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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 615 715 564
Rank change year-on-year
+100 -151
Permanent jobs citing BCP 274 189 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.17% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.21% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 234 140 235
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
88161 90095 81343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.06% 82.88% 81.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73560 72570 67236
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
London +33 120 £62,500 +13.63% 8
South East +27 63 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Yorkshire +25 31 £49,000 +8.88% 1
South West +7 29 £40,000 -9.09%
East of England +2 23 £67,500 +31.70%
North West +7 6 £21,000 -61.81%
North East - 2 £30,500 -
West Midlands -12 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 285 (61.16%) Business Continuity
2 220 (47.21%) Business Continuity Planning
3 206 (44.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 163 (34.98%) ITIL
5 140 (30.04%) Windows
6 138 (29.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 135 (28.97%) Information Security
8 131 (28.11%) Finance
9 115 (24.68%) SQL
10 113 (24.25%) Microsoft
11 101 (21.67%) Management Information System
12 89 (19.10%) Degree
13 87 (18.67%) VMware
14 84 (18.03%) Linux
15 82 (17.60%) PCI DSS
16 77 (16.52%) Active Directory
16 77 (16.52%) Project Management
17 76 (16.31%) SQL Server
18 74 (15.88%) Analytical Skills
19 72 (15.45%) Service Delivery
20 70 (15.02%) Service Management
21 68 (14.59%) Firewall
22 66 (14.16%) Security Management
22 66 (14.16%) UNIX
23 65 (13.95%) CISSP
24 63 (13.52%) Cisco
24 63 (13.52%) MS Excel
25 56 (12.02%) Oracle
25 56 (12.02%) TCP/IP
25 56 (12.02%) SLA

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 45 (9.66%) MS Exchange
2 28 (6.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (3.86%) IIS
4 16 (3.43%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.00%) Apache
6 12 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (2.15%) Lync
7 10 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.29%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.07%) SAS
11 4 (0.86%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.43%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.21%) JBoss
13 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 63 (13.52%) MS Excel
2 32 (6.87%) MS Office
3 18 (3.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.64%) RMDS
3 2 (0.43%) Global One
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.43%) Finacle
4 1 (0.21%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.93%) SaaS
2 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.07%) Office 365
4 3 (0.64%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.43%) PaaS
5 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (14.59%) Firewall
2 56 (12.02%) TCP/IP
3 42 (9.01%) DNS
4 41 (8.80%) LAN
5 38 (8.15%) WAN
6 37 (7.94%) VPN
7 29 (6.22%) SAN
8 25 (5.36%) Network Security
9 24 (5.15%) SSL
10 23 (4.94%) VoIP
11 21 (4.51%) Internet
12 19 (4.08%) MPLS
12 19 (4.08%) IPsec
13 15 (3.22%) BGP
14 14 (3.00%) DHCP
14 14 (3.00%) PBX
15 13 (2.79%) IP Telephony
15 13 (2.79%) NAS
15 13 (2.79%) HSRP
16 12 (2.58%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (16.31%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 17 (3.65%) MySQL
5 14 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (2.79%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (2.79%) Big Data
7 12 (2.58%) OLAP
8 11 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.93%) Oracle OLAP
11 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.64%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.64%) Sybase ASE
15 2 (0.43%) Ingres
15 2 (0.43%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (1.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.43%) MSI
3 2 (0.43%) JIRA
4 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.21%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.21%) GCC
4 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 131 (28.11%) Finance
2 29 (6.22%) Banking
2 29 (6.22%) Legal
3 25 (5.36%) Front Office
4 20 (4.29%) Retail
5 19 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.79%) Law
7 11 (2.36%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.07%) Back Office
9 5 (1.07%) Marketing
10 4 (0.86%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.21%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (18.67%) Analyst
2 49 (10.52%) Applications Support
3 37 (7.94%) Security Manager
4 36 (7.73%) Service Manager
5 31 (6.65%) Support Engineer
6 30 (6.44%) Information Manager
7 29 (6.22%) Information Security Manager
8 27 (5.79%) Administrator
9 24 (5.15%) Services Delivery Manager
9 24 (5.15%) Security Analyst
9 24 (5.15%) Support Analyst
9 24 (5.15%) Delivery Manager
10 23 (4.94%) Consultant
10 23 (4.94%) DBA
11 22 (4.72%) Technical Support
11 22 (4.72%) IT Auditor
11 22 (4.72%) Auditor
12 20 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
13 19 (4.08%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.36%) Middleware
2 17 (3.65%) FIX Protocol
3 13 (2.79%) Rendezvous
3 13 (2.79%) .NET
4 10 (2.15%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.93%) ActiveX
6 8 (1.72%) HTML
7 6 (1.29%) Web Services
7 6 (1.29%) Application Packaging
8 4 (0.86%) XML
8 4 (0.86%) EJB
8 4 (0.86%) J2EE
9 2 (0.43%) SOAP
9 2 (0.43%) Sphinx
10 1 (0.21%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (0.21%) Dapper ORM
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.21%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 101 (21.67%) Management Information System
2 74 (15.88%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.22%) Data Centre
4 22 (4.72%) Clustering
5 20 (4.29%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.65%) Equities
7 16 (3.43%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (2.79%) Replication
9 10 (2.15%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.93%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.50%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.50%) IVR
11 7 (1.50%) PKI
11 7 (1.50%) CMDB
12 6 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.29%) BYOD
13 5 (1.07%) Performance Metrics
13 5 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.07%) NHS
14 4 (0.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 140 (30.04%) Windows
2 84 (18.03%) Linux
3 66 (14.16%) UNIX
4 29 (6.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (6.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.93%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.72%) Windows 2000
10 7 (1.50%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.50%) AIX
10 7 (1.50%) CentOS
11 6 (1.29%) Debian
11 6 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.07%) Solaris
13 4 (0.86%) HPUX
13 4 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.86%) Android
14 3 (0.64%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (61.16%) Business Continuity
2 220 (47.21%) Business Continuity Planning
3 206 (44.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 163 (34.98%) ITIL
5 135 (28.97%) Information Security
6 77 (16.52%) Project Management
7 72 (15.45%) Service Delivery
8 70 (15.02%) Service Management
9 66 (14.16%) Security Management
10 53 (11.37%) Incident Management
11 49 (10.52%) Change Management
12 48 (10.30%) Risk Management
13 43 (9.23%) Data Protection
14 40 (8.58%) Continuous Improvement
15 37 (7.94%) Information Security Management
16 34 (7.30%) Load Balancing
16 34 (7.30%) Performance Tuning
17 32 (6.87%) Risk Assessment
18 30 (6.44%) Capacity Planning
19 27 (5.79%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (24.68%) SQL
2 25 (5.36%) Python
3 24 (5.15%) T-SQL
4 23 (4.94%) PowerShell
5 21 (4.51%) C
6 17 (3.65%) Perl
7 16 (3.43%) Java
8 13 (2.79%) VBScript
8 13 (2.79%) VBA
9 12 (2.58%) JavaScript
10 9 (1.93%) VB
11 8 (1.72%) C++
12 5 (1.07%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.07%) C#
13 3 (0.64%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.64%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (0.43%) PHP
15 1 (0.21%) Ruby
15 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 89 (19.10%) Degree
2 65 (13.95%) CISSP
3 56 (12.02%) CISA
4 36 (7.73%) CISM
5 34 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (4.94%) CCNA
8 19 (4.08%) MCSE
9 17 (3.65%) CCNP
10 12 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (2.36%) CCDA
12 9 (1.93%) CCSA
12 9 (1.93%) CCSE
12 9 (1.93%) CRISC
13 8 (1.72%) CCDP
13 8 (1.72%) SSCP
14 6 (1.29%) MCSA
14 6 (1.29%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.29%) CEH
14 6 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (29.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 82 (17.60%) PCI DSS
3 56 (12.02%) SLA
4 22 (4.72%) COBIT
5 12 (2.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.29%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.86%) QA
8 3 (0.64%) BS25999
9 2 (0.43%) BS7799
10 1 (0.21%) Basel II
10 1 (0.21%) MiFID
10 1 (0.21%) EMIR
10 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 77 (16.52%) Active Directory
2 53 (11.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (6.22%) vSphere
4 15 (3.22%) XenDesktop
5 14 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (3.00%) XenApp
6 13 (2.79%) XenServer
7 11 (2.36%) Hyper-V
8 9 (1.93%) vCloud
9 6 (1.29%) iptables
9 6 (1.29%) Firmware
9 6 (1.29%) Terminal Server
9 6 (1.29%) Samba
10 5 (1.07%) Squid
11 4 (0.86%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.43%) NFS
13 2 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.43%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 19 (4.08%) ITRS Geneos
2 14 (3.00%) WSUS
3 11 (2.36%) Backup Exec
4 9 (1.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (1.93%) AirWatch
5 8 (1.72%) SCCM
6 7 (1.50%) Nessus
6 7 (1.50%) Puppet
7 6 (1.29%) SCOM
8 5 (1.07%) OpenView
9 4 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.86%) EdgeSight
10 3 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.43%) vMotion
11 2 (0.43%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.43%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.43%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 113 (24.25%) Microsoft
2 87 (18.67%) VMware
3 63 (13.52%) Cisco
4 56 (12.02%) Oracle
5 48 (10.30%) Citrix
6 26 (5.58%) HP
7 23 (4.94%) EMC
8 18 (3.86%) Dell
9 17 (3.65%) NetApp
9 17 (3.65%) CheckPoint
10 15 (3.22%) Symantec
11 13 (2.79%) Red Hat
12 12 (2.58%) Bloomberg
13 11 (2.36%) IBM
14 10 (2.15%) Sybase
14 10 (2.15%) Juniper
15 8 (1.72%) McAfee
16 7 (1.50%) Sophos
16 7 (1.50%) Reuters
16 7 (1.50%) Veeam
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 65,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sovereign Housing Association
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 18 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Avis Budget Group
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago