The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
South West > Somerset
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 70 64
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 12 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.73% 1.06% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.20% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £29,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.55% +16.00%  
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,300 £21,625
90th Percentile £43,750 £29,900 £27,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.05% -4.00%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 633 585 502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 91.34% 88.24% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2046 2343 1769
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -  
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,039 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Somerset

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in Somerset

Problem Management
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Taunton +9 10 - -
Bath - 2 £42,500 -
Problem Management
South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 18 (90.00%) Incident Management
2 10 (50.00%) Service Management
2 10 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (50.00%) SDLC
3 9 (45.00%) DevOps
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) TeamCity
4 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (35.00%) Puppet
4 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (35.00%) Docker
4 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Presales
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (5.00%) ATG
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Middleware
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (5.00%) Unix
6 1 (5.00%) SQL

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (5.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Applications Support
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Operations Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Support
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Incident Management
2 10 (50.00%) SDLC
2 10 (50.00%) Service Management
2 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (45.00%) DevOps
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (10.00%) Presales
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) ATG