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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 125 120 101
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Permanent jobs citing BCP 2 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.68% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 8
Average salary £43,750 £51,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.21% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +20.00%
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
1558 1477 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 82.22% 84.40% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1282 1282 1020
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Legal

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001