The first table below looks at the demand for BCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BCP over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 174 159 149
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing BCP 6 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.032% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.041% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Average salary £38,250 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3213 2421 2580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.18% 77.62% 73.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2097 1383 1901
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
BCP
UK

BCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

BCP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BCP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

BCP Salary Trend in Scotland

BCP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BCP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

BCP Salary Histogram in Scotland

BCP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BCP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 4 £50,750 - 1
Stirling - 1 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £30,000 - 1
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing BCP 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 BCP.

1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) VBScript
4 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
4 8 (42.11%) .NET
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity Planning
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) Replication
5 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity
6 6 (31.58%) Clustering
6 6 (31.58%) OLAP
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 6 (31.58%) DTS
6 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
6 6 (31.58%) OLTP
6 6 (31.58%) ETL
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (31.58%) High Availability
7 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Information Security
8 4 (21.05%) SAS
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (21.05%) Perl
8 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing BCP 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 BCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) OLAP
2 6 (31.58%) DTS
2 6 (31.58%) OLTP
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase IQ
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) DBA
2 4 (21.05%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Development DBA
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Development DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) CGI
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Replication
2 6 (31.58%) Clustering
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows NT
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
3 6 (31.58%) ETL
3 6 (31.58%) High Availability
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
1 9 (47.37%) VBScript
2 8 (42.11%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) AWK
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) Bourne shell
4 2 (10.53%) sed
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
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