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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 74 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 5 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.61% 1.48% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.94% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 5
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +1.97%
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
664 515 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.48% 76.30% 75.75%
Number of salaries quoted 542 456 330
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Service Management
2 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 7 (58.33%) ITSM
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
7 1 (8.33%) Transition Management
7 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Service Manager
2 3 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Service Management
2 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 7 (58.33%) ITSM
2 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
7 1 (8.33%) Release Management
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) Apple
1 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow