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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 42 38 59
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 13 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.84% 4.61% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 5.95% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
362 370 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 79.21% 77.57% 70.76%
Number of salaries quoted 302 330 340
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,805
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 38 (80.85%) ITIL
2 26 (55.32%) Windows
3 25 (53.19%) SQL
4 20 (42.55%) Service Management
4 20 (42.55%) Finance
5 16 (34.04%) IBM
5 16 (34.04%) Linux
6 15 (31.91%) Java
6 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
6 15 (31.91%) J2EE
7 13 (27.66%) SAN
7 13 (27.66%) Oracle
7 13 (27.66%) NAS
8 12 (25.53%) UNIX
8 12 (25.53%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (23.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 11 (23.40%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
9 11 (23.40%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (23.40%) Business Objects
9 11 (23.40%) MySQL
9 11 (23.40%) PHP
9 11 (23.40%) HTML
9 11 (23.40%) Pentaho
9 11 (23.40%) Liferay
9 11 (23.40%) FastStats
9 11 (23.40%) ITIL V2
9 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
9 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 11g

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (23.40%) Liferay
2 7 (14.89%) CICS
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.51%) IIS
4 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) FastStats
2 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.51%) MS Office
4 1 (2.13%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) SAN
1 13 (27.66%) NAS
2 5 (10.64%) Structured Cabling
2 5 (10.64%) VLAN
2 5 (10.64%) WAN
2 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) MySQL
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
1 11 (23.40%) Crystal Reports
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (23.40%) Pentaho
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Games
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Applications Support
2 11 (23.40%) Support Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Applications Support Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Technical Manager
5 8 (17.02%) Storage Specialist
5 8 (17.02%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Service Manager
7 6 (12.77%) Technical Services Manager
8 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Technical Support
9 3 (6.38%) Graduate
9 3 (6.38%) Service Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Graduate Support Analyst
10 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support Team Leader
10 2 (4.26%) Desktop Team Leader
10 2 (4.26%) Support Manager
10 2 (4.26%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) J2EE
2 11 (23.40%) HTML
3 6 (12.77%) .NET
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Mainframe
2 7 (14.89%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.89%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (10.64%) Fat Client
3 5 (10.64%) Thin Client
3 5 (10.64%) iPhone
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) CMDB
4 2 (4.26%) Online Games
5 1 (2.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) Linux
3 12 (25.53%) UNIX
4 7 (14.89%) zOS
5 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.13%) AIX
7 1 (2.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (80.85%) ITIL
2 20 (42.55%) Service Management
3 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (23.40%) Workflow
3 11 (23.40%) ITIL V2
4 9 (19.15%) ITSM
5 3 (6.38%) Change Management
6 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.13%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.13%) Release Management
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) SQL
2 15 (31.91%) Java
2 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.40%) PHP
4 4 (8.51%) VBA
4 4 (8.51%) VBScript
5 2 (4.26%) VB
5 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.26%) VB6
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.26%) MCDST
2 2 (4.26%) MCSA
2 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) MCP
3 1 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.13%) Netcool
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) IBM
2 13 (27.66%) Oracle
3 11 (23.40%) Business Objects
4 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco
6 6 (12.77%) HP
7 5 (10.64%) Remedy
8 4 (8.51%) BMC
8 4 (8.51%) JBoss
9 3 (6.38%) Citrix
10 2 (4.26%) Sage
10 2 (4.26%) Reuters
10 2 (4.26%) Bloomberg
11 1 (2.13%) Adobe
11 1 (2.13%) SAP