The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 61 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 2 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% 0.77% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.01% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £39,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +1.28%
Root Cause Analysis
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
412 398 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.73% 76.98% 70.99%
Number of salaries quoted 330 357 312
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the Lancashire region.

Root Cause Analysis Salary Trend in Lancashire

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Root Cause Analysis also 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 that cited Root Cause Analysis.

1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 5 (41.67%) SMTP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) Nagios
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
2 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 5 (41.67%) Local Government
2 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
2 5 (41.67%) Squid
2 5 (41.67%) Wireshark
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
2 5 (41.67%) nginx
2 5 (41.67%) Varnish
2 5 (41.67%) tcpdump
2 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Root Cause Analysis also 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 that cited Root Cause Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Apache
1 5 (41.67%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SMTP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) Wireshark
1 5 (41.67%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
1 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (41.67%) Local Government
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Problem Manager
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Squid
1 5 (41.67%) Varnish
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) XenServer
3 1 (8.33%) Xen
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Nagios
1 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
1 5 (41.67%) SCOM
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Dell
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Epicor
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) Sage
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas