The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 92 114 125
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +11
Permanent jobs citing BCP 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.17% 0.35% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.38% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £41,250 £41,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.56%
BCP
North 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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
995 1561 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.54% 90.76% 84.09%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1177 1128
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing BCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BCP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

BCP Salary Trend in Cheshire

BCP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

BCP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

BCP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £32,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £50,000 -
BCP
North West

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing BCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for BCP.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) MSTest
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) LAN

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) ETL Tester
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Veeam
1 1 (33.33%) VMware