The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 100 115 96
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 48 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.11% 0.95% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 1.26% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 33
Average salary £42,000 £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% +73.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
Problem Management
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1842 1745 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.00% 75.41% 68.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1247 1155
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Reading region.

Problem Management Salary Trend in Reading

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 49 (52.13%) Service Management
2 46 (48.94%) Service Delivery
3 43 (45.74%) ITIL
4 38 (40.43%) Telecoms
5 37 (39.36%) SLA
6 29 (30.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (22.34%) Incident Management
8 19 (20.21%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (15.96%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (13.83%) Retail
10 13 (13.83%) DNS
11 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
11 12 (12.77%) Change Management
11 12 (12.77%) Degree
12 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
12 11 (11.70%) Windows
13 10 (10.64%) EPoS
14 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
14 9 (9.57%) Statistics
15 8 (8.51%) SQL
15 8 (8.51%) Project Management
16 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
16 7 (7.45%) MS Office
16 7 (7.45%) Finance
16 7 (7.45%) ITSM
16 7 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (7.45%) DV Cleared
16 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
16 7 (7.45%) SCOM
16 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (5.32%) IIS
2 2 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Office
3 4 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.19%) MS Project
5 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (3.19%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) DNS
2 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.38%) BIG-IP
3 6 (6.38%) Firewall
3 6 (6.38%) BGP
3 6 (6.38%) EIGRP
3 6 (6.38%) VPN
3 6 (6.38%) SSL
3 6 (6.38%) OSPF
4 5 (5.32%) DHCP
5 4 (4.26%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (4.26%) Nortel Alteon
6 3 (3.19%) MPLS
6 3 (3.19%) Internet
6 3 (3.19%) VoIP
6 3 (3.19%) SMTP
6 3 (3.19%) SNMP
6 3 (3.19%) Diameter Protocol
6 3 (3.19%) Network Security
7 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.06%) OLTP
3 1 (1.06%) SQL CLR
General
1 38 (40.43%) Telecoms
2 13 (13.83%) Retail
3 7 (7.45%) Finance
4 4 (4.26%) Banking
5 3 (3.19%) Front Office
5 3 (3.19%) Back Office
6 2 (2.13%) Advertising
7 1 (1.06%) Billing
Job Titles
1 41 (43.62%) Problem Manager
2 17 (18.09%) Service Manager
3 14 (14.89%) Service Desk Manager
4 11 (11.70%) IT Services Manager
5 9 (9.57%) Change Manager
6 6 (6.38%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Administrator
8 3 (3.19%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.19%) Release Manager
8 3 (3.19%) Technical Team Leader
8 3 (3.19%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.19%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (2.13%) Senior Service Manager
9 2 (2.13%) Senior Architect
9 2 (2.13%) Architect
9 2 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.13%) Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) EPoS
2 9 (9.57%) Statistics
3 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.13%) Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) Windows
2 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.26%) UNIX
5 4 (4.26%) Linux
6 3 (3.19%) Solaris
6 3 (3.19%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.13%) Service Management
2 46 (48.94%) Service Delivery
3 43 (45.74%) ITIL
4 29 (30.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (22.34%) Incident Management
6 15 (15.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (12.77%) Change Management
8 8 (8.51%) Project Management
9 7 (7.45%) ITSM
9 7 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.38%) Validation
11 4 (4.26%) Server Monitoring
11 4 (4.26%) eTOM
12 3 (3.19%) Configuration Management
12 3 (3.19%) Capacity Management
12 3 (3.19%) Network Management
12 3 (3.19%) Release Management
12 3 (3.19%) IT Governance
12 3 (3.19%) Business Analysis
13 2 (2.13%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.51%) SQL
2 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.06%) VBScript
2 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (20.21%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (12.77%) Degree
3 7 (7.45%) DV Cleared
3 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.19%) CCNP
5 1 (1.06%) MCITP
5 1 (1.06%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.06%) SCSA
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.06%) RHCE
5 1 (1.06%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (39.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.19%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.19%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.06%) VMFS
4 1 (1.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) SCOM
2 5 (5.32%) SCCM
3 3 (3.19%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) F5
2 6 (6.38%) ServiceNow
2 6 (6.38%) VMware
2 6 (6.38%) Cisco
2 6 (6.38%) Juniper
3 5 (5.32%) CheckPoint
4 4 (4.26%) Nortel
4 4 (4.26%) Citrix
5 3 (3.19%) HP
5 3 (3.19%) BMC
5 3 (3.19%) Remedy
5 3 (3.19%) Huawei
6 1 (1.06%) Altiris
6 1 (1.06%) Veritas
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.06%) Dell
6 1 (1.06%) SunGard
6 1 (1.06%) Sun
6 1 (1.06%) LexisNexis
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
AOMi
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago