Period
to 16 February 2019

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 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning
UK
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1004 1014 998
Rank change year-on-year +10 -16 +87
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 108 196 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 84 157 154
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £35,113 £36,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £93,750 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -20.00%

Business Continuity Planning 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 138,127 161,659 160,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.74% 91.83% 91.32%
Number of salaries quoted 108,885 131,262 132,258
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity Planning in the UK

Business Continuity Planning
Top 10 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 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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 +3 108 £65,000 +18.18% 17
London +21 70 £70,000 -12.50% 6
UK excluding London -9 38 £42,500 +0.59% 12
Midlands +27 20 £40,000 +6.67% 5
West Midlands +16 17 £42,500 +13.33% 5
South East +14 10 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +34 6 £26,324 -40.17%
North of England +32 6 £26,324 -40.17%
East Midlands - 3 £37,250 -
South West +18 2 £45,000 -23.40% 4

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Business Continuity Planning.

1 108 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 66 (61.11%) BCP
3 54 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 52 (48.15%) ITIL
5 37 (34.26%) Service Delivery
6 28 (25.93%) Information Security
7 26 (24.07%) Management Information System
8 25 (23.15%) Windows
8 25 (23.15%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (22.22%) SQL
9 24 (22.22%) Degree
10 22 (20.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 22 (20.37%) Risk Management
11 21 (19.44%) Change Management
12 20 (18.52%) Data Protection
12 20 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (18.52%) Finance
13 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
14 18 (16.67%) SLA
15 17 (15.74%) Project Management
16 16 (14.81%) Data Centre
16 16 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (13.89%) Windows Server
17 15 (13.89%) VMware
17 15 (13.89%) Problem Management
18 14 (12.96%) Firewall
18 14 (12.96%) ITSM
18 14 (12.96%) GDPR
19 13 (12.04%) JD Edwards
19 13 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure

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 9 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (1.85%) Confluence
2 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.85%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (7.41%) IaaS
2 8 (7.41%) PaaS
3 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.56%) SaaS
4 5 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.70%) Office 365
6 2 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.96%) Firewall
2 10 (9.26%) SNMP
3 9 (8.33%) Modbus
4 6 (5.56%) SAN
5 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.78%) NAS
6 3 (2.78%) WAN
6 3 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.85%) DNS
7 2 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.85%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.85%) PBX
7 2 (1.85%) VPN
8 1 (0.93%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.93%) DHCP
8 1 (0.93%) DSL
8 1 (0.93%) Intranet
8 1 (0.93%) LAN
8 1 (0.93%) MPLS
8 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.33%) Power BI
2 6 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 20 (18.52%) Finance
2 11 (10.19%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.48%) Billing
3 7 (6.48%) Law
4 4 (3.70%) Banking
4 4 (3.70%) Marketing
5 3 (2.78%) Retail
6 2 (1.85%) Back Office
6 2 (1.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.93%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (20.37%) Analyst
2 21 (19.44%) Security Manager
3 14 (12.96%) Information Manager
3 14 (12.96%) Information Security Manager
4 13 (12.04%) IT Manager
5 11 (10.19%) Developer
6 10 (9.26%) Security Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Integration Developer
7 9 (8.33%) RPG Developer
7 9 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 8 (7.41%) IT Security Manager
8 8 (7.41%) Network Manager
8 8 (7.41%) Presales Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Head of Delivery
9 7 (6.48%) Head of Service Delivery
10 6 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Head of IT
10 6 (5.56%) Security Officer
10 6 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) EDI
2 7 (6.48%) Middleware
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.07%) Management Information System
2 25 (23.15%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (14.81%) Data Centre
4 9 (8.33%) CMDB
4 9 (8.33%) iSeries
5 7 (6.48%) AS400
6 6 (5.56%) Reinsurance
7 3 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.93%) Animation
8 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.93%) Fintech
8 1 (0.93%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.93%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.93%) Life Science
8 1 (0.93%) PKI
8 1 (0.93%) PMI
8 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.15%) Windows
2 15 (13.89%) Windows Server
3 9 (8.33%) Linux
4 8 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.85%) Android
5 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 66 (61.11%) BCP
3 54 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 52 (48.15%) ITIL
5 37 (34.26%) Service Delivery
6 28 (25.93%) Information Security
7 22 (20.37%) Risk Management
8 21 (19.44%) Change Management
9 20 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (18.52%) Data Protection
10 17 (15.74%) Project Management
11 16 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (13.89%) Problem Management
13 14 (12.96%) ITSM
14 13 (12.04%) ISMS
15 12 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
15 12 (11.11%) SDLC
16 11 (10.19%) Decision-Making
16 11 (10.19%) Incident Management
17 10 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.22%) SQL
2 9 (8.33%) Java
2 9 (8.33%) RPG
2 9 (8.33%) RPG IV
3 7 (6.48%) VB
4 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (22.22%) Degree
2 8 (7.41%) CCNA
2 8 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.41%) CISSP
3 7 (6.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.70%) CISM
5 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.85%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.93%) CCNP
7 1 (0.93%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.93%) HNC
7 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (16.67%) SLA
3 14 (12.96%) GDPR
4 10 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 10 (9.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (8.33%) PCI DSS
6 8 (7.41%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (6.48%) Basel II
7 7 (6.48%) HIPAA
7 7 (6.48%) ISO 22301
8 5 (4.63%) QA
9 3 (2.78%) COBIT
9 3 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.93%) GAMP
11 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.85%) RHEV
4 2 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.93%) Docker
5 1 (0.93%) NLBS
5 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.85%) Ansible
1 2 (1.85%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.85%) Puppet
1 2 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.93%) WMI
2 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.89%) VMware
3 13 (12.04%) JD Edwards
4 8 (7.41%) Apple
5 4 (3.70%) Cognos
6 3 (2.78%) AlienVault
6 3 (2.78%) Citrix
6 3 (2.78%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.85%) Cisco
7 2 (1.85%) Mitel
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle
7 2 (1.85%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.85%) Snow
8 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.93%) CommVault
8 1 (0.93%) F5
8 1 (0.93%) NetApp
8 1 (0.93%) SAP
8 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.93%) Trend Micro