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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 113 149 186
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +37
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 132 78 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.19% 1.32% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 1.52% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 68 50 24
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.91%
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
5249 5129 4482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.92% 87.09% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 4168 3718
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,405
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +35 106 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Shropshire -14 5 £35,000 - 1
Staffordshire +2 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Warwickshire +9 2 - -
Coventry -3 2 £27,500 -33.33%
Walsall - 2 £36,000 -
West Bromwich -2 1 £16,500 -26.66%
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 198 (83.90%) ITIL
2 106 (44.92%) Incident Management
3 89 (37.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 66 (27.97%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (26.69%) Service Management
6 56 (23.73%) SLA
7 54 (22.88%) Remedy
8 50 (21.19%) Trend Analysis
9 49 (20.76%) Manufacturing
10 48 (20.34%) Service Delivery
10 48 (20.34%) Change Management
11 47 (19.92%) Life Science
12 46 (19.49%) ITIL Certification
13 40 (16.95%) People Management
14 39 (16.53%) Continuous Improvement
15 34 (14.41%) Mentoring
16 33 (13.98%) assyst
17 31 (13.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 28 (11.86%) Finance
18 28 (11.86%) Windows
19 27 (11.44%) Service Desk Management
20 25 (10.59%) ITIL V3
21 24 (10.17%) Business Continuity
22 23 (9.75%) Management Information System
23 22 (9.32%) Microsoft
24 21 (8.90%) Data Centre
25 19 (8.05%) Avaya
26 18 (7.63%) Avaya Certification
26 18 (7.63%) Information Security
27 17 (7.20%) Linux

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 7 (2.97%) MS Exchange
1 7 (2.97%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (2.54%) CMS
3 5 (2.12%) Apache
4 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.27%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.27%) MindAlign
5 3 (1.27%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.85%) JBoss
6 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.66%) MS Office
3 4 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 33 (13.98%) assyst
2 4 (1.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.85%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.42%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.85%) Office 365
2 2 (0.85%) OpenShift
2 2 (0.85%) PaaS
3 1 (0.42%) IaaS
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.78%) Firewall
1 16 (6.78%) WAN
2 14 (5.93%) LAN
3 9 (3.81%) DHCP
4 7 (2.97%) VPN
4 7 (2.97%) Wireless
5 6 (2.54%) DNS
5 6 (2.54%) SMTP
5 6 (2.54%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.12%) Internet
6 5 (2.12%) SSL
7 4 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.69%) VoIP
7 4 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.27%) IMAP
8 3 (1.27%) LDAP
8 3 (1.27%) Network Security
8 3 (1.27%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (1.27%) PABX
8 3 (1.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
1 3 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) PVCS
2 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.42%) JUnit
2 1 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 49 (20.76%) Manufacturing
2 28 (11.86%) Finance
3 15 (6.36%) Banking
4 13 (5.51%) Retail
5 10 (4.24%) German Language
6 8 (3.39%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.97%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.12%) Military
9 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.85%) Advertising
10 2 (0.85%) Legal
10 2 (0.85%) Publishing
11 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (18.22%) Problem Manager
2 37 (15.68%) Analyst
3 19 (8.05%) Senior Manager
4 17 (7.20%) Incident Manager
5 16 (6.78%) Major Incident Manager
5 16 (6.78%) Support Engineer
6 15 (6.36%) Avaya Engineer
6 15 (6.36%) Avaya Support Engineer
7 14 (5.93%) Senior Problem Manager
8 11 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (4.66%) Service Analyst
9 10 (4.24%) Team Leader
10 9 (3.81%) IT Analyst
10 9 (3.81%) Security Analyst
10 9 (3.81%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.39%) Network Engineer
11 8 (3.39%) Support Team Leader
12 7 (2.97%) Applications Support
12 7 (2.97%) Senior Security Analyst
13 6 (2.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.12%) WAP
2 4 (1.69%) .NET
2 4 (1.69%) Apache Sling
2 4 (1.69%) JSP
2 4 (1.69%) OSGi
2 4 (1.69%) Spring
2 4 (1.69%) Struts
2 4 (1.69%) Web Services
3 3 (1.27%) Java EE
3 3 (1.27%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (1.27%) Middleware
4 1 (0.42%) CSS
4 1 (0.42%) D-Bus
4 1 (0.42%) EDI
4 1 (0.42%) JMS
4 1 (0.42%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.42%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (27.97%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (19.92%) Life Science
3 23 (9.75%) Management Information System
4 21 (8.90%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.54%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.54%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.12%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.12%) Social Media
7 4 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.69%) PKI
8 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.27%) Statistics
9 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.85%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.42%) Handset
10 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.86%) Windows
2 17 (7.20%) Linux
2 17 (7.20%) Unix
3 13 (5.51%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.54%) Solaris
5 5 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.27%) CentOS
6 3 (1.27%) SUSE
7 2 (0.85%) Android
7 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.42%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.42%) VyOS
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (83.90%) ITIL
2 106 (44.92%) Incident Management
3 89 (37.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 63 (26.69%) Service Management
5 50 (21.19%) Trend Analysis
6 48 (20.34%) Change Management
6 48 (20.34%) Service Delivery
7 40 (16.95%) People Management
8 39 (16.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 34 (14.41%) Mentoring
10 31 (13.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 27 (11.44%) Service Desk Management
12 25 (10.59%) ITIL V3
13 24 (10.17%) Business Continuity
14 18 (7.63%) Information Security
15 15 (6.36%) Data Analysis
15 15 (6.36%) Strategic Planning
16 14 (5.93%) Performance Management
16 14 (5.93%) Release Management
17 11 (4.66%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.51%) Java
2 11 (4.66%) PowerShell
3 10 (4.24%) SQL
4 6 (2.54%) Perl
5 5 (2.12%) Python
5 5 (2.12%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.27%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.27%) C
7 2 (0.85%) Lingo
7 2 (0.85%) VB
8 1 (0.42%) ABAP
8 1 (0.42%) Korn
8 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (19.49%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (7.63%) Avaya Certification
3 12 (5.08%) Degree
4 5 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.12%) CISSP
4 5 (2.12%) MCSA
4 5 (2.12%) MCSE
4 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.69%) CCNA
5 4 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (1.69%) MCITP
6 3 (1.27%) CCNP
6 3 (1.27%) CISM
6 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.85%) SANS
8 1 (0.42%) ISEB
8 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.42%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (23.73%) SLA
2 4 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (4.66%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 7 (2.97%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.27%) Sendmail
6 2 (0.85%) Docker
6 2 (0.85%) Snort
7 1 (0.42%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 10 (4.24%) SCCM
2 6 (2.54%) SCOM
3 4 (1.69%) WSUS
4 2 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.85%) Nagios
4 2 (0.85%) Nessus
4 2 (0.85%) Nexpose
4 2 (0.85%) Proventia
4 2 (0.85%) QRadar
5 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.42%) Cacti
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.42%) Control-M
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.42%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 54 (22.88%) Remedy
2 22 (9.32%) Microsoft
3 19 (8.05%) Avaya
4 15 (6.36%) Cisco
5 9 (3.81%) VMware
6 7 (2.97%) Oracle
7 6 (2.54%) Adobe
7 6 (2.54%) LANDesk
7 6 (2.54%) Serena
8 5 (2.12%) HP
8 5 (2.12%) IBM
8 5 (2.12%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.12%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.69%) NetApp
9 4 (1.69%) SAP
10 3 (1.27%) Citrix
10 3 (1.27%) EMC
10 3 (1.27%) F5
10 3 (1.27%) Lotus
10 3 (1.27%) Proofpoint
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