The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 115 111 139
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 70 69 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.73% 1.76% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.27% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 68 59 35
Average salary £42,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £22,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,100 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3326 3033 3082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.02% 77.31% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2668 2605 2692
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Manchester

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Problem Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
Bury -6 4 £23,500 +17.50%
Cheadle - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 £25,000 -
Stockport - 1 £52,500 -
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 77 (44.25%) ITIL
2 66 (37.93%) SQL
3 47 (27.01%) Microsoft
3 47 (27.01%) Capacity Management
4 46 (26.44%) Windows
5 41 (23.56%) Change Management
5 41 (23.56%) Incident Management
6 40 (22.99%) Finance
7 35 (20.11%) Linux
8 34 (19.54%) UNIX
9 32 (18.39%) Performance Management
10 30 (17.24%) VMware
10 30 (17.24%) Teradata
11 29 (16.67%) SLA
12 27 (15.52%) Banking
13 23 (13.22%) SAN
14 22 (12.64%) MS Excel
14 22 (12.64%) Root Cause Analysis
15 21 (12.07%) MCSE
15 21 (12.07%) Java
15 21 (12.07%) .NET
15 21 (12.07%) SQL Server
15 21 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (10.92%) MS Exchange
16 19 (10.92%) ITIL Certification
16 19 (10.92%) Oracle
16 19 (10.92%) Change Control

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (10.92%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (5.75%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 10 (5.75%) TIBCO EMS
4 9 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (5.17%) Lync
5 6 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.45%) IIS
6 5 (2.87%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (1.72%) TPMS
7 3 (1.72%) Apache
7 3 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.75%) BusinessWorks
1 10 (5.75%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 10 (5.75%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.57%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.32%) SaaS
2 5 (2.87%) Office 365
3 3 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.22%) SAN
2 8 (4.60%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.60%) Firewall
2 8 (4.60%) NAS
3 7 (4.02%) WAN
4 6 (3.45%) DNS
5 5 (2.87%) LAN
5 5 (2.87%) Internet
6 3 (1.72%) SMTP
6 3 (1.72%) DHCP
6 3 (1.72%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.15%) Ethereal
7 2 (1.15%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (1.15%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.15%) HSRP
7 2 (1.15%) VPN
8 1 (0.57%) VoIP
8 1 (0.57%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.07%) SQL Server
1 21 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (4.60%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.30%) MySQL
8 2 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (4.60%) JIRA
2 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (22.99%) Finance
2 27 (15.52%) Banking
3 18 (10.34%) Retail
4 11 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.57%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 64 (36.78%) Analyst
2 35 (20.11%) Support Analyst
3 25 (14.37%) DBA
3 25 (14.37%) Teradata DBA
4 21 (12.07%) Applications Support
5 20 (11.49%) Applications Support Analyst
6 19 (10.92%) Administrator
7 18 (10.34%) Teradata Specialist
8 17 (9.77%) Support Engineer
9 15 (8.62%) Consultant
9 15 (8.62%) Service Analyst
9 15 (8.62%) Teradata Consultant
10 12 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
11 10 (5.75%) Linux Administrator
11 10 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (5.75%) TIBCO Support
12 9 (5.17%) Linux Support
12 9 (5.17%) Problem Manager
12 9 (5.17%) Linux Support Engineer
13 7 (4.02%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.07%) .NET
2 11 (6.32%) Web Services
3 10 (5.75%) Rendezvous
3 10 (5.75%) Middleware
3 10 (5.75%) WCF
3 10 (5.75%) Java SE
3 10 (5.75%) Java EE
4 9 (5.17%) WF
4 9 (5.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (5.17%) .NET Framework
4 9 (5.17%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.30%) HTML
6 3 (1.72%) CSS
7 2 (1.15%) JSON
8 1 (0.57%) XML
8 1 (0.57%) XSLT
8 1 (0.57%) Ajax
8 1 (0.57%) REST
8 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (0.57%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.32%) FlexPod
2 8 (4.60%) Clustering
3 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.15%) Open Source
5 2 (1.15%) Replication
6 1 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 46 (26.44%) Windows
2 35 (20.11%) Linux
3 34 (19.54%) UNIX
4 21 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.02%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.72%) Debian
6 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.15%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.15%) zOS
7 2 (1.15%) MVS
7 2 (1.15%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.15%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.15%) AIX
8 1 (0.57%) Android
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (44.25%) ITIL
2 47 (27.01%) Capacity Management
3 41 (23.56%) Change Management
3 41 (23.56%) Incident Management
4 32 (18.39%) Performance Management
5 22 (12.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (10.92%) Change Control
7 18 (10.34%) Migration
7 18 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 16 (9.20%) Service Management
8 16 (9.20%) Configuration Management
9 12 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (6.32%) Project Management
10 11 (6.32%) Release Management
11 10 (5.75%) Business Continuity
12 9 (5.17%) Risk Management
13 8 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (2.87%) Load Balancing
16 4 (2.30%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 66 (37.93%) SQL
2 21 (12.07%) Java
3 17 (9.77%) C#
4 10 (5.75%) Shell Script
5 7 (4.02%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.45%) Perl
7 5 (2.87%) C
8 3 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.72%) VBScript
8 3 (1.72%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.72%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (12.07%) MCSE
1 21 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.92%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (6.90%) Degree
4 11 (6.32%) MCITP
5 10 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.75%) CCNA
6 9 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (4.60%) MCSA
8 5 (2.87%) MCP
9 3 (1.72%) NCDA
9 3 (1.72%) NCIE
9 3 (1.72%) VCAP
9 3 (1.72%) CCA
9 3 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.72%) MCTS
10 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.57%) GxP
System Software
1 17 (9.77%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.60%) vSphere
4 5 (2.87%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.30%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.72%) vCloud
6 3 (1.72%) Squid
7 2 (1.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (6.32%) SCCM
2 8 (4.60%) OpenView
3 6 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.72%) WSUS
4 3 (1.72%) SCOM
4 3 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.15%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (27.01%) Microsoft
2 30 (17.24%) VMware
2 30 (17.24%) Teradata
3 19 (10.92%) Oracle
4 17 (9.77%) Citrix
5 16 (9.20%) HP
6 13 (7.47%) NetApp
7 10 (5.75%) TIBCO
8 9 (5.17%) Symantec
9 8 (4.60%) Remedy
9 8 (4.60%) IBM
10 6 (3.45%) Cisco
10 6 (3.45%) McAfee
11 3 (1.72%) Sophos
11 3 (1.72%) Mitel
11 3 (1.72%) ProCurve
11 3 (1.72%) EMC
11 3 (1.72%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.15%) Apple
12 2 (1.15%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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