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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Problem Analyst
Rank 839 938 953
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 26 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.029% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.030% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 28
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,227 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £30,750 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +18.26%

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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 2016 within the UK.

Problem Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Problem Analyst
Top 23 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 3 December 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 +67 24 £27,250 -16.15% 5
East of England +30 10 £27,000 -26.02% 2
London +68 6 £34,227 -19.46%
East Midlands +16 5 £25,000 -3.84% 1
Nottingham - 5 £25,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £25,000 - 1
Suffolk - 5 £27,000 -
Essex - 4 £34,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £27,000 -
West Midlands -20 2 £23,000 - 1
South Wales - 2 £30,000 -
Wales - 2 £30,000 -
South East +65 1 £26,000 -13.33%
Birmingham - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £23,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £26,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £30,000 -
Newport - 1 £30,000 -
Romford - 1 £33,500 -
Brighton - 1 £26,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £35,500 -
Norwich - 1 £26,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £26,000 -

Problem Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 35 (57.38%) ITIL
2 32 (52.46%) Problem Management
3 24 (39.34%) SQL
4 17 (27.87%) Trend Analysis
4 17 (27.87%) ITIL V3
5 16 (26.23%) Service Management
6 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
7 13 (21.31%) SQLPlus
7 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (19.67%) Data Protection
9 11 (18.03%) Incident Management
10 9 (14.75%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (13.11%) Time Management
11 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (13.11%) GIS
11 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
12 7 (11.48%) Windows
12 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
13 6 (9.84%) ITSM
14 5 (8.20%) Finance
14 5 (8.20%) SLA
14 5 (8.20%) MS Office
14 5 (8.20%) Java
15 4 (6.56%) Oracle
15 4 (6.56%) Statistics
15 4 (6.56%) Degree
15 4 (6.56%) Spreadsheet
16 3 (4.92%) ITIL V2
16 3 (4.92%) Virtual Team
16 3 (4.92%) Line 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
3 4 (6.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQLPlus
2 8 (13.11%) GIS
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Toad
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Billing
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Statistics
3 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.92%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.64%) Online Games
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Telematics
5 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Unix
2 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) ITIL
2 32 (52.46%) Problem Management
3 17 (27.87%) ITIL V3
3 17 (27.87%) Trend Analysis
4 16 (26.23%) Service Management
5 12 (19.67%) Data Protection
6 11 (18.03%) Incident Management
7 9 (14.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (13.11%) Time Management
9 6 (9.84%) ITSM
10 3 (4.92%) Change Management
10 3 (4.92%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.92%) ITIL V2
10 3 (4.92%) Line Management
10 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.28%) Process Improvement
12 1 (1.64%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) Java
3 2 (3.28%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) Citrix
3 1 (1.64%) Computacenter
3 1 (1.64%) Mitel
3 1 (1.64%) SAP
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