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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 99 97 77
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing BCP 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.076% 0.18% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.22% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £41,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +10.00%
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
1140 930 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.10% 84.16% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 651 606 445
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Publishing
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Publishing
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco