The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 127 - 111
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BCP 9 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £50,000 - £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
BCP
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1683 1570 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.25% 86.50% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1240 1166
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

BCP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

BCP Salary Trend in Bristol

BCP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

BCP Salary Histogram in Bristol

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 15 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 15 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 13 (86.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (73.33%) ITIL
4 9 (60.00%) VMware
5 8 (53.33%) Security Management
6 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) Finance
7 6 (40.00%) Information Security
7 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (40.00%) Degree
7 6 (40.00%) SLA
7 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (40.00%) Coaching
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (26.67%) BYOD
8 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
8 4 (26.67%) Cyber Security
8 4 (26.67%) OWASP
8 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
8 4 (26.67%) Internet of Things
8 4 (26.67%) ITSM
8 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (26.67%) Benchmarking
8 4 (26.67%) Service Management
8 4 (26.67%) CISA
8 4 (26.67%) CISM
8 4 (26.67%) CISSP

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) MPLS
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Customer Services Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Services Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Information Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (26.67%) Internet of Things
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (26.67%) BYOD
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 15 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 13 (86.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (73.33%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) Security Management
5 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (40.00%) Information Security
5 6 (40.00%) Coaching
6 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) Cyber Security
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (26.67%) OWASP
6 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
6 4 (26.67%) Benchmarking
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) ITSM
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) CISA
2 4 (26.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) COBIT
2 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Sage
4 1 (6.67%) Veeam