Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 356 384 334
Rank change year-on-year +28 -50 +31
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 197 163 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.55% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.62% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 162 140 275
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,425 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £81,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.45% +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 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 27,070 26,114 33,548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.83% 87.99% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22,395 21,612 28,229
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 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
Hampshire +17 54 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Surrey +15 48 £53,750 -10.42% 1
Thames Valley -31 47 £62,500 +4.17% 8
Berkshire -19 37 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Kent +27 26 £38,750 -35.42% 5
West Sussex +9 15 £57,500 -8.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 10 £47,500 -20.83% 2
East Sussex -23 6 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Middlesex - 1 £65,000 -
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 70 (35.53%) Information Security
2 60 (30.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 53 (26.90%) ITIL
4 47 (23.86%) VMware
5 46 (23.35%) Risk Management
6 41 (20.81%) Windows
7 40 (20.30%) Active Directory
7 40 (20.30%) Finance
8 36 (18.27%) Data Centre
8 36 (18.27%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (17.77%) Business Continuity Planning
10 34 (17.26%) Data Protection
10 34 (17.26%) BCP
11 33 (16.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (16.24%) GDPR
13 31 (15.74%) Management Information System
14 30 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (14.72%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (14.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 28 (14.21%) Microsoft
17 26 (13.20%) IIS
17 26 (13.20%) Firewall
18 25 (12.69%) SQL Server
18 25 (12.69%) Business Continuity Management
19 24 (12.18%) Cybersecurity
19 24 (12.18%) Degree
20 23 (11.68%) Amazon AWS
20 23 (11.68%) LAN
20 23 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification

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 26 (13.20%) IIS
2 12 (6.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.52%) Apache
3 3 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.52%) JBoss
4 2 (1.02%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.02%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.03%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.68%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.11%) Office 365
4 7 (3.55%) IaaS
4 7 (3.55%) PaaS
5 3 (1.52%) SaaS
6 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.02%) Serverless
7 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.51%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.20%) Firewall
2 23 (11.68%) LAN
3 19 (9.64%) WAN
4 17 (8.63%) SAN
5 16 (8.12%) DNS
6 15 (7.61%) Network Security
7 14 (7.11%) DHCP
8 13 (6.60%) Wireless
9 12 (6.09%) VPN
10 11 (5.58%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (5.08%) VoIP
11 10 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (4.57%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (3.05%) NetScaler
13 6 (3.05%) TCP/IP
14 5 (2.54%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (2.54%) Internet
14 5 (2.54%) IPsec
14 5 (2.54%) SSL
14 5 (2.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.03%) OLAP
4 3 (1.52%) Big Data
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.02%) DB2
5 2 (1.02%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.02%) HPCC
5 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.02%) OLTP
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (1.02%) Power BI
5 2 (1.02%) QlikView
6 1 (0.51%) GIS
6 1 (0.51%) MySQL
6 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.51%) Ant
2 1 (0.51%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.51%) NUnit
General
1 40 (20.30%) Finance
2 18 (9.14%) Legal
3 7 (3.55%) Retail
4 6 (3.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.03%) Back Office
6 4 (2.03%) Banking
6 4 (2.03%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Local Government
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (16.24%) Analyst
2 21 (10.66%) Security Analyst
3 19 (9.64%) Security Manager
4 18 (9.14%) Information Manager
4 18 (9.14%) Information Security Manager
5 17 (8.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (7.61%) Information Analyst
6 15 (7.61%) Information Security Analyst
7 14 (7.11%) Security Officer
8 13 (6.60%) Architect
9 12 (6.09%) Head of IT
9 12 (6.09%) Information Security Officer
10 10 (5.08%) Administrator
10 10 (5.08%) IT Manager
11 9 (4.57%) Compliance Analyst
11 9 (4.57%) IT Security Officer
11 9 (4.57%) Project Manager
11 9 (4.57%) Security Compliance Analyst
11 9 (4.57%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (4.06%) Head of Information
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.06%) Web Services
2 6 (3.05%) LDAP
2 6 (3.05%) SailPoint
3 5 (2.54%) Middleware
4 4 (2.03%) .NET
5 2 (1.02%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.02%) LAMP
6 1 (0.51%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.51%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.51%) JSON
6 1 (0.51%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.27%) Data Centre
2 31 (15.74%) Management Information System
3 30 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (9.14%) Computer Science
5 16 (8.12%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (5.08%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (3.05%) PKI
8 5 (2.54%) Cyberattack
8 5 (2.54%) Replication
9 4 (2.03%) Fat Client
9 4 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.03%) Thin Client
9 4 (2.03%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.02%) Clustering
10 2 (1.02%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.02%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.02%) PMI
10 2 (1.02%) Reinsurance
10 2 (1.02%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.81%) Windows
2 20 (10.15%) Windows Server
3 15 (7.61%) Linux
4 10 (5.08%) Unix
5 9 (4.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.05%) CentOS
8 4 (2.03%) Solaris
9 3 (1.52%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.53%) Information Security
2 60 (30.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 53 (26.90%) ITIL
4 46 (23.35%) Risk Management
5 36 (18.27%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (17.77%) Business Continuity Planning
7 34 (17.26%) BCP
7 34 (17.26%) Data Protection
8 33 (16.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (14.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (12.69%) Business Continuity Management
11 24 (12.18%) Cybersecurity
12 20 (10.15%) Project Management
12 20 (10.15%) Strategic Planning
13 18 (9.14%) Change Management
13 18 (9.14%) Data Security
13 18 (9.14%) Quality Management
13 18 (9.14%) Risk Assessment
13 18 (9.14%) Service Delivery
14 16 (8.12%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.63%) SQL
2 12 (6.09%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.05%) VB
4 5 (2.54%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.03%) AWK
5 4 (2.03%) Bourne shell
5 4 (2.03%) C
5 4 (2.03%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.03%) Korn
5 4 (2.03%) Perl
5 4 (2.03%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.02%) C#
7 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.51%) Java
7 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (12.18%) Degree
2 23 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (10.15%) Security Cleared
4 19 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (9.64%) CISSP
5 18 (9.14%) CISM
6 15 (7.61%) IISP
7 14 (7.11%) MCSE
8 12 (6.09%) MCSA
9 11 (5.58%) CCNP
9 11 (5.58%) SC Cleared
9 11 (5.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (5.08%) CCNA
10 10 (5.08%) CISA
11 9 (4.57%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
12 8 (4.06%) CEH
12 8 (4.06%) MCITP
13 7 (3.55%) MCP
14 6 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (3.05%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.24%) GDPR
2 29 (14.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (10.66%) PCI DSS
4 8 (4.06%) COBIT
4 8 (4.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (4.06%) SLA
5 6 (3.05%) GAMP
5 6 (3.05%) QA
6 5 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (2.54%) PMO
7 3 (1.52%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.51%) GPG13
8 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 40 (20.30%) Active Directory
2 29 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (9.64%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.57%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.06%) XenApp
6 7 (3.55%) vSphere
7 6 (3.05%) Firmware
7 6 (3.05%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.05%) XenServer
8 5 (2.54%) Docker
9 4 (2.03%) GlusterFS
9 4 (2.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (1.02%) NFS
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (5.08%) SCCM
2 7 (3.55%) Nessus
3 6 (3.05%) OpenVAS
3 6 (3.05%) vCenter Server
3 6 (3.05%) XenMobile
4 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (2.54%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.54%) Puppet
5 4 (2.03%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (2.03%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (2.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (2.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (2.03%) vRealize
6 3 (1.52%) Ansible
6 3 (1.52%) Core Impact
6 3 (1.52%) Nexpose
6 3 (1.52%) PowerBroker
6 3 (1.52%) QRadar
6 3 (1.52%) RSA Security Analytics
7 2 (1.02%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (23.86%) VMware
2 28 (14.21%) Microsoft
3 21 (10.66%) Cisco
4 16 (8.12%) Oracle
5 14 (7.11%) SolarWinds
6 11 (5.58%) Citrix
6 11 (5.58%) HP
7 10 (5.08%) EMC
8 9 (4.57%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.55%) Juniper
10 6 (3.05%) AlienVault
10 6 (3.05%) Bomgar
10 6 (3.05%) CyberArk
10 6 (3.05%) LogRhythm
10 6 (3.05%) Qualys
10 6 (3.05%) Splunk
10 6 (3.05%) Symantec
10 6 (3.05%) Veeam
11 5 (2.54%) Aquila
11 5 (2.54%) Red Hat