The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Problem Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Analyst
UK
Rank 830 930 930
Rank change year-on-year
+100 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 19 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.009% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.009% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 18
Median salary £29,500 £30,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.06% +16.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,250 £30,750 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.13% +16.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Problem Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Problem Analyst in the job title.

Problem Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Problem Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Problem Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Problem Analyst
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 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
England +94 16 £28,250 -5.83%
East of England +27 5 £27,500 -45.00%
London - 4 £34,250 -
East Midlands +9 3 £25,000 -4.76%
Suffolk +5 3 £27,500 -45.00%
Scotland - 3 £32,375 -
Nottingham - 3 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £32,375 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £25,000 -
South East +67 2 £30,500 -3.17%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £28,500 -
West Yorkshire +27 1 £32,000 +18.51%
Yorkshire +23 1 £32,000 +18.51%
Leeds +21 1 £32,000 +18.51%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £29,000 -
North East - 1 £29,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £26,000 -
Essex - 1 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £26,000 -
Romford - 1 £33,500 -
Norwich - 1 £26,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £29,000 -
Bromley - 1 £35,000 -
Brighton - 1 £26,000 -

Problem Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Problem Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Problem Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (59.18%) ITIL
2 28 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 19 (38.78%) SQL
4 15 (30.61%) Service Management
5 12 (24.49%) ITIL V3
6 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
7 10 (20.41%) SQLPlus
7 10 (20.41%) Trend Analysis
8 8 (16.33%) Data Protection
8 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
9 7 (14.29%) Finance
10 6 (12.24%) GIS
10 6 (12.24%) Time Management
10 6 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (12.24%) Java
10 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
11 5 (10.20%) Windows
11 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
11 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
12 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
12 4 (8.16%) C#
12 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (6.12%) SLA
13 3 (6.12%) .NET
13 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
13 3 (6.12%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (6.12%) Line Management
14 2 (4.08%) Relational Database

Problem Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQLPlus
2 6 (12.24%) GIS
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Toad
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Replication
2 2 (4.08%) Statistics
3 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.04%) Online Games
3 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) ITIL
2 28 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 15 (30.61%) Service Management
4 12 (24.49%) ITIL V3
5 10 (20.41%) Trend Analysis
6 8 (16.33%) Data Protection
6 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
7 6 (12.24%) Time Management
8 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.12%) Line Management
11 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.08%) CRM
11 2 (4.08%) ITSM
11 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
12 1 (2.04%) Change Management
12 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
12 1 (2.04%) Data Management
12 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) Java
3 4 (8.16%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) MOS
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Citrix
3 1 (2.04%) Dell
3 1 (2.04%) Mitel
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) Tableau