The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 92 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing BCP 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.50% 0.092% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,850 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +5.88%
BCP
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
835 898 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.92% 82.69% 78.20%
Number of salaries quoted 689 791 548
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

BCP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

BCP Salary Trend in Kent

BCP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

BCP Salary Histogram in Kent

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) Wyse
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 4 (66.67%) WSUS
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) AdminStudio
2 4 (66.67%) VBScript
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Software Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Director
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
1 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Database Security
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) WSUS
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Wyse
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com