The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 200 187 186
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 59 59 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 0.95% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.08% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 51 31 64
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Business Continuity
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5614 5472 6510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.28% 87.82% 86.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4709 4504 5592
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in the North West

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in the North West

Business Continuity
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -12 27 £41,500 -21.32% 3
Cheshire +22 19 £39,500 -24.76% 2
Lancashire +3 13 £18,000 -57.39%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Business Continuity 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 North West region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 57 (61.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (31.18%) Microsoft
3 27 (29.03%) Information Security
4 26 (27.96%) ITIL
5 24 (25.81%) Cisco
6 23 (24.73%) Finance
7 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
7 21 (22.58%) WAN
8 20 (21.51%) LAN
8 20 (21.51%) Security Management
8 20 (21.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 19 (20.43%) Telecoms
9 19 (20.43%) SLA
10 18 (19.35%) Legal
10 18 (19.35%) VMware
10 18 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (17.20%) Incident Management
11 16 (17.20%) Active Directory
12 15 (16.13%) CISSP
12 15 (16.13%) Risk Management
13 14 (15.05%) PCI DSS
13 14 (15.05%) Network Security
13 14 (15.05%) Windows
13 14 (15.05%) SQL
14 13 (13.98%) Symantec
14 13 (13.98%) Firewall
14 13 (13.98%) Information Security Management
14 13 (13.98%) Unified Communications
14 13 (13.98%) Degree
14 13 (13.98%) Office 365

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.08%) Confluence
4 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.98%) Office 365
2 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.38%) SaaS
4 4 (4.30%) Basecamp
5 3 (3.23%) IaaS
5 3 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.58%) WAN
2 20 (21.51%) LAN
3 14 (15.05%) Network Security
4 13 (13.98%) Firewall
4 13 (13.98%) Unified Communications
5 11 (11.83%) DNS
6 9 (9.68%) VLAN
7 8 (8.60%) DHCP
8 7 (7.53%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (7.53%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (7.53%) VPN
8 7 (7.53%) Wireless
9 6 (6.45%) BGP
9 6 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (6.45%) Internet
9 6 (6.45%) OSPF
10 5 (5.38%) ADSL
10 5 (5.38%) MPLS
11 4 (4.30%) VoIP
11 4 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.38%) MySQL
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.30%) Bugzilla
2 4 (4.30%) JIRA
General
1 23 (24.73%) Finance
2 19 (20.43%) Telecoms
3 18 (19.35%) Legal
4 8 (8.60%) Banking
5 6 (6.45%) Law
5 6 (6.45%) Marketing
6 3 (3.23%) Back Office
6 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.23%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (16.13%) Security Manager
2 10 (10.75%) Information Manager
2 10 (10.75%) Information Security Manager
2 10 (10.75%) IT Support
3 9 (9.68%) IT Manager
4 7 (7.53%) Consultant
4 7 (7.53%) IT Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Sales Executive
5 6 (6.45%) Account Manager
5 6 (6.45%) Analyst
5 6 (6.45%) DBA
5 6 (6.45%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 6 (6.45%) IT Security Manager
5 6 (6.45%) SQL DBA
6 5 (5.38%) Citrix Architect
6 5 (5.38%) Head of IT
6 5 (5.38%) IT Sales Executive
6 5 (5.38%) Sales Manager
6 5 (5.38%) Security Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) Web Services
2 3 (3.23%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (1.08%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.08%) CSS
3 1 (1.08%) HTML
3 1 (1.08%) jQuery
3 1 (1.08%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
1 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.60%) Statistics
4 6 (6.45%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.38%) FlexPod
5 5 (5.38%) Social Media
6 4 (4.30%) Clustering
7 3 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (3.23%) iPad
7 3 (3.23%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.23%) Replication
8 2 (2.15%) NHS
9 1 (1.08%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (1.08%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.05%) Windows
2 10 (10.75%) Linux
3 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.15%) Unix
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (61.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (29.03%) Information Security
3 26 (27.96%) ITIL
4 20 (21.51%) Security Management
5 16 (17.20%) Incident Management
6 15 (16.13%) Risk Management
7 13 (13.98%) Information Security Management
8 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
9 10 (10.75%) B2B
9 10 (10.75%) BCP
9 10 (10.75%) Business Continuity Planning
9 10 (10.75%) Security Testing
10 9 (9.68%) Business Development
10 9 (9.68%) Data Management
10 9 (9.68%) Data Security
10 9 (9.68%) High Availability
10 9 (9.68%) Security Operations
10 9 (9.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 8 (8.60%) ITIL V3
12 7 (7.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.45%) C
4 3 (3.23%) PHP
5 2 (2.15%) C#
6 1 (1.08%) Java
6 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.08%) VBA
6 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) CISSP
2 13 (13.98%) Degree
3 12 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (12.90%) CISM
4 9 (9.68%) CCNP
5 7 (7.53%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.45%) DV Cleared
7 5 (5.38%) CCNA
8 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.30%) MCSA
8 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (2.15%) NVQ Level 4
11 1 (1.08%) MCP
11 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (20.43%) SLA
3 14 (15.05%) PCI DSS
4 5 (5.38%) QA
4 5 (5.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (4.30%) ISO27002
6 2 (2.15%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.08%) BS25999
System Software
1 18 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.20%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (4.30%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.15%) vSphere
8 1 (1.08%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.08%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (31.18%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.81%) Cisco
3 18 (19.35%) VMware
4 13 (13.98%) Symantec
5 9 (9.68%) NetApp
6 8 (8.60%) HP
7 7 (7.53%) Citrix
8 5 (5.38%) AppSense
8 5 (5.38%) Google
8 5 (5.38%) Veeam
9 3 (3.23%) arcserve
9 3 (3.23%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (3.23%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.23%) Sophos
10 2 (2.15%) Blue Prism
10 2 (2.15%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.08%) Apple
11 1 (1.08%) Juniper
11 1 (1.08%) Mitel
11 1 (1.08%) Novell
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