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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 44 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 10 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.92% 3.72% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 4.42% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 13
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
277 294 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 80.76% 84.24% 75.54%
Number of salaries quoted 185 271 266
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 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 22 October 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Luton

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) ERP
3 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 6 (27.27%) Migration
4 6 (27.27%) QA
5 5 (22.73%) Change Control
5 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (22.73%) Liferay
5 5 (22.73%) Selenium
5 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
5 5 (22.73%) Performance Management
5 5 (22.73%) JMeter
5 5 (22.73%) Finance
5 5 (22.73%) JBoss
5 5 (22.73%) Apache
5 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
5 5 (22.73%) IIS
6 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) J2EE
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) HPUX
6 4 (18.18%) Solaris
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (22.73%) Liferay
1 5 (22.73%) JBoss
1 5 (22.73%) Apache
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
1 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Selenium
1 5 (22.73%) JMeter
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Support Specialist
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Applications Specialist
3 5 (22.73%) Applications Support
4 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Service Performance Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Service Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Major Incident Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Service Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) J2EE
1 4 (18.18%) JMS
1 4 (18.18%) CSS3
1 4 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) FMCG
3 3 (13.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) HPUX
2 4 (18.18%) Solaris
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) ERP
3 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 6 (27.27%) Migration
4 5 (22.73%) Change Control
4 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
4 5 (22.73%) Performance Management
5 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
2 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix