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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 140 163 189
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +26
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 107 66 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.74% 1.23% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.47% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 19
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £53,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
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
5386 4477 4189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.53% 83.67% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4209 3755 3477
Median salary £42,655 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +29 82 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Shropshire -3 8 £27,500 +41.02% 1
Coventry +6 3 £41,000 +27.13% 1
Warwickshire -15 3 £27,000 -32.50%
West Bromwich -5 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Solihull - 1 £20,000 -
Walsall - 1 £36,000 -
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 129 (84.31%) ITIL
2 63 (41.18%) Incident Management
3 60 (39.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 40 (26.14%) Service Management
5 38 (24.84%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (24.18%) Remedy
7 34 (22.22%) SLA
8 29 (18.95%) Service Delivery
8 29 (18.95%) Trend Analysis
9 27 (17.65%) Change Management
10 26 (16.99%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (16.34%) Manufacturing
12 24 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (15.03%) Life Science
14 20 (13.07%) ITIL V3
15 19 (12.42%) Windows
16 18 (11.76%) Service Desk Management
17 17 (11.11%) Mentoring
17 17 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 17 (11.11%) Release Management
17 17 (11.11%) assyst
18 16 (10.46%) Finance
18 16 (10.46%) Avaya
19 15 (9.80%) Business Continuity
20 14 (9.15%) Avaya Certification
21 13 (8.50%) Microsoft
21 13 (8.50%) People Management
22 12 (7.84%) Data Centre
22 12 (7.84%) PRINCE2
22 12 (7.84%) Management Information System

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 5 (3.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (3.27%) CMS
2 3 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.58%) MS Office
3 3 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (11.11%) assyst
2 3 (1.96%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (1.31%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.65%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.19%) LAN
1 11 (7.19%) WAN
2 7 (4.58%) Firewall
3 4 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.96%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.96%) Network Security
4 3 (1.96%) PABX
4 3 (1.96%) SAN
4 3 (1.96%) VoIP
5 2 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.65%) Internet
6 1 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.65%) SSL
6 1 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (1.96%) SSDT
3 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.65%) JUnit
1 1 (0.65%) Selenium
General
1 25 (16.34%) Manufacturing
2 16 (10.46%) Finance
3 7 (4.58%) Retail
4 6 (3.92%) Banking
5 5 (3.27%) German Language
6 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.31%) Advertising
7 2 (1.31%) Publishing
8 1 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (20.92%) Analyst
2 23 (15.03%) Problem Manager
3 18 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 13 (8.50%) Service Manager
5 12 (7.84%) Senior Problem Manager
6 11 (7.19%) Avaya Engineer
6 11 (7.19%) Incident Manager
6 11 (7.19%) Support Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Avaya Support Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Major Incident Manager
7 10 (6.54%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (5.23%) Security Analyst
8 8 (5.23%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.58%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (4.58%) IT Analyst
9 7 (4.58%) IT Manager
9 7 (4.58%) Services Delivery Manager
9 7 (4.58%) Support Analyst
10 6 (3.92%) IT Services Manager
10 6 (3.92%) Senior Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.92%) .NET
2 4 (2.61%) Middleware
3 3 (1.96%) Apache Sling
3 3 (1.96%) JSP
3 3 (1.96%) OSGi
3 3 (1.96%) Spring
3 3 (1.96%) Struts
3 3 (1.96%) Web Services
4 2 (1.31%) CSS
4 2 (1.31%) HTML
5 1 (0.65%) D-Bus
5 1 (0.65%) JMS
5 1 (0.65%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (24.84%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (15.03%) Life Science
3 12 (7.84%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.27%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.61%) CMDB
6 4 (2.61%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.96%) Clustering
7 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Licensing
7 3 (1.96%) Replication
7 3 (1.96%) Social Media
8 2 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.31%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.31%) Statistics
9 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.65%) PKI
9 1 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.42%) Windows
2 11 (7.19%) Unix
3 8 (5.23%) Linux
4 3 (1.96%) Solaris
4 3 (1.96%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.65%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (84.31%) ITIL
2 63 (41.18%) Incident Management
3 60 (39.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 40 (26.14%) Service Management
5 29 (18.95%) Service Delivery
5 29 (18.95%) Trend Analysis
6 27 (17.65%) Change Management
7 24 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (13.07%) ITIL V3
9 18 (11.76%) Service Desk Management
10 17 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 17 (11.11%) Release Management
10 17 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 15 (9.80%) Business Continuity
12 13 (8.50%) People Management
13 12 (7.84%) PRINCE2
14 10 (6.54%) Information Security
14 10 (6.54%) Project Management
15 8 (5.23%) Line Management
16 7 (4.58%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.23%) PowerShell
1 8 (5.23%) SQL
2 4 (2.61%) Java
3 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.31%) Python
3 2 (1.31%) VB
4 1 (0.65%) ABAP
4 1 (0.65%) Korn
4 1 (0.65%) Perl
4 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (16.99%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (9.15%) Avaya Certification
3 11 (7.19%) Degree
4 4 (2.61%) ISEB
4 4 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.61%) MCITP
4 4 (2.61%) MCSE
4 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.61%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.96%) CCNA
5 3 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.31%) CCNP
6 2 (1.31%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) CISM
7 1 (0.65%) CISSP
7 1 (0.65%) MCSA
7 1 (0.65%) MOS
7 1 (0.65%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.61%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.31%) Snort
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (1.31%) Nessus
1 2 (1.31%) Nexpose
1 2 (1.31%) Proventia
1 2 (1.31%) QRadar
1 2 (1.31%) SCCM
1 2 (1.31%) SCOM
2 1 (0.65%) Control-M
2 1 (0.65%) Nagios
2 1 (0.65%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (24.18%) Remedy
2 16 (10.46%) Avaya
3 13 (8.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.54%) ServiceNow
5 6 (3.92%) Cisco
5 6 (3.92%) LANDesk
5 6 (3.92%) Oracle
5 6 (3.92%) Serena
6 5 (3.27%) Adobe
6 5 (3.27%) Citrix
6 5 (3.27%) IBM
6 5 (3.27%) SAP
7 4 (2.61%) VMware
8 3 (1.96%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.31%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.31%) F5
9 2 (1.31%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.31%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.31%) Splunk
9 2 (1.31%) Syclo
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