The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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
Kent / West Malling
Rank 26 23 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 1.27% 4.94% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 4.94% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.52%  
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 West Malling with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Malling
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 66 81 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Malling 83.54% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 67 9
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -32.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £77,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Malling 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 West Malling

Problem Management
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in West Malling

Problem Management
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Malling

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 West Malling region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory