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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 244 242 217
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Permanent jobs citing BCP 8 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.085% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.099% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 18
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.86%
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
4973 5060 4626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.49% 86.35% 84.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4117 4264 3909
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 13 February 2016. 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 - 6 - -
Wiltshire 0 1 - -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 21 (56.76%) Business Continuity
1 21 (56.76%) Retail
1 21 (56.76%) Business Continuity Planning
2 15 (40.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (35.14%) Change Management
3 13 (35.14%) C
4 12 (32.43%) ITIL
4 12 (32.43%) Finance
4 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
5 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
5 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
5 11 (29.73%) Degree
5 11 (29.73%) Translating Business Requirements
6 10 (27.03%) VMware
7 9 (24.32%) Firewall
8 8 (21.62%) Unix
9 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
9 7 (18.92%) Service Management
9 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
9 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (18.92%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
10 6 (16.22%) Oracle Retail
10 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
10 6 (16.22%) Information Management
10 6 (16.22%) Security Architecture
10 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (16.22%) SLA
10 6 (16.22%) MS Office

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (10.81%) IIS
1 4 (10.81%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) FTP
3 5 (13.51%) Network Security
4 4 (10.81%) HTTP
4 4 (10.81%) HTTPS
4 4 (10.81%) IPsec
4 4 (10.81%) LDAP
4 4 (10.81%) NAS
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) VPN
5 2 (5.41%) DNS
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) PBX
6 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (56.76%) Retail
2 12 (32.43%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Law
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Operations Team Leader
1 7 (18.92%) Team Leader
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Security Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) IT Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Operations Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Information Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Security Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) J2EE
2 2 (5.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Unix
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.22%) Windows
4 4 (10.81%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Business Continuity
1 21 (56.76%) Business Continuity Planning
2 15 (40.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (35.14%) Change Management
4 12 (32.43%) ITIL
4 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
5 11 (29.73%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Management
6 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 7 (18.92%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
6 7 (18.92%) Service Management
7 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (16.22%) ERP
7 6 (16.22%) Information Management
7 6 (16.22%) Security Architecture
7 6 (16.22%) SOA
7 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
8 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (13.51%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) C
2 4 (10.81%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) Perl
2 4 (10.81%) Python
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) HND
3 3 (8.11%) MCITP
3 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.41%) CISA
4 2 (5.41%) CISSP
5 1 (2.70%) CCA
5 1 (2.70%) CCAA
5 1 (2.70%) CCEE
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
2 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) Samba
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) Sage
6 1 (2.70%) Veeam
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