The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 57 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 11 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.65% 2.00% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.66% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 1
Average salary £32,500 £34,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.10% -23.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
Problem Management
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
480 451 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 72.07% 75.04% 70.84%
Number of salaries quoted 432 375 231
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,545
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 Cardiff

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Cardiff

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Service Management
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
5 5 (22.73%) Welsh Language
5 5 (22.73%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) ITSM
6 4 (18.18%) Workflow
6 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 3 (13.64%) Billing
7 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
7 3 (13.64%) C++
7 3 (13.64%) Java
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) MS Office
7 3 (13.64%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) XML
7 3 (13.64%) UNIX
7 3 (13.64%) UML
7 3 (13.64%) ClearCase
7 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
7 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
7 3 (13.64%) SLA
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (13.64%) PowerBuilder

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.55%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) ClearCase
1 3 (13.64%) PowerBuilder
1 3 (13.64%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (22.73%) Welsh Language
2 3 (13.64%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Problem Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Services Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Service Support Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Major Incident Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
1 3 (13.64%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Service Management
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) ITSM
5 4 (18.18%) Workflow
5 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) UML
7 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (4.55%) Email Management
8 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C++
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.55%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Intel
3 2 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) TOWER Software
4 1 (4.55%) JBoss