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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 44 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 2 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.54% 4.20% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 4.99% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 10
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £72,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +1.97%
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
287 441 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 77.36% 84.16% 84.92%
Number of salaries quoted 226 375 368
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) Nagios
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITSM
5 2 (22.22%) Samba
5 2 (22.22%) Debian
5 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (22.22%) Munin
5 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
5 2 (22.22%) nginx
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (22.22%) SmokePing
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Squid
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Debian
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Samba
1 2 (22.22%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) Munin
1 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
1 2 (22.22%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle