The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Business Continuity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
North West / Cheshire
Rank 84 80 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 9 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.84% 1.69% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.98% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 15
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £61,215
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,506 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.74% -10.51%  

Business Continuity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 932 1109 1581
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.27% 85.31% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 742 933 1208
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Cheshire

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Business Continuity in Cheshire

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in Cheshire

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Warrington +1 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Macclesfield - 1 £39,000 -
Business Continuity
North West

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 21 (80.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (61.54%) Finance
3 13 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 10 (38.46%) Information Security
4 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
4 10 (38.46%) CISSP
5 9 (34.62%) CISM
5 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
6 8 (30.77%) Information Security Management
6 8 (30.77%) Law
6 8 (30.77%) Security Management
6 8 (30.77%) Security Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Network Security
6 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
6 8 (30.77%) Data Management
6 8 (30.77%) Analytics
6 8 (30.77%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 6 (23.08%) ITIL
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (23.08%) High Availability
8 6 (23.08%) Office 365
8 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (19.23%) ETL Development

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
2 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) G Suite
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Network Security
2 4 (15.38%) ADSL
2 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) Wireless
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) MPLS
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) GIS
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.85%) Ingres
5 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Law
3 4 (15.38%) Marketing
4 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Security Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Information Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (23.08%) DBA
4 5 (19.23%) SQL DBA
5 4 (15.38%) IT Sales Executive
5 4 (15.38%) New Business Sales Executive
5 4 (15.38%) Sales Executive
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
6 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Senior DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Business Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Data Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Officer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
1 5 (19.23%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
1 5 (19.23%) Replication
2 4 (15.38%) Social Media
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
3 10 (38.46%) Information Security
4 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
5 8 (30.77%) Analytics
5 8 (30.77%) Data Management
5 8 (30.77%) Identity Access Management
5 8 (30.77%) Information Security Management
5 8 (30.77%) Security Management
5 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
5 8 (30.77%) Security Testing
6 6 (23.08%) High Availability
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (19.23%) ETL
7 5 (19.23%) ETL Development
7 5 (19.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) PHP
2 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CISSP
2 9 (34.62%) CISM
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) CISA
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) CRISC
4 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) BS25999
3 1 (3.85%) COBIT
3 1 (3.85%) COSO
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Google
2 5 (19.23%) Symantec
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) NCR
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) arcserve
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) RainStor
4 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.85%) Sophos
4 1 (3.85%) Teradata