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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 135 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing BCP 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.044% 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £32,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +2.00%
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
1825 1696 1447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.79% 77.87% 72.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1292 1179
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

BCP
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

BCP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) PBX
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) SLA

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) PBX
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya