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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 146 130 136
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 10 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.95% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 1.17% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 14
Average salary £50,000 £37,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.45% -31.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £30,600 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +17.64%
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
2684 2658 2471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.34% 81.26% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1773 1698 1716
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -16 8 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Glasgow +5 2 - -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (72.00%) Finance
2 15 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Information Security
4 6 (24.00%) UNIX
4 6 (24.00%) Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (16.00%) BCP
6 4 (16.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.00%) DSDM
7 3 (12.00%) CRM
7 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) LAN
7 3 (12.00%) WAN
7 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 3 (12.00%) SLA
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (12.00%) IPsec
2 3 (12.00%) NAS
2 3 (12.00%) VLAN
3 2 (8.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Back Office
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Information Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) XSLT
2 1 (4.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) XForms
2 1 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (8.00%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Equities
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) UNIX
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (32.00%) Information Security
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) BCP
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.00%) DSDM
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Use Case
6 2 (8.00%) Release Management
6 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VBScript
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) MCITP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.00%) SLA
3 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) Firmware
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (4.00%) NFS
5 1 (4.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (8.00%) Cacti
1 2 (8.00%) Foglight
1 2 (8.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.00%) Rackspace
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Imperva
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Sybase
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