The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Business Continuity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Business Continuity over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 87 87 95
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.58% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Median salary £40,000 £60,964 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.38% +35.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,820 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.93% -9.85%  

Business Continuity is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1032 1201 1197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.14% 90.85% 88.67%
Number of salaries quoted 666 810 717
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Business Continuity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Continuity in Edinburgh

Business Continuity
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Business Continuity in Edinburgh

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) Time Management
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) MCSE
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
4 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (18.18%) SIEM
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (18.18%) COBIT
6 2 (18.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) Data Privacy
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft

Business Continuity
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Data Privacy
4 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) SIEM
5 1 (9.09%) BCP
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Resilience Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) NDS
3 2 (18.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) NetIQ