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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 697 564 597
Rank change year-on-year
-133 +33
Permanent jobs citing BCP 175 303 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 136 223 247
Average salary £50,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £34,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +10.00%
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
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £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 19 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 19 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
(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
London -95 76 £53,625 -2.50% 14
South East -42 46 £47,000 +16.03% 4
East of England -26 17 £57,500 +58.62% 2
Yorkshire -29 17 £45,000 +20.00% 4
West Midlands -13 7 £52,500 +27.27%
South West -33 3 £38,500 -19.79%
North West -37 3 £55,000 +25.00% 2
East Midlands -8 1 £26,500 -55.83%
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 258 (63.24%) Business Continuity
2 217 (53.19%) Business Continuity Planning
3 169 (41.42%) Finance
4 141 (34.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 112 (27.45%) Windows
6 100 (24.51%) ITIL
7 92 (22.55%) Information Security
8 91 (22.30%) Microsoft
9 90 (22.06%) SQL
10 81 (19.85%) Firewall
11 74 (18.14%) Degree
12 72 (17.65%) VMware
13 67 (16.42%) Project Management
13 67 (16.42%) SQL Server
14 63 (15.44%) Risk Management
15 62 (15.20%) Active Directory
16 56 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 51 (12.50%) Cisco
18 48 (11.76%) MS Exchange
19 47 (11.52%) Linux
19 47 (11.52%) Management Information System
20 46 (11.27%) Service Management
20 46 (11.27%) TCP/IP
21 45 (11.03%) LAN
22 44 (10.78%) DNS
22 44 (10.78%) Service Delivery
23 43 (10.54%) MS Excel
24 42 (10.29%) WAN
25 41 (10.05%) VPN
25 41 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 48 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 30 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (5.64%) SharePoint
4 20 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 16 (3.92%) Lync
7 13 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (3.19%) IIS
8 12 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (1.96%) Apache
11 6 (1.47%) CMS
11 6 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.74%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.25%) SAS
14 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 43 (10.54%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.09%) MS Office
3 17 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.47%) MS Project
6 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.74%) AWD
3 2 (0.49%) Global One
3 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.96%) PaaS
2 8 (1.96%) IaaS
3 6 (1.47%) Office 365
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (19.85%) Firewall
2 46 (11.27%) TCP/IP
3 45 (11.03%) LAN
4 44 (10.78%) DNS
5 42 (10.29%) WAN
6 41 (10.05%) VPN
7 40 (9.80%) DHCP
8 35 (8.58%) SAN
9 33 (8.09%) Network Security
10 31 (7.60%) Internet
11 26 (6.37%) Wireless
12 23 (5.64%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (4.90%) OSPF
14 19 (4.66%) IPsec
15 18 (4.41%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
17 14 (3.43%) Cisco IOS
17 14 (3.43%) BGP
18 13 (3.19%) VoIP
19 12 (2.94%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (3.68%) Oracle Database
6 14 (3.43%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.70%) SQLPlus
8 11 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.23%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.74%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.74%) MySQL
13 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (2.70%) Subversion
2 6 (1.47%) TeamCity
2 6 (1.47%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 169 (41.42%) Finance
2 40 (9.80%) Banking
3 36 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 27 (6.62%) Back Office
5 23 (5.64%) Investment Banking
6 19 (4.66%) Legal
7 11 (2.70%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.45%) Retail
9 9 (2.21%) Marketing
10 8 (1.96%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.23%) Front Office
12 2 (0.49%) Electronics
12 2 (0.49%) Automotive
12 2 (0.49%) Law
12 2 (0.49%) French Language
12 2 (0.49%) German Language
12 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.49%) Advertising
12 2 (0.49%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (12.50%) Architect
2 50 (12.25%) Analyst
3 21 (5.15%) DBA
4 20 (4.90%) Administrator
4 20 (4.90%) Consultant
4 20 (4.90%) Service Manager
4 20 (4.90%) Security Officer
5 17 (4.17%) Security Analyst
5 17 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 16 (3.92%) Oracle DBA
6 16 (3.92%) Support Analyst
6 16 (3.92%) Network Engineer
7 15 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (3.43%) SQL DBA
8 14 (3.43%) Developer
9 13 (3.19%) Information Manager
9 13 (3.19%) Security Manager
10 12 (2.94%) Risk Manager
10 12 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (2.70%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.66%) HTML
2 18 (4.41%) .NET
3 17 (4.17%) XML
4 15 (3.68%) Middleware
5 13 (3.19%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.70%) CSS
6 11 (2.70%) jQuery
7 8 (1.96%) Web Services
7 8 (1.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (1.72%) WCF
9 6 (1.47%) XSLT
9 6 (1.47%) WSDL
9 6 (1.47%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.23%) JSON
10 5 (1.23%) Ajax
11 3 (0.74%) J2EE
12 2 (0.49%) LAMP
12 2 (0.49%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (0.49%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.52%) Management Information System
2 35 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.11%) Clustering
4 26 (6.37%) Replication
5 21 (5.15%) Hedge funds
6 17 (4.17%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.70%) CESG
7 11 (2.70%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.70%) Reference Data
8 10 (2.45%) Firmware
9 9 (2.21%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.21%) PMI
9 9 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.96%) RMADS
11 7 (1.72%) Open Source
12 6 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.47%) PKI
13 5 (1.23%) Fat Client
13 5 (1.23%) Informatics
13 5 (1.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 112 (27.45%) Windows
2 47 (11.52%) Linux
3 35 (8.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (8.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (8.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (6.86%) UNIX
5 6 (1.47%) Solaris
6 5 (1.23%) Windows 2000
6 5 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.98%) AIX
7 4 (0.98%) HPUX
8 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.74%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.49%) SELinux
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (63.24%) Business Continuity
2 217 (53.19%) Business Continuity Planning
3 141 (34.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 100 (24.51%) ITIL
5 92 (22.55%) Information Security
6 67 (16.42%) Project Management
7 63 (15.44%) Risk Management
8 46 (11.27%) Service Management
9 44 (10.78%) Service Delivery
10 35 (8.58%) ITSM
11 31 (7.60%) Security Management
12 30 (7.35%) Asset Management
13 28 (6.86%) Data Protection
14 25 (6.13%) Mentoring
15 24 (5.88%) Change Management
15 24 (5.88%) Migration
15 24 (5.88%) PRINCE2
16 23 (5.64%) Line Management
17 22 (5.39%) Business Continuity Management
18 20 (4.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 90 (22.06%) SQL
2 32 (7.84%) Perl
3 30 (7.35%) T-SQL
4 23 (5.64%) C#
4 23 (5.64%) PowerShell
5 21 (5.15%) C
6 14 (3.43%) PL/SQL
7 11 (2.70%) JavaScript
8 10 (2.45%) Java
9 8 (1.96%) VB
10 7 (1.72%) VBScript
10 7 (1.72%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.47%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.47%) Python
11 6 (1.47%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.47%) VB6
11 6 (1.47%) PHP
12 2 (0.49%) C++
12 2 (0.49%) VC++
13 1 (0.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 74 (18.14%) Degree
2 37 (9.07%) CISSP
3 26 (6.37%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (5.15%) CISA
5 17 (4.17%) CCNP
5 17 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 14 (3.43%) CISM
7 11 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (2.70%) CCIE
7 11 (2.70%) PMI Certification
8 10 (2.45%) CCNA
8 10 (2.45%) VCP5
9 9 (2.21%) VCP4
9 9 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (2.21%) CEH
9 9 (2.21%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (1.96%) ISACA
11 7 (1.72%) MCSE
12 6 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.23%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (8.33%) SLA
3 16 (3.92%) COBIT
4 12 (2.94%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.96%) QA
6 5 (1.23%) CESG Infosec
6 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (1.23%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.49%) GPG13
8 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.25%) BS7799
8 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 62 (15.20%) Active Directory
2 41 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.86%) XenApp
4 22 (5.39%) Hyper-V
4 22 (5.39%) Oracle RAC
5 20 (4.90%) MetaFrame
6 16 (3.92%) vSphere
7 13 (3.19%) XenDesktop
8 11 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (2.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (1.72%) Xen
11 4 (0.98%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.98%) vCloud
12 3 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.74%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.74%) XenServer
13 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.25%) UAG
14 1 (0.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (4.41%) Data Guard
2 16 (3.92%) Backup Exec
3 11 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (2.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (2.21%) SCOM
5 9 (2.21%) FortiGate
6 8 (1.96%) SCOrch
7 7 (1.72%) Nessus
8 5 (1.23%) SCCM
8 5 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (1.23%) Nagios
9 3 (0.74%) CiscoWorks
9 3 (0.74%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.74%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.49%) Puppet
10 2 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.49%) OpenView
10 2 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.49%) Cacti
Vendors
1 91 (22.30%) Microsoft
2 72 (17.65%) VMware
3 51 (12.50%) Cisco
4 39 (9.56%) Citrix
5 35 (8.58%) Oracle
6 32 (7.84%) HP
7 26 (6.37%) Dell
8 23 (5.64%) Symantec
9 20 (4.90%) Bloomberg
10 19 (4.66%) CheckPoint
11 17 (4.17%) IBM
12 14 (3.43%) NetApp
12 14 (3.43%) Mitel
12 14 (3.43%) SolarWinds
13 13 (3.19%) Juniper
14 11 (2.70%) GoldenSource
14 11 (2.70%) Reuters
15 10 (2.45%) EMC
16 8 (1.96%) Sybase
16 8 (1.96%) Altiris
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £47k per year + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £43000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £45000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 27k per year + 14.5% shift allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago