The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Analyst
Rank 833 809 806
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 36 20 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.020% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.021% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 59
Average salary £25,750 £27,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,050 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -4.34%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Problem Analyst
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Yorkshire -20 13 £29,000 -3.33%
South East -10 10 £37,500 +36.36% 1
North West 0 5 £23,500 -11.32% 1
London -36 4 - -
East Midlands - 2 £26,625 -
East of England - 2 £22,500 -
Problem Analyst
UK

Problem Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 41 (73.21%) ITIL
2 36 (64.29%) Problem Management
3 24 (42.86%) Service Management
4 17 (30.36%) Retail
5 13 (23.21%) MS Office
5 13 (23.21%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (21.43%) Finance
7 11 (19.64%) Service Delivery
8 10 (17.86%) FMCG
9 9 (16.07%) Incident Management
9 9 (16.07%) ITSM
9 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
10 8 (14.29%) EPoS
10 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 6 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (10.71%) SLA
13 5 (8.93%) Asset Management
13 5 (8.93%) Project Management
14 4 (7.14%) Change Management
14 4 (7.14%) SQL
14 4 (7.14%) C
14 4 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
15 3 (5.36%) HP
15 3 (5.36%) ERP
15 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
16 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
16 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
16 2 (3.57%) ISEB

Problem Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Office
2 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
General
1 17 (30.36%) Retail
2 12 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) FMCG
2 8 (14.29%) EPoS
3 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) ITIL
2 36 (64.29%) Problem Management
3 24 (42.86%) Service Management
4 11 (19.64%) Service Delivery
5 9 (16.07%) Incident Management
5 9 (16.07%) ITSM
6 6 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) Asset Management
7 5 (8.93%) Project Management
8 4 (7.14%) Change Management
9 3 (5.36%) ERP
10 2 (3.57%) Trend Analysis
10 2 (3.57%) ITIL V3
11 1 (1.79%) Migration
11 1 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.79%) Workflow
11 1 (1.79%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) SQL
1 4 (7.14%) C
2 2 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB
4 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) HP
3 1 (1.79%) Remedy