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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 62 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing BCP 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.75% 0.89% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-24.01% +2.00%
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
410 440 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 76.49% 78.43% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 300 338 203
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,066 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 May 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 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Service Management
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) ITSM
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (85.71%) Thin Client
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Fat Client
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Xen
2 6 (85.71%) WSUS
2 6 (85.71%) NLBS
2 6 (85.71%) BIG-IP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (85.71%) DSL

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) BIG-IP
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) DSL
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Thin Client
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
1 6 (85.71%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Service Management
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (100.00%) ITSM
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Facility Management
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Xen
2 6 (85.71%) NLBS
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Wyse
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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