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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 199 208 172
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -36
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 55 49 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 0.67% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.80% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 55
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,631 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +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
5777 6128 5466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 83.50% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 4867 4629
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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 34 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Cheshire -10 8 £31,000 -38.00%
Merseyside +9 5 £60,000 -14.28%
Lancashire - 2 £40,000 -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 70 (54.26%) Windows
2 64 (49.61%) Microsoft
3 62 (48.06%) VMware
4 59 (45.74%) Cisco
5 57 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 51 (39.53%) HP
7 49 (37.98%) ITIL
7 49 (37.98%) SAN
8 48 (37.21%) SQL Server
9 46 (35.66%) Data Centre
10 44 (34.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 39 (30.23%) Linux
12 37 (28.68%) Mentoring
13 36 (27.91%) Oracle
14 35 (27.13%) Middleware
14 35 (27.13%) Coaching
15 34 (26.36%) NetApp
16 33 (25.58%) Symantec
17 32 (24.81%) EMC
18 31 (24.03%) DB2
19 29 (22.48%) CheckPoint
19 29 (22.48%) Hyper-V
20 28 (21.71%) FlexPod
20 28 (21.71%) AIX
20 28 (21.71%) Solaris
21 27 (20.93%) IBM
21 27 (20.93%) Juniper
21 27 (20.93%) Oracle Database
22 26 (20.16%) Infrastructure Management
22 26 (20.16%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (18.60%) WebLogic
1 24 (18.60%) WebSphere
2 19 (14.73%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.43%) NetWeaver
4 6 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.65%) MS Office
3 5 (3.88%) MS Project
3 5 (3.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.60%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (1.55%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (37.98%) SAN
2 17 (13.18%) VPN
3 13 (10.08%) DNS
4 12 (9.30%) WAN
4 12 (9.30%) DHCP
4 12 (9.30%) Firewall
4 12 (9.30%) VLAN
5 11 (8.53%) LAN
6 10 (7.75%) Internet
6 10 (7.75%) Wireless
7 9 (6.98%) NAS
8 7 (5.43%) VoIP
9 6 (4.65%) iSCSI
10 5 (3.88%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (3.10%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (3.10%) H.323
12 3 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
12 3 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (2.33%) FCoE
12 3 (2.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 31 (24.03%) DB2
3 27 (20.93%) Oracle Database
4 24 (18.60%) Relational Database
4 24 (18.60%) Oracle Exadata
4 24 (18.60%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.55%) OLAP
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.55%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 24 (18.60%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Retail
3 7 (5.43%) Legal
3 7 (5.43%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Front Office
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (28.68%) Architect
2 27 (20.93%) Solutions Architect
3 25 (19.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 24 (18.60%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 11 (8.53%) Analyst
6 9 (6.98%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (6.20%) Security Manager
8 7 (5.43%) Information Manager
8 7 (5.43%) Information Security Manager
8 7 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.43%) Service Manager
8 7 (5.43%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.88%) Systems Manager
9 5 (3.88%) Administrator
9 5 (3.88%) Desktop Support
9 5 (3.88%) Data Manager
9 5 (3.88%) Support Team Leader
9 5 (3.88%) Desktop Support Team Leader
9 5 (3.88%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.13%) Middleware
2 24 (18.60%) WebSphere MQ
2 24 (18.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 7 (5.43%) SAP Basis
4 4 (3.10%) Web Services
5 3 (2.33%) .NET
6 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.78%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.78%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 46 (35.66%) Data Centre
2 28 (21.71%) FlexPod
3 22 (17.05%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.43%) Client/Server
5 7 (5.43%) Replication
6 6 (4.65%) Clustering
7 4 (3.10%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.55%) Tandem
8 2 (1.55%) NHS
8 2 (1.55%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.55%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.55%) HP Superdome
9 1 (0.78%) Handset
9 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 70 (54.26%) Windows
2 39 (30.23%) Linux
3 28 (21.71%) AIX
3 28 (21.71%) Solaris
4 26 (20.16%) HPUX
5 24 (18.60%) OS/400
5 24 (18.60%) zOS
5 24 (18.60%) SUSE
5 24 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (10.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (9.30%) UNIX
8 11 (8.53%) Windows XP
8 11 (8.53%) Windows 7
9 9 (6.98%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.33%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.98%) ITIL
2 44 (34.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 37 (28.68%) Mentoring
4 35 (27.13%) Coaching
5 26 (20.16%) Infrastructure Management
6 24 (18.60%) Converged Infrastructure
7 20 (15.50%) Service Management
7 20 (15.50%) Information Security
8 19 (14.73%) Project Management
9 15 (11.63%) Risk Management
10 13 (10.08%) Change Management
11 11 (8.53%) Data Protection
11 11 (8.53%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (6.98%) Service Delivery
13 9 (6.98%) ITIL V3
13 9 (6.98%) Performance Improvement
13 9 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (6.98%) Line Management
14 8 (6.20%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.75%) SQL
2 6 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.55%) C#
3 2 (1.55%) Perl
4 1 (0.78%) C
4 1 (0.78%) Java
4 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (8.53%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.75%) CCNA
3 7 (5.43%) Degree
4 6 (4.65%) CCNP
5 4 (3.10%) CISSP
6 3 (2.33%) MCSE
6 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.78%) VCDX
8 1 (0.78%) VCAP
8 1 (0.78%) CISM
8 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.83%) SLA
2 19 (14.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.88%) PCI DSS
4 4 (3.10%) QA
4 4 (3.10%) ISO 9001
5 3 (2.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.55%) ISO 9000
6 2 (1.55%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.55%) ISO 14000
System Software
1 57 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (22.48%) Hyper-V
3 26 (20.16%) Active Directory
4 24 (18.60%) KVM
5 11 (8.53%) vSphere
6 9 (6.98%) Terminal Server
7 5 (3.88%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.10%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.33%) XenApp
9 3 (2.33%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.55%) Samba
11 1 (0.78%) XenServer
11 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (18.60%) Tivoli
2 8 (6.20%) SCCM
3 7 (5.43%) WSUS
4 5 (3.88%) SCOM
5 3 (2.33%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.55%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.55%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.78%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 64 (49.61%) Microsoft
2 62 (48.06%) VMware
3 59 (45.74%) Cisco
4 51 (39.53%) HP
5 36 (27.91%) Oracle
6 34 (26.36%) NetApp
7 33 (25.58%) Symantec
8 32 (24.81%) EMC
9 29 (22.48%) CheckPoint
10 27 (20.93%) Juniper
10 27 (20.93%) IBM
11 26 (20.16%) Red Hat
12 24 (18.60%) Brocade
12 24 (18.60%) BMC
12 24 (18.60%) CA
13 16 (12.40%) Citrix
14 8 (6.20%) SAP
15 6 (4.65%) Veeam
16 5 (3.88%) Apple
16 5 (3.88%) Nimble Storage
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