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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 255 264 241
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1187 1287 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.31% 1.21% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.38% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 897 985 1190
Median salary £42,500 £44,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +0.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,798 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-0.69% +3.12%

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
80020 92993 98289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.11% 87.55% 85.68%
Number of salaries quoted 65997 76776 80782
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 £77,500 £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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +17 1102 £43,500 -1.13% 95
London +3 345 £51,000 +8.51% 26
South East +38 242 £45,000 -10.00% 16
East of England +59 161 £47,500 +11.76% 12
West Midlands +30 107 £35,000 -26.31% 15
South West +30 80 £37,500 -10.17% 7
North West -12 80 £40,000 +1.91% 7
Berkshire +4 70 £52,500 -4.54% 6
Yorkshire -12 63 £38,500 +5.47% 9
Birmingham +15 56 £33,750 -32.50% 5
Manchester -20 53 £40,000 - 7
Bedfordshire +40 51 £47,500 +37.68% 5
Essex +49 50 £50,000 +5.26%
Hampshire +9 46 £41,000 -17.17% 4
Gloucestershire - 46 £38,750 - 1
West Yorkshire +6 44 £40,000 +9.58% 6
Surrey +21 40 £50,000 +44.92% 4
City of London -23 39 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Buckinghamshire +28 38 £45,000 -10.00%
East Midlands -25 38 £42,500 +10.38% 3
Hertfordshire +5 37 £50,000 +19.04% 5
Luton +2 34 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Gloucester - 32 £37,000 -
Reading +28 31 £44,000 -20.00% 4
Leeds -4 31 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Northamptonshire +1 30 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wales -2 28 £35,000 -23.07%
Cambridgeshire +21 27 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Kent +10 26 £35,000 -17.64%
Milton Keynes +26 22 £45,000 +38.46%

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 1255 (55.38%) ITIL
2 701 (30.94%) Incident Management
3 653 (28.82%) Windows
4 593 (26.17%) Microsoft
5 562 (24.80%) Change Management
6 548 (24.18%) Service Management
7 516 (22.77%) Finance
8 490 (21.62%) SLA
9 456 (20.12%) Service Delivery
10 442 (19.51%) SQL
11 397 (17.52%) VMware
12 392 (17.30%) Active Directory
13 344 (15.18%) Windows Server
14 333 (14.70%) MS Excel
15 332 (14.65%) Linux
16 318 (14.03%) Cisco
17 312 (13.77%) Firewall
18 293 (12.93%) Root Cause Analysis
19 291 (12.84%) SQL Server
20 290 (12.80%) ITIL V3
21 285 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
21 285 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
22 242 (10.68%) Unix
23 238 (10.50%) Degree
24 218 (9.62%) DNS
24 218 (9.62%) Security Cleared
25 210 (9.27%) Project Management
26 202 (8.91%) WAN
27 199 (8.78%) LAN
27 199 (8.78%) ITSM

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
1 173 (7.63%) MS Exchange
2 113 (4.99%) IIS
3 90 (3.97%) Tomcat
4 88 (3.88%) Apache
5 76 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 75 (3.31%) SharePoint
7 66 (2.91%) JBoss
8 55 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 41 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 38 (1.68%) Skype for Business
11 33 (1.46%) WebSphere
12 22 (0.97%) Confluence
13 20 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
14 19 (0.84%) WebLogic
15 17 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
15 17 (0.75%) IBM Notes
16 14 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
17 13 (0.57%) nginx
18 12 (0.53%) CMS
19 11 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 333 (14.70%) MS Excel
2 194 (8.56%) MS Office
3 33 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.088%) SPSS
7 1 (0.044%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 29 (1.28%) assyst
2 27 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
4 19 (0.84%) SAP ERP
5 8 (0.35%) Maximo
6 7 (0.31%) Sentinel
6 7 (0.31%) Summit
6 7 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.22%) SAP EHS
7 5 (0.22%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.18%) RiskWrite
8 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.13%) HFM
9 3 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 2 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.088%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.088%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 129 (5.69%) Office 365
2 75 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (0.79%) SaaS
5 12 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.53%) IaaS
6 8 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (0.35%) PaaS
7 7 (0.31%) iTunes
8 5 (0.22%) GitHub
9 3 (0.13%) Google Drive
10 2 (0.088%) G Suite
10 2 (0.088%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.088%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.044%) Apcera
11 1 (0.044%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.044%) FinancialForce.com
11 1 (0.044%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.044%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 312 (13.77%) Firewall
2 218 (9.62%) DNS
3 202 (8.91%) WAN
4 199 (8.78%) LAN
5 183 (8.08%) VPN
6 170 (7.50%) DHCP
7 162 (7.15%) TCP/IP
8 110 (4.85%) MPLS
9 88 (3.88%) VoIP
10 84 (3.71%) SAN
11 69 (3.05%) Network Security
12 68 (3.00%) Internet
13 66 (2.91%) SSL
14 63 (2.78%) Wireless
15 55 (2.43%) VLAN
16 54 (2.38%) Ethernet
17 53 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
18 51 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
19 50 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
20 45 (1.99%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 82 (3.62%) MySQL
3 53 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (2.03%) Relational Database
5 38 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (1.19%) Oracle Database
8 23 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (0.62%) GIS
11 13 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (0.53%) RDBMS
12 12 (0.53%) SQLPlus
13 11 (0.49%) MongoDB
14 9 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.35%) DB2
15 8 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 44 (1.94%) Jenkins
2 35 (1.54%) JIRA
3 32 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 14 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (0.53%) Hudson
5 12 (0.53%) Visual Studio
6 11 (0.49%) MSBuild
6 11 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (0.49%) Subversion
6 11 (0.49%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.26%) Maven
8 5 (0.22%) Ant
8 5 (0.22%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.18%) VersionOne
10 3 (0.13%) MSI
10 3 (0.13%) Selenium
10 3 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.088%) PVCS
11 2 (0.088%) Toad
General
1 516 (22.77%) Finance
2 148 (6.53%) Banking
3 132 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 56 (2.47%) Retail
5 55 (2.43%) Back Office
6 49 (2.16%) Legal
7 46 (2.03%) Front Office
8 40 (1.77%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.02%) Advertising
9 23 (1.02%) Financial Institution
10 22 (0.97%) Law
11 19 (0.84%) Investment Banking
12 18 (0.79%) Publishing
13 17 (0.75%) Games
14 16 (0.71%) International Banking
15 15 (0.66%) Marketing
16 12 (0.53%) German Language
17 11 (0.49%) French Language
18 8 (0.35%) Local Government
18 8 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 551 (24.32%) Analyst
2 234 (10.33%) Applications Support
3 232 (10.24%) Support Analyst
4 195 (8.61%) Service Manager
5 189 (8.34%) Support Engineer
6 135 (5.96%) Service Analyst
7 127 (5.60%) Applications Support Analyst
8 103 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 94 (4.15%) Administrator
10 92 (4.06%) Network Engineer
11 90 (3.97%) Problem Manager
12 87 (3.84%) IT Manager
13 86 (3.80%) Team Leader
14 81 (3.57%) Incident Manager
15 77 (3.40%) IT Support
16 76 (3.35%) Service Desk Analyst
17 72 (3.18%) Delivery Manager
18 71 (3.13%) Consultant
19 69 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
20 67 (2.96%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (3.62%) Web Services
2 81 (3.57%) .NET
3 65 (2.87%) HTML
4 57 (2.52%) Middleware
5 49 (2.16%) CSS
6 45 (1.99%) J2EE
7 43 (1.90%) XML
8 39 (1.72%) jQuery
9 32 (1.41%) LAMP
10 30 (1.32%) ASP.NET
11 28 (1.24%) AngularJS
12 22 (0.97%) JSON
13 18 (0.79%) Ajax
14 16 (0.71%) REST
15 15 (0.66%) 802.1X
15 15 (0.66%) Software Packaging
16 12 (0.53%) HTML5
16 12 (0.53%) WCF
16 12 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
17 11 (0.49%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 285 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
2 191 (8.43%) Management Information System
3 167 (7.37%) Data Centre
4 96 (4.24%) Clustering
5 57 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 53 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 52 (2.29%) Statistics
8 50 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
9 43 (1.90%) Blackberry
10 42 (1.85%) CMDB
11 39 (1.72%) Replication
12 32 (1.41%) User Experience
13 27 (1.19%) PKI
14 26 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
15 23 (1.02%) Virtual Team
16 22 (0.97%) Smartphone
17 21 (0.93%) N-Tier
18 19 (0.84%) FMCG
18 19 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
19 18 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 653 (28.82%) Windows
2 344 (15.18%) Windows Server
3 332 (14.65%) Linux
4 242 (10.68%) Unix
5 180 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 154 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 110 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 105 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 86 (3.80%) Windows 7
10 52 (2.29%) Solaris
11 39 (1.72%) Windows 8
12 35 (1.54%) Windows XP
13 25 (1.10%) AIX
14 23 (1.02%) Windows 10
15 18 (0.79%) CentOS
15 18 (0.79%) Ubuntu
16 16 (0.71%) Windows Vista
17 15 (0.66%) Debian
18 13 (0.57%) Windows Phone
19 9 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1255 (55.38%) ITIL
2 701 (30.94%) Incident Management
3 562 (24.80%) Change Management
4 548 (24.18%) Service Management
5 456 (20.12%) Service Delivery
6 293 (12.93%) Root Cause Analysis
7 290 (12.80%) ITIL V3
8 210 (9.27%) Project Management
9 199 (8.78%) ITSM
10 180 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 145 (6.40%) Disaster Recovery
12 136 (6.00%) Configuration Management
13 122 (5.38%) Process Improvement
14 119 (5.25%) Trend Analysis
15 118 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
16 117 (5.16%) Change Control
17 115 (5.08%) Infrastructure Management
18 114 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
19 107 (4.72%) Asset Management
20 106 (4.68%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 442 (19.51%) SQL
2 190 (8.38%) PowerShell
3 144 (6.35%) Java
4 131 (5.78%) Perl
5 87 (3.84%) JavaScript
6 85 (3.75%) Python
7 63 (2.78%) C#
8 49 (2.16%) VB
9 48 (2.12%) PHP
10 45 (1.99%) Shell Script
11 43 (1.90%) Bash Shell
12 41 (1.81%) C
13 37 (1.63%) T-SQL
14 26 (1.15%) VBScript
15 14 (0.62%) PL/SQL
16 13 (0.57%) Jython
17 8 (0.35%) C++
18 5 (0.22%) VB.NET
19 4 (0.18%) Ruby
20 3 (0.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 238 (10.50%) Degree
2 218 (9.62%) Security Cleared
3 178 (7.86%) ITIL Certification
4 176 (7.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 164 (7.24%) Cisco Certification
6 110 (4.85%) CCNA
7 104 (4.59%) SC Cleared
8 103 (4.55%) MCSE
9 95 (4.19%) CCNP
10 80 (3.53%) DV Cleared
11 71 (3.13%) MCITP
12 57 (2.52%) MCP
13 48 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 44 (1.94%) CCIE
15 39 (1.72%) CISSP
16 30 (1.32%) MCSA
16 30 (1.32%) MCTS
17 29 (1.28%) CISM
18 26 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 24 (1.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 490 (21.62%) SLA
2 53 (2.34%) PCI DSS
3 42 (1.85%) QA
4 36 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 33 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.26%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.22%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.13%) COBIT
10 3 (0.13%) SAS 70
11 2 (0.088%) DICOM
11 2 (0.088%) HL7
12 1 (0.044%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.044%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.044%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.044%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.044%) MISRA C
12 1 (0.044%) SEPA
12 1 (0.044%) WCAG
System Software
1 392 (17.30%) Active Directory
2 285 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (3.75%) Hyper-V
4 55 (2.43%) VMware ESX
5 50 (2.21%) vSphere
6 35 (1.54%) XenApp
7 23 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
8 20 (0.88%) Terminal Services
9 15 (0.66%) Firmware
9 15 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (0.44%) Docker
11 10 (0.44%) OpenSIPS
12 9 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (0.31%) iptables
13 7 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.31%) Terminal Server
13 7 (0.31%) Varnish
14 6 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
14 6 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 116 (5.12%) SCCM
2 75 (3.31%) Puppet
3 69 (3.05%) SCOM
4 67 (2.96%) Nagios
5 47 (2.07%) Red Hat Satellite
6 32 (1.41%) NetBackup
7 28 (1.24%) Backup Exec
7 28 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
8 21 (0.93%) WSUS
9 18 (0.79%) Ansible
10 14 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
10 14 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
10 14 (0.62%) SELinux
11 13 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 11 (0.49%) OpenView
13 10 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
13 10 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
13 10 (0.44%) Tivoli
14 9 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
14 9 (0.40%) vMotion
Vendors
1 593 (26.17%) Microsoft
2 397 (17.52%) VMware
3 318 (14.03%) Cisco
4 178 (7.86%) Oracle
5 154 (6.80%) HP
6 149 (6.58%) Red Hat
7 118 (5.21%) Citrix
8 84 (3.71%) SolarWinds
9 83 (3.66%) F5
10 82 (3.62%) Remedy
11 76 (3.35%) IBM
12 73 (3.22%) CheckPoint
13 68 (3.00%) SAP
14 64 (2.82%) ServiceNow
15 63 (2.78%) Veritas
16 61 (2.69%) Juniper
17 53 (2.34%) Dell
18 51 (2.25%) NetApp
19 49 (2.16%) Symantec
20 42 (1.85%) Sybase
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28600 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £55K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £55K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £55K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £32585 per annum + stand by allowance+ benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: To £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance & Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £30000 - £400000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gatwick Airport
Salary: £45 - £38800 per annum + other excellent Gatwick benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £75000 - £75001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Oncall, Training, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago