The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 94 107 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing BCP 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
Average salary £42,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
BCP
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1128 1156 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.96% 86.53% 78.18%
Number of salaries quoted 711 734 652
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,870 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

BCP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

BCP Salary Trend in Glasgow

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (93.33%) Business Continuity
2 14 (93.33%) Network Security
2 14 (93.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 14 (93.33%) Finance
3 12 (80.00%) Incident Management
4 11 (73.33%) Degree
4 11 (73.33%) SIEM
4 11 (73.33%) Cyber Security
4 11 (73.33%) Cryptography
4 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (73.33%) Law
4 11 (73.33%) Legal
4 11 (73.33%) Data Security
4 11 (73.33%) CISSP
4 11 (73.33%) CISM
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) SAP
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) MS Office
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) Network Security
General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Law
2 11 (73.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Cryptography
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (93.33%) Business Continuity
2 14 (93.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 12 (80.00%) Incident Management
4 11 (73.33%) SIEM
4 11 (73.33%) Cyber Security
4 11 (73.33%) Data Security
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CISSP
1 11 (73.33%) CISM
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec