The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 91 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 7 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.58% 1.49% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.81% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 9
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £29,139
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Problem Management
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
965 829 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.42% 82.41% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 833 701 718
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Problem Management
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in South Wales

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in South Wales

Problem Management
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(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
Cardiff -8 7 £45,000 +42.85%
Problem Management
Wales

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 17 (80.95%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) Service Management
2 12 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 11 (52.38%) Change Management
4 9 (42.86%) Incident Management
5 7 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) Life Science
6 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) ITSM
8 3 (14.29%) Matrix Management
8 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
9 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) Coaching
9 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.52%) People Management
9 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) Banking
9 2 (9.52%) Clustering
9 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
9 2 (9.52%) SQL
9 2 (9.52%) IIS
9 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
9 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Service Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Incident Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Service Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Major Incident Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Supplier Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Life Science
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) Service Management
2 12 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 11 (52.38%) Change Management
4 9 (42.86%) Incident Management
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) ITSM
6 3 (14.29%) Matrix Management
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) People Management
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco