The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 150 168 132
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -36
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 63 25 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.18% 0.51% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.64% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 73
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Problem Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4308 3922 3893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.99% 80.63% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3590 3257 3252
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Problem Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the West Midlands region.

Problem Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Problem Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Birmingham +20 35 £37,500 +21.95% 2
Worcestershire - 13 £30,000 - 1
Warwickshire 0 8 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Coventry -22 5 £29,625 -46.13% 2
West Bromwich - 3 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £19,500 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Problem Management also 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 that cited Problem Management.

1 97 (74.05%) ITIL
2 61 (46.56%) Incident Management
3 43 (32.82%) Service Management
4 42 (32.06%) Change Management
5 32 (24.43%) Service Delivery
6 31 (23.66%) ITIL Certification
7 25 (19.08%) SLA
7 25 (19.08%) Life Science
8 23 (17.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 21 (16.03%) Finance
10 18 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (11.45%) Project Management
11 15 (11.45%) Manufacturing
11 15 (11.45%) Windows
12 13 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (9.92%) Data Analysis
13 12 (9.16%) Security Cleared
13 12 (9.16%) UNIX
14 11 (8.40%) PRINCE2
14 11 (8.40%) SQL
14 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
14 11 (8.40%) Management Information System
14 11 (8.40%) SC Cleared
14 11 (8.40%) ITIL V3
15 10 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (7.63%) Linux
16 9 (6.87%) LAN
16 9 (6.87%) WAN
16 9 (6.87%) MS Office
16 9 (6.87%) Remedy

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Problem Management also 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 that cited Problem Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.34%) Apache
1 7 (5.34%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.29%) JBoss
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) MS Office
2 7 (5.34%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.11%) assyst
2 2 (1.53%) Agresso
2 2 (1.53%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.87%) LAN
1 9 (6.87%) WAN
2 7 (5.34%) Intranet
2 7 (5.34%) Internet
3 5 (3.82%) Firewall
3 5 (3.82%) Wireless
3 5 (3.82%) VPN
4 4 (3.05%) Frame Relay
4 4 (3.05%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (3.05%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (3.05%) DMVPN
4 4 (3.05%) MPLS
4 4 (3.05%) EIGRP
4 4 (3.05%) TACACS
4 4 (3.05%) ATM
5 1 (0.76%) DECT
5 1 (0.76%) DHCP
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.76%) DNS
5 1 (0.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.53%) Hazelcast
4 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (16.03%) Finance
2 15 (11.45%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.58%) French Language
3 6 (4.58%) German Language
4 5 (3.82%) Publishing
5 4 (3.05%) Legal
6 3 (2.29%) Automotive
7 2 (1.53%) Front Office
7 2 (1.53%) Local Government
8 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (24.43%) Analyst
2 23 (17.56%) Service Manager
3 18 (13.74%) Incident Manager
4 15 (11.45%) Problem Manager
5 14 (10.69%) Services Delivery Manager
5 14 (10.69%) Delivery Manager
6 11 (8.40%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.87%) Major Incident Manager
8 6 (4.58%) Problem Analyst
8 6 (4.58%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.82%) Service Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 4 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.05%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.05%) Change Analyst
11 3 (2.29%) Service Desk Analyst
11 3 (2.29%) SQL DBA
11 3 (2.29%) Operations Manager
11 3 (2.29%) Functional Consultant
11 3 (2.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) Middleware
2 4 (3.05%) Flash
3 3 (2.29%) J2EE
4 2 (1.53%) Velocity
5 1 (0.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.08%) Life Science
2 18 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.05%) Statistics
4 4 (3.05%) Open Source
5 2 (1.53%) Derivative
5 2 (1.53%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (1.53%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.53%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.76%) Handset
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.76%) Social Media
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) CMDB
6 1 (0.76%) Wiki
6 1 (0.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.45%) Windows
2 12 (9.16%) UNIX
3 10 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (7.63%) Linux
4 8 (6.11%) Solaris
5 7 (5.34%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.53%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (74.05%) ITIL
2 61 (46.56%) Incident Management
3 43 (32.82%) Service Management
4 42 (32.06%) Change Management
5 32 (24.43%) Service Delivery
6 23 (17.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (11.45%) Project Management
8 13 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.92%) Data Analysis
9 11 (8.40%) PRINCE2
9 11 (8.40%) ITIL V3
10 9 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.11%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.34%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (5.34%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.34%) Migration
13 6 (4.58%) Process Management
14 5 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (3.82%) Release Management
14 5 (3.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.40%) SQL
2 3 (2.29%) Java
3 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (23.66%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (9.16%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.40%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.05%) CCSA
4 4 (3.05%) CCSE
4 4 (3.05%) CCNP
4 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.53%) MCP
6 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.76%) CISSP
6 1 (0.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.08%) SLA
2 4 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.76%) SCCM
1 1 (0.76%) SCOM
1 1 (0.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.87%) Remedy
3 8 (6.11%) SAP
4 7 (5.34%) Oracle
5 5 (3.82%) Cisco
6 4 (3.05%) VMware
6 4 (3.05%) Nokia
6 4 (3.05%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.05%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.29%) Kofax
8 2 (1.53%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.53%) Sun
9 1 (0.76%) EMC
9 1 (0.76%) Citrix
9 1 (0.76%) Avaya
9 1 (0.76%) NetApp
9 1 (0.76%) IBM
9 1 (0.76%) Mitel
9 1 (0.76%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + up to 30% bonus + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Excellent salary plus Car
Posted: 17 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago