Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Incident Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 166 137
Rank change year-on-year -16 -29 +12
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 41 50 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.73% 0.96% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.05% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 80
Scotland median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% -10.71% +23.53%
10th Percentile £24,800 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £49,050 £51,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

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 5097 4751 5852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.82% 91.40% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3246 2882 3705
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -5 19 £41,500 +5.06% 3
Edinburgh -24 12 £38,000 -12.64%
West Lothian -7 4 - -
Stirling - 3 £26,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £37,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £42,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Incident Management
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 23 (56.10%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Problem Management
2 14 (34.15%) ITIL
3 12 (29.27%) Windows
4 11 (26.83%) Oracle
5 10 (24.39%) SQL
6 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
6 9 (21.95%) Service Management
6 9 (21.95%) Change Management
6 9 (21.95%) Information Security
7 8 (19.51%) Network Security
8 7 (17.07%) Banking
8 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
8 7 (17.07%) Remedy
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
9 6 (14.63%) Unix
9 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
10 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
10 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
10 5 (12.20%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (12.20%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 5 (12.20%) Project Management
10 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
10 5 (12.20%) Web Services
10 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
10 5 (12.20%) Java
10 5 (12.20%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (12.20%) Apache

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 5 (12.20%) Apache
1 5 (12.20%) JBoss
2 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Infor M3
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (4.88%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (4.88%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.44%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (2.44%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Network Security
2 5 (12.20%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) GPRS
2 5 (12.20%) SMS
3 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) DNS
4 2 (4.88%) NAS
4 2 (4.88%) Wireless
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.44%) VLAN
5 1 (2.44%) VPN
5 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) DB2
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 23 (56.10%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Applications Support
3 4 (9.76%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Information Security Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Business Manager
5 2 (4.88%) DBA
5 2 (4.88%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Incident Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) IT Technician
5 2 (4.88%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Service Management Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.44%) PMI
5 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Unix
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.76%) Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) Android
6 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) ITIL
1 14 (34.15%) Problem Management
2 9 (21.95%) Change Management
2 9 (21.95%) Information Security
2 9 (21.95%) Service Management
3 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (12.20%) Data Security
4 5 (12.20%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
4 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.20%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 4 (9.76%) Cryptography
5 4 (9.76%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
5 4 (9.76%) ERP
5 4 (9.76%) ITSM
5 4 (9.76%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (9.76%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Java
2 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) APMP
3 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) GDPR
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.88%) XenApp
4 1 (2.44%) NFS
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
1 3 (7.32%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) Remedy
4 4 (9.76%) Infor
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix
5 3 (7.32%) SAP
5 3 (7.32%) Tagetik
6 2 (4.88%) Concur
6 2 (4.88%) JD Edwards
6 2 (4.88%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (4.88%) Peregrine
6 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) IFS
7 1 (2.44%) Intel
7 1 (2.44%) Sage
7 1 (2.44%) Sophos
7 1 (2.44%) VMware