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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 244 240 218
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Permanent jobs citing BCP 7 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.16% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.19% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 25
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -36.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £31,500 £50,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £46,700 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -18.62%
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
4940 5324 4959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.29% 86.13% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 4354 4118
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 - 4 - - 1
Bristol -8 2 £41,750 +32.53% 1
Devon - 1 £42,500 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 11 (61.11%) Business Continuity
1 11 (61.11%) Business Continuity Planning
2 10 (55.56%) Retail
3 8 (44.44%) C
3 8 (44.44%) Unix
3 8 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
5 6 (33.33%) Performance Management
6 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (27.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Change Management
6 5 (27.78%) Information Security
6 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
7 4 (22.22%) IPsec
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
7 4 (22.22%) Security Management
7 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
7 4 (22.22%) HTTP
7 4 (22.22%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) Perl
7 4 (22.22%) J2EE
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Python

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 3 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) HTTP
2 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
2 4 (22.22%) IPsec
2 4 (22.22%) LDAP
2 4 (22.22%) VPN
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (55.56%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Operations Team Leader
1 5 (27.78%) Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Operations Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Unix Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Information Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Security Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Business Continuity
1 11 (61.11%) Business Continuity Planning
2 8 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL
4 6 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 5 (27.78%) Change Management
5 5 (27.78%) Information Security
5 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 5 (27.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
6 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (22.22%) Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) Data Privacy
7 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Perl
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) HND
2 2 (11.11%) MCITP
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CISA
3 1 (5.56%) CISM
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Samba
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
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