The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 22 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 15 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.94% 1.71% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.82% 2.09% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 17
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%
Problem Management
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
170 239 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 78.70% 81.57% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 145 229 376
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Luton

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Luton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Luton

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 14 (73.68%) ITIL
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) J2EE
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) UNIX
2 7 (36.84%) HPUX
2 7 (36.84%) Solaris
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (36.84%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) JMS
2 7 (36.84%) SOA
2 7 (36.84%) WebLogic Portal
2 7 (36.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (36.84%) Change Management
2 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity
2 7 (36.84%) FMCG
2 7 (36.84%) HTML5
2 7 (36.84%) CSS3
2 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
1 7 (36.84%) WebLogic Portal
2 5 (26.32%) Liferay
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) JBoss
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) JMeter
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Support Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Service Performance Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Server Support Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Server Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Server Support
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
1 7 (36.84%) J2EE
1 7 (36.84%) CSS
1 7 (36.84%) Web Services
1 7 (36.84%) JMS
1 7 (36.84%) HTML5
1 7 (36.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) FMCG
2 6 (31.58%) Clustering
3 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) HPUX
2 7 (36.84%) Solaris
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (36.84%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) Change Management
2 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity
2 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (36.84%) SOA
3 6 (31.58%) Migration
3 6 (31.58%) ERP
4 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Management
4 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (26.32%) QA
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft