The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 52 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 22 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.78% 0.95% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.60% +1.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
496 251 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 85.22% 79.68% 77.68%
Number of salaries quoted 350 183 182
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Problem Management
Hertfordshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 34 (85.00%) ITIL
2 32 (80.00%) Finance
2 32 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 32 (80.00%) Retail
3 31 (77.50%) E-Commerce
4 22 (55.00%) Windows
4 22 (55.00%) IBM
5 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
5 21 (52.50%) Middleware
5 21 (52.50%) AIX
5 21 (52.50%) Solaris
5 21 (52.50%) Linux
5 21 (52.50%) HTTP
5 21 (52.50%) Tomcat
5 21 (52.50%) UNIX
5 21 (52.50%) DB2
5 21 (52.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 21 (52.50%) IIS
5 21 (52.50%) MS Office
5 21 (52.50%) Java
5 21 (52.50%) SQL
5 21 (52.50%) J2EE
5 21 (52.50%) Oracle
5 21 (52.50%) IBM HTTP Server
5 21 (52.50%) WebSphere
6 20 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 20 (50.00%) Perl
6 20 (50.00%) JDBC
6 20 (50.00%) MQSeries
6 20 (50.00%) FTP

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 21 (52.50%) Tomcat
1 21 (52.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 21 (52.50%) IIS
1 21 (52.50%) IBM HTTP Server
1 21 (52.50%) WebSphere
2 20 (50.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.50%) iPlanet
3 1 (2.50%) Tuxedo
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 21 (52.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) HTTP
2 20 (50.00%) FTP
3 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 32 (80.00%) Finance
1 32 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 32 (80.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Analyst
2 19 (47.50%) Support Analyst
2 19 (47.50%) Operations Support Analyst
2 19 (47.50%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Support Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Administrator
6 1 (2.50%) Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Desktop Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) Middleware
1 21 (52.50%) J2EE
2 20 (50.00%) JDBC
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.50%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) AIX
2 21 (52.50%) Solaris
2 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) zOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) ITIL
2 31 (77.50%) E-Commerce
3 15 (37.50%) Service Management
4 12 (30.00%) Change Management
5 8 (20.00%) Project Management
5 8 (20.00%) Release Management
5 8 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.50%) Migration
9 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.50%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Java
1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 20 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 20 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.50%) MCTS
3 1 (2.50%) MCITP
3 1 (2.50%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.50%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) IBM
2 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (52.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (2.50%) NetIQ
4 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) CA
4 1 (2.50%) Lotus
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase
4 1 (2.50%) VMware