The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
London / City of London
Rank 162 209 183
Rank change year-on-year +47 -26  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 57 61 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.14% 0.87% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.96% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 50 44 114
Median salary £60,000 £46,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.43% -2.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Problem Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4527 6340 8881
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.36% 90.21% 87.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4133 5640 7475
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Problem Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in the City of London

Problem Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in the City of London

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in the City of London

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 61 (59.80%) ITIL
2 41 (40.20%) Service Management
3 40 (39.22%) Windows
4 35 (34.31%) Finance
5 31 (30.39%) Microsoft
6 29 (28.43%) Windows Server
7 28 (27.45%) SLA
8 27 (26.47%) Incident Management
9 25 (24.51%) MS Excel
10 24 (23.53%) ITSM
11 23 (22.55%) SQL Server
12 22 (21.57%) Active Directory
12 22 (21.57%) Service Delivery
12 22 (21.57%) Change Management
12 22 (21.57%) Banking
13 21 (20.59%) ITIL V3
13 21 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
14 19 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (18.63%) Project Management
15 17 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (15.69%) Linux
17 15 (14.71%) SQL
17 15 (14.71%) MS Exchange
17 15 (14.71%) SAN
17 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
18 14 (13.73%) VMware
18 14 (13.73%) Cisco
19 13 (12.75%) Continuous Improvement
19 13 (12.75%) High Availability
19 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2012

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 15 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.96%) Apache
5 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.96%) JBoss
5 2 (1.96%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.98%) IIS
6 1 (0.98%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (24.51%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.88%) MS Office
4 1 (0.98%) MS Project
4 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.96%) SAP BPC
1 2 (1.96%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.96%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.96%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.98%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.98%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.98%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.96%) SaaS
3 1 (0.98%) GitHub
3 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.71%) SAN
2 10 (9.80%) WAN
3 9 (8.82%) VPN
4 8 (7.84%) LAN
4 8 (7.84%) VoIP
5 7 (6.86%) Internet
5 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.88%) DHCP
6 6 (5.88%) DNS
6 6 (5.88%) Firewall
7 5 (4.90%) iSCSI
7 5 (4.90%) Unified Communications
8 4 (3.92%) IP Telephony
8 4 (3.92%) LDAP
9 3 (2.94%) HTTP
9 3 (2.94%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.94%) SMTP
9 3 (2.94%) Wireless
9 3 (2.94%) WLAN
10 2 (1.96%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.98%) MySQL
7 1 (0.98%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.98%) JIRA
1 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 35 (34.31%) Finance
2 22 (21.57%) Banking
3 5 (4.90%) Law
3 5 (4.90%) Legal
4 3 (2.94%) Mandarin Language
4 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.98%) Back Office
5 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.98%) Front Office
5 1 (0.98%) International Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Publishing
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (22.55%) Analyst
2 15 (14.71%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 15 (14.71%) Incident Manager
3 13 (12.75%) Problem Manager
3 13 (12.75%) Service Manager
4 11 (10.78%) Service Analyst
4 11 (10.78%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) Applications Support
6 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) ITIL Manager
7 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 7 (6.86%) IT Manager
7 7 (6.86%) ITIL Problem Manager
7 7 (6.86%) VMware Specialist
8 6 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.88%) ITIL Incident Manager
8 6 (5.88%) Security Specialist
8 6 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) .NET
2 1 (0.98%) Ajax
2 1 (0.98%) BAPI
2 1 (0.98%) CSS
2 1 (0.98%) HTML
2 1 (0.98%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (0.98%) J2EE
2 1 (0.98%) Java EE
2 1 (0.98%) JDBC
2 1 (0.98%) JMS
2 1 (0.98%) LAMP
2 1 (0.98%) Middleware
2 1 (0.98%) REST
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (0.98%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (0.98%) Web Services
2 1 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.98%) XML
2 1 (0.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.80%) User Experience
3 7 (6.86%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.92%) Clustering
4 4 (3.92%) PKI
5 3 (2.94%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.96%) Fintech
6 2 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.96%) NHS
6 2 (1.96%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.96%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.98%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.98%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.22%) Windows
2 29 (28.43%) Windows Server
3 16 (15.69%) Linux
4 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.84%) Unix
7 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.96%) Solaris
8 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.98%) AIX
9 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (59.80%) ITIL
2 41 (40.20%) Service Management
3 27 (26.47%) Incident Management
4 24 (23.53%) ITSM
5 22 (21.57%) Change Management
5 22 (21.57%) Service Delivery
6 21 (20.59%) ITIL V3
6 21 (20.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 19 (18.63%) Project Management
8 17 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (12.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (12.75%) High Availability
10 12 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
11 11 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (8.82%) Business Analysis
12 9 (8.82%) Quality Management
13 8 (7.84%) Configuration Management
14 7 (6.86%) Process Improvement
15 6 (5.88%) Statistics
16 5 (4.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) SQL
2 9 (8.82%) Java
3 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.94%) Perl
4 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.94%) VB
5 2 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (0.98%) ABAP
6 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.98%) C
6 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.98%) Jython
6 1 (0.98%) PHP
6 1 (0.98%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
1 12 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.92%) CISM
3 4 (3.92%) CISSP
4 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.96%) CCNA
5 2 (1.96%) CCNP
5 2 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.96%) MOS
5 2 (1.96%) OSCP
5 2 (1.96%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.98%) PMP
6 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (27.45%) SLA
2 5 (4.90%) QA
3 2 (1.96%) PMO
4 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (21.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.92%) XenApp
4 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.94%) vSphere
5 1 (0.98%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) SCCM
2 4 (3.92%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 4 (3.92%) Control-M
3 3 (2.94%) SCOM
4 2 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.96%) Nessus
4 2 (1.96%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.96%) Netcool
4 2 (1.96%) Nmap
4 2 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.96%) Puppet
5 1 (0.98%) Ansible
5 1 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.98%) Nagios
5 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 31 (30.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.73%) Cisco
2 14 (13.73%) VMware
3 11 (10.78%) Citrix
3 11 (10.78%) NetApp
3 11 (10.78%) Sun
4 10 (9.80%) Oracle
5 9 (8.82%) Remedy
6 7 (6.86%) SAP
6 7 (6.86%) ServiceNow
7 6 (5.88%) HP
8 4 (3.92%) AppDynamics
9 3 (2.94%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.94%) Avaya
9 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.94%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.96%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.96%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.96%) Reuters
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