Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 79 62
Rank change year-on-year +19 -17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 27 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.73% 1.92% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 2.18% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 19
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £33,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.30% -11.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £25,050 £26,425 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,000 £36,500 £55,500
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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 896 1149 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.60% 88.45% 87.34%
Number of salaries quoted 668 777 619
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,261 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £64,200
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in Merseyside

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in Merseyside

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in Merseyside over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in Merseyside

Problem Management
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 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
Liverpool +27 27 £40,000 +16.79%
Bootle -2 2 - -
Problem Management
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
3 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
4 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 8 (29.63%) Service Management
6 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 6 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (22.22%) Ansible
7 6 (22.22%) Line Management
7 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 6 (22.22%) NAS
7 6 (22.22%) AMQP
7 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
7 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
7 6 (22.22%) Skype for Business
7 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) Virtual Team
7 6 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
7 6 (22.22%) Server Patching
7 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (22.22%) Back Office
7 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
7 6 (22.22%) LAMP
7 6 (22.22%) VMware

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) AMQP
1 6 (22.22%) NAS
1 6 (22.22%) SAN
1 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (18.52%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (22.22%) Back Office
1 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Active Directory Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Change Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) IT Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Problem Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Service Desk Support
4 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) ICT Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) ICT Support
5 4 (14.81%) ICT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) LAMP
1 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) Kafka
2 5 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Virtual Team
3 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (18.52%) Driving Licence
4 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
1 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Unix
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (18.52%) CentOS
3 5 (18.52%) SUSE
3 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
3 8 (29.63%) Service Management
4 6 (22.22%) Line Management
4 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) Server Patching
4 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 6 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (22.22%) Time Management
5 5 (18.52%) Change Management
5 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
6 4 (14.81%) Statistics
7 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.41%) DevOps
8 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (3.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 6 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) Remedy