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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
England / North West
Rank 191 170 183
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 55 61 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.92% 1.10% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.25% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 55
Median salary £41,500 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%

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
5293 4861 5955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.93% 87.40% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4448 4044 5100
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -9 28 £41,500 -21.69% 2
Cheshire +5 15 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Lancashire -5 9 £18,000 -57.39%
Merseyside -16 3 £50,000 -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 60 (63.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 31 (32.98%) ITIL
2 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
3 28 (29.79%) Information Security
4 26 (27.66%) Cisco
5 25 (26.60%) Finance
5 25 (26.60%) Incident Management
6 24 (25.53%) MS Excel
7 22 (23.40%) Legal
7 22 (23.40%) Telecoms
8 21 (22.34%) Security Management
8 21 (22.34%) CISSP
9 20 (21.28%) SQL
9 20 (21.28%) Risk Management
9 20 (21.28%) CISM
10 19 (20.21%) SLA
11 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
11 18 (19.15%) VMware
11 18 (19.15%) Computer Science
11 18 (19.15%) PCI DSS
11 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (18.09%) Degree
12 17 (18.09%) LAN
12 17 (18.09%) WAN
13 16 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 16 (17.02%) Banking
13 16 (17.02%) High Availability
14 15 (15.96%) Data Management
15 14 (14.89%) Unified Communications
15 14 (14.89%) Network Security

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 11 (11.70%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.57%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.06%) Confluence
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Sentinel
1 1 (1.06%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.83%) Office 365
2 10 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.51%) SaaS
4 7 (7.45%) IaaS
4 7 (7.45%) PaaS
5 5 (5.32%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (4.26%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.09%) LAN
1 17 (18.09%) WAN
2 14 (14.89%) Network Security
2 14 (14.89%) Unified Communications
3 10 (10.64%) Firewall
3 10 (10.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (8.51%) DNS
4 8 (8.51%) VLAN
5 6 (6.38%) Wireless
6 5 (5.32%) ADSL
6 5 (5.32%) DHCP
6 5 (5.32%) Internet
7 4 (4.26%) BGP
7 4 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (4.26%) NAS
7 4 (4.26%) OSPF
7 4 (4.26%) VoIP
7 4 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.19%) MPLS
8 3 (3.19%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (8.51%) MySQL
3 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.06%) Big Data
6 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.06%) GIS
6 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.26%) Bugzilla
2 4 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 25 (26.60%) Finance
2 22 (23.40%) Legal
2 22 (23.40%) Telecoms
3 16 (17.02%) Banking
4 8 (8.51%) Law
5 7 (7.45%) Multimedia
6 6 (6.38%) Marketing
7 2 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.13%) Retail
8 1 (1.06%) Back Office
8 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (14.89%) DBA
2 13 (13.83%) SQL DBA
3 12 (12.77%) Security Manager
4 11 (11.70%) Information Manager
4 11 (11.70%) Information Security Manager
5 10 (10.64%) Consultant
6 9 (9.57%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) IT Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Sales Executive
8 6 (6.38%) Account Manager
8 6 (6.38%) Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) IT Support
9 5 (5.32%) Business Continuity Manager
9 5 (5.32%) Citrix Architect
9 5 (5.32%) IT Sales Executive
9 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Sales Manager
9 5 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Telesales Executive
9 5 (5.32%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) .NET
1 6 (6.38%) XML
2 3 (3.19%) Web Services
3 1 (1.06%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.06%) CSS
3 1 (1.06%) HTML
3 1 (1.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Computer Science
2 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.89%) Management Information System
3 12 (12.77%) Statistics
4 9 (9.57%) Data Centre
4 9 (9.57%) Mathematics
5 7 (7.45%) Clustering
5 7 (7.45%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (7.45%) iPad
6 6 (6.38%) Replication
7 5 (5.32%) FlexPod
7 5 (5.32%) Social Media
8 3 (3.19%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.06%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (1.06%) NHS
9 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Linux
3 7 (7.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.13%) Unix
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (63.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 31 (32.98%) ITIL
3 28 (29.79%) Information Security
4 25 (26.60%) Incident Management
5 21 (22.34%) Security Management
6 20 (21.28%) Risk Management
7 16 (17.02%) High Availability
8 15 (15.96%) Data Management
9 14 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (12.77%) Business Development
10 12 (12.77%) Data Security
10 12 (12.77%) Service Delivery
10 12 (12.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 11 (11.70%) Information Security Management
12 10 (10.64%) B2B
12 10 (10.64%) Data Protection
12 10 (10.64%) ITIL V3
12 10 (10.64%) Security Operations
12 10 (10.64%) Time Management
13 9 (9.57%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.28%) SQL
2 14 (14.89%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.57%) C
4 6 (6.38%) PHP
5 2 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (1.06%) Java
6 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.06%) VBA
6 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (22.34%) CISSP
2 20 (21.28%) CISM
3 17 (18.09%) Degree
4 14 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (11.70%) CCNP
6 9 (9.57%) DV Cleared
6 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
7 8 (8.51%) MCSA
7 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.26%) CCNA
9 3 (3.19%) CISA
9 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.13%) NVQ Level 4
11 1 (1.06%) MCP
11 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.21%) SLA
2 18 (19.15%) PCI DSS
3 16 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (8.51%) QA
5 4 (4.26%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.06%) BS25999
6 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.57%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.32%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (3.19%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.19%) Puppet
2 1 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.06%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (32.98%) Microsoft
2 26 (27.66%) Cisco
3 18 (19.15%) VMware
4 13 (13.83%) Symantec
5 9 (9.57%) NetApp
6 8 (8.51%) HP
7 6 (6.38%) Citrix
8 5 (5.32%) AppSense
8 5 (5.32%) Google
8 5 (5.32%) Veeam
9 3 (3.19%) arcserve
9 3 (3.19%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (3.19%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.19%) Sophos
10 2 (2.13%) Blue Prism
11 1 (1.06%) Apple
11 1 (1.06%) LexisNexis
11 1 (1.06%) NCR
11 1 (1.06%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.06%) RainStor
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago