The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 197 216 223
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 309 253 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 1.16% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.54% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 223 204 212
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £51,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Problem Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17755 16471 17389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.46% 75.79% 75.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13729 13376 14722
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Problem Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in the South East

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in the South East

Problem Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Hampshire -29 77 £43,000 -2.27% 4
Berkshire -21 68 £45,000 - 3
Surrey +32 57 £40,500 -12.43%
Kent +40 44 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 26 £50,000 +25.00% 5
West Sussex +5 17 £51,750 +36.18% 1
Oxfordshire +11 13 £38,000 -20.00%
East Sussex - 4 £22,500 - 1
Middlesex -1 3 £60,000 +69.01%
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 348 (62.14%) ITIL
2 222 (39.64%) Windows
3 174 (31.07%) Service Management
4 160 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 140 (25.00%) Finance
6 136 (24.29%) SLA
7 134 (23.93%) Microsoft
8 120 (21.43%) VMware
9 101 (18.04%) Change Management
10 96 (17.14%) Linux
11 80 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 79 (14.11%) Security Cleared
13 78 (13.93%) Root Cause Analysis
14 77 (13.75%) Active Directory
14 77 (13.75%) Telecoms
15 76 (13.57%) Microsoft Certification
16 75 (13.39%) HP
16 75 (13.39%) Service Delivery
16 75 (13.39%) Firewall
17 73 (13.04%) SAN
17 73 (13.04%) MS Exchange
18 72 (12.86%) Oracle
19 69 (12.32%) UNIX
19 69 (12.32%) IBM
19 69 (12.32%) ITSM
20 68 (12.14%) Cisco
21 67 (11.96%) DNS
22 66 (11.79%) Project Management
22 66 (11.79%) Red Hat
22 66 (11.79%) Citrix

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 73 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 39 (6.96%) Tomcat
3 33 (5.89%) Exchange Server 2000
4 29 (5.18%) IIS
5 28 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 27 (4.82%) Apache
7 20 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (3.39%) WebSphere
9 18 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (2.50%) SharePoint
11 12 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
13 9 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (1.43%) Live Communications Server
14 8 (1.43%) JCAPS
15 7 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
15 7 (1.25%) CMS
15 7 (1.25%) CICS
16 6 (1.07%) SAS
17 5 (0.89%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 80 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 57 (10.18%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (2.32%) Maximo
2 11 (1.96%) Retail-J
3 6 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.89%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (0.89%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.43%) IaaS
2 7 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.89%) SaaS
5 3 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 75 (13.39%) Firewall
2 73 (13.04%) SAN
3 67 (11.96%) DNS
4 34 (6.07%) TCP/IP
5 31 (5.54%) DHCP
6 27 (4.82%) WAN
7 26 (4.64%) NAS
8 23 (4.11%) LAN
9 22 (3.93%) SSL
10 21 (3.75%) Internet
11 16 (2.86%) SMTP
11 16 (2.86%) HTTP
12 12 (2.14%) BGP
13 11 (1.96%) 2G
13 11 (1.96%) VoIP
13 11 (1.96%) SSH
14 10 (1.79%) FTP
14 10 (1.79%) 3G
14 10 (1.79%) 4G
15 9 (1.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.18%) DB2
3 21 (3.75%) Oracle Database
4 16 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (2.32%) MySQL
7 10 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.43%) MS Access
9 8 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (0.89%) IBM InfoSphere
12 4 (0.71%) OLTP
12 4 (0.71%) MaxDB
13 3 (0.54%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.36%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.18%) ERwin
General
1 140 (25.00%) Finance
2 77 (13.75%) Telecoms
3 52 (9.29%) Retail
4 41 (7.32%) Advertising
5 18 (3.21%) Banking
6 13 (2.32%) Back Office
7 9 (1.61%) Electronics
8 8 (1.43%) Local Government
9 7 (1.25%) Marketing
10 6 (1.07%) French Language
10 6 (1.07%) Legal
11 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.18%) Front Office
13 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 88 (15.71%) Service Manager
2 67 (11.96%) Support Engineer
3 56 (10.00%) Analyst
3 56 (10.00%) Consultant
4 45 (8.04%) Technical Manager
5 34 (6.07%) Problem Manager
6 32 (5.71%) Technical Services Manager
7 29 (5.18%) Incident Manager
8 27 (4.82%) Support Analyst
9 25 (4.46%) Escalation Manager
10 22 (3.93%) Applications Support
10 22 (3.93%) 3rd Line Support
11 21 (3.75%) Service Analyst
11 21 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
12 19 (3.39%) DBA
12 19 (3.39%) Junior
12 19 (3.39%) Administrator
13 18 (3.21%) Technical Consultant
14 17 (3.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 15 (2.68%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.75%) XML
2 17 (3.04%) CSS
3 16 (2.86%) Middleware
3 16 (2.86%) LAMP
3 16 (2.86%) WAMP
4 5 (0.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (0.54%) COM
6 2 (0.36%) ODBC
7 1 (0.18%) REST
7 1 (0.18%) JDBC
7 1 (0.18%) Servlets
7 1 (0.18%) SOAP
7 1 (0.18%) .NET
7 1 (0.18%) HTML
7 1 (0.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.46%) Management Information System
2 42 (7.50%) Clustering
3 33 (5.89%) CMDB
4 30 (5.36%) Blackberry
5 25 (4.46%) Replication
6 19 (3.39%) Statistics
7 18 (3.21%) Firmware
8 14 (2.50%) Fat Client
8 14 (2.50%) Thin Client
9 11 (1.96%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.79%) Grid Computing
10 10 (1.79%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.61%) HACMP
12 7 (1.25%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.25%) IBM Mainframe
13 5 (0.89%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.71%) IVR
14 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 222 (39.64%) Windows
2 96 (17.14%) Linux
3 69 (12.32%) UNIX
4 63 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (8.21%) Windows 7
7 45 (8.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 40 (7.14%) Solaris
9 38 (6.79%) AIX
10 35 (6.25%) Windows XP
11 33 (5.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 33 (5.89%) Windows 2000 Server
12 31 (5.54%) Windows 8
13 25 (4.46%) Mac OS X
14 18 (3.21%) HPUX
15 17 (3.04%) Windows 2000
16 7 (1.25%) zOS
16 7 (1.25%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.71%) SUSE
18 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (62.14%) ITIL
2 174 (31.07%) Service Management
3 160 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 101 (18.04%) Change Management
5 78 (13.93%) Root Cause Analysis
6 75 (13.39%) Service Delivery
7 69 (12.32%) ITSM
8 66 (11.79%) Project Management
9 49 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 43 (7.68%) Capacity Management
11 40 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 34 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
13 28 (5.00%) Configuration Management
14 24 (4.29%) Workflow
15 23 (4.11%) PRINCE2
15 23 (4.11%) ITIL V3
16 20 (3.57%) Load Balancing
17 19 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
18 18 (3.21%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 61 (10.89%) SQL
2 23 (4.11%) Shell Script
3 21 (3.75%) Java
4 17 (3.04%) Perl
5 15 (2.68%) Korn
6 13 (2.32%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.43%) Bash Shell
8 7 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.89%) VBScript
9 5 (0.89%) ABAP
10 2 (0.36%) Python
11 1 (0.18%) VBA
11 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 79 (14.11%) Security Cleared
2 76 (13.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (10.71%) MCSE
3 60 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 58 (10.36%) ITIL Certification
5 52 (9.29%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (8.93%) CCNA
7 49 (8.75%) MCITP
8 45 (8.04%) Degree
9 26 (4.64%) MCSA
10 19 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (3.04%) DV Cleared
11 17 (3.04%) MCP
12 12 (2.14%) CCNP
13 10 (1.79%) OCP
13 10 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
14 7 (1.25%) PMI Certification
15 6 (1.07%) ISEB
15 6 (1.07%) A+ Certification
15 6 (1.07%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (24.29%) SLA
2 15 (2.68%) QA
3 9 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) COSO
6 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 77 (13.75%) Active Directory
2 64 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (5.18%) XenApp
4 27 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (3.93%) VMware ESX
6 21 (3.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 20 (3.57%) Hyper-V
8 16 (2.86%) XenDesktop
9 15 (2.68%) vSphere
10 10 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
10 10 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (1.07%) PowerHA
12 5 (0.89%) NFS
12 5 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.71%) Veritas File System
13 4 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (0.54%) vCloud
14 3 (0.54%) UAG
15 2 (0.36%) NLBS
15 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 41 (7.32%) Tivoli
2 32 (5.71%) NetBackup
3 27 (4.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 25 (4.46%) SCCM
5 17 (3.04%) HP Data Protector
6 13 (2.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 13 (2.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 12 (2.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 12 (2.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 11 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
9 10 (1.79%) SCOM
9 10 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 9 (1.61%) Netcool
11 8 (1.43%) Unicenter
12 7 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
12 7 (1.25%) Backup Exec
13 6 (1.07%) Foglight
14 5 (0.89%) MOM
14 5 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 5 (0.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 134 (23.93%) Microsoft
2 120 (21.43%) VMware
3 75 (13.39%) HP
4 72 (12.86%) Oracle
5 69 (12.32%) IBM
6 68 (12.14%) Cisco
7 66 (11.79%) Red Hat
7 66 (11.79%) Citrix
8 47 (8.39%) EMC
9 33 (5.89%) Avaya
10 31 (5.54%) Fujitsu
11 26 (4.64%) NetApp
12 25 (4.46%) Apple
13 24 (4.29%) Symantec
14 23 (4.11%) Veritas
15 18 (3.21%) SolarWinds
15 18 (3.21%) Dell
16 17 (3.04%) SAP
16 17 (3.04%) CheckPoint
17 15 (2.68%) 3PAR
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £34000 - £37000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: c£25,000 + Car allowance dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago