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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 62 104 113
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +9
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 73 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.81% 1.11% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 1.37% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 69 17 34
Average salary £47,500 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.13% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%
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
1644 1387 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.76% 81.16% 83.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1095 1601
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Knutsford +22 25 £47,500 +46.15%
Warrington - 11 £22,000 - 2
Chester - 9 £50,000 - 2
Macclesfield - 2 £42,500 - 1
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 73 (59.35%) Finance
2 47 (38.21%) Windows
3 43 (34.96%) Incident Management
4 40 (32.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (31.71%) Change Management
5 39 (31.71%) ITIL
6 38 (30.89%) UNIX
7 24 (19.51%) SAN
7 24 (19.51%) Clustering
8 23 (18.70%) Linux
8 23 (18.70%) SC Cleared
8 23 (18.70%) Security Cleared
9 21 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (17.07%) TCP/IP
10 20 (16.26%) IBM
10 20 (16.26%) Middleware
10 20 (16.26%) Service Delivery
11 18 (14.63%) Service Management
11 18 (14.63%) Tandem
11 18 (14.63%) Mainframe
11 18 (14.63%) Internet
11 18 (14.63%) People Management
11 18 (14.63%) Risk Analysis
11 18 (14.63%) IBM Mainframe
12 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (12.20%) SLA
15 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (10.57%) Financial Institution
17 12 (9.76%) Risk Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 7 (5.69%) MS Exchange
1 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.51%) SAN
2 21 (17.07%) TCP/IP
3 18 (14.63%) Internet
4 11 (8.94%) DNS
5 9 (7.32%) NAS
6 7 (5.69%) SMTP
7 5 (4.07%) DHCP
8 4 (3.25%) WAN
9 2 (1.63%) SSL
10 1 (0.81%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
General
1 73 (59.35%) Finance
2 13 (10.57%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.25%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (16.26%) Service Manager
2 18 (14.63%) Support Engineer
2 18 (14.63%) Infrastructure Designer
2 18 (14.63%) Designer
3 16 (13.01%) Architect
3 16 (13.01%) Infrastructure Architect
4 14 (11.38%) Administrator
5 12 (9.76%) IT Services Manager
6 11 (8.94%) Analyst
7 10 (8.13%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Linux Support
7 10 (8.13%) Linux Support Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (7.32%) Problem Analyst
9 7 (5.69%) Lead Designer
9 7 (5.69%) Messaging Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Lead Architect
10 6 (4.88%) Exchange Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.26%) Middleware
2 7 (5.69%) .NET
3 2 (1.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.81%) HTML
4 1 (0.81%) J2EE
4 1 (0.81%) CSS
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.81%) HTML5
4 1 (0.81%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.51%) Clustering
2 18 (14.63%) Tandem
2 18 (14.63%) IBM Mainframe
2 18 (14.63%) Mainframe
3 11 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.21%) Windows
2 38 (30.89%) UNIX
3 23 (18.70%) Linux
4 21 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.25%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.44%) AIX
9 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.81%) Solaris
10 1 (0.81%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.96%) Incident Management
2 40 (32.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (31.71%) ITIL
3 39 (31.71%) Change Management
4 20 (16.26%) Service Delivery
5 18 (14.63%) Service Management
5 18 (14.63%) Risk Analysis
5 18 (14.63%) People Management
6 12 (9.76%) Content Management
6 12 (9.76%) Risk Management
7 9 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
7 9 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (5.69%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.88%) Change Control
10 5 (4.07%) Resource Management
10 5 (4.07%) Release Management
10 5 (4.07%) ITSM
11 4 (3.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.32%) VBScript
1 9 (7.32%) VB
1 9 (7.32%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.50%) Java
2 8 (6.50%) Perl
3 7 (5.69%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.44%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.81%) SQL
5 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.81%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 23 (18.70%) SC Cleared
1 23 (18.70%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (9.76%) MCITP
4 10 (8.13%) MCSE
5 9 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (5.69%) Degree
7 5 (4.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.63%) MCTS
8 2 (1.63%) MCSA
8 2 (1.63%) CCNP
8 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.81%) OCP
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.94%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.13%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.63%) XenApp
4 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.81%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.81%) Samba
5 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.25%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.63%) Legato
4 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (16.26%) IBM
2 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.94%) EMC
3 11 (8.94%) VMware
4 10 (8.13%) HP
5 8 (6.50%) Oracle
6 7 (5.69%) Symantec
6 7 (5.69%) McAfee
7 4 (3.25%) Dell
7 4 (3.25%) SAP
7 4 (3.25%) Apple
8 3 (2.44%) Informatica
9 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.63%) Citrix
10 1 (0.81%) Compaq
10 1 (0.81%) Cisco
10 1 (0.81%) Sun
10 1 (0.81%) NetApp
10 1 (0.81%) Veritas
10 1 (0.81%) Brocade
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