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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 61 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 80 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.36% 2.17% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 2.64% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 79 43 17
Average salary £55,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £35,000 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
1938 1742 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.50% 82.09% 70.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1715 1588 989
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 70 (71.43%) ITIL
1 70 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 40 (40.82%) Service Management
3 39 (39.80%) Finance
4 30 (30.61%) Change Management
5 26 (26.53%) UNIX
6 22 (22.45%) Migration
7 20 (20.41%) Release Management
8 17 (17.35%) Banking
8 17 (17.35%) Service Delivery
9 16 (16.33%) Capacity Management
10 15 (15.31%) People Management
10 15 (15.31%) SQL
10 15 (15.31%) Knowledge Management
10 15 (15.31%) CMDB
11 14 (14.29%) Supplier Management
12 13 (13.27%) Time Management
12 13 (13.27%) Data Migration
12 13 (13.27%) Sun
12 13 (13.27%) BMC
13 12 (12.24%) Solaris
13 12 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (10.20%) Oracle
15 9 (9.18%) Linux
15 9 (9.18%) Apache
15 9 (9.18%) Tomcat
15 9 (9.18%) Life Science
15 9 (9.18%) SC Cleared
15 9 (9.18%) Security Cleared
15 9 (9.18%) Front Office

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (9.18%) Apache
1 9 (9.18%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.10%) SAS
3 3 (3.06%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.02%) JBoss
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.02%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) assyst
2 3 (3.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) LDAP
2 1 (1.02%) Intranet
2 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) Base SAS
2 4 (4.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (4.08%) MarkLogic
3 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
General
1 39 (39.80%) Finance
2 17 (17.35%) Banking
3 9 (9.18%) Front Office
4 8 (8.16%) Back Office
5 4 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (18.37%) Incident Manager
2 13 (13.27%) Architect
3 12 (12.24%) Major Incident Manager
4 7 (7.14%) Analyst
4 7 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 5 (5.10%) Support Specialist
5 5 (5.10%) Head of Service Delivery
6 4 (4.08%) Administrator
6 4 (4.08%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (4.08%) SAS Administrator
6 4 (4.08%) Problem Manager
6 4 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.06%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.04%) Service Analyst
8 2 (2.04%) Configuration Manager
8 2 (2.04%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.04%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (2.04%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.04%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (2.04%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) J2EE
1 4 (4.08%) JMS
1 4 (4.08%) Middleware
1 4 (4.08%) D-Bus
2 3 (3.06%) Flash
3 2 (2.04%) HTML
3 2 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) CMDB
2 9 (9.18%) Life Science
3 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.10%) Open Source
4 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.02%) Statistics
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) UNIX
2 12 (12.24%) Solaris
3 9 (9.18%) Linux
4 4 (4.08%) Windows
5 2 (2.04%) AIX
5 2 (2.04%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.04%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (71.43%) ITIL
1 70 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 40 (40.82%) Service Management
3 30 (30.61%) Change Management
4 22 (22.45%) Migration
5 20 (20.41%) Release Management
6 17 (17.35%) Service Delivery
7 16 (16.33%) Capacity Management
8 15 (15.31%) Knowledge Management
8 15 (15.31%) People Management
9 14 (14.29%) Supplier Management
10 13 (13.27%) Time Management
10 13 (13.27%) Data Migration
11 12 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
14 4 (4.08%) Service Desk Management
15 2 (2.04%) Mentoring
15 2 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.31%) SQL
2 7 (7.14%) Java
3 6 (6.12%) Perl
4 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) SC Cleared
1 9 (9.18%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.06%) SAS Certification
3 3 (3.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) SLA
1 4 (4.08%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 13 (13.27%) Sun
1 13 (13.27%) BMC
2 10 (10.20%) Oracle
3 6 (6.12%) Remedy
4 4 (4.08%) Axway
5 2 (2.04%) CA
5 2 (2.04%) webMethods
5 2 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco
6 1 (1.02%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.02%) HP
6 1 (1.02%) Dell
6 1 (1.02%) VMware
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