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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 94 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing BCP 1 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.080% 0.37% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.50% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £67,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +107.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £46,700 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-2.03% +7.35%
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
983 806 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.58% 73.61% 82.00%
Number of salaries quoted 719 626 720
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Continuity Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle