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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Problem Analyst
Rank 875 860 839
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 24 45 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.041% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.044% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 33
Average salary £26,500 £47,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.61% +38.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £22,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+17.77% -28.57%

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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 2014 within the UK.

Problem Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Problem Analyst
Top 26 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 22 December 2014. 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 -24 24 £26,500 -43.61% 1
South East -7 7 £57,500 +155.55% 1
North West -4 6 £22,000 -
Warrington - 6 £22,000 -
Cheshire - 6 £22,000 -
Derbyshire - 5 £26,000 -
Chesterfield - 5 £26,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £26,000 -
Berkshire +18 4 £57,500 -
Yorkshire -25 4 £26,500 +10.41%
West Yorkshire -12 3 - -
London -31 2 £50,000 +3.09%
Milton Keynes - 2 £38,750 -
Bradford - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £38,750 -
Leeds -6 1 - -
Surrey -14 1 £28,500 +26.66% 1
South Yorkshire -16 1 £26,500 -
Sheffield -20 1 £26,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £32,500 -
Reigate - 1 £28,500 - 1
Mansfield - 1 £26,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £26,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £32,500 -
Worksop - 1 £26,500 -
East of England - 1 £32,500 -

Problem Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 57 (85.07%) ITIL
2 51 (76.12%) Problem Management
3 28 (41.79%) Incident Management
4 27 (40.30%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (37.31%) Service Management
6 20 (29.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (19.40%) Security Cleared
8 11 (16.42%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (13.43%) Remedy
9 9 (13.43%) MS Office
9 9 (13.43%) Knowledge Management
10 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
10 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
11 7 (10.45%) Finance
11 7 (10.45%) Statistics
12 6 (8.96%) ITSM
12 6 (8.96%) Change Management
13 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
13 5 (7.46%) SLA
13 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
13 5 (7.46%) Data Mining
13 5 (7.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
14 4 (5.97%) Riverbed
14 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds
14 4 (5.97%) Banking
14 4 (5.97%) Retail
14 4 (5.97%) Compuware
14 4 (5.97%) HP
14 4 (5.97%) ERP

Problem Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Office
2 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
2 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Law
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.30%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (85.07%) ITIL
2 51 (76.12%) Problem Management
3 28 (41.79%) Incident Management
4 25 (37.31%) Service Management
5 20 (29.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (13.43%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.96%) Change Management
8 6 (8.96%) ITSM
9 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
9 4 (5.97%) ERP
10 3 (4.48%) Project Management
11 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.99%) TQM
12 1 (1.49%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.49%) Migration
12 1 (1.49%) Release Management
12 1 (1.49%) Trend Analysis
12 1 (1.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.42%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.99%) MCSE
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.99%) CNA
5 2 (2.99%) Novell Certification
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Foglight
1 4 (5.97%) OPNET
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Remedy
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) Compuware
3 4 (5.97%) HP
3 4 (5.97%) Riverbed
3 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) LexisNexis
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