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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 221 197 196
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Permanent jobs citing BCP 9 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.24% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.31% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 3
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +20.00%
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
4694 4188 3475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.62% 78.72% 75.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4051 3560 2984
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BCP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Birmingham -6 7 £52,500 - 2
Staffordshire -7 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Worcestershire - 1 £39,000 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 11 (68.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (62.50%) Business Continuity
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
3 9 (56.25%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (43.75%) Security Management
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 7 (43.75%) SLA
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) Coaching
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
7 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 3 (18.75%) SAN
7 3 (18.75%) Middleware
7 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
7 3 (18.75%) Replication
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
7 3 (18.75%) Network Management
8 2 (12.50%) Information Management
8 2 (12.50%) Information Security
8 2 (12.50%) Brocade
8 2 (12.50%) NetApp
8 2 (12.50%) Internet
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Management

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) FTP
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Service Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Customer Services Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Service Performance Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Database Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (62.50%) Business Continuity
3 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
3 9 (56.25%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Security Management
5 6 (37.50%) Coaching
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
7 3 (18.75%) Network Management
7 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
8 2 (12.50%) Information Security
8 2 (12.50%) Information Management
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 1 (6.25%) Change Management
9 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
9 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
9 1 (6.25%) ISMS
9 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) HND
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) BS7799
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 2 (12.50%) Brocade
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Stonesoft
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago