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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 296 269 247
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -22
Permanent jobs citing BCP 30 53 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.45% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.55% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26 49 80
Average salary £56,250 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
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
9631 9563 10174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.10% 80.85% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7983 8425 9281
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

BCP Salary Histogram in the City of London

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 34 (64.15%) Business Continuity
1 34 (64.15%) Business Continuity Planning
2 30 (56.60%) Finance
3 24 (45.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (43.40%) ITIL
5 21 (39.62%) Banking
6 18 (33.96%) Information Security
6 18 (33.96%) Windows
7 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
7 13 (24.53%) Firewall
8 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
8 11 (20.75%) Degree
9 10 (18.87%) Linux
9 10 (18.87%) Security Management
9 10 (18.87%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (16.98%) SQL
11 8 (15.09%) Service Management
11 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
12 7 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (13.21%) Risk Assessment
12 7 (13.21%) VMware
12 7 (13.21%) Project Management
13 6 (11.32%) UNIX
13 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (11.32%) CISSP
13 6 (11.32%) Cisco
13 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
13 6 (11.32%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (5.66%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
3 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
1 2 (3.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) Firewall
2 10 (18.87%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (7.55%) Network Security
3 4 (7.55%) VPN
3 4 (7.55%) DNS
4 2 (3.77%) DHCP
4 2 (3.77%) FTP
4 2 (3.77%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) SAN
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
General
1 30 (56.60%) Finance
2 21 (39.62%) Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Back Office
5 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.89%) Front Office
6 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.89%) Advertising
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 6 (11.32%) Administrator
2 6 (11.32%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (11.32%) Security Officer
3 5 (9.43%) Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Security Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Business Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Network Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Security Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Coordinator
5 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.66%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (5.66%) Ethical Hacker
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Informatica Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) XML
2 2 (3.77%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.89%) J2EE
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) Middleware
3 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.89%) WinForms
3 1 (1.89%) Spring
3 1 (1.89%) WCF
3 1 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) PKI
2 4 (7.55%) PMI
2 4 (7.55%) Firmware
3 3 (5.66%) Fixed Income
3 3 (5.66%) Clustering
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.89%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Linux
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.32%) UNIX
5 2 (3.77%) SELinux
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) Business Continuity
1 34 (64.15%) Business Continuity Planning
2 24 (45.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (43.40%) ITIL
4 18 (33.96%) Information Security
5 10 (18.87%) Security Management
6 8 (15.09%) Service Management
6 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
7 7 (13.21%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (13.21%) Project Management
7 7 (13.21%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (11.32%) Data Security
8 6 (11.32%) ITSM
8 6 (11.32%) CRM
9 5 (9.43%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
9 5 (9.43%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
10 4 (7.55%) Investment Management
10 4 (7.55%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.55%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) Perl
4 3 (5.66%) C
4 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.77%) C++
5 2 (3.77%) VC++
6 1 (1.89%) VBA
6 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) CISSP
3 4 (7.55%) PMI Certification
3 4 (7.55%) CEH
3 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.55%) VCP4
3 4 (7.55%) VCP5
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.55%) COBIT
3 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) ISA Server
2 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.77%) vSphere
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Nessus
1 4 (7.55%) SCOM
2 3 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) VMware
3 6 (11.32%) Cisco
4 3 (5.66%) Citrix
4 3 (5.66%) Symantec
4 3 (5.66%) McAfee
5 2 (3.77%) Splunk
5 2 (3.77%) Informatica
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.89%) Sophos
6 1 (1.89%) Linedata
6 1 (1.89%) Infragistics
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