The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 77 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 4 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.51% 2.33% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 2.99% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
Problem Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
681 468 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.86% 77.74% 71.16%
Number of salaries quoted 553 430 390
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,646 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Somerset

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Somerset

Problem Management
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Bath -8 4 £37,500 -2.59%
Problem Management
South West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) TickIT
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat