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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 630 690 595
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -95
Permanent jobs citing BCP 244 212 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 201 163 229
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 £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
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
86723 90581 82547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.07%
Number of salaries quoted 71804 73588 68269
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 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 30 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 +58 130 £60,000 +4.34% 10
South East +3 45 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Yorkshire +16 29 £49,000 +2.61%
East of England +4 21 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South West -1 14 £50,000 +13.63% 6
North West -3 3 - - 3
East Midlands -3 1 £33,500 -13.54% 2
West Midlands -3 1 £50,000 -9.09% 2
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 259 (60.37%) Business Continuity
2 210 (48.95%) Business Continuity Planning
3 179 (41.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 150 (34.97%) ITIL
5 128 (29.84%) Windows
6 121 (28.21%) Finance
6 121 (28.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 118 (27.51%) Information Security
8 112 (26.11%) SQL
8 112 (26.11%) Microsoft
9 87 (20.28%) Active Directory
10 85 (19.81%) Management Information System
11 83 (19.35%) VMware
12 82 (19.11%) Degree
13 80 (18.65%) Linux
14 72 (16.78%) SQL Server
14 72 (16.78%) Project Management
15 69 (16.08%) Firewall
16 67 (15.62%) PCI DSS
17 65 (15.15%) Cisco
18 64 (14.92%) Service Management
18 64 (14.92%) Service Delivery
19 61 (14.22%) Security Management
19 61 (14.22%) CISSP
20 58 (13.52%) MS Excel
21 56 (13.05%) UNIX
22 55 (12.82%) TCP/IP
23 54 (12.59%) Oracle
23 54 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
24 53 (12.35%) CISA

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 43 (10.02%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (3.73%) Apache
4 15 (3.50%) IIS
4 15 (3.50%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (2.10%) Lync
7 9 (2.10%) WebLogic
7 9 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.17%) SAS
10 4 (0.93%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.47%) JBoss
11 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.47%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 58 (13.52%) MS Excel
2 28 (6.53%) MS Office
3 19 (4.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.70%) RMDS
4 2 (0.47%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.47%) Finacle
4 2 (0.47%) Global One
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.63%) SaaS
2 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.93%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.47%) IaaS
4 2 (0.47%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Office 365
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (16.08%) Firewall
2 55 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 41 (9.56%) DNS
4 39 (9.09%) LAN
5 37 (8.62%) WAN
6 34 (7.93%) VPN
7 31 (7.23%) SAN
8 25 (5.83%) Network Security
9 23 (5.36%) SSL
9 23 (5.36%) MPLS
9 23 (5.36%) VoIP
10 20 (4.66%) IPsec
11 16 (3.73%) Internet
11 16 (3.73%) BGP
12 14 (3.26%) IP Telephony
12 14 (3.26%) NAS
12 14 (3.26%) HSRP
13 13 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (3.03%) Spanning Tree
13 13 (3.03%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (5.83%) Oracle Database
4 15 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (3.50%) OLAP
4 15 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (3.50%) MySQL
4 15 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.56%) Big Data
7 10 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (2.10%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.17%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.93%) SQLPlus
11 3 (0.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Git (software)
1 4 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.70%) MSI
3 2 (0.47%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.47%) JIRA
4 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.23%) GCC
4 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 121 (28.21%) Finance
2 24 (5.59%) Front Office
3 23 (5.36%) Banking
4 20 (4.66%) Legal
5 16 (3.73%) Retail
5 16 (3.73%) Law
5 16 (3.73%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.63%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.17%) Czech Language
9 4 (0.93%) Back Office
10 3 (0.70%) Marketing
10 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.23%) Advertising
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 80 (18.65%) Analyst
2 49 (11.42%) Applications Support
3 34 (7.93%) Service Manager
4 32 (7.46%) Security Manager
5 31 (7.23%) Support Engineer
6 30 (6.99%) Administrator
7 28 (6.53%) Information Manager
8 27 (6.29%) Information Security Manager
8 27 (6.29%) DBA
9 26 (6.06%) Consultant
10 25 (5.83%) Support Analyst
10 25 (5.83%) Delivery Manager
11 23 (5.36%) Services Delivery Manager
12 21 (4.90%) Network Engineer
13 20 (4.66%) Technical Support
14 19 (4.43%) Technical Analyst
15 18 (4.20%) IT Auditor
15 18 (4.20%) Auditor
16 17 (3.96%) Security Analyst
17 16 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.73%) Middleware
2 14 (3.26%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (2.80%) .NET
4 10 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 10 (2.33%) Rendezvous
5 9 (2.10%) HTML
5 9 (2.10%) ActiveX
6 7 (1.63%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.93%) J2EE
8 2 (0.47%) Sphinx
9 1 (0.23%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.23%) Dapper ORM
9 1 (0.23%) XMPP
9 1 (0.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.23%) COM
9 1 (0.23%) EDI
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 85 (19.81%) Management Information System
2 54 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.83%) Clustering
4 23 (5.36%) Data Centre
5 16 (3.73%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.50%) Replication
7 14 (3.26%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (3.03%) Equities
9 12 (2.80%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.86%) CMDB
11 7 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.63%) Derivative
11 7 (1.63%) NHS
11 7 (1.63%) IVR
12 6 (1.40%) PKI
12 6 (1.40%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.40%) BYOD
13 5 (1.17%) Equity Derivative
13 5 (1.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 128 (29.84%) Windows
2 80 (18.65%) Linux
3 56 (13.05%) UNIX
4 28 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (3.03%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.86%) Windows 2000
10 7 (1.63%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.40%) CentOS
12 5 (1.17%) Debian
13 4 (0.93%) Solaris
13 4 (0.93%) AIX
13 4 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.93%) Android
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.70%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.70%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (60.37%) Business Continuity
2 210 (48.95%) Business Continuity Planning
3 179 (41.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 150 (34.97%) ITIL
5 118 (27.51%) Information Security
6 72 (16.78%) Project Management
7 64 (14.92%) Service Management
7 64 (14.92%) Service Delivery
8 61 (14.22%) Security Management
9 50 (11.66%) Risk Management
10 47 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 38 (8.86%) Incident Management
12 37 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
13 36 (8.39%) Data Protection
14 35 (8.16%) Load Balancing
15 34 (7.93%) Change Management
16 28 (6.53%) Information Security Management
16 28 (6.53%) Capacity Planning
17 27 (6.29%) Risk Assessment
18 26 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (26.11%) SQL
2 30 (6.99%) T-SQL
3 22 (5.13%) Perl
4 20 (4.66%) Python
5 19 (4.43%) PowerShell
6 18 (4.20%) Java
7 15 (3.50%) C
8 13 (3.03%) VBScript
8 13 (3.03%) VBA
9 9 (2.10%) VB
9 9 (2.10%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.10%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.17%) APL
11 4 (0.93%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.70%) C++
12 3 (0.70%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.70%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (0.47%) PHP
13 2 (0.47%) C#
14 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 82 (19.11%) Degree
2 61 (14.22%) CISSP
3 53 (12.35%) CISA
4 41 (9.56%) CISM
5 35 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (5.83%) CCNA
7 23 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (3.73%) MCSE
9 15 (3.50%) CCNP
10 13 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (2.56%) CCDA
12 10 (2.33%) CCSA
12 10 (2.33%) CCSE
13 9 (2.10%) CCDP
14 8 (1.86%) CEH
14 8 (1.86%) Security Cleared
15 7 (1.63%) CRISC
16 5 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 4 (0.93%) HND
17 4 (0.93%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (28.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 67 (15.62%) PCI DSS
3 47 (10.96%) SLA
4 24 (5.59%) COBIT
5 17 (3.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.17%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.93%) QA
8 2 (0.47%) BS25999
8 2 (0.47%) MiFID
8 2 (0.47%) Basel II
8 2 (0.47%) BS7799
8 2 (0.47%) EMIR
8 2 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 87 (20.28%) Active Directory
2 50 (11.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.53%) vSphere
4 16 (3.73%) XenApp
5 15 (3.50%) XenDesktop
6 14 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (3.26%) XenServer
7 13 (3.03%) Hyper-V
8 10 (2.33%) Samba
9 8 (1.86%) vCloud
10 6 (1.40%) Firmware
10 6 (1.40%) Terminal Server
10 6 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (1.17%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.17%) iptables
12 4 (0.93%) Oracle Clusterware
12 4 (0.93%) Squid
13 3 (0.70%) Xen
13 3 (0.70%) NLBS
13 3 (0.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (3.73%) WSUS
2 15 (3.50%) ITRS Geneos
3 9 (2.10%) AirWatch
3 9 (2.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (2.10%) SCCM
3 9 (2.10%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.86%) OpenView
5 6 (1.40%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (1.40%) Nessus
5 6 (1.40%) SCOM
5 6 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (1.17%) Dollar Universe
6 5 (1.17%) Puppet
7 4 (0.93%) EdgeSight
7 4 (0.93%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.93%) Oracle Flashback
8 3 (0.70%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.70%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 112 (26.11%) Microsoft
2 83 (19.35%) VMware
3 65 (15.15%) Cisco
4 54 (12.59%) Oracle
5 47 (10.96%) Citrix
6 24 (5.59%) HP
7 21 (4.90%) CheckPoint
8 20 (4.66%) NetApp
9 18 (4.20%) Red Hat
10 17 (3.96%) EMC
11 14 (3.26%) Symantec
12 10 (2.33%) Bloomberg
13 9 (2.10%) Dell
14 8 (1.86%) Sybase
14 8 (1.86%) McAfee
15 7 (1.63%) Sophos
15 7 (1.63%) Reuters
15 7 (1.63%) IBM
15 7 (1.63%) Nimsoft
16 6 (1.40%) Isilon
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Posted: 2 hours ago
Verwood, Dorset
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Morgan Law
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harris Global
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Mandara Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus training and development support
Posted: 14 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Derbyshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Suffolk
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum + 29 days + Share ops scheme + Pensi
Posted: 15 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago