Period
to 22 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 67 86
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 13 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.69% 1.92% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 2.09% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 22
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -22.73% +57.14%
10th Percentile £48,750 £27,400 £31,425
90th Percentile £56,250 £45,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%

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 699 812 1,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 91.13% 91.75% 90.36%
Number of salaries quoted 583 687 972
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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
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 February 2020. 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
Tunbridge Wells +11 12 £52,500 +123.40%
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 13 (100.00%) DevOps
1 13 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (92.31%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (92.31%) Azure Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Visual Studio Team System
2 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) TeamCity
2 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
2 12 (92.31%) Azure
2 12 (92.31%) AWS
2 12 (92.31%) DFS Replication
2 12 (92.31%) JSON
2 12 (92.31%) SCCM
2 12 (92.31%) Office 365
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall

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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) AWS
1 12 (92.31%) Azure
1 12 (92.31%) Azure Active Directory
1 12 (92.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
1 12 (92.31%) Octopus Deploy
1 12 (92.31%) TeamCity
1 12 (92.31%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Senior Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Applications Support
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
1 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
1 13 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
1 12 (92.31%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet