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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Continuity
Rank 128 153 155
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 10 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.33% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £20,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £71,136 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
2120 2751 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.11% 89.55% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1739 1852
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 6 £42,500 -20.93%
Glasgow +16 2 £43,500 +32.82%
Falkirk - 1 £47,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
3 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (33.33%) Information Security
4 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 10 (30.30%) C#
5 10 (30.30%) Windows
5 10 (30.30%) Business Continuity Planning
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (27.27%) Firewall
7 8 (24.24%) BCP
7 8 (24.24%) HTML
7 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
7 8 (24.24%) SLA
8 7 (21.21%) SQL
8 7 (21.21%) VBScript
8 7 (21.21%) ITIL
8 7 (21.21%) Project Management
8 7 (21.21%) Publishing
9 6 (18.18%) COBIT
9 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (18.18%) DNS
9 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
10 5 (15.15%) ISO22301
10 5 (15.15%) Data Loss Prevention
10 5 (15.15%) MCSE
10 5 (15.15%) Python
10 5 (15.15%) LDAP

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) LDAP
4 4 (12.12%) SAN
5 2 (6.06%) LAN
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security
5 2 (6.06%) WAN
6 1 (3.03%) BGP
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.03%) Multicast
6 1 (3.03%) OSPF
6 1 (3.03%) RIP
6 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) VPN
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Publishing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Security Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) IT Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) IT Security Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) IT Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Security Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior IT Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Information Governance Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) HTML5
2 3 (9.09%) jQuery
2 3 (9.09%) LESS
2 3 (9.09%) Middleware
2 3 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.09%) Social Media
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (33.33%) Information Security
3 10 (30.30%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (24.24%) BCP
6 7 (21.21%) ITIL
6 7 (21.21%) Project Management
7 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
8 5 (15.15%) Data Loss Prevention
8 5 (15.15%) Web Development
9 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
9 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
9 4 (12.12%) Supplier Management
10 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 3 (9.09%) Data Management
10 3 (9.09%) MVC
10 3 (9.09%) Service Management
10 3 (9.09%) SOA
10 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (30.30%) C#
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) VBScript
5 5 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) Perl
5 5 (15.15%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CISM
1 5 (15.15%) CISSP
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
1 5 (15.15%) MCSE
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) CISA
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) MCP
3 2 (6.06%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
2 6 (18.18%) COBIT
2 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (15.15%) ISO22301
4 1 (3.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) NDS
3 2 (6.06%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) NetIQ Identity Manager
1 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) NetIQ
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) Symantec
5 1 (3.03%) BT
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) IBM