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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 176 152 158
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing BCP 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £30,750 £32,750 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.10% -36.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £30,950 £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £34,550 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
3171 2464 2260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 85.36% 86.06% 81.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2380 1984 1854
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 2014.

BCP Salary Histogram in Leeds

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (42.86%) SAN
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) ISMS
5 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 4 (28.57%) Network Design
5 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) CISM
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) CISSP
5 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 4 (28.57%) SLA
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) CCIE
6 3 (21.43%) CCNP
6 3 (21.43%) CCNA
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) MPLS
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 2 (14.29%) NAS
5 2 (14.29%) VPLS
5 2 (14.29%) DMVPN
5 2 (14.29%) HSRP
5 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (14.29%) IPsec
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 2 (14.29%) VRRP
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Ingres
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Head of Security
1 3 (21.43%) Head of Information Security
1 3 (21.43%) Network Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 14 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) ISMS
5 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 4 (28.57%) Network Design
5 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
6 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Security
7 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISM
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) CCIE
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) CCSA
2 3 (21.43%) CCSE
3 1 (7.14%) CRISC
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) Samba
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle