The table below looks at the statistics for the Problem Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Manager
Rank - 221 202
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 0 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.054% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.057% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 17
Average salary - £48,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6227 5299 5096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.54% 95.63% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5205 4606 4505
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

Problem Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Problem Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Problem Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Problem Manager
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Service Management
2 9 (81.82%) Problem Management
3 7 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) CRM
4 6 (54.55%) Incident Management
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) SLA
6 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Service Management
2 9 (81.82%) Problem Management
3 7 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) CRM
4 6 (54.55%) Incident Management
5 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
6 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA