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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 119 118 116
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 22 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.97% 1.31% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.44% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 30
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £12,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £52,500 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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 2077 2635 2743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.18% 90.61% 88.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1701 1676
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% +6.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 23 March 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 23 March 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 +21 14 £46,000 +2.22%
Edinburgh -5 6 £40,000 - 2
Renfrewshire - 2 £50,375 - 1
Incident Management
UK

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 16 (44.44%) ITIL
2 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 14 (38.89%) Problem Management
3 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (30.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (30.56%) Data Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) Information Security
5 8 (22.22%) Service Management
5 8 (22.22%) ITSM
5 8 (22.22%) MS Office
5 8 (22.22%) Security Operations
5 8 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
5 8 (22.22%) tcpdump
5 8 (22.22%) SIEM
5 8 (22.22%) Wireshark
6 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
6 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
6 7 (19.44%) Banking
7 6 (16.67%) Windows
7 6 (16.67%) Degree
7 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) User Experience
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
8 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
8 5 (13.89%) SQL
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (13.89%) Change Management
8 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
9 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 4 (11.11%) SLA

Incident Management
Top Related 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Office
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.78%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) tcpdump
1 8 (22.22%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) PABX
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Billing
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Information Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) SIEM Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) SOC Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Incident Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Problem Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Incident and Problem Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Major Incident Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) ITSM Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Head of Service Operations
8 1 (2.78%) Incident and Problem Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) J2EE
1 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
3 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) CMDB
5 1 (2.78%) AS400
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) ITIL
2 14 (38.89%) Problem Management
3 11 (30.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (30.56%) Data Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
4 8 (22.22%) Information Security
4 8 (22.22%) ITSM
4 8 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 8 (22.22%) Service Management
4 8 (22.22%) SIEM
5 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
6 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) Change Management
7 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
8 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
9 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (8.33%) Migration
9 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
9 3 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Apple
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) BMC
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) Remedy
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Laserfiche
4 1 (2.78%) Mitel
4 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.78%) Thunderhead
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