Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 344 369
Rank change year-on-year +34 +25 -15
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 1,661 1,558 1,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.08% 0.95% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.04% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,106 1,167 1,166
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 139,891 150,142 164,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.09% 91.56% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 112,228 119,242 137,909
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +17 547 £57,500 +4.55% 42
South East +110 465 £47,500 -4.04% 39
Midlands +28 264 £43,500 +19.18% 28
North of England -23 227 £38,000 +1.33% 47
West Midlands +21 177 £51,250 +28.13% 20
Yorkshire -7 120 £37,000 +13.85% 27
North West +5 101 £38,000 -5.00% 16
East Midlands +32 87 £42,500 +46.55% 8
East of England +5 77 £52,500 +16.67% 17
South West -34 77 £42,500 -5.56% 16
North East -37 6 £58,750 +11.90% 4
Root Cause Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 493 (29.68%) Microsoft
2 482 (29.02%) Finance
3 468 (28.18%) ITIL
4 465 (28.00%) Windows
5 411 (24.74%) Problem Management
6 392 (23.60%) SQL
7 351 (21.13%) Problem-Solving
8 346 (20.83%) Incident Management
9 325 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
10 318 (19.15%) Linux
11 314 (18.90%) Active Directory
12 301 (18.12%) VMware
13 295 (17.76%) Windows Server
14 284 (17.10%) Service Management
15 281 (16.92%) Degree
16 263 (15.83%) SQL Server
17 256 (15.41%) Oracle
17 256 (15.41%) Cisco
18 249 (14.99%) SLA
19 243 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
20 219 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
21 210 (12.64%) PowerShell
22 208 (12.52%) Firewall
22 208 (12.52%) Analytical Skills
23 183 (11.02%) Python
24 179 (10.78%) DevOps
25 176 (10.60%) Computer Science
26 171 (10.30%) Cisco Certification
27 165 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
28 158 (9.51%) Logistics

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
1 119 (7.16%) IIS
2 82 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 74 (4.46%) MS Exchange
4 55 (3.31%) CMS
5 50 (3.01%) Confluence
6 42 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 36 (2.17%) Apache
7 36 (2.17%) WebLogic
8 34 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 28 (1.69%) Tomcat
10 26 (1.57%) OpenStack
11 21 (1.26%) MQSeries
12 20 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
12 20 (1.20%) WebSphere
13 19 (1.14%) Skype for Business
14 17 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 17 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
15 16 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
16 15 (0.90%) nginx
17 14 (0.84%) JBoss
Applications
1 136 (8.19%) Microsoft Office
2 109 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 47 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 35 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.060%) CATIA
8 1 (0.060%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.060%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (2.53%) SAP Hybris
2 13 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 12 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.66%) Documaker
5 10 (0.60%) SAP CO
5 10 (0.60%) SAP FI
5 10 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.30%) Maximo
8 5 (0.30%) Veritas eDiscovery
9 4 (0.24%) Infor SunSystems
9 4 (0.24%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.24%) SAP EHS
9 4 (0.24%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.24%) Scribe Insight
10 3 (0.18%) SAP HCM
10 3 (0.18%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.18%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 165 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (6.50%) Office 365
3 106 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (1.44%) GitHub
5 21 (1.26%) IaaS
6 13 (0.78%) SaaS
7 12 (0.72%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 8 (0.48%) Mimecast
8 8 (0.48%) Serverless
9 6 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.30%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.24%) PaaS
11 4 (0.24%) Scribe Online
12 3 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.18%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 208 (12.52%) Firewall
2 152 (9.15%) WAN
3 147 (8.85%) DNS
4 140 (8.43%) LAN
5 99 (5.96%) TCP/IP
6 95 (5.72%) DHCP
7 78 (4.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 62 (3.73%) BGP
9 59 (3.55%) Wireless
10 58 (3.49%) Cisco IOS
10 58 (3.49%) Wireshark
11 52 (3.13%) Internet
12 50 (3.01%) NX-OS
12 50 (3.01%) SSL
13 49 (2.95%) EIGRP
14 45 (2.71%) Cisco ASA
15 43 (2.59%) SAN
16 38 (2.29%) OSPF
16 38 (2.29%) VoIP
16 38 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 102 (6.14%) Relational Database
3 75 (4.52%) Oracle Database
4 63 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (3.43%) MySQL
6 47 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
6 47 (2.83%) RDBMS
7 45 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
10 37 (2.23%) Big Data
11 34 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 30 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
13 29 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
14 25 (1.51%) MongoDB
14 25 (1.51%) Power BI
14 25 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
16 18 (1.08%) SAP BW
17 16 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 67 (4.03%) Jenkins
2 66 (3.97%) JIRA
3 45 (2.71%) Git (software)
4 44 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 41 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (1.75%) Selenium
7 25 (1.51%) Cucumber
8 22 (1.32%) JUnit
9 21 (1.26%) Subversion
10 19 (1.14%) GoCD
10 19 (1.14%) Visual Studio
11 17 (1.02%) WinDbg
12 16 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (0.96%) Bitbucket
13 14 (0.84%) Maven
13 14 (0.84%) Vagrant
14 13 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
15 12 (0.72%) SoapUI
16 11 (0.66%) Gerrit
16 11 (0.66%) JMeter
General
1 482 (29.02%) Finance
2 151 (9.09%) Banking
3 74 (4.46%) Investment Banking
4 70 (4.21%) Marketing
5 59 (3.55%) Retail
6 37 (2.23%) Manufacturing
7 34 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 33 (1.99%) Back Office
9 29 (1.75%) Front Office
10 27 (1.63%) Advertising
11 25 (1.51%) Financial Institution
12 20 (1.20%) Electronics
12 20 (1.20%) Games
12 20 (1.20%) Law
13 14 (0.84%) Automotive
14 10 (0.60%) Legal
15 7 (0.42%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.42%) Publishing
16 6 (0.36%) General Ledger
17 5 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 341 (20.53%) Analyst
2 157 (9.45%) Network Engineer
3 128 (7.71%) Support Engineer
4 118 (7.10%) Support Analyst
5 106 (6.38%) Applications Support
6 97 (5.84%) Developer
7 95 (5.72%) Administrator
8 93 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 82 (4.94%) DBA
10 57 (3.43%) Applications Support Analyst
10 57 (3.43%) Delivery Manager
11 47 (2.83%) Incident Manager
11 47 (2.83%) Team Leader
12 46 (2.77%) Business Analyst
13 45 (2.71%) Desktop Support
14 44 (2.65%) Consultant
14 44 (2.65%) SCCM Engineer
15 42 (2.53%) Applications Engineer
16 39 (2.35%) Software Engineer
16 39 (2.35%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (6.80%) Web Services
2 83 (5.00%) .NET
3 63 (3.79%) Middleware
4 57 (3.43%) HTML
5 45 (2.71%) SOAP
6 42 (2.53%) XML
7 38 (2.29%) CSS
8 37 (2.23%) REST
9 31 (1.87%) ASP.NET
10 30 (1.81%) 802.1X
11 26 (1.57%) .NET Framework
12 25 (1.51%) RESTful
13 21 (1.26%) Hibernate
13 21 (1.26%) Oracle Fusion
14 20 (1.20%) J2EE
15 18 (1.08%) Spring
16 17 (1.02%) DHTML
16 17 (1.02%) JSF
16 17 (1.02%) JSP
16 17 (1.02%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 208 (12.52%) Analytical Skills
2 176 (10.60%) Computer Science
3 143 (8.61%) Self-Motivation
4 130 (7.83%) Data Centre
5 96 (5.78%) Management Information System
6 78 (4.70%) Private Cloud
6 78 (4.70%) Virtual Team
7 66 (3.97%) User Experience
8 34 (2.05%) Data Structures
8 34 (2.05%) Fintech
8 34 (2.05%) Security Operations Centre
9 29 (1.75%) CMDB
10 24 (1.44%) Cyberthreat
11 19 (1.14%) Public Cloud
12 17 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.02%) Replication
13 16 (0.96%) Clustering
13 16 (0.96%) Hedge funds
14 15 (0.90%) PKI
15 14 (0.84%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 465 (28.00%) Windows
2 318 (19.15%) Linux
3 295 (17.76%) Windows Server
4 137 (8.25%) Unix
5 100 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 100 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 77 (4.64%) Windows 10
6 77 (4.64%) Windows 7
7 47 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (1.63%) Solaris
10 25 (1.51%) Android
10 25 (1.51%) CentOS
11 13 (0.78%) AIX
12 12 (0.72%) Ubuntu
12 12 (0.72%) Windows XP
13 9 (0.54%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.36%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (28.18%) ITIL
2 411 (24.74%) Problem Management
3 351 (21.13%) Problem-Solving
4 346 (20.83%) Incident Management
5 325 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
6 284 (17.10%) Service Management
7 243 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 179 (10.78%) DevOps
9 158 (9.51%) Logistics
9 158 (9.51%) Project Management
10 144 (8.67%) Software Engineering
11 132 (7.95%) Service Delivery
12 125 (7.53%) Change Management
13 120 (7.22%) Scrum
14 107 (6.44%) Process Improvement
15 97 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 92 (5.54%) ITSM
16 92 (5.54%) Test Automation
17 91 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
17 91 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 392 (23.60%) SQL
2 210 (12.64%) PowerShell
3 183 (11.02%) Python
4 155 (9.33%) Java
5 114 (6.86%) C#
6 106 (6.38%) JavaScript
7 80 (4.82%) C++
8 70 (4.21%) Bash Shell
9 61 (3.67%) Shell Script
10 58 (3.49%) C
11 50 (3.01%) VBScript
12 44 (2.65%) Perl
13 36 (2.17%) T-SQL
14 32 (1.93%) PL/SQL
15 27 (1.63%) Ruby
16 23 (1.38%) ABAP
16 23 (1.38%) VB
17 20 (1.20%) PHP
18 14 (0.84%) VBA
19 12 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 281 (16.92%) Degree
2 171 (10.30%) Cisco Certification
3 123 (7.41%) CCNP
4 112 (6.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 105 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 97 (5.84%) ITIL Certification
7 86 (5.18%) CCNA
8 83 (5.00%) MCSE
9 76 (4.58%) Security Cleared
10 53 (3.19%) SC Cleared
11 35 (2.11%) MCSA
12 34 (2.05%) Master's Degree
13 30 (1.81%) DV Cleared
14 26 (1.57%) SANS
14 26 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 25 (1.51%) CCIE
16 23 (1.38%) ISEB
16 23 (1.38%) MCP
17 12 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 10 (0.60%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (14.99%) SLA
2 134 (8.07%) QA
3 46 (2.77%) GDPR
4 43 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (2.53%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.54%) MiFID
8 7 (0.42%) PMO
9 6 (0.36%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.18%) DO-178B
11 3 (0.18%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.18%) HL7
11 3 (0.18%) ISO 20022
11 3 (0.18%) ISO 31000
11 3 (0.18%) ISO 8583
12 2 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.12%) IFRS
12 2 (0.12%) IFRS 9
12 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 314 (18.90%) Active Directory
2 219 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (8.01%) Hyper-V
4 79 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 46 (2.77%) XenApp
6 32 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
7 31 (1.87%) vSphere
8 30 (1.81%) Docker
9 20 (1.20%) XenDesktop
10 17 (1.02%) BitLocker
11 15 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
11 15 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (0.66%) Samba
12 11 (0.66%) VirtualBox
13 10 (0.60%) ISA Server
14 9 (0.54%) Firmware
14 9 (0.54%) vCloud
15 5 (0.30%) XenServer
16 4 (0.24%) Snort
16 4 (0.24%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 127 (7.65%) SCCM
2 73 (4.39%) Nagios
3 68 (4.09%) Puppet
4 49 (2.95%) vCenter Server
5 47 (2.83%) SCOM
6 44 (2.65%) Cisco LMS
6 44 (2.65%) Opsview
7 43 (2.59%) WSUS
8 42 (2.53%) Ansible
9 35 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
9 35 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 30 (1.81%) vRealize
11 28 (1.69%) Terraform
12 20 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
13 18 (1.08%) vRealize Orchestrator
14 17 (1.02%) Perfmon
14 17 (1.02%) SCOrch
15 16 (0.96%) Kubernetes
16 14 (0.84%) Cisco IPCC
17 13 (0.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 493 (29.68%) Microsoft
2 301 (18.12%) VMware
3 256 (15.41%) Cisco
3 256 (15.41%) Oracle
4 133 (8.01%) ServiceNow
5 110 (6.62%) HP
6 100 (6.02%) BMC
7 93 (5.60%) SAP
8 90 (5.42%) CheckPoint
9 87 (5.24%) Citrix
10 62 (3.73%) Red Hat
11 59 (3.55%) IBM
12 48 (2.89%) Fortinet
13 47 (2.83%) Riverbed
13 47 (2.83%) SolarWinds
14 44 (2.65%) hybris
15 43 (2.59%) F5
16 42 (2.53%) ATG
16 42 (2.53%) Sitecore
17 40 (2.41%) Remedy