Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 186 186
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 38 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.69% 0.62% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.67% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 33
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £35,225 £39,650 £32,800
90th Percentile £74,500 £62,500 £66,696
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.21% +5.50% -

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 5,129 4,928 5,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.92% 92.53% 92.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,417 3,065 3,109
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,700 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -5 16 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Renfrewshire - 10 - -
Glasgow -31 4 £37,500 -25.00% 1
South Ayrshire - 4 £55,000 -
Midlothian - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
North Ayrshire - 1 - -
Business Continuity
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 21 (55.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) Firewall
3 12 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 12 (31.58%) Finance
3 12 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (28.95%) Telecoms
5 9 (23.68%) SLA
5 9 (23.68%) SQL
5 9 (23.68%) Windows
5 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
6 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (15.79%) Office 365
7 6 (15.79%) Coaching
8 5 (13.16%) User Experience
8 5 (13.16%) IT Strategy
8 5 (13.16%) Data Management
8 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.16%) Degree
8 5 (13.16%) C#
8 5 (13.16%) CRM
8 5 (13.16%) .NET
8 5 (13.16%) Workflow
8 5 (13.16%) SAN
9 4 (10.53%) DNS
9 4 (10.53%) VMware
9 4 (10.53%) Data Protection

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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) IaaS
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
3 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) SAN
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
4 3 (7.89%) DHCP
4 3 (7.89%) Intranet
4 3 (7.89%) VoIP
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Local Government
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Product Engineer
2 3 (7.89%) Business Manager
2 3 (7.89%) Developer
2 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
3 2 (5.26%) Business Development Manager
3 2 (5.26%) Development Manager
3 2 (5.26%) Head of IT
3 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (5.26%) Integration Manager
3 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
3 2 (5.26%) Service Integration Manager
3 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
4 1 (2.63%) Administrator
4 1 (2.63%) DBA
4 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (2.63%) Platform Manager
4 1 (2.63%) Security Manager
4 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
4 1 (2.63%) Support Specialist
4 1 (2.63%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.63%) CGI
2 1 (2.63%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) User Experience
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Fintech
3 2 (5.26%) Internet of Things
3 2 (5.26%) SCADA
3 2 (5.26%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Android
3 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (15.79%) Coaching
5 5 (13.16%) CRM
5 5 (13.16%) Data Management
5 5 (13.16%) IT Strategy
5 5 (13.16%) Workflow
6 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.53%) Software Licensing
7 3 (7.89%) BCP
7 3 (7.89%) Business Development
7 3 (7.89%) Information Security
7 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Scrum
8 2 (5.26%) Migration
8 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) C#
3 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) CISM
2 2 (5.26%) CISMP
2 2 (5.26%) CISSP
2 2 (5.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.26%) SANS
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
2 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (10.53%) GDPR
4 2 (5.26%) PMO
5 1 (2.63%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) Firmware
4 1 (2.63%) NFS
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
1 2 (5.26%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) Meraki
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Saba
4 2 (5.26%) Xero
5 1 (2.63%) Avaya
5 1 (2.63%) Capita
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) McAfee
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Symantec
5 1 (2.63%) Varonis
5 1 (2.63%) Verint