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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 182 193 192
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 49 66 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.88% 0.94% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.10% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 51 39
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,215 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,503 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -10.00%
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
4812 6019 5619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.41% 85.66% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3985 5083 4676
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 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 11 February 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 +36 22 £34,500 -18.34% 2
Manchester -20 12 £50,250 +16.18% 9
Merseyside +4 11 £47,500 +69.64% 2
Lancashire +17 2 £43,750 -20.45%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 68 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 42 (41.18%) ITIL
2 42 (41.18%) Windows
3 35 (34.31%) Microsoft
4 33 (32.35%) Oracle
5 32 (31.37%) Oracle Database
6 28 (27.45%) Firewall
7 27 (26.47%) Information Security
7 27 (26.47%) Mentoring
8 26 (25.49%) VMware
9 24 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (23.53%) Data Centre
10 23 (22.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 23 (22.55%) Linux
10 23 (22.55%) Cisco
10 23 (22.55%) NetApp
11 22 (21.57%) HP
12 21 (20.59%) SAN
12 21 (20.59%) Management Information System
13 20 (19.61%) RDBMS
13 20 (19.61%) Incident Management
13 20 (19.61%) Relational Database
14 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
15 18 (17.65%) Symantec
15 18 (17.65%) CISSP
15 18 (17.65%) Hyper-V
15 18 (17.65%) FlexPod
16 17 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
16 17 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
16 17 (16.67%) PCI DSS

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 15 (14.71%) WebLogic
1 15 (14.71%) WebSphere
2 9 (8.82%) IIS
2 9 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.96%) Confluence
7 1 (0.98%) Apache
7 1 (0.98%) CMS
7 1 (0.98%) nginx
7 1 (0.98%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.88%) MS Office
3 5 (4.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.71%) IBM PureFlex
2 6 (5.88%) Office 365
3 2 (1.96%) IaaS
3 2 (1.96%) PaaS
4 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (27.45%) Firewall
2 21 (20.59%) SAN
3 10 (9.80%) Network Security
4 8 (7.84%) VPN
4 8 (7.84%) WebEx
5 7 (6.86%) LAN
5 7 (6.86%) NAS
5 7 (6.86%) WAN
6 5 (4.90%) DHCP
6 5 (4.90%) DNS
7 3 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.94%) VLAN
8 2 (1.96%) Internet
8 2 (1.96%) VoIP
9 1 (0.98%) DPNSS
9 1 (0.98%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.98%) H.323
9 1 (0.98%) QSIG
9 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.37%) Oracle Database
2 20 (19.61%) RDBMS
2 20 (19.61%) Relational Database
3 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
4 15 (14.71%) DB2
4 15 (14.71%) Oracle Exadata
5 14 (13.73%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (10.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (10.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (10.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (10.78%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (7.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 8 (7.84%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.94%) Big Data
9 1 (0.98%) GIS
9 1 (0.98%) MySQL
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 14 (13.73%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.76%) Finance
3 10 (9.80%) Legal
4 4 (3.92%) Banking
4 4 (3.92%) Law
4 4 (3.92%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (24.51%) DBA
2 23 (22.55%) Analyst
3 19 (18.63%) Architect
4 18 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
6 16 (15.69%) Infrastructure Architect
7 15 (14.71%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 13 (12.75%) Security Analyst
9 12 (11.76%) Information Analyst
9 12 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
10 9 (8.82%) Security Manager
11 7 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (6.86%) 3rd Line Technical Support
11 7 (6.86%) Support Analyst
11 7 (6.86%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (6.86%) Technical Support
11 7 (6.86%) Technical Support Analyst
11 7 (6.86%) Teradata DBA
12 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.69%) Middleware
2 15 (14.71%) IBM Integration Bus
2 15 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.98%) .NET
3 1 (0.98%) Dojo
3 1 (0.98%) LAMP
3 1 (0.98%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 21 (20.59%) Management Information System
3 18 (17.65%) FlexPod
4 16 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (14.71%) VCE vBlock
6 8 (7.84%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.96%) Life Science
8 2 (1.96%) Wiki
9 1 (0.98%) BYOD
9 1 (0.98%) CESG
9 1 (0.98%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.98%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.98%) NHS
9 1 (0.98%) PKI
9 1 (0.98%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.98%) Replication
9 1 (0.98%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (41.18%) Windows
2 23 (22.55%) Linux
3 16 (15.69%) Solaris
4 15 (14.71%) AIX
4 15 (14.71%) HPUX
4 15 (14.71%) OS/400
4 15 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (14.71%) SUSE
4 15 (14.71%) Windows Server
4 15 (14.71%) zOS
5 7 (6.86%) Android
5 7 (6.86%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.96%) Unix
10 1 (0.98%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.98%) Debian
10 1 (0.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 42 (41.18%) ITIL
3 27 (26.47%) Information Security
3 27 (26.47%) Mentoring
4 20 (19.61%) Incident Management
5 17 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
5 17 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 16 (15.69%) Coaching
7 15 (14.71%) Data Privacy
7 15 (14.71%) Project Management
8 12 (11.76%) Change Control
8 12 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (11.76%) Security Operations
9 11 (10.78%) Information Security Management
9 11 (10.78%) Security Management
10 10 (9.80%) Capacity Management
10 10 (9.80%) Database Tuning
11 8 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (7.84%) ISMS
11 8 (7.84%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.80%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) C
3 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.98%) Java
4 1 (0.98%) PHP
4 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (17.65%) CISSP
2 13 (12.75%) Degree
3 12 (11.76%) CISM
4 8 (7.84%) CISA
5 6 (5.88%) CCNA
5 6 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.94%) MCTS
8 2 (1.96%) CCNP
8 2 (1.96%) HNC
8 2 (1.96%) NCDA
9 1 (0.98%) CLAS
9 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.98%) MCSA
9 1 (0.98%) MCSE
9 1 (0.98%) NCIE
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.98%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 16 (15.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (5.88%) ISO22301
5 4 (3.92%) ISO 14001
5 4 (3.92%) ISO 9001
6 3 (2.94%) SLA
7 1 (0.98%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 15 (14.71%) KVM
5 12 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.94%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.96%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.96%) vSphere
7 2 (1.96%) XenApp
8 1 (0.98%) Firmware
8 1 (0.98%) Postfix
8 1 (0.98%) Varnish
8 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.98%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (14.71%) Tivoli
2 12 (11.76%) Data Guard
2 12 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (10.78%) Foglight
4 2 (1.96%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.96%) Nagios
4 2 (1.96%) SCOM
4 2 (1.96%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (34.31%) Microsoft
2 33 (32.35%) Oracle
3 26 (25.49%) VMware
4 23 (22.55%) Cisco
4 23 (22.55%) NetApp
5 22 (21.57%) HP
6 18 (17.65%) Symantec
7 17 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 17 (16.67%) Juniper
8 16 (15.69%) Brocade
9 15 (14.71%) BMC
9 15 (14.71%) CA
9 15 (14.71%) EMC
9 15 (14.71%) IBM
9 15 (14.71%) Red Hat
10 11 (10.78%) Imperva
11 8 (7.84%) RainStor
11 8 (7.84%) Teradata
12 6 (5.88%) Citrix
13 3 (2.94%) Veeam
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