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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
England / Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 138 182
Rank change year-on-year -45 +44  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 105 178 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.35% 1.86% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 2.10% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72 111 89
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% -2.38%  

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6855 8458 8434
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 88.03% 88.55% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22466 26261 28170
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
West Midlands -23 91 £42,500 -5.55% 7
East Midlands +2 14 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Problem Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 112 (56.28%) ITIL
2 62 (31.16%) Change Management
3 61 (30.65%) Service Management
4 60 (30.15%) Windows
5 58 (29.15%) Microsoft
5 58 (29.15%) Service Delivery
5 58 (29.15%) Data Centre
6 42 (21.11%) Incident Management
7 40 (20.10%) VMware
8 36 (18.09%) SLA
9 33 (16.58%) Active Directory
10 31 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (15.08%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (14.57%) Cisco
13 28 (14.07%) Linux
13 28 (14.07%) Cisco Certification
13 28 (14.07%) Line Management
13 28 (14.07%) Windows Server
13 28 (14.07%) ITIL V3
14 27 (13.57%) Hyper-V
15 26 (13.07%) WAN
15 26 (13.07%) Firewall
16 25 (12.56%) Management Information System
16 25 (12.56%) Finance
17 24 (12.06%) DNS
17 24 (12.06%) CCNA
17 24 (12.06%) Root Cause Analysis
18 23 (11.56%) VPN
19 22 (11.06%) CCNP
20 20 (10.05%) HP

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 11 (5.53%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.52%) JBoss
3 6 (3.02%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.02%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.51%) Apache
4 5 (2.51%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.01%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (2.01%) IIS
6 2 (1.01%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.01%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.50%) Confluence
7 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (6.53%) assyst
2 8 (4.02%) SAP MM
3 7 (3.52%) Workfront
4 3 (1.51%) Sentinel
5 2 (1.01%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.50%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.53%) Office 365
3 8 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.02%) OpenShift
4 6 (3.02%) PaaS
5 3 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.51%) IaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.50%) Apcera
6 1 (0.50%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.50%) SaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.07%) Firewall
1 26 (13.07%) WAN
2 24 (12.06%) DNS
3 23 (11.56%) VPN
4 20 (10.05%) DHCP
5 18 (9.05%) LAN
5 18 (9.05%) SAN
6 17 (8.54%) VLAN
7 16 (8.04%) TCP/IP
8 13 (6.53%) Network Security
8 13 (6.53%) VoIP
9 12 (6.03%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (5.03%) NAS
11 8 (4.02%) iSCSI
11 8 (4.02%) WLAN
12 7 (3.52%) MPLS
13 6 (3.02%) 802.11
13 6 (3.02%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (3.02%) IPv4
13 6 (3.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.01%) MySQL
3 3 (1.51%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.01%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.50%) JIRA
General
1 25 (12.56%) Finance
2 16 (8.04%) Retail
3 10 (5.03%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.03%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.02%) Back Office
5 3 (1.51%) Banking
5 3 (1.51%) Publishing
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (22.61%) Analyst
2 22 (11.06%) Service Manager
3 21 (10.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (9.05%) Network Engineer
4 18 (9.05%) Technical Leader
5 13 (6.53%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.03%) Support Analyst
7 10 (5.03%) Head of Delivery
7 10 (5.03%) Head of Service Delivery
7 10 (5.03%) Operations Analyst
7 10 (5.03%) Problem Manager
8 9 (4.52%) Administrator
8 9 (4.52%) Delivery Manager
8 9 (4.52%) Services Delivery Manager
9 8 (4.02%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (4.02%) IT Manager
9 8 (4.02%) Network Administrator
9 8 (4.02%) Security Analyst
9 8 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (4.02%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.02%) 802.1X
2 7 (3.52%) J2EE
3 6 (3.02%) Middleware
3 6 (3.02%) Web Services
4 3 (1.51%) SOAP
4 3 (1.51%) Velocity
5 2 (1.01%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.01%) JMS
5 2 (1.01%) JPA
5 2 (1.01%) REST
5 2 (1.01%) Spring
5 2 (1.01%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.50%) .NET
6 1 (0.50%) EDI
6 1 (0.50%) JSON
6 1 (0.50%) LAMP
6 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (29.15%) Data Centre
2 30 (15.08%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (12.56%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.53%) Freedom of Information
5 10 (5.03%) Cyber Attack
6 7 (3.52%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.01%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.01%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.51%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.51%) CESG
8 3 (1.51%) Clustering
8 3 (1.51%) Replication
8 3 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.01%) PKI
9 2 (1.01%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.01%) Social Media
9 2 (1.01%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.50%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 60 (30.15%) Windows
2 28 (14.07%) Linux
2 28 (14.07%) Windows Server
3 14 (7.04%) Windows 7
4 10 (5.03%) Windows 10
4 10 (5.03%) Windows 8
4 10 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.02%) Unix
6 6 (3.02%) Windows Vista
7 4 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.01%) VyOS
8 2 (1.01%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.50%) AIX
9 1 (0.50%) Android
9 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.50%) SUSE
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (56.28%) ITIL
2 62 (31.16%) Change Management
3 61 (30.65%) Service Management
4 58 (29.15%) Service Delivery
5 42 (21.11%) Incident Management
6 28 (14.07%) ITIL V3
6 28 (14.07%) Line Management
7 24 (12.06%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (9.05%) Data Protection
9 17 (8.54%) Change Control
9 17 (8.54%) Matrix Management
10 16 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (7.54%) Configuration Management
11 15 (7.54%) Information Security
11 15 (7.54%) Mentoring
11 15 (7.54%) Network Management
12 13 (6.53%) ITSM
12 13 (6.53%) SIEM
13 12 (6.03%) High Availability
13 12 (6.03%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.54%) PowerShell
2 14 (7.04%) SQL
3 6 (3.02%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.02%) Java
4 4 (2.01%) VBScript
5 3 (1.51%) Python
6 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.50%) C
7 1 (0.50%) C#
7 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.50%) Perl
7 1 (0.50%) PHP
7 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.50%) Ruby
7 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (14.07%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (12.06%) CCNA
3 22 (11.06%) CCNP
4 20 (10.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (8.04%) Degree
6 15 (7.54%) MCSE
6 15 (7.54%) Security Cleared
7 14 (7.04%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (7.04%) SC Cleared
8 13 (6.53%) CISM
8 13 (6.53%) CISSP
9 10 (5.03%) MCSA
10 8 (4.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (4.02%) MCP
11 6 (3.02%) Master's Degree
12 5 (2.51%) MCITP
13 4 (2.01%) CCIE
14 3 (1.51%) CISA
15 2 (1.01%) MCSD
15 2 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (18.09%) SLA
2 5 (2.51%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.51%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.51%) PMO
3 3 (1.51%) QA
4 2 (1.01%) COBIT
4 2 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.50%) HL7
5 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (16.58%) Active Directory
2 31 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (13.57%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.52%) Firmware
5 4 (2.01%) Docker
6 3 (1.51%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.51%) vSphere
6 3 (1.51%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.01%) pfSense
7 2 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.50%) NDS
8 1 (0.50%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (8.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (6.53%) SCCM
3 10 (5.03%) QRadar
4 8 (4.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (2.51%) Nagios
5 5 (2.51%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.51%) WSUS
6 4 (2.01%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.01%) SCOM
7 3 (1.51%) Ansible
7 3 (1.51%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.01%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.50%) Linux-HA
9 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.50%) Puppet
9 1 (0.50%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 58 (29.15%) Microsoft
2 40 (20.10%) VMware
3 29 (14.57%) Cisco
4 20 (10.05%) HP
5 15 (7.54%) IBM
6 13 (6.53%) ProCurve
7 9 (4.52%) Avaya
7 9 (4.52%) ServiceNow
7 9 (4.52%) SolarWinds
8 8 (4.02%) Citrix
8 8 (4.02%) Juniper
8 8 (4.02%) LANDesk
8 8 (4.02%) Palo Alto
8 8 (4.02%) Riverbed
8 8 (4.02%) SAP
9 7 (3.52%) EMC
9 7 (3.52%) Remedy
10 6 (3.02%) Dell
10 6 (3.02%) Fujitsu
11 5 (2.51%) Brocade
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum £32,000 plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £22,000.00 - £26,000.00
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 76,830 per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago