Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 367 353
Rank change year-on-year +35 -14 0
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 1,580 1,479 1,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.00% 0.89% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.98% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,031 1,114 1,353
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 143,792 151,600 168,665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.13% 91.52% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 115,332 121,306 142,374
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in England

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Root Cause Analysis in England

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Root Cause Analysis in England

Root Cause Analysis
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the England region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 518 £55,000 -4.35% 44
South East +68 375 £52,500 +2.44% 31
Midlands +36 264 £42,500 +6.25% 20
North of England +16 253 £38,500 +2.67% 30
West Midlands +18 180 £52,500 +27.08% 17
North West +44 131 £39,250 -1.88% 12
Yorkshire +10 118 £37,000 +15.63% 16
South West +12 85 £42,500 -5.56% 12
East Midlands +50 84 £38,345 +27.82% 3
East of England +19 82 £50,000 +17.65% 20
North East -39 4 £48,750 -7.14% 2
Root Cause Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 England region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 483 (30.57%) Finance
2 456 (28.86%) Windows
3 443 (28.04%) ITIL
4 442 (27.97%) Microsoft
5 395 (25.00%) SQL
6 355 (22.47%) Problem Management
7 338 (21.39%) Problem-Solving
8 315 (19.94%) Agile Software Development
9 301 (19.05%) VMware
10 295 (18.67%) Degree
11 291 (18.42%) Incident Management
12 282 (17.85%) Active Directory
13 274 (17.34%) Linux
14 268 (16.96%) Windows Server
15 259 (16.39%) Cisco
16 247 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
17 244 (15.44%) Service Management
18 234 (14.81%) SQL Server
19 233 (14.75%) SLA
20 216 (13.67%) Firewall
21 215 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
22 214 (13.54%) Oracle
23 211 (13.35%) PowerShell
24 208 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
25 196 (12.41%) Java
26 186 (11.77%) Computer Science
27 182 (11.52%) Cisco Certification
28 180 (11.39%) DevOps
29 165 (10.44%) Self-Motivation
29 165 (10.44%) Python

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 87 (5.51%) IIS
2 84 (5.32%) MS Exchange
3 71 (4.49%) Confluence
4 60 (3.80%) SharePoint
5 48 (3.04%) CMS
6 40 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 38 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 38 (2.41%) WebLogic
8 37 (2.34%) Apache
8 37 (2.34%) Tomcat
9 32 (2.03%) OpenStack
10 29 (1.84%) WebSphere
11 23 (1.46%) nginx
12 20 (1.27%) Apache Spark
13 19 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
14 18 (1.14%) Skype for Business
15 17 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (0.89%) JBoss
16 14 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
17 10 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 149 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
2 110 (6.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (2.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 35 (2.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (2.53%) SAP Hybris
2 17 (1.08%) Documaker
3 11 (0.70%) SAP EHS
4 10 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.57%) SAP PLM
5 9 (0.57%) SAP VC
6 7 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.44%) SAP HCM
7 6 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.32%) Maximo
8 5 (0.32%) SAP HR
8 5 (0.32%) Veritas eDiscovery
9 4 (0.25%) Infor SunSystems
9 4 (0.25%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.25%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.19%) Magento
10 3 (0.19%) SAP PP
11 2 (0.13%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 159 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (6.33%) Office 365
4 24 (1.52%) GitHub
4 24 (1.52%) IaaS
5 12 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
7 8 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.51%) Mimecast
7 8 (0.51%) SaaS
7 8 (0.51%) Serverless
8 7 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 4 (0.25%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.19%) G Suite
12 3 (0.19%) PaaS
12 3 (0.19%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 2 (0.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 216 (13.67%) Firewall
2 160 (10.13%) WAN
3 154 (9.75%) LAN
4 146 (9.24%) DNS
5 92 (5.82%) TCP/IP
6 87 (5.51%) DHCP
7 81 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 67 (4.24%) SSL
9 64 (4.05%) Cisco IOS
10 61 (3.86%) Wireless
11 58 (3.67%) NX-OS
12 57 (3.61%) BGP
13 55 (3.48%) Wireshark
14 53 (3.35%) VPN
15 50 (3.16%) Internet
16 49 (3.10%) EIGRP
17 46 (2.91%) SAN
18 42 (2.66%) Cisco ASA
19 40 (2.53%) VoIP
20 39 (2.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 87 (5.51%) Relational Database
3 71 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (4.43%) Oracle Database
5 47 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (2.72%) RDBMS
7 39 (2.47%) MySQL
8 37 (2.34%) Big Data
9 35 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
10 33 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 32 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (1.71%) MongoDB
13 27 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (1.65%) Hadoop
15 21 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
16 19 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
16 19 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (1.08%) Power BI
18 15 (0.95%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 93 (5.89%) JIRA
2 82 (5.19%) Jenkins
3 69 (4.37%) Git (software)
4 47 (2.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 37 (2.34%) Selenium
6 31 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 31 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (1.84%) Subversion
8 26 (1.65%) Bitbucket
8 26 (1.65%) GoCD
9 24 (1.52%) Cucumber
10 23 (1.46%) JUnit
10 23 (1.46%) Vagrant
11 21 (1.33%) JMeter
12 19 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
13 18 (1.14%) SoapUI
13 18 (1.14%) Visual Studio
14 17 (1.08%) Gerrit
15 16 (1.01%) Maven
16 10 (0.63%) WinDbg
General
1 483 (30.57%) Finance
2 148 (9.37%) Banking
3 78 (4.94%) Investment Banking
4 73 (4.62%) Retail
5 55 (3.48%) Marketing
6 45 (2.85%) Manufacturing
7 31 (1.96%) Back Office
8 29 (1.84%) Front Office
8 29 (1.84%) Telecoms
9 26 (1.65%) Financial Institution
10 24 (1.52%) Advertising
11 22 (1.39%) Games
12 19 (1.20%) Automotive
12 19 (1.20%) Legal
13 18 (1.14%) Law
14 15 (0.95%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.76%) Electronics
16 10 (0.63%) Publishing
17 8 (0.51%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 302 (19.11%) Analyst
2 143 (9.05%) Network Engineer
3 114 (7.22%) Support Engineer
4 89 (5.63%) Support Analyst
5 87 (5.51%) Applications Support
5 87 (5.51%) Developer
6 83 (5.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 78 (4.94%) Administrator
8 76 (4.81%) DBA
9 61 (3.86%) Delivery Manager
10 53 (3.35%) Business Analyst
11 51 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
12 49 (3.10%) Team Leader
13 46 (2.91%) Desktop Support
14 45 (2.85%) Technical Manager
15 44 (2.78%) SCCM Engineer
16 42 (2.66%) Incident Manager
16 42 (2.66%) Technical Delivery Manager
17 39 (2.47%) Consultant
18 38 (2.41%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (7.28%) Web Services
2 84 (5.32%) .NET
3 64 (4.05%) HTML
4 61 (3.86%) Middleware
5 51 (3.23%) SOAP
6 46 (2.91%) REST
7 45 (2.85%) CSS
8 40 (2.53%) XML
9 36 (2.28%) RESTful
10 30 (1.90%) ASP.NET
11 25 (1.58%) 802.1X
12 23 (1.46%) J2EE
13 22 (1.39%) .NET Framework
13 22 (1.39%) Hibernate
13 22 (1.39%) JSP
14 20 (1.27%) Spring
14 20 (1.27%) Struts
15 19 (1.20%) YAML
16 18 (1.14%) DHTML
16 18 (1.14%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 215 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 186 (11.77%) Computer Science
3 165 (10.44%) Self-Motivation
4 150 (9.49%) Data Centre
5 113 (7.15%) Management Information System
6 75 (4.75%) Virtual Team
7 61 (3.86%) User Experience
8 60 (3.80%) Private Cloud
9 31 (1.96%) Public Cloud
10 29 (1.84%) Fintech
11 25 (1.58%) Cyberthreat
12 21 (1.33%) Data Structures
12 21 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
13 20 (1.27%) Algorithms
13 20 (1.27%) CMDB
14 19 (1.20%) Clustering
15 13 (0.82%) Hedge funds
15 13 (0.82%) PKI
15 13 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
16 11 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 456 (28.86%) Windows
2 274 (17.34%) Linux
3 268 (16.96%) Windows Server
4 105 (6.65%) Unix
5 104 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 96 (6.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 86 (5.44%) Windows 7
8 79 (5.00%) Windows 10
9 47 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 31 (1.96%) Android
11 29 (1.84%) Solaris
12 26 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (1.52%) CentOS
14 15 (0.95%) Windows XP
15 12 (0.76%) AIX
16 11 (0.70%) Apple iOS
17 10 (0.63%) Ubuntu
18 9 (0.57%) Mac OS X
19 7 (0.44%) Nucleus RTOS
19 7 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (28.04%) ITIL
2 355 (22.47%) Problem Management
3 338 (21.39%) Problem-Solving
4 315 (19.94%) Agile Software Development
5 291 (18.42%) Incident Management
6 247 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 244 (15.44%) Service Management
8 180 (11.39%) DevOps
9 164 (10.38%) Project Management
10 152 (9.62%) Software Engineering
11 134 (8.48%) Service Delivery
12 119 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
13 116 (7.34%) Scrum
14 114 (7.22%) Change Management
15 112 (7.09%) Logistics
16 108 (6.84%) SDLC
17 104 (6.58%) Mentoring
17 104 (6.58%) Process Improvement
18 94 (5.95%) Test Automation
19 90 (5.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 395 (25.00%) SQL
2 211 (13.35%) PowerShell
3 196 (12.41%) Java
4 165 (10.44%) Python
5 112 (7.09%) JavaScript
6 102 (6.46%) C#
7 90 (5.70%) Bash Shell
8 74 (4.68%) C++
9 56 (3.54%) Perl
9 56 (3.54%) VBScript
10 55 (3.48%) C
11 44 (2.78%) Shell Script
12 43 (2.72%) Ruby
13 37 (2.34%) T-SQL
14 29 (1.84%) PL/SQL
15 22 (1.39%) PHP
15 22 (1.39%) VB
16 21 (1.33%) ABAP
17 12 (0.76%) VBA
18 10 (0.63%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 295 (18.67%) Degree
2 182 (11.52%) Cisco Certification
3 132 (8.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 117 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 110 (6.96%) CCNP
6 107 (6.77%) CCNA
7 99 (6.27%) ITIL Certification
7 99 (6.27%) MCSE
8 87 (5.51%) Security Cleared
9 53 (3.35%) SC Cleared
10 41 (2.59%) DV Cleared
11 39 (2.47%) Master's Degree
12 38 (2.41%) MCP
13 35 (2.22%) MCSA
14 32 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 31 (1.96%) CCIE
16 22 (1.39%) CISSP
17 18 (1.14%) ISEB
18 17 (1.08%) ISTQB
19 16 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (14.75%) SLA
2 152 (9.62%) QA
3 39 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 39 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (1.84%) GDPR
5 16 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.89%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.63%) MiFID
8 8 (0.51%) PMO
9 5 (0.32%) DO-178B
9 5 (0.32%) ISO 31000
10 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.13%) HL7
10 2 (0.13%) IFRS
10 2 (0.13%) IFRS 9
10 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.063%) GCP
11 1 (0.063%) GxP
11 1 (0.063%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 282 (17.85%) Active Directory
2 208 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (7.15%) Hyper-V
4 73 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
5 49 (3.10%) vSphere
6 43 (2.72%) XenApp
7 32 (2.03%) Docker
8 29 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 26 (1.65%) XenDesktop
10 17 (1.08%) Samba
10 17 (1.08%) VirtualBox
11 13 (0.82%) BitLocker
11 13 (0.82%) vCloud
12 12 (0.76%) Terminal Services
12 12 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
13 11 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
14 9 (0.57%) ISA Server
14 9 (0.57%) XenServer
15 5 (0.32%) Firmware
15 5 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 96 (6.08%) SCCM
2 73 (4.62%) Nagios
3 59 (3.73%) Puppet
4 55 (3.48%) Ansible
5 50 (3.16%) vCenter Server
6 47 (2.97%) Cisco LMS
6 47 (2.97%) Opsview
7 37 (2.34%) SCOM
8 35 (2.22%) Terraform
9 34 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
10 33 (2.09%) WSUS
11 29 (1.84%) vRealize
12 19 (1.20%) SCVMM
13 18 (1.14%) Cisco Prime
14 17 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 17 (1.08%) Rancher
14 17 (1.08%) Sysdig
14 17 (1.08%) vMotion
15 13 (0.82%) SCOrch
16 11 (0.70%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 442 (27.97%) Microsoft
2 301 (19.05%) VMware
3 259 (16.39%) Cisco
4 214 (13.54%) Oracle
5 110 (6.96%) ServiceNow
6 98 (6.20%) HP
7 93 (5.89%) CheckPoint
8 92 (5.82%) SAP
9 84 (5.32%) BMC
10 80 (5.06%) Citrix
11 59 (3.73%) Red Hat
12 58 (3.67%) Fortinet
13 46 (2.91%) hybris
14 43 (2.72%) Ivanti
15 42 (2.66%) ATG
16 40 (2.53%) Sitecore
16 40 (2.53%) SolarWinds
17 39 (2.47%) F5
18 37 (2.34%) Riverbed
19 36 (2.28%) IBM