The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Incident Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
UK / England
Rank 262 227 220
Rank change year-on-year -35 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 979 1451 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.23% 1.50% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.69% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 762 1068 1133
Median salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.14% +3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

Incident 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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71048 85804 86462
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.07% 88.61% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 58845 71773 70672
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in England

Incident Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Incident Management in England

Incident Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Incident Management in England

Incident Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
London +18 432 £55,000 - 36
South East -2 160 £40,000 -5.88% 33
East of England -33 97 £45,000 +5.88% 13
North West -26 74 £41,000 -6.28% 7
Yorkshire -33 55 £22,500 -38.77% 15
South West -8 52 £40,000 +19.40% 9
West Midlands -27 52 £33,750 -10.00% 9
East Midlands -15 47 £30,000 -25.00% 11
North East -1 9 £21,000 -23.63% 8
Incident Management
UK

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Incident 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 England region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 1173 (52.09%) ITIL
2 618 (27.44%) Windows
3 609 (27.04%) Problem Management
4 529 (23.49%) Finance
5 514 (22.82%) Service Management
6 487 (21.63%) Microsoft
7 448 (19.89%) SLA
8 439 (19.49%) Change Management
9 386 (17.14%) Service Delivery
10 382 (16.96%) Linux
11 362 (16.07%) SQL
12 342 (15.19%) Information Security
13 316 (14.03%) Management Information System
14 312 (13.85%) Degree
15 292 (12.97%) MS Excel
16 266 (11.81%) SQL Server
17 257 (11.41%) Active Directory
18 253 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
19 246 (10.92%) Windows Server
20 233 (10.35%) Cisco
21 226 (10.04%) Banking
22 221 (9.81%) CISSP
23 220 (9.77%) Firewall
24 215 (9.55%) ITIL V3
25 213 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
26 212 (9.41%) Security Cleared
27 211 (9.37%) VMware
28 207 (9.19%) Unix
29 185 (8.21%) Oracle
30 179 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 89 (3.95%) MS Exchange
2 81 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 76 (3.37%) IIS
4 66 (2.93%) Tomcat
5 55 (2.44%) Skype for Business
6 51 (2.26%) Apache
7 38 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 30 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 30 (1.33%) JBoss
9 21 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 19 (0.84%) Confluence
11 17 (0.75%) WebSphere
12 16 (0.71%) SAS
13 15 (0.67%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.53%) CMS
15 11 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 8 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
16 8 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
16 8 (0.36%) GeoServer
16 8 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 292 (12.97%) MS Excel
2 151 (6.71%) MS Office
3 15 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.53%) SPSS
5 7 (0.31%) MS Project
6 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 25 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (0.98%) assyst
3 19 (0.84%) RiskWrite
4 14 (0.62%) Sentinel
5 11 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
6 10 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 8 (0.36%) SAP ERP
7 8 (0.36%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
9 6 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
9 6 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (0.27%) SAP CO
9 6 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.22%) FastStats
10 5 (0.22%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (3.02%) Office 365
2 47 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (1.15%) SaaS
5 21 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 21 (0.93%) IaaS
6 13 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.49%) PaaS
8 8 (0.36%) G Suite
8 8 (0.36%) OneDrive
9 7 (0.31%) GitHub
10 4 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle CX
10 4 (0.18%) Responsys
10 4 (0.18%) Taleo
10 4 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.13%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.13%) Yammer
12 1 (0.044%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 220 (9.77%) Firewall
2 103 (4.57%) LAN
3 92 (4.09%) DNS
4 90 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 89 (3.95%) Intrusion Detection
6 88 (3.91%) WAN
7 71 (3.15%) Internet
8 60 (2.66%) Network Security
9 56 (2.49%) SAN
10 54 (2.40%) Wireless
11 53 (2.35%) DHCP
12 50 (2.22%) VPN
13 47 (2.09%) MPLS
14 42 (1.87%) VoIP
15 37 (1.64%) Skype
16 35 (1.55%) Intranet
16 35 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
17 28 (1.24%) HTTP
18 27 (1.20%) IP Telephony
19 26 (1.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 46 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (2.00%) MySQL
4 41 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 41 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (1.78%) Relational Database
6 38 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
10 18 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (0.62%) Hadoop
13 14 (0.62%) NoSQL
14 13 (0.58%) Big Data
15 12 (0.53%) DB2
16 11 (0.49%) GIS
17 10 (0.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 53 (2.35%) JIRA
2 32 (1.42%) Jenkins
3 25 (1.11%) Git (software)
4 19 (0.84%) Eclipse
4 19 (0.84%) VersionOne
5 16 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (0.58%) Subversion
7 9 (0.40%) JMeter
7 9 (0.40%) LoadRunner
7 9 (0.40%) LoadUI
7 9 (0.40%) Ranorex
7 9 (0.40%) Selenium
7 9 (0.40%) SoapUI
8 8 (0.36%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.27%) Maven
9 6 (0.27%) YouTrack
10 5 (0.22%) git-flow
10 5 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 529 (23.49%) Finance
2 226 (10.04%) Banking
3 149 (6.62%) Telecoms
4 101 (4.48%) Legal
5 85 (3.77%) Retail
6 37 (1.64%) Law
7 32 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 24 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.02%) Financial Institution
10 18 (0.80%) Billing
11 16 (0.71%) Back Office
11 16 (0.71%) Publishing
12 13 (0.58%) Advertising
12 13 (0.58%) Electronics
13 12 (0.53%) German Language
14 11 (0.49%) Front Office
15 10 (0.44%) French Language
15 10 (0.44%) Games
15 10 (0.44%) Marketing
16 8 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 622 (27.62%) Analyst
2 221 (9.81%) Service Manager
3 208 (9.24%) Support Analyst
4 188 (8.35%) Applications Support
5 185 (8.21%) Incident Manager
6 159 (7.06%) Service Analyst
7 117 (5.20%) Service Desk Analyst
8 99 (4.40%) Security Analyst
9 92 (4.09%) Applications Support Analyst
10 90 (4.00%) IT Manager
11 87 (3.86%) Support Engineer
12 83 (3.69%) Team Leader
13 82 (3.64%) IT Analyst
13 82 (3.64%) IT Support
14 80 (3.55%) Security Manager
15 73 (3.24%) Administrator
16 71 (3.15%) Consultant
17 69 (3.06%) Delivery Manager
17 69 (3.06%) Network Engineer
17 69 (3.06%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (3.37%) .NET
2 46 (2.04%) Middleware
3 39 (1.73%) Web Services
4 27 (1.20%) XML
5 26 (1.15%) HTML
6 21 (0.93%) SailPoint
7 17 (0.75%) CSS
7 17 (0.75%) jQuery
8 13 (0.58%) 802.1X
8 13 (0.58%) AngularJS
8 13 (0.58%) LAMP
8 13 (0.58%) SOAP
9 12 (0.53%) Apache Camel
10 10 (0.44%) ASP.NET
10 10 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
11 9 (0.40%) .NET Framework
11 9 (0.40%) Regular Expression
11 9 (0.40%) Spring
12 8 (0.36%) COM
12 8 (0.36%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 316 (14.03%) Management Information System
2 253 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
3 168 (7.46%) Data Centre
4 105 (4.66%) Computer Science
5 63 (2.80%) Security Operations Centre
6 40 (1.78%) Virtual Team
7 33 (1.47%) Replication
7 33 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
8 32 (1.42%) Blackberry
8 32 (1.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 29 (1.29%) Clustering
10 28 (1.24%) Cyber Attack
11 27 (1.20%) EPoS
12 26 (1.15%) CESG
12 26 (1.15%) CMDB
12 26 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
13 25 (1.11%) Fintech
14 23 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
15 22 (0.98%) iPhone
16 21 (0.93%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 618 (27.44%) Windows
2 382 (16.96%) Linux
3 246 (10.92%) Windows Server
4 207 (9.19%) Unix
5 136 (6.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 123 (5.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 100 (4.44%) Windows 7
8 63 (2.80%) Windows 10
9 49 (2.18%) Apple iOS
10 48 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 42 (1.87%) Android
12 39 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
13 38 (1.69%) Windows 8
14 37 (1.64%) Solaris
15 30 (1.33%) AIX
16 28 (1.24%) CentOS
17 13 (0.58%) Windows XP
18 7 (0.31%) Mac OS
19 6 (0.27%) Ubuntu
20 5 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1173 (52.09%) ITIL
2 609 (27.04%) Problem Management
3 514 (22.82%) Service Management
4 439 (19.49%) Change Management
5 386 (17.14%) Service Delivery
6 342 (15.19%) Information Security
7 215 (9.55%) ITIL V3
8 179 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 173 (7.68%) Risk Management
10 171 (7.59%) Cybersecurity
11 167 (7.42%) Security Operations
12 162 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 159 (7.06%) Project Management
14 157 (6.97%) ITSM
15 144 (6.39%) SIEM
16 133 (5.91%) Root Cause Analysis
17 132 (5.86%) Agile Software Development
18 121 (5.37%) Configuration Management
19 113 (5.02%) Change Control
20 109 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 362 (16.07%) SQL
2 128 (5.68%) PowerShell
3 103 (4.57%) Java
4 102 (4.53%) Python
5 75 (3.33%) Perl
6 64 (2.84%) C
7 46 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 39 (1.73%) Bash Shell
9 38 (1.69%) JavaScript
9 38 (1.69%) PHP
10 36 (1.60%) C#
11 24 (1.07%) PL/SQL
12 23 (1.02%) T-SQL
13 15 (0.67%) VBScript
14 11 (0.49%) Ruby
15 8 (0.36%) ABAP
16 7 (0.31%) VB
17 6 (0.27%) C++
18 4 (0.18%) Groovy
19 3 (0.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 312 (13.85%) Degree
2 221 (9.81%) CISSP
3 213 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
4 212 (9.41%) Security Cleared
5 170 (7.55%) CISM
6 115 (5.11%) SC Cleared
7 104 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
8 98 (4.35%) CISA
9 92 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 74 (3.29%) CEH
10 74 (3.29%) DV Cleared
11 69 (3.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 68 (3.02%) CCNP
13 64 (2.84%) GIAC
14 59 (2.62%) CCNA
15 49 (2.18%) SANS
16 44 (1.95%) MCP
17 41 (1.82%) GCED
18 35 (1.55%) GCIH
19 30 (1.33%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 448 (19.89%) SLA
2 156 (6.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 104 (4.62%) PCI DSS
4 61 (2.71%) QA
5 36 (1.60%) Cyber Essentials
6 34 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 27 (1.20%) ISO 9001
8 25 (1.11%) Data Quality
9 24 (1.07%) COBIT
10 14 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 11 (0.49%) GDPR
12 9 (0.40%) ISO 9000
13 7 (0.31%) ISO22301
14 5 (0.22%) JSP 440
14 5 (0.22%) PMO
15 4 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
15 4 (0.18%) Solvency II
16 3 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 2 (0.089%) BS7799
17 2 (0.089%) ISO 14000
System Software
1 257 (11.41%) Active Directory
2 119 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (3.73%) Hyper-V
4 36 (1.60%) vSphere
5 28 (1.24%) XenApp
6 23 (1.02%) Terminal Services
7 20 (0.89%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.67%) NFS
9 12 (0.53%) vCloud
10 10 (0.44%) Docker
10 10 (0.44%) Snort
11 9 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.40%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.27%) Firmware
12 6 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.22%) NDS
13 5 (0.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 5 (0.22%) ProxySG
13 5 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 61 (2.71%) SCCM
2 44 (1.95%) Puppet
3 36 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (1.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 30 (1.33%) Nessus
6 25 (1.11%) Nagios
7 24 (1.07%) NetBackup
8 23 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
8 23 (1.02%) PowerBroker
9 22 (0.98%) SCOM
10 18 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
11 17 (0.75%) CSIRT
12 16 (0.71%) Ansible
13 14 (0.62%) Ganglia
13 14 (0.62%) Netcool
14 11 (0.49%) QRadar
15 9 (0.40%) AirWatch
15 9 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
15 9 (0.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 8 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 487 (21.63%) Microsoft
2 233 (10.35%) Cisco
3 211 (9.37%) VMware
4 185 (8.21%) Oracle
5 109 (4.84%) HP
6 105 (4.66%) Citrix
7 74 (3.29%) Splunk
8 70 (3.11%) ServiceNow
9 69 (3.06%) CheckPoint
10 61 (2.71%) SAP
11 59 (2.62%) Red Hat
12 51 (2.26%) Remedy
13 49 (2.18%) IBM
14 46 (2.04%) NetApp
15 44 (1.95%) Juniper
16 38 (1.69%) Palo Alto
17 37 (1.64%) Apple
18 34 (1.51%) Intel Security
19 33 (1.47%) Google
20 30 (1.33%) CyberArk
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Bonus, holidays, pension, discounts, life assura
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
TJ Peel
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Smethwick, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: £very competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Rullion
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
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Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bordon, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Yoh
Salary: £8.88 - £10.49 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus and extensive bene
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37960 - £38285 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago