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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 95 82 85
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 6 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.92% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.09% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.82% -
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
1199 1013 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.40% 84.84% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 799 629 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 (90.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) BCP
2 6 (60.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) NAS
4 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (40.00%) CentOS
4 4 (40.00%) Rackspace
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Games
6 2 (20.00%) IT Governance
6 2 (20.00%) ITSM
6 2 (20.00%) Data Security
6 2 (20.00%) Nagios
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) Cacti
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (20.00%) Augmented Reality

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) IPsec
1 4 (40.00%) VLAN
1 4 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) BCP
2 6 (60.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) IT Governance
6 2 (20.00%) ITSM
6 2 (20.00%) Data Security
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (40.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £80000 - £81000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 6 days ago