The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 68 71
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 8 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.53% 1.56% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.74% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 2
Median salary £66,250 £25,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +165.00% -68.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Business Continuity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 463 634 564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 88.53% 90.06% 89.81%
Number of salaries quoted 377 561 494
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Staffordshire

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in Staffordshire

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in Staffordshire

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +18 7 £70,000 +180.00%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £36,750 -
Business Continuity
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security Management
3 5 (62.50%) Security Management
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) BCP
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Data Privacy
4 4 (50.00%) COBIT
4 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (50.00%) ISMS
4 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (50.00%) GDPR
4 4 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
7 1 (12.50%) Test Management
7 1 (12.50%) SCCM
7 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (62.50%) BCP
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security Management
3 5 (62.50%) Security Management
4 4 (50.00%) Data Privacy
4 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (50.00%) ISMS
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 4 (50.00%) COBIT
2 4 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (50.00%) GDPR
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) VMware