Root Cause Analysis Jobs

Root Cause Analysis
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Root Cause Analysis skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Root Cause Analysis over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 301 332 347
Rank change year-on-year +31 +15 +45
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 874 781 1,972
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.91% 0.94% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.99% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 419 501 876
10th Percentile £29,650 £32,500 £30,914
25th Percentile £37,300 £41,250 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05% -9.52%
75th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,056 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.69% +17.22% +5.88%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Root Cause Analysis falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78,736 79,119 171,093
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 82.22% 95.38% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 52,643 51,303 86,275
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £33,613
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £44,186
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,249 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.71% +0.42% +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +7.14%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Root Cause Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Root Cause Analysis.

Salary trend for Root Cause Analysis in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Root Cause Analysis over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Top 18 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +67 795 £50,000 -13.04% 203
UK excluding London -15 510 £45,000 -14.69% 192
Work from Home +79 387 £50,000 -16.67% 51
London +130 335 £66,250 +0.38% 29
North of England +24 137 £45,000 -14.29% 47
Midlands -13 129 £45,500 -15.35% 38
North West +11 92 £48,500 -8.49% 19
South East -34 77 £50,000 -2.44% 42
East Midlands +8 69 £50,000 +11.11% 15
West Midlands -37 60 £30,000 -45.45% 23
East of England +11 59 £50,500 +6.32% 26
South West +9 50 £50,000 -16.04% 29
Yorkshire +26 28 £45,000 -14.29% 20
Scotland -71 27 £42,202 -20.00% 9
North East -1 17 £45,000 +62.51% 12
Wales +29 16 £41,159 +44.42% 6
Northern Ireland +26 14 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £36,000 -

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (3.43%) SAS
2 24 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.40%) Microsoft Exchange
4 14 (1.60%) Apache
5 8 (0.92%) JBoss
5 8 (0.92%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.80%) Confluence
7 4 (0.46%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
8 3 (0.34%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.34%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.11%) CMS
10 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.11%) IIS
Applications
1 67 (7.67%) Microsoft Office
2 64 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (1.72%) iTrent
2 13 (1.49%) Infor SunSystems
3 7 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.57%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.34%) NEC Housing
5 3 (0.34%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.11%) Endur
7 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 200 (22.88%) AWS
2 145 (16.59%) Azure
3 101 (11.56%) Microsoft 365
4 40 (4.58%) Power Platform
5 29 (3.32%) Azure DevOps
5 29 (3.32%) Entra ID
6 26 (2.97%) Serverless
7 18 (2.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 15 (1.72%) Azure Data Factory
8 15 (1.72%) Azure Functions
9 14 (1.60%) GCP
10 13 (1.49%) Power Automate
11 12 (1.37%) Azure Logic Apps
11 12 (1.37%) PowerApps
12 11 (1.26%) Dynamics 365
13 10 (1.14%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 9 (1.03%) Mimecast
15 8 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (6.41%) LAN
2 52 (5.95%) WAN
3 32 (3.66%) Firewall
4 27 (3.09%) SAN
5 24 (2.75%) DNS
6 19 (2.17%) DHCP
7 18 (2.06%) Internet
7 18 (2.06%) Network Security
8 17 (1.95%) VLAN
9 16 (1.83%) Wireless
10 13 (1.49%) VoIP
11 9 (1.03%) TCP/IP
11 9 (1.03%) WLAN
12 8 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (0.92%) NetScaler
13 7 (0.80%) HTTP
13 7 (0.80%) MPLS
13 7 (0.80%) VPN
14 6 (0.69%) Cisco ISE
14 6 (0.69%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (20.59%) Tableau
2 42 (4.81%) SQL Server
3 38 (4.35%) Power BI
4 18 (2.06%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (1.60%) MySQL
7 13 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
9 11 (1.26%) Data Lake
10 10 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.03%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.92%) Metadata
13 7 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.57%) Big Data
15 4 (0.46%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.34%) Ingres
16 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 182 (20.82%) Git
2 25 (2.86%) JIRA
3 22 (2.52%) Selenium
4 15 (1.72%) WebDriver
5 11 (1.26%) Cypress.io
5 11 (1.26%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.26%) Visual Studio
6 10 (1.14%) NUnit
7 5 (0.57%) Appium
7 5 (0.57%) REST Assured
8 4 (0.46%) Burp Suite
8 4 (0.46%) Metasploit
8 4 (0.46%) Protractor
8 4 (0.46%) sqlmap
9 3 (0.34%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.34%) Deequ
9 3 (0.34%) Gatling
9 3 (0.34%) JMeter
9 3 (0.34%) Locust
9 3 (0.34%) Postman
General
1 466 (53.32%) Social Skills
2 270 (30.89%) Analytical Skills
3 168 (19.22%) Retail
4 165 (18.88%) Finance
5 141 (16.13%) Presentation Skills
6 97 (11.10%) Legal
7 87 (9.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 52 (5.95%) Banking
9 40 (4.58%) Manufacturing
10 36 (4.12%) Law
11 24 (2.75%) Military
12 22 (2.52%) Automotive
13 21 (2.40%) Investment Banking
14 20 (2.29%) Documentation Skills
15 19 (2.17%) Marketing
16 18 (2.06%) Public Sector
17 17 (1.95%) Organisational Skills
18 15 (1.72%) Aerospace
18 15 (1.72%) Influencing Skills
19 11 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 257 (29.41%) Analyst
2 231 (26.43%) Senior
3 129 (14.76%) Data Analyst
4 103 (11.78%) Senior Analyst
5 94 (10.76%) Senior Data Analyst
6 69 (7.89%) Lead
7 45 (5.15%) Data Scientist
7 45 (5.15%) Senior Data Scientist
8 42 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 39 (4.46%) Developer
10 34 (3.89%) Audit Manager
11 33 (3.78%) Support Analyst
12 32 (3.66%) Lead Data Analyst
12 32 (3.66%) Support Engineer
13 29 (3.32%) Applications Support
14 28 (3.20%) Quality Manager
15 27 (3.09%) Incident Manager
16 25 (2.86%) Network Engineer
17 23 (2.63%) Service Analyst
17 23 (2.63%) Vulnerability Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (5.72%) .NET
2 45 (5.15%) Pandas
2 45 (5.15%) PySpark
2 45 (5.15%) scikit-learn
2 45 (5.15%) TensorFlow
3 32 (3.66%) Web Services
4 26 (2.97%) CSS
4 26 (2.97%) HTML
5 23 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 22 (2.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (1.95%) JSON
7 17 (1.95%) XML
8 10 (1.14%) .NET Core
9 9 (1.03%) REST
10 7 (0.80%) Flash
10 7 (0.80%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (0.69%) ARM Templates
11 6 (0.69%) HTML5 Canvas
12 5 (0.57%) Elastic Stack
12 5 (0.57%) Playwright
Miscellaneous
1 77 (8.81%) Management Information System
2 53 (6.06%) Algorithms
3 30 (3.43%) Data Centre
4 29 (3.32%) CMDB
5 23 (2.63%) Legacy Systems
6 20 (2.29%) Onboarding
7 19 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.49%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.37%) Product Ownership
11 10 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
11 10 (1.14%) Market Risk
11 10 (1.14%) Replication
12 9 (1.03%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.92%) Cloud Native
14 7 (0.80%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 7 (0.80%) Cyberattack
14 7 (0.80%) FMCG
14 7 (0.80%) Security Posture
15 6 (0.69%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 129 (14.76%) Windows
2 56 (6.41%) Linux
3 36 (4.12%) Windows Server
4 29 (3.32%) Android
5 22 (2.52%) Windows Server 2016
6 19 (2.17%) Unix
7 18 (2.06%) Windows Server 2019
8 12 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.26%) Windows 10
10 10 (1.14%) AIX
11 7 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.69%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.57%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.57%) Solaris
14 2 (0.23%) CentOS
14 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (41.30%) Problem-Solving
2 195 (22.31%) Statistics
3 193 (22.08%) Actionable Insight
4 184 (21.05%) Mathematics
5 176 (20.14%) Visualisation
6 174 (19.91%) Data Analysis
7 171 (19.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 171 (19.57%) Storytelling
8 158 (18.08%) Analytics
9 152 (17.39%) ITIL
10 134 (15.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 132 (15.10%) Business Strategy
12 131 (14.99%) Data Pipeline
13 128 (14.65%) Incident Management
14 126 (14.42%) Customer Intelligence
15 101 (11.56%) Problem Management
16 96 (10.98%) Decision-Making
17 81 (9.27%) Change Management
18 78 (8.92%) Artificial Intelligence
19 77 (8.81%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 283 (32.38%) SQL
2 240 (27.46%) Python
3 52 (5.95%) Java
4 48 (5.49%) PowerShell
5 37 (4.23%) C#
6 36 (4.12%) JavaScript
7 16 (1.83%) Bash
7 16 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 13 (1.49%) R
9 12 (1.37%) C
10 9 (1.03%) C++
11 8 (0.92%) MATLAB
12 6 (0.69%) Perl
12 6 (0.69%) Scala
13 5 (0.57%) PHP
13 5 (0.57%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.57%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.34%) Go
14 3 (0.34%) VB
15 2 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 351 (40.16%) Degree
2 177 (20.25%) DBS Check
3 58 (6.64%) Master's Degree
4 49 (5.61%) Security Cleared
5 44 (5.03%) CISSP
6 34 (3.89%) CISM
7 30 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
8 28 (3.20%) SC Cleared
9 26 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (2.40%) DV Cleared
11 20 (2.29%) Azure Certification
12 19 (2.17%) CCNA
13 13 (1.49%) ACCA
13 13 (1.49%) AWS Certification
14 12 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (1.14%) CISA
16 9 (1.03%) HND
17 8 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 7 (0.80%) CEH
18 7 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (10.64%) QA
2 46 (5.26%) SLA
3 33 (3.78%) NIST
4 30 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (2.52%) Data Quality
6 19 (2.17%) IFRS
7 15 (1.72%) GDPR
8 11 (1.26%) Accessibility
9 10 (1.14%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.92%) IEC 62304
11 6 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
11 6 (0.69%) MiFID
11 6 (0.69%) UCITS
12 5 (0.57%) COSHH
12 5 (0.57%) GMP
12 5 (0.57%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.57%) NEBOSH
13 4 (0.46%) GRC
14 3 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
14 3 (0.34%) NIST 800
System Software
1 74 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 52 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.75%) Docker
4 20 (2.29%) vSphere
5 17 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (1.72%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.57%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.34%) Firmware
9 3 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.11%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.11%) Ceph
10 1 (0.11%) NFS
10 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 40 (4.58%) Kubernetes
1 40 (4.58%) Terraform
2 22 (2.52%) Ansible
3 19 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 15 (1.72%) SCCM
5 11 (1.26%) Grafana
6 7 (0.80%) Foglight
7 6 (0.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 6 (0.69%) vCenter Server
8 5 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (0.57%) Opsview
8 5 (0.57%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.46%) Cacti
10 3 (0.34%) Kibana
10 3 (0.34%) Oracle Statspack
10 3 (0.34%) SCOM
10 3 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.34%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 234 (26.77%) Microsoft
2 183 (20.94%) Databricks
3 65 (7.44%) VMware
4 45 (5.15%) ServiceNow
5 29 (3.32%) Cisco
6 28 (3.20%) Google
7 25 (2.86%) NCR
7 25 (2.86%) Oracle
8 24 (2.75%) SAP
9 22 (2.52%) Citrix
10 18 (2.06%) HP
11 17 (1.95%) Veeam
12 14 (1.60%) Dell
13 13 (1.49%) Fortinet
13 13 (1.49%) Infor
14 11 (1.26%) SolarWinds
15 10 (1.14%) AppDynamics
15 10 (1.14%) Red Hat
16 9 (1.03%) Splunk
17 8 (0.92%) Sophos