The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 47 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -9
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 44 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.72% 0.53% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.29% 0.67% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 40 5 18
Average salary £52,500 £34,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.41% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £25,600 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
831 895 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 70.25% 79.27% 70.57%
Number of salaries quoted 694 728 721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,616
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Problem Management
East of England

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 July 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 July 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 - 31 £50,000 -
Chelmsford -6 3 £32,500 -4.41%
Brentwood +7 2 - -
Problem Management
East of England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (59.55%) Citrix
2 52 (58.43%) ITIL
3 46 (51.69%) Windows
4 40 (44.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (42.70%) MS Exchange
6 31 (34.83%) XenApp
7 30 (33.71%) NetApp
8 27 (30.34%) ITSM
8 27 (30.34%) Root Cause Analysis
9 26 (29.21%) Active Directory
10 23 (25.84%) ITIL V3
11 21 (23.60%) Exchange Server 2010
11 21 (23.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 21 (23.60%) SAN
12 19 (21.35%) Service Management
12 19 (21.35%) assyst
13 17 (19.10%) MS Office
14 16 (17.98%) Incident Management
15 14 (15.73%) Service Delivery
15 14 (15.73%) Project Management
16 13 (14.61%) Finance
16 13 (14.61%) Matrix Management
17 12 (13.48%) Law
17 12 (13.48%) Remedy
17 12 (13.48%) SQL
18 11 (12.36%) VoIP
18 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
18 11 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007
18 11 (12.36%) Remedy ITSM
18 11 (12.36%) Change Control

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (42.70%) MS Exchange
2 21 (23.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (23.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (19.10%) MS Office
2 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (21.35%) assyst
2 11 (12.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle CRM
3 8 (8.99%) Magento
4 4 (4.49%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.60%) SAN
2 11 (12.36%) VoIP
3 10 (11.24%) DNS
4 1 (1.12%) Internet
4 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 13 (14.61%) Finance
2 12 (13.48%) Law
3 8 (8.99%) Marketing
4 5 (5.62%) Publishing
5 1 (1.12%) Local Government
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) Problem Manager
2 20 (22.47%) Analyst
3 14 (15.73%) Portfolio Manager
4 13 (14.61%) Service Analyst
4 13 (14.61%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (13.48%) Project Manager
6 10 (11.24%) Help Desk Support
7 9 (10.11%) Team Leader
7 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 8 (8.99%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (7.87%) Support Analyst
9 7 (7.87%) ITIL Manager
10 5 (5.62%) Technical Support
10 5 (5.62%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Technical Support Analyst
11 4 (4.49%) Senior Manager
11 4 (4.49%) Service Manager
11 4 (4.49%) Senior Project Manager
11 4 (4.49%) 1st Line Support
11 4 (4.49%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.12%) CSS
2 1 (1.12%) XML
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
2 1 (1.12%) jQuery
2 1 (1.12%) Ajax
2 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.25%) Clustering
3 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (51.69%) Windows
2 40 (44.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (8.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.12%) Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.12%) UNIX
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (58.43%) ITIL
2 27 (30.34%) ITSM
2 27 (30.34%) Root Cause Analysis
3 23 (25.84%) ITIL V3
4 19 (21.35%) Service Management
5 16 (17.98%) Incident Management
6 14 (15.73%) Service Delivery
6 14 (15.73%) Project Management
7 13 (14.61%) Matrix Management
8 11 (12.36%) Change Control
8 11 (12.36%) ITIL V2
9 9 (10.11%) E-Commerce
9 9 (10.11%) IT Governance
9 9 (10.11%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.99%) CRM
10 8 (8.99%) OO
11 7 (7.87%) Capacity Management
11 7 (7.87%) Time Management
12 5 (5.62%) Change Management
13 4 (4.49%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.48%) SQL
2 8 (8.99%) PHP
2 8 (8.99%) Java
3 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.12%) Python
3 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.12%) Perl
3 1 (1.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.12%) OCP
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.12%) MCSE
4 1 (1.12%) MCSA
4 1 (1.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (34.83%) XenApp
2 26 (29.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.12%) SCOM
1 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 53 (59.55%) Citrix
2 30 (33.71%) NetApp
3 12 (13.48%) Remedy
4 10 (11.24%) Oracle
5 8 (8.99%) SAP
5 8 (8.99%) JD Edwards
6 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.74%) EMC
7 4 (4.49%) VMware
7 4 (4.49%) Guidewire
8 1 (1.12%) Red Hat