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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank - 95 81
Permanent jobs citing BCP 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.64% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.85% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Average salary - £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +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
1024 1065 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 84.07% 76.23% 74.43%
Number of salaries quoted 810 882 629
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) Flash
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Client Services Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Provisioning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) Flash
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) webMethods
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix