Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Continuity
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 202 185
Rank change year-on-year -11 -17 +43
Permanent jobs citing Business Continuity 19 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.36% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.44% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 19
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% -14.29% +1.11%
10th Percentile £35,075 £28,250 £30,650
90th Percentile £71,250 £53,750 £58,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +1.01%

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 4,963 5,184 4,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.61% 92.19% 92.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3,189 3,357 2,867
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% - +4.71%
10th Percentile £28,932 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +1 14 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Glasgow -2 4 £39,500 +1.28% 1
Business Continuity
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (31.58%) Coaching
3 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 5 (26.32%) CRM
4 5 (26.32%) User Experience
4 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
4 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (21.05%) GDPR
5 4 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (21.05%) SLA
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 3 (15.79%) CISSP
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.79%) MCSE
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) Information Security
6 3 (15.79%) CISM
6 3 (15.79%) BCP
6 3 (15.79%) Marketing
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) Banking

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 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) Intranet
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Hudson
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Consultant
1 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Head of IT
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Avaya Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (5.26%) DBA
3 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
3 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CGI
1 1 (5.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (31.58%) Coaching
2 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) CRM
3 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
3 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (15.79%) BCP
5 3 (15.79%) Data Privacy
5 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.79%) Information Security
6 2 (10.53%) Business Development
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Software Licensing
6 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 1 (5.26%) People Management
7 1 (5.26%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CISM
1 3 (15.79%) CISMP
1 3 (15.79%) CISSP
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
1 3 (15.79%) MCSE
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.79%) SANS
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCSD
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) GDPR
2 4 (21.05%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (5.26%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) Firmware
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.26%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Avaya
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Meraki
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Veeam
3 1 (5.26%) Verint
3 1 (5.26%) Xero