The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 430 396 405
Rank change year-on-year -34 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 538 683 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.65% 0.75% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.84% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 439 555 578
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,300 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74281 81140 91281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.70% 88.99% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 60243 68634 75471
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in England

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in England

Business Continuity
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
London +51 246 £59,000 +2.60% 11
South East -38 83 £60,000 +20.00% 21
Yorkshire -4 55 £40,000 -3.03% 3
East of England +26 53 £42,000 -1.17% 3
West Midlands +6 53 £45,000 -5.26% 2
North West -43 20 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East Midlands -14 16 £47,500 +11.76%
South West -30 9 £55,000 +37.50% 5
North East +16 5 £41,250 -21.42% 1
Business Continuity
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 500 (48.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 343 (32.98%) ITIL
3 301 (28.94%) Finance
4 269 (25.87%) VMware
5 266 (25.58%) Windows
6 244 (23.46%) Microsoft
7 236 (22.69%) Information Security
8 196 (18.85%) Firewall
9 193 (18.56%) Cisco
10 190 (18.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 172 (16.54%) Business Continuity Planning
12 169 (16.25%) CISSP
13 168 (16.15%) Management Information System
13 168 (16.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 154 (14.81%) Risk Management
15 143 (13.75%) Active Directory
16 142 (13.65%) Windows Server
17 141 (13.56%) Linux
18 140 (13.46%) BCP
19 136 (13.08%) Degree
20 133 (12.79%) CISM
21 121 (11.63%) SQL
22 117 (11.25%) SAN
23 111 (10.67%) Project Management
23 111 (10.67%) SQL Server
23 111 (10.67%) Data Protection
24 110 (10.58%) Continuous Improvement
25 109 (10.48%) VPN
26 107 (10.29%) SLA
27 105 (10.10%) Service Management

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 61 (5.87%) MS Exchange
2 42 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (3.46%) IIS
4 30 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 14 (1.35%) Skype for Business
7 12 (1.15%) SAS
8 10 (0.96%) JBoss
9 8 (0.77%) Apache
9 8 (0.77%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.48%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.48%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 67 (6.44%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.096%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.096%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (0.48%) Magento
2 5 (0.48%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.19%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.096%) Epicor Vantage
6 1 (0.096%) HFM
6 1 (0.096%) Movex
6 1 (0.096%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 90 (8.65%) Office 365
2 88 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (3.85%) SaaS
5 34 (3.27%) IaaS
6 32 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (2.79%) PaaS
8 25 (2.40%) Mimecast
9 17 (1.63%) G Suite
10 5 (0.48%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.29%) Yammer
12 1 (0.096%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.096%) GitHub
12 1 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.096%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 196 (18.85%) Firewall
2 117 (11.25%) SAN
3 109 (10.48%) VPN
4 104 (10.00%) DNS
5 88 (8.46%) LAN
6 83 (7.98%) TCP/IP
6 83 (7.98%) WAN
7 64 (6.15%) Network Security
8 55 (5.29%) DHCP
9 53 (5.10%) VoIP
10 39 (3.75%) Wireless
11 38 (3.65%) OSPF
12 37 (3.56%) Internet
13 34 (3.27%) MPLS
14 31 (2.98%) RIP
15 27 (2.60%) SSL
15 27 (2.60%) VLAN
16 25 (2.40%) BGP
17 22 (2.12%) LDAP
18 21 (2.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 46 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 21 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 19 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 16 (1.54%) MySQL
11 14 (1.35%) Big Data
12 10 (0.96%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.67%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.58%) GIS
14 6 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
16 4 (0.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (1.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.38%) Ant
2 4 (0.38%) Maven
3 2 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.096%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.096%) ERwin
4 1 (0.096%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.096%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (0.096%) JIRA
4 1 (0.096%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.096%) Subversion
4 1 (0.096%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.096%) XMLSpy
General
1 301 (28.94%) Finance
2 78 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 69 (6.63%) Legal
4 62 (5.96%) Banking
5 47 (4.52%) Retail
6 22 (2.12%) Law
7 19 (1.83%) Marketing
8 17 (1.63%) Investment Banking
9 16 (1.54%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.58%) Advertising
11 6 (0.58%) Automotive
12 5 (0.48%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.38%) Back Office
13 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.38%) Publishing
14 3 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.19%) German Language
16 1 (0.096%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 110 (10.58%) IT Manager
2 95 (9.13%) Security Manager
3 87 (8.37%) Analyst
4 63 (6.06%) Consultant
5 59 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 51 (4.90%) Architect
7 45 (4.33%) IT Security Manager
8 43 (4.13%) Administrator
8 43 (4.13%) Service Manager
9 39 (3.75%) Network Engineer
9 39 (3.75%) Security Analyst
10 37 (3.56%) Infrastructure Manager
11 35 (3.37%) Security Specialist
12 29 (2.79%) Information Manager
12 29 (2.79%) Risk Manager
13 28 (2.69%) Cisco Engineer
13 28 (2.69%) Information Security Manager
14 26 (2.50%) DBA
14 26 (2.50%) Linux Administrator
14 26 (2.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.35%) Web Services
2 11 (1.06%) .NET
3 10 (0.96%) Middleware
4 6 (0.58%) EDI
5 5 (0.48%) RESTful
6 4 (0.38%) HTML
6 4 (0.38%) XML
7 3 (0.29%) SAP Basis
7 3 (0.29%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.19%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.19%) COM+
8 2 (0.19%) CSS
8 2 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.19%) JMS
9 1 (0.096%) Ajax
9 1 (0.096%) COM
9 1 (0.096%) LAMP
9 1 (0.096%) SOAP
9 1 (0.096%) WCF
9 1 (0.096%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 168 (16.15%) Management Information System
2 97 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (9.23%) Data Centre
4 54 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 34 (3.27%) Clustering
6 29 (2.79%) Data Protection Act
7 25 (2.40%) Private Cloud
8 24 (2.31%) Driving Licence
9 16 (1.54%) CESG
9 16 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 15 (1.44%) User Experience
11 13 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
12 12 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
12 12 (1.15%) Virtual Team
13 11 (1.06%) Public Cloud
14 10 (0.96%) Fintech
14 10 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
14 10 (0.96%) Replication
15 9 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 8 (0.77%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 266 (25.58%) Windows
2 142 (13.65%) Windows Server
3 141 (13.56%) Linux
4 100 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 81 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (6.54%) Unix
7 52 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 51 (4.90%) Windows 7
9 37 (3.56%) Windows 10
10 23 (2.21%) CentOS
11 21 (2.02%) Solaris
12 20 (1.92%) Mac OS X
13 11 (1.06%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.96%) HPUX
15 9 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.77%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.77%) Debian
17 7 (0.67%) NetWare
17 7 (0.67%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.48%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 500 (48.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 343 (32.98%) ITIL
3 236 (22.69%) Information Security
4 172 (16.54%) Business Continuity Planning
5 154 (14.81%) Risk Management
6 140 (13.46%) BCP
7 111 (10.67%) Data Protection
7 111 (10.67%) Project Management
8 110 (10.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 105 (10.10%) Service Management
10 102 (9.81%) Security Management
11 98 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 81 (7.79%) Change Management
13 75 (7.21%) Cybersecurity
14 73 (7.02%) Service Delivery
15 67 (6.44%) Capacity Planning
16 64 (6.15%) Incident Management
17 61 (5.87%) Problem Management
18 59 (5.67%) IT Strategy
19 57 (5.48%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 121 (11.63%) SQL
2 38 (3.65%) Perl
3 31 (2.98%) Python
4 28 (2.69%) Ruby
5 27 (2.60%) Bash Shell
6 23 (2.21%) C
7 21 (2.02%) PowerShell
8 16 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 15 (1.44%) Java
9 15 (1.44%) T-SQL
10 6 (0.58%) PHP
11 5 (0.48%) VB
12 4 (0.38%) C#
13 3 (0.29%) AWK
13 3 (0.29%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.29%) Korn
13 3 (0.29%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.19%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 169 (16.25%) CISSP
2 136 (13.08%) Degree
3 133 (12.79%) CISM
4 85 (8.17%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
6 52 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 50 (4.81%) CCNP
8 48 (4.62%) CCNA
9 45 (4.33%) CISA
10 42 (4.04%) Security Cleared
11 38 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
11 38 (3.65%) MCSE
12 32 (3.08%) SC Cleared
13 18 (1.73%) MCP
14 16 (1.54%) CESG Certified Professional
15 14 (1.35%) CompTIA Security+
15 14 (1.35%) Security+ Certification
15 14 (1.35%) SSCP
16 13 (1.25%) CRISC
17 12 (1.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (16.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 107 (10.29%) SLA
3 73 (7.02%) PCI DSS
4 57 (5.48%) QA
5 35 (3.37%) GDPR
6 26 (2.50%) ISO 22301
7 24 (2.31%) Cyber Essentials
8 23 (2.21%) COBIT
9 21 (2.02%) ISO 9001
9 21 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 19 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 15 (1.44%) PMO
12 10 (0.96%) Data Quality
12 10 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 8 (0.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 8 (0.77%) JSP 440
14 7 (0.67%) BS25999
14 7 (0.67%) ISO 14001
15 5 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 5 (0.48%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 190 (18.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 143 (13.75%) Active Directory
3 67 (6.44%) Hyper-V
4 39 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
5 34 (3.27%) vSphere
6 31 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (2.21%) NFS
7 23 (2.21%) XenApp
8 19 (1.83%) iptables
8 19 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (0.96%) GlusterFS
9 10 (0.96%) XenServer
10 6 (0.58%) Docker
10 6 (0.58%) KVM
10 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.48%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.48%) vCloud
12 4 (0.38%) DFS Replication
12 4 (0.38%) MetaFrame
12 4 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (4.52%) SCCM
2 33 (3.17%) Puppet
3 27 (2.60%) Red Hat Satellite
4 22 (2.12%) Nagios
5 20 (1.92%) Backup Exec
5 20 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (1.92%) SCOM
6 18 (1.73%) Cisco CUCM
6 18 (1.73%) Cisco UCCX
6 18 (1.73%) vCenter Server
7 17 (1.63%) Oracle ZFS
8 16 (1.54%) NetBackup
9 15 (1.44%) Ansible
10 13 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
11 12 (1.15%) Cisco CME
12 11 (1.06%) AirWatch
13 10 (0.96%) FortiGate
14 9 (0.87%) CFEngine
15 8 (0.77%) EMC VPLEX
15 8 (0.77%) Simpana
Vendors
1 269 (25.87%) VMware
2 244 (23.46%) Microsoft
3 193 (18.56%) Cisco
4 73 (7.02%) Oracle
5 67 (6.44%) Red Hat
6 64 (6.15%) Citrix
6 64 (6.15%) HP
7 48 (4.62%) CheckPoint
8 40 (3.85%) NetApp
9 29 (2.79%) Dell
10 24 (2.31%) Avaya
11 21 (2.02%) Palo Alto
12 20 (1.92%) Juniper
13 19 (1.83%) EMC
13 19 (1.83%) Google
13 19 (1.83%) Sophos
14 17 (1.63%) Meraki
14 17 (1.63%) SolarWinds
15 15 (1.44%) CommVault
16 14 (1.35%) Cognos
Maidstone, Kent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum OTE £40k, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + £30-£40 base + Double OTE + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: c. £43,000 plus flexible benefit options
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Slough and Eton School
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum , fringe
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Modis International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
MAG
Salary: From £34,344 to £38,856 per annum plus contributory pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Premium Credit
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + £30k OTE + Bonus + Healthcare + In
Posted: 2 days ago