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

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
UK
Rank 264 269 266
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 976 1227 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.18% 1.20% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.36% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 701 955 1002
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,170 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
73661 90442 92402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.31% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 60548 75022 75488
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +6 929 £42,500 -1.16% 73
London +25 337 £53,750 +7.50% 25
South East +23 156 £52,500 +21.73% 13
East of England +15 114 £47,500 +5.55% 10
South West +10 92 £40,000 +23.07% 2
West Midlands +54 70 £30,875 -9.19% 7
Berkshire +61 67 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire +13 67 £37,500 - 6
North West -8 65 £30,000 -23.56% 5
City of London +24 52 £60,000 +33.33% 10
Manchester -9 51 £32,500 -43.47% 5
Hertfordshire -1 48 £47,500 +2.70% 1
West Yorkshire +14 46 £37,500 -4.45% 6
Birmingham +17 40 £29,000 -15.94% 1
Surrey +27 30 £52,500 +39.07% 4
Leeds +10 30 £35,000 -4.10% 1
East Midlands -27 30 £42,500 +3.65% 3
Reading +54 27 £49,500 -1.00%
Bedfordshire +31 26 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Gloucestershire +9 25 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Scotland +5 25 £44,500 +22.75% 1
Wiltshire +6 24 £41,000 +36.66%
Hampshire +33 22 £51,250 +34.86% 1
Essex +11 22 £62,000 +30.52%
Glasgow +25 21 £45,500 +1.11%
Gloucester +5 20 £37,000 -22.10%
Northamptonshire +11 19 £42,500 -5.55%
Wales +13 18 £29,000 - 2
Maidenhead +9 17 £64,250 +42.77%
Cambridgeshire -1 17 £40,000 +23.07% 3

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 1194 (55.72%) ITIL
2 667 (31.12%) Windows
3 665 (31.03%) Incident Management
4 595 (27.76%) Microsoft
5 509 (23.75%) Finance
6 502 (23.43%) Change Management
7 481 (22.45%) SLA
8 473 (22.07%) Service Management
9 427 (19.93%) SQL
10 415 (19.37%) Service Delivery
11 376 (17.55%) VMware
12 357 (16.66%) Active Directory
13 345 (16.10%) MS Excel
14 340 (15.87%) Linux
15 325 (15.17%) Windows Server
16 313 (14.61%) SQL Server
17 281 (13.11%) ITIL V3
18 270 (12.60%) Firewall
19 266 (12.41%) Cisco
19 266 (12.41%) Root Cause Analysis
20 264 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
21 251 (11.71%) Degree
22 242 (11.29%) Unix
23 238 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
24 233 (10.87%) Management Information System
25 226 (10.55%) MS Office
26 210 (9.80%) Data Centre
27 198 (9.24%) LAN
27 198 (9.24%) ITSM
27 198 (9.24%) Security Cleared

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
1 152 (7.09%) MS Exchange
2 77 (3.59%) IIS
3 74 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 67 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 67 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 66 (3.08%) Apache
6 55 (2.57%) JBoss
7 46 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 35 (1.63%) Skype for Business
9 26 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 23 (1.07%) WebSphere
11 18 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
12 17 (0.79%) Confluence
13 15 (0.70%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (0.51%) CMS
16 10 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 10 (0.47%) nginx
16 10 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 345 (16.10%) MS Excel
2 226 (10.55%) MS Office
3 58 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
6 4 (0.19%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.047%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.047%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 34 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.84%) assyst
3 15 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 15 (0.70%) RiskWrite
4 14 (0.65%) Sentinel
5 11 (0.51%) Magento
6 10 (0.47%) SAP ERP
6 10 (0.47%) SAP MM
6 10 (0.47%) SAP PP
6 10 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
7 9 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
9 6 (0.28%) Maximo
9 6 (0.28%) Workfront
10 5 (0.23%) SAP HR
11 4 (0.19%) Eloqua
11 4 (0.19%) Misys Midas
12 3 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 3 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (0.14%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 122 (5.69%) Office 365
2 99 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (1.40%) SaaS
5 17 (0.79%) IaaS
6 11 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.42%) PaaS
8 8 (0.37%) GitHub
9 6 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.28%) iTunes
10 5 (0.23%) Akamai
11 4 (0.19%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.19%) Oracle CX
11 4 (0.19%) Responsys
11 4 (0.19%) Taleo
12 3 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.14%) Yammer
13 2 (0.093%) G Suite
14 1 (0.047%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.047%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 270 (12.60%) Firewall
2 198 (9.24%) LAN
3 197 (9.19%) WAN
4 175 (8.17%) DNS
5 141 (6.58%) VPN
6 140 (6.53%) DHCP
7 125 (5.83%) TCP/IP
8 79 (3.69%) VoIP
9 73 (3.41%) SAN
10 69 (3.22%) MPLS
11 64 (2.99%) Internet
12 61 (2.85%) Wireless
13 49 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
14 46 (2.15%) VLAN
15 44 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
16 41 (1.91%) FTP
17 40 (1.87%) Network Security
18 38 (1.77%) SSL
19 36 (1.68%) IP Telephony
19 36 (1.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 82 (3.83%) MySQL
3 61 (2.85%) Relational Database
3 61 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 20 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 17 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (0.65%) NoSQL
9 14 (0.65%) RDBMS
10 13 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (0.51%) Hadoop
12 10 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.37%) DB2
13 8 (0.37%) Redis
Development Applications
1 59 (2.75%) Jenkins
2 41 (1.91%) JIRA
3 36 (1.68%) Git (software)
4 28 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 24 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 21 (0.98%) Eclipse
7 20 (0.93%) TeamCity
8 18 (0.84%) Hudson
9 15 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (0.70%) VersionOne
10 12 (0.56%) Selenium
10 12 (0.56%) Subversion
11 11 (0.51%) Appium
11 11 (0.51%) Calabash
11 11 (0.51%) Cucumber
11 11 (0.51%) Gatling
11 11 (0.51%) MSBuild
11 11 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (0.51%) The Grinder
12 9 (0.42%) Maven
General
1 509 (23.75%) Finance
2 159 (7.42%) Banking
3 124 (5.79%) Telecoms
4 57 (2.66%) Retail
5 41 (1.91%) Front Office
6 38 (1.77%) Legal
7 35 (1.63%) Investment Banking
8 27 (1.26%) Back Office
9 26 (1.21%) Advertising
10 16 (0.75%) Law
11 15 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.56%) German Language
12 12 (0.56%) Publishing
13 11 (0.51%) French Language
13 11 (0.51%) Marketing
14 9 (0.42%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.37%) Billing
16 7 (0.33%) Electronics
17 6 (0.28%) Automotive
17 6 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 513 (23.94%) Analyst
2 236 (11.01%) Support Analyst
3 188 (8.77%) Applications Support
4 183 (8.54%) Service Manager
5 144 (6.72%) Support Engineer
6 125 (5.83%) Service Analyst
7 121 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 110 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
9 104 (4.85%) Incident Manager
10 94 (4.39%) Problem Manager
11 87 (4.06%) IT Manager
12 83 (3.87%) Administrator
13 82 (3.83%) Network Engineer
14 80 (3.73%) 2nd Line Support
15 70 (3.27%) Developer
16 66 (3.08%) Team Leader
17 63 (2.94%) Service Desk Analyst
18 60 (2.80%) Delivery Manager
18 60 (2.80%) IT Support
19 58 (2.71%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (4.62%) .NET
2 69 (3.22%) Middleware
3 55 (2.57%) HTML
4 54 (2.52%) CSS
5 53 (2.47%) Web Services
6 36 (1.68%) LAMP
7 35 (1.63%) jQuery
8 33 (1.54%) ASP.NET
8 33 (1.54%) XML
9 28 (1.31%) J2EE
10 22 (1.03%) Ajax
11 19 (0.89%) JSON
11 19 (0.89%) WCF
12 18 (0.84%) AngularJS
12 18 (0.84%) XSLT
13 16 (0.75%) JDBC
14 15 (0.70%) 802.1X
14 15 (0.70%) Software Packaging
15 14 (0.65%) REST
16 11 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 264 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
2 233 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 210 (9.80%) Data Centre
4 73 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 54 (2.52%) Clustering
6 45 (2.10%) User Experience
7 42 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
8 41 (1.91%) CMDB
9 38 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (1.45%) Replication
11 30 (1.40%) Blackberry
12 29 (1.35%) Virtual Team
13 28 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
13 28 (1.31%) iPad
14 27 (1.26%) PKI
15 24 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 21 (0.98%) N-Tier
17 20 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 18 (0.84%) iSeries
19 17 (0.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 667 (31.12%) Windows
2 340 (15.87%) Linux
3 325 (15.17%) Windows Server
4 242 (11.29%) Unix
5 147 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 128 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 109 (5.09%) Windows 7
8 91 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 77 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 51 (2.38%) Solaris
11 42 (1.96%) Windows XP
12 40 (1.87%) Windows 8
13 31 (1.45%) Windows 10
14 28 (1.31%) AIX
15 21 (0.98%) Mac OS
15 21 (0.98%) Ubuntu
16 14 (0.65%) Apple iOS
16 14 (0.65%) Windows Vista
17 13 (0.61%) Android
18 12 (0.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1194 (55.72%) ITIL
2 665 (31.03%) Incident Management
3 502 (23.43%) Change Management
4 473 (22.07%) Service Management
5 415 (19.37%) Service Delivery
6 281 (13.11%) ITIL V3
7 266 (12.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 198 (9.24%) ITSM
9 196 (9.15%) Project Management
10 178 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 158 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
12 150 (7.00%) Configuration Management
13 126 (5.88%) Process Improvement
14 119 (5.55%) Agile Software Development
15 118 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 113 (5.27%) Trend Analysis
17 108 (5.04%) Change Control
18 104 (4.85%) Risk Management
19 101 (4.71%) DevOps
20 99 (4.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 427 (19.93%) SQL
2 171 (7.98%) PowerShell
3 138 (6.44%) Java
4 115 (5.37%) Perl
5 77 (3.59%) Python
6 72 (3.36%) C#
7 70 (3.27%) JavaScript
8 65 (3.03%) PHP
9 52 (2.43%) T-SQL
10 50 (2.33%) Bash Shell
11 42 (1.96%) VBScript
12 41 (1.91%) VB
13 40 (1.87%) C
14 28 (1.31%) Shell Script
15 14 (0.65%) PL/SQL
15 14 (0.65%) Ruby
16 10 (0.47%) C++
16 10 (0.47%) Jython
17 7 (0.33%) Objective-C
18 6 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 251 (11.71%) Degree
2 198 (9.24%) Security Cleared
3 164 (7.65%) ITIL Certification
4 136 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 134 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 95 (4.43%) SC Cleared
7 90 (4.20%) CCNP
8 81 (3.78%) DV Cleared
9 77 (3.59%) CCNA
10 72 (3.36%) MCSE
11 50 (2.33%) MCP
12 49 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 45 (2.10%) CISSP
14 40 (1.87%) MCITP
15 37 (1.73%) CISM
16 36 (1.68%) CCIE
17 35 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 31 (1.45%) ISEB
19 29 (1.35%) MCTS
20 26 (1.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 481 (22.45%) SLA
2 82 (3.83%) QA
3 52 (2.43%) PCI DSS
4 45 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (0.89%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
7 14 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 11 (0.51%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.37%) PMO
10 5 (0.23%) COBIT
11 4 (0.19%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.19%) SSAE 16
12 2 (0.093%) GPG13
13 1 (0.047%) DICOM
13 1 (0.047%) HL7
13 1 (0.047%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.047%) MISRA
13 1 (0.047%) MISRA C
13 1 (0.047%) SEPA
System Software
1 357 (16.66%) Active Directory
2 238 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (4.34%) Hyper-V
4 66 (3.08%) vSphere
5 43 (2.01%) VMware ESX
6 32 (1.49%) XenApp
7 25 (1.17%) Virtual Desktop
8 20 (0.93%) Docker
9 13 (0.61%) vCloud
10 12 (0.56%) OpenSIPS
11 10 (0.47%) Terminal Server
12 9 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
13 8 (0.37%) NFS
13 8 (0.37%) XenDesktop
14 7 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (0.28%) Terminal Services
16 5 (0.23%) Firmware
16 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.23%) NDS
Systems Management
1 112 (5.23%) SCCM
2 92 (4.29%) Puppet
3 52 (2.43%) SCOM
4 50 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
5 48 (2.24%) Nagios
6 41 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (1.17%) Ansible
8 16 (0.75%) NetBackup
9 15 (0.70%) SELinux
10 13 (0.61%) WSUS
11 12 (0.56%) SCOrch
11 12 (0.56%) vMotion
12 9 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
13 8 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
13 8 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
13 8 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
14 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
15 6 (0.28%) Opsview
15 6 (0.28%) Rundeck
15 6 (0.28%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 595 (27.76%) Microsoft
2 376 (17.55%) VMware
3 266 (12.41%) Cisco
4 188 (8.77%) Oracle
5 124 (5.79%) Citrix
6 117 (5.46%) HP
7 104 (4.85%) Red Hat
8 76 (3.55%) SolarWinds
9 69 (3.22%) Remedy
10 67 (3.13%) IBM
11 62 (2.89%) SAP
12 57 (2.66%) F5
13 54 (2.52%) ServiceNow
14 53 (2.47%) NetApp
15 48 (2.24%) CheckPoint
16 32 (1.49%) Avaya
16 32 (1.49%) Veritas
17 29 (1.35%) EMC
17 29 (1.35%) LANDesk
18 27 (1.26%) Dell
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
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London
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Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £37,256 - 40,483 per year
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City, London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & pension
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £31,424 to £37,500 per annum
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London
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus up to 20% bonus, shares and good benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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City, London
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Bedfordshire
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Windsor, Berkshire
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
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King's Lynn, Norfolk
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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South West London
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