The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank - 60 50
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.21% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.26% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £40,000 £30,152
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%
Problem Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
430 386 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.83% 81.78% 74.10%
Number of salaries quoted 372 321 301
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Lancashire

Problem Management
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Services Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree