The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 78 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 12 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.11% 1.40% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.77% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £31,250 £33,995 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.07% +51.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
Problem Management
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
872 733 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.89% 79.16% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 623 621 557
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) HP
2 9 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 8 (33.33%) Service Management
3 8 (33.33%) Legal
4 7 (29.17%) Remedy
5 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (25.00%) EMC
5 6 (25.00%) SAN
5 6 (25.00%) SLA
5 6 (25.00%) Windows
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) CMDB
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) Change Management
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) Banking
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.67%) NetApp
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (8.33%) SSH
9 2 (8.33%) VLAN

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) H.323
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) SSH
2 2 (8.33%) VLAN
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) SMTP
2 2 (8.33%) FTP
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
General
1 8 (33.33%) Legal
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Service Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Client Services Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Problem Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Incident Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Incident & Problem Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Voice Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Major Incident Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Head of Service Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) CMDB
3 2 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) HPUX
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 8 (33.33%) Service Management
4 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Workforce Management Optimization
6 2 (8.33%) Time Management
6 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (4.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VBScript
1 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
2 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (8.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.17%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) HP
2 7 (29.17%) Remedy
3 6 (25.00%) EMC
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (8.33%) Avaya
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) Dell