Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 273 303 268
Rank change year-on-year +30 -35 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 83 89 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.69% 0.60% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.65% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 49 73 108
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £63,000 £68,750
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 11,066 13,591 15,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.91% 90.98% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8,216 10,977 12,074
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +49 68 £40,000 +5.26% 14
East Midlands +3 13 £37,375 -21.32% 4
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 40 (48.19%) ITIL
2 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
3 26 (31.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (30.12%) Risk Management
4 25 (30.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (28.92%) Finance
5 24 (28.92%) GDPR
6 23 (27.71%) Data Protection
7 20 (24.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 19 (22.89%) Project Management
9 18 (21.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (21.69%) Business Continuity Planning
10 17 (20.48%) SharePoint
11 16 (19.28%) PRINCE2
11 16 (19.28%) Information Security
11 16 (19.28%) Office 365
11 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (18.07%) Firewall
13 14 (16.87%) Service Delivery
13 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Project
14 13 (15.66%) Incident Management
14 13 (15.66%) ServiceNow
14 13 (15.66%) IT Strategy
14 13 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (14.46%) SDLC
15 12 (14.46%) SQL
15 12 (14.46%) SLA
15 12 (14.46%) ITSM
15 12 (14.46%) Management Information System

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 17 (20.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.41%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (19.28%) Office 365
2 3 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.61%) IaaS
3 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.41%) GitHub
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.20%) PaaS
4 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) Firewall
2 9 (10.84%) LAN
2 9 (10.84%) SAN
3 8 (9.64%) WAN
4 6 (7.23%) DNS
4 6 (7.23%) Network Security
5 4 (4.82%) IPsec
5 4 (4.82%) SSL
5 4 (4.82%) VoIP
6 3 (3.61%) Internet
6 3 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.41%) H.323
7 2 (2.41%) SS7
7 2 (2.41%) VLAN
7 2 (2.41%) VPN
7 2 (2.41%) Wireless
8 1 (1.20%) DMZ
8 1 (1.20%) MPLS
8 1 (1.20%) PPP
8 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) DB2
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.41%) Power BI
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.20%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.41%) SonarQube
General
1 24 (28.92%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.43%) Billing
4 5 (6.02%) Banking
5 4 (4.82%) Brand Awareness
6 3 (3.61%) Legal
7 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (16.87%) IT Manager
2 11 (13.25%) IT Security Manager
2 11 (13.25%) Security Manager
3 10 (12.05%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.84%) Developer
4 9 (10.84%) Integration Developer
4 9 (10.84%) RPG Developer
4 9 (10.84%) SQL Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Network Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Compliance Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Incident Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Information Security Compliance Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Major Incident Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Network Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Security Compliance Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) EDI
2 7 (8.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Management Information System
2 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.25%) Data Centre
3 10 (12.05%) Driving Licence
4 9 (10.84%) iSeries
5 7 (8.43%) AS400
6 4 (4.82%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (4.82%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.61%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.41%) Fintech
8 2 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.20%) Clustering
9 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Windows
2 6 (7.23%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.02%) Linux
4 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.82%) Unix
4 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.61%) HPUX
6 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.19%) ITIL
2 26 (31.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (30.12%) Risk Management
3 25 (30.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (27.71%) Data Protection
5 19 (22.89%) Project Management
6 18 (21.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 18 (21.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (19.28%) Information Security
7 16 (19.28%) PRINCE2
8 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (16.87%) Service Delivery
9 13 (15.66%) Incident Management
9 13 (15.66%) IT Strategy
9 13 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (14.46%) ITSM
10 12 (14.46%) SDLC
11 11 (13.25%) Change Management
11 11 (13.25%) Problem Management
11 11 (13.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.46%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) Java
3 9 (10.84%) RPG
3 9 (10.84%) RPG IV
4 7 (8.43%) VB
5 1 (1.20%) C
5 1 (1.20%) C++
5 1 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) PHP
5 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (8.43%) CISM
1 7 (8.43%) CISSP
2 6 (7.23%) CCNA
2 6 (7.23%) Degree
3 4 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.61%) PCI QSA
5 2 (2.41%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.20%) CCNP
6 1 (1.20%) CCSP
6 1 (1.20%) ISEB
6 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (28.92%) GDPR
2 20 (24.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (14.46%) SLA
4 10 (12.05%) COBIT
5 4 (4.82%) PCI DSS
6 3 (3.61%) ISO 22301
6 3 (3.61%) PMO
7 2 (2.41%) BS25999
7 2 (2.41%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.20%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.20%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.66%) ServiceNow
3 10 (12.05%) VMware
4 9 (10.84%) JD Edwards
5 6 (7.23%) Oracle
6 4 (4.82%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.61%) Google
7 3 (3.61%) Sybase
8 2 (2.41%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.41%) Cisco
8 2 (2.41%) Splunk
9 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.20%) F5
9 1 (1.20%) HP
9 1 (1.20%) Intel
9 1 (1.20%) McAfee
9 1 (1.20%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.20%) SAP
9 1 (1.20%) Sophos