Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Root Cause Analysis
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 343 369 350
Rank change year-on-year +26 -19 +34
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 1559 1468 1937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.93% 0.82% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.92% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1108 1556
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,350 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,500 £71,250 £67,500
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 150826 160156 182795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.37% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119888 134356 152138
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +39 561 £55,000 +4.76% 19
North of England +81 315 £37,500 -11.76% 6
South East -50 235 £47,500 - 14
Midlands +6 229 £35,000 -17.65% 8
West Midlands +10 183 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Yorkshire +92 172 £35,000 -9.09% 4
East of England +9 112 £45,000 - 4
South West +46 105 £45,000 +38.46% 2
North West +16 103 £38,500 -9.41% 2
East Midlands +13 43 £28,250 -27.56% 3
North East +27 40 £45,000 -25.00%
Root Cause Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 England region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 548 (35.15%) ITIL
2 506 (32.46%) Windows
3 440 (28.22%) Finance
4 372 (23.86%) SQL
5 371 (23.80%) Microsoft
6 318 (20.40%) Problem Management
7 300 (19.24%) Analytical Skills
8 266 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
9 245 (15.72%) Active Directory
10 236 (15.14%) Linux
11 235 (15.07%) Degree
12 233 (14.95%) Incident Management
13 226 (14.50%) SQL Server
14 225 (14.43%) Cisco
15 222 (14.24%) VMware
16 220 (14.11%) Windows Server
17 219 (14.05%) SLA
18 202 (12.96%) Java
19 195 (12.51%) Banking
20 184 (11.80%) Cisco Certification
21 180 (11.55%) Continuous Improvement
22 179 (11.48%) Security Cleared
23 176 (11.29%) Service Management
24 173 (11.10%) Firewall
24 173 (11.10%) Windows Server 2008
25 164 (10.52%) Change Management
26 156 (10.01%) Project Management
26 156 (10.01%) Oracle
26 156 (10.01%) PowerShell
27 141 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure

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 74 (4.75%) Apache
2 70 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 69 (4.43%) MS Exchange
4 62 (3.98%) Elasticsearch
5 51 (3.27%) SharePoint
6 49 (3.14%) IIS
7 48 (3.08%) WebLogic
8 44 (2.82%) Documentum
9 40 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2010
10 23 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 19 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
11 19 (1.22%) Skype for Business
12 17 (1.09%) JBoss
12 17 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
13 12 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
13 12 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
14 11 (0.71%) NetWeaver
15 9 (0.58%) CMS
15 9 (0.58%) Confluence
16 8 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 119 (7.63%) Microsoft Office
2 70 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 45 (2.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.19%) HipChat
7 2 (0.13%) GNU Octave
7 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.064%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 20 (1.28%) SAP FI
2 19 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (1.15%) SAP CO
3 18 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
4 17 (1.09%) SAP EWM
5 14 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (0.71%) SAP CRM
7 9 (0.58%) SAP GRC
8 8 (0.51%) SAP IS-U
9 7 (0.45%) assyst
9 7 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (0.45%) SAP ERP
9 7 (0.45%) SAP PLM
9 7 (0.45%) SAP VC
10 6 (0.38%) SAP CAR
10 6 (0.38%) SAP MM
10 6 (0.38%) SAP POS DM
10 6 (0.38%) SAP Retail
11 5 (0.32%) MetaTrader
11 5 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 118 (7.57%) Office 365
2 112 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (2.63%) SaaS
5 28 (1.80%) GitHub
6 27 (1.73%) IaaS
7 15 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.96%) PaaS
7 15 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 10 (0.64%) OneDrive
9 6 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.38%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.19%) Akamai
10 3 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.13%) Catchpoint
11 2 (0.13%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.13%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 173 (11.10%) Firewall
2 136 (8.72%) DNS
3 131 (8.40%) WAN
4 124 (7.95%) LAN
5 101 (6.48%) TCP/IP
6 88 (5.64%) DHCP
7 80 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 74 (4.75%) SAN
9 67 (4.30%) VPN
10 64 (4.11%) Wireless
11 62 (3.98%) BGP
11 62 (3.98%) EIGRP
12 56 (3.59%) HTTP
12 56 (3.59%) Network Security
13 52 (3.34%) OSPF
14 49 (3.14%) Wireshark
15 45 (2.89%) SMTP
16 43 (2.76%) VoIP
17 41 (2.63%) NX-OS
18 36 (2.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (2.18%) Relational Database
4 30 (1.92%) RDBMS
5 29 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
6 28 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (1.35%) SAP BW
9 18 (1.15%) MySQL
10 17 (1.09%) Oracle Database
10 17 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (1.03%) MongoDB
12 14 (0.90%) QlikView
12 14 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (0.83%) Power BI
14 12 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (0.64%) Data Mining
15 10 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
16 9 (0.58%) Hadoop
17 8 (0.51%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 79 (5.07%) Jenkins
2 63 (4.04%) Selenium
3 42 (2.69%) Git (software)
4 37 (2.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 33 (2.12%) Maven
6 32 (2.05%) JIRA
7 19 (1.22%) SoapUI
8 15 (0.96%) Eclipse
9 14 (0.90%) JUnit
10 12 (0.77%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 9 (0.58%) Cucumber
12 9 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (0.58%) Subversion
12 9 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
13 7 (0.45%) JMeter
14 6 (0.38%) WATIR
15 5 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 440 (28.22%) Finance
2 195 (12.51%) Banking
3 113 (7.25%) Investment Banking
4 81 (5.20%) Retail Banking
5 60 (3.85%) Retail
6 47 (3.01%) Legal
7 45 (2.89%) Manufacturing
8 34 (2.18%) Marketing
9 31 (1.99%) Telecoms
10 26 (1.67%) Back Office
11 21 (1.35%) Advertising
11 21 (1.35%) Law
12 16 (1.03%) Electronics
13 14 (0.90%) Front Office
14 12 (0.77%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.51%) Automotive
16 8 (0.51%) Publishing
17 4 (0.26%) French Language
17 4 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 383 (24.57%) Analyst
2 185 (11.87%) Support Engineer
3 159 (10.20%) Network Engineer
4 139 (8.92%) Applications Support
5 134 (8.60%) Support Analyst
6 88 (5.64%) Desktop Support
7 78 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 70 (4.49%) Architect
9 63 (4.04%) Applications Engineer
10 59 (3.78%) Applications Support Analyst
11 56 (3.59%) Administrator
11 56 (3.59%) Service Manager
12 55 (3.53%) Business Analyst
13 54 (3.46%) Team Leader
14 52 (3.34%) Applications Support Engineer
15 51 (3.27%) Developer
16 46 (2.95%) IT Manager
17 44 (2.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 44 (2.82%) SQL Analyst
18 43 (2.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (8.34%) Web Services
2 75 (4.81%) SOAP
3 70 (4.49%) Middleware
4 60 (3.85%) XML
5 51 (3.27%) REST
6 44 (2.82%) .NET
7 30 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
8 23 (1.48%) 802.1X
8 23 (1.48%) HTML
9 22 (1.41%) Spring
10 17 (1.09%) Hibernate
11 16 (1.03%) AngularJS
12 13 (0.83%) J2EE
13 12 (0.77%) CSS
13 12 (0.77%) WAP
14 11 (0.71%) Web Dynpro
15 10 (0.64%) JSON
16 8 (0.51%) ActiveMQ
16 8 (0.51%) HTML5
17 7 (0.45%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 300 (19.24%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (7.44%) Management Information System
3 107 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 107 (6.86%) Data Centre
4 93 (5.97%) User Experience
5 66 (4.23%) Clustering
6 25 (1.60%) Virtual Team
7 24 (1.54%) Fintech
7 24 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
7 24 (1.54%) N-Tier
8 22 (1.41%) Algorithms
8 22 (1.41%) CESG
9 21 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (1.22%) SWIFT
11 16 (1.03%) Replication
12 15 (0.96%) Driving Licence
12 15 (0.96%) Fixed Income
13 13 (0.83%) Mobile App
14 12 (0.77%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 506 (32.46%) Windows
2 236 (15.14%) Linux
3 220 (14.11%) Windows Server
4 173 (11.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 111 (7.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 81 (5.20%) Unix
7 77 (4.94%) Windows 7
8 69 (4.43%) Windows 10
9 63 (4.04%) Windows 8
10 41 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (1.41%) Solaris
13 18 (1.15%) CentOS
14 14 (0.90%) Android
15 13 (0.83%) Apple iOS
15 13 (0.83%) Mac OS X
16 11 (0.71%) Windows XP
17 9 (0.58%) Windows Phone
18 8 (0.51%) Ubuntu
19 6 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 548 (35.15%) ITIL
2 318 (20.40%) Problem Management
3 266 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
4 233 (14.95%) Incident Management
5 180 (11.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 176 (11.29%) Service Management
7 164 (10.52%) Change Management
8 156 (10.01%) Project Management
9 126 (8.08%) Service Delivery
10 121 (7.76%) Process Improvement
11 120 (7.70%) Mentoring
12 118 (7.57%) Asset Management
13 107 (6.86%) Risk Management
14 104 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 103 (6.61%) Business Analysis
16 101 (6.48%) DevOps
17 92 (5.90%) Wealth Management
18 89 (5.71%) Release Management
19 87 (5.58%) ITIL V3
19 87 (5.58%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 372 (23.86%) SQL
2 202 (12.96%) Java
3 156 (10.01%) PowerShell
4 133 (8.53%) Shell Script
5 113 (7.25%) Python
6 59 (3.78%) ABAP
7 56 (3.59%) Bash Shell
8 49 (3.14%) JavaScript
9 46 (2.95%) C#
10 43 (2.76%) Perl
11 39 (2.50%) T-SQL
12 38 (2.44%) C
12 38 (2.44%) Ruby
13 34 (2.18%) VB
14 20 (1.28%) C++
15 19 (1.22%) VBScript
16 11 (0.71%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.71%) R
17 10 (0.64%) PHP
18 9 (0.58%) X++
Qualifications
1 235 (15.07%) Degree
2 184 (11.80%) Cisco Certification
3 179 (11.48%) Security Cleared
4 117 (7.50%) CCNA
5 106 (6.80%) CCNP
6 103 (6.61%) SC Cleared
7 82 (5.26%) DV Cleared
8 81 (5.20%) CISSP
9 67 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 63 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
11 54 (3.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 52 (3.34%) MCSE
13 46 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
14 39 (2.50%) CCIE
15 34 (2.18%) MCSA
16 26 (1.67%) CISA
17 23 (1.48%) CISM
18 22 (1.41%) MCP
19 19 (1.22%) CCDA
20 16 (1.03%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (14.05%) SLA
2 87 (5.58%) QA
3 54 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
5 40 (2.57%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.83%) COBIT
6 13 (0.83%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.58%) GDPR
8 9 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 6 (0.38%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.32%) GxP
10 5 (0.32%) PMO
11 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.26%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.19%) MiFID
12 3 (0.19%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 245 (15.72%) Active Directory
2 141 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (3.53%) Hyper-V
4 45 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
5 42 (2.69%) vSphere
6 25 (1.60%) XenApp
7 22 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (1.09%) Postfix
9 12 (0.77%) NFS
10 11 (0.71%) Docker
11 10 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (0.58%) UAG
13 8 (0.51%) XenDesktop
14 7 (0.45%) iptables
15 6 (0.38%) DFS Replication
15 6 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 4 (0.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 70 (4.49%) Puppet
2 67 (4.30%) Opsview
3 63 (4.04%) SCCM
4 49 (3.14%) Nagios
5 44 (2.82%) SCOM
6 37 (2.37%) Cisco LMS
7 29 (1.86%) Microsoft Clustering
8 26 (1.67%) WSUS
9 22 (1.41%) ZABBIX
10 18 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (1.09%) Ansible
12 15 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
13 14 (0.90%) Backup Exec
14 13 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 13 (0.83%) NetBackup
15 11 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
15 11 (0.71%) vCenter Server
16 10 (0.64%) Simpana
17 9 (0.58%) SCOrch
17 9 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 371 (23.80%) Microsoft
2 225 (14.43%) Cisco
3 222 (14.24%) VMware
4 156 (10.01%) Oracle
5 126 (8.08%) SAP
6 109 (6.99%) Splunk
7 63 (4.04%) CheckPoint
8 62 (3.98%) HP
9 59 (3.78%) Juniper
10 57 (3.66%) Citrix
11 55 (3.53%) Remedy
12 52 (3.34%) EMC
13 51 (3.27%) F5
14 50 (3.21%) Pega
15 48 (3.08%) Red Hat
16 44 (2.82%) Avaya
17 37 (2.37%) IBM
18 35 (2.25%) Palo Alto
19 28 (1.80%) Genesys
20 26 (1.67%) Sun