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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 338 395 370
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -25
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 895 647 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.61% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.75% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 662 481 566
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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
93898 86256 91945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.89% 81.07% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74957 70791 77781
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +48 859 £42,500 +6.25% 109
London +92 324 £50,000 +11.11% 36
South East +60 230 £45,000 +7.14% 21
City of London +43 90 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Yorkshire -53 82 £32,500 -7.14% 15
East of England -6 81 £42,000 -1.17% 8
Hampshire +33 68 £45,000 - 9
Berkshire +14 67 £45,000 +5.88% 5
South West -5 56 £32,500 -11.56% 10
West Yorkshire -34 56 £31,500 -10.00% 8
Leeds -29 46 £31,000 -17.33% 6
North West +7 43 £36,000 +2.85% 8
Surrey -1 30 £62,000 +77.14% 3
Bracknell +20 29 - - 1
Bedfordshire 0 26 £42,000 -16.00% 3
Southampton +16 24 £38,000 -30.90% 4
Buckinghamshire +5 24 £50,000 +66.66% 4
West Midlands -25 23 £35,000 -10.25% 6
Luton +6 22 £42,000 -1.17% 1
Sheffield 0 22 £32,500 -15.58% 2
South Yorkshire -11 22 £32,500 -15.58% 6
Bristol - 22 £28,500 - 4
Milton Keynes 0 21 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -5 21 £44,000 +3.52% 2
Hertfordshire -25 21 £35,000 - 3
Cheshire +2 20 £34,500 -10.38% 3
Cambridge -1 20 £44,000 +3.52% 2
Manchester -4 20 £48,500 +38.57% 5
Scotland -6 18 £32,000 -32.63% 3
Gloucestershire +9 17 £33,000 +2.32% 1

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 595 (34.94%) ITIL
2 553 (32.47%) Windows
3 526 (30.89%) SQL
4 459 (26.95%) Microsoft
5 455 (26.72%) Finance
6 337 (19.79%) SQL Server
7 332 (19.50%) Analytical Skills
8 330 (19.38%) MS Excel
9 326 (19.14%) Oracle
10 313 (18.38%) Linux
11 300 (17.62%) Incident Management
12 281 (16.50%) Problem Management
13 277 (16.27%) SLA
14 276 (16.21%) Active Directory
15 257 (15.09%) VMware
16 239 (14.03%) Service Management
17 221 (12.98%) UNIX
18 206 (12.10%) Service Delivery
19 195 (11.45%) Degree
20 187 (10.98%) .NET
21 178 (10.45%) Citrix
22 176 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
23 162 (9.51%) Banking
24 161 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
25 160 (9.40%) MS Exchange
26 152 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
27 151 (8.87%) Project Management
28 149 (8.75%) Change Management
28 149 (8.75%) Cisco
29 148 (8.69%) C#

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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
1 160 (9.40%) MS Exchange
2 137 (8.04%) SharePoint
3 114 (6.69%) IIS
4 60 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 49 (2.88%) WebSphere
6 47 (2.76%) Tomcat
7 42 (2.47%) Lync
8 41 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 41 (2.41%) Apache
9 40 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
10 30 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 30 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
11 26 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 21 (1.23%) WebSphere Process Server
13 20 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
14 19 (1.12%) WebLogic
15 17 (1.00%) nginx
16 11 (0.65%) SAS
17 10 (0.59%) NetWeaver
17 10 (0.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 330 (19.38%) MS Excel
2 134 (7.87%) MS Office
3 30 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 28 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.76%) MS Project
6 4 (0.23%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.18%) SPSS
7 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.059%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 45 (2.64%) Oracle Applications
2 25 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
6 10 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
6 10 (0.59%) assyst
7 9 (0.53%) JDE OneWorld
8 8 (0.47%) WebTrends
8 8 (0.47%) Google Analytics
8 8 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
8 8 (0.47%) SiteCatalyst
9 7 (0.41%) SAP CO
9 7 (0.41%) SAP FI
9 7 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
10 6 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
11 5 (0.29%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.64%) Office 365
3 25 (1.47%) SaaS
4 11 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.29%) IaaS
7 3 (0.18%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.12%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.059%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 124 (7.28%) Firewall
2 123 (7.22%) DNS
3 110 (6.46%) SAN
4 99 (5.81%) TCP/IP
5 78 (4.58%) DHCP
6 69 (4.05%) HTTP
7 60 (3.52%) WAN
8 58 (3.41%) LAN
9 51 (2.99%) Internet
10 41 (2.41%) VPN
11 36 (2.11%) FTP
11 36 (2.11%) MPLS
12 32 (1.88%) NAS
13 27 (1.59%) SSL
14 22 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (1.23%) SMTP
16 19 (1.12%) BGP
16 19 (1.12%) BIG-IP
17 18 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
18 17 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 123 (7.22%) Oracle Database
3 76 (4.46%) Relational Database
4 72 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 57 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
7 54 (3.17%) MySQL
8 47 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 44 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 43 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 43 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
11 40 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
12 36 (2.11%) RDBMS
13 28 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
14 21 (1.23%) DB2
14 21 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.06%) Data Mining
16 17 (1.00%) OLTP
17 16 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
18 15 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 38 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 25 (1.47%) NUnit
4 24 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 21 (1.23%) MSTest
6 19 (1.12%) Subversion
6 19 (1.12%) ERwin
7 16 (0.94%) JIRA
7 16 (0.94%) Selenium
8 14 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 14 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (0.82%) Cucumber
8 14 (0.82%) Jenkins
9 11 (0.65%) FitNesse
10 9 (0.53%) SoapUI
11 8 (0.47%) JUnit
11 8 (0.47%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.35%) JMeter
12 6 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
13 5 (0.29%) Moq
General
1 455 (26.72%) Finance
2 162 (9.51%) Banking
3 126 (7.40%) Telecoms
4 115 (6.75%) Retail
5 46 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 31 (1.82%) Games
7 30 (1.76%) Marketing
8 29 (1.70%) Legal
9 27 (1.59%) Advertising
10 23 (1.35%) Back Office
11 22 (1.29%) Retail Banking
12 19 (1.12%) Publishing
13 18 (1.06%) Manufacturing
13 18 (1.06%) Law
13 18 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
14 17 (1.00%) French Language
15 15 (0.88%) Billing
15 15 (0.88%) Investment Banking
15 15 (0.88%) Spanish Language
15 15 (0.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 485 (28.48%) Analyst
2 181 (10.63%) Support Analyst
3 170 (9.98%) Applications Support
4 137 (8.04%) Support Engineer
5 129 (7.57%) Developer
6 119 (6.99%) Business Analyst
7 106 (6.22%) DBA
8 85 (4.99%) Applications Support Analyst
9 78 (4.58%) Administrator
10 68 (3.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 66 (3.88%) Consultant
12 65 (3.82%) Service Manager
13 63 (3.70%) Team Leader
14 59 (3.46%) Oracle DBA
15 58 (3.41%) Problem Manager
16 57 (3.35%) SQL DBA
17 53 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
18 49 (2.88%) Technical Analyst
19 47 (2.76%) Service Analyst
19 47 (2.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (10.98%) .NET
2 136 (7.99%) XML
3 118 (6.93%) HTML
4 102 (5.99%) ASP.NET
5 77 (4.52%) CSS
6 70 (4.11%) Web Services
7 56 (3.29%) Middleware
8 41 (2.41%) .NET Framework
9 28 (1.64%) REST
9 28 (1.64%) SOAP
10 23 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
11 22 (1.29%) HTML5
11 22 (1.29%) Silverlight
12 18 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (1.06%) COM
13 17 (1.00%) JSON
14 15 (0.88%) J2EE
15 13 (0.76%) ADO.NET
15 13 (0.76%) LAMP
15 13 (0.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 332 (19.50%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (6.75%) Management Information System
3 74 (4.35%) Replication
4 69 (4.05%) Clustering
5 67 (3.93%) Computer Science
6 62 (3.64%) Statistics
7 36 (2.11%) Mainframe
8 35 (2.06%) Blackberry
9 32 (1.88%) Firmware
10 30 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.35%) Client/Server
12 21 (1.23%) Social Media
13 20 (1.17%) SWIFT
13 20 (1.17%) User Experience
14 19 (1.12%) PMI
15 18 (1.06%) Mobile App
15 18 (1.06%) Visualisation
16 17 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 14 (0.82%) EPoS
18 13 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 553 (32.47%) Windows
2 313 (18.38%) Linux
3 221 (12.98%) UNIX
4 161 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 120 (7.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 69 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 69 (4.05%) Windows 7
7 62 (3.64%) Solaris
8 48 (2.82%) AIX
9 47 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (2.64%) SUSE
11 43 (2.52%) Windows XP
12 30 (1.76%) Android
13 27 (1.59%) Apple iOS
14 24 (1.41%) CentOS
15 22 (1.29%) Windows 8
16 20 (1.17%) Ubuntu
17 15 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
18 7 (0.41%) HPUX
19 5 (0.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 595 (34.94%) ITIL
2 300 (17.62%) Incident Management
3 281 (16.50%) Problem Management
4 239 (14.03%) Service Management
5 206 (12.10%) Service Delivery
6 151 (8.87%) Project Management
7 149 (8.75%) Change Management
8 144 (8.46%) Mentoring
9 136 (7.99%) Performance Tuning
10 134 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
11 132 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 107 (6.28%) Migration
13 104 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 102 (5.99%) Configuration Management
15 95 (5.58%) CRM
16 89 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
17 86 (5.05%) Business Analysis
18 79 (4.64%) Capacity Planning
19 77 (4.52%) Change Control
20 70 (4.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 526 (30.89%) SQL
2 148 (8.69%) C#
3 120 (7.05%) Java
4 102 (5.99%) JavaScript
5 91 (5.34%) Perl
6 74 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 66 (3.88%) PowerShell
8 65 (3.82%) T-SQL
9 60 (3.52%) Shell Script
10 56 (3.29%) VB
11 49 (2.88%) VBScript
11 49 (2.88%) Python
12 24 (1.41%) PHP
12 24 (1.41%) Bash Shell
13 22 (1.29%) Ruby
13 22 (1.29%) Bourne shell
14 21 (1.23%) C
15 17 (1.00%) C++
16 15 (0.88%) AWK
16 15 (0.88%) sed
Qualifications
1 195 (11.45%) Degree
2 152 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 137 (8.04%) Security Cleared
4 131 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 101 (5.93%) SC Cleared
6 99 (5.81%) MCSE
7 72 (4.23%) MCSA
8 66 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
9 55 (3.23%) CCNA
10 52 (3.05%) MCITP
11 40 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 39 (2.29%) CCNP
13 27 (1.59%) ISEB
14 24 (1.41%) PMI Certification
15 19 (1.12%) MCP
16 15 (0.88%) VCAP
17 14 (0.82%) CCA
17 14 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
18 13 (0.76%) DV Cleared
19 12 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (16.27%) SLA
2 99 (5.81%) QA
3 35 (2.06%) Data Quality
4 22 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (1.12%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.35%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.23%) COBIT
8 4 (0.23%) EFQM
9 3 (0.18%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.12%) GxP
10 2 (0.12%) BS7799
11 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 276 (16.21%) Active Directory
2 176 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (3.93%) XenApp
4 51 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 37 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 32 (1.88%) vSphere
7 30 (1.76%) Oracle RAC
8 28 (1.64%) VMware ESX
9 19 (1.12%) ISA Server
10 17 (1.00%) XenDesktop
11 16 (0.94%) XenServer
12 14 (0.82%) VMware Server
13 13 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (0.59%) UAG
14 10 (0.59%) KVM
14 10 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
15 9 (0.53%) NFS
16 8 (0.47%) Terminal Services
17 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 38 (2.23%) Data Guard
2 36 (2.11%) SCCM
3 31 (1.82%) Puppet
4 28 (1.64%) Tivoli
5 27 (1.59%) SCOM
6 26 (1.53%) Nagios
7 20 (1.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 18 (1.06%) NetBackup
9 16 (0.94%) HP SIM
10 15 (0.88%) Cobbler
11 14 (0.82%) Backup Exec
12 12 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (0.65%) WSUS
14 10 (0.59%) Opsview
14 10 (0.59%) Munin
15 6 (0.35%) Cacti
15 6 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 6 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 5 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
16 5 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 459 (26.95%) Microsoft
2 326 (19.14%) Oracle
3 257 (15.09%) VMware
4 178 (10.45%) Citrix
5 149 (8.75%) Cisco
6 107 (6.28%) HP
7 98 (5.75%) Red Hat
8 79 (4.64%) NetApp
9 70 (4.11%) IBM
10 58 (3.41%) SAP
11 49 (2.88%) Business Objects
12 45 (2.64%) CheckPoint
13 40 (2.35%) Sun
13 40 (2.35%) F5
14 30 (1.76%) Juniper
15 29 (1.70%) EMC
15 29 (1.70%) Symantec
15 29 (1.70%) Fujitsu
16 27 (1.59%) SolarWinds
16 27 (1.59%) Remedy
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 27k per year + 14.5% shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £52395 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago