The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Rank 142 172 160
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Permanent jobs citing BCP 16 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.075% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.092% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 1
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
BCP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2678 3246 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.48% 81.29% 78.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 2143 1464
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +13 8 £42,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 8 £45,000 - 1
BCP
UK

BCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) Business Continuity
2 14 (82.35%) Information Security
3 13 (76.47%) Finance
4 12 (70.59%) Business Continuity Planning
5 11 (64.71%) Windows
6 10 (58.82%) Network Security
7 9 (52.94%) Degree
8 6 (35.29%) Nagios
9 5 (29.41%) CISSP
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 5 (29.41%) ERP
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle
9 5 (29.41%) SAP
9 5 (29.41%) UNIX
9 5 (29.41%) Law
9 5 (29.41%) Legal
9 5 (29.41%) CISM
9 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
9 5 (29.41%) Data Security
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (29.41%) Cryptography
9 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
9 5 (29.41%) SIEM
9 5 (29.41%) Cyber Security
9 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
10 4 (23.53%) Splunk
10 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (23.53%) Time Management
10 4 (23.53%) Management Information System

BCP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (23.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Network Security
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
3 2 (11.76%) VLAN
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) IPv4
4 1 (5.88%) L2TP
4 1 (5.88%) PPTP
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) OpenVPN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Law
2 5 (29.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) IT Auditor
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) IT Graduate
2 2 (11.76%) Auditor
2 2 (11.76%) Graduate
3 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Cryptography
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Business Continuity
2 14 (82.35%) Information Security
3 12 (70.59%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (29.41%) ERP
4 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 5 (29.41%) Data Security
4 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
4 5 (29.41%) SIEM
4 5 (29.41%) Cyber Security
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) Time Management
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.88%) CRM
8 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) CISSP
2 5 (29.41%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) iptables
3 1 (5.88%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Cacti
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
1 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Splunk
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago