The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 27 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.52% 1.43% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 1.92% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £35,000 £56,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Problem Management
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 208 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 57.95% 74.29% 67.66%
Number of salaries quoted 97 163 158
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £73,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Aberdeen region.

Problem Management Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Problem Management
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Maximo
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (25.00%) CMDB
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco