Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 193 185
Rank change year-on-year -14 -8 +24
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 20 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.37% 0.57% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.62% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 27
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +4.40% +8.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £57,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.54% +7.00% -

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 5,006 5,039 4,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.05% 92.02% 92.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3,276 3,212 2,903
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018. 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 0 14 £50,000 +11.11%
Glasgow -20 4 £37,000 -24.10%
South Ayrshire - 1 £55,000 -
Business Continuity
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Business Continuity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Business Continuity.

1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) SLA
2 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (30.00%) Coaching
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) SAN
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) CRM
4 5 (25.00%) User Experience
4 5 (25.00%) Workflow
4 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) Office 365
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 3 (15.00%) MCSE
6 3 (15.00%) BCP
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
6 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (15.00%) Software Licensing

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 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) Intranet
3 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Local Government
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (10.00%) Administrator
1 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (10.00%) Integration Manager
1 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Service Integration Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Avaya Specialist
2 1 (5.00%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (5.00%) DBA
2 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.00%) CGI
1 1 (5.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (5.00%) SCADA
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Coaching
3 5 (25.00%) CRM
3 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) BCP
4 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Software Licensing
5 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 2 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Organisational Awareness
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Design
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CISM
4 1 (5.00%) CISMP
4 1 (5.00%) CISSP
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) MCSD
4 1 (5.00%) SANS
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) SLA
2 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (10.00%) GDPR
3 2 (10.00%) PMO
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Meraki
3 2 (10.00%) Xero
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Saba
4 1 (5.00%) Veeam
4 1 (5.00%) Verint