Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 39 55
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 -17
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 50 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.28% 5.69% 5.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.96% 6.16% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 47 19 27
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +66.00% -41.18%
10th Percentile £28,804 £33,200 £22,300
90th Percentile £67,000 £58,750 £53,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

Problem-Solving is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 628 584 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 91.41% 92.26% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 426 464 386
Cheltenham median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Cheltenham

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Cheltenham

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, IT jobs citing Problem-Solving also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 18 (36.00%) Windows
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 17 (34.00%) DNS
3 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (26.00%) SQL
5 12 (24.00%) Degree
5 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (22.00%) Linux
6 11 (22.00%) VMware
7 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (18.00%) Windows Server
8 9 (18.00%) .NET
8 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (16.00%) Cisco
9 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.00%) Oracle
9 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
9 8 (16.00%) Azure
10 7 (14.00%) JIRA
10 7 (14.00%) Coaching
10 7 (14.00%) Bitbucket
10 7 (14.00%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (14.00%) Feasibility Study
10 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
10 7 (14.00%) ITIL
10 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
10 7 (14.00%) HTTP
10 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.00%) CMS
2 6 (12.00%) Confluence
2 6 (12.00%) Drupal
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) JBoss
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.00%) SAS
3 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Azure
2 6 (12.00%) AWS
2 6 (12.00%) Office 365
3 4 (8.00%) Power Platform
4 3 (6.00%) SaaS
5 2 (4.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) DNS
2 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.00%) HTTP
4 6 (12.00%) DHCP
5 5 (10.00%) Firewall
5 5 (10.00%) VPN
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco Firepower
6 4 (8.00%) OpenVPN
6 4 (8.00%) SAN
6 4 (8.00%) tcpdump
6 4 (8.00%) VLAN
6 4 (8.00%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.00%) MPLS
7 1 (2.00%) Skype
7 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) MySQL
3 5 (10.00%) QlikView
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.00%) Power BI
5 3 (6.00%) Big Data
6 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.00%) Spotfire
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Bitbucket
1 7 (14.00%) JIRA
2 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (4.00%) InstallShield
5 2 (4.00%) WiX
6 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket Server
6 1 (2.00%) git-flow
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Publishing
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Project Control Officer
4 5 (10.00%) Project Officer
5 4 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior IT Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Data Insight Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (6.00%) HTML
3 3 (6.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) Angular 2
4 2 (4.00%) Java EE
4 2 (4.00%) jQuery
4 2 (4.00%) JSON
4 2 (4.00%) Middleware
4 2 (4.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (4.00%) WCF
4 2 (4.00%) WPF
4 2 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Cyberattack
3 4 (8.00%) Blog
4 2 (4.00%) CCTV
4 2 (4.00%) Cloud Native
4 2 (4.00%) PKI
4 2 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) PMI
5 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Linux
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.00%) CentOS
5 4 (8.00%) Debian
5 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (14.00%) Coaching
3 7 (14.00%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (14.00%) Feasibility Study
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (14.00%) ITIL
3 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.00%) Analytics
4 6 (12.00%) Content Management
4 6 (12.00%) CRM
4 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (12.00%) IT Governance
4 6 (12.00%) IT Strategy
4 6 (12.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (12.00%) Project Management
4 6 (12.00%) Service Management
4 6 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.00%) C#
2 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.00%) Python
3 2 (4.00%) C
3 2 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.00%) CCNP
5 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.00%) CISSP
7 2 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (2.00%) CCNA
8 1 (2.00%) CISM
8 1 (2.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.00%) MCP
8 1 (2.00%) MCSE
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.00%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.00%) SANS
8 1 (2.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) PMO
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (4.00%) RMADS
4 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (2.00%) QA
4 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) Docker
3 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) EnCase
1 4 (8.00%) Suricata
2 2 (4.00%) Ansible
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (2.00%) Oozie
3 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) VMware
2 8 (16.00%) Cisco
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) Atlassian
3 6 (12.00%) MuleSoft
3 6 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (10.00%) Splunk
4 5 (10.00%) Tableau
5 4 (8.00%) Arista
5 4 (8.00%) LogRhythm
5 4 (8.00%) NetWitness
5 4 (8.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (4.00%) Cognos
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.00%) Telerik