The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 122 122 121
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 41 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 1.35% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.61% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 20
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,200 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -
Problem Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2800 3048 2655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.64% 83.71% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1774 2011 1724
Average salary £42,926 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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
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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 -2 19 £46,000 +2.22% 2
Glasgow +19 15 £50,000 +9.58% 1
Aberdeen +20 4 - -
West Lothian -12 1 £27,500 -31.25%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £40,000 -
Problem Management
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Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 45 (57.69%) ITIL
2 37 (47.44%) Finance
3 32 (41.03%) Incident Management
4 30 (38.46%) Oracle
5 26 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (26.92%) Service Management
7 19 (24.36%) SQL
8 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
8 16 (20.51%) Oracle General Ledger
8 16 (20.51%) Oracle EBS R12
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle iProcurement
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle Payables
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle Receivables
9 15 (19.23%) PL/SQL
9 15 (19.23%) Linux
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle Forms
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle Workflow
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (19.23%) Workflow
10 14 (17.95%) Windows
10 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 13 (16.67%) E-business
11 13 (16.67%) Change Management
12 12 (15.38%) ProC
12 12 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
13 10 (12.82%) Line Management
13 10 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 15 (19.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.28%) Lync
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Oracle General Ledger
1 16 (20.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (19.23%) Oracle iProcurement
2 15 (19.23%) Oracle Payables
2 15 (19.23%) Oracle Receivables
2 15 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) SAN
2 4 (5.13%) LDAP
3 2 (2.56%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.56%) SSL
4 1 (1.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (19.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.85%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (15.38%) ProC
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (47.44%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Analyst
2 12 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 9 (11.54%) Team Leader
4 8 (10.26%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (10.26%) DBA
5 6 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Consultant
6 5 (6.41%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) IT Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) UNIX Team Leader
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 3 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Services Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Operations Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Support Specialist
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) J2EE
1 3 (3.85%) JSP
1 3 (3.85%) Servlets
2 1 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.28%) Middleware
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.97%) Mainframe
2 7 (8.97%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.28%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.23%) Linux
2 14 (17.95%) Windows
3 8 (10.26%) AIX
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.69%) UNIX
6 5 (6.41%) Solaris
7 1 (1.28%) zOS
7 1 (1.28%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (57.69%) ITIL
2 32 (41.03%) Incident Management
3 21 (26.92%) Service Management
4 15 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (19.23%) Workflow
5 13 (16.67%) Change Management
5 13 (16.67%) E-business
6 10 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (12.82%) Line Management
7 9 (11.54%) Time Management
8 8 (10.26%) People Management
8 8 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (8.97%) Performance Management
9 7 (8.97%) Supplier Management
10 6 (7.69%) Project Management
10 6 (7.69%) Capacity Management
11 4 (5.13%) Change Control
11 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
12 3 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.36%) SQL
2 15 (19.23%) PL/SQL
3 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.85%) Java
5 2 (2.56%) Perl
5 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) CCNA
1 9 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.69%) Degree
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.85%) HND
3 3 (3.85%) MCSE
4 2 (2.56%) CCNP
4 2 (2.56%) MCTS
5 1 (1.28%) CISSP
5 1 (1.28%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.28%) XenApp
2 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (3.85%) SCOM
2 3 (3.85%) Control-M
2 3 (3.85%) Foglight
3 2 (2.56%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.28%) SCCM
4 1 (1.28%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 30 (38.46%) Oracle
2 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.26%) Cisco
3 8 (10.26%) IBM
4 7 (8.97%) VMware
5 4 (5.13%) Avaya
6 3 (3.85%) CommVault
6 3 (3.85%) Informatica
6 3 (3.85%) NetApp
6 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.85%) Sybase
7 2 (2.56%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) Dell
7 2 (2.56%) EMC
8 1 (1.28%) Intel
8 1 (1.28%) Citrix
8 1 (1.28%) SAP
8 1 (1.28%) CA
8 1 (1.28%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.28%) Dell Compellent
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