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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BCP 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.57% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +10.27%
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
437 312 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.56% 77.23% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 310 228 312
Average salary £49,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

BCP Salary Histogram in Watford

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Economics
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) vCloud
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
4 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Xen
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 2 (28.57%) NLBS
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Altiris
4 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) DSL
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Economics
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) vCloud
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) MetaFrame
2 2 (28.57%) Xen
2 2 (28.57%) NLBS
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Altiris
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft