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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 257 256 250
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing BCP 12 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.41% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 7
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £35,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
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
6096 6650 6440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.70% 78.61% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4984 5457 5529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 -1 7 £50,000 -9.09%
Bedfordshire +15 2 £35,250 -21.66%
Suffolk +5 2 £40,750 +16.42%
Cambridgeshire +15 1 £70,000 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 18 (56.25%) Business Continuity
1 18 (56.25%) Business Continuity Planning
2 14 (43.75%) Problem Management
2 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 12 (37.50%) Citrix
4 11 (34.38%) ITIL
4 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
4 11 (34.38%) VMware
5 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 9 (28.13%) Service Management
7 8 (25.00%) Performance Management
8 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (21.88%) Firewall
8 7 (21.88%) ITSM
8 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
8 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (21.88%) IIS
8 7 (21.88%) Cisco
8 7 (21.88%) LAN
8 7 (21.88%) WAN
9 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 6 (18.75%) MS Office
9 6 (18.75%) Thin Client
9 6 (18.75%) MPLS
9 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
9 6 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 7 (21.88%) IIS
2 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) LAN
1 7 (21.88%) WAN
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) BIG-IP
2 6 (18.75%) MPLS
2 6 (18.75%) DSL
3 5 (15.63%) Internet
3 5 (15.63%) NetScaler
4 4 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) DNS
5 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (15.63%) Electronics
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Client Services Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.25%) DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.13%) IT Risk Manager
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) Flash
2 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Thin Client
1 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
1 6 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 5 (15.63%) ASIC
2 5 (15.63%) Internet of Things
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.25%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) DataPower
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Business Continuity
1 18 (56.25%) Business Continuity Planning
2 14 (43.75%) Problem Management
2 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (34.38%) ITIL
4 9 (28.13%) Service Management
5 8 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (21.88%) ITSM
7 6 (18.75%) Change Management
8 5 (15.63%) Electronic Design Automation
8 5 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (15.63%) Patch Management
9 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (9.38%) Project Management
9 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.25%) CRM
10 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
10 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (6.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) CCA
2 4 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
3 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.75%) Xen
4 6 (18.75%) NLBS
5 5 (15.63%) Terminal Server
5 5 (15.63%) XenApp
5 5 (15.63%) XenServer
5 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) WSUS
2 4 (12.50%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Citrix
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.38%) IBM
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) webMethods
7 1 (3.13%) Wyse
7 1 (3.13%) NetApp