Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Incident Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 186 176
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 -58
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 61 34 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.06% 0.65% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.71% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 49
Scotland median annual salary £40,482 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.78% +18.75% -7.25%
10th Percentile £24,250 £31,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,550 £60,050 £90,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

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 5,329 4,806 5,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.99% 92.26% 92.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3,542 3,032 3,222
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,039 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% -

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 34 £40,963 +22.28% 10
Glasgow -17 23 £35,750 -24.74% 1
West Lothian -1 1 £27,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £24,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Incident Management
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) ITIL
3 16 (26.23%) Information Security
4 14 (22.95%) Change Management
5 13 (21.31%) Problem Management
6 11 (18.03%) Service Delivery
6 11 (18.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
8 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (14.75%) SQL
8 9 (14.75%) Windows
8 9 (14.75%) Linux
9 8 (13.11%) Degree
10 7 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (11.48%) SLA
10 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
10 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (11.48%) Service Management
10 7 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
11 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
11 6 (9.84%) Unix
11 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
11 6 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
12 5 (8.20%) Oracle
12 5 (8.20%) CISSP
12 5 (8.20%) CISM

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 1 (1.64%) Apache
1 1 (1.64%) IIS
1 1 (1.64%) JBoss
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) IaaS
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.28%) PaaS
2 2 (3.28%) SaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
2 3 (4.92%) Network Security
3 2 (3.28%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) DHCP
4 1 (1.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.64%) HTTP
4 1 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Blockchain
2 3 (4.92%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.28%) Big Data
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.28%) JIRA
1 2 (3.28%) SonarQube
1 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.64%) Introscope
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Law
3 3 (4.92%) Military
3 3 (4.92%) Publishing
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Analyst
2 11 (18.03%) Security Manager
3 9 (14.75%) Information Manager
3 9 (14.75%) Information Security Manager
4 7 (11.48%) Service Manager
5 5 (8.20%) IT Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Operations Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.92%) IT Operations Manager
7 3 (4.92%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Head of Operations
8 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Operational Security Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (3.28%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.28%) SCADA
3 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (3.28%) Social Media
3 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.64%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.64%) Fintech
4 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) PMI
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Unix
2 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.92%) AIX
5 2 (3.28%) Android
5 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.64%) CentOS
6 1 (1.64%) HPUX
6 1 (1.64%) Solaris
6 1 (1.64%) Tru64
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 16 (26.23%) Information Security
3 14 (22.95%) Change Management
4 13 (21.31%) Problem Management
5 11 (18.03%) Service Delivery
6 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
7 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (11.48%) Service Management
8 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (8.20%) Decision-Making
10 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.56%) CRM
11 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
11 4 (6.56%) ITIL V3
11 4 (6.56%) People Management
11 4 (6.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.92%) Python
3 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.64%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) Jython
4 1 (1.64%) Perl
4 1 (1.64%) PHP
4 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) CISM
2 5 (8.20%) CISSP
3 2 (3.28%) CISMP
3 2 (3.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 2 (3.28%) SANS
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (11.48%) SLA
3 3 (4.92%) GDPR
4 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.28%) XenApp
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Ansible
1 3 (4.92%) Puppet
1 3 (4.92%) Salt
2 2 (3.28%) Cacti
2 2 (3.28%) Capistrano
2 2 (3.28%) Terraform
3 1 (1.64%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Sun
4 3 (4.92%) AppDynamics
4 3 (4.92%) SaltStack
4 3 (4.92%) VMware
5 2 (3.28%) Citrix
5 2 (3.28%) Guidewire
5 2 (3.28%) Perforce
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.28%) Remedy
5 2 (3.28%) Saba
5 2 (3.28%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.28%) Splunk
6 1 (1.64%) CA
6 1 (1.64%) EMC
6 1 (1.64%) IBM