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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 235 247 225
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1309 1301 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.20% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.44% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1030 1028
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
88161 90095 81343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.06% 82.88% 81.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73560 72570 67236
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 +33 546 £50,000 - 34
South East -10 264 £42,500 - 31
North West -17 111 £35,000 -18.60% 9
Yorkshire -21 87 £42,500 +21.42% 6
East of England -2 84 £47,500 +15.15% 7
South West -36 76 £40,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +1 68 £38,500 -18.94% 3
East Midlands +43 67 £37,500 +13.63% 11
North East -23 4 £39,750 +13.57% 1
Problem Management
UK

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1467 (58.05%) ITIL
2 747 (29.56%) Windows
3 681 (26.95%) Incident Management
4 656 (25.96%) Service Management
5 621 (24.57%) Finance
6 574 (22.71%) Change Management
7 562 (22.24%) Microsoft
8 520 (20.58%) Service Delivery
9 514 (20.34%) SQL
10 479 (18.96%) SLA
11 377 (14.92%) Active Directory
12 371 (14.68%) Linux
13 340 (13.45%) UNIX
14 330 (13.06%) VMware
15 326 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
16 317 (12.54%) SQL Server
17 300 (11.87%) Project Management
18 294 (11.63%) MS Excel
19 293 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
20 283 (11.20%) Oracle
21 279 (11.04%) Cisco
22 266 (10.53%) MS Office
23 258 (10.21%) ITIL Certification
24 238 (9.42%) Degree
25 236 (9.34%) Data Centre
26 230 (9.10%) MS Exchange
27 215 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
28 207 (8.19%) ITSM
29 206 (8.15%) Release Management
30 199 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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
1 230 (9.10%) MS Exchange
2 105 (4.16%) SharePoint
3 103 (4.08%) IIS
4 90 (3.56%) Apache
5 78 (3.09%) WebSphere
6 76 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 56 (2.22%) Lync
8 53 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 49 (1.94%) Tomcat
10 47 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
11 44 (1.74%) WebLogic
12 43 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2000
13 39 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
14 37 (1.46%) Apache ServiceMix
15 35 (1.39%) JBoss
16 28 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
17 24 (0.95%) SAS
18 22 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
19 21 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
19 21 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 294 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 266 (10.53%) MS Office
3 35 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (1.11%) MS Project
5 18 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.28%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.12%) Windchill
8 2 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.040%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 50 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 40 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 32 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
4 22 (0.87%) SAP SM
5 17 (0.67%) SAP FI
5 17 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 17 (0.67%) SAP CO
6 16 (0.63%) SAP SRM
6 16 (0.63%) thinkFolio
7 12 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 10 (0.40%) Sentinel
9 9 (0.36%) Maximo
9 9 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
10 8 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
10 8 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (0.28%) RMDS
12 6 (0.24%) LatentZero
12 6 (0.24%) Remedy AR System
13 5 (0.20%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 59 (2.33%) Office 365
2 44 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (1.23%) SaaS
5 13 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.28%) IaaS
7 6 (0.24%) PaaS
8 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.079%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.040%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.040%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.040%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.040%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 191 (7.56%) Firewall
2 155 (6.13%) DNS
3 146 (5.78%) LAN
4 129 (5.10%) WAN
4 129 (5.10%) SAN
4 129 (5.10%) TCP/IP
5 112 (4.43%) VPN
6 84 (3.32%) Internet
7 82 (3.24%) VoIP
8 71 (2.81%) DHCP
9 64 (2.53%) MPLS
10 48 (1.90%) OSPF
11 47 (1.86%) BGP
12 42 (1.66%) HTTP
12 42 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
13 41 (1.62%) VLAN
14 40 (1.58%) SSL
15 39 (1.54%) NAS
16 36 (1.42%) Wireless
17 34 (1.35%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 90 (3.56%) Oracle Database
3 85 (3.36%) MySQL
4 70 (2.77%) Relational Database
5 66 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 52 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (2.02%) Hadoop
8 50 (1.98%) Big Data
9 48 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 47 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 45 (1.78%) RDBMS
12 44 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
13 43 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
14 42 (1.66%) DB2
15 38 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 32 (1.27%) OLTP
17 29 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
18 26 (1.03%) IBM BigInsights
19 22 (0.87%) SAP BW
20 19 (0.75%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 36 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (1.23%) Maven
3 30 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 28 (1.11%) Jenkins
4 28 (1.11%) Ant
4 28 (1.11%) Eclipse
5 24 (0.95%) Eclipse RCP
6 23 (0.91%) JUnit
7 18 (0.71%) Subversion
8 10 (0.40%) JIRA
9 7 (0.28%) Toad
10 6 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.24%) NUnit
10 6 (0.24%) JConsole
11 5 (0.20%) FitNesse
11 5 (0.20%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.079%) MSI
13 2 (0.079%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.079%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 621 (24.57%) Finance
2 187 (7.40%) Banking
3 105 (4.16%) Retail
4 93 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 87 (3.44%) Front Office
6 82 (3.24%) Manufacturing
7 61 (2.41%) Back Office
8 43 (1.70%) Legal
9 42 (1.66%) Law
10 35 (1.39%) Marketing
11 28 (1.11%) Financial Institution
12 26 (1.03%) French Language
13 25 (0.99%) General Ledger
14 23 (0.91%) Investment Banking
15 22 (0.87%) Electronics
16 19 (0.75%) Billing
17 13 (0.51%) German Language
17 13 (0.51%) Automotive
18 9 (0.36%) Publishing
18 9 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 551 (21.80%) Analyst
2 310 (12.27%) Service Manager
3 304 (12.03%) Support Analyst
4 258 (10.21%) Applications Support
5 151 (5.98%) Support Engineer
6 145 (5.74%) Delivery Manager
7 142 (5.62%) Administrator
8 141 (5.58%) Problem Manager
9 139 (5.50%) Services Delivery Manager
10 126 (4.99%) Applications Support Analyst
11 102 (4.04%) Team Leader
12 89 (3.52%) Service Analyst
13 87 (3.44%) Incident Manager
14 86 (3.40%) DBA
15 83 (3.28%) Support Manager
16 82 (3.24%) Applications Manager
17 78 (3.09%) Service Desk Manager
17 78 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support
18 71 (2.81%) Architect
19 70 (2.77%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (3.44%) .NET
2 78 (3.09%) XML
3 55 (2.18%) J2EE
4 50 (1.98%) Web Services
5 45 (1.78%) WebSphere MQ
6 44 (1.74%) Middleware
7 43 (1.70%) XSLT
8 36 (1.42%) HTML
8 36 (1.42%) Spring
9 32 (1.27%) JMS
9 32 (1.27%) jQuery
10 29 (1.15%) JDBC
11 25 (0.99%) CSS
11 25 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
12 24 (0.95%) GWT
13 22 (0.87%) JSP
13 22 (0.87%) ASP.NET
14 20 (0.79%) Servlets
15 19 (0.75%) OSGi
16 16 (0.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 293 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 236 (9.34%) Data Centre
3 159 (6.29%) Management Information System
4 122 (4.83%) Clustering
5 104 (4.12%) Computer Science
6 92 (3.64%) Blackberry
7 57 (2.26%) CMDB
8 52 (2.06%) Replication
9 51 (2.02%) Derivative
10 46 (1.82%) Life Science
11 45 (1.78%) Fixed Income
12 36 (1.42%) Statistics
12 36 (1.42%) FMCG
13 34 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
14 31 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
14 31 (1.23%) Client/Server
15 28 (1.11%) User Experience
16 25 (0.99%) PMI
16 25 (0.99%) SWIFT
17 23 (0.91%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 747 (29.56%) Windows
2 371 (14.68%) Linux
3 340 (13.45%) UNIX
4 215 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 189 (7.48%) Windows 7
6 152 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 144 (5.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 79 (3.13%) Solaris
9 78 (3.09%) Windows 8
10 57 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 55 (2.18%) Windows XP
12 49 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
13 40 (1.58%) Android
14 39 (1.54%) Mac OS X
15 38 (1.50%) AIX
16 19 (0.75%) Apple iOS
17 17 (0.67%) Debian
18 16 (0.63%) Ubuntu
18 16 (0.63%) CentOS
19 14 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1467 (58.05%) ITIL
2 681 (26.95%) Incident Management
3 656 (25.96%) Service Management
4 574 (22.71%) Change Management
5 520 (20.58%) Service Delivery
6 326 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 300 (11.87%) Project Management
8 207 (8.19%) ITSM
9 206 (8.15%) Release Management
10 171 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 161 (6.37%) Mentoring
12 147 (5.82%) Capacity Management
13 143 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
14 131 (5.18%) Stakeholder Management
15 129 (5.10%) Line Management
16 128 (5.07%) Agile Software Development
17 127 (5.03%) Change Control
18 120 (4.75%) Configuration Management
19 112 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
20 96 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 514 (20.34%) SQL
2 179 (7.08%) Java
3 100 (3.96%) Perl
4 91 (3.60%) PowerShell
5 59 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 57 (2.26%) C
7 48 (1.90%) PL/SQL
7 48 (1.90%) Shell Script
8 47 (1.86%) Python
9 42 (1.66%) VBScript
10 39 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 37 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 36 (1.42%) C#
13 21 (0.83%) VBA
14 20 (0.79%) PHP
15 11 (0.44%) VB
15 11 (0.44%) Jython
16 9 (0.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 8 (0.32%) XPath
17 8 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 258 (10.21%) ITIL Certification
2 238 (9.42%) Degree
3 193 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 169 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
5 139 (5.50%) MCSE
6 130 (5.14%) Security Cleared
7 112 (4.43%) CCNA
8 73 (2.89%) MCITP
9 72 (2.85%) MCP
10 58 (2.30%) SC Cleared
11 56 (2.22%) CISSP
12 53 (2.10%) CCNP
13 46 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 46 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 27 (1.07%) CCIE
14 27 (1.07%) PMI Certification
15 25 (0.99%) DV Cleared
16 23 (0.91%) MCSA
17 17 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
17 17 (0.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 479 (18.96%) SLA
2 106 (4.19%) QA
3 37 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 21 (0.83%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.36%) COBIT
8 7 (0.28%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.16%) RosettaNet
10 3 (0.12%) HL7
10 3 (0.12%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.079%) Basel III
11 2 (0.079%) DICOM
11 2 (0.079%) WCAG
12 1 (0.040%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 377 (14.92%) Active Directory
2 199 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (3.60%) Hyper-V
4 59 (2.33%) vSphere
5 54 (2.14%) XenApp
6 52 (2.06%) VMware ESX
7 39 (1.54%) XenDesktop
8 32 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
9 31 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (0.91%) HDFS
11 17 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 15 (0.59%) XenServer
13 14 (0.55%) KVM
14 9 (0.36%) vCloud
14 9 (0.36%) Firmware
15 8 (0.32%) NFS
15 8 (0.32%) VMware Server
15 8 (0.32%) VirtualBox
15 8 (0.32%) SRDF
16 7 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 96 (3.80%) SCCM
2 71 (2.81%) SCOM
3 31 (1.23%) Tivoli
3 31 (1.23%) Nagios
4 28 (1.11%) WSUS
4 28 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (1.03%) Data Guard
5 26 (1.03%) Puppet
6 24 (0.95%) Backup Exec
7 23 (0.91%) Ambari
8 22 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 21 (0.83%) Legato
10 19 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
11 18 (0.71%) Control-M
12 16 (0.63%) Oozie
13 12 (0.47%) Ansible
13 12 (0.47%) NetBackup
14 8 (0.32%) Netcool
14 8 (0.32%) Graphite
15 7 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 562 (22.24%) Microsoft
2 330 (13.06%) VMware
3 283 (11.20%) Oracle
4 279 (11.04%) Cisco
5 157 (6.21%) HP
6 156 (6.17%) SAP
7 148 (5.86%) Citrix
8 132 (5.22%) IBM
9 105 (4.16%) Remedy
10 95 (3.76%) Red Hat
11 68 (2.69%) NetApp
11 68 (2.69%) F5
12 55 (2.18%) BMC
13 52 (2.06%) Apple
14 50 (1.98%) EMC
14 50 (1.98%) Sun
15 49 (1.94%) Dell
16 48 (1.90%) Sybase
17 46 (1.82%) Avaya
18 43 (1.70%) CheckPoint
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum From Entry-Level up to £29,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £4500000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Send
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago