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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 149 152 101
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -51
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 69 61 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.23% 1.14% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.42% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 44 56 94
Average salary £38,500 £48,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.02% +13.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
4769 4298 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.69% 80.10% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3556 3655
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,809
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,682 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +9 42 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Warwickshire +3 6 £38,500 +42.59%
Shropshire - 6 £26,500 -
West Bromwich -4 4 £22,500 -
Coventry -15 3 £40,000 -23.80%
Solihull - 3 £21,000 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 85 (62.04%) ITIL
2 58 (42.34%) Incident Management
3 48 (35.04%) Service Management
4 45 (32.85%) Change Management
5 39 (28.47%) Service Delivery
6 28 (20.44%) SLA
7 27 (19.71%) Finance
8 22 (16.06%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (13.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (13.14%) Manufacturing
10 18 (13.14%) SQL
11 17 (12.41%) Project Management
11 17 (12.41%) Life Science
12 15 (10.95%) Line Management
12 15 (10.95%) Windows
12 15 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (10.95%) Remedy
13 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
14 13 (9.49%) UNIX
14 13 (9.49%) Data Centre
15 12 (8.76%) SAP
15 12 (8.76%) Oracle
16 11 (8.03%) ITSM
16 11 (8.03%) SQL Server
16 11 (8.03%) Release Management
16 11 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (7.30%) Security Cleared
17 10 (7.30%) Remedy ITSM
17 10 (7.30%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (2.19%) Apache
1 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.46%) JBoss
3 1 (0.73%) IIS
3 1 (0.73%) OpenEdge
3 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (7.30%) MS Office
2 7 (5.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.19%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 10 (7.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.19%) Agresso
3 1 (0.73%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.73%) assyst
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) Internet
2 4 (2.92%) Intranet
3 3 (2.19%) DNS
4 2 (1.46%) Firewall
4 2 (1.46%) LAN
4 2 (1.46%) VPN
4 2 (1.46%) Junos
5 1 (0.73%) DECT
5 1 (0.73%) WAN
5 1 (0.73%) Wireless
5 1 (0.73%) SAN
5 1 (0.73%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.46%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Hudson
General
1 27 (19.71%) Finance
2 18 (13.14%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.84%) Military
4 6 (4.38%) Front Office
5 3 (2.19%) Law
5 3 (2.19%) French Language
5 3 (2.19%) German Language
5 3 (2.19%) Retail
5 3 (2.19%) Publishing
6 2 (1.46%) Billing
6 2 (1.46%) Local Government
7 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Advertising
7 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (24.82%) Analyst
2 25 (18.25%) Service Manager
3 15 (10.95%) Applications Support
4 13 (9.49%) Applications Manager
5 12 (8.76%) Support Analyst
5 12 (8.76%) Services Delivery Manager
5 12 (8.76%) Delivery Manager
6 11 (8.03%) Incident Manager
7 9 (6.57%) Head of Service Delivery
7 9 (6.57%) Service Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (5.84%) Applications Support Manager
8 8 (5.84%) Support Manager
8 8 (5.84%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (5.11%) SQL DBA
9 7 (5.11%) DBA
9 7 (5.11%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (4.38%) Major Incident Manager
11 5 (3.65%) Administrator
11 5 (3.65%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.46%) HTML
2 1 (0.73%) .NET
2 1 (0.73%) Middleware
2 1 (0.73%) LAMP
2 1 (0.73%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Life Science
2 13 (9.49%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.57%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.11%) Blackberry
6 6 (4.38%) Derivative
6 6 (4.38%) Equity Derivative
6 6 (4.38%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.65%) Statistics
8 4 (2.92%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.46%) SecurID
9 2 (1.46%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.46%) BYOD
9 2 (1.46%) CMDB
10 1 (0.73%) Wiki
10 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.73%) iPhone
10 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.73%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.95%) Windows
2 13 (9.49%) UNIX
3 9 (6.57%) Linux
4 7 (5.11%) Android
4 7 (5.11%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.38%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.19%) Solaris
8 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.46%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (62.04%) ITIL
2 58 (42.34%) Incident Management
3 48 (35.04%) Service Management
4 45 (32.85%) Change Management
5 39 (28.47%) Service Delivery
6 19 (13.87%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (12.41%) Project Management
8 15 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (10.95%) Line Management
9 11 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (8.03%) Release Management
9 11 (8.03%) ITSM
10 8 (5.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (5.11%) Capacity Management
11 7 (5.11%) Coaching
12 6 (4.38%) ERP
12 6 (4.38%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.65%) People Management
13 5 (3.65%) Mentoring
14 4 (2.92%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.14%) SQL
2 3 (2.19%) Java
2 3 (2.19%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.46%) Perl
3 2 (1.46%) VBScript
3 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.73%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (16.06%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (7.30%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.46%) Degree
5 2 (1.46%) MCSE
5 2 (1.46%) MCSA
6 1 (0.73%) PMP
6 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.44%) SLA
2 3 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (1.46%) Netcool
1 2 (1.46%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (1.46%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.46%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.46%) WSUS
1 2 (1.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (10.95%) Remedy
2 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.76%) Oracle
3 12 (8.76%) SAP
4 8 (5.84%) BMC
5 7 (5.11%) MobileIron
6 6 (4.38%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (2.92%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.92%) LANDesk
8 3 (2.19%) PTC
8 3 (2.19%) Citrix
9 2 (1.46%) Computacenter
9 2 (1.46%) CA
9 2 (1.46%) IBM
9 2 (1.46%) HP
9 2 (1.46%) Sybase
9 2 (1.46%) Acronis
9 2 (1.46%) Nimsoft
10 1 (0.73%) RedPrairie
10 1 (0.73%) Cisco
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