The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Business Continuity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 120 111
Rank change year-on-year +18 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 26 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.35% 1.05% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.20% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 13
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £36,400 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £62,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,506 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.74% -9.56%  

Business Continuity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1720 2161 1583
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.44% 87.63% 86.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1397 1599 1267
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Birmingham

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Business Continuity in Birmingham

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) ITIL
3 11 (24.44%) Information Security
4 10 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 10 (22.22%) Project Management
5 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (20.00%) BCP
5 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 9 (20.00%) Windows
5 9 (20.00%) SQL
5 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
6 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (17.78%) CISSP
7 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
7 7 (15.56%) Cognos
7 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (15.56%) SAS
7 7 (15.56%) Validation
7 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (15.56%) QA
7 7 (15.56%) Degree
7 7 (15.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (15.56%) SAS
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.22%) assyst
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
1 1 (2.22%) OneDrive
1 1 (2.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.67%) LAN
2 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.44%) Broadband
3 2 (4.44%) Intranet
3 2 (4.44%) Skype
3 2 (4.44%) VoIP
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) NAS
4 1 (2.22%) Network Security
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2014
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Marketing
2 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Information Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Security Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Developer
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Internal Sales Executive
5 4 (8.89%) Sales Executive
6 3 (6.67%) Head of IT
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Business Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Compliance Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Head of Service Management
7 2 (4.44%) ICT Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.22%) Derivative
4 1 (2.22%) Equities
4 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.22%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Information Security
3 10 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 10 (22.22%) Project Management
3 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 9 (20.00%) BCP
4 9 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.56%) Project Governance
5 7 (15.56%) Statistics
5 7 (15.56%) Validation
6 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 6 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (13.33%) Presales
6 6 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
6 6 (13.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) CISSP
2 7 (15.56%) Degree
3 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) APMP
4 2 (4.44%) CISM
4 2 (4.44%) DBS Check
4 2 (4.44%) PCI QSA
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (15.56%) QA
3 6 (13.33%) PMO
4 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
1 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
1 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Cognos
3 3 (6.67%) EMC
3 3 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) CommVault
4 1 (2.22%) Dell
4 1 (2.22%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (2.22%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago