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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 687 559 586
Rank change year-on-year
-128 +27
Permanent jobs citing BCP 184 315 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.39% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 138 243 235
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 £29,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +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
87003 81075 87515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.74% 79.39% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 70060 66935 74947
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -69 85 £58,750 -2.08% 8
South East -39 43 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East of England -6 21 £51,250 +45.39% 3
Yorkshire -31 15 £45,000 -7.21%
West Midlands +2 8 £47,500 +8.57% 1
South West -14 3 £44,000 -13.72%
North West -40 2 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East Midlands -19 1 £26,500 -60.74%
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 259 (64.59%) Business Continuity
2 226 (56.36%) Business Continuity Planning
3 167 (41.65%) Finance
4 142 (35.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 117 (29.18%) Windows
6 99 (24.69%) ITIL
7 89 (22.19%) Information Security
8 87 (21.70%) SQL
9 82 (20.45%) Microsoft
10 80 (19.95%) Firewall
11 73 (18.20%) Degree
12 72 (17.96%) Project Management
13 68 (16.96%) SQL Server
14 61 (15.21%) VMware
15 57 (14.21%) Linux
16 54 (13.47%) Service Management
17 53 (13.22%) Risk Management
17 53 (13.22%) Active Directory
18 51 (12.72%) Management Information System
18 51 (12.72%) LAN
19 50 (12.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 47 (11.72%) WAN
21 46 (11.47%) Cisco
22 44 (10.97%) DNS
23 43 (10.72%) TCP/IP
24 42 (10.47%) CISSP
24 42 (10.47%) MS Exchange
25 39 (9.73%) Service Delivery
25 39 (9.73%) DHCP
26 38 (9.48%) VPN

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 42 (10.47%) MS Exchange
2 26 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (5.24%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.99%) IIS
5 15 (3.74%) WebLogic
6 13 (3.24%) Lync
7 11 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.00%) Apache
9 7 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.50%) CMS
11 4 (1.00%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.50%) SAS
13 1 (0.25%) CICS
13 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 38 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.23%) MS Office
3 11 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.24%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.50%) MS Project
6 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.75%) AWD
3 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.25%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (2.00%) PaaS
2 7 (1.75%) IaaS
3 6 (1.50%) Office 365
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (19.95%) Firewall
2 51 (12.72%) LAN
3 47 (11.72%) WAN
4 44 (10.97%) DNS
5 43 (10.72%) TCP/IP
6 39 (9.73%) DHCP
7 38 (9.48%) VPN
7 38 (9.48%) SAN
8 29 (7.23%) Internet
9 28 (6.98%) Network Security
10 26 (6.48%) Wireless
11 21 (5.24%) IPsec
12 20 (4.99%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (4.74%) OSPF
14 14 (3.49%) NAS
15 13 (3.24%) Fibre Channel
15 13 (3.24%) VLAN
16 12 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (2.99%) EIGRP
17 11 (2.74%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (16.96%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (4.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (3.24%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (2.24%) SQLPlus
10 8 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (2.00%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.25%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.75%) MySQL
13 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (2.74%) Subversion
2 6 (1.50%) TeamCity
2 6 (1.50%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.25%) Git (software)
General
1 167 (41.65%) Finance
2 37 (9.23%) Banking
3 26 (6.48%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.24%) Back Office
5 19 (4.74%) Legal
5 19 (4.74%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.99%) Marketing
7 10 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.75%) Retail
9 4 (1.00%) Front Office
10 3 (0.75%) Law
11 2 (0.50%) Electronics
11 2 (0.50%) Automotive
11 2 (0.50%) Advertising
11 2 (0.50%) Games
11 2 (0.50%) French Language
11 2 (0.50%) German Language
11 2 (0.50%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (12.97%) Architect
2 40 (9.98%) Analyst
3 30 (7.48%) Administrator
4 22 (5.49%) Consultant
5 21 (5.24%) DBA
6 20 (4.99%) Security Officer
7 19 (4.74%) Security Manager
8 17 (4.24%) Service Manager
9 16 (3.99%) Infrastructure Architect
10 15 (3.74%) SQL DBA
10 15 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (3.74%) Network Engineer
10 15 (3.74%) Information Manager
11 14 (3.49%) Risk Manager
11 14 (3.49%) Developer
11 14 (3.49%) Oracle DBA
12 13 (3.24%) Security Analyst
12 13 (3.24%) Support Analyst
12 13 (3.24%) Information Security Manager
13 12 (2.99%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.74%) HTML
1 19 (4.74%) .NET
2 17 (4.24%) XML
3 14 (3.49%) ASP.NET
3 14 (3.49%) Middleware
4 11 (2.74%) CSS
4 11 (2.74%) jQuery
5 10 (2.49%) Web Services
6 8 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (1.75%) WCF
8 6 (1.50%) XSLT
8 6 (1.50%) WSDL
8 6 (1.50%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.25%) JSON
9 5 (1.25%) Ajax
10 3 (0.75%) J2EE
11 2 (0.50%) LAMP
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (0.50%) Regular Expression
11 2 (0.50%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.72%) Management Information System
2 32 (7.98%) Replication
3 26 (6.48%) Clustering
4 17 (4.24%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.49%) Hedge funds
6 10 (2.49%) Firmware
7 9 (2.24%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.24%) PMI
7 9 (2.24%) CESG
7 9 (2.24%) Reference Data
7 9 (2.24%) Open Source
8 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.75%) RMADS
8 7 (1.75%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.50%) PKI
10 5 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.25%) Informatics
10 5 (1.25%) LIMS
10 5 (1.25%) Handset
11 4 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 117 (29.18%) Windows
2 57 (14.21%) Linux
3 33 (8.23%) UNIX
4 28 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (6.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (5.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (2.99%) Solaris
8 5 (1.25%) Windows 2000
8 5 (1.25%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.00%) AIX
9 4 (1.00%) HPUX
9 4 (1.00%) SELinux
9 4 (1.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (64.59%) Business Continuity
2 226 (56.36%) Business Continuity Planning
3 142 (35.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 99 (24.69%) ITIL
5 89 (22.19%) Information Security
6 72 (17.96%) Project Management
7 54 (13.47%) Service Management
8 53 (13.22%) Risk Management
9 39 (9.73%) Service Delivery
10 38 (9.48%) ITSM
11 32 (7.98%) Asset Management
12 28 (6.98%) Data Protection
13 26 (6.48%) PRINCE2
14 24 (5.99%) Change Management
14 24 (5.99%) Migration
15 22 (5.49%) Network Design
16 20 (4.99%) Risk Assessment
16 20 (4.99%) Security Management
17 19 (4.74%) Network Architecture
17 19 (4.74%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (21.70%) SQL
2 34 (8.48%) Perl
3 29 (7.23%) T-SQL
4 26 (6.48%) PowerShell
5 24 (5.99%) C#
6 22 (5.49%) C
7 12 (2.99%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.74%) JavaScript
9 9 (2.24%) Java
10 8 (2.00%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.75%) PHP
11 7 (1.75%) VBScript
11 7 (1.75%) VB
12 6 (1.50%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.50%) Python
12 6 (1.50%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.50%) VB6
13 2 (0.50%) C++
13 2 (0.50%) VC++
14 1 (0.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 73 (18.20%) Degree
2 42 (10.47%) CISSP
3 27 (6.73%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (5.74%) CISA
5 19 (4.74%) CCNP
6 15 (3.74%) Security Cleared
7 14 (3.49%) CISM
8 13 (3.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (2.99%) CCIE
10 11 (2.74%) CCNA
10 11 (2.74%) PMI Certification
11 10 (2.49%) VCP4
11 10 (2.49%) VCP5
12 9 (2.24%) CEH
12 9 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (2.00%) ISACA
14 7 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.75%) MCSE
15 5 (1.25%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (12.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (6.48%) SLA
3 19 (4.74%) COBIT
4 14 (3.49%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.25%) QA
5 5 (1.25%) CESG Infosec
5 5 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.50%) GPG13
8 1 (0.25%) BS7799
8 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 53 (13.22%) Active Directory
2 38 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.24%) Hyper-V
4 20 (4.99%) Oracle RAC
5 18 (4.49%) XenApp
6 17 (4.24%) vSphere
7 15 (3.74%) MetaFrame
8 11 (2.74%) XenDesktop
9 9 (2.24%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 7 (1.75%) Xen
12 6 (1.50%) NFS
12 6 (1.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 4 (1.00%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.75%) XenServer
14 3 (0.75%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.50%) NLBS
15 2 (0.50%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (3.99%) Backup Exec
1 16 (3.99%) Data Guard
2 10 (2.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (2.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (2.24%) SCOM
4 7 (1.75%) Nessus
4 7 (1.75%) SCOrch
5 6 (1.50%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (1.25%) Nagios
7 4 (1.00%) Puppet
8 3 (0.75%) SCCM
8 3 (0.75%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (0.75%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.75%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.50%) WSUS
9 2 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 82 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 61 (15.21%) VMware
3 46 (11.47%) Cisco
4 36 (8.98%) Oracle
5 33 (8.23%) Citrix
6 29 (7.23%) HP
7 25 (6.23%) Dell
8 20 (4.99%) CheckPoint
8 20 (4.99%) Symantec
9 18 (4.49%) NetApp
10 17 (4.24%) EMC
11 15 (3.74%) IBM
12 14 (3.49%) SolarWinds
13 12 (2.99%) Bloomberg
14 11 (2.74%) Mitel
15 9 (2.24%) Juniper
16 8 (2.00%) Sybase
16 8 (2.00%) Reuters
16 8 (2.00%) GoldenSource
16 8 (2.00%) Brocade
Newbury, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £33998 - £41148 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £62500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £19k - 24k per year + 14.5% shift allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago