The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 235 230 253
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1286 1243 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.17% 1.22% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.55% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1029 982
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88420 80219 86231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.74% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 71927 66287 74078
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Problem Management
UK

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -40 421 £47,500 -9.52% 40
South East +22 317 £42,500 - 18
North West +15 155 £45,000 +44.00% 6
Yorkshire -11 126 £32,500 -1.51% 11
East of England +14 112 £41,250 -2.94%
South West -5 82 £30,000 -7.69% 6
West Midlands -57 35 £39,750 -8.62% 4
East Midlands +10 28 £32,000 -10.48% 2
North East +8 17 £32,625 +2.75% 8
Midlands +7 1 £42,500 +25.00%
Problem Management
UK

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1426 (55.62%) ITIL
2 979 (38.18%) Windows
3 741 (28.90%) Finance
4 684 (26.68%) Microsoft
5 637 (24.84%) SQL
6 610 (23.79%) Incident Management
7 526 (20.51%) Linux
8 514 (20.05%) Service Management
9 497 (19.38%) Change Management
10 471 (18.37%) SLA
11 453 (17.67%) Active Directory
12 442 (17.24%) VMware
13 440 (17.16%) UNIX
14 387 (15.09%) Oracle
15 374 (14.59%) Service Delivery
16 360 (14.04%) SQL Server
17 355 (13.85%) MS Excel
18 348 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
19 315 (12.29%) Citrix
20 308 (12.01%) Cisco
21 303 (11.82%) SAN
22 287 (11.19%) MS Exchange
23 276 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
24 262 (10.22%) Windows Server 2003
25 250 (9.75%) Root Cause Analysis
26 246 (9.59%) Degree
27 236 (9.20%) Java
28 234 (9.13%) MS Office
29 232 (9.05%) Firewall
30 227 (8.85%) Project Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 287 (11.19%) MS Exchange
2 154 (6.01%) Tomcat
3 131 (5.11%) IIS
4 124 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 112 (4.37%) SharePoint
6 105 (4.10%) Apache
7 103 (4.02%) WebSphere
8 81 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 72 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 67 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 56 (2.18%) WebLogic
12 48 (1.87%) Lync
13 45 (1.76%) WebSphere Application Server
14 40 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2000
15 37 (1.44%) CMS
16 28 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
17 22 (0.86%) IBM HTTP Server
18 21 (0.82%) MQSeries
19 20 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
20 18 (0.70%) Liferay
Applications
1 355 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 234 (9.13%) MS Office
3 32 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.62%) FastStats
6 9 (0.35%) MS Project
7 7 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.16%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.078%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.039%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.039%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 34 (1.33%) Maximo
3 24 (0.94%) assyst
4 16 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
6 12 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
7 11 (0.43%) Retail-J
7 11 (0.43%) FastVal
7 11 (0.43%) SunGard APT
8 10 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
8 10 (0.39%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
8 10 (0.39%) TIBCO iProcess
9 9 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
9 9 (0.35%) Magento
10 7 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.27%) SunGard AvantGard
11 6 (0.23%) SAP FI
12 5 (0.20%) SAP CO
12 5 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
12 5 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 44 (1.72%) SaaS
2 27 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.70%) Office 365
4 18 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.27%) IaaS
6 4 (0.16%) GitHub
7 2 (0.078%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.078%) Pure360
8 1 (0.039%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.039%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.039%) Route 53
8 1 (0.039%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 303 (11.82%) SAN
2 232 (9.05%) Firewall
3 178 (6.94%) TCP/IP
4 171 (6.67%) DNS
5 113 (4.41%) WAN
6 107 (4.17%) LAN
7 102 (3.98%) Internet
8 99 (3.86%) NAS
9 82 (3.20%) DHCP
10 74 (2.89%) VPN
11 70 (2.73%) HTTP
12 65 (2.54%) VoIP
13 57 (2.22%) FTP
14 51 (1.99%) SSL
14 51 (1.99%) Wireless
15 48 (1.87%) NetScaler
16 41 (1.60%) SMTP
16 41 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
17 34 (1.33%) IPsec
17 34 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 360 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 150 (5.85%) Oracle Database
3 80 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 72 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 69 (2.69%) MySQL
6 62 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 60 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
8 59 (2.30%) Relational Database
9 57 (2.22%) DB2
10 52 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
11 49 (1.91%) Oracle Database 10g
12 38 (1.48%) RDBMS
13 37 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
14 32 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
15 31 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 27 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 26 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
18 22 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
19 17 (0.66%) NoSQL
20 15 (0.59%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 38 (1.48%) Eclipse
2 35 (1.37%) Eclipse RCP
3 27 (1.05%) Ant
4 19 (0.74%) JUnit
5 17 (0.66%) JIRA
5 17 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
6 13 (0.51%) Maven
6 13 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 11 (0.43%) Git (software)
9 10 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.35%) Visual Studio
11 8 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (0.27%) LoadRunner
13 6 (0.23%) Subversion
14 5 (0.20%) ClearQuest
14 5 (0.20%) Toad
15 4 (0.16%) RubyMine
15 4 (0.16%) Calabash
General
1 741 (28.90%) Finance
2 183 (7.14%) Banking
3 152 (5.93%) Retail
4 135 (5.27%) Telecoms
5 67 (2.61%) Advertising
6 55 (2.15%) Front Office
7 54 (2.11%) French Language
8 47 (1.83%) Law
9 42 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 38 (1.48%) Legal
11 36 (1.40%) Marketing
12 34 (1.33%) Back Office
13 26 (1.01%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.55%) Electronics
15 12 (0.47%) Publishing
16 11 (0.43%) Billing
16 11 (0.43%) Games
17 10 (0.39%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.39%) German Language
18 9 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 613 (23.91%) Analyst
2 288 (11.23%) Support Analyst
3 270 (10.53%) Service Manager
4 195 (7.61%) Support Engineer
5 175 (6.83%) Applications Support
6 159 (6.20%) Administrator
7 144 (5.62%) Problem Manager
8 138 (5.38%) Service Analyst
9 111 (4.33%) Consultant
10 97 (3.78%) DBA
11 93 (3.63%) Service Desk Analyst
12 92 (3.59%) Delivery Manager
13 88 (3.43%) Services Delivery Manager
13 88 (3.43%) Applications Support Analyst
14 83 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 80 (3.12%) Technical Manager
16 67 (2.61%) Systems Administrator
17 61 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support
18 60 (2.34%) Team Leader
19 59 (2.30%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (3.94%) J2EE
2 98 (3.82%) XML
3 95 (3.71%) .NET
4 89 (3.47%) Middleware
5 81 (3.16%) HTML
6 69 (2.69%) Web Services
7 55 (2.15%) CSS
8 35 (1.37%) GWT
8 35 (1.37%) Spring
9 30 (1.17%) ASP.NET
10 27 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
11 26 (1.01%) XSLT
12 25 (0.98%) .NET Framework
12 25 (0.98%) JDBC
13 23 (0.90%) jQuery
14 22 (0.86%) JMS
15 20 (0.78%) Servlets
15 20 (0.78%) LAMP
15 20 (0.78%) WCF
16 19 (0.74%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 173 (6.75%) Clustering
2 163 (6.36%) Management Information System
3 102 (3.98%) Blackberry
4 80 (3.12%) Replication
5 79 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 57 (2.22%) CMDB
7 43 (1.68%) Client/Server
8 40 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (1.29%) Fat Client
9 33 (1.29%) Firmware
9 33 (1.29%) Thin Client
10 29 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 25 (0.98%) Derivative
12 24 (0.94%) EqualLogic
12 24 (0.94%) Grid Computing
12 24 (0.94%) Mainframe
12 24 (0.94%) iPhone
13 23 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
13 23 (0.90%) Statistics
14 22 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 979 (38.18%) Windows
2 526 (20.51%) Linux
3 440 (17.16%) UNIX
4 348 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 262 (10.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 172 (6.71%) Windows 7
7 141 (5.50%) Windows XP
8 131 (5.11%) Solaris
9 127 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 116 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 91 (3.55%) AIX
12 60 (2.34%) Windows 2000
12 60 (2.34%) Windows 8
13 50 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
14 32 (1.25%) Mac OS X
15 28 (1.09%) zOS
16 27 (1.05%) Apple iOS
17 25 (0.98%) Mac OS
18 22 (0.86%) CentOS
19 21 (0.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1426 (55.62%) ITIL
2 610 (23.79%) Incident Management
3 514 (20.05%) Service Management
4 497 (19.38%) Change Management
5 374 (14.59%) Service Delivery
6 250 (9.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 227 (8.85%) Project Management
8 214 (8.35%) Capacity Management
9 187 (7.29%) ITSM
10 175 (6.83%) Disaster Recovery
11 163 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 153 (5.97%) Configuration Management
13 142 (5.54%) Change Control
14 134 (5.23%) Release Management
15 124 (4.84%) E-Commerce
16 103 (4.02%) Performance Management
17 99 (3.86%) ITIL V3
18 97 (3.78%) Time Management
19 94 (3.67%) Business Continuity
20 93 (3.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 637 (24.84%) SQL
2 236 (9.20%) Java
3 153 (5.97%) Perl
4 85 (3.32%) JavaScript
5 73 (2.85%) Bash Shell
6 69 (2.69%) Shell Script
7 64 (2.50%) Python
8 60 (2.34%) C#
9 59 (2.30%) PL/SQL
10 56 (2.18%) PowerShell
11 53 (2.07%) T-SQL
12 43 (1.68%) PHP
13 38 (1.48%) VBScript
14 28 (1.09%) Ruby
15 24 (0.94%) C
15 24 (0.94%) Korn
16 17 (0.66%) VB
17 16 (0.62%) VBA
18 12 (0.47%) sed
18 12 (0.47%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 246 (9.59%) Degree
2 226 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 220 (8.58%) ITIL Certification
4 179 (6.98%) MCSE
5 173 (6.75%) Cisco Certification
6 165 (6.44%) CCNA
7 148 (5.77%) Security Cleared
8 96 (3.74%) SC Cleared
9 73 (2.85%) MCP
10 71 (2.77%) MCITP
11 66 (2.57%) MCSA
12 64 (2.50%) CCNP
13 51 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 47 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 23 (0.90%) MCTS
15 23 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
16 22 (0.86%) CISSP
17 21 (0.82%) DV Cleared
18 19 (0.74%) CCA
19 16 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 471 (18.37%) SLA
2 68 (2.65%) QA
3 16 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.16%) COBIT
7 2 (0.078%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.078%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.078%) Basel III
7 2 (0.078%) GxP
7 2 (0.078%) DICOM
8 1 (0.039%) BS7799
8 1 (0.039%) COSO
System Software
1 453 (17.67%) Active Directory
2 276 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 149 (5.81%) XenApp
4 134 (5.23%) VMware ESX
5 121 (4.72%) vSphere
6 69 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
7 66 (2.57%) Hyper-V
8 39 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
9 34 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
10 33 (1.29%) XenDesktop
11 27 (1.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 24 (0.94%) UAG
13 20 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 17 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
15 15 (0.59%) Terminal Services
16 14 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 11 (0.43%) MetaFrame
18 10 (0.39%) vCloud
19 9 (0.35%) Xen
19 9 (0.35%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 98 (3.82%) SCCM
2 91 (3.55%) Tivoli
3 52 (2.03%) SCOM
4 46 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 46 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 43 (1.68%) NetBackup
5 43 (1.68%) WSUS
6 38 (1.48%) Backup Exec
7 32 (1.25%) Nagios
8 30 (1.17%) Puppet
9 26 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
10 22 (0.86%) HP SIM
11 21 (0.82%) Data Guard
12 20 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
13 18 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 16 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 14 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
15 14 (0.55%) OpenView
16 13 (0.51%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 684 (26.68%) Microsoft
2 442 (17.24%) VMware
3 387 (15.09%) Oracle
4 315 (12.29%) Citrix
5 308 (12.01%) Cisco
6 209 (8.15%) HP
7 188 (7.33%) Red Hat
8 176 (6.86%) IBM
9 134 (5.23%) NetApp
10 131 (5.11%) EMC
11 95 (3.71%) JBoss
12 89 (3.47%) Remedy
13 71 (2.77%) SAP
14 60 (2.34%) CheckPoint
15 55 (2.15%) Apple
16 52 (2.03%) Symantec
17 48 (1.87%) Avaya
17 48 (1.87%) SolarWinds
18 47 (1.83%) Juniper
19 45 (1.76%) Dell
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Salary: £34000 - £37000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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North London
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Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £20800 per annum + 20% shift allowance
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City, London
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Salary: Excellent Compensation package
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Salary: Competitive
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Winchester, Hampshire
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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London
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Northumberland
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
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