The median annual salary for a Business Continuity Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Manager
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 949 965
Rank change year-on-year +99 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Continuity Manager 8 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.005% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 9
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -18.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,700 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,100 £62,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £58,500 £63,750
% change year-on-year -5.98% -8.23%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Continuity Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Continuity Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity Manager in the UK

Business Continuity Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity Manager in the UK

Business Continuity Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity Manager over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity Manager in the UK

Business Continuity Manager
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 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
England +108 8 £70,000 +27.27%
London +81 6 £70,000 +27.27%
South East +51 1 £60,000 +2.56%
City of London - 1 £114,500 -
Chatham - 1 £60,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £50,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £60,000 -
North West - 1 £50,000 -

Business Continuity Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Business Continuity Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Business Continuity Manager in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 21 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (55.56%) Finance
4 13 (48.15%) BCP
5 12 (44.44%) Business Continuity Management
6 11 (40.74%) ISO22301
7 10 (37.04%) Business Continuity Planning
8 9 (33.33%) Risk Management
9 7 (25.93%) CISA
9 7 (25.93%) Project Management
9 7 (25.93%) Information Security
9 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL
11 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
11 5 (18.52%) Time Management
12 4 (14.81%) Internal Audit
12 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
12 4 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (14.81%) Release Management
12 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
12 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (14.81%) Portfolio Management
12 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
12 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
12 4 (14.81%) CISSP
12 4 (14.81%) CISM
12 4 (14.81%) GIS
12 4 (14.81%) MS Office

Business Continuity Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
1 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) GIS
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 21 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (48.15%) BCP
4 12 (44.44%) Business Continuity Management
5 10 (37.04%) Business Continuity Planning
6 9 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (25.93%) Information Security
7 7 (25.93%) Project Management
8 6 (22.22%) ITIL
8 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
9 5 (18.52%) Time Management
10 4 (14.81%) Internal Audit
10 4 (14.81%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
10 4 (14.81%) Release Management
10 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
11 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CISA
2 4 (14.81%) CISM
2 4 (14.81%) CISSP
3 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) ISO22301
2 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft