The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 132 125 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing BCP 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.086% 0.093% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.12% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +10.00%
BCP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1859 1739 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.09% 80.92% 69.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1611 1566 997
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,998
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BCP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BCP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BCP across the Birmingham region.

BCP Salary Trend in Birmingham

BCP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing BCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BCP.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing BCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Services Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware