Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Incident Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 193 166
Rank change year-on-year +29 -27 -28
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 66 38 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.22% 0.69% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.74% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 48 26 44
Scotland median annual salary £40,500 £40,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.53% -5.95%
10th Percentile £21,425 £27,625 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,050 £50,750 £51,775
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 5,016 5,103 4,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.04% 92.21% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,265 3,255 2,889
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +25 29 £41,000 +11.56% 5
Glasgow +6 29 £42,500 -1.16% 3
South Lanarkshire +4 1 £19,000 -55.29%
Aberdeen -1 1 £24,500 -33.78%
West Dunbartonshire -3 1 £24,500 -41.67%
West Lothian -22 1 £27,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £17,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Incident Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (33.33%) ITIL
2 21 (31.82%) Finance
3 15 (22.73%) Information Security
4 13 (19.70%) Change Management
5 12 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (16.67%) Service Management
6 11 (16.67%) SLA
6 11 (16.67%) Windows
6 11 (16.67%) Linux
7 10 (15.15%) SQL
7 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.64%) Unix
9 8 (12.12%) Degree
10 7 (10.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
10 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
11 6 (9.09%) VMware
11 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (7.58%) SIEM
12 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (7.58%) Banking
12 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
12 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Office

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 (4.55%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) JBoss
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.52%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.52%) IaaS
3 1 (1.52%) PaaS
3 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Network Security
2 3 (4.55%) DNS
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.03%) WebEx
4 1 (1.52%) CTI
4 1 (1.52%) Firewall
4 1 (1.52%) HTTP
4 1 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.52%) VLAN
4 1 (1.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Introscope
2 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.52%) TestComplete
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Billing
3 3 (4.55%) German Language
4 2 (3.03%) French Language
4 2 (3.03%) Law
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Military
4 2 (3.03%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Analyst
2 8 (12.12%) Security Manager
3 6 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 6 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Service Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Technical Support
5 4 (6.06%) IT Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Technical Leader
5 4 (6.06%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.55%) Operations Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
1 2 (3.03%) LDAP
2 1 (1.52%) ISPF
2 1 (1.52%) Middleware
2 1 (1.52%) OC4J
2 1 (1.52%) SOAP
2 1 (1.52%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.52%) AS400
5 1 (1.52%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.52%) Fintech
5 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.52%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.52%) Life Science
5 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.52%) PMI
5 1 (1.52%) SCADA
5 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Linux
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Unix
3 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.55%) AIX
6 2 (3.03%) SUSE
7 1 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.52%) CentOS
7 1 (1.52%) HPUX
7 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.52%) Solaris
7 1 (1.52%) Tru64
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) ITIL
2 15 (22.73%) Information Security
3 13 (19.70%) Change Management
4 12 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (16.67%) Service Management
6 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 6 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) People Management
8 5 (7.58%) SIEM
9 4 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.06%) DevOps
9 4 (6.06%) Test Management
9 4 (6.06%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.55%) Python
3 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.52%) COBOL
5 1 (1.52%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) JCL
5 1 (1.52%) Jython
5 1 (1.52%) Perl
5 1 (1.52%) PHP
5 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.52%) REXX
5 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) CISM
2 4 (6.06%) CISSP
3 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CISMP
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.52%) SANS
4 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) SLA
2 7 (10.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.55%) QA
4 2 (3.03%) GDPR
5 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.52%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Puppet
2 3 (4.55%) Ansible
2 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (4.55%) Salt
3 2 (3.03%) Cacti
3 2 (3.03%) Capistrano
3 2 (3.03%) Terraform
4 1 (1.52%) CA Endevor
4 1 (1.52%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.52%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
4 1 (1.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) VMware
3 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.55%) AppDynamics
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
4 3 (4.55%) SaltStack
4 3 (4.55%) Sun
5 2 (3.03%) CA
5 2 (3.03%) Citrix
5 2 (3.03%) Dell
5 2 (3.03%) Guidewire
5 2 (3.03%) HP
5 2 (3.03%) Perforce
5 2 (3.03%) Remedy
5 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.03%) Splunk
6 1 (1.52%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.52%) Twitter
6 1 (1.52%) Verint