The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 104 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1258 971 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.03% 83.28% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 830 594 629
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Business Continuity
Scotland

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 11 July 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 9 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 8 (66.67%) BCP
2 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) IPsec
4 4 (33.33%) VLAN
4 4 (33.33%) CentOS
4 4 (33.33%) NAS
4 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) ITSM
4 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) Rackspace
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
6 2 (16.67%) Games
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
6 2 (16.67%) MS Visio

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) IPsec
1 4 (33.33%) VLAN
1 4 (33.33%) NAS
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Security
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 8 (66.67%) BCP
2 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) ITSM
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Security
5 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) Cacti
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) EMC