The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 92 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 3 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.44% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.51% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £70,000 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.58% +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,506 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -10.00%
Business Continuity
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1149 1180 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.40% 86.70% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 773 733 791
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Continuity
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Business Continuity 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 Business Continuity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Head of IT
1 3 (60.00%) Head of IT Operations
1 3 (60.00%) Head of Operations
1 3 (60.00%) Head of Service Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory