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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 174 187 177
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing BCP 2 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.062% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 7
Average salary £47,500 £44,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.34% -19.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.86%
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
2888 3412 3194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.89% 84.90% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2923 2778
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Avaya
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Capita
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago