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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Analyst
Rank 888 910 856
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 10 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.020% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 23
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% +29.24%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +16.98%

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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015 within the UK.

Problem Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Problem Analyst
Top 13 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 30 June 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 +22 10 £35,000 +7.27% 3
North West +13 5 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Warrington - 5 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 5 £35,000 -
East Midlands +5 3 £27,500 +9.45%
Derbyshire -1 3 £27,500 -0.90%
East of England +9 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Chesterfield +2 1 £16,500 -40.54%
Ipswich - 1 £35,000 -
Leeds - 1 £25,000 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 - 1

Problem Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 37 (97.37%) Problem Management
2 35 (92.11%) ITIL
3 19 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 13 (34.21%) SLA
5 10 (26.32%) Service Management
6 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (23.68%) ITIL V3
7 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (15.79%) MS Office
9 6 (15.79%) Change Management
9 6 (15.79%) ITSM
9 6 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
10 5 (13.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (13.16%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (13.16%) Publishing
10 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
11 4 (10.53%) Finance
11 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
11 4 (10.53%) Degree
12 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
12 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
12 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
12 3 (7.89%) ITIL V2
12 3 (7.89%) SCCM
12 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (7.89%) AppSense
12 3 (7.89%) Windows

Problem Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
General
1 5 (13.16%) Publishing
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
1 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Problem Management
2 35 (92.11%) ITIL
3 19 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 10 (26.32%) Service Management
5 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (23.68%) ITIL V3
6 6 (15.79%) Change Management
6 6 (15.79%) ITSM
6 6 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.16%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) ITIL V2
10 2 (5.26%) Time Management
11 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
11 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.63%) Matrix Management
11 1 (2.63%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Reuters
2 3 (7.89%) Bloomberg
2 3 (7.89%) Business Objects
2 3 (7.89%) AppSense
3 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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