The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
North West / Cheshire
Rank 78 96 75
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 9 7 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.90% 0.55% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.65% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 46
Median salary £26,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,700 £37,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £60,300 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,050
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
879 1077 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.72% 84.67% 89.64%
Number of salaries quoted 687 939 1348
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Problem Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Problem Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Warrington +13 1 £37,500 -44.44%
Knutsford - 1 - -
Runcorn - 1 £15,500 -
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 20 (90.91%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Service Management
2 13 (59.09%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 8 (36.36%) SLA
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
4 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
4 7 (31.82%) Change Management
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Banking
5 6 (27.27%) People Management
6 5 (22.73%) Time Management
6 5 (22.73%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
6 5 (22.73%) Financial Institution
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) Unix
7 4 (18.18%) ISO 9000
7 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) MCTS
8 3 (13.64%) MCITP
8 3 (13.64%) Management Information System

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (9.09%) CICS
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) IMS/DB
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) French Language
4 1 (4.55%) German Language
4 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Service Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Operations Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (13.64%) DBA
5 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
5 3 (13.64%) Support Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Head of Operations
6 2 (9.09%) Head of Service Operations
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL Service Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Management Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (4.55%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Service Management
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
3 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 7 (31.82%) Change Management
4 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
5 6 (27.27%) People Management
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
6 5 (22.73%) Time Management
7 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (9.09%) Critical Success Factor
8 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (9.09%) Security Patching
8 2 (9.09%) Statistics
9 1 (4.55%) Security Management
9 1 (4.55%) Validation
9 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) COBOL
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.64%) MCDBA
3 3 (13.64%) MCITP
3 3 (13.64%) MCTS
4 2 (9.09%) MCSA
4 2 (9.09%) NCDA
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
2 4 (18.18%) ISO 9000
2 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Firmware
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
1 2 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) Ganglia
2 1 (4.55%) Netcool
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) NetApp
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Splunk
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) NetQoS
3 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto