Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 320 310
Rank change year-on-year +20 -10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity Planning 25 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 5
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% -14.29%
10th Percentile £30,850 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,000 £58,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,860 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.14% -3.12% +5.00%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9001 10197 9565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.87% 89.21% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7279 7971 7907
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,700
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Business Continuity Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Business Continuity Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +28 17 £37,500 -25.00%
Solihull - 2 £47,500 -
Staffordshire +15 1 - -
Warwickshire -1 1 £71,250 - 1
Worcestershire -3 1 £42,500 -
Smethwick - 1 £50,000 -
Business Continuity Planning
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 25 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 19 (76.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (72.00%) Windows
3 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (64.00%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (64.00%) Firewall
4 16 (64.00%) VMware
5 14 (56.00%) BCP
6 12 (48.00%) Project Management
6 12 (48.00%) SAN
6 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (48.00%) PRINCE2
6 12 (48.00%) CCNA
6 12 (48.00%) Finance
6 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (40.00%) COBIT
8 10 (40.00%) ITIL
9 9 (36.00%) MCSE
9 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
9 9 (36.00%) LAN
9 9 (36.00%) VoIP
9 9 (36.00%) WAN
9 9 (36.00%) SSL
9 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003

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 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Apache
2 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) SAN
3 9 (36.00%) IPsec
3 9 (36.00%) LAN
3 9 (36.00%) SSL
3 9 (36.00%) VoIP
3 9 (36.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (32.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Network Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Network Support
5 3 (12.00%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
6 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Information Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Clustering
1 7 (28.00%) Handset
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
1 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (28.00%) CentOS
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 19 (76.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (56.00%) BCP
4 12 (48.00%) PRINCE2
4 12 (48.00%) Project Management
4 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (40.00%) ITIL
6 9 (36.00%) Contingency Planning
6 9 (36.00%) IT Strategy
6 9 (36.00%) Network Design
6 9 (36.00%) Six Sigma
6 9 (36.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (20.00%) Information Security
7 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (12.00%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Change Control
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 2 (8.00%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) CCNA
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (36.00%) MCSE
3 3 (12.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (40.00%) COBIT
3 3 (12.00%) SLA
4 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (8.00%) PMO
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (4.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (64.00%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (28.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) Juniper
3 7 (28.00%) Red Hat