The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Business Continuity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 415 406 407
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 583 730 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.74% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.83% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 468 585 614
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Business Continuity 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 79702 87753 97622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.97% 88.01%
Number of salaries quoted 64312 73316 79772
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 £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in the UK

Business Continuity
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in the UK

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in the UK

Business Continuity
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 -24 542 £55,000 +10.00% 46
London +62 246 £59,000 +7.27% 10
South East -56 81 £60,000 +20.00% 19
Yorkshire -11 57 £40,000 - 4
East of England +20 54 £42,000 +1.81% 2
West Midlands +13 53 £45,000 -7.69% 2
City of London +38 43 £63,500 +20.95% 2
West Yorkshire -8 42 £42,000 +5.00% 4
Surrey +16 29 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Birmingham +9 29 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Scotland +6 22 £47,000 -6.00% 5
Bradford +3 21 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Leeds -5 20 £41,250 -17.91% 2
North West -44 20 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Suffolk +21 18 £42,000 -23.63%
East Midlands -15 18 £47,500 +11.76%
Ipswich +27 17 £42,000 -16.00%
Berkshire -15 17 £62,500 +19.04% 4
Hertfordshire +1 16 £56,250 +50.00% 1
Oxfordshire +19 12 £46,500 +3.33%
Essex +6 12 £37,000 -21.27%
Manchester -28 12 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Edinburgh -11 11 £45,000 -14.28%
Oxford +9 10 £51,500 +3.00%
North Yorkshire +5 10 £37,500 -11.76%
South West -24 10 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Glasgow +11 9 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Northamptonshire +5 9 £65,000 +116.66%
Staffordshire +16 8 £66,250 +165.00%
East Sussex +15 8 £72,500 +70.58% 4

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Business Continuity 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.

1 539 (48.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 364 (32.65%) ITIL
3 331 (29.69%) Finance
4 292 (26.19%) VMware
5 287 (25.74%) Windows
6 267 (23.95%) Microsoft
7 254 (22.78%) Information Security
8 211 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 208 (18.65%) Firewall
10 202 (18.12%) Cisco
11 183 (16.41%) Business Continuity Planning
12 180 (16.14%) CISSP
12 180 (16.14%) Management Information System
13 179 (16.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 160 (14.35%) Risk Management
15 158 (14.17%) Active Directory
16 155 (13.90%) Windows Server
17 153 (13.72%) Degree
18 150 (13.45%) Linux
19 147 (13.18%) BCP
20 141 (12.65%) CISM
21 130 (11.66%) SQL
22 127 (11.39%) Service Management
23 125 (11.21%) SAN
24 123 (11.03%) SQL Server
24 123 (11.03%) SLA
25 122 (10.94%) Project Management
26 115 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
27 114 (10.22%) DNS
28 113 (10.13%) VPN

Business Continuity
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 71 (6.37%) MS Exchange
2 47 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (3.77%) IIS
4 32 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (2.51%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.35%) Skype for Business
7 12 (1.08%) JBoss
7 12 (1.08%) SAS
8 11 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.72%) Apache
10 5 (0.45%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.45%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.36%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 71 (6.37%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (3.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (1.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (0.45%) Magento
2 5 (0.45%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.18%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.090%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.090%) HFM
6 1 (0.090%) Movex
6 1 (0.090%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.090%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 102 (9.15%) Office 365
2 94 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (4.04%) SaaS
5 41 (3.68%) IaaS
6 36 (3.23%) PaaS
7 33 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (2.60%) Mimecast
9 19 (1.70%) G Suite
10 5 (0.45%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.27%) Yammer
12 1 (0.090%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.090%) GitHub
12 1 (0.090%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.090%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 208 (18.65%) Firewall
2 125 (11.21%) SAN
3 114 (10.22%) DNS
4 113 (10.13%) VPN
5 94 (8.43%) LAN
6 89 (7.98%) WAN
7 86 (7.71%) TCP/IP
8 66 (5.92%) Network Security
9 61 (5.47%) DHCP
10 57 (5.11%) VoIP
11 42 (3.77%) Wireless
12 38 (3.41%) Internet
13 37 (3.32%) MPLS
13 37 (3.32%) OSPF
14 30 (2.69%) RIP
14 30 (2.69%) VLAN
15 27 (2.42%) SSL
16 24 (2.15%) BGP
16 24 (2.15%) LDAP
16 24 (2.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (11.03%) SQL Server
2 47 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (2.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 24 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (1.79%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.70%) SQL Server 2016
12 18 (1.61%) MySQL
13 14 (1.26%) Big Data
14 10 (0.90%) Hadoop
15 7 (0.63%) GIS
15 7 (0.63%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
16 5 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
17 4 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
17 4 (0.36%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (1.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.36%) Ant
2 4 (0.36%) Maven
2 4 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.27%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.090%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.090%) ERwin
5 1 (0.090%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (0.090%) JIRA
5 1 (0.090%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.090%) Subversion
5 1 (0.090%) XMLSpy
General
1 331 (29.69%) Finance
2 89 (7.98%) Telecoms
3 76 (6.82%) Banking
4 72 (6.46%) Legal
5 47 (4.22%) Retail
6 21 (1.88%) Law
7 20 (1.79%) Marketing
8 16 (1.43%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.35%) Retail Banking
10 8 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.63%) Publishing
12 6 (0.54%) Advertising
12 6 (0.54%) Automotive
12 6 (0.54%) Back Office
13 5 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.45%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.36%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.18%) Electronics
16 2 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 115 (10.31%) IT Manager
2 97 (8.70%) Analyst
2 97 (8.70%) Security Manager
3 65 (5.83%) Consultant
3 65 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 58 (5.20%) Architect
5 55 (4.93%) Service Manager
6 45 (4.04%) IT Security Manager
7 41 (3.68%) Administrator
8 40 (3.59%) Infrastructure Manager
8 40 (3.59%) Security Analyst
9 39 (3.50%) Network Engineer
10 36 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
11 34 (3.05%) Security Specialist
12 32 (2.87%) Information Manager
13 30 (2.69%) Information Security Manager
13 30 (2.69%) Support Engineer
14 28 (2.51%) Cisco Engineer
14 28 (2.51%) Developer
14 28 (2.51%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.43%) Web Services
2 13 (1.17%) .NET
3 10 (0.90%) Middleware
4 8 (0.72%) HTML
5 7 (0.63%) EDI
6 5 (0.45%) RESTful
6 5 (0.45%) XML
7 3 (0.27%) SAP Basis
7 3 (0.27%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.18%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.18%) COM
8 2 (0.18%) COM+
8 2 (0.18%) CSS
8 2 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.18%) JMS
8 2 (0.18%) SOAP
8 2 (0.18%) Spring
8 2 (0.18%) WAP
8 2 (0.18%) WCF
8 2 (0.18%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 180 (16.14%) Management Information System
2 103 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (9.24%) Data Centre
3 66 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 36 (3.23%) Clustering
5 31 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
6 25 (2.24%) Private Cloud
7 24 (2.15%) Driving Licence
8 17 (1.52%) CESG
9 16 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
10 14 (1.26%) User Experience
11 13 (1.17%) Security Operations Centre
11 13 (1.17%) Virtual Team
12 12 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
13 11 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
13 11 (0.99%) Public Cloud
14 10 (0.90%) Fintech
14 10 (0.90%) Replication
15 9 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (0.81%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 287 (25.74%) Windows
