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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Manager
Rank 823 824 817
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 90 58 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.053% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.057% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 61 53 66
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,700 £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
110530 102537 112239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90232 84940 96167
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 28 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 28 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 +7 88 £38,500 -14.44% 5
South East +42 33 £37,500 -15.73% 1
East of England 0 15 £55,000 +28.34%
Essex +7 12 £55,000 -
South West -5 12 £37,500 +7.91%
Bristol - 12 £37,500 -
Berkshire +22 11 £30,000 -32.58%
London -78 10 £42,500 -22.72% 2
North West +4 8 £44,500 +61.81%
Colchester - 8 £55,000 -
Bracknell - 8 £30,000 -
Oxford - 7 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £40,000 -
Manchester -12 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
North East - 3 £35,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -34 2 £42,500 +80.85%
Lancashire - 2 - -
Northumberland - 2 £36,250 - 1
Leeds - 2 £42,500 -
Birmingham -4 1 £30,000 -10.44%

Problem Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 84 (44.68%) Service Management
4 69 (36.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 54 (28.72%) Incident Management
6 48 (25.53%) ITIL V3
7 45 (23.94%) ITSM
8 43 (22.87%) Windows
9 41 (21.81%) ITIL Certification
10 35 (18.62%) Citrix
10 35 (18.62%) XenApp
10 35 (18.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 35 (18.62%) NetApp
11 33 (17.55%) Retail
12 32 (17.02%) Service Delivery
13 30 (15.96%) MS Exchange
14 25 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2010
14 25 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2013
15 24 (12.77%) Finance
15 24 (12.77%) Remedy
16 22 (11.70%) assyst
17 21 (11.17%) Law
18 18 (9.57%) ITIL V2
19 17 (9.04%) Remedy ITSM
19 17 (9.04%) Workflow
19 17 (9.04%) Change Management
20 15 (7.98%) Management Information System
20 15 (7.98%) SAN
20 15 (7.98%) Degree
21 14 (7.45%) MS Excel

Problem Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 30 (15.96%) MS Exchange
2 25 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 25 (13.30%) 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 PowerPoint
3 4 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (11.70%) 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%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) 2G
3 1 (0.53%) 3G
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%) 4G
3 1 (0.53%) PABX
3 1 (0.53%) LTE
3 1 (0.53%) NAS
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%) Banking
8 3 (1.60%) Welsh Language
9 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) Middleware
1 1 (0.53%) Flash
1 1 (0.53%) COM
1 1 (0.53%) SOAP
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 43 (22.87%) Windows
2 35 (18.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.13%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.13%) UNIX
4 1 (0.53%) Linux
4 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (87.23%) ITIL
2 154 (81.91%) Problem Management
3 84 (44.68%) Service Management
4 69 (36.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 54 (28.72%) Incident Management
6 48 (25.53%) ITIL V3
7 45 (23.94%) ITSM
8 32 (17.02%) Service Delivery
9 18 (9.57%) ITIL V2
10 17 (9.04%) Workflow
10 17 (9.04%) Change Management
11 13 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (6.38%) CRM
13 9 (4.79%) Risk Management
14 6 (3.19%) Configuration Management
15 5 (2.66%) PRINCE2
15 5 (2.66%) Project Management
15 5 (2.66%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (2.66%) Digital Marketing
16 4 (2.13%) Lean Six Sigma
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 15 (7.98%) 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
4 1 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (18.62%) XenApp
2 6 (3.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (18.62%) Citrix
1 35 (18.62%) NetApp
2 24 (12.77%) Remedy
3 8 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.19%) EMC
5 5 (2.66%) IBM
6 4 (2.13%) Siebel
7 3 (1.60%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.53%) Reuters
8 1 (0.53%) BMC
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.53%) SAP
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco
8 1 (0.53%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.53%) ServiceNow
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northumberland
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 per annum + Pension, Share Save Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Advantage XPO
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 per annum + Pension, Share Save Scheme
Posted: 11 days ago