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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 101 128 92
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -36
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 38 11 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.72% 0.44% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 0.57% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 35
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,200 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,200 £53,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1798 1914 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.43% 77.05% 74.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1327 1305
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (52.33%) ITIL
2 29 (33.72%) Service Management
2 29 (33.72%) Degree
3 22 (25.58%) Service Delivery
4 20 (23.26%) Validation
5 19 (22.09%) Incident Management
5 19 (22.09%) DNS
6 18 (20.93%) MS Excel
6 18 (20.93%) Telecoms
7 17 (19.77%) Computer Science
8 16 (18.60%) QA
9 15 (17.44%) SMTP
9 15 (17.44%) HP
9 15 (17.44%) Clustering
9 15 (17.44%) Capacity Management
10 14 (16.28%) Vertica
10 14 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (16.28%) SQL CLR
10 14 (16.28%) Replication
10 14 (16.28%) Finance
10 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
10 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
10 14 (16.28%) SQL
10 14 (16.28%) T-SQL
10 14 (16.28%) VBScript
10 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
10 14 (16.28%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (16.28%) Project Management
11 12 (13.95%) Retail
11 12 (13.95%) Statistics

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 18 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.98%) MS Project
3 3 (3.49%) MS Office
3 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (6.98%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.09%) DNS
2 15 (17.44%) SMTP
3 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
4 11 (12.79%) VoIP
5 10 (11.63%) SNMP
5 10 (11.63%) Diameter Protocol
6 6 (6.98%) HTTP
7 5 (5.81%) Firewall
8 4 (4.65%) SSL
8 4 (4.65%) VPN
8 4 (4.65%) DHCP
9 3 (3.49%) MPLS
9 3 (3.49%) OSPF
9 3 (3.49%) BGP
9 3 (3.49%) EIGRP
9 3 (3.49%) BIG-IP
9 3 (3.49%) Nortel Alteon
10 2 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (1.16%) Internet
11 1 (1.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
1 14 (16.28%) SQL CLR
2 7 (8.14%) OLTP
General
1 18 (20.93%) Telecoms
2 14 (16.28%) Finance
3 12 (13.95%) Retail
4 10 (11.63%) Front Office
4 10 (11.63%) Back Office
5 5 (5.81%) Billing
6 3 (3.49%) Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) Problem Manager
2 16 (18.60%) Administrator
3 14 (16.28%) DBA
4 13 (15.12%) Service Manager
4 13 (15.12%) Service Desk Manager
5 11 (12.79%) IT Services Manager
6 7 (8.14%) Back Office Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) SQL DBA
6 7 (8.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 7 (8.14%) Database Specialist
7 6 (6.98%) Release Manager
7 6 (6.98%) Server Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Project Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Change Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Platform Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.44%) Clustering
3 14 (16.28%) Replication
4 12 (13.95%) Statistics
5 11 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (11.63%) EPoS
7 6 (6.98%) Data Centre
8 5 (5.81%) Client/Server
9 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 7 (8.14%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) UNIX
4 1 (1.16%) Solaris
4 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.33%) ITIL
2 29 (33.72%) Service Management
3 22 (25.58%) Service Delivery
4 20 (23.26%) Validation
5 19 (22.09%) Incident Management
6 15 (17.44%) Capacity Management
7 14 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (16.28%) Project Management
8 11 (12.79%) Change Management
9 10 (11.63%) Configuration Management
10 9 (10.47%) ITSM
10 9 (10.47%) Network Design
10 9 (10.47%) Fault Management
11 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (8.14%) Time Management
13 6 (6.98%) Release Management
13 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.98%) IT Governance
13 6 (6.98%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) SQL
1 14 (16.28%) T-SQL
1 14 (16.28%) VBScript
1 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (33.72%) Degree
2 14 (16.28%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (9.30%) DV Cleared
3 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) RHCE
4 1 (1.16%) SCSA
4 1 (1.16%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.60%) QA
2 10 (11.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.16%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) SCOM
2 1 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) HP
2 14 (16.28%) Vertica
3 8 (9.30%) Huawei
4 6 (6.98%) Remedy
4 6 (6.98%) BMC
5 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.49%) Nortel
6 3 (3.49%) Cisco
6 3 (3.49%) Juniper
6 3 (3.49%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.49%) F5
7 1 (1.16%) BroadSoft
7 1 (1.16%) VMware
7 1 (1.16%) Acme Packet
7 1 (1.16%) Veritas
7 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.16%) Citrix
7 1 (1.16%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car & healthcare package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago