The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing BCP 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.30% - 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Median salary £63,750 - £27,500
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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 546 844 937
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.73% 89.03% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 469 739 817
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

BCP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for BCP in Kent

BCP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 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
Chatham - 1 £67,500 -
BCP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region with a requirement for BCP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 22301
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Nimsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE

BCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Nimsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 1 (33.33%) VMware