Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Problem Manager was £59,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Manager
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 826 877
Rank change year-on-year +34 +51 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 53 17 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.071% 0.023% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.024% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 40 8 50
London median annual salary £59,000 £46,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.57% -28.85% +52.94%
10th Percentile £49,688 £41,117 £41,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.18% +29.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Problem Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Problem Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Manager in London

Problem Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Problem Manager in London

Problem Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Manager in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Manager in London

Problem Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +5 10 £55,000 -4.35%
West London - 6 £58,000 - 1
South London +8 3 £61,000 +43.90%
Problem Manager
England

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Problem Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Problem Manager in the job title.

1 47 (88.68%) ITIL
1 47 (88.68%) Problem Management
2 26 (49.06%) ITSM
2 26 (49.06%) Finance
3 19 (35.85%) Service Delivery
4 17 (32.08%) Degree
5 15 (28.30%) Service Delivery Management
6 14 (26.42%) Change Management
6 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
6 14 (26.42%) Unix
6 14 (26.42%) Windows
7 13 (24.53%) NetScaler
7 13 (24.53%) Incident Management
7 13 (24.53%) Hedge funds
7 13 (24.53%) Proactive Management
7 13 (24.53%) Service Management
7 13 (24.53%) Solaris
7 13 (24.53%) SQL
7 13 (24.53%) Oracle
7 13 (24.53%) Sybase
7 13 (24.53%) Cisco
7 13 (24.53%) IBM
7 13 (24.53%) Hitachi
7 13 (24.53%) Veritas
7 13 (24.53%) Financial Institution
8 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (15.09%) Banking
9 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (13.21%) SharePoint

Problem Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Financial Institution
3 8 (15.09%) Banking
4 6 (11.32%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.55%) Publishing
5 4 (7.55%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Hedge funds
2 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Unix
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Solaris
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (88.68%) ITIL
1 47 (88.68%) Problem Management
2 26 (49.06%) ITSM
3 19 (35.85%) Service Delivery
4 15 (28.30%) Service Delivery Management
5 14 (26.42%) Change Management
6 13 (24.53%) Incident Management
6 13 (24.53%) Proactive Management
6 13 (24.53%) Service Management
7 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.21%) ITIL V3
9 7 (13.21%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (11.32%) Analytics
10 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (11.32%) Trend Analysis
11 5 (9.43%) Project Management
12 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity
12 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) C
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) ISEB
2 7 (13.21%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) XenApp
2 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) Cisco
2 13 (24.53%) Hitachi
2 13 (24.53%) IBM
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle
2 13 (24.53%) Sybase
2 13 (24.53%) Veritas
3 6 (11.32%) ServiceNow
4 5 (9.43%) VMware
5 3 (5.66%) Remedy
6 2 (3.77%) KANA
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) Symantec