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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - 55
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.49% - 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% - 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £18,000 - £27,500
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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 350 342 392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 87.06% 87.92% 85.22%
Number of salaries quoted 320 283 330
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 11 (73.33%) Unified Communications
2 5 (33.33%) Business Development
2 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (33.33%) Legal
2 5 (33.33%) B2B
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) SLA
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) NVQ Level 4
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control

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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (33.33%) Legal
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Telesales Executive
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Account Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Sales Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Sales Executive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) B2B
1 5 (33.33%) Business Development
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft