The first table below looks at the demand for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 25 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 125 121 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 48 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.29% 1.31% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.63% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 24
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £28,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £47,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3002 2631 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.72% 80.24% 75.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 1723 1649
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Problem Management
UK

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Scotland

Problem Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 21 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Glasgow -23 10 £45,625 +40.38%
West Lothian - 10 £40,000 - 2
North Lanarkshire -1 3 £45,000 -
Aberdeen +9 1 - - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Problem Management
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Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 41 (56.94%) ITIL
2 31 (43.06%) Finance
3 25 (34.72%) Oracle
4 24 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (26.39%) Systems Analysis
5 19 (26.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 17 (23.61%) Windows
7 16 (22.22%) Service Management
7 16 (22.22%) Change Management
8 14 (19.44%) Oracle EBS
8 14 (19.44%) Oracle Applications
8 14 (19.44%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (19.44%) Statistics
9 12 (16.67%) Billing
9 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 11 (15.28%) General Ledger
10 11 (15.28%) Oracle General Ledger
10 11 (15.28%) Oracle iProcurement
10 11 (15.28%) Cash Management
10 11 (15.28%) Oracle Payables
10 11 (15.28%) Oracle Receivables
10 11 (15.28%) Oracle Cash Management
10 11 (15.28%) Oracle Assets
10 11 (15.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 11 (15.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 10 (13.89%) Service Delivery
12 9 (12.50%) Project Management
12 9 (12.50%) Incident Management
13 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (11.11%) Cisco

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (19.44%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (19.44%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle iProcurement
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Cash Management
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Assets
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.39%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Firewall
2 6 (8.33%) VPN
3 5 (6.94%) LAN
4 4 (5.56%) SAN
5 3 (4.17%) VLAN
5 3 (4.17%) Network Security
5 3 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.78%) VoIP
6 2 (2.78%) WAN
6 2 (2.78%) SSL
7 1 (1.39%) IPv4
7 1 (1.39%) DNS
7 1 (1.39%) DHCP
7 1 (1.39%) WLAN
7 1 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.39%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (43.06%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Billing
3 11 (15.28%) General Ledger
4 7 (9.72%) Banking
5 3 (4.17%) International Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) Support Analyst
3 13 (18.06%) Applications Support
4 10 (13.89%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
6 6 (8.33%) Consultant
6 6 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (8.33%) Incident Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Service Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Service Management Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.56%) IT Support
9 3 (4.17%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Project Leader
9 3 (4.17%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
1 2 (2.78%) Hibernate
1 2 (2.78%) Spring
2 1 (1.39%) Tapestry
2 1 (1.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Statistics
2 4 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.56%) iPad
3 3 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) UNIX
2 6 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.94%) Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Tru64
4 2 (2.78%) AIX
4 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) ITIL
2 24 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (26.39%) Systems Analysis
4 16 (22.22%) Service Management
4 16 (22.22%) Change Management
5 11 (15.28%) Cash Management
6 10 (13.89%) Service Delivery
7 9 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 9 (12.50%) Project Management
8 6 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.94%) Resource Management
9 5 (6.94%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.56%) ITSM
10 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.56%) Supplier Management
10 4 (5.56%) Release Management
10 4 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (2.78%) Perl
3 2 (2.78%) VB
3 2 (2.78%) VB6
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.56%) Degree
3 3 (4.17%) CCNP
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) NVQ Level 4
4 2 (2.78%) HNC
4 2 (2.78%) HND
5 1 (1.39%) MCSE
5 1 (1.39%) MCSA
5 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) SLA
2 4 (5.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.72%) vSphere
3 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.56%) XenApp
5 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.39%) XenServer
6 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCCM
1 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.39%) SCOM
3 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.39%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Oracle
2 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) Cisco
3 8 (11.11%) VMware
4 5 (6.94%) Citrix
5 4 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.17%) BMC
6 3 (4.17%) Juniper
6 3 (4.17%) EMC
6 3 (4.17%) Symantec
7 2 (2.78%) Intel
7 2 (2.78%) HP
7 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.78%) Teradata
7 2 (2.78%) Brocade
8 1 (1.39%) Pega
8 1 (1.39%) F5
8 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.39%) webMethods
8 1 (1.39%) Compaq
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