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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Management
Rank 173 197 106
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -91
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 61 48 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.12% 0.79% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.89% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 56 43 147
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £30,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £110,000 £63,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
4700 5383 5816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.95% 88.32% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 4287 4680
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £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 26 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 26 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 +33 42 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Cheshire +15 9 £30,750 -35.26% 2
Merseyside +2 6 £32,000 -1.53% 2
Lancashire +8 2 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Cumbria -1 1 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Problem Management
England

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 91 (70.54%) ITIL
2 62 (48.06%) Incident Management
3 58 (44.96%) Service Delivery
4 51 (39.53%) ITIL V3
5 46 (35.66%) Change Management
6 43 (33.33%) Project Management
7 35 (27.13%) Service Management
7 35 (27.13%) Windows
7 35 (27.13%) ERP
7 35 (27.13%) FMCG
8 33 (25.58%) SAP
9 32 (24.81%) Release Management
9 32 (24.81%) Performance Improvement
9 32 (24.81%) Infrastructure Management
10 30 (23.26%) SAP ERP
11 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
12 23 (17.83%) Active Directory
13 22 (17.05%) Finance
14 21 (16.28%) VMware
15 20 (15.50%) Linux
15 20 (15.50%) Windows Server
16 18 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (13.18%) MS Office
18 16 (12.40%) ITSM
19 14 (10.85%) Citrix
19 14 (10.85%) Windows Server 2008
20 13 (10.08%) ITIL Certification
21 12 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
22 11 (8.53%) SLA

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 11 (8.53%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.75%) Apache
3 6 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.65%) nginx
4 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.10%) Apache Pig
5 4 (3.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.33%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.78%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.78%) JBoss
8 1 (0.78%) Node.js
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (13.18%) MS Office
2 7 (5.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (23.26%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.33%) Line 500
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) Office 365
1 2 (1.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) IaaS
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) Internet
2 5 (3.88%) DNS
2 5 (3.88%) SAN
2 5 (3.88%) WAN
3 4 (3.10%) Firewall
3 4 (3.10%) MRTG
4 3 (2.33%) Broadband
4 3 (2.33%) DHCP
4 3 (2.33%) PBX
4 3 (2.33%) SMTP
4 3 (2.33%) VoIP
4 3 (2.33%) VPN
4 3 (2.33%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.55%) IMAP
6 1 (0.78%) NAS
6 1 (0.78%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.10%) Apache Hive
3 4 (3.10%) Big Data
3 4 (3.10%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.10%) IBM BigInsights
3 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.78%) Bower
2 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.78%) Grunt
2 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) Maven
2 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 22 (17.05%) Finance
2 10 (7.75%) Banking
3 6 (4.65%) Legal
4 5 (3.88%) Law
5 4 (3.10%) Retail
6 3 (2.33%) Marketing
7 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (24.81%) Change Manager
1 32 (24.81%) SAP Change Manager
1 32 (24.81%) SAP Manager
2 30 (23.26%) Analyst
3 19 (14.73%) Service Analyst
4 18 (13.95%) Service Manager
5 15 (11.63%) Administrator
6 10 (7.75%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (7.75%) Linux Support
7 9 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (6.98%) IT Administrator
7 9 (6.98%) IT Manager
7 9 (6.98%) IT Support
7 9 (6.98%) Services Delivery Manager
8 8 (6.20%) Incident Manager
9 7 (5.43%) IT Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.65%) ITIL Service Analyst
10 6 (4.65%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.88%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (2.33%) Middleware
3 2 (1.55%) HTML
3 2 (1.55%) JSON
3 2 (1.55%) SOAP
3 2 (1.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.55%) XML
4 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.78%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.78%) CSS
4 1 (0.78%) HTML5
4 1 (0.78%) jQuery
4 1 (0.78%) React
4 1 (0.78%) REST
4 1 (0.78%) Servlets
4 1 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (27.13%) FMCG
2 17 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.75%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.43%) iPad
5 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.10%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.10%) EqualLogic
7 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.33%) iPhone
8 2 (1.55%) Clustering
8 2 (1.55%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.55%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.55%) Health Informatics
8 2 (1.55%) Informatics
8 2 (1.55%) Life Science
8 2 (1.55%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.55%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.78%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.13%) Windows
2 20 (15.50%) Linux
2 20 (15.50%) Windows Server
3 14 (10.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (7.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.65%) CentOS
5 6 (4.65%) Debian
6 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.10%) Unix
7 4 (3.10%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.33%) Android
8 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.55%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (70.54%) ITIL
2 62 (48.06%) Incident Management
3 58 (44.96%) Service Delivery
4 51 (39.53%) ITIL V3
5 46 (35.66%) Change Management
6 43 (33.33%) Project Management
7 35 (27.13%) ERP
7 35 (27.13%) Service Management
8 32 (24.81%) Infrastructure Management
8 32 (24.81%) Performance Improvement
8 32 (24.81%) Release Management
9 18 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (12.40%) ITSM
11 8 (6.20%) Six Sigma
12 7 (5.43%) Configuration Management
13 6 (4.65%) Document Management
13 6 (4.65%) Validation
14 5 (3.88%) Capacity Management
14 5 (3.88%) Supplier Management
14 5 (3.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.53%) SQL
2 7 (5.43%) Python
3 6 (4.65%) Bash Shell
3 6 (4.65%) Perl
4 5 (3.88%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.88%) PHP
4 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.10%) Ruby
6 2 (1.55%) C++
6 2 (1.55%) Java
7 1 (0.78%) C
7 1 (0.78%) C#
7 1 (0.78%) VB
7 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.08%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.20%) Degree
3 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.10%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.10%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.33%) MCDST
4 3 (2.33%) MOS
5 2 (1.55%) NCDA
5 2 (1.55%) NCIE
5 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.78%) MCSA
6 1 (0.78%) MCSE
6 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.53%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (17.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.20%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.43%) XenApp
5 6 (4.65%) Varnish
6 4 (3.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (3.10%) HDFS
6 4 (3.10%) Squid
7 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (2.33%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.55%) vSphere
9 1 (0.78%) Docker
9 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.65%) Nagios
1 6 (4.65%) Puppet
2 5 (3.88%) Munin
2 5 (3.88%) SCCM
3 4 (3.10%) Ambari
3 4 (3.10%) Oozie
3 4 (3.10%) Zenoss
4 3 (2.33%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.55%) Cacti
5 2 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.78%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (25.58%) SAP
2 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 21 (16.28%) VMware
4 14 (10.85%) Citrix
5 11 (8.53%) Cisco
6 7 (5.43%) IBM
7 6 (4.65%) F5
7 6 (4.65%) HP
7 6 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.88%) AppSense
9 4 (3.10%) Dell
9 4 (3.10%) Hortonworks
9 4 (3.10%) SaltStack
9 4 (3.10%) Tableau
9 4 (3.10%) Teradata
10 3 (2.33%) Interwoven
10 3 (2.33%) Lotus
10 3 (2.33%) NetApp
10 3 (2.33%) Sage
10 3 (2.33%) Symantec
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Salary: £19000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + On Call and benefits
Posted: 35 minutes ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: 25,000 - 34,000
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: exceptional benefits
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Liverpool
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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