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 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 39 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 8 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.37% 2.69% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 3.21% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 12
Average salary £56,250 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
299 343 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 88.46% 83.86% 79.60%
Number of salaries quoted 256 262 243
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) Incident Management
3 7 (41.18%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) SLA
4 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (11.76%) Akamai

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Problem Manager
2 8 (47.06%) Incident Manager
2 8 (47.06%) Incident & Problem Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Services Director
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery Director
5 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior UI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) Incident Management
3 7 (41.18%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Office Automation
7 1 (5.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) sed
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) WCAG
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Akamai
1 2 (11.76%) F5