The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for BPCS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BPCS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SSA BPCS
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing BPCS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.20% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £51,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £80,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +77.77%  

BPCS is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 991 1284 1483
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 6.60% 6.56% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1001 1121
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

BPCS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing BPCS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for BPCS 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 in the South East.

Salary trend for BPCS in the South East

BPCS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BPCS within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
BPCS
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing BPCS 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 South East region with a requirement for BPCS.

1 8 (100.00%) ERP
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 8 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 8 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) SAP
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) IFS
3 6 (75.00%) Infor
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) CRM
4 5 (62.50%) Project Management
4 5 (62.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (62.50%) PMP
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (62.50%) PMBOK
5 3 (37.50%) Sage
6 2 (25.00%) Epicor
6 2 (25.00%) Danish Language
6 2 (25.00%) Dutch Language
6 2 (25.00%) Finnish Language
6 2 (25.00%) French Language
6 2 (25.00%) German Language
6 2 (25.00%) Norwegian Language
6 2 (25.00%) Swedish Language
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software

BPCS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (25.00%) Danish Language
4 2 (25.00%) Dutch Language
4 2 (25.00%) Finnish Language
4 2 (25.00%) French Language
4 2 (25.00%) German Language
4 2 (25.00%) Norwegian Language
4 2 (25.00%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) ERP Implementation Manager
1 5 (62.50%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
1 5 (62.50%) ERP Manager
1 5 (62.50%) ERP Project Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Implementation Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Implementation Project Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Project Implementation Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Commercial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ERP
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) IFS
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) SAP
3 6 (75.00%) Infor
4 3 (37.50%) Sage
5 2 (25.00%) Epicor