Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 196 170
Rank change year-on-year -19 -26 -13
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 65 94 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.87% 1.26% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.38% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 62 84 65
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -6.43%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,000 £21,600
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,817 £53,439
North West median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +3.90% -10.47%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,835 6,829 6,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.73% 91.85% 90.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5,613 5,892 5,233
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Manchester

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in Manchester

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Manchester

Problem Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Stockport +5 9 £52,500 +16.67%
Cheadle - 7 £50,000 - 7
Altrincham -11 3 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Wigan - 3 £30,000 - 1
Salford - 2 - - 3
Rochdale +13 1 £25,000 -26.47%
Problem Management
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 35 (53.85%) Windows
2 24 (36.92%) SQL
3 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
4 18 (27.69%) SLA
4 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
4 18 (27.69%) Incident Management
5 17 (26.15%) ITIL
5 17 (26.15%) Finance
6 15 (23.08%) Linux
7 14 (21.54%) VMware
7 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
8 13 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
9 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (15.38%) Change Management
10 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
10 10 (15.38%) Network Design
10 10 (15.38%) Oracle
10 10 (15.38%) Java
10 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 10 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (15.38%) Capacity Management
10 10 (15.38%) IaaS
11 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
11 9 (13.85%) TypeScript
11 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (13.85%) Web Application Development
11 9 (13.85%) Backbone.js

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (13.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.23%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (15.38%) IaaS
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) PBX
1 9 (13.85%) Unified Communications
2 6 (9.23%) VoIP
3 5 (7.69%) DHCP
3 5 (7.69%) DNS
4 4 (6.15%) LAN
4 4 (6.15%) WAN
5 3 (4.62%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (4.62%) ISDN
5 3 (4.62%) SAN
6 2 (3.08%) Firewall
6 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.54%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.54%) VLAN
7 1 (1.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (7.69%) MySQL
4 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.08%) Big Data
5 2 (3.08%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.08%) DB2
5 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Law
4 3 (4.62%) Military
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Support Engineer
2 11 (16.92%) Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Architect
3 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Administrator
4 8 (12.31%) Applications Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Consultant
4 8 (12.31%) Developer
4 8 (12.31%) SAP Administrator
4 8 (12.31%) SAP Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 8 (12.31%) SAP Basis Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 8 (12.31%) SAP Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) Software Support Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) C# Application Developer
6 6 (9.23%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
1 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
1 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET
1 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
1 9 (13.85%) Backbone.js
1 9 (13.85%) CSS
1 9 (13.85%) HTML
1 9 (13.85%) HTML5
1 9 (13.85%) jQuery
2 8 (12.31%) SAP Basis
3 5 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (3.08%) Ajax
4 2 (3.08%) JSON
4 2 (3.08%) Material Design
4 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) iPad
1 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.62%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.85%) Windows
2 15 (23.08%) Linux
3 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
4 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.69%) CentOS
7 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.08%) Unix
10 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Incident Management
2 17 (26.15%) ITIL
3 10 (15.38%) Capacity Management
3 10 (15.38%) Change Management
3 10 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (15.38%) Network Design
4 9 (13.85%) Microservices
4 9 (13.85%) Web Application Development
5 8 (12.31%) CRM
5 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (10.77%) Service Management
6 7 (10.77%) Validation
6 7 (10.77%) WFM
7 6 (9.23%) Performance Management
7 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (6.15%) Application Packaging
9 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.15%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
3 10 (15.38%) Java
3 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.85%) C#
4 9 (13.85%) TypeScript
5 8 (12.31%) ABAP
6 6 (9.23%) VBScript
7 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.62%) Python
8 2 (3.08%) Perl
9 1 (1.54%) C
9 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.62%) Linux+ Certification
2 3 (4.62%) LPIC
2 3 (4.62%) RHCE
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) MCSE
4 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) MCP
4 1 (1.54%) MCSA
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (27.69%) SLA
2 7 (10.77%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.08%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.08%) XenApp
4 1 (1.54%) vCloud
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Data Guard
2 7 (10.77%) SCCM
3 3 (4.62%) SCOM
4 2 (3.08%) Ansible
4 2 (3.08%) Netcool
4 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.08%) Puppet
4 2 (3.08%) WSUS
5 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.54%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.54%) VMware
3 10 (15.38%) Oracle
4 9 (13.85%) SAP
5 5 (7.69%) Cisco
6 3 (4.62%) Citrix
6 3 (4.62%) HP
6 3 (4.62%) Splunk
6 3 (4.62%) Xerox
7 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.08%) NetApp
7 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.08%) SaltStack
7 2 (3.08%) Wyse
8 1 (1.54%) Apple
8 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.54%) EMC
8 1 (1.54%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.54%) Symantec