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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 97 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 8 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.57% 1.68% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 2.03% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 5
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £29,100 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £42,500 £55,900
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +17.64%
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
1206 1181 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.96% 82.59% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 807 765 630
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (78.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) UNIX
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) DSDM
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) SLA
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 3 (21.43%) Firmware
4 3 (21.43%) BCP
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (21.43%) Back Office
4 3 (21.43%) IPsec
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (21.43%) IPsec
1 3 (21.43%) VLAN
1 3 (21.43%) NAS
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Back Office
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Information Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSLT
1 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
1 1 (7.14%) XForms
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (14.29%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) DSDM
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) BCP
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 2 (14.29%) Database Security
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) GIAC
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Firmware
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
1 2 (14.29%) Foglight
1 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 2 (14.29%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Rackspace
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Imperva
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