Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 101 105
Rank change year-on-year +26 +4 -28
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 26 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.35% 0.95% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 1.08% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 32
Kent median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £34,125 £37,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% -4.55% +3.53%

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 963 1,203 1,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.91% 88.07% 89.48%
Number of salaries quoted 797 1,048 1,547
Kent median annual salary £41,312 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.30% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £62,900
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 15 August 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 15 August 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
West Malling +8 9 £55,000 +15.79%
Chatham - 3 £31,000 -
Maidstone +4 1 £47,500 -
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 20 (76.92%) VPN
1 20 (76.92%) Data Security
1 20 (76.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 19 (73.08%) Finance
3 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (65.38%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (65.38%) Citrix
5 16 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (61.54%) CCIE
5 16 (61.54%) CCNP
5 16 (61.54%) CCNA
5 16 (61.54%) Cisco
5 16 (61.54%) DMZ
5 16 (61.54%) MPLS
5 16 (61.54%) Forcepoint
5 16 (61.54%) LAN
5 16 (61.54%) WLAN
5 16 (61.54%) WAN
5 16 (61.54%) Service Management
5 16 (61.54%) Change Management
5 16 (61.54%) Blue Coat
5 16 (61.54%) Risk Management
5 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (61.54%) Load Balancing
5 16 (61.54%) VLAN
5 16 (61.54%) VPLS
5 16 (61.54%) F5
5 16 (61.54%) NetScaler
5 16 (61.54%) SolarWinds
5 16 (61.54%) Network Architecture

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 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) Intrusion Detection
1 20 (76.92%) VPN
2 16 (61.54%) DMZ
2 16 (61.54%) LAN
2 16 (61.54%) MPLS
2 16 (61.54%) NetScaler
2 16 (61.54%) VLAN
2 16 (61.54%) VPLS
2 16 (61.54%) WAN
2 16 (61.54%) WLAN
3 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) Network Security
3 4 (15.38%) Wireless
3 4 (15.38%) Wireless Security
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
3 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Release Management Support
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Applications Support
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Private Cloud
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) AS400
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) iSeries
4 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Data Security
2 17 (65.38%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (61.54%) Change Management
3 16 (61.54%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (61.54%) Load Balancing
3 16 (61.54%) Network Architecture
3 16 (61.54%) Risk Management
3 16 (61.54%) Service Management
4 8 (30.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 8 (30.77%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (15.38%) Release Management
6 3 (11.54%) Information Management
6 3 (11.54%) ISMS
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Due Diligence
7 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) CCIE
1 16 (61.54%) CCNA
1 16 (61.54%) CCNP
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) GDPR
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) XenApp
1 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Citrix
2 16 (61.54%) Blue Coat
2 16 (61.54%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) F5
2 16 (61.54%) Forcepoint
2 16 (61.54%) SolarWinds
2 16 (61.54%) Zscaler
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) DataCash
4 1 (3.85%) VMware