The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 248 208 246
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +38
Permanent jobs citing BCP 1 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.013% 0.45% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.58% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 4
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
BCP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6093 5376 5713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.97% 77.61% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4854 4561 4967
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BCP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

BCP Salary Trend in the North West

BCP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Manchester -35 1 £55,000 +25.71% 3
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
1 11 (78.57%) Project Management
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
3 9 (64.29%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (64.29%) Data Architecture
3 9 (64.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 9 (64.29%) Analytics
3 9 (64.29%) Data Transformation
4 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) IIS

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Architect
2 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Business Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Service Continuity Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
1 2 (14.29%) CLARiiON
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Data Transformation
2 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (64.29%) Data Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
3 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
2 9 (64.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
1 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) EMC
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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