The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 254 210
Rank change year-on-year +56 -44  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 37 22 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.70% 0.31% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.34% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 95
Median salary £65,000 £46,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.78% -4.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £38,800 £43,100
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £69,000 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.52%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4765 6472 9349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.14% 90.92% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4316 5808 7871
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in the City of London

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 43 (48.31%) Finance
2 29 (32.58%) Degree
3 27 (30.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (29.21%) ITIL
5 23 (25.84%) Linux
6 21 (23.60%) Unix
6 21 (23.60%) Project Management
7 20 (22.47%) Windows
7 20 (22.47%) Oracle
7 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
7 20 (22.47%) Information Security
8 19 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (21.35%) SQL
8 19 (21.35%) VMware
9 18 (20.22%) Firewall
9 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
10 17 (19.10%) DNS
10 17 (19.10%) Red Hat
10 17 (19.10%) Management Information System
10 17 (19.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (17.98%) Nagios
12 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
13 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
13 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
13 14 (15.73%) Virtual Servers
14 13 (14.61%) Oracle Database
15 12 (13.48%) Data Protection
15 12 (13.48%) VPN
15 12 (13.48%) DHCP
15 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 11 (12.36%) Apache
2 10 (11.24%) Alfresco
2 10 (11.24%) IIS
2 10 (11.24%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.12%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.24%) G Suite
2 4 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.49%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (3.37%) Office 365
3 3 (3.37%) SaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.22%) Firewall
2 17 (19.10%) DNS
3 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
4 12 (13.48%) DHCP
4 12 (13.48%) VPN
5 10 (11.24%) MPLS
5 10 (11.24%) NetScaler
6 9 (10.11%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (8.99%) VoIP
8 7 (7.87%) LAN
9 6 (6.74%) BGP
9 6 (6.74%) Internet
9 6 (6.74%) OSPF
9 6 (6.74%) WAN
10 5 (5.62%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (5.62%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (5.62%) Network Security
10 5 (5.62%) Wireless
11 4 (4.49%) 4G
12 2 (2.25%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.61%) Oracle Database
3 11 (12.36%) MySQL
4 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Ant
1 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (48.31%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Banking
3 4 (4.49%) Legal
3 4 (4.49%) Retail
3 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.37%) Law
5 1 (1.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (11.24%) Analyst
1 10 (11.24%) Unix Specialist
2 7 (7.87%) Coordinator
2 7 (7.87%) Network Engineer
2 7 (7.87%) Security Analyst
3 6 (6.74%) DBA
3 6 (6.74%) IT Analyst
3 6 (6.74%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (6.74%) SQL DBA
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (5.62%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (5.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (5.62%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 5 (5.62%) IP Network Engineer
4 5 (5.62%) Operations Manager
4 5 (5.62%) Voice Engineer
4 5 (5.62%) Voice Network Engineer
5 4 (4.49%) Business Continuity Manager
5 4 (4.49%) Head of IT
5 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) Middleware
2 1 (1.12%) Ajax
2 1 (1.12%) CSS
2 1 (1.12%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.12%) Fusebox
2 1 (1.12%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.12%) J2EE
2 1 (1.12%) LAMP
2 1 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Management Information System
2 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
3 10 (11.24%) EMC VNX
4 6 (6.74%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.62%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.37%) Clustering
7 2 (2.25%) Fintech
7 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.12%) CESG
8 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.12%) DataPower
8 1 (1.12%) Replication
8 1 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.12%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.12%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.84%) Linux
2 21 (23.60%) Unix
3 20 (22.47%) Windows
4 17 (19.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (11.24%) Debian
5 10 (11.24%) Mac OS X
5 10 (11.24%) NetWare
5 10 (11.24%) SUSE
5 10 (11.24%) Ubuntu
6 6 (6.74%) Solaris
7 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.12%) AIX
8 1 (1.12%) CentOS
8 1 (1.12%) Fedora
8 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (29.21%) ITIL
3 21 (23.60%) Project Management
4 20 (22.47%) Information Security
5 12 (13.48%) Data Protection
5 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
6 11 (12.36%) Business Continuity Planning
6 11 (12.36%) Change Control
6 11 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (12.36%) Document Management
6 11 (12.36%) Quality Management
6 11 (12.36%) Risk Management
7 10 (11.24%) Problem Management
7 10 (11.24%) Strategic Planning
7 10 (11.24%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 9 (10.11%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (8.99%) BCP
9 8 (8.99%) Data Security
10 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.87%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.35%) SQL
2 7 (7.87%) Perl
3 6 (6.74%) Java
4 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.37%) Python
5 2 (2.25%) C
6 1 (1.12%) C++
6 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.12%) PHP
6 1 (1.12%) Ruby
6 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (32.58%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) CISM
3 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.74%) CCNP
4 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.74%) CISSP
5 5 (5.62%) CCNA
6 4 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.37%) CISA
7 3 (3.37%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (3.37%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.12%) GIAC
9 1 (1.12%) ISSAP
9 1 (1.12%) PgMP
9 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.12%) PMP
9 1 (1.12%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) PCI DSS
2 7 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (6.74%) QA
4 5 (5.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.25%) GDPR
5 2 (2.25%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.12%) BS25999
6 1 (1.12%) COBIT
6 1 (1.12%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.12%) PMO
6 1 (1.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
2 19 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.73%) Virtual Servers
4 11 (12.36%) vSphere
5 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 10 (11.24%) XenApp
6 6 (6.74%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (4.49%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.12%) Docker
8 1 (1.12%) Shibboleth
8 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (17.98%) Nagios
2 10 (11.24%) EMC VPLEX
2 10 (11.24%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 10 (11.24%) Puppet
2 10 (11.24%) Simpana
3 5 (5.62%) Ansible
3 5 (5.62%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (4.49%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (4.49%) CFEngine
5 3 (3.37%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.12%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.12%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (1.12%) Nessus
6 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.12%) Perfmon
6 1 (1.12%) Terraform
6 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Oracle
2 19 (21.35%) VMware
3 17 (19.10%) Red Hat
4 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
5 11 (12.36%) Citrix
6 10 (11.24%) CommVault
6 10 (11.24%) EMC
6 10 (11.24%) Google
6 10 (11.24%) Novell
7 9 (10.11%) Cisco
8 6 (6.74%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.49%) BMC
9 4 (4.49%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.49%) Mitel
9 4 (4.49%) Sophos
10 2 (2.25%) F5
10 2 (2.25%) IBM
10 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.12%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (1.12%) iManage
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus, pension, healthcare
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent bens incl. private health
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