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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 190 196 169
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Permanent jobs citing BCP 15 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.31% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.33% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 3
Average salary £49,000 £51,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.85% -14.16%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
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
4217 4187 2975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.35% 85.59% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3353 3328 2258
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +8 14 £49,500 -5.71%
BCP
Yorkshire

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (80.77%) ITIL
2 20 (76.92%) Business Continuity
3 18 (69.23%) Cisco
4 17 (65.38%) Windows
5 16 (61.54%) WAN
5 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
5 16 (61.54%) VPN
5 16 (61.54%) DNS
6 15 (57.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (57.69%) Business Continuity Planning
7 14 (53.85%) Firewall
7 14 (53.85%) IPsec
7 14 (53.85%) LAN
8 13 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 13 (50.00%) MPLS
8 13 (50.00%) Load Balancing
9 12 (46.15%) VMware
10 11 (42.31%) VRRP
10 11 (42.31%) Network Design
10 11 (42.31%) VPLS
10 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (42.31%) BGP
10 11 (42.31%) EIGRP
10 11 (42.31%) SSL
10 11 (42.31%) CCDA
10 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (42.31%) HSRP
10 11 (42.31%) Spanning Tree
10 11 (42.31%) DMVPN
11 10 (38.46%) SLA

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) Lync
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) WAN
1 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
1 16 (61.54%) VPN
1 16 (61.54%) DNS
2 14 (53.85%) LAN
2 14 (53.85%) Firewall
2 14 (53.85%) IPsec
3 13 (50.00%) MPLS
4 11 (42.31%) SSL
4 11 (42.31%) BGP
4 11 (42.31%) EIGRP
4 11 (42.31%) DMVPN
4 11 (42.31%) HSRP
4 11 (42.31%) Spanning Tree
4 11 (42.31%) VRRP
4 11 (42.31%) VPLS
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (34.62%) L2TP
5 9 (34.62%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Riak
3 1 (3.85%) Ingres
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Network Engineer
1 9 (34.62%) Implementation Engineer
1 9 (34.62%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Implementation Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Security Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Information Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Network Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) CMDB
3 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.85%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.85%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) UNIX
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Mac OS
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Solaris
7 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) ITIL
2 20 (76.92%) Business Continuity
3 15 (57.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (57.69%) Business Continuity Planning
4 13 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 11 (42.31%) Network Design
6 10 (38.46%) Project Management
7 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
7 9 (34.62%) Coaching
8 5 (19.23%) Service Management
8 5 (19.23%) Information Security
9 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (11.54%) ITSM
9 3 (11.54%) Security Management
9 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
9 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
9 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
10 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
10 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C
1 2 (7.69%) C++
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) Perl
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
1 2 (7.69%) Python
1 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) CCDA
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (38.46%) CCNP
3 9 (34.62%) CCDP
3 9 (34.62%) CCSA
3 9 (34.62%) CCSE
4 5 (19.23%) CISSP
4 5 (19.23%) CISA
5 3 (11.54%) CISM
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (7.69%) ISEB
6 2 (7.69%) CCNA
6 2 (7.69%) CEH
7 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) SLA
2 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (19.23%) COBIT
2 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.69%) BS25999
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) vSphere
3 3 (11.54%) Terminal Services
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (7.69%) Samba
4 2 (7.69%) NFS
5 1 (3.85%) vCloud
5 1 (3.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (7.69%) SCDPM
2 2 (7.69%) SCOrch
2 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (3.85%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco
2 13 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (46.15%) VMware
4 7 (26.92%) HP
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) IBM
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle
7 4 (15.38%) NetApp
7 4 (15.38%) Sophos
8 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
8 3 (11.54%) EMC
9 2 (7.69%) Dell
9 2 (7.69%) Symantec
9 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 2 (7.69%) Infoblox
9 2 (7.69%) F5
10 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
10 1 (3.85%) SAP