The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 289 250 261
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +11
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1055 1398 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.08% 1.27% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.45% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 800 1010 1045
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.28%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85991 96193 99396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.80% 87.24% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 78620 80201
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Problem Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Problem Management
Salary Trend

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in the UK

Problem Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 within the UK.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Problem Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -36 965 £44,000 -2.22% 80
London -116 265 £50,000 -4.76% 26
South East -51 188 £42,500 +1.19% 11
West Midlands +46 131 £45,000 +5.88% 5
East of England +14 103 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Birmingham +36 101 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North West +38 91 £38,375 +2.33% 6
South West +40 85 £37,500 -1.96% 9
Surrey +29 63 £37,500 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire +11 57 £38,500 -3.75% 8
Manchester +21 55 £45,000 +23.28% 1
Hertfordshire +17 52 £44,500 -15.23% 3
West Yorkshire +7 50 £38,500 +1.31% 6
Berkshire -48 49 £51,250 +3.01% 5
Scotland +4 40 £41,250 -10.32% 7
Leeds +32 39 £38,000 +8.57% 2
East Midlands +8 35 £33,000 -17.50% 4
City of London -39 34 £59,500 +23.31% 7
Glasgow +11 32 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Hampshire +3 28 £41,000 -27.11% 1
Wales +15 27 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Reading -7 24 £60,000 +41.17% 3
Gloucestershire +19 23 £40,000 +6.66% 1
North East +24 22 £37,500 +8.69% 2
Wiltshire +17 22 £43,500 -6.20% 5
Tyne and Wear +14 22 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 22 £37,500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead +31 21 £42,000 -16.00% 1
West Sussex -5 20 £42,500 -11.45% 2
Essex -6 20 £60,000 +26.31% 1

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 1312 (57.72%) ITIL
2 755 (33.22%) Incident Management
3 639 (28.11%) Windows
4 574 (25.25%) Service Management
5 552 (24.29%) Microsoft
6 525 (23.10%) Change Management
7 522 (22.97%) Finance
8 483 (21.25%) Service Delivery
9 475 (20.90%) SLA
10 428 (18.83%) Active Directory
11 424 (18.65%) SQL
12 322 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
13 318 (13.99%) Windows Server
14 317 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
15 308 (13.55%) Linux
16 291 (12.80%) MS Excel
17 272 (11.97%) VMware
18 265 (11.66%) Oracle
18 265 (11.66%) ITIL V3
19 259 (11.39%) Unix
20 258 (11.35%) Degree
21 230 (10.12%) Cisco
22 214 (9.41%) SQL Server
23 213 (9.37%) Java
24 210 (9.24%) Firewall
25 208 (9.15%) MS Exchange
26 197 (8.67%) Project Management
26 197 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
27 193 (8.49%) ITSM
27 193 (8.49%) Management Information System

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 208 (9.15%) MS Exchange
2 108 (4.75%) SharePoint
3 93 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 86 (3.78%) IIS
5 81 (3.56%) Tomcat
6 64 (2.82%) Apache
6 64 (2.82%) Skype for Business
7 62 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 55 (2.42%) WebSphere
9 39 (1.72%) WebLogic
10 38 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 35 (1.54%) JBoss
12 33 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 25 (1.10%) CMS
14 23 (1.01%) IBM Notes
15 22 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
16 20 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2000
17 13 (0.57%) nginx
17 13 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
18 11 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 291 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 188 (8.27%) MS Office
3 20 (0.88%) MS Project
4 18 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.088%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.088%) SPSS
7 1 (0.044%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 56 (2.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 36 (1.58%) SAP ERP
3 32 (1.41%) assyst
4 29 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (0.97%) SAP HCM
6 13 (0.57%) SAP HR
6 13 (0.57%) SAP Payroll
7 6 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.18%) Endur
9 4 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 4 (0.18%) SAP Business One
9 4 (0.18%) SAP R/3
9 4 (0.18%) SAP SRM
10 3 (0.13%) HFM
10 3 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.13%) Sage 200
10 3 (0.13%) TrackWise
11 2 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 125 (5.50%) Office 365
2 48 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (1.72%) SaaS
4 29 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.44%) PaaS
7 7 (0.31%) IaaS
8 6 (0.26%) iTunes
9 5 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.22%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.13%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.088%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.044%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.044%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.044%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 210 (9.24%) Firewall
2 154 (6.78%) DNS
3 144 (6.34%) WAN
4 134 (5.90%) LAN
5 133 (5.85%) TCP/IP
6 123 (5.41%) SAN
7 118 (5.19%) VPN
8 86 (3.78%) DHCP
9 81 (3.56%) VoIP
10 70 (3.08%) MPLS
11 63 (2.77%) Internet
12 57 (2.51%) Network Security
13 49 (2.16%) Wireless
14 45 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
15 39 (1.72%) SSL
16 38 (1.67%) Ethernet
17 34 (1.50%) BGP
18 31 (1.36%) NAS
18 31 (1.36%) SNMP
19 30 (1.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 63 (2.77%) MySQL
3 57 (2.51%) Oracle Database
4 56 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 51 (2.24%) Relational Database
6 36 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 27 (1.19%) RDBMS
10 27 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
13 20 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
14 16 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (0.62%) GIS
16 13 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
17 12 (0.53%) NoSQL
17 12 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
18 10 (0.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 31 (1.36%) Git (software)
2 25 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 22 (0.97%) LSMW
4 20 (0.88%) Maven
5 18 (0.79%) Eclipse
6 15 (0.66%) Ant
7 12 (0.53%) JIRA
8 11 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.35%) Subversion
9 8 (0.35%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.26%) Toad
11 4 (0.18%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.18%) Hudson
11 4 (0.18%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.13%) Apache Ivy
12 3 (0.13%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 522 (22.97%) Finance
2 149 (6.56%) Banking
3 108 (4.75%) Telecoms
4 62 (2.73%) Front Office
5 59 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 54 (2.38%) Retail
7 39 (1.72%) Legal
8 37 (1.63%) Financial Institution
9 36 (1.58%) Back Office
10 28 (1.23%) Advertising
11 24 (1.06%) Local Government
12 21 (0.92%) Investment Banking
13 20 (0.88%) German Language
13 20 (0.88%) Law
14 19 (0.84%) Games
15 14 (0.62%) French Language
15 14 (0.62%) International Banking
16 13 (0.57%) Marketing
17 8 (0.35%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 583 (25.65%) Analyst
2 273 (12.01%) Support Analyst
3 241 (10.60%) Applications Support
4 223 (9.81%) Service Manager
5 189 (8.32%) Support Engineer
6 147 (6.47%) Service Analyst
7 144 (6.34%) Applications Support Analyst
8 119 (5.24%) IT Manager
9 95 (4.18%) Consultant
10 92 (4.05%) IT Services Manager
11 91 (4.00%) Team Leader
12 90 (3.96%) Problem Manager
13 88 (3.87%) Delivery Manager
14 86 (3.78%) Services Delivery Manager
15 85 (3.74%) IT Analyst
16 80 (3.52%) IT Support
17 78 (3.43%) Service Desk Analyst
18 76 (3.34%) Administrator
19 74 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 73 (3.21%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (5.28%) .NET
2 97 (4.27%) Web Services
3 77 (3.39%) HTML
4 60 (2.64%) CSS
4 60 (2.64%) XML
5 57 (2.51%) J2EE
5 57 (2.51%) Middleware
6 41 (1.80%) JSON
7 40 (1.76%) SOAP
8 35 (1.54%) ASP.NET
9 33 (1.45%) AngularJS
10 32 (1.41%) REST
11 31 (1.36%) HTML5
12 27 (1.19%) jQuery
13 24 (1.06%) CSS3
14 22 (0.97%) Spring
15 20 (0.88%) LAMP
16 19 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
18 15 (0.66%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 322 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 193 (8.49%) Management Information System
3 136 (5.98%) Data Centre
4 84 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 75 (3.30%) Clustering
6 72 (3.17%) Blackberry
7 49 (2.16%) Life Science
8 48 (2.11%) FMCG
9 40 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
10 38 (1.67%) Virtual Team
11 37 (1.63%) Derivative
12 36 (1.58%) Statistics
13 35 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 35 (1.54%) Replication
13 35 (1.54%) User Experience
14 33 (1.45%) Client/Server
15 31 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
16 30 (1.32%) CMDB
17 26 (1.14%) PKI
18 25 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 639 (28.11%) Windows
2 318 (13.99%) Windows Server
3 308 (13.55%) Linux
4 259 (11.39%) Unix
5 184 (8.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 139 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 106 (4.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 80 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 72 (3.17%) Windows 7
10 60 (2.64%) Solaris
11 45 (1.98%) Windows 8
12 29 (1.28%) Debian
13 28 (1.23%) Mac OS X
14 27 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
15 26 (1.14%) AIX
16 25 (1.10%) Windows XP
17 24 (1.06%) CentOS
18 22 (0.97%) Apple iOS
19 19 (0.84%) Windows Phone
20 17 (0.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1312 (57.72%) ITIL
2 755 (33.22%) Incident Management
3 574 (25.25%) Service Management
4 525 (23.10%) Change Management
5 483 (21.25%) Service Delivery
6 317 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
7 265 (11.66%) ITIL V3
8 197 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 197 (8.67%) Project Management
9 193 (8.49%) ITSM
10 176 (7.74%) Release Management
11 118 (5.19%) Change Control
12 116 (5.10%) Configuration Management
13 114 (5.02%) Trend Analysis
14 109 (4.80%) Information Security
14 109 (4.80%) Mentoring
15 105 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
16 104 (4.58%) Coaching
17 100 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
18 94 (4.14%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 424 (18.65%) SQL
2 213 (9.37%) Java
3 134 (5.90%) PowerShell
4 105 (4.62%) Perl
5 86 (3.78%) JavaScript
6 84 (3.70%) Python
7 61 (2.68%) Shell Script
8 56 (2.46%) VB
9 32 (1.41%) C#
9 32 (1.41%) PL/SQL
10 30 (1.32%) VBA
11 27 (1.19%) Bash Shell
11 27 (1.19%) T-SQL
12 22 (0.97%) C
13 21 (0.92%) VBScript
14 20 (0.88%) PHP
15 13 (0.57%) C++
16 11 (0.48%) ABAP
16 11 (0.48%) XQuery
17 10 (0.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 258 (11.35%) Degree
2 188 (8.27%) ITIL Certification
3 148 (6.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 134 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
5 131 (5.76%) Security Cleared
6 101 (4.44%) MCSE
7 87 (3.83%) CCNA
8 81 (3.56%) SC Cleared
9 66 (2.90%) CCNP
10 57 (2.51%) MCITP
11 54 (2.38%) MCP
12 33 (1.45%) MCSA
13 32 (1.41%) CISSP
14 31 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 27 (1.19%) CISM
16 24 (1.06%) DV Cleared
17 21 (0.92%) CCIE
17 21 (0.92%) SANS
18 19 (0.84%) MCTS
19 18 (0.79%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 475 (20.90%) SLA
2 69 (3.04%) QA
3 36 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.48%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.44%) ISO15022
7 10 (0.44%) ISO20022
8 7 (0.31%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.22%) COBIT
10 4 (0.18%) DICOM
10 4 (0.18%) GxP
10 4 (0.18%) HL7
10 4 (0.18%) RosettaNet
10 4 (0.18%) SAS 70
11 3 (0.13%) ISO22301
12 2 (0.088%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 2 (0.088%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.044%) HIPAA
System Software
1 428 (18.83%) Active Directory
2 178 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (3.34%) Hyper-V
4 51 (2.24%) vSphere
5 35 (1.54%) XenApp
6 30 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 30 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
8 20 (0.88%) Firmware
8 20 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
9 19 (0.84%) Terminal Server
10 16 (0.70%) Terminal Services
11 15 (0.66%) VMware Server
12 11 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (0.44%) Squid
13 10 (0.44%) Varnish
13 10 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
13 10 (0.44%) XenDesktop
14 8 (0.35%) Docker
14 8 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 121 (5.32%) SCCM
2 64 (2.82%) SCOM
3 49 (2.16%) NetBackup
4 45 (1.98%) Nagios
5 35 (1.54%) Backup Exec
6 26 (1.14%) Puppet
7 25 (1.10%) WSUS
8 24 (1.06%) Tivoli
9 21 (0.92%) ITRS Geneos
10 20 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
11 16 (0.70%) Failover Clustering
11 16 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 15 (0.66%) Control-M
13 13 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
13 13 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
13 13 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 12 (0.53%) Cacti
14 12 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 12 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 552 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 272 (11.97%) VMware
3 265 (11.66%) Oracle
4 230 (10.12%) Cisco
5 164 (7.22%) Citrix
6 160 (7.04%) HP
7 142 (6.25%) Remedy
8 112 (4.93%) SAP
9 98 (4.31%) Red Hat
10 76 (3.34%) Juniper
11 69 (3.04%) Apple
12 61 (2.68%) IBM
13 60 (2.64%) ServiceNow
14 59 (2.60%) Dell
15 56 (2.46%) BMC
16 53 (2.33%) F5
17 52 (2.29%) Avaya
18 47 (2.07%) Sun
19 44 (1.94%) CheckPoint
19 44 (1.94%) Symantec
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088 - £52387 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £57000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
MatchesFashion.com
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £32585 per annum + stand by allowance+ benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: Excellent Salary + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus - Tr
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, bonus + much more
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago