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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 69 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.51% 0.88% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.11% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £62,500 £26,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+135.84% -24.82%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%
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
494 542 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.59% 79.59% 81.57%
Number of salaries quoted 441 467 477
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Yeovil - 2 £62,500 -
Bath +6 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Problem Management
South West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) TickIT
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Service Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Build Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) TickIT
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat