The table below looks at the statistics for BPCS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BPCS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SSA BPCS
Rank - - 423
Permanent jobs citing BPCS 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.061%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £40,000
BPCS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1477 1534 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.12% 7.41% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1092 1200
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

BPCS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BPCS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

BPCS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BPCS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

BPCS Salary Trend in the South East

BPCS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing BPCS 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 BPCS.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

BPCS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing BPCS 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 BPCS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) VMware