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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 184 150 138
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -12
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 46 61 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 1.21% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.46% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 38 50 33
Average salary £37,750 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,341 £24,750 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £56,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,150 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +0.37%
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
4885 4169 3493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.86% 82.73% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4028 3570 2817
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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 -4 31 £38,000 -18.27% 2
Warwickshire -16 5 £28,341 -29.14%
West Bromwich - 4 £28,500 -
Solihull +14 1 - -
Shropshire +10 1 - -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 77 (75.49%) ITIL
2 37 (36.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 33 (32.35%) Incident Management
4 30 (29.41%) Service Management
5 28 (27.45%) Service Delivery
6 23 (22.55%) Change Management
6 23 (22.55%) Degree
7 18 (17.65%) ITIL V3
7 18 (17.65%) SLA
8 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
9 14 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (12.75%) PRINCE2
10 13 (12.75%) Windows
11 12 (11.76%) Management Information System
12 11 (10.78%) ServiceNow
13 10 (9.80%) Trend Analysis
13 10 (9.80%) Remedy
13 10 (9.80%) Project Management
13 10 (9.80%) Data Centre
14 9 (8.82%) SQL
14 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
14 9 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (8.82%) Release Management
15 8 (7.84%) ITSM
15 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
15 8 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (7.84%) Coaching
16 7 (6.86%) Line Management
16 7 (6.86%) Avaya
16 7 (6.86%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.98%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) LAN
1 6 (5.88%) WAN
2 3 (2.94%) Firewall
2 3 (2.94%) Kerberos
2 3 (2.94%) SAN
3 2 (1.96%) DMZ
3 2 (1.96%) DNS
3 2 (1.96%) Network Security
3 2 (1.96%) PABX
3 2 (1.96%) VoIP
3 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.98%) BGP
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.98%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.98%) Internet
4 1 (0.98%) OSPF
4 1 (0.98%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (2.94%) SSDT
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.98%) Hudson
2 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (6.86%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Retail
3 4 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.96%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Law
5 2 (1.96%) Publishing
6 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.98%) Legal
6 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (19.61%) Problem Manager
2 17 (16.67%) Analyst
3 16 (15.69%) Service Manager
4 11 (10.78%) Delivery Manager
5 9 (8.82%) Services Delivery Manager
6 7 (6.86%) IT Manager
6 7 (6.86%) IT Services Manager
7 6 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
7 6 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 5 (4.90%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.90%) Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Coordinator
8 5 (4.90%) Incident Manager
8 5 (4.90%) IT Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) IT Support
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Manager
9 4 (3.92%) ICT Coordinator
9 4 (3.92%) ICT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) .NET
2 2 (1.96%) CSS
2 2 (1.96%) HTML
2 2 (1.96%) Middleware
3 1 (0.98%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.80%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.92%) CMDB
5 4 (3.92%) e-Learning
5 4 (3.92%) Life Science
6 3 (2.94%) Clustering
6 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Licensing
6 3 (2.94%) Replication
7 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) Fintech
8 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.75%) Windows
2 5 (4.90%) Linux
2 5 (4.90%) Unix
3 2 (1.96%) Android
3 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (75.49%) ITIL
2 37 (36.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 33 (32.35%) Incident Management
4 30 (29.41%) Service Management
5 28 (27.45%) Service Delivery
6 23 (22.55%) Change Management
7 18 (17.65%) ITIL V3
8 13 (12.75%) PRINCE2
9 10 (9.80%) Project Management
9 10 (9.80%) Trend Analysis
10 9 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (8.82%) Release Management
11 8 (7.84%) Coaching
11 8 (7.84%) ITSM
12 7 (6.86%) Line Management
13 6 (5.88%) Capacity Management
13 6 (5.88%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.82%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) Lingo
3 2 (1.96%) C#
3 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.98%) ABAP
4 1 (0.98%) Java
4 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.98%) Python
4 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (22.55%) Degree
2 8 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.90%) Avaya Certification
3 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.92%) MCSE
4 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.94%) CCNA
5 3 (2.94%) ISEB
5 3 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.94%) MCITP
6 2 (1.96%) CCNP
7 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.98%) PMP
7 1 (0.98%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.98%) QA
3 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.96%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.98%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Nessus
1 1 (0.98%) Nexpose
1 1 (0.98%) Proventia
1 1 (0.98%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.78%) ServiceNow
3 10 (9.80%) Remedy
4 7 (6.86%) Avaya
4 7 (6.86%) Citrix
5 5 (4.90%) Cisco
5 5 (4.90%) VMware
6 4 (3.92%) Oracle
7 3 (2.94%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.94%) SAP
7 3 (2.94%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.96%) Apple
8 2 (1.96%) F5
8 2 (1.96%) Fujitsu
8 2 (1.96%) HP
8 2 (1.96%) IBM
8 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.96%) Syclo
9 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.98%) Mercator
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