Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
England > North West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 265 287
Rank change year-on-year +37 +22 -69
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 136 104 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.12% 0.79% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.86% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 95 70 52
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,750 £27,325
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,025 £55,225
England 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,095 12,034 10,486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.39% 91.33% 90.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8,924 9,687 8,761
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,533 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.35% +3.83% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in the North West

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Root Cause Analysis in the North West

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the North West over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the North West

Root Cause Analysis
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 14 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
Manchester +31 58 £37,750 -11.18% 9
Cheshire +8 55 £44,500 +23.61% 6
Lancashire +11 14 £50,000 +35.08%
Merseyside +13 7 £39,000 +1.30% 1
Cumbria - 2 £40,000 -
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 North West region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 57 (41.91%) Finance
2 51 (37.50%) Degree
3 35 (25.74%) Problem Management
4 31 (22.79%) Problem-Solving
5 28 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (19.85%) VMware
7 26 (19.12%) Windows
8 25 (18.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (17.65%) SQL
10 21 (15.44%) QA
10 21 (15.44%) Mentoring
11 20 (14.71%) DevOps
11 20 (14.71%) Process Improvement
11 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (14.71%) ITIL
12 18 (13.24%) Microsoft
12 18 (13.24%) Asset Management
12 18 (13.24%) Information Security
13 17 (12.50%) Banking
13 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 17 (12.50%) Windows Server
14 16 (11.76%) Test Automation
14 16 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 16 (11.76%) Oracle
14 16 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (11.03%) SAP
15 15 (11.03%) .NET
15 15 (11.03%) Cisco
15 15 (11.03%) E-Commerce
15 15 (11.03%) Firewall

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 12 (8.82%) CMS
1 12 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.41%) IIS
4 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.68%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.21%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.47%) JBoss
6 2 (1.47%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (8.82%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (2.94%) Infor SunSystems
3 3 (2.21%) Maximo
4 2 (1.47%) HFM
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.47%) SAP EHS
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.62%) Office 365
3 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.41%) GitHub
5 3 (2.21%) IaaS
6 2 (1.47%) G Suite
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.03%) Cisco ASA
1 15 (11.03%) Firewall
2 13 (9.56%) DNS
2 13 (9.56%) LAN
2 13 (9.56%) VPN
2 13 (9.56%) WAN
3 11 (8.09%) BGP
3 11 (8.09%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (8.09%) Cisco PIX
3 11 (8.09%) EIGRP
3 11 (8.09%) Ethernet
3 11 (8.09%) IPsec
3 11 (8.09%) MPLS
3 11 (8.09%) NX-OS
3 11 (8.09%) OSPF
3 11 (8.09%) SSL
3 11 (8.09%) TACACS
3 11 (8.09%) Wireless
3 11 (8.09%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.15%) MongoDB
2 7 (5.15%) MySQL
3 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.74%) DB2
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.15%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 57 (41.91%) Finance
2 17 (12.50%) Banking
3 14 (10.29%) Investment Banking
3 14 (10.29%) Retail
4 13 (9.56%) Marketing
5 10 (7.35%) Manufacturing
6 8 (5.88%) Legal
7 7 (5.15%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.94%) Law
8 4 (2.94%) Telecoms
9 3 (2.21%) Back Office
9 3 (2.21%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.47%) Advertising
10 2 (1.47%) General Ledger
10 2 (1.47%) Publishing
11 1 (0.74%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (21.32%) Analyst
2 13 (9.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
3 12 (8.82%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 12 (8.82%) Technical Manager
4 11 (8.09%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.35%) Support Engineer
6 9 (6.62%) Developer
7 8 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 8 (5.88%) E-Commerce Manager
7 8 (5.88%) QA Tester
7 8 (5.88%) Software QA Tester
7 8 (5.88%) Software Tester
7 8 (5.88%) Tester
8 7 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure Support
8 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.03%) .NET
2 12 (8.82%) OLE
3 9 (6.62%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.21%) CSS
4 3 (2.21%) HTML
5 2 (1.47%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.47%) Java EE
5 2 (1.47%) Middleware
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.03%) Management Information System
3 13 (9.56%) User Experience
4 12 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 12 (8.82%) Virtual Team
5 9 (6.62%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.68%) Clustering
7 4 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.94%) Smart Meter
8 3 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.47%) Fintech
9 2 (1.47%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.74%) AS400
10 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.74%) IBM Storwize
10 1 (0.74%) iSeries
10 1 (0.74%) Replication
10 1 (0.74%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.12%) Windows
2 17 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 13 (9.56%) Linux
3 13 (9.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.68%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.47%) CentOS
8 2 (1.47%) Solaris
8 2 (1.47%) Unix
8 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.74%) Problem Management
2 31 (22.79%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (18.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 21 (15.44%) Mentoring
5 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (14.71%) DevOps
5 20 (14.71%) ITIL
5 20 (14.71%) Process Improvement
6 18 (13.24%) Asset Management
6 18 (13.24%) Information Security
7 16 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 16 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 15 (11.03%) E-Commerce
8 15 (11.03%) OWASP
9 14 (10.29%) Microservices
9 14 (10.29%) Security Patching
9 14 (10.29%) Wealth Management
10 13 (9.56%) B2B
10 13 (9.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.65%) SQL
2 13 (9.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (8.82%) Java
4 11 (8.09%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.15%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.21%) VBA
7 2 (1.47%) C
7 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.47%) VB
7 2 (1.47%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (37.50%) Degree
2 11 (8.09%) CISSP
3 10 (7.35%) CCNA
3 10 (7.35%) CCNP
3 10 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.88%) CSSLP
4 8 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.41%) CISM
5 6 (4.41%) MCSE
5 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.94%) MCP
6 4 (2.94%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.21%) CISA
7 3 (2.21%) MCSA
8 2 (1.47%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.74%) HNC
9 1 (0.74%) HND
9 1 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.44%) QA
2 10 (7.35%) SLA
3 6 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.74%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 14 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.68%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.21%) BitLocker
4 3 (2.21%) vSphere
5 2 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.74%) Firmware
6 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (7.35%) SCCM
2 7 (5.15%) Puppet
3 6 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.21%) SCOM
5 1 (0.74%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.74%) Ansible
5 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (19.85%) VMware
2 18 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (11.76%) Oracle
4 15 (11.03%) Cisco
4 15 (11.03%) SAP
5 12 (8.82%) ATG
5 12 (8.82%) hybris
5 12 (8.82%) Sitecore
6 11 (8.09%) F5
6 11 (8.09%) Riverbed
7 10 (7.35%) JDA
8 6 (4.41%) Atlassian
8 6 (4.41%) Remedy
8 6 (4.41%) Sun
9 5 (3.68%) Citrix
10 4 (2.94%) Infor
11 3 (2.21%) NetApp
11 3 (2.21%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.21%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.47%) BMC