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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 90 97
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 9 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.83% 1.18% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.44% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 9
Median salary - £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 954 1113 1180
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 87.68% 82.08% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 779 942 990
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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
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 3 months to 25 April 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
Mid Wales - 9 - -
Problem Management
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 25 (83.33%) Service Management
1 25 (83.33%) ITSM
2 16 (53.33%) Degree
3 12 (40.00%) ITIL
4 11 (36.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 9 (30.00%) VMware
7 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
7 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
7 8 (26.67%) SOAP
7 8 (26.67%) Web Services
7 8 (26.67%) XML
7 8 (26.67%) ETL
7 8 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (26.67%) Data Integration
7 8 (26.67%) Business Process Improvement
7 8 (26.67%) REST
8 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (20.00%) MCSE
10 5 (16.67%) Windows
10 5 (16.67%) Change Management
10 5 (16.67%) ITIL V3
11 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
11 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
11 4 (13.33%) Veeam

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 8 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) IaaS
1 3 (10.00%) PaaS
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
1 4 (13.33%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.33%) NAS
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Ant
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Administrator
1 8 (26.67%) BizTalk Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 4 (13.33%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Head of Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL Service Manager
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) IT Change Manager
6 1 (3.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) REST
1 8 (26.67%) SOAP
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
1 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) ITSM
1 25 (83.33%) Service Management
2 12 (40.00%) ITIL
3 11 (36.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 8 (26.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 8 (26.67%) Data Integration
5 8 (26.67%) ETL
6 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
7 5 (16.67%) Change Management
7 5 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 4 (13.33%) Statistics
9 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
9 3 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (10.00%) Release Management
10 2 (6.67%) IT Strategy
10 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 1 (3.33%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) MCSE
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) NetBackup
1 4 (13.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) HP
3 4 (13.33%) Veeam
3 4 (13.33%) Veritas
4 1 (3.33%) Avaya
4 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.33%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Intel
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk