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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 102 79 84
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 6 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.91% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.07% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 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% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1232 1025 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.24% 84.71% 78.31%
Number of salaries quoted 821 641 610
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 30 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 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (77.78%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (66.67%) BCP
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) IPsec
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) CRM
5 4 (44.44%) VPN
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) VLAN
5 4 (44.44%) NAS
5 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (44.44%) CentOS
5 4 (44.44%) Rackspace
6 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Information Security
7 2 (22.22%) Service Management
7 2 (22.22%) Games
7 2 (22.22%) ITSM
7 2 (22.22%) Data Security
7 2 (22.22%) Nagios
7 2 (22.22%) VoIP
7 2 (22.22%) Cacti
7 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (22.22%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (22.22%) IT Governance

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) IPsec
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) VLAN
1 4 (44.44%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Games
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Security
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (77.78%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (66.67%) BCP
4 4 (44.44%) CRM
4 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (33.33%) Information Security
6 2 (22.22%) Service Management
6 2 (22.22%) ITSM
6 2 (22.22%) Data Security
6 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
1 4 (44.44%) Rackspace
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft