The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Incident Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Incident Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 130 72
Rank change year-on-year -11 -58  
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 16 32 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.59% 1.13% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.24% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 74
Median salary £48,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.51% -4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £29,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £87,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Incident Management 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 2463 2589 2832
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.46% 91.42% 89.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1455 1775
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Incident Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Scotland

Incident Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Incident Management in Scotland.

Salary trend for Incident Management in Scotland

Incident Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Scotland over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Incident Management in Scotland

Incident Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 13 £48,000 +9.09% 3
Edinburgh -9 1 - - 2
Stirling - 1 £26,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £50,375 -
Incident Management
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Incident Management 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 Incident Management.

1 22 (56.41%) ITIL
2 16 (41.03%) Finance
3 15 (38.46%) Problem Management
4 14 (35.90%) Banking
5 12 (30.77%) Service Management
5 12 (30.77%) Information Security
6 10 (25.64%) Windows
6 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.08%) ITSM
7 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (20.51%) Degree
8 8 (20.51%) SLA
9 7 (17.95%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
9 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
9 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
9 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (15.38%) ITIL V3
10 6 (15.38%) SIEM
10 6 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (15.38%) Release Management
10 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
10 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
10 6 (15.38%) Security Operations
10 6 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
10 6 (15.38%) User Experience
11 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
11 5 (12.82%) Change Management

Incident Management
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 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Network Security
2 4 (10.26%) tcpdump
2 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
3 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) DHCP
4 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) DNS
5 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.56%) LAN
5 1 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 14 (35.90%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Billing
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Security Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Information Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Incident Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.26%) SIEM Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Head of Operations
6 3 (7.69%) Head of Service Operations
6 3 (7.69%) Incident and Problem Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Major Incident Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Problem Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Release Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) J2EE
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
3 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.38%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Fintech
5 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.56%) Unix
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) ITIL
2 15 (38.46%) Problem Management
3 12 (30.77%) Information Security
3 12 (30.77%) Service Management
4 9 (23.08%) ITSM
5 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
6 6 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 6 (15.38%) Release Management
6 6 (15.38%) Security Operations
6 6 (15.38%) SIEM
7 5 (12.82%) Change Management
7 5 (12.82%) Cryptography
7 5 (12.82%) Data Security
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CEH
3 1 (2.56%) CISM
3 1 (2.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Apple
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) Laserfiche
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.56%) Thunderhead
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