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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank - 55 56
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 0 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.64% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.02% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Average salary - £19,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -57.77%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.28% -4.70%
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
406 445 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.84% 81.06% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 340 393 313
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Squid
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Varnish
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Squid
1 5 (100.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) SCOM
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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