The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Problem Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 90 93 81
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 34 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.86% 1.74% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.00% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 23
Median salary £29,500 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.23% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £67,500 £60,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

Problem Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1649 2050 1431
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 90.06% 87.20% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1572 1184
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,622 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Problem Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Birmingham

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Problem Management in Birmingham

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Birmingham

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 52 (57.14%) Change Management
2 51 (56.04%) ITIL
3 45 (49.45%) Service Management
4 34 (37.36%) Incident Management
5 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
5 29 (31.87%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (31.87%) Data Centre
6 28 (30.77%) Management Information System
7 26 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 26 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 24 (26.37%) MS Excel
9 21 (23.08%) Windows
9 21 (23.08%) Active Directory
10 20 (21.98%) Citrix
11 19 (20.88%) Finance
11 19 (20.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (19.78%) assyst
13 17 (18.68%) VMware
13 17 (18.68%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (18.68%) ITIL V3
13 17 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (16.48%) Retail
14 15 (16.48%) Hyper-V
15 14 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
15 14 (15.38%) Data Protection
15 14 (15.38%) PCI DSS
15 14 (15.38%) SC Cleared
15 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
15 14 (15.38%) SIEM
15 14 (15.38%) Process Improvement

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.40%) IIS
3 3 (3.30%) Apache
3 3 (3.30%) JBoss
3 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.10%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (26.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (19.78%) assyst
2 14 (15.38%) Sentinel
3 4 (4.40%) Misys Midas
3 4 (4.40%) Workfront
4 1 (1.10%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.10%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.10%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.19%) LAN
1 12 (13.19%) WAN
2 10 (10.99%) VoIP
3 8 (8.79%) Firewall
4 7 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (4.40%) DHCP
5 4 (4.40%) DNS
5 4 (4.40%) Network Security
6 3 (3.30%) PABX
7 1 (1.10%) NAS
7 1 (1.10%) SAN
7 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 15 (16.48%) Retail
3 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (17.58%) Support Engineer
2 14 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 14 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 14 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 14 (15.38%) Security Officer
3 12 (13.19%) Information Officer
3 12 (13.19%) Information Security Officer
4 11 (12.09%) Analyst
4 11 (12.09%) Problem Manager
5 8 (8.79%) Technical Leader
6 7 (7.69%) Head of Service Management
7 6 (6.59%) Network Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Head of IT
8 4 (4.40%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Technology Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Data Network Analyst
9 3 (3.30%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.87%) Analytical Skills
1 29 (31.87%) Data Centre
2 28 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 14 (15.38%) CESG
3 14 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 14 (15.38%) Freedom of Information
3 14 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.40%) CMDB
5 3 (3.30%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Windows
2 6 (6.59%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.40%) Linux
3 4 (4.40%) Unix
4 1 (1.10%) Solaris
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (57.14%) Change Management
2 51 (56.04%) ITIL
3 45 (49.45%) Service Management
4 34 (37.36%) Incident Management
5 26 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 26 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 19 (20.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (18.68%) ITIL V3
8 14 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement Process
8 14 (15.38%) Cryptography
8 14 (15.38%) Data Protection
8 14 (15.38%) Data Security
8 14 (15.38%) Information Security
8 14 (15.38%) IT Audit
8 14 (15.38%) IT Governance
8 14 (15.38%) Process Improvement
8 14 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 14 (15.38%) SIEM
9 12 (13.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.40%) SQL
2 3 (3.30%) Java
2 3 (3.30%) Perl
2 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (15.38%) CISA
2 14 (15.38%) CISM
2 14 (15.38%) CISSP
2 14 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) CCNA
3 7 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.49%) CCNP
5 4 (4.40%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.10%) MCP
7 1 (1.10%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
1 14 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 14 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (15.38%) PCI DSS
1 14 (15.38%) QA
2 11 (12.09%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (16.48%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (4.40%) NFS
4 4 (4.40%) XenApp
5 1 (1.10%) Firmware
5 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.40%) EdgeSight
3 2 (2.20%) SCOM
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.10%) SCCM
4 1 (1.10%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.98%) Citrix
3 17 (18.68%) VMware
4 13 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 10 (10.99%) Remedy
6 7 (7.69%) Avaya
7 5 (5.49%) Cisco
8 4 (4.40%) LANDesk
8 4 (4.40%) Mitel
9 3 (3.30%) Oracle
10 1 (1.10%) Cognos
10 1 (1.10%) CommVault
10 1 (1.10%) Dell
10 1 (1.10%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.10%) EMC
10 1 (1.10%) Netezza
10 1 (1.10%) SAP
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £300 - £330 per day + Likelihood of extension
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 22 days ago