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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 180 212 190
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -22
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 74 35 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.99% 0.52% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.64% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 38
Average salary £52,500 £37,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.89% -11.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £19,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
6289 5429 5770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.94% 80.38% 79.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5279 4549 4968
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,353 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +12 39 £37,500 -7.40% 5
Cheshire +4 25 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Merseyside +19 6 £47,500 +43.93%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 46 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 45 (36.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 43 (35.25%) ITIL
4 41 (33.61%) Finance
5 37 (30.33%) Windows
6 28 (22.95%) Change Control
7 26 (21.31%) Oracle
8 25 (20.49%) SQL Server
8 25 (20.49%) SAN
8 25 (20.49%) VMware
9 24 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (17.21%) HP
11 20 (16.39%) Firewall
12 19 (15.57%) Service Delivery
12 19 (15.57%) Cisco
12 19 (15.57%) Information Security
13 18 (14.75%) Active Directory
13 18 (14.75%) Linux
13 18 (14.75%) Change Management
14 17 (13.93%) Oracle Database
14 17 (13.93%) Mentoring
15 16 (13.11%) Risk Management
15 16 (13.11%) SQL
16 15 (12.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 15 (12.30%) Problem Management
16 15 (12.30%) Configuration Management
16 15 (12.30%) Red Hat
16 15 (12.30%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (12.30%) Capacity Management
17 14 (11.48%) NetApp

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (9.02%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.38%) WebSphere
2 9 (7.38%) WebLogic
3 7 (5.74%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.10%) IIS
6 4 (3.28%) Apache
6 4 (3.28%) nginx
7 2 (1.64%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.64%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.82%) Lync
8 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.82%) Documentum
8 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) MS Office
2 8 (6.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) Revit
4 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.82%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.49%) SAN
2 20 (16.39%) Firewall
3 11 (9.02%) WAN
4 10 (8.20%) DNS
5 7 (5.74%) LDAP
6 6 (4.92%) DHCP
7 4 (3.28%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.28%) VPN
7 4 (3.28%) SMTP
7 4 (3.28%) LAN
7 4 (3.28%) Network Security
7 4 (3.28%) Wireshark
7 4 (3.28%) NAS
7 4 (3.28%) iSCSI
7 4 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (3.28%) tcpdump
8 3 (2.46%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (2.46%) SSL
8 3 (2.46%) MPLS
9 2 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.49%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.93%) Oracle Database
3 13 (10.66%) DB2
4 10 (8.20%) RDBMS
4 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (6.56%) Hadoop
5 8 (6.56%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (4.92%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (4.10%) Big Data
8 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.28%) MySQL
9 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.64%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (33.61%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Law
3 6 (4.92%) Legal
4 4 (3.28%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.28%) Local Government
5 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (15.57%) Analyst
2 18 (14.75%) Architect
3 16 (13.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 15 (12.30%) DBA
5 12 (9.84%) Administrator
6 11 (9.02%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 9 (7.38%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (6.56%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (6.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.74%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (5.74%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.74%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.74%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.92%) Security Administrator
11 5 (4.10%) Information Manager
11 5 (4.10%) Information Security Manager
11 5 (4.10%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.38%) Middleware
2 8 (6.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.64%) Web Services
4 1 (0.82%) JBoss Seam
4 1 (0.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.56%) Replication
2 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.56%) FlexPod
3 3 (2.46%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.64%) GIS
4 2 (1.64%) PMI
4 2 (1.64%) RMADS
4 2 (1.64%) FMCG
4 2 (1.64%) CESG
5 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.82%) PDA
5 1 (0.82%) LLPG
5 1 (0.82%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.82%) Clustering
5 1 (0.82%) CMDB
5 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.33%) Windows
2 18 (14.75%) Linux
3 11 (9.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (8.20%) Solaris
5 9 (7.38%) AIX
5 9 (7.38%) HPUX
5 9 (7.38%) UNIX
6 8 (6.56%) zOS
6 8 (6.56%) SUSE
6 8 (6.56%) OS/400
7 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.28%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.46%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.64%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 43 (35.25%) ITIL
3 28 (22.95%) Change Control
4 19 (15.57%) Service Delivery
4 19 (15.57%) Information Security
5 18 (14.75%) Change Management
6 17 (13.93%) Mentoring
7 16 (13.11%) Risk Management
8 15 (12.30%) Problem Management
8 15 (12.30%) Configuration Management
8 15 (12.30%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (12.30%) Capacity Management
9 12 (9.84%) Database Security
9 12 (9.84%) Coaching
10 11 (9.02%) Service Management
11 10 (8.20%) Data Management
12 9 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (7.38%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (7.38%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.11%) SQL
2 7 (5.74%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.28%) Perl
4 4 (3.28%) PHP
4 4 (3.28%) Ruby
5 2 (1.64%) PowerHouse
6 1 (0.82%) VB
6 1 (0.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (9.02%) Degree
1 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.20%) MCSE
2 10 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (8.20%) CCNA
3 8 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (5.74%) CISSP
4 7 (5.74%) CISM
5 6 (4.92%) MCSA
6 4 (3.28%) MCITP
6 4 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.28%) VCAP
7 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.64%) MBA
8 2 (1.64%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.64%) Postgraduate
8 2 (1.64%) CITP
8 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (8.20%) SLA
3 4 (3.28%) BS25999
System Software
1 24 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (14.75%) Active Directory
3 12 (9.84%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.56%) KVM
5 6 (4.92%) XenApp
5 6 (4.92%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (4.10%) vSphere
7 4 (3.28%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.28%) Squid
7 4 (3.28%) Varnish
7 4 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.46%) Firmware
9 2 (1.64%) MetaFrame
9 2 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) Tivoli
2 8 (6.56%) Data Guard
3 6 (4.92%) Foglight
4 5 (4.10%) Nagios
5 4 (3.28%) SCOM
5 4 (3.28%) WSUS
5 4 (3.28%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.28%) Puppet
6 2 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.82%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 46 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 26 (21.31%) Oracle
3 25 (20.49%) VMware
4 21 (17.21%) HP
5 19 (15.57%) Cisco
6 15 (12.30%) Red Hat
7 14 (11.48%) NetApp
8 13 (10.66%) EMC
9 12 (9.84%) IBM
9 12 (9.84%) Symantec
10 9 (7.38%) Citrix
10 9 (7.38%) Juniper
11 8 (6.56%) BMC
11 8 (6.56%) CA
11 8 (6.56%) CheckPoint
11 8 (6.56%) Brocade
12 7 (5.74%) RainStor
13 6 (4.92%) Imperva
14 5 (4.10%) Sybase
15 2 (1.64%) Lotus
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Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension + benefits
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North West
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North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £35,784 to £39,351 per annum Bar at £38,422
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Warrington, Cheshire
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Salford
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Cheshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Wilmslow
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