The first table below looks at the demand for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 159 168 150
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 32 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.78% 0.58% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.73% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 27
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +2.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3370 3293 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.36% 78.97% 76.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2776 2804 2535
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Business Continuity
North West

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Manchester

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Manchester

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 4 - - 1
Stockport - 4 - -
Salford -1 2 £32,000 -14.66%
Wigan - 1 £35,000 - 1
Business Continuity
North West

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (40.68%) Linux
2 23 (38.98%) Finance
3 22 (37.29%) VMware
3 22 (37.29%) SAN
3 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (30.51%) Windows
4 18 (30.51%) Oracle
5 17 (28.81%) SQL
6 16 (27.12%) ITIL
6 16 (27.12%) Relational Database
7 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database
8 14 (23.73%) EMC
8 14 (23.73%) RDBMS
8 14 (23.73%) IBM
8 14 (23.73%) Middleware
9 13 (22.03%) Symantec
9 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
9 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (22.03%) WebSphere
10 12 (20.34%) Infrastructure Management
10 12 (20.34%) Cisco
10 12 (20.34%) Solaris
10 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
10 12 (20.34%) Tivoli
11 11 (18.64%) Banking
11 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
12 10 (16.95%) UNIX
12 10 (16.95%) Citrix
12 10 (16.95%) Replication
12 10 (16.95%) GIS

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (22.03%) WebSphere
2 9 (15.25%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) SAN
2 4 (6.78%) Junos
3 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.08%) DNS
3 3 (5.08%) DHCP
3 3 (5.08%) IPv6
3 3 (5.08%) OSPF
3 3 (5.08%) Firewall
4 2 (3.39%) Wireless
4 2 (3.39%) IPsec
4 2 (3.39%) BGP-4
4 2 (3.39%) EIGRP
4 2 (3.39%) Internet
4 2 (3.39%) IKE
4 2 (3.39%) SNMP
4 2 (3.39%) LAN
4 2 (3.39%) WAN
4 2 (3.39%) IPv4
4 2 (3.39%) Multicast
5 1 (1.69%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) Relational Database
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database
3 14 (23.73%) RDBMS
4 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.08%) DB2
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Workshop
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (38.98%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Architect
2 12 (20.34%) DBA
2 12 (20.34%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (15.25%) SQL DBA
4 8 (13.56%) Business Continuity Specialist
5 7 (11.86%) Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Consultant
6 6 (10.17%) Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (8.47%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Service Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Service Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (3.39%) Applications Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) Middleware
2 2 (3.39%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) XSLT
2 2 (3.39%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.69%) LAMP
3 1 (1.69%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) GIS
1 10 (16.95%) Replication
2 2 (3.39%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.69%) Firmware
3 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Linux
2 18 (30.51%) Windows
3 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (20.34%) Solaris
5 10 (16.95%) UNIX
6 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.39%) OS/400
8 2 (3.39%) zOS
8 2 (3.39%) AIX
8 2 (3.39%) HPUX
8 2 (3.39%) SUSE
9 1 (1.69%) Debian
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) ITIL
2 12 (20.34%) Infrastructure Management
3 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
4 9 (15.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (13.56%) Business Continuity Planning
6 7 (11.86%) Network Management
6 7 (11.86%) Data Management
7 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.17%) Change Management
7 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
8 5 (8.47%) Performance Management
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.47%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (8.47%) Project Management
9 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.78%) Network Architecture
10 3 (5.08%) Business Development
10 3 (5.08%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
2 3 (5.08%) Java
2 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.69%) Perl
3 1 (1.69%) VB
3 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) CCIE
2 2 (3.39%) CCNP
2 2 (3.39%) CCDP
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.39%) KVM
4 1 (1.69%) RHEV
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
4 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.08%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) VMware
2 18 (30.51%) Oracle
3 14 (23.73%) IBM
3 14 (23.73%) EMC
4 13 (22.03%) Symantec
4 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
5 12 (20.34%) Cisco
6 10 (16.95%) Citrix
7 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.17%) Juniper
9 3 (5.08%) HP
9 3 (5.08%) Sybase
9 3 (5.08%) NetApp
10 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.39%) Brocade
10 2 (3.39%) BMC
10 2 (3.39%) CA
11 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago