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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 614 651 612
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -39
Permanent jobs citing BCP 228 206 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 202 134 203
Average salary £48,750 £51,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +7.36%
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
80359 80047 83600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.35% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 64585 71490
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +2 102 £52,500 - 14
South East -20 64 £47,500 -15.55% 6
East of England +6 20 £40,000 +81.81% 1
Yorkshire +2 14 £43,000 - 2
West Midlands -6 11 £52,500 +7.69%
North West +3 10 £44,500 -19.09% 3
South West -35 4 £38,750 -24.01% 3
East Midlands +12 1 £32,500 -23.52% 1
North East - 1 £45,000 -
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 265 (59.02%) Business Continuity
2 235 (52.34%) Business Continuity Planning
3 194 (43.21%) Microsoft
4 190 (42.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 157 (34.97%) Windows
6 152 (33.85%) ITIL
7 149 (33.18%) VMware
8 145 (32.29%) Finance
9 115 (25.61%) SQL
10 113 (25.17%) Active Directory
11 101 (22.49%) SQL Server
12 99 (22.05%) Firewall
13 92 (20.49%) Degree
14 86 (19.15%) Service Delivery
15 83 (18.49%) MS Exchange
16 79 (17.59%) SAN
16 79 (17.59%) Information Security
17 76 (16.93%) Cisco
17 76 (16.93%) VMware Infrastructure
18 75 (16.70%) MS Excel
19 74 (16.48%) SLA
20 73 (16.26%) Citrix
21 66 (14.70%) Windows Server 2003
21 66 (14.70%) TCP/IP
22 65 (14.48%) Risk Management
22 65 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
23 63 (14.03%) DNS
24 58 (12.92%) Project Management
25 56 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
26 55 (12.25%) Security Management

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 83 (18.49%) MS Exchange
2 42 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 39 (8.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (6.01%) SharePoint
5 26 (5.79%) Lync
5 26 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (5.35%) WebLogic
7 20 (4.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 18 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (2.67%) JBoss
9 12 (2.67%) IIS
10 9 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.78%) Apache
12 6 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (1.34%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.89%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2000
15 2 (0.45%) GlassFish
Applications
1 75 (16.70%) MS Excel
2 42 (9.35%) MS Office
3 41 (9.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.45%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Global One
1 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.79%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.67%) Office 365
2 3 (0.67%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (22.05%) Firewall
2 79 (17.59%) SAN
3 66 (14.70%) TCP/IP
4 63 (14.03%) DNS
5 53 (11.80%) DHCP
6 45 (10.02%) Internet
7 42 (9.35%) LAN
7 42 (9.35%) WAN
8 39 (8.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 36 (8.02%) Wireless
9 36 (8.02%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (7.13%) VPN
11 29 (6.46%) Fibre Channel
12 28 (6.24%) SSL
12 28 (6.24%) Network Security
13 26 (5.79%) iSCSI
14 23 (5.12%) VoIP
15 21 (4.68%) IPsec
16 19 (4.23%) Cisco IOS
17 18 (4.01%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (22.49%) SQL Server
2 36 (8.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (6.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (5.35%) Oracle Database
7 21 (4.68%) Oracle Reports
8 20 (4.45%) SQLPlus
9 14 (3.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.45%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.11%) DTS
13 4 (0.89%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.45%) OLAP
14 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.22%) Ingres
15 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (1.11%) AdminStudio
2 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.45%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.22%) Subversion
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.22%) VisualVM
General
1 145 (32.29%) Finance
2 48 (10.69%) Banking
3 44 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.23%) Front Office
5 15 (3.34%) Legal
6 14 (3.12%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.67%) Retail
8 10 (2.23%) Electronics
8 10 (2.23%) Law
9 8 (1.78%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.78%) Back Office
9 8 (1.78%) Publishing
10 6 (1.34%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.45%) Games
11 2 (0.45%) Marketing
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (14.70%) Analyst
2 43 (9.58%) Service Manager
3 39 (8.69%) DBA
4 36 (8.02%) Customer Services Manager
5 28 (6.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (6.24%) Support Engineer
6 25 (5.57%) Administrator
7 24 (5.35%) Security Analyst
8 23 (5.12%) SQL DBA
8 23 (5.12%) Server Engineer
8 23 (5.12%) 3rd Line Support
9 22 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 21 (4.68%) Senior DBA
11 20 (4.45%) Oracle DBA
12 18 (4.01%) Project Manager
12 18 (4.01%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 17 (3.79%) Network Engineer
13 17 (3.79%) Support Analyst
14 16 (3.56%) SQL Server DBA
14 16 (3.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.68%) .NET
2 10 (2.23%) Application Packaging
3 7 (1.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.11%) J2EE
5 2 (0.45%) Sphinx
5 2 (0.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (0.45%) COM+
5 2 (0.45%) Flash
5 2 (0.45%) Middleware
5 2 (0.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.22%) Ajax
6 1 (0.22%) jQuery
6 1 (0.22%) Grails
6 1 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.22%) JSON
6 1 (0.22%) CSS
6 1 (0.22%) Web Services
6 1 (0.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (11.14%) Management Information System
3 37 (8.24%) Replication
4 25 (5.57%) Blackberry
5 24 (5.35%) Clustering
6 22 (4.90%) Hedge funds
7 16 (3.56%) Computer Science
8 15 (3.34%) Fat Client
8 15 (3.34%) Thin Client
9 13 (2.90%) Statistics
9 13 (2.90%) Client/Server
10 12 (2.67%) Fixed Income
10 12 (2.67%) CESG
11 11 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (2.00%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.34%) RMADS
14 5 (1.11%) Cryptography
14 5 (1.11%) Reference Data
14 5 (1.11%) ASIC
14 5 (1.11%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 157 (34.97%) Windows
2 66 (14.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 65 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (11.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (10.02%) Linux
6 21 (4.68%) UNIX
7 15 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (3.12%) Windows 7
8 14 (3.12%) Mac OS X
9 9 (2.00%) Solaris
10 6 (1.34%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.89%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (59.02%) Business Continuity
2 235 (52.34%) Business Continuity Planning
3 190 (42.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 152 (33.85%) ITIL
5 86 (19.15%) Service Delivery
6 79 (17.59%) Information Security
7 65 (14.48%) Risk Management
8 58 (12.92%) Project Management
9 55 (12.25%) Security Management
10 48 (10.69%) Coaching
11 42 (9.35%) Change Management
12 31 (6.90%) Service Management
13 30 (6.68%) Performance Tuning
14 27 (6.01%) Data Protection
15 23 (5.12%) Asset Management
16 21 (4.68%) Problem Management
16 21 (4.68%) E-Commerce
17 20 (4.45%) PRINCE2
17 20 (4.45%) Load Balancing
17 20 (4.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 115 (25.61%) SQL
2 41 (9.13%) T-SQL
3 31 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 29 (6.46%) Perl
5 25 (5.57%) Java
6 21 (4.68%) PL/SQL
6 21 (4.68%) VBScript
7 12 (2.67%) Python
8 11 (2.45%) C
9 6 (1.34%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.89%) VB
10 4 (0.89%) C#
11 3 (0.67%) C++
12 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.45%) VC++
13 1 (0.22%) Groovy
13 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 92 (20.49%) Degree
2 51 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (10.91%) CISSP
4 24 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (5.12%) MCSE
6 22 (4.90%) CISM
6 22 (4.90%) MCSA
6 22 (4.90%) CCNP
7 20 (4.45%) CISA
8 14 (3.12%) CRISC
8 14 (3.12%) Security Cleared
9 13 (2.90%) CCNA
10 11 (2.45%) Security+ Certification
11 7 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.56%) MCITP
12 6 (1.34%) VCP5
12 6 (1.34%) MCDBA
12 6 (1.34%) CCDA
12 6 (1.34%) CCDP
12 6 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (16.48%) SLA
2 52 (11.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.34%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.23%) QA
5 9 (2.00%) COBIT
6 7 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.89%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 113 (25.17%) Active Directory
2 76 (16.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (8.91%) XenApp
4 30 (6.68%) vSphere
5 23 (5.12%) Hyper-V
6 20 (4.45%) Oracle RMAN
6 20 (4.45%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (4.01%) MetaFrame
8 13 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (2.90%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.78%) VMware Server
10 6 (1.34%) vCloud
10 6 (1.34%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.11%) Samba
12 4 (0.89%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.67%) NLBS
13 3 (0.67%) Xen
13 3 (0.67%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.45%) XenServer
14 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 30 (6.68%) FortiGate
2 24 (5.35%) WSUS
3 20 (4.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 20 (4.45%) Data Guard
4 18 (4.01%) Backup Exec
5 14 (3.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 13 (2.90%) SCCM
7 10 (2.23%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (1.78%) SCOM
9 5 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.89%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.67%) Nagios
11 3 (0.67%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.45%) Puppet
13 1 (0.22%) Nessus
13 1 (0.22%) DameWare
13 1 (0.22%) EMC Navisphere
13 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 194 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 149 (33.18%) VMware
3 76 (16.93%) Cisco
4 73 (16.26%) Citrix
5 49 (10.91%) Symantec
6 41 (9.13%) Oracle
7 35 (7.80%) Bloomberg
8 33 (7.35%) NetApp
8 33 (7.35%) HP
8 33 (7.35%) Juniper
9 29 (6.46%) IBM
9 29 (6.46%) Dell
9 29 (6.46%) CheckPoint
10 24 (5.35%) Mitel
11 21 (4.68%) Apple
12 16 (3.56%) Red Hat
13 9 (2.00%) Avaya
14 8 (1.78%) Sun
15 7 (1.56%) McAfee
16 6 (1.34%) SolarWinds
Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified - £ Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + incl shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Romford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 21 days ago