The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 192 150 169
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +19
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 45 74 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 1.37% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.68% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 36 61 62
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,058
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,150 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +14.28%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5041 4401 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.45% 81.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3715 3901
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -1 21 £33,500 - 9
Wiltshire -8 13 £35,000 +12.90%
Dorset -29 7 £67,500 +87.50%
Gloucestershire -12 3 £35,000 -16.66% 2
Somerset +2 1 £62,500 +89.39%
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 80 (61.54%) SQL
2 73 (56.15%) ITIL
3 48 (36.92%) SQL Server
4 45 (34.62%) SLA
4 45 (34.62%) Degree
5 43 (33.08%) Finance
6 40 (30.77%) VMware
7 39 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 39 (30.00%) Windows
8 33 (25.38%) Java
8 33 (25.38%) Banking
8 33 (25.38%) Software Engineering
9 32 (24.62%) Service Management
10 31 (23.85%) MS Excel
11 30 (23.08%) WebLogic
11 30 (23.08%) WebSphere
12 29 (22.31%) Change Management
13 28 (21.54%) JBoss
13 28 (21.54%) Eclipse
13 28 (21.54%) Spring
13 28 (21.54%) Computer Science
13 28 (21.54%) French Language
13 28 (21.54%) Unit Testing
13 28 (21.54%) GWT
13 28 (21.54%) Eclipse RCP
14 26 (20.00%) Oracle
14 26 (20.00%) Active Directory
14 26 (20.00%) Configuration Management
15 25 (19.23%) Service Delivery
16 23 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 30 (23.08%) WebLogic
1 30 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 28 (21.54%) JBoss
3 19 (14.62%) SharePoint
4 18 (13.85%) IIS
5 14 (10.77%) Apache ServiceMix
6 8 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (4.62%) MS Exchange
8 5 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.54%) OpenROAD
11 2 (1.54%) Apache
12 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.77%) WordPress
12 1 (0.77%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (23.85%) MS Excel
2 19 (14.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.54%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.92%) Firewall
2 13 (10.00%) VPN
2 13 (10.00%) MPLS
2 13 (10.00%) VLAN
3 12 (9.23%) ISDN
4 4 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.08%) DNS
4 4 (3.08%) DHCP
5 3 (2.31%) SAN
5 3 (2.31%) Intranet
6 2 (1.54%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.54%) SSL
6 2 (1.54%) LAN
6 2 (1.54%) WAN
7 1 (0.77%) VoIP
7 1 (0.77%) WLAN
7 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.77%) ISUP
7 1 (0.77%) MGW
7 1 (0.77%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (36.92%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.08%) Relational Database
3 16 (12.31%) RDBMS
4 10 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.85%) MySQL
7 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.08%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 28 (21.54%) Eclipse
1 28 (21.54%) Eclipse RCP
2 18 (13.85%) Git (software)
3 14 (10.77%) Maven
3 14 (10.77%) Ant
3 14 (10.77%) JUnit
3 14 (10.77%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.08%) JIRA
4 4 (3.08%) Toad
General
1 43 (33.08%) Finance
2 33 (25.38%) Banking
3 28 (21.54%) French Language
4 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.31%) Retail
6 2 (1.54%) International Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.54%) Back Office
7 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (25.38%) Software Engineer
2 29 (22.31%) Java Software Engineer
3 23 (17.69%) Service Manager
4 20 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 18 (13.85%) Analyst
6 15 (11.54%) Applications Support
6 15 (11.54%) Service Desk Manager
7 14 (10.77%) Junior Software Engineer
7 14 (10.77%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 14 (10.77%) Junior
8 13 (10.00%) Support Analyst
9 11 (8.46%) DBA
9 11 (8.46%) SQL DBA
10 10 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (6.15%) Applications Support Engineer
12 4 (3.08%) Senior Wintel Engineer
12 4 (3.08%) Wintel Engineer
12 4 (3.08%) Senior Network Engineer
12 4 (3.08%) Systems Support Engineer
12 4 (3.08%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.54%) Spring
1 28 (21.54%) GWT
2 16 (12.31%) HTML
3 15 (11.54%) J2EE
3 15 (11.54%) XML
4 14 (10.77%) OSGi
4 14 (10.77%) SWT
4 14 (10.77%) WebSphere MQ
4 14 (10.77%) XSLT
4 14 (10.77%) JSP
4 14 (10.77%) Servlets
4 14 (10.77%) Struts
4 14 (10.77%) JMS
4 14 (10.77%) MyBatis
5 9 (6.92%) .NET
5 9 (6.92%) .NET Framework
6 8 (6.15%) Web Services
6 8 (6.15%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.31%) WebCenter
8 2 (1.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.54%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.85%) Management Information System
3 16 (12.31%) Client/Server
4 14 (10.77%) Inversion of Control
4 14 (10.77%) SWIFT
4 14 (10.77%) N-Tier
4 14 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (10.77%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.62%) Clustering
6 4 (3.08%) Open Source
7 3 (2.31%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.31%) CMDB
8 2 (1.54%) Replication
9 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.77%) Life Science
9 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.00%) Windows
2 16 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (12.31%) UNIX
3 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (2.31%) Linux
6 3 (2.31%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.54%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.77%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (56.15%) ITIL
2 33 (25.38%) Software Engineering
3 32 (24.62%) Service Management
4 29 (22.31%) Change Management
5 28 (21.54%) Unit Testing
6 26 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 25 (19.23%) Service Delivery
8 21 (16.15%) Mentoring
9 20 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (14.62%) Incident Management
10 19 (14.62%) Scrum
11 18 (13.85%) ITSM
12 17 (13.08%) Coaching
13 16 (12.31%) Root Cause Analysis
13 16 (12.31%) CRM
14 14 (10.77%) TDD
14 14 (10.77%) Release Management
14 14 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (10.77%) UML
15 13 (10.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 80 (61.54%) SQL
2 33 (25.38%) Java
3 15 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.38%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.31%) C
7 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.54%) VB
8 1 (0.77%) Perl
8 1 (0.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (34.62%) Degree
2 14 (10.77%) MCP
3 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.85%) MCSE
5 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.08%) MCITP
5 4 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.08%) ISEB
5 4 (3.08%) CCIE
5 4 (3.08%) CCNP
5 4 (3.08%) CCNA
6 3 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.77%) MCSA
7 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.77%) MCTS
7 1 (0.77%) CIPD
7 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (34.62%) SLA
2 17 (13.08%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.77%) TickIT
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.77%) Solvency II
System Software
1 26 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.46%) Terminal Services
4 9 (6.92%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.08%) XenApp
6 3 (2.31%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.77%) vSphere
7 1 (0.77%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) SCCM
1 6 (4.62%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.85%) Nagios
2 5 (3.85%) SCOM
2 5 (3.85%) WSUS
3 2 (1.54%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.77%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 40 (30.77%) VMware
2 39 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (20.00%) Oracle
4 14 (10.77%) Google
4 14 (10.77%) IBM
5 6 (4.62%) CA
5 6 (4.62%) Cisco
6 5 (3.85%) Citrix
6 5 (3.85%) CommVault
6 5 (3.85%) Bomgar
7 4 (3.08%) F5
7 4 (3.08%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (3.08%) Juniper
8 2 (1.54%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.54%) FrontRange
8 2 (1.54%) Apple
8 2 (1.54%) Peregrine
8 2 (1.54%) Sun
8 2 (1.54%) Sybase
9 1 (0.77%) Progress
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