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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Continuity
Rank 135 162 127
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -35
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 26 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.37% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.45% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 17
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,999
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
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
2784 3137 2695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.41% 83.99% 81.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2096 1763
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +10 15 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Glasgow +14 8 £42,000 -11.57%
Aberdeen +19 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 £40,000 -
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 28 July 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 34 (61.82%) Information Security
2 32 (58.18%) Finance
3 22 (40.00%) BCP
4 21 (38.18%) Degree
5 20 (36.36%) Network Security
6 19 (34.55%) CISM
6 19 (34.55%) Windows
7 18 (32.73%) ITIL
7 18 (32.73%) Business Continuity Planning
8 16 (29.09%) Cyber Security
8 16 (29.09%) CISSP
8 16 (29.09%) Cryptography
9 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (25.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (23.64%) VMware
12 12 (21.82%) Incident Management
12 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
13 11 (20.00%) Law
13 11 (20.00%) Legal
13 11 (20.00%) Data Security
13 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (20.00%) SIEM
14 10 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
14 10 (18.18%) Risk Management
14 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
15 9 (16.36%) Oracle
15 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
15 9 (16.36%) UNIX
15 9 (16.36%) Disaster Recovery

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) Network Security
2 6 (10.91%) SAN
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) LDAP
4 1 (1.82%) DHCP
4 1 (1.82%) VPN
4 1 (1.82%) VoIP
4 1 (1.82%) WLAN
4 1 (1.82%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.82%) Wireless
4 1 (1.82%) VLAN
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.82%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
General
1 32 (58.18%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Law
2 11 (20.00%) Legal
3 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.64%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (12.73%) Architect
2 6 (10.91%) Technical Architect
2 6 (10.91%) Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (5.45%) Operations Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Senior Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.45%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Governance Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Auditor
5 2 (3.64%) IT Graduate
5 2 (3.64%) IT Auditor
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Graduate
6 1 (1.82%) Business Analyst
6 1 (1.82%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) Middleware
2 4 (7.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Cryptography
2 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
4 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
5 5 (9.09%) SCADA
5 5 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (5.45%) Replication
7 1 (1.82%) Clustering
7 1 (1.82%) CCTV
7 1 (1.82%) Statistics
7 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) UNIX
3 5 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Information Security
2 22 (40.00%) BCP
3 18 (32.73%) ITIL
3 18 (32.73%) Business Continuity Planning
4 16 (29.09%) Cyber Security
5 12 (21.82%) Incident Management
6 11 (20.00%) Data Security
6 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (20.00%) SIEM
7 10 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
7 10 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 9 (16.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (16.36%) Security Management
9 8 (14.55%) Coaching
9 8 (14.55%) Service Management
10 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
10 7 (12.73%) Data Protection
11 6 (10.91%) Performance Improvement
11 6 (10.91%) ERP
12 5 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) Java
2 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
3 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) Degree
2 19 (34.55%) CISM
3 16 (29.09%) CISSP
4 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.09%) CISA
6 2 (3.64%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (3.64%) GIAC
6 2 (3.64%) ISEB
7 1 (1.82%) HND
7 1 (1.82%) CCNP
7 1 (1.82%) CCNA
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.55%) PCI DSS
2 8 (14.55%) COBIT
3 4 (7.27%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.82%) NFS
4 1 (1.82%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Nagios
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.82%) WSUS
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) VMware
2 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle
4 6 (10.91%) HP
5 5 (9.09%) SAP
6 4 (7.27%) Splunk
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco
7 3 (5.45%) F5
8 1 (1.82%) Sybase
8 1 (1.82%) EMC
8 1 (1.82%) Juniper
8 1 (1.82%) Apple
8 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
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