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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 85 61 87
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 44 73 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.06% 3.39% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 4.28% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 44 64 14
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £29,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1656 1705 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.49% 79.12% 70.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1518 1035
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 37 (74.00%) Incident Management
2 33 (66.00%) ITIL
3 22 (44.00%) Service Management
4 19 (38.00%) Finance
5 15 (30.00%) Change Management
6 14 (28.00%) Migration
7 12 (24.00%) UNIX
8 11 (22.00%) Release Management
8 11 (22.00%) Capacity Management
9 10 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
9 10 (20.00%) Solaris
10 8 (16.00%) BMC
10 8 (16.00%) Supplier Management
10 8 (16.00%) CMDB
10 8 (16.00%) Data Migration
11 7 (14.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (12.00%) Banking
12 6 (12.00%) Sun
12 6 (12.00%) Linux
12 6 (12.00%) Apache
12 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
13 5 (10.00%) Java
13 5 (10.00%) Oracle
13 5 (10.00%) SAS
13 5 (10.00%) Time Management
13 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
14 4 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
14 4 (8.00%) Axway
14 4 (8.00%) Base SAS

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (12.00%) Apache
1 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.00%) SAS
3 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Base SAS
2 4 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Incident Manager
2 8 (16.00%) Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Major Incident Manager
4 4 (8.00%) SAS Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Head of Service Management
6 2 (4.00%) Web Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Problem Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) J2EE
1 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 2 (4.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) Flash
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) CMDB
2 3 (6.00%) Open Source
2 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) UNIX
2 10 (20.00%) Solaris
3 6 (12.00%) Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Windows
5 2 (4.00%) AIX
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Incident Management
2 33 (66.00%) ITIL
3 22 (44.00%) Service Management
4 15 (30.00%) Change Management
5 14 (28.00%) Migration
6 11 (22.00%) Release Management
6 11 (22.00%) Capacity Management
7 10 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
8 8 (16.00%) Supplier Management
8 8 (16.00%) Data Migration
9 7 (14.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (10.00%) Time Management
11 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
11 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
12 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Management
12 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) Java
2 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.00%) Korn
3 2 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.00%) SAS Certification
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) BMC
2 6 (12.00%) Sun
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle
4 4 (8.00%) Axway
5 2 (4.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) CA
5 2 (4.00%) webMethods
6 1 (2.00%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Dell
Wythall, Birmingham
Trinity
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago