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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 190 195
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 42 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.79% 0.97% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.10% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 43
Median salary £42,500 £31,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,050 £21,140
10% offered a salary of more than £51,100 £44,750 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year +2.43% -2.95%  

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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4780 4623 5225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.24% 88.26% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3880 4372
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Somerset 0 12 £42,500 +46.55%
Bristol -32 10 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Cornwall -8 7 £42,500 +17.24%
Gloucestershire +3 5 £45,000 +25.00%
Dorset - 5 £45,000 -
Wiltshire -8 3 - - 2
Problem Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 49 (46.23%) ITIL
2 45 (42.45%) Incident Management
3 44 (41.51%) Service Management
4 25 (23.58%) Degree
5 24 (22.64%) Windows
6 22 (20.75%) Service Delivery
7 20 (18.87%) Test Automation
8 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
8 19 (17.92%) ITSM
8 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
9 18 (16.98%) Finance
9 18 (16.98%) DV Cleared
10 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (15.09%) DevOps
12 15 (14.15%) VMware
13 14 (13.21%) Change Management
13 14 (13.21%) SLA
13 14 (13.21%) Cisco
13 14 (13.21%) Jenkins
13 14 (13.21%) SDLC
14 13 (12.26%) Windows Server
14 13 (12.26%) Active Directory
14 13 (12.26%) MS Exchange
14 13 (12.26%) .NET
14 13 (12.26%) Management Information System
15 12 (11.32%) ITIL V3
16 11 (10.38%) Root Cause Analysis
16 11 (10.38%) SQL Server
16 11 (10.38%) C#

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 13 (12.26%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.60%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (4.72%) Confluence
4 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.83%) IIS
6 2 (1.89%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.94%) Apache
7 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.94%) JBoss
7 1 (0.94%) nginx
7 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.94%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Infor M3
1 2 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.83%) Office 365
3 1 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.94%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.38%) WAN
2 10 (9.43%) Firewall
3 9 (8.49%) LAN
4 8 (7.55%) DNS
4 8 (7.55%) IP Telephony
5 6 (5.66%) DHCP
6 3 (2.83%) SAN
6 3 (2.83%) Telepresence
7 2 (1.89%) VPN
8 1 (0.94%) CTI
8 1 (0.94%) Internet
8 1 (0.94%) Network Security
8 1 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.94%) Skype
8 1 (0.94%) SSL
8 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.94%) VLAN
8 1 (0.94%) VoIP
8 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.94%) DTS
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.55%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.55%) TeamCity
4 6 (5.66%) Appium
4 6 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (5.66%) Calabash
4 6 (5.66%) Cucumber
4 6 (5.66%) Gatling
4 6 (5.66%) Selenium
4 6 (5.66%) The Grinder
5 5 (4.72%) JIRA
6 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.94%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.94%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (16.98%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Banking
3 2 (1.89%) Advertising
3 2 (1.89%) Electronics
3 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.89%) Local Government
3 2 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (0.94%) French Language
4 1 (0.94%) German Language
4 1 (0.94%) Legal
4 1 (0.94%) Military
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (14.15%) Applications Support
2 14 (13.21%) Analyst
3 9 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (7.55%) Service Manager
5 7 (6.60%) Administrator
5 7 (6.60%) BizTalk Administrator
5 7 (6.60%) Test Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.72%) Operations Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Technical Operations Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Service Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Service Level Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.26%) .NET
2 9 (8.49%) Web Services
3 7 (6.60%) REST
3 7 (6.60%) SOAP
3 7 (6.60%) XML
4 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.89%) HTML
4 2 (1.89%) J2EE
4 2 (1.89%) Middleware
4 2 (1.89%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.94%) GWT
5 1 (0.94%) MyBatis
5 1 (0.94%) Spring
5 1 (0.94%) Struts
5 1 (0.94%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.43%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.60%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.66%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.77%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.83%) CMDB
7 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.89%) Clustering
8 2 (1.89%) FMCG
8 2 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.89%) Replication
9 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.94%) Fintech
9 1 (0.94%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.94%) PKI
9 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.64%) Windows
2 13 (12.26%) Windows Server
3 10 (9.43%) Linux
4 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.72%) Unix
5 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.94%) Solaris
7 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (46.23%) ITIL
2 45 (42.45%) Incident Management
3 44 (41.51%) Service Management
4 22 (20.75%) Service Delivery
5 20 (18.87%) Test Automation
6 19 (17.92%) ITSM
7 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (15.09%) DevOps
9 14 (13.21%) Change Management
9 14 (13.21%) SDLC
10 12 (11.32%) ITIL V3
11 11 (10.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (10.38%) Software Engineering
12 9 (8.49%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (8.49%) Load Testing
12 9 (8.49%) Process Improvement
12 9 (8.49%) Project Management
13 8 (7.55%) BDD
13 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.38%) C#
2 9 (8.49%) SQL
3 8 (7.55%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.66%) C
4 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.66%) Python
5 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.72%) Java
5 5 (4.72%) PHP
6 1 (0.94%) Perl
6 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (23.58%) Degree
2 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
3 18 (16.98%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.66%) ISEB
4 6 (5.66%) ISTQB
4 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.77%) MCSE
6 3 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.94%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.94%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.94%) MCITP
7 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) SLA
2 8 (7.55%) QA
3 3 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (12.26%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.49%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (7.55%) Docker
4 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.72%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.83%) vSphere
6 1 (0.94%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.94%) NDS
6 1 (0.94%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.94%) Snort
6 1 (0.94%) XenApp
6 1 (0.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.60%) Puppet
2 5 (4.72%) SCCM
3 4 (3.77%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.77%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (2.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.89%) Netcool
5 2 (1.89%) SCOM
6 1 (0.94%) Ansible
6 1 (0.94%) Control-M
6 1 (0.94%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.94%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.94%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.94%) Rancher
6 1 (0.94%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.94%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Sentry
6 1 (0.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.15%) VMware
3 14 (13.21%) Cisco
4 11 (10.38%) HP
5 5 (4.72%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.83%) 3PAR
6 3 (2.83%) Peregrine
6 3 (2.83%) Remedy
6 3 (2.83%) Sun
6 3 (2.83%) Veeam
7 2 (1.89%) BMC
7 2 (1.89%) Citrix
7 2 (1.89%) F5
7 2 (1.89%) Infor
7 2 (1.89%) McAfee
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle
7 2 (1.89%) SAP
7 2 (1.89%) Veritas
8 1 (0.94%) ATG
8 1 (0.94%) CA
Corsham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago