Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 168 161
Rank change year-on-year +30 -7 -23
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 44 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.21% 0.92% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.01% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 28
Birmingham median annual salary £38,750 £48,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.51% +17.47% -17.00%
10th Percentile £30,250 £19,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,875 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% -6.25% -20.00%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,255 3,944 3,276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 89.69% 90.56% 86.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,423 2,899 2,761
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,124 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +1.47% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,350 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -1.20% - +3.75%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Business Continuity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 31 (70.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
3 25 (56.82%) ITIL
4 24 (54.55%) Firewall
5 22 (50.00%) VMware
6 21 (47.73%) Business Continuity Planning
7 19 (43.18%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (43.18%) Finance
7 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
8 18 (40.91%) Project Management
9 17 (38.64%) SAN
10 16 (36.36%) PRINCE2
10 16 (36.36%) LAN
10 16 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (31.82%) IT Strategy
13 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (29.55%) Network Design
13 13 (29.55%) WAN
13 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
14 12 (27.27%) CCNA
14 12 (27.27%) SSL
14 12 (27.27%) VoIP
14 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
14 12 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (27.27%) IPsec

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 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) Apache
2 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Serverless
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) Firewall
2 17 (38.64%) SAN
3 16 (36.36%) LAN
4 13 (29.55%) WAN
5 12 (27.27%) IPsec
5 12 (27.27%) SSL
5 12 (27.27%) VoIP
6 1 (2.27%) DNS
6 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Back Office
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Developer
4 8 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Network Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Network Support
6 6 (13.64%) Network Support Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Integration Developer
7 5 (11.36%) RPG Developer
7 5 (11.36%) SQL Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Cognos Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
8 4 (9.09%) Information Specialist
8 4 (9.09%) Security Specialist
9 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
10 2 (4.55%) Business Development Manager
10 2 (4.55%) Development Manager
10 2 (4.55%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) EDI
2 1 (2.27%) JSON
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Clustering
1 7 (15.91%) Handset
1 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.36%) AS400
3 5 (11.36%) iSeries
4 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.82%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Windows
1 26 (59.09%) Windows Server
2 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (15.91%) CentOS
3 7 (15.91%) Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (56.82%) ITIL
3 21 (47.73%) Business Continuity Planning
4 18 (40.91%) Project Management
5 16 (36.36%) PRINCE2
6 14 (31.82%) IT Strategy
7 13 (29.55%) Network Design
7 13 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (27.27%) Translating Business Requirements
9 11 (25.00%) Information Security
10 9 (20.45%) BCP
10 9 (20.45%) Contingency Planning
10 9 (20.45%) Six Sigma
11 7 (15.91%) ERP
12 5 (11.36%) EAI
12 5 (11.36%) ETL
12 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (11.36%) SOA
12 5 (11.36%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (11.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
2 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
3 5 (11.36%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) RPG
3 5 (11.36%) RPG IV
4 2 (4.55%) C
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) CCNA
1 12 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.45%) MCSE
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (27.27%) COBIT
3 4 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (6.82%) SLA
5 2 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
1 19 (43.18%) VMware ESXi
2 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.91%) vSphere
4 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.27%) Docker
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.27%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) Packer
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) VMware
2 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.91%) Cisco
3 7 (15.91%) Juniper
3 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.36%) JD Edwards
5 4 (9.09%) Cognos
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle