The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 233 220
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 17 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.097% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £49,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year - -8.10%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4558 5458 4965
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.37% 88.69% 87.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3780 4225 4084
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Continuity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Business Continuity Planning
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity Planning in the West Midlands

Business Continuity Planning
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity Planning in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity Planning in the West Midlands

Business Continuity Planning
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham +18 6 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 6 £70,000 -
Warwickshire +7 2 - -
Smethwick - 1 £50,000 -
Business Continuity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Business Continuity Planning.

1 23 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 16 (69.57%) BCP
3 15 (65.22%) Information Security
4 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (56.52%) Project Management
6 9 (39.13%) Finance
7 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
8 7 (30.43%) ITIL
8 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
8 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (26.09%) GDPR
9 6 (26.09%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
9 6 (26.09%) ISMS
9 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
10 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
10 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
10 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
11 4 (17.39%) CISMP
11 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
11 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (17.39%) Trend Analysis
11 4 (17.39%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (17.39%) Security Operations
11 4 (17.39%) Wireless

Business Continuity Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) LAN
1 4 (17.39%) SNMP
1 4 (17.39%) WAN
1 4 (17.39%) Wireless
2 2 (8.70%) Broadband
2 2 (8.70%) Intranet
2 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Security Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Information Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (26.09%) IT Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) ICT Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Fintech
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 16 (69.57%) BCP
3 15 (65.22%) Information Security
4 13 (56.52%) Project Management
5 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 6 (26.09%) ISMS
7 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
8 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
8 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
9 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
9 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (17.39%) Security Management
9 4 (17.39%) Security Operations
9 4 (17.39%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Wealth Management
10 3 (13.04%) CRM
10 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CISMP
1 4 (17.39%) CISSP
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
3 6 (26.09%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (26.09%) GDPR
4 3 (13.04%) COBIT
4 3 (13.04%) PMO
5 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
1 4 (17.39%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) Dell
2 4 (17.39%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) IronPort
2 4 (17.39%) VMware