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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 292 297 251
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -46
Permanent jobs citing BCP 19 16 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.15% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.19% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 52
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £68,750 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +5.15%
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
8639 8614 8720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 83.04% 82.93% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7305 7231 7812
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,994 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 February 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 February 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 47 (67.14%) Finance
2 40 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 38 (54.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 27 (38.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (32.86%) Banking
7 19 (27.14%) Information Security
8 18 (25.71%) Degree
9 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
10 14 (20.00%) Oracle
10 14 (20.00%) CISSP
11 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
11 13 (18.57%) Project Management
11 13 (18.57%) VMware
12 12 (17.14%) Workflow
12 12 (17.14%) ITIL
13 11 (15.71%) Windows
13 11 (15.71%) Java
13 11 (15.71%) MCSA
13 11 (15.71%) Security+ Certification
14 10 (14.29%) Risk Management
14 10 (14.29%) .NET
14 10 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
15 9 (12.86%) Data Structures
16 8 (11.43%) ITSM
16 8 (11.43%) Change Management
16 8 (11.43%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.71%) IIS
5 2 (2.86%) Apache
5 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (8.57%) DNS
2 6 (8.57%) SAN
3 5 (7.14%) DMZ
3 5 (7.14%) DHCP
3 5 (7.14%) OSPF
3 5 (7.14%) BGP
3 5 (7.14%) EIGRP
3 5 (7.14%) Firewall
3 5 (7.14%) Multicast
4 4 (5.71%) MPLS
5 3 (4.29%) VoIP
5 3 (4.29%) Wireless
5 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.86%) SNMP
7 1 (1.43%) LDAP
7 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.43%) MSI
1 1 (1.43%) InstallShield
General
1 47 (67.14%) Finance
2 23 (32.86%) Banking
3 8 (11.43%) Publishing
4 5 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.71%) Front Office
5 4 (5.71%) Law
6 3 (4.29%) Legal
6 3 (4.29%) Back Office
6 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.43%) Retail
7 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Security Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 10 (14.29%) Software Manager
4 9 (12.86%) Software Project Manager
4 9 (12.86%) Project Manager
5 8 (11.43%) Information Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Information Security Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Delivery Project Manager
7 6 (8.57%) Administrator
8 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) Business Manager
9 4 (5.71%) SCCM Specialist
9 4 (5.71%) Operations Manager
9 4 (5.71%) IT Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.29%) Junior
10 3 (4.29%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) .NET
2 6 (8.57%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.43%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Data Structures
2 8 (11.43%) Client/Server
3 7 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.57%) Fat Client
4 6 (8.57%) Thin Client
5 4 (5.71%) Hedge funds
6 3 (4.29%) Clustering
7 2 (2.86%) PDA
7 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.86%) CMDB
7 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.29%) Linux
4 2 (2.86%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.86%) UNIX
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 38 (54.29%) Business Continuity Planning
3 27 (38.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (27.14%) Information Security
5 13 (18.57%) Project Management
6 12 (17.14%) ITIL
6 12 (17.14%) Workflow
7 10 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 8 (11.43%) Document Management
8 8 (11.43%) Change Management
8 8 (11.43%) ITSM
8 8 (11.43%) High Availability
9 7 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (10.00%) Investment Management
10 6 (8.57%) Service Management
11 5 (7.14%) Line Management
11 5 (7.14%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) Java
2 6 (8.57%) C
3 3 (4.29%) Perl
3 3 (4.29%) SQL
4 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.43%) C++
5 1 (1.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 14 (20.00%) CISSP
3 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (15.71%) MCSA
4 11 (15.71%) Security+ Certification
5 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (10.00%) CCNP
7 5 (7.14%) CCIE
8 3 (4.29%) CCNA
8 3 (4.29%) CISA
9 2 (2.86%) CISM
9 2 (2.86%) MCITP
9 2 (2.86%) CRISC
10 1 (1.43%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.43%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) SLA
2 5 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.86%) COBIT
5 1 (1.43%) QA
5 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (8.57%) XenApp
2 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.86%) Samba
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) SCCM
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (2.86%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (2.86%) OpenView
3 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.43%) Nessus
4 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.43%) Puppet
4 1 (1.43%) SELinux
Vendors
1 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.00%) Oracle
3 13 (18.57%) VMware
4 6 (8.57%) Citrix
4 6 (8.57%) Bloomberg
5 5 (7.14%) Cisco
6 4 (5.71%) HP
7 3 (4.29%) Linedata
8 2 (2.86%) Hitachi
8 2 (2.86%) Veritas
8 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.86%) Dell
8 2 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (2.86%) SAP
8 2 (2.86%) Tripwire
9 1 (1.43%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.43%) Splunk
9 1 (1.43%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.43%) Sun
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