The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 70 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 13 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.64% 1.02% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.29% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 5
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +47.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Problem Management
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
647 622 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.80% 79.24% 81.06%
Number of salaries quoted 560 588 639
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Southampton region.

Problem Management Salary Trend in Southampton

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Southampton

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 37 (80.43%) ITIL
2 28 (60.87%) Incident Management
3 27 (58.70%) Windows
4 24 (52.17%) Service Delivery
5 20 (43.48%) Service Management
5 20 (43.48%) SLA
6 18 (39.13%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (30.43%) HP
7 14 (30.43%) Dell
7 14 (30.43%) MCSA
7 14 (30.43%) VMware
8 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
9 12 (26.09%) Change Management
10 11 (23.91%) Oracle
10 11 (23.91%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (19.57%) Performance Metrics
12 9 (19.57%) Capacity Management
12 9 (19.57%) Resource Management
12 9 (19.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (19.57%) IBM
12 9 (19.57%) MCSE
12 9 (19.57%) Finance
12 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
13 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
14 7 (15.22%) IT Asset Management
14 7 (15.22%) Penetration Testing

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (10.87%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) DHCP
1 5 (10.87%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) SAN
2 3 (6.52%) LAN
2 3 (6.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Consultant
1 8 (17.39%) Junior
1 8 (17.39%) Junior Consultant
2 7 (15.22%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (15.22%) Junior Technical Consultant
3 6 (13.04%) Service Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Services Delivery Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) DBA
4 5 (10.87%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Wintel Support
6 3 (6.52%) Incident Manager
6 3 (6.52%) DBA Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.57%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (8.70%) Life Science
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 27 (58.70%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX
3 4 (8.70%) AIX
4 3 (6.52%) Solaris
4 3 (6.52%) Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) ITIL
2 28 (60.87%) Incident Management
3 24 (52.17%) Service Delivery
4 20 (43.48%) Service Management
5 18 (39.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (26.09%) Change Management
7 9 (19.57%) Resource Management
7 9 (19.57%) Capacity Management
8 7 (15.22%) IT Asset Management
8 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
8 7 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (15.22%) ITSM
9 5 (10.87%) Workflow
9 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.87%) Project Management
9 5 (10.87%) Time Management
9 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) Perl
1 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
1 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
1 4 (8.70%) Korn
1 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) MCSA
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (19.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (19.57%) MCSE
4 7 (15.22%) MCITP
5 5 (10.87%) OCP
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (8.70%) A+ Certification
6 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (43.48%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (10.87%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) HP
1 14 (30.43%) Dell
1 14 (30.43%) VMware
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.91%) Oracle
4 9 (19.57%) IBM
5 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.70%) ATG
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix