The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for BCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 141 129
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12  
Permanent jobs citing BCP 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.30% 0.17% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.19% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +19.04%  

BCP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1760 2060 1740
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.34% 87.59% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1506 1416
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing BCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for BCP in Birmingham

BCP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for BCP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing BCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for BCP.

1 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) SLA
3 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
3 5 (35.71%) Remediation Plan
4 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 4 (28.57%) People Management
4 4 (28.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (28.57%) CISSP
4 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (14.29%) Internal Audit
6 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (14.29%) Contract Management
6 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Break/Fix
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Broadband
6 2 (14.29%) Intranet

BCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Broadband
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
1 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Information Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Security Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) ICT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Director
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (35.71%) Remediation Plan
3 4 (28.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) People Management
3 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Break/Fix
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Contract Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) Internal Audit
5 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
2 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM