The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 30 34
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 14 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 5.24% 6.43% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 6.85% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 8
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.57% -9.52%  
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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 255 321 344
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.51% 93.86% 88.21%
Number of salaries quoted 165 218 213
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £79,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in Luton

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Luton over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 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 Luton region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 30 (61.22%) ITIL
2 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
2 22 (44.90%) Cisco
3 20 (40.82%) DNS
3 20 (40.82%) LAN
3 20 (40.82%) WAN
4 18 (36.73%) Network Management
5 17 (34.69%) SolarWinds
5 17 (34.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 17 (34.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (34.69%) VLAN
5 17 (34.69%) DHCP
5 17 (34.69%) VoIP
5 17 (34.69%) VPN
5 17 (34.69%) FTP
5 17 (34.69%) IPv4
5 17 (34.69%) CCIE
5 17 (34.69%) CCNP
5 17 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (34.69%) Wireless
6 15 (30.61%) Incident Management
7 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (28.57%) SQL
8 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
9 11 (22.45%) Finance
9 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (22.45%) Software Delivery
9 11 (22.45%) SDLC
10 9 (18.37%) Supplier Management
10 9 (18.37%) SLA

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
2 20 (40.82%) DNS
2 20 (40.82%) LAN
2 20 (40.82%) WAN
3 17 (34.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (34.69%) DHCP
3 17 (34.69%) FTP
3 17 (34.69%) IPv4
3 17 (34.69%) VLAN
3 17 (34.69%) VoIP
3 17 (34.69%) VPN
3 17 (34.69%) Wireless
4 5 (10.20%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.08%) DMVPN
5 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) H.323
5 2 (4.08%) IPsec
5 2 (4.08%) ISDN
5 2 (4.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.20%) MySQL
4 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.08%) OLAP
5 2 (4.08%) OLTP
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Applications Support
3 7 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Operations Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Technical Leader
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Network Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Network Operations Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Network Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Support
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Telephony Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Support Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Debian
2 5 (10.20%) Ubuntu
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) ITIL
2 18 (36.73%) Network Management
3 17 (34.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (30.61%) Incident Management
5 11 (22.45%) SDLC
5 11 (22.45%) Software Delivery
6 9 (18.37%) Supplier Management
7 7 (14.29%) DevOps
7 7 (14.29%) High Availability
8 6 (12.24%) ITIL V3
8 6 (12.24%) Logistics
9 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
10 4 (8.16%) BCP
10 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.12%) ITSM
11 3 (6.12%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) C
3 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) CCIE
1 17 (34.69%) CCNP
1 17 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Cisco
2 17 (34.69%) SolarWinds
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.08%) F5
5 2 (4.08%) Mitel
5 2 (4.08%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.04%) webMethods