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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 89 84 101
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 3 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 1.12% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.23% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Median salary £33,500 £39,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.10% -25.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Problem Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1039 1216 1185
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.18% 90.88% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 673 818 708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Problem Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (25.00%) 802.11
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) IPsec
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (25.00%) NetScaler

Problem Management
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) 802.11
1 3 (25.00%) BGP
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) HSRP
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
1 3 (25.00%) IPsec
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) MPLS
1 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (25.00%) OSPF
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
1 3 (25.00%) Wireless
1 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Operations Support Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Relationship Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Data Extraction
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cacti
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) Citrix
1 3 (25.00%) F5
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds