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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
UK
Rank 259 263 259
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1040 1240 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.23% 1.24% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.41% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 750 970 1020
Median salary £42,500 £44,125 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.68% +2.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,306 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%

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
74379 87644 90527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.14% 87.68% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61268 72885 74721
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 20 January 2017 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +17 986 £42,500 -5.55% 69
London 0 350 £52,500 +10.52% 21
South East +22 168 £45,000 - 10
East of England +31 122 £50,000 +8.10% 4
South West +20 109 £39,250 -1.87% 3
West Midlands +48 92 £30,813 -18.91% 12
Berkshire +40 68 £52,500 - 1
North West -19 66 £32,500 -11.56% 8
Yorkshire +4 60 £40,000 +11.11% 10
Birmingham +11 50 £28,500 -25.00% 5
Gloucestershire +20 45 £37,250 -21.57%
Manchester -16 45 £32,500 -21.21% 8
City of London -24 42 £55,000 +29.41% 8
Bedfordshire +38 35 £46,250 -2.63% 2
West Yorkshire +6 35 £40,000 +3.89% 8
Hertfordshire +1 34 £48,750 +8.93% 2
Reading +52 33 £44,000 -14.14%
Gloucester +10 33 £37,000 -22.10%
Essex +16 31 £55,000 +15.78%
East Midlands -26 31 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Hampshire +16 30 £41,000 - 2
Wiltshire +27 29 £35,000 +7.69%
Surrey +3 27 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Northamptonshire 0 27 £42,500 - 1
Wales +12 26 £36,500 -2.66%
Luton +5 26 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Leeds +3 26 £37,500 -4.45% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 25 £42,500 +30.76%
Buckinghamshire +17 22 £50,000 - 2
Scotland +4 20 £45,500 +30.00% 2

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 1240 (55.76%) ITIL
2 700 (31.47%) Incident Management
3 674 (30.31%) Windows
4 584 (26.26%) Microsoft
5 536 (24.10%) Service Management
6 522 (23.47%) Finance
7 519 (23.34%) Change Management
8 498 (22.39%) SLA
9 450 (20.23%) SQL
10 437 (19.65%) Service Delivery
11 405 (18.21%) VMware
12 372 (16.73%) Active Directory
13 354 (15.92%) Windows Server
14 346 (15.56%) Linux
15 335 (15.06%) MS Excel
16 316 (14.21%) ITIL V3
17 313 (14.07%) SQL Server
18 300 (13.49%) Cisco
19 299 (13.44%) Root Cause Analysis
20 296 (13.31%) Firewall
21 269 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
22 268 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
23 253 (11.38%) Unix
24 249 (11.20%) Degree
25 213 (9.58%) Security Cleared
26 212 (9.53%) Data Centre
27 206 (9.26%) DNS
28 205 (9.22%) Project Management
28 205 (9.22%) Management Information System
29 202 (9.08%) LAN

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
1 151 (6.79%) MS Exchange
2 92 (4.14%) IIS
3 80 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 70 (3.15%) Apache
5 67 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 62 (2.79%) JBoss
7 61 (2.74%) SharePoint
8 48 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 34 (1.53%) Skype for Business
10 31 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 23 (1.03%) Confluence
11 23 (1.03%) WebSphere
12 22 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
13 17 (0.76%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
15 13 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
16 11 (0.49%) CMS
17 10 (0.45%) IBM Notes
17 10 (0.45%) nginx
17 10 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 335 (15.06%) MS Excel
2 196 (8.81%) MS Office
3 53 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.090%) SPSS
7 1 (0.045%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.045%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 31 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.08%) assyst
3 14 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
4 13 (0.58%) Sentinel
5 12 (0.54%) SAP ERP
6 10 (0.45%) RiskWrite
7 8 (0.36%) Maximo
7 8 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
8 7 (0.31%) Magento
8 7 (0.31%) SAP MM
8 7 (0.31%) SAP PP
9 6 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.27%) SAP HR
9 6 (0.27%) Summit
10 5 (0.22%) SAP EHS
11 4 (0.18%) Misys Midas
12 3 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (0.13%) Eloqua
12 3 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 118 (5.31%) Office 365
2 91 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (0.90%) SaaS
5 17 (0.76%) IaaS
6 10 (0.45%) PaaS
7 9 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.36%) GitHub
9 6 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.27%) iTunes
10 5 (0.22%) Akamai
11 3 (0.13%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle CX
11 3 (0.13%) Responsys
11 3 (0.13%) Taleo
11 3 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.090%) G Suite
12 2 (0.090%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.090%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.090%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 296 (13.31%) Firewall
2 206 (9.26%) DNS
3 202 (9.08%) LAN
4 200 (8.99%) WAN
5 165 (7.42%) DHCP
6 156 (7.01%) VPN
7 140 (6.29%) TCP/IP
8 92 (4.14%) MPLS
9 77 (3.46%) VoIP
10 75 (3.37%) SAN
11 60 (2.70%) Wireless
12 57 (2.56%) Network Security
13 54 (2.43%) VLAN
14 53 (2.38%) Internet
15 52 (2.34%) SSL
16 49 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
17 48 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
18 38 (1.71%) Ethernet
18 38 (1.71%) IPsec
19 35 (1.57%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 83 (3.73%) MySQL
3 58 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (2.25%) Relational Database
5 30 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (1.03%) Oracle Database
8 20 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (0.54%) SQLPlus
13 11 (0.49%) RDBMS
14 10 (0.45%) GIS
15 9 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.40%) SAP HANA
16 8 (0.36%) DB2
16 8 (0.36%) MongoDB
16 8 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (2.34%) Jenkins
2 42 (1.89%) JIRA
3 27 (1.21%) Git (software)
4 22 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 20 (0.90%) Visual Studio
6 16 (0.72%) Hudson
7 15 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (0.58%) TeamCity
9 11 (0.49%) Eclipse
9 11 (0.49%) MSBuild
9 11 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (0.45%) Selenium
10 10 (0.45%) Subversion
10 10 (0.45%) VersionOne
11 9 (0.40%) Appium
11 9 (0.40%) Calabash
11 9 (0.40%) Cucumber
11 9 (0.40%) Gatling
11 9 (0.40%) The Grinder
12 6 (0.27%) Maven
General
1 522 (23.47%) Finance
2 166 (7.46%) Banking
3 129 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 62 (2.79%) Retail
5 53 (2.38%) Front Office
6 48 (2.16%) Back Office
7 46 (2.07%) Legal
8 32 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 29 (1.30%) Advertising
10 24 (1.08%) Law
11 20 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 19 (0.85%) Publishing
13 18 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.72%) International Banking
15 12 (0.54%) Marketing
16 10 (0.45%) Games
17 7 (0.31%) Automotive
17 7 (0.31%) Billing
18 6 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
18 6 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 549 (24.69%) Analyst
2 239 (10.75%) Support Analyst
3 209 (9.40%) Applications Support
4 200 (8.99%) Service Manager
5 164 (7.37%) Support Engineer
6 126 (5.67%) Service Analyst
7 121 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 120 (5.40%) Applications Support Analyst
9 93 (4.18%) Administrator
10 91 (4.09%) Incident Manager
11 88 (3.96%) Network Engineer
12 86 (3.87%) 2nd Line Support
12 86 (3.87%) Problem Manager
13 85 (3.82%) IT Manager
14 72 (3.24%) Delivery Manager
15 68 (3.06%) Services Delivery Manager
16 67 (3.01%) Team Leader
17 66 (2.97%) Developer
17 66 (2.97%) IT Support
17 66 (2.97%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (4.27%) .NET
2 67 (3.01%) Middleware
3 62 (2.79%) Web Services
4 52 (2.34%) HTML
5 45 (2.02%) CSS
6 38 (1.71%) XML
7 37 (1.66%) J2EE
8 35 (1.57%) LAMP
9 31 (1.39%) ASP.NET
10 30 (1.35%) jQuery
11 23 (1.03%) Ajax
12 19 (0.85%) WCF
13 18 (0.81%) JSON
14 17 (0.76%) 802.1X
14 17 (0.76%) XSLT
15 15 (0.67%) Software Packaging
16 14 (0.63%) AngularJS
17 10 (0.45%) JDBC
18 9 (0.40%) Java EE
18 9 (0.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 269 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 212 (9.53%) Data Centre
3 205 (9.22%) Management Information System
4 70 (3.15%) Clustering
5 69 (3.10%) Computer Science
6 50 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
7 47 (2.11%) Statistics
8 43 (1.93%) CMDB
8 43 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
9 34 (1.53%) Replication
10 31 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
11 30 (1.35%) Blackberry
11 30 (1.35%) User Experience
12 29 (1.30%) Virtual Team
13 25 (1.12%) N-Tier
13 25 (1.12%) PKI
14 24 (1.08%) iPad
15 21 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 20 (0.90%) Cryptography
17 18 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 674 (30.31%) Windows
2 354 (15.92%) Windows Server
3 346 (15.56%) Linux
4 253 (11.38%) Unix
5 164 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 146 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 97 (4.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 96 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 95 (4.27%) Windows 7
10 45 (2.02%) Solaris
11 38 (1.71%) Windows XP
12 36 (1.62%) Windows 8
13 27 (1.21%) AIX
14 25 (1.12%) Windows 10
15 23 (1.03%) Ubuntu
16 15 (0.67%) Windows Vista
17 12 (0.54%) Apple iOS
18 10 (0.45%) Mac OS
18 10 (0.45%) Windows Phone
19 9 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1240 (55.76%) ITIL
2 700 (31.47%) Incident Management
3 536 (24.10%) Service Management
4 519 (23.34%) Change Management
5 437 (19.65%) Service Delivery
6 316 (14.21%) ITIL V3
7 299 (13.44%) Root Cause Analysis
8 205 (9.22%) Project Management
9 201 (9.04%) ITSM
10 174 (7.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 145 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
12 135 (6.07%) Configuration Management
13 128 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 121 (5.44%) Agile Software Development
15 117 (5.26%) Trend Analysis
16 113 (5.08%) Risk Management
17 111 (4.99%) Process Improvement
18 108 (4.86%) Infrastructure Management
19 101 (4.54%) Change Control
20 100 (4.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 450 (20.23%) SQL
2 181 (8.14%) PowerShell
3 127 (5.71%) Java
4 114 (5.13%) Perl
5 75 (3.37%) C#
5 75 (3.37%) Python
6 69 (3.10%) JavaScript
7 62 (2.79%) PHP
8 50 (2.25%) T-SQL
9 48 (2.16%) Bash Shell
9 48 (2.16%) VB
10 43 (1.93%) C
11 35 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 35 (1.57%) VBScript
12 15 (0.67%) PL/SQL
13 10 (0.45%) Jython
14 8 (0.36%) C++
14 8 (0.36%) Ruby
15 5 (0.22%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 249 (11.20%) Degree
2 213 (9.58%) Security Cleared
3 163 (7.33%) ITIL Certification
3 163 (7.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 144 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
5 94 (4.23%) SC Cleared
6 92 (4.14%) DV Cleared
7 89 (4.00%) CCNA
8 88 (3.96%) CCNP
8 88 (3.96%) MCSE
9 63 (2.83%) MCITP
10 48 (2.16%) MCP
11 44 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 40 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 37 (1.66%) CISSP
14 36 (1.62%) CCIE
15 32 (1.44%) ISEB
16 29 (1.30%) MCTS
17 28 (1.26%) CISM
18 27 (1.21%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 498 (22.39%) SLA
2 58 (2.61%) QA
3 53 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 50 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 38 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (0.85%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.27%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.22%) COBIT
10 4 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.090%) GPG13
12 1 (0.045%) DICOM
12 1 (0.045%) HL7
12 1 (0.045%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.045%) MISRA
12 1 (0.045%) MISRA C
12 1 (0.045%) SEPA
12 1 (0.045%) SSAE 16
12 1 (0.045%) WCAG
System Software
1 372 (16.73%) Active Directory
2 268 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (3.91%) Hyper-V
4 56 (2.52%) vSphere
5 51 (2.29%) VMware ESX
6 32 (1.44%) XenApp
7 26 (1.17%) Virtual Desktop
8 17 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
9 16 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (0.67%) Docker
11 11 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 11 (0.49%) OpenSIPS
12 9 (0.40%) Terminal Services
12 9 (0.40%) vCloud
13 8 (0.36%) Firmware
14 7 (0.31%) NFS
14 7 (0.31%) Terminal Server
15 6 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
16 5 (0.22%) NDS
Systems Management
1 112 (5.04%) SCCM
2 85 (3.82%) Puppet
3 66 (2.97%) SCOM
4 53 (2.38%) Nagios
5 49 (2.20%) Red Hat Satellite
6 33 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (1.12%) Ansible
8 23 (1.03%) NetBackup
9 16 (0.72%) WSUS
10 15 (0.67%) SELinux
11 13 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
12 12 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 11 (0.49%) Backup Exec
13 11 (0.49%) OpenView
14 10 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
15 9 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
15 9 (0.40%) vMotion
16 8 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
16 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
17 7 (0.31%) Opsview
Vendors
1 584 (26.26%) Microsoft
2 405 (18.21%) VMware
3 300 (13.49%) Cisco
4 178 (8.00%) Oracle
5 143 (6.43%) HP
6 126 (5.67%) Red Hat
7 114 (5.13%) Citrix
8 86 (3.87%) SolarWinds
9 69 (3.10%) F5
10 68 (3.06%) CheckPoint
10 68 (3.06%) IBM
11 65 (2.92%) SAP
12 57 (2.56%) NetApp
12 57 (2.56%) Remedy
13 53 (2.38%) ServiceNow
14 46 (2.07%) Veritas
15 41 (1.84%) Juniper
16 38 (1.71%) EMC
17 37 (1.66%) Dell
17 37 (1.66%) Symantec
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: uP TO £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GCI Com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Red10
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £65K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £65K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension and company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus up to 20% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £30000 - £400000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago