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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 418 424 374
Rank change year-on-year +6 -50  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 510 675 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.64% 0.69% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.78% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 366 542 594
Median salary £55,000 £49,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,160 £48,750
% change year-on-year +10.05% -11.46%  

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 71349 86405 87982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.14% 88.62% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59178 72302 71950
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +62 240 £57,500 - 24
South East +15 99 £50,000 +4.71% 10
West Midlands +42 34 £46,750 -13.02% 6
North West -22 34 £38,500 -3.75% 6
Yorkshire -12 32 £45,000 -7.69% 7
East Midlands -15 27 £67,500 +68.75% 2
East of England -6 21 £50,000 +21.95% 5
South West -7 19 £30,500 -32.22% 4
North East +8 3 £60,500 +40.69% 2
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 559 (48.95%) Disaster Recovery
2 344 (30.12%) ITIL
3 316 (27.67%) Finance
4 253 (22.15%) Information Security
5 240 (21.02%) Microsoft
6 220 (19.26%) Degree
7 211 (18.48%) Firewall
8 210 (18.39%) Windows
9 204 (17.86%) VMware
10 191 (16.73%) Risk Management
11 186 (16.29%) Cisco
12 179 (15.67%) CISSP
13 178 (15.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 168 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
15 165 (14.45%) Management Information System
16 159 (13.92%) Business Continuity Planning
17 155 (13.57%) CISM
18 153 (13.40%) Data Centre
19 145 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
20 139 (12.17%) BCP
21 130 (11.38%) Active Directory
21 130 (11.38%) Service Management
22 129 (11.30%) LAN
23 126 (11.03%) Linux
24 124 (10.86%) SQL
25 123 (10.77%) MS Excel
26 121 (10.60%) WAN
27 116 (10.16%) DNS
28 111 (9.72%) Project Management
29 110 (9.63%) Cisco Certification

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 44 (3.85%) IIS
2 42 (3.68%) SharePoint
3 37 (3.24%) MS Exchange
4 22 (1.93%) Tomcat
5 19 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (1.49%) Apache
7 16 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (1.40%) Skype for Business
8 14 (1.23%) Alfresco
9 10 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (0.61%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.53%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.44%) CMS
13 5 (0.44%) JBoss
13 5 (0.44%) SAS
14 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 123 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 70 (6.13%) MS Office
3 11 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.88%) MS Project
4 10 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.18%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.26%) assyst
1 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.18%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.18%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.088%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 90 (7.88%) Office 365
2 63 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (4.90%) SaaS
4 53 (4.64%) IaaS
5 46 (4.03%) PaaS
6 41 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
7 34 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (1.84%) Mimecast
9 17 (1.49%) G Suite
10 5 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.35%) Basecamp
11 4 (0.35%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.088%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.088%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 211 (18.48%) Firewall
2 129 (11.30%) LAN
3 121 (10.60%) WAN
4 116 (10.16%) DNS
5 110 (9.63%) VPN
6 101 (8.84%) TCP/IP
7 99 (8.67%) Network Security
8 88 (7.71%) SAN
9 76 (6.65%) Wireless
10 66 (5.78%) OSPF
11 57 (4.99%) BGP
12 51 (4.47%) RIP
13 49 (4.29%) DHCP
14 43 (3.77%) VoIP
15 41 (3.59%) VRRP
16 40 (3.50%) Unified Communications
17 38 (3.33%) HSRP
17 38 (3.33%) Structured Cabling
18 29 (2.54%) MPLS
19 26 (2.28%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 44 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (3.24%) MySQL
5 33 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 24 (2.10%) Oracle Database
8 19 (1.66%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (1.40%) Big Data
9 16 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (1.14%) QlikView
13 12 (1.05%) NoSQL
13 12 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (0.79%) DB2
15 8 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
15 8 (0.70%) Relational Database
16 7 (0.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 10 (0.88%) Visual Studio
3 9 (0.79%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.61%) ERwin
5 6 (0.53%) Ant
5 6 (0.53%) Eclipse
5 6 (0.53%) JIRA
5 6 (0.53%) TeamCity
5 6 (0.53%) XMLSpy
6 5 (0.44%) Maven
7 4 (0.35%) Bugzilla
7 4 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.088%) Subversion
8 1 (0.088%) Toad
8 1 (0.088%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 316 (27.67%) Finance
2 102 (8.93%) Legal
3 99 (8.67%) Telecoms
4 65 (5.69%) Banking
5 59 (5.17%) Retail
6 34 (2.98%) Law
7 25 (2.19%) Marketing
8 14 (1.23%) Multimedia
9 10 (0.88%) Aerospace
9 10 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.70%) Automotive
10 8 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.61%) Advertising
11 7 (0.61%) Back Office
12 6 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.44%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.26%) Arabic Language
14 3 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.26%) French Language
14 3 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 109 (9.54%) Analyst
2 107 (9.37%) Security Manager
3 105 (9.19%) IT Manager
4 83 (7.27%) Consultant
5 82 (7.18%) Architect
6 75 (6.57%) Network Engineer
7 65 (5.69%) Service Manager
8 56 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 54 (4.73%) Information Manager
10 53 (4.64%) Information Security Manager
11 37 (3.24%) Disaster Recovery Manager
12 35 (3.06%) IT Security Manager
13 34 (2.98%) Security Specialist
14 33 (2.89%) Security Analyst
15 32 (2.80%) Business Manager
16 31 (2.71%) Administrator
16 31 (2.71%) DBA
17 30 (2.63%) Delivery Manager
18 29 (2.54%) IT Services Manager
18 29 (2.54%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (1.93%) .NET
2 15 (1.31%) Web Services
3 12 (1.05%) XML
4 8 (0.70%) Middleware
5 7 (0.61%) HTML
6 6 (0.53%) RESTful
7 5 (0.44%) CSS
7 5 (0.44%) SOAP
8 4 (0.35%) EDI
8 4 (0.35%) jQuery
9 3 (0.26%) Ajax
9 3 (0.26%) JSON
9 3 (0.26%) WSDL
10 2 (0.18%) Classic ASP
10 2 (0.18%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (0.18%) REST
10 2 (0.18%) Symfony
10 2 (0.18%) WCF
10 2 (0.18%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.18%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 165 (14.45%) Management Information System
2 153 (13.40%) Data Centre
3 96 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
4 83 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 55 (4.82%) Data Protection Act
6 34 (2.98%) Driving Licence
7 29 (2.54%) Clustering
8 27 (2.36%) Virtual Team
9 24 (2.10%) BYOD
9 24 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
10 22 (1.93%) CESG
11 19 (1.66%) Private Cloud
12 18 (1.58%) User Experience
13 17 (1.49%) EMC VNX
13 17 (1.49%) Security Operations Centre
14 15 (1.31%) Replication
15 14 (1.23%) Fintech
15 14 (1.23%) Public Cloud
16 11 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 11 (0.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 210 (18.39%) Windows
2 126 (11.03%) Linux
3 110 (9.63%) Windows Server
4 59 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (4.20%) Unix
6 44 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (2.54%) Mac OS X
9 22 (1.93%) Windows 7
10 19 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (1.49%) Windows 10
12 16 (1.40%) Debian
12 16 (1.40%) NetWare
13 14 (1.23%) SUSE
13 14 (1.23%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.05%) Solaris
15 9 (0.79%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.79%) CentOS
16 5 (0.44%) Android
16 5 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 559 (48.95%) Disaster Recovery
2 344 (30.12%) ITIL
3 253 (22.15%) Information Security
4 191 (16.73%) Risk Management
5 159 (13.92%) Business Continuity Planning
6 145 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 139 (12.17%) BCP
8 130 (11.38%) Service Management
9 111 (9.72%) Project Management
10 110 (9.63%) Security Management
11 108 (9.46%) Data Protection
12 101 (8.84%) Service Delivery
13 87 (7.62%) Incident Management
14 86 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 74 (6.48%) Change Management
16 72 (6.30%) IT Strategy
17 71 (6.22%) ITSM
18 70 (6.13%) ITIL V3
19 64 (5.60%) Network Architecture
20 62 (5.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 124 (10.86%) SQL
2 39 (3.42%) C
3 31 (2.71%) Perl
4 29 (2.54%) Java
5 26 (2.28%) Python
6 24 (2.10%) T-SQL
7 19 (1.66%) PowerShell
8 16 (1.40%) Bash Shell
9 13 (1.14%) VB
10 10 (0.88%) PHP
10 10 (0.88%) Ruby
11 9 (0.79%) C#
12 8 (0.70%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.61%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.44%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.18%) AWK
15 2 (0.18%) C++
15 2 (0.18%) Korn
15 2 (0.18%) VBA
15 2 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 220 (19.26%) Degree
2 179 (15.67%) CISSP
3 155 (13.57%) CISM
4 110 (9.63%) Cisco Certification
5 82 (7.18%) CCNP
6 78 (6.83%) Security Cleared
7 60 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 55 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
9 45 (3.94%) SC Cleared
10 37 (3.24%) CCNA
11 36 (3.15%) CISA
12 29 (2.54%) MCSE
13 26 (2.28%) MCSA
14 22 (1.93%) DV Cleared
15 17 (1.49%) MCP
16 15 (1.31%) CESG Certified Professional
17 12 (1.05%) CompTIA Security+
17 12 (1.05%) Security+ Certification
18 11 (0.96%) CCIE
19 10 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (15.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 95 (8.32%) PCI DSS
3 85 (7.44%) SLA
4 60 (5.25%) QA
5 25 (2.19%) Cyber Essentials
5 25 (2.19%) ISO22301
6 20 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (1.58%) GDPR
8 15 (1.31%) JSP 440
9 14 (1.23%) BS25999
9 14 (1.23%) COBIT
9 14 (1.23%) ISO27002
10 13 (1.14%) Data Quality
11 11 (0.96%) RMADS
12 10 (0.88%) PMO
13 8 (0.70%) ISO 9001
14 7 (0.61%) HMG Infosec
15 5 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 5 (0.44%) SSAE 16
16 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 168 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (11.38%) Active Directory
3 49 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 38 (3.33%) vSphere
5 32 (2.80%) Virtual Servers
6 28 (2.45%) XenApp
7 19 (1.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 19 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (1.49%) VMware ESX
9 13 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.70%) NFS
11 7 (0.61%) iptables
11 7 (0.61%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 5 (0.44%) Firmware
12 5 (0.44%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.44%) vCloud
12 5 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.35%) DFS Replication
13 4 (0.35%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 27 (2.36%) SCCM
2 23 (2.01%) Nagios
3 22 (1.93%) Backup Exec
4 17 (1.49%) EMC VPLEX
4 17 (1.49%) Simpana
5 15 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
5 15 (1.31%) Puppet
5 15 (1.31%) Red Hat Satellite
6 14 (1.23%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 11 (0.96%) vMotion
8 9 (0.79%) AirWatch
9 8 (0.70%) Failover Clustering
9 8 (0.70%) SCOM
10 7 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
10 7 (0.61%) WSUS
11 6 (0.53%) Ansible
11 6 (0.53%) CFEngine
11 6 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (0.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 5 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 240 (21.02%) Microsoft
2 204 (17.86%) VMware
3 186 (16.29%) Cisco
4 83 (7.27%) Citrix
4 83 (7.27%) Oracle
5 55 (4.82%) HP
6 53 (4.64%) Palo Alto
7 50 (4.38%) Red Hat
8 48 (4.20%) Juniper
9 30 (2.63%) CheckPoint
9 30 (2.63%) EMC
9 30 (2.63%) NetApp
10 26 (2.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 26 (2.28%) CommVault
10 26 (2.28%) Extreme Networks
10 26 (2.28%) Google
11 25 (2.19%) Dell
12 22 (1.93%) BMC
13 17 (1.49%) PlateSpin
14 16 (1.40%) Veeam
York, North Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus bonus and car allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £59000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Metaswitch Networks
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + £10k OTE, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parker Solutions Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive salary & excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent, please discuss
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £35k - £40k + Bonus + Corporat
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum + Pension+ Private Medical Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago