The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Manager
Rank 889 812 848
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 59 130 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 54 75 56
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,487 £37,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £46,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.41% +10.00%

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016 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 9 February 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
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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 -45 55 £42,500 -15.00% 5
South East -31 21 £42,500 -22.72% 1
East of England +3 13 £60,000 +33.33%
London -8 13 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Essex +9 12 £60,000 +36.36%
Berkshire -40 11 £43,750 -23.91%
Colchester - 10 £60,000 -
Surrey +19 9 £42,500 - 1
Guildford - 7 £42,500 -
Wokingham - 4 £46,250 -
Birmingham -14 3 £38,000 -20.00%
West Midlands -17 3 £38,000 -20.00%
Scotland - 3 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire +9 2 £34,250 -19.41%
East Midlands +3 2 £34,250 -8.66%
Nottingham +3 2 £34,250 -19.41%
South West -8 2 £47,500 - 2
Edinburgh - 2 £45,000 -
Bromley - 2 £53,000 -
Bristol - 2 £47,500 -
City of London +60 1 £45,000 -21.73%
Yorkshire +18 1 - -
Hampshire +14 1 £40,500 -
Hertfordshire +5 1 £55,000 +15.78%
West Yorkshire +4 1 - -
Beckenham -3 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Reading -10 1 £43,750 -12.50%
Havant - 1 £40,500 -
Inverness - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -

Problem Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 119 (91.54%) Problem Management
2 116 (89.23%) ITIL
3 64 (49.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 58 (44.62%) Service Delivery
5 36 (27.69%) Service Management
6 35 (26.92%) Degree
7 30 (23.08%) Incident Management
8 25 (19.23%) Remedy
9 22 (16.92%) ITIL V3
10 21 (16.15%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (14.62%) ITSM
12 17 (13.08%) Trend Analysis
13 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (9.23%) Windows
15 11 (8.46%) SAP
15 11 (8.46%) MS Exchange
15 11 (8.46%) NetApp
15 11 (8.46%) Citrix
15 11 (8.46%) Change Management
15 11 (8.46%) Windows Server
15 11 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (8.46%) Performance Management
15 11 (8.46%) XenApp
16 10 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 10 (7.69%) Finance
17 9 (6.92%) Law
17 9 (6.92%) Management Information System
17 9 (6.92%) assyst
17 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2008

Problem Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (8.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.54%) MS Office
1 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (6.92%) assyst
2 8 (6.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (2.31%) SAP SM
4 1 (0.77%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.62%) SAN
2 1 (0.77%) Firewall
2 1 (0.77%) LAN
2 1 (0.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.77%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (0.77%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) JIRA
General
1 10 (7.69%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Law
3 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.31%) Banking
4 3 (2.31%) Retail
5 2 (1.54%) German Language
5 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.31%) PMI
5 2 (1.54%) FMCG
5 2 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.23%) Windows
2 11 (8.46%) Windows Server
3 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.77%) Linux
5 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.77%) MVS
5 1 (0.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (91.54%) Problem Management
2 116 (89.23%) ITIL
3 64 (49.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 58 (44.62%) Service Delivery
5 36 (27.69%) Service Management
6 30 (23.08%) Incident Management
7 22 (16.92%) ITIL V3
8 19 (14.62%) ITSM
9 17 (13.08%) Trend Analysis
10 11 (8.46%) Change Management
10 11 (8.46%) Performance Management
11 8 (6.15%) Release Management
12 6 (4.62%) Coaching
12 6 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.62%) ITIL V2
12 6 (4.62%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (4.62%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.85%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.85%) Six Sigma
14 4 (3.08%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 35 (26.92%) Degree
2 21 (16.15%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.31%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.54%) APMP
5 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.38%) SLA
3 5 (3.85%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.08%) QA
5 2 (1.54%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (8.46%) XenApp
2 3 (2.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (19.23%) Remedy
2 11 (8.46%) Citrix
2 11 (8.46%) NetApp
2 11 (8.46%) SAP
3 8 (6.15%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.31%) EMC
4 3 (2.31%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.54%) BMC
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.77%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle
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