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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 97 123 108
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 46 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.02% 0.69% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 0.90% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 30
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +49.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £67,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
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
1857 1891 1602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.73% 77.22% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1305 1271
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 50 (49.02%) ITIL
2 48 (47.06%) Service Management
3 44 (43.14%) Service Delivery
4 36 (35.29%) Telecoms
5 31 (30.39%) SLA
6 28 (27.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 25 (24.51%) Incident Management
8 22 (21.57%) Degree
9 18 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (16.67%) Validation
11 15 (14.71%) Change Management
12 14 (13.73%) Retail
12 14 (13.73%) Computer Science
13 13 (12.75%) TCP/IP
13 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
14 12 (11.76%) DNS
14 12 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
15 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (10.78%) Finance
15 11 (10.78%) HP
15 11 (10.78%) EPoS
16 10 (9.80%) ITSM
16 10 (9.80%) Clustering
16 10 (9.80%) Statistics
16 10 (9.80%) SCOM
16 10 (9.80%) DV Cleared
16 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
17 9 (8.82%) SQL CLR
17 9 (8.82%) Vertica
17 9 (8.82%) Performance Tuning

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.86%) MS Project
3 5 (4.90%) MS Office
4 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Remedy ITSM
1 7 (6.86%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.75%) TCP/IP
2 12 (11.76%) DNS
3 6 (5.88%) VoIP
3 6 (5.88%) SMTP
3 6 (5.88%) SNMP
3 6 (5.88%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (4.90%) BIG-IP
4 5 (4.90%) OSPF
4 5 (4.90%) BGP
4 5 (4.90%) EIGRP
4 5 (4.90%) Firewall
4 5 (4.90%) DHCP
4 5 (4.90%) SSL
4 5 (4.90%) VPN
5 4 (3.92%) Nortel Alteon
6 3 (2.94%) MPLS
6 3 (2.94%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (1.96%) Network Security
7 2 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.98%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (8.82%) SQL CLR
2 3 (2.94%) OLTP
General
1 36 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 14 (13.73%) Retail
3 11 (10.78%) Finance
4 6 (5.88%) Front Office
4 6 (5.88%) Back Office
5 5 (4.90%) Billing
6 4 (3.92%) Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (40.20%) Problem Manager
2 15 (14.71%) Service Desk Manager
2 15 (14.71%) Service Manager
3 12 (11.76%) IT Services Manager
4 11 (10.78%) Administrator
5 9 (8.82%) DBA
6 8 (7.84%) Change Manager
7 7 (6.86%) Release Manager
8 6 (5.88%) Database Specialist
9 5 (4.90%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.90%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (4.90%) Technical Manager
10 3 (2.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (2.94%) Back Office Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.94%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (2.94%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.78%) EPoS
3 10 (9.80%) Clustering
3 10 (9.80%) Statistics
4 9 (8.82%) Replication
5 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) Linux
2 4 (3.92%) UNIX
3 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.98%) Solaris
4 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.02%) ITIL
2 48 (47.06%) Service Management
3 44 (43.14%) Service Delivery
4 28 (27.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (24.51%) Incident Management
6 17 (16.67%) Validation
7 15 (14.71%) Change Management
8 12 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (9.80%) ITSM
10 9 (8.82%) Project Management
10 9 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (6.86%) Time Management
11 7 (6.86%) SDLC
11 7 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (6.86%) IT Governance
11 7 (6.86%) Release Management
12 6 (5.88%) Configuration Management
12 6 (5.88%) Capacity Management
13 5 (4.90%) Resource Management
13 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.82%) SQL
1 9 (8.82%) T-SQL
1 9 (8.82%) VBScript
1 9 (8.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (21.57%) Degree
2 18 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (9.80%) DV Cleared
3 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) CCNP
4 2 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.98%) RHCE
5 1 (0.98%) SCSA
5 1 (0.98%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (30.39%) SLA
2 9 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (0.98%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 10 (9.80%) SCOM
2 2 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) HP
2 9 (8.82%) Vertica
3 7 (6.86%) Remedy
3 7 (6.86%) BMC
4 6 (5.88%) Huawei
5 5 (4.90%) Juniper
5 5 (4.90%) CheckPoint
5 5 (4.90%) Cisco
5 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.90%) F5
6 4 (3.92%) Nortel
7 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.98%) NetScout
8 1 (0.98%) VMware
8 1 (0.98%) Altiris
8 1 (0.98%) Citrix
8 1 (0.98%) Veritas
8 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.98%) Sun
8 1 (0.98%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 7 days ago