Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 22 39
Rank change year-on-year +6 +17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 109 80 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 14.08% 12.58% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.83% 13.61% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 66 77 33
Portsmouth median annual salary £43,750 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.83% -7.69% -9.72%
10th Percentile £30,250 £24,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,000 £46,693
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%

Problem-Solving 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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 735 588 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 94.96% 92.45% 91.24%
Number of salaries quoted 566 467 519
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -4.02%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,600 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,750 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Portsmouth

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Portsmouth

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 46 (42.20%) SQL
2 43 (39.45%) C#
3 39 (35.78%) Degree
4 34 (31.19%) SC Cleared
4 34 (31.19%) Security Cleared
5 32 (29.36%) Microsoft
6 29 (26.61%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (25.69%) .NET
8 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
8 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (19.27%) VMware
9 21 (19.27%) Aerospace
9 21 (19.27%) Windows
9 21 (19.27%) CRM
9 21 (19.27%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (17.43%) Self-Motivation
11 18 (16.51%) Mentoring
12 17 (15.60%) Software Engineering
12 17 (15.60%) JavaScript
12 17 (15.60%) T-SQL
13 16 (14.68%) DV Cleared
14 15 (13.76%) SAP
15 14 (12.84%) Oracle
15 14 (12.84%) SDLC
16 13 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (11.93%) ERP
17 12 (11.01%) CCNA
17 12 (11.01%) PL/SQL
17 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 7 (6.42%) Confluence
2 1 (0.92%) CMS
2 1 (0.92%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.75%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.83%) Azure Functions
1 2 (1.83%) IaaS
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.83%) PaaS
1 2 (1.83%) Serverless
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.17%) DNS
1 10 (9.17%) Firewall
1 10 (9.17%) Network Security
2 9 (8.26%) VoIP
3 8 (7.34%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.50%) BGP
4 6 (5.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (5.50%) IPsec
4 6 (5.50%) OSPF
4 6 (5.50%) VPN
5 4 (3.67%) DHCP
5 4 (3.67%) DMZ
5 4 (3.67%) FTP
5 4 (3.67%) HTTP
5 4 (3.67%) HTTPS
5 4 (3.67%) SMTP
5 4 (3.67%) X.400
6 1 (0.92%) Broadband
6 1 (0.92%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) SAP BW
2 7 (6.42%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.75%) WebFOCUS
4 1 (0.92%) GIS
4 1 (0.92%) Lumira
4 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) JIRA
1 8 (7.34%) Subversion
2 7 (6.42%) Bitbucket
2 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.50%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.92%) Sourcetree
6 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (19.27%) Aerospace
2 8 (7.34%) Finance
3 2 (1.83%) Advertising
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.92%) Military
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (47.71%) Developer
2 31 (28.44%) SQL Developer
3 25 (22.94%) C# Developer
4 24 (22.02%) .NET Developer
5 20 (18.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (18.35%) Software Developer
6 18 (16.51%) .NET Software Developer
6 18 (16.51%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (11.01%) Oracle Developer
7 12 (11.01%) PL/SQL Developer
7 12 (11.01%) Software Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Network Engineer
9 9 (8.26%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (8.26%) Database Developer
9 9 (8.26%) Oracle Database Developer
9 9 (8.26%) SQL Database Developer
10 8 (7.34%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) Design Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) Server Engineer
10 8 (7.34%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.69%) .NET
2 11 (10.09%) Web Services
3 8 (7.34%) CSS
3 8 (7.34%) HTML
3 8 (7.34%) RESTful
4 6 (5.50%) WPF
5 4 (3.67%) jQuery
6 3 (2.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.75%) REST
7 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.83%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.83%) XML
8 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.92%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.92%) LAMP
8 1 (0.92%) Node.js
8 1 (0.92%) Qt
8 1 (0.92%) WAP
8 1 (0.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.61%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (17.43%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.59%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.67%) CESG
5 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.83%) User Experience
7 1 (0.92%) Acoustics
7 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.27%) Windows
2 6 (5.50%) Linux
2 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.27%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (19.27%) CRM
3 18 (16.51%) Mentoring
4 17 (15.60%) Software Engineering
5 14 (12.84%) SDLC
6 13 (11.93%) ERP
7 11 (10.09%) ITIL
7 11 (10.09%) Scrum
8 10 (9.17%) Configuration Management
9 9 (8.26%) Dimensional Modelling
10 8 (7.34%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (7.34%) MVC
10 8 (7.34%) Requirements Engineering
10 8 (7.34%) Software Deployment
10 8 (7.34%) Systems Engineering
11 7 (6.42%) Problem Management
12 6 (5.50%) Network Design
12 6 (5.50%) Web Development
12 6 (5.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (42.20%) SQL
2 43 (39.45%) C#
3 17 (15.60%) JavaScript
3 17 (15.60%) T-SQL
4 12 (11.01%) PL/SQL
5 11 (10.09%) C++
6 8 (7.34%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.59%) Python
8 4 (3.67%) PHP
9 3 (2.75%) Ruby
10 2 (1.83%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (35.78%) Degree
2 34 (31.19%) SC Cleared
2 34 (31.19%) Security Cleared
3 16 (14.68%) DV Cleared
4 13 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (11.01%) CCNA
6 11 (10.09%) MCSE
7 9 (8.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (7.34%) Chartered Engineer
8 8 (7.34%) MCSA
9 7 (6.42%) CISSP
10 6 (5.50%) VCP6
11 4 (3.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (3.67%) MCP
12 2 (1.83%) APMP
12 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (1.83%) ISEB
12 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.26%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.50%) VMware NSX
3 6 (5.50%) vSphere
4 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) vCenter Server
2 2 (1.83%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.83%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (29.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.27%) VMware
3 15 (13.76%) SAP
4 14 (12.84%) Oracle
5 10 (9.17%) Cisco
6 7 (6.42%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.75%) Avaya
7 3 (2.75%) Mitel