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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 101 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing BCP 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.078% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.093% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.86%
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
1070 1624 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.33% 88.12% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1326 992
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

BCP
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

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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 1 £42,500 -
BCP
North West

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Records Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Audit Manager
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center