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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 148 191 129
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -62
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 69 22 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.29% 0.42% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.52% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 53 15 71
Average salary £42,750 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £64,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
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
4438 4264 3962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.89% 81.83% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3680 3569 3315
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 May 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 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +21 34 £45,000 -28.00% 3
Worcestershire - 13 £41,500 -
Warwickshire -3 7 £47,500 +75.92%
Coventry -13 6 £43,500 -24.34% 2
West Bromwich +9 3 £40,000 -
Staffordshire +10 1 £55,000 -
Solihull - 1 £21,000 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 97 (71.85%) ITIL
2 56 (41.48%) Incident Management
3 42 (31.11%) Change Management
4 36 (26.67%) Service Management
5 30 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 29 (21.48%) Service Delivery
7 28 (20.74%) SLA
8 23 (17.04%) Life Science
9 21 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (15.56%) Finance
10 17 (12.59%) Project Management
10 17 (12.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 16 (11.85%) Windows
11 16 (11.85%) SQL
11 16 (11.85%) Manufacturing
12 15 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (10.37%) Data Centre
14 13 (9.63%) Data Analysis
14 13 (9.63%) Management Information System
15 11 (8.15%) SQL Server
15 11 (8.15%) MS Office
15 11 (8.15%) UNIX
15 11 (8.15%) Microsoft
15 11 (8.15%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (8.15%) ITIL V3
16 10 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (7.41%) PRINCE2
17 9 (6.67%) SAP
17 9 (6.67%) MS Excel
17 9 (6.67%) Remedy

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.22%) Apache
2 3 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.48%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.48%) JBoss
4 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (8.15%) MS Office
2 9 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (5.19%) assyst
2 3 (2.22%) Agresso
3 2 (1.48%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.74%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.93%) LAN
1 8 (5.93%) WAN
2 6 (4.44%) Intranet
2 6 (4.44%) Internet
3 5 (3.70%) Wireless
3 5 (3.70%) VPN
4 4 (2.96%) Frame Relay
4 4 (2.96%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (2.96%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (2.96%) DMVPN
4 4 (2.96%) Converged Networks
4 4 (2.96%) MPLS
4 4 (2.96%) EIGRP
4 4 (2.96%) TACACS
4 4 (2.96%) Firewall
4 4 (2.96%) ATM
5 1 (0.74%) DECT
5 1 (0.74%) DHCP
5 1 (0.74%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.48%) Hazelcast
General
1 21 (15.56%) Finance
2 16 (11.85%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.44%) French Language
3 6 (4.44%) German Language
4 5 (3.70%) Publishing
4 5 (3.70%) Front Office
5 4 (2.96%) Military
6 3 (2.22%) Automotive
6 3 (2.22%) Legal
7 2 (1.48%) Local Government
8 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (23.70%) Analyst
2 21 (15.56%) Service Manager
2 21 (15.56%) Incident Manager
3 16 (11.85%) Problem Manager
4 13 (9.63%) Delivery Manager
4 13 (9.63%) Services Delivery Manager
5 12 (8.89%) Support Analyst
6 10 (7.41%) Major Incident Manager
7 8 (5.93%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.19%) DBA
8 7 (5.19%) SQL DBA
9 6 (4.44%) Administrator
9 6 (4.44%) Problem Analyst
10 5 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (3.70%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.96%) Service Desk Analyst
11 4 (2.96%) Change Analyst
11 4 (2.96%) Service Analyst
11 4 (2.96%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.22%) Flash
2 2 (1.48%) Velocity
3 1 (0.74%) .NET
3 1 (0.74%) Middleware
3 1 (0.74%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.04%) Life Science
2 21 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.37%) Data Centre
4 13 (9.63%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.93%) Statistics
6 6 (4.44%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.70%) Derivative
7 5 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (2.96%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.48%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.74%) Handset
10 1 (0.74%) CMDB
10 1 (0.74%) Wiki
10 1 (0.74%) iPhone
10 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.85%) Windows
2 11 (8.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (8.15%) UNIX
3 8 (5.93%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.44%) Linux
5 5 (3.70%) Solaris
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (71.85%) ITIL
2 56 (41.48%) Incident Management
3 42 (31.11%) Change Management
4 36 (26.67%) Service Management
5 29 (21.48%) Service Delivery
6 17 (12.59%) Project Management
6 17 (12.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.63%) Data Analysis
9 11 (8.15%) ITIL V3
10 10 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (7.41%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (5.19%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.19%) Capacity Management
12 7 (5.19%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.44%) Line Management
13 6 (4.44%) Process Management
13 6 (4.44%) Release Management
14 5 (3.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.85%) SQL
2 2 (1.48%) Java
3 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (5.93%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.96%) CCSA
4 4 (2.96%) CCSE
4 4 (2.96%) CCNP
4 4 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.74%) SLA
2 4 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.74%) SCCM
1 1 (0.74%) SCOM
1 1 (0.74%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (8.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.67%) SAP
2 9 (6.67%) Remedy
3 7 (5.19%) Oracle
4 4 (2.96%) Cisco
4 4 (2.96%) Nokia
4 4 (2.96%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.96%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.48%) Kofax
5 2 (1.48%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.74%) IBM
6 1 (0.74%) Sun
6 1 (0.74%) EMC
6 1 (0.74%) Citrix
6 1 (0.74%) VMware
6 1 (0.74%) PTC
6 1 (0.74%) Mitel
6 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.74%) JD Edwards
Birmingham, Warwickshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £43500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Excellent salary plus Car
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago