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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 285 259 271
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1064 1376 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.10% 1.24% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.43% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 811 1033 1042
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +1.81%

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
85300 96063 103309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.80% 85.46%
Number of salaries quoted 71291 78493 83654
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 £31,500
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 25 June 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 25 June 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
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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 -26 978 £44,563 -0.97% 87
London -79 303 £50,000 -8.04% 25
South East -50 187 £42,000 -1.17% 12
West Midlands +39 138 £47,500 +10.46% 12
Birmingham +41 106 £50,000 +17.64% 4
East of England +19 90 £45,000 -5.26% 8
North West +45 87 £40,000 +3.22% 8
Yorkshire +15 78 £38,500 +10.00% 3
West Yorkshire +16 65 £38,500 +10.00% 3
Manchester +42 58 £50,000 +36.98% 4
Leeds +47 56 £37,500 +10.29% 1
South West +11 55 £32,500 -13.33% 9
Surrey +6 50 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Berkshire -65 44 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Hertfordshire +13 39 £44,500 -19.09% 2
East Midlands 0 38 £35,000 -12.50% 7
City of London -49 35 £60,000 +26.31% 7
Scotland -6 34 £43,000 -14.00% 5
Hampshire +7 32 £41,000 -6.81% 2
Glasgow -11 24 £43,500 -10.76% 4
Reading -9 23 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Derbyshire +26 21 £35,000 +53.84% 1
Wales +19 21 £41,250 -5.71% 2
Bristol +23 20 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +15 20 £42,500 +4.93% 2
Buckinghamshire +23 19 £39,500 -28.18%
Essex -5 18 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead +32 16 £42,250 -23.18% 1
Milton Keynes +26 16 £32,500 -39.53%
West Sussex +4 16 £44,500 +3.48% 2

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 1293 (56.66%) ITIL
2 785 (34.40%) Incident Management
3 670 (29.36%) Windows
4 558 (24.45%) Service Management
4 558 (24.45%) Finance
5 554 (24.28%) Microsoft
6 534 (23.40%) Change Management
7 471 (20.64%) SLA
8 464 (20.33%) SQL
9 461 (20.20%) Service Delivery
10 412 (18.05%) Active Directory
11 336 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
12 325 (14.24%) Root Cause Analysis
13 324 (14.20%) Linux
14 318 (13.94%) Windows Server
15 295 (12.93%) Oracle
16 292 (12.80%) Degree
17 270 (11.83%) VMware
18 265 (11.61%) MS Excel
19 257 (11.26%) Unix
20 244 (10.69%) ITIL V3
21 236 (10.34%) Java
22 213 (9.33%) MS Exchange
22 213 (9.33%) Cisco
23 211 (9.25%) Firewall
24 210 (9.20%) SQL Server
25 198 (8.68%) MS Office
26 195 (8.55%) Citrix
27 189 (8.28%) Management Information System
28 188 (8.24%) Project Management

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
1 213 (9.33%) MS Exchange
2 99 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 98 (4.29%) SharePoint
4 79 (3.46%) Apache
4 79 (3.46%) IIS
5 76 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 72 (3.16%) Skype for Business
7 62 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 57 (2.50%) WebSphere
9 43 (1.88%) WebLogic
10 37 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 32 (1.40%) JBoss
12 26 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
13 23 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2000
14 22 (0.96%) CMS
15 18 (0.79%) IBM Notes
16 15 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
18 12 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
18 12 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 265 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 198 (8.68%) MS Office
3 25 (1.10%) MS Project
4 23 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.088%) HipChat
7 2 (0.088%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 61 (2.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 34 (1.49%) SAP ERP
3 32 (1.40%) assyst
4 30 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 27 (1.18%) SAP HCM
6 16 (0.70%) SAP HR
6 16 (0.70%) SAP Payroll
7 6 (0.26%) SAP R/3
8 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 5 (0.22%) LongView
8 5 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.22%) SAP Business One
8 5 (0.22%) SAP SRM
9 4 (0.18%) Endur
9 4 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 111 (4.86%) Office 365
2 54 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (1.88%) SaaS
4 35 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.48%) PaaS
7 10 (0.44%) IaaS
8 5 (0.22%) iTunes
8 5 (0.22%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.088%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.088%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.088%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.088%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.088%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.088%) Datadog
10 2 (0.088%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.088%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.088%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 211 (9.25%) Firewall
2 162 (7.10%) DNS
3 149 (6.53%) WAN
4 140 (6.13%) LAN
5 129 (5.65%) SAN
6 127 (5.57%) TCP/IP
7 90 (3.94%) VPN
8 73 (3.20%) DHCP
9 62 (2.72%) VoIP
10 61 (2.67%) Internet
11 53 (2.32%) Network Security
12 50 (2.19%) MPLS
13 45 (1.97%) Wireless
14 42 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
15 35 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
16 30 (1.31%) NAS
17 29 (1.27%) BGP
17 29 (1.27%) Skype
18 28 (1.23%) HTTP
19 26 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 73 (3.20%) MySQL
3 64 (2.80%) Oracle Database
4 56 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (2.02%) Relational Database
6 37 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 31 (1.36%) RDBMS
9 28 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
10 25 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
14 16 (0.70%) NoSQL
14 16 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
17 11 (0.48%) MS Access
18 10 (0.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (1.18%) LSMW
2 26 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 23 (1.01%) Maven
4 20 (0.88%) Eclipse
4 20 (0.88%) Jenkins
5 16 (0.70%) Ant
6 11 (0.48%) JIRA
6 11 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.31%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.26%) Toad
9 5 (0.22%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.22%) Subversion
10 4 (0.18%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (0.18%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.18%) Hudson
10 4 (0.18%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.18%) ProC
10 4 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 558 (24.45%) Finance
2 155 (6.79%) Banking
3 106 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 66 (2.89%) Front Office
5 50 (2.19%) Manufacturing
6 45 (1.97%) Retail
7 38 (1.67%) Legal
8 37 (1.62%) Financial Institution
9 34 (1.49%) Advertising
10 32 (1.40%) Back Office
11 30 (1.31%) Law
12 23 (1.01%) Investment Banking
13 20 (0.88%) Local Government
14 16 (0.70%) German Language
15 14 (0.61%) Games
15 14 (0.61%) International Banking
16 11 (0.48%) French Language
17 10 (0.44%) Marketing
18 7 (0.31%) Billing
19 3 (0.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 593 (25.99%) Analyst
2 289 (12.66%) Support Analyst
3 245 (10.74%) Applications Support
4 225 (9.86%) Service Manager
5 185 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 150 (6.57%) Service Analyst
7 144 (6.31%) Applications Support Analyst
8 128 (5.61%) IT Manager
9 98 (4.29%) IT Services Manager
10 94 (4.12%) Consultant
11 91 (3.99%) Problem Manager
12 89 (3.90%) IT Analyst
12 89 (3.90%) IT Support
13 87 (3.81%) Administrator
14 86 (3.77%) Team Leader
15 83 (3.64%) Incident Manager
16 80 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
16 80 (3.51%) Services Delivery Manager
17 77 (3.37%) Service Desk Analyst
18 73 (3.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (5.87%) .NET
2 94 (4.12%) Web Services
3 73 (3.20%) HTML
4 61 (2.67%) CSS
4 61 (2.67%) J2EE
5 54 (2.37%) XML
6 53 (2.32%) Middleware
7 39 (1.71%) SOAP
8 36 (1.58%) JSON
9 31 (1.36%) ASP.NET
10 29 (1.27%) HTML5
10 29 (1.27%) REST
11 27 (1.18%) AngularJS
12 25 (1.10%) Spring
13 23 (1.01%) LAMP
14 22 (0.96%) WebSphere MQ
15 21 (0.92%) CSS3
16 19 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (0.79%) jQuery
18 15 (0.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 336 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
2 189 (8.28%) Management Information System
3 143 (6.27%) Data Centre
4 91 (3.99%) Computer Science
5 76 (3.33%) Blackberry
6 66 (2.89%) Clustering
7 46 (2.02%) FMCG
8 45 (1.97%) Replication
9 42 (1.84%) Life Science
10 40 (1.75%) Virtual Team
11 38 (1.67%) Derivative
12 36 (1.58%) Client/Server
12 36 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 32 (1.40%) CMDB
14 30 (1.31%) Statistics
14 30 (1.31%) User Experience
14 30 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
15 29 (1.27%) Fintech
16 27 (1.18%) Data Conversion
16 27 (1.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 670 (29.36%) Windows
2 324 (14.20%) Linux
3 318 (13.94%) Windows Server
4 257 (11.26%) Unix
5 178 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 119 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 98 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 85 (3.72%) Windows 7
9 74 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 58 (2.54%) Solaris
11 45 (1.97%) Windows 8
12 31 (1.36%) Mac OS X
13 30 (1.31%) Windows 2000 Server
14 29 (1.27%) Debian
15 28 (1.23%) AIX
16 24 (1.05%) Windows XP
17 22 (0.96%) Apple iOS
18 20 (0.88%) SUSE
19 19 (0.83%) Ubuntu
20 18 (0.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1293 (56.66%) ITIL
2 785 (34.40%) Incident Management
3 558 (24.45%) Service Management
4 534 (23.40%) Change Management
5 461 (20.20%) Service Delivery
6 325 (14.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 244 (10.69%) ITIL V3
8 188 (8.24%) Project Management
9 179 (7.84%) ITSM
10 178 (7.80%) Release Management
11 176 (7.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 123 (5.39%) Configuration Management
13 113 (4.95%) Change Control
14 112 (4.91%) Trend Analysis
15 103 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 101 (4.43%) Coaching
16 101 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
16 101 (4.43%) Mentoring
17 96 (4.21%) Capacity Management
18 91 (3.99%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 464 (20.33%) SQL
2 236 (10.34%) Java
3 116 (5.08%) PowerShell
4 86 (3.77%) Perl
5 79 (3.46%) JavaScript
6 73 (3.20%) Python
7 59 (2.59%) Shell Script
8 56 (2.45%) VB
9 39 (1.71%) PL/SQL
9 39 (1.71%) VBA
10 30 (1.31%) Bash Shell
11 26 (1.14%) C#
12 25 (1.10%) T-SQL
13 20 (0.88%) PHP
13 20 (0.88%) VBScript
14 17 (0.74%) C
14 17 (0.74%) Ruby
15 15 (0.66%) ABAP
16 14 (0.61%) Korn
17 13 (0.57%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 292 (12.80%) Degree
2 185 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
3 137 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 130 (5.70%) Security Cleared
5 125 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
6 94 (4.12%) SC Cleared
7 88 (3.86%) MCSE
8 76 (3.33%) CCNA
9 65 (2.85%) CCNP
10 47 (2.06%) MCITP
11 46 (2.02%) MCP
12 38 (1.67%) MCSA
13 26 (1.14%) CISSP
14 23 (1.01%) CISM
15 20 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 19 (0.83%) SANS
17 18 (0.79%) Avaya Certification
17 18 (0.79%) CCIE
18 17 (0.74%) PMI Certification
19 16 (0.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 471 (20.64%) SLA
2 72 (3.16%) QA
3 37 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.48%) COBIT
6 11 (0.48%) ISO15022
6 11 (0.48%) ISO20022
7 7 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.31%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.22%) DICOM
8 5 (0.22%) HL7
8 5 (0.22%) RosettaNet
9 4 (0.18%) GxP
9 4 (0.18%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.13%) SAS 70
11 2 (0.088%) ISO19770
11 2 (0.088%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.044%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.044%) HIPAA
System Software
1 412 (18.05%) Active Directory
2 161 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (3.07%) Hyper-V
4 56 (2.45%) vSphere
5 51 (2.23%) XenApp
6 33 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (1.18%) VMware ESX
8 26 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
9 21 (0.92%) Terminal Server
10 18 (0.79%) Firmware
11 15 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
11 15 (0.66%) VMware Server
12 13 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 13 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (0.53%) Squid
13 12 (0.53%) XenDesktop
14 9 (0.39%) Varnish
15 8 (0.35%) Docker
15 8 (0.35%) NFS
15 8 (0.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 116 (5.08%) SCCM
2 62 (2.72%) SCOM
3 46 (2.02%) Nagios
4 38 (1.67%) NetBackup
5 28 (1.23%) Puppet
6 25 (1.10%) Backup Exec
6 25 (1.10%) Tivoli
7 22 (0.96%) WSUS
8 20 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
9 19 (0.83%) ITRS Geneos
10 18 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 17 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
12 16 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
13 13 (0.57%) Control-M
13 13 (0.57%) HP SIM
13 13 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 12 (0.53%) Data Guard
15 11 (0.48%) Cacti
15 11 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
16 10 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 554 (24.28%) Microsoft
2 295 (12.93%) Oracle
3 270 (11.83%) VMware
4 213 (9.33%) Cisco
5 195 (8.55%) Citrix
6 147 (6.44%) Remedy
7 140 (6.13%) HP
8 112 (4.91%) SAP
9 93 (4.08%) Red Hat
10 73 (3.20%) Juniper
11 65 (2.85%) IBM
12 62 (2.72%) Apple
13 59 (2.59%) Avaya
14 58 (2.54%) BMC
15 57 (2.50%) Dell
16 54 (2.37%) F5
17 53 (2.32%) NetApp
18 49 (2.15%) Sun
19 48 (2.10%) ServiceNow
20 45 (1.97%) SolarWinds
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Maximum £80,000 plus up to 20% bonus, shares a
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Pesaro
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Car + Bonus + Pension + 25 days Leav
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Page International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Full benefits package on offer
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
University for the Creative Arts
Salary: £30k - 42.6k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum leading benefits & bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 5 days ago