The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 - 109 -
Permanent jobs citing BCP 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
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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
1575 1295 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.46% 79.59% 76.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1031 1472
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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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

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Service Continuity Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning