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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 230 219 230
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 236 244 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 1.16% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.48% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 157 194 221
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
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
17517 16491 17758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.84% 78.19% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13542 13509 15025
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Berkshire -21 66 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Hampshire -55 44 £43,000 -2.27% 6
Kent +39 39 £42,500 - 2
Surrey +3 32 £39,500 -4.24% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 25 £41,250 +9.28% 2
West Sussex +2 13 £41,750 +9.86% 2
Oxfordshire +4 9 £38,000 -15.55%
East Sussex - 5 £30,500 -
Middlesex -7 1 £43,000 +21.12% 1
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 338 (61.68%) ITIL
2 224 (40.88%) Windows
3 175 (31.93%) Incident Management
4 158 (28.83%) Service Management
5 133 (24.27%) Microsoft
6 129 (23.54%) SLA
7 123 (22.45%) Finance
8 117 (21.35%) VMware
9 102 (18.61%) Change Management
10 88 (16.06%) Linux
11 86 (15.69%) Security Cleared
12 85 (15.51%) Telecoms
12 85 (15.51%) Root Cause Analysis
13 79 (14.42%) HP
14 77 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
14 77 (14.05%) Firewall
15 74 (13.50%) MS Excel
16 72 (13.14%) MS Exchange
16 72 (13.14%) SAN
16 72 (13.14%) Service Delivery
17 69 (12.59%) Cisco
17 69 (12.59%) IBM
18 67 (12.23%) MS Office
18 67 (12.23%) SC Cleared
19 66 (12.04%) Active Directory
19 66 (12.04%) Citrix
20 63 (11.50%) VMware Infrastructure
21 62 (11.31%) Retail
21 62 (11.31%) SQL
21 62 (11.31%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 72 (13.14%) MS Exchange
2 41 (7.48%) Tomcat
3 37 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2000
4 32 (5.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 28 (5.11%) IIS
6 22 (4.01%) Apache
7 17 (3.10%) WebSphere
8 15 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (2.74%) SharePoint
9 14 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.82%) Live Communications Server
11 8 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
12 7 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (1.09%) SAS
13 6 (1.09%) CICS
14 5 (0.91%) JCAPS
14 5 (0.91%) K2 blackpearl
15 4 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 74 (13.50%) MS Excel
2 67 (12.23%) MS Office
3 5 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (2.92%) Maximo
2 13 (2.37%) Retail-J
3 6 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.91%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.91%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.46%) IaaS
2 7 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.91%) SaaS
5 4 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 77 (14.05%) Firewall
2 72 (13.14%) SAN
3 57 (10.40%) DNS
4 33 (6.02%) DHCP
5 32 (5.84%) TCP/IP
6 29 (5.29%) Internet
7 25 (4.56%) WAN
8 24 (4.38%) NAS
9 21 (3.83%) LAN
10 20 (3.65%) SSL
11 10 (1.82%) 3G
11 10 (1.82%) VoIP
11 10 (1.82%) 2G
11 10 (1.82%) SSH
11 10 (1.82%) 4G
12 9 (1.64%) VPN
13 8 (1.46%) FTP
13 8 (1.46%) HTTP
13 8 (1.46%) SMTP
13 8 (1.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.65%) Oracle Database
3 18 (3.28%) DB2
4 16 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.37%) MySQL
5 13 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (1.82%) MS Access
7 9 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (0.91%) IBM InfoSphere
10 5 (0.91%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (0.73%) OLTP
12 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.36%) Base SAS
13 2 (0.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (0.18%) PVCS
1 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.18%) ERwin
1 1 (0.18%) Subversion
1 1 (0.18%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 123 (22.45%) Finance
2 85 (15.51%) Telecoms
3 62 (11.31%) Retail
4 31 (5.66%) Advertising
5 17 (3.10%) Back Office
6 16 (2.92%) Banking
7 11 (2.01%) Legal
8 8 (1.46%) Electronics
8 8 (1.46%) Local Government
9 6 (1.09%) French Language
10 5 (0.91%) Marketing
11 3 (0.55%) Front Office
11 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 76 (13.87%) Service Manager
2 69 (12.59%) Support Engineer
3 56 (10.22%) Consultant
4 53 (9.67%) Analyst
5 38 (6.93%) Problem Manager
6 33 (6.02%) Technical Manager
7 28 (5.11%) Applications Support
7 28 (5.11%) Escalation Manager
8 27 (4.93%) Incident Manager
9 25 (4.56%) Support Analyst
10 21 (3.83%) Technical Consultant
11 20 (3.65%) Technical Services Manager
12 19 (3.47%) Administrator
12 19 (3.47%) Junior
13 18 (3.28%) Service Analyst
13 18 (3.28%) Service Desk Analyst
13 18 (3.28%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 16 (2.92%) 3rd Line Support
14 16 (2.92%) DBA
15 15 (2.74%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.28%) XML
2 16 (2.92%) Middleware
3 15 (2.74%) CSS
4 14 (2.55%) LAMP
4 14 (2.55%) WAMP
5 5 (0.91%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (0.55%) .NET
6 3 (0.55%) COM
7 2 (0.36%) ODBC
8 1 (0.18%) JDBC
8 1 (0.18%) Servlets
8 1 (0.18%) SOAP
8 1 (0.18%) Struts
8 1 (0.18%) HTML
8 1 (0.18%) REST
8 1 (0.18%) Spring
8 1 (0.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.49%) Management Information System
2 49 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (6.57%) Clustering
4 34 (6.20%) Blackberry
5 31 (5.66%) CMDB
6 26 (4.74%) Statistics
7 18 (3.28%) Replication
7 18 (3.28%) Firmware
8 15 (2.74%) Thin Client
8 15 (2.74%) Fat Client
9 11 (2.01%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.82%) Grid Computing
11 9 (1.64%) HACMP
12 6 (1.09%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
13 5 (0.91%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.73%) User Experience
14 4 (0.73%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 224 (40.88%) Windows
2 88 (16.06%) Linux
3 62 (11.31%) UNIX
3 62 (11.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (10.04%) Windows 7
5 49 (8.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (7.30%) Solaris
7 39 (7.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (6.75%) Windows 2000 Server
8 37 (6.75%) Windows XP
9 36 (6.57%) AIX
10 30 (5.47%) Windows 8
11 29 (5.29%) Mac OS X
12 28 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (3.28%) HPUX
14 17 (3.10%) Windows 2000
15 6 (1.09%) zOS
16 5 (0.91%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.73%) SUSE
18 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (61.68%) ITIL
2 175 (31.93%) Incident Management
3 158 (28.83%) Service Management
4 102 (18.61%) Change Management
5 85 (15.51%) Root Cause Analysis
6 72 (13.14%) Service Delivery
7 59 (10.77%) ITSM
8 58 (10.58%) Project Management
9 45 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 43 (7.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 42 (7.66%) Mentoring
12 34 (6.20%) Capacity Management
13 33 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
13 33 (6.02%) Configuration Management
14 32 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
15 25 (4.56%) ITIL V3
16 23 (4.20%) Workflow
17 22 (4.01%) PRINCE2
18 21 (3.83%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (3.83%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (11.31%) SQL
2 26 (4.74%) Java
3 21 (3.83%) Shell Script
4 15 (2.74%) PowerShell
5 14 (2.55%) Perl
6 13 (2.37%) Korn
7 6 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.09%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.09%) VBScript
8 2 (0.36%) C
9 1 (0.18%) VB
9 1 (0.18%) ABAP
9 1 (0.18%) VBA
9 1 (0.18%) Python
9 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 86 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 77 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (12.23%) SC Cleared
4 60 (10.95%) MCSE
5 54 (9.85%) ITIL Certification
6 53 (9.67%) MCITP
6 53 (9.67%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (8.94%) CCNA
8 42 (7.66%) Degree
9 22 (4.01%) MCSA
10 17 (3.10%) DV Cleared
11 15 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (2.74%) MCP
12 9 (1.64%) CCNP
13 8 (1.46%) OCP
13 8 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (1.46%) ISEB
14 7 (1.28%) PMI Certification
15 6 (1.09%) PMP
15 6 (1.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (23.54%) SLA
2 13 (2.37%) QA
3 8 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.73%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 66 (12.04%) Active Directory
2 63 (11.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (5.29%) XenApp
3 29 (5.29%) VMware ESXi
4 25 (4.56%) VMware ESX
5 22 (4.01%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 19 (3.47%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.19%) XenDesktop
7 12 (2.19%) vSphere
8 8 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (1.46%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (1.09%) PowerHA
10 5 (0.91%) NFS
10 5 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.73%) Veritas File System
11 4 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.55%) UAG
13 2 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (0.36%) NLBS
13 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 41 (7.48%) Tivoli
2 32 (5.84%) NetBackup
3 29 (5.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 24 (4.38%) SCCM
5 17 (3.10%) HP Data Protector
6 16 (2.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 16 (2.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 14 (2.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 11 (2.01%) EMC NetWorker
9 10 (1.82%) Unicenter
9 10 (1.82%) Netcool
9 10 (1.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 8 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (1.28%) SCOM
12 5 (0.91%) OpenView
12 5 (0.91%) MOM
12 5 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.91%) Nagios
12 5 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.73%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 133 (24.27%) Microsoft
2 117 (21.35%) VMware
3 79 (14.42%) HP
4 69 (12.59%) Cisco
4 69 (12.59%) IBM
5 66 (12.04%) Citrix
6 61 (11.13%) Oracle
6 61 (11.13%) Red Hat
7 48 (8.76%) EMC
8 39 (7.12%) Fujitsu
9 37 (6.75%) Avaya
10 29 (5.29%) Apple
11 28 (5.11%) Symantec
12 25 (4.56%) Veritas
13 24 (4.38%) NetApp
14 18 (3.28%) Dell
15 16 (2.92%) Intel
16 15 (2.74%) SAP
16 15 (2.74%) Meridio
17 14 (2.55%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Reading
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Surrey
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Slough
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