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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 234 195 219
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +24
Permanent jobs citing BCP 10 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.44% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.54% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 0
Average salary £32,500 £51,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.27% -
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5107 4667 4247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.61% 81.66% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4173 3877 3725
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 27 April 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 27 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
Bristol -13 6 £31,500 -38.23% 2
Wiltshire -5 1 £40,000 -34.95% 1
Somerset - 1 £50,000 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (85.71%) Business Continuity
1 12 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 11 (78.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) CISSP
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) Information Security
5 5 (35.71%) CISA
5 5 (35.71%) CISM
5 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Service Management
6 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) vSphere
7 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
7 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Internet of Things
7 3 (21.43%) OWASP
7 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
7 3 (21.43%) BYOD

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) BYOD
2 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (21.43%) Internet of Things
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
3 2 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Continuity
1 12 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 11 (78.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) Information Security
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
6 3 (21.43%) ITSM
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 3 (21.43%) OWASP
6 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
6 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
7 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CISSP
1 5 (35.71%) CISA
1 5 (35.71%) CISM
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) COBIT
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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