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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 141 135 118
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 66 63 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.31% 1.43% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.79% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 56 49 70
Average salary £45,750 £37,500 £43,663
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,150 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +14.28%
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
4110 3510 3576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.86% 79.57% 75.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3551 2845 3096
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 January 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 January 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 0 39 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Coventry -4 9 £55,750 +48.66%
Staffordshire - 8 £19,500 -
Warwickshire -3 6 £36,000 -24.21%
Shropshire -9 3 - - 1
Solihull -5 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 121 (69.94%) ITIL
2 97 (56.07%) Incident Management
3 60 (34.68%) Service Management
3 60 (34.68%) Finance
4 57 (32.95%) Change Management
5 39 (22.54%) Service Delivery
6 27 (15.61%) UNIX
7 23 (13.29%) SLA
7 23 (13.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 21 (12.14%) Life Science
8 21 (12.14%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (11.56%) Time Management
10 18 (10.40%) Release Management
10 18 (10.40%) Security Cleared
10 18 (10.40%) Migration
11 17 (9.83%) SQL
11 17 (9.83%) SC Cleared
11 17 (9.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (9.83%) Banking
12 16 (9.25%) People Management
13 15 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (8.09%) Oracle
14 14 (8.09%) Solaris
15 13 (7.51%) Windows
15 13 (7.51%) Microsoft
15 13 (7.51%) Sun
15 13 (7.51%) Management Information System
15 13 (7.51%) Remedy
15 13 (7.51%) Data Analysis
16 12 (6.94%) Capacity Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (4.62%) Apache
1 8 (4.62%) Tomcat
1 8 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.89%) SAS
3 3 (1.73%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.16%) JBoss
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.89%) MS Office
3 4 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (5.78%) assyst
2 3 (1.73%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.16%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.58%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.62%) WAN
1 8 (4.62%) LAN
2 6 (3.47%) Wireless
3 5 (2.89%) Firewall
3 5 (2.89%) VPN
4 4 (2.31%) MPLS
5 3 (1.73%) EIGRP
5 3 (1.73%) TACACS
5 3 (1.73%) Intranet
5 3 (1.73%) Internet
5 3 (1.73%) ATM
5 3 (1.73%) Frame Relay
5 3 (1.73%) DNS
5 3 (1.73%) DHCP
5 3 (1.73%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.73%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (1.73%) DMVPN
6 2 (1.16%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 2 (1.16%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.89%) Base SAS
2 5 (2.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (2.89%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.31%) MarkLogic
General
1 60 (34.68%) Finance
2 17 (9.83%) Banking
3 9 (5.20%) Front Office
4 7 (4.05%) Back Office
5 5 (2.89%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.31%) Legal
6 4 (2.31%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.73%) Automotive
8 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.58%) French Language
9 1 (0.58%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (16.76%) Incident Manager
2 25 (14.45%) Analyst
3 21 (12.14%) Major Incident Manager
4 16 (9.25%) Service Manager
5 12 (6.94%) Problem Manager
6 11 (6.36%) Service Analyst
7 9 (5.20%) Architect
7 9 (5.20%) Services Delivery Manager
7 9 (5.20%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (3.47%) Administrator
9 6 (3.47%) Coordinator
9 6 (3.47%) Support Analyst
9 6 (3.47%) Head of IT
9 6 (3.47%) Service Delivery Coordinator
10 5 (2.89%) Head of Service Delivery
10 5 (2.89%) SAS Administrator
10 5 (2.89%) Support Specialist
11 4 (2.31%) Applications Specialist
11 4 (2.31%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.47%) Flash
1 6 (3.47%) Middleware
2 4 (2.31%) D-Bus
2 4 (2.31%) JMS
2 4 (2.31%) J2EE
3 3 (1.73%) .NET
4 1 (0.58%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.14%) Life Science
2 15 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.51%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.36%) CMDB
5 6 (3.47%) Open Source
6 3 (1.73%) Statistics
7 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.58%) Social Media
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.61%) UNIX
2 14 (8.09%) Solaris
3 13 (7.51%) Windows
4 10 (5.78%) Linux
5 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.31%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (69.94%) ITIL
2 97 (56.07%) Incident Management
3 60 (34.68%) Service Management
4 57 (32.95%) Change Management
5 39 (22.54%) Service Delivery
6 23 (13.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (11.56%) Time Management
8 18 (10.40%) Release Management
8 18 (10.40%) Migration
9 17 (9.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (9.25%) People Management
11 13 (7.51%) Data Analysis
12 12 (6.94%) Capacity Management
13 11 (6.36%) Supplier Management
13 11 (6.36%) Knowledge Management
14 9 (5.20%) Project Management
14 9 (5.20%) Data Migration
15 8 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (4.05%) ITIL V3
17 6 (3.47%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.83%) SQL
2 4 (2.31%) Perl
3 3 (1.73%) Java
4 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (12.14%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (10.40%) Security Cleared
3 17 (9.83%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.47%) Degree
4 6 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.31%) SAS Certification
6 3 (1.73%) CCSA
6 3 (1.73%) CCSE
6 3 (1.73%) CCNP
7 2 (1.16%) CCNA
7 2 (1.16%) MCP
7 2 (1.16%) HNC
7 2 (1.16%) HND
8 1 (0.58%) CISSP
8 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.29%) SLA
2 5 (2.89%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.58%) SCCM
1 1 (0.58%) SCOM
1 1 (0.58%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (8.09%) Oracle
2 13 (7.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.51%) Sun
2 13 (7.51%) Remedy
3 9 (5.20%) BMC
4 8 (4.62%) Cisco
5 7 (4.05%) SAP
6 6 (3.47%) VMware
7 5 (2.89%) Axway
8 4 (2.31%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.73%) Nokia
9 3 (1.73%) Kofax
9 3 (1.73%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.58%) NetApp
10 1 (0.58%) IBM
10 1 (0.58%) HP
10 1 (0.58%) Dell
10 1 (0.58%) EMC
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