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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 103 87 89
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 6 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.87% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.03% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £66,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
1245 1071 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.39% 84.66% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 842 687 705
Average salary £41,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.70% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) BCP
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
4 4 (36.36%) NAS
4 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (36.36%) VLAN
4 4 (36.36%) CentOS
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
6 2 (18.18%) Games
6 2 (18.18%) ITSM
6 2 (18.18%) Data Security
6 2 (18.18%) Nagios
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) Cacti
6 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) IPsec
1 4 (36.36%) VLAN
1 4 (36.36%) NAS
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Security
3 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (54.55%) BCP
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITSM
5 2 (18.18%) Data Security
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) IT Governance
5 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) GIAC
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
1 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £80000 - £81000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago