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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 82 82 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 39 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.13% 1.67% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.12% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 42
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,900 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,150 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +14.28%
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
1460 1224 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.91% 78.66% 71.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1054 1006
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 90 (75.00%) ITIL
2 83 (69.17%) Incident Management
3 50 (41.67%) Service Management
4 45 (37.50%) Finance
5 34 (28.33%) Change Management
6 26 (21.67%) UNIX
7 25 (20.83%) Service Delivery
8 22 (18.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 21 (17.50%) Life Science
10 18 (15.00%) Time Management
10 18 (15.00%) Migration
11 17 (14.17%) Banking
12 16 (13.33%) Release Management
12 16 (13.33%) SC Cleared
12 16 (13.33%) Security Cleared
12 16 (13.33%) People Management
13 15 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (10.83%) SLA
14 13 (10.83%) Sun
14 13 (10.83%) SQL
15 12 (10.00%) Capacity Management
16 11 (9.17%) Data Analysis
16 11 (9.17%) CMDB
16 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (9.17%) Oracle
17 10 (8.33%) Solaris
17 10 (8.33%) Linux
17 10 (8.33%) Remedy
17 10 (8.33%) Supplier Management
17 10 (8.33%) Knowledge Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 8 (6.67%) Apache
1 8 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.33%) SAS
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (1.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.67%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 10 (8.33%) assyst
2 3 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) Intranet
1 2 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.33%) Base SAS
1 4 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 4 (3.33%) MarkLogic
1 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (3.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 45 (37.50%) Finance
2 17 (14.17%) Banking
3 9 (7.50%) Front Office
4 7 (5.83%) Back Office
5 4 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.83%) French Language
6 1 (0.83%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (20.83%) Incident Manager
2 17 (14.17%) Major Incident Manager
3 12 (10.00%) Problem Manager
3 12 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 9 (7.50%) Architect
4 9 (7.50%) Analyst
4 9 (7.50%) Delivery Manager
4 9 (7.50%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (4.17%) Support Specialist
5 5 (4.17%) Head of Service Delivery
6 4 (3.33%) SAS Administrator
6 4 (3.33%) Middleware Engineer
6 4 (3.33%) Administrator
6 4 (3.33%) Service Analyst
7 3 (2.50%) Senior Manager
7 3 (2.50%) Applications Support
7 3 (2.50%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 2 (1.67%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (1.67%) Data Manager
8 2 (1.67%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.00%) Flash
2 5 (4.17%) Middleware
3 4 (3.33%) D-Bus
3 4 (3.33%) JMS
3 4 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.50%) Life Science
2 11 (9.17%) CMDB
2 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.00%) Open Source
4 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.67%) UNIX
2 10 (8.33%) Solaris
2 10 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (75.00%) ITIL
2 83 (69.17%) Incident Management
3 50 (41.67%) Service Management
4 34 (28.33%) Change Management
5 25 (20.83%) Service Delivery
6 22 (18.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 18 (15.00%) Time Management
7 18 (15.00%) Migration
8 16 (13.33%) Release Management
8 16 (13.33%) People Management
9 12 (10.00%) Capacity Management
10 11 (9.17%) Data Analysis
11 10 (8.33%) Supplier Management
11 10 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
12 9 (7.50%) Data Migration
13 7 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (5.00%) Service Desk Management
14 6 (5.00%) Information Security
15 4 (3.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.83%) SQL
2 4 (3.33%) Perl
3 3 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 16 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.50%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.83%) SLA
2 4 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (10.83%) Sun
2 11 (9.17%) Oracle
3 10 (8.33%) Remedy
4 9 (7.50%) BMC
5 4 (3.33%) Axway
5 4 (3.33%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.67%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Dell
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft
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