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

Business Continuity Planning
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 764 836 821
Rank change year-on-year +72 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 110 99 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 89 77 107
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £32,300 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £83,750 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  

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 79794 87486 96432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.91% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 263997 301274 311895
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £29,789
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Continuity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity Planning in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
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 Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +67 106 £50,000 - 14
UK excluding London +33 68 £42,500 - 8
London +45 42 £57,500 +6.97% 7
South East +33 17 £42,750 -14.50% 3
Midlands +21 17 £55,000 +29.41%
East of England +3 17 £38,500 -9.41%
North of England -1 10 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Scotland +12 4 £41,500 +3.75% 1
South West -13 3 £50,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 185 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 130 (70.27%) BCP
3 94 (50.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 62 (33.51%) ITIL
5 61 (32.97%) VMware
6 59 (31.89%) Windows
7 57 (30.81%) Finance
8 51 (27.57%) Information Security
8 51 (27.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (25.41%) Microsoft
10 43 (23.24%) SQL
11 42 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
12 40 (21.62%) Project Management
13 39 (21.08%) Cisco
14 36 (19.46%) Management Information System
14 36 (19.46%) Telecoms
14 36 (19.46%) Windows Server
15 34 (18.38%) Capacity Planning
15 34 (18.38%) Firewall
16 33 (17.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 30 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
18 28 (15.14%) Risk Management
19 27 (14.59%) Data Protection
19 27 (14.59%) Network Security
20 26 (14.05%) SQL Server
21 25 (13.51%) VPN
22 23 (12.43%) TCP/IP
23 22 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
23 22 (11.89%) Linux
23 22 (11.89%) Amazon AWS

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 16 (8.65%) IIS
2 10 (5.41%) JBoss
3 9 (4.86%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.08%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.54%) Apache
7 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.54%) Liferay
7 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.70%) Magento
1 5 (2.70%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 30 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (11.35%) Office 365
4 13 (7.03%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.16%) IaaS
5 4 (2.16%) SaaS
6 1 (0.54%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 34 (18.38%) Firewall
2 27 (14.59%) Network Security
3 25 (13.51%) VPN
4 23 (12.43%) TCP/IP
5 18 (9.73%) VoIP
6 17 (9.19%) SNMP
6 17 (9.19%) Wireless
7 14 (7.57%) Broadband
7 14 (7.57%) LAN
8 13 (7.03%) DNS
8 13 (7.03%) Kerberos
8 13 (7.03%) Modbus
8 13 (7.03%) WAN
9 12 (6.49%) ADSL
9 12 (6.49%) IP Telephony
9 12 (6.49%) IPsec
9 12 (6.49%) SSL
10 8 (4.32%) DHCP
10 8 (4.32%) SAN
11 7 (3.78%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.86%) Big Data
3 8 (4.32%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.62%) MySQL
5 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.54%) QlikView
General
1 57 (30.81%) Finance
2 36 (19.46%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.03%) Legal
4 6 (3.24%) Banking
4 6 (3.24%) Law
5 4 (2.16%) Retail
6 3 (1.62%) Back Office
6 3 (1.62%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (14.59%) IT Manager
2 23 (12.43%) Security Manager
3 18 (9.73%) Analyst
4 16 (8.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (7.57%) Consultant
6 13 (7.03%) Presales Consultant
7 12 (6.49%) Senior Consultant
7 12 (6.49%) Senior Presales Consultant
8 11 (5.95%) Information Manager
8 11 (5.95%) Security Analyst
9 10 (5.41%) Information Security Manager
10 8 (4.32%) Incident Manager
10 8 (4.32%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (3.78%) Business Manager
11 7 (3.78%) IT Security Manager
11 7 (3.78%) Network Operations Specialist
11 7 (3.78%) Network Specialist
12 6 (3.24%) Architect
12 6 (3.24%) Project Manager
12 6 (3.24%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.70%) EDI
1 5 (2.70%) HTML
2 4 (2.16%) Web Services
3 2 (1.08%) .NET
4 1 (0.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (22.70%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (19.46%) Management Information System
3 15 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 14 (7.57%) Clustering
5 6 (3.24%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.70%) FMCG
7 3 (1.62%) Celerra
7 3 (1.62%) EMC Centera
7 3 (1.62%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (1.62%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.62%) Equities
8 2 (1.08%) Fintech
8 2 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.08%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.08%) User Experience
8 2 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.54%) Derivative
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 59 (31.89%) Windows
2 36 (19.46%) Windows Server
3 22 (11.89%) Linux
4 20 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (9.73%) Windows 7
6 17 (9.19%) Windows 10
7 14 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.70%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.08%) Unix
10 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.54%) Android
11 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.54%) CentOS
11 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 130 (70.27%) BCP
3 94 (50.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 62 (33.51%) ITIL
5 51 (27.57%) Information Security
6 40 (21.62%) Project Management
7 34 (18.38%) Capacity Planning
8 28 (15.14%) Risk Management
9 27 (14.59%) Data Protection
10 22 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (11.35%) IT Strategy
11 21 (11.35%) Mentoring
12 19 (10.27%) Change Management
13 18 (9.73%) Configuration Management
13 18 (9.73%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (9.73%) Infrastructure Management
14 17 (9.19%) Load Balancing
15 16 (8.65%) Service Delivery
16 14 (7.57%) SIEM
16 14 (7.57%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (23.24%) SQL
2 5 (2.70%) Perl
3 4 (2.16%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.62%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.62%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.08%) C#
5 2 (1.08%) Java
5 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (10.81%) Degree
2 18 (9.73%) CISSP
3 15 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (7.57%) CCNA
5 12 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.78%) CISA
6 7 (3.78%) MCSE
7 6 (3.24%) CISM
8 5 (2.70%) CISMP
8 5 (2.70%) MCSA
9 3 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.08%) ACCA
10 2 (1.08%) CEH
10 2 (1.08%) GIAC
10 2 (1.08%) IISP
10 2 (1.08%) ISACA
10 2 (1.08%) ISSAP
10 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.08%) SSCP
11 1 (0.54%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (10.81%) SLA
3 13 (7.03%) QA
4 12 (6.49%) PCI DSS
5 10 (5.41%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (4.32%) GDPR
7 6 (3.24%) COBIT
8 3 (1.62%) ISO 22301
8 3 (1.62%) ISO 9001
8 3 (1.62%) PMO
9 2 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 51 (27.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (10.27%) Active Directory
3 15 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.62%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 3 (1.62%) vSphere
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (6.49%) Cisco CME
1 12 (6.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (5.41%) Failover Clustering
2 10 (5.41%) Red Hat Satellite
2 10 (5.41%) vCenter Server
3 8 (4.32%) Puppet
4 4 (2.16%) WMI
5 3 (1.62%) EMC VPLEX
5 3 (1.62%) Simpana
6 2 (1.08%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 2 (1.08%) CSIRT
6 2 (1.08%) SCCM
7 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 61 (32.97%) VMware
2 47 (25.41%) Microsoft
3 39 (21.08%) Cisco
4 16 (8.65%) Oracle
5 15 (8.11%) Avaya
6 12 (6.49%) Red Hat
7 9 (4.86%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.78%) Juniper
8 7 (3.78%) Palo Alto
9 6 (3.24%) Dell
10 5 (2.70%) McAfee
10 5 (2.70%) Pegasus
10 5 (2.70%) Remedy
11 4 (2.16%) EMC
11 4 (2.16%) HP
11 4 (2.16%) IronPort
11 4 (2.16%) Splunk
11 4 (2.16%) Sybase
12 3 (1.62%) SAP
12 3 (1.62%) Symantec
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