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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 205 174 208
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +34
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 21 74 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 1.21% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.37% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 48 34
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +21.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%
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
4711 5390 5929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.00% 88.38% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3994 4315 4762
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -16 11 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Cheshire +16 6 £48,750 +21.87% 2
Cumbria - 3 £52,500 - 1
Merseyside +1 1 £52,750 +5.50%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 37 (51.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 32 (44.44%) Information Security
3 27 (37.50%) ITIL
4 24 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
6 20 (27.78%) Windows
7 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 18 (25.00%) CISSP
7 18 (25.00%) Firewall
8 17 (23.61%) Management Information System
8 17 (23.61%) Windows Server
9 16 (22.22%) Finance
9 16 (22.22%) SQL
10 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 15 (20.83%) PCI DSS
11 14 (19.44%) Project Management
12 13 (18.06%) CISM
12 13 (18.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (18.06%) ISO22301
13 12 (16.67%) Internal Audit
13 12 (16.67%) NAS
13 12 (16.67%) IIS
14 11 (15.28%) Linux
15 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
15 10 (13.89%) Security Management
15 10 (13.89%) Incident Management
16 9 (12.50%) Android
16 9 (12.50%) Time Management
16 9 (12.50%) 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 12 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.11%) MS Office
3 6 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) IaaS
2 2 (2.78%) PaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) Firewall
2 12 (16.67%) NAS
3 9 (12.50%) VPN
4 8 (11.11%) SAN
5 5 (6.94%) IP Telephony
5 5 (6.94%) Network Security
6 4 (5.56%) VoIP
7 2 (2.78%) Internet
7 2 (2.78%) LAN
7 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.78%) VLAN
7 2 (2.78%) WAN
7 2 (2.78%) WebEx
8 1 (1.39%) DHCP
8 1 (1.39%) DNS
8 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.39%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.33%) Legal
3 6 (8.33%) Marketing
4 5 (6.94%) Banking
5 4 (5.56%) Law
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Analyst
2 9 (12.50%) DBA
2 9 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 8 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 8 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 8 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 8 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (6.94%) Information Officer
4 5 (6.94%) Information Security Officer
4 5 (6.94%) Security Officer
5 4 (5.56%) Compliance Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Quality Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
1 1 (1.39%) Dojo
1 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Management Information System
2 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.17%) PKI
4 2 (2.78%) CESG
4 2 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) NHS
4 2 (2.78%) Wiki
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.39%) BYOD
5 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.39%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.39%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.39%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Windows
2 17 (23.61%) Windows Server
3 11 (15.28%) Linux
4 9 (12.50%) Android
5 8 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.39%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 32 (44.44%) Information Security
3 27 (37.50%) ITIL
4 14 (19.44%) Project Management
5 13 (18.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (16.67%) Internal Audit
7 10 (13.89%) Incident Management
7 10 (13.89%) Security Management
8 9 (12.50%) Information Security Management
8 9 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 9 (12.50%) Time Management
9 8 (11.11%) Change Control
9 8 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 8 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 8 (11.11%) Software Licensing
10 7 (9.72%) Data Protection
10 7 (9.72%) Database Security
10 7 (9.72%) Service Management
11 6 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
11 6 (8.33%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) CISSP
2 13 (18.06%) CISM
3 9 (12.50%) CISA
4 5 (6.94%) Degree
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.78%) CLAS
6 2 (2.78%) ISACA
6 2 (2.78%) MCSA
6 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) CCNP
7 1 (1.39%) CIPD
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.39%) CITP
7 1 (1.39%) MCSE
7 1 (1.39%) MCT
7 1 (1.39%) MCTS
7 1 (1.39%) NCIE
7 1 (1.39%) VCAP
7 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (20.83%) PCI DSS
3 13 (18.06%) ISO22301
4 9 (12.50%) ISO 9001
5 7 (9.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (5.56%) COBIT
6 4 (5.56%) ISO 14001
7 2 (2.78%) SLA
8 1 (1.39%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (1.39%) SSAE 16
8 1 (1.39%) Val IT
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.78%) XenApp
4 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Data Guard
1 3 (4.17%) Foglight
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.78%) EdgeSight
2 2 (2.78%) Nagios
2 2 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.78%) SCOM
2 2 (2.78%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.78%) WSUS
3 1 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.50%) Cisco
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (8.33%) Citrix
4 5 (6.94%) VMware
5 4 (5.56%) Brocade
5 4 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.56%) Foundry
5 4 (5.56%) HP
5 4 (5.56%) QNAP
5 4 (5.56%) Zoho
6 3 (4.17%) Imperva
6 3 (4.17%) NetApp
6 3 (4.17%) Symantec
7 2 (2.78%) Apple
8 1 (1.39%) Avaya
8 1 (1.39%) Juniper
8 1 (1.39%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.39%) Veeam
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