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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Manager
Rank 846 891 904
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 50 50 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.046% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.048% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 43 47 47
Median salary £43,000 £60,000 £39,349
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +52.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +60.00%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016 within the UK.

Problem Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Problem Manager
Top 28 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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +51 49 £43,000 -28.33% 5
West Midlands -8 13 £40,000 -29.82% 4
South East +26 12 £44,000 -30.98%
Birmingham -21 11 £40,000 -29.82%
East of England +30 10 £37,500 -34.78%
Berkshire +15 8 £43,000 -28.33%
London +33 7 £45,000 -41.93% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 6 £37,500 -
Leeds - 6 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 6 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £35,000 -
Maidenhead -5 3 £70,000 +16.66%
Cambridge - 3 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
City of London +41 1 - - 1
Scotland +24 1 £43,500 +4.81%
Glasgow +13 1 £43,500 +4.81%
Croydon - 1 £42,283 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £27,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £27,500 -
Crawley - 1 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £27,500 - 1
Coventry - 1 £45,000 - 3

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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.

1 106 (95.50%) ITIL
2 92 (82.88%) Problem Management
3 54 (48.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 49 (44.14%) Service Management
5 29 (26.13%) ITIL Certification
5 29 (26.13%) Change Management
5 29 (26.13%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (24.32%) Trend Analysis
7 22 (19.82%) ITIL V3
7 22 (19.82%) SLA
8 19 (17.12%) Incident Management
9 18 (16.22%) Finance
10 14 (12.61%) Data Analysis
11 13 (11.71%) SQL
12 12 (10.81%) Manufacturing
12 12 (10.81%) Remedy
12 12 (10.81%) Life Science
13 10 (9.01%) Degree
14 9 (8.11%) assyst
15 8 (7.21%) Service Delivery
15 8 (7.21%) Line Management
15 8 (7.21%) Data Centre
16 7 (6.31%) ServiceNow
16 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (6.31%) Windows
17 6 (5.41%) Linux
17 6 (5.41%) IIS
17 6 (5.41%) SQLPlus
17 6 (5.41%) Business Continuity
17 6 (5.41%) ITSM

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 6 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.41%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) JIRA
General
1 18 (16.22%) Finance
2 12 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.90%) Banking
3 1 (0.90%) French Language
3 1 (0.90%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.13%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.81%) Life Science
3 8 (7.21%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.60%) CMDB
5 3 (2.70%) iPad
5 3 (2.70%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) Windows
2 6 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (95.50%) ITIL
2 92 (82.88%) Problem Management
3 54 (48.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 49 (44.14%) Service Management
5 29 (26.13%) Change Management
6 27 (24.32%) Trend Analysis
7 22 (19.82%) ITIL V3
8 19 (17.12%) Incident Management
9 14 (12.61%) Data Analysis
10 8 (7.21%) Line Management
10 8 (7.21%) Service Delivery
11 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.41%) Business Continuity
12 6 (5.41%) Data Protection
12 6 (5.41%) ITSM
12 6 (5.41%) Service Desk Management
13 5 (4.50%) Benchmarking
14 4 (3.60%) Project Management
14 4 (3.60%) Remediation Plan
15 3 (2.70%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (26.13%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (9.01%) Degree
3 4 (3.60%) ISEB
4 3 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.82%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (10.81%) Remedy
2 7 (6.31%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.70%) Computacenter
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.90%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.90%) Google
4 1 (0.90%) HP
4 1 (0.90%) IBM
4 1 (0.90%) LANDesk
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car / living allowances ++
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £34000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £34k - 52k per year
Posted: 14 days ago