Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 82 105
Rank change year-on-year +25 +23 -35
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 18 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.33% 0.42% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 0.45% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -53.85% +26.83%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £33,250 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £49,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +33.78% -22.11%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 705 888 1,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 91.09% 92.40% 90.92%
Number of salaries quoted 546 687 796
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Merseyside

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in Merseyside

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Merseyside over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in Merseyside

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Liverpool +14 12 £50,000 +66.67% 2
Birkenhead - 6 £32,500 -
Business Continuity
North West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
2 7 (38.89%) Supplier Management
2 7 (38.89%) IT Strategy
3 6 (33.33%) vCenter Server
3 6 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 6 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
3 6 (33.33%) Storage Management
3 6 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
3 6 (33.33%) Skype
3 6 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) IT Governance
3 6 (33.33%) VLAN
3 6 (33.33%) SCCM
3 6 (33.33%) SCOM
3 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 6 (33.33%) Veeam
3 6 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 6 (33.33%) VMware

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (33.33%) IIS
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 6 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 6 (33.33%) MPLS
1 6 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
1 6 (33.33%) Skype
1 6 (33.33%) VLAN
2 4 (22.22%) WebEx
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Administrator
1 6 (33.33%) Network Administrator
1 6 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Head of Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Head of Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Head of IT
3 4 (22.22%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) CISSP Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Technology
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) IT Strategy
1 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
1 7 (38.89%) Supplier Management
2 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
2 6 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 6 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (33.33%) Storage Management
3 4 (22.22%) Creative Thinking
3 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
3 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 4 (22.22%) Information Security
3 4 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 3 (16.67%) ITSM
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
1 6 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CISA
1 2 (11.11%) CISM
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (11.11%) GDPR
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 6 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
1 6 (33.33%) SCOM
1 6 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Avaya
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
1 6 (33.33%) Citrix
1 6 (33.33%) Dell
1 6 (33.33%) EMC
1 6 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 6 (33.33%) Nortel
1 6 (33.33%) Veeam
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Sun