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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 83 87 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 9 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.95% 1.30% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.59% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 20
Average salary £55,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £25,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,049 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -
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
812 941 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.29% 81.26% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 718 779 745
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 +4 8 £56,250 +35.54%
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
3 7 (38.89%) Service Management
4 5 (27.78%) SLA
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) DNS
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (11.11%) Data Management
7 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
7 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Akamai
7 2 (11.11%) Puppet
7 2 (11.11%) F5
7 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Problem Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Incident Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Incident & Problem Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Services Director
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery Director
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
3 7 (38.89%) Service Management
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) Data Management
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (11.11%) Office Automation
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) sed
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Akamai
2 2 (11.11%) F5