Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Business Continuity Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity Management over the 6 months to 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Management
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1140 1150 1249
Rank change year-on-year +10 +99 -24
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Management 52 78 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.041% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.033% 0.046% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 49 64 54
UK median annual salary £59,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.21% - -13.64%
10th Percentile £39,000 £35,050 £38,750
90th Percentile £111,250 £87,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -18.18%

Business Continuity Management 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156707 170358 194395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.22% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 123341 141716 159769
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,354 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.01% - +6.25%

Business Continuity Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Business Continuity Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity Management in the UK

Business Continuity Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity Management in the UK

Business Continuity Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity Management over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity Management in the UK

Business Continuity Management
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity Management within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 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
England +35 52 £59,000 +24.21% 6
London +38 32 £60,000 -29.41% 3
UK excluding London +20 20 £52,500 +23.53% 3
East of England +10 9 £52,500 +45.83% 1
North of England -11 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Midlands +39 3 £54,500 -31.88%
South East +32 3 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire +24 2 £35,000 -17.65%
West Midlands +23 2 £54,500 -31.88%
North West -20 2 £55,000 +43.79%
South West +16 1 £57,500 +43.75%
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing Business Continuity Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Business Continuity Management.

1 52 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 32 (61.54%) Information Security
3 27 (51.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (42.31%) Management Information System
5 21 (40.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (28.85%) Finance
7 14 (26.92%) ITIL
7 14 (26.92%) CISSP
8 13 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (25.00%) CISM
8 13 (25.00%) Data Protection
9 12 (23.08%) ISO 22301
10 11 (21.15%) BCP
10 11 (21.15%) Project Management
10 11 (21.15%) Risk Management
10 11 (21.15%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (19.23%) LAN
11 10 (19.23%) WAN
12 9 (17.31%) SQL
12 9 (17.31%) Data Security
12 9 (17.31%) Service Management
12 9 (17.31%) Security Architecture
13 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (15.38%) Windows
13 8 (15.38%) Test Scripting
13 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (13.46%) Information Security Management
14 7 (13.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 7 (13.46%) Internet

Business Continuity Management
Co-occurring IT Skills 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%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) PaaS
2 2 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) LAN
1 10 (19.23%) WAN
2 7 (13.46%) Internet
3 5 (9.62%) Firewall
4 3 (5.77%) DNS
4 3 (5.77%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (5.77%) VoIP
5 2 (3.85%) DMZ
5 2 (3.85%) MPLS
5 2 (3.85%) SSL
6 1 (1.92%) IPsec
6 1 (1.92%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Business Continuity Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Security Manager
3 9 (17.31%) IT Manager
4 7 (13.46%) ITIL Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Service Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Head of IT
5 6 (11.54%) Service Continuity Manager
6 5 (9.62%) IT Security Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Business Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Administrator
9 2 (3.85%) Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Coordinator
9 2 (3.85%) IT Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
9 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) Mainframe
4 5 (9.62%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (3.85%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.92%) PKI
7 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
5 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 32 (61.54%) Information Security
3 27 (51.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (26.92%) ITIL
5 13 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 11 (21.15%) BCP
6 11 (21.15%) Project Management
6 11 (21.15%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (21.15%) Risk Management
7 9 (17.31%) Data Security
7 9 (17.31%) Security Architecture
7 9 (17.31%) Service Management
8 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 7 (13.46%) Information Security Management
9 7 (13.46%) Security Management
9 7 (13.46%) Service Continuity Management
10 6 (11.54%) ISMS
10 6 (11.54%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) Clojure
2 1 (1.92%) Ruby
2 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) CISSP
2 13 (25.00%) CISM
2 13 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (13.46%) CISA
4 6 (11.54%) CRISC
4 6 (11.54%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 6 (11.54%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 6 (11.54%) SSCP
5 4 (7.69%) Degree
6 2 (3.85%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.92%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (40.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (23.08%) ISO 22301
3 7 (13.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (11.54%) ISO 14001
4 6 (11.54%) ISO 9001
5 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (5.77%) GDPR
6 3 (5.77%) SLA
7 2 (3.85%) COBIT
7 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
8 1 (1.92%) BS25999
8 1 (1.92%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.92%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle
1 6 (11.54%) Sybase
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco
3 3 (5.77%) Sophos
3 3 (5.77%) Symantec
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) arcserve
4 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.85%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.92%) SunGard