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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 229 232 219
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing BCP 15 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.049% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.059% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -9.27%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4920 5101 4236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.10% 82.75% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4154 4167 3641
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BCP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

BCP Salary Trend in the South West

BCP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

BCP Salary Histogram in the South West

BCP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Dorset - 7 - - 2
Bristol - 6 £50,000 - 2
Wiltshire -6 2 £39,750 -9.65%
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 22 (88.00%) Business Continuity
1 22 (88.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 18 (72.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (64.00%) ITIL
4 14 (56.00%) VMware
5 11 (44.00%) Degree
6 10 (40.00%) SLA
6 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (32.00%) SQL
7 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (28.00%) Retail
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 6 (24.00%) Security Management
9 6 (24.00%) Firewall
9 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (24.00%) Windows
9 6 (24.00%) Coaching
10 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (20.00%) Information Security
10 5 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (20.00%) C
10 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 5 (20.00%) Service Management
11 4 (16.00%) Benchmarking
11 4 (16.00%) CISA
11 4 (16.00%) CISM

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 4 (16.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) IPsec
3 4 (16.00%) Network Security
3 4 (16.00%) NAS
3 4 (16.00%) VPN
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) HTTPS
3 4 (16.00%) LDAP
3 4 (16.00%) FTP
3 4 (16.00%) HTTP
3 4 (16.00%) Internet
4 2 (8.00%) MPLS
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
1 7 (28.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Service Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Customer Services Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) BYOD
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.00%) Internet of Things
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Clustering
4 2 (8.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Business Continuity
1 22 (88.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 18 (72.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (64.00%) ITIL
4 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (24.00%) Security Management
5 6 (24.00%) Coaching
6 5 (20.00%) Information Security
6 5 (20.00%) Service Management
7 4 (16.00%) Benchmarking
7 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.00%) ITSM
7 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (16.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (16.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) C
3 4 (16.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) Perl
3 4 (16.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) HND
2 4 (16.00%) CISSP
2 4 (16.00%) CISA
2 4 (16.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) SLA
2 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (16.00%) COBIT
3 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) Samba
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) NetApp
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Sage
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) Nimsoft
Verwood, Dorset
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + £400pm car allowance, £5k bonus
Posted: 27 days ago