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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 82 90 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 17 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.49% 0.92% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.11% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 14
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -18.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,150 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +0.37%
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
899 987 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.00% 82.18% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 778 860 635
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Cardiff +9 16 £37,500 +50.00%
Newport +5 1 £30,500 -32.22%
Problem Management
Wales

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 26 (59.09%) ITIL
2 19 (43.18%) Data Centre
3 17 (38.64%) Cisco
3 17 (38.64%) Service Management
4 16 (36.36%) DHCP
4 16 (36.36%) DNS
5 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 14 (31.82%) Finance
5 14 (31.82%) Capacity Management
6 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
6 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
6 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (29.55%) Windows
6 13 (29.55%) Linux
7 12 (27.27%) LAN
7 12 (27.27%) WAN
7 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
7 12 (27.27%) MPLS
7 12 (27.27%) VMware
8 11 (25.00%) Network Management
9 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
10 9 (20.45%) VPLS
10 9 (20.45%) Performance Management
10 9 (20.45%) Wireless
10 9 (20.45%) IPsec
10 9 (20.45%) OSPF
10 9 (20.45%) BGP
10 9 (20.45%) EIGRP
10 9 (20.45%) Service Delivery

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) DHCP
1 16 (36.36%) DNS
2 12 (27.27%) LAN
2 12 (27.27%) MPLS
2 12 (27.27%) WAN
3 9 (20.45%) BGP
3 9 (20.45%) EIGRP
3 9 (20.45%) Firewall
3 9 (20.45%) IPsec
3 9 (20.45%) OSPF
3 9 (20.45%) Spanning Tree
3 9 (20.45%) VPLS
3 9 (20.45%) Wireless
4 8 (18.18%) SAN
4 8 (18.18%) VPN
5 6 (13.64%) IP Telephony
5 6 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Administrator
3 9 (20.45%) Team Leader
4 6 (13.64%) LAN Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 6 (13.64%) Service Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) WAN Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) DBA
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (9.09%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.82%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle Production DBA
6 3 (6.82%) Production DBA
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Supervisor
6 3 (6.82%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.55%) iSeries
4 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
1 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
1 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (20.45%) Unix
4 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.82%) AIX
6 3 (6.82%) Solaris
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) ITIL
2 17 (38.64%) Service Management
3 14 (31.82%) Capacity Management
4 11 (25.00%) Network Management
5 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
6 9 (20.45%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (20.45%) Coaching
6 9 (20.45%) ITSM
6 9 (20.45%) Performance Management
6 9 (20.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (20.45%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (11.36%) Change Management
8 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.36%) Resource Management
9 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.09%) Line Management
10 3 (6.82%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (6.82%) Release Management
10 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.91%) CCNP
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.36%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (6.82%) RHCE
4 3 (6.82%) SCSA
4 3 (6.82%) Sun Certification
5 2 (4.55%) ISEB
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.55%) MCITP
5 2 (4.55%) MCSE
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.55%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) QA
3 2 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.55%) ISO22301
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.45%) vSphere
3 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Cisco
2 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 12 (27.27%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.64%) Avaya
5 5 (11.36%) Citrix
5 5 (11.36%) IBM
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle
7 3 (6.82%) SAP
8 2 (4.55%) HP
9 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.27%) F5