Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Problem Analyst was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1140 1121 1227
Rank change year-on-year -19 +106 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 20 57 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.032% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.033% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 29
England median annual salary £29,000 £27,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% -20.59% +28.30%
10th Percentile £24,400 £22,500 £24,700
90th Percentile £42,500 £35,225 £43,750
UK median annual salary £29,000 £27,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% -20.59% +28.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 160642 172382 198265
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 129864 145429 166431
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,488
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Problem Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Problem Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Problem Analyst in England

Problem Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Analyst in England.

Salary trend for Problem Analyst in England

Problem Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem Analyst in England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Problem Analyst in England

Problem Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +16 9 £37,500 +31.58% 1
North West +5 6 £40,000 +18.52%
East of England -8 5 £29,000 +7.41%
South East +44 4 £28,000 +9.80% 2
Yorkshire +27 3 £32,500 +20.37% 1
South West +3 2 £37,500 +36.36%
Problem Analyst
UK

Problem Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, 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 across the England region featuring Problem Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) ITIL
2 17 (85.00%) Problem Management
3 11 (55.00%) Service Management
4 10 (50.00%) Change Management
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL V3
5 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) C#
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) ITSM
9 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (15.00%) Trend Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (10.00%) CRM
10 2 (10.00%) Replication
10 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (10.00%) SQLPlus
10 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (10.00%) Toad
10 2 (10.00%) SLA
10 2 (10.00%) Windows
10 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Management

Problem Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) ITIL
2 17 (85.00%) Problem Management
3 11 (55.00%) Service Management
4 10 (50.00%) Change Management
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL V3
6 4 (20.00%) ITSM
6 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (10.00%) CRM
8 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
9 1 (5.00%) IT Audit
9 1 (5.00%) Process Management
9 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (10.00%) QA
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle