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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 251 237 229
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Permanent jobs citing BCP 9 6 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.085% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.11% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 33
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £35,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £47,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
6263 5568 6938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.98% 78.84% 76.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4951 4608 5905
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BCP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Hertfordshire -13 5 £57,500 +43.75%
Cambridgeshire +6 2 - -
Essex -2 1 £75,000 +81.81%
Bedfordshire - 1 £21,500 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) Windows
3 12 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 12 (37.50%) Degree
4 11 (34.38%) jQuery
4 11 (34.38%) Subversion
4 11 (34.38%) CSS
4 11 (34.38%) HTML
4 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (34.38%) Business Continuity Planning
5 8 (25.00%) .NET
5 8 (25.00%) Migration
6 7 (21.88%) Finance
6 7 (21.88%) VMware
6 7 (21.88%) Network Security
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.75%) HP
7 6 (18.75%) WSDL
7 6 (18.75%) Citrix
7 6 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (18.75%) MetaFrame
7 6 (18.75%) C
7 6 (18.75%) C#
7 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 6 (18.75%) VB
7 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
7 6 (18.75%) Web Services
7 6 (18.75%) XML

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (18.75%) CMS
2 5 (15.63%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Network Security
2 5 (15.63%) SSL
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (12.50%) LAN
3 4 (12.50%) WAN
3 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 3 (9.38%) VoIP
4 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Subversion
2 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
2 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
2 6 (18.75%) VB.NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Web Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Production Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) CSS
1 11 (34.38%) HTML
1 11 (34.38%) jQuery
2 8 (25.00%) .NET
3 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 6 (18.75%) Web Services
3 6 (18.75%) XML
3 6 (18.75%) XSLT
3 6 (18.75%) WSDL
3 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.75%) WCF
4 5 (15.63%) Ajax
4 5 (15.63%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 5 (15.63%) LIMS
2 5 (15.63%) Informatics
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Handset
4 3 (9.38%) Economics
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
6 1 (3.13%) iSeries
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) AIX
3 1 (3.13%) HPUX
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 11 (34.38%) Business Continuity Planning
3 8 (25.00%) Migration
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (18.75%) MVC
4 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 5 (15.63%) OO
5 5 (15.63%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (9.38%) ITSM
6 3 (9.38%) High Availability
6 3 (9.38%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) C
3 6 (18.75%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.75%) VB
3 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
3 6 (18.75%) VB6
4 5 (15.63%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) Perl
4 5 (15.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) CCIE
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) MetaFrame
1 6 (18.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) XenApp
2 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
3 3 (9.38%) vCloud
4 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
1 7 (21.88%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) Citrix
2 6 (18.75%) HP
3 5 (15.63%) Dell
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco
3 5 (15.63%) Altiris
3 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
4 4 (12.50%) Aruba
4 4 (12.50%) Meru Networks
4 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 4 (12.50%) Mitel
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) Sybase
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) Hitachi
6 1 (3.13%) webMethods
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec