The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 676 545 594
Rank change year-on-year
-131 +49
Permanent jobs citing BCP 190 314 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 144 235 235
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +8.75%
BCP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86714 80581 86876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 81.49% 80.42% 78.85%
Number of salaries quoted 69763 66665 74185
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in England

BCP
Salary Trend in England

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

BCP Salary Trend in England

BCP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2014.

BCP Salary Histogram in England

BCP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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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
London -55 86 £55,000 -6.38% 13
South East -57 50 £50,000 +25.00% 7
East of England -21 21 £55,000 +56.02% 2
Yorkshire -47 14 £45,000 +7.78% 1
West Midlands -10 8 £47,500 +15.15% 2
South West -26 3 £44,000 -13.72%
North West -44 2 £55,000 +22.22% 3
East Midlands -12 1 £26,500 -55.83%
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 267 (64.34%) Business Continuity
2 230 (55.42%) Business Continuity Planning
3 171 (41.20%) Finance
4 149 (35.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 114 (27.47%) Windows
6 112 (26.99%) ITIL
7 94 (22.65%) SQL
7 94 (22.65%) Information Security
8 87 (20.96%) Microsoft
9 78 (18.80%) Firewall
10 76 (18.31%) Degree
11 70 (16.87%) Project Management
11 70 (16.87%) SQL Server
12 66 (15.90%) VMware
13 59 (14.22%) Risk Management
14 55 (13.25%) Active Directory
15 53 (12.77%) Linux
15 53 (12.77%) Service Management
15 53 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 51 (12.29%) Management Information System
17 47 (11.33%) LAN
18 46 (11.08%) Cisco
19 44 (10.60%) WAN
19 44 (10.60%) MS Exchange
20 43 (10.36%) MS Excel
20 43 (10.36%) DNS
20 43 (10.36%) Service Delivery
21 42 (10.12%) TCP/IP
22 41 (9.88%) CISSP
22 41 (9.88%) Banking

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 44 (10.60%) MS Exchange
2 27 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (5.30%) SharePoint
4 17 (4.10%) WebLogic
5 14 (3.37%) IIS
5 14 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (3.13%) Lync
7 10 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (1.93%) Apache
10 6 (1.45%) CMS
11 5 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.48%) SAS
13 2 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 43 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 31 (7.47%) MS Office
3 16 (3.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.17%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.45%) MS Project
6 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.72%) AWD
3 2 (0.48%) Global One
3 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.93%) PaaS
3 7 (1.69%) IaaS
4 6 (1.45%) Office 365
5 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (18.80%) Firewall
2 47 (11.33%) LAN
3 44 (10.60%) WAN
4 43 (10.36%) DNS
5 42 (10.12%) TCP/IP
6 38 (9.16%) VPN
6 38 (9.16%) DHCP
7 34 (8.19%) SAN
8 31 (7.47%) Network Security
9 28 (6.75%) Internet
10 23 (5.54%) Wireless
11 20 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (4.34%) IPsec
12 18 (4.34%) OSPF
13 13 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
13 13 (3.13%) VLAN
13 13 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
14 12 (2.89%) NAS
14 12 (2.89%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (6.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (5.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.61%) Oracle Database
7 14 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (2.65%) SQLPlus
10 7 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.69%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.20%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.72%) MySQL
13 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (2.65%) Subversion
2 6 (1.45%) TeamCity
2 6 (1.45%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.20%) Git (software)
General
1 171 (41.20%) Finance
2 41 (9.88%) Banking
3 30 (7.23%) Telecoms
4 24 (5.78%) Back Office
5 23 (5.54%) Investment Banking
6 18 (4.34%) Legal
7 12 (2.89%) Marketing
8 11 (2.65%) Manufacturing
9 10 (2.41%) Retail
10 8 (1.93%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.20%) Front Office
12 3 (0.72%) Law
13 2 (0.48%) Electronics
13 2 (0.48%) Automotive
13 2 (0.48%) Advertising
13 2 (0.48%) Games
13 2 (0.48%) French Language
13 2 (0.48%) German Language
13 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (12.53%) Architect
2 45 (10.84%) Analyst
3 26 (6.27%) Administrator
4 24 (5.78%) Consultant
5 22 (5.30%) DBA
6 21 (5.06%) Service Manager
6 21 (5.06%) Security Officer
7 17 (4.10%) Security Manager
8 16 (3.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (3.86%) Oracle DBA
8 16 (3.86%) SQL DBA
8 16 (3.86%) Infrastructure Architect
9 15 (3.61%) Security Analyst
9 15 (3.61%) Network Engineer
9 15 (3.61%) Support Analyst
9 15 (3.61%) Information Manager
10 14 (3.37%) Risk Manager
10 14 (3.37%) Developer
11 12 (2.89%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (2.65%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.58%) HTML
2 18 (4.34%) .NET
3 17 (4.10%) XML
4 15 (3.61%) Middleware
5 13 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.65%) CSS
6 11 (2.65%) jQuery
7 10 (2.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (2.17%) Web Services
9 7 (1.69%) WCF
10 6 (1.45%) XSLT
10 6 (1.45%) WSDL
10 6 (1.45%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.20%) JSON
11 5 (1.20%) Ajax
12 3 (0.72%) J2EE
13 2 (0.48%) LAMP
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
13 2 (0.48%) Sphinx
13 2 (0.48%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.29%) Management Information System
2 31 (7.47%) Replication
3 25 (6.02%) Clustering
4 17 (4.10%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.10%) Hedge funds
5 11 (2.65%) Reference Data
6 10 (2.41%) Firmware
7 9 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.17%) PMI
7 9 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.17%) CESG
8 8 (1.93%) Open Source
9 7 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.69%) RMADS
10 6 (1.45%) PKI
11 5 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.20%) Informatics
11 5 (1.20%) LIMS
11 5 (1.20%) Handset
12 4 (0.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 114 (27.47%) Windows
2 53 (12.77%) Linux
3 31 (7.47%) UNIX
4 30 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (6.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.17%) Solaris
8 5 (1.20%) Windows 2000
8 5 (1.20%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.96%) AIX
9 4 (0.96%) HPUX
9 4 (0.96%) SELinux
9 4 (0.96%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (64.34%) Business Continuity
2 230 (55.42%) Business Continuity Planning
3 149 (35.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 112 (26.99%) ITIL
5 94 (22.65%) Information Security
6 70 (16.87%) Project Management
7 59 (14.22%) Risk Management
8 53 (12.77%) Service Management
9 43 (10.36%) Service Delivery
10 36 (8.67%) ITSM
11 29 (6.99%) Asset Management
11 29 (6.99%) Mentoring
12 28 (6.75%) Data Protection
12 28 (6.75%) Security Management
13 26 (6.27%) PRINCE2
14 25 (6.02%) Migration
15 22 (5.30%) Change Management
15 22 (5.30%) Line Management
16 21 (5.06%) Risk Assessment
17 20 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 94 (22.65%) SQL
2 34 (8.19%) Perl
3 33 (7.95%) T-SQL
4 25 (6.02%) C#
5 24 (5.78%) PowerShell
6 22 (5.30%) C
7 14 (3.37%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.65%) JavaScript
9 9 (2.17%) Java
10 7 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.69%) VBScript
10 7 (1.69%) VB
11 6 (1.45%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.45%) Python
11 6 (1.45%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.45%) VB6
11 6 (1.45%) PHP
12 2 (0.48%) C++
12 2 (0.48%) VC++
13 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (18.31%) Degree
2 41 (9.88%) CISSP
3 25 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (5.54%) CISA
5 16 (3.86%) CCNP
5 16 (3.86%) Security Cleared
6 14 (3.37%) CISM
7 12 (2.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (2.65%) CCIE
8 11 (2.65%) PMI Certification
9 10 (2.41%) CCNA
9 10 (2.41%) VCP5
10 9 (2.17%) VCP4
10 9 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (2.17%) CEH
11 8 (1.93%) ISACA
12 7 (1.69%) MCSE
13 6 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (7.95%) SLA
3 19 (4.58%) COBIT
4 14 (3.37%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.45%) QA
6 5 (1.20%) CESG Infosec
6 5 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (0.96%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.48%) GPG13
9 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.24%) BS7799
9 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 55 (13.25%) Active Directory
2 38 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.30%) XenApp
3 22 (5.30%) Oracle RAC
4 21 (5.06%) Hyper-V
5 18 (4.34%) MetaFrame
5 18 (4.34%) vSphere
6 12 (2.89%) XenDesktop
7 11 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
8 9 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (1.69%) Xen
10 4 (0.96%) NFS
10 4 (0.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (0.96%) vCloud
11 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.72%) XenServer
11 3 (0.72%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.72%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.48%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (4.34%) Data Guard
2 16 (3.86%) Backup Exec
3 11 (2.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (2.17%) SCOM
6 7 (1.69%) Nessus
6 7 (1.69%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.45%) FortiGate
8 5 (1.20%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (1.20%) Nagios
9 4 (0.96%) Puppet
10 3 (0.72%) SCCM
10 3 (0.72%) CiscoWorks
10 3 (0.72%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.72%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.48%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 87 (20.96%) Microsoft
2 66 (15.90%) VMware
3 46 (11.08%) Cisco
4 36 (8.67%) Oracle
5 34 (8.19%) Citrix
6 30 (7.23%) HP
7 25 (6.02%) Dell
8 21 (5.06%) Symantec
9 18 (4.34%) CheckPoint
10 17 (4.10%) NetApp
11 15 (3.61%) EMC
11 15 (3.61%) IBM
11 15 (3.61%) Bloomberg
12 14 (3.37%) SolarWinds
13 12 (2.89%) Mitel
14 10 (2.41%) GoldenSource
14 10 (2.41%) Juniper
14 10 (2.41%) Reuters
15 9 (2.17%) Sybase
16 8 (1.93%) Altiris
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £47k per year + bonus + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 27k per year + 14.5% shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £275 to £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum £450pcm Car Allowance, £10K Annual B
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5K Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £48400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 12 days ago