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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 136 121 153
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +32
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 40 58 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.07% 1.56% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.87% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 39
Average salary £40,575 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
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
3089 3100 3125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.31% 83.29% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2595 2640 2668
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 March 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 84 (64.62%) ITIL
2 59 (45.38%) Change Management
3 56 (43.08%) Incident Management
4 45 (34.62%) Finance
4 45 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 43 (33.08%) MS Office
6 40 (30.77%) Windows
7 33 (25.38%) Service Management
8 30 (23.08%) Service Delivery
9 28 (21.54%) MS Excel
9 28 (21.54%) Degree
10 27 (20.77%) SLA
11 24 (18.46%) Cisco
11 24 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (18.46%) VMware
12 22 (16.92%) Project Management
13 20 (15.38%) SQL
13 20 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
14 18 (13.85%) Oracle
14 18 (13.85%) UNIX
15 17 (13.08%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (13.08%) Change Control
16 16 (12.31%) Network Security
16 16 (12.31%) SQL Server
17 15 (11.54%) Firewall
17 15 (11.54%) Line Management
17 15 (11.54%) Release Management
18 14 (10.77%) Wealth Management
18 14 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 4 (3.08%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.77%) TPMS
Applications
1 43 (33.08%) MS Office
2 28 (21.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) SaaS
2 2 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.31%) Network Security
2 15 (11.54%) Firewall
3 12 (9.23%) Internet
4 9 (6.92%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.08%) BGP
5 4 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.08%) VPN
5 4 (3.08%) SAN
6 3 (2.31%) DNS
6 3 (2.31%) SSL
6 3 (2.31%) IPv6
6 3 (2.31%) DHCP
7 2 (1.54%) Intranet
7 2 (1.54%) LAN
7 2 (1.54%) WAN
7 2 (1.54%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.77%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.77%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (34.62%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.38%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (24.62%) Analyst
2 24 (18.46%) Service Manager
3 20 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 15 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
4 15 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 14 (10.77%) IT Services Manager
6 13 (10.00%) Architect
7 12 (9.23%) Infrastructure Designer
7 12 (9.23%) Infrastructure Architect
7 12 (9.23%) Designer
8 10 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 10 (7.69%) Environment Manager
9 9 (6.92%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (6.92%) Services Delivery Manager
10 8 (6.15%) Operations Team Leader
11 7 (5.38%) Technical Team Leader
12 5 (3.85%) Informatica Specialist
12 5 (3.85%) ETL Specialist
12 5 (3.85%) Service Analyst
13 4 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.23%) Middleware
2 7 (5.38%) .NET
3 2 (1.54%) HTML
3 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.54%) CSS
3 2 (1.54%) Web Services
3 2 (1.54%) XML
3 2 (1.54%) WinForms
3 2 (1.54%) Ajax
3 2 (1.54%) WCF
3 2 (1.54%) LINQ
3 2 (1.54%) jQuery
3 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.54%) HTML5
4 1 (0.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.23%) Mainframe
1 12 (9.23%) Tandem
1 12 (9.23%) Computer Science
1 12 (9.23%) IBM Mainframe
2 11 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.08%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.31%) CMDB
5 3 (2.31%) PKI
6 2 (1.54%) Replication
6 2 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (30.77%) Windows
2 18 (13.85%) UNIX
3 9 (6.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (6.92%) Solaris
4 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.62%) Linux
5 6 (4.62%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.08%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (64.62%) ITIL
2 59 (45.38%) Change Management
3 56 (43.08%) Incident Management
4 33 (25.38%) Service Management
5 30 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 24 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (16.92%) Project Management
8 20 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 17 (13.08%) Change Control
10 15 (11.54%) Line Management
10 15 (11.54%) Release Management
11 14 (10.77%) Wealth Management
12 12 (9.23%) Risk Analysis
12 12 (9.23%) Risk Management
13 11 (8.46%) Time Management
14 10 (7.69%) Migration
14 10 (7.69%) Configuration Management
15 8 (6.15%) PRINCE
15 8 (6.15%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.38%) SQL
2 8 (6.15%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.15%) Java
3 3 (2.31%) C#
4 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.54%) PHP
4 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (21.54%) Degree
2 17 (13.08%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 10 (7.69%) ISEB
4 7 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.38%) CCNA
5 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.08%) MCSE
5 4 (3.08%) CCNP
6 3 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.54%) MCSA
8 1 (0.77%) MCP
8 1 (0.77%) CCA
8 1 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.77%) MCTS
8 1 (0.77%) MCITP
8 1 (0.77%) PMP
8 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.54%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.54%) vSphere
3 2 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.54%) vCloud
4 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.31%) SCCM
2 2 (1.54%) WSUS
3 1 (0.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.46%) Cisco
2 24 (18.46%) VMware
3 18 (13.85%) Oracle
4 13 (10.00%) CA
4 13 (10.00%) Citrix
5 12 (9.23%) IBM
6 10 (7.69%) Juniper
7 9 (6.92%) NetApp
8 8 (6.15%) Sun
9 5 (3.85%) Informatica
10 4 (3.08%) Mitel
11 3 (2.31%) Symantec
11 3 (2.31%) HP
12 2 (1.54%) EMC
12 2 (1.54%) ProCurve
13 1 (0.77%) McAfee
13 1 (0.77%) Sophos
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Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
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