The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank - 99 84
Permanent jobs citing BCP 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.63% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.83% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.13% +2.00%
BCP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1099 1084 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.32% 76.18% 73.86%
Number of salaries quoted 896 873 614
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BCP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

BCP
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BCP across the Essex region.

BCP Salary Trend in Essex

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
1 7 (63.64%) Asset Management
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
1 7 (63.64%) Statistics
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
2 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 5 (45.45%) Change Management
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 5 (45.45%) Sun
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (45.45%) MCSE
2 5 (45.45%) Solaris
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) IIS
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) GlassFish
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Client Services Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Provisioning Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) COM+
1 2 (18.18%) Flash
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Statistics
2 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Replication
3 2 (18.18%) DataPower
3 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Solaris
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Asset Management
2 5 (45.45%) Change Management
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) MCSE
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Sun
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Symantec
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) webMethods