The first table below looks at the demand for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 109 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BCP 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.060% - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £28,250
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1379 860 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.17% 78.32% 73.69%
Number of salaries quoted 896 490 750
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
BCP
Scotland

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

BCP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

BCP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

BCP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) SAS
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 Per Annum +bonus + excellent benefits
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