Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 259 296
Rank change year-on-year +1 +37 -76
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 102 103 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.87% 0.80% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.88% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 67 75 50
North West median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £31,875 £30,000 £30,925
90th Percentile £58,750 £48,250 £55,000
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 10,709 11,722 11,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.91% 90.94% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8,576 9,314 9,231
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £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 23 October 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 23 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
Manchester +15 50 £38,000 -5.00% 13
Cheshire +5 37 £50,000 +24.22% 4
Merseyside +13 8 £39,000 +1.30%
Lancashire +14 5 £33,750 -41.30% 3
Cumbria - 2 £40,000 -
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

1 43 (42.16%) Finance
2 32 (31.37%) Problem Management
3 31 (30.39%) Degree
4 24 (23.53%) SQL
5 23 (22.55%) DevOps
6 21 (20.59%) Windows
6 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (18.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (17.65%) Asset Management
8 18 (17.65%) VMware
8 18 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 17 (16.67%) QA
9 17 (16.67%) Linux
10 16 (15.69%) Windows Server
10 16 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 15 (14.71%) Mentoring
11 15 (14.71%) SAP
12 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
13 13 (12.75%) Oracle
13 13 (12.75%) Coaching
13 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
14 12 (11.76%) MongoDB
14 12 (11.76%) User Experience
14 12 (11.76%) MySQL
14 12 (11.76%) B2B
14 12 (11.76%) CMS
14 12 (11.76%) Content Management
14 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering

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 (11.76%) CMS
2 11 (10.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.98%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (10.78%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (3.92%) Infor SunSystems
2 4 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (2.94%) Maximo
4 2 (1.96%) SAP EHS
5 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.98%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.98%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.98%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.98%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.82%) GitHub
3 6 (5.88%) Office 365
4 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.96%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (8.82%) Firewall
3 8 (7.84%) Wireshark
4 6 (5.88%) BGP
4 6 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (5.88%) DNS
4 6 (5.88%) EIGRP
4 6 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 6 (5.88%) IPsec
4 6 (5.88%) LAN
4 6 (5.88%) MPLS
4 6 (5.88%) NX-OS
4 6 (5.88%) OSPF
4 6 (5.88%) SSL
4 6 (5.88%) TACACS
4 6 (5.88%) VPN
4 6 (5.88%) WAN
4 6 (5.88%) Wireless
5 2 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 12 (11.76%) MySQL
2 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.98%) DB2
5 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.98%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.96%) GitLab
4 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.98%) Selenium
4 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (42.16%) Finance
2 12 (11.76%) Marketing
3 11 (10.78%) Banking
4 9 (8.82%) Investment Banking
5 8 (7.84%) Retail
6 5 (4.90%) Law
7 4 (3.92%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.94%) Legal
8 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.96%) Advertising
9 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.98%) Back Office
10 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.98%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (23.53%) Analyst
2 16 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.78%) Delivery Manager
4 11 (10.78%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 11 (10.78%) Technical Manager
5 10 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.80%) Infrastructure Support
5 10 (9.80%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce Manager
6 7 (6.86%) IT Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 6 (5.88%) Network Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.78%) OLE
2 8 (7.84%) .NET
3 2 (1.96%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.96%) Apache Flex
3 2 (1.96%) Middleware
3 2 (1.96%) Node.js
3 2 (1.96%) Web Services
4 1 (0.98%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.98%) QML
4 1 (0.98%) Qt
4 1 (0.98%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.98%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.98%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.76%) User Experience
3 11 (10.78%) Virtual Team
4 9 (8.82%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.92%) Smart Energy
6 4 (3.92%) Smart Meter
7 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.98%) AS400
8 1 (0.98%) Fintech
8 1 (0.98%) IBM Storwize
8 1 (0.98%) iSeries
8 1 (0.98%) Life Science
8 1 (0.98%) Replication
8 1 (0.98%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.59%) Windows
2 17 (16.67%) Linux
3 16 (15.69%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.96%) CentOS
8 2 (1.96%) Solaris
8 2 (1.96%) Unix
8 2 (1.96%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) Problem Management
2 23 (22.55%) DevOps
3 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (17.65%) Asset Management
5 18 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 16 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 16 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (14.71%) Mentoring
8 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
9 13 (12.75%) Coaching
10 12 (11.76%) B2B
10 12 (11.76%) Content Management
10 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 11 (10.78%) B2C
11 11 (10.78%) Business Development
11 11 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (10.78%) Information Security
11 11 (10.78%) ITIL
11 11 (10.78%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.53%) SQL
2 12 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 10 (9.80%) Bash Shell
3 10 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.90%) Java
5 4 (3.92%) C#
5 4 (3.92%) VBA
6 3 (2.94%) Python
7 2 (1.96%) VB
7 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.98%) C
8 1 (0.98%) C++
8 1 (0.98%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.98%) Go
8 1 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (30.39%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) CCNA
2 6 (5.88%) CCNP
2 6 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.90%) CISSP
3 5 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.94%) CISA
4 3 (2.94%) CISM
4 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.96%) CSSLP
5 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.98%) HNC
6 1 (0.98%) HND
6 1 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.67%) QA
2 5 (4.90%) SLA
3 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.98%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.98%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 12 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.96%) Docker
3 2 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.98%) Firmware
4 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (9.80%) Puppet
2 9 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.86%) SCCM
4 2 (1.96%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.98%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.98%) Ansible
5 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (17.65%) VMware
2 15 (14.71%) SAP
3 13 (12.75%) Oracle
4 11 (10.78%) ATG
4 11 (10.78%) Atlassian
4 11 (10.78%) hybris
4 11 (10.78%) Sitecore
5 10 (9.80%) Cisco
6 8 (7.84%) Remedy
7 6 (5.88%) F5
7 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.88%) Riverbed
7 6 (5.88%) Sun
8 4 (3.92%) BMC
8 4 (3.92%) Infor
9 3 (2.94%) NetApp
9 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.96%) EMC
10 2 (1.96%) Splunk
10 2 (1.96%) Symantec