2 155 (13.90%) Windows Server
3 150 (13.45%) Linux
4 105 (9.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 83 (7.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 72 (6.46%) Unix
7 55 (4.93%) Windows 7
8 54 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (3.41%) Windows 10
10 22 (1.97%) CentOS
10 22 (1.97%) Solaris
11 20 (1.79%) Mac OS X
12 13 (1.17%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.90%) HPUX
15 8 (0.72%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.72%) Debian
16 7 (0.63%) NetWare
17 6 (0.54%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 539 (48.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 364 (32.65%) ITIL
3 254 (22.78%) Information Security
4 183 (16.41%) Business Continuity Planning
5 160 (14.35%) Risk Management
6 147 (13.18%) BCP
7 127 (11.39%) Service Management
8 122 (10.94%) Project Management
9 115 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 112 (10.04%) Data Protection
11 109 (9.78%) Security Management
12 101 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 92 (8.25%) Service Delivery
14 82 (7.35%) Change Management
15 75 (6.73%) Cybersecurity
15 75 (6.73%) Incident Management
16 68 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
17 67 (6.01%) Problem Management
18 66 (5.92%) IT Strategy
19 61 (5.47%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 130 (11.66%) SQL
2 43 (3.86%) Perl
3 30 (2.69%) Python
4 29 (2.60%) Bash Shell
5 27 (2.42%) Ruby
6 26 (2.33%) C
6 26 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 20 (1.79%) Java
8 17 (1.52%) T-SQL
9 16 (1.43%) Shell Script
10 7 (0.63%) VB
11 6 (0.54%) PHP
12 5 (0.45%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.36%) C#
13 4 (0.36%) VBA
14 3 (0.27%) AWK
14 3 (0.27%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.27%) Korn
14 3 (0.27%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 180 (16.14%) CISSP
2 153 (13.72%) Degree
3 141 (12.65%) CISM
4 95 (8.52%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (6.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 56 (5.02%) ITIL Certification
7 55 (4.93%) CCNA
7 55 (4.93%) CCNP
8 50 (4.48%) MCSE
9 48 (4.30%) CISA
10 47 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
11 46 (4.13%) Security Cleared
12 34 (3.05%) SC Cleared
13 25 (2.24%) MCP
14 22 (1.97%) MCSA
15 16 (1.43%) CESG Certified Professional
16 15 (1.35%) CompTIA Security+
16 15 (1.35%) Security+ Certification
17 14 (1.26%) DBS Check
17 14 (1.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (16.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 123 (11.03%) SLA
3 75 (6.73%) PCI DSS
4 59 (5.29%) QA
5 35 (3.14%) GDPR
6 28 (2.51%) ISO 22301
7 25 (2.24%) COBIT
8 24 (2.15%) Cyber Essentials
9 22 (1.97%) ISO 9001
10 21 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 19 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 15 (1.35%) PMO
13 10 (0.90%) Data Quality
13 10 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 8 (0.72%) BS25999
14 8 (0.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 8 (0.72%) JSP 440
15 7 (0.63%) ISO 14001
16 5 (0.45%) COSO
16 5 (0.45%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 211 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 158 (14.17%) Active Directory
3 78 (7.00%) Hyper-V
4 49 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (2.96%) vSphere
6 30 (2.69%) Virtual Machines
7 25 (2.24%) XenApp
8 21 (1.88%) NFS
9 20 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
10 18 (1.61%) iptables
11 10 (0.90%) XenServer
12 9 (0.81%) GlusterFS
13 7 (0.63%) KVM
13 7 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.54%) Docker
14 6 (0.54%) XenDesktop
15 5 (0.45%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.45%) vCloud
16 4 (0.36%) Firmware
16 4 (0.36%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 54 (4.84%) SCCM
2 35 (3.14%) Puppet
3 26 (2.33%) Nagios
3 26 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
4 23 (2.06%) Backup Exec
4 23 (2.06%) SCOM
5 22 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
6 18 (1.61%) Cisco UCCX
6 18 (1.61%) vCenter Server
7 16 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
8 15 (1.35%) Ansible
9 14 (1.26%) NetBackup
10 13 (1.17%) Failover Clustering
11 12 (1.08%) AirWatch
11 12 (1.08%) Cisco CME
12 10 (0.90%) FortiGate
13 9 (0.81%) CFEngine
14 8 (0.72%) EMC VPLEX
14 8 (0.72%) Simpana
Vendors
1 292 (26.19%) VMware
2 267 (23.95%) Microsoft
3 202 (18.12%) Cisco
4 81 (7.26%) Oracle
5 77 (6.91%) Citrix
6 68 (6.10%) HP
6 68 (6.10%) Red Hat
7 49 (4.39%) CheckPoint
8 38 (3.41%) NetApp
9 29 (2.60%) Avaya
10 28 (2.51%) Dell
11 21 (1.88%) Google
11 21 (1.88%) Meraki
11 21 (1.88%) Palo Alto
11 21 (1.88%) Sophos
12 20 (1.79%) Juniper
13 17 (1.52%) EMC
13 17 (1.52%) SolarWinds
14 15 (1.35%) CommVault
14 15 (1.35%) Symantec
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Premium Credit
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Slough and Eton School
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum , fringe
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Modis International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + £30-£40 base + Double OTE + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
MAG
Salary: From £34,344 to £38,856 per annum plus contributory pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
SEEMiS Group LLP
Salary: From £31,972 to £34,965 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum OTE £40k, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 9 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000 per annum + + Company & Performance Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 65000
Posted: 6 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago