The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 508 522 477
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -45
Permanent jobs citing BCP 116 93 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.26% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 106 58 111
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £84,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +13.33%
BCP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34496 35876 36885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.25% 83.93% 82.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29066 29042 31328
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 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in London

BCP
Salary Trend in London

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

BCP Salary Trend in London

BCP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

BCP Salary Histogram in London

BCP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 37 £50,750 +19.41% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £45,000 -
BCP
England

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 117 (55.71%) Business Continuity
2 109 (51.90%) Business Continuity Planning
3 96 (45.71%) Finance
3 96 (45.71%) Microsoft
4 83 (39.52%) Windows
5 79 (37.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 75 (35.71%) ITIL
7 66 (31.43%) Firewall
8 62 (29.52%) VMware
9 58 (27.62%) Active Directory
10 55 (26.19%) SAN
11 54 (25.71%) SQL Server
12 49 (23.33%) MS Exchange
12 49 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 45 (21.43%) Cisco
13 45 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 45 (21.43%) Service Delivery
14 40 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
15 39 (18.57%) Degree
15 39 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (18.57%) Information Security
15 39 (18.57%) Internet
16 38 (18.10%) Banking
16 38 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2013
17 37 (17.62%) Windows Server 2008
17 37 (17.62%) Wireless
18 36 (17.14%) Bloomberg
19 35 (16.67%) DNS
19 35 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
20 34 (16.19%) Risk Management

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 49 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 38 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 35 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 26 (12.38%) Lync
5 23 (10.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (7.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 16 (7.62%) SharePoint
7 9 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (3.33%) JBoss
9 6 (2.86%) IIS
10 5 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.95%) Apache
11 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.48%) Drupal
12 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (15.24%) MS Excel
2 25 (11.90%) MS Office
3 11 (5.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Global One
2 1 (0.48%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.95%) Office 365
3 1 (0.48%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (31.43%) Firewall
2 55 (26.19%) SAN
3 40 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 39 (18.57%) Internet
5 37 (17.62%) Wireless
6 35 (16.67%) DNS
7 31 (14.76%) DHCP
8 29 (13.81%) TCP/IP
9 28 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (12.38%) Fibre Channel
11 23 (10.95%) iSCSI
12 22 (10.48%) LAN
13 20 (9.52%) WAN
14 19 (9.05%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (6.67%) SSL
16 13 (6.19%) VPN
16 13 (6.19%) VoIP
17 12 (5.71%) BGP
18 11 (5.24%) Network Security
19 8 (3.81%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.90%) DTS
7 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.48%) VisualVM
General
1 96 (45.71%) Finance
2 38 (18.10%) Banking
3 24 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 19 (9.05%) Front Office
5 14 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.81%) Publishing
6 8 (3.81%) Back Office
7 7 (3.33%) Law
7 7 (3.33%) Retail
8 6 (2.86%) Legal
8 6 (2.86%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (13.33%) Analyst
2 25 (11.90%) Support Engineer
3 24 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 23 (10.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 22 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (8.10%) Server Engineer
7 16 (7.62%) Network Engineer
8 13 (6.19%) Security Manager
9 12 (5.71%) Security Analyst
9 12 (5.71%) Applications Support
10 11 (5.24%) Support Analyst
11 10 (4.76%) Information Manager
11 10 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
11 10 (4.76%) Administrator
11 10 (4.76%) Operations Manager
12 9 (4.29%) Software Manager
12 9 (4.29%) Service Manager
12 9 (4.29%) Team Leader
12 9 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
13 8 (3.81%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.19%) .NET
2 5 (2.38%) Application Packaging
3 4 (1.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.95%) Middleware
4 2 (0.95%) Sphinx
5 1 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 21 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 20 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.19%) Clustering
5 12 (5.71%) Fixed Income
5 12 (5.71%) Client/Server
6 9 (4.29%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.38%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.38%) Reference Data
8 5 (2.38%) Replication
8 5 (2.38%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.90%) Statistics
10 2 (0.95%) CMDB
10 2 (0.95%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.95%) PDA
11 1 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.48%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 83 (39.52%) Windows
2 49 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 45 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (17.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (10.00%) Linux
6 15 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 7 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.33%) UNIX
8 2 (0.95%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.48%) Android
9 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (55.71%) Business Continuity
2 109 (51.90%) Business Continuity Planning
3 79 (37.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 75 (35.71%) ITIL
5 45 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 39 (18.57%) Information Security
7 34 (16.19%) Risk Management
8 26 (12.38%) Project Management
9 15 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 14 (6.67%) Data Protection
11 13 (6.19%) Wealth Management
11 13 (6.19%) Change Management
12 12 (5.71%) Workflow
12 12 (5.71%) Security Management
12 12 (5.71%) Service Management
12 12 (5.71%) Investment Management
12 12 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (5.24%) People Management
13 11 (5.24%) High Availability
14 9 (4.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.90%) SQL
2 19 (9.05%) Java
3 7 (3.33%) Python
4 6 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.38%) C
6 4 (1.90%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.43%) C++
7 3 (1.43%) Perl
8 2 (0.95%) VB
8 2 (0.95%) VC++
9 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 39 (18.57%) Degree
2 25 (11.90%) CISSP
3 18 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (7.62%) CCNP
5 13 (6.19%) CRISC
5 13 (6.19%) CISM
6 12 (5.71%) CISA
6 12 (5.71%) MCSA
7 11 (5.24%) Security+ Certification
8 7 (3.33%) MCITP
8 7 (3.33%) CCNA
9 5 (2.38%) CCIE
10 4 (1.90%) MCDBA
10 4 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.90%) MCTS
10 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.48%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.00%) SLA
2 17 (8.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.86%) COBIT
4 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 58 (27.62%) Active Directory
2 39 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (13.81%) XenApp
4 16 (7.62%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.62%) MetaFrame
5 8 (3.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (3.81%) XenDesktop
6 7 (3.33%) VMware Server
7 3 (1.43%) DFS Replication
7 3 (1.43%) vSphere
7 3 (1.43%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.48%) vCloud
8 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.48%) UAG
Systems Management
1 23 (10.95%) FortiGate
2 10 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.86%) SCCM
4 4 (1.90%) SCOM
5 3 (1.43%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.43%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.48%) Opsview
6 1 (0.48%) SELinux
6 1 (0.48%) Cacti
6 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.48%) Puppet
6 1 (0.48%) WSUS
6 1 (0.48%) DameWare
6 1 (0.48%) Nessus
6 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.48%) OpenView
Vendors
1 96 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 62 (29.52%) VMware
3 45 (21.43%) Cisco
4 36 (17.14%) Bloomberg
5 33 (15.71%) Juniper
6 30 (14.29%) Dell
7 28 (13.33%) Citrix
8 26 (12.38%) HP
9 25 (11.90%) Symantec
9 25 (11.90%) IBM
10 23 (10.95%) Mitel
11 22 (10.48%) Apple
12 17 (8.10%) NetApp
13 15 (7.14%) Oracle
14 7 (3.33%) Red Hat
15 5 (2.38%) ParAccel
15 5 (2.38%) GoldenSource
15 5 (2.38%) Reuters
15 5 (2.38%) Veritas
16 4 (1.90%) CheckPoint
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified - £ Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Romford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago