Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 133 116
Rank change year-on-year +51 -17 +39
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 124 63 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.38% 1.65% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 1.79% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 66
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% - -3.03%
10th Percentile £35,125 £24,525 £32,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,250 £56,125
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.33% +2.42%

Root Cause Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,321 3,515 4,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.44% 92.26% 90.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,377 2,776 3,172
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,625 £26,000
90th Percentile £73,000 £65,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,898 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.25% - -

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Root Cause Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 84 (67.74%) ITIL
2 82 (66.13%) Data Centre
3 62 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
4 61 (49.19%) ITIL Certification
4 61 (49.19%) Service Delivery
5 53 (42.74%) Cisco
6 52 (41.94%) Microsoft
6 52 (41.94%) HP
7 47 (37.90%) Windows
8 45 (36.29%) VMware
9 44 (35.48%) Degree
10 43 (34.68%) Computer Science
10 43 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (33.87%) Software Engineering
11 42 (33.87%) Computer Science Degree
12 39 (31.45%) Firewall
13 38 (30.65%) CheckPoint
13 38 (30.65%) Fortinet
14 37 (29.84%) SCCM
14 37 (29.84%) Continuous Improvement
15 35 (28.23%) GDPR
15 35 (28.23%) Data Protection
16 27 (21.77%) SQL
16 27 (21.77%) Microsoft Office
17 25 (20.16%) PowerShell
18 24 (19.35%) Hyper-V
18 24 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (17.74%) ServiceNow
19 22 (17.74%) Active Directory
20 21 (16.94%) VBScript

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (11.29%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.06%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (21.77%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (31.45%) Firewall
2 15 (12.10%) DNS
3 14 (11.29%) DHCP
4 12 (9.68%) LAN
4 12 (9.68%) OSPF
4 12 (9.68%) WAN
5 9 (7.26%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.81%) Network Security
6 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.42%) Big Data
2 3 (2.42%) Power BI
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.81%) QlikView
General
1 6 (4.84%) Finance
2 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (21.77%) Analyst
2 23 (18.55%) SCCM Engineer
3 21 (16.94%) Team Leader
4 20 (16.13%) Support Analyst
5 18 (14.52%) Network Team Leader
5 18 (14.52%) Senior SCCM Engineer
6 16 (12.90%) Technical Leader
7 13 (10.48%) Network Engineer
8 11 (8.87%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) Citrix Specialist
9 7 (5.65%) Citrix Technical Specialist
9 7 (5.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 7 (5.65%) Technical Specialist
9 7 (5.65%) Virtualisation Specialist
10 3 (2.42%) Applications Specialist
10 3 (2.42%) Applications Support Specialist
10 3 (2.42%) QA Leader
10 3 (2.42%) QA Team Leader
10 3 (2.42%) Test Leader
10 3 (2.42%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.13%) Web Services
2 1 (0.81%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 82 (66.13%) Data Centre
2 62 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 43 (34.68%) Computer Science
4 20 (16.13%) CMDB
5 9 (7.26%) Public Cloud
6 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.90%) Windows
2 21 (16.94%) Windows 10
2 21 (16.94%) Windows 7
3 14 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (8.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (67.74%) ITIL
2 61 (49.19%) Service Delivery
3 43 (34.68%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (33.87%) Software Engineering
5 37 (29.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 35 (28.23%) Data Protection
7 20 (16.13%) Change Management
7 20 (16.13%) ITIL V3
7 20 (16.13%) ITSM
7 20 (16.13%) Operations Management
7 20 (16.13%) Scrum
7 20 (16.13%) Service Management
8 14 (11.29%) DevOps
8 14 (11.29%) Kalman Filter
8 14 (11.29%) Patch Management
8 14 (11.29%) Web Filtering
9 13 (10.48%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.68%) Network Management
11 8 (6.45%) Load Balancing
12 6 (4.84%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.77%) SQL
2 25 (20.16%) PowerShell
3 21 (16.94%) VBScript
4 3 (2.42%) C#
5 1 (0.81%) R
5 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (49.19%) ITIL Certification
2 44 (35.48%) Degree
3 42 (33.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (16.94%) MCP
4 21 (16.94%) MCSE
4 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.61%) ISEB
5 2 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) CCNP
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (28.23%) GDPR
2 9 (7.26%) SLA
3 4 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 24 (19.35%) Hyper-V
1 24 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (17.74%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (7.26%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (7.26%) vSphere
3 9 (7.26%) XenApp
3 9 (7.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 37 (29.84%) SCCM
2 14 (11.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (11.29%) WSUS
3 9 (7.26%) SCVMM
3 9 (7.26%) vCenter Server
3 9 (7.26%) vMotion
Vendors
1 53 (42.74%) Cisco
2 52 (41.94%) HP
2 52 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 45 (36.29%) VMware
4 38 (30.65%) CheckPoint
4 38 (30.65%) Fortinet
5 22 (17.74%) ServiceNow
6 14 (11.29%) Dell
6 14 (11.29%) Forcepoint
6 14 (11.29%) IBM
6 14 (11.29%) McAfee
6 14 (11.29%) Symantec
7 9 (7.26%) Citrix
7 9 (7.26%) Ivanti
8 4 (3.23%) Remedy
9 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.61%) Baan
10 2 (1.61%) Infor
11 1 (0.81%) SAP