Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
England > South East
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 369 340
Rank change year-on-year +7 -29 +62
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 203 178 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.60% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.68% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 170 139 284
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,200 £31,000
90th Percentile £76,375 £80,000 £79,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £54,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -3.67% +13.54% -4.00%

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 28,180 26,121 34,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.94% 87.82% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23,291 21,495 28,828
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,823
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +2.84%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +9 78 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Thames Valley -32 54 £60,000 +11.63% 13
Berkshire -42 41 £60,000 - 10
Surrey +8 33 £55,000 +10.00% 5
West Sussex +14 21 £57,500 -8.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 11 £47,500 +5.56%
Kent +14 8 £55,000 +66.67% 3
East Sussex -25 6 £100,000 +104.23%
Middlesex - 3 £65,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -9 2 £70,000 +105.88% 3
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 64 (31.53%) Information Security
2 53 (26.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 44 (21.67%) Windows
4 38 (18.72%) SQL Server
5 37 (18.23%) Business Continuity Planning
5 37 (18.23%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (17.73%) Microsoft
7 35 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
8 34 (16.75%) ITIL
8 34 (16.75%) Active Directory
9 33 (16.26%) Oracle
9 33 (16.26%) Firewall
9 33 (16.26%) Finance
9 33 (16.26%) Degree
10 32 (15.76%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (15.27%) Risk Management
11 31 (15.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 30 (14.78%) SQL
13 28 (13.79%) Management Information System
13 28 (13.79%) Data Security
14 27 (13.30%) CISM
14 27 (13.30%) Data Protection
15 26 (12.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 26 (12.81%) Cisco
15 26 (12.81%) LAN
16 25 (12.32%) CISSP
17 24 (11.82%) VMware
17 24 (11.82%) Cisco Certification
17 24 (11.82%) Strategic Planning
18 23 (11.33%) Computer Science

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 23 (11.33%) IIS
2 6 (2.96%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.48%) Apache
3 3 (1.48%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.48%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.99%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (8.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (6.40%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.99%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.43%) Office 365
4 5 (2.46%) IaaS
5 3 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.48%) SaaS
6 2 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.26%) Firewall
2 26 (12.81%) LAN
3 22 (10.84%) WAN
4 18 (8.87%) Network Security
5 17 (8.37%) VPN
6 15 (7.39%) Wireless
7 14 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (6.40%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (5.91%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (5.91%) VoIP
10 10 (4.93%) Internet
10 10 (4.93%) TCP/IP
11 8 (3.94%) IPsec
11 8 (3.94%) SAN
11 8 (3.94%) SSL
12 6 (2.96%) DNS
12 6 (2.96%) IP Telephony
13 5 (2.46%) DHCP
13 5 (2.46%) MPLS
13 5 (2.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.72%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (5.91%) OLAP
4 9 (4.43%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (4.43%) DB2
4 9 (4.43%) Oracle OLAP
4 9 (4.43%) Power BI
4 9 (4.43%) QlikView
4 9 (4.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.46%) MySQL
6 3 (1.48%) Big Data
6 3 (1.48%) GIS
6 3 (1.48%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.48%) HPCC
6 3 (1.48%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.48%) OLTP
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.48%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (16.26%) Finance
2 17 (8.37%) Legal
3 13 (6.40%) Banking
4 5 (2.46%) Back Office
4 5 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.48%) Retail
5 3 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.99%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Front Office
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Local Government
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (13.30%) Analyst
2 25 (12.32%) Security Manager
3 21 (10.34%) Information Manager
4 19 (9.36%) Information Security Manager
5 16 (7.88%) Support Specialist
6 14 (6.90%) Architect
6 14 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.40%) HR Specialist
7 13 (6.40%) Systems Support
8 11 (5.42%) Security Analyst
8 11 (5.42%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.43%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 9 (4.43%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
10 9 (4.43%) DBA
10 9 (4.43%) Information Analyst
10 9 (4.43%) Information Security Analyst
10 9 (4.43%) SQL DBA
10 9 (4.43%) SQL Server DBA
11 8 (3.94%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.94%) LDAP
1 8 (3.94%) Web Services
2 7 (3.45%) Middleware
3 3 (1.48%) .NET
3 3 (1.48%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.48%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (1.48%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.23%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 23 (11.33%) Computer Science
4 20 (9.85%) Data Centre
5 13 (6.40%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (4.93%) PMI
7 9 (4.43%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (4.43%) Reinsurance
8 7 (3.45%) Fat Client
8 7 (3.45%) Thin Client
9 5 (2.46%) PKI
10 3 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.48%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.48%) Replication
10 3 (1.48%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.99%) Clustering
11 2 (0.99%) EPoS
11 2 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.99%) NHS
11 2 (0.99%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (21.67%) Windows
2 22 (10.84%) Windows Server
3 10 (4.93%) Linux
4 9 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.94%) Unix
5 8 (3.94%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.96%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.97%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.48%) CentOS
10 3 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (31.53%) Information Security
2 53 (26.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 37 (18.23%) Business Continuity Planning
4 35 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
5 34 (16.75%) ITIL
6 32 (15.76%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (15.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 31 (15.27%) Risk Management
8 28 (13.79%) Data Security
9 27 (13.30%) Data Protection
10 24 (11.82%) Strategic Planning
11 22 (10.84%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (10.84%) High Availability
12 21 (10.34%) Data Modelling
12 21 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (9.85%) Business Continuity Management
14 18 (8.87%) Project Management
14 18 (8.87%) Risk Assessment
14 18 (8.87%) Test Scripting
15 17 (8.37%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.78%) SQL
2 16 (7.88%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.96%) C
4 5 (2.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.46%) VB
5 3 (1.48%) C#
5 3 (1.48%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (16.26%) Degree
2 27 (13.30%) CISM
3 25 (12.32%) CISSP
4 24 (11.82%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (7.39%) IISP
7 12 (5.91%) CCNA
7 12 (5.91%) CCNP
8 11 (5.42%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (5.42%) MCSA
9 10 (4.93%) PMI Certification
10 9 (4.43%) MCSE
10 9 (4.43%) Security Cleared
11 8 (3.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
12 6 (2.96%) MCITP
12 6 (2.96%) MCTS
12 6 (2.96%) SC Cleared
13 5 (2.46%) APMP
13 5 (2.46%) MCP
14 4 (1.97%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (7.88%) GDPR
3 10 (4.93%) PCI DSS
3 10 (4.93%) PMO
3 10 (4.93%) SLA
4 7 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.96%) COBIT
5 6 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (2.46%) GAMP
7 4 (1.97%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (1.48%) QA
9 2 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.99%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.99%) TickIT
10 1 (0.49%) GPG13
10 1 (0.49%) HIPAA
System Software
1 34 (16.75%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.87%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (2.96%) vSphere
4 6 (2.96%) XenApp
5 4 (1.97%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.97%) XenServer
6 3 (1.48%) Docker
7 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (5.91%) SCCM
2 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.97%) vCenter Server
3 4 (1.97%) XenMobile
4 3 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.48%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.48%) Nessus
4 3 (1.48%) OpenVAS
4 3 (1.48%) Puppet
5 2 (0.99%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.99%) SCOM
6 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (17.73%) Microsoft
2 33 (16.26%) Oracle
3 26 (12.81%) Cisco
4 24 (11.82%) VMware
5 13 (6.40%) Citrix
5 13 (6.40%) JD Edwards
5 13 (6.40%) PeopleSoft
5 13 (6.40%) SAP
6 9 (4.43%) CheckPoint
6 9 (4.43%) Cognos
6 9 (4.43%) Netezza
6 9 (4.43%) Teradata
7 8 (3.94%) Veeam
8 7 (3.45%) Juniper
8 7 (3.45%) SolarWinds
9 6 (2.96%) Dell
9 6 (2.96%) F5
9 6 (2.96%) IBM
9 6 (2.96%) Palo Alto
10 5 (2.46%) Avaya