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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.18% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
211 209 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.14% 88.94% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 178 158 191
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,750 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) Clustering
2 7 (70.00%) MCITP
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) EMC
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) VBScript
4 5 (50.00%) VB
4 5 (50.00%) MCSE
4 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) Dell
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management
7 2 (20.00%) Legato
7 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (20.00%) SCVMM

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) VBScript
1 5 (50.00%) VB
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (70.00%) MCITP
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Samba
3 1 (10.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Legato
1 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) EMC
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Dell
6 2 (20.00%) SAP
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
7 1 (10.00%) Sun
7 1 (10.00%) Compaq
7 1 (10.00%) Veritas
7 1 (10.00%) Red Hat