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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 234 207 262
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +55
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1246 1349 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.27% 1.39% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.69% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1004 927
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
81372 79754 83882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.68% 82.32% 80.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67586 64366 71825
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -22 448 £54,000 +8.00% 43
South East -26 278 £40,000 -9.09% 32
North West +35 137 £43,000 +30.30% 6
East of England +10 121 £40,000 - 17
Yorkshire -34 106 £32,250 -0.76% 9
West Midlands -12 68 £45,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands +12 51 £41,750 +21.89% 5
South West -43 41 £39,250 +11.34% 13
North East -4 7 £45,000 +73.07% 3
Midlands - 2 £52,500 -
Problem Management
UK

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1394 (55.19%) ITIL
2 842 (33.33%) Windows
3 760 (30.09%) Finance
4 743 (29.41%) Incident Management
5 625 (24.74%) Microsoft
6 579 (22.92%) SQL
7 561 (22.21%) SLA
8 531 (21.02%) Service Management
9 519 (20.55%) Change Management
10 423 (16.75%) VMware
11 419 (16.59%) UNIX
12 415 (16.43%) Service Delivery
13 393 (15.56%) Linux
14 370 (14.65%) Active Directory
15 345 (13.66%) Oracle
16 332 (13.14%) MS Office
17 329 (13.02%) Citrix
18 317 (12.55%) SQL Server
19 311 (12.31%) MS Excel
20 295 (11.68%) Cisco
20 295 (11.68%) Root Cause Analysis
21 288 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
22 287 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
23 279 (11.05%) Degree
23 279 (11.05%) MS Exchange
24 261 (10.33%) Java
25 259 (10.25%) VMware Infrastructure
26 227 (8.99%) Firewall
27 213 (8.43%) Security Cleared
28 208 (8.23%) Retail

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 279 (11.05%) MS Exchange
2 187 (7.40%) IIS
3 131 (5.19%) Tomcat
4 115 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 107 (4.24%) SharePoint
6 92 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 87 (3.44%) Apache
8 73 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 71 (2.81%) WebSphere Application Server
10 58 (2.30%) JBoss
11 57 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 55 (2.18%) IBM HTTP Server
12 55 (2.18%) MQSeries
13 54 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
14 48 (1.90%) WebLogic
15 41 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
16 40 (1.58%) Lync
17 34 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2000
18 33 (1.31%) Office Communications Server
19 20 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 332 (13.14%) MS Office
2 311 (12.31%) MS Excel
3 19 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.079%) SPSS
7 1 (0.040%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.51%) SAP EWM
3 11 (0.44%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.44%) assyst
4 10 (0.40%) Retail-J
5 8 (0.32%) Maximo
6 6 (0.24%) SAP WM
6 6 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.20%) SAP SD
7 5 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.20%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.20%) Adaptiv
8 4 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.16%) BASE24
8 4 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.07%) Office 365
2 16 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.40%) SaaS
5 5 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 227 (8.99%) Firewall
2 181 (7.17%) SAN
3 148 (5.86%) TCP/IP
4 143 (5.66%) Internet
5 137 (5.42%) DNS
6 110 (4.35%) VPN
7 106 (4.20%) LAN
8 100 (3.96%) HTTP
9 98 (3.88%) WAN
10 72 (2.85%) FTP
11 71 (2.81%) DHCP
12 57 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
13 52 (2.06%) MPLS
14 48 (1.90%) NAS
15 46 (1.82%) Network Security
16 42 (1.66%) BGP
17 39 (1.54%) VoIP
18 37 (1.46%) SSL
18 37 (1.46%) EIGRP
19 35 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (12.55%) SQL Server
2 102 (4.04%) Oracle Database
3 76 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 76 (3.01%) DB2
4 67 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 57 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 47 (1.86%) RDBMS
7 42 (1.66%) MySQL
8 37 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 34 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 33 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
11 32 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 25 (0.99%) Data Mining
14 24 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (0.67%) OLAP
15 17 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
15 17 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
16 15 (0.59%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 40 (1.58%) Eclipse
2 34 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 29 (1.15%) Eclipse RCP
3 29 (1.15%) Git (software)
4 19 (0.75%) Ant
5 17 (0.67%) Maven
5 17 (0.67%) JIRA
6 15 (0.59%) JUnit
7 13 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (0.44%) Toad
9 10 (0.40%) Hudson
10 9 (0.36%) Visual Studio
11 8 (0.32%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.16%) Selenium
12 4 (0.16%) JMeter
12 4 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.12%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.12%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.079%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 760 (30.09%) Finance
2 208 (8.23%) Retail
3 177 (7.01%) Banking
4 153 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 98 (3.88%) Front Office
6 39 (1.54%) French Language
7 38 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 37 (1.46%) Financial Institution
9 33 (1.31%) Back Office
10 30 (1.19%) Legal
11 27 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 20 (0.79%) Advertising
13 16 (0.63%) Law
13 16 (0.63%) Marketing
14 15 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.36%) German Language
16 6 (0.24%) Electronics
16 6 (0.24%) Publishing
16 6 (0.24%) Games
17 5 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 667 (26.41%) Analyst
2 358 (14.17%) Support Analyst
3 276 (10.93%) Service Manager
4 203 (8.04%) Applications Support
5 153 (6.06%) Problem Manager
6 150 (5.94%) Support Engineer
7 127 (5.03%) Service Analyst
8 124 (4.91%) Applications Support Analyst
9 115 (4.55%) Team Leader
10 105 (4.16%) Delivery Manager
11 104 (4.12%) Services Delivery Manager
12 100 (3.96%) Incident Manager
13 95 (3.76%) Network Engineer
14 85 (3.37%) Administrator
15 82 (3.25%) Architect
16 77 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
17 76 (3.01%) Service Desk Analyst
18 71 (2.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 71 (2.81%) Consultant
19 67 (2.65%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (3.92%) Middleware
2 88 (3.48%) J2EE
3 77 (3.05%) .NET
4 60 (2.38%) JDBC
5 51 (2.02%) HTML
6 50 (1.98%) Web Services
7 33 (1.31%) Spring
8 30 (1.19%) XML
9 29 (1.15%) GWT
10 27 (1.07%) CSS
11 26 (1.03%) JMS
12 24 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
13 22 (0.87%) XSLT
14 19 (0.75%) ASP.NET
14 19 (0.75%) ActiveMQ
15 15 (0.59%) JSP
15 15 (0.59%) Servlets
15 15 (0.59%) Struts
15 15 (0.59%) OSGi
16 14 (0.55%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 288 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (6.93%) Clustering
3 138 (5.46%) Management Information System
4 96 (3.80%) Blackberry
5 72 (2.85%) Computer Science
6 65 (2.57%) Statistics
7 50 (1.98%) CMDB
8 49 (1.94%) Life Science
9 48 (1.90%) Mainframe
10 43 (1.70%) Tandem
10 43 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
11 38 (1.50%) Equities
11 38 (1.50%) Replication
12 36 (1.43%) Fixed Income
13 30 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
14 29 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 29 (1.15%) Derivative
15 27 (1.07%) FMCG
16 25 (0.99%) Client/Server
17 23 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 842 (33.33%) Windows
2 419 (16.59%) UNIX
3 393 (15.56%) Linux
4 287 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 205 (8.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 179 (7.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 153 (6.06%) Windows 7
8 114 (4.51%) Solaris
9 85 (3.37%) Windows XP
10 84 (3.33%) AIX
11 68 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 63 (2.49%) Windows 8
13 55 (2.18%) Windows 2000 Server
14 44 (1.74%) Mac OS X
15 24 (0.95%) Windows 2000
16 23 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 22 (0.87%) SUSE
18 15 (0.59%) Debian
18 15 (0.59%) HPUX
19 13 (0.51%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1394 (55.19%) ITIL
2 743 (29.41%) Incident Management
3 531 (21.02%) Service Management
4 519 (20.55%) Change Management
5 415 (16.43%) Service Delivery
6 295 (11.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 183 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 170 (6.73%) Release Management
9 164 (6.49%) Change Control
10 162 (6.41%) Mentoring
11 161 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
12 140 (5.54%) Configuration Management
13 139 (5.50%) E-Commerce
14 134 (5.30%) Project Management
15 128 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
16 118 (4.67%) Time Management
17 117 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
18 105 (4.16%) Capacity Management
19 94 (3.72%) Business Continuity
20 83 (3.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 579 (22.92%) SQL
2 261 (10.33%) Java
3 168 (6.65%) Perl
4 101 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 66 (2.61%) Shell Script
6 64 (2.53%) Bash Shell
7 43 (1.70%) Python
8 42 (1.66%) JavaScript
9 34 (1.35%) PL/SQL
9 34 (1.35%) VB
10 29 (1.15%) C#
11 21 (0.83%) C
12 16 (0.63%) C++
12 16 (0.63%) T-SQL
12 16 (0.63%) VBScript
12 16 (0.63%) ABAP
13 14 (0.55%) Bourne shell
14 13 (0.51%) sed
14 13 (0.51%) AWK
14 13 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 279 (11.05%) Degree
2 213 (8.43%) Security Cleared
3 208 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 189 (7.48%) ITIL Certification
5 173 (6.85%) SC Cleared
6 169 (6.69%) MCSE
7 160 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
8 107 (4.24%) CCNA
9 78 (3.09%) CCNP
10 75 (2.97%) MCITP
11 53 (2.10%) MCP
12 33 (1.31%) MCSA
12 33 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 16 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (0.59%) PMI Certification
15 14 (0.55%) CCSA
15 14 (0.55%) CISSP
16 13 (0.51%) ISTQB
17 12 (0.48%) ISEB
18 11 (0.44%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 561 (22.21%) SLA
2 53 (2.10%) QA
3 31 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.16%) ISO 8583
8 4 (0.16%) COBIT
9 3 (0.12%) DICOM
10 1 (0.040%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.040%) TickIT
10 1 (0.040%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 370 (14.65%) Active Directory
2 259 (10.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (4.47%) XenApp
4 95 (3.76%) Hyper-V
5 74 (2.93%) vSphere
6 67 (2.65%) VMware ESX
7 43 (1.70%) XenDesktop
8 41 (1.62%) Firmware
9 35 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
10 31 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
11 30 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
12 25 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
13 23 (0.91%) Terminal Services
14 18 (0.71%) ISA Server
14 18 (0.71%) Squid
15 16 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 14 (0.55%) XenServer
17 12 (0.48%) KVM
18 10 (0.40%) UAG
18 10 (0.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 120 (4.75%) SCCM
2 67 (2.65%) SCOM
3 55 (2.18%) NetBackup
4 36 (1.43%) Nagios
5 32 (1.27%) HP SIM
6 30 (1.19%) Backup Exec
7 28 (1.11%) Data Guard
8 25 (0.99%) Puppet
9 23 (0.91%) Tivoli
10 22 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
11 19 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
11 19 (0.75%) Control-M
12 18 (0.71%) WSUS
12 18 (0.71%) Opsview
13 17 (0.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 15 (0.59%) Netcool
15 14 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
16 12 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 11 (0.44%) Unicenter
17 11 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 625 (24.74%) Microsoft
2 423 (16.75%) VMware
3 345 (13.66%) Oracle
4 329 (13.02%) Citrix
5 295 (11.68%) Cisco
6 202 (8.00%) IBM
7 155 (6.14%) HP
8 88 (3.48%) Red Hat
9 76 (3.01%) EMC
10 72 (2.85%) Remedy
11 71 (2.81%) Avaya
11 71 (2.81%) Sun
12 64 (2.53%) Dell
13 59 (2.34%) Fujitsu
14 56 (2.22%) SAP
15 55 (2.18%) Juniper
16 52 (2.06%) Apple
17 43 (1.70%) NetApp
18 40 (1.58%) Symantec
19 39 (1.54%) ServiceNow
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