The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 231 248 218
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -30
Permanent jobs citing BCP 13 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.055% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.070% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 18
Average salary £55,000 £37,375 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.15% -3.54%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5710 5692 5375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.05% 78.22% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4616 4697 4717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
BCP
England

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

BCP Salary Histogram 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester +15 12 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Cheshire - 1 £55,000 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) Project Management
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (50.00%) Data Architecture
4 9 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (50.00%) Analytics
4 9 (50.00%) Data Transformation
5 4 (22.22%) Clustering
5 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 4 (22.22%) Replication
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 3 (16.67%) DHCP
6 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
6 3 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (11.11%) Internet
7 2 (11.11%) OSPF
7 2 (11.11%) BGP-4
7 2 (11.11%) EIGRP

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) OSPF
2 2 (11.11%) BGP-4
2 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
2 2 (11.11%) IPsec
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) IKE
2 2 (11.11%) SNMP
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) IPv4
2 2 (11.11%) IPv6
2 2 (11.11%) Multicast
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Architect
2 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Business Architect
4 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 3 (16.67%) DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Service Continuity Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) WPF
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
1 4 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Project Management
2 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 9 (50.00%) Analytics
3 9 (50.00%) Data Transformation
4 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Network Design
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) SOA
6 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Network Management
7 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) CCIE
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) CCDP
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec
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