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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 249 239 256
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing BCP 4 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.064% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 12
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +26.82%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.05% +5.00%
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
5390 6257 6495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.62% 85.20% 83.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4588 5268 5249
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 28 August 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 +8 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £40,000 -42.85%
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) Information Security
3 12 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (52.38%) Degree
4 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 11 (52.38%) IBM
4 11 (52.38%) CISSP
5 10 (47.62%) Risk Management
5 10 (47.62%) Business Continuity
5 10 (47.62%) Splunk
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%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 8 (38.10%) SolarWinds
7 8 (38.10%) ArcSight
7 8 (38.10%) SIEM
7 8 (38.10%) QRadar
7 8 (38.10%) SANS
7 8 (38.10%) CompTIA Security+
7 8 (38.10%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (38.10%) Security+ Certification
7 8 (38.10%) Wireshark
7 8 (38.10%) Nessus
7 8 (38.10%) CEH
7 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (38.10%) TOGAF
7 8 (38.10%) Workflow
7 8 (38.10%) CISM

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 3 (14.29%) Apache
1 3 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
1 3 (14.29%) JBoss
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (14.29%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Network Security
2 8 (38.10%) Wireshark
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) VisualVM
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
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
3 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) COBIT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Information
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Security
5 1 (4.76%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Operational Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Supplier Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 3 (14.29%) DataPower
2 2 (9.52%) Wiki
3 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Unix
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) Information Security
3 10 (47.62%) Business Continuity
3 10 (47.62%) Risk Management
4 9 (42.86%) Security Architecture
4 9 (42.86%) Security Operations
5 8 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (38.10%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (38.10%) SIEM
5 8 (38.10%) TOGAF
5 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (38.10%) Workflow
6 6 (28.57%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
8 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 3 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C
1 8 (38.10%) Python
1 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CISSP
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) CCNA
2 8 (38.10%) CCNP
2 8 (38.10%) CEH
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CISM
2 8 (38.10%) CompTIA Security+
2 8 (38.10%) MCSE
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (38.10%) SANS
2 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
4 2 (9.52%) BS25999
5 1 (4.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Nessus
1 8 (38.10%) QRadar
1 8 (38.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (14.29%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
3 2 (9.52%) Opsview
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) IBM
2 10 (47.62%) Splunk
3 8 (38.10%) ArcSight
3 8 (38.10%) HP
3 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
3 8 (38.10%) SolarWinds
3 8 (38.10%) Symantec
4 3 (14.29%) webMethods