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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 305 358 417
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +59
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 1025 859 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.72% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.87% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 731 617 483
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,400 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £39,300 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +4.80%

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
92045 98475 89909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.01% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74373 79144 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +57 960 £47,500 +11.76% 103
London +60 355 £54,500 +9.00% 35
South East +124 301 £50,000 +14.94% 21
Berkshire +97 132 £47,500 +15.29% 4
City of London +38 82 £55,000 +7.31% 10
Surrey +57 62 £52,500 +48.93% 3
North West +28 59 £43,750 +34.61% 9
East Midlands +67 57 £36,000 +4.34% 4
East of England -5 57 £26,000 -35.00% 7
Hampshire -1 50 £48,000 +6.66% 5
Yorkshire -47 47 £32,000 -8.57% 8
South West -49 44 £33,500 -16.25% 10
West Midlands -23 38 £39,500 -1.25% 5
Reading +22 34 £46,250 +54.16% 1
Scotland +12 32 £37,500 -15.91% 7
West Yorkshire -35 32 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Guildford +39 30 £50,000 +47.05%
Hertfordshire +4 28 £55,000 +61.76% 4
Bracknell +26 27 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 27 £42,500 -2.29% 2
Milton Keynes +7 26 £45,000 +3.44% 2
Nottinghamshire - 25 £38,000 - 3
Southampton +5 22 £47,500 +30.13% 1
Leeds -32 22 £32,000 -8.57% 6
Nottingham - 20 £35,000 - 3
Lancashire +21 18 £37,500 +1.01%
Manchester +4 18 £40,500 -10.00% 5
Bristol +1 17 £36,250 -0.68% 7
Merseyside +29 16 £50,000 +163.15%
North Yorkshire +28 16 £30,000 +14.28%

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 657 (36.06%) ITIL
2 561 (30.79%) Windows
3 452 (24.81%) SQL
4 435 (23.87%) Finance
5 413 (22.67%) Microsoft
6 384 (21.08%) SLA
7 362 (19.87%) Problem Management
8 318 (17.45%) VMware
9 311 (17.07%) Cisco
10 306 (16.79%) MS Excel
10 306 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
11 296 (16.25%) Active Directory
12 271 (14.87%) Incident Management
13 256 (14.05%) Oracle
14 252 (13.83%) Linux
15 248 (13.61%) Service Delivery
16 245 (13.45%) SQL Server
17 240 (13.17%) Service Management
18 215 (11.80%) Change Management
19 214 (11.75%) Windows Server 2008
20 212 (11.64%) Firewall
21 207 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
22 204 (11.20%) MS Office
23 203 (11.14%) Degree
24 196 (10.76%) Mentoring
25 192 (10.54%) UNIX
26 187 (10.26%) Security Cleared
27 181 (9.93%) Citrix
28 175 (9.60%) MS Exchange
29 168 (9.22%) Windows Server 2003

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 175 (9.60%) MS Exchange
2 110 (6.04%) IIS
3 88 (4.83%) SharePoint
4 78 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 65 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 57 (3.13%) Apache
7 56 (3.07%) Lync
8 48 (2.63%) WebSphere
9 34 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
10 33 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
11 32 (1.76%) JBoss
12 25 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
14 16 (0.88%) WebLogic
15 15 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
16 14 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 14 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
17 11 (0.60%) GlassFish
18 9 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 306 (16.79%) MS Excel
2 204 (11.20%) MS Office
3 71 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 26 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.55%) AutoCAD
5 10 (0.55%) SOLIDWORKS
6 6 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.27%) MS Project
8 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 29 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
2 27 (1.48%) SAP FI
3 25 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
3 25 (1.37%) SAP CO
4 18 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (0.93%) SAP SM
5 17 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
5 17 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
6 15 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
7 14 (0.77%) SAP PS
7 14 (0.77%) assyst
8 12 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
8 12 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
8 12 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
9 10 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
9 10 (0.55%) Oracle AGIS
9 10 (0.55%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 9 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
11 8 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.04%) Office 365
2 16 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (0.88%) SaaS
3 8 (0.44%) Mimecast
4 7 (0.38%) IaaS
5 6 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
5 6 (0.33%) PaaS
5 6 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.055%) Taleo
7 1 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.055%) Heroku
7 1 (0.055%) Engine Yard
7 1 (0.055%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.055%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.055%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 212 (11.64%) Firewall
2 163 (8.95%) WAN
3 156 (8.56%) LAN
4 143 (7.85%) DNS
5 124 (6.81%) SAN
6 118 (6.48%) VPN
7 94 (5.16%) TCP/IP
8 84 (4.61%) DHCP
8 84 (4.61%) Cisco ASA
9 63 (3.46%) Wireshark
10 59 (3.24%) Cisco IOS
11 58 (3.18%) Cisco Nexus
12 57 (3.13%) VoIP
13 56 (3.07%) MPLS
14 55 (3.02%) BGP
15 47 (2.58%) Network Security
16 45 (2.47%) EIGRP
17 43 (2.36%) VLAN
18 42 (2.31%) Unified Communications
19 41 (2.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 57 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (2.80%) Oracle Database
4 46 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 42 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (2.03%) MySQL
8 32 (1.76%) Data Mining
9 29 (1.59%) RDBMS
9 29 (1.59%) DB2
9 29 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 28 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (1.48%) Big Data
12 26 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
13 22 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
14 20 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (0.82%) OLTP
17 12 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 28 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 26 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 22 (1.21%) Git (software)
5 20 (1.10%) Hudson
6 18 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
7 17 (0.93%) JMeter
8 16 (0.88%) LoadRunner
9 15 (0.82%) Selenium
10 14 (0.77%) Eclipse
10 14 (0.77%) Visual Studio
11 11 (0.60%) Subversion
11 11 (0.60%) Cucumber
12 9 (0.49%) Maven
12 9 (0.49%) JIRA
12 9 (0.49%) JUnit
13 8 (0.44%) Ant
13 8 (0.44%) NUnit
13 8 (0.44%) Mercurial
14 7 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 435 (23.87%) Finance
2 148 (8.12%) Telecoms
3 111 (6.09%) Retail
4 91 (4.99%) Banking
5 51 (2.80%) Manufacturing
6 39 (2.14%) Electronics
7 38 (2.09%) Front Office
8 36 (1.98%) Back Office
9 22 (1.21%) Law
10 21 (1.15%) Advertising
10 21 (1.15%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.15%) Marketing
11 20 (1.10%) German Language
12 17 (0.93%) Legal
12 17 (0.93%) Automotive
13 13 (0.71%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.71%) Billing
13 13 (0.71%) Games
14 11 (0.60%) French Language
14 11 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 522 (28.65%) Analyst
2 183 (10.04%) Support Analyst
3 155 (8.51%) Applications Support
4 124 (6.81%) Support Engineer
5 120 (6.59%) Business Analyst
6 104 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
7 103 (5.65%) Problem Manager
8 86 (4.72%) Developer
9 82 (4.50%) Network Engineer
9 82 (4.50%) Service Manager
10 70 (3.84%) Technical Support
11 63 (3.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 58 (3.18%) DBA
13 57 (3.13%) Consultant
14 56 (3.07%) Team Leader
15 55 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support
16 49 (2.69%) Systems Engineer
17 47 (2.58%) Administrator
18 45 (2.47%) 3rd Line Support
19 44 (2.41%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (5.65%) .NET
2 60 (3.29%) HTML
3 56 (3.07%) XML
3 56 (3.07%) Middleware
4 47 (2.58%) ASP.NET
4 47 (2.58%) CSS
5 44 (2.41%) Web Services
6 22 (1.21%) J2EE
7 18 (0.99%) jQuery
8 16 (0.88%) .NET Framework
9 15 (0.82%) SAP PI
9 15 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (0.77%) Spring
11 13 (0.71%) SOAP
11 13 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
12 11 (0.60%) REST
12 11 (0.60%) ActiveMQ
13 10 (0.55%) SAP Basis
13 10 (0.55%) WebCenter
14 8 (0.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 306 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (7.74%) Management Information System
3 72 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 62 (3.40%) Statistics
5 59 (3.24%) Clustering
6 51 (2.80%) Replication
7 41 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 31 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
10 23 (1.26%) Blackberry
11 22 (1.21%) Derivative
12 20 (1.10%) FMCG
13 19 (1.04%) Open Source
13 19 (1.04%) Equities
13 19 (1.04%) IVR
14 17 (0.93%) FlexPod
15 16 (0.88%) CMDB
15 16 (0.88%) Fixed Income
16 15 (0.82%) Mainframe
16 15 (0.82%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 561 (30.79%) Windows
2 252 (13.83%) Linux
3 214 (11.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 192 (10.54%) UNIX
5 168 (9.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 138 (7.57%) Windows 7
7 121 (6.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 71 (3.90%) Solaris
9 55 (3.02%) Windows XP
10 49 (2.69%) Windows 8
11 43 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 40 (2.20%) AIX
13 17 (0.93%) CentOS
14 13 (0.71%) Android
15 12 (0.66%) SUSE
15 12 (0.66%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.44%) zOS
17 7 (0.38%) Mac OS X
18 6 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 5 (0.27%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (36.06%) ITIL
2 362 (19.87%) Problem Management
3 271 (14.87%) Incident Management
4 248 (13.61%) Service Delivery
5 240 (13.17%) Service Management
6 215 (11.80%) Change Management
7 196 (10.76%) Mentoring
8 161 (8.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 159 (8.73%) Project Management
10 114 (6.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 113 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
12 112 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
13 105 (5.76%) Business Analysis
14 95 (5.21%) CRM
15 74 (4.06%) Capacity Planning
16 70 (3.84%) Capacity Management
16 70 (3.84%) Business Intelligence
17 68 (3.73%) Migration
17 68 (3.73%) Line Management
18 62 (3.40%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 452 (24.81%) SQL
2 121 (6.64%) Perl
3 101 (5.54%) Java
4 81 (4.45%) C#
5 75 (4.12%) PowerShell
6 64 (3.51%) Shell Script
7 59 (3.24%) T-SQL
7 59 (3.24%) PL/SQL
8 58 (3.18%) JavaScript
9 56 (3.07%) Python
10 38 (2.09%) C
11 31 (1.70%) VB
12 27 (1.48%) PHP
13 25 (1.37%) C++
14 23 (1.26%) Bash Shell
15 20 (1.10%) AWK
16 15 (0.82%) Bourne shell
17 14 (0.77%) Ruby
17 14 (0.77%) Assembly Language
17 14 (0.77%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 203 (11.14%) Degree
2 187 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 142 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
4 138 (7.57%) ITIL Certification
4 138 (7.57%) SC Cleared
5 119 (6.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 105 (5.76%) CCNA
7 84 (4.61%) MCSE
8 71 (3.90%) CCNP
9 65 (3.57%) DV Cleared
10 49 (2.69%) ISEB
11 30 (1.65%) CCA
11 30 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
12 27 (1.48%) MCITP
13 26 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 26 (1.43%) MCSA
14 25 (1.37%) CBAP
15 23 (1.26%) CCIE
16 22 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 22 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 384 (21.08%) SLA
2 92 (5.05%) QA
3 29 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.82%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.71%) Data Quality
8 12 (0.66%) ISO 14001
9 10 (0.55%) ISO 9002
10 9 (0.49%) ISO 9000
11 8 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.055%) COBIT
12 1 (0.055%) MiFID
12 1 (0.055%) FATCA
12 1 (0.055%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.055%) JTAG
System Software
1 296 (16.25%) Active Directory
2 207 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (5.71%) XenApp
4 90 (4.94%) vSphere
5 72 (3.95%) Hyper-V
6 40 (2.20%) XenServer
6 40 (2.20%) XenDesktop
7 39 (2.14%) VMware ESX
8 30 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
9 27 (1.48%) Terminal Services
10 22 (1.21%) Firmware
11 16 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
12 15 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (0.66%) Squid
14 8 (0.44%) VirtualBox
14 8 (0.44%) UAG
15 7 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 7 (0.38%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
17 5 (0.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 98 (5.38%) SCOM
2 64 (3.51%) SCCM
3 47 (2.58%) Nagios
4 33 (1.81%) Cisco LMS
5 28 (1.54%) Opsview
5 28 (1.54%) EdgeSight
5 28 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
6 23 (1.26%) Puppet
7 18 (0.99%) NetBackup
8 17 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
8 17 (0.93%) Data Guard
9 15 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 10 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
11 10 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
11 10 (0.55%) ServiceCenter
11 10 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 9 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 9 (0.49%) Nessus
13 8 (0.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 413 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 318 (17.45%) VMware
3 311 (17.07%) Cisco
4 256 (14.05%) Oracle
5 181 (9.93%) Citrix
6 102 (5.60%) SAP
7 92 (5.05%) IBM
8 89 (4.88%) Remedy
9 86 (4.72%) HP
10 56 (3.07%) F5
11 53 (2.91%) Juniper
12 51 (2.80%) Sun
13 46 (2.52%) NetApp
14 40 (2.20%) Red Hat
14 40 (2.20%) CheckPoint
15 38 (2.09%) ServiceNow
16 33 (1.81%) Dell
17 28 (1.54%) Symantec
17 28 (1.54%) Fujitsu
18 27 (1.48%) SolarWinds
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Modis
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £55K + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Harnham
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35,000 to £70,000, with excellent benefits
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