The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
UK
Rank 761 801 761
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -40
Permanent jobs citing BCP 96 145 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 71 106 166
Median salary £55,000 £54,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,741 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.80% +5.55%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74798 90228 92581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.80% 88.29% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61505 74906 75759
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing BCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BCP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BCP within the UK.

BCP Salary Trend in the UK

BCP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 within the UK.

BCP Salary Histogram in the UK

BCP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 93 £55,000 +0.91% 14
London +58 56 £55,000 - 6
South East +46 14 £65,000 +19.26% 1
East of England +26 11 £33,300 +14.82%
Essex +25 9 £33,300 -
City of London +29 6 £85,750 +71.50%
Berkshire +37 5 £34,000 -54.66%
West Midlands +30 4 £60,000 +155.31% 2
Hampshire +24 4 £65,000 +19.26%
Brentwood +20 4 - -
Maidenhead +9 4 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £33,300 -
Birmingham +12 3 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire +6 3 £21,000 -61.81% 2
Gosport - 3 £65,000 -
Scotland +22 2 - - 1
Kent +17 2 £45,000 +13.20%
Glasgow +16 2 - -
Leeds +15 2 - - 1
Cheshire +15 2 - -
East Midlands +11 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
West Yorkshire +10 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire +10 2 £40,000 -
North West -15 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £45,991 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £40,000 -
Chester - 2 - -
Brighton - 2 £45,991 -
Brentford - 2 £56,250 -
Chessington - 2 £65,000 -

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing BCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BCP.

1 166 (56.85%) Business Continuity
2 148 (50.68%) Business Continuity Planning
3 147 (50.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 115 (39.38%) Finance
5 88 (30.14%) VMware
6 86 (29.45%) Windows
7 84 (28.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 79 (27.05%) ITIL
9 78 (26.71%) Linux
10 76 (26.03%) DNS
11 70 (23.97%) Data Centre
12 59 (20.21%) Project Management
12 59 (20.21%) Risk Management
13 56 (19.18%) Firewall
13 56 (19.18%) PCI DSS
14 54 (18.49%) Root Cause Analysis
15 50 (17.12%) Microsoft
15 50 (17.12%) Perl
16 48 (16.44%) Problem Management
16 48 (16.44%) Windows Server
17 47 (16.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 47 (16.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 47 (16.10%) Cisco
17 47 (16.10%) Service Delivery
18 46 (15.75%) TCP/IP
19 45 (15.41%) Active Directory
19 45 (15.41%) Red Hat
19 45 (15.41%) Performance Tuning
20 44 (15.07%) Unix
20 44 (15.07%) Management Information System

BCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (13.01%) JBoss
2 36 (12.33%) Tomcat
3 32 (10.96%) Apache
4 18 (6.16%) IIS
5 15 (5.14%) MS Exchange
6 10 (3.42%) CMS
7 9 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (2.74%) GlassFish
8 8 (2.74%) Skype for Business
9 6 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.37%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.37%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.34%) Confluence
13 1 (0.34%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 15 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.42%) MS Office
3 7 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.71%) MS Project
5 4 (1.37%) Final Cut Pro
5 4 (1.37%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 7 (2.40%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.34%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.45%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (3.08%) Office 365
3 8 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.37%) SaaS
6 3 (1.03%) IaaS
6 3 (1.03%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.34%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 76 (26.03%) DNS
2 56 (19.18%) Firewall
3 46 (15.75%) TCP/IP
4 39 (13.36%) DHCP
5 34 (11.64%) SAN
6 27 (9.25%) LAN
7 23 (7.88%) LDAP
8 22 (7.53%) VoIP
9 21 (7.19%) WAN
10 17 (5.82%) VPN
11 16 (5.48%) NAS
12 14 (4.79%) SSL
13 13 (4.45%) IMAP
13 13 (4.45%) POP3
13 13 (4.45%) SMTP
14 12 (4.11%) Internet
15 10 (3.42%) SNMP
16 9 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
17 8 (2.74%) Modbus
17 8 (2.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.85%) MySQL
3 15 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.74%) Big Data
5 7 (2.40%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.03%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.03%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.68%) FileMaker
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (7.53%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.51%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.37%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.03%) Moq
5 3 (1.03%) MSTest
5 3 (1.03%) ReSharper
5 3 (1.03%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 115 (39.38%) Finance
2 19 (6.51%) Marketing
3 14 (4.79%) Legal
4 12 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.08%) Banking
5 9 (3.08%) Games
6 7 (2.40%) Retail
7 5 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.37%) Back Office
8 4 (1.37%) Law
9 3 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.03%) Publishing
9 3 (1.03%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.68%) Front Office
10 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Advertising
11 1 (0.34%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 38 (13.01%) Analyst
2 26 (8.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (7.88%) IT Manager
3 23 (7.88%) Support Analyst
4 22 (7.53%) Linux Engineer
5 20 (6.85%) Consultant
6 18 (6.16%) Business Continuity Manager
6 18 (6.16%) Security Manager
7 17 (5.82%) Business Manager
8 16 (5.48%) Project Manager
9 14 (4.79%) Middleware Engineer
9 14 (4.79%) Senior Middleware Engineer
9 14 (4.79%) Team Leader
10 13 (4.45%) Architect
10 13 (4.45%) Information Manager
10 13 (4.45%) Information Security Manager
11 11 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery Manager
11 11 (3.77%) Security Officer
12 10 (3.42%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.19%) Middleware
2 13 (4.45%) LAMP
3 11 (3.77%) Web Services
4 9 (3.08%) HTML
5 7 (2.40%) .NET
5 7 (2.40%) CSS
5 7 (2.40%) XML
6 4 (1.37%) SOAP
7 3 (1.03%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.03%) Ajax
7 3 (1.03%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.03%) CSS3
7 3 (1.03%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.03%) HTML5
7 3 (1.03%) jQuery
7 3 (1.03%) RESTful
7 3 (1.03%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 70 (23.97%) Data Centre
2 44 (15.07%) Management Information System
3 38 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.11%) Replication
5 11 (3.77%) EMC VNX
6 10 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.42%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (3.42%) Fixed Income
7 9 (3.08%) Clustering
7 9 (3.08%) IBM XIV
8 6 (2.05%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.05%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.71%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.71%) Fintech
9 5 (1.71%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.37%) DataPower
10 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.37%) iPad
10 4 (1.37%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 86 (29.45%) Windows
2 78 (26.71%) Linux
3 48 (16.44%) Windows Server
4 47 (16.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (15.07%) Unix
6 28 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (3.08%) Mac OS X
9 9 (3.08%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.71%) Windows 10
10 5 (1.71%) Windows 2000
10 5 (1.71%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.37%) CentOS
11 4 (1.37%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.34%) Android
13 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (56.85%) Business Continuity
2 148 (50.68%) Business Continuity Planning
3 147 (50.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 79 (27.05%) ITIL
5 59 (20.21%) Project Management
5 59 (20.21%) Risk Management
6 54 (18.49%) Root Cause Analysis
7 48 (16.44%) Problem Management
8 47 (16.10%) Service Delivery
9 45 (15.41%) Performance Tuning
10 44 (15.07%) Information Security
11 43 (14.73%) Change Management
12 42 (14.38%) Migration
13 33 (11.30%) DevOps
14 30 (10.27%) Line Management
15 28 (9.59%) Process Improvement
15 28 (9.59%) Server Hardening
15 28 (9.59%) Stress Testing
16 26 (8.90%) Security Hardening
17 25 (8.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 50 (17.12%) Perl
2 38 (13.01%) SQL
3 23 (7.88%) Java
4 22 (7.53%) Python
5 13 (4.45%) PHP
6 10 (3.42%) C
6 10 (3.42%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.08%) Bash Shell
8 8 (2.74%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.71%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.37%) C#
10 4 (1.37%) C++
10 4 (1.37%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.37%) Ruby
11 2 (0.68%) Korn
11 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (10.96%) CISSP
1 32 (10.96%) Degree
2 26 (8.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (8.56%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (8.22%) CISA
5 21 (7.19%) CISM
6 19 (6.51%) CCNA
7 14 (4.79%) MCSE
8 13 (4.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (4.11%) Security Cleared
10 10 (3.42%) CCIE
10 10 (3.42%) CCNP
10 10 (3.42%) MCSA
11 8 (2.74%) MCP
12 6 (2.05%) ISSAP
12 6 (2.05%) MCTS
12 6 (2.05%) PCI QSA
13 5 (1.71%) CRISC
13 5 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (19.18%) PCI DSS
2 47 (16.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (10.96%) SLA
4 13 (4.45%) QA
5 11 (3.77%) ISO22301
6 4 (1.37%) COBIT
6 4 (1.37%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.37%) ISO27002
6 4 (1.37%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.68%) GDPR
9 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.34%) FISMA
9 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (28.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (15.41%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.11%) VMware ESX
3 12 (4.11%) vSphere
4 9 (3.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 7 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.71%) Firmware
6 5 (1.71%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.03%) XenApp
8 1 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.34%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (11.64%) Red Hat Satellite
2 25 (8.56%) Puppet
3 21 (7.19%) Nagios
4 15 (5.14%) SELinux
5 11 (3.77%) EMC VPLEX
5 11 (3.77%) NetBackup
6 10 (3.42%) SCCM
7 6 (2.05%) Cisco Prime
7 6 (2.05%) SCOM
8 5 (1.71%) vMotion
9 4 (1.37%) Ansible
9 4 (1.37%) CFEngine
9 4 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (1.37%) Opsview
9 4 (1.37%) WSUS
10 3 (1.03%) FortiGate
10 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.68%) Simpana
Vendors
1 88 (30.14%) VMware
2 50 (17.12%) Microsoft
3 47 (16.10%) Cisco
4 45 (15.41%) Red Hat
5 33 (11.30%) Oracle
6 19 (6.51%) IBM
7 15 (5.14%) F5
7 15 (5.14%) NetApp
7 15 (5.14%) Splunk
8 14 (4.79%) HP
9 12 (4.11%) Brocade
9 12 (4.11%) EMC
9 12 (4.11%) TOWER Software
10 11 (3.77%) CommVault
11 10 (3.42%) Apple
11 10 (3.42%) Avaya
11 10 (3.42%) CheckPoint
11 10 (3.42%) Citrix
11 10 (3.42%) NICE Systems
12 9 (3.08%) Intel Security
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