Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Contingency Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Contingency Planning over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Contingency Planning
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 979 927 994
Rank change year-on-year -52 +67 -1
Permanent jobs citing Contingency Planning 198 253 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 147 199 218
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,500 £75,075
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - -7.41% -1.82%

Contingency 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 156,033 155,853 179,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.78% 90.62% 89.96%
Number of salaries quoted 125,429 126,903 149,323
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Contingency Planning
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Contingency Planning in the UK

Contingency Planning
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Contingency Planning in the UK

Contingency Planning
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Contingency Planning over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Contingency Planning in the UK

Contingency Planning
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Contingency Planning within the UK over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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 -38 190 £52,500 +5.00% 17
UK excluding London -7 116 £50,000 - 9
London -50 75 £55,000 +10.00% 10
South East -7 39 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Midlands +23 27 £50,000 -6.98% 4
West Midlands +32 26 £50,000 -13.04% 2
East of England +11 23 £75,000 +66.67%
South West -10 15 £35,000 -18.13%
North of England -2 13 £36,250 -30.95%
North West +9 11 £41,250 +3.13%
Yorkshire +10 2 £32,500 -38.10%
Wales +7 1 £27,500 -38.89%
East Midlands -2 1 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Scotland -52 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing Contingency 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 Contingency Planning.

1 96 (48.48%) Finance
2 86 (43.43%) Project Management
3 57 (28.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (26.26%) Change Management
4 52 (26.26%) Microsoft
5 48 (24.24%) PRINCE2
6 38 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (17.17%) Data Centre
8 31 (15.66%) Microsoft Azure
8 31 (15.66%) Degree
8 31 (15.66%) ITIL
9 29 (14.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (14.14%) Project Planning
11 27 (13.64%) Risk Management
11 27 (13.64%) Windows
11 27 (13.64%) Virtual Team
12 26 (13.13%) Presales
12 26 (13.13%) Citrix
13 25 (12.63%) Management Information System
14 24 (12.12%) SQL
14 24 (12.12%) Office 365
14 24 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (12.12%) PMO
15 23 (11.62%) Problem-Solving
15 23 (11.62%) VMware
16 22 (11.11%) Banking
17 20 (10.10%) Migration
17 20 (10.10%) Business Development
18 19 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
18 19 (9.60%) Active Directory

Contingency 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 10 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.55%) IIS
3 7 (3.54%) Confluence
4 4 (2.02%) Moodle
5 3 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.52%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.51%) Liferay
6 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (9.60%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Visualfiles
2 3 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.01%) HFM
3 2 (1.01%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (1.01%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (12.12%) Office 365
3 16 (8.08%) SaaS
4 3 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.60%) LAN
2 17 (8.59%) WAN
3 13 (6.57%) VPN
4 12 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (6.06%) Firewall
4 12 (6.06%) iSCSI
4 12 (6.06%) NAS
4 12 (6.06%) SAN
5 10 (5.05%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (4.04%) DHCP
6 8 (4.04%) DNS
7 6 (3.03%) Extranet
8 3 (1.52%) Internet
8 3 (1.52%) Skype
8 3 (1.52%) Wireless
9 2 (1.01%) Intranet
10 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.51%) MPLS
10 1 (0.51%) SONET
10 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.05%) GIS
3 5 (2.53%) Big Data
4 4 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.52%) Power BI
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.01%) Essbase
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (5.05%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
General
1 96 (48.48%) Finance
2 22 (11.11%) Banking
3 15 (7.58%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.57%) Marketing
5 11 (5.56%) Legal
6 10 (5.05%) Retail
7 9 (4.55%) Investment Banking
8 8 (4.04%) Law
9 7 (3.54%) Financial Institution
10 5 (2.53%) Retail Banking
11 4 (2.02%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (1.01%) Billing
13 2 (1.01%) Electronics
13 2 (1.01%) French Language
14 1 (0.51%) Games
14 1 (0.51%) German Language
14 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 91 (45.96%) Project Manager
2 21 (10.61%) IT Manager
3 20 (10.10%) Infrastructure Manager
3 20 (10.10%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 19 (9.60%) Analyst
4 19 (9.60%) IT Project Manager
5 18 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 18 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
6 13 (6.57%) Head of Managed Services
7 9 (4.55%) Head of Operations
7 9 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (3.54%) Programme Manager
9 6 (3.03%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.03%) Consultant
9 6 (3.03%) VMware Engineer
10 5 (2.53%) Head of Applications
10 5 (2.53%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (2.53%) Senior IT Project Manager
10 5 (2.53%) Technical Project Manager
10 5 (2.53%) Workflow Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.03%) Web Services
1 6 (3.03%) XML
2 5 (2.53%) .NET
2 5 (2.53%) Middleware
3 2 (1.01%) WCF
4 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.51%) J2EE
4 1 (0.51%) React
4 1 (0.51%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.17%) Data Centre
2 27 (13.64%) Virtual Team
3 25 (12.63%) Management Information System
4 17 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.55%) Fintech
5 9 (4.55%) Public Cloud
5 9 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.55%) User Experience
6 5 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.53%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.02%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.02%) e-Learning
7 4 (2.02%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (2.02%) VLE
8 3 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.01%) CMDB
9 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.51%) AS400
10 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.51%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.64%) Windows
2 13 (6.57%) Linux
3 11 (5.56%) Solaris
4 10 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.54%) Unix
6 6 (3.03%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.02%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.02%) zOS
8 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (43.43%) Project Management
2 57 (28.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (26.26%) Change Management
4 48 (24.24%) PRINCE2
5 38 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (15.66%) ITIL
7 29 (14.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 28 (14.14%) Project Planning
9 27 (13.64%) Risk Management
10 26 (13.13%) Presales
11 23 (11.62%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (10.10%) Business Development
12 20 (10.10%) Migration
13 19 (9.60%) Change Control
14 17 (8.59%) Configuration Management
14 17 (8.59%) Service Delivery
15 16 (8.08%) Information Security
16 15 (7.58%) Matrix Management
16 15 (7.58%) Project Governance
17 14 (7.07%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.12%) SQL
2 6 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 4 (2.02%) REXX
4 2 (1.01%) Perl
4 2 (1.01%) Python
5 1 (0.51%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.51%) C
5 1 (0.51%) C++
5 1 (0.51%) Java
5 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.51%) PHP
5 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (15.66%) Degree
2 13 (6.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (5.05%) PMP
4 9 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.54%) CCNA
6 6 (3.03%) PMI Certification
7 5 (2.53%) CISSP
7 5 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.02%) CCSA
8 4 (2.02%) CEH
8 4 (2.02%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.01%) APMP
9 2 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.51%) CCDE
10 1 (0.51%) CCDP
10 1 (0.51%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (0.51%) IISP
10 1 (0.51%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.12%) PMO
2 17 (8.59%) QA
3 16 (8.08%) SLA
4 15 (7.58%) GDPR
5 14 (7.07%) ISO 9001
5 14 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (2.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (9.60%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.03%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.01%) Firmware
5 2 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.51%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.51%) Docker
6 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.51%) Xen
6 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Ansible
1 1 (0.51%) Nessus
1 1 (0.51%) OSSEC
1 1 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 52 (26.26%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.13%) Citrix
3 23 (11.62%) VMware
4 16 (8.08%) Oracle
5 12 (6.06%) Cisco
6 11 (5.56%) Micro Focus
7 8 (4.04%) Google
7 8 (4.04%) SAP
8 6 (3.03%) Intapp
9 5 (2.53%) Capita
9 5 (2.53%) IBM
10 4 (2.02%) ConnectWise
11 3 (1.52%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.52%) HP
11 3 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.52%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.01%) Dell
12 2 (1.01%) Hyperion
12 2 (1.01%) Juniper
12 2 (1.01%) PeopleSoft