The first table below looks at the demand for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 28 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 41 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 5 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.49% 0.65% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 0.88% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 12
Average salary £60,000 £40,500 £57,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -29.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £34,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,500 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,775 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.03% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
249 339 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 74.11% 72.90% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 169 206 314
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Middlesex

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) IIS
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) JBoss
2 7 (77.78%) Apache
2 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
2 7 (77.78%) Middleware
2 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
2 7 (77.78%) Riverbed
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (44.44%) Resource Management
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
3 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
3 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) eRoom
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (77.78%) IIS
1 7 (77.78%) Apache
1 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) eRoom
2 4 (44.44%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Back Office
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Operations Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Operations Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Support
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (44.44%) Resource Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
3 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Change Control
4 3 (33.33%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) JBoss
1 7 (77.78%) Riverbed
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) EMC
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) SAP