Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 185 172
Rank change year-on-year -34 -13 -34
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 88 99 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.12% 1.34% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.47% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 77 91 72
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.29% -14.12%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £49,000
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 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 7172 6742 6762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.06% 91.11% 90.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5931 5779 5606
Manchester median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
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 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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Stockport +8 19 £52,500 +16.67%
Cheadle - 13 £50,000 -
Salford - 3 £32,500 - 1
Wigan - 3 £30,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £38,250 -
Problem Management
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 35 (39.77%) Windows
2 33 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 28 (31.82%) ITIL
4 26 (29.55%) Hyper-V
5 25 (28.41%) Finance
5 25 (28.41%) VMware
6 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (23.86%) Capacity Management
8 20 (22.73%) PowerShell
8 20 (22.73%) SQL
9 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
9 19 (21.59%) Active Directory
9 19 (21.59%) Incident Management
10 18 (20.45%) Network Design
10 18 (20.45%) IaaS
11 17 (19.32%) iPad
11 17 (19.32%) Enterprise Architecture
11 17 (19.32%) MS Exchange
12 16 (18.18%) Change Management
12 16 (18.18%) C#
12 16 (18.18%) HTML
12 16 (18.18%) .NET
12 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET
12 16 (18.18%) CSS
12 16 (18.18%) SLA
12 16 (18.18%) QA
12 16 (18.18%) jQuery
12 16 (18.18%) Windows 7
12 16 (18.18%) HTML5
12 16 (18.18%) Web Application Development

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 17 (19.32%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (20.45%) IaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) LAN
1 12 (13.64%) WAN
2 10 (11.36%) DHCP
2 10 (11.36%) DNS
3 9 (10.23%) SAN
4 8 (9.09%) Firewall
5 7 (7.95%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (2.27%) VLAN
6 2 (2.27%) WLAN
7 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.27%) Big Data
3 2 (2.27%) Data Lake
3 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.27%) DB2
3 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
3 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.91%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (28.41%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Law
3 3 (3.41%) Military
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (19.32%) Architect
1 17 (19.32%) Infrastructure Architect
2 16 (18.18%) Analyst
3 15 (17.05%) Developer
4 14 (15.91%) Service Manager
5 13 (14.77%) Applications Developer
6 11 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
6 11 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 10 (11.36%) Support Engineer
8 9 (10.23%) .NET Applications Developer
8 9 (10.23%) .NET Developer
8 9 (10.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.95%) Support Analyst
9 7 (7.95%) Technical Manager
9 7 (7.95%) Technical Services Manager
10 6 (6.82%) Administrator
10 6 (6.82%) Consultant
10 6 (6.82%) SAP Basis Administrator
10 6 (6.82%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 6 (6.82%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.18%) .NET
1 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 16 (18.18%) Backbone.js
1 16 (18.18%) CSS
1 16 (18.18%) HTML
1 16 (18.18%) HTML5
1 16 (18.18%) jQuery
2 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (6.82%) SAP Basis
3 6 (6.82%) Web Services
4 2 (2.27%) Ajax
4 2 (2.27%) JSON
4 2 (2.27%) Material Design
4 2 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) iPad
2 14 (15.91%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.41%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.14%) CMDB
5 1 (1.14%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.14%) Life Science
5 1 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.77%) Windows
2 16 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 10 (11.36%) Linux
3 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.23%) Windows 8
4 9 (10.23%) Windows Server
5 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.27%) CentOS
7 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.27%) Unix
8 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) ITIL
2 21 (23.86%) Capacity Management
3 19 (21.59%) Incident Management
4 18 (20.45%) Network Design
5 17 (19.32%) Enterprise Architecture
6 16 (18.18%) Change Management
6 16 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 14 (15.91%) Microservices
8 11 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 11 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 10 (11.36%) Patch Management
9 10 (11.36%) Service Management
10 8 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (9.09%) Server Hardening
10 8 (9.09%) SIEM
11 7 (7.95%) Knowledge Management
11 7 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (6.82%) CRM
12 6 (6.82%) Security Management
13 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.73%) PowerShell
1 20 (22.73%) SQL
2 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.18%) C#
3 16 (18.18%) TypeScript
4 8 (9.09%) Java
4 8 (9.09%) VBScript
5 6 (6.82%) ABAP
6 5 (5.68%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.68%) Python
7 3 (3.41%) C
7 3 (3.41%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.82%) MCSE
3 4 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) Degree
4 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) MCSA
5 1 (1.14%) MCSM
5 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.18%) QA
1 16 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (29.55%) Hyper-V
2 19 (21.59%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.95%) Terminal Services
3 7 (7.95%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.27%) XenApp
6 1 (1.14%) vCloud
6 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) SCCM
2 6 (6.82%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.41%) WSUS
4 2 (2.27%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.27%) Ansible
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.27%) Netcool
4 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.27%) Puppet
4 2 (2.27%) SCOM
5 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.14%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 33 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (28.41%) VMware
3 8 (9.09%) Oracle
4 7 (7.95%) Cisco
4 7 (7.95%) SAP
4 7 (7.95%) Wyse
5 6 (6.82%) CheckPoint
5 6 (6.82%) Citrix
5 6 (6.82%) HP
6 4 (4.55%) Splunk
7 3 (3.41%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.41%) Cloudera
7 3 (3.41%) Xerox
8 2 (2.27%) Apple
8 2 (2.27%) NetApp
8 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.27%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.14%) EMC
9 1 (1.14%) Symantec