The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 202 206 211
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing BCP 5 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 10
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £40,800 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £68,800 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £51,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-24.01% +4.61%
BCP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4028 4219 3893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.28% 76.57% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2923 2975 3023
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BCP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BCP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

BCP Salary Trend in Berkshire

BCP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

BCP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

BCP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +5 2 £55,000 -26.66%
Newbury +4 1 £43,000 -2.27%
Reading -9 1 £60,000 +50.00%
BCP
South East

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing BCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BCP.

1 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Security Management
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) CISSP
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
5 3 (27.27%) Logistics
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) CESG
6 2 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) RMADS
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) ITSM
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing BCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Security Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Information Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Governance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Information Governance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) CESG
2 2 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) RMADS
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Security Management
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
5 3 (27.27%) Logistics
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
6 2 (18.18%) ITSM
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
6 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Change Control
7 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
7 1 (9.09%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CISA
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix
1 1 (9.09%) Avaya
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee
1 1 (9.09%) VMware