The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 235 218 246
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1301 1284 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.20% 1.29% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.62% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 1028 1056
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Problem Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87806 79197 86082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.80% 79.57% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70655 65397 73602
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Problem Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in England

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in England

Problem Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 459 £50,000 - 32
South East +15 295 £42,500 -3.40% 18
North West +9 138 £43,000 +26.47% 8
Yorkshire -55 120 £35,000 - 11
South West -17 95 £30,000 -10.44% 6
East of England -12 88 £41,250 +3.12% 9
West Midlands -53 62 £47,500 +10.46% 4
East Midlands -12 29 £33,000 -5.71% 4
North East +11 21 £35,000 +218.18% 4
Problem Management
UK

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 1385 (55.27%) ITIL
2 912 (36.39%) Windows
3 750 (29.93%) Finance
4 648 (25.86%) Incident Management
5 644 (25.70%) Microsoft
6 616 (24.58%) SQL
7 494 (19.71%) Service Management
8 484 (19.31%) SLA
9 480 (19.15%) Linux
10 477 (19.03%) Change Management
11 443 (17.68%) UNIX
12 424 (16.92%) VMware
13 410 (16.36%) Active Directory
14 396 (15.80%) Oracle
15 355 (14.17%) SQL Server
16 344 (13.73%) MS Excel
16 344 (13.73%) Service Delivery
17 309 (12.33%) Citrix
17 309 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
18 286 (11.41%) MS Exchange
19 283 (11.29%) Cisco
20 266 (10.61%) Root Cause Analysis
21 264 (10.53%) SAN
22 252 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
23 243 (9.70%) Degree
24 239 (9.54%) MS Office
25 235 (9.38%) Java
26 226 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
27 224 (8.94%) Capacity Management
28 211 (8.42%) Firewall

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 286 (11.41%) MS Exchange
2 135 (5.39%) Tomcat
3 126 (5.03%) IIS
4 114 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 101 (4.03%) WebSphere
6 89 (3.55%) SharePoint
7 88 (3.51%) Apache
8 77 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 64 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
10 58 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 53 (2.11%) WebLogic
12 49 (1.96%) Lync
13 39 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
14 38 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2000
15 32 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
15 32 (1.28%) CMS
16 24 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
17 22 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
18 21 (0.84%) MQSeries
19 17 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 344 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 239 (9.54%) MS Office
3 29 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.44%) FastStats
6 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.20%) MS Project
7 4 (0.16%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.080%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.040%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.040%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 25 (1.00%) Maximo
3 21 (0.84%) assyst
4 13 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.44%) Retail-J
6 10 (0.40%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
6 10 (0.40%) TIBCO iProcess
6 10 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
6 10 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.28%) SunGard APT
8 7 (0.28%) FastVal
8 7 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.20%) SunGard AvantGard
9 5 (0.20%) Magento
9 5 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.20%) SAP SD
9 5 (0.20%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.20%) SAP CO
9 5 (0.20%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.72%) SaaS
2 25 (1.00%) Office 365
3 23 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (0.32%) IaaS
7 4 (0.16%) GitHub
8 2 (0.080%) IBM SmartCloud
8 2 (0.080%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 264 (10.53%) SAN
2 211 (8.42%) Firewall
3 161 (6.42%) DNS
4 142 (5.67%) TCP/IP
5 104 (4.15%) WAN
6 98 (3.91%) LAN
7 95 (3.79%) Internet
8 94 (3.75%) NAS
9 92 (3.67%) DHCP
10 71 (2.83%) VPN
11 59 (2.35%) HTTP
12 52 (2.08%) FTP
13 50 (2.00%) VoIP
14 47 (1.88%) NetScaler
15 46 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
16 44 (1.76%) SSL
17 41 (1.64%) Wireless
18 39 (1.56%) SMTP
19 38 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
20 35 (1.40%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 355 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 151 (6.03%) Oracle Database
3 67 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 60 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 59 (2.35%) Relational Database
6 56 (2.23%) MySQL
7 55 (2.19%) DB2
8 53 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
9 50 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 44 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
11 41 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 35 (1.40%) RDBMS
13 31 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
14 26 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 24 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
15 24 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
16 18 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
17 14 (0.56%) MS Access
17 14 (0.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (1.36%) Eclipse
1 34 (1.36%) Eclipse RCP
2 24 (0.96%) Ant
3 19 (0.76%) JUnit
4 17 (0.68%) JIRA
5 16 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 16 (0.64%) Maven
6 14 (0.56%) Git (software)
7 11 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.20%) Selenium
11 5 (0.20%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (0.20%) LoadRunner
11 5 (0.20%) Toad
11 5 (0.20%) ClearQuest
11 5 (0.20%) JMeter
11 5 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 750 (29.93%) Finance
2 187 (7.46%) Banking
3 149 (5.95%) Retail
4 136 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 69 (2.75%) Front Office
6 63 (2.51%) Advertising
7 51 (2.04%) French Language
8 38 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 38 (1.52%) Law
9 36 (1.44%) Legal
10 34 (1.36%) Marketing
11 27 (1.08%) Back Office
11 27 (1.08%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.52%) Electronics
13 12 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.48%) Publishing
14 11 (0.44%) Billing
14 11 (0.44%) Local Government
15 10 (0.40%) German Language
15 10 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 658 (26.26%) Analyst
2 312 (12.45%) Support Analyst
3 253 (10.10%) Service Manager
4 182 (7.26%) Applications Support
5 176 (7.02%) Support Engineer
6 144 (5.75%) Administrator
7 138 (5.51%) Service Analyst
8 125 (4.99%) Problem Manager
9 115 (4.59%) Consultant
10 99 (3.95%) Applications Support Analyst
11 98 (3.91%) Service Desk Analyst
12 90 (3.59%) DBA
13 88 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
14 84 (3.35%) Services Delivery Manager
15 83 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 77 (3.07%) Technical Manager
17 68 (2.71%) Incident Manager
18 60 (2.39%) Systems Administrator
19 58 (2.31%) Team Leader
19 58 (2.31%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (3.63%) .NET
2 88 (3.51%) XML
3 80 (3.19%) J2EE
4 71 (2.83%) Middleware
5 69 (2.75%) HTML
6 67 (2.67%) Web Services
7 45 (1.80%) CSS
8 42 (1.68%) Spring
9 34 (1.36%) GWT
10 30 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
10 30 (1.20%) XSLT
11 26 (1.04%) ASP.NET
12 24 (0.96%) JDBC
12 24 (0.96%) .NET Framework
13 20 (0.80%) Java SE
13 20 (0.80%) JMS
13 20 (0.80%) Servlets
14 19 (0.76%) JSP
14 19 (0.76%) LAMP
15 17 (0.68%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 164 (6.54%) Management Information System
2 146 (5.83%) Clustering
3 91 (3.63%) Blackberry
4 71 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 65 (2.59%) CMDB
6 63 (2.51%) Replication
7 42 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 39 (1.56%) Client/Server
8 39 (1.56%) Firmware
9 36 (1.44%) Statistics
10 35 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (1.04%) Derivative
11 26 (1.04%) Fat Client
11 26 (1.04%) Thin Client
11 26 (1.04%) CLARiiON
12 24 (0.96%) Fixed Income
12 24 (0.96%) Equities
13 23 (0.92%) Mainframe
14 21 (0.84%) IBM Mainframe
14 21 (0.84%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 912 (36.39%) Windows
2 480 (19.15%) Linux
3 443 (17.68%) UNIX
4 309 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 226 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 142 (5.67%) Windows 7
7 130 (5.19%) Solaris
8 126 (5.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 121 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 118 (4.71%) Windows XP
11 95 (3.79%) AIX
12 52 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
13 50 (2.00%) Windows 2000
14 47 (1.88%) Windows 8
15 27 (1.08%) Mac OS X
16 26 (1.04%) zOS
17 21 (0.84%) SUSE
18 20 (0.80%) HPUX
19 16 (0.64%) Debian
20 15 (0.60%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1385 (55.27%) ITIL
2 648 (25.86%) Incident Management
3 494 (19.71%) Service Management
4 477 (19.03%) Change Management
5 344 (13.73%) Service Delivery
6 266 (10.61%) Root Cause Analysis
7 224 (8.94%) Capacity Management
8 191 (7.62%) Project Management
9 169 (6.74%) Release Management
10 168 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 160 (6.38%) ITSM
12 153 (6.11%) Configuration Management
13 143 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
14 139 (5.55%) Change Control
15 111 (4.43%) E-Commerce
16 104 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 104 (4.15%) ITIL V3
17 101 (4.03%) Performance Management
18 97 (3.87%) Time Management
19 87 (3.47%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 616 (24.58%) SQL
2 235 (9.38%) Java
3 136 (5.43%) Perl
4 84 (3.35%) Shell Script
5 73 (2.91%) JavaScript
6 56 (2.23%) C#
7 52 (2.08%) Python
8 50 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 45 (1.80%) PL/SQL
10 42 (1.68%) PowerShell
11 33 (1.32%) T-SQL
12 24 (0.96%) VBScript
13 20 (0.80%) PHP
13 20 (0.80%) Korn
14 18 (0.72%) Ruby
14 18 (0.72%) C
15 17 (0.68%) C++
15 17 (0.68%) VBA
16 16 (0.64%) VB
17 15 (0.60%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 243 (9.70%) Degree
2 210 (8.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 205 (8.18%) ITIL Certification
4 171 (6.82%) MCSE
5 162 (6.46%) Security Cleared
6 152 (6.07%) Cisco Certification
7 147 (5.87%) CCNA
8 117 (4.67%) SC Cleared
9 73 (2.91%) MCITP
10 70 (2.79%) MCSA
11 59 (2.35%) MCP
12 52 (2.08%) CCNP
13 39 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 33 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 24 (0.96%) DV Cleared
16 19 (0.76%) MCTS
17 16 (0.64%) CISSP
18 11 (0.44%) CCA
18 11 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
18 11 (0.44%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 484 (19.31%) SLA
2 66 (2.63%) QA
3 15 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.20%) DICOM
7 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.12%) COBIT
8 2 (0.080%) Basel III
8 2 (0.080%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.080%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.080%) GxP
System Software
1 410 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 252 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 141 (5.63%) XenApp
4 119 (4.75%) vSphere
5 104 (4.15%) VMware ESX
6 68 (2.71%) Hyper-V
7 52 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (1.40%) Oracle RMAN
8 35 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
9 30 (1.20%) UAG
9 30 (1.20%) XenDesktop
10 28 (1.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 22 (0.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 18 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
13 16 (0.64%) Terminal Services
14 13 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 10 (0.40%) Sendmail
16 9 (0.36%) XenServer
16 9 (0.36%) MetaFrame
16 9 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 91 (3.63%) SCCM
2 74 (2.95%) Tivoli
3 61 (2.43%) SCOM
4 45 (1.80%) NetBackup
5 37 (1.48%) EMC NetWorker
6 36 (1.44%) Backup Exec
7 35 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 32 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 32 (1.28%) WSUS
8 32 (1.28%) HP SIM
9 27 (1.08%) Data Guard
9 27 (1.08%) Nagios
10 21 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
11 20 (0.80%) Puppet
12 19 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
13 15 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
14 14 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 13 (0.52%) Netcool
15 13 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 13 (0.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 644 (25.70%) Microsoft
2 424 (16.92%) VMware
3 396 (15.80%) Oracle
4 309 (12.33%) Citrix
5 283 (11.29%) Cisco
6 198 (7.90%) HP
7 179 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 168 (6.70%) IBM
9 132 (5.27%) EMC
10 120 (4.79%) NetApp
11 95 (3.79%) JBoss
12 78 (3.11%) Remedy
13 58 (2.31%) SAP
14 52 (2.08%) SolarWinds
15 50 (2.00%) Dell
16 47 (1.88%) CheckPoint
17 45 (1.80%) Apple
17 45 (1.80%) Avaya
18 44 (1.76%) Symantec
19 38 (1.52%) Veritas
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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