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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 185 155 152
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 65 82 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 1.34% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.62% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 54 63 49
Average salary £38,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,240 £20,420 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +1.94%
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
4923 5072 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.02% 82.77% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4148 4138 3667
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 July 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 28 July 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 -32 28 £42,500 +39.34% 2
Wiltshire -2 13 £46,377 +30.63% 1
Cornwall -6 6 £30,000 +27.65% 2
Dorset -6 6 £39,000 -10.34% 2
Gloucestershire -11 6 £37,500 -
Devon -8 5 £20,800 +1.71% 3
Somerset +14 1 £22,500 -58.13%
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 66 (49.62%) ITIL
2 56 (42.11%) Service Management
3 48 (36.09%) SQL
4 46 (34.59%) Finance
5 42 (31.58%) VMware
6 41 (30.83%) SQL Server
7 34 (25.56%) Windows
8 33 (24.81%) Service Delivery
9 32 (24.06%) Microsoft
9 32 (24.06%) Computer Science
10 31 (23.31%) Banking
11 29 (21.80%) Software Engineering
11 29 (21.80%) WebSphere
11 29 (21.80%) Degree
11 29 (21.80%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (21.80%) JBoss
11 29 (21.80%) Oracle
11 29 (21.80%) WebLogic
12 27 (20.30%) Java
12 27 (20.30%) Eclipse
12 27 (20.30%) ITIL Certification
12 27 (20.30%) GWT
12 27 (20.30%) Unit Testing
12 27 (20.30%) Eclipse RCP
13 26 (19.55%) UNIX
13 26 (19.55%) Relational Database
14 25 (18.80%) Change Management
15 24 (18.05%) Spring
15 24 (18.05%) SLA
16 23 (17.29%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 29 (21.80%) WebSphere
1 29 (21.80%) JBoss
1 29 (21.80%) WebLogic
2 20 (15.04%) Apache ServiceMix
3 18 (13.53%) MS Exchange
4 12 (9.02%) IIS
4 12 (9.02%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.51%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (3.01%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.26%) SAS
7 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (13.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Office 365
1 2 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.02%) SAN
2 6 (4.51%) NAS
2 6 (4.51%) Internet
3 3 (2.26%) LAN
3 3 (2.26%) WAN
4 2 (1.50%) VLAN
4 2 (1.50%) VPN
4 2 (1.50%) SSL
4 2 (1.50%) MPLS
5 1 (0.75%) Firewall
5 1 (0.75%) DNS
5 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (30.83%) SQL Server
2 26 (19.55%) Relational Database
3 23 (17.29%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.76%) DB2
6 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.75%) DTS
9 1 (0.75%) MS Access
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.75%) MySQL
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (20.30%) Eclipse
1 27 (20.30%) Eclipse RCP
2 20 (15.04%) Ant
2 20 (15.04%) JUnit
2 20 (15.04%) Maven
2 20 (15.04%) Git (software)
2 20 (15.04%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 46 (34.59%) Finance
2 31 (23.31%) Banking
3 16 (12.03%) French Language
4 9 (6.77%) Retail
5 7 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.26%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.75%) Military
8 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (18.80%) Service Manager
2 24 (18.05%) Software Engineer
3 21 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
4 17 (12.78%) Consultant
5 16 (12.03%) Delivery Manager
5 16 (12.03%) Services Delivery Manager
6 12 (9.02%) Problem Manager
7 11 (8.27%) Support Engineer
7 11 (8.27%) Applications Support
8 9 (6.77%) Analyst
9 8 (6.02%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (5.26%) Junior
10 7 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 7 (5.26%) Technical Manager
10 7 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
11 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.51%) Service Desk Manager
11 6 (4.51%) Support Specialist
11 6 (4.51%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.76%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.30%) GWT
2 24 (18.05%) Spring
3 23 (17.29%) XML
4 20 (15.04%) JMS
4 20 (15.04%) XSLT
4 20 (15.04%) JSP
4 20 (15.04%) Servlets
4 20 (15.04%) J2EE
4 20 (15.04%) WebSphere MQ
4 20 (15.04%) OSGi
5 7 (5.26%) HTML
5 7 (5.26%) Struts
5 7 (5.26%) SWT
6 4 (3.01%) MyBatis
7 3 (2.26%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.50%) Web Services
8 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.50%) .NET
9 1 (0.75%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.06%) Computer Science
2 23 (17.29%) Client/Server
2 23 (17.29%) SWIFT
3 21 (15.79%) N-Tier
4 20 (15.04%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (6.02%) Management Information System
7 7 (5.26%) Clustering
8 6 (4.51%) Data Centre
8 6 (4.51%) Life Science
9 3 (2.26%) Fixed Income
9 3 (2.26%) Equities
9 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.50%) iSeries
10 2 (1.50%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.50%) CMDB
10 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.50%) EPoS
10 2 (1.50%) AS400
11 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.56%) Windows
2 26 (19.55%) UNIX
3 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (12.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (9.02%) Linux
6 5 (3.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.50%) Android
8 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.75%) Solaris
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (49.62%) ITIL
2 56 (42.11%) Service Management
3 33 (24.81%) Service Delivery
4 29 (21.80%) Software Engineering
5 27 (20.30%) Unit Testing
6 25 (18.80%) Change Management
7 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (15.04%) UML
8 20 (15.04%) Scrum
8 20 (15.04%) TDD
8 20 (15.04%) Incident Management
8 20 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (11.28%) Validation
10 14 (10.53%) ITSM
11 13 (9.77%) Configuration Management
11 13 (9.77%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (9.02%) Change Control
12 12 (9.02%) Release Management
13 11 (8.27%) OOA/OOD
13 11 (8.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.09%) SQL
2 27 (20.30%) Java
3 11 (8.27%) C
4 7 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.26%) Perl
6 2 (1.50%) Apex Code
6 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.50%) RPG
7 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (21.80%) Degree
2 27 (20.30%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (9.77%) Security Cleared
4 11 (8.27%) SC Cleared
5 8 (6.02%) ISEB
6 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (4.51%) MCITP
8 5 (3.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (3.01%) DV Cleared
9 4 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.01%) MCSA
10 3 (2.26%) MCP
11 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.75%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.05%) SLA
2 9 (6.77%) QA
System Software
1 29 (21.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.28%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.26%) vSphere
4 6 (4.51%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (9.02%) SCCM
2 6 (4.51%) WSUS
3 5 (3.76%) Nagios
3 5 (3.76%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.76%) SCOM
4 3 (2.26%) Control-M
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 42 (31.58%) VMware
2 32 (24.06%) Microsoft
3 29 (21.80%) Oracle
4 20 (15.04%) Google
5 16 (12.03%) Sybase
6 11 (8.27%) BEA
7 9 (6.77%) IBM
8 8 (6.02%) Cisco
9 5 (3.76%) CommVault
9 5 (3.76%) Bomgar
10 4 (3.01%) Veeam
10 4 (3.01%) Kaspersky
10 4 (3.01%) WatchGuard
10 4 (3.01%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.01%) HP
11 3 (2.26%) Citrix
12 2 (1.50%) Twitter
12 2 (1.50%) Remedy
12 2 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.50%) BMC
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
NES IT
Salary: Good
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45,000-£50,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Standard
Posted: 20 days ago