The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 164 173 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing BCP 10 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.28% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +7.36%
BCP
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3168 3246 2320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.12% 85.83% 82.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2495 2605 1856
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

BCP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

BCP Salary Trend in Leeds

BCP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

BCP Salary Histogram in Leeds

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (88.89%) ITIL
2 15 (83.33%) WAN
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) Business Continuity
3 14 (77.78%) LAN
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) Business Continuity Planning
4 13 (72.22%) Cisco
4 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 13 (72.22%) VMware
4 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (66.67%) Firewall
5 12 (66.67%) Project Management
5 12 (66.67%) Load Balancing
5 12 (66.67%) VPN
5 12 (66.67%) DNS
5 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 12 (66.67%) MPLS
6 11 (61.11%) BGP
6 11 (61.11%) EIGRP
6 11 (61.11%) CheckPoint
6 11 (61.11%) SSL
6 11 (61.11%) SLA
6 11 (61.11%) Linux
6 11 (61.11%) VPLS
6 11 (61.11%) Network Design
6 11 (61.11%) IPsec
6 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (61.11%) DMVPN
7 10 (55.56%) CCSA

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.11%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) WAN
2 14 (77.78%) LAN
3 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 12 (66.67%) VPN
4 12 (66.67%) DNS
4 12 (66.67%) MPLS
4 12 (66.67%) Firewall
5 11 (61.11%) IPsec
5 11 (61.11%) BGP
5 11 (61.11%) EIGRP
5 11 (61.11%) SSL
5 11 (61.11%) VPLS
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (61.11%) DMVPN
6 10 (55.56%) SAN
7 9 (50.00%) HSRP
7 9 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
7 9 (50.00%) VRRP
8 7 (38.89%) OSPF
9 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Ingres
2 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Riak
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Implementation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Support Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Security Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (5.56%) RMADS
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) ITIL
2 15 (83.33%) Business Continuity
3 14 (77.78%) Business Continuity Planning
4 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (66.67%) Project Management
5 12 (66.67%) Load Balancing
6 11 (61.11%) Network Design
7 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
7 8 (44.44%) Coaching
8 6 (33.33%) High Availability
8 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
9 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
9 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (27.78%) Network Architecture
10 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
11 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (11.11%) Time Management
11 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
12 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CCNP
1 10 (55.56%) CCDA
1 10 (55.56%) CCDP
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (55.56%) CCSA
1 10 (55.56%) CCSE
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (38.89%) CISSP
4 6 (33.33%) VCP5
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (33.33%) CCNA
4 6 (33.33%) MCSE
4 6 (33.33%) MCSA
5 2 (11.11%) VCAP
6 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (27.78%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) NFS
4 1 (5.56%) Samba
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) CheckPoint
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (16.67%) NetApp
4 3 (16.67%) Sophos
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) EMC