Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Root Cause Analysis
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 171 227
Rank change year-on-year +16 +56 +31
Permanent jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 184 194 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.84% 1.69% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.90% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 144 132 83
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £24,300 £31,500 £30,150
90th Percentile £71,500 £57,250 £60,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8911 10210 9576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.90% 89.18% 87.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7215 7983 7897
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,700
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 West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Root Cause Analysis in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Birmingham -20 57 £38,000 -8.43% 1
Shropshire +22 35 £71,500 +59.82%
Coventry +2 18 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton +11 17 £26,000 -52.73%
Warwickshire -3 14 £36,500 +0.69% 3
Solihull +3 12 £60,000 +71.43%
Staffordshire +15 7 £70,000 +100.00%
Worcestershire -12 4 £23,750 -32.14%
Halesowen - 1 £26,000 -
Smethwick - 1 £17,000 -
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 81 (44.02%) ITIL
2 57 (30.98%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (27.17%) Windows
4 45 (24.46%) Microsoft
5 44 (23.91%) Degree
6 40 (21.74%) SLA
7 32 (17.39%) SAP
8 31 (16.85%) Software Engineering
9 30 (16.30%) Web Services
10 29 (15.76%) Mentoring
11 28 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
11 28 (15.22%) Security Cleared
11 28 (15.22%) ABAP
12 27 (14.67%) Active Directory
12 27 (14.67%) Firewall
12 27 (14.67%) Risk Management
12 27 (14.67%) VMware
12 27 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (14.13%) Data Centre
13 26 (14.13%) SQL
14 24 (13.04%) Tomcat
14 24 (13.04%) Validation
14 24 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (13.04%) Remedy
15 23 (12.50%) Document Management
15 23 (12.50%) Business Analysis
16 22 (11.96%) Computer Science
16 22 (11.96%) Problem Management
17 21 (11.41%) TOGAF
17 21 (11.41%) Linux

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 24 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 19 (10.33%) Documentum
3 17 (9.24%) Apache
4 11 (5.98%) NetWeaver
5 9 (4.89%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (3.26%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.63%) JBoss
9 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (9.24%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (9.24%) SAP EWM
2 11 (5.98%) SAP CRM
3 7 (3.80%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (2.17%) assyst
6 2 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.54%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.54%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.80%) GitHub
3 5 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.63%) IaaS
5 3 (1.63%) Office 365
6 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.67%) Firewall
2 20 (10.87%) DNS
3 17 (9.24%) LAN
3 17 (9.24%) WAN
4 15 (8.15%) DHCP
5 14 (7.61%) SAN
6 11 (5.98%) OSPF
7 9 (4.89%) Internet
7 9 (4.89%) NAS
8 7 (3.80%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.26%) 802.11
9 6 (3.26%) VPN
10 4 (2.17%) Network Security
11 3 (1.63%) DMZ
11 3 (1.63%) NaaS
12 1 (0.54%) BGP
12 1 (0.54%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.54%) KDB
5 1 (0.54%) MS Access
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.54%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (10.87%) Jenkins
1 20 (10.87%) Selenium
2 12 (6.52%) Maven
3 7 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.72%) JIRA
5 2 (1.09%) CANoe
6 1 (0.54%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.54%) JBehave
6 1 (0.54%) JMeter
6 1 (0.54%) JUnit
6 1 (0.54%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.54%) Subversion
6 1 (0.54%) TestNG
6 1 (0.54%) WATIR
General
1 17 (9.24%) Finance
2 10 (5.43%) Retail
3 3 (1.63%) Banking
3 3 (1.63%) Legal
3 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.54%) Automotive
4 1 (0.54%) Electronics
4 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (33.70%) Analyst
2 21 (11.41%) SAP Analyst
3 20 (10.87%) Graduate
3 20 (10.87%) Technical Support
4 19 (10.33%) Support Analyst
5 18 (9.78%) SAP Support
5 18 (9.78%) SAP Support Analyst
6 17 (9.24%) Graduate Analyst
6 17 (9.24%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 17 (9.24%) Support Engineer
7 16 (8.70%) Architect
8 15 (8.15%) Network Engineer
9 13 (7.07%) Developer
9 13 (7.07%) Technical Engineer
9 13 (7.07%) Technical Support Engineer
10 12 (6.52%) Business Analyst
10 12 (6.52%) Pega Architect
10 12 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
11 10 (5.43%) Security Analyst
12 9 (4.89%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.30%) Web Services
2 20 (10.87%) SOAP
3 19 (10.33%) Middleware
3 19 (10.33%) REST
4 11 (5.98%) Web Dynpro
5 9 (4.89%) WAP
6 6 (3.26%) 802.1X
7 5 (2.72%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.09%) .NET
8 2 (1.09%) Java EE
9 1 (0.54%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.54%) JMS
9 1 (0.54%) RESTful
9 1 (0.54%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (14.13%) Data Centre
3 22 (11.96%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.07%) Clustering
5 10 (5.43%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.89%) SCADA
7 5 (2.72%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.63%) Cybercrime
8 3 (1.63%) Handset
8 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.63%) User Experience
9 1 (0.54%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 50 (27.17%) Windows
2 21 (11.41%) Linux
3 17 (9.24%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.80%) Windows 10
6 7 (3.80%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.26%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.26%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.63%) CentOS
8 3 (1.63%) Unix
9 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (44.02%) ITIL
2 57 (30.98%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (16.85%) Software Engineering
4 29 (15.76%) Mentoring
5 27 (14.67%) Risk Management
6 24 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (13.04%) Validation
7 23 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 23 (12.50%) Document Management
8 22 (11.96%) Problem Management
9 21 (11.41%) TOGAF
10 20 (10.87%) Change Management
10 20 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (10.87%) Data Management
10 20 (10.87%) DevOps
10 20 (10.87%) QMS
10 20 (10.87%) Quality Management
10 20 (10.87%) Service Delivery
10 20 (10.87%) Test Automation
11 19 (10.33%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.22%) ABAP
2 26 (14.13%) SQL
3 19 (10.33%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.89%) Bash Shell
5 8 (4.35%) VBScript
6 5 (2.72%) C#
6 5 (2.72%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.72%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.72%) VB
7 4 (2.17%) Java
7 4 (2.17%) X++
8 2 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (23.91%) Degree
2 28 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 20 (10.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (10.33%) MCSA
4 19 (10.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (8.15%) MCSE
7 13 (7.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (4.89%) CISSP
8 9 (4.89%) GCIH
9 8 (4.35%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (3.80%) DV Cleared
10 7 (3.80%) MCITP
11 6 (3.26%) GCIA
11 6 (3.26%) Master's Degree
11 6 (3.26%) MCP
11 6 (3.26%) SSCP
12 3 (1.63%) CCNA
12 3 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (21.74%) SLA
2 19 (10.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (5.98%) QA
4 9 (4.89%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.17%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.63%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (1.09%) GDPR
8 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (14.67%) Active Directory
1 27 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (10.87%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.89%) UAG
4 8 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.63%) vSphere
7 1 (0.54%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (10.33%) Puppet
2 14 (7.61%) SCCM
3 13 (7.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 11 (5.98%) SCOM
4 11 (5.98%) WSUS
5 9 (4.89%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (3.80%) ZABBIX
7 5 (2.72%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.63%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.63%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.09%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.54%) Nagios
10 1 (0.54%) Netcool
10 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (24.46%) Microsoft
2 32 (17.39%) SAP
3 27 (14.67%) VMware
4 24 (13.04%) Remedy
5 21 (11.41%) Cisco
5 21 (11.41%) EMC
6 20 (10.87%) HP
7 19 (10.33%) Pega
8 12 (6.52%) CheckPoint
9 11 (5.98%) Fortinet
9 11 (5.98%) Oracle
10 9 (4.89%) NetApp
11 7 (3.80%) Sun
12 6 (3.26%) Fujitsu
13 5 (2.72%) Juniper
13 5 (2.72%) LANDesk
14 4 (2.17%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.63%) Citrix
15 3 (1.63%) Splunk
16 2 (1.09%) 3PAR