Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 282 247 194
Rank change year-on-year -35 -53 +98
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 48 103 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.47% 0.95% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.07% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 35 95 121
South West median annual salary £47,500 £30,500 £44,261
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.74% -31.09% -11.48%
10th Percentile £29,000 £21,264 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 9193 9669 10594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.50% 88.81% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7563 8048 8917
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -16 18 £50,000 -23.08% 2
Devon +8 10 £43,500 +39.11%
Somerset +1 5 £37,500 +44.23% 1
Wiltshire -11 3 £65,500 +45.56% 1
Dorset -13 3 £42,000 +50.00%
Gloucestershire +7 2 £30,000 -1.64%
Cornwall -4 2 - -
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 36 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (43.75%) Quality Management
3 18 (37.50%) Degree
4 16 (33.33%) Windows
5 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 15 (31.25%) Firewall
5 15 (31.25%) Information Security
5 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (27.08%) Change Management
7 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 12 (25.00%) Office 365
8 11 (22.92%) Capacity Management
8 11 (22.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (22.92%) VMware
8 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (20.83%) JSP 440
9 10 (20.83%) ISMS
9 10 (20.83%) QMS
9 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
9 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
9 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
9 10 (20.83%) Information Security Management
9 10 (20.83%) Security Management
9 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
9 10 (20.83%) CESG
9 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 10 (20.83%) VPN
9 10 (20.83%) DNS

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 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Office 365
2 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) Firewall
2 10 (20.83%) DNS
2 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 10 (20.83%) VPN
3 9 (18.75%) DHCP
3 9 (18.75%) IPsec
3 9 (18.75%) SSL
4 6 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (10.42%) Network Security
6 3 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (6.25%) Intranet
6 3 (6.25%) VoIP
7 2 (4.17%) BGP
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.17%) EIGRP
7 2 (4.17%) LAN
7 2 (4.17%) MPLS
7 2 (4.17%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Consultant
1 10 (20.83%) Head of IT
2 9 (18.75%) Systems Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Business Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Business Systems Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 4 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Security Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Quality Manager
6 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) QA Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.83%) CESG
2 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.58%) NHS
4 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.17%) CMDB
5 2 (4.17%) Social Media
6 1 (2.08%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Android
2 8 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 8 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.17%) Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (43.75%) Quality Management
3 15 (31.25%) Information Security
4 13 (27.08%) Change Management
5 11 (22.92%) Capacity Management
5 11 (22.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (20.83%) Coaching
6 10 (20.83%) Information Assurance
6 10 (20.83%) Information Security Management
6 10 (20.83%) ISMS
6 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
6 10 (20.83%) QMS
6 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
6 10 (20.83%) Security Auditing
6 10 (20.83%) Security Management
6 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (18.75%) Application Packaging
7 9 (18.75%) High Availability
7 9 (18.75%) Service Management
7 9 (18.75%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Degree
2 10 (20.83%) CESG Certified Professional
2 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
2 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.17%) CCNP
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CCA
6 1 (2.08%) CCSP
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) JSP 440
2 9 (18.75%) ISO 14001
2 9 (18.75%) ISO 9001
2 9 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.25%) SLA
4 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco
4 3 (6.25%) F5
5 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.17%) Citrix
5 2 (4.17%) Juniper
5 2 (4.17%) Meraki
6 1 (2.08%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) Sophos
6 1 (2.08%) Symantec