Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 289 260
Rank change year-on-year +11 -29 +26
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 91 104 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.70% 0.68% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.75% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 57 90 143
Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.62% +4.71% +4.94%
10th Percentile £31,840 £29,975 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £64,125 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -

Business Continuity is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,886 13,895 16,508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.23% 90.77% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9,094 11,354 12,976
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Business Continuity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in the Midlands

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in the Midlands

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in the Midlands

Business Continuity
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +39 74 £42,000 +5.00% 8
East Midlands -16 16 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 43 (47.25%) ITIL
2 39 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
4 25 (27.47%) Risk Management
5 24 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (26.37%) Data Protection
6 23 (25.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (24.18%) GDPR
8 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (21.98%) SharePoint
10 19 (20.88%) Finance
11 18 (19.78%) Firewall
11 18 (19.78%) Information Security
11 18 (19.78%) Business Continuity Planning
12 17 (18.68%) Incident Management
12 17 (18.68%) Project Management
13 16 (17.58%) VMware
13 16 (17.58%) SQL
13 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
13 16 (17.58%) ServiceNow
13 16 (17.58%) Data Centre
14 15 (16.48%) Office 365
15 14 (15.38%) Problem Management
15 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (14.29%) Network Security
16 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (14.29%) CISM
16 13 (14.29%) Telecoms
16 13 (14.29%) Windows
16 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 20 (21.98%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.20%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.10%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (16.48%) Office 365
3 5 (5.49%) IaaS
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.30%) PaaS
6 2 (2.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.78%) Firewall
2 13 (14.29%) Network Security
3 11 (12.09%) DNS
3 11 (12.09%) LAN
4 10 (10.99%) WAN
5 9 (9.89%) SAN
6 6 (6.59%) VoIP
7 5 (5.49%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (5.49%) IPsec
7 5 (5.49%) SSL
8 4 (4.40%) H.323
8 4 (4.40%) SS7
9 3 (3.30%) Internet
9 3 (3.30%) VPN
10 2 (2.20%) DMZ
10 2 (2.20%) NAS
10 2 (2.20%) VLAN
10 2 (2.20%) VSAN
11 1 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.10%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.30%) DB2
3 3 (3.30%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.20%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.20%) Power BI
4 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.20%) Ant
2 2 (2.20%) Artifactory
2 2 (2.20%) Gatling
2 2 (2.20%) GitLab
2 2 (2.20%) Maven
2 2 (2.20%) NeoLoad
2 2 (2.20%) Selenium
2 2 (2.20%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 13 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.79%) Billing
4 4 (4.40%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (16.48%) IT Manager
2 12 (13.19%) Analyst
3 11 (12.09%) Developer
3 11 (12.09%) IT Security Manager
3 11 (12.09%) Security Manager
4 10 (10.99%) SQL Developer
5 9 (9.89%) Integration Developer
5 9 (9.89%) RPG Developer
6 8 (8.79%) Incident Manager
6 8 (8.79%) Major Incident Manager
6 8 (8.79%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.59%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Network Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) EDI
2 7 (7.69%) Middleware
3 2 (2.20%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.10%) .NET
4 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.89%) Driving Licence
3 9 (9.89%) iSeries
3 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.69%) AS400
5 4 (4.40%) Fintech
6 3 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.20%) PKI
8 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.29%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.49%) Linux
3 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.40%) Unix
4 4 (4.40%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.30%) HPUX
5 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.25%) ITIL
2 39 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (27.47%) Risk Management
4 24 (26.37%) Data Protection
4 24 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (19.78%) Business Continuity Planning
5 18 (19.78%) Information Security
6 17 (18.68%) Incident Management
6 17 (18.68%) Project Management
7 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (15.38%) Problem Management
8 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 13 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (13.19%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (13.19%) SDLC
10 11 (12.09%) Decision-Making
10 11 (12.09%) ISMS
10 11 (12.09%) ITSM
11 10 (10.99%) ERP
11 10 (10.99%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.58%) SQL
2 10 (10.99%) Java
3 9 (9.89%) RPG
3 9 (9.89%) RPG IV
4 8 (8.79%) VB
5 1 (1.10%) C
5 1 (1.10%) C++
5 1 (1.10%) Perl
5 1 (1.10%) PHP
5 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.10%) Python
5 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) CISM
1 13 (14.29%) CISSP
2 11 (12.09%) Degree
3 8 (8.79%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.49%) CCNA
6 2 (2.20%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.10%) CCNP
7 1 (1.10%) CCSP
7 1 (1.10%) ISEB
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.10%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (24.18%) GDPR
3 7 (7.69%) SLA
4 5 (5.49%) COBIT
5 3 (3.30%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.10%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.59%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.30%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.20%) Docker
6 2 (2.20%) vSphere
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) SCOM
1 3 (3.30%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.20%) Ansible
2 2 (2.20%) Consul
2 2 (2.20%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (2.20%) Grafana
2 2 (2.20%) Kibana
2 2 (2.20%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.20%) logstash
2 2 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.20%) NetVault Backup
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) Puppet
2 2 (2.20%) Rancher
2 2 (2.20%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.20%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.20%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.10%) SCCM
3 1 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.58%) ServiceNow
2 16 (17.58%) VMware
3 9 (9.89%) JD Edwards
4 8 (8.79%) Oracle
5 5 (5.49%) HP
6 4 (4.40%) AppDynamics
6 4 (4.40%) Cisco
6 4 (4.40%) Google
6 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.30%) SAP
7 3 (3.30%) Sybase
8 2 (2.20%) Dynatrace
8 2 (2.20%) Intel
8 2 (2.20%) McAfee
8 2 (2.20%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.20%) Sophos
8 2 (2.20%) Splunk
9 1 (1.10%) F5
9 1 (1.10%) Palo Alto