The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 713 748 751
Rank change year-on-year +35 +3  
Permanent jobs citing BCP 157 165 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 131 138 192
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79960 87478 97573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64514 73057 79746
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 £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

BCP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

BCP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BCP in the UK

BCP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BCP over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BCP in the UK

BCP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +47 149 £60,000 +20.00% 12
London +29 76 £60,500 +10.00% 7
Yorkshire +24 20 £70,000 +64.70% 1
South East +32 17 £42,500 -15.00% 2
West Yorkshire +28 17 £70,000 +112.12% 1
Leeds +20 17 £70,000 +112.12% 1
East of England 0 16 £42,000 -20.00%
West Midlands +17 15 £57,500 +27.77%
Ipswich - 14 £42,000 -
Suffolk - 14 £42,000 -
City of London +15 10 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Birmingham +15 7 £54,000 +13.68%
Scotland +10 6 £41,500 -36.15% 2
Surrey +23 5 £42,500 +13.33%
East Sussex +18 5 - -
Brighton +14 5 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £70,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £70,000 -
Edinburgh -4 4 £41,500 -34.10%
Lightwater - 4 £42,500 -
Berkshire +22 3 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Maidenhead +11 3 £62,500 +19.04%
South West +7 3 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Warwick +19 2 - -
Glasgow +7 2 - - 2
Warwickshire +6 2 - -
Dorset 0 2 £49,350 -
Poole - 2 £49,350 -
Kent - 2 £63,750 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £33,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for BCP.

1 148 (54.81%) Business Continuity
2 131 (48.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 129 (47.78%) Business Continuity Planning
4 93 (34.44%) Finance
5 86 (31.85%) VMware
6 81 (30.00%) ITIL
7 79 (29.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 77 (28.52%) Windows
9 71 (26.30%) Information Security
10 66 (24.44%) Active Directory
11 54 (20.00%) Cisco
12 53 (19.63%) Microsoft
13 51 (18.89%) SQL
14 47 (17.41%) Windows Server
15 46 (17.04%) Analytical Skills
16 45 (16.67%) Firewall
17 41 (15.19%) Risk Management
17 41 (15.19%) VoIP
17 41 (15.19%) Capacity Planning
18 40 (14.81%) Data Protection
19 39 (14.44%) Management Information System
19 39 (14.44%) Data Centre
20 37 (13.70%) Service Delivery
20 37 (13.70%) Oracle
21 36 (13.33%) SLA
22 35 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
23 31 (11.48%) Project Management
23 31 (11.48%) E-Commerce
23 31 (11.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 30 (11.11%) Load Balancing

BCP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 26 (9.63%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.04%) IIS
3 13 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (4.81%) JBoss
4 12 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.44%) Skype for Business
5 11 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.11%) Apache
7 3 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.11%) SAS
7 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (4.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.48%) Final Cut Pro
3 4 (1.48%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.85%) Magento
2 5 (1.85%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (1.48%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.74%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.74%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.15%) IaaS
1 22 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (7.41%) SaaS
3 19 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (6.30%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (3.70%) Office 365
6 2 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (16.67%) Firewall
2 41 (15.19%) VoIP
3 29 (10.74%) VPN
4 28 (10.37%) DNS
4 28 (10.37%) TCP/IP
5 26 (9.63%) WAN
5 26 (9.63%) Wireless
6 23 (8.52%) LAN
6 23 (8.52%) SAN
7 22 (8.15%) Network Security
8 20 (7.41%) SSL
9 17 (6.30%) IP Telephony
9 17 (6.30%) SNMP
10 16 (5.93%) LDAP
11 14 (5.19%) Broadband
12 13 (4.81%) Kerberos
12 13 (4.81%) Modbus
13 12 (4.44%) ADSL
13 12 (4.44%) IPsec
13 12 (4.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (4.07%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.07%) NoSQL
3 11 (4.07%) RDBMS
3 11 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.70%) Big Data
5 8 (2.96%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.11%) MySQL
8 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (5.93%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 93 (34.44%) Finance
2 21 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 19 (7.04%) Marketing
4 13 (4.81%) Legal
5 12 (4.44%) Banking
6 9 (3.33%) Games
7 4 (1.48%) Retail
8 3 (1.11%) Advertising
8 3 (1.11%) Back Office
8 3 (1.11%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.11%) Law
8 3 (1.11%) Publishing
9 2 (0.74%) Billing
9 2 (0.74%) Front Office
9 2 (0.74%) Prime Brokerage
9 2 (0.74%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (13.33%) Analyst
2 35 (12.96%) IT Manager
3 20 (7.41%) Architect
3 20 (7.41%) Security Manager
4 19 (7.04%) Consultant
5 17 (6.30%) Head of Infrastructure
5 17 (6.30%) Infrastructure Architect
6 14 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (4.81%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (4.81%) Presales Consultant
8 12 (4.44%) Senior Consultant
8 12 (4.44%) Senior Presales Consultant
9 11 (4.07%) Risk Manager
9 11 (4.07%) Security Analyst
10 10 (3.70%) IT Risk Manager
10 10 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (3.70%) Support Analyst
10 10 (3.70%) Team Leader
11 9 (3.33%) Information Manager
11 9 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.15%) Web Services
2 5 (1.85%) EDI
3 4 (1.48%) CSS
4 3 (1.11%) HTML
4 3 (1.11%) Middleware
5 2 (0.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.04%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (14.44%) Data Centre
2 39 (14.44%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.67%) Clustering
4 7 (2.59%) NHS
5 6 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.22%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.85%) FMCG
6 5 (1.85%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.85%) Replication
7 4 (1.48%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.48%) PDA
8 3 (1.11%) Celerra
8 3 (1.11%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.11%) EMC Centera
8 3 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (28.52%) Windows
2 47 (17.41%) Windows Server
3 30 (11.11%) Linux
4 17 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (3.70%) Unix
8 8 (2.96%) Android
8 8 (2.96%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.96%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (2.59%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.22%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.22%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.85%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.48%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.74%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.37%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (54.81%) Business Continuity
2 131 (48.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 129 (47.78%) Business Continuity Planning
4 81 (30.00%) ITIL
5 71 (26.30%) Information Security
6 41 (15.19%) Capacity Planning
6 41 (15.19%) Risk Management
7 40 (14.81%) Data Protection
8 37 (13.70%) Service Delivery
9 35 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (11.48%) E-Commerce
10 31 (11.48%) Project Management
11 30 (11.11%) Load Balancing
12 29 (10.74%) Change Management
13 28 (10.37%) DevOps
14 27 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
14 27 (10.00%) Supplier Management
15 25 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (7.78%) Mentoring
17 18 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.89%) SQL
2 7 (2.59%) PowerShell
2 7 (2.59%) T-SQL
3 6 (2.22%) Java
3 6 (2.22%) Perl
4 4 (1.48%) C
4 4 (1.48%) C++
4 4 (1.48%) Objective-C
4 4 (1.48%) Python
4 4 (1.48%) Ruby
5 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (7.78%) CCNA
2 21 (7.78%) CISSP
3 16 (5.93%) CISA
4 15 (5.56%) Degree
5 10 (3.70%) CISM
5 10 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.59%) ISEB
7 7 (2.59%) MCSE
8 6 (2.22%) CCNP
8 6 (2.22%) CIMA
8 6 (2.22%) MCP
9 5 (1.85%) CISMP
9 5 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (1.11%) CCVP
10 3 (1.11%) SSCP
11 2 (0.74%) ACCA
11 2 (0.74%) CCIE
11 2 (0.74%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (13.33%) SLA
2 31 (11.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (10.37%) PCI DSS
4 19 (7.04%) QA
5 7 (2.59%) GDPR
6 6 (2.22%) COBIT
7 4 (1.48%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (1.11%) ISO 22301
8 3 (1.11%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.37%) BS25999
10 1 (0.37%) FISMA
10 1 (0.37%) GCP
10 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.37%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 79 (29.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (24.44%) Active Directory
3 20 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.96%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (2.59%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.48%) vSphere
8 3 (1.11%) Docker
8 3 (1.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.74%) XenApp
10 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (8.89%) Puppet
2 16 (5.93%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (4.81%) Failover Clustering
3 13 (4.81%) Red Hat Satellite
4 12 (4.44%) Cisco CME
5 8 (2.96%) SCCM
6 5 (1.85%) Nagios
7 4 (1.48%) WMI
8 3 (1.11%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.11%) EMC VPLEX
8 3 (1.11%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.11%) SCOM
8 3 (1.11%) Simpana
9 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.37%) OpenView
10 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 86 (31.85%) VMware
2 54 (20.00%) Cisco
3 53 (19.63%) Microsoft
4 37 (13.70%) Oracle
5 16 (5.93%) F5
6 15 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 14 (5.19%) Red Hat
8 13 (4.81%) Avaya
9 12 (4.44%) Juniper
10 11 (4.07%) Brocade
10 11 (4.07%) SAP
11 10 (3.70%) Citrix
11 10 (3.70%) Dell
12 9 (3.33%) HP
12 9 (3.33%) Infoblox
12 9 (3.33%) Sybase
12 9 (3.33%) Veeam
13 8 (2.96%) Apple
13 8 (2.96%) Palo Alto
14 7 (2.59%) McAfee
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