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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 89 90 86
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 21 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.33% 1.02% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.21% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 2
Average salary £46,000 £32,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £32,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £45,000 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1390 1242 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.25% 84.60% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 881 819 639
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 28 August 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 8 (29.63%) Service Management
3 8 (29.63%) Supplier Management
4 7 (25.93%) IBM Mainframe
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (25.93%) Finance
4 7 (25.93%) IBM
5 5 (18.52%) Banking
5 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
7 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) SAN
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (7.41%) SLA
8 2 (7.41%) Replication
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
8 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Line Management
8 2 (7.41%) Change Control
8 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (3.70%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Service Manager
2 6 (22.22%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) IT Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Storage Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 7 (25.93%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (29.63%) Supplier Management
2 8 (29.63%) Service Management
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) CISSP
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) NFS
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) NetApp