The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 44 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 17 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.05% 5.93% 6.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 6.81% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 0
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,200 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +0.50%
Problem Management
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
447 455 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.11% 87.00% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 394 325 243
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Watford

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Watford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Watford

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 29 (87.88%) Oracle
2 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 26 (78.79%) IBM
3 26 (78.79%) Java
4 25 (75.76%) Tomcat
4 25 (75.76%) WebSphere
5 24 (72.73%) LAMP
5 24 (72.73%) Bash Shell
5 24 (72.73%) Apache ServiceMix
5 24 (72.73%) Perl
5 24 (72.73%) MySQL
5 24 (72.73%) WebSphere Application Server
5 24 (72.73%) ITIL
5 24 (72.73%) Unix
5 24 (72.73%) Linux
5 24 (72.73%) Apache
5 24 (72.73%) WebSphere MQ
6 23 (69.70%) MS Office
6 23 (69.70%) FTP
7 17 (51.52%) Windows
8 15 (45.45%) SQL
9 14 (42.42%) AIX
9 14 (42.42%) Solaris
9 14 (42.42%) JDBC
9 14 (42.42%) DB2
10 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (33.33%) VMware
11 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
11 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
11 10 (30.30%) MS Excel

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 25 (75.76%) Tomcat
1 25 (75.76%) WebSphere
2 24 (72.73%) Apache
2 24 (72.73%) Apache ServiceMix
2 24 (72.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (9.09%) Jetty
4 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.06%) IBM Domino
4 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (69.70%) MS Office
2 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) FTP
2 10 (30.30%) DNS
2 10 (30.30%) SSH
2 10 (30.30%) SSL
3 3 (9.09%) HTTP
4 2 (6.06%) DSL
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) MPLS
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (72.73%) MySQL
2 14 (42.42%) DB2
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Analyst
1 15 (45.45%) Support Analyst
2 14 (42.42%) Linux Support
3 13 (39.39%) AIX Support
3 13 (39.39%) Linux Scripter
3 13 (39.39%) SQL Analyst
3 13 (39.39%) SQL Support Analyst
3 13 (39.39%) Unix Analyst
3 13 (39.39%) Unix Scripter
3 13 (39.39%) Unix Support
3 13 (39.39%) Unix Support Analyst
4 11 (33.33%) Administrator
4 11 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (30.30%) Applications Support
6 9 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (24.24%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (24.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (24.24%) Unix Administrator
7 8 (24.24%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (24.24%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) LAMP
1 24 (72.73%) WebSphere MQ
2 14 (42.42%) JDBC
3 3 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Linux
1 24 (72.73%) Unix
2 17 (51.52%) Windows
3 14 (42.42%) AIX
3 14 (42.42%) Solaris
4 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Time Management
3 4 (12.12%) ITSM
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.06%) Coaching
5 2 (6.06%) Identity Management
5 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.06%) Line Management
5 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.03%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 24 (72.73%) Bash Shell
2 24 (72.73%) Perl
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) PHP
4 10 (30.30%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (30.30%) Postfix
2 10 (30.30%) qmail
2 10 (30.30%) Sendmail
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Plesk
2 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Oracle
2 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 26 (78.79%) IBM
4 11 (33.33%) VMware
5 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.09%) Splunk
7 2 (6.06%) Axway
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) Kofax
7 2 (6.06%) Lotus
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix
8 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
8 1 (3.03%) Northgate