The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 86 86
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 0 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 1.05% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.29% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 10
Median salary - £29,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.32%  
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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 746 1010 980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.16% 81.65% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 640 852 852
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,100 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Problem Management
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in South Wales

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

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 South Wales region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) Incident Management
3 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) Firewall
5 7 (33.33%) Change Management
5 7 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (23.81%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) JBoss
6 5 (23.81%) ITSM
6 5 (23.81%) Service Management
6 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
7 4 (19.05%) F5
7 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
7 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
7 4 (19.05%) Statistics
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) Apache
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (19.05%) DHCP
8 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
8 3 (14.29%) SLA
8 3 (14.29%) WAN
8 3 (14.29%) Unix
8 3 (14.29%) IBM

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (23.81%) JBoss
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) IaaS
1 3 (14.29%) PaaS
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 3 (14.29%) VLAN
5 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (9.52%) MPLS
7 1 (4.76%) NAS
7 1 (4.76%) SAN
7 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) IT Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Availability Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Flex
2 1 (4.76%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) Incident Management
3 7 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (23.81%) ITSM
4 5 (23.81%) Service Management
5 4 (19.05%) Statistics
6 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 3 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Data Privacy
7 2 (9.52%) Data Security
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) F5
3 3 (14.29%) Avaya
3 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 3 (14.29%) IBM
3 3 (14.29%) Intel
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) AppDynamics
4 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk