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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 180 138 143
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +5
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 60 80 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 1.51% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.85% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 44 70 73
Average salary £40,000 £24,500 £34,115
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.26% -28.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,940 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
4994 4317 4267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.34% 81.75% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4153 3640 3748
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -4 28 £40,000 +77.77% 4
Wiltshire -4 12 £22,000 -37.58%
Dorset -27 7 £35,500 -1.38% 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £50,000 -
Somerset +3 5 £25,000 -18.46% 1
Cornwall - 2 £25,750 - 1
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 55 (50.00%) ITIL
2 51 (46.36%) SQL
3 43 (39.09%) Service Management
4 39 (35.45%) Finance
5 30 (27.27%) Windows
6 29 (26.36%) Degree
7 28 (25.45%) VMware
7 28 (25.45%) Microsoft
8 27 (24.55%) SQL Server
8 27 (24.55%) Software Engineering
9 25 (22.73%) Banking
10 24 (21.82%) SLA
11 21 (19.09%) Spring
11 21 (19.09%) WebSphere
11 21 (19.09%) Computer Science
11 21 (19.09%) French Language
11 21 (19.09%) Unit Testing
11 21 (19.09%) GWT
11 21 (19.09%) Eclipse RCP
11 21 (19.09%) Service Delivery
11 21 (19.09%) Java
11 21 (19.09%) WebLogic
11 21 (19.09%) Eclipse
11 21 (19.09%) JBoss
12 20 (18.18%) Active Directory
13 19 (17.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (17.27%) Mentoring
14 18 (16.36%) Incident Management
14 18 (16.36%) MS Excel
14 18 (16.36%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (19.09%) WebLogic
1 21 (19.09%) JBoss
1 21 (19.09%) WebSphere
2 15 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 13 (11.82%) IIS
4 11 (10.00%) Apache ServiceMix
5 9 (8.18%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.82%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.91%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) Firewall
2 9 (8.18%) VLAN
2 9 (8.18%) VPN
2 9 (8.18%) MPLS
3 6 (5.45%) ISDN
4 4 (3.64%) DNS
4 4 (3.64%) SSL
5 3 (2.73%) SAN
5 3 (2.73%) DHCP
6 2 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.91%) MGW
7 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.91%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.91%) VoIP
7 1 (0.91%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.91%) RDBMS
2 12 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.64%) SQLPlus
6 3 (2.73%) MySQL
6 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.82%) DB2
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.91%) MS Access
8 1 (0.91%) DTS
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (19.09%) Eclipse
1 21 (19.09%) Eclipse RCP
2 15 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.00%) Maven
3 11 (10.00%) Ant
3 11 (10.00%) JUnit
4 4 (3.64%) Toad
4 4 (3.64%) JIRA
General
1 39 (35.45%) Finance
2 25 (22.73%) Banking
3 21 (19.09%) French Language
4 9 (8.18%) Retail
5 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (22.73%) Software Engineer
2 22 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 21 (19.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 12 (10.91%) Consultant
4 12 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
6 10 (9.09%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 10 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
6 10 (9.09%) Junior
7 9 (8.18%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.45%) Services Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.45%) Applications Support Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Problem Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Support Specialist
9 5 (4.55%) Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) DBA
10 4 (3.64%) Administrator
10 4 (3.64%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.09%) Spring
1 21 (19.09%) GWT
2 11 (10.00%) OSGi
2 11 (10.00%) JMS
2 11 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (10.00%) XML
2 11 (10.00%) XSLT
2 11 (10.00%) J2EE
2 11 (10.00%) JSP
2 11 (10.00%) Servlets
3 10 (9.09%) Struts
3 10 (9.09%) HTML
3 10 (9.09%) MyBatis
3 10 (9.09%) SWT
4 2 (1.82%) .NET
4 2 (1.82%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.91%) ODBC
5 1 (0.91%) RSS
5 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.91%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.09%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.91%) N-Tier
4 11 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 11 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (10.00%) SWIFT
4 11 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.55%) Clustering
7 3 (2.73%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.73%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.73%) CMDB
8 2 (1.82%) iSeries
8 2 (1.82%) Open Source
8 2 (1.82%) AS400
9 1 (0.91%) Replication
9 1 (0.91%) EPoS
9 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.27%) Windows
2 14 (12.73%) UNIX
3 12 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.55%) Linux
5 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (50.00%) ITIL
2 43 (39.09%) Service Management
3 27 (24.55%) Software Engineering
4 21 (19.09%) Unit Testing
4 21 (19.09%) Service Delivery
5 19 (17.27%) Mentoring
6 18 (16.36%) Incident Management
7 17 (15.45%) Configuration Management
8 16 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (14.55%) Change Management
9 15 (13.64%) Scrum
9 15 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (12.73%) ITSM
10 14 (12.73%) CRM
11 13 (11.82%) Validation
12 12 (10.91%) Coaching
13 11 (10.00%) UML
13 11 (10.00%) Release Management
13 11 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (46.36%) SQL
2 21 (19.09%) Java
3 10 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.36%) C
5 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.82%) RPG
7 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.82%) RPG IV
8 1 (0.91%) VBA
8 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (26.36%) Degree
2 14 (12.73%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.09%) MCP
5 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
6 8 (7.27%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.27%) ISEB
7 7 (6.36%) MCITP
8 4 (3.64%) MCSE
9 3 (2.73%) MCSA
9 3 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.73%) CCNA
10 2 (1.82%) CCIE
10 2 (1.82%) CCNP
10 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.82%) SLA
2 11 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 20 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 19 (17.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.64%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.82%) XenApp
7 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.91%) SCCM
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 28 (25.45%) Microsoft
1 28 (25.45%) VMware
2 18 (16.36%) Oracle
3 11 (10.00%) IBM
3 11 (10.00%) Google
4 7 (6.36%) Cisco
5 4 (3.64%) CA
6 3 (2.73%) Citrix
7 2 (1.82%) Juniper
7 2 (1.82%) Sun
7 2 (1.82%) HP
7 2 (1.82%) Progress
7 2 (1.82%) Peregrine
7 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (1.82%) F5
7 2 (1.82%) Twitter
8 1 (0.91%) Apple
8 1 (0.91%) Ericsson
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