Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 180 216
Rank change year-on-year -21 +36 +13
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 25 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.44% 0.65% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.71% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 21
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.10% -1.18%
10th Percentile £32,250 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,750 £56,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.04% +3.16%

Business Continuity is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5151 4761 5775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.88% 91.43% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3290 2887 3650
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,775
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Business Continuity
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Business Continuity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -21 11 £45,000 -1.10% 1
Glasgow -14 6 £48,175 +10.75% 2
Fife - 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £30,500 - 1
Business Continuity
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (40.00%) BCP
3 10 (40.00%) Degree
4 8 (32.00%) Service Management
4 8 (32.00%) ITIL
4 8 (32.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 7 (28.00%) Finance
5 7 (28.00%) Information Security
6 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (24.00%) High Availability
6 6 (24.00%) VMware
6 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.00%) SLA
7 5 (20.00%) ERP
7 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (20.00%) MCSE
7 5 (20.00%) Project Management
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (20.00%) SAN
7 5 (20.00%) Office 365
8 4 (16.00%) Coaching
8 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (16.00%) IaaS
8 4 (16.00%) SaaS
8 4 (16.00%) PaaS
8 4 (16.00%) Sage 200
8 4 (16.00%) SAP Business One

Business Continuity
Co-occurring 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 (16.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (16.00%) Sage 200
1 4 (16.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) IaaS
2 4 (16.00%) PaaS
2 4 (16.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (4.00%) PBX
4 1 (4.00%) Skype
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) QlikView
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Back Office
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Service Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (20.00%) ERP Manager
3 4 (16.00%) ERP Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) IT Manager
3 4 (16.00%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Call Centre Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) PMI
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Equities
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (40.00%) BCP
3 8 (32.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 8 (32.00%) Service Management
4 7 (28.00%) Information Security
5 6 (24.00%) High Availability
5 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (20.00%) ERP
6 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) Coaching
7 4 (16.00%) CRM
8 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.00%) Open Source
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (12.00%) Time Management
8 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
9 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (12.00%) CISSP
4 3 (12.00%) MCSA
5 2 (8.00%) CCNA
5 2 (8.00%) CCNP
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (8.00%) MCP
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.00%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.00%) Firmware
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Nagios
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Epicor
3 4 (16.00%) Google
3 4 (16.00%) Sage
3 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (16.00%) SAP
4 3 (12.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) Splunk
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle