The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 45 31 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 6 35 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.51% 6.85% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 7.92% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 2
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +38.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £71,500 £29,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
Problem Management
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
332 442 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 83.42% 86.50% 85.03%
Number of salaries quoted 222 388 274
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Liverpool

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Munin
4 3 (37.50%) Zenoss
4 3 (37.50%) nginx
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Squid
4 3 (37.50%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) SmokePing
4 3 (37.50%) Samba
4 3 (37.50%) Debian
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) Nagios
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) Windows

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (37.50%) nginx
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Debian
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Squid
1 3 (37.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Munin
1 3 (37.50%) Zenoss
1 3 (37.50%) SmokePing
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle