The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
England / South East
Rank 389 443 431
Rank change year-on-year +54 -12  
Permanent jobs citing BCP 11 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.074% 0.073% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.084% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 27
Median salary £41,429 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.08% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,858 £49,750 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £56,550 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +17.97%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12756 16734 17417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.17% 87.12% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10432 14121 13921
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

BCP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for BCP in the South East

BCP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BCP in the South East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BCP in the South East

BCP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Berkshire +41 6 £37,858 -26.13%
Hampshire +23 3 - -
Kent +24 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £75,000 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for BCP.

1 42 (72.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 40 (68.97%) Root Cause Analysis
3 37 (63.79%) Change Management
3 37 (63.79%) Problem Management
4 35 (60.34%) Finance
4 35 (60.34%) DNS
5 33 (56.90%) TCP/IP
5 33 (56.90%) Data Centre
6 32 (55.17%) Red Hat Satellite
6 32 (55.17%) Perl
6 32 (55.17%) Unix
6 32 (55.17%) Linux
6 32 (55.17%) Red Hat
6 32 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (50.00%) VMware
8 28 (48.28%) Migration
8 28 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (48.28%) Stress Testing
8 28 (48.28%) PCI DSS
8 28 (48.28%) JBoss
8 28 (48.28%) Apache
8 28 (48.28%) Tomcat
8 28 (48.28%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (48.28%) Security Hardening
9 27 (46.55%) Project Management
9 27 (46.55%) Risk Management
10 26 (44.83%) Server Hardening
11 24 (41.38%) B2B
12 23 (39.66%) Line Management
13 20 (34.48%) DHCP

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 28 (48.28%) Apache
1 28 (48.28%) JBoss
1 28 (48.28%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) Final Cut Pro
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
2 4 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.90%) QuarkXPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (60.34%) DNS
2 33 (56.90%) TCP/IP
3 20 (34.48%) DHCP
4 17 (29.31%) Firewall
5 13 (22.41%) LDAP
6 11 (18.97%) IMAP
6 11 (18.97%) POP3
6 11 (18.97%) SMTP
6 11 (18.97%) SSL
7 6 (10.34%) VPN
8 4 (6.90%) Internet
8 4 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (5.17%) VLAN
10 2 (3.45%) SAN
11 1 (1.72%) DSL
11 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.72%) LAN
11 1 (1.72%) PABX
11 1 (1.72%) SNMP
11 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) MySQL
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
1 15 (25.86%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (60.34%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Middleware Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Senior Middleware Engineer
3 4 (6.90%) Account Manager
3 4 (6.90%) Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Applications Support
3 4 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Security Manager
3 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Senior Applications Support
3 4 (6.90%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (6.90%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 3 (5.17%) Business Continuity Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Business Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Architect
5 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (3.45%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) Middleware
2 11 (18.97%) LAMP
3 4 (6.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (56.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.90%) CESG
3 4 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
3 4 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (6.90%) Freedom of Information Act
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) PDA
4 2 (3.45%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.72%) iPad
5 1 (1.72%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 32 (55.17%) Linux
1 32 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 32 (55.17%) Unix
2 13 (22.41%) Windows
3 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
5 4 (6.90%) Mac OS
5 4 (6.90%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.90%) Windows 2000
5 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (72.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 40 (68.97%) Root Cause Analysis
3 37 (63.79%) Change Management
3 37 (63.79%) Problem Management
4 28 (48.28%) Migration
4 28 (48.28%) Performance Tuning
4 28 (48.28%) Security Hardening
4 28 (48.28%) Stress Testing
5 27 (46.55%) Project Management
5 27 (46.55%) Risk Management
6 26 (44.83%) Server Hardening
7 24 (41.38%) B2B
8 23 (39.66%) Line Management
9 19 (32.76%) Business Continuity
10 17 (29.31%) Open Source
11 16 (27.59%) Business Continuity Planning
11 16 (27.59%) DevOps
12 11 (18.97%) ITIL
13 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
13 5 (8.62%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) Perl
2 17 (29.31%) Java
3 11 (18.97%) PHP
4 4 (6.90%) C
4 4 (6.90%) C++
4 4 (6.90%) Objective-C
4 4 (6.90%) Python
4 4 (6.90%) Ruby
4 4 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) MCP
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.90%) CCNA
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.90%) CISM
3 4 (6.90%) CISSP
3 4 (6.90%) CLAS
3 4 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) MCSE
5 2 (3.45%) MCITP
5 2 (3.45%) MCTS
6 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (48.28%) PCI DSS
2 8 (13.79%) SLA
3 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.90%) JSP 440
4 3 (5.17%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 28 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
4 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (55.17%) Red Hat Satellite
2 19 (32.76%) Puppet
3 16 (27.59%) Nagios
4 15 (25.86%) SELinux
5 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.72%) WMI
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Red Hat
2 29 (50.00%) VMware
3 12 (20.69%) NetApp
3 12 (20.69%) TOWER Software
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.90%) Adobe
5 4 (6.90%) Apple
5 4 (6.90%) Quark
5 4 (6.90%) Sybase
6 2 (3.45%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.45%) Mitel
6 2 (3.45%) Nimsoft
6 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.72%) Acronis
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix
7 1 (1.72%) Dell
7 1 (1.72%) Sage
7 1 (1.72%) Symantec