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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
UK / Scotland
Rank 116 134 152
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 20 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 0.99% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.09% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 7
Median salary £41,250 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £73,295 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,506 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.74% -5.54%

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
2070 2656 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.08% 90.56% 88.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1696 1746
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Business Continuity
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Continuity within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 10 £42,500 -26.08%
Glasgow +11 10 £32,500 -23.52%
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (30.00%) Information Security
4 8 (26.67%) Banking
4 8 (26.67%) Degree
4 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
4 8 (26.67%) Linux
5 7 (23.33%) ITIL
5 7 (23.33%) SLA
5 7 (23.33%) Service Management
5 7 (23.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 7 (23.33%) VMware
5 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
6 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 6 (20.00%) Time Management
6 6 (20.00%) SAN
7 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (16.67%) ITSM
7 5 (16.67%) MCSE
7 5 (16.67%) Windows
7 5 (16.67%) SIEM
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
8 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (13.33%) Perl
8 4 (13.33%) SQL
8 4 (13.33%) MS Excel

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) LDAP
3 2 (6.67%) Network Security
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.33%) BGP
4 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.33%) Multicast
4 1 (3.33%) OSPF
4 1 (3.33%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Publishing
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Senior Manager
1 5 (16.67%) Senior Service Manager
1 5 (16.67%) Service Management Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Incident Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Data Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Technician
4 2 (6.67%) Server Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Information Governance Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Information Officer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (30.00%) Information Security
3 7 (23.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (23.33%) Service Management
4 6 (20.00%) Time Management
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (16.67%) ITSM
5 5 (16.67%) SIEM
6 4 (13.33%) BCP
6 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity Management
7 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.00%) Line Management
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) Perl
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) MCSE
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.00%) CISM
3 3 (10.00%) CISSP
4 2 (6.67%) HND
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) CCNP
5 1 (3.33%) CISA
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
2 3 (10.00%) COBIT
2 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.67%) ISO22301
4 1 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) Firmware
4 2 (6.67%) NDS
4 2 (6.67%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 2 (6.67%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (6.67%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) VMware
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec
4 2 (6.67%) Forcepoint
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.67%) NetIQ
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (3.33%) BT
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix