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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 229 230 216
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing BCP 12 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.035% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.041% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £41,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5414 4879 4508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.78% 85.84% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4197 4017 3779
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 28 June 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 -6 4 £47,500 -
Shropshire - 3 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 15 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 14 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (61.11%) Business Continuity Planning
4 10 (55.56%) Change Control
5 9 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
6 7 (38.89%) High Availability
7 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 5 (27.78%) EDI
8 5 (27.78%) B2B
8 5 (27.78%) SLA
8 5 (27.78%) Project Management
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (22.22%) Change Management
10 3 (16.67%) Firewall
10 3 (16.67%) Law
10 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
10 3 (16.67%) VMware
10 3 (16.67%) Data Management
10 3 (16.67%) Content Management
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (16.67%) VPN
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (16.67%) IPv4
10 3 (16.67%) IPv6
10 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 3 (16.67%) Windows
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle

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
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) IPv4
1 3 (16.67%) IPv6
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Law
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (16.67%) IT Support
1 3 (16.67%) IT Support Specialist
1 3 (16.67%) Operations 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
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.56%) EDI Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) EDI
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) FMCG
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 14 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (61.11%) Business Continuity Planning
4 10 (55.56%) Change Control
5 9 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (38.89%) High Availability
6 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
7 5 (27.78%) B2B
7 5 (27.78%) Project Management
8 4 (22.22%) Change Management
9 3 (16.67%) Content Management
9 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (16.67%) Data Management
9 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Content Management
10 2 (11.11%) ERP
10 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
11 1 (5.56%) ETL
11 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
11 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Korn
1 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Control-M
1 1 (5.56%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) Informatica
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy