The first table below looks at the demand for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 144 144 144
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 89 67 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.45% 1.29% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 1.62% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 70 50 62
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £21,350 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £45,150 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4916 4131 4264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.17% 79.41% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4008 3543 3769
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Problem Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in the South West

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in the South West

Problem Management
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 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
Bristol +16 41 £30,000 +9.09% 8
Dorset +7 19 £39,250 +12.94% 1
Gloucestershire -5 8 - - 1
Wiltshire -12 8 £41,000 +6.49% 2
Devon - 8 £20,450 - 2
Somerset -30 2 £53,750 +65.38% 1
Cornwall - 2 £23,500 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 89 (53.94%) ITIL
2 64 (38.79%) SQL
3 56 (33.94%) Microsoft
4 54 (32.73%) Windows
5 48 (29.09%) Finance
6 47 (28.48%) Degree
7 44 (26.67%) Java
8 40 (24.24%) SLA
9 39 (23.64%) Oracle
9 39 (23.64%) Banking
10 38 (23.03%) WebSphere
10 38 (23.03%) Computer Science
10 38 (23.03%) WebLogic
10 38 (23.03%) JBoss
11 36 (21.82%) Eclipse
11 36 (21.82%) French Language
11 36 (21.82%) GWT
11 36 (21.82%) Unit Testing
11 36 (21.82%) Software Engineering
11 36 (21.82%) Eclipse RCP
12 35 (21.21%) SQL Server
13 34 (20.61%) MS Excel
13 34 (20.61%) Service Management
14 30 (18.18%) UNIX
15 29 (17.58%) VMware
16 28 (16.97%) Spring
16 28 (16.97%) Incident Management
16 28 (16.97%) Change Management
17 27 (16.36%) Blackberry
17 27 (16.36%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 38 (23.03%) WebSphere
1 38 (23.03%) WebLogic
2 18 (10.91%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (6.06%) Apache ServiceMix
5 6 (3.64%) PegaRULES
6 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.21%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 27 (16.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.61%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.82%) SaaS
2 2 (1.21%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.06%) DNS
1 10 (6.06%) DHCP
2 8 (4.85%) Firewall
3 7 (4.24%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.24%) LAN
3 7 (4.24%) WAN
4 6 (3.64%) Intranet
4 6 (3.64%) IP Telephony
5 4 (2.42%) VoIP
5 4 (2.42%) VPN
6 3 (1.82%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.82%) Network Security
6 3 (1.82%) VLAN
6 3 (1.82%) Wireless
6 3 (1.82%) Internet
7 2 (1.21%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.21%) PABX
8 1 (0.61%) Softswitch
8 1 (0.61%) SMLT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 21 (12.73%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.85%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.21%) MySQL
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (21.82%) Eclipse
1 36 (21.82%) Eclipse RCP
2 19 (11.52%) Ant
2 19 (11.52%) JUnit
3 10 (6.06%) Maven
3 10 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (2.42%) Toad
6 3 (1.82%) ClearQuest
7 2 (1.21%) JDeveloper
7 2 (1.21%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.21%) PowerBuilder
General
1 48 (29.09%) Finance
2 39 (23.64%) Banking
3 36 (21.82%) French Language
4 4 (2.42%) Retail
5 3 (1.82%) Marketing
5 3 (1.82%) Billing
6 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (23.64%) Analyst
2 36 (21.82%) Software Engineer
2 36 (21.82%) Java Software Engineer
3 21 (12.73%) Support Analyst
3 21 (12.73%) Support Engineer
4 17 (10.30%) Junior
4 17 (10.30%) Junior Software Engineer
4 17 (10.30%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 14 (8.48%) Problem Manager
6 13 (7.88%) Applications Support
7 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (5.45%) Systems Support Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) Desktop Support
8 9 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.45%) Systems Support
8 9 (5.45%) Service Analyst
9 8 (4.85%) Technical Manager
9 8 (4.85%) Service Manager
10 5 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.82%) GWT
2 28 (16.97%) Spring
3 23 (13.94%) XML
4 20 (12.12%) HTML
5 19 (11.52%) J2EE
5 19 (11.52%) XSLT
5 19 (11.52%) JSP
5 19 (11.52%) Servlets
5 19 (11.52%) JMS
5 19 (11.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 17 (10.30%) Struts
6 17 (10.30%) SWT
7 10 (6.06%) OSGi
8 9 (5.45%) MyBatis
9 5 (3.03%) WebCenter
9 5 (3.03%) .NET
9 5 (3.03%) Web Services
10 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.03%) Computer Science
2 27 (16.36%) Blackberry
3 21 (12.73%) N-Tier
4 19 (11.52%) Client/Server
4 19 (11.52%) Inversion of Control
4 19 (11.52%) SWIFT
4 19 (11.52%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.45%) iPhone
5 9 (5.45%) iPad
6 4 (2.42%) Replication
7 3 (1.82%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.21%) IVR
8 2 (1.21%) Clustering
8 2 (1.21%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 54 (32.73%) Windows
2 30 (18.18%) UNIX
3 21 (12.73%) Windows 7
4 20 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (10.30%) Windows XP
7 14 (8.48%) Linux
8 12 (7.27%) Windows 2000
8 12 (7.27%) Windows 8
8 12 (7.27%) Windows 2000 Server
9 9 (5.45%) Mac OS
9 9 (5.45%) Android
9 9 (5.45%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.82%) CentOS
11 3 (1.82%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (53.94%) ITIL
2 36 (21.82%) Unit Testing
2 36 (21.82%) Software Engineering
3 34 (20.61%) Service Management
4 28 (16.97%) Incident Management
4 28 (16.97%) Change Management
5 25 (15.15%) Configuration Management
5 25 (15.15%) Service Delivery
6 21 (12.73%) UML
7 19 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (10.30%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (9.09%) Asset Management
10 14 (8.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (7.27%) Supplier Management
11 12 (7.27%) Release Management
11 12 (7.27%) Time Management
12 11 (6.67%) CAD
13 10 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.06%) TDD
13 10 (6.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 64 (38.79%) SQL
2 44 (26.67%) Java
3 21 (12.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.24%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.42%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.82%) C
7 2 (1.21%) C++
7 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (28.48%) Degree
2 16 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.88%) MCP
3 13 (7.88%) MCSE
4 12 (7.27%) Security Cleared
5 11 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.03%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.82%) MCITP
8 3 (1.82%) MCTS
8 3 (1.82%) CCNA
8 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.21%) CCNP
9 2 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (24.24%) SLA
2 19 (11.52%) QA
3 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (15.15%) Active Directory
1 25 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.64%) VMware ESX
3 5 (3.03%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.82%) vSphere
4 3 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.21%) MetaFrame
5 2 (1.21%) UAG
Systems Management
1 23 (13.94%) SCCM
2 22 (13.33%) WSUS
3 18 (10.91%) Backup Exec
4 12 (7.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 12 (7.27%) Nagios
4 12 (7.27%) SCOM
5 10 (6.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 9 (5.45%) SAP Afaria
7 2 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.21%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (33.94%) Microsoft
2 39 (23.64%) Oracle
3 38 (23.03%) JBoss
4 29 (17.58%) VMware
5 19 (11.52%) IBM
5 19 (11.52%) Google
6 12 (7.27%) CommVault
6 12 (7.27%) Bomgar
7 11 (6.67%) Cisco
7 11 (6.67%) Apple
8 9 (5.45%) SAP
9 7 (4.24%) HP
10 6 (3.64%) Pega
11 5 (3.03%) LANDesk
11 5 (3.03%) Dell
12 4 (2.42%) Avaya
12 4 (2.42%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.82%) Sophos
13 3 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (1.21%) Sybase
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