The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Management
Rank 43 44 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 20 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.15% 3.93% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 5.14% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 6
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
505 467 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.65% 76.43% 70.66%
Number of salaries quoted 408 408 417
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £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 Merseyside

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

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in Merseyside

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Problem Management
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 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
(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
Liverpool -6 16 £50,000 - 2
Wirral - 4 £40,000 -
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 42 (76.36%) ITIL
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
3 25 (45.45%) SQL
4 24 (43.64%) Service Management
5 22 (40.00%) IBM
5 22 (40.00%) Finance
6 19 (34.55%) Linux
7 16 (29.09%) SAN
8 15 (27.27%) Java
8 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 15 (27.27%) J2EE
8 15 (27.27%) NAS
9 14 (25.45%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (23.64%) Oracle
11 12 (21.82%) UNIX
12 11 (20.00%) HTML
12 11 (20.00%) PHP
12 11 (20.00%) MySQL
12 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 11 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (20.00%) Business Objects
12 11 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 11 (20.00%) ITSM
12 11 (20.00%) Workflow
12 11 (20.00%) Advertising
12 11 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (20.00%) Pentaho

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (20.00%) Liferay
2 8 (14.55%) CICS
3 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
4 4 (7.27%) IIS
4 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) FastStats
2 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.27%) MS Office
4 1 (1.82%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) SAN
2 15 (27.27%) NAS
3 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.09%) VPN
4 5 (9.09%) WAN
4 5 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (1.82%) DHCP
5 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) MySQL
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (20.00%) Pentaho
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Advertising
3 2 (3.64%) Games
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Applications Support
2 12 (21.82%) Technical Manager
3 11 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Analyst
4 10 (18.18%) Service Manager
5 9 (16.36%) Technical Services Manager
6 8 (14.55%) Storage Specialist
6 8 (14.55%) Technical Specialist
7 7 (12.73%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Engineering Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Graduate Support Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Technical Support
9 3 (5.45%) Graduate
9 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support
10 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.64%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) J2EE
2 11 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (10.91%) .NET
4 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 9 (16.36%) IBM Mainframe
3 7 (12.73%) Blackberry
4 5 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 5 (9.09%) Fat Client
4 5 (9.09%) iPhone
5 4 (7.27%) FMCG
6 2 (3.64%) Online Games
6 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.64%) CMDB
7 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Windows
2 19 (34.55%) Linux
3 12 (21.82%) UNIX
4 8 (14.55%) zOS
5 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.27%) AIX
7 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.82%) MVS
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (76.36%) ITIL
2 24 (43.64%) Service Management
3 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (20.00%) ITSM
3 11 (20.00%) Workflow
3 11 (20.00%) ITIL V2
4 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.45%) Change Management
6 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.82%) Migration
6 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.82%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.82%) Release Management
6 1 (1.82%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.82%) High Availability
6 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) SQL
2 15 (27.27%) Java
2 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.00%) PHP
4 4 (7.27%) VBA
4 4 (7.27%) VBScript
5 2 (3.64%) VB
5 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.64%) VB6
6 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.64%) MCSA
3 2 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.64%) MCDST
3 2 (3.64%) MCITP
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) MCTS
4 1 (1.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (7.27%) Netcool
2 4 (7.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) IBM
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle
3 11 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.55%) Remedy
5 7 (12.73%) Cisco
5 7 (12.73%) HP
6 6 (10.91%) Citrix
7 4 (7.27%) BMC
7 4 (7.27%) SAP
7 4 (7.27%) JBoss
8 2 (3.64%) Sage
8 2 (3.64%) Reuters
8 2 (3.64%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.82%) Dell
9 1 (1.82%) Adobe
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