Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Root Cause Analysis
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 288 196
Rank change year-on-year +13 -92 +99
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 99 70 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.75% 0.56% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.62% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 68 50 118
North West median annual salary £38,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £29,835 £30,925 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,875 £55,750 £51,250
England 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 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 11909 11223 11591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.90% 89.76% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9463 9353 9582
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Cheshire -3 43 £38,000 -30.91%
Manchester -15 40 £37,000 -5.13%
Merseyside +13 11 £38,500 -0.65% 1
Lancashire +7 3 - - 1
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 35 (35.35%) Windows
2 33 (33.33%) ITIL
3 26 (26.26%) Finance
4 25 (25.25%) Degree
5 24 (24.24%) Problem Management
6 22 (22.22%) VMware
7 21 (21.21%) SQL
7 21 (21.21%) Cisco
7 21 (21.21%) Analytics
8 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (20.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (20.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (20.20%) Information Security
9 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (18.18%) CISM
9 18 (18.18%) CISSP
9 18 (18.18%) Data Analytics
9 18 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
10 17 (17.17%) Windows Server
10 17 (17.17%) Active Directory
10 17 (17.17%) Risk Management
10 17 (17.17%) CISA
11 16 (16.16%) Legal
11 16 (16.16%) Project Management
11 16 (16.16%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 15 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (15.15%) Data Security
12 15 (15.15%) SQL Server

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 11 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.03%) Apache
4 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.01%) CMS
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
5 1 (1.01%) JBoss
5 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.01%) SAP CAR
2 1 (1.01%) SAP POS DM
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Office 365
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) IaaS
2 3 (3.03%) PaaS
2 3 (3.03%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) GitHub
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.11%) DNS
2 10 (10.10%) WAN
3 9 (9.09%) LAN
4 8 (8.08%) VoIP
4 8 (8.08%) Wireless
5 7 (7.07%) BGP
5 7 (7.07%) DHCP
5 7 (7.07%) Firewall
5 7 (7.07%) MPLS
5 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.07%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (6.06%) NAS
6 6 (6.06%) SAN
7 5 (5.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (5.05%) Ethernet
7 5 (5.05%) VPN
8 4 (4.04%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.04%) IPsec
8 4 (4.04%) OSPF
9 3 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.06%) DB2
2 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.03%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.01%) GIS
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.01%) QlikView
5 1 (1.01%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.01%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.01%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.01%) MSI
2 1 (1.01%) NuGet
2 1 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (26.26%) Finance
2 16 (16.16%) Legal
3 11 (11.11%) Banking
4 7 (7.07%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.06%) Back Office
6 5 (5.05%) Law
7 3 (3.03%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.03%) Military
8 2 (2.02%) Electronics
9 1 (1.01%) German Language
9 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.01%) Retail
9 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Analyst
2 18 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (17.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) Network Engineer
5 10 (10.10%) Information Analyst
5 10 (10.10%) Information Security Analyst
5 10 (10.10%) Security Analyst
5 10 (10.10%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) IT Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Architect
7 7 (7.07%) SAP Architect
7 7 (7.07%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.06%) IT Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) SAP Technical Architect
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.06%) SAP Basis
2 5 (5.05%) Web Services
3 4 (4.04%) Middleware
4 1 (1.01%) .NET
4 1 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.10%) Virtual Team
3 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.06%) Replication
4 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.05%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.03%) Clustering
6 2 (2.02%) iPad
6 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.01%) CMDB
7 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.01%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.35%) Windows
2 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (17.17%) Windows Server
4 15 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (14.14%) Linux
6 7 (7.07%) Unix
7 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.04%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.02%) CentOS
9 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.33%) ITIL
2 24 (24.24%) Problem Management
3 21 (21.21%) Analytics
4 20 (20.20%) Information Security
4 20 (20.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (18.18%) Data Analytics
5 18 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
6 17 (17.17%) Risk Management
7 16 (16.16%) Project Management
7 16 (16.16%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 15 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (15.15%) Data Security
9 12 (12.12%) Change Control
9 12 (12.12%) Service Delivery
9 12 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (11.11%) IT Audit
11 10 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (10.10%) Service Management
12 9 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.21%) SQL
2 11 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.03%) Python
4 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.02%) Perl
5 2 (2.02%) R
6 1 (1.01%) ABAP
6 1 (1.01%) Java
6 1 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (25.25%) Degree
2 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (18.18%) CISM
3 18 (18.18%) CISSP
4 17 (17.17%) CISA
5 14 (14.14%) CCNP
6 11 (11.11%) CCNA
7 8 (8.08%) CRISC
8 4 (4.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.03%) MCSE
9 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.01%) CCENT
10 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.01%) MCP
10 1 (1.01%) MCSA
10 1 (1.01%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.06%) SLA
3 5 (5.05%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.02%) COBIT
5 2 (2.02%) COSO
5 2 (2.02%) PMO
6 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (17.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.05%) XenApp
4 4 (4.04%) vSphere
5 3 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (3.03%) Ansible
2 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.03%) Puppet
2 3 (3.03%) SCCM
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (22.22%) VMware
2 21 (21.21%) Cisco
3 14 (14.14%) Oracle
4 12 (12.12%) Citrix
4 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.07%) SAP
6 5 (5.05%) F5
6 5 (5.05%) HP
6 5 (5.05%) Juniper
6 5 (5.05%) Veeam
7 4 (4.04%) 3Com
7 4 (4.04%) EMC
7 4 (4.04%) Meraki
8 3 (3.03%) Tableau
8 3 (3.03%) Xerox
9 2 (2.02%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.02%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.02%) Ruckus Wireless
9 2 (2.02%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow