Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Problem Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem Management over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 142 122
Rank change year-on-year +17 -20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 25 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.99% 0.38% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.41% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 12
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £35,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.85% -29.70% +9.78%
10th Percentile £42,500 £34,625 £42,875
90th Percentile £69,100 £41,850 £54,875
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £35,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +26.76% -13.94% -8.33%

Problem Management 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,341 2,465 2,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.08% 92.88% 93.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,427 1,477 1,358
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,675
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,075
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Problem Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Edinburgh

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in Edinburgh

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Problem Management 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) ITIL
3 9 (36.00%) Service Management
4 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (32.00%) Unix
4 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (32.00%) People Management
5 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (24.00%) Workload Management
5 6 (24.00%) Linux
5 6 (24.00%) VoIP
5 6 (24.00%) Intel
5 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
7 4 (16.00%) Data Science
7 4 (16.00%) Decision-Making
7 4 (16.00%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (16.00%) Analytics
7 4 (16.00%) Big Data
7 4 (16.00%) Line Management
7 4 (16.00%) Coaching
7 4 (16.00%) Workflow
7 4 (16.00%) Billing
7 4 (16.00%) Data Management
8 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (12.00%) Windows
8 3 (12.00%) Banking
8 3 (12.00%) Incident Management

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) nginx
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) VoIP
2 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Billing
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Service Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Analytics Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Data Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Manager
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) ISPF
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Unix
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) VMS
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) Debian
5 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Service Management
3 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (32.00%) People Management
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) Workload Management
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
6 4 (16.00%) Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) Coaching
6 4 (16.00%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (16.00%) Data Management
6 4 (16.00%) Data Science
6 4 (16.00%) Decision-Making
6 4 (16.00%) Line Management
6 4 (16.00%) Workflow
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (4.00%) COBOL
2 1 (4.00%) JCL
2 1 (4.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Firmware
1 2 (8.00%) NFS
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Postfix
2 1 (4.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) PowerCLI
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.00%) vCenter Server
1 2 (8.00%) vMotion
2 1 (4.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Intel
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (8.00%) Dell
3 2 (8.00%) Guidewire
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) IBM