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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 355 339 414
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +75
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 791 813 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.79% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.96% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 608 562 423
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.27% -10.00%

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 2015. 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
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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 -19 738 £45,000 +12.50% 128
London -34 248 £50,000 +5.26% 39
South East +67 221 £45,000 -5.26% 34
Berkshire +58 107 £43,750 -5.91% 9
Yorkshire -34 70 £40,250 +15.00% 3
West Yorkshire -19 52 £41,500 +18.57% 2
North West +3 51 £40,150 +14.71% 10
City of London -3 50 £50,750 +12.77% 9
West Midlands -37 49 £41,500 -2.35% 6
Leeds +4 41 £40,500 +15.71% 1
Hampshire +1 41 £46,750 +2.54% 7
Surrey +30 38 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Bracknell +15 36 £50,000 - 2
East of England -34 35 £36,500 +4.28% 9
Reading +15 32 £42,500 - 2
South West -56 30 £35,000 -2.77% 19
East Midlands +33 27 £34,000 -20.00% 7
Manchester -6 25 £40,150 +33.83% 2
Birmingham -15 25 £41,500 -1.19% 2
Scotland 0 21 £40,000 -25.92% 4
Buckinghamshire +14 20 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Slough +10 16 £40,000 -13.97%
Merseyside +21 14 £51,000 - 4
Coventry -4 14 £42,000 -11.57%
Andover - 14 £45,500 - 1
Liverpool +17 13 £52,000 - 4
Milton Keynes +8 13 £40,000 +6.66%
Hertfordshire -6 12 £50,000 +42.85% 4
North Yorkshire +9 11 £28,000 -22.22% 1
Cheshire -4 11 £41,500 -2.92% 2

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 572 (34.09%) ITIL
2 491 (29.26%) Windows
3 483 (28.78%) SQL
4 459 (27.35%) Finance
5 454 (27.06%) Microsoft
6 326 (19.43%) SLA
7 324 (19.31%) Analytical Skills
8 319 (19.01%) MS Excel
9 314 (18.71%) SQL Server
10 308 (18.36%) Problem Management
11 282 (16.81%) VMware
12 258 (15.38%) Active Directory
13 257 (15.32%) Incident Management
14 254 (15.14%) Oracle
15 234 (13.95%) Cisco
16 227 (13.53%) Change Management
17 220 (13.11%) Service Management
18 216 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure
19 201 (11.98%) Linux
20 189 (11.26%) Windows Server 2008
21 187 (11.14%) MS Office
22 186 (11.08%) Security Cleared
23 180 (10.73%) Telecoms
24 179 (10.67%) Service Delivery
25 174 (10.37%) Project Management
26 171 (10.19%) Degree
27 167 (9.95%) UNIX
28 163 (9.71%) Citrix
29 157 (9.36%) MS Exchange
30 154 (9.18%) SC Cleared

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 157 (9.36%) MS Exchange
2 102 (6.08%) IIS
3 88 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 79 (4.71%) SharePoint
5 58 (3.46%) Lync
6 47 (2.80%) Tomcat
7 38 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (1.97%) Apache
8 33 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 26 (1.55%) WebSphere
10 24 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
11 23 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 19 (1.13%) WebLogic
13 17 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (0.89%) JBoss
14 15 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
16 11 (0.66%) SAS
17 9 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 319 (19.01%) MS Excel
2 187 (11.14%) MS Office
3 72 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 24 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.72%) MS Project
6 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.060%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 21 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
4 15 (0.89%) Oracle Assets
4 15 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
4 15 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (0.77%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 13 (0.77%) assyst
5 13 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
6 10 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
6 10 (0.60%) Oracle AGIS
7 8 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 5 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (0.30%) SAP MDM
9 4 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.24%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.49%) Office 365
2 15 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.72%) SaaS
4 9 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.36%) Yammer
6 3 (0.18%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.12%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.060%) IaaS
8 1 (0.060%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.060%) Heroku
8 1 (0.060%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 145 (8.64%) Firewall
2 136 (8.10%) SAN
3 115 (6.85%) DNS
4 88 (5.24%) LAN
4 88 (5.24%) WAN
5 78 (4.65%) TCP/IP
6 74 (4.41%) DHCP
7 69 (4.11%) VPN
8 49 (2.92%) Cisco ASA
9 38 (2.26%) Unified Communications
10 35 (2.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 35 (2.09%) VLAN
10 35 (2.09%) Cisco IOS
10 35 (2.09%) Wireshark
11 33 (1.97%) VoIP
12 32 (1.91%) Internet
13 31 (1.85%) BGP
13 31 (1.85%) Network Security
13 31 (1.85%) NAS
14 26 (1.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 74 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (3.52%) Oracle Database
5 58 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
6 55 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 53 (3.16%) Relational Database
8 41 (2.44%) Data Mining
9 38 (2.26%) MySQL
10 36 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 34 (2.03%) DB2
12 32 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 30 (1.79%) RDBMS
14 28 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
15 27 (1.61%) OLTP
16 26 (1.55%) Big Data
17 20 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
18 14 (0.83%) BusinessObjects XI
18 14 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 11 (0.66%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 29 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 23 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 21 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
5 16 (0.95%) Git (software)
6 15 (0.89%) Selenium
7 14 (0.83%) Jenkins
8 13 (0.77%) NUnit
8 13 (0.77%) Eclipse
9 11 (0.66%) Subversion
9 11 (0.66%) JUnit
10 10 (0.60%) LoadRunner
11 9 (0.54%) JMeter
12 8 (0.48%) JIRA
12 8 (0.48%) Hudson
13 7 (0.42%) MSTest
13 7 (0.42%) Bugzilla
14 6 (0.36%) TeamCity
14 6 (0.36%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.36%) Appium
General
1 459 (27.35%) Finance
2 180 (10.73%) Telecoms
3 126 (7.51%) Retail
4 101 (6.02%) Banking
5 38 (2.26%) Front Office
6 29 (1.73%) Advertising
7 27 (1.61%) Back Office
7 27 (1.61%) Billing
8 21 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.07%) Investment Banking
10 13 (0.77%) Marketing
10 13 (0.77%) Electronics
10 13 (0.77%) Games
11 11 (0.66%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.60%) Automotive
13 7 (0.42%) Law
13 7 (0.42%) Legal
14 6 (0.36%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.36%) German Language
14 6 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 556 (33.13%) Analyst
2 204 (12.16%) Support Analyst
3 173 (10.31%) Applications Support
4 160 (9.54%) Business Analyst
5 127 (7.57%) Support Engineer
6 115 (6.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 109 (6.50%) Developer
8 80 (4.77%) DBA
9 70 (4.17%) Team Leader
10 68 (4.05%) Service Manager
11 65 (3.87%) Problem Manager
12 59 (3.52%) Technical Analyst
13 56 (3.34%) Technical Support
14 55 (3.28%) Consultant
15 53 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 51 (3.04%) 2nd Line Support
17 50 (2.98%) Senior Analyst
18 48 (2.86%) Administrator
19 43 (2.56%) Oracle DBA
20 41 (2.44%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (8.58%) .NET
2 85 (5.07%) ASP.NET
3 61 (3.64%) XML
4 56 (3.34%) HTML
5 39 (2.32%) Web Services
6 35 (2.09%) Middleware
7 34 (2.03%) CSS
8 30 (1.79%) .NET Framework
9 20 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 19 (1.13%) COM
11 13 (0.77%) HTML5
12 12 (0.72%) J2EE
13 11 (0.66%) CSS3
13 11 (0.66%) SOAP
14 10 (0.60%) ADO.NET
15 9 (0.54%) WebCenter
15 9 (0.54%) jQuery
15 9 (0.54%) LAMP
16 8 (0.48%) JMS
16 8 (0.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 324 (19.31%) Analytical Skills
2 136 (8.10%) Management Information System
3 74 (4.41%) Replication
4 73 (4.35%) Clustering
5 57 (3.40%) Computer Science
6 55 (3.28%) Statistics
7 33 (1.97%) Blackberry
8 29 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
10 22 (1.31%) Mainframe
11 15 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
11 15 (0.89%) User Experience
11 15 (0.89%) Mobile App
11 15 (0.89%) Open Source
11 15 (0.89%) Equities
12 14 (0.83%) Client/Server
12 14 (0.83%) CMDB
13 13 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (0.77%) FlexPod
14 11 (0.66%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 491 (29.26%) Windows
2 201 (11.98%) Linux
3 189 (11.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 167 (9.95%) UNIX
5 126 (7.51%) Windows 7
6 125 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 90 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 69 (4.11%) Solaris
9 49 (2.92%) Windows XP
10 48 (2.86%) Windows 8
11 43 (2.56%) AIX
12 21 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (1.13%) SUSE
14 18 (1.07%) CentOS
15 13 (0.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 13 (0.77%) Android
16 11 (0.66%) Apple iOS
17 8 (0.48%) HPUX
18 5 (0.30%) Ubuntu
19 4 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (34.09%) ITIL
2 308 (18.36%) Problem Management
3 257 (15.32%) Incident Management
4 227 (13.53%) Change Management
5 220 (13.11%) Service Management
6 179 (10.67%) Service Delivery
7 174 (10.37%) Project Management
8 143 (8.52%) Business Analysis
9 138 (8.22%) Mentoring
10 134 (7.99%) Continuous Improvement
11 127 (7.57%) Performance Tuning
12 106 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 99 (5.90%) CRM
14 94 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
15 77 (4.59%) Migration
16 76 (4.53%) Unit Testing
17 74 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
18 61 (3.64%) Data Modelling
19 60 (3.58%) Capacity Planning
20 58 (3.46%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 483 (28.78%) SQL
2 95 (5.66%) C#
3 92 (5.48%) Perl
4 88 (5.24%) Java
5 76 (4.53%) T-SQL
6 74 (4.41%) PowerShell
7 71 (4.23%) Shell Script
8 68 (4.05%) PL/SQL
9 45 (2.68%) JavaScript
10 31 (1.85%) Python
11 27 (1.61%) VB
12 26 (1.55%) C
13 20 (1.19%) C++
13 20 (1.19%) PHP
14 15 (0.89%) Bash Shell
15 13 (0.77%) sed
15 13 (0.77%) Bourne shell
15 13 (0.77%) VBA
15 13 (0.77%) AWK
16 12 (0.72%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 186 (11.08%) Security Cleared
2 171 (10.19%) Degree
3 154 (9.18%) SC Cleared
4 100 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
5 97 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 86 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
7 75 (4.47%) ISEB
8 73 (4.35%) MCSE
9 72 (4.29%) CCNA
10 53 (3.16%) CCNP
11 43 (2.56%) MCSA
12 39 (2.32%) DV Cleared
12 39 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 38 (2.26%) MCITP
13 38 (2.26%) CBAP
14 32 (1.91%) CCA
14 32 (1.91%) Citrix Certification
15 22 (1.31%) CISSP
16 19 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 16 (0.95%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 326 (19.43%) SLA
2 88 (5.24%) QA
3 23 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (1.07%) PCI DSS
6 17 (1.01%) ISO 9001
7 16 (0.95%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 6 (0.36%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.24%) COBIT
11 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 258 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 216 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (5.78%) XenApp
4 73 (4.35%) vSphere
5 64 (3.81%) Hyper-V
6 45 (2.68%) XenDesktop
7 39 (2.32%) XenServer
8 31 (1.85%) Firmware
9 26 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 25 (1.49%) VMware ESX
11 24 (1.43%) Terminal Services
12 23 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
13 22 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
14 20 (1.19%) VMware Server
15 19 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
16 7 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
17 6 (0.36%) ISA Server
17 6 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 6 (0.36%) Squid
17 6 (0.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 69 (4.11%) SCOM
2 62 (3.69%) SCCM
3 24 (1.43%) Data Guard
4 21 (1.25%) Nagios
5 20 (1.19%) Cisco LMS
6 19 (1.13%) EdgeSight
7 17 (1.01%) Tivoli
8 15 (0.89%) Opsview
8 15 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
8 15 (0.89%) Backup Exec
9 14 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 14 (0.83%) Puppet
10 13 (0.77%) HP SIM
10 13 (0.77%) Nessus
11 11 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 11 (0.66%) NetBackup
12 9 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 8 (0.48%) Cobbler
14 7 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 454 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 282 (16.81%) VMware
3 254 (15.14%) Oracle
4 234 (13.95%) Cisco
5 163 (9.71%) Citrix
6 82 (4.89%) IBM
7 74 (4.41%) HP
8 63 (3.75%) Remedy
9 55 (3.28%) Fujitsu
10 54 (3.22%) NetApp
11 38 (2.26%) SAP
11 38 (2.26%) ServiceNow
12 37 (2.21%) Sun
13 36 (2.15%) Red Hat
14 35 (2.09%) Business Objects
15 33 (1.97%) Juniper
16 31 (1.85%) CheckPoint
17 30 (1.79%) SolarWinds
18 28 (1.67%) F5
18 28 (1.67%) Symantec
England
TK Maxx
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £59000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
NHS Blood and Transport
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + incl shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits (Healthcare, Company Bonus, Overtime)
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Logix Resourcing (Permanent)
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + negotiable + generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum To £55K + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago