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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 677 704 591
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -113
Permanent jobs citing BCP 188 204 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 157 152 248
Average salary £50,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £86,750 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-26.47% +2.00%
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
85798 91789 83056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.25% 82.06% 80.38%
Number of salaries quoted 70149 74708 69088
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +19 95 £57,500 -14.81% 12
South East +5 23 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Yorkshire +23 18 £31,750 -40.93%
East Midlands - 17 £28,428 - 1
East of England +5 14 £45,000 - 2
North West -13 10 £40,750 -25.90% 2
South West -23 10 £32,500 -36.27% 6
West Midlands -15 2 £37,500 -42.30%
North East - 1 - -
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 240 (58.54%) Business Continuity
2 209 (50.98%) Business Continuity Planning
3 195 (47.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 162 (39.51%) Microsoft
5 138 (33.66%) Windows
6 137 (33.41%) ITIL
7 127 (30.98%) Finance
8 110 (26.83%) Active Directory
9 109 (26.59%) SQL
10 105 (25.61%) VMware
11 95 (23.17%) SQL Server
12 91 (22.20%) Information Security
13 85 (20.73%) Degree
14 78 (19.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 78 (19.02%) Management Information System
15 77 (18.78%) Firewall
15 77 (18.78%) Service Delivery
16 74 (18.05%) Cisco
17 73 (17.80%) MS Excel
18 71 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
19 67 (16.34%) MS Exchange
20 63 (15.37%) SAN
21 62 (15.12%) CISSP
21 62 (15.12%) Project Management
22 60 (14.63%) Service Management
23 58 (14.15%) TCP/IP
24 57 (13.90%) Citrix
25 55 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
26 52 (12.68%) Security Management
26 52 (12.68%) Risk Management

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 67 (16.34%) MS Exchange
2 23 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (5.37%) SharePoint
4 21 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (4.88%) Lync
5 20 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (3.41%) WebLogic
8 12 (2.93%) JBoss
9 11 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (2.44%) Apache
10 10 (2.44%) IIS
11 9 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.46%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.49%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.49%) GlassFish
16 1 (0.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 73 (17.80%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.05%) MS Office
3 30 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.98%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.24%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.46%) SaaS
2 6 (1.46%) Mimecast
3 3 (0.73%) IBM SmartCloud
3 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.49%) Office 365
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (18.78%) Firewall
2 63 (15.37%) SAN
3 58 (14.15%) TCP/IP
4 51 (12.44%) DNS
5 38 (9.27%) WAN
6 37 (9.02%) LAN
7 31 (7.56%) SSL
8 30 (7.32%) Internet
9 28 (6.83%) DHCP
10 26 (6.34%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (5.85%) MPLS
12 22 (5.37%) VoIP
13 21 (5.12%) VPN
14 20 (4.88%) Wireless
15 18 (4.39%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (4.15%) iSCSI
17 16 (3.90%) Fibre Channel
18 15 (3.66%) Network Security
18 15 (3.66%) IPsec
19 14 (3.41%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (23.17%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (6.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (5.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (4.63%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.93%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (2.93%) SQLPlus
8 11 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.71%) OLAP
10 7 (1.71%) Big Data
11 6 (1.46%) MySQL
12 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.22%) DTS
12 5 (1.22%) OLAP Cube
13 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.49%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.49%) InstallShield
2 2 (0.49%) MSI
3 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.24%) VisualVM
3 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 127 (30.98%) Finance
2 29 (7.07%) Banking
3 26 (6.34%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.63%) Law
5 17 (4.15%) Legal
6 9 (2.20%) Front Office
7 8 (1.95%) Electronics
7 8 (1.95%) Retail
8 7 (1.71%) Publishing
8 7 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.22%) Czech Language
10 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.49%) Back Office
11 2 (0.49%) Advertising
11 2 (0.49%) Games
11 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Marketing
12 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 66 (16.10%) Analyst
2 38 (9.27%) DBA
2 38 (9.27%) Service Manager
3 33 (8.05%) Applications Support
4 31 (7.56%) Support Engineer
5 23 (5.61%) Security Manager
6 22 (5.37%) Information Manager
7 21 (5.12%) Support Analyst
7 21 (5.12%) Consultant
7 21 (5.12%) Customer Services Manager
7 21 (5.12%) Information Security Manager
8 20 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (4.88%) Technical Support
9 19 (4.63%) Network Engineer
9 19 (4.63%) Administrator
9 19 (4.63%) Applications Support Analyst
9 19 (4.63%) SQL DBA
10 17 (4.15%) Delivery Manager
11 16 (3.90%) Senior DBA
12 13 (3.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.83%) .NET
2 9 (2.20%) ASP.NET
3 8 (1.95%) ActiveX
3 8 (1.95%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.22%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (0.73%) HTML
6 2 (0.49%) Flash
6 2 (0.49%) COM+
