The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 231 216 224
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing BCP 6 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.074% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.086% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 7
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,850
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -1.85%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5074 4669 4695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.00% 86.91% 83.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3984 3870 3948
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BCP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

BCP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

BCP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

BCP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

BCP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham - 4 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £30,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £34,000 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for BCP.

1 14 (77.78%) Business Continuity
2 11 (61.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (55.56%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
5 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
6 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 5 (27.78%) SLA
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 5 (27.78%) Project Management
7 5 (27.78%) Change Control
8 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (22.22%) VMware
8 4 (22.22%) Network Security
8 4 (22.22%) Change Management
8 4 (22.22%) Firewall
8 4 (22.22%) VPN
8 4 (22.22%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 3 (16.67%) LAN
9 3 (16.67%) WAN
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (16.67%) IBM
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) IPv4
9 3 (16.67%) IPv6
9 3 (16.67%) Risk Management

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security
1 4 (22.22%) VPN
2 3 (16.67%) IPv4
2 3 (16.67%) IPv6
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) ICMP
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Telnet
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Law
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Information Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (16.67%) IT Support
1 3 (16.67%) IT Support Specialist
1 3 (16.67%) Operations Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Security Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Service Support Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Support Specialist
1 3 (16.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Technical Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Technical Operations Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
1 3 (16.67%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) FMCG
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Business Continuity
2 11 (61.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (55.56%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Change Control
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
7 4 (22.22%) Change Management
8 3 (16.67%) Content Management
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (16.67%) Data Management
8 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Content Management
8 3 (16.67%) Information Security
8 3 (16.67%) ISMS
8 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (11.11%) ERP
9 2 (11.11%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Brocade
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Cognizant
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) Veeam