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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 192 194 201
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 36 68 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.64% 1.05% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.20% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 30
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £30,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £70,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,503 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -4.25%
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
4907 5678 6038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.70% 87.50% 85.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4136 4518 4871
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Cheshire +21 17 £36,250 -14.70% 3
Manchester -17 13 £50,500 -12.17% 6
Cumbria - 3 £52,500 -
Merseyside - 2 £50,125 - 3
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 57 (62.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 43 (47.25%) ITIL
3 34 (37.36%) Information Security
4 29 (31.87%) Firewall
5 28 (30.77%) Windows
5 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 28 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (26.37%) Active Directory
7 21 (23.08%) Windows Server
8 19 (20.88%) CISSP
9 18 (19.78%) Management Information System
10 16 (17.58%) CISM
10 16 (17.58%) SQL
10 16 (17.58%) PCI DSS
10 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
11 15 (16.48%) Project Management
12 14 (15.38%) Oracle
12 14 (15.38%) Finance
12 14 (15.38%) Incident Management
12 14 (15.38%) Oracle Database
13 13 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (14.29%) Cisco
14 12 (13.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 12 (13.19%) Linux
14 12 (13.19%) IIS
14 12 (13.19%) Telecoms
14 12 (13.19%) Legal
14 12 (13.19%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 12 (13.19%) IIS
2 7 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.20%) Confluence
5 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.10%) Apache
6 1 (1.10%) CMS
6 1 (1.10%) nginx
6 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS Office
3 7 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Office 365
2 2 (2.20%) IaaS
2 2 (2.20%) PaaS
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (31.87%) Firewall
2 12 (13.19%) NAS
3 11 (12.09%) SAN
4 9 (9.89%) VPN
5 7 (7.69%) Network Security
6 5 (5.49%) DHCP
6 5 (5.49%) DNS
6 5 (5.49%) IP Telephony
6 5 (5.49%) LAN
6 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.49%) WAN
6 5 (5.49%) WebEx
7 4 (4.40%) VoIP
8 2 (2.20%) Internet
8 2 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.20%) VLAN
9 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.10%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 13 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (8.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (8.79%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (8.79%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (6.59%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.49%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 12 (13.19%) Legal
2 12 (13.19%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.40%) Banking
3 4 (4.40%) Law
4 3 (3.30%) Marketing
4 3 (3.30%) Retail
5 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Analyst
2 19 (20.88%) DBA
3 14 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
4 10 (10.99%) IT Manager
4 10 (10.99%) Security Manager
5 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 8 (8.79%) Information Manager
5 8 (8.79%) Information Security Manager
5 8 (8.79%) Support Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) Technical Support
5 8 (8.79%) Technical Support Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Security Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Information Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Teradata DBA
9 4 (4.40%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) .NET
1 1 (1.10%) Dojo
1 1 (1.10%) LAMP
1 1 (1.10%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Management Information System
2 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.59%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.30%) PKI
5 2 (2.20%) CESG
5 2 (2.20%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.20%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.20%) NHS
5 2 (2.20%) Replication
5 2 (2.20%) Wiki
6 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.10%) BYOD
6 1 (1.10%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.10%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.10%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.10%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Windows
2 21 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 12 (13.19%) Linux
4 9 (9.89%) Android
4 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (8.79%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.10%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.10%) Debian
7 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.10%) Unix
7 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (62.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 43 (47.25%) ITIL
3 34 (37.36%) Information Security
4 15 (16.48%) Project Management
5 14 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 13 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (13.19%) Change Control
8 11 (12.09%) Mentoring
9 10 (10.99%) Risk Management
9 10 (10.99%) Security Management
10 9 (9.89%) Information Security Management
10 9 (9.89%) Time Management
11 8 (8.79%) Configuration Management
11 8 (8.79%) Internal Audit
11 8 (8.79%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (8.79%) Software Licensing
12 7 (7.69%) Data Privacy
12 7 (7.69%) Database Security
12 7 (7.69%) Security Operations
12 7 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.58%) SQL
2 2 (2.20%) C
2 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.10%) Java
3 1 (1.10%) PHP
3 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) CISSP
2 16 (17.58%) CISM
3 10 (10.99%) Degree
4 9 (9.89%) CISA
5 4 (4.40%) CCNA
5 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.20%) CLAS
6 2 (2.20%) HNC
6 2 (2.20%) ISACA
6 2 (2.20%) MCSA
6 2 (2.20%) MCTS
6 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.10%) CIPD
7 1 (1.10%) CITP
7 1 (1.10%) NCDA
7 1 (1.10%) NCIE
7 1 (1.10%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (17.58%) PCI DSS
3 12 (13.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (10.99%) ISO22301
5 9 (9.89%) ISO 9001
6 4 (4.40%) COBIT
6 4 (4.40%) ISO 14001
7 2 (2.20%) SLA
8 1 (1.10%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (1.10%) SSAE 16
8 1 (1.10%) Val IT
System Software
1 24 (26.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.79%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.40%) Terminal Services
4 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.20%) BitLocker
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.20%) vSphere
5 2 (2.20%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) Firmware
6 1 (1.10%) Postfix
6 1 (1.10%) Varnish
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Data Guard
1 8 (8.79%) Foglight
1 8 (8.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (3.30%) WSUS
3 2 (2.20%) EdgeSight
3 2 (2.20%) Nagios
3 2 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.20%) SCOM
3 2 (2.20%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.38%) Oracle
3 13 (14.29%) Cisco
4 11 (12.09%) VMware
5 8 (8.79%) Imperva
5 8 (8.79%) NetApp
6 7 (7.69%) Citrix
7 6 (6.59%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.59%) HP
8 5 (5.49%) Brocade
8 5 (5.49%) RainStor
8 5 (5.49%) Teradata
9 4 (4.40%) Foundry
9 4 (4.40%) QNAP
9 4 (4.40%) Symantec
9 4 (4.40%) Zoho
10 2 (2.20%) Apple
10 2 (2.20%) Avaya
10 2 (2.20%) Juniper
10 2 (2.20%) Veeam
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