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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Continuity
Rank 158 132 149
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 15 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.73% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.91% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 9
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 £31,100 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £56,000 £43,400
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
3012 2530 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.51% 80.75% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1647 1613
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 -11 6 £30,000 -47.82% 4
Glasgow -26 6 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Fife - 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 - - 1
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (36.11%) Business Continuity Planning
4 12 (33.33%) BCP
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 10 (27.78%) Linux
6 8 (22.22%) SQL
6 8 (22.22%) Firewall
7 7 (19.44%) Project Management
7 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
7 7 (19.44%) Information Security
8 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco
8 6 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (16.67%) HP
8 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (13.89%) Degree
9 5 (13.89%) COBIT
9 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (13.89%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.11%) NAS
10 4 (11.11%) Rackspace
10 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) NAS
2 4 (11.11%) VLAN
2 4 (11.11%) IPsec
2 4 (11.11%) VPN
2 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) LDAP
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Publishing
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Games
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Consultant
3 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Business Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Support Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.78%) Architect
5 1 (2.78%) IT Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.78%) Equities
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.11%) CentOS
4 4 (11.11%) UNIX
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.78%) AIX
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (36.11%) Business Continuity Planning
3 12 (33.33%) BCP
4 7 (19.44%) Project Management
4 7 (19.44%) Information Security
5 6 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 6 (16.67%) ITIL
6 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.89%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (11.11%) CRM
8 3 (8.33%) ITSM
8 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 3 (8.33%) Web Development
9 2 (5.56%) Business Development
9 2 (5.56%) IT Governance
9 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.11%) Perl
2 4 (11.11%) VBScript
2 4 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) MCITP
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) CISA
3 1 (2.78%) CISM
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) GIAC
3 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (13.89%) COBIT
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.78%) BS25999
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Cacti
2 2 (5.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.78%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
3 6 (16.67%) Cisco
3 6 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (11.11%) Rackspace
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle
6 2 (5.56%) CommVault
7 1 (2.78%) JBoss
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) EMC
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix
7 1 (2.78%) Brocade
7 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
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