The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
South East / Kent
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 102 81
Rank change year-on-year +24 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 1 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.13% 0.19% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.21% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 15
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,506 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.74% -5.54%  

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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 641 969 802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 85.01% 90.06% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 542 833 722
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in Kent

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Chatham - 1 £60,000 -
Business Continuity
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 Kent region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Acronis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) DSL
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Acronis
1 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sage
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (25.00%) VMware