The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Continuity
UK / Scotland
Rank 117 119 150
Rank change year-on-year +2 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 22 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.97% 1.21% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.33% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 11
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.19% +3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £35,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,964 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,820 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.93% -14.36%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2072 2629 2732
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.08% 90.59% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1695 1671
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for Business Continuity in Scotland

Business Continuity
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Continuity in Scotland over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Continuity 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 22 March 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
Glasgow +8 14 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Edinburgh +5 5 £40,000 -34.38% 1
Falkirk - 2 £47,500 - 1
Dundee - 1 £50,000 - 1
Business Continuity
UK

Business Continuity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (34.38%) Information Security
3 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Degree
3 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
4 9 (28.13%) Linux
4 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
5 8 (25.00%) Banking
5 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (21.88%) Time Management
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
6 7 (21.88%) Service Management
7 6 (18.75%) SAN
7 6 (18.75%) SQL
7 6 (18.75%) Windows
7 6 (18.75%) SIEM
7 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
8 5 (15.63%) Firewall
8 5 (15.63%) ITSM
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (15.63%) MCSE
8 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
8 5 (15.63%) Perl
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (15.63%) BCP
8 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture

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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) IaaS
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) Kerberos
3 3 (9.38%) LDAP
3 3 (9.38%) VoIP
3 3 (9.38%) Wireshark
4 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Publishing
4 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Senior Manager
1 5 (15.63%) Senior Service Manager
1 5 (15.63%) Service Management Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Information Officer
2 4 (12.50%) Information Security Officer
2 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Security Officer
3 3 (9.38%) Data Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Incident Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Technician
4 2 (6.25%) Server Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.13%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) IVR
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 11 (34.38%) Information Security
2 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) Service Management
4 7 (21.88%) Time Management
5 6 (18.75%) SIEM
6 5 (15.63%) BCP
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (15.63%) ITSM
7 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.38%) Migration
8 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) Perl
4 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
5 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) MCSE
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) CISSP
4 2 (6.25%) CISM
4 2 (6.25%) HND
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) COBIT
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (3.13%) ISO22301
3 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.25%) Firmware
4 2 (6.25%) NDS
4 2 (6.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 2 (6.25%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (6.25%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) Citrix
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Symantec
3 3 (9.38%) Avaya
3 3 (9.38%) Forcepoint
3 3 (9.38%) Intel Security
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.38%) Splunk
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) NetIQ
Dundee
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Falkirk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago