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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 130 162 146
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 105 59 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.84% 1.09% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.26% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 86
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,675
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.28%
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
5008 4697 4707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.86% 86.87% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3938 3873 3950
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,350
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Problem Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Birmingham +16 76 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Coventry +2 7 £38,750 +1.97% 5
Warwickshire +2 5 £26,500 -27.89%
Worcestershire - 4 £42,500 -
Shropshire -6 3 £44,738 +68.82% 2
West Bromwich +4 1 £23,000 +2.22%
Staffordshire - 1 £27,000 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 189 (77.78%) ITIL
2 95 (39.09%) Incident Management
3 81 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 66 (27.16%) Service Management
5 62 (25.51%) Change Management
6 60 (24.69%) SLA
6 60 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
7 50 (20.58%) Trend Analysis
7 50 (20.58%) Remedy
8 47 (19.34%) Manufacturing
9 45 (18.52%) Life Science
10 43 (17.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 43 (17.70%) ITIL Certification
11 42 (17.28%) Service Delivery
11 42 (17.28%) People Management
12 34 (13.99%) assyst
13 31 (12.76%) Windows
14 30 (12.35%) Microsoft
14 30 (12.35%) Mentoring
15 28 (11.52%) Service Desk Management
16 27 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 25 (10.29%) Finance
18 24 (9.88%) Data Centre
19 22 (9.05%) Business Continuity
20 20 (8.23%) Linux
20 20 (8.23%) Java
20 20 (8.23%) Cisco
20 20 (8.23%) MS Excel
20 20 (8.23%) ITIL V3
21 19 (7.82%) Windows Server

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (3.70%) Apache
2 8 (3.29%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (2.47%) CMS
3 6 (2.47%) JBoss
3 6 (2.47%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.47%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.06%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.65%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.23%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.23%) MindAlign
6 3 (1.23%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.41%) Captiva
8 1 (0.41%) Confluence
8 1 (0.41%) Documentum
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.94%) MS Office
3 3 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 34 (13.99%) assyst
2 4 (1.65%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.82%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.41%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.23%) OpenShift
2 3 (1.23%) PaaS
3 2 (0.82%) Apcera
3 2 (0.82%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.82%) Firewall
2 17 (7.00%) DHCP
2 17 (7.00%) VPN
3 12 (4.94%) Wireless
4 10 (4.12%) DNS
4 10 (4.12%) LAN
5 9 (3.70%) WAN
6 7 (2.88%) VoIP
7 6 (2.47%) MPLS
7 6 (2.47%) SMTP
8 5 (2.06%) DSL
8 5 (2.06%) VLAN
9 4 (1.65%) Internet
9 4 (1.65%) SSL
9 4 (1.65%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.23%) IMAP
10 3 (1.23%) LDAP
10 3 (1.23%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (1.23%) OSPF
10 3 (1.23%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
1 3 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (0.82%) PVCS
2 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.41%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) JUnit
2 1 (0.41%) Selenium
General
1 47 (19.34%) Manufacturing
2 25 (10.29%) Finance
3 13 (5.35%) Banking
3 13 (5.35%) Retail
4 9 (3.70%) German Language
4 9 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.29%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.06%) Military
7 2 (0.82%) Legal
7 2 (0.82%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (19.34%) Problem Manager
2 31 (12.76%) Analyst
3 17 (7.00%) Senior Manager
4 16 (6.58%) Incident Manager
5 15 (6.17%) Major Incident Manager
6 13 (5.35%) Senior Problem Manager
6 13 (5.35%) Support Engineer
7 12 (4.94%) Applications Support
7 12 (4.94%) Network Engineer
8 10 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (4.12%) Service Analyst
9 9 (3.70%) Avaya Engineer
9 9 (3.70%) Avaya Support Engineer
9 9 (3.70%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.29%) Change Manager
10 8 (3.29%) Support Analyst
10 8 (3.29%) Support Team Leader
11 6 (2.47%) IT Support
11 6 (2.47%) Network Analyst
11 6 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.70%) WAP
2 7 (2.88%) Java EE
3 5 (2.06%) .NET
4 4 (1.65%) Apache Sling
4 4 (1.65%) JSP
4 4 (1.65%) OSGi
4 4 (1.65%) Spring
4 4 (1.65%) Struts
4 4 (1.65%) Web Services
5 3 (1.23%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.82%) CSS
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.41%) EDI
7 1 (0.41%) HTML
7 1 (0.41%) HTML5
7 1 (0.41%) jQuery
7 1 (0.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (18.52%) Life Science
3 24 (9.88%) Data Centre
4 18 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.47%) Social Media
7 5 (2.06%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.65%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.65%) CMDB
8 4 (1.65%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.65%) PKI
9 3 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.23%) Statistics
10 2 (0.82%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.41%) Handset
11 1 (0.41%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.41%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.76%) Windows
2 20 (8.23%) Linux
3 19 (7.82%) Windows Server
4 18 (7.41%) Unix
5 9 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.65%) Solaris
7 3 (1.23%) CentOS
7 3 (1.23%) SUSE
8 1 (0.41%) Android
8 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.41%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.41%) VyOS
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (77.78%) ITIL
2 95 (39.09%) Incident Management
3 81 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 66 (27.16%) Service Management
5 62 (25.51%) Change Management
6 50 (20.58%) Trend Analysis
7 43 (17.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 42 (17.28%) People Management
8 42 (17.28%) Service Delivery
9 30 (12.35%) Mentoring
10 28 (11.52%) Service Desk Management
11 27 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 22 (9.05%) Business Continuity
13 20 (8.23%) ITIL V3
14 15 (6.17%) Data Analysis
14 15 (6.17%) Project Management
14 15 (6.17%) Strategic Planning
15 13 (5.35%) Release Management
16 12 (4.94%) Information Security
16 12 (4.94%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.23%) Java
2 17 (7.00%) SQL
3 10 (4.12%) Perl
3 10 (4.12%) Shell Script
4 9 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.65%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.23%) C
6 3 (1.23%) Python
7 2 (0.82%) C#
7 2 (0.82%) Lingo
7 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.41%) ABAP
8 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (17.70%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (4.12%) Degree
3 9 (3.70%) Avaya Certification
4 7 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.47%) CISSP
5 6 (2.47%) MCSA
5 6 (2.47%) MCSE
5 6 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.06%) MCITP
6 5 (2.06%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.65%) CCNA
7 4 (1.65%) CCNP
7 4 (1.65%) CISM
8 3 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.82%) CCDA
9 2 (0.82%) SANS
9 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.41%) CEH
10 1 (0.41%) CISA
10 1 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (24.69%) SLA
2 6 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.06%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (6.17%) Active Directory
1 15 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 12 (4.94%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.23%) Docker
4 3 (1.23%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.41%) pfSense
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (4.94%) SCCM
2 7 (2.88%) SCOM
3 6 (2.47%) WSUS
4 2 (0.82%) Nagios
5 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.41%) Cacti
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 50 (20.58%) Remedy
2 30 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.23%) Cisco
4 18 (7.41%) VMware
5 11 (4.53%) Oracle
6 10 (4.12%) Avaya
7 6 (2.47%) Adobe
7 6 (2.47%) Sybase
8 5 (2.06%) Citrix
8 5 (2.06%) EMC
8 5 (2.06%) NetApp
8 5 (2.06%) Serena
8 5 (2.06%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.65%) HP
9 4 (1.65%) IBM
9 4 (1.65%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.23%) Apple
10 3 (1.23%) Lotus
10 3 (1.23%) Proofpoint
10 3 (1.23%) SAP
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