The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 101 83 89
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 5 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% 1.36% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 1.61% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 3
Average salary £40,000 £48,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.09% +48.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Incident Management
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
1405 1244 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.36% 84.45% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 893 823 640
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Incident Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Edinburgh region.

Incident Management Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Incident Management 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 Incident Management.

1 15 (65.22%) Banking
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) DB2
4 9 (39.13%) Retail
5 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (26.09%) IBM
6 6 (26.09%) Service Management
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
8 4 (17.39%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (17.39%) Information Security
8 4 (17.39%) Legal
8 4 (17.39%) Security Management
8 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
8 4 (17.39%) CISA
8 4 (17.39%) CISM
8 4 (17.39%) CISSP
8 4 (17.39%) zOS
9 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) Change Management
10 2 (8.70%) Firewall
10 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
10 2 (8.70%) VMware

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Incident Management 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 Incident Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) PhpStorm
General
1 15 (65.22%) Banking
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) Retail
4 4 (17.39%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (17.39%) Legal
5 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) DBA
1 5 (21.74%) Technical Specialist
1 5 (21.74%) DB2 Specialist
1 5 (21.74%) DB2 DBA
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Incident Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Graduate
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) zOS
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) Service Management
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Security Management
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
4 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Information Security
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Forensics
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
6 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.35%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
7 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) CISA
2 4 (17.39%) CISM
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Squid
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Capistrano
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix