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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 150 148 136
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 28 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.69% 0.55% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.70% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 22
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £30,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £76,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3204 2419 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.63% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1377 1902
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -10 9 £45,000 - 2
Fife +5 7 £48,500 +49.23%
Edinburgh -21 5 £40,000 -46.66% 1
Stirling - 4 £40,000 -
Aberdeen +4 1 £37,500 - 1
Falkirk - 1 - -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (42.31%) Finance
2 20 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (38.46%) ITIL
3 18 (34.62%) Windows
4 17 (32.69%) COBIT
5 15 (28.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (26.92%) Degree
6 14 (26.92%) CISM
6 14 (26.92%) CISSP
6 14 (26.92%) Information Assurance
7 13 (25.00%) CISA
8 12 (23.08%) Risk Management
9 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
10 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
11 9 (17.31%) Service Delivery
11 9 (17.31%) Information Security
11 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
11 9 (17.31%) Service Management
11 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
11 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
11 9 (17.31%) DV Cleared
11 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
11 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity Planning
11 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity Management
12 8 (15.38%) Time Management
12 8 (15.38%) BS25999
12 8 (15.38%) BC Cleared
12 8 (15.38%) Linux
12 8 (15.38%) Middleware
12 8 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Firewall
1 3 (5.77%) DNS
1 3 (5.77%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) VLAN
2 1 (1.92%) LDAP
2 1 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 22 (42.31%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Front Office
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Architect
2 9 (17.31%) Consultant
3 8 (15.38%) Coordinator
4 7 (13.46%) Auditor
4 7 (13.46%) Information Security Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Security Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Security Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Information Security Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Business Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Security Advisor
8 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) Middleware
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.85%) Equities
4 2 (3.85%) Derivative
4 2 (3.85%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) UNIX
4 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.62%) Solaris
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.77%) AIX
7 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
1 20 (38.46%) ITIL
2 14 (26.92%) Information Assurance
3 12 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 9 (17.31%) Service Delivery
4 9 (17.31%) Information Security
4 9 (17.31%) Service Management
4 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity Management
5 8 (15.38%) Time Management
5 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 7 (13.46%) Security Management
6 7 (13.46%) Migration
6 7 (13.46%) BCP
7 6 (11.54%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (9.62%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (9.62%) Change Management
8 5 (9.62%) Benchmarking
9 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) C
2 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.85%) VBScript
3 2 (3.85%) C#
3 2 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
1 14 (26.92%) CISM
1 14 (26.92%) CISSP
2 13 (25.00%) CISA
3 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.31%) DV Cleared
3 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
4 8 (15.38%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) MCITP
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.69%) COBIT
2 15 (28.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (15.38%) BS25999
3 8 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (15.38%) QA
4 7 (13.46%) PCI DSS
5 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.77%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) SCOM
3 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
2 6 (11.54%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) HP
3 4 (7.69%) EMC
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) IBM
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) Symantec
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) NetApp
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Car, pension, laptop, phone
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 Per Annum +bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago