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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 174 128 146
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +18
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 71 126 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.25% 1.82% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.13% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 50 118 89
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +30.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.08% +1.25%
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
4922 5912 5538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.56% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4080 5013 4633
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Manchester -10 41 £45,000 +11.45% 5
Merseyside +9 16 £35,000 - 2
Cheshire -29 9 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Lancashire - 3 £32,500 - 1
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 93 (62.00%) ITIL
2 67 (44.67%) Windows
3 55 (36.67%) Incident Management
4 45 (30.00%) Change Management
5 43 (28.67%) Microsoft
5 43 (28.67%) Service Delivery
6 39 (26.00%) Service Management
6 39 (26.00%) SQL
7 32 (21.33%) Finance
8 31 (20.67%) Linux
9 28 (18.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 27 (18.00%) MS Office
10 27 (18.00%) SQL Server
11 26 (17.33%) Active Directory
12 25 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 25 (16.67%) Windows Server
13 24 (16.00%) ITIL V3
14 23 (15.33%) SLA
15 22 (14.67%) ITIL Certification
15 22 (14.67%) VMware
15 22 (14.67%) Degree
16 19 (12.67%) MS Exchange
16 19 (12.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (12.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 18 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (11.33%) Apache
18 17 (11.33%) Citrix
18 17 (11.33%) Project Management
18 17 (11.33%) Banking
19 16 (10.67%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (12.67%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.33%) Apache
3 9 (6.00%) Apache Pig
4 8 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (5.33%) nginx
5 7 (4.67%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.67%) IIS
8 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.00%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.33%) JBoss
9 2 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.67%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (18.00%) MS Office
2 25 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.67%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.00%) Line 500
3 2 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.33%) Firewall
2 9 (6.00%) WAN
3 8 (5.33%) MRTG
4 7 (4.67%) DNS
4 7 (4.67%) Internet
4 7 (4.67%) VPN
5 6 (4.00%) SAN
6 5 (3.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.67%) Broadband
7 4 (2.67%) DHCP
7 4 (2.67%) LAN
7 4 (2.67%) PBX
8 3 (2.00%) VLAN
9 2 (1.33%) FTP
9 2 (1.33%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.33%) NAS
9 2 (1.33%) VoIP
10 1 (0.67%) BGP
10 1 (0.67%) HSRP
10 1 (0.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.33%) Big Data
3 11 (7.33%) Hadoop
3 11 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (7.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (6.00%) Apache Hive
5 9 (6.00%) IBM BigInsights
5 9 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.33%) MS Access
7 2 (1.33%) MySQL
7 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.00%) Toad
3 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (21.33%) Finance
2 17 (11.33%) Banking
3 10 (6.67%) Law
4 9 (6.00%) Legal
4 9 (6.00%) Retail
5 1 (0.67%) Automotive
5 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (24.00%) Analyst
2 24 (16.00%) Administrator
3 21 (14.00%) Service Manager
4 18 (12.00%) IT Support
5 14 (9.33%) IT Administrator
5 14 (9.33%) Linux Administrator
5 14 (9.33%) Linux Support
6 13 (8.67%) Service Analyst
7 12 (8.00%) IT Manager
8 11 (7.33%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (6.00%) Data Administrator
10 9 (6.00%) DBA
10 9 (6.00%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (6.00%) Hadoop Administrator
10 9 (6.00%) Services Delivery Manager
10 9 (6.00%) SQL DBA
10 9 (6.00%) SQL Server DBA
11 8 (5.33%) Change Manager
11 8 (5.33%) SAP Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.33%) Web Services
2 4 (2.67%) .NET
3 3 (2.00%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (2.00%) Middleware
3 3 (2.00%) XML
3 3 (2.00%) XSD
4 2 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.67%) HTML
5 1 (0.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.67%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.67%) Clustering
4 9 (6.00%) FMCG
4 9 (6.00%) Replication
5 7 (4.67%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.33%) Blackberry
6 5 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.33%) iPad
6 5 (3.33%) iPhone
6 5 (3.33%) PMI
7 4 (2.67%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.67%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.00%) EqualLogic
8 3 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.33%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.33%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.33%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.33%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 67 (44.67%) Windows
2 31 (20.67%) Linux
3 25 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 19 (12.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (12.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (8.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.33%) CentOS
8 8 (5.33%) Debian
9 7 (4.67%) Unix
10 5 (3.33%) Android
10 5 (3.33%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.67%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (2.67%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.67%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.33%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.33%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (62.00%) ITIL
2 55 (36.67%) Incident Management
3 45 (30.00%) Change Management
4 43 (28.67%) Service Delivery
5 39 (26.00%) Service Management
6 28 (18.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 24 (16.00%) ITIL V3
8 17 (11.33%) Project Management
9 16 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (9.33%) ITSM
11 13 (8.67%) Capacity Management
11 13 (8.67%) ERP
12 12 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (8.00%) Document Management
13 11 (7.33%) Open Source
13 11 (7.33%) Release Management
14 10 (6.67%) Configuration Management
14 10 (6.67%) Mentoring
15 9 (6.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.00%) SQL
2 16 (10.67%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.33%) T-SQL
4 8 (5.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.33%) Perl
5 5 (3.33%) PHP
5 5 (3.33%) Python
5 5 (3.33%) VBScript
6 4 (2.67%) Java
6 4 (2.67%) VBA
7 3 (2.00%) Ruby
8 2 (1.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.67%) C#
9 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (14.67%) Degree
1 22 (14.67%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.00%) MCSA
4 5 (3.33%) CCNA
4 5 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.33%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.67%) CCA
5 4 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (2.67%) MCDST
5 4 (2.67%) MCP
5 4 (2.67%) MCSE
5 4 (2.67%) MOS
5 4 (2.67%) NCDA
5 4 (2.67%) NCIE
5 4 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.33%) HNC
7 2 (1.33%) MCITP
7 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.33%) SLA
2 7 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 26 (17.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 9 (6.00%) HDFS
4 8 (5.33%) Squid
4 8 (5.33%) Varnish
5 6 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.33%) XenApp
6 5 (3.33%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.33%) vSphere
9 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (8.00%) SCCM
2 10 (6.67%) Nagios
3 9 (6.00%) Ambari
3 9 (6.00%) Oozie
4 8 (5.33%) Munin
4 8 (5.33%) Puppet
4 8 (5.33%) Zenoss
5 4 (2.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.33%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.33%) Cacti
6 2 (1.33%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.33%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.67%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.67%) SCOM
7 1 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 43 (28.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.67%) VMware
3 17 (11.33%) Citrix
4 11 (7.33%) Cisco
4 11 (7.33%) HP
4 11 (7.33%) IBM
4 11 (7.33%) Red Hat
5 10 (6.67%) SAP
6 9 (6.00%) Hitachi
6 9 (6.00%) Hortonworks
6 9 (6.00%) Tableau
6 9 (6.00%) Teradata
7 8 (5.33%) AppSense
7 8 (5.33%) SaltStack
8 6 (4.00%) Hummingbird
9 5 (3.33%) Dell
9 5 (3.33%) NetApp
9 5 (3.33%) Oracle
10 4 (2.67%) Interwoven
10 4 (2.67%) Progress
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