Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 133 140
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 12 59 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.51% 1.71% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.95% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 57 49
Reading median annual salary £30,000 £44,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% -16.19% +40.00%
10th Percentile £19,750 £39,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £45,500 £60,000 £62,250
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +15.79%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2004 3032 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.02% 88.04% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 2221 3111
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Reading

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in Reading

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (25.00%) ITSM
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (25.00%) Office 365
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team
5 3 (25.00%) PMO
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) SaaS
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Incident Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Major Incident Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Change Management
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Control
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (25.00%) Release Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bourne shell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Korn
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PMO
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com