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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 75 73 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 30 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.47% 2.40% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 2.83% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 26
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £44,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,150 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +0.37%
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
1065 1096 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 87.73% 84.96% 85.35%
Number of salaries quoted 786 879 639
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 - 11 £60,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £60,000 -
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 42 (91.30%) ITIL
2 22 (47.83%) Service Management
3 17 (36.96%) ITSM
3 17 (36.96%) Change Control
4 14 (30.43%) Finance
4 14 (30.43%) Windows
5 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
5 13 (28.26%) Citrix
6 12 (26.09%) MS Office
7 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
7 11 (23.91%) Incident Management
7 11 (23.91%) IT Governance
7 11 (23.91%) NetApp
7 11 (23.91%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (23.91%) Release Management
7 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (23.91%) XenApp
7 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
8 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
8 10 (21.74%) SLA
9 9 (19.57%) assyst
9 9 (19.57%) Change Management
10 8 (17.39%) Law
11 7 (15.22%) Time Management
12 6 (13.04%) Performance Metrics
12 6 (13.04%) ITIL V2
12 6 (13.04%) Remedy ITSM
12 6 (13.04%) SAN

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.35%) SAS
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (19.57%) assyst
2 6 (13.04%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (4.35%) Infor SunSystems
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) SAN
2 3 (6.52%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Law
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Service Manager
2 11 (23.91%) Applications Support
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL Manager
2 11 (23.91%) Problem Manager
3 10 (21.74%) Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) ITIL Problem Manager
5 8 (17.39%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 8 (17.39%) Incident Manager
6 7 (15.22%) Service Desk Manager
7 6 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (13.04%) IT Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) IT Support
7 6 (13.04%) ITIL Incident Manager
7 6 (13.04%) Service Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Support
8 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (6.52%) CMDB
3 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
2 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (91.30%) ITIL
2 22 (47.83%) Service Management
3 17 (36.96%) Change Control
3 17 (36.96%) ITSM
4 11 (23.91%) Incident Management
4 11 (23.91%) IT Governance
4 11 (23.91%) Release Management
4 11 (23.91%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
5 9 (19.57%) Change Management
6 7 (15.22%) Time Management
7 6 (13.04%) ITIL V2
8 5 (10.87%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
9 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.35%) People Management
11 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) MCP
3 2 (4.35%) MCTS
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) XenApp
2 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Citrix
2 11 (23.91%) NetApp
3 6 (13.04%) Remedy
4 3 (6.52%) EMC
5 2 (4.35%) Infor
5 2 (4.35%) Mitel
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow