The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 222 235 215
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing BCP 29 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 3
Average salary £49,000 £47,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.61% -20.41%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6040 5846 4441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.59% 82.80% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4937 4596 3419
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 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

BCP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

BCP Salary Trend in Yorkshire

BCP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

BCP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

BCP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +13 15 £49,000 -4.85%
North Yorkshire +3 7 £25,000 -37.50%
South Yorkshire - 7 £55,000 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 29 (61.70%) ITIL
2 28 (59.57%) Windows
3 27 (57.45%) Business Continuity
4 25 (53.19%) Cisco
5 24 (51.06%) TCP/IP
6 22 (46.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (44.68%) Business Continuity Planning
8 19 (40.43%) VMware
8 19 (40.43%) DNS
8 19 (40.43%) WAN
9 17 (36.17%) LAN
9 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
10 16 (34.04%) VPN
10 16 (34.04%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (34.04%) Linux
11 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
11 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
11 15 (31.91%) Finance
11 15 (31.91%) Firewall
11 15 (31.91%) CISA
11 15 (31.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 14 (29.79%) IPsec
12 14 (29.79%) HP
12 14 (29.79%) CheckPoint
12 14 (29.79%) UNIX
13 13 (27.66%) MPLS
13 13 (27.66%) Load Balancing
13 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (27.66%) vSphere
13 13 (27.66%) Mentoring

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
2 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.38%) IIS
5 2 (4.26%) Lync
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.13%) Apache
6 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.13%) WorkSite
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) TCP/IP
2 19 (40.43%) DNS
2 19 (40.43%) WAN
3 17 (36.17%) LAN
4 16 (34.04%) VPN
5 15 (31.91%) Firewall
6 14 (29.79%) IPsec
7 13 (27.66%) MPLS
8 12 (25.53%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (25.53%) BGP
8 12 (25.53%) SAN
9 11 (23.40%) SSL
9 11 (23.40%) EIGRP
9 11 (23.40%) VRRP
9 11 (23.40%) VPLS
9 11 (23.40%) HSRP
9 11 (23.40%) DMVPN
9 11 (23.40%) Spanning Tree
10 10 (21.28%) NAS
11 9 (19.15%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Riak
3 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Ingres
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Czech Language
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Network Engineer
1 9 (19.15%) Implementation Engineer
1 9 (19.15%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Security Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Information Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Senior Implementation Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.64%) IT Auditor
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Auditor
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
1 5 (10.64%) Smartphone
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.26%) CMDB
4 1 (2.13%) DTV
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.13%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) Linux
3 14 (29.79%) UNIX
4 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (17.02%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.38%) Mac OS
7 3 (6.38%) CentOS
7 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) ITIL
2 27 (57.45%) Business Continuity
3 22 (46.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (44.68%) Business Continuity Planning
5 13 (27.66%) Load Balancing
5 13 (27.66%) Mentoring
6 11 (23.40%) Network Design
7 10 (21.28%) Project Management
7 10 (21.28%) Information Security
8 9 (19.15%) Coaching
9 8 (17.02%) Security Management
10 7 (14.89%) Business Continuity Management
11 6 (12.77%) Service Management
12 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
14 3 (6.38%) Risk Assessment
14 3 (6.38%) ITSM
14 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
14 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
14 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) APL
3 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.26%) Python
3 2 (4.26%) C
3 2 (4.26%) C++
3 2 (4.26%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.91%) CISA
3 11 (23.40%) CCDA
4 10 (21.28%) Degree
4 10 (21.28%) CISSP
4 10 (21.28%) CCNP
5 9 (19.15%) CCDP
5 9 (19.15%) CCSA
5 9 (19.15%) CCSE
6 8 (17.02%) CISM
7 7 (14.89%) CCNA
8 2 (4.26%) CEH
8 2 (4.26%) ISEB
8 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (21.28%) PCI DSS
2 10 (21.28%) SLA
3 5 (10.64%) COBIT
4 2 (4.26%) BS25999
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.66%) vSphere
3 8 (17.02%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (14.89%) XenApp
4 7 (14.89%) vCloud
5 6 (12.77%) XenServer
6 3 (6.38%) Terminal Services
6 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (4.26%) Samba
7 2 (4.26%) NFS
8 1 (2.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) OpenView
1 5 (10.64%) SCOM
2 2 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (4.26%) SCDPM
2 2 (4.26%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.13%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) Cisco
2 19 (40.43%) VMware
3 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
4 14 (29.79%) HP
4 14 (29.79%) CheckPoint
5 11 (23.40%) NetApp
6 10 (21.28%) EMC
7 7 (14.89%) Citrix
8 6 (12.77%) Isilon
8 6 (12.77%) Nimsoft
8 6 (12.77%) Zerto
8 6 (12.77%) Veeam
9 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
9 5 (10.64%) IBM
9 5 (10.64%) Sophos
9 5 (10.64%) BT
10 4 (8.51%) Oracle
11 3 (6.38%) Dell
12 2 (4.26%) F5
12 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds