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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 86 116 66
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -50
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 38 7 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.89% 0.37% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 0.47% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 52
Average salary £43,750 £33,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.59% -22.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
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
1664 1496 1512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.91% 78.41% 79.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1318 1324
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 63 (85.14%) ITIL
2 45 (60.81%) Incident Management
3 30 (40.54%) Change Management
4 25 (33.78%) Service Management
5 23 (31.08%) ITIL Certification
5 23 (31.08%) Life Science
6 22 (29.73%) Service Delivery
7 16 (21.62%) Manufacturing
7 16 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (18.92%) SLA
9 11 (14.86%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (12.16%) Data Analysis
10 9 (12.16%) UNIX
10 9 (12.16%) Oracle
10 9 (12.16%) Finance
11 8 (10.81%) Project Management
12 7 (9.46%) SQL
13 6 (8.11%) Process Management
13 6 (8.11%) Remedy
13 6 (8.11%) Front Office
13 6 (8.11%) ITSM
13 6 (8.11%) Derivative
13 6 (8.11%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (8.11%) French Language
13 6 (8.11%) German Language
13 6 (8.11%) Release Management
13 6 (8.11%) Capacity Management
13 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
13 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
13 6 (8.11%) Relational Database

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.70%) JBoss
1 2 (2.70%) Apache
1 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) assyst
2 4 (5.41%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (1.35%) VPN
2 1 (1.35%) DNS
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) Wireless
2 1 (1.35%) Junos
2 1 (1.35%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.70%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (21.62%) Manufacturing
2 9 (12.16%) Finance
3 6 (8.11%) Front Office
3 6 (8.11%) French Language
3 6 (8.11%) German Language
4 2 (2.70%) Local Government
4 2 (2.70%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Service Manager
2 14 (18.92%) Analyst
2 14 (18.92%) Incident Manager
3 13 (17.57%) Services Delivery Manager
3 13 (17.57%) Delivery Manager
4 9 (12.16%) Problem Manager
5 8 (10.81%) Applications Support
5 8 (10.81%) Major Incident Manager
6 7 (9.46%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Service Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Head of Service Delivery
9 4 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (4.05%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Team Leader
11 2 (2.70%) Applications Manager
11 2 (2.70%) Senior Problem Manager
11 2 (2.70%) Technical Specialist
11 2 (2.70%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) Flash
2 1 (1.35%) Middleware
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.08%) Life Science
2 16 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.11%) Derivative
3 6 (8.11%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Handset
5 1 (1.35%) SecurID
5 1 (1.35%) CMDB
5 1 (1.35%) iPhone
5 1 (1.35%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) UNIX
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Windows
3 2 (2.70%) Android
3 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.35%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) Solaris
4 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (85.14%) ITIL
2 45 (60.81%) Incident Management
3 30 (40.54%) Change Management
4 25 (33.78%) Service Management
5 22 (29.73%) Service Delivery
6 11 (14.86%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (12.16%) Data Analysis
8 8 (10.81%) Project Management
9 6 (8.11%) Process Management
9 6 (8.11%) ITSM
9 6 (8.11%) Capacity Management
9 6 (8.11%) Release Management
10 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.76%) ERP
11 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.05%) Line Management
12 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (4.05%) Information Security
12 3 (4.05%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.46%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (1.35%) Perl
3 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (31.08%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (1.35%) Netcool
1 1 (1.35%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle
2 6 (8.11%) Remedy
3 4 (5.41%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (5.41%) SAP
3 4 (5.41%) BMC
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.70%) IBM
5 2 (2.70%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.35%) Mitel
6 1 (1.35%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.35%) Acronis
6 1 (1.35%) Nimsoft
6 1 (1.35%) Sybase
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) CA
6 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 11 days ago
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