The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 287 307 256
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -51
Permanent jobs citing BCP 27 16 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.14% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.17% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 55
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £32,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.72% +7.36%
BCP
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8747 9230 8879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.10% 82.52% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7347 7706 7865
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BCP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

BCP Salary Trend in the City of London

BCP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

BCP Salary Histogram in the City of London

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 43 (64.18%) Finance
2 37 (55.22%) Business Continuity
3 36 (53.73%) Business Continuity Planning
4 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
5 33 (49.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (35.82%) Banking
7 20 (29.85%) Information Security
7 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
7 20 (29.85%) Degree
8 18 (26.87%) ITIL
9 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
9 16 (23.88%) Project Management
10 15 (22.39%) VMware
10 15 (22.39%) Oracle
11 14 (20.90%) .NET
11 14 (20.90%) Windows
12 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (19.40%) CISSP
13 12 (17.91%) Java
13 12 (17.91%) Service Management
14 11 (16.42%) Security+ Certification
14 11 (16.42%) MCSA
14 11 (16.42%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (16.42%) Active Directory
14 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (16.42%) Waterfall
15 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (14.93%) Data Structures
15 10 (14.93%) Workflow
15 10 (14.93%) Management Information System

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (16.42%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.97%) IIS
3 4 (5.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.99%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) DNS
1 5 (7.46%) Firewall
2 4 (5.97%) DHCP
2 4 (5.97%) SNMP
2 4 (5.97%) SAN
2 4 (5.97%) DMZ
3 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.99%) VoIP
4 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.99%) Wireless
5 1 (1.49%) MPLS
5 1 (1.49%) OSPF
5 1 (1.49%) BGP
5 1 (1.49%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.49%) Multicast
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.97%) Big Data
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MSI
1 2 (2.99%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
General
1 43 (64.18%) Finance
2 24 (35.82%) Banking
3 8 (11.94%) Publishing
4 6 (8.96%) Law
5 3 (4.48%) Front Office
5 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.99%) Legal
6 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) Analyst
2 11 (16.42%) Security Analyst
2 11 (16.42%) Delivery Manager
2 11 (16.42%) Software Manager
3 10 (14.93%) Software Project Manager
3 10 (14.93%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Information Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Information Security Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Applications Support
6 6 (8.96%) Delivery Project Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.46%) Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Operations Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) Project Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Junior Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) Application Packaging
3 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.48%) ActiveX
4 1 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Management Information System
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.93%) Data Structures
2 8 (11.94%) Client/Server
3 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.46%) Fat Client
4 5 (7.46%) Thin Client
5 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.48%) iPhone
7 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.99%) CMDB
7 2 (2.99%) Clustering
8 1 (1.49%) Equities
8 1 (1.49%) PDA
8 1 (1.49%) Derivative
8 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (4.48%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) UNIX
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) Business Continuity
2 36 (53.73%) Business Continuity Planning
3 33 (49.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (29.85%) Information Security
5 18 (26.87%) ITIL
6 16 (23.88%) Project Management
7 12 (17.91%) Service Management
8 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (16.42%) Waterfall
9 10 (14.93%) Workflow
10 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
10 8 (11.94%) Document Management
11 7 (10.45%) Change Management
11 7 (10.45%) SIEM
12 6 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (8.96%) Line Management
12 6 (8.96%) People Management
12 6 (8.96%) High Availability
12 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
12 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) Java
2 8 (11.94%) SQL
3 6 (8.96%) C
4 5 (7.46%) Perl
5 3 (4.48%) VB
5 3 (4.48%) VBA
6 2 (2.99%) VBScript
6 2 (2.99%) Python
6 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) VC++
7 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (29.85%) Degree
2 13 (19.40%) CISSP
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (16.42%) MCSA
3 11 (16.42%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (4.48%) CCNP
4 3 (4.48%) CISA
4 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.99%) CISM
5 2 (2.99%) CCNA
5 2 (2.99%) MCITP
5 2 (2.99%) CRISC
6 1 (1.49%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) SLA
2 7 (10.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (7.46%) COBIT
4 4 (5.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.46%) XenApp
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.99%) Samba
6 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (2.99%) OpenView
2 2 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.49%) SELinux
3 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.49%) Nessus
3 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.39%) Oracle
2 15 (22.39%) VMware
3 9 (13.43%) Cisco
4 8 (11.94%) Citrix
5 4 (5.97%) McAfee
6 3 (4.48%) HP
7 2 (2.99%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (2.99%) SAP
7 2 (2.99%) Hitachi
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.99%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.99%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.49%) Splunk
8 1 (1.49%) NetApp
8 1 (1.49%) Veritas
8 1 (1.49%) Dell
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