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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 112 150 198
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +48
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 137 72 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.22% 1.25% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.45% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 76 52 15
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-2.97% +1.20%
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
5398 4956 4509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.64% 85.88% 83.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 4080 3776
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +48 102 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Shropshire -11 10 £31,250 -
Coventry +5 4 £27,500 -36.78% 2
Staffordshire -8 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Walsall - 3 £36,000 -
Warwickshire -5 2 £57,500 +15.00% 1
West Bromwich -7 2 £23,250 -41.87%
Solihull +8 1 £20,000 -4.76% 1
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 171 (85.50%) ITIL
2 86 (43.00%) Incident Management
3 84 (42.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 57 (28.50%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (25.00%) Service Management
6 47 (23.50%) Remedy
7 45 (22.50%) SLA
7 45 (22.50%) Trend Analysis
8 41 (20.50%) Manufacturing
9 40 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
10 39 (19.50%) Life Science
11 35 (17.50%) Change Management
12 34 (17.00%) Service Delivery
12 34 (17.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (14.00%) People Management
13 28 (14.00%) Mentoring
14 26 (13.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 24 (12.00%) assyst
15 24 (12.00%) Windows
16 23 (11.50%) Service Desk Management
17 22 (11.00%) ITIL V3
18 21 (10.50%) Data Centre
18 21 (10.50%) Business Continuity
19 19 (9.50%) Avaya
20 18 (9.00%) Avaya Certification
20 18 (9.00%) Finance
21 16 (8.00%) WAN
21 16 (8.00%) Release Management
22 15 (7.50%) Microsoft
23 14 (7.00%) Management Information System

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 6 (3.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 6 (3.00%) CMS
2 3 (1.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.50%) MindAlign
4 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.50%) MS Office
3 3 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (12.00%) assyst
2 4 (2.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (1.00%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.50%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.50%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) IaaS
2 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.00%) WAN
2 14 (7.00%) Firewall
2 14 (7.00%) LAN
3 5 (2.50%) VPN
3 5 (2.50%) Wireless
4 4 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.00%) DHCP
4 4 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.00%) VoIP
4 4 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.50%) DNS
5 3 (1.50%) Internet
5 3 (1.50%) Network Security
5 3 (1.50%) OSPF
5 3 (1.50%) PABX
5 3 (1.50%) SSL
6 2 (1.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.00%) MPLS
6 2 (1.00%) SMTP
6 2 (1.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.50%) JUnit
1 1 (0.50%) PVCS
1 1 (0.50%) Selenium
General
1 41 (20.50%) Manufacturing
2 18 (9.00%) Finance
3 10 (5.00%) German Language
4 9 (4.50%) Banking
5 6 (3.00%) Retail
6 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.00%) Advertising
8 2 (1.00%) Publishing
8 2 (1.00%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (20.00%) Problem Manager
2 35 (17.50%) Analyst
3 19 (9.50%) Senior Manager
4 16 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 15 (7.50%) Avaya Engineer
5 15 (7.50%) Avaya Support Engineer
5 15 (7.50%) Incident Manager
6 14 (7.00%) Major Incident Manager
6 14 (7.00%) Senior Problem Manager
7 12 (6.00%) Service Analyst
8 10 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 9 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.00%) IT Analyst
10 8 (4.00%) Security Analyst
11 6 (3.00%) Developer
11 6 (3.00%) IT Security Analyst
11 6 (3.00%) IT Support
11 6 (3.00%) Senior Incident Manager
11 6 (3.00%) Senior Security Analyst
11 6 (3.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.50%) .NET
2 4 (2.00%) Apache Sling
2 4 (2.00%) JSP
2 4 (2.00%) Middleware
2 4 (2.00%) OSGi
2 4 (2.00%) Spring
2 4 (2.00%) Struts
2 4 (2.00%) Web Services
3 3 (1.50%) WAP
4 2 (1.00%) CSS
5 1 (0.50%) D-Bus
5 1 (0.50%) EDI
5 1 (0.50%) HTML
5 1 (0.50%) Java EE
5 1 (0.50%) JMS
5 1 (0.50%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.50%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (28.50%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (19.50%) Life Science
3 21 (10.50%) Data Centre
4 14 (7.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.00%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.50%) Social Media
7 4 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.50%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.50%) CMDB
8 3 (1.50%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.00%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.00%) PKI
9 2 (1.00%) Statistics
10 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.50%) Handset
10 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.00%) Windows
2 13 (6.50%) Unix
3 11 (5.50%) Linux
4 9 (4.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.00%) Solaris
6 2 (1.00%) Android
6 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.50%) CentOS
7 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.50%) SUSE
7 1 (0.50%) VyOS
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (85.50%) ITIL
2 86 (43.00%) Incident Management
3 84 (42.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 50 (25.00%) Service Management
5 45 (22.50%) Trend Analysis
6 35 (17.50%) Change Management
7 34 (17.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 34 (17.00%) Service Delivery
8 28 (14.00%) Mentoring
8 28 (14.00%) People Management
9 26 (13.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 23 (11.50%) Service Desk Management
11 22 (11.00%) ITIL V3
12 21 (10.50%) Business Continuity
13 16 (8.00%) Release Management
14 13 (6.50%) Strategic Planning
15 12 (6.00%) Data Analysis
16 11 (5.50%) Information Security
16 11 (5.50%) Performance Management
17 9 (4.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.00%) Java
3 4 (2.00%) SQL
4 3 (1.50%) Python
5 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.00%) C
5 2 (1.00%) Lingo
5 2 (1.00%) Perl
5 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.00%) VB
6 1 (0.50%) ABAP
6 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.50%) Korn
6 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (9.00%) Avaya Certification
3 10 (5.00%) Degree
4 5 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.50%) MCSA
4 5 (2.50%) MCSE
4 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.00%) CCNA
5 4 (2.00%) CISSP
5 4 (2.00%) MCITP
6 3 (1.50%) CCNP
6 3 (1.50%) ISEB
6 3 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.00%) CISM
8 1 (0.50%) MOS
8 1 (0.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (22.50%) SLA
2 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.00%) Snort
5 1 (0.50%) Docker
5 1 (0.50%) pfSense
5 1 (0.50%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (4.00%) SCCM
2 6 (3.00%) SCOM
3 4 (2.00%) WSUS
4 2 (1.00%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (1.00%) Nagios
4 2 (1.00%) Nessus
4 2 (1.00%) Nexpose
4 2 (1.00%) Proventia
4 2 (1.00%) QRadar
5 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.50%) Cacti
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.50%) Control-M
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.50%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 47 (23.50%) Remedy
2 19 (9.50%) Avaya
3 15 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.50%) Cisco
5 9 (4.50%) ServiceNow
6 6 (3.00%) Adobe
6 6 (3.00%) IBM
6 6 (3.00%) LANDesk
6 6 (3.00%) Oracle
6 6 (3.00%) Serena
6 6 (3.00%) VMware
7 5 (2.50%) SAP
8 4 (2.00%) NetApp
9 3 (1.50%) Citrix
9 3 (1.50%) EMC
9 3 (1.50%) F5
9 3 (1.50%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.00%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.00%) Splunk
10 2 (1.00%) Syclo
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