The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Problem Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Manager
UK
Rank 804 857 831
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 47 61 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.062% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.064% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 54 70
Median salary £45,000 £43,125 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £35,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Problem Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Problem Manager in the job title.

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 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Problem Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Problem Manager
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +61 42 £45,000 +2.85%
London +59 18 £48,866 +22.16%
West Midlands +10 12 £37,500 -1.31%
South East +53 10 £55,000 +29.41%
Birmingham +4 9 £37,500 -1.31%
City of London +24 8 £57,500 +27.77%
Berkshire +23 4 £70,000 +58.19%
Scotland +22 3 £44,000 -
Hampshire +18 3 £75,000 +85.18%
Maidenhead - 3 £75,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £44,000 -
North West - 2 £41,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £41,000 -
Surrey +39 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Beckenham 0 1 £42,500 -8.10%
Romford - 1 £33,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Brighton - 1 £45,000 -
Southampton - 1 £75,000 -
Reigate - 1 £45,000 -
Crawley - 1 £45,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £45,000 -
Horsham - 1 £45,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Problem Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Problem Manager in the job title.

1 100 (92.59%) ITIL
2 86 (79.63%) Problem Management
3 48 (44.44%) Service Management
4 39 (36.11%) Incident Management
5 36 (33.33%) Finance
6 29 (26.85%) ITIL V3
7 25 (23.15%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (21.30%) Root Cause Analysis
9 22 (20.37%) SLA
10 20 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (17.59%) Windows
12 18 (16.67%) SQL
12 18 (16.67%) Change Management
13 17 (15.74%) Service Delivery
14 14 (12.96%) Trend Analysis
15 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (12.04%) Banking
16 11 (10.19%) IIS
16 11 (10.19%) Linux
17 10 (9.26%) Degree
18 9 (8.33%) CMDB
18 9 (8.33%) Project Management
18 9 (8.33%) Remedy
18 9 (8.33%) ServiceNow
18 9 (8.33%) Virtual Team
19 8 (7.41%) Remediation Plan
19 8 (7.41%) Windows Server
19 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
19 8 (7.41%) Line Management
19 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.19%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) assyst
1 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) Intranet
2 2 (1.85%) Firewall
2 2 (1.85%) LAN
2 2 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.56%) SQLPlus
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 36 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Banking
3 6 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) French Language
5 1 (0.93%) German Language
5 1 (0.93%) Local Government
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) .NET
1 2 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.33%) CMDB
2 9 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 7 (6.48%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.78%) iPad
4 3 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.59%) Windows
2 11 (10.19%) Linux
3 8 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (92.59%) ITIL
2 86 (79.63%) Problem Management
3 48 (44.44%) Service Management
4 39 (36.11%) Incident Management
5 29 (26.85%) ITIL V3
6 23 (21.30%) Root Cause Analysis
7 18 (16.67%) Change Management
8 17 (15.74%) Service Delivery
9 14 (12.96%) Trend Analysis
10 13 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (8.33%) Project Management
12 8 (7.41%) Line Management
12 8 (7.41%) Remediation Plan
13 7 (6.48%) Data Protection
14 6 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (5.56%) Data Analysis
14 6 (5.56%) Virtual Team Management
15 5 (4.63%) Configuration Management
15 5 (4.63%) ITSM
16 4 (3.70%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (23.15%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (9.26%) Degree
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) ISEB
4 1 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (8.33%) Remedy
1 9 (8.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.85%) SAP
3 1 (0.93%) Computacenter
3 1 (0.93%) Google
3 1 (0.93%) PeopleSoft