The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
England / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 69 79
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 0 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - 1.87% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.19% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 4
Median salary - £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% -2.38%  

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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 512 684 652
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 90.78% 85.18% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 447 607 538
Median salary £37,900 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Problem Management
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (18.18%) Service Design
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Law
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) EDI

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
1 1 (9.09%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Law
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Service Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Manager
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Manager
5 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) BAPI
1 1 (9.09%) EDI
1 1 (9.09%) SAP ALE
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Business Workflow
1 1 (9.09%) SAP PI
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (9.09%) SAP XI
1 1 (9.09%) SAPUI5
1 1 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery Management
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Service Design
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) ABAP
2 1 (9.09%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (9.09%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Citrix
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
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