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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Manager
Rank 374 379 432
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 56 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.15% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.16% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 10
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+16.56% +19.85%
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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 42 £58,750 +17.50% 3
West Sussex - 6 £38,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +10 5 £55,000 -
Hampshire -27 3 - -
Surrey -11 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £65,000 -
Problem Manager
England

Problem Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 75 (90.36%) Problem Management
2 70 (84.34%) Service Management
3 63 (75.90%) ITIL
4 47 (56.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 46 (55.42%) Telecoms
6 42 (50.60%) Incident Management
7 36 (43.37%) Windows
8 35 (42.17%) Finance
9 32 (38.55%) Statistics
9 32 (38.55%) Security Cleared
10 31 (37.35%) MS Excel
10 31 (37.35%) MS Office
11 29 (34.94%) Windows 7
11 29 (34.94%) SC Cleared
11 29 (34.94%) ITIL V2
11 29 (34.94%) Fujitsu
11 29 (34.94%) Retail
11 29 (34.94%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (30.12%) Service Delivery
13 24 (28.92%) SLA
14 19 (22.89%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (18.07%) Change Management
16 14 (16.87%) Remedy
17 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
18 8 (9.64%) Benchmarking
18 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
19 7 (8.43%) ITIL Certification
20 6 (7.23%) Huawei
20 6 (7.23%) Performance Management
21 5 (6.02%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.61%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (37.35%) MS Excel
1 31 (37.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
1 5 (6.02%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
General
1 46 (55.42%) Telecoms
2 35 (42.17%) Finance
3 29 (34.94%) Retail
4 4 (4.82%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 32 (38.55%) Statistics
2 29 (34.94%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (43.37%) Windows
2 29 (34.94%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (90.36%) Problem Management
2 70 (84.34%) Service Management
3 63 (75.90%) ITIL
4 47 (56.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 42 (50.60%) Incident Management
6 29 (34.94%) ITIL V2
7 25 (30.12%) Service Delivery
8 19 (22.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (18.07%) Change Management
10 8 (9.64%) Benchmarking
11 6 (7.23%) Performance Management
12 3 (3.61%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.61%) Supplier Management
12 3 (3.61%) Knowledge Management
12 3 (3.61%) Configuration Management
12 3 (3.61%) ITSM
13 2 (2.41%) Risk Assessment
13 2 (2.41%) CRM
13 2 (2.41%) Matrix Management
13 2 (2.41%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (38.55%) Security Cleared
2 29 (34.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.43%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.61%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (28.92%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) OPNET
1 4 (4.82%) Foglight
2 2 (2.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Fujitsu
2 14 (16.87%) Remedy
3 6 (7.23%) Huawei
4 4 (4.82%) Compuware
4 4 (4.82%) Riverbed
4 4 (4.82%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle
5 2 (2.41%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.20%) EMC
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago