Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 398 386 356
Rank change year-on-year -12 -30 +83
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 161 221 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.63% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.72% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 146 210 279
South East median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% -3.06% +3.16%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,125 £70,025 £72,500
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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26754 30778 37262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.42% 87.46% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22035 25532 30764
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in the South East

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in the South East

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in the South East

Business Continuity
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the South East 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
Surrey +33 67 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Thames Valley -13 35 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Hampshire -5 29 £39,500 +41.07% 3
Berkshire -3 17 £62,500 +13.64% 2
Kent +14 13 £41,250 -3.51%
Oxfordshire +4 13 £60,000 +9.09%
West Sussex -2 11 £57,500 +21.05%
East Sussex -23 6 £59,157 +35.22%
Buckinghamshire +13 5 £47,500 -17.39%
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 South East region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 95 (59.01%) Disaster Recovery
2 48 (29.81%) Microsoft
3 47 (29.19%) SQL Server
4 42 (26.09%) Windows
5 40 (24.84%) ITIL
6 39 (24.22%) SQL
6 39 (24.22%) VMware
7 36 (22.36%) Finance
8 33 (20.50%) Cisco
9 31 (19.25%) Information Security
9 31 (19.25%) Business Continuity Planning
10 29 (18.01%) Linux
10 29 (18.01%) SAN
11 28 (17.39%) Firewall
11 28 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (16.77%) Windows Server
13 26 (16.15%) Management Information System
13 26 (16.15%) Active Directory
14 25 (15.53%) SLA
15 24 (14.91%) Degree
16 23 (14.29%) BCP
17 22 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
18 21 (13.04%) Private Cloud
18 21 (13.04%) TCP/IP
19 20 (12.42%) Oracle
19 20 (12.42%) HP
19 20 (12.42%) CentOS
19 20 (12.42%) Capacity Planning
19 20 (12.42%) High Availability
20 19 (11.80%) Risk Management

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (9.32%) IIS
2 8 (4.97%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.11%) Apache
4 5 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.48%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.86%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.48%) Magento
2 4 (2.48%) Pegasus Opera
3 3 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.86%) Epicor Vantage
4 1 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.48%) Office 365
3 3 (1.86%) IaaS
3 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.86%) PaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.01%) SAN
2 28 (17.39%) Firewall
3 21 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 17 (10.56%) LAN
5 13 (8.07%) DNS
5 13 (8.07%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (8.07%) Wireless
6 12 (7.45%) NAS
6 12 (7.45%) WAN
7 9 (5.59%) VLAN
8 8 (4.97%) Ethernet
9 7 (4.35%) MPLS
9 7 (4.35%) VPN
10 6 (3.73%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (3.73%) Internet
10 6 (3.73%) Network Security
10 6 (3.73%) SMS
11 5 (3.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (3.11%) Skype
11 5 (3.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (29.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (9.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.48%) OLAP
8 3 (1.86%) CorVu
8 3 (1.86%) DB2
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (1.86%) Power BI
8 3 (1.86%) QlikView
8 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.24%) MySQL
9 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.62%) MS Access
10 1 (0.62%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.62%) MSTest
2 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (22.36%) Finance
2 9 (5.59%) Financial Institution
3 7 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.73%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.11%) Retail
6 4 (2.48%) Advertising
6 4 (2.48%) Banking
7 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.24%) Front Office
9 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (11.80%) Infrastructure Manager
2 18 (11.18%) Analyst
3 17 (10.56%) DBA
3 17 (10.56%) SQL DBA
4 15 (9.32%) IT Manager
5 14 (8.70%) Administrator
6 12 (7.45%) Service Analyst
6 12 (7.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (6.21%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (5.59%) Security Manager
9 8 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.35%) Architect
10 7 (4.35%) DevOps Manager
10 7 (4.35%) Infrastructure Services Manager
10 7 (4.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 7 (4.35%) Senior Unix Administrator
10 7 (4.35%) Service Manager
10 7 (4.35%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.73%) .NET
2 5 (3.11%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.48%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.48%) EDI
4 3 (1.86%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.86%) jQuery
4 3 (1.86%) LAMP
5 2 (1.24%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (1.24%) NHibernate
5 2 (1.24%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (1.24%) Web Services
6 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.62%) Middleware
6 1 (0.62%) WCF
6 1 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (16.15%) Management Information System
3 21 (13.04%) Private Cloud
4 13 (8.07%) Clustering
5 11 (6.83%) Computer Science
6 10 (6.21%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (3.11%) Replication
8 4 (2.48%) FMCG
8 4 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.86%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.86%) PMI
9 3 (1.86%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.86%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.24%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.24%) Fintech
10 2 (1.24%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.62%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.09%) Windows
2 29 (18.01%) Linux
3 27 (16.77%) Windows Server
4 20 (12.42%) CentOS
5 13 (8.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (6.21%) Solaris
7 10 (6.21%) Unix
8 7 (4.35%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.73%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.86%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.24%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (59.01%) Disaster Recovery
2 40 (24.84%) ITIL
3 31 (19.25%) Business Continuity Planning
3 31 (19.25%) Information Security
4 23 (14.29%) BCP
5 20 (12.42%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (12.42%) High Availability
6 19 (11.80%) Change Management
6 19 (11.80%) Risk Management
7 18 (11.18%) Proactive Monitoring
8 16 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (9.94%) ERP
8 16 (9.94%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (9.32%) Data Protection
10 14 (8.70%) Network Design
11 13 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (8.07%) Project Management
11 13 (8.07%) Security Management
12 12 (7.45%) Service Delivery
12 12 (7.45%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.22%) SQL
2 17 (10.56%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.11%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.11%) C#
5 4 (2.48%) AWK
5 4 (2.48%) Bourne shell
5 4 (2.48%) Korn
5 4 (2.48%) Perl
5 4 (2.48%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.62%) C
7 1 (0.62%) Java
7 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (14.91%) Degree
2 17 (10.56%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.83%) CCNP
4 9 (5.59%) CISSP
5 6 (3.73%) CCNA
5 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.11%) CISM
6 5 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.11%) MCSE
6 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.48%) RHCE
7 4 (2.48%) RHCSA
8 3 (1.86%) CCDA
8 3 (1.86%) CCDP
8 3 (1.86%) CISA
8 3 (1.86%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 3 (1.86%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.24%) ISACA
9 2 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.53%) SLA
2 17 (10.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (5.59%) ISO 9001
3 9 (5.59%) QA
4 6 (3.73%) ISO 22301
4 6 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 6 (3.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.86%) COBIT
5 3 (1.86%) GDPR
6 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.24%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.62%) BS25999
7 1 (0.62%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.62%) PMO
7 1 (0.62%) TickIT
System Software
1 26 (16.15%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.07%) vSphere
4 11 (6.83%) Hyper-V
5 10 (6.21%) GlusterFS
6 6 (3.73%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.48%) NFS
7 4 (2.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 10 (6.21%) Oracle ZFS
2 10 (6.21%) Red Hat Satellite
3 7 (4.35%) Nagios
3 7 (4.35%) Opsview
4 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (3.11%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.11%) Puppet
6 4 (2.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (2.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.48%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (1.86%) Ansible
8 2 (1.24%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.24%) SCCM
9 1 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.62%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 48 (29.81%) Microsoft
2 39 (24.22%) VMware
3 33 (20.50%) Cisco
4 20 (12.42%) HP
4 20 (12.42%) Oracle
5 15 (9.32%) Red Hat
6 13 (8.07%) Meraki
7 11 (6.83%) Dell
7 11 (6.83%) Fortinet
8 10 (6.21%) Sun
8 10 (6.21%) Veritas
9 9 (5.59%) Citrix
9 9 (5.59%) F5
10 8 (4.97%) EMC
11 7 (4.35%) EqualLogic
11 7 (4.35%) NetApp
12 5 (3.11%) Atlassian
12 5 (3.11%) JD Edwards
12 5 (3.11%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (3.11%) SAP