The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
England / South West
Rank - 246 241
Permanent jobs citing BCP 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.12% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.13% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £36,750 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.41%  
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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4529 5216 5253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.17% 88.75% 87.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 4256 4369
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,112 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

BCP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for BCP in the South West

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 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 West region with a requirement for BCP.

1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
1 4 (66.67%) Avaya
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (66.67%) NICE Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) Meru Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) Huawei
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 4 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Telephony Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Avaya
1 4 (66.67%) NICE Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Huawei
2 1 (16.67%) Meru Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
2 1 (16.67%) VMware