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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 142 121 138
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 95 96 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.56% 1.90% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 2.35% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 76 55 63
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £20,320 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
4882 4078 4226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3484 3735
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 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 28 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 28 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 +18 51 £30,000 - 6
Dorset +6 16 £43,500 -30.12% 1
Wiltshire -29 10 £41,000 +6.49% 2
Gloucestershire -11 8 - -
Devon -7 7 £20,500 -1.44% 1
Somerset -37 2 £53,750 +65.38%
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 94 (56.29%) ITIL
2 73 (43.71%) SQL
3 55 (32.93%) Microsoft
4 52 (31.14%) Windows
5 49 (29.34%) SLA
6 48 (28.74%) Degree
7 47 (28.14%) Java
8 45 (26.95%) SQL Server
9 44 (26.35%) Finance
10 41 (24.55%) Oracle
11 39 (23.35%) Banking
12 38 (22.75%) WebSphere
12 38 (22.75%) WebLogic
13 36 (21.56%) JBoss
13 36 (21.56%) Computer Science
14 35 (20.96%) Software Engineering
14 35 (20.96%) Service Management
15 34 (20.36%) Eclipse
15 34 (20.36%) French Language
15 34 (20.36%) GWT
15 34 (20.36%) Unit Testing
15 34 (20.36%) Eclipse RCP
16 33 (19.76%) MS Excel
17 32 (19.16%) VMware
18 31 (18.56%) UNIX
18 31 (18.56%) Configuration Management
19 30 (17.96%) Change Management
19 30 (17.96%) Spring
20 27 (16.17%) Incident Management
20 27 (16.17%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 (22.75%) WebSphere
1 38 (22.75%) WebLogic
2 15 (8.98%) MS Exchange
3 12 (7.19%) Apache ServiceMix
4 10 (5.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.59%) PegaRULES
7 5 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.20%) IIS
9 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.20%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (19.76%) MS Excel
2 24 (14.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.20%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.60%) Summit
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.80%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.39%) Firewall
1 9 (5.39%) Intranet
1 9 (5.39%) DNS
1 9 (5.39%) DHCP
2 8 (4.79%) WAN
2 8 (4.79%) LAN
3 7 (4.19%) IP Telephony
4 6 (3.59%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.99%) VLAN
6 4 (2.40%) VPN
7 3 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.80%) Network Security
7 3 (1.80%) MPLS
7 3 (1.80%) Internet
7 3 (1.80%) VoIP
7 3 (1.80%) ISDN
8 2 (1.20%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.60%) Wireless
9 1 (0.60%) H.323
9 1 (0.60%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.95%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.17%) Relational Database
3 22 (13.17%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (4.19%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.80%) MySQL
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 34 (20.36%) Eclipse
1 34 (20.36%) Eclipse RCP
2 18 (10.78%) Ant
2 18 (10.78%) JUnit
3 12 (7.19%) Maven
3 12 (7.19%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.80%) ClearQuest
4 3 (1.80%) Toad
4 3 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.20%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.20%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.60%) JDeveloper
General
1 44 (26.35%) Finance
2 39 (23.35%) Banking
3 34 (20.36%) French Language
4 3 (1.80%) Marketing
4 3 (1.80%) Billing
4 3 (1.80%) Back Office
5 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) International Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 43 (25.75%) Analyst
2 35 (20.96%) Java Software Engineer
2 35 (20.96%) Software Engineer
3 26 (15.57%) Support Analyst
4 20 (11.98%) Support Engineer
5 16 (9.58%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 16 (9.58%) Junior Software Engineer
5 16 (9.58%) Applications Support
5 16 (9.58%) Junior
6 13 (7.78%) Problem Manager
7 11 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.99%) Service Manager
9 9 (5.39%) Systems Support Engineer
9 9 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (5.39%) Systems Support
10 8 (4.79%) Service Analyst
10 8 (4.79%) DBA
10 8 (4.79%) Technical Manager
10 8 (4.79%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (4.79%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.36%) GWT
2 30 (17.96%) Spring
3 23 (13.77%) XML
4 20 (11.98%) HTML
5 19 (11.38%) J2EE
6 18 (10.78%) XSLT
6 18 (10.78%) JSP
6 18 (10.78%) Servlets
6 18 (10.78%) JMS
6 18 (10.78%) WebSphere MQ
7 16 (9.58%) SWT
7 16 (9.58%) Struts
8 12 (7.19%) OSGi
8 12 (7.19%) MyBatis
9 7 (4.19%) Web Services
9 7 (4.19%) .NET
10 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET
11 5 (2.99%) .NET Framework
11 5 (2.99%) WebCenter
12 3 (1.80%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.56%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.98%) Client/Server
2 20 (11.98%) N-Tier
2 20 (11.98%) Blackberry
3 18 (10.78%) Inversion of Control
3 18 (10.78%) SWIFT
3 18 (10.78%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.19%) iPad
4 7 (4.19%) iPhone
5 5 (2.99%) Replication
6 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.80%) Clustering
7 3 (1.80%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.20%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 52 (31.14%) Windows
2 31 (18.56%) UNIX
3 20 (11.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (11.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (8.38%) Windows 7
6 13 (7.78%) Linux
7 12 (7.19%) Windows 2000 Server
8 11 (6.59%) Windows 8
8 11 (6.59%) Windows XP
9 7 (4.19%) Windows 2000
9 7 (4.19%) Apple iOS
9 7 (4.19%) Android
9 7 (4.19%) Mac OS
10 4 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.40%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.80%) CentOS
12 1 (0.60%) Solaris
12 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (56.29%) ITIL
2 35 (20.96%) Software Engineering
2 35 (20.96%) Service Management
3 34 (20.36%) Unit Testing
4 31 (18.56%) Configuration Management
5 30 (17.96%) Change Management
6 27 (16.17%) Incident Management
7 25 (14.97%) Service Delivery
8 20 (11.98%) UML
9 18 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (10.18%) Root Cause Analysis
11 16 (9.58%) Release Management
12 14 (8.38%) Asset Management
13 12 (7.19%) TDD
13 12 (7.19%) Scrum
13 12 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (5.99%) Supplier Management
15 9 (5.39%) Capacity Management
16 8 (4.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 73 (43.71%) SQL
2 47 (28.14%) Java
3 21 (12.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.99%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.80%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.80%) C
5 3 (1.80%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.20%) VB
6 2 (1.20%) C++
7 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (28.74%) Degree
2 13 (7.78%) MCP
3 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.59%) Security Cleared
4 11 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (6.59%) MCSE
5 5 (2.99%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.40%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.40%) MCTS
6 4 (2.40%) MCITP
7 3 (1.80%) CCNA
7 3 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.20%) CCNP
9 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.60%) CIPD
9 1 (0.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (29.34%) SLA
2 20 (11.98%) QA
3 3 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (14.37%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.19%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.99%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.40%) vSphere
6 3 (1.80%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.80%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 19 (11.38%) WSUS
1 19 (11.38%) SCCM
1 19 (11.38%) Backup Exec
2 12 (7.19%) Nagios
2 12 (7.19%) SCOM
3 9 (5.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (4.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 7 (4.19%) SAP Afaria
5 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 55 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 41 (24.55%) Oracle
3 36 (21.56%) JBoss
4 32 (19.16%) VMware
5 18 (10.78%) IBM
5 18 (10.78%) Google
6 12 (7.19%) CommVault
6 12 (7.19%) Bomgar
7 10 (5.99%) Cisco
8 8 (4.79%) SAP
9 7 (4.19%) Apple
10 6 (3.59%) Pega
11 5 (2.99%) LANDesk
11 5 (2.99%) HP
12 4 (2.40%) Sybase
12 4 (2.40%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.80%) Sophos
13 3 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.80%) Dell
14 2 (1.20%) SmartFocus
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