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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 142 125 141
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 47 54 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.16% 1.44% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.84% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 36
Average salary £35,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.51% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,450 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
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
3430 2939 3072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.80% 78.46% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2517 2681
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 18 September 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 18 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 4 £23,500 +17.50%
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 76 (46.34%) ITIL
2 57 (34.76%) SQL
3 46 (28.05%) Windows
4 43 (26.22%) Microsoft
5 42 (25.61%) Incident Management
6 40 (24.39%) Capacity Management
7 39 (23.78%) Change Management
8 34 (20.73%) Finance
8 34 (20.73%) UNIX
8 34 (20.73%) Linux
9 31 (18.90%) SLA
10 29 (17.68%) VMware
11 27 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (15.24%) Performance Management
13 23 (14.02%) Teradata
13 23 (14.02%) SAN
14 22 (13.41%) Java
14 22 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (12.80%) ITIL Certification
15 21 (12.80%) Root Cause Analysis
16 20 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (12.20%) SQL Server
16 20 (12.20%) MCSE
16 20 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (11.59%) Service Delivery
18 18 (10.98%) MS Excel
18 18 (10.98%) Oracle
18 18 (10.98%) MS Exchange
18 18 (10.98%) Active Directory

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (10.98%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.10%) TIBCO EMS
2 10 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (6.10%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (4.88%) Lync
5 6 (3.66%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.66%) IIS
6 5 (3.05%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (2.44%) TPMS
8 3 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.10%) BusinessWorks
1 10 (6.10%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 10 (6.10%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.61%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.32%) SaaS
2 5 (3.05%) Office 365
3 4 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.02%) SAN
2 8 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.88%) Firewall
2 8 (4.88%) NAS
3 6 (3.66%) WAN
4 5 (3.05%) DNS
4 5 (3.05%) Internet
5 4 (2.44%) LAN
6 3 (1.83%) SMTP
7 2 (1.22%) DHCP
7 2 (1.22%) VPN
7 2 (1.22%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (1.22%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.22%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.22%) Ethereal
7 2 (1.22%) HSRP
8 1 (0.61%) PABX
8 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
1 20 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (4.88%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.22%) MySQL
7 2 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.61%) Big Data
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (4.88%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (20.73%) Finance
2 18 (10.98%) Banking
3 17 (10.37%) Retail
4 11 (6.71%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.61%) Cantonese Language
6 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (37.80%) Analyst
2 31 (18.90%) Support Analyst
3 20 (12.20%) DBA
3 20 (12.20%) Teradata DBA
4 18 (10.98%) Administrator
4 18 (10.98%) Applications Support
5 17 (10.37%) Applications Support Analyst
6 16 (9.76%) Service Analyst
6 16 (9.76%) Support Engineer
7 14 (8.54%) Consultant
7 14 (8.54%) Teradata Consultant
8 13 (7.93%) Teradata Specialist
9 10 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (6.10%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (6.10%) TIBCO Support
9 10 (6.10%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (5.49%) Linux Support Engineer
10 9 (5.49%) Linux Support
11 8 (4.88%) Problem Manager
12 6 (3.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.37%) .NET
2 12 (7.32%) Web Services
3 10 (6.10%) Rendezvous
3 10 (6.10%) Middleware
3 10 (6.10%) WCF
3 10 (6.10%) Java SE
3 10 (6.10%) Java EE
4 9 (5.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (5.49%) .NET Framework
4 9 (5.49%) WF
4 9 (5.49%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.83%) HTML
6 2 (1.22%) CSS
7 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (0.61%) Ajax
7 1 (0.61%) HTML5
7 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.61%) jQuery
7 1 (0.61%) JSON
7 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.10%) FlexPod
3 8 (4.88%) Clustering
4 5 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.83%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.22%) Open Source
6 2 (1.22%) Replication
7 1 (0.61%) Statistics
7 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.05%) Windows
2 34 (20.73%) UNIX
2 34 (20.73%) Linux
3 22 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.66%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.22%) MVS
7 2 (1.22%) zOS
7 2 (1.22%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.22%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.22%) AIX
7 2 (1.22%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.22%) Debian
8 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (46.34%) ITIL
2 42 (25.61%) Incident Management
3 40 (24.39%) Capacity Management
4 39 (23.78%) Change Management
5 25 (15.24%) Performance Management
6 21 (12.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 19 (11.59%) Service Delivery
8 18 (10.98%) Change Control
9 17 (10.37%) Migration
9 17 (10.37%) Configuration Management
10 15 (9.15%) Service Management
10 15 (9.15%) Project Management
11 12 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (6.71%) Release Management
13 10 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (6.10%) Business Continuity
14 9 (5.49%) Risk Management
15 8 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (3.66%) Mentoring
17 5 (3.05%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 57 (34.76%) SQL
2 22 (13.41%) Java
3 14 (8.54%) C#
4 10 (6.10%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.05%) C
5 5 (3.05%) Perl
6 4 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.83%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.22%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.22%) VBScript
8 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (12.80%) ITIL Certification
2 20 (12.20%) MCSE
2 20 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.71%) MCITP
3 11 (6.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.71%) CCNA
4 10 (6.10%) Degree
5 9 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (5.49%) MCSA
6 6 (3.66%) MCP
7 4 (2.44%) CCA
7 4 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.44%) MCTS
8 3 (1.83%) VCAP
8 3 (1.83%) NCDA
8 3 (1.83%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (18.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) GxP
2 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (10.98%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.27%) vSphere
4 5 (3.05%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.05%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.22%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.22%) Squid
5 2 (1.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (6.71%) SCCM
2 8 (4.88%) OpenView
3 6 (3.66%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.44%) SCOM
5 3 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.22%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (26.22%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.68%) VMware
3 23 (14.02%) Teradata
4 18 (10.98%) Oracle
5 16 (9.76%) Citrix
6 15 (9.15%) HP
7 12 (7.32%) NetApp
8 10 (6.10%) TIBCO
9 9 (5.49%) Symantec
10 8 (4.88%) IBM
10 8 (4.88%) Remedy
11 7 (4.27%) McAfee
12 6 (3.66%) Cisco
13 4 (2.44%) Sophos
14 3 (1.83%) Mitel
15 2 (1.22%) CheckPoint
15 2 (1.22%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.22%) Apple
15 2 (1.22%) EMC
15 2 (1.22%) ProCurve
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