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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 11 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 8 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 11.94% 1.56% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.90% 2.67% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £35,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,049 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -2.50%
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
62 150 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.54% 58.59% 75.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 96 158
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (75.00%) Change Control
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Quality Management
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) MCTS
2 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (75.00%) Operations Management
2 6 (75.00%) Release Management
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) CommVault
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 4 (50.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Service Improvement Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Quality Management
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (75.00%) Operations Management
2 6 (75.00%) Release Management
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (75.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) MCTS
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) SSCP
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 4 (50.00%) EMC
3 4 (50.00%) CommVault
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Proofpoint