The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 69 80 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 27 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.10% 1.40% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 1.74% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 10
Average salary £52,500 £31,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.35% -39.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £21,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,550 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +5.26%
Problem Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1023 919 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 79.73% 80.47% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 742 696 529
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Essex

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Essex

Problem Management
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +19 16 £52,500 +23.52%
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 41 (57.75%) ITIL
2 26 (36.62%) Citrix
3 22 (30.99%) MS Exchange
4 21 (29.58%) MS Office
5 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
6 18 (25.35%) Service Management
7 17 (23.94%) Windows
7 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (22.54%) Incident Management
8 16 (22.54%) MS Excel
9 14 (19.72%) Finance
9 14 (19.72%) VoIP
9 14 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (19.72%) Change Control
10 13 (18.31%) Analytics
10 13 (18.31%) Web Analytics
10 13 (18.31%) Software AG
10 13 (18.31%) webMethods
10 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
10 13 (18.31%) SOA
10 13 (18.31%) JBoss
10 13 (18.31%) Java
10 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
10 13 (18.31%) .NET
10 13 (18.31%) IIS
10 13 (18.31%) Validation
11 12 (16.90%) ITIL V3
12 11 (15.49%) Degree
12 11 (15.49%) Google
12 11 (15.49%) Google Analytics

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 22 (30.99%) MS Exchange
2 14 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (18.31%) IIS
3 13 (18.31%) JBoss
4 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (29.58%) MS Office
2 16 (22.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Google Analytics
2 5 (7.04%) assyst
3 2 (2.82%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) VoIP
2 2 (2.82%) VPN
2 2 (2.82%) SAN
2 2 (2.82%) Network Security
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Law
3 2 (2.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Analyst
2 19 (26.76%) Problem Manager
3 16 (22.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 16 (22.54%) Service Analyst
4 13 (18.31%) Applications Support Analyst
4 13 (18.31%) Help Desk Support
4 13 (18.31%) Support Analyst
4 13 (18.31%) Applications Support
5 11 (15.49%) Portfolio Manager
6 10 (14.08%) Project Manager
7 7 (9.86%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (8.45%) Security Manager
8 6 (8.45%) Administrator
9 4 (5.63%) Incident Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Project Support Officer
10 3 (4.23%) Project Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) Security Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) Project Officer
10 3 (4.23%) Project Support Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) Junior Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.31%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (57.75%) ITIL
2 18 (25.35%) Service Management
3 16 (22.54%) Incident Management
4 14 (19.72%) Change Control
5 13 (18.31%) Analytics
5 13 (18.31%) Validation
5 13 (18.31%) Web Analytics
5 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
5 13 (18.31%) SOA
6 12 (16.90%) ITIL V3
7 11 (15.49%) Project Management
8 10 (14.08%) Matrix Management
8 10 (14.08%) Service Delivery
8 10 (14.08%) ITSM
9 8 (11.27%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (9.86%) Change Management
10 7 (9.86%) IT Governance
11 6 (8.45%) Capacity Management
12 4 (5.63%) ITIL V2
12 4 (5.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) Java
1 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.82%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.41%) Python
3 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) MCSA
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
1 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.49%) XenApp
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Puppet
2 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Citrix
2 13 (18.31%) Software AG
2 13 (18.31%) webMethods
3 11 (15.49%) Google
4 10 (14.08%) NetApp
5 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.23%) Remedy
7 2 (2.82%) EMC
8 1 (1.41%) VMware
8 1 (1.41%) Red Hat