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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 76 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 79 39 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.15% 2.10% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 2.43% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 70
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
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
2191 1607 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.33% 86.49% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1359 1698
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Problem Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 158 (85.41%) ITIL
2 83 (44.86%) Incident Management
3 75 (40.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 56 (30.27%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (29.19%) Change Management
6 52 (28.11%) Service Management
7 50 (27.03%) Trend Analysis
8 47 (25.41%) Manufacturing
8 47 (25.41%) Remedy
9 45 (24.32%) Life Science
10 42 (22.70%) SLA
11 41 (22.16%) People Management
12 36 (19.46%) ITIL Certification
13 34 (18.38%) assyst
13 34 (18.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (16.76%) Service Delivery
15 29 (15.68%) Mentoring
16 28 (15.14%) Service Desk Management
17 27 (14.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 26 (14.05%) Windows
19 23 (12.43%) Microsoft
20 20 (10.81%) VMware
20 20 (10.81%) Business Continuity
21 19 (10.27%) MS Excel
22 18 (9.73%) Data Centre
22 18 (9.73%) Windows Server
23 17 (9.19%) Finance
23 17 (9.19%) ITIL V3
23 17 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
24 15 (8.11%) Data Analysis

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (5.41%) Apache
2 8 (4.32%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.78%) JBoss
3 7 (3.78%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.78%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.62%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.62%) MindAlign
5 3 (1.62%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.54%) CMS
7 1 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.78%) MS Office
3 3 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 34 (18.38%) assyst
2 2 (1.08%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.62%) OpenShift
2 3 (1.62%) PaaS
3 2 (1.08%) Apcera
3 2 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.03%) DHCP
2 10 (5.41%) DNS
3 9 (4.86%) Firewall
4 6 (3.24%) SMTP
4 6 (3.24%) VPN
4 6 (3.24%) Wireless
5 4 (2.16%) LAN
5 4 (2.16%) SSL
5 4 (2.16%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.62%) IMAP
6 3 (1.62%) Internet
6 3 (1.62%) LDAP
6 3 (1.62%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (1.62%) S/MIME
6 3 (1.62%) Skype
6 3 (1.62%) WAN
7 2 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.08%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.08%) OSPF
7 2 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.54%) DB2
General
1 47 (25.41%) Manufacturing
2 17 (9.19%) Finance
3 13 (7.03%) Banking
4 12 (6.49%) Retail
5 9 (4.86%) German Language
5 9 (4.86%) Investment Banking
6 8 (4.32%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Publishing
8 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (25.41%) Problem Manager
2 17 (9.19%) Senior Manager
3 16 (8.65%) Incident Manager
4 15 (8.11%) Major Incident Manager
5 13 (7.03%) Senior Problem Manager
5 13 (7.03%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.49%) Analyst
7 9 (4.86%) Avaya Engineer
7 9 (4.86%) Avaya Support Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) Change Manager
9 7 (3.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) Applications Support
11 5 (2.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 5 (2.70%) Applications Specialist
11 5 (2.70%) Network Engineer
11 5 (2.70%) Senior Incident Manager
12 4 (2.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 4 (2.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (2.16%) Server Analyst
12 4 (2.16%) Service Management Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.32%) Java EE
2 5 (2.70%) WAP
3 3 (1.62%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (1.08%) .NET
5 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.54%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (30.27%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (24.32%) Life Science
3 18 (9.73%) Data Centre
4 11 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.70%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.16%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.16%) CMDB
7 4 (2.16%) PKI
8 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.08%) Social Media
10 1 (0.54%) Handset
10 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.05%) Windows
2 18 (9.73%) Windows Server
3 15 (8.11%) Linux
4 10 (5.41%) Unix
5 9 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.62%) CentOS
6 3 (1.62%) Solaris
6 3 (1.62%) SUSE
7 1 (0.54%) Android
7 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.54%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (85.41%) ITIL
2 83 (44.86%) Incident Management
3 75 (40.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 54 (29.19%) Change Management
5 52 (28.11%) Service Management
6 50 (27.03%) Trend Analysis
7 41 (22.16%) People Management
8 34 (18.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (16.76%) Service Delivery
10 29 (15.68%) Mentoring
11 28 (15.14%) Service Desk Management
12 27 (14.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 20 (10.81%) Business Continuity
14 17 (9.19%) ITIL V3
15 15 (8.11%) Data Analysis
15 15 (8.11%) Strategic Planning
16 12 (6.49%) Performance Management
16 12 (6.49%) Project Management
17 11 (5.95%) Coaching
18 9 (4.86%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.95%) Java
2 10 (5.41%) Perl
2 10 (5.41%) Shell Script
3 8 (4.32%) SQL
4 3 (1.62%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.62%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.62%) Python
5 2 (1.08%) C#
5 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (19.46%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (4.86%) Avaya Certification
3 6 (3.24%) Degree
4 5 (2.70%) MCITP
4 5 (2.70%) MCSA
4 5 (2.70%) MCSE
4 5 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.62%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.08%) CCNA
6 2 (1.08%) CCNP
6 2 (1.08%) CISSP
7 1 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (22.70%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 12 (6.49%) Virtual Servers
3 9 (4.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.62%) Docker
4 3 (1.62%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.54%) NFS
5 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.32%) SCCM
2 7 (3.78%) SCOM
3 4 (2.16%) WSUS
4 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.54%) Cacti
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.54%) EdgeSight
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (25.41%) Remedy
2 23 (12.43%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.81%) VMware
4 10 (5.41%) Avaya
5 9 (4.86%) Cisco
6 8 (4.32%) Citrix
7 7 (3.78%) Oracle
8 6 (3.24%) Sybase
9 5 (2.70%) NetApp
10 4 (2.16%) EMC
10 4 (2.16%) HP
10 4 (2.16%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.62%) Lotus
11 3 (1.62%) Proofpoint
11 3 (1.62%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.08%) Apple
12 2 (1.08%) Juniper
12 2 (1.08%) Palo Alto
12 2 (1.08%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.08%) SAP