Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 323 313 248
Rank change year-on-year -10 -65 +14
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 254 267 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.80% 0.85% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.97% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 187 191 473
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £64,700 £71,250 £61,000
England 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 27,687 27,460 35,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.64% 87.18% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22,867 22,481 29,965
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in the South East

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Root Cause Analysis in the South East

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the South East

Root Cause Analysis
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley +7 119 £50,000 +5.26% 21
Hampshire -7 80 £33,000 -12.00% 5
Berkshire +39 60 £48,500 -3.00% 7
Oxfordshire -35 36 £63,000 +93.85% 6
Surrey -26 27 £48,750 -13.72% 3
Buckinghamshire -3 23 £50,000 -6.98% 8
West Sussex -2 14 £47,500 -3.06% 3
East Sussex -15 8 £36,750 +22.50%
Kent +19 5 £45,000 +63.64% 1
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 87 (34.25%) Windows
2 71 (27.95%) ITIL
3 54 (21.26%) Linux
4 52 (20.47%) SQL
4 52 (20.47%) Active Directory
5 50 (19.69%) Cisco
6 49 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (18.90%) Microsoft
8 45 (17.72%) Degree
9 38 (14.96%) Python
10 35 (13.78%) Test Automation
11 34 (13.39%) Firewall
11 34 (13.39%) DNS
12 33 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
13 32 (12.60%) Java
14 31 (12.20%) Change Management
15 30 (11.81%) QA
16 29 (11.42%) Incident Management
16 29 (11.42%) Juniper
17 28 (11.02%) Cisco Certification
17 28 (11.02%) Finance
17 28 (11.02%) Problem Management
18 27 (10.63%) Continuous Improvement
18 27 (10.63%) Process Improvement
19 26 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
20 25 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
20 25 (9.84%) Web Services
20 25 (9.84%) F5
21 24 (9.45%) SaaS
21 24 (9.45%) Disaster Recovery

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.72%) Apache
2 8 (3.15%) Apache ServiceMix
2 8 (3.15%) Confluence
3 6 (2.36%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.57%) JBoss
4 4 (1.57%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.39%) CMS
7 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.39%) IIS
7 1 (0.39%) Site Server
7 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.18%) Maximo
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.79%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.79%) SAP EHS
3 2 (0.79%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.79%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.79%) SAP PLM
3 2 (0.79%) SAP PM
3 2 (0.79%) SAP VC
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.39%) TrackWise
4 1 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (9.45%) SaaS
3 21 (8.27%) Office 365
4 18 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (3.94%) IaaS
6 7 (2.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.18%) Akamai
7 3 (1.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.39%) GitHub
8 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.39%) DNS
1 34 (13.39%) Firewall
2 21 (8.27%) Internet
2 21 (8.27%) TCP/IP
2 21 (8.27%) WAN
3 19 (7.48%) Wireless
4 18 (7.09%) SAN
5 17 (6.69%) VPN
6 16 (6.30%) DHCP
6 16 (6.30%) iSCSI
6 16 (6.30%) MPLS
7 13 (5.12%) Network Security
8 12 (4.72%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (4.72%) HTTP
8 12 (4.72%) LAN
9 11 (4.33%) NAS
10 10 (3.94%) FTP
10 10 (3.94%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (3.94%) SSH
11 8 (3.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (3.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.54%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.36%) Data Mining
3 6 (2.36%) MySQL
3 6 (2.36%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.97%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.18%) GIS
6 3 (1.18%) Redis
7 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (6.69%) SoapUI
2 14 (5.51%) Selenium
3 11 (4.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.54%) JUnit
5 8 (3.15%) JIRA
5 8 (3.15%) Maven
6 7 (2.76%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.36%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.39%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.39%) MSTest
9 1 (0.39%) NuGet
9 1 (0.39%) NUnit
9 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.39%) Subversion
9 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (11.02%) Finance
2 19 (7.48%) Retail
3 14 (5.51%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.15%) Banking
4 8 (3.15%) Marketing
5 7 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.97%) Back Office
7 4 (1.57%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.18%) Electronics
8 3 (1.18%) Law
9 2 (0.79%) Advertising
9 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.79%) Automotive
9 2 (0.79%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (21.26%) Analyst
2 36 (14.17%) Support Engineer
3 26 (10.24%) Test Engineer
4 18 (7.09%) Network Engineer
5 17 (6.69%) Senior Analyst
6 16 (6.30%) Software Test Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Test Analyst
7 14 (5.51%) Automation Test Analyst
7 14 (5.51%) QA Analyst
7 14 (5.51%) QA Test Analyst
7 14 (5.51%) Security Specialist
7 14 (5.51%) Service Analyst
7 14 (5.51%) Service Manager
8 13 (5.12%) QA Automation Analyst
8 13 (5.12%) Support Analyst
9 12 (4.72%) 1st Line Engineer
9 12 (4.72%) 1st Line Support
9 12 (4.72%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 12 (4.72%) Administrator
9 12 (4.72%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.84%) Web Services
2 11 (4.33%) SOAP
3 10 (3.94%) CSS
3 10 (3.94%) HTML
3 10 (3.94%) XML
4 9 (3.54%) DHTML
4 9 (3.54%) Hibernate
4 9 (3.54%) JSF
4 9 (3.54%) JSP
4 9 (3.54%) Spring
4 9 (3.54%) Struts
4 9 (3.54%) Struts2
5 8 (3.15%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (3.15%) J2EE
5 8 (3.15%) XML Schema
6 6 (2.36%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.97%) POSIX
8 3 (1.18%) .NET
8 3 (1.18%) Middleware
8 3 (1.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.91%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.51%) Security Operations Centre
4 13 (5.12%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.33%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.94%) User Experience
7 9 (3.54%) EPoS
7 9 (3.54%) Smartphone
8 8 (3.15%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (2.76%) CMDB
10 6 (2.36%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.18%) Contactless
11 3 (1.18%) Cybercrime
11 3 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (1.18%) EMV
11 3 (1.18%) Replication
11 3 (1.18%) Wiki
12 2 (0.79%) IVR
12 2 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 87 (34.25%) Windows
2 54 (21.26%) Linux
3 26 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (8.27%) Windows 7
4 21 (8.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (7.48%) Windows Server
6 14 (5.51%) Windows 10
7 13 (5.12%) Windows 8
8 8 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.76%) CentOS
9 7 (2.76%) Unix
10 3 (1.18%) Solaris
11 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) Android
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (27.95%) ITIL
2 49 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (13.78%) Test Automation
4 31 (12.20%) Change Management
5 29 (11.42%) Incident Management
6 28 (11.02%) Problem Management
7 27 (10.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (10.63%) Process Improvement
8 24 (9.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 22 (8.66%) Open Source
10 21 (8.27%) Cybersecurity
10 21 (8.27%) DevOps
11 20 (7.87%) Coaching
11 20 (7.87%) Mentoring
12 19 (7.48%) TDD
13 18 (7.09%) Service Management
13 18 (7.09%) Time Management
14 17 (6.69%) BDD
14 17 (6.69%) Quality Management
14 17 (6.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (20.47%) SQL
2 38 (14.96%) Python
3 32 (12.60%) Java
4 22 (8.66%) JavaScript
5 20 (7.87%) PowerShell
6 16 (6.30%) Bash Shell
7 12 (4.72%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.76%) Ruby
9 6 (2.36%) C
10 5 (1.97%) Perl
11 4 (1.57%) PHP
12 2 (0.79%) ABAP
12 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.39%) C#
13 1 (0.39%) C++
13 1 (0.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.39%) Korn
13 1 (0.39%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (17.72%) Degree
2 28 (11.02%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (8.27%) CCNP
4 15 (5.91%) Security Cleared
5 11 (4.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (3.54%) CCNA
6 9 (3.54%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.36%) CCA
8 6 (2.36%) CCIE
8 6 (2.36%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (1.97%) CISA
10 4 (1.57%) CCDP
10 4 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.57%) JNCIS
10 4 (1.57%) MCITP
10 4 (1.57%) MCSA
10 4 (1.57%) MCTS
10 4 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.81%) QA
2 21 (8.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (7.87%) SLA
4 10 (3.94%) SSAE 16
5 8 (3.15%) Data Quality
6 7 (2.76%) COBIT
7 3 (1.18%) GDPR
7 3 (1.18%) PSD2
8 2 (0.79%) GxP
8 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.79%) PMO
8 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.39%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.39%) P3O
System Software
1 52 (20.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.94%) NFS
4 9 (3.54%) vSphere
5 7 (2.76%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.36%) XenApp
6 6 (2.36%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.36%) XenServer
7 5 (1.97%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.18%) Docker
8 3 (1.18%) vCloud
9 2 (0.79%) Firmware
9 2 (0.79%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.39%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 17 (6.69%) SCCM
2 8 (3.15%) SCOM
3 6 (2.36%) EdgeSight
3 6 (2.36%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (1.57%) Kibana
4 4 (1.57%) logstash
5 3 (1.18%) Grafana
5 3 (1.18%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.18%) Prometheus
5 3 (1.18%) Puppet
6 2 (0.79%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.79%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.39%) Ansible
7 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.39%) SELinux
Vendors
1 50 (19.69%) Cisco
2 48 (18.90%) Microsoft
3 29 (11.42%) Juniper
4 25 (9.84%) F5
5 18 (7.09%) Sophos
5 18 (7.09%) VMware
6 17 (6.69%) Oracle
7 16 (6.30%) CheckPoint
8 13 (5.12%) Citrix
9 12 (4.72%) SAP
10 9 (3.54%) Ivanti
10 9 (3.54%) Palo Alto
10 9 (3.54%) Red Hat
11 8 (3.15%) Blue Coat
11 8 (3.15%) Google
12 7 (2.76%) Avaya
12 7 (2.76%) Talend
13 4 (1.57%) Aerohive Networks
13 4 (1.57%) CyberArk
13 4 (1.57%) ServiceNow