The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing BCP 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £51,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.72% +7.36%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
657 412 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 84.77% 79.38% 71.63%
Number of salaries quoted 566 327 298
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

BCP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

BCP Salary Trend in Dorset

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Samba
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) tcpdump
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Samba
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) F5