Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Incident Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 159 140
Rank change year-on-year -36 -19 0
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 45 41 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.78% 0.89% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.96% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 72
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £39,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +15.36% -9.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £10,000
90th Percentile £72,750 £51,063 £58,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% -1.12% +5.95%

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 5,341 4,268 5,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.17% 92.42% 91.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,623 2,688 3,422
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +7 22 £47,500 +29.25% 4
Glasgow -38 22 £46,500 +1.09% 4
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £45,500 -
Incident Management
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Change Management
3 14 (31.11%) ITIL
3 14 (31.11%) Problem Management
4 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
5 11 (24.44%) Windows
5 11 (24.44%) Service Management
6 8 (17.78%) Information Security
7 7 (15.56%) Supplier Management
7 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.56%) ITSM
7 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
7 7 (15.56%) CISSP
8 6 (13.33%) Linux
8 6 (13.33%) Oracle
9 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.11%) Workflow
9 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
9 5 (11.11%) SIEM
9 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 4 (8.89%) Security Operations
10 4 (8.89%) Application Performance Management
10 4 (8.89%) Trend Analysis
10 4 (8.89%) ITIL V3
10 4 (8.89%) ServiceNow
10 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
10 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
10 4 (8.89%) Security Testing

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 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.44%) Infor M3
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.22%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (2.22%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.44%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) DHCP
1 2 (4.44%) DNS
1 2 (4.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) VLAN
2 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Blockchain
2 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.22%) DB2
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SonarQube
1 2 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Publishing
3 2 (4.44%) Law
3 2 (4.44%) Military
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Security Manager
1 8 (17.78%) Service Manager
2 7 (15.56%) IT Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Operations Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Information Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Head of Operations
7 2 (4.44%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Operational Security Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Service Operations Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) SCADA
3 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.22%) Android
4 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Change Management
2 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Problem Management
3 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
4 11 (24.44%) Service Management
5 8 (17.78%) Information Security
6 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.56%) ITSM
6 7 (15.56%) Supplier Management
7 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.11%) SIEM
7 5 (11.11%) Workflow
8 4 (8.89%) Application Performance Management
8 4 (8.89%) ITIL V3
8 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
8 4 (8.89%) Security Operations
8 4 (8.89%) Security Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.89%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.67%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) CISSP
2 3 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (2.22%) CISMP
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) HNC
3 1 (2.22%) HND
3 1 (2.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.67%) XenApp
2 2 (4.44%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
1 3 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) ServiceNow
4 3 (6.67%) Citrix
4 3 (6.67%) Peregrine
4 3 (6.67%) Remedy
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Infor
5 2 (4.44%) Sun
6 1 (2.22%) Apple
6 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) CommVault
6 1 (2.22%) EMC
6 1 (2.22%) Epicor
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.22%) Lotus
6 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.22%) Sage