The table below looks at the statistics for the Problem Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Analyst
Rank 857 902 842
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 14 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.014% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.014% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 30
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,750 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+10.23% +19.81%
Problem Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Problem Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Problem Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Problem Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Analyst across the England region.

Problem Analyst Salary Trend in England

Problem Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Problem Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Problem Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West +18 5 £35,000 +28.44%
East Midlands +5 5 £27,500 +9.45%
West Midlands - 2 £30,000 -
London +52 1 - -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -
Problem Analyst
UK

Problem Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Problem Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Problem Analyst in their job title.

1 36 (94.74%) Problem Management
2 35 (92.11%) ITIL
3 19 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 12 (31.58%) ITIL V3
4 12 (31.58%) SLA
5 11 (28.95%) Service Management
6 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (21.05%) Change Management
8 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
8 7 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (18.42%) MS Office
8 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) ITSM
10 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
10 5 (13.16%) Publishing
10 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
10 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
10 5 (13.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (13.16%) Knowledge Management
11 4 (10.53%) Degree
11 4 (10.53%) ITIL V2
11 4 (10.53%) Finance
12 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
12 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (7.89%) AppSense
12 3 (7.89%) Windows
12 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
12 3 (7.89%) Business Objects
12 3 (7.89%) Reuters

Problem Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Problem Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Problem Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
General
1 5 (13.16%) Publishing
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
1 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) Problem Management
2 35 (92.11%) ITIL
3 19 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 12 (31.58%) ITIL V3
5 11 (28.95%) Service Management
6 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (21.05%) Change Management
8 6 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (15.79%) ITSM
9 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
9 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
9 5 (13.16%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (10.53%) ITIL V2
11 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
12 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
12 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (2.63%) People Management
12 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (2.63%) Line Management
12 1 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) Foglight
2 2 (5.26%) OPNET
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) AppSense
2 3 (7.89%) Business Objects
2 3 (7.89%) Reuters
2 3 (7.89%) Bloomberg
2 3 (7.89%) Remedy
3 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
3 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
3 2 (5.26%) Compuware
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.63%) VMware