The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 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
Problem Management
England / South East
Rank 243 252 186
Rank change year-on-year +9 -66  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 147 229 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.98% 1.19% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.37% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 95 196 205
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12854 16763 17632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.02% 87.11% 85.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10540 14127 14050
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Problem Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in the South East

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in the South East

Problem Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the South East 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
Berkshire +26 55 £52,500 - 10
Surrey +19 39 £55,000 +46.66% 3
Hampshire +33 20 £49,000 +25.64%
Buckinghamshire -20 16 £80,000 +60.00% 2
West Sussex +19 12 £51,250 +31.41%
Kent +2 6 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Oxfordshire -3 5 £27,500 -43.29% 5
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 169 (44.24%) ITIL
2 106 (27.75%) Change Management
3 98 (25.65%) Incident Management
4 95 (24.87%) Windows
5 94 (24.61%) Linux
6 91 (23.82%) VMware
7 87 (22.77%) DNS
8 75 (19.63%) Finance
9 73 (19.11%) Microsoft
10 70 (18.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 70 (18.32%) Data Centre
11 68 (17.80%) Service Management
12 66 (17.28%) Cisco
13 60 (15.71%) TCP/IP
14 59 (15.45%) Firewall
15 58 (15.18%) Management Information System
15 58 (15.18%) Unix
16 57 (14.92%) Project Management
17 56 (14.66%) Service Delivery
17 56 (14.66%) Red Hat
17 56 (14.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 55 (14.40%) DHCP
18 55 (14.40%) Perl
19 53 (13.87%) Disaster Recovery
20 51 (13.35%) SLA
20 51 (13.35%) VMware Infrastructure
21 48 (12.57%) Degree
21 48 (12.57%) Active Directory
21 48 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
22 46 (12.04%) Windows Server

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 34 (8.90%) Apache
1 34 (8.90%) JBoss
1 34 (8.90%) Tomcat
2 22 (5.76%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.88%) IIS
4 8 (2.09%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.83%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.05%) DataSynapse
7 4 (1.05%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.79%) CMS
8 3 (0.79%) Documentum
8 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.79%) SAS
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.26%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.07%) MS Office
3 8 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.05%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (1.05%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.57%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.05%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.52%) Maximo
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.21%) Office 365
2 14 (3.66%) SaaS
3 13 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.05%) Oracle CX
5 4 (1.05%) Responsys
5 4 (1.05%) Taleo
6 3 (0.79%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.79%) Yammer
7 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.52%) IaaS
7 2 (0.52%) PaaS
8 1 (0.26%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 87 (22.77%) DNS
2 60 (15.71%) TCP/IP
3 59 (15.45%) Firewall
4 55 (14.40%) DHCP
5 36 (9.42%) LAN
6 31 (8.12%) WAN
7 30 (7.85%) VPN
8 25 (6.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 25 (6.54%) Wireless
9 22 (5.76%) LDAP
10 19 (4.97%) FTP
10 19 (4.97%) VoIP
11 17 (4.45%) IPv4
11 17 (4.45%) VLAN
12 16 (4.19%) IMAP
12 16 (4.19%) POP3
13 15 (3.93%) SMTP
13 15 (3.93%) SSL
14 13 (3.40%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (2.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.19%) MySQL
3 15 (3.93%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.57%) Big Data
6 6 (1.57%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.31%) Apache Hive
7 5 (1.31%) Data Lake
7 5 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.31%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.31%) OLAP
7 5 (1.31%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (4.45%) Jenkins
2 15 (3.93%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.52%) Maven
4 1 (0.26%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.26%) JIRA
4 1 (0.26%) Xcode
General
1 75 (19.63%) Finance
2 16 (4.19%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.93%) Legal
4 7 (1.83%) Advertising
4 7 (1.83%) Retail
5 4 (1.05%) Dutch Language
5 4 (1.05%) Electronics
5 4 (1.05%) French Language
5 4 (1.05%) German Language
5 4 (1.05%) Italian Language
5 4 (1.05%) Publishing
5 4 (1.05%) Spanish Language
6 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.52%) Back Office
7 2 (0.52%) Billing
7 2 (0.52%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 86 (22.51%) Analyst
2 35 (9.16%) Incident Manager
3 31 (8.12%) Linux Engineer
4 25 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (6.28%) Support Analyst
6 22 (5.76%) Support Engineer
7 21 (5.50%) Applications Support
7 21 (5.50%) Major Incident Manager
7 21 (5.50%) Problem Manager
8 19 (4.97%) Operations Analyst
8 19 (4.97%) Security Analyst
9 17 (4.45%) Administrator
10 15 (3.93%) Service Analyst
11 14 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
11 14 (3.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 14 (3.66%) IT Manager
11 14 (3.66%) Middleware Engineer
11 14 (3.66%) Senior Middleware Engineer
11 14 (3.66%) Service Manager
11 14 (3.66%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.28%) Middleware
2 15 (3.93%) LAMP
3 4 (1.05%) .NET
3 4 (1.05%) CSS
4 3 (0.79%) Node.js
4 3 (0.79%) Web Services
5 2 (0.52%) Ajax
5 2 (0.52%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.52%) J2EE
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.26%) HTML
6 1 (0.26%) JDBC
6 1 (0.26%) JNDI
6 1 (0.26%) JSP
6 1 (0.26%) SAML
6 1 (0.26%) Spring
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (18.32%) Data Centre
2 58 (15.18%) Management Information System
3 48 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (6.28%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.66%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (2.88%) Blackberry
7 10 (2.62%) Clustering
7 10 (2.62%) PKI
7 10 (2.62%) Virtual Team
8 8 (2.09%) CMDB
9 7 (1.83%) HACMP
10 5 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.05%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.05%) PDA
12 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.79%) HP Storage
12 3 (0.79%) iPad
13 2 (0.52%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 95 (24.87%) Windows
2 94 (24.61%) Linux
3 58 (15.18%) Unix
4 56 (14.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (12.04%) Windows Server
6 19 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (4.45%) Windows 7
7 17 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (4.45%) Windows XP
8 12 (3.14%) AIX
8 12 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.36%) Solaris
10 6 (1.57%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.31%) Windows Phone
12 4 (1.05%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.05%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.05%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.05%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.79%) Android
13 3 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (44.24%) ITIL
2 106 (27.75%) Change Management
3 98 (25.65%) Incident Management
4 70 (18.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 68 (17.80%) Service Management
6 57 (14.92%) Project Management
7 56 (14.66%) Service Delivery
8 53 (13.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 43 (11.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 39 (10.21%) ITSM
10 39 (10.21%) Line Management
11 37 (9.69%) BCP
12 34 (8.90%) Risk Management
13 33 (8.64%) Performance Tuning
14 32 (8.38%) Stress Testing
15 31 (8.12%) ITIL V3
15 31 (8.12%) Migration
16 30 (7.85%) Configuration Management
16 30 (7.85%) Server Hardening
17 28 (7.33%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 55 (14.40%) Perl
2 34 (8.90%) SQL
3 30 (7.85%) Java
4 28 (7.33%) PowerShell
5 19 (4.97%) PHP
6 17 (4.45%) Python
7 10 (2.62%) VB
8 9 (2.36%) C
9 8 (2.09%) C++
10 5 (1.31%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.31%) Ruby
10 5 (1.31%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.05%) VBA
12 3 (0.79%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.26%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 48 (12.57%) Degree
2 38 (9.95%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (8.38%) Security Cleared
4 29 (7.59%) CCNP
5 24 (6.28%) ITIL Certification
6 21 (5.50%) MCSE
6 21 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (5.50%) SC Cleared
7 19 (4.97%) CCIE
8 12 (3.14%) CCNA
8 12 (3.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (2.88%) MCP
10 10 (2.62%) DV Cleared
10 10 (2.62%) EMC Certification
11 6 (1.57%) MCSA
12 5 (1.31%) CISSP
13 4 (1.05%) CCENT
13 4 (1.05%) GIAC
14 3 (0.79%) A+ Certification
14 3 (0.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (13.35%) SLA
2 31 (8.12%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.31%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.05%) QA
5 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (13.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (12.57%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.40%) Hyper-V
3 13 (3.40%) vSphere
4 9 (2.36%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.31%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (0.79%) XenApp
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.26%) Docker
9 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (11.52%) Red Hat Satellite
2 26 (6.81%) Puppet
3 24 (6.28%) Nagios
4 15 (3.93%) SELinux
5 10 (2.62%) SCCM
5 10 (2.62%) vMotion
6 5 (1.31%) WSUS
7 3 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.52%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (0.52%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.52%) Netcool
8 2 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.26%) AppManager
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.26%) NetApp OnCommand
9 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 91 (23.82%) VMware
2 73 (19.11%) Microsoft
3 66 (17.28%) Cisco
4 56 (14.66%) Red Hat
5 25 (6.54%) SolarWinds
6 24 (6.28%) Oracle
7 23 (6.02%) NetApp
8 19 (4.97%) HP
9 18 (4.71%) EMC
10 16 (4.19%) TOWER Software
11 13 (3.40%) Citrix
12 12 (3.14%) ServiceNow
13 11 (2.88%) Remedy
13 11 (2.88%) Symantec
14 10 (2.62%) ArcSight
15 8 (2.09%) Forcepoint
15 8 (2.09%) LANDesk
15 8 (2.09%) Tripwire
15 8 (2.09%) Veritas
16 7 (1.83%) Apple
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Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
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