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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
North West / Cheshire
Rank 79 93 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 11 8 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.10% 0.61% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.74% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 56
Median salary £36,900 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.20% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.70%

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
858 1088 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.71% 82.74% 87.86%
Number of salaries quoted 660 952 1354
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
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 21 January 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 +11 3 £36,900 -26.20%
Knutsford - 1 - -
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 19 (90.48%) ITIL
2 15 (71.43%) Finance
3 13 (61.90%) Service Management
4 9 (42.86%) ITIL V3
5 8 (38.10%) People Management
5 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
5 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
6 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (33.33%) Change Management
6 7 (33.33%) SLA
6 7 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 7 (33.33%) Time Management
7 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (28.57%) ISO 9000
7 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 6 (28.57%) Banking
8 5 (23.81%) Financial Institution
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Unix
9 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (14.29%) MCDBA
10 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 3 (14.29%) Linux
10 3 (14.29%) DB2

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 (9.52%) CICS
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) DB2
2 2 (9.52%) IMS/DB
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 5 (23.81%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (23.81%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.76%) French Language
4 1 (4.76%) German Language
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Service Manager
2 7 (33.33%) Operations Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Service Desk Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL Manager
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL Service Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) DBA
5 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
5 3 (14.29%) Support Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Head of Operations
6 2 (9.52%) Head of Service Operations
6 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Management Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (4.76%) Middleware Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) ITIL
2 13 (61.90%) Service Management
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 8 (38.10%) People Management
5 7 (33.33%) Change Management
5 7 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 7 (33.33%) Time Management
6 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Critical Success Factor
9 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (4.76%) Change Control
9 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
9 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 1 (4.76%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) COBOL
2 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (14.29%) MCDBA
3 3 (14.29%) MCITP
3 3 (14.29%) MCTS
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) NCDA
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
2 6 (28.57%) ISO 9000
2 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.76%) Ganglia
1 1 (4.76%) Netcool
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) NetQoS
3 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) VMware