The first table below looks at the demand for the Problem Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Manager
Rank 817 821 820
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 88 58 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.053% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.057% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 59 52 66
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -13.33%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Problem Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Problem Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Problem Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the UK.

Problem Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Problem Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Manager over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Problem Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Problem Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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
England +2 86 £40,000 -11.11% 6
South East +17 33 £37,500 -15.73% 1
East of England +10 15 £55,000 +28.34%
Essex +11 12 £55,000 -
South West -4 12 £37,500 +7.91%
Bristol - 12 £37,500 -
Berkshire +14 11 £30,000 -32.58%
London -63 10 £42,500 -19.04% 2
North West +1 8 £44,500 +61.81%
Colchester - 8 £55,000 -
Bracknell - 8 £30,000 -
Oxford - 7 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £40,000 -
Manchester -4 6 £44,500 +61.81%
Yorkshire -32 6 £33,500 +42.55%
South Yorkshire - 4 £26,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Sheffield - 4 £26,500 -
Stockport - 3 £40,000 -
Peterborough - 3 £38,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Fareham - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £38,000 -
Hampshire - 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire -29 2 £42,500 +80.85%
Lancashire - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £42,500 -
Birmingham -3 1 £30,000 -10.44%
Scotland -11 1 £47,500 -
West Midlands -13 1 £30,000 -10.44%

Problem Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 164 (87.23%) ITIL
2 154 (81.91%) Problem Management
3 82 (43.62%) Service Management
4 70 (37.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 53 (28.19%) Incident Management
6 47 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 46 (24.47%) ITSM
8 44 (23.40%) Windows
9 41 (21.81%) ITIL Certification
10 36 (19.15%) Citrix
10 36 (19.15%) XenApp
10 36 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 36 (19.15%) NetApp
11 33 (17.55%) Retail
12 31 (16.49%) Service Delivery
12 31 (16.49%) MS Exchange
13 26 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2013
13 26 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2010
14 24 (12.77%) Finance
14 24 (12.77%) Remedy
15 23 (12.23%) assyst
16 21 (11.17%) Law
17 18 (9.57%) ITIL V2
18 17 (9.04%) Remedy ITSM
18 17 (9.04%) Workflow
18 17 (9.04%) Change Management
19 16 (8.51%) Degree
20 15 (7.98%) Management Information System
20 15 (7.98%) SAN
21 14 (7.45%) MS Excel

Problem Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 31 (16.49%) MS Exchange
2 26 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.79%) MS Office
3 4 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (12.23%) assyst
2 17 (9.04%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.98%) SAN
2 3 (1.60%) VPN
3 1 (0.53%) GPRS
3 1 (0.53%) GSM
3 1 (0.53%) LAN
3 1 (0.53%) UMTS
3 1 (0.53%) WAN
3 1 (0.53%) FTP
3 1 (0.53%) 3G
3 1 (0.53%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) 2G
3 1 (0.53%) LTE
3 1 (0.53%) NAS
3 1 (0.53%) 4G
3 1 (0.53%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.19%) Data Mining
General
1 33 (17.55%) Retail
2 24 (12.77%) Finance
3 21 (11.17%) Law
4 11 (5.85%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.26%) Legal
6 6 (3.19%) Publishing
7 5 (2.66%) Marketing
8 3 (1.60%) Welsh Language
8 3 (1.60%) Banking
9 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) COM
1 1 (0.53%) SOAP
1 1 (0.53%) Flash
1 1 (0.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.98%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.38%) FMCG
3 6 (3.19%) EPoS
4 5 (2.66%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.60%) Statistics
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (23.40%) Windows
2 36 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.13%) UNIX
3 4 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (87.23%) ITIL
2 154 (81.91%) Problem Management
3 82 (43.62%) Service Management
4 70 (37.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 53 (28.19%) Incident Management
6 47 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 46 (24.47%) ITSM
8 31 (16.49%) Service Delivery
9 18 (9.57%) ITIL V2
10 17 (9.04%) Change Management
10 17 (9.04%) Workflow
11 12 (6.38%) CRM
11 12 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.79%) Risk Management
13 6 (3.19%) Configuration Management
14 5 (2.66%) Project Management
14 5 (2.66%) PRINCE2
14 5 (2.66%) Digital Marketing
14 5 (2.66%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (2.13%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.60%) SQL
2 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (21.81%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (8.51%) Degree
3 10 (5.32%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 36 (19.15%) XenApp
2 6 (3.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (19.15%) Citrix
1 36 (19.15%) NetApp
2 24 (12.77%) Remedy
3 8 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.72%) EMC
5 5 (2.66%) IBM
6 4 (2.13%) Siebel
7 3 (1.60%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.53%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.53%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.53%) Reuters
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco
8 1 (0.53%) SAP
8 1 (0.53%) BMC
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northumberland
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 per annum + Pension, Share Save Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Advantage XPO
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 per annum + Pension, Share Save Scheme
Posted: 9 days ago