Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 92 86
Rank change year-on-year +43 -6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 29 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.35% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 0.43% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 2
Merseyside median annual salary £60,000 £32,000 £58,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% -45.65% +17.75%
10th Percentile £46,250 £26,700 £52,488
90th Percentile £63,000 £35,150 £66,163
North West median annual salary £46,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +5.56%

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 794 941 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 91.79% 91.45% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 638 686 663
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +32 23 £60,000 +87.50% 2
Business Continuity
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 26 (89.66%) Change Management
2 22 (75.86%) ITIL
2 22 (75.86%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (72.41%) Project Management
4 20 (68.97%) Degree
4 20 (68.97%) ITIL V3
5 16 (55.17%) Proactive Monitoring
6 15 (51.72%) Task Automation
6 15 (51.72%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (51.72%) Cisco
6 15 (51.72%) Firmware
7 14 (48.28%) VoIP
7 14 (48.28%) Firewall
7 14 (48.28%) Wireless
7 14 (48.28%) Cisco Wireless
7 14 (48.28%) Cisco ISE
7 14 (48.28%) Network Management
7 14 (48.28%) Network Security
7 14 (48.28%) Programme Delivery
8 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (44.83%) High Availability
8 13 (44.83%) Patch Management
8 13 (44.83%) Security Management
8 13 (44.83%) WAN
8 13 (44.83%) LAN
8 13 (44.83%) Windows
9 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (41.38%) CCNP
9 12 (41.38%) Finance
10 11 (37.93%) CISSP

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 2 (6.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 11 (37.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.45%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco ISE
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Wireless
1 14 (48.28%) Firewall
1 14 (48.28%) Network Security
1 14 (48.28%) VoIP
1 14 (48.28%) Wireless
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (44.83%) LAN
2 13 (44.83%) WAN
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (37.93%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (37.93%) IPsec
3 11 (37.93%) MPLS
3 11 (37.93%) Multicast
3 11 (37.93%) SSL
3 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
3 11 (37.93%) VPN
4 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
4 2 (6.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Front Office
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Network Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Network Security Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Security Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Senior Network Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Senior Security Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Team Leader
3 2 (6.90%) Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
4 1 (3.45%) IT Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
3 7 (24.14%) User Experience
4 2 (6.90%) Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
4 2 (6.90%) Wiki
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Change Management
2 22 (75.86%) ITIL
2 22 (75.86%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (72.41%) Project Management
4 20 (68.97%) ITIL V3
5 16 (55.17%) Proactive Monitoring
6 15 (51.72%) Task Automation
7 14 (48.28%) Network Management
7 14 (48.28%) Programme Delivery
8 13 (44.83%) High Availability
8 13 (44.83%) Patch Management
8 13 (44.83%) Security Management
9 11 (37.93%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (37.93%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (37.93%) SIEM
9 11 (37.93%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (37.93%) Web Filtering
10 10 (34.48%) Business Continuity Planning
11 8 (27.59%) IT Strategy
11 8 (27.59%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) Degree
2 12 (41.38%) CCNP
2 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (37.93%) CCDP
3 11 (37.93%) CISSP
4 6 (20.69%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.45%) CCIE
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Firmware
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (37.93%) Cisco UCCX
1 11 (37.93%) Nessus
1 11 (37.93%) TrustSec
2 2 (6.90%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco
2 7 (24.14%) SAP
2 7 (24.14%) Sun
3 3 (10.34%) IronPort
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) Veritas
5 1 (3.45%) Sage
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Veeam
5 1 (3.45%) VMware