The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 16 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 17 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 8.99% 2.13% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.56% 2.47% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +7.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 81 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 85.19% 86.17% 81.66%
Number of salaries quoted 146 76 135
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,400 £60,000
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 Knutsford

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Knutsford

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 22 (78.57%) Change Management
2 17 (60.71%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) UNIX
4 13 (46.43%) ITIL
5 11 (39.29%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (25.00%) SAN
6 7 (25.00%) Windows
7 6 (21.43%) SLA
7 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
9 4 (14.29%) Clustering
9 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 4 (14.29%) Symantec
9 4 (14.29%) McAfee
9 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (14.29%) Perl
9 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 4 (14.29%) .NET
9 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 4 (14.29%) SMTP
9 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.29%) DNS
9 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (14.29%) NAS
9 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
9 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) SMTP
2 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) NAS
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Support Engineer
1 13 (46.43%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Linux Support
2 12 (42.86%) Administrator
2 12 (42.86%) Linux Support Engineer
3 11 (39.29%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (21.43%) UNIX Support
6 4 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
7 3 (10.71%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (10.71%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Support Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Clustering
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) UNIX
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000
5 3 (10.71%) Windows NT
5 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
5 3 (10.71%) AIX
5 3 (10.71%) zOS
5 3 (10.71%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Change Management
2 13 (46.43%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Content Management
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Perl
1 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 2 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) MCP
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (10.71%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Symantec
1 4 (14.29%) McAfee
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle