Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 67 81
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 5 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.61% 1.83% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 2.06% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 4
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £18,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.56% -57.40% -19.52%
10th Percentile £26,250 £18,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £36,500 £32,500 £47,550
North West median annual salary £52,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +38.67% -21.05% +2.70%

Business Continuity is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 722 826 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 87.62% 89.01% 82.91%
Number of salaries quoted 580 761 597
Lancashire median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £23,200
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £45,875
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Business Continuity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Lancashire

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in Lancashire

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley +2 3 £27,500 +14.58%
Preston - 2 £35,000 - 1
Business Continuity
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) NVQ Level 4
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Support
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Security Compliance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware