The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for BCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 253 300
Rank change year-on-year +35 +47  
Permanent jobs citing BCP 10 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.15% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 23
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £101,900 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +19.31%  

BCP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4682 6500 9143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.46% 90.28% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4276 5788 7697
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

BCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing BCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for BCP in the City of London

BCP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for BCP in the City of London

BCP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BCP in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BCP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing BCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for BCP.

1 8 (61.54%) Business Continuity
1 8 (61.54%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) SIEM
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Perl

BCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) IMAP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) POP3
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Front Office
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
2 2 (15.38%) Head of IT Operations
2 2 (15.38%) Head of Operations
2 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Business Continuity
1 8 (61.54%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
5 2 (15.38%) Data Security
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CISA
1 2 (15.38%) CISM
1 2 (15.38%) CISSP
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (7.69%) ISO22301
3 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam