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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Manager
Rank 420 427 433
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 30 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.009% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.010% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 12
Average salary £37,500 £44,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% -4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £44,500 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
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
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Berkshire +6 15 £30,000 -32.58%
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Problem Manager
England

Problem Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 34 (68.00%) Problem Management
2 32 (64.00%) ITIL
3 28 (56.00%) Service Management
4 21 (42.00%) Incident Management
5 20 (40.00%) Retail
6 18 (36.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (26.00%) ITIL V3
8 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
9 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 10 (20.00%) FMCG
10 8 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (14.00%) ITIL V2
12 6 (12.00%) Windows 7
12 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
12 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (12.00%) Statistics
12 6 (12.00%) Fujitsu
12 6 (12.00%) EPoS
12 6 (12.00%) Finance
12 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
12 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
12 6 (12.00%) Windows
12 6 (12.00%) MS Office
13 5 (10.00%) IBM
13 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 5 (10.00%) Workflow
13 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
13 5 (10.00%) Marketing
13 5 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
14 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) 4G
1 1 (2.00%) LTE
1 1 (2.00%) 2G
1 1 (2.00%) 3G
1 1 (2.00%) GPRS
1 1 (2.00%) GSM
1 1 (2.00%) UMTS
1 1 (2.00%) FTP
General
1 20 (40.00%) Retail
2 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.00%) Finance
4 5 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) COM
1 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) FMCG
2 6 (12.00%) Statistics
2 6 (12.00%) EPoS
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Problem Management
2 32 (64.00%) ITIL
3 28 (56.00%) Service Management
4 21 (42.00%) Incident Management
5 18 (36.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (26.00%) ITIL V3
7 7 (14.00%) ITIL V2
8 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
9 5 (10.00%) Workflow
9 5 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.00%) Fault Management
11 1 (2.00%) eTOM
11 1 (2.00%) ITSM
11 1 (2.00%) CRM
11 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Fujitsu
2 5 (10.00%) IBM
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Huawei
4 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) BMC