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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 44 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 4 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.09% 3.11% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 4.02% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 5
Average salary - £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
268 373 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 73.02% 77.23% 78.50%
Number of salaries quoted 215 304 337
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) RHCE
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Back Office
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Back Office
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Incident & Problem Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (25.00%) SAP