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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank - 126 111
Permanent jobs citing BCP 0 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.16% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.18% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 15
Average salary - £44,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.74%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.86%
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
1609 1631 1498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.99% 85.98% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1330 1225
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Data Privacy
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Information Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Privacy
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sage
1 1 (33.33%) Veeam
1 1 (33.33%) VMware