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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 180 153 132
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -21
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 68 83 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 1.43% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.75% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 85
Average salary £40,000 £25,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.86% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £20,870 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5100 4736 4327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.75% 81.77% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4195 3950 3810
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 26 £42,000 +75.00% 1
Wiltshire -10 13 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Dorset -16 11 £41,750 +15.97%
Gloucestershire - 8 £35,000 -
Somerset +10 7 £25,000 -18.46% 1
Cornwall - 3 £26,500 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 51 (45.95%) ITIL
2 43 (38.74%) SQL
3 41 (36.94%) Service Management
4 36 (32.43%) Finance
5 31 (27.93%) Windows
6 29 (26.13%) Microsoft
7 26 (23.42%) SQL Server
7 26 (23.42%) VMware
8 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
9 24 (21.62%) Service Delivery
10 23 (20.72%) SLA
10 23 (20.72%) Degree
10 23 (20.72%) Banking
11 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (17.12%) Unit Testing
12 19 (17.12%) Eclipse RCP
12 19 (17.12%) Computer Science
12 19 (17.12%) French Language
12 19 (17.12%) GWT
12 19 (17.12%) Spring
12 19 (17.12%) Incident Management
12 19 (17.12%) WebSphere
12 19 (17.12%) JBoss
12 19 (17.12%) Eclipse
12 19 (17.12%) Java
12 19 (17.12%) WebLogic
13 18 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (15.32%) SharePoint
14 17 (15.32%) Active Directory
14 17 (15.32%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (17.12%) WebLogic
1 19 (17.12%) JBoss
1 19 (17.12%) WebSphere
2 17 (15.32%) SharePoint
3 15 (13.51%) IIS
4 14 (12.61%) MS Exchange
5 10 (9.01%) Apache ServiceMix
6 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.11%) Firewall
2 6 (5.41%) VLAN
2 6 (5.41%) VPN
2 6 (5.41%) SAN
2 6 (5.41%) MPLS
3 4 (3.60%) DNS
3 4 (3.60%) SSL
3 4 (3.60%) ISDN
4 3 (2.70%) Internet
4 3 (2.70%) NAS
4 3 (2.70%) DHCP
5 2 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.90%) MGW
6 1 (0.90%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.90%) ISUP
6 1 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.91%) RDBMS
2 11 (9.91%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.60%) SQLPlus
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.80%) MySQL
6 2 (1.80%) DB2
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.90%) MS Access
7 1 (0.90%) DTS
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (17.12%) Eclipse
1 19 (17.12%) Eclipse RCP
2 14 (12.61%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.01%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.01%) Maven
3 10 (9.01%) Ant
3 10 (9.01%) JUnit
4 4 (3.60%) Toad
4 4 (3.60%) JIRA
General
1 36 (32.43%) Finance
2 23 (20.72%) Banking
3 19 (17.12%) French Language
4 9 (8.11%) Retail
5 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.90%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (20.72%) Software Engineer
1 23 (20.72%) Service Manager
2 19 (17.12%) Java Software Engineer
3 12 (10.81%) Consultant
4 11 (9.91%) Service Desk Manager
5 10 (9.01%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Junior
6 9 (8.11%) Junior Software Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Problem Manager
7 7 (6.31%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (6.31%) Support Specialist
7 7 (6.31%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.31%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.12%) Spring
1 19 (17.12%) GWT
2 10 (9.01%) OSGi
2 10 (9.01%) JSP
2 10 (9.01%) Servlets
2 10 (9.01%) JMS
2 10 (9.01%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (9.01%) J2EE
2 10 (9.01%) XML
2 10 (9.01%) XSLT
3 9 (8.11%) HTML
3 9 (8.11%) Struts
3 9 (8.11%) MyBatis
3 9 (8.11%) SWT
4 1 (0.90%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.90%) .NET
4 1 (0.90%) COM
4 1 (0.90%) ODBC
4 1 (0.90%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.71%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.91%) N-Tier
4 10 (9.01%) Client/Server
4 10 (9.01%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (9.01%) SWIFT
4 10 (9.01%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (7.21%) Clustering
6 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.70%) CMDB
7 3 (2.70%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.80%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.80%) AS400
8 2 (1.80%) iSeries
8 2 (1.80%) Open Source
9 1 (0.90%) Replication
9 1 (0.90%) EPoS
9 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.90%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.93%) Windows
2 18 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (11.71%) UNIX
4 12 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.50%) Linux
7 3 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.90%) Solaris
9 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.95%) ITIL
2 41 (36.94%) Service Management
3 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
4 24 (21.62%) Service Delivery
5 19 (17.12%) Incident Management
5 19 (17.12%) Unit Testing
6 17 (15.32%) Change Management
6 17 (15.32%) Mentoring
7 16 (14.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (12.61%) Configuration Management
9 14 (12.61%) Scrum
10 13 (11.71%) CRM
11 12 (10.81%) Validation
12 10 (9.01%) ITSM
12 10 (9.01%) UML
12 10 (9.01%) TDD
12 10 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (9.01%) Release Management
12 10 (9.01%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.74%) SQL
2 19 (17.12%) Java
3 9 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.41%) C
5 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.80%) RPG IV
6 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.80%) RPG
7 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (20.72%) Degree
2 16 (14.41%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (9.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
5 9 (8.11%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.21%) ISEB
7 7 (6.31%) MCP
7 7 (6.31%) MCITP
8 4 (3.60%) MCSE
9 3 (2.70%) MCSA
9 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.70%) CCNA
10 2 (1.80%) CCIE
10 2 (1.80%) CCNP
10 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.72%) SLA
2 9 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (15.32%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.50%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.60%) vSphere
5 3 (2.70%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.80%) XenApp
7 1 (0.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) SCCM
2 2 (1.80%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (26.13%) Microsoft
2 26 (23.42%) VMware
3 16 (14.41%) Oracle
4 10 (9.01%) IBM
4 10 (9.01%) Google
5 7 (6.31%) Cisco
6 4 (3.60%) CA
7 3 (2.70%) Citrix
8 2 (1.80%) Juniper
8 2 (1.80%) Sun
8 2 (1.80%) HP
8 2 (1.80%) Progress
8 2 (1.80%) Peregrine
8 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.80%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (1.80%) F5
8 2 (1.80%) Twitter
9 1 (0.90%) Apple
9 1 (0.90%) Ericsson
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