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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 127 133 131
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing BCP 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £70,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.57% +86.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
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
1895 1686 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.51% 74.40% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1308 1321 1262
Average salary £51,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.95% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Process Management
1 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
1 4 (44.44%) Knowledge Management
1 4 (44.44%) Huawei
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
1 4 (44.44%) Business Development
1 4 (44.44%) Operations Management
1 4 (44.44%) WFM
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
1 4 (44.44%) Coaching
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) PBX
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Avaya
2 3 (33.33%) Thin Client

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) PBX
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Operations Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) OSS Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Junior
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Call Centre Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 3 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Process Management
1 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
1 4 (44.44%) Business Development
1 4 (44.44%) Operations Management
1 4 (44.44%) WFM
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
1 4 (44.44%) Coaching
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
1 4 (44.44%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Huawei
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Avaya