The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 82 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 16 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.46% 2.36% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.76% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 18
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,450 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Problem Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
874 798 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.96% 85.44% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 736 727 714
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Problem Management
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 11 £41,500 -7.77%
Dunstable -4 4 £39,000 -2.50%
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 23 (65.71%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) ERP
3 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
4 10 (28.57%) Migration
4 10 (28.57%) Windows
5 8 (22.86%) Change Control
5 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (20.00%) QA
7 6 (17.14%) Selenium
7 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
7 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
7 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (17.14%) Liferay
7 6 (17.14%) Citrix
7 6 (17.14%) VMware
7 6 (17.14%) JMeter
7 6 (17.14%) JBoss
7 6 (17.14%) Apache
7 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
7 6 (17.14%) CSS
7 6 (17.14%) IIS
7 6 (17.14%) HTML
7 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
8 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
8 5 (14.29%) J2EE
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle
8 5 (14.29%) Java
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) MS Office

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) IIS
1 6 (17.14%) JBoss
1 6 (17.14%) Apache
1 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
1 6 (17.14%) Liferay
2 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 5 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) LAN
1 1 (2.86%) VoIP
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) JMeter
1 6 (17.14%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Support Specialist
2 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 8 (22.86%) Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Applications Support
5 5 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Service Performance Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Service Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Team Leader
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Test Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Support Team Leader
9 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Problem Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) ITIL Manager
9 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) HTML
1 6 (17.14%) CSS
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 5 (14.29%) JMS
2 5 (14.29%) J2EE
2 5 (14.29%) HTML5
2 5 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) FMCG
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) HPUX
2 5 (14.29%) Solaris
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) ERP
3 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
4 10 (28.57%) Migration
5 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (22.86%) Change Control
6 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
6 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
7 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (14.29%) MVC
7 5 (14.29%) Change Management
7 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 5 (14.29%) SOA
7 5 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (14.29%) OO
8 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.71%) Project Management
9 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.86%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.71%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 5 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Citrix
1 6 (17.14%) VMware
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Altiris
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Remedy