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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
Rank 86 95 91
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 2 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.20% 0.56% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.66% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Median salary £47,500 £63,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.49% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,820 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.93% -9.85%  

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 831 911 1066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 82.52% 84.51% 85.97%
Number of salaries quoted 632 682 854
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,400
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +10.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in Essex

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 13 (59.09%) Service Management
2 11 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (50.00%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
3 9 (40.91%) Virtual Team Management
3 9 (40.91%) Virtual Team
4 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
4 8 (36.36%) ITSM
4 8 (36.36%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
5 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (22.73%) Release Management
6 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
6 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
6 3 (13.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 3 (13.64%) Service Continuity Management
6 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) VPN
6 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.64%) EMC
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (13.64%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
2 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Service Continuity Manager
2 14 (63.64%) Service Manager
3 11 (50.00%) IT Manager
3 11 (50.00%) IT Services Manager
4 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery Manager
5 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) IT Security Officer
6 2 (9.09%) Security Officer
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Virtual Team
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Service Management
2 11 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (50.00%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
3 9 (40.91%) Virtual Team Management
4 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
4 8 (36.36%) ITSM
4 8 (36.36%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (22.73%) Release Management
6 3 (13.64%) BCP
6 3 (13.64%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.09%) Data Security
7 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CISM
1 2 (9.09%) CISSP
1 2 (9.09%) SSCP
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO22301
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Citrix
1 3 (13.64%) EMC
1 3 (13.64%) VMware