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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 217 220 209
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 39 42 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.63% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.71% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 32
Median salary £33,750 £43,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.96% -8.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £31,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,261 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.97% -6.81%
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
5631 5908 6451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.16% 88.32% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4712 4906 5306
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,091 £29,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 15 £55,000 +27.16% 5
Cheshire +36 12 £31,250 +0.80% 3
Lancashire - 7 £18,000 - 1
Merseyside -25 3 £65,000 +8.33%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 32 (49.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (40.00%) Information Security
3 19 (29.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (24.62%) ITIL
4 16 (24.62%) Cisco
5 15 (23.08%) Finance
6 14 (21.54%) Telecoms
6 14 (21.54%) WAN
7 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (20.00%) SLA
7 13 (20.00%) LAN
7 13 (20.00%) PCI DSS
8 12 (18.46%) CISSP
8 12 (18.46%) Firewall
8 12 (18.46%) Information Security Management
8 12 (18.46%) Security Management
9 11 (16.92%) VMware
9 11 (16.92%) BCP
9 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
9 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
11 9 (13.85%) Legal
11 9 (13.85%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (13.85%) DNS
11 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
11 9 (13.85%) ISMS
11 9 (13.85%) Business Continuity Management
11 9 (13.85%) Data Centre
11 9 (13.85%) ISO22301
12 8 (12.31%) Data Protection

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 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) WAN
2 13 (20.00%) LAN
3 12 (18.46%) Firewall
4 9 (13.85%) DNS
5 7 (10.77%) DHCP
5 7 (10.77%) Unified Communications
5 7 (10.77%) VPN
6 6 (9.23%) BGP
6 6 (9.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (9.23%) Network Security
6 6 (9.23%) OSPF
6 6 (9.23%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (9.23%) VLAN
7 4 (6.15%) MPLS
7 4 (6.15%) Multicast
7 4 (6.15%) VoIP
7 4 (6.15%) Wireless
8 3 (4.62%) Internet
8 3 (4.62%) NAS
9 2 (3.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) GIS
2 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.85%) Legal
4 8 (12.31%) Marketing
5 3 (4.62%) Back Office
5 3 (4.62%) Banking
5 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) IT Manager
2 10 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 7 (10.77%) Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Head of IT
4 6 (9.23%) Information Manager
4 6 (9.23%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Information Officer
5 5 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
5 5 (7.69%) IT Support
5 5 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Security Officer
6 4 (6.15%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (6.15%) IT Technician
6 4 (6.15%) Support Technician
7 3 (4.62%) Citrix Architect
7 3 (4.62%) IT Technical Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Technician
7 3 (4.62%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 9 (13.85%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.08%) Social Media
4 2 (3.08%) Statistics
5 1 (1.54%) CESG
5 1 (1.54%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.54%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.54%) Life Science
5 1 (1.54%) NHS
5 1 (1.54%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (49.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (40.00%) Information Security
3 16 (24.62%) ITIL
4 12 (18.46%) Information Security Management
4 12 (18.46%) Security Management
5 11 (16.92%) BCP
6 9 (13.85%) Business Continuity Management
6 9 (13.85%) ISMS
6 9 (13.85%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (12.31%) Data Protection
7 8 (12.31%) Project Management
8 7 (10.77%) B2B
8 7 (10.77%) Business Continuity Planning
8 7 (10.77%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.77%) Service Management
9 6 (9.23%) Data Security
9 6 (9.23%) Internal Audit
9 6 (9.23%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (9.23%) Process Improvement
10 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) Java
2 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) CISSP
2 6 (9.23%) CISA
3 5 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.69%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) CCNA
4 4 (6.15%) CISM
4 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.62%) CCNP
5 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.54%) CLAS
6 1 (1.54%) ISACA
6 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 13 (20.00%) SLA
3 9 (13.85%) ISO22301
4 6 (9.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (6.15%) ISO27002
6 2 (3.08%) COBIT
6 2 (3.08%) QA
7 1 (1.54%) BS25999
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
1 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.08%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.54%) Shibboleth
4 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Cisco
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.92%) VMware
4 7 (10.77%) Symantec
5 6 (9.23%) Citrix
5 6 (9.23%) HP
5 6 (9.23%) NetApp
6 3 (4.62%) AppSense
6 3 (4.62%) Veeam
7 2 (3.08%) Apple
7 2 (3.08%) arcserve
7 2 (3.08%) Google
7 2 (3.08%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (3.08%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.08%) Sophos
7 2 (3.08%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.54%) Juniper
8 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.54%) Novell
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