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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 171 113 134
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +21
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 75 127 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.15% 2.25% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 2.74% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 69 88 78
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £20,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £48,500 £46,650
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
5349 4628 4077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.13% 82.00% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4388 4022 3541
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +7 41 £33,500 -8.21% 5
Wiltshire -22 18 £39,000 +2.39% 1
Somerset -2 6 £55,000 +66.66% 1
Dorset -21 6 £67,500 +87.50%
Devon -24 2 £21,250 +2.16%
Gloucestershire -28 1 £27,000 -43.15% 1
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 108 (62.79%) ITIL
2 89 (51.74%) SQL
3 61 (35.47%) SLA
4 59 (34.30%) SQL Server
5 58 (33.72%) Microsoft
6 53 (30.81%) Degree
7 51 (29.65%) Service Management
7 51 (29.65%) Windows
8 48 (27.91%) Configuration Management
9 44 (25.58%) Finance
9 44 (25.58%) VMware
10 41 (23.84%) Change Management
10 41 (23.84%) MS Excel
11 40 (23.26%) Java
12 33 (19.19%) Oracle
12 33 (19.19%) Banking
13 31 (18.02%) Active Directory
14 30 (17.44%) WebLogic
14 30 (17.44%) WebSphere
15 29 (16.86%) MS Office
15 29 (16.86%) Service Delivery
16 28 (16.28%) JBoss
16 28 (16.28%) Computer Science
16 28 (16.28%) Software Engineering
17 27 (15.70%) Spring
17 27 (15.70%) French Language
17 27 (15.70%) GWT
17 27 (15.70%) Unit Testing
17 27 (15.70%) Eclipse
17 27 (15.70%) Eclipse RCP

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 30 (17.44%) WebLogic
1 30 (17.44%) WebSphere
2 28 (16.28%) JBoss
3 18 (10.47%) IIS
4 17 (9.88%) SharePoint
5 16 (9.30%) Apache ServiceMix
6 11 (6.40%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (4.07%) MS Exchange
8 6 (3.49%) PegaRULES
9 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.16%) OpenROAD
12 2 (1.16%) Apache
13 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.58%) WordPress
13 1 (0.58%) Lync
13 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (23.84%) MS Excel
2 29 (16.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (6.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.58%) Magento
3 1 (0.58%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
1 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.37%) Firewall
2 13 (7.56%) VLAN
2 13 (7.56%) MPLS
2 13 (7.56%) VPN
3 11 (6.40%) ISDN
4 9 (5.23%) Intranet
5 7 (4.07%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (2.91%) DNS
6 5 (2.91%) DHCP
7 4 (2.33%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.74%) LAN
8 3 (1.74%) WAN
8 3 (1.74%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.16%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.58%) VoIP
10 1 (0.58%) WLAN
10 1 (0.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (34.30%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.79%) Relational Database
3 19 (11.05%) RDBMS
4 15 (8.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.07%) MySQL
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (15.70%) Eclipse
1 27 (15.70%) Eclipse RCP
2 16 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.30%) Ant
2 16 (9.30%) JUnit
2 16 (9.30%) Maven
2 16 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.74%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.16%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (1.16%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.58%) Toad
General
1 44 (25.58%) Finance
2 33 (19.19%) Banking
3 27 (15.70%) French Language
4 3 (1.74%) Billing
4 3 (1.74%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.74%) Back Office
4 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) International Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (20.93%) Analyst
2 28 (16.28%) Software Engineer
2 28 (16.28%) Java Software Engineer
3 26 (15.12%) Service Manager
3 26 (15.12%) Support Engineer
4 21 (12.21%) Support Analyst
5 18 (10.47%) Applications Support
5 18 (10.47%) Service Desk Manager
6 15 (8.72%) SQL DBA
6 15 (8.72%) DBA
7 11 (6.40%) Junior
7 11 (6.40%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (6.40%) Applications Support Engineer
7 11 (6.40%) Junior Software Engineer
7 11 (6.40%) Junior Java Software Engineer
8 9 (5.23%) Problem Manager
9 8 (4.65%) Service Analyst
9 8 (4.65%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (4.07%) Administrator
11 6 (3.49%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.70%) Spring
1 27 (15.70%) GWT
2 19 (11.05%) XML
3 17 (9.88%) J2EE
4 16 (9.30%) XSLT
4 16 (9.30%) JMS
4 16 (9.30%) WebSphere MQ
4 16 (9.30%) JSP
4 16 (9.30%) Servlets
4 16 (9.30%) OSGi
5 14 (8.14%) HTML
6 13 (7.56%) .NET
6 13 (7.56%) Web Services
7 12 (6.98%) ASP.NET
7 12 (6.98%) .NET Framework
8 11 (6.40%) SWT
8 11 (6.40%) Struts
8 11 (6.40%) MyBatis
9 3 (1.74%) WebCenter
10 2 (1.16%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.28%) Computer Science
2 22 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (10.47%) Client/Server
3 18 (10.47%) N-Tier
4 16 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 16 (9.30%) Inversion of Control
4 16 (9.30%) SWIFT
4 16 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.49%) Clustering
6 4 (2.33%) Replication
6 4 (2.33%) Open Source
7 3 (1.74%) CMDB
7 3 (1.74%) EqualLogic
7 3 (1.74%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.74%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.58%) Life Science
8 1 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 51 (29.65%) Windows
2 25 (14.53%) UNIX
3 19 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (8.14%) Linux
6 9 (5.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (2.91%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.91%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.33%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.74%) CentOS
10 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.58%) Solaris
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (62.79%) ITIL
2 51 (29.65%) Service Management
3 48 (27.91%) Configuration Management
4 41 (23.84%) Change Management
5 29 (16.86%) Service Delivery
6 28 (16.28%) Software Engineering
7 27 (15.70%) Unit Testing
8 26 (15.12%) Incident Management
9 25 (14.53%) Release Management
10 22 (12.79%) Root Cause Analysis
11 19 (11.05%) ITSM
11 19 (11.05%) CRM
12 18 (10.47%) UML
12 18 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (9.88%) Scrum
13 17 (9.88%) Mentoring
14 16 (9.30%) Coaching
14 16 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (9.30%) TDD
15 15 (8.72%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (51.74%) SQL
2 40 (23.26%) Java
3 14 (8.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.49%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.33%) C
5 4 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.16%) VB
6 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.16%) C++
6 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.58%) Perl
7 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 53 (30.81%) Degree
2 17 (9.88%) MCP
3 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.81%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (4.07%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.91%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.91%) MCITP
5 5 (2.91%) MCSE
6 4 (2.33%) CCIE
6 4 (2.33%) CCNP
6 4 (2.33%) CCNA
6 4 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.33%) MCTS
6 4 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.58%) CIPD
8 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (35.47%) SLA
2 15 (8.72%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.58%) TickIT
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (18.02%) Active Directory
2 26 (15.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.40%) Terminal Services
4 10 (5.81%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.33%) XenApp
5 4 (2.33%) vSphere
6 3 (1.74%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.58%) vCloud
7 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (7.56%) Backup Exec
2 10 (5.81%) SCCM
3 9 (5.23%) SCOM
3 9 (5.23%) WSUS
3 9 (5.23%) Nagios
4 2 (1.16%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.16%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 58 (33.72%) Microsoft
2 44 (25.58%) VMware
3 33 (19.19%) Oracle
4 16 (9.30%) IBM
4 16 (9.30%) Google
5 9 (5.23%) CommVault
5 9 (5.23%) Cisco
5 9 (5.23%) Bomgar
6 6 (3.49%) LANDesk
6 6 (3.49%) Pega
7 5 (2.91%) HP
8 4 (2.33%) Citrix
8 4 (2.33%) Juniper
8 4 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.33%) F5
8 4 (2.33%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (1.74%) Dell
9 3 (1.74%) Sybase
10 2 (1.16%) Sun
10 2 (1.16%) FrontRange
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
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