The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 230 263 255
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -8
Permanent jobs citing BCP 17 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.17% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.21% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 19
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £40,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.56%
BCP
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5644 6237 6847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.51% 83.17% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4678 5107 5638
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

BCP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

BCP Salary Trend in the East of England

BCP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

BCP Salary Histogram in the East of England

BCP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Essex - 9 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire +20 4 £52,500 +10.52%
Cambridgeshire +4 4 £52,500 -25.00%
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for BCP.

1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) Information Security
3 12 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 12 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (57.14%) Degree
4 11 (52.38%) Business Continuity
4 11 (52.38%) CISSP
5 10 (47.62%) Linux
6 9 (42.86%) IBM
6 9 (42.86%) HP
6 9 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (42.86%) Network Security
6 9 (42.86%) Security Architecture
6 9 (42.86%) Security Operations
7 8 (38.10%) ISO27002
7 8 (38.10%) QRadar
7 8 (38.10%) SANS
7 8 (38.10%) CompTIA Security+
7 8 (38.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 8 (38.10%) Splunk
7 8 (38.10%) ArcSight
7 8 (38.10%) SIEM
7 8 (38.10%) Wireshark
7 8 (38.10%) SolarWinds
7 8 (38.10%) TOGAF
7 8 (38.10%) Nessus
7 8 (38.10%) CEH
7 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (38.10%) CISM
7 8 (38.10%) Workflow

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Network Security
2 8 (38.10%) Wireshark
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) CouchDB
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) IBM BigInsights
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Redis
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Operations Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Security Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Security Operations Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Senior Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Senior Operations Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Senior Security Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Security Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Production Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) IT Risk Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) AS400
2 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.76%) Economics
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) RIA
3 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) Information Security
3 12 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 11 (52.38%) Business Continuity
5 9 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (42.86%) Security Architecture
5 9 (42.86%) Security Operations
6 8 (38.10%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (38.10%) SIEM
6 8 (38.10%) TOGAF
6 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (38.10%) Workflow
7 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
8 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
8 3 (14.29%) High Availability
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 3 (14.29%) Service Management
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C
1 8 (38.10%) Python
1 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 11 (52.38%) CISSP
3 8 (38.10%) CCNA
3 8 (38.10%) CCNP
3 8 (38.10%) CEH
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (38.10%) CISM
3 8 (38.10%) CompTIA Security+
3 8 (38.10%) MCSE
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (38.10%) SANS
3 8 (38.10%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (38.10%) ISO27002
3 3 (14.29%) ISO22301
3 3 (14.29%) SLA
4 2 (9.52%) BS25999
5 1 (4.76%) COBIT
5 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Nessus
1 8 (38.10%) QRadar
1 8 (38.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) HP
1 9 (42.86%) IBM
2 8 (38.10%) ArcSight
2 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
2 8 (38.10%) SolarWinds
2 8 (38.10%) Splunk
2 8 (38.10%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) arcserve
3 1 (4.76%) Avaya
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Dell
3 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.76%) VMware