Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 173 165 181
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 +55
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 19 54 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.51% 1.10% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.17% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 62
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,154 £25,125
25th Percentile £34,375 £32,500 £30,597
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,750 £46,000 £37,750
Median % change year-on-year -9.24% +21.85% +7.86%
75th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile " £59,672 £93,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,837 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.41% -11.47% +30.43%

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 3,480 4,611 5,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 93.75% 93.97% 92.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,964 3,719 4,672
10th Percentile £31,325 £30,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,660 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Manchester

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Problem Management in Manchester.

Salary trend for Problem Management in Manchester

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Problem Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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
Wigan - 3 £50,000 -
Salford +18 2 - - 2
Problem Management
North West

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT jobs citing Problem Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft 365
3 8 (42.11%) Azure
3 8 (42.11%) SLA
4 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
5 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
5 6 (31.58%) Change Management
6 5 (26.32%) WAN
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) NAS
7 4 (21.05%) Service Management
7 4 (21.05%) Power BI
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (21.05%) SAN
7 4 (21.05%) LAN
7 4 (21.05%) Power Platform
7 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (15.79%) ITSM
8 3 (15.79%) Remedy
8 3 (15.79%) Project Management
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) C#

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 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft 365
2 8 (42.11%) Azure
3 4 (21.05%) Power Platform
4 1 (5.26%) IaaS
4 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) NAS
2 4 (21.05%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.26%) SD-WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) SNMP
4 1 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (5.26%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Power BI
General
1 2 (10.53%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Support Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.79%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
1 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.26%) COM
2 1 (5.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Handset
1 1 (5.26%) iPad
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
2 6 (31.58%) Change Management
2 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (21.05%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (15.79%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Information Security
6 2 (10.53%) Major Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 2 (10.53%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCIE
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (10.53%) BitLocker
4 2 (10.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Remedy
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
3 2 (10.53%) Becrypt
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) McAfee
3 2 (10.53%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) ConnectWise
4 1 (5.26%) Mitel
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds