The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 39 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.57% - 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% - 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +3.89%
Problem Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
213 196 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 83.86% 85.22% 67.76%
Number of salaries quoted 142 161 107
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,358
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Chester

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Legato
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Server Operations Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas File System
2 1 (20.00%) Samba
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Legato
1 2 (40.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Compaq
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Sun