The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank - - 136
Permanent jobs citing BCP 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
BCP
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1802 1819 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.28% 75.98% 72.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1232 1277
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Salary Trend in Reading

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

BCP Salary Trend in Reading

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS