The table below looks at the statistics for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 75 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs citing BCP 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.37% 1.43% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.68% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
BCP
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
454 537 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.61% 85.37% 81.38%
Number of salaries quoted 329 397 179
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

BCP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

BCP Salary Trend in Watford

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
1 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity
1 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) ITSM
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Thin Client
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
3 5 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (62.50%) DSL
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Fat Client
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) DSL
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Thin Client
1 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
1 5 (62.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity
1 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (75.00%) ITSM
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Facility Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Database Security
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) Xen
3 5 (62.50%) NLBS
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) XenServer
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Wyse
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £75000 per annum + full package
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