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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 125 99 136
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +37
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 93 119 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.65% 2.26% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.89% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 91 101 52
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
4629 4112 3630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.05% 78.16% 75.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4068 3490 3140
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 November 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 24 November 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
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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 -5 69 £56,000 +37.42%
Warwickshire +5 14 £27,850 -33.69%
Coventry -19 5 £42,233 +5.58%
Staffordshire - 1 £72,500 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 99 (66.00%) ITIL
2 87 (58.00%) Incident Management
3 55 (36.67%) Finance
4 53 (35.33%) Service Management
4 53 (35.33%) Change Management
5 31 (20.67%) Service Delivery
5 31 (20.67%) UNIX
6 29 (19.33%) Migration
7 25 (16.67%) Release Management
8 21 (14.00%) SQL
9 19 (12.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (11.33%) Banking
10 17 (11.33%) CMDB
10 17 (11.33%) Solaris
11 16 (10.67%) Time Management
11 16 (10.67%) People Management
12 15 (10.00%) Capacity Management
12 15 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (10.00%) Supplier Management
12 15 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
13 14 (9.33%) Apache
13 14 (9.33%) Tomcat
13 14 (9.33%) Sun
14 13 (8.67%) BMC
14 13 (8.67%) Linux
14 13 (8.67%) Oracle
14 13 (8.67%) Data Migration
14 13 (8.67%) Life Science
14 13 (8.67%) SC Cleared
14 13 (8.67%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 14 (9.33%) Apache
1 14 (9.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.00%) SAS
4 4 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.33%) JBoss
5 2 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.00%) assyst
2 3 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.33%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) WAN
1 4 (2.67%) LAN
2 3 (2.00%) Intranet
2 3 (2.00%) Internet
2 3 (2.00%) Wireless
3 2 (1.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (1.33%) LDAP
3 2 (1.33%) Firewall
3 2 (1.33%) DNS
3 2 (1.33%) DHCP
3 2 (1.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.67%) VPN
4 1 (0.67%) SAN
4 1 (0.67%) VoIP
4 1 (0.67%) MPLS
4 1 (0.67%) Network Security
4 1 (0.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.33%) Base SAS
2 5 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (2.67%) MarkLogic
4 2 (1.33%) MS Access
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) ClearQuest
General
1 55 (36.67%) Finance
2 17 (11.33%) Banking
3 9 (6.00%) Front Office
4 7 (4.67%) Back Office
5 4 (2.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.33%) Legal
6 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (14.67%) Analyst
1 22 (14.67%) Incident Manager
2 16 (10.67%) Major Incident Manager
3 13 (8.67%) Architect
3 13 (8.67%) Service Manager
4 8 (5.33%) Service Analyst
5 7 (4.67%) Support Analyst
5 7 (4.67%) Coordinator
5 7 (4.67%) Service Delivery Coordinator
6 6 (4.00%) Head of IT
6 6 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (3.33%) Administrator
7 5 (3.33%) Support Specialist
7 5 (3.33%) Applications Support
7 5 (3.33%) SAS Administrator
7 5 (3.33%) Head of Service Delivery
8 4 (2.67%) Middleware Engineer
8 4 (2.67%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (2.67%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.33%) Middleware
2 7 (4.67%) J2EE
3 4 (2.67%) XML
3 4 (2.67%) Flash
3 4 (2.67%) JMS
3 4 (2.67%) D-Bus
3 4 (2.67%) HTML
4 2 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) CMDB
2 13 (8.67%) Life Science
3 9 (6.00%) Open Source
4 8 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.67%) Statistics
7 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.67%) Social Media
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.67%) UNIX
2 17 (11.33%) Solaris
3 13 (8.67%) Linux
4 9 (6.00%) Windows
5 2 (1.33%) AIX
5 2 (1.33%) Windows 2000
5 2 (1.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.33%) SUSE
5 2 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (66.00%) ITIL
2 87 (58.00%) Incident Management
3 53 (35.33%) Service Management
3 53 (35.33%) Change Management
4 31 (20.67%) Service Delivery
5 29 (19.33%) Migration
6 25 (16.67%) Release Management
7 19 (12.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (10.67%) Time Management
8 16 (10.67%) People Management
9 15 (10.00%) Capacity Management
9 15 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 15 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
10 13 (8.67%) Data Migration
11 12 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (7.33%) Data Analysis
13 7 (4.67%) Statistical Analysis
14 6 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (2.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.00%) SQL
2 8 (5.33%) Java
3 6 (4.00%) Perl
4 2 (1.33%) C#
4 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.33%) VB
4 2 (1.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (8.67%) SC Cleared
1 13 (8.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (5.33%) Degree
4 4 (2.67%) SAS Certification
5 3 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.33%) MCTS
6 2 (1.33%) MCITP
6 2 (1.33%) HNC
6 2 (1.33%) HND
6 2 (1.33%) MCSE
6 2 (1.33%) CCNA
7 1 (0.67%) ISEB
7 1 (0.67%) CISSP
7 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.00%) SLA
2 5 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.33%) XenApp
2 2 (1.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.33%) vSphere
2 2 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 14 (9.33%) Sun
2 13 (8.67%) Oracle
2 13 (8.67%) BMC
3 12 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.67%) VMware
5 6 (4.00%) Remedy
6 5 (3.33%) Cisco
6 5 (3.33%) Axway
7 2 (1.33%) SAP
7 2 (1.33%) Citrix
7 2 (1.33%) CA
8 1 (0.67%) NetApp
8 1 (0.67%) webMethods
8 1 (0.67%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.67%) Avaya
8 1 (0.67%) HP
8 1 (0.67%) Dell
8 1 (0.67%) IBM
8 1 (0.67%) RedPrairie
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago