The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 106 95 86
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.63% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.76% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £41,365 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £89,000 £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%
Problem Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1180 1180 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.69% 82.58% 83.40%
Number of salaries quoted 790 764 629
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,320 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) COBOL
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) International Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) Change Control
8 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (8.33%) Statistics
8 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (8.33%) Retail
8 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
8 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (8.33%) Coaching

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (8.33%) CICS
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WLAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) International Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Applications Support
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) F5