Period
to 21 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
England > South East
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 309 309 261
Rank change year-on-year 0 -48 -10
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 269 259 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.85% 0.86% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.98% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 198 204 421
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.68% +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 28,187 26,355 34,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.95% 87.82% 88.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23,293 21,692 29,042
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 April 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 April 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 +7 120 £50,000 +5.26% 17
Berkshire +25 67 £47,500 +5.56% 7
Hampshire -11 66 £33,000 -5.71% 5
Surrey -8 53 £57,500 - 8
Oxfordshire -10 35 £63,000 +80.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -13 18 £48,500 -3.96% 7
West Sussex -12 15 £47,500 -5.00% 1
East Sussex -3 13 £39,375 - 2
Kent +10 2 £38,750 -29.55%
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 89 (33.09%) Windows
2 72 (26.77%) ITIL
3 62 (23.05%) SQL
3 62 (23.05%) Active Directory
4 53 (19.70%) Microsoft
4 53 (19.70%) Linux
5 51 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (15.99%) Change Management
7 42 (15.61%) Cisco
8 41 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
9 40 (14.87%) DNS
10 39 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
11 37 (13.75%) Test Automation
12 36 (13.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 34 (12.64%) Firewall
14 33 (12.27%) QA
15 32 (11.90%) Incident Management
15 32 (11.90%) Web Services
15 32 (11.90%) Mentoring
16 31 (11.52%) Internet
16 31 (11.52%) Finance
16 31 (11.52%) Problem Management
17 30 (11.15%) Time Management
17 30 (11.15%) VMware
17 30 (11.15%) Java
17 30 (11.15%) Python
18 29 (10.78%) Microsoft Office
18 29 (10.78%) Degree
19 28 (10.41%) Disaster Recovery
19 28 (10.41%) Windows Server

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 13 (4.83%) Apache
1 13 (4.83%) Confluence
2 11 (4.09%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.35%) Apache ServiceMix
4 6 (2.23%) JBoss
5 4 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.74%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.74%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.37%) Site Server
Applications
1 29 (10.78%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.72%) SAP EHS
1 10 (3.72%) SAP PLM
1 10 (3.72%) SAP VC
2 5 (1.86%) SAP HCM
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.12%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.74%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.37%) Maximo
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.37%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.37%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 41 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.55%) Office 365
3 20 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.46%) SaaS
5 5 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.86%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (1.49%) PaaS
7 3 (1.12%) Akamai
8 2 (0.74%) IaaS
9 1 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.37%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 40 (14.87%) DNS
2 34 (12.64%) Firewall
3 31 (11.52%) Internet
4 25 (9.29%) DHCP
5 22 (8.18%) SAN
5 22 (8.18%) TCP/IP
5 22 (8.18%) Wireless
6 21 (7.81%) iSCSI
7 20 (7.43%) WAN
8 12 (4.46%) HTTP
8 12 (4.46%) MPLS
8 12 (4.46%) NetScaler
9 11 (4.09%) NAS
9 11 (4.09%) Network Security
10 10 (3.72%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (3.72%) FTP
10 10 (3.72%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (3.72%) SSH
11 9 (3.35%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (3.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (3.72%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.35%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.97%) MySQL
6 6 (2.23%) Data Mining
6 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.86%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.86%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.49%) GIS
8 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.12%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 22 (8.18%) SoapUI
2 15 (5.58%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.20%) JIRA
4 13 (4.83%) JUnit
4 13 (4.83%) Selenium
5 7 (2.60%) Maven
6 6 (2.23%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.23%) HP UFT
7 5 (1.86%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.37%) JMeter
9 1 (0.37%) MSTest
9 1 (0.37%) NUnit
9 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.37%) Subversion
9 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (11.52%) Finance
2 22 (8.18%) Manufacturing
3 18 (6.69%) Retail
4 10 (3.72%) Aerospace
4 10 (3.72%) Automotive
5 9 (3.35%) Back Office
5 9 (3.35%) Banking
6 8 (2.97%) Marketing
7 5 (1.86%) Law
7 5 (1.86%) Legal
8 4 (1.49%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.12%) Electronics
10 2 (0.74%) Advertising
11 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (25.65%) Analyst
2 25 (9.29%) Support Engineer
3 24 (8.92%) Test Engineer
4 21 (7.81%) Test Analyst
5 20 (7.43%) Senior Analyst
6 19 (7.06%) Consultant
7 18 (6.69%) Automation Test Analyst
7 18 (6.69%) Support Analyst
8 17 (6.32%) Administrator
8 17 (6.32%) SAP Consultant
9 16 (5.95%) Software Test Engineer
10 15 (5.58%) Developer
11 14 (5.20%) Service Analyst
12 13 (4.83%) QA Analyst
12 13 (4.83%) Security Specialist
13 12 (4.46%) DBA
13 12 (4.46%) IT Support
13 12 (4.46%) Python Engineer
13 12 (4.46%) QA Test Analyst
14 11 (4.09%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.90%) Web Services
2 16 (5.95%) SOAP
3 13 (4.83%) HTML
4 12 (4.46%) CSS
4 12 (4.46%) XML
5 11 (4.09%) DHTML
5 11 (4.09%) Hibernate
5 11 (4.09%) JSF
5 11 (4.09%) JSP
5 11 (4.09%) Spring
5 11 (4.09%) Struts
5 11 (4.09%) Struts2
6 10 (3.72%) J2EE
7 9 (3.35%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (3.35%) XML Schema
8 8 (2.97%) .NET
9 5 (1.86%) POSIX
10 4 (1.49%) J2SE
10 4 (1.49%) Middleware
10 4 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.81%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (7.43%) Management Information System
4 16 (5.95%) Data Centre
5 12 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.46%) Security Operations Centre
6 10 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.72%) Smartphone
7 9 (3.35%) EPoS
8 5 (1.86%) Fintech
8 5 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.49%) Contactless
9 4 (1.49%) Cybercrime
9 4 (1.49%) EMV
9 4 (1.49%) User Experience
10 3 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.12%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.74%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 89 (33.09%) Windows
2 53 (19.70%) Linux
3 28 (10.41%) Windows Server
4 25 (9.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (7.43%) Windows 7
7 12 (4.46%) Windows 10
8 10 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.35%) Windows 8
10 7 (2.60%) Unix
11 6 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.86%) CentOS
12 5 (1.86%) Solaris
12 5 (1.86%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.37%) AIX
14 1 (0.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (26.77%) ITIL
2 51 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (15.99%) Change Management
4 39 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
5 37 (13.75%) Test Automation
6 36 (13.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 32 (11.90%) Incident Management
7 32 (11.90%) Mentoring
8 31 (11.52%) Problem Management
9 30 (11.15%) Time Management
10 28 (10.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 26 (9.67%) Process Improvement
12 21 (7.81%) Open Source
12 21 (7.81%) Service Management
13 20 (7.43%) Business Analysis
13 20 (7.43%) DevOps
13 20 (7.43%) Migration
13 20 (7.43%) TDD
14 19 (7.06%) Cybersecurity
15 18 (6.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (23.05%) SQL
2 30 (11.15%) Java
2 30 (11.15%) Python
3 17 (6.32%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.20%) Bash Shell
4 14 (5.20%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.72%) ABAP
5 10 (3.72%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.60%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.86%) Ruby
8 4 (1.49%) C
8 4 (1.49%) C#
9 3 (1.12%) Perl
9 3 (1.12%) PHP
10 1 (0.37%) C++
10 1 (0.37%) Korn
10 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.37%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (10.78%) Degree
2 24 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (7.06%) Security Cleared
4 15 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.83%) CCA
5 13 (4.83%) Citrix Certification
5 13 (4.83%) SC Cleared
6 10 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (3.35%) CCIE
7 9 (3.35%) CCNP
7 9 (3.35%) MCITP
7 9 (3.35%) MCSA
7 9 (3.35%) MCTS
8 8 (2.97%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 8 (2.97%) CCNA
9 7 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.23%) MCSE
11 5 (1.86%) CISA
12 4 (1.49%) HND
12 4 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.27%) QA
2 15 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.58%) SLA
3 12 (4.46%) Data Quality
4 9 (3.35%) SSAE 16
5 4 (1.49%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.49%) PSD2
6 3 (1.12%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.12%) PMO
7 1 (0.37%) GDPR
7 1 (0.37%) GxP
7 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.37%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.37%) P3O
7 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (23.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.58%) vSphere
3 13 (4.83%) Hyper-V
3 13 (4.83%) XenDesktop
4 12 (4.46%) XenServer
5 11 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (4.09%) XenApp
6 10 (3.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (3.72%) NFS
7 9 (3.35%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.86%) vCloud
9 3 (1.12%) Docker
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.74%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (7.81%) SCCM
2 12 (4.46%) SCOM
3 11 (4.09%) EdgeSight
4 7 (2.60%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.12%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.12%) Grafana
5 3 (1.12%) Kibana
5 3 (1.12%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.12%) logstash
5 3 (1.12%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.74%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.74%) Puppet
6 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.74%) SELinux
7 1 (0.37%) CASB
7 1 (0.37%) QRadar
Vendors
1 53 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 42 (15.61%) Cisco
3 30 (11.15%) VMware
4 24 (8.92%) SAP
5 22 (8.18%) Citrix
5 22 (8.18%) Oracle
6 17 (6.32%) Juniper
6 17 (6.32%) Sophos
7 16 (5.95%) F5
7 16 (5.95%) Ivanti
8 8 (2.97%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.60%) ServiceNow
10 6 (2.23%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.23%) Google
10 6 (2.23%) Talend
11 5 (1.86%) CyberArk
11 5 (1.86%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.49%) Apple
12 4 (1.49%) PayPal
12 4 (1.49%) Twitter