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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 230 241 249
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing BCP 11 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.18% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.22% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 3
Average salary £41,500 £55,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.54% +101.83%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.62% +2.00%
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
5457 5802 5824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.77% 82.46% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4356 4685 4816
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 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
Cheshire +10 6 £41,250 -25.00%
Manchester -10 3 £44,000 -20.00% 1
Lancashire - 2 £30,000 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (60.00%) Finance
3 12 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (55.00%) Clustering
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 8 (40.00%) Replication
7 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) Change Management
8 6 (30.00%) NHS
8 6 (30.00%) ETL
8 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (30.00%) Database Mirroring
9 5 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) CRM
9 5 (25.00%) OLAP
9 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (20.00%) VMware

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) OLAP
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) DBA
2 9 (45.00%) Administrator
3 7 (35.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Senior DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Server Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Security Officer
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Services Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (5.00%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Clustering
2 8 (40.00%) Replication
3 6 (30.00%) NHS
4 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (30.00%) ETL
5 6 (30.00%) Change Management
5 6 (30.00%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (25.00%) CRM
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Migration
7 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (15.00%) Information Security
8 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Data Transformation
8 3 (15.00%) Security Management
8 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.00%) SLA
3 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
1 2 (10.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Dell
3 2 (10.00%) Sophos
Manchester
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