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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank - 45 49
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.39% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.53% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
155 189 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 86.11% 72.97% 88.69%
Number of salaries quoted 110 139 194
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) MCITP
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (88.89%) EMC
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) VBScript
2 8 (88.89%) VB
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Wintel Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Wintel Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Server Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
1 8 (88.89%) VBScript
1 8 (88.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) EMC