Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Problem Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem Management over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 81 85
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.45% 0.55% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.62% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Lancashire median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% -42.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,850 £26,625
90th Percentile £32,750 £38,350 £29,875
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -12.79%

Problem Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 769 803 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.73% 88.14% 84.22%
Number of salaries quoted 621 721 667
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £22,900
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Problem Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Lancashire

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in Lancashire

Problem Management
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 3 £27,500 -
Preston -5 1 - -
Problem Management
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Unix Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Unix Support
1 3 (75.00%) Unix Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft