The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 24 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 5 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.01% 7.43% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 9.22% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%
Problem Management
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 141 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 81.33% 80.57% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 124 122 100
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Colchester

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Colchester

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 13 (48.15%) Citrix
1 13 (48.15%) Software AG
1 13 (48.15%) webMethods
1 13 (48.15%) Java
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
1 13 (48.15%) IIS
1 13 (48.15%) JBoss
1 13 (48.15%) E-Commerce
1 13 (48.15%) SOA
1 13 (48.15%) Validation
1 13 (48.15%) Web Analytics
1 13 (48.15%) Analytics
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (44.44%) ITIL
3 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
3 11 (40.74%) Google
3 11 (40.74%) Google Analytics
4 10 (37.04%) Degree
5 9 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 9 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (29.63%) Change Control
6 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
6 8 (29.63%) VoIP
6 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
6 8 (29.63%) MS Office
7 6 (22.22%) Windows
8 5 (18.52%) XenApp
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 13 (48.15%) IIS
1 13 (48.15%) JBoss
2 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
3 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Office
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Google Analytics
2 3 (11.11%) assyst
3 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Support Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Applications Support Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Applications Support
3 8 (29.63%) Service Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Help Desk Support
3 8 (29.63%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Problem Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) E-Commerce
1 13 (48.15%) SOA
1 13 (48.15%) Validation
1 13 (48.15%) Web Analytics
1 13 (48.15%) Analytics
2 12 (44.44%) ITIL
3 9 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 8 (29.63%) Change Control
5 4 (14.81%) ITSM
6 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL V2
8 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.70%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Java
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Citrix
1 13 (48.15%) Software AG
1 13 (48.15%) webMethods
2 11 (40.74%) Google
3 4 (14.81%) NetApp
4 2 (7.41%) Remedy
5 1 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat