Period
to 19 October 2019

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 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 287 271 280
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 52 110 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.47% 0.82% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.90% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36 79 94
Midlands median annual salary £53,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.38% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £51,250 £70,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -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 10,315 12,257 13,722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 92.25% 91.63% 91.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8,387 9,520 11,282
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £64,999
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

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 19 October 2019.

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 19 October 2019. 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 -8 42 £52,500 +31.25% 11
East Midlands +18 10 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 17 (32.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (28.85%) ITIL
2 15 (28.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (28.85%) Business Continuity Planning
3 13 (25.00%) Information Security
3 13 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.15%) Service Delivery
4 11 (21.15%) ISO 22301
5 10 (19.23%) Finance
6 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
6 9 (17.31%) CISSP
7 8 (15.38%) SLA
7 8 (15.38%) LAN
7 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (15.38%) Azure
7 8 (15.38%) ISMS
8 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
8 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
8 7 (13.46%) Security Operations
8 7 (13.46%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (13.46%) CESG
8 7 (13.46%) Wireless
8 7 (13.46%) Firewall
8 7 (13.46%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (13.46%) WAN
8 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
8 7 (13.46%) BCP
8 7 (13.46%) Project Management

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 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
1 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Azure
2 6 (11.54%) Office 365
3 4 (7.69%) AWS
4 3 (5.77%) SaaS
5 1 (1.92%) IaaS
5 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) LAN
2 7 (13.46%) Firewall
2 7 (13.46%) WAN
2 7 (13.46%) Wireless
3 6 (11.54%) Network Security
4 5 (9.62%) MPLS
4 5 (9.62%) OSPF
5 4 (7.69%) VPN
6 3 (5.77%) BGP
6 3 (5.77%) VoIP
6 3 (5.77%) WLAN
7 2 (3.85%) Junos
7 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.92%) Broadband
8 1 (1.92%) DNS
8 1 (1.92%) Internet
8 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.92%) SAN
8 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.92%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Public Sector
2 6 (11.54%) Retail
2 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (13.46%) Head of Security
2 4 (7.69%) Analyst
2 4 (7.69%) Network Engineer
2 4 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Head of IT
3 3 (5.77%) Information Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Network Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Security Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Developer
4 2 (3.85%) IT Risk Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Risk Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Security Specialist
4 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
4 2 (3.85%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (3.85%) Unix Support
4 2 (3.85%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
1 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (3.85%) CSS
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.46%) CESG
3 6 (11.54%) CCTV
4 5 (9.62%) User Experience
5 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.77%) BYOD
7 2 (3.85%) NHS
8 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.92%) Clustering
8 1 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.92%) Replication
8 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.77%) Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.85%) Unix
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (28.85%) Business Continuity Planning
2 15 (28.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (28.85%) ITIL
3 13 (25.00%) Information Security
4 11 (21.15%) Service Delivery
5 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.38%) ISMS
5 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 7 (13.46%) BCP
6 7 (13.46%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (13.46%) Project Management
6 7 (13.46%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (13.46%) Security Operations
7 6 (11.54%) Change Management
7 6 (11.54%) Decision-Making
7 6 (11.54%) Due Diligence
7 6 (11.54%) Security Architecture
8 5 (9.62%) Information Assurance
8 5 (9.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C#
2 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) CISSP
2 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
2 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (7.69%) BC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.77%) CCNA
5 3 (5.77%) CISA
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.77%) CISM
5 3 (5.77%) CISMP
5 3 (5.77%) Degree
6 2 (3.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (3.85%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.85%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.92%) CEH
7 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.92%) IRCA
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (21.15%) ISO 22301
3 8 (15.38%) SLA
4 5 (9.62%) GDPR
5 4 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (5.77%) COBIT
6 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (3.85%) PA-DSS
7 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
8 1 (1.92%) BS25999
8 1 (1.92%) ISO 14001
8 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
8 1 (1.92%) NIST
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (1.92%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.92%) XenApp
3 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Cacti
1 2 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (3.85%) Icinga
1 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco
3 4 (7.69%) VMware
4 3 (5.77%) Citrix
4 3 (5.77%) Fortinet
5 2 (3.85%) Aruba
5 2 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (3.85%) Juniper
5 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.92%) Veeam
6 1 (1.92%) Zerto