Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 118 109
Rank change year-on-year -25 -9 +44
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 8 16 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.73% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.79% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 26
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,500 £50,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.70% +55.38% +1.56%
10th Percentile £34,625 £41,550 £10,000
90th Percentile £40,600 £51,650 £51,375
Scotland median annual salary £36,000 £46,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -22.58% +5.68% +8.64%

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 2,396 2,017 2,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.45% 92.57% 91.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,494 1,354 1,633
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) Remedy
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) JBoss
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) GPRS
2 5 (62.50%) SMS
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) Work Breakdown Structure
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) CGI
4 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016

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 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) GPRS
1 5 (62.50%) SMS
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Finance Systems Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
1 5 (62.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
1 5 (62.50%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Remedy