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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 158 104 156
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +52
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 25 86 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.68% 2.13% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 2.54% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 24 75 31
Average salary £40,575 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.20% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £24,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
3046 3383 3302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.44% 83.90% 80.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2499 2792 2810
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 21 April 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 71 (66.36%) ITIL
2 54 (50.47%) Change Management
3 52 (48.60%) Incident Management
4 38 (35.51%) MS Office
4 38 (35.51%) Microsoft
5 32 (29.91%) Finance
6 31 (28.97%) Windows
7 27 (25.23%) Service Management
8 25 (23.36%) MS Excel
9 24 (22.43%) Service Delivery
10 21 (19.63%) VMware
10 21 (19.63%) SLA
10 21 (19.63%) Cisco
10 21 (19.63%) Degree
11 19 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (16.82%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (15.89%) Oracle
14 16 (14.95%) SQL Server
14 16 (14.95%) Project Management
15 14 (13.08%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (13.08%) SQL
15 14 (13.08%) Change Control
15 14 (13.08%) Release Management
15 14 (13.08%) Network Security
16 13 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (12.15%) Wealth Management
16 13 (12.15%) Line Management
16 13 (12.15%) Firewall
17 12 (11.21%) CA
18 11 (10.28%) UNIX

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (2.80%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (35.51%) MS Office
2 25 (23.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.08%) Network Security
2 13 (12.15%) Firewall
3 9 (8.41%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (5.61%) Internet
5 3 (2.80%) BGP
5 3 (2.80%) VPN
5 3 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.87%) SSL
6 2 (1.87%) IPv6
6 2 (1.87%) Intranet
7 1 (0.93%) DHCP
7 1 (0.93%) SAN
7 1 (0.93%) DNS
7 1 (0.93%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.87%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) Toad
General
1 32 (29.91%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.80%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (24.30%) Analyst
2 21 (19.63%) Service Manager
3 16 (14.95%) Support Analyst
4 11 (10.28%) Applications Support
4 11 (10.28%) Applications Support Analyst
4 11 (10.28%) Delivery Manager
4 11 (10.28%) Services Delivery Manager
5 10 (9.35%) IT Services Manager
5 10 (9.35%) Environment Manager
6 8 (7.48%) Team Leader
7 6 (5.61%) Architect
7 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Designer
7 6 (5.61%) Designer
7 6 (5.61%) Operations Team Leader
8 5 (4.67%) Informatica Specialist
8 5 (4.67%) ETL Specialist
8 5 (4.67%) Technical Team Leader
8 5 (4.67%) Service Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) .NET
2 6 (5.61%) Middleware
3 2 (1.87%) WinForms
3 2 (1.87%) Ajax
3 2 (1.87%) WCF
3 2 (1.87%) LINQ
3 2 (1.87%) jQuery
3 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.87%) HTML5
3 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.87%) CSS
3 2 (1.87%) HTML
3 2 (1.87%) XML
4 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Computer Science
1 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.54%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.61%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.61%) Tandem
3 6 (5.61%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.80%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.80%) Replication
5 2 (1.87%) Clustering
5 2 (1.87%) PKI
5 2 (1.87%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.97%) Windows
2 11 (10.28%) UNIX
3 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (8.41%) Solaris
4 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.67%) Linux
6 3 (2.80%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.80%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (66.36%) ITIL
2 54 (50.47%) Change Management
3 52 (48.60%) Incident Management
4 27 (25.23%) Service Management
5 24 (22.43%) Service Delivery
6 19 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (16.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (14.95%) Project Management
9 14 (13.08%) Release Management
9 14 (13.08%) Change Control
10 13 (12.15%) Line Management
10 13 (12.15%) Wealth Management
11 11 (10.28%) Time Management
12 10 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (7.48%) Migration
13 8 (7.48%) PRINCE
13 8 (7.48%) Data Migration
13 8 (7.48%) ITIL V3
14 6 (5.61%) Risk Analysis
14 6 (5.61%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.08%) SQL
2 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.54%) Java
4 3 (2.80%) C#
5 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.87%) PHP
5 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (19.63%) Degree
2 14 (13.08%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (9.35%) ISEB
3 10 (9.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (9.35%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.80%) CCNP
4 3 (2.80%) CCNA
5 1 (0.93%) MCSE
5 1 (0.93%) MCSA
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.63%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Firmware
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.93%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (35.51%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.63%) Cisco
2 21 (19.63%) VMware
3 17 (15.89%) Oracle
4 12 (11.21%) CA
5 9 (8.41%) Citrix
5 9 (8.41%) Juniper
5 9 (8.41%) NetApp
6 7 (6.54%) Sun
7 6 (5.61%) IBM
8 5 (4.67%) Informatica
9 3 (2.80%) Mitel
10 1 (0.93%) Rackspace
Bury, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £21,000 to £27,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago