The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 66 62 86
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 64 69 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.75% 3.23% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 3.97% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 64 62 14
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £33,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
Problem Management
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1869 1738 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.32% 81.33% 69.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 1569 1011
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,998
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Birmingham

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management.

1 48 (69.57%) ITIL
1 48 (69.57%) Incident Management
2 30 (43.48%) Finance
3 29 (42.03%) Service Management
4 20 (28.99%) Change Management
5 18 (26.09%) UNIX
6 16 (23.19%) Migration
7 13 (18.84%) Release Management
7 13 (18.84%) Capacity Management
8 12 (17.39%) Knowledge Management
9 10 (14.49%) Banking
9 10 (14.49%) CMDB
9 10 (14.49%) Supplier Management
9 10 (14.49%) Data Migration
9 10 (14.49%) SQL
9 10 (14.49%) Solaris
9 10 (14.49%) BMC
10 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
10 9 (13.04%) People Management
11 8 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.14%) Front Office
12 7 (10.14%) Sun
13 6 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (8.70%) Linux
13 6 (8.70%) Java
13 6 (8.70%) Oracle
13 6 (8.70%) Apache
13 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
13 6 (8.70%) Time Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.70%) Apache
1 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.25%) SAS
3 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) Base SAS
2 4 (5.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (5.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.45%) MarkLogic
3 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
General
1 30 (43.48%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Banking
3 7 (10.14%) Front Office
4 5 (7.25%) Back Office
5 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Incident Manager
2 10 (14.49%) Architect
3 7 (10.14%) Major Incident Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Service Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Administrator
5 4 (5.80%) SAS Administrator
6 3 (4.35%) Head of Service Management
6 3 (4.35%) Problem Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Support Specialist
7 2 (2.90%) Applications Support
7 2 (2.90%) Service Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Web Engineer
8 1 (1.45%) Head of Service Delivery
8 1 (1.45%) Service Desk Technician
8 1 (1.45%) IT Services Manager
8 1 (1.45%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) J2EE
1 3 (4.35%) Flash
1 3 (4.35%) Middleware
2 2 (2.90%) HTML
2 2 (2.90%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) D-Bus
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.45%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) CMDB
2 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Life Science
4 3 (4.35%) Open Source
4 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) UNIX
2 10 (14.49%) Solaris
3 6 (8.70%) Linux
4 3 (4.35%) Windows
5 2 (2.90%) SUSE
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) ITIL
1 48 (69.57%) Incident Management
2 29 (42.03%) Service Management
3 20 (28.99%) Change Management
4 16 (23.19%) Migration
5 13 (18.84%) Release Management
5 13 (18.84%) Capacity Management
6 12 (17.39%) Knowledge Management
7 10 (14.49%) Supplier Management
7 10 (14.49%) Data Migration
8 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
8 9 (13.04%) People Management
9 8 (11.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (8.70%) Time Management
10 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.25%) Data Analysis
12 4 (5.80%) Service Desk Management
13 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
14 2 (2.90%) Disaster Recovery
14 2 (2.90%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) Java
3 3 (4.35%) Perl
4 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.90%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 3 (4.35%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) BMC
2 7 (10.14%) Sun
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle
4 4 (5.80%) Axway
5 2 (2.90%) webMethods
5 2 (2.90%) Remedy
5 2 (2.90%) CA
5 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.45%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) Dell
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