The median annual salary for a Problem Analyst was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Problem Analyst
UK / England
Rank 804 920 905
Rank change year-on-year +116 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Analyst 15 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.008% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 19
Median salary £27,500 £38,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% -4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,750 £27,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -0.92% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75905 92477 95025
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.42% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63439 78184 78375
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Problem Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Problem Analyst in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
East Midlands +6 6 £25,000 -1.96%
London +72 5 £35,000 -36.36%
Yorkshire +33 2 £32,000 +18.51%
South East - 1 £35,000 -
East of England - 1 £27,500 -
Problem Analyst
UK

Problem Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 26 (70.27%) Problem Management
2 23 (62.16%) ITIL
3 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 15 (40.54%) Service Management
4 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
5 9 (24.32%) Trend Analysis
5 9 (24.32%) ITIL V3
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
7 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
8 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) Finance
8 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.81%) Time Management
9 4 (10.81%) GIS
9 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (10.81%) C#
9 4 (10.81%) Java
9 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
10 3 (8.11%) .NET
10 3 (8.11%) SQLPlus
10 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
10 3 (8.11%) Windows
10 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
10 3 (8.11%) SLA
10 3 (8.11%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (8.11%) Line Management
11 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
11 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
11 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis

Problem Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) GIS
3 3 (8.11%) SQLPlus
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Toad
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Problem Management
2 23 (62.16%) ITIL
3 15 (40.54%) Service Management
4 9 (24.32%) ITIL V3
4 9 (24.32%) Trend Analysis
5 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
6 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Time Management
8 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.11%) Line Management
8 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.41%) CRM
9 2 (5.41%) ITSM
9 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
10 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix
2 1 (2.70%) Dell
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Tableau