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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Analyst
Rank 935 943 969
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 19 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.020% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.021% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 17
Median salary £27,000 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £38,100
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +4.83%

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
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median 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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Analyst over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 within the UK.

Problem Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Problem Analyst
Top 21 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 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 18 £27,000 -22.85% 3
North West +24 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Yorkshire - 5 £27,000 -
Leeds - 5 £27,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £27,000 -
Cheshire +25 3 £27,500 -21.42%
East Midlands +19 3 £25,000 -9.09%
London -5 2 £44,613 -0.85% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £25,000 -
Manchester - 2 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £25,000 -
East of England +17 1 £25,500 -27.14% 1
Suffolk +7 1 £25,500 -27.14% 1
Derbyshire +2 1 £25,000 -8.25%
West Midlands -24 1 £38,000 +26.66% 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
South East - 1 £25,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £25,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £38,000 -

Problem Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 23 (79.31%) ITIL
1 23 (79.31%) Problem Management
2 11 (37.93%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
5 7 (24.14%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) Windows
5 7 (24.14%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
6 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
6 6 (20.69%) Client/Server
6 6 (20.69%) SLA
6 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
6 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) Service Management
7 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.79%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
9 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
9 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (6.90%) People Management
10 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
10 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
11 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
11 1 (3.45%) GIS
11 1 (3.45%) Finance
11 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management

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 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) GIS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Client/Server
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) ITIL
1 23 (79.31%) Problem Management
2 11 (37.93%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.24%) Service Management
6 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
7 2 (6.90%) People Management
8 1 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) ITSM
8 1 (3.45%) Line Management
8 1 (3.45%) Logistics
8 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
MI5
Salary: From £32,893 to £35,560 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago