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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 727 802 767
Rank change year-on-year +75 -35  
Permanent jobs citing BCP 116 130 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 80 91 141
Median salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.63% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,150 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +13.63%  

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 70819 85904 87927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.12% 88.61% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 58715 71854 71888
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +74 65 £55,000 -15.38% 4
West Midlands +37 12 £53,000 - 1
East of England +33 12 £50,000 -4.76%
South East +64 11 £41,429 -19.16%
East Midlands +9 8 £50,000 +42.85%
Yorkshire +7 6 £38,000 -30.90% 1
North East - 2 £33,500 - 3
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 139 (51.48%) Business Continuity
2 137 (50.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 121 (44.81%) Business Continuity Planning
4 98 (36.30%) Finance
5 78 (28.89%) VMware
6 76 (28.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 76 (28.15%) Data Centre
7 72 (26.67%) Linux
8 70 (25.93%) ITIL
8 70 (25.93%) Windows
9 65 (24.07%) DNS
10 59 (21.85%) Risk Management
11 57 (21.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 53 (19.63%) PCI DSS
12 53 (19.63%) Information Security
13 51 (18.89%) Change Management
13 51 (18.89%) Performance Tuning
14 50 (18.52%) Project Management
14 50 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 48 (17.78%) Problem Management
16 47 (17.41%) Firewall
17 46 (17.04%) TCP/IP
18 45 (16.67%) Unix
18 45 (16.67%) Red Hat
18 45 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 44 (16.30%) Perl
20 41 (15.19%) JBoss
20 41 (15.19%) Microsoft
20 41 (15.19%) Management Information System
21 39 (14.44%) SQL

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 41 (15.19%) JBoss
2 36 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 34 (12.59%) Apache
4 15 (5.56%) IIS
5 11 (4.07%) MS Exchange
6 9 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.33%) Skype for Business
7 8 (2.96%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.22%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.48%) CMS
10 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.96%) MS Office
3 5 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.48%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (1.48%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.48%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.37%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.33%) SaaS
4 8 (2.96%) IaaS
5 6 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.85%) Office 365
7 4 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (24.07%) DNS
2 47 (17.41%) Firewall
3 46 (17.04%) TCP/IP
4 29 (10.74%) DHCP
5 24 (8.89%) SAN
6 23 (8.52%) LDAP
7 20 (7.41%) VoIP
8 16 (5.93%) NAS
9 14 (5.19%) SSL
9 14 (5.19%) VPN
10 13 (4.81%) IMAP
10 13 (4.81%) LAN
10 13 (4.81%) POP3
10 13 (4.81%) SMTP
11 12 (4.44%) Internet
11 12 (4.44%) SNMP
12 11 (4.07%) WAN
13 10 (3.70%) VLAN
13 10 (3.70%) Wireless
14 9 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.67%) MySQL
3 14 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.96%) Big Data
4 8 (2.96%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.48%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.48%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.11%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.11%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.74%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 23 (8.52%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.48%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.11%) Moq
5 3 (1.11%) MSTest
5 3 (1.11%) ReSharper
5 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 98 (36.30%) Finance
2 17 (6.30%) Marketing
3 15 (5.56%) Legal
4 12 (4.44%) Banking
5 11 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.59%) Games
7 6 (2.22%) Retail
8 3 (1.11%) Law
9 2 (0.74%) Advertising
9 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (11.11%) Analyst
2 25 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (7.04%) Consultant
5 18 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 16 (5.93%) Security Manager
6 16 (5.93%) Support Analyst
7 14 (5.19%) Middleware Engineer
7 14 (5.19%) Senior Middleware Engineer
8 13 (4.81%) Business Continuity Manager
9 12 (4.44%) Business Manager
10 11 (4.07%) Security Officer
11 10 (3.70%) Applications Support
11 10 (3.70%) Architect
11 10 (3.70%) Information Manager
11 10 (3.70%) Information Security Manager
12 9 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
12 9 (3.33%) Team Leader
13 8 (2.96%) Presales Consultant
13 8 (2.96%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.41%) Middleware
2 13 (4.81%) LAMP
3 10 (3.70%) Web Services
4 7 (2.59%) .NET
4 7 (2.59%) CSS
4 7 (2.59%) HTML
4 7 (2.59%) XML
5 4 (1.48%) SOAP
6 3 (1.11%) Ajax
6 3 (1.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.11%) CSS3
6 3 (1.11%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.11%) HTML5
6 3 (1.11%) jQuery
6 3 (1.11%) RESTful
6 3 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (1.11%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 76 (28.15%) Data Centre
2 41 (15.19%) Management Information System
3 37 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.81%) Clustering
5 11 (4.07%) Replication
6 10 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (3.33%) EMC VNX
8 8 (2.96%) Fintech
9 6 (2.22%) Blackberry
9 6 (2.22%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.22%) IBM XIV
10 5 (1.85%) NHS
11 4 (1.48%) DataPower
11 4 (1.48%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.48%) iPad
11 4 (1.48%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.48%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 72 (26.67%) Linux
2 70 (25.93%) Windows
3 50 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 45 (16.67%) Unix
5 35 (12.96%) Windows Server
6 20 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (6.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.96%) Mac OS X
10 7 (2.59%) Windows 7
11 6 (2.22%) Android
11 6 (2.22%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.85%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.85%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.48%) CentOS
13 4 (1.48%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (51.48%) Business Continuity
2 137 (50.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 121 (44.81%) Business Continuity Planning
4 70 (25.93%) ITIL
5 59 (21.85%) Risk Management
6 57 (21.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 53 (19.63%) Information Security
8 51 (18.89%) Change Management
8 51 (18.89%) Performance Tuning
9 50 (18.52%) Project Management
10 48 (17.78%) Problem Management
11 38 (14.07%) Service Delivery
12 36 (13.33%) DevOps
12 36 (13.33%) Migration
13 31 (11.48%) B2B
14 30 (11.11%) Stress Testing
15 29 (10.74%) Server Hardening
16 28 (10.37%) Line Management
16 28 (10.37%) Security Hardening
17 27 (10.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.30%) Perl
2 39 (14.44%) SQL
3 23 (8.52%) Java
4 17 (6.30%) Python
5 13 (4.81%) PHP
6 10 (3.70%) C
7 9 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.22%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.48%) C++
9 4 (1.48%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.48%) Ruby
10 3 (1.11%) C#
10 3 (1.11%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 35 (12.96%) CISSP
2 30 (11.11%) Degree
3 26 (9.63%) CISA
4 25 (9.26%) CISM
5 16 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (4.07%) MCSE
8 10 (3.70%) CCIE
8 10 (3.70%) CCNA
8 10 (3.70%) CCNP
8 10 (3.70%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.96%) MCP
10 6 (2.22%) ISSAP
10 6 (2.22%) MCSA
10 6 (2.22%) PCI QSA
10 6 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.48%) CIMA
11 4 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (1.48%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (19.63%) PCI DSS
2 45 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (11.48%) SLA
4 18 (6.67%) QA
5 11 (4.07%) ISO22301
6 4 (1.48%) ISO27002
6 4 (1.48%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.11%) COBIT
7 3 (1.11%) GDPR
7 3 (1.11%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.74%) PMO
9 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.37%) FISMA
9 1 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (28.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (13.70%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.96%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 8 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.59%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.85%) Firmware
5 5 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (1.85%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.48%) vSphere
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.74%) XenApp
8 1 (0.37%) Docker
8 1 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (14.44%) Red Hat Satellite
2 28 (10.37%) Puppet
3 23 (8.52%) Nagios
4 15 (5.56%) SELinux
5 9 (3.33%) EMC VPLEX
6 8 (2.96%) Failover Clustering
7 7 (2.59%) NetBackup
8 6 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (2.22%) SCCM
9 4 (1.48%) Ansible
9 4 (1.48%) CFEngine
9 4 (1.48%) Opsview
10 3 (1.11%) FortiGate
10 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (1.11%) SCOM
10 3 (1.11%) Simpana
10 3 (1.11%) WMI
10 3 (1.11%) WSUS
11 2 (0.74%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 78 (28.89%) VMware
2 45 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 41 (15.19%) Microsoft
4 38 (14.07%) Cisco
5 31 (11.48%) Oracle
6 15 (5.56%) NetApp
7 14 (5.19%) F5
8 13 (4.81%) IBM
9 12 (4.44%) HP
9 12 (4.44%) TOWER Software
10 11 (4.07%) Dell
10 11 (4.07%) SAP
10 11 (4.07%) Splunk
11 10 (3.70%) Apple
11 10 (3.70%) Brocade
11 10 (3.70%) EMC
12 9 (3.33%) CommVault
13 8 (2.96%) Citrix
13 8 (2.96%) Intel
13 8 (2.96%) Intel Security
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + £10k OTE, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Consumer Council for Water
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Source Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Salary: £600 - 650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago