The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 96 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing BCP 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 0.076% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £53,860 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
BCP
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
951 989 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 72.60% 74.70% 70.62%
Number of salaries quoted 834 884 640
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,625
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

BCP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

BCP Salary Trend in Wales

BCP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
South Wales -1 3 £53,860 -10.23%
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 4 (50.00%) ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) CISA
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Audit Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Audit Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Services Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 8 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (50.00%) ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
1 4 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware