The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 713 760 739
Rank change year-on-year +47 -21  
Permanent jobs citing BCP 149 154 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 127 132 176
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,550 £28,585
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75125 82244 91401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.68% 89.02% 87.91%
Number of salaries quoted 60990 69535 75555
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,523
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BCP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

BCP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for BCP in England

BCP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BCP in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BCP in England

BCP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +29 76 £60,500 +10.00% 7
Yorkshire +24 20 £70,000 +64.70% 1
South East +32 17 £42,500 -15.00% 2
East of England 0 16 £42,000 -20.00%
West Midlands +17 15 £57,500 +27.77%
South West +7 3 £50,000 +33.33% 1
North East +18 1 - - 1
East Midlands +11 1 - -
BCP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for BCP.

1 140 (54.05%) Business Continuity
2 129 (49.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 123 (47.49%) Business Continuity Planning
4 85 (32.82%) Finance
5 83 (32.05%) VMware
6 80 (30.89%) ITIL
7 77 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 71 (27.41%) Windows
9 68 (26.25%) Information Security
10 59 (22.78%) Active Directory
11 53 (20.46%) Cisco
12 48 (18.53%) Microsoft
13 45 (17.37%) Windows Server
14 44 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
14 44 (16.99%) SQL
15 41 (15.83%) VoIP
15 41 (15.83%) Firewall
15 41 (15.83%) Capacity Planning
16 40 (15.44%) Data Protection
17 39 (15.06%) Risk Management
18 38 (14.67%) Management Information System
18 38 (14.67%) Data Centre
19 37 (14.29%) Service Delivery
20 34 (13.13%) Oracle
21 33 (12.74%) SLA
21 33 (12.74%) Stakeholder Management
22 31 (11.97%) Project Management
22 31 (11.97%) E-Commerce
23 30 (11.58%) Load Balancing
24 29 (11.20%) VPN

BCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (8.49%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.56%) IIS
3 13 (5.02%) JBoss
4 12 (4.63%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (4.25%) Skype for Business
6 10 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.16%) Apache
8 3 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.16%) SAS
8 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (3.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.54%) Final Cut Pro
3 4 (1.54%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.32%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.93%) Magento
2 5 (1.93%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (1.54%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.77%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.77%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.49%) IaaS
2 21 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.72%) SaaS
4 19 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (3.47%) Office 365
7 2 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (15.83%) Firewall
1 41 (15.83%) VoIP
2 29 (11.20%) VPN
3 27 (10.42%) TCP/IP
4 26 (10.04%) Wireless
5 25 (9.65%) WAN
6 24 (9.27%) DNS
7 22 (8.49%) LAN
8 20 (7.72%) Network Security
8 20 (7.72%) SSL
9 19 (7.34%) SAN
10 17 (6.56%) IP Telephony
10 17 (6.56%) SNMP
11 14 (5.41%) Broadband
12 13 (5.02%) LDAP
12 13 (5.02%) Modbus
13 12 (4.63%) ADSL
13 12 (4.63%) IPsec
14 11 (4.25%) NAS
15 10 (3.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (4.25%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.25%) NoSQL
3 11 (4.25%) RDBMS
3 11 (4.25%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.86%) Big Data
5 8 (3.09%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.93%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.16%) MySQL
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (6.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 85 (32.82%) Finance
2 21 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 19 (7.34%) Marketing
4 12 (4.63%) Banking
4 12 (4.63%) Legal
5 9 (3.47%) Games
6 4 (1.54%) Retail
7 3 (1.16%) Advertising
7 3 (1.16%) Back Office
7 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.16%) Law
8 2 (0.77%) Billing
8 2 (0.77%) Front Office
8 2 (0.77%) Prime Brokerage
8 2 (0.77%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (13.90%) Analyst
2 35 (13.51%) IT Manager
3 20 (7.72%) Security Manager
4 19 (7.34%) Architect
5 18 (6.95%) Consultant
6 17 (6.56%) Head of Infrastructure
7 16 (6.18%) Infrastructure Architect
8 13 (5.02%) Infrastructure Manager
8 13 (5.02%) Presales Consultant
9 12 (4.63%) Senior Consultant
9 12 (4.63%) Senior Presales Consultant
10 11 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.25%) Risk Manager
10 11 (4.25%) Security Analyst
11 10 (3.86%) IT Risk Manager
11 10 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (3.86%) Support Analyst
11 10 (3.86%) Team Leader
12 9 (3.47%) Information Manager
12 9 (3.47%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.49%) Web Services
2 5 (1.93%) EDI
3 4 (1.54%) CSS
4 3 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (14.67%) Data Centre
2 38 (14.67%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.95%) Clustering
4 7 (2.70%) NHS
5 6 (2.32%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.32%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.32%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.93%) FMCG
6 5 (1.93%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.93%) Replication
7 4 (1.54%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.54%) PDA
8 3 (1.16%) Celerra
8 3 (1.16%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.16%) EMC Centera
8 3 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 71 (27.41%) Windows
2 45 (17.37%) Windows Server
3 27 (10.42%) Linux
4 16 (6.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (5.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.86%) Unix
8 8 (3.09%) Android
8 8 (3.09%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.09%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (2.70%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.32%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.32%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.93%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.54%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.77%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.39%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (54.05%) Business Continuity
2 129 (49.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 123 (47.49%) Business Continuity Planning
4 80 (30.89%) ITIL
5 68 (26.25%) Information Security
6 41 (15.83%) Capacity Planning
7 40 (15.44%) Data Protection
8 39 (15.06%) Risk Management
9 37 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 33 (12.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (11.97%) E-Commerce
11 31 (11.97%) Project Management
12 30 (11.58%) Load Balancing
13 29 (11.20%) Change Management
14 28 (10.81%) DevOps
15 27 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
15 27 (10.42%) Supplier Management
16 23 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (8.11%) Mentoring
18 18 (6.95%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.99%) SQL
2 7 (2.70%) T-SQL
3 4 (1.54%) C
3 4 (1.54%) C++
3 4 (1.54%) Java
3 4 (1.54%) Objective-C
3 4 (1.54%) Python
3 4 (1.54%) Ruby
4 3 (1.16%) Perl
4 3 (1.16%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.16%) VBA
5 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (8.88%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (7.72%) CISSP
3 19 (7.34%) CCNA
4 15 (5.79%) CISA
5 11 (4.25%) Degree
6 10 (3.86%) CISM
7 9 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.70%) ISEB
8 7 (2.70%) MCSE
9 6 (2.32%) CCNP
9 6 (2.32%) CIMA
9 6 (2.32%) MCP
10 5 (1.93%) CISMP
10 5 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.16%) CCVP
12 2 (0.77%) CEH
12 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.77%) PMP
12 2 (0.77%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.74%) SLA
2 28 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (10.42%) PCI DSS
4 19 (7.34%) QA
5 7 (2.70%) GDPR
6 6 (2.32%) COBIT
7 4 (1.54%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (1.16%) ISO 22301
8 3 (1.16%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.39%) FISMA
10 1 (0.39%) GCP
10 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.39%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 77 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (22.78%) Active Directory
3 17 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.09%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.54%) vSphere
8 3 (1.16%) Docker
8 3 (1.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.77%) XenApp
10 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (9.27%) Puppet
2 16 (6.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (5.02%) Failover Clustering
3 13 (5.02%) Red Hat Satellite
4 12 (4.63%) Cisco CME
5 5 (1.93%) SCCM
6 4 (1.54%) WMI
7 3 (1.16%) EMC VPLEX
7 3 (1.16%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.16%) SCOM
7 3 (1.16%) Simpana
8 2 (0.77%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.77%) Nagios
8 2 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.39%) OpenView
9 1 (0.39%) SELinux
Vendors
1 83 (32.05%) VMware
2 53 (20.46%) Cisco
3 48 (18.53%) Microsoft
4 34 (13.13%) Oracle
5 15 (5.79%) CheckPoint
6 14 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 13 (5.02%) Avaya
7 13 (5.02%) F5
8 11 (4.25%) Brocade
8 11 (4.25%) Juniper
8 11 (4.25%) SAP
9 10 (3.86%) Citrix
10 9 (3.47%) Dell
10 9 (3.47%) HP
10 9 (3.47%) Infoblox
10 9 (3.47%) Sybase
10 9 (3.47%) Veeam
11 8 (3.09%) Apple
11 8 (3.09%) Palo Alto
12 7 (2.70%) Blue Coat
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