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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 92 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing BCP 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% 0.088% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £27,500 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.16% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
920 935 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.88% 81.95% 72.65%
Number of salaries quoted 797 830 666
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Maidstone - 7 £27,500 -
BCP
South East

BCP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) VBScript
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
1 7 (100.00%) WSUS
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Technical Support
2 6 (85.71%) Support Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Support Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Technical Support
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Supervisor
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 7 (100.00%) WSUS
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
1 7 (100.00%) VMware