Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 221 201
Rank change year-on-year +13 -20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 200 191 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.35% 1.24% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.38% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 128 130 174
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £24,488 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,250 £70,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Problem Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,325 13,833 16,924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.27% 89.87% 89.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10,569 11,298 13,415
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Problem Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in the Midlands

Problem Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in the Midlands

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in the Midlands

Problem Management
Job Locations in the 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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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
West Midlands -22 113 £42,500 +8.97% 17
East Midlands +55 90 £42,500 -0.58% 8
Problem Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 117 (58.50%) ITIL
2 55 (27.50%) SLA
2 55 (27.50%) Service Management
2 55 (27.50%) Incident Management
3 46 (23.00%) Microsoft
4 44 (22.00%) Windows
4 44 (22.00%) Change Management
5 40 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 40 (20.00%) ITSM
6 37 (18.50%) ITIL V3
7 32 (16.00%) SC Cleared
7 32 (16.00%) Security Cleared
7 32 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (14.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 28 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
9 27 (13.50%) SQL
10 26 (13.00%) Windows Server
11 25 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (12.50%) C#
11 25 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (12.50%) Finance
12 24 (12.00%) Remedy
12 24 (12.00%) Active Directory
13 22 (11.00%) .NET
13 22 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (10.50%) Supplier Management
15 20 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (10.00%) Data Centre
16 18 (9.00%) Customer Requirements
16 18 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 14 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.50%) Skype for Business
3 8 (4.00%) Moodle
4 7 (3.50%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (3.00%) IIS
6 5 (2.50%) Apache
6 5 (2.50%) CMS
7 3 (1.50%) Confluence
7 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.50%) JBoss
9 1 (0.50%) nginx
9 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (9.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.50%) assyst
3 5 (2.50%) Sentinel
4 4 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (1.00%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.50%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.50%) Office 365
3 5 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.50%) Boomi
5 1 (0.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.00%) WAN
2 13 (6.50%) LAN
3 12 (6.00%) Firewall
4 10 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.50%) DNS
6 7 (3.50%) Internet
6 7 (3.50%) MPLS
6 7 (3.50%) VPN
7 6 (3.00%) Skype
7 6 (3.00%) Telnet
7 6 (3.00%) Wireshark
8 5 (2.50%) FTP
8 5 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (2.00%) IPsec
10 3 (1.50%) BGP
10 3 (1.50%) DSL
10 3 (1.50%) EIGRP
10 3 (1.50%) OSPF
11 2 (1.00%) DMZ
11 2 (1.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.00%) MySQL
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.50%) Selenium
2 3 (1.50%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.00%) JIRA
4 1 (0.50%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.50%) Maven
4 1 (0.50%) MSI
4 1 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 25 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (2.50%) Retail
3 3 (1.50%) Banking
3 3 (1.50%) Billing
3 3 (1.50%) Legal
4 1 (0.50%) Automotive
4 1 (0.50%) Games
4 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (27.00%) Analyst
2 24 (12.00%) Developer
2 24 (12.00%) Incident Manager
3 22 (11.00%) Applications Support
4 18 (9.00%) Service Manager
4 18 (9.00%) Support Analyst
5 16 (8.00%) Major Incident Manager
6 15 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 15 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 14 (7.00%) Problem Manager
8 12 (6.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 12 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (6.00%) Analyst Developer
8 12 (6.00%) IT Manager
9 10 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
9 10 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) IT Analyst
9 10 (5.00%) IT Support
10 9 (4.50%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.00%) .NET
2 10 (5.00%) Web Services
3 8 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (3.50%) HTML
5 6 (3.00%) Ajax
5 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (3.00%) CSS
5 6 (3.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (3.00%) jQuery
5 6 (3.00%) WCF
6 5 (2.50%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.50%) LAMP
7 1 (0.50%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.50%) Middleware
7 1 (0.50%) React
7 1 (0.50%) Velocity
7 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 14 (7.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.00%) Video\Live Streaming
4 12 (6.00%) VLE
5 9 (4.50%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.50%) CESG
6 5 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.00%) Replication
7 4 (2.00%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.50%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.50%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.00%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.00%) EFT
9 2 (1.00%) PKI
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.50%) iSeries
10 1 (0.50%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.00%) Windows
2 26 (13.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (8.50%) Windows 7
4 16 (8.00%) Linux
5 14 (7.00%) Windows 10
6 12 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.00%) Unix
9 5 (2.50%) Solaris
10 4 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.50%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.00%) Android
12 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.00%) HPUX
12 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (58.50%) ITIL
2 55 (27.50%) Incident Management
2 55 (27.50%) Service Management
3 44 (22.00%) Change Management
4 40 (20.00%) ITSM
4 40 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 37 (18.50%) ITIL V3
6 32 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
7 28 (14.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 25 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (10.50%) Supplier Management
10 20 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (9.00%) Customer Requirements
12 14 (7.00%) Project Management
13 12 (6.00%) Coaching
13 12 (6.00%) Data Integration
13 12 (6.00%) MVC
14 11 (5.50%) ERP
14 11 (5.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.50%) SQL
2 25 (12.50%) C#
3 16 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.00%) PowerShell
5 10 (5.00%) Java
6 6 (3.00%) VBA
7 5 (2.50%) Perl
7 5 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.00%) PHP
9 3 (1.50%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.00%) Python
10 2 (1.00%) VB
10 2 (1.00%) VBScript
11 1 (0.50%) Lingo
11 1 (0.50%) RPG
11 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 32 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.00%) CISSP
5 7 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.00%) CCNA
7 5 (2.50%) CISA
7 5 (2.50%) CISM
7 5 (2.50%) MCSE
8 4 (2.00%) Degree
9 3 (1.50%) CCNP
9 3 (1.50%) CCSA
9 3 (1.50%) CEH
9 3 (1.50%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (1.00%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.50%) MCSA
11 1 (0.50%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (27.50%) SLA
2 11 (5.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (5.00%) PCI DSS
4 9 (4.50%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (3.00%) QA
6 5 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (2.00%) GDPR
8 3 (1.50%) COBIT
8 3 (1.50%) PMO
9 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.50%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.00%) XenApp
5 3 (1.50%) vSphere
6 2 (1.00%) Firmware
6 2 (1.00%) NFS
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (5.50%) BMC PATROL
2 10 (5.00%) SCCM
3 4 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.50%) Puppet
4 3 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.00%) Automic
5 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.50%) Ansible
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.50%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.50%) SCOM
6 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.50%) SELinux
6 1 (0.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 46 (23.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.00%) Remedy
3 14 (7.00%) VMware
4 13 (6.50%) ServiceNow
5 11 (5.50%) BMC
5 11 (5.50%) Nimsoft
5 11 (5.50%) Oracle
6 10 (5.00%) Cisco
7 7 (3.50%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.00%) Citrix
8 6 (3.00%) Sitecore
9 5 (2.50%) HP
10 4 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.50%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.00%) Acronis
12 2 (1.00%) Capita
12 2 (1.00%) hybris
12 2 (1.00%) SAP
12 2 (1.00%) Veeam
13 1 (0.50%) Ivanti