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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 51
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.22% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.26% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £52,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 491 385 435
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 89.44% 83.15% 86.48%
Number of salaries quoted 348 308 314
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere

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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 22301
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware