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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
England / North West
Rank 212 180 192
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +12
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 39 48 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.66% 0.86% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.98% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 54
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -12.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,506 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.74% -5.54%

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
5357 4908 6020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 89.99% 88.04% 87.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4464 4075 5038
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -18 19 £41,500 -17.82% 3
Cheshire -1 11 £60,000 +87.50% 1
Lancashire -2 6 £18,000 -55.00% 1
Merseyside -8 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 61 (64.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 32 (33.68%) Microsoft
3 30 (31.58%) ITIL
3 30 (31.58%) Information Security
4 25 (26.32%) Finance
4 25 (26.32%) Incident Management
5 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
5 24 (25.26%) CISSP
6 23 (24.21%) Cisco
6 23 (24.21%) Legal
7 22 (23.16%) Risk Management
8 21 (22.11%) Security Management
8 21 (22.11%) CISM
9 20 (21.05%) Telecoms
9 20 (21.05%) SQL
10 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
10 18 (18.95%) VMware
10 18 (18.95%) Banking
10 18 (18.95%) Computer Science
10 18 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (17.89%) Degree
12 16 (16.84%) PCI DSS
12 16 (16.84%) High Availability
12 16 (16.84%) Management Information System
13 15 (15.79%) SLA
13 15 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 15 (15.79%) Data Management
14 14 (14.74%) Network Security
14 14 (14.74%) Analytical Skills

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 12 (12.63%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.47%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.05%) Confluence
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (25.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.05%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Office 365
2 9 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.37%) IaaS
3 7 (7.37%) PaaS
3 7 (7.37%) SaaS
4 5 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.21%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.74%) LAN
1 14 (14.74%) Network Security
1 14 (14.74%) Unified Communications
1 14 (14.74%) WAN
2 9 (9.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (8.42%) VLAN
4 5 (5.26%) ADSL
4 5 (5.26%) Firewall
4 5 (5.26%) Internet
4 5 (5.26%) Wireless
5 4 (4.21%) DNS
5 4 (4.21%) VoIP
5 4 (4.21%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.16%) MPLS
6 3 (3.16%) NAS
6 3 (3.16%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.05%) DHCP
7 1 (1.05%) DPNSS
7 1 (1.05%) H.323
7 1 (1.05%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (8.42%) MySQL
3 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.11%) GIS
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.05%) Big Data
6 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.21%) Bugzilla
2 4 (4.21%) JIRA
General
1 25 (26.32%) Finance
2 23 (24.21%) Legal
3 20 (21.05%) Telecoms
4 18 (18.95%) Banking
5 8 (8.42%) Law
6 7 (7.37%) Marketing
6 7 (7.37%) Multimedia
7 3 (3.16%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (14.74%) DBA
2 13 (13.68%) SQL DBA
3 11 (11.58%) Security Manager
4 10 (10.53%) Consultant
4 10 (10.53%) Information Manager
4 10 (10.53%) Information Security Manager
5 9 (9.47%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 8 (8.42%) Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) IT Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Account Manager
8 6 (6.32%) Architect
8 6 (6.32%) Citrix Architect
8 6 (6.32%) IT Support
8 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.32%) Sales Executive
8 6 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.32%) VMware Architect
9 5 (5.26%) Business Manager
9 5 (5.26%) IT Manager
9 5 (5.26%) Telesales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) .NET
1 6 (6.32%) XML
2 3 (3.16%) Web Services
3 1 (1.05%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.05%) CSS
3 1 (1.05%) HTML
3 1 (1.05%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Computer Science
2 16 (16.84%) Management Information System
3 14 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.42%) Data Centre
5 7 (7.37%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (7.37%) iPad
6 6 (6.32%) Clustering
6 6 (6.32%) FlexPod
6 6 (6.32%) Replication
7 5 (5.26%) Social Media
8 3 (3.16%) Private Cloud
9 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.05%) NHS
10 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) Linux
3 6 (6.32%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.11%) Unix
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (64.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (31.58%) Information Security
2 30 (31.58%) ITIL
3 25 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 22 (23.16%) Risk Management
5 21 (22.11%) Security Management
6 16 (16.84%) High Availability
7 15 (15.79%) Data Management
7 15 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (13.68%) Business Development
9 12 (12.63%) Data Security
9 12 (12.63%) Service Delivery
9 12 (12.63%) Statistics
9 12 (12.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 11 (11.58%) Information Security Management
11 10 (10.53%) Time Management
12 9 (9.47%) Data Protection
12 9 (9.47%) ITIL V3
12 9 (9.47%) Mathematics
12 9 (9.47%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.05%) SQL
2 14 (14.74%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.47%) C
4 6 (6.32%) PHP
5 2 (2.11%) C#
6 1 (1.05%) Java
6 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.05%) VBA
6 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (25.26%) CISSP
2 21 (22.11%) CISM
3 17 (17.89%) Degree
4 13 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (10.53%) CCNP
6 9 (9.47%) DV Cleared
6 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
7 8 (8.42%) MCSA
7 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.21%) CISA
9 3 (3.16%) CCNA
9 3 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.11%) NVQ Level 4
11 1 (1.05%) CRISC
11 1 (1.05%) MCP
11 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.84%) PCI DSS
2 15 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (15.79%) SLA
3 8 (8.42%) QA
4 3 (3.16%) ISO22301
5 2 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.05%) BS25999
6 1 (1.05%) COBIT
6 1 (1.05%) COSO
System Software
1 18 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.42%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.37%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.32%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (3.16%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) HockeyApp
2 3 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.16%) Puppet
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.05%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (33.68%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.21%) Cisco
3 18 (18.95%) VMware
4 14 (14.74%) Symantec
5 9 (9.47%) NetApp
6 8 (8.42%) HP
7 7 (7.37%) Citrix
8 6 (6.32%) AppSense
8 6 (6.32%) Veeam
9 5 (5.26%) Google
10 3 (3.16%) arcserve
10 3 (3.16%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (3.16%) SonicWALL
10 3 (3.16%) Sophos
11 2 (2.11%) Blue Prism
11 2 (2.11%) CommVault
11 2 (2.11%) NCR
11 2 (2.11%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.11%) Teradata
12 1 (1.05%) Oracle
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