Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 27 48
Rank change year-on-year +7 +21 -22
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 78 70 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 11.54% 10.19% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.46% 11.42% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 55 73 25
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £32,640 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.87% -12.96% -7.41%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,800 £17,700
90th Percentile £58,498 £67,250 £49,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

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 626 613 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 92.60% 89.23% 93.21%
Number of salaries quoted 514 528 579
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,625 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

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 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 30 (38.46%) Degree
2 26 (33.33%) C#
3 24 (30.77%) SQL
4 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (25.64%) .NET
7 19 (24.36%) Windows
7 19 (24.36%) SC Cleared
7 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
8 16 (20.51%) Linux
8 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
9 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
9 15 (19.23%) Aerospace
10 13 (16.67%) CRM
10 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 13 (16.67%) Problem Management
11 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 12 (15.38%) T-SQL
12 11 (14.10%) Systems Engineering
13 10 (12.82%) Storage Management
13 10 (12.82%) SDLC
13 10 (12.82%) High Availability
13 10 (12.82%) IBM InfoSphere
13 10 (12.82%) Korn
13 10 (12.82%) Performance Management
13 10 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (12.82%) Database Tuning
13 10 (12.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 10 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (12.82%) DB2

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 2 (2.56%) CMS
1 2 (2.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.69%) DNS
2 6 (7.69%) Firewall
2 6 (7.69%) Network Security
3 4 (5.13%) DHCP
3 4 (5.13%) DMZ
3 4 (5.13%) FTP
3 4 (5.13%) HTTP
3 4 (5.13%) HTTPS
3 4 (5.13%) SMTP
3 4 (5.13%) X.400
4 2 (2.56%) BGP
4 2 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.56%) IPsec
4 2 (2.56%) OSPF
4 2 (2.56%) Software-Defined Radio
4 2 (2.56%) VoIP
4 2 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (12.82%) DB2
2 10 (12.82%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (3.85%) GIS
4 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (6.41%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.85%) JIRA
4 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.56%) Subversion
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (19.23%) Aerospace
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Advertising
3 4 (5.13%) Avionics
3 4 (5.13%) Marketing
4 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) .NET Developer
3 15 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 13 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Administrator
5 10 (12.82%) DB2 Administrator
5 10 (12.82%) DB2 DBA
5 10 (12.82%) DBA
5 10 (12.82%) Software Developer
6 9 (11.54%) SQL Developer
7 8 (10.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Software Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) Unix Administrator
7 8 (10.26%) Unix DBA
8 7 (8.97%) Design Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Applications Support
9 6 (7.69%) Network Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) .NET
2 10 (12.82%) Middleware
3 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (6.41%) CSS
4 5 (6.41%) Entity Framework
4 5 (6.41%) HTML
4 5 (6.41%) RESTful
4 5 (6.41%) WCF
5 4 (5.13%) Web Services
6 3 (3.85%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.85%) XML
7 2 (2.56%) LAMP
7 2 (2.56%) Node.js
7 2 (2.56%) WPF
8 1 (1.28%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.82%) HACMP
2 10 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 10 (12.82%) Replication
3 7 (8.97%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.13%) CESG
5 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Windows
2 16 (20.51%) Linux
3 10 (12.82%) AIX
3 10 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (12.82%) Unix
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.67%) CRM
2 13 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 11 (14.10%) Systems Engineering
5 10 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (12.82%) Database Tuning
5 10 (12.82%) High Availability
5 10 (12.82%) Performance Management
5 10 (12.82%) SDLC
5 10 (12.82%) Storage Management
6 9 (11.54%) Web Development
7 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.97%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.97%) ITIL
7 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.97%) Requirements Engineering
7 7 (8.97%) Software Deployment
8 5 (6.41%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.33%) C#
2 24 (30.77%) SQL
3 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 10 (12.82%) Korn
5 10 (12.82%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.97%) C
6 7 (8.97%) C++
7 2 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (38.46%) Degree
2 19 (24.36%) SC Cleared
2 19 (24.36%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.26%) DV Cleared
4 7 (8.97%) Chartered Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) CCNA
5 6 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (6.41%) MCSE
6 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.13%) CISSP
7 4 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (3.85%) ISEB
8 3 (3.85%) ISTQB
8 3 (3.85%) MCP
9 2 (2.56%) MCSA
9 2 (2.56%) PhD
9 2 (2.56%) VCP6
9 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) MISRA
2 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (5.13%) vSphere
3 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) Tivoli
1 10 (12.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Red Hat
2 10 (12.82%) Veritas
3 8 (10.26%) IBM
4 4 (5.13%) VMware
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle
5 2 (2.56%) SAP