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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 134 156 146
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 105 57 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.92% 1.11% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.30% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 70 47 88
Median salary £34,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.36% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £32,227 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £57,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
4865 4389 4924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.76% 85.64% 85.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3771 3683 4333
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +19 55 £32,500 -35.00% 4
Coventry +13 13 £38,750 -13.88% 4
West Bromwich +7 7 £24,000 -46.66%
Warwickshire -6 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Smethwick 0 3 £17,500 -63.15%
Shropshire -6 3 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Solihull -9 2 £31,625 +62.17% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £22,500 -
Staffordshire -9 1 - -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 140 (63.35%) ITIL
2 88 (39.82%) Incident Management
3 82 (37.10%) Change Management
4 67 (30.32%) Service Management
5 59 (26.70%) SLA
6 58 (26.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 51 (23.08%) Windows
8 50 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
9 49 (22.17%) Microsoft
10 43 (19.46%) Service Delivery
11 37 (16.74%) Remedy
12 36 (16.29%) Management Information System
13 32 (14.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (14.03%) People Management
15 30 (13.57%) Trend Analysis
16 28 (12.67%) Firewall
16 28 (12.67%) Finance
16 28 (12.67%) assyst
16 28 (12.67%) ITIL Certification
16 28 (12.67%) DHCP
16 28 (12.67%) Data Centre
17 27 (12.22%) Active Directory
17 27 (12.22%) VMware
18 25 (11.31%) Cisco
18 25 (11.31%) VPN
18 25 (11.31%) SQL
18 25 (11.31%) ITIL V3
18 25 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (10.86%) MS Excel
19 24 (10.86%) Configuration Management

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 12 (5.43%) Apache
2 11 (4.98%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.07%) JBoss
3 9 (4.07%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.07%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.26%) IIS
4 5 (2.26%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.81%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.36%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.36%) MindAlign
6 3 (1.36%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.45%) CMS
7 1 (0.45%) Confluence
7 1 (0.45%) Documentum
7 1 (0.45%) SAS
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (10.86%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (12.67%) assyst
2 7 (3.17%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.45%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.36%) IaaS
2 3 (1.36%) Office 365
3 2 (0.90%) OpenShift
3 2 (0.90%) PaaS
3 2 (0.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) Apcera
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.67%) DHCP
1 28 (12.67%) Firewall
2 25 (11.31%) VPN
3 20 (9.05%) DNS
4 19 (8.60%) LAN
5 18 (8.14%) WAN
5 18 (8.14%) Wireless
6 13 (5.88%) VoIP
7 7 (3.17%) Internet
7 7 (3.17%) MPLS
8 6 (2.71%) 802.11
8 6 (2.71%) SMTP
8 6 (2.71%) VLAN
9 5 (2.26%) DSL
9 5 (2.26%) Intranet
10 4 (1.81%) Network Security
10 4 (1.81%) PABX
10 4 (1.81%) SSL
10 4 (1.81%) TCP/IP
11 3 (1.36%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.36%) DB2
2 3 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.45%) MySQL
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) PVCS
2 1 (0.45%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (12.67%) Finance
2 19 (8.60%) Manufacturing
3 14 (6.33%) Retail
4 12 (5.43%) Banking
5 9 (4.07%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.62%) Retail Banking
6 8 (3.62%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.71%) Military
8 3 (1.36%) Automotive
9 2 (0.90%) German Language
9 2 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (13.12%) Problem Manager
2 24 (10.86%) Analyst
3 16 (7.24%) Support Engineer
4 14 (6.33%) Applications Support
4 14 (6.33%) Network Engineer
5 13 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 12 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (5.43%) Team Leader
7 10 (4.52%) Service Analyst
8 9 (4.07%) Network Analyst
8 9 (4.07%) Support Team Leader
9 8 (3.62%) Change Manager
9 8 (3.62%) Incident Manager
9 8 (3.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (3.62%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (3.17%) Head of Service Management
10 7 (3.17%) Security Officer
11 6 (2.71%) Application Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.07%) Java EE
1 9 (4.07%) WAP
2 6 (2.71%) 802.1X
3 5 (2.26%) .NET
4 3 (1.36%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.45%) CSS
6 1 (0.45%) EDI
6 1 (0.45%) HTML
6 1 (0.45%) HTML5
6 1 (0.45%) jQuery
6 1 (0.45%) Web Services
6 1 (0.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (16.29%) Management Information System
3 28 (12.67%) Data Centre
4 17 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 17 (7.69%) Life Science
5 7 (3.17%) CESG
5 7 (3.17%) Cryptography
5 7 (3.17%) Freedom of Information
5 7 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.71%) CMDB
6 6 (2.71%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.81%) Statistics
8 3 (1.36%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.36%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.36%) PKI
9 2 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.90%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.45%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 51 (23.08%) Windows
2 18 (8.14%) Linux
2 18 (8.14%) Windows Server
3 17 (7.69%) Unix
4 8 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.17%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.17%) Windows 8
6 6 (2.71%) Windows 10
6 6 (2.71%) Windows Vista
7 5 (2.26%) Solaris
8 3 (1.36%) CentOS
8 3 (1.36%) SUSE
9 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.45%) VyOS
10 1 (0.45%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (63.35%) ITIL
2 88 (39.82%) Incident Management
3 82 (37.10%) Change Management
4 67 (30.32%) Service Management
5 58 (26.24%) Root Cause Analysis
6 43 (19.46%) Service Delivery
7 32 (14.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 31 (14.03%) People Management
9 30 (13.57%) Trend Analysis
10 25 (11.31%) ITIL V3
11 24 (10.86%) Configuration Management
12 23 (10.41%) Project Management
13 19 (8.60%) Process Improvement
14 18 (8.14%) Mentoring
15 16 (7.24%) Information Security
15 16 (7.24%) Service Desk Management
15 16 (7.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 13 (5.88%) Business Continuity
16 13 (5.88%) Data Analysis
16 13 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.31%) SQL
2 19 (8.60%) Java
3 13 (5.88%) Perl
3 13 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.81%) C
4 4 (1.81%) C#
4 4 (1.81%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.36%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.36%) Python
6 2 (0.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.45%) Lingo
7 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (12.67%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (6.79%) Degree
3 13 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.43%) CISSP
5 10 (4.52%) CISM
5 10 (4.52%) Security Cleared
6 9 (4.07%) CCNA
6 9 (4.07%) CCNP
6 9 (4.07%) SC Cleared
7 8 (3.62%) CISA
8 6 (2.71%) MCP
9 4 (1.81%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.81%) MCSE
9 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.36%) CCDA
10 3 (1.36%) MCSA
11 2 (0.90%) Avaya Certification
11 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.90%) MCITP
12 1 (0.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (26.70%) SLA
2 12 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.52%) PCI DSS
4 7 (3.17%) QA
5 3 (1.36%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.45%) MISRA
6 1 (0.45%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (12.22%) Active Directory
2 25 (11.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 9 (4.07%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.81%) NFS
5 4 (1.81%) XenApp
6 3 (1.36%) Sendmail
6 3 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.90%) Docker
8 1 (0.45%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 11 (4.98%) SCCM
2 6 (2.71%) WSUS
3 4 (1.81%) EdgeSight
3 4 (1.81%) SCOM
4 1 (0.45%) Cacti
4 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.45%) Nagios
4 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (22.17%) Microsoft
2 37 (16.74%) Remedy
3 27 (12.22%) VMware
4 25 (11.31%) Cisco
5 20 (9.05%) Citrix
6 16 (7.24%) ServiceNow
7 14 (6.33%) Oracle
8 10 (4.52%) HP
9 7 (3.17%) SolarWinds
9 7 (3.17%) Sybase
10 6 (2.71%) Fujitsu
10 6 (2.71%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.36%) Apple
11 3 (1.36%) Avaya
11 3 (1.36%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.36%) IBM
11 3 (1.36%) Lotus
11 3 (1.36%) Proofpoint
12 2 (0.90%) EMC
12 2 (0.90%) Intel Security
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