The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 42 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 3 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.87% 1.12% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.54% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 13
Average salary £60,000 £35,500 £57,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.01% -37.99%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Problem Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
263 260 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 76.45% 72.63% 78.83%
Number of salaries quoted 175 159 315
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SAS
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) eRoom
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Resource Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) SAS
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) eRoom
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Operations Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Resource Management
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) EMC
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Riverbed