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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.24% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 372 290 375
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 89.00% 86.31% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 342 242 331
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Problem Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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
Chorley - 1 - -
Problem Management
North West

Problem Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) AIX
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
5 2 (28.57%) NVQ Level 4
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) HPUX
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Sun
5 2 (28.57%) HP

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 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) AIX
5 2 (28.57%) HPUX
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Server Building
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) NVQ Level 4
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec