The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 211 180
Rank change year-on-year -40 -31  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 21 26 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.46% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.53% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 65
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £66,000 £66,250
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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6156 4952 5674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.91% 88.30% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19927 16677 18480
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Business Continuity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in the North West

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Business Continuity in the North West

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity in the North West

Business Continuity
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -32 12 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Cheshire -38 5 £41,250 -17.50% 2
Lancashire - 2 - -
Business Continuity
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 North West region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 31 (56.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (32.73%) VMware
4 16 (29.09%) ITIL
5 14 (25.45%) Cisco
5 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (23.64%) Information Security
7 11 (20.00%) Firewall
7 11 (20.00%) Service Management
7 11 (20.00%) Windows
8 10 (18.18%) CISSP
8 10 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 10 (18.18%) Finance
8 10 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (18.18%) Banking
9 9 (16.36%) Business Development
9 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (16.36%) HP
9 9 (16.36%) NetApp
9 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
10 8 (14.55%) LAN
10 8 (14.55%) WAN
10 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
10 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
10 8 (14.55%) SLA
10 8 (14.55%) Legal
10 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
10 8 (14.55%) Degree
11 7 (12.73%) VMware ESXi

Business Continuity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) Liferay
4 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.82%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (3.64%) G Suite
4 1 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) Firewall
2 8 (14.55%) LAN
2 8 (14.55%) WAN
3 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 5 (9.09%) MPLS
3 5 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 4 (7.27%) Network Security
4 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (5.45%) DHCP
5 3 (5.45%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (5.45%) VoIP
6 2 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (3.64%) SAN
6 2 (3.64%) VLAN
6 2 (3.64%) WLAN
7 1 (1.82%) Intranet
7 1 (1.82%) VPN
7 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) MySQL
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.64%) GIS
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.82%) Ingres
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (18.18%) Banking
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Legal
3 5 (9.09%) Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) Law
5 3 (5.45%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.82%) Retail
7 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 8 (14.55%) Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Business Manager
3 6 (10.91%) IT Services Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) DBA
5 4 (7.27%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Business Development Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Capacity and Availability Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Capacity Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Development Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Development Manager
6 3 (5.45%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.45%) Telesales Executive
6 3 (5.45%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
1 3 (5.45%) XML
2 1 (1.82%) LAMP
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.27%) Replication
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Clustering
5 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.82%) Life Science
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (29.09%) ITIL
3 13 (23.64%) Information Security
4 11 (20.00%) Service Management
5 10 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 9 (16.36%) Business Development
6 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.73%) Project Management
9 6 (10.91%) High Availability
9 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
9 6 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
10 5 (9.09%) Lead Generation
10 5 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (9.09%) Telesales
11 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (7.27%) IT Strategy
11 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
11 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) PHP
2 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) CISSP
2 8 (14.55%) Degree
3 6 (10.91%) CISA
3 6 (10.91%) CISM
4 4 (7.27%) CCNA
4 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.45%) CRISC
5 3 (5.45%) MCSE
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.64%) CCNP
6 2 (3.64%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.64%) MCP
7 1 (1.82%) CEH
7 1 (1.82%) CGEIT
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.82%) PMP
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.55%) SLA
3 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.64%) GDPR
4 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.82%) BS25999
5 1 (1.82%) COBIT
5 1 (1.82%) COSO
5 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.82%) ISO 22301
5 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
3 7 (12.73%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.27%) vSphere
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.82%) Xen
6 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) vCenter Server
1 3 (5.45%) WSUS
2 2 (3.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.73%) VMware
3 14 (25.45%) Cisco
4 9 (16.36%) HP
4 9 (16.36%) NetApp
5 5 (9.09%) CommVault
5 5 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle
7 3 (5.45%) Citrix
7 3 (5.45%) Juniper
7 3 (5.45%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (5.45%) Symantec
8 2 (3.64%) arcserve
8 2 (3.64%) Google
8 2 (3.64%) NCR
8 2 (3.64%) Sophos
8 2 (3.64%) Teradata
9 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
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Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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