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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 238 217 242
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +25
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1264 1326 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.18% 1.33% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.64% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1045 1085
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
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 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -21 459 £47,700 -4.60% 42
South East -12 239 £40,500 -7.95% 20
Yorkshire -38 133 £35,000 -12.50% 6
North West -6 111 £42,750 +17.12% 9
South West -34 108 £30,000 -14.28% 15
West Midlands -40 82 £50,000 +17.64% 6
East of England -42 73 £42,500 +6.25% 11
East Midlands +8 37 £40,000 +13.21% 7
North East +10 22 £32,125 +192.04% 2
Problem Management
UK

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1424 (55.91%) ITIL
2 895 (35.14%) Windows
3 759 (29.80%) Finance
4 690 (27.09%) Incident Management
5 640 (25.13%) Microsoft
6 619 (24.30%) SQL
7 501 (19.67%) Change Management
8 500 (19.63%) SLA
9 494 (19.40%) Service Management
10 468 (18.37%) Linux
11 444 (17.43%) UNIX
12 422 (16.57%) VMware
13 402 (15.78%) Oracle
14 398 (15.63%) Active Directory
15 353 (13.86%) SQL Server
16 352 (13.82%) Service Delivery
17 346 (13.58%) MS Excel
18 309 (12.13%) Citrix
19 303 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
20 286 (11.23%) Cisco
21 277 (10.88%) MS Exchange
22 272 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
23 267 (10.48%) MS Office
24 265 (10.40%) Degree
24 265 (10.40%) Root Cause Analysis
25 250 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
26 249 (9.78%) Java
27 246 (9.66%) SAN
28 229 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
29 211 (8.28%) Capacity Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 277 (10.88%) MS Exchange
2 145 (5.69%) Tomcat
3 135 (5.30%) IIS
4 102 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 102 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 93 (3.65%) SharePoint
6 85 (3.34%) Apache
7 71 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 59 (2.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 57 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 53 (2.08%) WebLogic
11 50 (1.96%) Lync
12 42 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
12 42 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2000
13 37 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
14 34 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
15 33 (1.30%) MQSeries
16 30 (1.18%) CMS
17 26 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
18 19 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 346 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 267 (10.48%) MS Office
3 32 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.39%) FastStats
6 6 (0.24%) MS Project
7 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.16%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.16%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.039%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.039%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 21 (0.82%) Maximo
3 18 (0.71%) assyst
4 16 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.51%) Retail-J
6 10 (0.39%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
6 10 (0.39%) TIBCO iProcess
6 10 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
6 10 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.35%) Google Analytics
8 8 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.20%) Kondor+
10 5 (0.20%) SAP SD
10 5 (0.20%) SAP FI
10 5 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.20%) SAP CO
10 5 (0.20%) Adaptiv
11 4 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 41 (1.61%) SaaS
2 27 (1.06%) Office 365
3 24 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.31%) IaaS
7 4 (0.16%) GitHub
8 2 (0.079%) IBM SmartCloud
8 2 (0.079%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 246 (9.66%) SAN
2 207 (8.13%) Firewall
3 144 (5.65%) DNS
4 127 (4.99%) TCP/IP
5 99 (3.89%) WAN
6 95 (3.73%) LAN
7 94 (3.69%) DHCP
7 94 (3.69%) Internet
8 81 (3.18%) NAS
9 66 (2.59%) VPN
10 59 (2.32%) FTP
10 59 (2.32%) HTTP
11 54 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
12 53 (2.08%) VoIP
13 45 (1.77%) NetScaler
14 43 (1.69%) Wireless
15 41 (1.61%) SSL
16 38 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
17 26 (1.02%) SMTP
18 25 (0.98%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 150 (5.89%) Oracle Database
3 70 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 66 (2.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 63 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 60 (2.36%) DB2
7 53 (2.08%) MySQL
8 50 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 44 (1.73%) RDBMS
9 44 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
11 38 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 30 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 27 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 27 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
14 24 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
15 20 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
16 17 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
17 16 (0.63%) MS Access
17 16 (0.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (1.33%) Eclipse
2 33 (1.30%) Eclipse RCP
3 24 (0.94%) Ant
4 18 (0.71%) JUnit
4 18 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 18 (0.71%) Maven
5 17 (0.67%) JIRA
6 16 (0.63%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.27%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.24%) Subversion
8 6 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.20%) JMeter
9 5 (0.20%) Selenium
9 5 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (0.20%) Toad
9 5 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.20%) ClearQuest
10 4 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (0.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 759 (29.80%) Finance
2 187 (7.34%) Banking
3 164 (6.44%) Retail
4 145 (5.69%) Telecoms
5 82 (3.22%) Front Office
6 55 (2.16%) Advertising
7 49 (1.92%) French Language
8 42 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 39 (1.53%) Law
9 39 (1.53%) Legal
10 36 (1.41%) Back Office
11 33 (1.30%) Investment Banking
12 28 (1.10%) Marketing
13 12 (0.47%) Electronics
13 12 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.43%) Local Government
14 11 (0.43%) Games
15 10 (0.39%) German Language
16 8 (0.31%) Billing
16 8 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 679 (26.66%) Analyst
2 311 (12.21%) Support Analyst
3 252 (9.89%) Service Manager
4 186 (7.30%) Support Engineer
5 182 (7.15%) Applications Support
6 140 (5.50%) Administrator
7 138 (5.42%) Service Analyst
8 126 (4.95%) Problem Manager
9 114 (4.48%) Consultant
10 100 (3.93%) Service Desk Analyst
11 99 (3.89%) Applications Support Analyst
12 90 (3.53%) DBA
13 89 (3.49%) Delivery Manager
14 85 (3.34%) Services Delivery Manager
15 75 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 73 (2.87%) Technical Manager
17 71 (2.79%) Incident Manager
18 66 (2.59%) Operations Analyst
19 61 (2.39%) Team Leader
20 60 (2.36%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (3.65%) .NET
2 84 (3.30%) XML
3 79 (3.10%) J2EE
4 73 (2.87%) Middleware
5 66 (2.59%) Web Services
6 63 (2.47%) HTML
7 44 (1.73%) Spring
8 41 (1.61%) CSS
9 36 (1.41%) JDBC
10 33 (1.30%) GWT
11 32 (1.26%) XSLT
12 30 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
13 27 (1.06%) ASP.NET
14 24 (0.94%) .NET Framework
15 20 (0.79%) Java SE
15 20 (0.79%) Servlets
16 19 (0.75%) JSP
16 19 (0.75%) JMS
17 18 (0.71%) LAMP
18 17 (0.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 272 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 168 (6.60%) Management Information System
3 137 (5.38%) Clustering
4 85 (3.34%) Blackberry
5 74 (2.91%) Computer Science
6 69 (2.71%) CMDB
7 48 (1.88%) Replication
8 44 (1.73%) Statistics
9 43 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 41 (1.61%) Firmware
11 32 (1.26%) Client/Server
11 32 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
12 28 (1.10%) CLARiiON
12 28 (1.10%) Derivative
12 28 (1.10%) Equities
13 26 (1.02%) Fixed Income
13 26 (1.02%) Thin Client
13 26 (1.02%) Fat Client
14 23 (0.90%) Mainframe
15 20 (0.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 895 (35.14%) Windows
2 468 (18.37%) Linux
3 444 (17.43%) UNIX
4 303 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 229 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 139 (5.46%) Windows 7
7 126 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 120 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 119 (4.67%) Solaris
10 111 (4.36%) Windows XP
11 95 (3.73%) AIX
12 60 (2.36%) Windows 2000 Server
13 52 (2.04%) Windows 8
14 47 (1.85%) Windows 2000
15 34 (1.33%) Mac OS X
16 24 (0.94%) SUSE
17 22 (0.86%) zOS
18 19 (0.75%) HPUX
19 14 (0.55%) Windows Vista
19 14 (0.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1424 (55.91%) ITIL
2 690 (27.09%) Incident Management
3 501 (19.67%) Change Management
4 494 (19.40%) Service Management
5 352 (13.82%) Service Delivery
6 265 (10.40%) Root Cause Analysis
7 211 (8.28%) Capacity Management
8 183 (7.18%) Project Management
8 183 (7.18%) Release Management
9 173 (6.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 168 (6.60%) Configuration Management
11 152 (5.97%) ITSM
12 141 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 139 (5.46%) Change Control
14 128 (5.03%) E-Commerce
15 117 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
16 113 (4.44%) Mentoring
17 105 (4.12%) Time Management
18 103 (4.04%) Performance Management
19 98 (3.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 619 (24.30%) SQL
2 249 (9.78%) Java
3 146 (5.73%) Perl
4 84 (3.30%) Shell Script
5 73 (2.87%) JavaScript
6 56 (2.20%) Bash Shell
7 50 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 50 (1.96%) C#
8 47 (1.85%) Python
9 34 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 23 (0.90%) C
10 23 (0.90%) VBScript
11 20 (0.79%) Ruby
12 19 (0.75%) Korn
13 18 (0.71%) VB
13 18 (0.71%) T-SQL
13 18 (0.71%) C++
14 17 (0.67%) PHP
14 17 (0.67%) Bourne shell
15 16 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 265 (10.40%) Degree
2 210 (8.24%) ITIL Certification
3 203 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 184 (7.22%) Security Cleared
5 160 (6.28%) MCSE
6 156 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
7 151 (5.93%) CCNA
8 137 (5.38%) SC Cleared
9 78 (3.06%) MCITP
10 64 (2.51%) MCSA
11 61 (2.39%) MCP
12 54 (2.12%) CCNP
13 33 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 30 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 24 (0.94%) DV Cleared
16 21 (0.82%) MCTS
17 14 (0.55%) CISSP
18 12 (0.47%) CCA
18 12 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
18 12 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 500 (19.63%) SLA
2 62 (2.43%) QA
3 14 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.20%) DICOM
6 5 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.079%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.079%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.079%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.079%) Basel III
8 1 (0.039%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.039%) GxP
8 1 (0.039%) TickIT
8 1 (0.039%) COBIT
System Software
1 398 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 250 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (5.61%) XenApp
4 112 (4.40%) vSphere
5 103 (4.04%) VMware ESX
6 64 (2.51%) Hyper-V
7 53 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
8 36 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 36 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
9 32 (1.26%) UAG
10 29 (1.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 24 (0.94%) XenDesktop
12 23 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
13 22 (0.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 19 (0.75%) Terminal Services
15 12 (0.47%) XenServer
16 10 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 9 (0.35%) MetaFrame
17 9 (0.35%) KVM
18 8 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 91 (3.57%) SCCM
2 69 (2.71%) Tivoli
3 62 (2.43%) SCOM
4 43 (1.69%) NetBackup
5 39 (1.53%) EMC NetWorker
6 37 (1.45%) HP SIM
7 34 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 33 (1.30%) Backup Exec
9 32 (1.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 30 (1.18%) Data Guard
11 27 (1.06%) Nagios
12 26 (1.02%) WSUS
13 22 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
14 20 (0.79%) Puppet
15 19 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
16 16 (0.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 15 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
17 15 (0.59%) OpenView
17 15 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
18 14 (0.55%) Netcool
Vendors
1 640 (25.13%) Microsoft
2 422 (16.57%) VMware
3 402 (15.78%) Oracle
4 309 (12.13%) Citrix
5 286 (11.23%) Cisco
6 204 (8.01%) HP
7 174 (6.83%) Red Hat
8 166 (6.52%) IBM
9 132 (5.18%) EMC
10 101 (3.97%) NetApp
11 99 (3.89%) JBoss
12 77 (3.02%) Remedy
13 58 (2.28%) Avaya
14 49 (1.92%) Dell
14 49 (1.92%) SAP
15 48 (1.88%) SolarWinds
16 47 (1.85%) Symantec
17 46 (1.81%) Apple
18 39 (1.53%) Fujitsu
19 35 (1.37%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 44 minutes ago
London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
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