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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Management
England / North West
Rank 185 160 157
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 66 69 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.11% 1.24% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.41% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 54 53 97
Median salary £29,250 £38,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.02% -10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%

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
5357 4908 6020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 89.99% 88.04% 87.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4464 4075 5038
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -16 51 £28,500 -48.18% 5
Cheshire +14 9 £26,500 -41.11%
Lancashire -6 4 £30,000 -7.69%
Merseyside -16 1 £28,000 -20.00%
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 79 (56.43%) ITIL
2 55 (39.29%) SQL
3 53 (37.86%) MS Excel
4 52 (37.14%) Microsoft
5 49 (35.00%) Windows
6 45 (32.14%) Finance
7 41 (29.29%) SQL Server
8 36 (25.71%) Service Management
9 35 (25.00%) SLA
9 35 (25.00%) Incident Management
10 32 (22.86%) Linux
11 29 (20.71%) Service Delivery
12 28 (20.00%) ITIL V3
13 24 (17.14%) .NET
13 24 (17.14%) C#
14 23 (16.43%) T-SQL
14 23 (16.43%) Change Management
15 22 (15.71%) Active Directory
15 22 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (15.00%) iPad
16 21 (15.00%) HP
16 21 (15.00%) HTML
16 21 (15.00%) JavaScript
16 21 (15.00%) CSS
17 20 (14.29%) jQuery
18 19 (13.57%) Software Engineering
18 19 (13.57%) SC Cleared
18 19 (13.57%) Security Cleared
18 19 (13.57%) SQL Server 2008
19 18 (12.86%) Web Application Development

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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (6.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.43%) CICS
4 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.43%) GroupWise
4 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) IIS
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (37.86%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.86%) MS Office
3 3 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.29%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.43%) G Suite
2 2 (1.43%) IaaS
2 2 (1.43%) PaaS
2 2 (1.43%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) GitHub
3 1 (0.71%) Office 365
3 1 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) Firewall
1 5 (3.57%) Skype
2 4 (2.86%) DHCP
2 4 (2.86%) DNS
3 3 (2.14%) SAN
3 3 (2.14%) VPN
4 2 (1.43%) 802.11
4 2 (1.43%) VoIP
5 1 (0.71%) ISDN
5 1 (0.71%) LAN
5 1 (0.71%) NAS
5 1 (0.71%) SSL
5 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (29.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (11.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.14%) DB2
6 3 (2.14%) MySQL
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.43%) IMS/DB
8 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.71%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.71%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (12.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.71%) JIRA
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (32.14%) Finance
2 10 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.71%) Banking
4 5 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (3.57%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.14%) Games
6 2 (1.43%) Automotive
6 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) French Language
7 1 (0.71%) German Language
7 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (17.86%) Analyst
1 25 (17.86%) Developer
2 23 (16.43%) Support Engineer
3 15 (10.71%) Applications Support
4 13 (9.29%) Service Manager
5 12 (8.57%) Service Analyst
6 11 (7.86%) .NET Developer
6 11 (7.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 11 (7.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (7.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (6.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (6.43%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.43%) Team Leader
7 9 (6.43%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.71%) DBA
8 8 (5.71%) IT Engineer
8 8 (5.71%) IT Support
8 8 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.14%) .NET
2 21 (15.00%) CSS
2 21 (15.00%) HTML
3 20 (14.29%) jQuery
4 18 (12.86%) Ajax
4 18 (12.86%) JSON
4 18 (12.86%) WCF
4 18 (12.86%) XML
5 16 (11.43%) XSLT
6 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.43%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.43%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.43%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.43%) HTML5
7 2 (1.43%) Web Services
8 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.71%) Middleware
8 1 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (15.00%) iPad
3 15 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.29%) FMCG
6 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.86%) Replication
7 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.43%) Clustering
8 2 (1.43%) CMDB
8 2 (1.43%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.43%) PKI
8 2 (1.43%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.43%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.71%) Tandem
9 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (35.00%) Windows
2 32 (22.86%) Linux
3 16 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 13 (9.29%) Unix
5 12 (8.57%) Windows Server
6 8 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.86%) AIX
8 4 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.43%) HPUX
9 2 (1.43%) Solaris
9 2 (1.43%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.43%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.43%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.71%) CentOS
10 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (56.43%) ITIL
2 36 (25.71%) Service Management
3 35 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 29 (20.71%) Service Delivery
5 28 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 23 (16.43%) Change Management
7 19 (13.57%) Software Engineering
8 18 (12.86%) MVC
8 18 (12.86%) Web Application Development
9 16 (11.43%) Web Development
10 15 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (9.29%) People Management
12 11 (7.86%) Project Management
13 10 (7.14%) Configuration Management
13 10 (7.14%) Validation
14 9 (6.43%) Risk Management
14 9 (6.43%) WFM
15 8 (5.71%) Data Analysis
15 8 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (5.71%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (39.29%) SQL
2 24 (17.14%) C#
3 23 (16.43%) T-SQL
4 21 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.57%) Java
6 5 (3.57%) VBScript
7 3 (2.14%) VB
8 2 (1.43%) C
8 2 (1.43%) COBOL
8 2 (1.43%) Perl
8 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.43%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.71%) C++
9 1 (0.71%) IronPython
9 1 (0.71%) Python
9 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (13.57%) SC Cleared
1 19 (13.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (5.71%) Degree
5 7 (5.00%) CCNP
5 7 (5.00%) CCSE
6 4 (2.86%) MCDBA
6 4 (2.86%) MCITP
6 4 (2.86%) MCTS
7 3 (2.14%) CCNA
7 3 (2.14%) MCSE
8 2 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.43%) MCP
8 2 (1.43%) MCSA
8 2 (1.43%) NCDA
8 2 (1.43%) NVQ Level 4
8 2 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.71%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (25.00%) SLA
2 7 (5.00%) QA
3 4 (2.86%) ISO 9000
3 4 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.14%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (15.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.43%) Firmware
3 2 (1.43%) NDS
3 2 (1.43%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (1.43%) vSphere
3 2 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (11.43%) SCCM
2 11 (7.86%) SCOrch
3 5 (3.57%) SCOM
4 3 (2.14%) Nagios
5 2 (1.43%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.71%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.71%) Netcool
6 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.71%) Puppet
6 1 (0.71%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 52 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.00%) HP
3 9 (6.43%) Cisco
3 9 (6.43%) VMware
4 8 (5.71%) CheckPoint
4 8 (5.71%) SAP
5 6 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.57%) Citrix
6 5 (3.57%) NetApp
6 5 (3.57%) Remedy
7 3 (2.14%) IBM
7 3 (2.14%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.43%) Fujitsu
8 2 (1.43%) Google
8 2 (1.43%) Oracle
8 2 (1.43%) Splunk
8 2 (1.43%) Sun
9 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.71%) EMC
9 1 (0.71%) Symantec
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive + benefits
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