Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 87 101
Rank change year-on-year +33 +14 -40
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 27 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.17% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 2
Merseyside median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £58,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.33% -49.04% +17.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £52,488
90th Percentile £60,000 £33,250 £66,163
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% +22.58% -13.89%

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 776 896 1,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 91.08% 90.78% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 599 652 738
Merseyside median annual salary £40,349 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.87% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,550 £64,875 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +28 17 £60,000 +100.00% 2
Birkenhead - 5 £32,500 - 2
Business Continuity
North West

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 18 (66.67%) Change Management
2 16 (59.26%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (55.56%) Proactive Monitoring
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 15 (55.56%) ITIL
3 15 (55.56%) Cisco
4 14 (51.85%) Project Management
4 14 (51.85%) Degree
4 14 (51.85%) ITIL V3
5 13 (48.15%) MPLS
5 13 (48.15%) Windows
6 12 (44.44%) Finance
7 11 (40.74%) Network Security
7 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco ISE
8 10 (37.04%) Patch Management
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco Wireless
8 10 (37.04%) High Availability
8 10 (37.04%) Network Management
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (37.04%) Security Management
8 10 (37.04%) Wireless
8 10 (37.04%) SQL
8 10 (37.04%) LAN
8 10 (37.04%) VoIP
8 10 (37.04%) WAN
8 10 (37.04%) Firmware
8 10 (37.04%) Programme Delivery
8 10 (37.04%) Task Automation
9 9 (33.33%) 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 5 (18.52%) IIS
1 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
1 5 (18.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 8 (29.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) MPLS
3 11 (40.74%) Network Security
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco ISE
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco Wireless
4 10 (37.04%) LAN
4 10 (37.04%) VoIP
4 10 (37.04%) WAN
4 10 (37.04%) Wireless
5 8 (29.63%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (29.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (29.63%) IPsec
5 8 (29.63%) Multicast
5 8 (29.63%) SSL
5 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
5 8 (29.63%) VPN
6 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
6 5 (18.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Network Engineer
1 10 (37.04%) Network Security Engineer
1 10 (37.04%) Security Engineer
1 10 (37.04%) Senior Network Engineer
1 10 (37.04%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 10 (37.04%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Team Leader
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Network Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Head of Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Head of Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Change Management
2 16 (59.26%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (55.56%) ITIL
3 15 (55.56%) Proactive Monitoring
4 14 (51.85%) ITIL V3
4 14 (51.85%) Project Management
5 10 (37.04%) High Availability
5 10 (37.04%) Network Management
5 10 (37.04%) Patch Management
5 10 (37.04%) Programme Delivery
5 10 (37.04%) Security Management
5 10 (37.04%) Task Automation
6 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity Planning
6 8 (29.63%) ITSM
6 8 (29.63%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (29.63%) SIEM
6 8 (29.63%) Supplier Management
6 8 (29.63%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (29.63%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 5 (18.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 9 (33.33%) CISSP
3 8 (29.63%) CCDP
3 8 (29.63%) CCNP
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (18.52%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CISA
5 1 (3.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (3.70%) GDPR
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Firmware
2 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco UCCX
1 8 (29.63%) Nessus
1 8 (29.63%) TrustSec
2 5 (18.52%) FortiGate
2 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 5 (18.52%) SCOM
2 5 (18.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) SAP
2 6 (22.22%) Sun
3 5 (18.52%) Avaya
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) Dell
3 5 (18.52%) EMC
3 5 (18.52%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Nortel
3 5 (18.52%) Veeam
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) IronPort