The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Management
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 147 196
Rank change year-on-year -34 +49  
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 93 90 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.36% 1.60% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.82% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 68 86 49
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £115,000
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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6156 4952 5674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.91% 88.30% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19927 16677 18480
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Problem Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Problem Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Management in the North West

Problem Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Problem Management in the North West

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Management in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Management in the North West

Problem Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -35 55 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Cheshire -19 24 £43,500 +38.09% 3
Merseyside -6 12 £38,500 +18.46% 3
Cumbria +1 1 - -
Problem Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for Problem Management.

1 62 (40.52%) ITIL
2 57 (37.25%) Microsoft
3 46 (30.07%) Windows
4 41 (26.80%) Active Directory
5 39 (25.49%) Finance
6 38 (24.84%) SQL
6 38 (24.84%) Service Management
7 36 (23.53%) Incident Management
8 33 (21.57%) SQL Server
9 29 (18.95%) JavaScript
9 29 (18.95%) iPad
10 28 (18.30%) .NET
10 28 (18.30%) C#
11 27 (17.65%) SLA
11 27 (17.65%) Change Management
12 26 (16.99%) Windows 7
13 25 (16.34%) jQuery
13 25 (16.34%) Web Application Development
13 25 (16.34%) HTML
13 25 (16.34%) ASP.NET
13 25 (16.34%) CSS
14 24 (15.69%) VMware
15 23 (15.03%) QA
16 22 (14.38%) Hyper-V
16 22 (14.38%) AngularJS
16 22 (14.38%) HTML5
16 22 (14.38%) Backbone.js
16 22 (14.38%) TypeScript
16 22 (14.38%) HP
17 21 (13.73%) Visual Studio

Problem Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 18 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.23%) Skype for Business
3 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.27%) Confluence
4 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.31%) Apache
6 2 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (12.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) PeopleSoft CRM
1 3 (1.96%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 3 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.54%) IaaS
3 7 (4.58%) Office 365
4 4 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.96%) SaaS
6 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.11%) Firewall
2 11 (7.19%) LAN
2 11 (7.19%) SAN
2 11 (7.19%) WAN
3 10 (6.54%) DNS
4 8 (5.23%) DHCP
4 8 (5.23%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.58%) Skype
6 4 (2.61%) NAS
6 4 (2.61%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.96%) MPLS
8 2 (1.31%) AMQP
8 2 (1.31%) Network Security
8 2 (1.31%) Telepresence
8 2 (1.31%) VoIP
9 1 (0.65%) ATM
9 1 (0.65%) SMS
9 1 (0.65%) VPN
9 1 (0.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.61%) Big Data
2 4 (2.61%) Data Lake
2 4 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.31%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.31%) MySQL
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.65%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.58%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.96%) JIRA
4 3 (1.96%) JUnit
5 2 (1.31%) Maven
5 2 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.65%) Selenium
6 1 (0.65%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 39 (25.49%) Finance
2 8 (5.23%) Banking
3 6 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.27%) Retail
5 4 (2.61%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.96%) Law
7 2 (1.31%) Back Office
7 2 (1.31%) French Language
7 2 (1.31%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.31%) Legal
7 2 (1.31%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (23.53%) Analyst
2 33 (21.57%) Developer
3 17 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 16 (10.46%) .NET Developer
5 15 (9.80%) IT Analyst
6 13 (8.50%) .NET Applications Developer
6 13 (8.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (8.50%) C# Application Developer
6 13 (8.50%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.84%) Service Manager
8 11 (7.19%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.19%) Service Analyst
8 11 (7.19%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.54%) Senior Applications Developer
10 9 (5.88%) Architect
10 9 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (5.23%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.23%) Team Leader
12 7 (4.58%) IT Operations Analyst
12 7 (4.58%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.30%) .NET
2 25 (16.34%) ASP.NET
2 25 (16.34%) CSS
2 25 (16.34%) HTML
2 25 (16.34%) jQuery
3 22 (14.38%) AngularJS
3 22 (14.38%) Backbone.js
3 22 (14.38%) HTML5
4 18 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (5.88%) JSON
5 9 (5.88%) Web Services
6 7 (4.58%) Ajax
6 7 (4.58%) XML
7 4 (2.61%) Material Design
7 4 (2.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (1.96%) WCF
8 3 (1.96%) XSLT
9 2 (1.31%) LAMP
9 2 (1.31%) Middleware
10 1 (0.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.95%) iPad
2 20 (13.07%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.19%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.27%) CMDB
6 4 (2.61%) Replication
7 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.96%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.96%) User Experience
7 3 (1.96%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.31%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.31%) PMI
8 2 (1.31%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) Fintech
9 1 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.65%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 46 (30.07%) Windows
2 26 (16.99%) Windows 7
3 14 (9.15%) Linux
4 13 (8.50%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.88%) Unix
6 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.92%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.96%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.31%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.65%) CentOS
11 1 (0.65%) SUSE
11 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (40.52%) ITIL
2 38 (24.84%) Service Management
3 36 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 27 (17.65%) Change Management
5 25 (16.34%) Web Application Development
6 19 (12.42%) ITIL V3
7 18 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (11.76%) Microservices
8 16 (10.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (10.46%) Service Delivery
9 15 (9.80%) Capacity Management
10 13 (8.50%) Project Management
11 12 (7.84%) Risk Management
12 11 (7.19%) Network Design
13 10 (6.54%) Configuration Management
13 10 (6.54%) Software Engineering
13 10 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
15 8 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (5.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (24.84%) SQL
2 29 (18.95%) JavaScript
3 28 (18.30%) C#
4 22 (14.38%) TypeScript
5 15 (9.80%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.92%) Java
6 6 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.92%) VBScript
7 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.27%) Python
8 3 (1.96%) C
8 3 (1.96%) PHP
9 2 (1.31%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.31%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.31%) Ruby
10 1 (0.65%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.15%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.19%) Degree
4 6 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.61%) CCNP
6 4 (2.61%) CCSE
6 4 (2.61%) MCSE
7 3 (1.96%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.96%) Sun Certification
8 2 (1.31%) CCNA
8 2 (1.31%) MCSA
8 2 (1.31%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.65%) MCSM
9 1 (0.65%) NCDA
9 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.65%) SLA
2 23 (15.03%) QA
3 3 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (26.80%) Active Directory
2 22 (14.38%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.58%) XenApp
5 5 (3.27%) Terminal Services
5 5 (3.27%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.31%) Docker
6 2 (1.31%) KVM
6 2 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.31%) vSphere
7 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (11.76%) SCCM
2 11 (7.19%) SCOrch
3 5 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.96%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (1.31%) Ansible
5 2 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.31%) Puppet
6 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.65%) SafeCom
6 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 24 (15.69%) VMware
3 22 (14.38%) HP
4 13 (8.50%) Cisco
5 11 (7.19%) Oracle
6 9 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 9 (5.88%) Citrix
7 5 (3.27%) Remedy
7 5 (3.27%) Sun
7 5 (3.27%) Wyse
8 4 (2.61%) Symantec
9 3 (1.96%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.96%) BMC
9 3 (1.96%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.96%) IBM
9 3 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (1.96%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.31%) Juniper
10 2 (1.31%) NetApp
10 2 (1.31%) Sophos
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