The table below looks at the statistics for the Problem Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Manager
Rank 423 424 424
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 15 29 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.072% 0.13% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.14% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 2
Average salary £65,000 £33,750 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.59% -24.15%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.89%
Problem Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Problem Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Manager in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Problem Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Problem Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Manager across the South East region.

Problem Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Problem Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Problem Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Problem Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesex - 9 £65,000 -
Berkshire -1 4 £60,000 +100.00%
Surrey - 2 £53,750 -
Problem Manager
England

Problem Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Problem Manager in their job title 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 with Problem Manager in their job title.

1 52 (98.11%) Problem Management
2 44 (83.02%) ITIL
3 41 (77.36%) Service Management
4 31 (58.49%) Root Cause Analysis
5 19 (35.85%) Remedy
6 18 (33.96%) Service Delivery
6 18 (33.96%) Incident Management
7 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
8 16 (30.19%) DV Cleared
8 16 (30.19%) SCOM
8 16 (30.19%) ITSM
8 16 (30.19%) SLA
9 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
10 10 (18.87%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (18.87%) Windows
10 10 (18.87%) Telecoms
11 9 (16.98%) Change Management
11 9 (16.98%) UNIX
11 9 (16.98%) SAP
11 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
11 9 (16.98%) Benchmarking
11 9 (16.98%) RDBMS
11 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
12 8 (15.09%) Release Management
13 7 (13.21%) Knowledge Management
13 7 (13.21%) Six Sigma
14 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 3 (5.66%) Statistics
16 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification

Problem Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Problem Manager in their job title 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 with Problem Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) RDBMS
1 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (18.87%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Statistics
3 2 (3.77%) FMCG
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (98.11%) Problem Management
2 44 (83.02%) ITIL
3 41 (77.36%) Service Management
4 31 (58.49%) Root Cause Analysis
5 18 (33.96%) Incident Management
5 18 (33.96%) Service Delivery
6 16 (30.19%) ITSM
7 9 (16.98%) Change Management
7 9 (16.98%) Benchmarking
8 8 (15.09%) Release Management
9 7 (13.21%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (13.21%) Six Sigma
10 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (1.89%) Logistics
12 1 (1.89%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.89%) ITIL V2
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
2 16 (30.19%) DV Cleared
3 10 (18.87%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.66%) MCSE
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.19%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (30.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Remedy
2 9 (16.98%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Huawei