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 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 47 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 5 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.15% 5.23% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 6.60% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 8
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
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
350 379 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 80.46% 79.29% 75.35%
Number of salaries quoted 295 335 348
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 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 19 September 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 30 (76.92%) ITIL
2 24 (61.54%) Windows
3 23 (58.97%) SQL
4 17 (43.59%) Finance
5 15 (38.46%) Linux
6 14 (35.90%) Java
6 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
6 14 (35.90%) J2EE
6 14 (35.90%) Service Management
7 12 (30.77%) Oracle
8 11 (28.21%) UNIX
8 11 (28.21%) IBM
9 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (25.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (25.64%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
9 10 (25.64%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (25.64%) Business Objects
9 10 (25.64%) MySQL
9 10 (25.64%) PHP
9 10 (25.64%) HTML
9 10 (25.64%) Workflow
9 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (25.64%) Pentaho
9 10 (25.64%) Liferay
9 10 (25.64%) FastStats
9 10 (25.64%) ITIL V2
9 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
10 9 (23.08%) NAS
10 9 (23.08%) SAN

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (25.64%) Liferay
2 5 (12.82%) CICS
3 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
3 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) FastStats
2 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.26%) MS Office
4 1 (2.56%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) SAN
1 9 (23.08%) NAS
2 4 (10.26%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (10.26%) VLAN
2 4 (10.26%) WAN
2 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) MySQL
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
1 10 (25.64%) Crystal Reports
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (25.64%) Pentaho
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Advertising
3 2 (5.13%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Applications Support
2 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Applications Support Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Support Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Technical Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (10.26%) Service Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Services Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate
8 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Support Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) J2EE
2 10 (25.64%) HTML
3 6 (15.38%) .NET
4 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 6 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 5 (12.82%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (10.26%) Fat Client
3 4 (10.26%) Thin Client
3 4 (10.26%) iPhone
4 2 (5.13%) Online Games
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) CMDB
5 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Linux
3 11 (28.21%) UNIX
4 5 (12.82%) zOS
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.56%) AIX
7 1 (2.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Service Management
3 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (25.64%) Workflow
3 10 (25.64%) ITIL V2
4 7 (17.95%) ITSM
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.56%) Release Management
6 1 (2.56%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) SQL
2 14 (35.90%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.64%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) VBA
4 4 (10.26%) VBScript
5 2 (5.13%) VB
5 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.13%) VB6
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.13%) MCDST
2 2 (5.13%) MCSA
2 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.56%) Netcool
2 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle
2 11 (28.21%) IBM
3 10 (25.64%) Business Objects
4 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.38%) Cisco
6 5 (12.82%) HP
6 5 (12.82%) Remedy
7 4 (10.26%) BMC
7 4 (10.26%) JBoss
8 3 (7.69%) Citrix
9 2 (5.13%) Sage
9 2 (5.13%) Reuters
9 2 (5.13%) Bloomberg
10 1 (2.56%) Adobe
10 1 (2.56%) SAP