The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 171 108 153
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +45
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 44 75 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 1.79% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 2.23% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 24
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £32,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £62,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4064 3360 3590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.35% 80.02% 76.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3409 2663 3032
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,867
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,550 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Root Cause Analysis Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Root Cause Analysis Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
(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
Birmingham -30 18 £40,000 -13.97% 1
Coventry -12 11 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Staffordshire - 7 £35,500 - 2
Shropshire -33 3 £32,500 -68.13% 2
Walsall - 2 £42,500 - 2
Solihull -9 1 £25,500 -10.52%
Root Cause Analysis
England

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 42 (40.78%) ITIL
2 39 (37.86%) Finance
3 29 (28.16%) Change Management
4 28 (27.18%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (23.30%) Problem Management
6 22 (21.36%) Service Management
7 20 (19.42%) SLA
7 20 (19.42%) Cisco
8 19 (18.45%) Service Delivery
9 18 (17.48%) SQL
10 17 (16.50%) Project Management
11 16 (15.53%) Firewall
11 16 (15.53%) Windows
11 16 (15.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (14.56%) Business Analysis
12 15 (14.56%) UNIX
13 14 (13.59%) Incident Management
13 14 (13.59%) VMware
14 13 (12.62%) Data Analysis
14 13 (12.62%) Management Information System
15 12 (11.65%) Linux
15 12 (11.65%) Release Management
15 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (10.68%) CBAP
16 11 (10.68%) Financial Analysis
16 11 (10.68%) Capacity Planning
16 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
16 11 (10.68%) Tomcat
16 11 (10.68%) MS Visio
16 11 (10.68%) ISEB

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 11 (10.68%) Tomcat
2 9 (8.74%) Apache
3 8 (7.77%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.85%) Lync
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (2.91%) IIS
5 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.94%) OpenEdge
6 2 (1.94%) JBoss
6 2 (1.94%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (8.74%) assyst
2 3 (2.91%) SAP SM
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.97%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) Firewall
2 8 (7.77%) PBX
2 8 (7.77%) MPLS
2 8 (7.77%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (6.80%) Wireless
3 7 (6.80%) VPN
3 7 (6.80%) Broadband
4 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.83%) SAN
5 5 (4.85%) FTP
6 4 (3.88%) Internet
6 4 (3.88%) Network Security
7 3 (2.91%) Bluetooth
8 2 (1.94%) WAN
8 2 (1.94%) Intranet
8 2 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.97%) DMVPN
9 1 (0.97%) LAN
9 1 (0.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.94%) SQLPlus
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Toad
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.97%) Hudson
2 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (37.86%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Retail
3 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.88%) Electronics
4 4 (3.88%) Front Office
5 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.91%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (43.69%) Analyst
2 20 (19.42%) Support Analyst
3 13 (12.62%) Team Leader
3 13 (12.62%) Problem Manager
3 13 (12.62%) Business Analyst
4 12 (11.65%) Applications Support
5 9 (8.74%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Support Team Leader
7 6 (5.83%) SAP Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (4.85%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Support Consultant
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (3.88%) Consultant
9 4 (3.88%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) IT Consultant
9 4 (3.88%) Network Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) Middleware
1 5 (4.85%) XML
1 5 (4.85%) Flash
2 4 (3.88%) .NET
2 4 (3.88%) J2EE
3 2 (1.94%) HTML
4 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.83%) Open Source
3 6 (5.83%) iSeries
4 3 (2.91%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (2.91%) Life Science
4 3 (2.91%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.94%) Statistics
6 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.97%) Handset
6 1 (0.97%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.53%) Windows
2 15 (14.56%) UNIX
3 12 (11.65%) Linux
4 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.83%) Solaris
5 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.85%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.88%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.91%) CentOS
8 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.94%) AIX
10 1 (0.97%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.78%) ITIL
2 29 (28.16%) Change Management
3 24 (23.30%) Problem Management
4 22 (21.36%) Service Management
5 19 (18.45%) Service Delivery
6 17 (16.50%) Project Management
7 16 (15.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (14.56%) Business Analysis
9 14 (13.59%) Incident Management
10 13 (12.62%) Data Analysis
11 12 (11.65%) Release Management
12 11 (10.68%) Financial Analysis
12 11 (10.68%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (9.71%) Migration
14 9 (8.74%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (7.77%) Network Monitoring
15 8 (7.77%) Line Management
15 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2
16 7 (6.80%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.48%) SQL
2 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.88%) Perl
4 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.91%) C#
4 3 (2.91%) VB
5 2 (1.94%) Java
5 2 (1.94%) RPG
5 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.97%) Korn
6 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (27.18%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (10.68%) CBAP
2 11 (10.68%) ISEB
3 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.85%) Degree
5 4 (3.88%) VCP4
6 3 (2.91%) MCSE
7 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.94%) MCITP
7 2 (1.94%) MCTS
7 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.97%) MCSA
8 1 (0.97%) CCNP
8 1 (0.97%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.42%) SLA
2 5 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.77%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.85%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.85%) XenApp
3 5 (4.85%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.88%) vSphere
5 1 (0.97%) SRDF
5 1 (0.97%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 5 (4.85%) NetBackup
1 5 (4.85%) Backup Exec
1 5 (4.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Cisco
2 14 (13.59%) VMware
3 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.68%) CheckPoint
4 7 (6.80%) F5
4 7 (6.80%) Riverbed
4 7 (6.80%) SolarWinds
4 7 (6.80%) Remedy
4 7 (6.80%) Websense
4 7 (6.80%) Juniper
5 6 (5.83%) IBM
5 6 (5.83%) SAP
5 6 (5.83%) Symantec
5 6 (5.83%) HP
6 5 (4.85%) Oracle
7 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.88%) Citrix
7 4 (3.88%) McAfee
7 4 (3.88%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.91%) ServiceNow
Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33k - £38k per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £200000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago