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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 151 137 149
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 15 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.74% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.91% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 11
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
2939 2530 2504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.00% 81.93% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 1638 1663
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,017
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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 -54.71% 4
Glasgow -19 5 £42,500 - 1
Inverclyde - 2 £35,000 -
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (54.05%) Finance
2 19 (51.35%) Windows
3 16 (43.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (32.43%) Business Continuity Planning
6 11 (29.73%) Linux
6 11 (29.73%) BCP
7 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
8 9 (24.32%) SQL
8 9 (24.32%) Information Security
9 8 (21.62%) Firewall
10 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
10 7 (18.92%) Project Management
11 6 (16.22%) UNIX
11 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
11 6 (16.22%) Cisco
11 6 (16.22%) HP
11 6 (16.22%) VMware
11 6 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
12 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (13.51%) Degree
12 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (13.51%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (10.81%) C#
13 4 (10.81%) Perl
13 4 (10.81%) VBScript
13 4 (10.81%) .NET

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) IPsec
2 4 (10.81%) VLAN
2 4 (10.81%) NAS
3 3 (8.11%) LDAP
4 2 (5.41%) VoIP
4 2 (5.41%) SAN
5 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Publishing
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Administrator
3 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Information Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Security Manager
4 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) DBA
5 1 (2.70%) Support Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
1 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.11%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Firmware
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Equities
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) UNIX
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.81%) CentOS
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.41%) Solaris
8 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (32.43%) Business Continuity Planning
3 11 (29.73%) BCP
4 9 (24.32%) Information Security
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
6 5 (13.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) CRM
8 3 (8.11%) ITSM
8 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity Management
8 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
8 3 (8.11%) Web Development
9 2 (5.41%) Business Development
9 2 (5.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) VBScript
2 4 (10.81%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) Perl
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) MCITP
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) GIAC
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) COBIT
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.70%) NFS
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
4 1 (2.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Cacti
2 2 (5.41%) Nagios
3 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
3 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) HP
3 6 (16.22%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) Rackspace
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle
6 2 (5.41%) CommVault
7 1 (2.70%) Sybase
7 1 (2.70%) JBoss
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) EMC
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) Brocade
7 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
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