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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 141 130 136
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 18 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.88% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.10% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 14
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% +20.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £23,500 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.42% -0.58%
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
2798 2546 2400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.72% 80.34% 76.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1766 1610 1621
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -14 9 £40,750 +8.66% 2
Glasgow -8 5 £42,500 +4.93% 1
Inverclyde - 2 £35,000 -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 18 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) Windows
3 11 (34.38%) Linux
4 10 (31.25%) BCP
4 10 (31.25%) Business Continuity Planning
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) Information Security
6 7 (21.88%) Firewall
6 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
6 7 (21.88%) SQL
6 7 (21.88%) Cisco
7 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (18.75%) UNIX
7 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 6 (18.75%) Project Management
7 6 (18.75%) VMware
7 6 (18.75%) Degree
8 5 (15.63%) VLAN
8 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (15.63%) IPsec
8 5 (15.63%) HP
8 5 (15.63%) VPN
8 5 (15.63%) CRM
8 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle
8 5 (15.63%) NAS
8 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (15.63%) CentOS
8 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) VLAN
2 5 (15.63%) IPsec
2 5 (15.63%) VPN
2 5 (15.63%) NAS
3 3 (9.38%) VoIP
4 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) LDAP
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Games
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) DBA
5 2 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Equities
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) UNIX
4 5 (15.63%) CentOS
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.25%) Solaris
7 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (31.25%) BCP
2 10 (31.25%) Business Continuity Planning
3 9 (28.13%) Information Security
4 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) ITSM
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.25%) Database Security
7 2 (6.25%) Change Control
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Database Tuning
7 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) VBScript
2 2 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) MCITP
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) GIAC
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (6.25%) Firmware
4 1 (3.13%) NFS
4 1 (3.13%) Samba
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Cacti
2 3 (9.38%) Nagios
3 2 (6.25%) Data Guard
3 2 (6.25%) Foglight
4 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.13%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco
3 6 (18.75%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) HP
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 5 (15.63%) Rackspace
5 2 (6.25%) Imperva
5 2 (6.25%) CommVault
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Sybase
6 1 (3.13%) Brocade
6 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
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