6 2 (0.49%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.24%) Web Services
7 1 (0.24%) EDI
7 1 (0.24%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.24%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 78 (19.02%) Management Information System
2 71 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (9.02%) Replication
4 24 (5.85%) Clustering
5 17 (4.15%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.93%) Statistics
7 11 (2.68%) Fat Client
7 11 (2.68%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.68%) Thin Client
8 10 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (2.20%) Internet of Things
10 8 (1.95%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.71%) CESG
11 7 (1.71%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.71%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.46%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.46%) NHS
12 6 (1.46%) CMDB
13 5 (1.22%) RMADS
13 5 (1.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 138 (33.66%) Windows
2 48 (11.71%) Linux
3 40 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (8.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (5.12%) UNIX
7 20 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (2.68%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.95%) Mac OS
9 8 (1.95%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.46%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.46%) Solaris
11 4 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.98%) Android
12 3 (0.73%) CentOS
12 3 (0.73%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (58.54%) Business Continuity
2 209 (50.98%) Business Continuity Planning
3 195 (47.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 137 (33.41%) ITIL
5 91 (22.20%) Information Security
6 77 (18.78%) Service Delivery
7 62 (15.12%) Project Management
8 60 (14.63%) Service Management
9 52 (12.68%) Security Management
9 52 (12.68%) Risk Management
10 43 (10.49%) Change Management
11 42 (10.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 38 (9.27%) Performance Tuning
13 31 (7.56%) Coaching
14 28 (6.83%) E-Commerce
15 27 (6.59%) Data Protection
15 27 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (6.10%) Problem Management
16 25 (6.10%) Database Mirroring
17 23 (5.61%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (26.59%) SQL
2 39 (9.51%) T-SQL
3 22 (5.37%) PowerShell
4 21 (5.12%) Perl
5 19 (4.63%) Java
6 17 (4.15%) VBScript
7 13 (3.17%) PL/SQL
8 10 (2.44%) VB
9 9 (2.20%) C
10 8 (1.95%) Python
10 8 (1.95%) VBA
11 7 (1.71%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.22%) APL
13 4 (0.98%) C#
13 4 (0.98%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.49%) C++
14 2 (0.49%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.24%) Ruby
15 1 (0.24%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 85 (20.73%) Degree
2 62 (15.12%) CISSP
3 50 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (9.51%) CISM
5 28 (6.83%) CISA
6 24 (5.85%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (5.12%) MCSE
8 19 (4.63%) CCNA
9 16 (3.90%) CCNP
10 15 (3.66%) MCSA
11 12 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (2.93%) Security Cleared
12 11 (2.68%) CRISC
13 9 (2.20%) CCSE
13 9 (2.20%) CEH
13 9 (2.20%) Security+ Certification
13 9 (2.20%) CCSA
13 9 (2.20%) CCDA
13 9 (2.20%) CCDP
14 8 (1.95%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (19.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 51 (12.44%) SLA
3 23 (5.61%) COBIT
4 20 (4.88%) PCI DSS
5 19 (4.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.71%) QA
7 5 (1.22%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.24%) MiFID
8 1 (0.24%) Basel II
8 1 (0.24%) EMIR
8 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 110 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 55 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (6.59%) vSphere
4 18 (4.39%) Hyper-V
5 14 (3.41%) XenApp
6 13 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
7 12 (2.93%) Oracle Clusterware
8 11 (2.68%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.95%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.71%) XenServer
11 6 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (1.46%) MetaFrame
11 6 (1.46%) NLBS
11 6 (1.46%) Xen
11 6 (1.46%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.22%) Samba
13 3 (0.73%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.49%) vCloud
14 2 (0.49%) NFS
14 2 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (4.88%) WSUS
2 15 (3.66%) FortiGate
3 14 (3.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 14 (3.41%) Backup Exec
4 12 (2.93%) Oracle Flashback
4 12 (2.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (2.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (2.93%) Data Guard
5 11 (2.68%) SCOM
6 8 (1.95%) AirWatch
6 8 (1.95%) SCCM
7 6 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.98%) Nagios
9 4 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.73%) OpenView
10 3 (0.73%) EdgeSight
10 3 (0.73%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 162 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 105 (25.61%) VMware
3 74 (18.05%) Cisco
4 57 (13.90%) Citrix
5 43 (10.49%) Oracle
6 36 (8.78%) Symantec
7 30 (7.32%) HP
8 26 (6.34%) CheckPoint
9 24 (5.85%) NetApp
10 23 (5.61%) Red Hat
11 20 (4.88%) IBM
12 17 (4.15%) Bloomberg
12 17 (4.15%) Juniper
13 15 (3.66%) Mitel
13 15 (3.66%) Dell
14 10 (2.44%) Apple
14 10 (2.44%) McAfee
15 8 (1.95%) SolarWinds
15 8 (1.95%) Sophos
16 7 (1.71%) ParAccel
Bristol, Somerset
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadworth
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £56000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + £6k on call allowance, annual bonu
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + huge bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago