The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 54 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.22% 1.19% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 1.45% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £55,000 £19,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+189.47% -62.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
Business Continuity
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
388 345 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 87.00% 82.14% 76.55%
Number of salaries quoted 340 302 308
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Lancashire

Business Continuity
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Continuity.

1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) SAP xMII
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Continuity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP xMII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Information Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) SUSE
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat