Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 148 173 172
Rank change year-on-year +25 -1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 66 57 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.37% 1.06% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.12% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 43
Scotland median annual salary £57,124 £29,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +93.64% -48.70% +39.39%
10th Percentile £33,500 £26,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £62,125 £65,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,491 5,068 5,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.54% 94.18% 92.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,701 3,319 3,269
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -0.28%
10th Percentile £29,565 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in Scotland

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Root Cause Analysis in Scotland

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Scotland

Root Cause Analysis
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Edinburgh +24 48 £57,124 +93.64% 2
Glasgow +16 12 £41,250 +39.83% 1
Fife - 3 - -
West Lothian +6 2 - - 1
Root Cause Analysis
UK

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

1 45 (68.18%) Risk Management
1 45 (68.18%) Mentoring
2 44 (66.67%) SDLC
2 44 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 43 (65.15%) Decision-Making
4 41 (62.12%) Proactive Management
4 41 (62.12%) Service Management
4 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (39.39%) SQL
5 26 (39.39%) Customer-Centricity
5 26 (39.39%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 23 (34.85%) Finance
7 19 (28.79%) Firewall
8 17 (25.76%) IBM HTTP Server
8 17 (25.76%) IBM
8 17 (25.76%) HTTP
9 16 (24.24%) Windows
9 16 (24.24%) Banking
10 15 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (22.73%) DevOps
11 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (19.70%) Windows Server
11 13 (19.70%) IIS
11 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
12 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
13 11 (16.67%) Oracle
13 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 11 (16.67%) DNS
14 10 (15.15%) DHCP

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 17 (25.76%) IBM HTTP Server
2 13 (19.70%) IIS
3 9 (13.64%) Confluence
4 6 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 5 (7.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
7 3 (4.55%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (1.52%) JBoss
8 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.55%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) Firewall
2 17 (25.76%) HTTP
3 11 (16.67%) DNS
3 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 10 (15.15%) DHCP
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.03%) FWSM
5 2 (3.03%) IPsec
5 2 (3.03%) LAN
5 2 (3.03%) Network Security
5 2 (3.03%) VoIP
5 2 (3.03%) VPN
5 2 (3.03%) Wireless
6 1 (1.52%) Skype
6 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) MySQL
2 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.55%) Essbase
4 3 (4.55%) QlikView
5 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) IBM UrbanCode
1 9 (13.64%) JIRA
2 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.58%) Subversion
3 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.55%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Billing
3 3 (4.55%) General Ledger
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Local Government
4 1 (1.52%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (12.12%) Wintel Engineer
2 6 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) DBA
3 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) WebSphere Engineer
4 3 (4.55%) Administrator
4 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.03%) Graduate
5 2 (3.03%) Network Engineer
5 2 (3.03%) Operations Manager
5 2 (3.03%) Senior Manager
5 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (1.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (1.52%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (1.52%) Applications Support
6 1 (1.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (1.52%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (1.52%) Service Operations Manager
6 1 (1.52%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) HTML
1 8 (12.12%) JMS
1 8 (12.12%) XML
2 5 (7.58%) CSS
2 5 (7.58%) J2EE
2 5 (7.58%) JDBC
3 3 (4.55%) Ajax
3 3 (4.55%) Ext JS
3 3 (4.55%) JSP
4 2 (3.03%) .NET
4 2 (3.03%) CSS3
4 2 (3.03%) EJB
4 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.03%) HTML5
4 2 (3.03%) Servlets
4 2 (3.03%) Spring
5 1 (1.52%) jQuery
5 1 (1.52%) SOAP
5 1 (1.52%) Web Services
5 1 (1.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Windows
2 13 (19.70%) Windows Server
2 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (10.61%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) Mentoring
1 45 (68.18%) Risk Management
2 44 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 44 (66.67%) SDLC
3 43 (65.15%) Decision-Making
4 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (62.12%) Proactive Management
4 41 (62.12%) Service Management
5 26 (39.39%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 26 (39.39%) Customer-Centricity
6 15 (22.73%) DevOps
6 15 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (13.64%) ITIL
8 8 (12.12%) Analytics
9 5 (7.58%) Capacity Management
9 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.58%) Product Management
9 5 (7.58%) Validation
10 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (39.39%) SQL
2 6 (9.09%) Java
2 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.06%) C#
4 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) CCNA
2 2 (3.03%) CCNP
2 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.52%) CEH
3 1 (1.52%) CISA
3 1 (1.52%) CISM
3 1 (1.52%) CISSP
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.15%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 1 (1.52%) Firmware
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.52%) QRadar
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) IBM
2 11 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) Anaplan
4 3 (4.55%) AppDynamics
4 3 (4.55%) Cognos
4 3 (4.55%) HP
4 3 (4.55%) Hyperion
4 3 (4.55%) JD Edwards
4 3 (4.55%) New Relic
4 3 (4.55%) Splunk
5 2 (3.03%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco
5 2 (3.03%) Fortinet
5 2 (3.03%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) F5
6 1 (1.52%) Informatica
6 1 (1.52%) Nimsoft
6 1 (1.52%) VMware