The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 78 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BCP 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.36% - 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £52,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
BCP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
683 633 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.41% 76.36% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 605 604 695
Average salary £40,325 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.53% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

BCP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

BCP Salary Trend in Southampton

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 8 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) Clustering
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) Service Management
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Security Management
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (37.50%) Coaching
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (25.00%) Middleware
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (12.50%) Pegasus
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DBA
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (37.50%) Customer Services Manager
3 3 (37.50%) Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 8 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Pegasus