The table below looks at the statistics for the Incident Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Incident Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Analyst
Rank 153 164 158
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.061% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.065% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+17.27% -8.33%
Incident Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2950 3096 3020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.82% 95.06% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 1974 2148
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Incident Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Incident Analyst in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Incident Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Incident Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Incident Analyst across the Scotland region.

Incident Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Incident Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 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
Glasgow +8 7 £34,000 -20.00%
Edinburgh - 2 £32,000 -
Incident Analyst
UK

Incident Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Incident Analyst in their job title 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 with Incident Analyst in their job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 16 (76.19%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (33.33%) MCDST
5 5 (23.81%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (9.52%) Banking
8 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (4.76%) Finance
8 1 (4.76%) Degree
8 1 (4.76%) Windows
8 1 (4.76%) Linux
8 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.76%) Perl
8 1 (4.76%) Python
8 1 (4.76%) Ruby
8 1 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (4.76%) Network Security
8 1 (4.76%) Information Security
8 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Computer Security
8 1 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) MS Office
8 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft

Incident Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Incident Analyst in their job title 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 with Incident Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 16 (76.19%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Computer Security
6 1 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security
6 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (33.33%) MCDST
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft