Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 265 291 304
Rank change year-on-year +26 +13 -94
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 74 78 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.70% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.67% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 42
North West median annual salary £43,500 £38,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.47% -13.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,438 £28,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £52,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%

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 9,686 11,661 11,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.18% 91.99% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7,791 9,264 9,381
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,908 £27,000 £25,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +13 39 £45,000 +41.59% 6
Cheshire +16 20 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Merseyside +15 9 £38,500 - 2
Lancashire +11 5 £33,750 -32.50% 2
Cumbria +5 1 - -
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 26 (35.14%) Degree
2 19 (25.68%) Problem Management
3 17 (22.97%) Validation
4 16 (21.62%) Finance
5 14 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (17.57%) C
6 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (16.22%) SQL
7 12 (16.22%) Information Security
8 11 (14.86%) Linux
8 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (13.51%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.51%) ITIL
9 10 (13.51%) C#
9 10 (13.51%) Manufacturing
10 9 (12.16%) C++
10 9 (12.16%) Windows
10 9 (12.16%) ERP
10 9 (12.16%) Bluetooth
10 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.16%) Test Automation
11 8 (10.81%) Windows Server
11 8 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
11 8 (10.81%) VMware
11 8 (10.81%) Electronics
12 7 (9.46%) Firewall
12 7 (9.46%) MySQL
12 7 (9.46%) MongoDB

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 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (5.41%) SAP CO
1 4 (5.41%) SAP ERP
1 4 (5.41%) SAP FI
1 4 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (5.41%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.76%) GitHub
3 3 (4.05%) Office 365
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.35%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) Bluetooth
2 7 (9.46%) Firewall
3 5 (6.76%) RFID
4 4 (5.41%) DNS
4 4 (5.41%) GSM
4 4 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (5.41%) Wireless
4 4 (5.41%) Wireshark
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.05%) IPsec
5 3 (4.05%) LAN
5 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.05%) VPN
5 3 (4.05%) WAN
6 2 (2.70%) BGP
6 2 (2.70%) EIGRP
6 2 (2.70%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.70%) MPLS
6 2 (2.70%) SSL
6 2 (2.70%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
1 7 (9.46%) MySQL
1 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.35%) Power BI
4 1 (1.35%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.41%) LabVIEW
4 2 (2.70%) GitLab
General
1 16 (21.62%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Manufacturing
3 8 (10.81%) Electronics
4 4 (5.41%) Law
4 4 (5.41%) Marketing
5 3 (4.05%) Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Advertising
7 1 (1.35%) Legal
7 1 (1.35%) Retail
7 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (32.43%) Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Security Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) IT Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Information Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Developer
7 5 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) IT Support
7 5 (6.76%) ITIL Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) QML
2 5 (6.76%) Qt
3 4 (5.41%) SAP Fiori
3 4 (5.41%) SAPUI5
3 4 (5.41%) Web Services
4 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.70%) CSS
4 2 (2.70%) HTML
4 2 (2.70%) jQuery
4 2 (2.70%) JSON
4 2 (2.70%) Node.js
4 2 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.35%) Middleware
5 1 (1.35%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.76%) Life Science
2 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.76%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.41%) Smart Energy
4 2 (2.70%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.35%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.35%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.35%) PKI
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Linux
2 9 (12.16%) Windows
3 8 (10.81%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.76%) Android
5 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) Problem Management
2 17 (22.97%) Validation
3 14 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.22%) Information Security
6 10 (13.51%) ITIL
6 10 (13.51%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.16%) ERP
7 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.16%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.46%) DevOps
9 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (8.11%) Coaching
10 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
10 6 (8.11%) Incident Management
10 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.76%) CAD
11 5 (6.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) C
2 12 (16.22%) SQL
3 10 (13.51%) C#
4 9 (12.16%) C++
5 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.76%) Embedded C
6 5 (6.76%) Java
7 4 (5.41%) VB
7 4 (5.41%) VBA
8 2 (2.70%) Python
9 1 (1.35%) Go
9 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (35.14%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) CISA
2 5 (6.76%) CISM
2 5 (6.76%) CISSP
2 5 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.05%) CRISC
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.70%) CCNA
4 2 (2.70%) CCNP
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (1.35%) CEH
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.35%) MCDST
5 1 (1.35%) MCITP
5 1 (1.35%) MCP
5 1 (1.35%) OSCP
5 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 5 (6.76%) ISO 13485
3 4 (5.41%) SLA
4 2 (2.70%) COBIT
4 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.41%) Firmware
3 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.70%) Docker
4 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.76%) Puppet
2 2 (2.70%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
1 8 (10.81%) VMware
2 7 (9.46%) Atlassian
3 6 (8.11%) Remedy
4 4 (5.41%) BMC
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco
4 4 (5.41%) SAP
5 2 (2.70%) F5
5 2 (2.70%) Riverbed
5 2 (2.70%) Splunk
5 2 (2.70%) Symantec
6 1 (1.35%) Apple
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) NetApp
6 1 (1.35%) Progress
6 1 (1.35%) Veeam