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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 64 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.44% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
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
418 458 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.77% 80.63% 74.46%
Number of salaries quoted 348 413 318
Average salary £38,230 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.22% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £47,500 £52,500
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 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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 1 £50,000 -
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) TETRA
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Xen
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
1 3 (42.86%) TETRA
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Field Service Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Field Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Manager
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas
2 1 (14.29%) VMware