Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 170 144
Rank change year-on-year -25 -26 +53
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 40 30 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.70% 0.65% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.71% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 48
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +9.21% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,550 £30,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,250 £56,425
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 5,213 4,238 5,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.44% 91.53% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,455 2,685 3,489
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.83% +1.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,100 £28,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,900 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 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
Glasgow -23 19 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Edinburgh -23 13 £36,000 -33.02% 2
West Lothian - 1 - - 1
Root Cause Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 16 (40.00%) ITIL
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco
2 15 (37.50%) Linux
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 13 (32.50%) Unix
4 13 (32.50%) Windows
4 13 (32.50%) Firewall
4 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.00%) MPLS
5 12 (30.00%) Finance
5 12 (30.00%) LAN
5 12 (30.00%) WAN
5 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (30.00%) VPN
5 12 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 12 (30.00%) Network Security
5 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (27.50%) CCIE
6 11 (27.50%) Oracle
6 11 (27.50%) Asset Management
7 10 (25.00%) Change Management
8 9 (22.50%) Service Management
8 9 (22.50%) Wireless
8 9 (22.50%) DHCP
8 9 (22.50%) SolarWinds
8 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
8 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
9 8 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 8 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server

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 7 (17.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (12.50%) Apache
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Firewall
2 12 (30.00%) LAN
2 12 (30.00%) MPLS
2 12 (30.00%) Network Security
2 12 (30.00%) VPN
2 12 (30.00%) WAN
3 9 (22.50%) DHCP
3 9 (22.50%) Wireless
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco IPT
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (17.50%) IP Telephony
4 7 (17.50%) SSL
5 5 (12.50%) ATM
5 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 5 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (12.50%) HSRP
6 4 (10.00%) DNS
6 4 (10.00%) Internet
6 4 (10.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Applications Support
2 11 (27.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Support Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Network Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Applications Support
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) .NET
1 7 (17.50%) XML
2 6 (15.00%) Web Services
3 4 (10.00%) Middleware
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.00%) EDI
4 2 (5.00%) EDIFACT
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Blackberry
3 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.50%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Unix
2 13 (32.50%) Windows
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.50%) Ubuntu
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) ITIL
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Asset Management
4 10 (25.00%) Change Management
5 9 (22.50%) Service Management
6 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (17.50%) Network Design
7 7 (17.50%) Network Segmentation
7 7 (17.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (17.50%) Scrum
7 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
7 7 (17.50%) Trend Analysis
7 7 (17.50%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (15.00%) Business Continuity
8 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
9 5 (12.50%) Information Security
9 5 (12.50%) Investment Management
9 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (17.50%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) C
5 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.50%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) ActionScript
7 2 (5.00%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (5.00%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (5.00%) C#
7 2 (5.00%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.50%) Perl
8 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (27.50%) CCIE
3 7 (17.50%) CISSP
4 5 (12.50%) CCNP
5 4 (10.00%) MCSE
5 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) GCIH
6 1 (2.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (10.00%) XenApp
1 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Ansible
1 7 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
2 5 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (10.00%) SCCM
3 4 (10.00%) SCOM
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (2.50%) CSIRT
4 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco
2 12 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (27.50%) Oracle
4 9 (22.50%) SolarWinds
5 7 (17.50%) Charles River
5 7 (17.50%) CyberArk
5 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
5 7 (17.50%) Varonis
6 5 (12.50%) Brocade
6 5 (12.50%) Citrix
6 5 (12.50%) Dell
6 5 (12.50%) F5
6 5 (12.50%) McAfee
6 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 5 (12.50%) Riverbed
6 5 (12.50%) VMware
7 4 (10.00%) AppDynamics
7 4 (10.00%) Google
7 4 (10.00%) TIBCO
8 2 (5.00%) Fortinet