The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 188 213 175
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -38
Permanent jobs citing BCP 11 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.12% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.14% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 2
Average salary £31,000 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.63% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £53,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
BCP
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3834 4302 3001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.78% 85.73% 82.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2972 3497 2337
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

BCP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BCP Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

BCP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

BCP Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

BCP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
Leeds +27 11 £50,000 -9.09%
Bradford - 2 £30,000 -
BCP
Yorkshire

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) WAN
2 14 (82.35%) Business Continuity
3 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 13 (76.47%) LAN
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
4 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
4 12 (70.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (70.59%) Business Continuity Planning
5 11 (64.71%) Firewall
5 11 (64.71%) Load Balancing
5 11 (64.71%) VPN
5 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
5 11 (64.71%) MPLS
6 10 (58.82%) BGP
6 10 (58.82%) Project Management
6 10 (58.82%) EIGRP
6 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
6 10 (58.82%) DNS
6 10 (58.82%) SSL
6 10 (58.82%) Linux
6 10 (58.82%) Network Design
6 10 (58.82%) IPsec
6 10 (58.82%) VPLS
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (58.82%) DMVPN
7 9 (52.94%) HSRP
7 9 (52.94%) Spanning Tree

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) WAN
2 13 (76.47%) LAN
3 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
4 11 (64.71%) VPN
4 11 (64.71%) MPLS
4 11 (64.71%) Firewall
5 10 (58.82%) IPsec
5 10 (58.82%) BGP
5 10 (58.82%) EIGRP
5 10 (58.82%) SSL
5 10 (58.82%) DNS
5 10 (58.82%) VPLS
5 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (58.82%) DMVPN
6 9 (52.94%) HSRP
6 9 (52.94%) Spanning Tree
6 9 (52.94%) VRRP
6 9 (52.94%) SAN
7 6 (35.29%) OSPF
8 5 (29.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Ingres
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Riak
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Support Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Network Implementation Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) RMADS
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Mac OS
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
5 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 14 (82.35%) Business Continuity
3 12 (70.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (70.59%) Business Continuity Planning
4 11 (64.71%) Load Balancing
5 10 (58.82%) Network Design
5 10 (58.82%) Project Management
6 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
6 7 (41.18%) Coaching
7 5 (29.41%) High Availability
7 5 (29.41%) Network Architecture
7 5 (29.41%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
9 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
9 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
9 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
10 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
10 2 (11.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CCNP
1 8 (47.06%) CCDA
1 8 (47.06%) CCDP
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (47.06%) CCSA
1 8 (47.06%) CCSE
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (29.41%) CISSP
4 4 (23.53%) VCP5
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (23.53%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) MCSE
4 4 (23.53%) MCSA
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.88%) ISEB
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) Terminal Services
4 5 (29.41%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) NFS
5 1 (5.88%) Samba
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (11.76%) SCDPM
2 2 (11.76%) SCOrch
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
3 5 (29.41%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Sophos
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) Dell
6 2 (11.76%) NetApp
6 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
7 1 (5.88%) F5
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.88%) EMC