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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 92 78 104
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 38 48 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.19% 2.50% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 2.98% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 8
Average salary £35,500 £49,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.91% +31.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Problem Management
North West

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
1510 1611 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.98% 84.04% 81.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1283 1032
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +6 13 £18,500 -66.36%
Knutsford -1 13 £35,500 -1.38% 1
Chester -8 2 £29,000 -44.76%
Macclesfield - 2 £38,750 -
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management.

1 35 (60.34%) ITIL
2 25 (43.10%) Incident Management
3 23 (39.66%) Service Management
4 21 (36.21%) Windows
5 17 (29.31%) Finance
6 15 (25.86%) MS Office
6 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
7 14 (24.14%) Change Management
8 13 (22.41%) VMware
9 12 (20.69%) Service Delivery
9 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
10 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (17.24%) HP
11 10 (17.24%) Linux
11 10 (17.24%) ITSM
11 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (15.52%) Degree
12 9 (15.52%) SQL
12 9 (15.52%) UNIX
12 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
12 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
13 8 (13.79%) MS Project
13 8 (13.79%) PMI
13 8 (13.79%) PMI Certification
13 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
13 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
13 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
13 8 (13.79%) Analytics
14 7 (12.07%) Big Data

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) SAS
2 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Pig
2 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.45%) JBoss
3 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MS Office
2 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
3 8 (13.79%) MS Project
4 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) WAN
2 6 (10.34%) DNS
3 5 (8.62%) LAN
3 5 (8.62%) DHCP
3 5 (8.62%) Firewall
4 4 (6.90%) iSCSI
4 4 (6.90%) SAN
5 2 (3.45%) Internet
5 2 (3.45%) Broadband
5 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Hadoop
1 7 (12.07%) Big Data
2 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.17%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.17%) HBase
General
1 17 (29.31%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Local Government
6 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 7 (12.07%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Service Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Problem Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Head of Service Delivery
5 4 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) IT Support
6 3 (5.17%) Problem Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Release Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Support Manager
8 1 (1.72%) Support Team Leader
8 1 (1.72%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.72%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) RESTful
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.79%) PMI
3 6 (10.34%) Life Science
3 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.90%) EMC VNX
4 4 (6.90%) Cybercrime
4 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.90%) Cryptography
4 4 (6.90%) Online Banking
5 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.17%) Thin Client
5 3 (5.17%) CMDB
5 3 (5.17%) Fat Client
5 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.17%) Statistics
5 3 (5.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.72%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Linux
3 9 (15.52%) UNIX
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) ITIL
2 25 (43.10%) Incident Management
3 23 (39.66%) Service Management
4 14 (24.14%) Change Management
5 12 (20.69%) Service Delivery
6 10 (17.24%) ITSM
7 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
7 8 (13.79%) Analytics
7 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.07%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (10.34%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.62%) Information Security
10 5 (8.62%) Cyber Security
10 5 (8.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (6.90%) Line Management
11 4 (6.90%) Patch Management
11 4 (6.90%) Project Planning
11 4 (6.90%) Open Source
11 4 (6.90%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) Python
3 5 (8.62%) Java
4 4 (6.90%) Perl
4 4 (6.90%) PHP
5 3 (5.17%) C
5 3 (5.17%) MATLAB
5 3 (5.17%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (15.52%) Degree
4 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 8 (13.79%) PMI Certification
5 7 (12.07%) MCSE
5 7 (12.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (8.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (6.90%) MCP
8 2 (3.45%) MCDST
8 2 (3.45%) CCNA
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.72%) GIAC
9 1 (1.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) vSphere
3 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (6.90%) vCloud
4 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Backup Exec
2 6 (10.34%) SCCM
3 5 (8.62%) WSUS
4 2 (3.45%) OpenView
4 2 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.45%) Netcool
4 2 (3.45%) SCOM
5 1 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.41%) VMware
3 10 (17.24%) HP
4 5 (8.62%) EMC
4 5 (8.62%) Citrix
5 4 (6.90%) ProCurve
5 4 (6.90%) Symantec
6 3 (5.17%) Dell
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco
7 2 (3.45%) Lotus
7 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.72%) McAfee
8 1 (1.72%) IBM
8 1 (1.72%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.72%) NetApp