Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
England > South West
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 254 270 273
Rank change year-on-year +16 +3 -79
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 68 70 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.68% 0.68% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.75% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 49
South West median annual salary £39,750 £44,000 £30,620
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.66% +43.70% -27.95%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,000 £22,979
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,284 9,299 9,557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.69% 90.98% 91.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7,270 7,576 7,884
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,529 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in the South West

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in the South West

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in the South West over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in the South West

Business Continuity
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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
Bristol +26 28 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Devon +5 16 £30,500 -29.89% 1
Wiltshire -8 11 £33,554 -39.54% 4
Dorset +14 7 £42,000 - 4
Gloucestershire +5 4 £47,500 - 1
Somerset +12 2 £37,500 -
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 32 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (41.18%) Retail
3 26 (38.24%) Security Cleared
4 21 (30.88%) DV Cleared
5 20 (29.41%) ITIL
5 20 (29.41%) GDPR
6 19 (27.94%) Information Security
7 18 (26.47%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (25.00%) Windows
9 15 (22.06%) SLA
9 15 (22.06%) CISSP
9 15 (22.06%) CISM
10 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
11 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
11 13 (19.12%) Firewall
12 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
12 12 (17.65%) ISMS
12 12 (17.65%) Finance
12 12 (17.65%) SQL
13 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
13 11 (16.18%) PDA
13 11 (16.18%) Driving Licence
13 11 (16.18%) Break/Fix
13 11 (16.18%) Line Management
14 10 (14.71%) Protective Monitoring
14 10 (14.71%) ModSecurity
14 10 (14.71%) Security Auditing
14 10 (14.71%) Presales
14 10 (14.71%) CESG Certified Professional
14 10 (14.71%) Business Development

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Office 365
2 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.47%) IaaS
4 1 (1.47%) PaaS
4 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) Firewall
2 8 (11.76%) LAN
3 5 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (7.35%) DHCP
3 5 (7.35%) DNS
3 5 (7.35%) Internet
3 5 (7.35%) WAN
4 4 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (5.88%) Wireless
5 3 (4.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (4.41%) SAN
6 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 28 (41.18%) Retail
2 12 (17.65%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) IT Engineer
3 13 (19.12%) IT Support
3 13 (19.12%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Architect
5 8 (11.76%) Security Architect
6 7 (10.29%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Security Manager
6 7 (10.29%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Administrator
8 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) IT Security Officer
9 4 (5.88%) Security Officer
10 3 (4.41%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) ModSecurity
2 9 (13.24%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Driving Licence
1 11 (16.18%) PDA
2 10 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.41%) CMDB
4 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.41%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
3 4 (5.88%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (29.41%) ITIL
3 19 (27.94%) Information Security
4 18 (26.47%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (17.65%) ISMS
6 11 (16.18%) Break/Fix
6 11 (16.18%) Line Management
7 10 (14.71%) Business Development
7 10 (14.71%) Data Protection
7 10 (14.71%) Presales
7 10 (14.71%) Protective Monitoring
7 10 (14.71%) Security Auditing
8 9 (13.24%) Business Analysis
8 9 (13.24%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (13.24%) ERP
8 9 (13.24%) Migration
8 9 (13.24%) Supplier Management
9 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
9 8 (11.76%) Service Management
9 8 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.41%) C
4 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 21 (30.88%) DV Cleared
3 15 (22.06%) CISM
3 15 (22.06%) CISSP
4 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 10 (14.71%) CESG Certified Professional
6 9 (13.24%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (13.24%) Degree
7 5 (7.35%) CCNA
7 5 (7.35%) MCP
8 4 (5.88%) CCNP
8 4 (5.88%) CCSP
9 3 (4.41%) APMP
9 3 (4.41%) MCSA
9 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.94%) CISA
11 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (29.41%) GDPR
2 15 (22.06%) SLA
3 6 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (7.35%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.41%) vSphere
3 3 (4.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) SCCM
2 2 (2.94%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.94%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Cisco
3 4 (5.88%) Blue Coat
3 4 (5.88%) F5
3 4 (5.88%) Meraki
3 4 (5.88%) Palo Alto
4 3 (4.41%) Citrix
5 2 (2.94%) Apple
5 2 (2.94%) Remedy
6 1 (1.47%) IBM