The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 172 148 134
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -14
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 79 109 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.30% 1.63% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.84% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 68 83 124
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,800 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Problem Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5360 5922 6315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.93% 88.59% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4470 4890 5002
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Problem Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Problem Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Problem Management Salary Trend in the North West

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Problem Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 50 £42,500 +19.71% 9
Merseyside +1 16 £33,250 -19.39% 2
Cheshire -1 8 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Lancashire +12 2 £24,250 -15.65%
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 96 (68.57%) ITIL
2 60 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 59 (42.14%) Incident Management
4 54 (38.57%) ITIL V3
5 45 (32.14%) Change Management
6 44 (31.43%) Project Management
7 42 (30.00%) SAP
8 35 (25.00%) FMCG
8 35 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
9 33 (23.57%) Release Management
9 33 (23.57%) ERP
9 33 (23.57%) Microsoft
10 32 (22.86%) Windows
10 32 (22.86%) SAP ERP
10 32 (22.86%) Performance Improvement
10 32 (22.86%) Infrastructure Management
11 26 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (18.57%) Service Management
11 26 (18.57%) Finance
12 25 (17.86%) JavaScript
13 23 (16.43%) Windows Server
14 16 (11.43%) Linux
15 15 (10.71%) Perl
15 15 (10.71%) SLA
16 14 (10.00%) SQL
16 14 (10.00%) Nagios
16 14 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 13 (9.29%) PowerShell
17 13 (9.29%) ITSM
17 13 (9.29%) Java

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.43%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.00%) Apache
2 7 (5.00%) nginx
3 5 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.14%) JBoss
5 3 (2.14%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.86%) MS Office
3 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (22.86%) SAP ERP
2 5 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.71%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.14%) SaaS
3 2 (1.43%) Office 365
3 2 (1.43%) PaaS
4 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.29%) DNS
1 6 (4.29%) Wireshark
2 5 (3.57%) Internet
3 4 (2.86%) DHCP
3 4 (2.86%) PSTN
3 4 (2.86%) VoIP
3 4 (2.86%) WebEx
4 3 (2.14%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (1.43%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (1.43%) Firewall
5 2 (1.43%) HTTP
5 2 (1.43%) IMAP
5 2 (1.43%) MPLS
5 2 (1.43%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (1.43%) SMTP
5 2 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.43%) Telepresence
5 2 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.71%) GIS
3 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.29%) Subversion
3 4 (2.86%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.71%) Bower
4 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.71%) Grunt
4 1 (0.71%) JIRA
4 1 (0.71%) Maven
General
1 26 (18.57%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Banking
2 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.14%) Legal
3 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) French Language
4 2 (1.43%) Games
4 2 (1.43%) German Language
4 2 (1.43%) Marketing
4 2 (1.43%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (26.43%) SAP Manager
2 32 (22.86%) Analyst
2 32 (22.86%) Change Manager
2 32 (22.86%) SAP Change Manager
3 23 (16.43%) Applications Support
4 22 (15.71%) Service Manager
4 22 (15.71%) Support Engineer
5 19 (13.57%) Support Analyst
6 13 (9.29%) Delivery Manager
7 12 (8.57%) Services Delivery Manager
8 10 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) Incident Manager
10 8 (5.71%) Administrator
10 8 (5.71%) Server Engineer
10 8 (5.71%) Server Support
10 8 (5.71%) Server Support Engineer
10 8 (5.71%) Service Analyst
11 7 (5.00%) IT Analyst
11 7 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (5.00%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.86%) XML
2 9 (6.43%) Web Services
3 8 (5.71%) HTML
3 8 (5.71%) SOAP
4 7 (5.00%) JSON
5 6 (4.29%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.29%) LAPP Stack
6 5 (3.57%) .NET
7 4 (2.86%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.86%) FIXML
7 4 (2.86%) J2EE
7 4 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (2.86%) XSL
8 1 (0.71%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.71%) CSS
8 1 (0.71%) jQuery
8 1 (0.71%) Middleware
8 1 (0.71%) React
8 1 (0.71%) Servlets
8 1 (0.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.00%) FMCG
2 26 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.43%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.43%) SWIFT
4 6 (4.29%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.57%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.14%) iPad
7 2 (1.43%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.43%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.43%) Health Informatics
7 2 (1.43%) Informatics
7 2 (1.43%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.43%) PKI
7 2 (1.43%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.71%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.71%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.86%) Windows
2 23 (16.43%) Windows Server
3 16 (11.43%) Linux
4 14 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.71%) Debian
7 7 (5.00%) CentOS
8 6 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.86%) Unix
10 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (68.57%) ITIL
2 60 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 59 (42.14%) Incident Management
4 54 (38.57%) ITIL V3
5 45 (32.14%) Change Management
6 44 (31.43%) Project Management
7 35 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
8 33 (23.57%) ERP
8 33 (23.57%) Release Management
9 32 (22.86%) Infrastructure Management
9 32 (22.86%) Performance Improvement
10 26 (18.57%) Service Management
11 13 (9.29%) ITSM
12 11 (7.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (7.14%) Configuration Management
14 8 (5.71%) Mentoring
14 8 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (5.00%) Time Management
16 6 (4.29%) Data Analysis
16 6 (4.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 15 (10.71%) Perl
3 14 (10.00%) SQL
4 13 (9.29%) Java
4 13 (9.29%) PowerShell
5 8 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 8 (5.71%) C++
5 8 (5.71%) Python
6 6 (4.29%) C#
6 6 (4.29%) PHP
7 4 (2.86%) VBScript
8 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.29%) MCSE
1 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.86%) Degree
3 4 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) CCNA
4 2 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.71%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (9.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.00%) Varnish
3 6 (4.29%) XenApp
4 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (10.00%) Nagios
2 7 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 7 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.00%) Puppet
3 6 (4.29%) Cacti
3 6 (4.29%) Munin
4 2 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.43%) SCCM
4 2 (1.43%) SCOM
5 1 (0.71%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (30.00%) SAP
2 33 (23.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.14%) Cisco
3 10 (7.14%) VMware
4 9 (6.43%) Citrix
4 9 (6.43%) IBM
4 9 (6.43%) Red Hat
4 9 (6.43%) Remedy
5 5 (3.57%) Bloomberg
5 5 (3.57%) Informatica
5 5 (3.57%) Reuters
5 5 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.86%) Alias
6 4 (2.86%) BMC
6 4 (2.86%) F5
7 2 (1.43%) AppSense
7 2 (1.43%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.43%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.43%) Juniper
7 2 (1.43%) Redknee
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