The table below looks at the statistics for Business Continuity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 125 159 132
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -27
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 37 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 0.56% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.66% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 15
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Business Continuity
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
2768 3174 2624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.54% 83.90% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 2145 1681
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Business Continuity Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Business Continuity Salary Trend in Scotland

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Continuity across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Business Continuity Salary Histogram in Scotland

Business Continuity
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Edinburgh +23 21 £50,000 +66.66%
Glasgow +5 17 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Aberdeen +21 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £47,500 -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 32 (61.54%) Finance
1 32 (61.54%) Information Security
2 23 (44.23%) BCP
3 21 (40.38%) Degree
4 19 (36.54%) CISM
4 19 (36.54%) Business Continuity Planning
5 18 (34.62%) Network Security
5 18 (34.62%) Windows
6 16 (30.77%) ITIL
6 16 (30.77%) CISSP
6 16 (30.77%) Cryptography
6 16 (30.77%) Cyber Security
7 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (23.08%) Incident Management
8 12 (23.08%) VMware
8 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 11 (21.15%) Law
9 11 (21.15%) Legal
9 11 (21.15%) Risk Management
9 11 (21.15%) Data Security
9 11 (21.15%) Mentoring
9 11 (21.15%) SIEM
10 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
11 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity Management
12 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
12 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
12 8 (15.38%) Service Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) Network Security
2 5 (9.62%) SAN
3 3 (5.77%) Firewall
4 2 (3.85%) VLAN
4 2 (3.85%) VPN
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (3.85%) VoIP
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
4 2 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (1.92%) DMVPN
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.92%) DHCP
5 1 (1.92%) WLAN
5 1 (1.92%) LDAP
5 1 (1.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.92%) Wireless
5 1 (1.92%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
General
1 32 (61.54%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Law
2 11 (21.15%) Legal
3 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.85%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.85%) Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (13.46%) Architect
2 6 (11.54%) Technical Architect
3 3 (5.77%) Analyst
3 3 (5.77%) Senior Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (3.85%) Security Analyst
4 2 (3.85%) Operations Manager
4 2 (3.85%) IT Auditor
4 2 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (3.85%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (3.85%) Information Analyst
4 2 (3.85%) IT Graduate
4 2 (3.85%) Auditor
4 2 (3.85%) Governance Manager
4 2 (3.85%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Graduate
5 1 (1.92%) Head of Security
5 1 (1.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (1.92%) Head of IT Security
5 1 (1.92%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Middleware
2 4 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Cryptography
2 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
5 5 (9.62%) SCADA
5 5 (9.62%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (3.85%) Replication
7 1 (1.92%) Clustering
7 1 (1.92%) CCTV
7 1 (1.92%) Statistics
7 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.92%) iPad
7 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) UNIX
3 4 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) CentOS
4 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Information Security
2 23 (44.23%) BCP
3 19 (36.54%) Business Continuity Planning
4 16 (30.77%) Cyber Security
4 16 (30.77%) ITIL
5 12 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 11 (21.15%) Data Security
6 11 (21.15%) Risk Management
6 11 (21.15%) Mentoring
6 11 (21.15%) SIEM
7 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity Management
7 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (15.38%) Service Management
9 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
9 7 (13.46%) Security Management
9 7 (13.46%) Coaching
9 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
10 6 (11.54%) Performance Improvement
10 6 (11.54%) ERP
11 5 (9.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Degree
2 19 (36.54%) CISM
3 16 (30.77%) CISSP
4 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.62%) CISA
6 2 (3.85%) ISEB
6 2 (3.85%) GIAC
6 2 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.92%) HND
7 1 (1.92%) CCNP
7 1 (1.92%) CCNA
7 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.54%) COBIT
2 6 (11.54%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.69%) SLA
4 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.92%) NFS
4 1 (1.92%) Samba
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Nagios
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.92%) WSUS
3 1 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) Cacti
3 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 12 (23.08%) VMware
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle
3 6 (11.54%) HP
4 5 (9.62%) SAP
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco
5 4 (7.69%) Splunk
6 3 (5.77%) F5
7 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.92%) Sybase
7 1 (1.92%) EMC
7 1 (1.92%) Juniper
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 15 days ago