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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 271 329 268
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -61
Permanent jobs citing BCP 39 17 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.14% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.16% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 54
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £47,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £87,500 £84,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.62% +2.00%
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
8999 10357 9557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.42% 82.91% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7561 8645 8331
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 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 28 April 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 45 (61.64%) Finance
2 40 (54.79%) Business Continuity
2 40 (54.79%) Microsoft
3 36 (49.32%) Business Continuity Planning
4 31 (42.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (31.51%) Information Security
5 23 (31.51%) ITIL
5 23 (31.51%) Banking
6 20 (27.40%) Degree
6 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
7 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
7 19 (26.03%) Active Directory
7 19 (26.03%) Project Management
8 18 (24.66%) .NET
9 17 (23.29%) Windows
9 17 (23.29%) Service Management
10 16 (21.92%) Management Information System
11 15 (20.55%) VMware
11 15 (20.55%) Oracle
11 15 (20.55%) Cisco
12 14 (19.18%) CISSP
12 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (16.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (15.07%) Waterfall
14 11 (15.07%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (15.07%) Java
14 11 (15.07%) MCSA
14 11 (15.07%) Security+ Certification
14 11 (15.07%) Software Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (15.07%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (6.85%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.11%) Apache
5 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.37%) Drupal
5 1 (1.37%) nginx
5 1 (1.37%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) SAN
1 7 (9.59%) Firewall
2 5 (6.85%) SNMP
2 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.48%) IP Telephony
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (4.11%) VoIP
4 3 (4.11%) Wireless
5 2 (2.74%) DNS
5 2 (2.74%) SSL
6 1 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.37%) HTTP
6 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) Big Data
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MSI
1 2 (2.74%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
General
1 45 (61.64%) Finance
2 23 (31.51%) Banking
3 8 (10.96%) Publishing
4 5 (6.85%) Law
5 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.11%) Front Office
7 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.37%) Legal
7 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Analyst
2 12 (16.44%) Delivery Manager
3 11 (15.07%) Software Manager
3 11 (15.07%) Applications Support
3 11 (15.07%) Security Analyst
4 10 (13.70%) Applications Support Analyst
4 10 (13.70%) Support Analyst
4 10 (13.70%) Project Manager
4 10 (13.70%) Software Project Manager
5 8 (10.96%) Information Security Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Information Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Technical Support Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Technical Support
6 7 (9.59%) Software Delivery Manager
7 6 (8.22%) Software Delivery Project Manager
7 6 (8.22%) Delivery Project Manager
8 4 (5.48%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (5.48%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.66%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
2 7 (9.59%) ActiveX
3 2 (2.74%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.37%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.70%) Data Structures
3 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.96%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.85%) Clustering
5 5 (6.85%) Blackberry
6 4 (5.48%) iPhone
7 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.11%) CMDB
8 2 (2.74%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.74%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.74%) Replication
9 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.37%) Equities
9 1 (1.37%) PDA
9 1 (1.37%) Derivative
9 1 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Linux
3 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
3 4 (5.48%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (5.48%) Android
3 4 (5.48%) UNIX
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) Business Continuity
2 36 (49.32%) Business Continuity Planning
3 31 (42.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (31.51%) ITIL
4 23 (31.51%) Information Security
5 19 (26.03%) Project Management
6 17 (23.29%) Service Management
7 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (15.07%) Software Delivery
8 11 (15.07%) Waterfall
9 9 (12.33%) Time Management
9 9 (12.33%) Document Management
9 9 (12.33%) Workflow
10 8 (10.96%) Service Delivery
10 8 (10.96%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (9.59%) SIEM
11 7 (9.59%) CRM
11 7 (9.59%) Risk Management
12 6 (8.22%) Change Management
12 6 (8.22%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) Java
2 10 (13.70%) SQL
3 7 (9.59%) VB
3 7 (9.59%) VBA
4 6 (8.22%) C
5 5 (6.85%) Perl
6 3 (4.11%) Python
7 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.74%) VBScript
7 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (27.40%) Degree
2 14 (19.18%) CISSP
2 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (15.07%) MCSA
3 11 (15.07%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (5.48%) CCNA
4 4 (5.48%) CISA
4 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.11%) CISM
5 3 (4.11%) CCNP
5 3 (4.11%) MCITP
5 3 (4.11%) CRISC
6 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.74%) MCSE
7 1 (1.37%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (12.33%) COBIT
3 6 (8.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (5.48%) SLA
5 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (26.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.59%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.11%) Samba
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.74%) XenApp
4 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.37%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.37%) vCloud
5 1 (1.37%) KVM
5 1 (1.37%) Docker
5 1 (1.37%) LXC
5 1 (1.37%) vSphere
5 1 (1.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) AirWatch
2 3 (4.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.11%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.74%) OpenView
3 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.74%) SCCM
3 2 (2.74%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (2.74%) vMotion
3 2 (2.74%) Puppet
3 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.37%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) SELinux
4 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.37%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.37%) Nessus
4 1 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 40 (54.79%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.55%) Oracle
2 15 (20.55%) VMware
2 15 (20.55%) Cisco
3 9 (12.33%) Citrix
4 5 (6.85%) McAfee
5 3 (4.11%) HP
5 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.74%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.74%) Symantec
6 2 (2.74%) Hitachi
6 2 (2.74%) NetApp
6 2 (2.74%) Tripwire
6 2 (2.74%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.74%) SAP
7 1 (1.37%) Juniper
7 1 (1.37%) Dell
7 1 (1.37%) EMC
7 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.37%) Splunk
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Reed Professional Services
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + PACKAGE
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Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago