Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 123 140
Rank change year-on-year -19 +17 +15
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 58 98 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.51% 2.09% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 2.35% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 44
Birmingham median annual salary £38,000 £42,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -1.75% +4.27%
10th Percentile £24,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £57,250 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +4.94%

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 3470 4166 3447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.27% 88.92% 87.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 3048 2879
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 34 (58.62%) ITIL
2 24 (41.38%) Data Centre
3 23 (39.66%) Windows
4 21 (36.21%) HP
5 20 (34.48%) Degree
6 19 (32.76%) Firewall
7 17 (29.31%) Service Delivery
7 17 (29.31%) Cisco
8 16 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
9 15 (25.86%) VMware
10 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
10 14 (24.14%) Problem Management
11 12 (20.69%) CheckPoint
11 12 (20.69%) OSPF
11 12 (20.69%) LAN
11 12 (20.69%) WAN
11 12 (20.69%) Fortinet
11 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
11 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
11 12 (20.69%) Computer Science Degree
12 11 (18.97%) Network Management
12 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (18.97%) Linux
12 11 (18.97%) SLA
12 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
13 10 (17.24%) Data Analysis
13 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification

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 5 (8.62%) Apache
1 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.17%) JBoss
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.17%) IaaS
3 3 (5.17%) Office 365
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.76%) Firewall
2 12 (20.69%) LAN
2 12 (20.69%) OSPF
2 12 (20.69%) WAN
3 10 (17.24%) DNS
4 6 (10.34%) 802.11
4 6 (10.34%) DHCP
4 6 (10.34%) VPN
5 5 (8.62%) SAN
6 3 (5.17%) DMZ
6 3 (5.17%) NaaS
6 3 (5.17%) Network Security
7 1 (1.72%) BGP
7 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) KDB
3 1 (1.72%) MS Access
3 1 (1.72%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) eggPlant
1 1 (1.72%) JBehave
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
1 1 (1.72%) JMeter
1 1 (1.72%) JUnit
1 1 (1.72%) Ranorex
1 1 (1.72%) Selenium
1 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
1 1 (1.72%) TestNG
1 1 (1.72%) WATIR
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
2 2 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Network Engineer
1 13 (22.41%) Senior Network Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.17%) Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 3 (5.17%) Data Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) IT Support
5 3 (5.17%) Problem Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Security Specialist
6 2 (3.45%) Auditor
6 2 (3.45%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Auditor
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Architect
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.45%) Java EE
3 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.72%) JMS
3 1 (1.72%) RESTful
3 1 (1.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Data Centre
2 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) Clustering
4 3 (5.17%) Cybercrime
4 3 (5.17%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.17%) Handset
4 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Linux
3 7 (12.07%) Windows 10
3 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.34%) Windows 8
4 6 (10.34%) Windows Vista
5 3 (5.17%) CentOS
5 3 (5.17%) Unix
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) ITIL
2 17 (29.31%) Service Delivery
3 16 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (24.14%) Problem Management
5 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
6 11 (18.97%) Network Management
6 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
7 10 (17.24%) Data Analysis
8 9 (15.52%) Proactive Monitoring
9 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
10 7 (12.07%) Process Improvement
11 6 (10.34%) Business Continuity
11 6 (10.34%) Change Management
11 6 (10.34%) Information Security
11 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
12 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
13 4 (6.90%) Capacity Management
13 4 (6.90%) CRM
13 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
13 4 (6.90%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.07%) Bash Shell
3 6 (10.34%) VBScript
4 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.62%) SQL
5 4 (6.90%) Java
6 2 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Degree
2 16 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (20.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (17.24%) MCSA
4 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (10.34%) Master's Degree
5 6 (10.34%) MCP
5 6 (10.34%) MCSE
5 6 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.17%) CCNA
6 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.72%) MCITP
7 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) Data Quality
3 3 (5.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (5.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.07%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.17%) vSphere
7 1 (1.72%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 3 (5.17%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (5.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (5.17%) vCenter Server
3 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.45%) SCDPM
3 2 (3.45%) SCOM
4 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.72%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) Netcool
4 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) HP
2 17 (29.31%) Cisco
3 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (25.86%) VMware
4 12 (20.69%) CheckPoint
4 12 (20.69%) Fortinet
5 7 (12.07%) NetApp
6 6 (10.34%) Fujitsu
7 5 (8.62%) Juniper
8 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.45%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.45%) Citrix
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle
9 2 (3.45%) Sybase
10 1 (1.72%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (1.72%) Dell
10 1 (1.72%) EMC
10 1 (1.72%) Remedy
10 1 (1.72%) SAP
10 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow