The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank - - 77
Permanent jobs citing BCP 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £57,550
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +10.27%
BCP
South 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 Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
414 516 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 82.97% 82.30% 84.57%
Number of salaries quoted 377 430 548
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

BCP
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

BCP Salary Trend in Somerset

BCP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation