The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 171 119 151
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +32
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 30 88 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 1.73% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 2.26% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 80 43
Average salary £47,500 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.69% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £60,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3900 3894 3371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.66% 76.46% 72.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3244 3270 2857
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Problem Management
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -2 12 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Birmingham -29 7 £29,000 -3.33%
Warwickshire +10 5 £43,750 +45.83% 3
Walsall +4 1 £30,000 -
Solihull -4 1 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 50 (49.02%) ITIL
2 37 (36.27%) Change Management
3 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 29 (28.43%) SLA
4 29 (28.43%) Windows
5 25 (24.51%) Incident Management
5 25 (24.51%) Root Cause Analysis
6 24 (23.53%) Service Management
6 24 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 23 (22.55%) Finance
8 21 (20.59%) Service Delivery
9 19 (18.63%) SQL
10 18 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 18 (17.65%) UNIX
11 17 (16.67%) SAP
12 15 (14.71%) Java
12 15 (14.71%) MS Exchange
13 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (12.75%) Cisco
14 13 (12.75%) Solaris
14 13 (12.75%) Project Management
15 12 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 12 (11.76%) MS Office
15 12 (11.76%) SharePoint
15 12 (11.76%) Degree
15 12 (11.76%) Migration
15 12 (11.76%) VMware
16 11 (10.78%) Release Management
16 11 (10.78%) LAN
16 11 (10.78%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 15 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 11 (10.78%) Apache
3 11 (10.78%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.84%) NetWeaver
5 5 (4.90%) IIS
6 4 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.94%) SAP Portal
7 3 (2.94%) Lync
8 2 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.96%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.98%) Resin
9 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.76%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.94%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) SAP SD
2 4 (3.92%) Maximo
2 4 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.98%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.98%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) LAN
2 10 (9.80%) SAN
2 10 (9.80%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.82%) WAN
3 9 (8.82%) Wireless
4 6 (5.88%) VLAN
5 3 (2.94%) Firewall
6 2 (1.96%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (1.96%) DNS
6 2 (1.96%) DHCP
7 1 (0.98%) Network Security
7 1 (0.98%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.98%) VPN
7 1 (0.98%) IPv4
7 1 (0.98%) IPv6
7 1 (0.98%) LDAP
7 1 (0.98%) CTI
7 1 (0.98%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) MS Access
2 4 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.94%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.96%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.98%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) NWDI
1 1 (0.98%) NWDS
1 1 (0.98%) Hudson
1 1 (0.98%) Maven
1 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.98%) Ant
General
1 23 (22.55%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Banking
3 6 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 6 (5.88%) Advertising
4 4 (3.92%) Back Office
5 3 (2.94%) German Language
5 3 (2.94%) Retail
5 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (28.43%) Analyst
2 18 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 9 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 8 (7.84%) Problem Manager
4 8 (7.84%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (7.84%) Applications Support
5 7 (6.86%) Desktop Support
6 6 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.88%) Change Manager
6 6 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (5.88%) IT Support
7 5 (4.90%) SAP SD Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) SAP Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.90%) SAP Business Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Consultant
8 4 (3.92%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.82%) Middleware
2 5 (4.90%) XML
3 4 (3.92%) HTML
3 4 (3.92%) JMS
3 4 (3.92%) D-Bus
4 3 (2.94%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (0.98%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.98%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.98%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.98%) EDI
5 1 (0.98%) JSP
5 1 (0.98%) Servlets
5 1 (0.98%) SOAP
5 1 (0.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.90%) CMDB
3 4 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.94%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.96%) Replication
5 2 (1.96%) Statistics
6 1 (0.98%) FMCG
6 1 (0.98%) Informatics
6 1 (0.98%) PKI
6 1 (0.98%) Clustering
6 1 (0.98%) PMI
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (28.43%) Windows
2 18 (17.65%) UNIX
3 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (12.75%) Solaris
5 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.86%) Linux
7 6 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.92%) Windows 2000
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Vista
9 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.02%) ITIL
2 37 (36.27%) Change Management
3 25 (24.51%) Incident Management
3 25 (24.51%) Root Cause Analysis
4 24 (23.53%) Service Management
5 21 (20.59%) Service Delivery
6 13 (12.75%) Project Management
7 12 (11.76%) Migration
8 11 (10.78%) Release Management
8 11 (10.78%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (8.82%) Asset Management
10 8 (7.84%) Change Control
11 7 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (5.88%) Logistics
12 6 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (4.90%) Test Management
13 5 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (4.90%) Configuration Management
14 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (3.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.63%) SQL
2 15 (14.71%) Java
3 8 (7.84%) ABAP
4 7 (6.86%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.92%) VB
5 4 (3.92%) Perl
5 4 (3.92%) C#
6 1 (0.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
2 9 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.94%) MCSE
4 2 (1.96%) CISA
4 2 (1.96%) QiCA
4 2 (1.96%) MCSA
5 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.98%) CCSA
5 1 (0.98%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.98%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (28.43%) SLA
2 12 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (5.88%) QA
4 2 (1.96%) COBIT
5 1 (0.98%) GxP
5 1 (0.98%) BS7799
System Software
1 24 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.94%) vSphere
2 3 (2.94%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.94%) KVM
3 1 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.98%) UAG
3 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) Squid
3 1 (0.98%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (1.96%) WSUS
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.98%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.98%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.67%) SAP
3 13 (12.75%) Cisco
4 12 (11.76%) VMware
5 8 (7.84%) Citrix
6 7 (6.86%) Oracle
7 6 (5.88%) Juniper
7 6 (5.88%) Dell
7 6 (5.88%) Sun
8 4 (3.92%) Symantec
8 4 (3.92%) Sybase
8 4 (3.92%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.94%) Brocade
9 3 (2.94%) EMC
9 3 (2.94%) HP
10 1 (0.98%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.98%) Altiris
10 1 (0.98%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.98%) IBM
10 1 (0.98%) Avaya
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum up to a 22.5% bonus + pension + heal
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £30,500 to £38,500 per annum (DOE) + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago