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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 624 673 602
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -71
Permanent jobs citing BCP 246 219 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 201 166 227
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
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
86066 91062 82152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.46% 82.72% 80.92%
Number of salaries quoted 71168 74298 68447
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +41 130 £60,000 - 13
South East -1 46 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Yorkshire +23 26 £40,250 -23.33% 5
East of England +5 20 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South West +3 16 £32,500 -36.27% 1
East Midlands +4 5 £25,000 -35.48%
North West -8 2 £30,000 -45.45% 3
West Midlands -10 2 £50,000 -9.09%
North East - 1 - -
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 243 (59.12%) Business Continuity
2 196 (47.69%) Business Continuity Planning
3 178 (43.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 152 (36.98%) ITIL
5 126 (30.66%) Windows
6 124 (30.17%) Finance
7 113 (27.49%) Microsoft
8 110 (26.76%) SQL
9 106 (25.79%) Information Security
10 105 (25.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 83 (20.19%) Degree
11 83 (20.19%) Management Information System
11 83 (20.19%) Active Directory
12 80 (19.46%) VMware
13 79 (19.22%) SQL Server
14 75 (18.25%) Project Management
15 66 (16.06%) Service Management
15 66 (16.06%) Linux
16 64 (15.57%) Cisco
17 61 (14.84%) Firewall
18 60 (14.60%) Service Delivery
19 59 (14.36%) CISSP
20 58 (14.11%) MS Excel
20 58 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
21 57 (13.87%) Security Management
22 56 (13.63%) TCP/IP
23 55 (13.38%) Risk Management
24 50 (12.17%) Oracle
24 50 (12.17%) PCI DSS
25 49 (11.92%) UNIX

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 44 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 25 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (5.11%) SharePoint
4 13 (3.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 13 (3.16%) IIS
5 11 (2.68%) Apache
5 11 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.95%) Lync
8 8 (1.95%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.97%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.97%) SAS
11 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.73%) JBoss
11 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.49%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 58 (14.11%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.06%) MS Office
3 20 (4.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.73%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.73%) RMDS
3 2 (0.49%) Global One
3 2 (0.49%) Finacle
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.70%) SaaS
2 5 (1.22%) Mimecast
3 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.49%) PaaS
4 2 (0.49%) IaaS
4 2 (0.49%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (14.84%) Firewall
2 56 (13.63%) TCP/IP
3 39 (9.49%) DNS
4 38 (9.25%) SAN
5 36 (8.76%) LAN
6 35 (8.52%) WAN
7 29 (7.06%) VPN
8 24 (5.84%) VoIP
9 23 (5.60%) MPLS
10 22 (5.35%) Network Security
11 20 (4.87%) SSL
12 18 (4.38%) IPsec
13 14 (3.41%) BGP
13 14 (3.41%) NAS
14 13 (3.16%) IP Telephony
14 13 (3.16%) DHCP
15 12 (2.92%) LDAP
15 12 (2.92%) PBX
15 12 (2.92%) Internet
15 12 (2.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (19.22%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (5.11%) Oracle Database
5 20 (4.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 13 (3.16%) OLAP
9 12 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (2.43%) Big Data
11 9 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.95%) MySQL
13 7 (1.70%) Oracle OLAP
14 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.22%) DTS
14 5 (1.22%) OLAP Cube
15 4 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.49%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.49%) MSI
3 2 (0.49%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.49%) JIRA
4 1 (0.24%) GCC
4 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
General
1 124 (30.17%) Finance
2 21 (5.11%) Banking
3 20 (4.87%) Front Office
4 19 (4.62%) Law
5 18 (4.38%) Legal
6 16 (3.89%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.16%) Retail
8 6 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.46%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.22%) Czech Language
10 4 (0.97%) Back Office
11 3 (0.73%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.73%) Games
12 2 (0.49%) Marketing
13 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Electronics
13 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.24%) Advertising
13 1 (0.24%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 76 (18.49%) Analyst
2 44 (10.71%) Applications Support
3 36 (8.76%) DBA
4 34 (8.27%) Service Manager
5 31 (7.54%) Security Manager
6 28 (6.81%) Administrator
6 28 (6.81%) Support Engineer
7 27 (6.57%) Support Analyst
7 27 (6.57%) Consultant
7 27 (6.57%) Information Manager
8 26 (6.33%) Information Security Manager
9 22 (5.35%) SQL DBA
10 21 (5.11%) Delivery Manager
11 20 (4.87%) Technical Support
11 20 (4.87%) Network Engineer
12 19 (4.62%) Services Delivery Manager
12 19 (4.62%) Technical Analyst
13 18 (4.38%) Applications Support Analyst
14 16 (3.89%) SQL Server DBA
14 16 (3.89%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.62%) .NET
2 10 (2.43%) ASP.NET
2 10 (2.43%) Middleware
3 9 (2.19%) ActiveX
3 9 (2.19%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (1.70%) .NET Framework
5 6 (1.46%) Application Packaging
5 6 (1.46%) HTML
5 6 (1.46%) Rendezvous
6 4 (0.97%) J2EE
7 2 (0.49%) Flash
7 2 (0.49%) Sphinx
8 1 (0.24%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.24%) Dapper ORM
8 1 (0.24%) XMPP
8 1 (0.24%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.24%) EDI
8 1 (0.24%) COM
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 83 (20.19%) Management Information System
2 58 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.81%) Clustering
4 26 (6.33%) Replication
5 24 (5.84%) Data Centre
6 18 (4.38%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.41%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (3.16%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.95%) Equities
10 7 (1.70%) NHS
10 7 (1.70%) Statistics
10 7 (1.70%) CMDB
10 7 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.46%) Fat Client
11 6 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.46%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.46%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.46%) IVR
11 6 (1.46%) Derivative
11 6 (1.46%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 126 (30.66%) Windows
2 66 (16.06%) Linux
3 49 (11.92%) UNIX
4 32 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (3.16%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.95%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.46%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.22%) CentOS
12 4 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.97%) Android
12 4 (0.97%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.97%) Solaris
13 3 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.49%) AIX
14 2 (0.49%) HPUX
14 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (59.12%) Business Continuity
2 196 (47.69%) Business Continuity Planning
3 178 (43.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 152 (36.98%) ITIL
5 106 (25.79%) Information Security
6 75 (18.25%) Project Management
7 66 (16.06%) Service Management
8 60 (14.60%) Service Delivery
9 57 (13.87%) Security Management
10 55 (13.38%) Risk Management
11 49 (11.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 42 (10.22%) Performance Tuning
13 39 (9.49%) Change Management
14 35 (8.52%) Incident Management
15 34 (8.27%) Data Protection
16 31 (7.54%) Capacity Planning
17 27 (6.57%) Load Balancing
17 27 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (6.57%) ITSM
18 26 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (26.76%) SQL
2 36 (8.76%) T-SQL
3 22 (5.35%) Perl
4 18 (4.38%) PowerShell
4 18 (4.38%) Python
5 17 (4.14%) Java
6 15 (3.65%) C
7 13 (3.16%) VBA
8 12 (2.92%) VBScript
9 9 (2.19%) VB
9 9 (2.19%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.46%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.22%) APL
12 4 (0.97%) C#
12 4 (0.97%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.73%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.73%) C++
13 3 (0.73%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (0.49%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 83 (20.19%) Degree
2 59 (14.36%) CISSP
3 48 (11.68%) CISA
4 40 (9.73%) CISM
5 33 (8.03%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (6.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (6.33%) CCNA
8 15 (3.65%) MCSE
8 15 (3.65%) CCNP
9 12 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.19%) CCDA
10 9 (2.19%) CEH
10 9 (2.19%) Security Cleared
11 8 (1.95%) CCSA
11 8 (1.95%) CCSE
12 7 (1.70%) CRISC
12 7 (1.70%) MCITP
12 7 (1.70%) CCDP
13 6 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (1.22%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (25.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (12.17%) PCI DSS
3 46 (11.19%) SLA
4 27 (6.57%) COBIT
5 19 (4.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (1.95%) QA
7 5 (1.22%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.49%) EMIR
8 2 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.49%) BS25999
8 2 (0.49%) MiFID
8 2 (0.49%) Basel II
8 2 (0.49%) BS7799
System Software
1 83 (20.19%) Active Directory
2 47 (11.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (6.57%) vSphere
4 17 (4.14%) XenApp
5 15 (3.65%) XenServer
5 15 (3.65%) XenDesktop
5 15 (3.65%) Hyper-V
6 13 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.19%) Samba
8 7 (1.70%) vCloud
9 6 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (1.46%) Terminal Server
10 5 (1.22%) Firmware
11 4 (0.97%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.97%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.97%) Xen
11 4 (0.97%) NLBS
11 4 (0.97%) Oracle Clusterware
12 3 (0.73%) Squid
13 2 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (3.41%) WSUS
2 10 (2.43%) ITRS Geneos
3 9 (2.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (2.19%) SCOM
3 9 (2.19%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.19%) AirWatch
4 8 (1.95%) OpenView
5 7 (1.70%) SCCM
6 5 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (1.22%) Dollar Universe
6 5 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.97%) Puppet
7 4 (0.97%) Oracle Flashback
7 4 (0.97%) EdgeSight
7 4 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.97%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.73%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.73%) Nessus
8 3 (0.73%) Nagios
Vendors
1 113 (27.49%) Microsoft
2 80 (19.46%) VMware
3 64 (15.57%) Cisco
4 50 (12.17%) Oracle
5 47 (11.44%) Citrix
6 22 (5.35%) HP
7 21 (5.11%) CheckPoint
8 20 (4.87%) NetApp
9 17 (4.14%) Red Hat
10 16 (3.89%) Symantec
11 14 (3.41%) EMC
12 11 (2.68%) Bloomberg
13 9 (2.19%) McAfee
13 9 (2.19%) IBM
14 7 (1.70%) Sybase
14 7 (1.70%) Sophos
14 7 (1.70%) Reuters
15 6 (1.46%) Dell
15 6 (1.46%) Veeam
15 6 (1.46%) SolarWinds
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester
Manchester Metropolitan University
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
SCC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Horniman Museum Gardens
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Manchester Metropolitan University
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance, bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £41000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laudale
Salary: £0.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago