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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 110 104
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 15 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.17% 1.27% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.41% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 22
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +41.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £50,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £65,600 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% -2.38%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1078 1635 1917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.76% 90.23% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 873 1276 1394
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 13 (44.83%) Change Management
2 13 (44.83%) Incident Management
3 11 (37.93%) Degree
4 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
6 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (24.14%) Service Management
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) Performance Management
6 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
6 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) Matrix Management
7 6 (20.69%) SaaS
7 6 (20.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (20.69%) Virtual Team Management
7 6 (20.69%) Virtual Team
7 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
7 6 (20.69%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) ITSM
8 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.24%) Office 365
9 4 (13.79%) VMware
9 4 (13.79%) Logistics
9 4 (13.79%) SLA
9 4 (13.79%) Unix
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
10 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification

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 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) SaaS
2 5 (17.24%) Office 365
3 3 (10.34%) Akamai
3 3 (10.34%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle CX
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 2 (6.90%) Responsys
4 2 (6.90%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) SSL
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
1 7 (24.14%) Incident Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Major Incident Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
3 4 (13.79%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Change and Release Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Change Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Release Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Environment Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (3.45%) JSON
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
1 1 (3.45%) REST
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Virtual Team
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Unix
3 3 (10.34%) CentOS
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Solaris
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 13 (44.83%) Change Management
2 13 (44.83%) Incident Management
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) Performance Management
5 7 (24.14%) Service Management
6 6 (20.69%) ITSM
6 6 (20.69%) Matrix Management
6 6 (20.69%) Virtual Team Management
7 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 4 (13.79%) Logistics
9 3 (10.34%) DevOps
9 3 (10.34%) Line Management
9 3 (10.34%) Microservices
9 3 (10.34%) Release Management
10 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
10 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
10 2 (6.90%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
1 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.90%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com