The table below looks at the statistics for the Problem Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Analyst
Rank 852 903 849
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 20 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.018% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.019% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 30
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,450 £38,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Problem Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Analyst over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Problem Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Problem Analyst
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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
England +23 19 £35,000 +25.00% 3
London +24 5 £41,250 +47.32%
Warrington +16 5 £35,000 +59.09%
Cheshire +8 5 £35,000 +59.09%
North West +5 5 £35,000 +59.09%
West Midlands - 5 £30,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 5 £30,000 -
Redditch - 5 £30,000 -
East Midlands +3 3 £27,500 +18.27%
City of London +32 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Derbyshire - 2 £27,250 -
Leicestershire - 1 £36,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £35,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £35,000 -
Leicester - 1 £36,000 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -

Problem Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 46 (92.00%) ITIL
2 44 (88.00%) Problem Management
3 25 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 16 (32.00%) Service Management
5 12 (24.00%) ITIL V3
5 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (22.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
6 11 (22.00%) SLA
7 10 (20.00%) ITSM
8 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (18.00%) Knowledge Management
8 9 (18.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.00%) Change Management
9 8 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (12.00%) Remedy
10 6 (12.00%) MS Office
11 5 (10.00%) Publishing
11 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
12 4 (8.00%) Foglight
12 4 (8.00%) Finance
12 4 (8.00%) OPNET
12 4 (8.00%) Compuware
12 4 (8.00%) ITIL V2
12 4 (8.00%) Riverbed
12 4 (8.00%) SolarWinds
12 4 (8.00%) Degree
12 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared

Problem Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (10.00%) Publishing
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
1 3 (6.00%) Windows Vista
1 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (92.00%) ITIL
2 44 (88.00%) Problem Management
3 25 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 16 (32.00%) Service Management
5 12 (24.00%) ITIL V3
6 11 (22.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (20.00%) ITSM
8 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (18.00%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (16.00%) Change Management
10 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 4 (8.00%) ITIL V2
12 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
13 2 (4.00%) Time Management
14 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 1 (2.00%) Matrix Management
14 1 (2.00%) Logistics
14 1 (2.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (8.00%) Degree
4 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.00%) CNA
5 2 (4.00%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Foglight
1 4 (8.00%) OPNET
2 3 (6.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Remedy
3 4 (8.00%) Compuware
3 4 (8.00%) Riverbed
3 4 (8.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (6.00%) AppSense
4 3 (6.00%) Reuters
4 3 (6.00%) Bloomberg
4 3 (6.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17500.00 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago