The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Business Continuity Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity Planning over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 783 872 842
Rank change year-on-year +89 -30  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 75 82 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.079% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.089% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 53 58 106
Median salary £53,730 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.46% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,887 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £70,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.73%  

Business Continuity Planning 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75940 92082 94020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.12% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 62461 76226 76084
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Continuity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity Planning in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity Planning in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Business Continuity Planning in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 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 +104 68 £55,000 +37.50% 4
London +101 43 £55,000 +46.66% 2
City of London +44 8 £78,000 - 1
East Midlands +11 8 £50,000 +42.85%
West Midlands +36 7 £60,000 +96.72% 2
Nottinghamshire - 7 - -
Scotland +19 6 £40,000 -34.38% 1
Birmingham +12 5 £60,000 +96.72% 1
Glasgow +17 4 - -
Yorkshire +17 4 £40,000 -27.27%
West End of London - 4 £50,000 -
South East +44 3 £37,858 -24.28%
Berkshire +39 2 £37,858 -24.28%
West Yorkshire +12 2 £55,000 -
Leeds +11 2 £55,000 -
Edinburgh +6 2 £40,000 -34.38% 1
Warwickshire - 2 - -
North East - 2 £33,500 -
Hull - 2 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £33,500 -
East Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £33,500 -
Warwick - 2 - -
Wokingham - 2 £37,858 -
South West +25 1 £45,000 +22.44%
South Wales +12 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Buckinghamshire +7 1 £75,000 +130.76%
Wales +7 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Milton Keynes +5 1 £75,000 +130.76%
Bristol +5 1 £45,000 +16.88%

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 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 Planning.

1 171 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 126 (73.68%) BCP
3 85 (49.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 65 (38.01%) Finance
5 62 (36.26%) ITIL
6 43 (25.15%) Information Security
7 38 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 37 (21.64%) Windows
9 34 (19.88%) Management Information System
10 33 (19.30%) Microsoft
11 32 (18.71%) SQL
12 30 (17.54%) CISSP
12 30 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (16.96%) Risk Management
13 29 (16.96%) VMware
14 28 (16.37%) Project Management
15 27 (15.79%) Firewall
16 25 (14.62%) Windows Server
17 23 (13.45%) Data Protection
17 23 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
17 23 (13.45%) Service Delivery
17 23 (13.45%) Telecoms
18 22 (12.87%) Change Management
18 22 (12.87%) Oracle
18 22 (12.87%) SQL Server
19 21 (12.28%) Cisco
19 21 (12.28%) Degree
19 21 (12.28%) Data Centre
20 20 (11.70%) PCI DSS
20 20 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement

Business Continuity Planning
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 11 (6.43%) IIS
2 7 (4.09%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.92%) JBoss
4 4 (2.34%) CMS
4 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.17%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.26%) Office 365
3 8 (4.68%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.79%) Firewall
2 14 (8.19%) DNS
3 13 (7.60%) Network Security
4 11 (6.43%) SNMP
5 9 (5.26%) VoIP
6 8 (4.68%) Kerberos
6 8 (4.68%) Modbus
7 7 (4.09%) LAN
8 6 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (3.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (3.51%) SAN
8 6 (3.51%) TCP/IP
9 5 (2.92%) Internet
9 5 (2.92%) NAS
9 5 (2.92%) VPN
10 3 (1.75%) DHCP
10 3 (1.75%) LDAP
10 3 (1.75%) VLAN
10 3 (1.75%) WAN
10 3 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.92%) MySQL
4 4 (2.34%) Big Data
4 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.17%) FileMaker
6 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.58%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 65 (38.01%) Finance
2 23 (13.45%) Telecoms
3 16 (9.36%) Legal
4 14 (8.19%) Banking
5 4 (2.34%) Publishing
6 3 (1.75%) Law
6 3 (1.75%) Marketing
7 2 (1.17%) Back Office
7 2 (1.17%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.17%) Retail
8 1 (0.58%) Billing
8 1 (0.58%) Front Office
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (10.53%) Security Manager
2 17 (9.94%) Analyst
3 14 (8.19%) Consultant
4 13 (7.60%) IT Manager
5 10 (5.85%) Business Continuity Manager
5 10 (5.85%) Business Manager
5 10 (5.85%) Service Manager
6 9 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Head of IT
7 8 (4.68%) Head of Operations
7 8 (4.68%) Information Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Information Security Manager
7 8 (4.68%) Network Engineer
7 8 (4.68%) Presales Consultant
7 8 (4.68%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (4.68%) Senior Presales Consultant
8 7 (4.09%) Business Continuity Specialist
9 6 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
9 6 (3.51%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.92%) HTML
2 4 (2.34%) .NET
3 1 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.58%) Middleware
3 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.88%) Management Information System
2 30 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (12.28%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.43%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (5.26%) Clustering
6 7 (4.09%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.09%) Fintech
7 5 (2.92%) NHS
8 4 (2.34%) CESG
8 4 (2.34%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (2.34%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.34%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.34%) Freedom of Information Act
8 4 (2.34%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.75%) Celerra
9 3 (1.75%) EMC Centera
9 3 (1.75%) EMC VMAX
9 3 (1.75%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.64%) Windows
2 25 (14.62%) Windows Server
3 18 (10.53%) Linux
4 12 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.09%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.51%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.92%) Unix
9 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.75%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 126 (73.68%) BCP
3 85 (49.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 62 (36.26%) ITIL
5 43 (25.15%) Information Security
6 29 (16.96%) Risk Management
7 28 (16.37%) Project Management
8 23 (13.45%) Data Protection
8 23 (13.45%) Service Delivery
9 22 (12.87%) Change Management
10 20 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (11.11%) Incident Management
11 19 (11.11%) SIEM
12 18 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
13 17 (9.94%) Process Improvement
14 15 (8.77%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (8.77%) Security Architecture
15 14 (8.19%) Security Management
16 13 (7.60%) Infrastructure Management
16 13 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.71%) SQL
2 10 (5.85%) Perl
3 5 (2.92%) Python
4 4 (2.34%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.34%) C
4 4 (2.34%) Java
4 4 (2.34%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.75%) C#
5 3 (1.75%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (17.54%) CISSP
2 21 (12.28%) Degree
3 18 (10.53%) CISM
4 14 (8.19%) CISA
5 12 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.51%) CCIE
7 6 (3.51%) CCNP
7 6 (3.51%) MCSE
7 6 (3.51%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.92%) MCSA
9 4 (2.34%) CLAS
9 4 (2.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.75%) CRISC
10 3 (1.75%) IISP
11 2 (1.17%) CCNA
11 2 (1.17%) CEH
11 2 (1.17%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.17%) ISACA
11 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (11.70%) PCI DSS
3 14 (8.19%) QA
4 12 (7.02%) SLA
5 5 (2.92%) ISO22301
6 4 (2.34%) ISO27002
6 4 (2.34%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.75%) COBIT
7 3 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (1.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (1.17%) GDPR
8 2 (1.17%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.58%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.58%) PMO
9 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.60%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.51%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.92%) Firmware
4 5 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.92%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.17%) vSphere
7 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.51%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (2.92%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (2.92%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (1.75%) EMC VPLEX
3 3 (1.75%) Puppet
3 3 (1.75%) SCCM
3 3 (1.75%) Simpana
3 3 (1.75%) WMI
4 2 (1.17%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.58%) Nagios
5 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.96%) VMware
3 22 (12.87%) Oracle
4 21 (12.28%) Cisco
5 11 (6.43%) Intel Security
6 7 (4.09%) CheckPoint
6 7 (4.09%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.51%) Avaya
7 6 (3.51%) F5
7 6 (3.51%) Symantec
8 4 (2.34%) Dell
8 4 (2.34%) NICE Systems
8 4 (2.34%) Splunk
8 4 (2.34%) Sybase
9 3 (1.75%) CommVault
9 3 (1.75%) EMC
9 3 (1.75%) Forcepoint
9 3 (1.75%) HP
9 3 (1.75%) Isilon
10 2 (1.17%) IronPort
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