The median annual salary for a Problem Manager was £44,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Manager
UK
Rank 803 887 813
Rank change year-on-year +84 -74  
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 62 54 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.053% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.055% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 75
Median salary £44,250 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.90% -14.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £47,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year -21.05% +9.82%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80774 98602 101550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.35% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66963 82534 82926
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Problem Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Problem Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Manager in the UK

Problem Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Problem Manager in the UK

Problem Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Manager over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Manager in the UK

Problem Manager
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 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
England +107 45 £52,500 +20.68% 4
London +84 24 £60,000 +41.17% 3
South East +54 13 £52,500 +23.52%
Surrey +53 8 £52,500 +23.52%
City of London +47 5 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Scotland +12 4 £32,000 -22.42%
Bromley -1 4 £60,000 +37.93%
Glasgow - 4 £32,000 -
North West - 3 £41,000 - 1
Manchester - 3 £41,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £75,000 -
West Midlands +29 2 - -
North East - 2 £37,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £51,250 -
Berkshire +31 1 £60,000 +17.64%
Yorkshire +29 1 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire +19 1 £37,500 -
Birmingham +12 1 - -
Maidenhead -1 1 £60,000 -
Southampton - 1 £75,000 -
Redhill - 1 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £37,500 -
Tyneside - 1 £37,500 -

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 featuring Problem Manager in the job title.

1 107 (87.70%) ITIL
2 103 (84.43%) Problem Management
3 50 (40.98%) Incident Management
4 44 (36.07%) Finance
5 42 (34.43%) Service Management
6 38 (31.15%) ITIL Certification
7 34 (27.87%) Service Delivery
8 30 (24.59%) SLA
9 26 (21.31%) Trend Analysis
9 26 (21.31%) Root Cause Analysis
10 23 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (17.21%) Management Information System
12 20 (16.39%) Change Management
12 20 (16.39%) Data Analysis
12 20 (16.39%) ITIL V3
13 19 (15.57%) Process Improvement
14 18 (14.75%) Degree
14 18 (14.75%) User Experience
15 17 (13.93%) Banking
16 16 (13.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
16 16 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (13.11%) Remedy
16 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
16 16 (13.11%) MS Excel
16 16 (13.11%) MS Office
17 15 (12.30%) ServiceNow
18 14 (11.48%) ITSM
19 12 (9.84%) CMDB
19 12 (9.84%) Configuration Management
19 12 (9.84%) Windows

Problem Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (4.10%) IIS
2 1 (0.82%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.82%) JCAPS
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (13.11%) MS Excel
1 16 (13.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.82%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) Firewall
1 2 (1.64%) LAN
1 2 (1.64%) WAN
2 1 (0.82%) 3G
2 1 (0.82%) 4G
2 1 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.82%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
General
1 44 (36.07%) Finance
2 17 (13.93%) Banking
3 7 (5.74%) Retail
4 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) German Language
6 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.46%) Middleware
2 2 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (17.21%) Management Information System
3 18 (14.75%) User Experience
4 12 (9.84%) CMDB
5 8 (6.56%) Virtual Team
6 7 (5.74%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.84%) Windows
2 8 (6.56%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.92%) Linux
5 1 (0.82%) Solaris
5 1 (0.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (87.70%) ITIL
2 103 (84.43%) Problem Management
3 50 (40.98%) Incident Management
4 42 (34.43%) Service Management
5 34 (27.87%) Service Delivery
6 26 (21.31%) Root Cause Analysis
6 26 (21.31%) Trend Analysis
7 20 (16.39%) Change Management
7 20 (16.39%) Data Analysis
7 20 (16.39%) ITIL V3
8 19 (15.57%) Process Improvement
9 16 (13.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 16 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (11.48%) ITSM
11 12 (9.84%) Configuration Management
12 11 (9.02%) Project Management
13 6 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (4.92%) Virtual Team Management
14 5 (4.10%) Performance Metrics
14 5 (4.10%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.10%) SQL
2 2 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (31.15%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (14.75%) Degree
3 5 (4.10%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.59%) SLA
2 8 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) AppManager
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
1 16 (13.11%) Remedy
2 15 (12.30%) ServiceNow
3 8 (6.56%) VMware
4 2 (1.64%) SAP
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco
5 1 (0.82%) Citrix
5 1 (0.82%) Dell
5 1 (0.82%) EMC
5 1 (0.82%) HP
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle
5 1 (0.82%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.82%) Sun
5 1 (0.82%) Tableau
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