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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 126 119 112
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing BCP 11 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.39% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.49% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 1
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
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
1800 1643 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.34% 80.50% 72.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1484 1040
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

BCP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 11 (100.00%) SLA
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) Business Continuity Planning
2 10 (90.91%) Coaching
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 10 (90.91%) Service Delivery
2 10 (90.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (90.91%) Security Management
2 10 (90.91%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (90.91%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Service Manager
1 10 (90.91%) Customer Services Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Database Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
1 10 (90.91%) Service Delivery
1 10 (90.91%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (90.91%) Security Management
1 10 (90.91%) Business Continuity
1 10 (90.91%) Business Continuity Planning
1 10 (90.91%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Stonesoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix