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 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 186 176 190
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing BCP 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.027% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.034% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -48.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,500 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £32,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
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
3435 2984 3430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.96% 80.30% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2551 3058
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

BCP Salary Histogram in Manchester

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
1 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Law
4 2 (22.22%) Legal
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) CISM
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Law
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Security Officer
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
1 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft