The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 80 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 19 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.65% 2.15% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.79% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 17
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
915 823 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.29% 76.77% 74.66%
Number of salaries quoted 775 749 597
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Problem Management
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -15 12 £41,250 -8.33%
Bedford - 4 £25,000 -
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) ERP
3 8 (29.63%) Migration
4 7 (25.93%) Change Control
5 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
5 5 (18.52%) Finance
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
6 4 (14.81%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (14.81%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
7 3 (11.11%) Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Strategic Management
7 3 (11.11%) InfoPath
7 3 (11.11%) Billing
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Animation
7 3 (11.11%) QA
7 3 (11.11%) Social Network
7 3 (11.11%) Publishing
7 3 (11.11%) MS Office
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) SLA
8 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (7.41%) SAN

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Liferay
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) InfoPath
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JMeter
1 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Publishing
2 3 (11.11%) Billing
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Support Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Service Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Animation
2 3 (11.11%) Social Network
3 2 (7.41%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) ERP
3 8 (29.63%) Migration
4 7 (25.93%) Change Control
5 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (14.81%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
7 3 (11.11%) Strategic Management
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
8 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
8 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Remedy
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Altiris