Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 178 236
Rank change year-on-year -38 +58 -50
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 136 172 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.33% 1.57% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.77% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 89 133 103
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +19.40%
10th Percentile £25,300 £22,000 £20,800
90th Percentile £53,000 £47,500 £61,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +4.65%

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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9192 9719 10557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.56% 88.87% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7569 8101 8871
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Problem Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in the South West

Problem Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in the South West

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in the South West

Problem Management
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -2 44 £46,000 +15.00%
Cornwall +2 25 £40,000 +3.23%
Bristol -19 20 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Wiltshire -28 15 £36,000 -11.11%
Somerset +3 11 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Dorset - 8 £51,250 -
Problem Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 105 (77.21%) ITIL
2 102 (75.00%) Service Management
3 79 (58.09%) Service Delivery
4 76 (55.88%) ITSM
5 61 (44.85%) Microsoft
6 60 (44.12%) Degree
7 58 (42.65%) Security Cleared
8 54 (39.71%) Windows
8 54 (39.71%) Proactive Management
9 51 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 50 (36.76%) Windows Server
11 47 (34.56%) Incident Management
12 46 (33.82%) PowerShell
13 45 (33.09%) SCCM
13 45 (33.09%) DV Cleared
13 45 (33.09%) ITIL V3
14 43 (31.62%) Active Directory
15 42 (30.88%) Analytical Skills
16 39 (28.68%) Hyper-V
17 37 (27.21%) SharePoint
17 37 (27.21%) Firewall
18 35 (25.74%) Business Intelligence
19 33 (24.26%) Cisco
19 33 (24.26%) Windows Server 2012
20 32 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
21 31 (22.79%) Office 365
22 29 (21.32%) VMware
22 29 (21.32%) SLA
23 27 (19.85%) Continuous Improvement
24 26 (19.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 37 (27.21%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.09%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.68%) Confluence
5 4 (2.94%) JBoss
5 4 (2.94%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (13.97%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.21%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (22.79%) Office 365
3 15 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.68%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.21%) SaaS
6 2 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 37 (27.21%) Firewall
2 26 (19.12%) Intrusion Detection
2 26 (19.12%) Network Security
3 16 (11.76%) DNS
3 16 (11.76%) Wireless
4 14 (10.29%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (7.35%) DHCP
5 10 (7.35%) LAN
5 10 (7.35%) SAN
5 10 (7.35%) WAN
6 9 (6.62%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (6.62%) IP Telephony
6 9 (6.62%) NAS
6 9 (6.62%) VLAN
7 8 (5.88%) VoIP
8 2 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.74%) Skype
9 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.68%) JIRA
3 4 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.94%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 7 (5.15%) Finance
2 4 (2.94%) Banking
2 4 (2.94%) French Language
2 4 (2.94%) German Language
3 2 (1.47%) Advertising
3 2 (1.47%) Local Government
3 2 (1.47%) Marketing
3 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.74%) Electronics
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (24.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (11.03%) Cloud Engineer
2 15 (11.03%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (11.03%) Network Engineer
3 12 (8.82%) Administrator
3 12 (8.82%) Analyst
4 11 (8.09%) Wintel Engineer
5 10 (7.35%) Applications Support
6 9 (6.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.15%) IT Manager
7 7 (5.15%) Lead Network Engineer
7 7 (5.15%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Head of IT
8 6 (4.41%) IT Services Manager
8 6 (4.41%) SharePoint Administrator
9 5 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.68%) Collaboration Engineer
9 5 (3.68%) Test Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.03%) Web Services
2 11 (8.09%) .NET
3 5 (3.68%) HTML
4 4 (2.94%) GWT
4 4 (2.94%) MyBatis
4 4 (2.94%) Spring
4 4 (2.94%) Struts
4 4 (2.94%) SWT
5 3 (2.21%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (30.88%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (19.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 21 (15.44%) User Experience
4 15 (11.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (7.35%) Replication
6 8 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 7 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.68%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.74%) iPhone
9 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (39.71%) Windows
2 50 (36.76%) Windows Server
3 33 (24.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Solaris
6 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (77.21%) ITIL
2 102 (75.00%) Service Management
3 79 (58.09%) Service Delivery
4 76 (55.88%) ITSM
5 54 (39.71%) Proactive Management
6 47 (34.56%) Incident Management
7 45 (33.09%) ITIL V3
8 35 (25.74%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (19.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (16.91%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (15.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (15.44%) TOGAF
12 20 (14.71%) Coaching
13 19 (13.97%) Runbook
14 17 (12.50%) Software Engineering
15 15 (11.03%) Change Management
15 15 (11.03%) Data Loss Prevention
15 15 (11.03%) IT Strategy
15 15 (11.03%) Network Virtualisation
15 15 (11.03%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 46 (33.82%) PowerShell
2 19 (13.97%) SQL
3 11 (8.09%) C#
4 9 (6.62%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.41%) C
6 5 (3.68%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.68%) Java
6 5 (3.68%) PHP
6 5 (3.68%) Python
7 4 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (44.12%) Degree
2 58 (42.65%) Security Cleared
3 45 (33.09%) DV Cleared
4 23 (16.91%) CCNA
4 23 (16.91%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (16.91%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (10.29%) CCNP
7 8 (5.88%) MCSE
8 7 (5.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (5.15%) MCITP
9 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (2.21%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.32%) SLA
2 10 (7.35%) QA
3 3 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (31.62%) Active Directory
2 39 (28.68%) Hyper-V
3 26 (19.12%) Virtual Desktop
4 20 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (13.24%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (11.03%) BitLocker
7 9 (6.62%) Firmware
7 9 (6.62%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 45 (33.09%) SCCM
2 18 (13.24%) SCOM
3 15 (11.03%) SCVMM
4 13 (9.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (6.62%) SCDPM
5 9 (6.62%) vCenter Server
6 4 (2.94%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.21%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.74%) SnapMirror
9 1 (0.74%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 61 (44.85%) Microsoft
2 33 (24.26%) Cisco
3 29 (21.32%) VMware
4 26 (19.12%) McAfee
5 18 (13.24%) Dell
6 16 (11.76%) Citrix
7 14 (10.29%) F5
7 14 (10.29%) Infoblox
7 14 (10.29%) SolarWinds
8 13 (9.56%) HP
9 12 (8.82%) Oracle
10 7 (5.15%) ServiceNow
11 5 (3.68%) Atlassian
12 4 (2.94%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.94%) Veeam
12 4 (2.94%) Veritas
13 2 (1.47%) BMC
13 2 (1.47%) Remedy
14 1 (0.74%) NetApp
14 1 (0.74%) SAP