The first table below looks at the demand for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 176 168 161
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing BCP 5 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.37% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.47% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 17
Average salary £55,000 £43,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.43% +27.94%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3269 3208 3001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.10% 78.53% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2636 2747 2623
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BCP
North West

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

BCP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

BCP Salary Trend in Manchester

BCP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

BCP Salary Histogram in Manchester

BCP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Wigan - 1 £35,000 -
BCP
North West

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (87.50%) Project Management
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (62.50%) Data Architecture
4 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
4 10 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (62.50%) C#
4 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (62.50%) Analytics
4 10 (62.50%) Data Transformation
5 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Replication
6 3 (18.75%) Clustering
7 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 2 (12.50%) vSphere
7 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Network Management
7 2 (12.50%) Network Design
7 2 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (12.50%) Incident Management

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) IPsec
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) OSPF
2 2 (12.50%) BGP-4
2 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 2 (12.50%) IPv4
2 2 (12.50%) IPv6
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) IKE
2 2 (12.50%) SNMP
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Architect
2 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Business Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) Data Architecture
2 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (62.50%) Analytics
2 10 (62.50%) Data Transformation
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 10 (62.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCIE
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) CCDP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
1 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Citrix
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) EMC
2 2 (12.50%) IBM