The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Root Cause Analysis
UK
Rank 369 346 374
Rank change year-on-year -23 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 654 950 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.93% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.05% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 502 746 640
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -7.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76%  

Root Cause Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74564 90782 91624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.03% 88.50% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61277 75155 74101
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Root Cause Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Root Cause Analysis in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 614 £47,500 +5.55% 68
London -9 239 £57,500 +4.54% 19
South East -16 130 £50,000 +17.64% 15
West Midlands +22 66 £40,000 +6.66% 13
City of London +51 56 £61,250 +2.08% 10
North West -8 46 £39,000 +11.42% 4
Birmingham +19 43 £40,500 +8.00% 3
Yorkshire -2 39 £37,500 +5.63% 7
Surrey +8 37 £57,500 +27.77% 3
East of England +7 35 £50,000 +28.20% 1
Hampshire +26 27 £35,000 -5.40% 5
South West +11 25 £45,000 +39.53% 4
East Midlands -9 25 £33,250 -5.00% 2
Scotland +16 22 £60,000 +50.00%
West Yorkshire -3 22 £37,500 +5.63% 4
Buckinghamshire +31 20 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Milton Keynes +19 20 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Manchester -26 20 £40,750 +16.42% 3
Hertfordshire +16 19 £60,000 +9.09%
Berkshire -29 17 £41,500 -10.27% 1
West Sussex +10 15 £50,000 +8.10% 1
Oxfordshire -16 15 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Cheshire +16 13 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Edinburgh +4 13 £67,500 +58.82%
Reading +19 10 £27,750 -41.57% 1
Wiltshire +16 10 £45,000 +50.00%
Bedfordshire +14 10 £32,500 -7.14%
Abingdon +8 10 £35,000 -15.15%
Bradford +5 10 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Leeds -11 10 £45,000 +26.76% 2

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 415 (30.86%) ITIL
2 407 (30.26%) Windows
3 311 (23.12%) Finance
4 293 (21.78%) Microsoft
5 282 (20.97%) Problem Management
6 280 (20.82%) SQL
7 262 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
8 255 (18.96%) Linux
9 240 (17.84%) Degree
10 239 (17.77%) Active Directory
11 226 (16.80%) VMware
12 217 (16.13%) Firewall
13 212 (15.76%) Cisco
14 203 (15.09%) SLA
15 182 (13.53%) Data Centre
16 179 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
17 175 (13.01%) SQL Server
18 168 (12.49%) DNS
19 161 (11.97%) MS Excel
20 160 (11.90%) Java
21 157 (11.67%) Service Delivery
22 151 (11.23%) Windows Server
23 149 (11.08%) Agile Software Development
24 147 (10.93%) Continuous Improvement
25 142 (10.56%) Unix
26 139 (10.33%) Incident Management
27 133 (9.89%) Computer Science
28 130 (9.67%) TCP/IP
29 129 (9.59%) LAN
30 126 (9.37%) WAN

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills 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 86 (6.39%) Tomcat
2 80 (5.95%) Apache
3 78 (5.80%) MS Exchange
4 57 (4.24%) JBoss
5 41 (3.05%) SharePoint
6 40 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 28 (2.08%) IIS
8 24 (1.78%) Skype for Business
9 16 (1.19%) WebLogic
10 15 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.97%) SAS
13 12 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 11 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (0.74%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
17 7 (0.52%) Apache Spark
17 7 (0.52%) Confluence
18 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
18 5 (0.37%) GlassFish
Applications
1 161 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 113 (8.40%) MS Office
3 48 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (0.97%) MS Project
6 5 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.30%) Final Cut Pro
7 4 (0.30%) QuarkXPress
8 3 (0.22%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 16 (1.19%) SAP FI
2 15 (1.12%) SAP CO
2 15 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (0.67%) SAP CRM
4 7 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.52%) SAP CAR
4 7 (0.52%) SAP Retail
5 6 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.45%) Infor M3
5 6 (0.45%) Maximo
5 6 (0.45%) SAP POS DM
5 6 (0.45%) Sentinel
6 5 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.37%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 5 (0.37%) SAP PP
6 5 (0.37%) SAP QM
7 4 (0.30%) SAP GRC
8 3 (0.22%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.22%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 79 (5.87%) Office 365
2 68 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (2.68%) SaaS
4 14 (1.04%) IaaS
5 7 (0.52%) Akamai
5 7 (0.52%) Sumo Logic
6 6 (0.45%) PaaS
6 6 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.30%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.30%) Dropbox
7 4 (0.30%) G Suite
8 3 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.22%) Yammer
9 2 (0.15%) GitHub
9 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 217 (16.13%) Firewall
2 168 (12.49%) DNS
3 130 (9.67%) TCP/IP
4 129 (9.59%) LAN
5 126 (9.37%) WAN
6 105 (7.81%) DHCP
7 74 (5.50%) SAN
8 58 (4.31%) VPN
9 51 (3.79%) OSPF
10 48 (3.57%) Network Security
11 45 (3.35%) HTTP
12 44 (3.27%) Internet
12 44 (3.27%) SMTP
13 35 (2.60%) LDAP
14 34 (2.53%) Wireless
15 28 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
15 28 (2.08%) SSL
15 28 (2.08%) VLAN
16 26 (1.93%) Cisco Nexus
17 25 (1.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 45 (3.35%) Relational Database
3 35 (2.60%) MySQL
3 35 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (1.41%) SAP HANA
5 19 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (0.97%) Data Mining
7 13 (0.97%) RDBMS
8 11 (0.82%) Hadoop
8 11 (0.82%) MongoDB
8 11 (0.82%) NoSQL
9 10 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (0.67%) OLAP
11 8 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 44 (3.27%) Jenkins
2 39 (2.90%) Git (software)
3 23 (1.71%) JIRA
4 21 (1.56%) Selenium
5 18 (1.34%) JMeter
5 18 (1.34%) Maven
6 15 (1.12%) Visual Studio
7 14 (1.04%) Eclipse
8 13 (0.97%) Ant
8 13 (0.97%) JUnit
8 13 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (0.45%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.45%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.45%) WATIR
12 5 (0.37%) jMock
12 5 (0.37%) SonarQube
13 4 (0.30%) FitNesse
13 4 (0.30%) IntelliJ
General
1 311 (23.12%) Finance
2 76 (5.65%) Retail
3 75 (5.58%) Banking
4 59 (4.39%) Telecoms
5 31 (2.30%) Legal
6 30 (2.23%) Manufacturing
7 28 (2.08%) Back Office
8 21 (1.56%) Marketing
9 19 (1.41%) Front Office
10 18 (1.34%) Advertising
10 18 (1.34%) Billing
11 13 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 12 (0.89%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.82%) German Language
14 10 (0.74%) Dutch Language
14 10 (0.74%) French Language
15 9 (0.67%) Law
16 8 (0.59%) Italian Language
16 8 (0.59%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 336 (24.98%) Analyst
2 123 (9.14%) Support Analyst
3 109 (8.10%) Applications Support
4 102 (7.58%) Support Engineer
5 97 (7.21%) Network Engineer
6 72 (5.35%) Developer
7 59 (4.39%) Linux Engineer
8 52 (3.87%) Administrator
9 51 (3.79%) Consultant
9 51 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 49 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
10 49 (3.64%) Service Manager
11 48 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
12 42 (3.12%) Architect
13 36 (2.68%) 3rd Line Support
14 35 (2.60%) Service Analyst
15 32 (2.38%) Applications Engineer
15 32 (2.38%) Business Analyst
15 32 (2.38%) Security Analyst
15 32 (2.38%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (5.65%) .NET
2 56 (4.16%) HTML
2 56 (4.16%) Middleware
3 55 (4.09%) XML
4 46 (3.42%) CSS
5 39 (2.90%) Web Services
6 34 (2.53%) Spring
7 24 (1.78%) jQuery
7 24 (1.78%) LAMP
7 24 (1.78%) SOAP
8 23 (1.71%) REST
9 22 (1.64%) ASP.NET
10 20 (1.49%) JMS
11 18 (1.34%) AngularJS
11 18 (1.34%) J2EE
12 17 (1.26%) .NET Framework
13 14 (1.04%) Apache Camel
14 13 (0.97%) 802.1X
15 12 (0.89%) Servlets
16 11 (0.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 262 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
2 182 (13.53%) Data Centre
3 133 (9.89%) Computer Science
4 122 (9.07%) Management Information System
5 29 (2.16%) Virtual Team
6 27 (2.01%) Clustering
7 24 (1.78%) Replication
8 23 (1.71%) CMDB
9 18 (1.34%) User Experience
10 17 (1.26%) Blackberry
11 16 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
12 14 (1.04%) EPoS
12 14 (1.04%) FMCG
13 13 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (0.97%) iPad
13 13 (0.97%) Wiki
14 12 (0.89%) Equities
14 12 (0.89%) Fintech
14 12 (0.89%) iPhone
14 12 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 407 (30.26%) Windows
2 255 (18.96%) Linux
3 151 (11.23%) Windows Server
4 142 (10.56%) Unix
5 100 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 96 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 91 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 77 (5.72%) Windows 7
9 47 (3.49%) Windows 10
10 45 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (2.01%) Mac OS X
12 23 (1.71%) CentOS
12 23 (1.71%) Windows 8
13 20 (1.49%) Mac OS
14 13 (0.97%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.89%) Solaris
16 8 (0.59%) Windows XP
17 7 (0.52%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.45%) Debian
18 6 (0.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (30.86%) ITIL
2 282 (20.97%) Problem Management
3 157 (11.67%) Service Delivery
4 149 (11.08%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (10.93%) Continuous Improvement
6 139 (10.33%) Incident Management
7 122 (9.07%) Change Management
8 121 (9.00%) Project Management
9 105 (7.81%) Service Management
10 92 (6.84%) Software Engineering
11 90 (6.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 88 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 83 (6.17%) Mentoring
14 82 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
15 78 (5.80%) Process Improvement
15 78 (5.80%) Risk Management
16 70 (5.20%) Information Security
17 60 (4.46%) Configuration Management
18 57 (4.24%) Open Source
19 56 (4.16%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 280 (20.82%) SQL
2 160 (11.90%) Java
3 97 (7.21%) PowerShell
3 97 (7.21%) Python
4 83 (6.17%) Perl
5 78 (5.80%) C#
6 73 (5.43%) JavaScript
7 60 (4.46%) Bash Shell
8 53 (3.94%) T-SQL
9 40 (2.97%) C
10 32 (2.38%) VB
10 32 (2.38%) VBScript
11 27 (2.01%) PHP
12 23 (1.71%) VB.NET
13 22 (1.64%) C++
13 22 (1.64%) Shell Script
14 19 (1.41%) Ruby
15 14 (1.04%) PL/SQL
16 12 (0.89%) VBA
17 5 (0.37%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 240 (17.84%) Degree
2 98 (7.29%) Cisco Certification
3 88 (6.54%) ITIL Certification
4 72 (5.35%) Security Cleared
5 64 (4.76%) CCNA
6 59 (4.39%) CISSP
7 57 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 50 (3.72%) CCNP
9 46 (3.42%) SC Cleared
10 41 (3.05%) CISM
11 28 (2.08%) MCSE
12 27 (2.01%) MCP
13 24 (1.78%) MCSA
13 24 (1.78%) SANS
14 17 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 17 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 16 (1.19%) DV Cleared
16 15 (1.12%) CCVP
17 13 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
17 13 (0.97%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (15.09%) SLA
2 65 (4.83%) QA
3 48 (3.57%) PCI DSS
4 38 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (2.16%) Data Quality
6 17 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.67%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.59%) GxP
9 7 (0.52%) SSAE 16
10 3 (0.22%) COBIT
10 3 (0.22%) ISO27002
11 2 (0.15%) IFRS
11 2 (0.15%) PMO
11 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.074%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.074%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.074%) GDPR
12 1 (0.074%) HL7
12 1 (0.074%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 239 (17.77%) Active Directory
2 179 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 37 (2.75%) XenApp
5 31 (2.30%) vSphere
5 31 (2.30%) XenDesktop
6 18 (1.34%) VMware ESX
7 14 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.97%) NFS
8 13 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (0.74%) KVM
11 9 (0.67%) Docker
12 8 (0.59%) Firmware
12 8 (0.59%) VMware Server
13 7 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
14 6 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
15 5 (0.37%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 62 (4.61%) SCCM
2 47 (3.49%) Puppet
3 41 (3.05%) Red Hat Satellite
4 36 (2.68%) Nagios
4 36 (2.68%) SCOM
5 24 (1.78%) Microsoft Clustering
6 21 (1.56%) Opsview
7 19 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (1.34%) Ansible
9 15 (1.12%) Backup Exec
9 15 (1.12%) SELinux
10 12 (0.89%) NetBackup
11 11 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
12 10 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (0.74%) Nessus
13 9 (0.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 8 (0.59%) CA Spectrum
14 8 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
14 8 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 7 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 293 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 226 (16.80%) VMware
3 212 (15.76%) Cisco
4 112 (8.33%) Citrix
5 101 (7.51%) Red Hat
6 100 (7.43%) SAP
7 89 (6.62%) HP
8 83 (6.17%) Oracle
9 67 (4.98%) CheckPoint
10 50 (3.72%) NetApp
11 45 (3.35%) Fortinet
12 41 (3.05%) IBM
13 38 (2.83%) F5
14 37 (2.75%) Apple
15 30 (2.23%) Juniper
15 30 (2.23%) Sophos
16 29 (2.16%) Symantec
17 28 (2.08%) Splunk
17 28 (2.08%) Sun
18 27 (2.01%) Remedy
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
TJ Peel
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £34000 Per Annum DOE
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 2.5 k flexi benifits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £35k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 + flexible benefit options
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £29,325 to £39,100 per annum Additional Shift Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Car All + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: £70k - £90k dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: £70k - £80k dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + £5000 car allowance + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago