Period
to 11 December 2018

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 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Incident Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 184 160
Rank change year-on-year +25 -24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 68 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.28% 0.82% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.88% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 49 30 41
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,450 £30,625 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,250 £48,750 £50,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,625
% change year-on-year - +3.15% +1.45%

Incident Management 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 4,994 5,198 4,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.64% 92.26% 92.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,222 3,364 2,865
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,603 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.89% +0.23% +4.71%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £69,713 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Incident Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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 6 months to 11 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
Glasgow +8 37 £42,500 +3.03% 4
Edinburgh +10 24 £47,750 +29.93% 1
South Lanarkshire 0 1 £19,000 -55.29%
Aberdeen -2 1 £24,500 -33.78%
West Dunbartonshire -2 1 £24,500 -44.00%
Renfrewshire - 1 £17,500 - 1
Highlands - 1 - -
Incident Management
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Incident Management 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 Incident Management.

1 23 (33.82%) ITIL
2 20 (29.41%) Finance
3 16 (23.53%) Service Management
4 13 (19.12%) Change Management
4 13 (19.12%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (17.65%) Information Security
5 12 (17.65%) Windows
5 12 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (16.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (16.18%) Problem Management
6 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
6 11 (16.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (13.24%) Linux
8 9 (13.24%) SQL
9 8 (11.76%) SLA
9 8 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
10 7 (10.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (10.29%) Unix
10 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
10 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (10.29%) Banking
10 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis
11 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
11 6 (8.82%) Scrum

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 (4.41%) JBoss
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
2 2 (2.94%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Sonata
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
1 3 (4.41%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) IaaS
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) DNS
1 5 (7.35%) Network Security
2 4 (5.88%) Internet
2 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.94%) WebEx
4 1 (1.47%) CTI
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) VLAN
4 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.47%) Maven
1 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.47%) Subversion
1 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.47%) TestComplete
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Billing
4 4 (5.88%) Marketing
5 3 (4.41%) German Language
6 2 (2.94%) French Language
6 2 (2.94%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.47%) Legal
7 1 (1.47%) Retail
7 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Analyst
2 6 (8.82%) Support Engineer
2 6 (8.82%) Technical Support
3 5 (7.35%) Consultant
3 5 (7.35%) Information Manager
3 5 (7.35%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (7.35%) Security Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 4 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Technical Leader
4 4 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 3 (4.41%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) IT Manager
5 3 (4.41%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (4.41%) Junior
5 3 (4.41%) Security Consultant
5 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) LDAP
2 2 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) ISPF
3 1 (1.47%) OC4J
3 1 (1.47%) SOAP
3 1 (1.47%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (4.41%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) AS400
6 1 (1.47%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.47%) Life Science
6 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Windows
2 9 (13.24%) Linux
3 7 (10.29%) Unix
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.94%) AIX
6 2 (2.94%) SUSE
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.47%) HPUX
7 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.47%) Solaris
7 1 (1.47%) Tru64
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) ITIL
2 16 (23.53%) Service Management
3 13 (19.12%) Change Management
3 13 (19.12%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (17.65%) Information Security
4 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (16.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (16.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (16.18%) Problem Management
6 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis
9 6 (8.82%) Analytics
9 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (8.82%) Kanban
9 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.82%) Scrum
10 5 (7.35%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (7.35%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.47%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.47%) C
5 1 (1.47%) COBOL
5 1 (1.47%) Java
5 1 (1.47%) JCL
5 1 (1.47%) Perl
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
5 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) REXX
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.82%) Degree
3 5 (7.35%) CISSP
4 4 (5.88%) CISM
5 3 (4.41%) CISMP
5 3 (4.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 3 (4.41%) SANS
6 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.47%) CCNA
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
2 7 (10.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (7.35%) QA
4 4 (5.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (1.47%) Docker
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.47%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.94%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.94%) Puppet
2 2 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.94%) WMI
3 1 (1.47%) Ansible
3 1 (1.47%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) VMware
3 5 (7.35%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.41%) MobileIron
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle
6 2 (2.94%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.94%) Dell
6 2 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (2.94%) Guidewire
6 2 (2.94%) HP
6 2 (2.94%) Lotus
6 2 (2.94%) Twitter
7 1 (1.47%) Asigra
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) CA
7 1 (1.47%) IBM
7 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.47%) Veeam
7 1 (1.47%) Verint