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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 232 200 251
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +51
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1367 1457 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.28% 1.43% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.74% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1104 978
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
87932 83502 86187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.31% 81.69% 79.53%
Number of salaries quoted 72889 68584 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £73,000
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 27 November 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 27 November 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
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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 -28 489 £50,000 - 38
South East -11 273 £40,000 -5.88% 22
North West +63 156 £43,000 +17.80% 14
Yorkshire -40 134 £37,500 +0.67% 17
East of England -24 103 £45,000 +5.88% 17
West Midlands -29 89 £55,000 +46.66% 4
South West -56 70 £39,000 +6.84% 9
East Midlands +26 44 £32,000 -12.32% 2
North East -15 9 £38,500 +48.07% 2
Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
Problem Management
UK

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 1460 (55.12%) ITIL
2 886 (33.45%) Windows
3 805 (30.39%) Finance
4 723 (27.29%) Incident Management
5 649 (24.50%) Microsoft
6 631 (23.82%) SQL
7 536 (20.23%) SLA
7 536 (20.23%) Service Management
8 530 (20.01%) Change Management
9 465 (17.55%) UNIX
10 457 (17.25%) VMware
11 449 (16.95%) Linux
12 412 (15.55%) Oracle
13 401 (15.14%) Service Delivery
14 375 (14.16%) Active Directory
15 364 (13.74%) Citrix
16 354 (13.36%) SQL Server
17 346 (13.06%) MS Excel
18 330 (12.46%) MS Office
19 309 (11.66%) Root Cause Analysis
20 296 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
20 296 (11.17%) Cisco
21 294 (11.10%) MS Exchange
22 291 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
23 289 (10.91%) Java
24 283 (10.68%) Degree
25 278 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
26 239 (9.02%) Firewall
27 222 (8.38%) Windows Server 2003
27 222 (8.38%) Security Cleared

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 294 (11.10%) MS Exchange
2 163 (6.15%) Tomcat
3 162 (6.12%) IIS
4 111 (4.19%) WebSphere
5 102 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 97 (3.66%) Apache
7 88 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 86 (3.25%) JBoss
9 82 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2007
10 61 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
11 60 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 60 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 54 (2.04%) WebLogic
13 49 (1.85%) MQSeries
13 49 (1.85%) IBM HTTP Server
14 48 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
15 43 (1.62%) Lync
16 42 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2000
17 23 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
18 21 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 346 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 330 (12.46%) MS Office
3 25 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.15%) MS Project
5 4 (0.15%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.15%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.11%) SPSS
7 2 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.038%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 17 (0.64%) Maximo
2 16 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 15 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.53%) Retail-J
5 11 (0.42%) Google Analytics
6 10 (0.38%) assyst
7 9 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (0.34%) SAP CO
7 9 (0.34%) SAP FI
7 9 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.26%) SAP EWM
9 6 (0.23%) SAP SD
10 5 (0.19%) Adaptiv
10 5 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (0.15%) Kondor+
11 4 (0.15%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
11 4 (0.15%) TIBCO iProcess
11 4 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
11 4 (0.15%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.06%) Office 365
2 21 (0.79%) SaaS
3 17 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.23%) IaaS
6 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 239 (9.02%) Firewall
2 209 (7.89%) SAN
3 147 (5.55%) DNS
4 136 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 124 (4.68%) Internet
6 108 (4.08%) LAN
7 101 (3.81%) WAN
8 93 (3.51%) DHCP
9 92 (3.47%) VPN
10 82 (3.10%) HTTP
11 65 (2.45%) FTP
12 61 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
13 56 (2.11%) NAS
14 45 (1.70%) VoIP
15 43 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
16 42 (1.59%) VLAN
17 40 (1.51%) NetScaler
18 37 (1.40%) MPLS
19 35 (1.32%) SSL
20 30 (1.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 354 (13.36%) SQL Server
2 131 (4.95%) Oracle Database
3 75 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 74 (2.79%) DB2
5 62 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 53 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 47 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 44 (1.66%) MySQL
9 42 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
9 42 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 38 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 35 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 32 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
13 30 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
14 29 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 26 (0.98%) Data Mining
16 19 (0.72%) OLAP
17 17 (0.64%) Oracle OLAP
18 16 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (1.32%) Eclipse
2 31 (1.17%) Jenkins
3 27 (1.02%) Eclipse RCP
4 23 (0.87%) Git (software)
5 21 (0.79%) Ant
6 19 (0.72%) Maven
7 16 (0.60%) JUnit
8 12 (0.45%) JIRA
9 11 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.30%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.26%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.26%) Hudson
12 6 (0.23%) JMeter
12 6 (0.23%) Selenium
13 5 (0.19%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.19%) Toad
13 5 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
13 5 (0.19%) LoadRunner
14 4 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (0.15%) RubyMine
General
1 805 (30.39%) Finance
2 205 (7.74%) Retail
3 173 (6.53%) Banking
4 146 (5.51%) Telecoms
5 109 (4.11%) Front Office
6 41 (1.55%) Back Office
7 37 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 36 (1.36%) Legal
9 35 (1.32%) Investment Banking
10 33 (1.25%) Financial Institution
10 33 (1.25%) French Language
11 23 (0.87%) Marketing
11 23 (0.87%) Law
12 16 (0.60%) Advertising
13 12 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.42%) Local Government
15 9 (0.34%) Games
16 8 (0.30%) German Language
17 6 (0.23%) Publishing
17 6 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 713 (26.92%) Analyst
2 361 (13.63%) Support Analyst
3 282 (10.65%) Service Manager
4 210 (7.93%) Applications Support
5 170 (6.42%) Support Engineer
6 141 (5.32%) Service Analyst
7 116 (4.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 114 (4.30%) Problem Manager
9 105 (3.96%) Delivery Manager
10 102 (3.85%) Services Delivery Manager
11 94 (3.55%) Administrator
12 93 (3.51%) DBA
13 90 (3.40%) Consultant
14 89 (3.36%) Service Desk Analyst
14 89 (3.36%) Incident Manager
15 88 (3.32%) Architect
16 87 (3.28%) Team Leader
17 75 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 65 (2.45%) Operations Analyst
19 64 (2.42%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (4.08%) Middleware
2 91 (3.44%) J2EE
3 76 (2.87%) .NET
4 53 (2.00%) JDBC
5 49 (1.85%) HTML
5 49 (1.85%) Web Services
5 49 (1.85%) XML
6 38 (1.43%) Spring
7 31 (1.17%) CSS
8 29 (1.09%) XSLT
8 29 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
9 27 (1.02%) JMS
9 27 (1.02%) GWT
10 19 (0.72%) ASP.NET
11 18 (0.68%) .NET Framework
12 17 (0.64%) JSP
12 17 (0.64%) Servlets
13 16 (0.60%) ActiveMQ
13 16 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
13 16 (0.60%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 296 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (5.85%) Clustering
3 153 (5.78%) Management Information System
4 90 (3.40%) Blackberry
5 67 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 66 (2.49%) CMDB
7 57 (2.15%) Statistics
8 45 (1.70%) Mainframe
9 44 (1.66%) Fixed Income
10 43 (1.62%) Equities
11 42 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 41 (1.55%) Replication
13 38 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
14 35 (1.32%) Tandem
15 34 (1.28%) Life Science
16 30 (1.13%) IBM Mainframe
17 29 (1.09%) Derivative
18 27 (1.02%) CLARiiON
18 27 (1.02%) User Experience
19 24 (0.91%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 886 (33.45%) Windows
2 465 (17.55%) UNIX
3 449 (16.95%) Linux
4 291 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 222 (8.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 164 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 135 (5.10%) Windows 7
8 112 (4.23%) Solaris
9 102 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 92 (3.47%) Windows XP
11 84 (3.17%) AIX
12 69 (2.60%) Windows 2000 Server
13 52 (1.96%) Windows 8
14 47 (1.77%) Mac OS X
15 32 (1.21%) Windows 2000
16 27 (1.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 25 (0.94%) SUSE
18 16 (0.60%) Windows Vista
19 14 (0.53%) Debian
19 14 (0.53%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1460 (55.12%) ITIL
2 723 (27.29%) Incident Management
3 536 (20.23%) Service Management
4 530 (20.01%) Change Management
5 401 (15.14%) Service Delivery
6 309 (11.66%) Root Cause Analysis
7 220 (8.31%) Release Management
8 185 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 167 (6.30%) Configuration Management
10 161 (6.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 153 (5.78%) E-Commerce
11 153 (5.78%) Capacity Management
12 149 (5.62%) Change Control
13 133 (5.02%) Project Management
14 130 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
15 124 (4.68%) Mentoring
16 122 (4.61%) Time Management
17 117 (4.42%) Agile Software Development
18 105 (3.96%) Business Continuity
19 101 (3.81%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 631 (23.82%) SQL
2 289 (10.91%) Java
3 180 (6.80%) Perl
4 85 (3.21%) Shell Script
5 72 (2.72%) PowerShell
6 60 (2.27%) Bash Shell
7 56 (2.11%) JavaScript
8 53 (2.00%) Python
9 37 (1.40%) PL/SQL
10 34 (1.28%) C#
11 28 (1.06%) C
12 23 (0.87%) C++
13 22 (0.83%) VB
14 18 (0.68%) VBScript
15 17 (0.64%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.57%) T-SQL
16 15 (0.57%) VBA
16 15 (0.57%) Bourne shell
16 15 (0.57%) Ruby
17 14 (0.53%) AWK
Qualifications
1 283 (10.68%) Degree
2 222 (8.38%) Security Cleared
3 218 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 196 (7.40%) ITIL Certification
5 173 (6.53%) MCSE
6 170 (6.42%) SC Cleared
7 155 (5.85%) Cisco Certification
8 131 (4.95%) CCNA
9 95 (3.59%) MCITP
10 62 (2.34%) CCNP
11 58 (2.19%) MCP
12 48 (1.81%) MCSA
13 26 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 25 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 21 (0.79%) DV Cleared
16 18 (0.68%) MCTS
17 16 (0.60%) ISEB
17 16 (0.60%) PMI Certification
18 15 (0.57%) CISSP
19 14 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 536 (20.23%) SLA
2 61 (2.30%) QA
3 15 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.19%) DICOM
8 4 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.15%) COBIT
9 2 (0.076%) Basel III
9 2 (0.076%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.076%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.038%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.038%) TickIT
System Software
1 375 (14.16%) Active Directory
2 278 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 145 (5.47%) XenApp
4 93 (3.51%) vSphere
5 78 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 69 (2.60%) Hyper-V
7 45 (1.70%) Firmware
8 43 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
9 41 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
10 40 (1.51%) XenDesktop
11 29 (1.09%) UAG
12 26 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
12 26 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
13 24 (0.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 21 (0.79%) Terminal Services
15 18 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 18 (0.68%) ISA Server
16 16 (0.60%) XenServer
17 15 (0.57%) KVM
18 13 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 108 (4.08%) SCCM
2 59 (2.23%) SCOM
3 57 (2.15%) NetBackup
4 50 (1.89%) Tivoli
5 37 (1.40%) HP SIM
6 35 (1.32%) Backup Exec
7 33 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 30 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 26 (0.98%) Data Guard
10 25 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
11 24 (0.91%) Nagios
12 20 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 20 (0.76%) Puppet
13 19 (0.72%) WSUS
14 18 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
15 17 (0.64%) Control-M
16 16 (0.60%) Netcool
16 16 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 12 (0.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
17 12 (0.45%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 649 (24.50%) Microsoft
2 457 (17.25%) VMware
3 412 (15.55%) Oracle
4 364 (13.74%) Citrix
5 296 (11.17%) Cisco
6 195 (7.36%) IBM
7 182 (6.87%) HP
8 130 (4.91%) Red Hat
9 95 (3.59%) EMC
10 74 (2.79%) Avaya
11 71 (2.68%) Sun
12 65 (2.45%) Remedy
13 58 (2.19%) Apple
13 58 (2.19%) Fujitsu
14 57 (2.15%) Symantec
15 56 (2.11%) NetApp
16 53 (2.00%) Dell
17 48 (1.81%) SAP
18 43 (1.62%) Juniper
19 39 (1.47%) Veritas
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum + + 25% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus on call and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus+ Private Medical, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Resource Management
Salary: Excellent Salary & Package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Overtime + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday