The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 159 134 145
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 14 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.91% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.14% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 5
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,999 £62,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3002 2631 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.72% 80.24% 75.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 1723 1649
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Business Continuity
UK

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
(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 -15 6 £30,000 -47.82%
Glasgow -15 5 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Aberdeen +12 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Fife - 1 - -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 20 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 14 (36.84%) Finance
4 13 (34.21%) Business Continuity Planning
5 12 (31.58%) COBIT
6 11 (28.95%) Degree
6 11 (28.95%) BCP
7 9 (23.68%) Linux
7 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
8 8 (21.05%) CISA
8 8 (21.05%) CISM
8 8 (21.05%) TOGAF
8 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
8 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
8 8 (21.05%) QA
8 8 (21.05%) Time Management
8 8 (21.05%) BS25999
8 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 8 (21.05%) BC Cleared
8 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
8 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
8 8 (21.05%) Information Assurance
8 8 (21.05%) CISSP
8 8 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (18.42%) Cisco
9 7 (18.42%) Red Hat
9 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
9 7 (18.42%) Firewall

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) IPsec
2 4 (10.53%) VLAN
2 4 (10.53%) VPN
2 4 (10.53%) NAS
3 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) SAN
4 2 (5.26%) LDAP
4 2 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Publishing
4 2 (5.26%) Games
4 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Coordinator
2 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Auditor
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Business Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
2 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
2 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.63%) Equities
4 1 (2.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) CentOS
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) UNIX
5 2 (5.26%) Solaris
6 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (34.21%) Business Continuity Planning
3 11 (28.95%) BCP
4 8 (21.05%) Time Management
4 8 (21.05%) Information Assurance
4 8 (21.05%) TOGAF
5 6 (15.79%) ITIL
5 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 5 (13.16%) Project Management
6 5 (13.16%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (10.53%) Information Security
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
7 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.89%) ITSM
8 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (7.89%) Supplier Management
9 2 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) VBScript
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.89%) C#
2 3 (7.89%) Perl
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) C
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 8 (21.05%) CISSP
2 8 (21.05%) CISA
2 8 (21.05%) CISM
2 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) BC Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) MCITP
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) COBIT
2 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (21.05%) QA
3 8 (21.05%) BS25999
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Cacti
2 2 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco
2 7 (18.42%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Rackspace
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) EMC
4 2 (5.26%) CommVault
5 1 (2.63%) Brocade
5 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.63%) Symantec
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) JBoss
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
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