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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 201 190 177
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing BCP 16 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.31% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 3
Average salary £43,500 £30,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.62% -49.16%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
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
4415 3485 3065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.95% 83.77% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3455 2772 2564
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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
Leeds -15 8 £35,500 +16.39%
BCP
Yorkshire

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 28 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 16 (57.14%) Project Management
3 15 (53.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (35.71%) Information Security
5 8 (28.57%) SAN
6 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) Network Design
7 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
7 6 (21.43%) MPLS
7 6 (21.43%) Firewall
7 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 6 (21.43%) LAN
7 6 (21.43%) WAN
7 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco
8 5 (17.86%) SLA
8 5 (17.86%) CCNP
8 5 (17.86%) CCNA
8 5 (17.86%) VPN
8 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 5 (17.86%) Linux
8 5 (17.86%) ITIL
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (17.86%) RMADS
8 5 (17.86%) Network Architecture

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
2 6 (21.43%) MPLS
2 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) LAN
2 6 (21.43%) WAN
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (17.86%) VPN
4 4 (14.29%) OSPF
4 4 (14.29%) BGP
4 4 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 4 (14.29%) VPLS
4 4 (14.29%) IPsec
4 4 (14.29%) DMVPN
5 3 (10.71%) HSRP
5 3 (10.71%) SSL
5 3 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security
5 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
5 3 (10.71%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) Ingres
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 8 (28.57%) Senior Manager
1 8 (28.57%) Senior Project Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Information Security Officer
2 5 (17.86%) Security Officer
3 3 (10.71%) Network Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (7.14%) Head of Security
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) CESG
1 5 (17.86%) RMADS
2 2 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Mac OS
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 28 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 16 (57.14%) Project Management
3 15 (53.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (35.71%) Information Security
5 6 (21.43%) Network Design
5 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
6 5 (17.86%) Network Architecture
6 5 (17.86%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 4 (14.29%) ISMS
8 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
8 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (7.14%) Information Security Management
9 2 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) CCSA
2 5 (17.86%) CCSE
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.86%) CCNP
2 5 (17.86%) CCNA
3 4 (14.29%) CISSP
4 3 (10.71%) CCIE
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (7.14%) CISM
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) MCSE
5 2 (7.14%) MCSA
5 2 (7.14%) CCDA
5 2 (7.14%) CCDP
5 2 (7.14%) ISEB
5 2 (7.14%) VCP5
6 1 (3.57%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.86%) CESG Infosec
2 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 5 (17.86%) SLA
3 3 (10.71%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Samba
4 1 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco
1 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy