The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 345 350 379
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +29
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 885 806 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.74% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.91% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 632 620 509
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +1.26%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93506 88688 89250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.05% 81.54% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75545 72933 75228
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Root Cause Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Root Cause Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 851 £44,000 +10.00% 99
London +45 328 £50,000 - 27
South East +47 225 £45,000 - 27
City of London +44 91 £55,500 +37.03% 7
Berkshire +35 91 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Yorkshire -49 73 £35,000 -9.09% 8
East of England -27 69 £37,500 -11.76% 6
South West -8 67 £32,500 -7.14% 15
West Yorkshire -34 54 £37,500 +11.94% 6
Hampshire +21 53 £47,500 -7.18% 12
Leeds -11 46 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Bracknell +27 37 £65,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +23 37 £35,750 -30.24% 2
North West -19 36 £36,000 +2.85% 4
West Midlands -25 36 £40,500 +8.00% 6
Hertfordshire -5 30 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Bristol +19 26 £28,500 -0.29% 2
Scotland +3 24 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Southampton +25 23 £26,750 -51.36% 2
Gloucestershire - 23 £32,500 - 5
Milton Keynes +2 19 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Birmingham -21 19 £42,000 +12.00% 4
Surrey -22 19 £35,000 -25.53% 3
Slough -10 17 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge -12 17 £44,000 +3.52%
Cambridgeshire -14 17 £44,000 +3.52%
Wiltshire +2 16 £35,000 -24.32% 3
Manchester 0 16 £47,500 +40.74% 1
Bedfordshire -7 16 £42,000 -6.66% 2
Cheshire -8 16 £35,500 -7.79% 1

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 596 (34.43%) ITIL
2 550 (31.77%) Windows
3 542 (31.31%) SQL
4 461 (26.63%) Finance
5 445 (25.71%) Microsoft
6 372 (21.49%) SQL Server
7 365 (21.09%) Analytical Skills
8 334 (19.30%) MS Excel
9 327 (18.89%) Oracle
10 294 (16.98%) Incident Management
11 293 (16.93%) Problem Management
12 283 (16.35%) Linux
13 274 (15.83%) SLA
14 273 (15.77%) Active Directory
15 268 (15.48%) VMware
16 235 (13.58%) Service Management
17 219 (12.65%) UNIX
18 198 (11.44%) Service Delivery
19 193 (11.15%) VMware Infrastructure
20 188 (10.86%) Change Management
21 185 (10.69%) Windows Server 2008
21 185 (10.69%) Degree
22 182 (10.51%) .NET
23 179 (10.34%) Citrix
24 175 (10.11%) MS Exchange
25 171 (9.88%) Cisco
26 164 (9.47%) Project Management
27 161 (9.30%) Security Cleared
28 152 (8.78%) Telecoms
29 150 (8.67%) Performance Tuning

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 175 (10.11%) MS Exchange
2 118 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 111 (6.41%) IIS
4 83 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 54 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 46 (2.66%) Tomcat
7 45 (2.60%) WebSphere
8 43 (2.48%) Lync
9 41 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
10 39 (2.25%) Apache
11 36 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
12 27 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 26 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
14 24 (1.39%) WebLogic
15 21 (1.21%) JBoss
16 20 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
17 18 (1.04%) WebSphere Process Server
18 12 (0.69%) SAS
19 10 (0.58%) nginx
19 10 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 334 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 140 (8.09%) MS Office
3 35 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 23 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.75%) MS Project
6 3 (0.17%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.058%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.058%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 44 (2.54%) Oracle Applications
2 21 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
4 14 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
5 12 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (0.52%) JDE OneWorld
7 8 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
8 7 (0.40%) assyst
8 7 (0.40%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.40%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
9 5 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (0.23%) Oracle HRMS
10 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle Payroll
11 3 (0.17%) SAP GRC
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.91%) Office 365
2 24 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.16%) SaaS
4 10 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.29%) IaaS
7 3 (0.17%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.058%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 136 (7.86%) SAN
1 136 (7.86%) Firewall
2 126 (7.28%) DNS
3 97 (5.60%) TCP/IP
4 84 (4.85%) DHCP
5 66 (3.81%) LAN
6 61 (3.52%) WAN
6 61 (3.52%) HTTP
7 52 (3.00%) VPN
8 43 (2.48%) NAS
9 42 (2.43%) Internet
10 40 (2.31%) MPLS
11 32 (1.85%) FTP
12 23 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (1.27%) SSL
13 22 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
13 22 (1.27%) BGP
14 20 (1.16%) VLAN
14 20 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
15 17 (0.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (21.49%) SQL Server
2 104 (6.01%) Oracle Database
3 82 (4.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 81 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 72 (4.16%) Relational Database
6 64 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 42 (2.43%) MySQL
10 38 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 37 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
12 34 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
12 34 (1.96%) RDBMS
13 30 (1.73%) DB2
14 25 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
15 24 (1.39%) Data Mining
16 21 (1.21%) OLTP
17 18 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
18 16 (0.92%) BusinessObjects XI
19 15 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (2.14%) Visual Studio
2 35 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 19 (1.10%) NUnit
4 19 (1.10%) Subversion
4 19 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 16 (0.92%) MSTest
6 15 (0.87%) JIRA
7 14 (0.81%) Selenium
7 14 (0.81%) Cucumber
8 13 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (0.64%) FitNesse
10 10 (0.58%) Jenkins
11 9 (0.52%) SoapUI
12 8 (0.46%) ERwin
12 8 (0.46%) Eclipse
13 7 (0.40%) JMeter
13 7 (0.40%) JUnit
14 6 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
15 5 (0.29%) Moq
General
1 461 (26.63%) Finance
2 152 (8.78%) Telecoms
3 147 (8.49%) Banking
4 142 (8.20%) Retail
5 32 (1.85%) Advertising
5 32 (1.85%) Financial Institution
6 28 (1.62%) Games
7 26 (1.50%) Back Office
8 23 (1.33%) Front Office
9 22 (1.27%) Billing
9 22 (1.27%) Retail Banking
10 20 (1.16%) Marketing
10 20 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 18 (1.04%) Legal
12 17 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.87%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.81%) French Language
15 12 (0.69%) Spanish Language
16 11 (0.64%) Publishing
17 10 (0.58%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 484 (27.96%) Analyst
2 175 (10.11%) Support Analyst
3 167 (9.65%) Applications Support
4 150 (8.67%) Developer
5 132 (7.63%) Support Engineer
6 116 (6.70%) Business Analyst
7 107 (6.18%) DBA
8 87 (5.03%) Applications Support Analyst
9 75 (4.33%) Administrator
10 73 (4.22%) Service Manager
11 64 (3.70%) SQL DBA
12 63 (3.64%) Consultant
13 62 (3.58%) Team Leader
14 60 (3.47%) Problem Manager
15 56 (3.24%) Oracle DBA
16 54 (3.12%) Senior Analyst
17 53 (3.06%) Technical Analyst
18 52 (3.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 45 (2.60%) Technical Support
20 41 (2.37%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (10.51%) .NET
2 124 (7.16%) XML
3 115 (6.64%) ASP.NET
4 97 (5.60%) HTML
5 65 (3.76%) CSS
6 64 (3.70%) Web Services
7 56 (3.24%) Middleware
8 44 (2.54%) .NET Framework
9 28 (1.62%) SOAP
10 25 (1.44%) HTML5
11 23 (1.33%) REST
12 20 (1.16%) COM
13 19 (1.10%) J2EE
13 19 (1.10%) WebSphere MQ
14 18 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (0.92%) ADO.NET
16 14 (0.81%) Silverlight
16 14 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
16 14 (0.81%) JSON
17 13 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 365 (21.09%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (7.34%) Management Information System
3 90 (5.20%) Replication
4 71 (4.10%) Clustering
5 64 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 61 (3.52%) Statistics
7 36 (2.08%) Blackberry
8 31 (1.79%) Mainframe
9 26 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
11 20 (1.16%) User Experience
12 19 (1.10%) PMI
12 19 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 18 (1.04%) Client/Server
14 17 (0.98%) SWIFT
15 16 (0.92%) Mobile App
16 15 (0.87%) Open Source
17 14 (0.81%) PKI
18 13 (0.75%) Visualisation
19 11 (0.64%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 550 (31.77%) Windows
2 283 (16.35%) Linux
3 219 (12.65%) UNIX
4 185 (10.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 118 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 87 (5.03%) Windows 7
7 67 (3.87%) Solaris
8 65 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 64 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 48 (2.77%) AIX
11 47 (2.72%) Windows XP
12 37 (2.14%) SUSE
13 32 (1.85%) Windows 8
14 30 (1.73%) Android
15 24 (1.39%) Apple iOS
16 20 (1.16%) CentOS
17 15 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
18 12 (0.69%) HPUX
19 11 (0.64%) Ubuntu
20 6 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 596 (34.43%) ITIL
2 294 (16.98%) Incident Management
3 293 (16.93%) Problem Management
4 235 (13.58%) Service Management
5 198 (11.44%) Service Delivery
6 188 (10.86%) Change Management
7 164 (9.47%) Project Management
8 150 (8.67%) Performance Tuning
9 142 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 140 (8.09%) Mentoring
11 136 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
12 104 (6.01%) Migration
13 97 (5.60%) Business Analysis
14 96 (5.55%) Disaster Recovery
15 93 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
15 93 (5.37%) Capacity Planning
16 89 (5.14%) Unit Testing
17 88 (5.08%) CRM
18 86 (4.97%) Configuration Management
19 63 (3.64%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 542 (31.31%) SQL
2 132 (7.63%) C#
3 116 (6.70%) Java
4 89 (5.14%) Perl
5 84 (4.85%) JavaScript
6 79 (4.56%) T-SQL
7 77 (4.45%) PL/SQL
8 75 (4.33%) PowerShell
9 60 (3.47%) Shell Script
10 45 (2.60%) VB
11 37 (2.14%) VBScript
12 35 (2.02%) Python
13 24 (1.39%) PHP
14 20 (1.16%) Bash Shell
15 19 (1.10%) Bourne shell
16 18 (1.04%) C
16 18 (1.04%) C++
17 16 (0.92%) Ruby
18 13 (0.75%) AWK
18 13 (0.75%) sed
Qualifications
1 185 (10.69%) Degree
2 161 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 137 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 120 (6.93%) SC Cleared
5 115 (6.64%) ITIL Certification
6 95 (5.49%) MCSE
7 74 (4.27%) MCSA
8 71 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
9 61 (3.52%) MCITP
10 56 (3.24%) CCNA
11 48 (2.77%) CCNP
12 45 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 38 (2.20%) ISEB
14 25 (1.44%) PMI Certification
15 24 (1.39%) CCA
16 23 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
17 18 (1.04%) DV Cleared
18 17 (0.98%) CBAP
18 17 (0.98%) RHCE
19 13 (0.75%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 274 (15.83%) SLA
2 100 (5.78%) QA
3 26 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (1.33%) Data Quality
5 21 (1.21%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.23%) COBIT
8 4 (0.23%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.12%) BS7799
9 2 (0.12%) EFQM
System Software
1 273 (15.77%) Active Directory
2 193 (11.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (4.22%) XenApp
4 59 (3.41%) Hyper-V
5 39 (2.25%) vSphere
6 33 (1.91%) Oracle RMAN
7 32 (1.85%) Firmware
8 28 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
9 26 (1.50%) XenDesktop
10 24 (1.39%) XenServer
11 22 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
11 22 (1.27%) ISA Server
12 20 (1.16%) VMware ESX
13 17 (0.98%) VMware Server
14 14 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
15 13 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
16 12 (0.69%) Terminal Services
17 11 (0.64%) KVM
18 9 (0.52%) UAG
19 5 (0.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (2.83%) SCCM
2 40 (2.31%) SCOM
3 39 (2.25%) Data Guard
4 31 (1.79%) Tivoli
5 25 (1.44%) Puppet
6 18 (1.04%) Nagios
6 18 (1.04%) NetBackup
7 17 (0.98%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 14 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 14 (0.81%) Backup Exec
9 13 (0.75%) HP SIM
10 11 (0.64%) Cobbler
11 10 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 6 (0.35%) Opsview
14 6 (0.35%) WSUS
15 5 (0.29%) Munin
15 5 (0.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 445 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 327 (18.89%) Oracle
3 268 (15.48%) VMware
4 179 (10.34%) Citrix
5 171 (9.88%) Cisco
6 112 (6.47%) HP
7 85 (4.91%) Red Hat
8 74 (4.27%) IBM
9 65 (3.76%) NetApp
10 49 (2.83%) SAP
10 49 (2.83%) CheckPoint
11 47 (2.72%) Business Objects
12 42 (2.43%) Fujitsu
13 41 (2.37%) F5
14 39 (2.25%) Sun
15 32 (1.85%) Symantec
16 31 (1.79%) Remedy
16 31 (1.79%) Juniper
17 29 (1.68%) SolarWinds
18 27 (1.56%) EMC
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 7 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Excellent Banking Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Banking Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago