Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 113 106
Rank change year-on-year +18 -7 +28
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 44 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.29% 1.40% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 1.54% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 25
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £33,934 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.24% -3.05% -17.65%
10th Percentile £36,201 £29,405 £25,750
90th Percentile £50,550 £45,335 £49,200
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,765 1,942 2,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.93% 90.88% 85.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,439 1,639 1,938
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Wales

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in Wales

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Wales over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Wales

Problem Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Mid Wales -10 26 - -
South Wales +18 13 £42,500 +33.18% 1
West Wales +9 5 £48,500 +21.25%
Problem Management
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 41 (93.18%) ITIL
2 33 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 31 (70.45%) Service Management
4 29 (65.91%) Degree
5 27 (61.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 27 (61.36%) ITIL Certification
5 27 (61.36%) ITSM
5 27 (61.36%) Windows
5 27 (61.36%) Windows Server
6 26 (59.09%) Decision-Making
7 25 (56.82%) Active Directory
7 25 (56.82%) Management Information System
8 24 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (50.00%) Hyper-V
10 21 (47.73%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (47.73%) DNS
11 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
11 20 (45.45%) HP
12 19 (43.18%) VMware
12 19 (43.18%) Service Delivery
13 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
14 17 (38.64%) SLA
14 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (38.64%) User Experience
14 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (38.64%) TOGAF
15 16 (36.36%) Runbook
16 14 (31.82%) Proactive Management
16 14 (31.82%) MCITP
17 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (13.64%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (20.45%) Office 365
3 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (9.09%) Mimecast
5 2 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) DNS
2 10 (22.73%) DHCP
3 6 (13.64%) LAN
3 6 (13.64%) SAN
3 6 (13.64%) WAN
4 4 (9.09%) Wireless
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (4.55%) Firewall
6 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
6 2 (4.55%) NAS
6 2 (4.55%) VPN
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.64%) Automotive
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Analyst
1 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (22.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Senior Solutions Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Solutions Analyst
3 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Collaboration Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Developer
4 2 (4.55%) Service Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.27%) IT Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (2.27%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.27%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow Developer
5 1 (2.27%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) CSS
1 10 (22.73%) HTML
2 9 (20.45%) XML
3 2 (4.55%) SAML
4 1 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) Ajax
4 1 (2.27%) COM
4 1 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (56.82%) Management Information System
2 21 (47.73%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (38.64%) User Experience
4 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (11.36%) Clustering
5 5 (11.36%) PKI
5 5 (11.36%) Replication
6 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
6 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
6 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
1 27 (61.36%) Windows Server
2 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (93.18%) ITIL
2 33 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 31 (70.45%) Service Management
4 27 (61.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 27 (61.36%) ITSM
5 26 (59.09%) Decision-Making
6 19 (43.18%) Service Delivery
7 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (38.64%) TOGAF
8 16 (36.36%) Runbook
9 14 (31.82%) Proactive Management
10 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (27.27%) Data Protection
11 9 (20.45%) Business Analysis
11 9 (20.45%) Business Process Improvement
11 9 (20.45%) Process Improvement
12 8 (18.18%) IT Strategy
13 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
14 6 (13.64%) Business Continuity
14 6 (13.64%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 10 (22.73%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) C#
3 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) Degree
2 27 (61.36%) ITIL Certification
3 24 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (31.82%) MCITP
5 10 (22.73%) MCSA
6 3 (6.82%) CCNA
6 3 (6.82%) CCNP
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.55%) MCSE
8 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (38.64%) SLA
2 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (56.82%) Active Directory
2 22 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (11.36%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.55%) Shibboleth
6 2 (4.55%) vSphere
7 1 (2.27%) XenApp
7 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) NetBackup
2 9 (20.45%) SCOM
2 9 (20.45%) SCOrch
3 4 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (9.09%) SCCM
3 4 (9.09%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) HP
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 19 (43.18%) VMware
3 11 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 11 (25.00%) Oracle
3 11 (25.00%) Veeam
4 10 (22.73%) Veritas
5 6 (13.64%) Cisco
6 5 (11.36%) Citrix
7 3 (6.82%) F5
7 3 (6.82%) Infoblox
7 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow