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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 97 104 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 9 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.39% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.46% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,250 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1181 1303 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.70% 84.67% 78.27%
Number of salaries quoted 695 847 523
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security
3 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) BCP
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
6 5 (29.41%) Nagios
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) SLA
7 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 4 (23.53%) SAN
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) UNIX
7 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
8 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 3 (17.65%) NAS
8 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 3 (17.65%) F5
8 3 (17.65%) Splunk
8 3 (17.65%) Time Management
8 3 (17.65%) Use Case
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) VLAN
8 3 (17.65%) Marketing
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) VoIP
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) VLAN
2 3 (17.65%) NAS
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Graduate
3 2 (11.76%) Auditor
3 2 (11.76%) DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Graduate
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Auditor
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XSLT
2 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
2 1 (5.88%) XForms
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) CCTV
3 1 (5.88%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (41.18%) BCP
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) Use Case
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) DSDM
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) XPath
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) GIAC
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) Firmware
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) Foglight
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
2 2 (11.76%) Cacti
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) F5
4 3 (17.65%) Splunk
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
5 2 (11.76%) Imperva
5 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) Apple
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago