Period
to 20 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 179 229 340
Rank change year-on-year +50 +111 +39
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 342 66 179
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.98% 0.81% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 0.87% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 76 55 144
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,250 £34,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +20.00%
75th Percentile £71,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +20.00%

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 16,200 7,564 23,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.57% 92.39% 91.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11,095 6,255 19,330
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,299
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.88% +8.57% +3.70%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Business Continuity as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Continuity in the South East over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

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 September 2021. 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 +49 238 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Thames Valley -67 46 £52,500 -28.81% 16
Surrey -49 30 £60,000 +54.84% 3
Buckinghamshire -28 27 £60,000 -20.00% 7
Berkshire -65 19 £32,250 -43.91% 9
West Sussex -28 17 £82,500 +17.86% 2
Kent -35 7 £37,000 +17.46% 3
East Sussex -36 3 £60,000 +41.18%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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.

1 247 (72.22%) Finance
2 238 (69.59%) Degree
3 236 (69.01%) Banking
4 231 (67.54%) DevOps
5 229 (66.96%) Law
6 226 (66.08%) Software Engineering
7 224 (65.50%) Digital Banking
7 224 (65.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 221 (64.62%) Computer Science
9 209 (61.11%) Java
10 207 (60.53%) Spring
11 205 (59.94%) Full Stack Development
12 202 (59.06%) Agile Software Development
13 198 (57.89%) AWS
14 193 (56.43%) Kafka
14 193 (56.43%) Jenkins
15 188 (54.97%) Microservices
16 185 (54.09%) Linux
17 181 (52.92%) React
17 181 (52.92%) AngularJS
18 179 (52.34%) Apache Spark
18 179 (52.34%) Ansible
18 179 (52.34%) HBase
18 179 (52.34%) Unix
19 177 (51.75%) CSS
19 177 (51.75%) Node.js
19 177 (51.75%) Cypress.io
19 177 (51.75%) Express
19 177 (51.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 177 (51.75%) Tailwind CSS

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
1 179 (52.34%) Apache Spark
2 154 (45.03%) GemFire
3 149 (43.57%) Apache
4 37 (10.82%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.88%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) OPENHousing
2 3 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.58%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 198 (57.89%) AWS
2 163 (47.66%) GitHub
3 157 (45.91%) Amazon Kinesis
4 140 (40.94%) Azure
5 108 (31.58%) GCP
6 41 (11.99%) OpenShift
7 30 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (7.31%) PaaS
9 17 (4.97%) Microsoft 365
10 15 (4.39%) IaaS
11 10 (2.92%) SaaS
12 9 (2.63%) Power Platform
13 5 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (1.46%) Mimecast
14 4 (1.17%) Azure Pipelines
15 3 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
16 2 (0.58%) GitHub Actions
16 2 (0.58%) HP Helion
16 2 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
16 2 (0.58%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.97%) Network Security
2 15 (4.39%) Firewall
3 11 (3.22%) WAN
4 9 (2.63%) LAN
5 7 (2.05%) VPN
6 6 (1.75%) Wireless
7 5 (1.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.46%) VLAN
8 3 (0.88%) IPv6
8 3 (0.88%) Skype
9 2 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.58%) DHCP
9 2 (0.58%) DNS
9 2 (0.58%) Internet
9 2 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.58%) NX-OS
9 2 (0.58%) SAN
9 2 (0.58%) SD-WAN
9 2 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (52.34%) HBase
2 172 (50.29%) MariaDB
3 161 (47.08%) Relational Database
4 144 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
5 142 (41.52%) Redis
6 127 (37.13%) NoSQL
7 120 (35.09%) Big Data
8 37 (10.82%) Hadoop
9 30 (8.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 14 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (3.22%) Data Lake
12 11 (3.22%) SQL Server
13 8 (2.34%) Power BI
14 7 (2.05%) Apache Hive
14 7 (2.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 7 (2.05%) OLTP
15 6 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 4 (1.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 193 (56.43%) Jenkins
2 177 (51.75%) Cypress.io
2 177 (51.75%) Protractor
2 177 (51.75%) Storybook
3 161 (47.08%) Git (software)
4 158 (46.20%) Cucumber
5 154 (45.03%) JUnit
5 154 (45.03%) Sonatype Nexus
6 149 (43.57%) Eclipse
6 149 (43.57%) Gradle
6 149 (43.57%) IntelliJ
7 142 (41.52%) Mockito
8 125 (36.55%) Artifactory
9 90 (26.32%) SonarQube
10 7 (2.05%) Appium
11 4 (1.17%) Selenium
General
1 247 (72.22%) Finance
2 236 (69.01%) Banking
3 229 (66.96%) Law
4 224 (65.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 51 (14.91%) Social Skills
6 39 (11.40%) Presentation Skills
7 24 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (5.26%) Telecoms
9 14 (4.09%) Legal
10 13 (3.80%) Retail
11 7 (2.05%) Games
12 6 (1.75%) Digital Economy
12 6 (1.75%) Documentation Skills
13 5 (1.46%) Organisational Skills
14 4 (1.17%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (1.17%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.88%) Back Office
15 3 (0.88%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 206 (60.23%) Software Engineer
2 131 (38.30%) Principal Engineer
2 131 (38.30%) Principal Software Engineer
3 65 (19.01%) Lead Software Engineer
4 32 (9.36%) Senior Software Engineer
5 23 (6.73%) Developer
6 21 (6.14%) Architect
7 20 (5.85%) Lead Developer
7 20 (5.85%) Lead Software Developer
7 20 (5.85%) Software Developer
8 15 (4.39%) Analyst
9 14 (4.09%) Data Architect
10 12 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (3.51%) IT Manager
11 7 (2.05%) Data Centre Architect
11 7 (2.05%) ITIL Service Architect
11 7 (2.05%) Network Engineer
11 7 (2.05%) Security Engineer
11 7 (2.05%) Service Architect
12 6 (1.75%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (60.53%) Spring
2 193 (56.43%) Kafka
3 181 (52.92%) AngularJS
3 181 (52.92%) React
4 177 (51.75%) CSS
4 177 (51.75%) Express
4 177 (51.75%) Node.js
4 177 (51.75%) Redux
4 177 (51.75%) Tailwind CSS
4 177 (51.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 164 (47.95%) RabbitMQ
6 154 (45.03%) RESTful
7 149 (43.57%) JSON
7 149 (43.57%) Spark Streaming
8 145 (42.40%) Play Framework
9 142 (41.52%) WireMock
10 98 (28.65%) LAMP
10 98 (28.65%) LAPP Stack
11 77 (22.51%) Web Services
12 37 (10.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 161 (47.08%) User Experience
2 149 (43.57%) Linux Command Line
3 47 (13.74%) Self-Motivation
4 32 (9.36%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.92%) CMDB
7 8 (2.34%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.17%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.58%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.58%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.58%) Replication
10 1 (0.29%) Clustering
10 1 (0.29%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 185 (54.09%) Linux
2 179 (52.34%) Unix
3 10 (2.92%) Windows
4 6 (1.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.58%) Android
5 2 (0.58%) VMS
5 2 (0.58%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (67.54%) DevOps
2 226 (66.08%) Software Engineering
3 224 (65.50%) Digital Banking
4 221 (64.62%) Computer Science
5 205 (59.94%) Full Stack Development
6 202 (59.06%) Agile Software Development
7 188 (54.97%) Microservices
8 177 (51.75%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 151 (44.15%) Validation
10 133 (38.89%) Software Testing
11 129 (37.72%) High Availability
12 128 (37.43%) Performance Monitoring
13 127 (37.13%) Clean Code
13 127 (37.13%) Multithreaded Programming
13 127 (37.13%) Multithreading
13 127 (37.13%) OO
14 94 (27.49%) BDD
14 94 (27.49%) TDD
15 92 (26.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 90 (26.32%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 209 (61.11%) Java
2 149 (43.57%) Groovy
2 149 (43.57%) Shell Script
3 123 (35.96%) Python
4 11 (3.22%) SQL
5 9 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.17%) C#
7 3 (0.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 238 (69.59%) Degree
2 144 (42.11%) OCP
2 144 (42.11%) Oracle Certification
3 11 (3.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.63%) CISM
4 9 (2.63%) CISSP
5 8 (2.34%) TOGAF Certification
6 6 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.88%) CCNP
8 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (0.58%) CCIE
9 2 (0.58%) CISA
9 2 (0.58%) CRISC
9 2 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.58%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 2 (0.58%) MCSE
9 2 (0.58%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (4.09%) NIST
2 14 (4.09%) SLA
3 12 (3.51%) PCI DSS
4 11 (3.22%) GDPR
4 11 (3.22%) QA
5 10 (2.92%) COBIT
6 9 (2.63%) SOC 2
7 8 (2.34%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (1.75%) ISO 22301
9 4 (1.17%) GRC
10 3 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.29%) NCSC
11 1 (0.29%) NEBOSH
11 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 149 (43.57%) HDFS
2 137 (40.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.29%) Firmware
5 1 (0.29%) pfSense
5 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 179 (52.34%) Ansible
2 43 (12.57%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (9.36%) Terraform
4 4 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.17%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 177 (51.75%) Okta
2 166 (48.54%) VMware
3 46 (13.45%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.05%) CheckPoint
4 7 (2.05%) Cisco
5 4 (1.17%) Capita
5 4 (1.17%) Castleton
5 4 (1.17%) Civica
5 4 (1.17%) Dell
5 4 (1.17%) McAfee
5 4 (1.17%) Palo Alto
5 4 (1.17%) SAP
6 3 (0.88%) HP
6 3 (0.88%) NetApp
7 2 (0.58%) Avaya
7 2 (0.58%) F5
7 2 (0.58%) ForgeRock
7 2 (0.58%) Google
7 2 (0.58%) Veeam
8 1 (0.29%) WatchGuard