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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Analyst
Rank 880 940 928
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 30 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.024% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.025% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 38
Median salary £27,000 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,863 £41,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £28,250 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-4.42% +8.65%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Problem Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Problem Analyst
Top 27 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 28 September 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 +51 28 £27,000 -22.85% 3
London +57 9 £34,227 -14.43% 1
East of England +25 9 £27,000 -22.85%
Suffolk - 9 £27,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 9 £27,000 -
South East +43 3 £25,000 -8.67%
Surrey +25 2 - -
Leeds +18 2 £27,000 -
West Yorkshire +18 2 £27,000 -
Yorkshire +15 2 £27,000 -
West Midlands -10 2 £23,000 +2.22% 1
Staines - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £33,250 -
East Midlands +14 1 £25,000 -10.71% 1
West Bromwich +6 1 £23,000 +2.22%
North West -5 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Birmingham -25 1 - -
South West - 1 £27,500 -
Newport - 1 £30,000 -
Bristol - 1 £27,500 -
South Wales - 1 £30,000 - 2
Maidenhead - 1 £25,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £25,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Manchester - 1 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Wales - 1 £30,000 - 2

Problem Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 37 (56.06%) ITIL
2 33 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 28 (42.42%) SQL
4 19 (28.79%) Trend Analysis
5 17 (25.76%) Data Protection
6 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (21.21%) SQLPlus
7 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
7 13 (19.70%) Service Management
7 13 (19.70%) Incident Management
8 11 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 11 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (15.15%) Java
10 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
10 8 (12.12%) Windows
11 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
11 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
12 6 (9.09%) Time Management
12 6 (9.09%) Oracle
12 6 (9.09%) GIS
13 5 (7.58%) ITSM
13 5 (7.58%) SLA
13 5 (7.58%) Tomcat
13 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
13 5 (7.58%) Client/Server
13 5 (7.58%) MS Office
13 5 (7.58%) Degree
14 4 (6.06%) Statistics
14 4 (6.06%) C#

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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.58%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQLPlus
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.09%) GIS
4 4 (6.06%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 2 (3.03%) Billing
1 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Games
2 1 (1.52%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.58%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.06%) Statistics
5 3 (4.55%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.03%) User Experience
7 1 (1.52%) Online Games
7 1 (1.52%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Unix
2 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) ITIL
2 33 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 19 (28.79%) Trend Analysis
4 17 (25.76%) Data Protection
5 13 (19.70%) Incident Management
5 13 (19.70%) Service Management
6 11 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 11 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (9.09%) Time Management
8 5 (7.58%) ITSM
9 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.55%) Change Management
10 3 (4.55%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.55%) ITIL V2
10 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.52%) Analytics
12 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Management
12 1 (1.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) SQL
2 10 (15.15%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.52%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.52%) Mitel
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £32000.00 per annum + shares + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
MI5
Salary: From £32,893 to £35,560 per annum £32,893 - £35,560
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago