Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
England > South West
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 308 255
Rank change year-on-year +31 -53 -14
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 52 36 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.50% 0.35% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.38% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 88
South West median annual salary £35,608 £47,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.04% +55.74% -28.24%
10th Percentile £21,250 £29,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,600 £78,750 £57,500
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 9,558 9,388 9,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.19% 91.72% 90.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7,869 7,753 8,238
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,100 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.20% - +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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 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
Wiltshire +7 18 £35,608 - 2
Bristol -6 12 £52,000 -9.57% 4
Dorset -26 10 £22,500 -46.43%
Gloucestershire +11 4 £47,500 +58.33%
Somerset +36 3 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Cornwall - 3 - - 1
Devon +16 2 £42,125 +53.18% 1
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 West region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 29 (55.77%) ITIL
2 22 (42.31%) Windows
3 18 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (32.69%) Firewall
4 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
5 15 (28.85%) DHCP
5 15 (28.85%) DNS
5 15 (28.85%) Information Security
5 15 (28.85%) Virtual Environments
6 14 (26.92%) Office 365
6 14 (26.92%) Internet
7 13 (25.00%) CCNA
7 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (25.00%) MCP
7 13 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 13 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (17.31%) Service Management
10 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
10 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
11 8 (15.38%) ITIL V3
11 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (15.38%) Finance
11 8 (15.38%) Migration
12 7 (13.46%) Retail
12 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
12 7 (13.46%) Linux
12 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
13 6 (11.54%) SQL Server

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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.92%) Office 365
2 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) Firewall
2 15 (28.85%) DHCP
2 15 (28.85%) DNS
3 14 (26.92%) Internet
4 2 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (1.92%) CTI
5 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.92%) LAN
5 1 (1.92%) NAS
5 1 (1.92%) SSL
5 1 (1.92%) VLAN
5 1 (1.92%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Power BI
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (13.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Consultant
3 7 (13.46%) IT Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) IT Support
3 7 (13.46%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) IT Security Officer
5 5 (9.62%) Security Officer
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Service Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.92%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) CESG
4 3 (5.77%) User Experience
5 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.92%) Clustering
6 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 13 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
5 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (28.85%) Information Security
3 15 (28.85%) Virtual Environments
4 13 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (17.31%) Service Management
7 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (15.38%) ITIL V3
7 8 (15.38%) Migration
8 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
9 5 (9.62%) BCP
9 5 (9.62%) Communications Security
9 5 (9.62%) ISMS
9 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
9 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.62%) Supplier Management
10 4 (7.69%) ERP
10 4 (7.69%) High Availability
10 4 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.77%) C
4 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) CCNA
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (25.00%) MCP
2 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.77%) Degree
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.85%) APMP
6 2 (3.85%) CISM
6 2 (3.85%) CISSP
7 1 (1.92%) CITP
7 1 (1.92%) MCSA
7 1 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.54%) SLA
3 4 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (5.77%) GDPR
4 3 (5.77%) JSP 440
5 2 (3.85%) COBIT
5 2 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (3.85%) ISO 22301
5 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (3.85%) RMADS
6 1 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) KVM
2 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) Sophos
4 1 (1.92%) Veeam
4 1 (1.92%) VMware