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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Analyst
Rank 900 884 881
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 5 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.028% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.029% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 21
Average salary £30,750 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,450 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £26,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+18.86% -21.48%
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
91358 94470 93145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.12% 96.49% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77495 78985 75634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
South East 0 2 £30,750 -46.52%
East Midlands +1 1 £26,000 -1.88%
London -4 1 - -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Problem Analyst
UK

Problem Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 34 (94.44%) Problem Management
2 30 (83.33%) ITIL
3 22 (61.11%) Service Management
4 20 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
6 11 (30.56%) ITSM
7 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
8 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
9 8 (22.22%) Change Management
10 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (19.44%) SQL
10 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
10 7 (19.44%) Legal
10 7 (19.44%) MCITP
10 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (16.67%) Product Management
11 6 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
11 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (16.67%) MCSE
11 6 (16.67%) ERP
11 6 (16.67%) ISO 9001
11 6 (16.67%) SLA
12 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
12 5 (13.89%) Finance
13 4 (11.11%) Workflow
13 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow
14 3 (8.33%) Change Control

Problem Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Legal
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Spread Betting
2 2 (5.56%) Statistics
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Problem Management
2 30 (83.33%) ITIL
3 22 (61.11%) Service Management
4 20 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (30.56%) ITSM
6 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
7 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
8 8 (22.22%) Change Management
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (16.67%) ERP
10 6 (16.67%) Product Management
10 6 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
11 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
12 4 (11.11%) Workflow
13 3 (8.33%) Change Control
13 3 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
14 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
14 1 (2.78%) Knowledge Management
14 1 (2.78%) Matrix Management
14 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) MCITP
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) ISEB
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCDST
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 3 (8.33%) Avaya
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
3 3 (8.33%) Nortel
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle