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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 165 193 114
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -79
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 63 59 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.12% 0.92% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.05% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 58 56 142
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £63,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
4893 5606 6014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.68% 87.54% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4129 4455 4844
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +38 46 £60,000 +27.65% 5
Merseyside +10 9 £32,500 - 3
Cheshire +2 8 £30,000 -34.78% 1
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 90 (68.70%) ITIL
2 58 (44.27%) Incident Management
3 57 (43.51%) Service Delivery
4 47 (35.88%) ITIL V3
5 45 (34.35%) Change Management
6 40 (30.53%) Project Management
7 39 (29.77%) Windows
8 32 (24.43%) Service Management
9 31 (23.66%) ERP
10 30 (22.90%) FMCG
11 29 (22.14%) SAP
12 28 (21.37%) Release Management
12 28 (21.37%) Performance Improvement
12 28 (21.37%) Infrastructure Management
13 26 (19.85%) SAP ERP
13 26 (19.85%) Finance
14 24 (18.32%) Microsoft
15 23 (17.56%) Linux
16 22 (16.79%) Active Directory
16 22 (16.79%) VMware
17 20 (15.27%) Windows Server
18 19 (14.50%) SQL
19 17 (12.98%) MS Office
20 15 (11.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 15 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
21 14 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
21 14 (10.69%) Banking
21 14 (10.69%) ITSM
21 14 (10.69%) SLA
22 13 (9.92%) Citrix

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 13 (9.92%) Apache
2 10 (7.63%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.11%) Apache Pig
4 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (3.82%) nginx
5 4 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.53%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.76%) IIS
8 1 (0.76%) JBoss
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (12.98%) MS Office
2 8 (6.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (19.85%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.29%) Line 500
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) Internet
1 6 (4.58%) SAN
2 5 (3.82%) Firewall
3 4 (3.05%) MRTG
4 3 (2.29%) Broadband
4 3 (2.29%) DHCP
4 3 (2.29%) DNS
4 3 (2.29%) PBX
4 3 (2.29%) VPN
4 3 (2.29%) WAN
4 3 (2.29%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.53%) NAS
5 2 (1.53%) VoIP
6 1 (0.76%) PSTN
6 1 (0.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.11%) Apache Hive
2 8 (6.11%) Big Data
2 8 (6.11%) Hadoop
2 8 (6.11%) IBM BigInsights
3 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.53%) MS Access
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.76%) Subversion
2 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (19.85%) Finance
2 14 (10.69%) Banking
3 8 (6.11%) Retail
4 6 (4.58%) Law
4 6 (4.58%) Legal
5 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.53%) Marketing
5 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Automotive
6 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (22.14%) Analyst
2 28 (21.37%) Change Manager
2 28 (21.37%) SAP Change Manager
2 28 (21.37%) SAP Manager
3 21 (16.03%) Administrator
4 17 (12.98%) Service Analyst
4 17 (12.98%) Service Manager
5 11 (8.40%) IT Support
5 11 (8.40%) Linux Administrator
5 11 (8.40%) Linux Support
6 10 (7.63%) IT Administrator
6 10 (7.63%) IT Manager
7 9 (6.87%) Data Administrator
7 9 (6.87%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (6.87%) Services Delivery Manager
8 8 (6.11%) Hadoop Administrator
9 7 (5.34%) IT Services Manager
9 7 (5.34%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (1.53%) .NET
2 2 (1.53%) Middleware
2 2 (1.53%) Web Services
2 2 (1.53%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.76%) HTML
3 1 (0.76%) JSON
3 1 (0.76%) SOAP
3 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.90%) FMCG
2 14 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.92%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.58%) iPad
5 5 (3.82%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.05%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.05%) EqualLogic
6 4 (3.05%) PMI
7 3 (2.29%) Clustering
7 3 (2.29%) iPhone
8 2 (1.53%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.53%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.53%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.53%) Life Science
8 2 (1.53%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.76%) Informatics
9 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (29.77%) Windows
2 23 (17.56%) Linux
3 20 (15.27%) Windows Server
4 15 (11.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.58%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.82%) CentOS
7 5 (3.82%) Debian
7 5 (3.82%) Unix
7 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.05%) Android
9 3 (2.29%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (68.70%) ITIL
2 58 (44.27%) Incident Management
3 57 (43.51%) Service Delivery
4 47 (35.88%) ITIL V3
5 45 (34.35%) Change Management
6 40 (30.53%) Project Management
7 32 (24.43%) Service Management
8 31 (23.66%) ERP
9 28 (21.37%) Infrastructure Management
9 28 (21.37%) Performance Improvement
9 28 (21.37%) Release Management
10 15 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (10.69%) ITSM
12 11 (8.40%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (6.11%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (6.11%) Open Source
13 8 (6.11%) Use Case
14 7 (5.34%) Document Management
14 7 (5.34%) Six Sigma
15 6 (4.58%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.50%) SQL
2 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
2 5 (3.82%) Perl
2 5 (3.82%) PHP
2 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.82%) Python
3 4 (3.05%) Ruby
4 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.53%) VBA
5 2 (1.53%) VBScript
6 1 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.76%) C#
6 1 (0.76%) C++
6 1 (0.76%) Java
6 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (9.92%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (7.63%) Degree
3 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.05%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.29%) MCDST
4 3 (2.29%) MOS
4 3 (2.29%) NCDA
4 3 (2.29%) NCIE
4 3 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.76%) MCSA
6 1 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.69%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (16.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (6.11%) HDFS
4 6 (4.58%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.58%) XenApp
5 5 (3.82%) Varnish
6 4 (3.05%) Squid
7 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (2.29%) vSphere
7 3 (2.29%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) Ambari
1 8 (6.11%) Oozie
2 7 (5.34%) Nagios
3 5 (3.82%) Munin
3 5 (3.82%) Puppet
3 5 (3.82%) SCCM
4 4 (3.05%) Zenoss
5 3 (2.29%) Cacti
5 3 (2.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.53%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.53%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.53%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.76%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (22.14%) SAP
2 24 (18.32%) Microsoft
3 22 (16.79%) VMware
4 13 (9.92%) Citrix
5 11 (8.40%) IBM
6 10 (7.63%) Cisco
6 10 (7.63%) Red Hat
7 8 (6.11%) Hortonworks
7 8 (6.11%) Tableau
7 8 (6.11%) Teradata
8 6 (4.58%) HP
9 5 (3.82%) F5
10 4 (3.05%) AppSense
10 4 (3.05%) Dell
10 4 (3.05%) NetApp
10 4 (3.05%) Progress
10 4 (3.05%) SaltStack
10 4 (3.05%) Symantec
11 3 (2.29%) Lotus
11 3 (2.29%) Sage
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