The median annual salary for a Senior Problem Manager was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior Problem Manager
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 944 942
Rank change year-on-year +94 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Problem Manager 2 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.006% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Median salary £41,000 £51,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.60% -13.19%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £51,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year -19.60% -13.19%  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Problem Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Problem Manager in the UK

Senior Problem Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Problem Manager in the UK

Senior Problem Manager
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Problem Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +70 2 £41,000 -19.60%
Manchester - 2 £41,000 -
North West - 2 £41,000 -

Senior Problem Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Problem Manager in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management

Senior Problem Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy