The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 47 66 65
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 13 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.33% 2.02% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.28% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 13
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.77% +30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £46,250 £65,000
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 491 659 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 87.84% 88.58% 88.20%
Number of salaries quoted 417 485 585
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in Northamptonshire

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Northamptonshire

Problem Management
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +14 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Kettering - 5 £32,500 -
Problem Management
East Midlands

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 24 (51.06%) ITIL
2 20 (42.55%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (40.43%) DNS
4 18 (38.30%) SQL
4 18 (38.30%) CCNP
5 17 (36.17%) IPv4
5 17 (36.17%) CCIE
5 17 (36.17%) Cisco
5 17 (36.17%) FTP
5 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
5 17 (36.17%) VPN
5 17 (36.17%) LAN
5 17 (36.17%) VoIP
5 17 (36.17%) WAN
5 17 (36.17%) DHCP
5 17 (36.17%) Wireless
5 17 (36.17%) VLAN
5 17 (36.17%) SolarWinds
5 17 (36.17%) Network Management
5 17 (36.17%) Test Strategy
5 17 (36.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (31.91%) Functional Testing
6 15 (31.91%) Load Testing
6 15 (31.91%) IBM
7 14 (29.79%) ISEB
7 14 (29.79%) ISTQB
8 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (14.89%) ITIL V3
10 6 (12.77%) SDLC
11 5 (10.64%) Finance

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) Apache Solr
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) DNS
2 17 (36.17%) Cisco Nexus
2 17 (36.17%) DHCP
2 17 (36.17%) FTP
2 17 (36.17%) IPv4
2 17 (36.17%) LAN
2 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
2 17 (36.17%) VLAN
2 17 (36.17%) VoIP
2 17 (36.17%) VPN
2 17 (36.17%) WAN
2 17 (36.17%) Wireless
3 4 (8.51%) Firewall
4 2 (4.26%) DMVPN
4 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.26%) H.323
4 2 (4.26%) IPsec
4 2 (4.26%) ISDN
4 2 (4.26%) WLAN
5 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
1 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Quality Manager
1 15 (31.91%) Test Manager
2 13 (27.66%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Network Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Technical Leader
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Network Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Network Operations Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Operations Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Network Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Telephony Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Service Transition Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Transition Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Velocity
2 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.26%) J2EE
2 2 (4.26%) JMS
2 2 (4.26%) JPA
2 2 (4.26%) REST
2 2 (4.26%) SOAP
2 2 (4.26%) Spring
2 2 (4.26%) Spring Boot
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) EPoS
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
1 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) ITIL
2 17 (36.17%) Network Management
2 17 (36.17%) Test Strategy
3 15 (31.91%) Functional Testing
3 15 (31.91%) Load Testing
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL V3
5 6 (12.77%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.38%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.38%) Coaching
8 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.38%) Information Security
8 3 (6.38%) ITSM
8 3 (6.38%) Planning and Forecasting
8 3 (6.38%) Project Management
8 3 (6.38%) Test Management
8 3 (6.38%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) COBOL
3 1 (2.13%) JCL
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (38.30%) CCNP
3 17 (36.17%) CCIE
4 14 (29.79%) ISEB
4 14 (29.79%) ISTQB
5 4 (8.51%) Degree
6 3 (6.38%) CCNA
6 3 (6.38%) MCSE
6 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Cisco
1 17 (36.17%) SolarWinds
2 15 (31.91%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.26%) Citrix
4 2 (4.26%) F5
4 2 (4.26%) hybris
4 2 (4.26%) Mitel
4 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
4 2 (4.26%) TOWER Software
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.13%) webMethods