Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 98 97
Rank change year-on-year +34 -1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 27 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.61% 0.78% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 0.88% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 33
Kent median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +21.43% -9.09%
10th Percentile £29,300 £28,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,125 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +28.21% -11.36% -2.22%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 917 1,130 1,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 88.77% 88.70% 89.14%
Number of salaries quoted 784 977 1,374
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.19% +4.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Kent

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in Kent

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Kent over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Kent

Problem Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Kent region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 14 £41,750 -
West Malling +1 3 £65,000 +85.71%
Maidstone -7 3 £47,500 +13.77%
Tunbridge Wells +6 1 £23,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £31,000 -
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Kent region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) ITIL
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Banking
4 8 (29.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
4 8 (29.63%) Fintech
5 7 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (25.93%) VPN
5 7 (25.93%) Data Security
5 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
6 6 (22.22%) SLA
6 6 (22.22%) Release Management
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (14.81%) Windows
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
8 4 (14.81%) LAN
8 4 (14.81%) Firewall
8 4 (14.81%) Wireless
8 4 (14.81%) Network Security
8 4 (14.81%) Wireless Security
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.81%) GDPR
8 4 (14.81%) Due Diligence
9 3 (11.11%) Zscaler
9 3 (11.11%) Private Cloud

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.41%) IaaS
3 2 (7.41%) PaaS
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (25.93%) VPN
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) LAN
2 4 (14.81%) Network Security
2 4 (14.81%) Wireless
2 4 (14.81%) Wireless Security
3 3 (11.11%) DMZ
3 3 (11.11%) MPLS
3 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 3 (11.11%) VLAN
3 3 (11.11%) VPLS
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) WLAN
4 2 (7.41%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) PABX
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Support Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Systems Support
3 6 (22.22%) Systems Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Fintech
2 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.11%) Private Cloud
5 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.70%) AS400
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
3 7 (25.93%) Data Security
4 6 (22.22%) Release Management
5 4 (14.81%) Due Diligence
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) Information Management
6 3 (11.11%) ISMS
6 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 3 (11.11%) Network Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (11.11%) CCIE
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
2 3 (11.11%) CCNP
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
2 4 (14.81%) GDPR
3 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) Citrix
2 3 (11.11%) F5
2 3 (11.11%) Forcepoint
2 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 3 (11.11%) Zscaler
3 1 (3.70%) DataCash
3 1 (3.70%) IBM