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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 174 169 158
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing BCP 6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
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
2954 2688 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.36% 82.84% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2069 2061
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

BCP Salary Histogram in Leeds

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 14 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 8 (57.14%) SLA
3 8 (57.14%) SAN
3 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (42.86%) VPN
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) CCNP
5 6 (42.86%) CCNA
5 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) CISSP
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 6 (42.86%) MPLS
5 6 (42.86%) CCSA
5 6 (42.86%) CCSE
5 6 (42.86%) Network Design
5 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) Information Security
6 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
3 6 (42.86%) MPLS
4 4 (28.57%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) BGP
4 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 4 (28.57%) DMVPN
4 4 (28.57%) IPsec
4 4 (28.57%) VPLS
4 4 (28.57%) SSL
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) VRRP
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security
6 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
6 2 (14.29%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Ingres
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Architect
1 2 (14.29%) Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Administrator
1 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
2 1 (7.14%) Head of Security
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (7.14%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) CMDB
3 1 (7.14%) RMADS
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Mac OS
4 2 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 14 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 6 (42.86%) Network Design
5 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
6 5 (35.71%) Information Security
7 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
7 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
8 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (21.43%) ISMS
8 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
9 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
9 2 (14.29%) Security Management
9 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
9 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCNP
1 6 (42.86%) CCNA
1 6 (42.86%) CISSP
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (42.86%) CCSA
1 6 (42.86%) CCSE
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) MCSA
2 4 (28.57%) VCP5
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCDA
2 4 (28.57%) CCDP
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (14.29%) VCAP
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) CISM
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) SLA
2 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Terminal Services
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Samba
4 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy