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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 213 216 208
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing BCP 2 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.038% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.044% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Median salary £51,250 £23,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+118.08% -55.23%
UK excluding London median salary £42,241 £46,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.64% -1.57%

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
4342 4565 4298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.87% 87.07% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 3767 3738
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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
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 20 January 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
Birmingham - 2 £51,250 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for BCP.

1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) ISMS
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) SMTP
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) IBM

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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) ICMP
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) SMTP
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Telnet
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Information Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity
1 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) ISMS
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
5 1 (14.29%) Data Security
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Brocade
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) EMC
1 1 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec
1 1 (14.29%) Veeam
1 1 (14.29%) VMware