Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Problem Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem Management over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 204 177
Rank change year-on-year +130 -27 -9
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 226 54 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.73% 0.84% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 0.95% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 140 38 123
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.32% -2.38% -4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £39,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £49,500 £41,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +20.73% -6.82% -4.61%

Problem Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,578 5,705 7,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.14% 88.55% 90.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,325 4,476 5,849
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Problem Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Berkshire

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in Berkshire

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Berkshire

Problem Management
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +38 195 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Reading +22 18 £48,750 +62.50% 2
Bracknell -11 2 £49,500 - 1
Slough -17 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 £45,000 -
Problem Management
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 176 (77.88%) Incident Management
2 163 (72.12%) Root Cause Analysis
3 138 (61.06%) Logistics
4 116 (51.33%) Service Management
5 97 (42.92%) Windows
6 86 (38.05%) Microsoft
7 85 (37.61%) Active Directory
7 85 (37.61%) Windows Server
8 83 (36.73%) Oracle
9 79 (34.96%) IIS
9 79 (34.96%) Linux
9 79 (34.96%) ServiceNow
10 71 (31.42%) SQL Server
11 65 (28.76%) BMC
12 64 (28.32%) Private Cloud
13 60 (26.55%) ITIL
14 47 (20.80%) Hyper-V
15 42 (18.58%) Middleware
16 40 (17.70%) Information Security
17 39 (17.26%) Microsoft Azure
18 38 (16.81%) VMware Infrastructure
18 38 (16.81%) VMware
19 36 (15.93%) Performance Tuning
20 34 (15.04%) vCenter Server
21 33 (14.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 32 (14.16%) VMware ESXi
23 31 (13.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 31 (13.72%) Unix
23 31 (13.72%) Security Operations
23 31 (13.72%) Cybersecurity

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 79 (34.96%) IIS
2 22 (9.73%) MQSeries
3 16 (7.08%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.77%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (1.77%) Scribe Insight
2 3 (1.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (17.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.41%) Office 365
3 15 (6.64%) IaaS
4 12 (5.31%) Akamai
5 11 (4.87%) PaaS
6 4 (1.77%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.77%) GitHub
6 4 (1.77%) SaaS
6 4 (1.77%) Scribe Online
7 3 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.73%) Firewall
2 21 (9.29%) LAN
2 21 (9.29%) WAN
3 19 (8.41%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.42%) Internet
4 10 (4.42%) VoIP
4 10 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.77%) MVNO
6 3 (1.33%) Wireless
7 2 (0.88%) BGP
7 2 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.88%) DHCP
7 2 (0.88%) DNS
7 2 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.88%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.88%) SAN
7 2 (0.88%) SNMP
7 2 (0.88%) SSL
8 1 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (31.42%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.72%) Oracle Database
3 28 (12.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (12.39%) Oracle Database 12c
4 19 (8.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (7.08%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.77%) Power BI
6 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.54%) Git (software)
1 8 (3.54%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.77%) JIRA
2 4 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (1.77%) Back Office
1 4 (1.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (29.65%) Analyst
2 44 (19.47%) DBA
3 34 (15.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (13.27%) SOC Analyst
5 28 (12.39%) Oracle DBA
6 24 (10.62%) Administrator
7 18 (7.96%) Support Analyst
8 16 (7.08%) Developer
8 16 (7.08%) SQL DBA
8 16 (7.08%) SQL Server DBA
9 15 (6.64%) Service Manager
10 13 (5.75%) Linux Support
10 13 (5.75%) Monitoring Analyst
10 13 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (5.75%) Unix Analyst
10 13 (5.75%) Unix Support
10 13 (5.75%) Unix Support Analyst
11 11 (4.87%) Network Engineer
12 10 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
12 10 (4.42%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (18.58%) Middleware
2 16 (7.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (3.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (1.77%) .NET
4 4 (1.77%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (1.77%) jQuery
4 4 (1.77%) JSON
4 4 (1.77%) React
4 4 (1.77%) REST
4 4 (1.77%) SOAP
4 4 (1.77%) WCF
4 4 (1.77%) Web Services
4 4 (1.77%) XML
5 1 (0.44%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.44%) OAuth
5 1 (0.44%) OpenID
5 1 (0.44%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (28.32%) Private Cloud
2 30 (13.27%) Security Operations Centre
3 28 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.10%) PKI
5 5 (2.21%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.77%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.88%) Clustering
7 2 (0.88%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 97 (42.92%) Windows
2 85 (37.61%) Windows Server
3 79 (34.96%) Linux
4 31 (13.72%) Unix
5 4 (1.77%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.33%) AIX
6 3 (1.33%) Solaris
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) CentOS
8 1 (0.44%) MVS
8 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.44%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (77.88%) Incident Management
2 163 (72.12%) Root Cause Analysis
3 138 (61.06%) Logistics
4 116 (51.33%) Service Management
5 60 (26.55%) ITIL
6 40 (17.70%) Information Security
7 36 (15.93%) Performance Tuning
8 33 (14.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 31 (13.72%) Cybersecurity
9 31 (13.72%) Security Operations
10 30 (13.27%) Customer Engagement
10 30 (13.27%) OWASP
11 19 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (7.96%) DevOps
13 12 (5.31%) Microservices
13 12 (5.31%) Statistics
14 11 (4.87%) Collaborative Working
14 11 (4.87%) Problem-Solving
14 11 (4.87%) Storage Management
15 8 (3.54%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.62%) SQL
2 7 (3.10%) C
3 6 (2.65%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.65%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.77%) C#
4 4 (1.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.77%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.77%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (13.27%) SANS
2 17 (7.52%) Degree
3 10 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.65%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.77%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.44%) CCNA
6 1 (0.44%) CCNP
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (11.06%) SLA
3 4 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.77%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 85 (37.61%) Active Directory
2 47 (20.80%) Hyper-V
3 38 (16.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (14.16%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (10.18%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (5.31%) Docker
6 12 (5.31%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.88%) vSphere
7 2 (0.88%) XenApp
7 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (15.04%) vCenter Server
2 31 (13.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 22 (9.73%) Puppet
4 15 (6.64%) SCOM
5 12 (5.31%) Ansible
5 12 (5.31%) Data Guard
5 12 (5.31%) Kubernetes
6 10 (4.42%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.88%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.88%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.44%) Cacti
8 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.44%) Graphite
8 1 (0.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.44%) Nagios
8 1 (0.44%) Nessus
8 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (38.05%) Microsoft
2 83 (36.73%) Oracle
3 79 (34.96%) ServiceNow
4 65 (28.76%) BMC
5 38 (16.81%) VMware
6 26 (11.50%) SolarWinds
7 25 (11.06%) Riverbed
8 23 (10.18%) IBM
9 16 (7.08%) Red Hat
10 14 (6.19%) Cisco
11 10 (4.42%) Aruba
11 10 (4.42%) HP
11 10 (4.42%) Zscaler
12 8 (3.54%) Atlassian
13 6 (2.65%) Citrix
13 6 (2.65%) Qualys
14 5 (2.21%) McAfee
14 5 (2.21%) Trend Micro
15 4 (1.77%) Informatica
15 4 (1.77%) SAP