The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 84 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 15 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.12% 0.65% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.77% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 13
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,050 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £45,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1094 1175 1008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.52% 84.35% 82.83%
Number of salaries quoted 930 977 851
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Wales

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Wales

Problem Management
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
South Wales +14 13 £43,750 -2.77%
North Wales - 2 £27,500 -
Problem Management
UK

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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 18 (48.65%) Service Management
2 17 (45.95%) ITIL
3 14 (37.84%) Incident Management
4 13 (35.14%) SLA
5 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
6 10 (27.03%) Cisco
6 10 (27.03%) DHCP
6 10 (27.03%) DNS
6 10 (27.03%) Windows
6 10 (27.03%) Linux
6 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (27.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (27.03%) VMware
6 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
7 9 (24.32%) Unix
8 8 (21.62%) Change Management
8 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
8 8 (21.62%) Finance
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle
10 6 (16.22%) SQL
10 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
10 6 (16.22%) VPN
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.22%) Citrix
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (16.22%) Avaya
10 6 (16.22%) SAN
10 6 (16.22%) Financial Institution
10 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the 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 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) DHCP
1 10 (27.03%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) IP Telephony
2 6 (16.22%) SAN
2 6 (16.22%) VPN
2 6 (16.22%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (10.81%) BGP
3 4 (10.81%) EIGRP
3 4 (10.81%) IPsec
3 4 (10.81%) LAN
3 4 (10.81%) MPLS
3 4 (10.81%) OSPF
3 4 (10.81%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (10.81%) VPLS
3 4 (10.81%) WAN
3 4 (10.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Financial Institution
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Games
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Administrator
2 6 (16.22%) Applications Support
2 6 (16.22%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Service Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Supervisor
5 3 (8.11%) Service Transition Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Transition Manager
6 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Customer Services Manager
6 2 (5.41%) DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Production DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Service Operations Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Derivative
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.70%) CMDB
4 1 (2.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
1 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
1 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (24.32%) Unix
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Service Management
2 17 (45.95%) ITIL
3 14 (37.84%) Incident Management
4 10 (27.03%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Change Management
6 6 (16.22%) Coaching
6 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (16.22%) Performance Management
6 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) Capacity Management
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (10.81%) Network Management
8 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.11%) ITSM
9 3 (8.11%) Service Design
9 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
10 2 (5.41%) Information Security
10 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) CCNP
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco
1 10 (27.03%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle
4 6 (16.22%) Avaya
4 6 (16.22%) Citrix
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.11%) SAP
5 3 (8.11%) Sun
6 1 (2.70%) IBM