Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for BCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BCP over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 375 346 359
Rank change year-on-year -29 +13 +12
Permanent jobs citing BCP 5 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.038% 0.12% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.13% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 4
North West median annual salary £37,500 £57,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.21% +86.89% -43.26%
10th Percentile £23,400 £35,825 £18,225
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,000 £64,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.50% +3.00% -

BCP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11910 11208 11675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.89% 89.76% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9458 9346 9650
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

BCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing BCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for BCP in the North West

BCP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for BCP in the North West

BCP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BCP in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BCP in the North West

BCP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 2 £29,750 -49.58% 1
Merseyside - 2 £46,250 -
Cheshire -41 1 £57,500 +35.29%
BCP
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North West region with a requirement for BCP.

1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Server Hardening
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 22301
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) GDPR
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

BCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Server Hardening
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 22301
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix