Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 264 267
Rank change year-on-year -16 +3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 105 176 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.68% 0.97% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.08% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 91 142 99
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £29,750 £23,150 £20,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £60,700
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 13696 16225 16544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.77% 88.97% 88.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11167 12725 13566
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -11 73 £40,000 - 4
East Midlands -10 32 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 47 (44.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 40 (38.10%) Windows
3 37 (35.24%) Information Security
4 33 (31.43%) SQL Server
5 32 (30.48%) Microsoft
5 32 (30.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (28.57%) Firewall
7 29 (27.62%) Windows Server
8 28 (26.67%) Business Continuity Planning
9 27 (25.71%) ITIL
9 27 (25.71%) PRINCE2
10 26 (24.76%) VMware
11 25 (23.81%) Finance
12 24 (22.86%) Project Management
13 23 (21.90%) Active Directory
14 21 (20.00%) PCI DSS
15 20 (19.05%) ISMS
15 20 (19.05%) Data Protection
15 20 (19.05%) SQL
16 19 (18.10%) LAN
17 18 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
17 18 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
17 18 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
17 18 (17.14%) VMware ESXi
18 17 (16.19%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (16.19%) SAN
19 16 (15.24%) Cisco
19 16 (15.24%) WAN
19 16 (15.24%) MS Exchange
19 16 (15.24%) Risk 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 16 (15.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.67%) Apache
2 7 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.76%) SAS
3 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.81%) IIS
5 3 (2.86%) Gentran
5 3 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (5.71%) Office 365
2 2 (1.90%) G Suite
2 2 (1.90%) GitHub
2 2 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (28.57%) Firewall
2 19 (18.10%) LAN
3 17 (16.19%) SAN
4 16 (15.24%) WAN
5 9 (8.57%) IPsec
5 9 (8.57%) SSL
5 9 (8.57%) VoIP
6 7 (6.67%) Network Security
7 6 (5.71%) VPN
8 4 (3.81%) DMZ
8 4 (3.81%) Junos
8 4 (3.81%) OSPF
8 4 (3.81%) VLAN
9 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.90%) WLAN
10 1 (0.95%) DHCP
10 1 (0.95%) DNS
10 1 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.90%) BigQuery
9 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.90%) MySQL
9 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (23.81%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Marketing
3 9 (8.57%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Back Office
4 3 (2.86%) Law
4 3 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Analyst
2 12 (11.43%) Support Analyst
3 10 (9.52%) Business Manager
3 10 (9.52%) IT Manager
3 10 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 8 (7.62%) Business Continuity Manager
4 8 (7.62%) Information Officer
4 8 (7.62%) Information Security Officer
4 8 (7.62%) Security Officer
4 8 (7.62%) Security Specialist
5 7 (6.67%) Data Protection Officer
5 7 (6.67%) Developer
5 7 (6.67%) Security Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Information Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Network Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.90%) .NET Core
2 2 (1.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.57%) Clustering
3 8 (7.62%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.67%) Handset
4 7 (6.67%) Replication
5 3 (2.86%) Cybercrime
6 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.90%) iPad
6 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.90%) User Experience
7 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.95%) SCADA
7 1 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.95%) Social Media
7 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.10%) Windows
2 29 (27.62%) Windows Server
3 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.67%) CentOS
6 7 (6.67%) Linux
7 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 37 (35.24%) Information Security
3 28 (26.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 27 (25.71%) ITIL
4 27 (25.71%) PRINCE2
5 24 (22.86%) Project Management
6 20 (19.05%) Data Protection
6 20 (19.05%) ISMS
7 18 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (15.24%) BCP
8 16 (15.24%) Risk Management
9 14 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (12.38%) Incident Management
10 13 (12.38%) Information Assurance
11 12 (11.43%) Information Security Management
11 12 (11.43%) Security Management
12 11 (10.48%) Network Design
13 10 (9.52%) IT Strategy
13 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery
14 9 (8.57%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.05%) SQL
2 7 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 7 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.90%) C#
5 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (16.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (13.33%) CCNA
3 14 (13.33%) CISSP
4 13 (12.38%) MCSE
5 8 (7.62%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (6.67%) CISM
7 6 (5.71%) CCNP
8 5 (4.76%) CISA
8 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (3.81%) JNCIA
9 4 (3.81%) JNCIS
9 4 (3.81%) MCSA
10 3 (2.86%) CEH
10 3 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (2.86%) CRISC
10 3 (2.86%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (1.90%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.90%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 2 (1.90%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (30.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 13 (12.38%) Cyber Essentials
3 13 (12.38%) GDPR
4 12 (11.43%) COBIT
5 8 (7.62%) SLA
6 3 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (2.86%) ISO 9001
6 3 (2.86%) PMO
7 2 (1.90%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 23 (21.90%) Active Directory
2 18 (17.14%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (9.52%) vSphere
5 7 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (6.67%) vCenter Server
2 3 (2.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (2.86%) SCCM
3 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.90%) Packer
3 2 (1.90%) Terraform
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.95%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 32 (30.48%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.76%) VMware
3 16 (15.24%) Cisco
4 11 (10.48%) Juniper
5 7 (6.67%) HP
5 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.76%) Cognos
7 4 (3.81%) Google
7 4 (3.81%) NetApp
8 3 (2.86%) Dell
8 3 (2.86%) EMC
8 3 (2.86%) Kofax
9 2 (1.90%) DevExpress
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle
9 2 (1.90%) Symantec