The first table below looks at the demand for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 179 165 155
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 43 65 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 1.22% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.69% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 64
Average salary £60,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.84% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £32,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4247 3853 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.30% 72.38% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3019 2903 3756
Average salary £48,500 £45,600 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.35% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Berkshire

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Problem Management
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -19 26 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Bracknell +15 5 £32,500 - 1
Slough -5 4 £40,500 -14.73%
Wokingham - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £74,000 -
Problem Management
South East

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management.

1 63 (51.64%) ITIL
2 47 (38.52%) DNS
3 36 (29.51%) Windows
4 30 (24.59%) Linux
4 30 (24.59%) HTTP
5 29 (23.77%) SMTP
6 28 (22.95%) SLA
6 28 (22.95%) Active Directory
7 27 (22.13%) Service Management
7 27 (22.13%) VMware
8 26 (21.31%) MS Office
9 24 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (18.85%) Telecoms
11 22 (18.03%) Finance
11 22 (18.03%) Cisco
11 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
12 21 (17.21%) Service Delivery
12 21 (17.21%) Root Cause Analysis
12 21 (17.21%) Degree
13 20 (16.39%) Firewall
13 20 (16.39%) Perl
14 17 (13.93%) Citrix
14 17 (13.93%) Computer Science
14 17 (13.93%) Security Cleared
15 16 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 16 (13.11%) Red Hat
16 15 (12.30%) Project Management
16 15 (12.30%) TCP/IP
16 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
17 13 (10.66%) Apache

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (10.66%) Apache
2 11 (9.02%) IIS
3 5 (4.10%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.82%) SAS
5 1 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (21.31%) MS Office
2 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) SaaS
2 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (38.52%) DNS
2 30 (24.59%) HTTP
3 29 (23.77%) SMTP
4 20 (16.39%) Firewall
5 15 (12.30%) TCP/IP
6 13 (10.66%) TELNET
7 12 (9.84%) SAN
8 10 (8.20%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (6.56%) SSH
9 8 (6.56%) FWSM
9 8 (6.56%) NAS
9 8 (6.56%) BGP
9 8 (6.56%) DHCP
10 7 (5.74%) SNMP
10 7 (5.74%) FTP
10 7 (5.74%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (5.74%) BIG-IP
11 6 (4.92%) VLAN
11 6 (4.92%) MPLS
11 6 (4.92%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.66%) MySQL
1 13 (10.66%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.64%) MS Access
2 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (10.66%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (18.85%) Telecoms
2 22 (18.03%) Finance
3 4 (3.28%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (19.67%) Problem Manager
2 10 (8.20%) Support Engineer
3 9 (7.38%) Operations Manager
3 9 (7.38%) Analyst
3 9 (7.38%) Platform Engineer
4 8 (6.56%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (6.56%) Server Engineer
4 8 (6.56%) Network Engineer
4 8 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (5.74%) IT Operations Manager
6 6 (4.92%) Perl Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Python Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Consultant
7 5 (4.10%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Windows Server Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) UNIX Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.66%) SOAP
1 13 (10.66%) RESTful
2 1 (0.82%) CSS
2 1 (0.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.93%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.66%) Open Source
3 11 (9.02%) Management Information System
4 10 (8.20%) Client/Server
5 6 (4.92%) Clustering
6 4 (3.28%) CMDB
7 3 (2.46%) Handset
7 3 (2.46%) Grid Computing
7 3 (2.46%) Firmware
7 3 (2.46%) Statistics
8 1 (0.82%) PMI
8 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.82%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.82%) iPhone
8 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (29.51%) Windows
2 30 (24.59%) Linux
3 16 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (10.66%) UNIX
4 13 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (7.38%) Solaris
7 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.10%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.10%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.28%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.28%) AIX
9 4 (3.28%) HPUX
10 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (51.64%) ITIL
2 27 (22.13%) Service Management
3 21 (17.21%) Service Delivery
3 21 (17.21%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (12.30%) Project Management
5 13 (10.66%) Product Management
6 12 (9.84%) Incident Management
6 12 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (9.02%) Load Balancing
8 10 (8.20%) Capacity Management
8 10 (8.20%) OO
9 8 (6.56%) Supplier Management
9 8 (6.56%) Business Continuity
9 8 (6.56%) Change Control
9 8 (6.56%) Budget Control
9 8 (6.56%) Change Management
9 8 (6.56%) Server Monitoring
10 7 (5.74%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (4.92%) Release Management
11 6 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.39%) Perl
2 13 (10.66%) Python
2 13 (10.66%) PHP
2 13 (10.66%) C++
3 11 (9.02%) SQL
4 10 (8.20%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.74%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.64%) VBScript
6 2 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (17.21%) Degree
2 17 (13.93%) Security Cleared
3 13 (10.66%) SC Cleared
4 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (9.02%) MCSE
5 10 (8.20%) CCNP
5 10 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (7.38%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (7.38%) MCITP
7 8 (6.56%) CCIE
8 6 (4.92%) CCNA
9 5 (4.10%) RHCE
9 5 (4.10%) SCSA
10 4 (3.28%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.28%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (3.28%) MCP
10 4 (3.28%) A+ Certification
11 3 (2.46%) CCDP
11 3 (2.46%) MCSA
12 2 (1.64%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (22.95%) SLA
2 10 (8.20%) QA
3 5 (4.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (22.95%) Active Directory
2 24 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.66%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.74%) ISA Server
5 6 (4.92%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.28%) vSphere
7 3 (2.46%) NLBS
8 2 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.64%) XenServer
9 1 (0.82%) XenApp
9 1 (0.82%) VMFS
9 1 (0.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (6.56%) WSUS
1 8 (6.56%) SCCM
2 7 (5.74%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.28%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (3.28%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (3.28%) DameWare
4 2 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 27 (22.13%) VMware
2 22 (18.03%) Cisco
2 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.93%) Citrix
4 16 (13.11%) Red Hat
5 13 (10.66%) HP
6 10 (8.20%) F5
7 8 (6.56%) CheckPoint
7 8 (6.56%) EMC
8 6 (4.92%) Veritas
9 5 (4.10%) Sun
9 5 (4.10%) Juniper
9 5 (4.10%) Foundry
10 4 (3.28%) Fujitsu
10 4 (3.28%) Remedy
11 3 (2.46%) SAP
11 3 (2.46%) Polycom
11 3 (2.46%) Acme Packet
11 3 (2.46%) Huawei
12 2 (1.64%) NetScout
Bracknell, Berkshire
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