Oracle
10 7 (10.61%) Cisco
10 7 (10.61%) CISSP
10 7 (10.61%) SAN
11 6 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (4.55%) Apache
1 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.03%) Lync
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) Firewall
2 7 (10.61%) SAN
3 5 (7.58%) VPN
4 4 (6.06%) WAN
5 3 (4.55%) DNS
6 2 (3.03%) MPLS
6 2 (3.03%) LAN
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.52%) Junos
7 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.52%) ISDN
7 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.52%) Wireless
7 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.52%) VoIP
7 1 (1.52%) SNMP
7 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.55%) OLAP
6 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.03%) MS Access
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MSI
1 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Military
3 3 (4.55%) Legal
4 2 (3.03%) Automotive
4 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Analyst
2 5 (7.58%) Data Analyst
2 5 (7.58%) Master Data Analyst
3 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 4 (6.06%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 4 (6.06%) Integration Manager
3 4 (6.06%) Administrator
3 4 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (4.55%) IT Consultant
4 3 (4.55%) IT Manager
4 3 (4.55%) Consultant
4 3 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 3 (4.55%) Security Consultant
4 3 (4.55%) Service Manager
4 3 (4.55%) Network Manager
4 3 (4.55%) IT Security Consultant
4 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (4.55%) Head of Development
4 3 (4.55%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) MDX
3 2 (3.03%) Memcached
3 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.03%) JSP
4 1 (1.52%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) EDI
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Cybercrime
3 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.03%) PKI
3 2 (3.03%) RMADS
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
3 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.03%) CentOS
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.03%) UNIX
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
1 18 (27.27%) Information Security
2 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (22.73%) Business Continuity Planning
3 14 (21.21%) ITIL
3 14 (21.21%) Project Management
4 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
5 12 (18.18%) Validation
6 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.64%) Analytics
8 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
9 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (10.61%) Coaching
10 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (9.09%) Data Management
11 5 (7.58%) Data Modelling
11 5 (7.58%) Logical Data Model
11 5 (7.58%) Physical Data Model
11 5 (7.58%) Line Management
11 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.03%) C
3 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.52%) VBA
4 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.52%) C#
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) CISSP
3 6 (9.09%) CISM
4 3 (4.55%) CISMP
4 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.03%) CISA
5 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) APMP
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.52%) MCSE
6 1 (1.52%) ISEB
6 1 (1.52%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (4.55%) SLA
3 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) vSphere
3 1 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.52%) MetaFrame
3 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.03%) logstash
2 1 (1.52%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Cisco
3 5 (7.58%) VMware
4 3 (4.55%) HP
5 2 (3.03%) Dell
5 2 (3.03%) Citrix
5 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.03%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.03%) New Relic
6 1 (1.52%) Aruba
6 1 (1.52%) F5
6 1 (1.52%) IronPort
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) Avaya
6 1 (1.52%) Juniper
6 1 (1.52%) NetApp
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
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