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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 602 651 602
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -49
Permanent jobs citing BCP 278 216 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 246 136 229
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +19.31%
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
85818 83344 86450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.33% 81.90% 79.77%
Number of salaries quoted 71347 67480 74235
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +24 127 £50,000 +8.69% 8
South East -7 81 £47,500 -15.55% 9
Yorkshire -11 22 £40,000 +28.00% 1
East of England -13 14 £40,000 +24.03% 3
West Midlands -17 14 £52,500 - 1
South West -6 11 £42,500 -16.66%
North West -4 6 £45,000 +38.46% 1
North East - 1 £45,000 -
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 273 (59.48%) Business Continuity
2 239 (52.07%) Business Continuity Planning
3 190 (41.39%) Microsoft
4 176 (38.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 156 (33.99%) Windows
6 153 (33.33%) Finance
6 153 (33.33%) VMware
7 147 (32.03%) ITIL
8 113 (24.62%) Active Directory
9 112 (24.40%) SQL
10 108 (23.53%) Firewall
11 100 (21.79%) Degree
12 93 (20.26%) SQL Server
13 86 (18.74%) MS Exchange
13 86 (18.74%) Information Security
14 81 (17.65%) Cisco
14 81 (17.65%) Service Delivery
15 80 (17.43%) VMware Infrastructure
16 79 (17.21%) Citrix
17 74 (16.12%) SAN
17 74 (16.12%) MS Excel
18 73 (15.90%) SLA
19 71 (15.47%) TCP/IP
20 67 (14.60%) Risk Management
20 67 (14.60%) Windows Server 2003
21 66 (14.38%) DNS
22 64 (13.94%) Windows Server 2008
23 58 (12.64%) DHCP
23 58 (12.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 57 (12.42%) Project Management

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 86 (18.74%) MS Exchange
2 47 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2003
3 40 (8.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (6.32%) Lync
5 29 (6.32%) WebLogic
6 23 (5.01%) SharePoint
7 21 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (4.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (2.61%) Apache
9 11 (2.40%) IIS
9 11 (2.40%) JBoss
10 8 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (1.09%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.87%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.44%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 74 (16.12%) MS Excel
2 46 (10.02%) MS Office
3 40 (8.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.74%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.44%) PrintSoft PReS
5 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Global One
1 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.32%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.09%) Office 365
3 4 (0.87%) PaaS
4 3 (0.65%) IaaS
4 3 (0.65%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (23.53%) Firewall
2 74 (16.12%) SAN
3 71 (15.47%) TCP/IP
4 66 (14.38%) DNS
5 58 (12.64%) DHCP
6 49 (10.68%) LAN
7 48 (10.46%) WAN
7 48 (10.46%) Internet
8 44 (9.59%) VPN
9 39 (8.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 38 (8.28%) Network Security
10 38 (8.28%) Cisco ASA
11 37 (8.06%) Wireless
12 31 (6.75%) SSL
12 31 (6.75%) Fibre Channel
13 27 (5.88%) iSCSI
14 24 (5.23%) IPsec
15 23 (5.01%) VoIP
16 22 (4.79%) Cisco IOS
17 18 (3.92%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (20.26%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 25 (5.45%) Oracle Database
6 24 (5.23%) Oracle Reports
7 23 (5.01%) SQLPlus
8 19 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.09%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.65%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.22%) OLAP
15 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.22%) DTS
15 1 (0.22%) Ingres
15 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (1.09%) AdminStudio
1 5 (1.09%) Subversion
1 5 (1.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.22%) VisualVM
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 153 (33.33%) Finance
2 56 (12.20%) Banking
3 46 (10.02%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.79%) Investment Banking
5 19 (4.14%) Front Office
6 18 (3.92%) Legal
7 13 (2.83%) Back Office
8 11 (2.40%) Retail
9 9 (1.96%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.74%) Publishing
11 7 (1.53%) Law
12 6 (1.31%) Electronics
12 6 (1.31%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.65%) Marketing
14 2 (0.44%) Advertising
15 1 (0.22%) French Language
15 1 (0.22%) German Language
15 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (14.81%) Analyst
2 39 (8.50%) Service Manager
3 34 (7.41%) Customer Services Manager
4 30 (6.54%) DBA
5 28 (6.10%) Security Analyst
5 28 (6.10%) Support Engineer
6 26 (5.66%) Server Engineer
7 24 (5.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 23 (5.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 23 (5.01%) Oracle DBA
8 23 (5.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 21 (4.58%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 21 (4.58%) Senior DBA
10 20 (4.36%) Administrator
11 19 (4.14%) Network Engineer
12 18 (3.92%) Support Analyst
12 18 (3.92%) Architect
13 17 (3.70%) Project Manager
14 16 (3.49%) Technical Support
14 16 (3.49%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.27%) .NET
2 10 (2.18%) Application Packaging
3 7 (1.53%) J2EE
4 6 (1.31%) Middleware
5 5 (1.09%) CSS
5 5 (1.09%) Ajax
5 5 (1.09%) HTML
5 5 (1.09%) JSON
5 5 (1.09%) jQuery
6 2 (0.44%) Sphinx
6 2 (0.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (0.44%) Web Services
6 2 (0.44%) COM+
7 1 (0.22%) XML
7 1 (0.22%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.22%) WinForms
7 1 (0.22%) Spring
7 1 (0.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (9.59%) Management Information System
3 30 (6.54%) Replication
4 26 (5.66%) Blackberry
5 25 (5.45%) Hedge funds
6 18 (3.92%) Clustering
6 18 (3.92%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.27%) Client/Server
7 15 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.83%) Thin Client
8 13 (2.83%) CESG
8 13 (2.83%) Fixed Income
8 13 (2.83%) Fat Client
9 9 (1.96%) RMADS
9 9 (1.96%) Reference Data
10 8 (1.74%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.31%) Statistics
11 6 (1.31%) Cryptography
12 5 (1.09%) Economics
12 5 (1.09%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 156 (33.99%) Windows
2 67 (14.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 64 (13.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (11.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (9.80%) Linux
6 26 (5.66%) UNIX
7 16 (3.49%) Mac OS X
8 14 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (2.40%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.74%) Solaris
11 5 (1.09%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.87%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (59.48%) Business Continuity
2 239 (52.07%) Business Continuity Planning
3 176 (38.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 147 (32.03%) ITIL
5 86 (18.74%) Information Security
6 81 (17.65%) Service Delivery
7 67 (14.60%) Risk Management
8 57 (12.42%) Project Management
9 51 (11.11%) Security Management
10 44 (9.59%) Coaching
11 38 (8.28%) Change Management
12 32 (6.97%) Service Management
13 25 (5.45%) Data Protection
14 24 (5.23%) Asset Management
15 22 (4.79%) Load Balancing
16 20 (4.36%) E-Commerce
17 19 (4.14%) PRINCE2
17 19 (4.14%) Change Control
18 18 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
18 18 (3.92%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (24.40%) SQL
2 39 (8.50%) Perl
3 34 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 33 (7.19%) T-SQL
5 26 (5.66%) Java
6 24 (5.23%) PL/SQL
7 21 (4.58%) VBScript
8 17 (3.70%) Python
9 12 (2.61%) C
10 6 (1.31%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.31%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.09%) PHP
11 5 (1.09%) VB
12 4 (0.87%) C#
12 4 (0.87%) C++
13 3 (0.65%) VC++
14 1 (0.22%) Groovy
14 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 100 (21.79%) Degree
2 45 (9.80%) CISSP
3 43 (9.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (5.01%) CCNP
6 22 (4.79%) MCSE
7 21 (4.58%) CISM
8 20 (4.36%) MCSA
9 18 (3.92%) CISA
10 15 (3.27%) CRISC
10 15 (3.27%) CCNA
11 14 (3.05%) Security Cleared
12 11 (2.40%) Security+ Certification
13 9 (1.96%) CCIE
14 8 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (1.53%) VCP5
15 7 (1.53%) CCSA
15 7 (1.53%) CCSE
16 6 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (15.90%) SLA
2 58 (12.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.61%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.53%) COBIT
4 7 (1.53%) QA
5 5 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.09%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.65%) CESG Infosec
7 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 113 (24.62%) Active Directory
2 80 (17.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (10.02%) XenApp
4 29 (6.32%) vSphere
5 24 (5.23%) MetaFrame
6 23 (5.01%) Oracle RMAN
6 23 (5.01%) Oracle RAC
7 22 (4.79%) Hyper-V
8 18 (3.92%) XenDesktop
9 13 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (1.53%) VMware Server
11 6 (1.31%) vCloud
12 5 (1.09%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.09%) Samba
13 4 (0.87%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.87%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.65%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.44%) XenServer
15 2 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 33 (7.19%) FortiGate
2 23 (5.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 23 (5.01%) Backup Exec
2 23 (5.01%) Data Guard
3 22 (4.79%) WSUS
4 15 (3.27%) SCCM
5 14 (3.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 8 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (1.31%) SCOM
7 6 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.87%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.87%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.65%) Nessus
11 2 (0.44%) OpenView
11 2 (0.44%) Cacti
11 2 (0.44%) Puppet
12 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 190 (41.39%) Microsoft
2 153 (33.33%) VMware
3 81 (17.65%) Cisco
4 79 (17.21%) Citrix
5 51 (11.11%) Symantec
6 41 (8.93%) Oracle
7 39 (8.50%) Bloomberg
8 35 (7.63%) HP
9 34 (7.41%) Juniper
10 33 (7.19%) Dell
11 32 (6.97%) NetApp
12 30 (6.54%) CheckPoint
13 28 (6.10%) IBM
14 26 (5.66%) Mitel
15 23 (5.01%) Apple
16 14 (3.05%) Red Hat
17 10 (2.18%) Avaya
18 9 (1.96%) Reuters
18 9 (1.96%) GoldenSource
19 8 (1.74%) Sun
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Intapeople
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitve base salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bilston, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £37500 per annum + Bonus and pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Your Housing Group
Salary: From £30,434 to £32,751 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM
Posted: 18 days ago
Romford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 27 days ago