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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 210 187 209
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 32 69 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 1.06% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.19% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 32
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £27,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,400
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -5.26%
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
5117 5811 6110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.17% 88.88% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4263 4708 4835
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median 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 £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -15 17 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Cheshire +34 9 £48,750 +62.50%
Merseyside -17 3 £65,000 +30.00%
Cumbria - 2 £65,000 -
Business Continuity
England

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 33 (48.53%) Information Security
2 29 (42.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (30.88%) ITIL
5 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 16 (23.53%) Finance
6 16 (23.53%) PCI DSS
7 15 (22.06%) CISSP
8 14 (20.59%) Security Management
8 14 (20.59%) Firewall
9 13 (19.12%) Management Information System
9 13 (19.12%) Information Security Management
10 12 (17.65%) Cisco
10 12 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (16.18%) Windows
11 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
12 10 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (14.71%) Service Management
12 10 (14.71%) Project Management
12 10 (14.71%) ISO22301
12 10 (14.71%) Internal Audit
13 9 (13.24%) ISMS
13 9 (13.24%) BCP
13 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
13 9 (13.24%) SQL
13 9 (13.24%) Risk Management
13 9 (13.24%) CISM
13 9 (13.24%) Legal
14 8 (11.76%) CISA

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 4 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS Office
3 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Office 365
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) Firewall
2 8 (11.76%) VPN
3 7 (10.29%) WAN
4 6 (8.82%) DHCP
4 6 (8.82%) DNS
4 6 (8.82%) LAN
4 6 (8.82%) NAS
5 5 (7.35%) BGP
5 5 (7.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (7.35%) OSPF
5 5 (7.35%) SAN
6 4 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 4 (5.88%) Network Security
6 4 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (4.41%) Multicast
7 3 (4.41%) VoIP
8 2 (2.94%) MPLS
8 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.94%) Wireless
8 2 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.47%) GIS
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.24%) Legal
4 6 (8.82%) Marketing
5 3 (4.41%) Back Office
5 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.94%) Law
7 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) IT Manager
2 12 (17.65%) Security Manager
3 9 (13.24%) Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Information Manager
4 8 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Head of IT
6 5 (7.35%) Compliance Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Information Officer
6 5 (7.35%) Information Security Officer
6 5 (7.35%) IT Security Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Security Officer
7 4 (5.88%) IT Support
7 4 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (5.88%) IT Technician
7 4 (5.88%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Support Technician
8 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery Manager
8 3 (4.41%) IT Technical Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.41%) NHS
5 2 (2.94%) PKI
6 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.47%) CESG
6 1 (1.47%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.47%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.47%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.47%) Life Science
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.35%) Linux
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.41%) Android
6 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) Information Security
2 28 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (30.88%) ITIL
4 14 (20.59%) Security Management
5 13 (19.12%) Information Security Management
6 12 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (14.71%) Internal Audit
7 10 (14.71%) Project Management
7 10 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (14.71%) Service Management
8 9 (13.24%) BCP
8 9 (13.24%) ISMS
8 9 (13.24%) Risk Management
9 8 (11.76%) ITSM
9 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.29%) Business Continuity Management
10 7 (10.29%) Business Continuity Planning
10 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
11 5 (7.35%) ITIL V3
11 5 (7.35%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) CISSP
2 9 (13.24%) CISM
3 8 (11.76%) CISA
4 6 (8.82%) Degree
5 3 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.94%) CCNA
6 2 (2.94%) CCNP
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.94%) ISACA
6 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) CIPD
7 1 (1.47%) CITP
7 1 (1.47%) CLAS
7 1 (1.47%) MCSA
7 1 (1.47%) MCT
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (42.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (23.53%) PCI DSS
3 10 (14.71%) ISO22301
4 8 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (11.76%) SLA
5 7 (10.29%) ISO 9001
6 4 (5.88%) ISO27002
7 3 (4.41%) COBIT
8 2 (2.94%) ISO 14001
9 1 (1.47%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (1.47%) QA
9 1 (1.47%) SSAE 16
9 1 (1.47%) Val IT
System Software
1 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.65%) Cisco
3 5 (7.35%) CheckPoint
3 5 (7.35%) VMware
4 4 (5.88%) Brocade
4 4 (5.88%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) Foundry
4 4 (5.88%) QNAP
4 4 (5.88%) Zoho
5 3 (4.41%) NetApp
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle
6 2 (2.94%) Apple
6 2 (2.94%) HP
6 2 (2.94%) Symantec
6 2 (2.94%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.47%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.47%) Novell
7 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
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