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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 35 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.51% 0.77% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.03% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £29,000 £52,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.76% +98.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
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
175 194 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 89.74% 74.62% 84.77%
Number of salaries quoted 103 137 157
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 26 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC