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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 95 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing BCP 8 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.57% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.33% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
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
1159 907 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.02% 83.52% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 910 687 585
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Brentwood -16 7 £40,000 -
Basildon +4 1 - -
BCP
East of England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (70.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Sun
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) NetApp
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (50.00%) MCSE
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) Statistics
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) DataPower
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (20.00%) .NET

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Provisioning Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Production Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Client Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Solaris
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Sun
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
1 5 (50.00%) NetApp
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) webMethods