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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 180 194 160
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -34
Permanent jobs citing BCP 6 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.048% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.057% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 18
Average salary £21,000 £55,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.81% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,200 £55,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £46,700 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-2.03% +7.35%
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
3344 3479 3067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.83% 84.20% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 2814 2651
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
Sale - 2 £19,250 -
BCP
North West

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Avaya
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (14.29%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos