The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 138 128 138
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing BCP 5 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.20% 0.39% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.51% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
BCP
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1977 1758 2232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.88% 77.07% 76.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1497 1932
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

BCP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

BCP Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) Bioinformatics
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 5 (71.43%) Informatics
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 5 (71.43%) LIMS
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) DNS

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Web Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) Ajax
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) LIMS
1 5 (71.43%) Informatics
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (71.43%) Bioinformatics
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk