The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 180 176 187
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing BCP 3 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.081% 0.30% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.35% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 2
Average salary £44,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £44,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £55,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +7.36%
BCP
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3046 3383 3302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.44% 83.90% 80.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2499 2792 2810
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (46.15%) Clustering
3 6 (46.15%) Change Management
3 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Database Mirroring
4 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) Information Security
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
5 4 (30.77%) QA
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (23.08%) Replication
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Law
7 2 (15.38%) Legal
7 2 (15.38%) Security Management
8 1 (7.69%) MVC
8 1 (7.69%) Scrum

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Administrator
2 6 (46.15%) DBA
3 5 (38.46%) Security Officer
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (23.08%) SQL DBA
4 3 (23.08%) Senior DBA
4 3 (23.08%) Server Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (7.69%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (46.15%) Database Mirroring
2 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
7 1 (7.69%) MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) UML
7 1 (7.69%) ETL
7 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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Salford, Lancashire
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Posted: 22 days ago